The mayor read fictional quotes of himself predicting the dire effects of the storm.
Hopefully they’ll get Jason Schwartzman to play this guy in the movie version of #blizzardpocalypse 2015.
Last month, some members of the New York Police Department publicly turned their backs on Mayor Bill de Blasio. We asked New Yorkers: Should they have turned their backs on him?
A new poll shows that most New York City voters are mad at NYPD officers for beefing with Mayor Bill de Blasio. But most also think the New York City Police Department is doing a good job — that is, except among black voters.
New York City Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said his officers are making more arrests than last week, when they appeared to be engaged in a work slowdown. Despite the drop-off in arrests, crime rates also continued to fall.
The New York City Police Department’s Office of the Inspector General just published a report on the use of chokeholds. Here’s a simple guide to understanding what they found.
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton gave their end of the year news conference Monday and city crime stats. BuzzFeed News highlights the takeaways and provides some context.
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton had specifically asked the officers not to turn away from the New York City mayor. On Sunday afternoon pictures of a few cops who refused to turn away from the mayor also made the rounds on social media.
Landmarks across New York City went dark for five minutes Tuesday night in honor of the two NYPD officers who were shot and killed last week.
The tension didn’t just begin after two officers were assassinated in Brooklyn on Saturday — it goes back years and involves Al Sharpton, stop-and-frisk, and an inspector general. And the next battle — negotiating two major union contracts — is looming.
Why is this happening?! It’s because de Blasio dropped this groundhog.
New NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio attempted to eat at a Staten Island pizzeria like a regular New Yorker.
Rev. Fred Lucas Jr., a Brooklyn-based pastor who serves as a chaplain for the Department of Sanitation referred to New York City as a plantation during the inauguration ceremonies for Mayor Bill de Blasio. Lucas was thanked by de Blasio by name during his speech.
IL, the high-end Italian magazine names Bill de Blasio the “Italian of the Year” and “next mayor of New York” in its November issue.
A repudiation of Mayor Michael Bloomberg. And a new kind of identity politics?