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New York City 'looking to recoup' any unpaid Trump taxes

Business Oct 4, 2018

New York City 'looking to recoup' any unpaid Trump taxes

New York City will seek any taxes that President Donald Trump should have paid for money he received from his late father, Mayor Bill de Blasio said, following a New York Times report on the transactions. "It's clear to me that there are real ramifications ...

Amazon yank Nazi-, Imperial Japan-themed TV ads from N.Y. subway

Business Nov 25, 2015

Amazon yank Nazi-, Imperial Japan-themed TV ads from N.Y. subway

Amazon.com Inc. on Monday agreed to pull advertisements for a new television show featuring Nazi-inspired imagery from New York City's subway system, a transit official said, hours after Mayor Bill de Blasio called on the company to do so. The advertisements for "The Man in ...

Big Apple rat race: $3 million thrown at rodent plague

World Oct 19, 2015

Big Apple rat race: $3 million thrown at rodent plague

Faced with a problem as old as New York itself, officials are turning to new ways to control the legions of rodents residing in the city. Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration has promised nearly $3 million and a new plan in which inspectors target specific ...