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Mayor launches drive to stop hate crime

An initiative to tackle violent extremism and a spike in hate crime was launched today in the wake of the most recent London Bridge murders....

Mayor launches drive to stop hate crime

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Black Woman Gets a Racist Surprise with Her Drive-Thru Order: ‘I Seek Justice for This Hate Crime’ After ordering your food in the drive-thru, it’s only natural to check your receipt in order to asses the damage to your bank account. I mean, did yo...
20:44, 2019-06-14

Black Man Stabbed by White Man While Applying for Job at a Truck Stop. Police Say It’s a Hate Crime Imagine walking into a restaurant at a truck stop to apply for a job and being stabbed instead....
21:04, 2019-12-23

Cory Booker admonishes 'lock him up' chant toward Trump: 'Hate cannot drive out hate' Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., pushed back on the idea that people should chant "lock him up" in reference to President Trump, indicating on Wednesday tha...
19:36, 2019-10-30

After hate-motivated shooting, what are the hate crime laws in Arizona? PHOENIX – After a weekend of mass shootings, communities are reeling, with some asking for more regulation against possible hate crimes. Arizon...
20:08, 2019-08-09

Hate crime rising in 30 US cities as overall crime rates decline, report finds Fifth consecutive rise and steepest since 2015, and trend continues in 2019, as ‘white supremacist’ homicides also increased A new report shows that ...
23:40, 2019-07-30

Billionaires Love Mayor Pete and Hate Bernie In case you were wondering how many uber-wealthy friends your presidential candidate of choice has, Forbes has a report out detailing donations to De...
16:52, 2019-08-06

Polish mayor's widow fights hate that killed her husband Her husband was assassinated as mayor of Gdansk. Now Magdalena Adamowicz, a newly elected member of the European Parliament, has taken up the fight a...
17:04, 2019-07-15

SBA warns of bad ole days of NYC crime, slamming mayor, commish The head of the city’s sergeants union slammed Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner James O’Neill for playing politics with policing, w...
22:16, 2019-10-13

Stop Crime rally: Knife and gun crime protesters say 'this can't go on anymore' in Trafalgar Square demonstration Victims of knife and gun crime called for an end to the "national emergency" of youth violence in a Trafalgar Square demonstration....
19:04, 2019-08-10

Mayor deletes Facebook account after posting hate-filled rant The mayor of a small Alabama town deleted his Facebook account amid public outrage over a hate-filled post where he suggested society should deal wit...
00:00, 2019-06-05

Mayor of Dayton, where a mass shooting killed 9, gets hate after Trump remarks Donald Trump called a news conference that Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley held with Sen. Sherrod Brown a "fraud."...
23:32, 2019-08-17

Khan's just here for the photocall: Ex-Met man attacks Mayor on knife crime Former senior Scotland Yard police officer who helped Sadiq Khan write the policing section of his manifesto has hit out at the Mayor, saying: "He's ...
17:12, 2019-07-31

US prosecutors add hate crime charges in synagogue shooting SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal officials have announced 109 hate crime charges against the 19-year-old man accused of opening fire on a Southern California...
20:04, 2019-05-09

Hate crimes skyrocket in NYC as overall crime drops: NYPD Reported hate crimes are skyrocketing in the Big Apple, but overall index crime in the city is down by 6.7 percent this year, the NYPD said Thursday....
23:48, 2019-05-02

Man attacked in Brooklyn’s second suspected hate crime in 3 days An Orthodox Jewish man was punched in the head by a stranger in Brooklyn in the second suspected hate crime attack in three days, police said Thursda...
20:24, 2019-05-09

Milwaukee man attacked with battery acid in possible hate crime A man was arrested in Milwaukee on Sunday for allegedly tossing battery acid at another man — in what the victim believes was a hate crime, a r...
07:52, 2019-11-04

‘666’ scrawled on Manhattan synagogue in apparent hate crime The vandalism was discovered at the Chabad of Chelsea synagogue on W. 23rd St. near 8th Ave. in Chelsea, officials said....
20:16, 2019-12-12

Acid Attack on Milwaukee Man Investigated As Hate Crime A Milwaukee man is afraid to live in his own city after being attacked with acid outside of a Mexican restaurant on Friday night....
15:48, 2019-11-03

Police in Nebraska investigate attack as possible hate crime LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police in Lincoln, Nebraska, are investigating an assault on a Muslim woman as a possible hate crime. Police tell the Lincoln Jo...
23:48, 2019-05-23

New Jersey town’s menorah toppled over in possible hate crime A town menorah was toppled over during a possible hate crime in New Jersey, officials say. This year was the first time the town, Mendham Borough in ...
20:52, 2019-12-30

Jewish man assaulted in suspected hate crime: cops A Jewish man wearing traditional religious attire was assaulted by a group of men yelling racial slurs in Williamsburg, cops said Sunday. The 42-year...
20:32, 2019-05-05

Rory Stewart vows to resign as London mayor if he fails to cut knife crime Rory Stewart today vowed to allow Londoners to "boot me out" if he failed to cut knife crime as mayor....
13:16, 2019-11-06

Ex-NFL Player Facing Criminal Charges for Staging Hate Crime We may have not known who Edawn Louis Coughman was when he was playing for the NFL, but we do now....
21:56, 2019-09-15

Convicted Portland arsonist now accused of hate crime in Oregon This inked-up Oregonian is apparently not thrilled about her close-up. Sarah Pugh is all scowls after she was arrested there Monday after being accus...
15:12, 2019-05-29

UA students protest on campus in response to alleged hate crime TUCSON — Hundreds of University of Arizona students stood in solidarity, demanding answers from the university police department and university...
08:08, 2019-09-14

Teen turns himself in for anti-Semitic Brooklyn hate crime A 16-year-old boy turned himself in Wednesday for allegedly punching an Orthodox Jewish man in the head in a hate crime attack, authorities said. The...
01:12, 2019-05-16

11-year-old charged with hate crime for beating girl on school bus Two white girls from from upstate New York allegedly beat up a 10-year-old African American girl on their school bus, giving her a black eye and subj...
03:40, 2019-09-25

