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Petition to impeach Mayor Bill de Blasio gains support amid protests

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Critics of Mayor Bill de Blasio are circulating an old, fanciful petition calling for his impeachment amid outrage over riots and lootings in the city during protests over the death of Minnesota resident George Floyd at the hands of the police. The online Change.org petition – “Impeach de Blasio” –......
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John Catsimatidis eyeing another run for mayor of NYC

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Business mogul John Catsimatidis is laying the groundwork to run for mayor again next year. Catsimatidis, 71, a Republican whose Red Apple Group owns the Gristedes supermarket chain, a slew of energy companies and 77 WABC radio, said he’s forming an exploratory committee for a 2021 mayoral bid. He ran......
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NYPD barring all vehicle traffic south of Manhattan’s 96th Street at curfew

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Most cars and trucks will be barred from Manhattan below 96th Street when New York City’s curfew begins at 8 p.m. Tuesday night, the NYPD announced. “At 8pm tonight when the #curfew begins in #NYC, there will be NO vehicular traffic allowed south of 96th Street in Manhattan — with......
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NYPD cop struck by hit-and-run driver in the Bronx

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An NYPD officer was struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Bronx early Tuesday morning, law enforcement sources said. The officer was mowed down at the intersection of East 170th Street and Walton Avenue in Mt. Eden by the driver of a dark sedan, according to dramatic footage of the......
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Video shows wreckage of Times Square after night of chaos

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Video from Monday night showed the wreckage and destruction left behind after looters stormed into dozens of stores and took off with stolen goods, leaving behind a trail of debris. One video showed tables overturned and boxes splayed out across Broadway as police attempted to institute an 11 p.m. curfew.......
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Video shows wreckage of Times Square after night of mayhem

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Video from Monday night showed the wreckage and destruction left behind after looters stormed into dozens of stores and took off with stolen goods, leaving behind a trail of debris. One video showed tables overturned and boxes splayed out across Broadway as police attempted to institute an 11 p.m. curfew.......
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Video shows NYPD cop being attacked by several men in the Bronx

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An NYPD officer was attacked by several men in the Bronx Monday night as onlookers recording the struggle instigated the suspects. The footage, which was tweeted by the city’s Sergeant’s Benevolent Association, shows two men forcefully toss an unknown object at an officer who’s on the ground struggling with somebody......
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Looters hightail it out of busted-up Manhattan Sephora after seeing cops inside

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Three kids were spotted hightailing it out of a Sephora during a second night of looting in Manhattan Monday — after apparently not realizing plainclothed cops were inside the store. The trio of suspected looters stepped into the busted-up cosmetics shop on 5th Avenue and 19th Street around 9:30 p.m.,......
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Video: NYPD cops bust looter inside Microsoft store after dozens swipe electronics

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A trio of NYPD cops could be seen busting a looter at the Midtown Microsoft store — but not before dozens of young men made off with handfuls of valuable electronics. The store on 5th Avenue near East 53rd Street was one of many businesses targeted Monday night by a......
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Looters clash with protesters as another night of chaos erupts in NYC

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Looters once again struck Manhattan stores on Monday night, despite attempts from George Floyd protesters to contain the activity that has marred the mostly peaceful demonstrations. At about 7 p.m., a group of protesters clashed with looters mixed among a crowd outside an Aldo store in Union Square. As a......
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Lawmakers, Council stunned by NYC curfew announcement

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City and state lawmakers were stunned by Monday’s shock announcement from Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio that the Big Apple would be placed under an 11pm curfew following days of protests and unrest across the city. “The fact that city food delivery workers who work overnight to......
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‘Bomb thrower’ lawyers Colinford Mattis, Urooj Rahman to be released on bond

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The two Brooklyn lawyers accused of throwing a Molotov cocktail into a police car during a protest early Saturday morning are set to be released from federal lockup after a judge approved bond for the pair in court hearings Monday. Judge Steven Gold approved $250,000 bond for both Brooklyn community......
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Marked NYPD SUV struck with gunfire overnight in Queens

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An occupied marked NYPD SUV was pelted with multiple gunshots late Sunday night in Queens, police sources said. Two officers were inside the car on Beach 66th Street near Almeda Avenue in Far Rockaway around 11:50 p.m. Sunday when five rounds were fired at the vehicle, according to the sources.......
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Attempted burglary suspect strikes NYPD officer with car in Greenwich Village

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An attempted burglary suspect struck an NYPD police officer as he tried to take off in a car in Greenwich Village early Monday, cops said. The man was attempting to burglarize a business at Fifth Avenue and 8th Street around 3:30 a.m., police said. When cops spotted him, he bolted......
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Dozens of looters arrested after night of mayhem in NYC

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Dozens of suspected looters were arrested in Soho Sunday night as protests over the death of George Floyd descended into chaos. A group of 12 people were busted by cops outside Nike Soho on Broadway as a number of high-end boutiques — and even a Bloomingdale’s department store — were......
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George Floyd protesters loot several NYC stores, clash with cops

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Protests in New York City over the death of George Floyd on Sunday night devolved into chaos as small factions of demonstrators looted several high-end Manhattan stores. Stores across the borough — including Chanel in Soho and Coach in Midtown — were targeted by unruly protesters in the fourth night......
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De Blasio visits Brooklyn communities shaken by George Floyd protests

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Mayor de Blasio on Sunday night visited parts of Brooklyn that endured “challenging dynamics” during protests over George Floyd’s death. After two nights of heated demonstrations in the area — where protesters and cops clashed — the mayor walked around Flatbush and Bedford-Stuyvesant listening to the concerns of community leaders.......
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Mayor Bill de Blasio’s daughter, Chiara, arrested at Manhattan protest

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s daughter was arrested at a Manhattan protest on Saturday night, law enforcement sources told The Post on Sunday. Chiara de Blasio, 25, was taken into custody around 10:30 p.m. after cops declared an unlawful assembly at 12th Street and Broadway in Lower Manhattan,......
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NY state suspends liquor licenses over social distancing infractions

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The state has suspended the liquor licenses of 18 establishments since late March because of social-distancing violations — including one in Queens that allegedly claims local racists are behind the move. The Hangar 11 Bar & Grill in Kew Gardens landed in hot water after a flood of 311 calls......
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NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000

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The number of coronavirus cases in New York City topped 200,000 Sunday, authorities said. The figure hit 200,547, or 654 more cases than the day before, according to the city Health Department. Meanwhile, a total of 21,569 people in the city have died from the contagion, with 57 additional fatalities......

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