De Blasio becomes the city's 109th mayor
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Thursday 23 July 2009
The Naked Cowboy might be considered a quirky asset to New York City's tourism industry. Now the Times Square traffic-stopper says he'd make a mighty fine mayor.
Monday 13 July 2009
Eavesdrop on any adland lunch table chat right now and you’ll find that confidence is creeping back onto the menu. We’ve hit recession’s rock bottom and now we’re on the (slow) bounce. And it’s not just wishful thinking. We have facts.
Wednesday 17 June 2009
Sunday 03 May 2009
Thursday 30 April 2009
Tuesday 04 November 2008
The 9/11 Hotel, Channel 4<br/>Cutting Edge:The 9/11 Faker Channel 4<br/>Legends: Humphrey Lyttelton, BBC4
Sunday 14 September 2008
Tuesday 29 July 2008
A seven-year-old American girl living in the UK with her mother has vanished during a supervised visit to the US to see her father.
Sunday 27 July 2008
Friday 30 May 2008
A construction crane collapsed today in a residential Manhattan neighbourhood, smashing into a 23-story apartment building as it fell to the ground, killing one construction worker and seriously injuring two others.
Tuesday 06 May 2008
The first day in a new job is always stressful. But when you are in charge of a £11bn budget covering buses, the Tube, police and fire services for one of the greatest cities in the world, you can be forgiven for having a few first-day nerves.
Saturday 03 May 2008
At least 58 female employees at the financial news service Bloomberg are filing claims against the company after it was alleged they were sexually discriminated against after becoming pregnant.
Thursday 17 April 2008
When Gordon Brown touched down in New York just before midnight on Tuesday for his three-day American swing, he should have been in high spirits. More even than Tony Blair, he might consider the US a second home. He has albums of holiday snaps from Cape Cod and his legion of lefty Democrat chums here could form their own Facebook network. Funny, then, that almost no one cared he was coming.
Sunday 17 February 2008
Friday 11 January 2008
Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire Mayor of New York, can't say it often enough: no, he is not positioning himself for an independent run at the White House. Funny then, that he keeps taking steps that seem to suggest otherwise, most recently eliciting research from all 50 states on his chances of winning.
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Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
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London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Jose Manuel Barroso warns David Cameron against making 'historic mistake' over immigration reforms
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