TV star's call for online homophobia to be hate crime debated by MPs The Only Way Is Essex's Bobby Norris says online homophobia should be a specific criminal offence....
18:32, 2019-07-01

Swastika drawn on head of OAP with Alzheimer's in sickening hate crime Care home staff insist the person responsible has been arrested, but police have denied any involvement...
14:40, 2020-01-10

Group seeks hate crime probe of Ali mural vandalism LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Muslim advocacy group wants Kentucky authorities to investigate vandalism on a mural of boxing champ Muhammad Ali as a possi...
13:12, 2019-06-18

Brooklyn man charged with hate crime for homophobic stabbing attack A knife-wielding hatemonger with a long arrest record has been charged with second-degree attempted murder for stabbing a transgender person’s boyfri...
03:16, 2019-08-29

Hate Crime Charges For Woman Who Attacked Student With Her Own Hijab NBC News reported Saturday that authorities in Portland, Oregon, have charged 23-year-old Jasmine Renee Campbell with multiple hate crimes for allege...
19:28, 2020-01-05

Man arrested for abusing Jewish couple in Midtown hate crime A man was arrested for yelling and cursing at a Jewish couple in Manhattan —the latest in a troubling surge of anti-Semitic hate crimes....
01:36, 2020-01-19

Hate crime charge dropped against agent shot by trooper NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A hate crime charge has been dropped against a federal agent shot last year after police say he pointed a laser-sighted gun in the...
21:56, 2019-05-25

Wisconsin man charged with hate crime in acid attack on Hispanic man Mahud Villalaz suffered second-degree burns on his face in an attack outside a Milwaukee restaurantA 61-year-old white Milwaukee man accused of throw...
00:32, 2019-11-07

Carranza lays out first pieces of new anti-hate crime curriculum City officials rolled out the first pieces of New York’s new anti-hate crime curriculum Friday as the de Blasio administration reacts to a stri...
04:24, 2020-01-04

Hate crime suspect Tiffany Harris could be free again within days Tiffany Harris, the Brooklyn woman accused of waging a five-day assault spree, could be on the streets as soon as this weekend after a judge left it ...
02:24, 2020-01-04

Man arrested in harassment of Jewish couple in Midtown hate crime A man was arrested for yelling and cursing at a Jewish couple in Manhattan —the latest in a troubling surge of anti-Semitic hate crimes....
03:24, 2020-01-19

Army vet to face new hate crime charges in California crash SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Prosecutors will file new hate crime charges against an Army veteran accused of eight counts of attempted murder after police sa...
19:32, 2019-05-30

Stones thrown at actors from passing car in 'homophobic hate crime' Stone were thrown at two actors from a passing car in what is being described as a "homophobic hate crime"....
18:56, 2019-06-09

Hearing delayed for man facing hate-crime charge in stabbing UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — A judge is postponing a pretrial hearing for a white man charged with a hate crime in the fatal stabbing of a black studen...
18:36, 2019-05-30

Jon Voight : Drive to impeach Trump a 'crime,' a 'disgrace' Oscar-winning actor Jon Voight has expressed solidarity with President Trump as the White House enters a bitter impeachment battle with Democratic la...
22:44, 2019-09-27

No evidence of hate crime, terror in mosque arson: police chief Investigators in Connecticut have not found evidence that a fire at a mosque was a hate crime or an act of terrorism, New Haven’s top cop said. Polic...
16:48, 2019-05-23

Kids shatter synagogue window in Rosh Hashanah hate crime A group of kids shattered a Brooklyn synagogue’s window during Rosh Hashanah prayers by chucking a milk crate and a metal object at it, police ...
06:36, 2019-10-03

Hate crime suspect Tiffany Harris finally kept in custody after three arrests The Brooklyn woman arrested three times in the span of five days — getting released twice without bail thanks to new criminal-justice reforms — was o...
20:32, 2020-01-01

Hate crime suspect Tiffany Harris arrested for third time in three days Tiffany Harris — arrested and released twice in three days after being charged in separate misdemeanor assaults in Brooklyn was arrested a third time...
08:24, 2020-01-01

London hate crime reports double since 2011 but only one in 10 ends in conviction Londoners are reporting more than 21,500 "hate crimes" a year to police, but only about one in 10 results in a conviction, it was revealed today....
14:24, 2019-09-30

Federal hate crime charges filed in black church fires NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department says hate crime charges have been filed against a Louisiana man in connection with three fires that de...
21:36, 2019-06-12

Police investigate possible hate crime after slurs aimed at Megan Rapinoe Posters of USA star were defaced on New York subwayFootballer is an advocate for women’s and LGBT rightsNew York City police are investigating a poss...
19:08, 2019-07-11

Iowa woman who admitted to racist hit-and-run charged in separate hate crime An Iowa woman who allegedly admitted running over a 14-year-old girl because she was Mexican has been charged with a hate crime for yelling racial sl...
17:24, 2019-12-23

Ex-police chief charged with hate crime said Trump is ‘last hope’ for whites “I’m telling you, you know what, Donald Trump is the last hope for white people, ’cause Hillary will give it to all the minorities to get a vote," fo...
20:04, 2019-09-26

Milwaukee man charged with hate crime in acid attack on Peruvian immigrant A Milwaukee man has been charged with a hate crime for allegedly throwing acid in the face of a Peruvian immigrant while confronting him over a parki...
16:08, 2019-11-07

Hate crime suspect Tiffany Harris arrested for third time in one week Tiffany Harris — arrested and released twice in three days after being charged in separate misdemeanor assaults in Brooklyn was arrested a third time...
09:08, 2020-01-01

Police probe 'horrible letters' sent to Rev Richard Coles as hate crime The Rev Richard Coles was told "your partner is in hell" after revealing David Coles had died....
13:12, 2019-12-20

Dr. Sonja Falck claims calling someone ‘nerd’ or ‘geek’ should be a hate crime A British psychotherapist stirred up a social media squabble Thursday when she suggested on national TV that calling someone a “nerd” or “geek” shoul...
20:24, 2019-12-19

We victims of hate crime can use anger as a force for good | Christine Hannigan The homophobic attack I suffered on a London bus has alerted me to oppression everywhere – and the need for a united frontIt was a surreal, nearly ou...
11:48, 2019-12-18

