Category: New York

New York

Nolte: Mayor Bill De Blasio Blasts Ocasio-Cortez for Killing Amazon Deal

Mayor Bill de Blasio (D-NY) ripped into Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) for her role in killing the deal to bring Amazon to Queens. During an appearance on WNYC radio this week, the mayor said, “As a progressive my entire life — and I ain’t changing — I’ll take on any progressive anywhere that thinks it’s […]

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Amazon only has itself to blame for its failed New York campus

It took Amazon more than a year of behind-the-scenes negotiating to announced that it would be building a big office in New York City. Then, it took the ecommerce giant just three months to say “actually, never mind.” In case you missed it: this morning, Amazon announced that it would […]

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Amazon No Longer Building New York Headquarters Due to Backlash

Amazon announced Thursday it will not build its second headquarters in New York City amid growing opposition to the project. The online retailer has faced opposition from some New York politicians, who were unhappy with the tax incentives Amazon was promised. Amazon said Thursday it does not plan to look for another location, and will […]

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Episode 678: BFAMFAPhD Artist Run Spaces.

http://traffic.libsyn.com/badatsports/Bad_at_Sports_Episode_678_BFAMFAPhD_-_Artist_Run_Spaces.mp3download This week bad at sports presents a panel on making and being presented at Hauser and Wirth by our partners BFAMFAPhD. Event 2: Artist-Run Spaces How do artists create contexts for encounters with their projects that are aligned with their goals? Friday 2/1 from 6-8pm Linda Goode-Bryant, Heather Dewey-Hagborg, and Salome Asega Linda Goode-Bryant is […]

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Report: Illegal Immigrant Confesses to Killing Woman Found in Suitcase

Illegal immigrant Javier da Silva allegedly confessed to the murder of 24-year-old Valerie Reyes of Westchester County, New York, whose body was found in a suitcase. CBS New York reports that the suspect is originally from Venezuela but had remained in the U.S. illegally since the expiration of his visa. He is expected to appear in […]

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New York City’s new rideshare regs put Big Brother in backseat, give GPS tracking a whole new meaning

Whether you love them or hate them, rideshares like Uber and Lyft have become a daily part of life for millions of New Yorkers. These app-based services make it easy to pay for your ride, but while the privacy cost isn’t always as clear, it’s about to get a lot larger. These apps have […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is preparing for New York’s establishment Dems to eliminate her district

After the 2020 census, the nation’s electoral districts will be redrawn and it’s a widely accepted fact that New York City will lose a seat, despite its growth since the 2010 census. Ocasio-Cortez’s district is a thoroughly gerrymandered Democratic safe seat, which is why her primary challenge was effectively an early election: whomever […]

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Exclusive — House GOP Plans Sustained Effort to Expose Leftist Democrats on Abortion

House Republicans are gearing up for a sustained push to expose leftist Democrats in the House Democrat majority on their increasingly extreme views on abortion, Breitbart News has learned exclusively. Specifically, Republicans–as they have demonstrated for three consecutive legislative days–intend to push for a floor vote against Democrat Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s wishes on a piece […]

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Maybe Amazon HQ2 won’t happen in New York after all?

Amazon’s plan to bring 25,000 jobs to a NYC campus is under fire from locals, as more details are revealed of what was promised to Jeff Bezos’ empire. As New York lawmakers including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) continue to oppose Amazon.com’s plans to establish a second headquarters there, Amazon execs have been internally talking about […]

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Cardinal Dolan Battles Andrew Cuomo over Abortion Law

New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan has entered into a sparring match with Governor Andrew Cuomo over recently enacted abortion legislation, accusing the governor of “hiding behind labels” rather than debating facts about abortion. Cardinal Dolan, the archbishop of New York, took issue particularly with a February 6 op-ed in the New York Times in which […]

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NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo Defends Radical Abortion Law: ‘I Am a Former Altar Boy’

Democrat Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York defended himself against criticism that he rejected his self-proclaimed Catholic faith by signing into law a bill that allows abortion up until birth, asserting, “I was educated in religious schools, and I am a former altar boy.” In an op-ed in the New York Times, Cuomo insisted, “My […]

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Nolte: Gov. Cuomo Falsely Blames Trump for New York’s $2.3 Billion Budget Shortfall

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) is blaming President Trump for his state’s $2.3 billion budget shortfall. According to Cuomo, it was Trump’s tax cut that caused “many of the state’s richest residents — who pay 46 percent of the state’s income tax — to either change their primary residence or leave New York entirely.” Let me […]

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Phil Robertson’s America Has To Be Godly Again to Be Great Again

Duck Commander Phil Robertson previewed his new book on Monday’s edition of Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow, along with a message on making America great again. “Trump wants to make American great again and I’m all for it and I’m behind him,” Robertson assured listeners. He then laid out his own message: “I’m […]

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AT&T Continues Laying Off Americans After Profiting Billions from Tax Cut

Multinational conglomerate AT&T is continuing to layoff American workers across the United States after raking in billions in additional profits from the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Despite enjoying a $20 billion tax windfall from President Donald Trump and the GOP’s tax cuts in late 2017, AT&T executives are starting off the new year by […]

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New York State Department of Education to Investigate Alleged Strip-search of Four Black Middle School Girls

Image: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (Getty Images) New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has asked the State Department of Education to investigate the claims of four middle school black girls who claim they were strip-searched during school in Binghamton, New York. The school district has also announced its hiring of […]

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Franklin Graham Urges Cardinal Dolan to Excommunicate Andrew Cuomo

Celebrated evangelical pastor Franklin Graham has urged Cardinal Timothy Dolan to take a strong moral stand against Governor Andrew Cuomo for his recent expansion of abortion in New York in the face of calls for the governor’s excommunication. Rev. Graham tweeted out a Fox News article in which Catholic leaders call for the excommunication of […]

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Virginia Democrat Proposes Bill Allowing ‘Abortion’ as Woman Is ‘Dilating’

Virginia Democrat Delegate Kathy Tran proposed a measure last week that would not only allow abortion throughout all nine months of pregnancy in the state, but would also permit a woman to decide whether she wants to “abort” her baby as she is dilating and about to give birth. [embedded content] The bill is proposed […]

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Mom of Special Needs Baby ‘Appalled’ by NY Abortion Law: ‘I Will Always Choose Life’

A mother of a special needs baby who was urged by her doctor to have an abortion, and then dismissed from the practice when she chose life, has channeled her energy into founding an organization that reaches out to other parents with special needs babies. Hannah Sudlow, founder and executive director of Evelyn’s Treehouse, posted […]

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Elizabeth Warren Introduces ‘Wealth Tax’ Aimed at America’s Billionaires

Presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is proposing a new “wealth tax” on Americans with more than $50 million in assets, along with a significant increase in funding for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), in an effort to curb income and wealth inequality in America. In a series of tweets shared from her official presidential […]

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New York just signed a bill to protect women’s reproductive rights even if Roe v. Wade gets overturned

New York Passes Reproductive Health Act, Protecting Roe V. Wade – HelloGiggles New York just signed a bill to protect women’s reproductive rights even if Roe v. Wade gets overturned this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

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