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  1. U.S. President Donald Trump returns after visiting the U.S.-Mexico border wall, in Texas

    New York City to cut contracts with Trump organisation, says mayor

    New York City will sever contracts with the Trump Organization that net the company profits of US$17 million annually, Mayor Bill de Blasio said ...
  2. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks to media after casting ballot in early voting in Brooklyn

    New York City aims to vaccinate 1 million against COVID-19 by end of January

    New York City aims to vaccinate 1 million residents against the novel coronavirus by the end of January 2021, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday.
  3. A man runs along the Brooklyn Heights Promenade

    Fleeing New Yorkers resulted in an estimated US$34 billion in lost income: Study

    Millions of people have moved out of New York City during the pandemic, but at the same time, millions of others with lower incomes have taken ...
  4. A caution tape is put up around the playground at Public School 33

    US COVID-19 deaths top 250,000 as New York City schools halt in-person classes

    New York City's school district, the largest in the United States, will halt in-person learning starting on Thursday, Mayor Bill de Blasio ...
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    New York City lobbying to ban plastic straws | Video

    By 2050 it’s estimated plastic in the seas will outnumber the number of fish. On this World Environment Day, several groups are trying to ...
  6. Are US boutique fitness classes meant for the elite? | Video
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    Are US boutique fitness classes meant for the elite? | Video

    The business of boutique fitness is booming in the United States … with studios seeing a spike in membership of more than 120 per cent over a ...
  7. A woman walks with a protective face mask, as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues to sprea

    Disney to lay off 28,000 due to COVID-19, New York City imposes mask fines

    New York City will impose fines on people who refuse to wear a face mask from Tuesday onward as coronavirus cases increase in some neighborhoods, ...
  8. Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza tour New Bridges Elementary School ahead of schools reopeni

    New York City delays school start in deal with unions over COVID-19 concerns

    New York City public schools, the largest U.S. school system, will delay the start of classes by 11 days to Sept. 21 under an agreement with ...
  9. Comptroller Scott Stringer attends the Queens District Attorney election night in the Queens boroug

    New York City comptroller tells companies 'to walk the walk' on racial equality

    Companies voicing support for racial equality should back up their talk by releasing their workforce diversity data, New York City Comptroller ...