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Former Bloomberg Spokeswoman Fined for Violating Conflict of Interest Rules

Ex-City Hall spokeswoman Julie Wood violated rules after going to work at Kickstarter, a board ruled.

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Tardy Mayor Docked Boat Three Miles from Flt. 587 Crash Memorial

The mayor's aides said the decision to take a boat to Rockaway was made before Wednesday morning. 

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Sugar Mailed to Bratton's Office Sparks White Powder Scare at Police HQ

A woman mailed an envelope of sugar to the police commissioner so he could analyze it, sources said.

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4 WTC Becomes First Tower at Trade Center Site to Open

4 WTC becomes the first completed building in the WTC site.

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Small Schools and Charters Get Top Marks in Ed Department Progress Reports

Nine of the top 10 scoring high schools were small schools or charters, according to DOE data.

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President Obama To Visit Crown Heights' P-TECH Friday

The President will speak at Brooklyn's Pathways in Technology Early College High School Oct. 25.

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Energy Tech H.S. Principal Preps Students for College and Career

The school offers a six-year program where students can earn an associates degree.

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Taxi and Limousine Commission Chief Tells Staff He Plans to Leave

David Yassky was denounced by Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota last week.

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Police Response Times on the Rise According to a New Report

The average response times for the most serious calls of crimes in progress are up from last year.

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Bill de Blasio Responds to Bloomberg's 'Racist Campaign' Remark

Michael Bloomberg, in an extended interview with New York , criticized the Democrat's tactics.

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State Supreme Court Strikes Down City's Prevailing Wage Law

Mayor Bloomberg's office said the decision will protect jobs and encourage investment in the city.


Parkland, Housing and More to be Developed on Former ConEd Site in DUMBO

The Alloy Development/Monadnock Construction design for the space was chosen from a goup of 11 finalists.

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Yankee Stadium, Not Queens, Will Host New MLS Team, Mayor Says

Mayor Bloomberg inadvertently revealed the change, but the remarks were later scrubbed from his website.

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Bill Thompson Proposes Easier Sandy Buy-Out Process

The mayoral candidate criticized Bloomberg's plans to also allow developers access to bought-out land.

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Mayor Bloomberg Announces Launch of Select Bus Along Webster Avenue

The Bx41 Select Bus is expected to reduce travel time by up to 20 percent.