Mayor Bill de Blasio

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January 29, 2019 - 11:04 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- City Hall says Mayor Bill de Blasio was not aware that his former Chief of Staff Kevin O'Brien had been fired from his previous job after being accused of sexual harassment. RELATED: De Blasio on presidential run: ‘I never rule things out’ | De Blasio plan requires 2 weeks...
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Passengers board an MTA bus near First Avenue
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January 24, 2019 - 3:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- We all know how sluggish city buses can be, but the mayor wants to change that. The NYPD now has a squad for clearing out bus lanes, and the ticket for parking in one costs $115. RELATED: EXCLUSIVE: MTA reports significant improvements to subways, buses | Bed bug scare...
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A horse drawn carriage operator walks his horse along the side of the road while waiting to take tourists on tours through Central Park on March 11, 2014 in New York City. New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio has proposed a ban on the carriages, though oppo
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January 09, 2019 - 11:05 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Hold your horses Mr. Mayor. A judge has ordered Mayor Bill de Blasio to hold off on enforcing new horse carriage rules. RELATED: 20 hurt in Germany as horse carriages collide on Christmas New rules set to go into effect on February 15, prohibit carriages from picking up...
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Zane Walker lost his best buddy Lucien 5 years ago to a speeding driver
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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
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.
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
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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
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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.
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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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