Students arrested in alleged hate crime at UA arraigned for assault charge Matthew Frazier and Matthew Rawlings/ Pima County Sheriff’s Department TUCSON – The two students arrested in connection to an alleged hat...
21:36, 2019-09-23

Hate Crime Charges Dropped in Richard Collins Murder Trial On Tuesday, a judge announced that a hate crime charge has been dropped in a case involving the fatal stabbing of U.S Army Lt. Richard Collins, III, ...
02:36, 2019-12-18

Teen who tossed egg at Brooklyn synagogue busted on hate crime charges Mohib Hoque, 18, was arrested Thursday for the Nov. 9 attacks in the predominately orthodox neighborhood, cops said....
08:36, 2019-11-14

Man accused in Poway synagogue attack faces 109 hate crime charges A gunman killed a woman and wounded three during a service at the Chabad of Poway synagogue outside San Diego on the last day of Passover....
21:52, 2019-05-09

Anti-Semitic crime in Germany up, amid uptick in hate crimes BERLIN (AP) — German security officials say the number of anti-Semitic and anti-foreigner incidents rose in the country last year, despite an overall...
13:00, 2019-05-14

Bigot surrenders to cops for hate crime attack on transgender woman A bigot wanted for a hate crime against a transgender woman has surrendered to police to face charges for the attack, authorities said Wednesday. Dav...
18:12, 2019-07-24

Video of transgender women being dragged out of L.A. bar prompts hate crime probe The women believe they were also discriminated against by security, who they say used excessive force to kick them out of the bar....
21:00, 2019-08-26

Video of trans women forced from LA bar prompts hate crime investigation Women describe being physically removed by security after a couple inside the bar harassed and attacked themSecurity at a Los Angeles bar physically ...
01:16, 2019-08-27

Bicyclist knocks off Hasidic man’s fedora in suspected hate crime: cops A brazen bicyclist knocked a Hasidic Jewish man's fedora off his head as he walked down a Brooklyn street this week, cops said....
22:12, 2019-06-01

Race hate crime against children rises by 22% in three years, data shows Race hate crimes against children have risen by a fifth in three years, new figures have revealed....
02:56, 2019-05-30

Teen charged with hate crime for ‘Slave for sale’ Craigslist post A 14-year-old Illinois boy is facing hate crime charges for allegedly posting a photo of a black classmate on Craigslist alongside a caption that rea...
17:40, 2019-11-21

France to open hate crime office after Jewish cemetery vandalized The Interior Ministry said it will have a dedicated bureau for tackling hate crimes after more than 100 Jewish graves were desecrated. Anti-Semitic i...
19:00, 2019-12-04

'He came to kill Hispanics': peaceful El Paso left wounded by possible hate crime Residents across the city, which is among the safest in the US, are reeling from the attack that left at least 20 dead The sheriff of El Paso did not...
17:44, 2019-08-05

Student charged with hate crime for leaving noose in dorm elevator A 19-year-old University of Illinois student has been charged with a hate crime for leaving a noose in a residence hall elevator. Math student Andrew...
20:28, 2019-09-04

Accused synagogue killer John Earnest hit with 109 hate crime charges Accused San Diego synagogue-shooter John Earnest on Thursday was slapped with 109 hate crime charges and civil rights violations — paving the w...
22:56, 2019-05-09

Noose found near Crown Heights church in possible hate crime: police The symbol of black oppression was found Saturday morning on some bushes outside the United House of Prayer for all People, a Pentecostal church on P...
22:28, 2019-06-23

Former Army general Loree Sutton launches bid for NYC mayor Bill de Blasio’s former Veterans’ Services Commissioner, Ret. Brigadier General Loree Sutton, has thrown her hat into the ring to be New York City...
19:44, 2019-11-07

‘Tip of the iceberg’: Why Canada’s online hate-crime data doesn’t tell the full story For the first time, Statistics Canada has included numbers on cyber hate crimes in its data on police-reported hate crimes....
23:00, 2019-05-02

Battery acid thrown at man in Milwaukee, police investigating case as a hate crime MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee police arrested a man suspected of throwing battery acid on a Hispanic man who says his attacker asked him, “Why did you c...
06:08, 2019-11-07

Jussie Smollett 'doing well' and 'focusing on work' after alleged fake hate crime exoneration The actor hopes to be publicly exonerated “once all the information comes out,” according to a Saturday report....
18:44, 2019-04-20

El Paso shooting: 21 year-old suspect in custody as officials investigate possible hate crime Officials investigating whether suspect wrote a ‘manifesto’ ahead of mass shooting that left at least 20 people dead and two dozen injuredA mass shoo...
04:36, 2019-08-04

California synagogue shooting suspect pleads not guilty to hate crime charges The man suspected of killing a woman in a shooting at a Southern California synagogue pleaded not guilty to federal hate crime charges Tuesday....
02:20, 2019-05-15

Met Police investigating hate crime allegation after MP accuses peer of homophobic attack Police are investigating an allegation of a hate crime at the House of Commons after an MP said a peer launched a homophobic attack on her....
23:04, 2020-01-09

El Paso shooting: 21-year-old suspect in custody as officials investigate possible hate crime Officials investigating whether suspect wrote a ‘manifesto’ ahead of mass shooting that left at least 20 people dead and two dozen injuredA mass shoo...
07:08, 2019-08-04

Brit Benidorm bar with ‘midgets for rent’ hits out at hate crime claims: ‘He likes it’ A BENIDORM pub popular with Brits has hit out at claims of hate crime after offering “midgets for rent”....
10:28, 2019-06-15

Billionaire Ronald Lauder slams de Blasio over hate crime spike: ‘This is a crisis’ "Mayor de Blasio needs to understand press releases won’t fix the problem. We need actions, not words," Lauder said....
01:44, 2019-10-13

New Jersey officials investigate attack at Jewish grocery as antisemitic hate crime Two killers who shot dead a detective and stormed a kosher market had apparently been followers of Black Hebrew IsraelitesAuthorities in New Jersey o...
20:36, 2019-12-12

