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Rikers Healthcare Provider Corizon Under Fire at City Council Hearing

Members of the City Council grilled representatives of Corizon, the for-profit company that provides healthcare on Rikers Island, over what many have deemed inadequate care and preventable deaths of inmates during a hearing today—and raised the specter of ending the city’s relationship with the company. 1 032 mots de plus

Why Not Stand In Front Of Kroger's And Have An Argument About Guns?

When Shannon Watts and her Moms first started campaigning to turn popular retail destinations into gun-free zones, the pro-gun noisemakers went ballistic, accusing her (and the eminence… 664 mots de plus


Martha Stewart Claims She's Got The Skills To Roll A Perfect Joint

Martha Stewart, seen above telling the folks at Chipotle how big to make her burrito, sat down with Andy Cohen at 92nd Street Y… 220 mots de plus

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Linda Hill: An Opportunity For Farina To Exorcise the Lingering Presence of Bloomberg

Until very recently Linda Hill, principal of Dreyfus Intermediate School on Staten Island , was known, when at all, as the chief tormentor of teacher Francesco Portelos, whose career and reputation she tried and failed to destroy, even if she did cause the man an enormous amount of hardship. 464 mots de plus

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Bloomberg LP Inks Deal for 150K SF in Midtown

Bloomberg LP has signed a lease for 150,000 square feet at 919 Third Avenue between East 55th and East 56th Streets, close to its Lexington Avenue headquarters. 132 mots de plus

NYC Council Holds Hearing Into Report On Overhaul Of 911 System

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The City Council is holding a hearing into a scathing report on the overhaul of the 911 system.

The Department of Investigation found the Bloomberg administration mismanaged the project. 306 mots de plus


Michael Bloomberg: Keystone veto is an opportunity for Canada, rather than a loss

The Keystone XL pipeline has become a perfect symbol of Washington’s dysfunction. Democrats exaggerate its environmental impact while Republicans exaggerate its economic benefits. In the debate, each side talks past the other, because each cares more about gaining a political advantage than a policy achievement. 636 mots de plus

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