Mayor Michael Bloomberg

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Power Slowly Coming Back On In NYC After Sandy

It’s been almost a week since Superstorm Sandy made landfall along the Northeast coast. In some areas of the region life is getting back to normal but many people still lack electric power and are in desperate need of fuel and other necessities.


People wait for hours with gas canisters at a Gulf gas station on November 1, 2012 in Manalapan, New Jersey. With power out in many parts of the state and so few stations open in certain areas, gas is in heavy demand for both vehicles and generators. Superstorm Sandy, which has left millions without power or water, continues to affect business and daily life throughout much of the eastern seaboard. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Superstorm Sandy’s Long Road To Recovery

The death toll from Sandy continues to climb. At least 90 people have been killed from the Superstorm and the road to recovery is going to be a long and hard journey.


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Sandy Recovery Is A Slow Go

New York City is slowly rebounding but the lack of reliable mass transit and power is still hampering the recovery.


Germano Riviera walks with the "Flag of Honor," which displays the names of all of the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks, across from Ground Zero on the eve of the 11th anniversary of September 11 on September 10, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

11 Years Later, NYC Remembers 9/11 Terror Attacks

New York, the nation and the world is taking pause today to remember the more than 3,000 people who lost their lives in the Sept. 11th attacks 11 years ago.


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Opinion: ‘You Want Two Sodas With That?’ Could Replace ‘You Want Fries With That?’ In NYC

One of the strangest and most controversial proposals to be introduced anywhere in the United States in recent times is the one in which New York City’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg has suggested that sugary drinks […]