Tiffany Harris indicted on felony hate-crime charges — but still won’t face bail The twice-released Brooklyn woman accused of assaulting Jewish victims has been hit with felony hate-crime charges — yet that’s still not...
21:04, 2020-01-14

Teens hit with hate crime for allegedly assaulting Muslim school-safety agent The 33-year-old victim, Md Islam, was on his way to his car after leaving an East Avenue bank in The Bronx's Parkchester section around 4 p.m. Tuesda...
21:52, 2019-10-23

Arrest made in hate crime that left black woman with collapsed lung Cops have busted the guy who allegedly sucker-punched and stabbed a black woman in November, leaving her with a collapsed lung, officials said Tuesda...
21:20, 2019-08-20

Crime Trackers: Drive-by shooting hits house where 8 kids were sleeping TUCSON – A midtown house was riddled with bullets earlier this week as eight children slept in their beds. It occurred just after 1 a.m. A concerned ...
04:04, 2019-05-11

Cops probing anti-Semitic message at Jewish Children’s Museum as hate crime An anti-Semitic note was found on a billboard at the Brooklyn Jewish Children’s Museum on Thursday evening, and police are now investigating it as a ...
09:00, 2019-05-31

Army vet who served in Iraq to face new hate crime charges after pedestrians run down by car in California last month SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Army vet who served in Iraq to face new hate crime charges after pedestrians run down by car in California last month....
19:32, 2019-05-30

It's not a hate crime for a woman to feel uncomfortable waxing male genitalia | Arwa Mahdawi 16 complaints filed by a Canadian trans woman make a mockery of the hate crimes committed against trans people every daySign up for the Week in Patri...
18:00, 2019-07-27

Chicago sues ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett after he refuses to pay for hate crime investigation The city seeks to recover $130,000 worth of overtime pay for police officers who worked on the case....
02:12, 2019-04-12

‘This is a hate crime’: Video shows moment New Jersey gunmen entered kosher market The footage shows two armed figures calmly emerge from a white van parked across from the market before raising their weapons and walking towards the...
00:48, 2019-12-12

Woman accused of assault in anti-semitic attacks in New York charged with hate crime Tiffany Harris, 30, was released without bail after her arraignment on the attempted assault charge and misdemeanour and lower-level charges....
00:48, 2019-12-29

Hate-Crime Trial Begins in Killing of Black Student on University of Maryland Campus Jury selection will begin today in the trial of Sean Urbanski, the Maryland man accused of fatally stabbing Bowie State University student Richard Co...
23:52, 2019-12-09

U of Illinois Student Charged With Hate Crime, Accused of Hanging a Noose in a Dorm Elevator A University of Illinois math major may find himself adding up the years in prison if he’s found guilty of a felony hate crime charge for hanging a n...
06:00, 2019-09-04

White Woman Acquitted of Hate Crime After Using Racial Slurs, Slapping Black Car Salesman A pickup truck-driving white woman who “backhanded” a car salesman was cleared of ethnic intimidation charges on Monday after a judge ruled that slap...
00:16, 2019-12-31

Can Chicago's new mayor stop the bloodshed from gun violence? Some are hopeful that Lori Lightfoot can succeed where her immediate predecessors did not – but others are concerned she has reverted to failed ‘get ...
08:28, 2019-08-01

UN launches plan to combat escalating hate speech UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is launching a plan to combat hate speech and counter what he calls “a groundswell of ...
23:24, 2019-06-18

White Girls, 11 and 10, Arrested in Alleged Hate Crime in School Bus Beating of 10-Year-Old Black Girl Two white girls, ages 10 and 11, are facing assault charges, including one who’s also facing a hate crime charge, after a vicious beating of a 10-yea...
06:32, 2019-09-26

’Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett sues Chicago for ‘malicious prosecution’ in hate crime case The suit counters one from the city that demanded Smollett pay $130,000 to make up for police overtime spent on his case....
21:24, 2019-11-20

Jussie Smollett is an assault victim, was falsely accused of alleged hate crime hoax, brother says Jussie Smollett is a victim of assault and was falsely accused of staging his alleged hate attack, his brother insists....
17:40, 2019-04-21

Illinois High Schooler Charged With Hate Crime After Posting a 'Slave for Sale' Ad for Black Classmate Naperville, Ill., police have charged a 14-year-old boy with a hate crime after he allegedly posted a photo of a black classmate on a Craigslist ad c...
17:44, 2019-11-21

New York Hanukkah attack: Grafton Thomas facing hate crime, attempted murder charges Police said there has been a 21 per cent increase in anti-Semitic hate crimes in New York City this year....
19:00, 2019-12-30

Federal hate crime charges filed in connection with three fires that destroyed African American churches in Louisiana NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Federal hate crime charges filed in connection with three fires that destroyed African American churches in Louisiana....
20:56, 2019-06-12

Museum of Jewish Heritage field trips coming as city boosts anti-hate crime effort City Hall and the Museum of Jewish Heritage have struck a partnership aimed at combatting anti-Semitic bias in city neighborhoods by getting school k...
06:44, 2020-01-15

Jussie Smollett’s PR team says ‘every iota’ of hate crime attack claim is true in response to Chicago suit Jussie Smollett's PR team said Wednesday that "every iota" of the actor's account of being victimized by a racist, anti-gay attack in Chicago this pa...
02:20, 2019-08-29

Police Arrest Suspect in Death of Baton Rouge Community Activist, Say No Evidence That Killing Was a Hate Crime Baton Rouge, La., police announced on Tuesday they had a suspect in the death of beloved community activist, Sadie Roberts-Joseph. The 75-year-old co...
23:36, 2019-07-17

Chicago’s top cop had ‘couple of drinks’ before passing out in car at stop sign: mayor Chicago’s top cop had “a couple of drinks” before he was found slumped over asleep in his car at a stop sign — but his officers let him leave w...
18:04, 2019-10-20

Police probe hate crime in north London as anti-Semitic graffiti daubed on synagogue and shops on Hanukkah Police are investigating a hate crime in north London after anti-Semitic graffiti was daubed on a synagogue and shop fronts....
13:36, 2019-12-29

Police probe hate crime in north London as anti-Semitic graffiti daubed on synagogue and shop fronts Police are investigating a hate crime in north London after anti-Semitic graffiti was daubed on a synagogue and shop fronts....
12:48, 2019-12-29

