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 ...

NYC mayor targets growing income gap

World / Politics Jan 5, 2014

NYC mayor targets growing income gap

by Ed Pilkington

The 18 cm of snow dumped over New York on his second day in office is not the only blizzard Bill de Blasio, the newly installed mayor, is having to negotiate. He is also heading into a political blizzard over his plans to tackle ...