Mayor Bill de Blasio

Zane Walker lost his best buddy Lucien 5 years ago to a speeding driver
Juliet Papa/1010 WINS
September 04, 2018 - 12:02 pm
NEWARK, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio signed a council bill to expand the speed camera program in school zones. The measure will allow the city to start issuing tickets to speeders again. “The clock has been ticking, and the State Senate has refused to provide speed cameras to protect the...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
Dreamstime
September 01, 2018 - 5:07 pm
A new marijuana police goes into effect Saturday throughout the five boroughs.
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
August 27, 2018 - 6:51 am
The speed cameras in front of city schools are expected to turn back on just in time for the first day of classes.
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New York City subway train.
August 22, 2018 - 7:15 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor de Blasio took a ride on the L train Monday to reassure commuters bracing for the shutdown that everything will be alright. After a ride into Brooklyn to the Grand St. stop, de Blasio said he understood how vital the L train is to New Yorkers. He explained the city has...
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Rikers Island
Anthony Behar/Sipa Press
August 15, 2018 - 1:29 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio discussed plans Wednesday to build new prisons in four boroughs to replace the complex on Riker’s Island.
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An MTA bus in New York City
Photo Credit: Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
August 15, 2018 - 6:52 am
The MTA has some dramatic plans to cut costs, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
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Cops rally outside city hall after a year without a contract.
Al Jones/1010 WINS
August 01, 2018 - 1:45 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Members of the NYPD held a rally outside of city hall on Wednesday. Hundreds of cops were out protesting one year without a contract. "Keep your fake praise, but give us a raise," PBA President Pat Lynch said. The outspoken union boss took aim at the mayor's travel schedule...
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Plastic drinking straws
Dreamstime
July 26, 2018 - 2:46 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- By the end of the year there will be no more plastic straws at Barclays Center. The venue will become New York City's first sports and entertainment facility to make the move. The news comes on the heels of word that Disney is joining the movement as well. The company...
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The Park Savoy Hotel on 58th Street.
Roger Stern/1010 WINS
July 03, 2018 - 7:28 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Some people who live on West 58th Street have filed a lawsuit to stop a homeless shleter from opening on their block. They claim it's due in part to concern about the safety of the people who would be living in that shelter. The group calls itself the West 58th Coalition and...
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis.
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
June 21, 2018 - 1:05 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- House Republican leaders abruptly postponed voting on a compromise immigration measure amid ongoing infighting between conservatives and moderates. Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's office confirmed the decision. Voting that had been expected Thursday now would be held...
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