Hearing Postponed for White Man Accused of Hate Crime in Fatal Stabbing of Richard Collins III on University of Maryland Campus The quest for justice for Richard Collins III, the Bowie State University student fatally stabbed two years ago on the campus of the University of Ma...
05:00, 2019-05-31

Keyless car crime: what are brands doing to stop it? News 3 Jul, 2019 We discover the tech manufacturers are using in the fight to protect your models from the crooks...
10:08, 2019-07-03

UN launches drive to highlight environmental cost of staying fashionable It takes around 7,500 litres of water to make a single pair of jeans,  equivalent to the amount of water the average person drinks over a period of s...
10:43, 2019-04-09

World's Fastest Gamer launches again, has R-Motorsport drive prize The second season of World's Fastest Gamer has been launched and the winner will receive a full real-life racing programme with R-Motorsport that inc...
11:48, 2019-07-03

In defense of Coldplay: Why the band’s new album should stop the hate Coldplay became the biggest band from the 21st century on the strength of 2000’s “Parachutes” — the group’s Grammy-winning, double-platinum debut — a...
01:24, 2019-11-22

UK launches controversial chicken shop campaign to combat knife crime The British Home Office has launched a campaign to combat the UK's rising rates of knife crime using promotional material in fast-food shops. A backl...
03:32, 2019-08-15

UN launches drive to suck back carbon and reverse climate change New York forum aims to ‘restore’ the climate by reducing atmospheric levels of carbon to those of a century agoA new effort to rally governments and ...
15:36, 2019-09-17

Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg Apologizes for Stop-and-Frisk, But Nobody’s Trying to Hear It: ‘This Is a Deathbed Conversion’ For years, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been an ardent proponent of stop-and-frisk, the blatantly racist policy that allowed the ...
16:48, 2019-11-18

Bloomberg's Half-Hearted Stop-and-Frisk Apology Papers Over His Legacy as Mayor The former mayor of New York didn't seem so concerned about mass incarceration when he was governing....
17:20, 2019-12-13

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Labour plan to close pay gap, Lib Dems on tackling hate crime and Tory green energy spending The Lib Dems have unveiled plans to tackle hate crime and protect places of worship, Labour has vowed to close the gender pay gap within a decade and...
07:40, 2019-11-14

I Can't Stop Playing Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Even Though I Hate It Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is not a game I can claim is good. It’s got big-money polish, cinematic orchestral music, and the quote-unquote “gunfeel...
19:44, 2019-11-13

Google Photos and Drive will stop working together next month Google has just announced important changes to automatic sync between Google Drive and Google Photos. It looks like the Mountain View company has dec...
07:04, 2019-06-13

Stop Judging Dates Based on What Cars They Drive It’s a trope that happens in most romantic comedies (and also Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift): The guy or girl in question judges their date based on ...
21:24, 2019-05-17

Swansea tidal power project launches 11th-hour £1m fundraising drive Funds are needed to prevent Tidal Lagoon Power’s development consent expiring in JuneThe developers of a pioneering tidal power project in Swansea Ba...
01:20, 2019-12-04

Hate speech ‘on notice’ as UN chief launches new plan to ‘identify, prevent and confront’ growing scourge United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has declared war on hate speech, telling Member States on Tuesday, that we all need to “do better a...
19:00, 2019-06-18

Police investigating hate crime after boy attacked in 'worrying' incident An 11-year-old boy has been assaulted and verbally abused in an incident being treated as racially motivated....
13:48, 2019-10-21

Woman 'who shouted shame on you' at Pride participants charged with hate crime A woman who allegedly shouted "shame on you" at people taking part in Pride has been charged with a homophobic hate crime....
21:48, 2019-09-09

London mum launches dolls with Down's syndrome, anxiety and autism in drive for more inclusive world A London mother has created a range of cuddly toys aimed at opening up conversations around different conditions....
14:20, 2019-10-06

Hate-crime Trial Begins in Killing of Black Student Student on University of Maryland Campus Jury selection will begin today in the trial of Sean Urbanski, the Maryland man accused of fatally stabbing Bowie State University student Richard Co...
19:28, 2019-12-09

‘Stop the hate’: Thousands attend funerals for victims of Jersey City shooting “Stop the hate. Stop the fighting. That’s what we can do to make the world a better place,” one attendee said....
07:56, 2019-12-12

‘It’s not going to scare me’: Taco Stop gets racist mail in response to coat drive If the letter writer intended to shame and scare Emilia Flores out of her coat charity, it didn't work....
15:04, 2020-01-15

Chicago moms who worked to stop gun violence killed in drive-by shooting Two mothers who fought to curb gun violence in their South Side Chicago neighborhood were killed in a drive-by shooting, on the same street corner wh...
06:04, 2019-07-31

Beyoncé’s publicist tells fans to stop ‘spewing hate’ at wife of Warriors owner In a viral video from Game 3 on Wednesday night, Nicole Curran can be seen leaning past the singer to talk to Jay-Z....
18:20, 2019-06-07

Tories unveil crime platform, vow more action to stop illegal guns coming in from U.S. Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is in Toronto today, where calls are loudest for governments to do more to combat gun crime....
17:52, 2019-10-04

Chicago's mayor says the the police superintendent had 'a couple of drinks with dinner' before he fell asleep at a stop sign while driving home Associated Press Chicago's mayor said the police superintendent, Eddie Johnson, told her he'd had "a couple of drinks with dinner" before he fell asl...
03:32, 2019-10-20

White House Abstains From Global ‘Christchurch Call’ Pledge to Stop Spread of Online Hate (PARIS) — The White House is not endorsing a global pledge to step up efforts to keep internet platforms from being used to spread hate, organi...
23:08, 2019-05-15

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Scottish court to decide whether PM can be jailed over no-deal as Rory Stewart launches London Mayor bid Rory Stewart has blown the London Mayoral race wide open after announcing that he will stand as an independent candidate ....
13:00, 2019-10-04

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Rory Stewart launches London Mayor bid as Scottish court prepares to decide whether PM can be jailed over no-deal Rory Stewart has blown the London Mayoral race wide open after announcing that he will stand as an independent candidate ....
12:20, 2019-10-04

