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Diddy returns honorary Key to the City at request of NYC Mayor Eric Adams after release of video showing attack on singer Cassie

ByEyewitness News Sunday, June 16, 2024 7:54PM The Harlem native was awarded the key last September and returned it on June 10. NEW YORK — Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs returned his honorary Key to the City at the request of New York City Mayor Eric Adams. The Harlem native was awarded the key last September and […]

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Sean “Diddy” Combs returns key to NYC at Mayor Adams’ request

Sean “Diddy” Combs returns key to NYC at Mayor Adams’ request – CBS New York Watch CBS News Sean “Diddy” Combs has responded to Mayor Eric Adams’ request to return his key to New York City, which he received in September. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and […]

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City Council

Broker fee fight heats up in City Council | #citycouncil

People looking to rent apartments in New York City are often asked to pay a broker fee, even if they didn’t hire a broker themselves. A bill currently being considered by the City Council could change that. It would require broker fees to be paid by whichever party hired the agent. Supporters and critics of […]

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Mayor Adams has yet to revoke Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs’ key to NYC

Entertainment By Angela Barbuti Published June 15, 2024, 11:37 a.m. ET Mayor Adams has yet to revoke Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs’ key to NYC. AP Mayor Adams has yet to revoke Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs’ key to NYC, nearly a month after a video of the rapper beating his ex leaked. On May 17, CNN released surveillance […]

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City Council

NYC Council considers shifting broker fees from landlords to tenants | #citycouncil

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — New York City Council appears poised to change the way landlords and tenants pay real estate broker fees, transferring the costs to the landlords, in what would be a major shift for the industry. A majority of council members appear to support the bill, which was being discussed at a […]

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NYC grand jury reviewing evidence in investigation of Mayor Adams’ campaign finances

Metro By Craig McCarthy, Larry Celona and Patrick Reilly Published June 7, 2024, 11:34 p.m. ET A grand jury is reviewing evidence in the federal corruption probe into Mayor Eric Adams’ campaign fundraising — likely for the purpose of issuing subpoenas in the case, sources told The Post. The development related to the FBI probe […]

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City Council

City Council passes advice and consent bill | #citycouncil

There’s likely yet another political showdown in the future between the City Council and Mayor Eric Adams.  The City Council passed a bill on Thursday that would expand its oversight over more mayoral appointments.  Ahead of the vote, City Council Speaker Adrienne Adams said the bill is about good government and not political power.  “Contrary […]

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The City Council’s power grab would make NYC government more dysfunctional | #citycouncil

The City Council is moving ahead with its power grab over top mayoral appointments, demanding an unprecedented power of approval over chiefs of the NYPD, FDNY and other key agencies. Speaker Adrienne Adams (D-Queens) actually says the city should operate more like the federal government, where the Senate must OK every Cabinet member and their […]

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Alabama

Alabama GOP stands by Trump, despite conviction on 34 felonies | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

The ink was barely dry on Donald Trump’s guilty verdicts on thirty four felonies before the Alabama Republican Party renewed its support for the former President. Trump faces sentencing in July for his felony convictions of falsifying business records prosecutors say were to conceal payments that he made to a former adult film star over […]

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Tensions between City Hall and the City Council spill into full view | #citycouncil

Long simmering friction between the New York City Council and Mayor Eric Adams’ administration boiled over at a council hearing on Wednesday that culminated in a representative of the Adams administration walking out of the council chamber as the leader of the City Council admonished the administration. “This, to me, illustrates a contempt for this […]

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