Nasa 'launches probe into first allegation of crime in space' Nasa is investigating an allegation that an astronaut accessed the bank account of her estranged partner from the International Space Station, it has...
18:28, 2019-08-24

Uber Launches New Program to Get Drivers Who Can't Afford Cars to Drive Cars for Them Uber was once a modest company with modest goals: unleash the power of the free market in a heavily-regulated industry to provide on-demand, convenie...
18:36, 2019-05-30

Japan stabbing: Schoolgirl among two dead after knifeman launches attack at bus stop Two people, including a schoolgirl, have been killed and 16 more injured after a knifeman launched an attack at a bus stop in Japan....
08:28, 2019-05-28

'Trump has to stop': The president's racist, anti-immigrant rhetoric has encouraged mass shootings, including El Paso, according to hate and extremism expert Reuters, Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via Associated Press After two mass shootings in under 24 hours claimed 29 lives so far in El Paso, Texas, an...
01:32, 2019-08-05

Dean Saunders: Former Liverpool striker appealing against jail sentence over 'drink-drive' stop by police Former Liverpool striker Dean Saunders is set to appeal against a jail sentence over a suspected drink-drive stop by police....
07:24, 2019-10-04

Oro Valley residents sign petition to recall mayor and vice mayor ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Residents signed the petition to recall Mayor Joe Winfield and Vice Mayor Melanie Barrett on Wednesday. Several weeks ago, ...
04:16, 2019-11-21

Tati Westbrook subscriber count: YouTube star releases NEW James Charles video as she asks fans to 'stop the hate' Westbrook said it was "painful" to watch former friend Charles get "dragged" on social media...
09:28, 2019-05-17

Dean Saunders wins appeal against jail sentence for failing to take breath test after 'drink-drive' stop Ex-Liverpool striker Dean Saunders has won his appeal against a jail sentence for failing to take a breath test after being stopped by police on susp...
13:00, 2019-10-04

Some Oro Valley residents aim to recall mayor, vice mayor TUCSON – Last month, Oro Valley Mayor Joe Winfield and the town council voted 6-1 in favor of keeping El Conquistador and La Canada golf course...
07:04, 2019-11-15

Brexit latest: Labour launches plan to stop PM 'forcing through no-deal' Labour has launched a new plan aimed at preventing any future Prime Minister from forcing through a no-deal Brexit....
17:28, 2019-06-11

'Highways of hate': Current policing of hate groups is ineffective, expert warns Social media firms such as Facebook are policing online hate groups all wrong, according to new research....
21:08, 2019-08-26

YouTube to Remove Thousands of Channels, Ban Hate Speech and Supremacist Content in Order to 'Tackle Hate' For better or worse, the digital age has allowed anyone with an iPhone or a high-speed Internet connection to express their thoughts, opinions or sha...
21:40, 2019-06-05

Trump’s love-hate relationship with Fox News just turned to hate again. What’s that about? The media critic in chief lashes out when the network reports unfavorable news instead of laying on the flattery....
20:28, 2019-07-08

The Drive-Thru: Lowe's worker morale plummets, Target's back room nightmare continues, and McDonald's invests millions to speed up the drive-thru Irene Jiang / Business Insider Hello from The Drive-Thru, Business Insider's weekly newsletter about everything you need to know about shopping, fast...
17:52, 2019-10-11

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio weighs in on Donald Trump's row with Sadiq Khan after the US president called the two Mayor 'twins' New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio today said he was a big fan of his London counterpart Sadiq Khan after President Trump compared the two politician...
11:56, 2019-06-04

Kermit's Hot Dog House: Where there's no drive-through or website, but there is a drive-in Road-tripping through North Carolina or picking up your college kid? Make time for a pit stop at Kermit's Hot Dog House, a Winston-Salem institution....
18:00, 2019-11-20

New York Times incorrectly describes hate speech law in article about hate speech The New York Times issued a correction on an article in which they misidentified law protecting freedom of speech....
22:24, 2019-08-07

Trump officials are bending over backwards to say he didn't threaten to commit a war crime after he repeatedly threatened to commit a war crime Getty President Donald Trump announced on Twitter and to reporters that he would target and attack Iranian cultural sites if the country retaliated a...
01:52, 2020-01-07

Trump officials are bending over backward to say he didn't threaten to commit a war crime after he repeatedly threatened to commit a war crime Getty President Donald Trump announced on Twitter and to reporters that he would target and attack Iranian cultural sites if the country retaliated a...
10:32, 2020-01-07

Does being tough on crime actually deter crime? Enlarge (credit: Vermont.gov) What's the appropriate role of our prison system? Depending on who you talk to, it's supposed to function as punishme...
22:08, 2019-05-14

Republican Lawmaker Warns People Not to Drink and Drive; Proceeds to Drink and Drive Today in Republican hypocrisy, a New York lawmaker wrote a column about the dangers of driving drunk. A week later, he was arrested for driving drunk...
02:24, 2020-01-03

Fortnite Stop Sign Locations: Where To Destroy Stop Signs with Catalyst Outfit If you're looking to do some of the Fortnite Season 10 challenges then we've got you covered....
16:24, 2019-08-01

Trump Can't Stop Won't Stop Speculating About Bill Clinton and Jeffrey Epstein President Donald Trump half-heartedly walked back his tacit endorsement of the baseless conspiracy theory that Bill and Hillary Clinton were involved...
19:20, 2019-08-13

Stop talking about 'wine o'clock': Holly Whitaker on how women can stop drinking – and get happy When she decided to quit drinking, Whitaker turned, like many people, to Alcoholics Anonymous. She didn’t like what she found there, so she decided t...
14:08, 2020-01-14

'Stop it!' Japanese women turn to app to stop groping on trains Digi Police enables victims of molesters to notify fellow passengers of harassmentAlmost two decades after the introduction of women-only train carri...
17:44, 2019-05-22

Mayor Pete Is Really Screwing Up In His Day Job The rise of South Bend, IN, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has been one of the bigger surprises of the still-nascent Democratic primary. But running as a mayor...
16:36, 2019-06-20

Christine Quinn considering another run for mayor, insiders say Former Council Speaker Christine Quinn is eyeing another run for mayor in 2021, The Post has learned. Quinn, 52, who currently heads homeless shelte...
20:20, 2019-06-02

New Hampshire man named ‘Nobody’ is running for mayor This city could soon have a real Nobody as mayor. A former inmate who legally changed his name to “Nobody” is running for mayor of the to...
18:28, 2019-10-08

Dane becomes Germany's first foreign mayor Claus Ruhe Madsen has become the first foreigner to rule a German city after being elected as Lord Mayor of Rostock. The Danish national presented hi...
21:36, 2019-06-16

Amsterdam's mayor wants new brothel rules Amsterdam's first female mayor, Femke Halsema, is calling for a major overhaul to the citys red light district, with proposals including drawing curt...
17:52, 2019-07-04

El Centro Mayor pulled over on suspicion of DUI EL CENTRO, Calif. – Sources say, the Mayor of El Centro, CA, Edgard Garcia, was stopped for allegedly driving under the influence. There is no ...
06:24, 2019-05-10

Istanbul mayor struggles with obstacles Ekrem Imamoglu from the Republican People's Party (CHP) has been the mayor of Istanbul for five months. But President Recep Tayyip Erdogan refuses to...
17:08, 2019-12-02

Scott Stringer gets his first endorsement for NYC mayor Comptroller Scott Stringer has yet to officially kick off his presumptive bid to become mayor, but he still picked up his first endorsement in the ra...
01:08, 2019-05-18

Will Germany's Hollywood elect far-right AfD mayor? The populist AfD party may soon win its first mayoral post nationwide. Voting in the small, but once grand city of Görlitz is seen as a bellwether fo...
00:40, 2019-06-15

NYC mayor says he’ll decide this week on presidential run NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he’ll announce this week whether he’s running for president. The Democrat held a ...
19:28, 2019-05-13

Gilroy mayor: ‘We cannot let the bastard that did this tear us down’ The mayor of Gilroy, California, held nothing back at an emotional candlelight vigil Monday night for the three victims slaughtered at the city’...
18:48, 2019-07-30

Italy elects its first transgender mayor MILAN (AP) — Their general allegiances may lie with Matteo Salvini’s right-wing League party, but voters in a small town south of Milan have vo...
15:36, 2019-05-28

Hate to Say It, but Your Cat May Be Fat The proper weight of a cat depends on its age and if you find your cat getting heavier too quickly, experts say to have the pet checked out. ...
23:36, 2019-07-22

What to Do When You Hate Your New Job If you hate your new job, should you quit right away—or should you stick it out?...
23:40, 2019-05-14

Philippines mayor says one child killed in earthquake A six-year-old girl died after a wall collapsed on her during a powerful earthquake on Sunday, Vincent Fernandez, the mayor of Matanao town in the so...
10:28, 2019-12-15

Mayor de Blasio says ICE raids on immigrants already underway NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he’s getting reports that a nationwide crackdown on immigrants facing deportation is already...
10:08, 2019-07-14

‘Mayor of Stuy Town’ laid to rest Over 800 packed a downtown church and overflowed into the street Friday morning to say farewell to the man dubbed the “Mayor of Stuyvesant Town...
23:52, 2020-01-17

‘He'd like to see peace on Earth’: how a dog became mayor of a California town Idyllwild’s highest-ranking official may not have political power, but he has the tiny town’s heart in his pawsThe mayor of Idyllwild, California, wa...
08:12, 2019-06-05

Meet Mayor Pete’s New Black Friend After The Root’s Michael Harriot ripped Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg’s troubling tenure with black officers during his time as mayo...
19:16, 2020-01-09

Opposition starts campaign for Istanbul mayor in re-run ISTANBUL (AP) — The opposition’s candidate for Istanbul mayor has launched his campaign for the June 23 re-run elections, promising to win agai...
13:32, 2019-05-22

Iran sentences Tehran's ex-mayor to death The reformist politician had confessed to fatally shooting his second wife and leaving her body in a bathtub. The victim's family called for "eye for...
14:08, 2019-07-30

Bolivian mayor beaten, dragged through streets A Bolivian mayor was dragged through the streets, covered in red paint and had her hair cut by an angry mob Wednesday, as weeks of violent political ...
22:44, 2019-11-07

Colombia’s capital elects first female mayor BOGOTA, Colombia — Colombia’s capital city elected its first female mayor Sunday in what is being hailed as an important advancement for both women a...
15:48, 2019-10-28

The Latest: Philadelphia mayor fends off 2 in primary PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic primary for Philadelphia mayor (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney is poised ...
03:24, 2019-05-22

Baltimore shifts to new political era after mayor resigns BALTIMORE (AP) — After ex-Mayor Catherine Pugh’s rapid collapse amid multiple public corruption investigations, Baltimore is quickly shifting i...
05:24, 2019-05-03

Christchurch mayor on mass shooter: 'I've no idea what his name is' On visit to UK, Lianne Dalziel tells of her city’s resilience in aftermath of mosque attacksThe mayor of Christchurch has refused to commit to memory...
16:44, 2019-07-08

Mayor Pete’s Invisible Black Police Given the choice of superpowers, would you rather have the ability to fly or the power of invisibility?...
16:48, 2020-01-08

Istanbul mayor's race: Taking on the establishment Ekrem Imamoglu rocked Turkish politics with his shock mayoral victory in Istanbul in March. But after the first vote was annulled over apparent irreg...
16:12, 2019-06-22

The Greening of Paris Makes Its Mayor More Than a Few Enemies As Anne Hidalgo declares war on the car, drivers rage at the disruptions, but supporters credit her with preparing Paris for a hotter future....
18:32, 2019-10-05

Ex-Miami mayor says he doesn’t know how Epstein got his number Former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine – a longtime friend of Bill Clinton — says he’s at a loss for how he ended up in Jeffrey Epstein’s “Litt...
14:48, 2019-08-15

Chicago mayor gets first reforms through City Council CHICAGO (AP) — Mayor Lori Lightfoot has begun implementing reform to Chicago’s City Hall. During her first time chairing a City Council meeting...
01:24, 2019-05-30

NYC Mayor De Blasio Is Seeking Democratic Nod For President NEW YORK CITY (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he is running for president. The Democrat announced his bid with a video released by his...
13:56, 2019-05-16

Corey Johnson ♥ NY (and even the city's subway). Will he run for mayor? The speaker of the city council, 37, who was diagnosed with HIV in 2004, has overcome addiction and is mulling a mayoral runCorey Johnson got his fir...
08:36, 2019-05-08

Mogadishu mayor dies after al-Shabab attack Mogadishu mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman has died in a Qatari clinic, a week after al-Shahab extremists targeted his office. The former London councilor...
19:20, 2019-08-01

NYC mayor: Trump’s openness to foreign help ‘treasonous’ NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor and Democratic presidential candidate Bill de Blasio says President Donald Trump’s stated willingness to ac...
15:08, 2019-06-14

Muslim NJ mayor says he was detained at JFK, questioned about terrorists The mayor of a New Jersey town said he was racially profiled at JFK Airport this August while he and his family were returning to the US from a trip ...
01:28, 2019-09-14

Mayor in Germany's east steps down after far-right threats A German mayor of a town near Dresden has resigned after receiving threats from far-right groups. The Social Democrat endured months of hounding afte...
17:08, 2019-11-22

Turkish opposition: We will win re-run of Istanbul mayor vote The deputy chair of the CHP party told DW that their candidate would have the support of "all the people of Istanbul." The electoral body nixed the p...
02:04, 2019-05-08

Lexington Mayor Plans First Neighborhood Summit LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Next month, Mayor Linda Gorton will hold her first Mayor’s Neighborhood Summit to engage community members on issues a...
17:20, 2019-05-17

The Latest: Mayor says 2 dead after likely Oklahoma tornado EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on a likely tornado that touched down in El Reno, Oklahoma (all times local): 7:10 a.m. Officials say two people hav...
15:32, 2019-05-26

I hate my job — can I ask for a buyout? The company I work for was acquired recently and a new team took over. I now hate my job, my boss, my co-workers. I can’t afford to quit. Would it be...
23:16, 2019-09-22

I Hate These Chairs I don’t know when this specific chair became the go-to chair of every casual dining establishment in America. I don’t know what they’re called—“bistr...
19:44, 2019-08-17

Ask Dr. NerdLove: I Still Hate My Ex Hello, you hideous and shimmering sexbeasts, and welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column guide you through the Metroidvania of lov...
21:08, 2019-09-19

Outgoing Arkansas lawmaker takes job with Little Rock mayor LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The top Democrat in Arkansas’ majority-Republican House who resigned from office is taking a job leading the Little Ro...
19:24, 2019-05-17

LA mayor urges Trump to work with him on homeless crisis LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti wants President Donald Trump to visit the city and work with him on the homeless crisis. The Democ...
00:00, 2019-07-03

Bill de Blasio: why won't people take New York mayor's 2020 bid seriously? He runs the nation’s biggest city and has a record of progressive achievements. But his presidential bid has been met with mockeryMayor Bill de Blasi...
20:08, 2019-05-17

Pelosi’s older brother, a former Baltimore mayor, dies at 90 WASHINGTON – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s eldest brother Thomas D’Alesandro III, the former mayor of Baltimore, died Sunday at age 90. D’Alesan...
21:36, 2019-10-20

El Paso mayor says Trump called him ‘RINO’ aka ‘Republican in Name Only’ The mayor of El Paso claims that President Trump referred to him as a “RINO” — aka “Republican in Name Only” — du...
06:40, 2019-08-16

Rory Stewart: I quit as an MP to run for Mayor so I can make a difference Former Tory minister and leadership candidate Rory Stewart said he is quitting Parliament and standing to be Mayor of London because he wants to make...
20:04, 2019-10-12

Mayor Bill de Blasio says ‘justice was done’ with Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio said “justice was done” with the firing of Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo for the death of Eric Garner — and i...
23:16, 2019-08-19

Mayor Rothschild kicks off Attendance Awareness month TUCSON. – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild joined Dr. Gabriel Trujillo, superintendent of Tucson Unified School District to kick oof Attendance Awareness Mo...
05:44, 2019-10-15

Citigroup exec Raymond McGuire may run for NYC mayor in 2021 Citigroup executive Raymond McGuire is considering running for New York City mayor in 2021, according to a report. McGuire, the vice chairman of Citi...
17:48, 2020-01-14

Alabama mayor walks out of meeting with no talk of comments CARBON HILL, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama mayor and city leaders refused to acknowledge questions on the mayor’s statements about “killing out&...
16:36, 2019-06-18

Montgomery elects first black mayor in 200-year history MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama’s capital, a city once known as the cradle of the Confederacy and later the birthplace of the civil rights movement,...
07:25, 2019-10-09

Colombia: Bogotá’s first female mayor marries same-sex partner Claudia López will become the first openly lesbian mayor in the traditionally conservative, Catholic countryThe first woman to be elected mayor of Co...
19:20, 2019-12-17

Zdeněk Hřib: the Czech mayor who defied China By refusing to expel a Taiwanese diplomat, the Prague mayor has joined the ranks of local politicians confronting contentious national policiesZdeněk...
08:28, 2019-07-03

Mayor's resignation highlights threat to German leaders Arnd Focke, the Social Democratic mayor of a town in Lower Saxony, was regularly threatened by nationalists. Now he has resigned. Regional officials ...
15:28, 2020-01-12

Mayor of London announces plan for more EV charging points News 17 Jun, 2019 London will have between 2,300 and 4,100 EV rapid charging points and 33,700 to 47,500 normal charging points by 2025...
17:40, 2019-06-17

New Mexico mayor’s plan would charge for emergency costs ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (AP) — A New Mexico mayor has proposed billing drivers involved in car accidents resulting in hazardous material cleanup or v...
07:52, 2019-05-20

Amazon wasn't scared off by AOC, says New York City mayor Amazon was not scared off by New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in its quest to open a second headquarters in the Big Apple, according...
16:28, 2019-07-24

Dane becomes 1st foreign mayor of a large German city BERLIN (AP) — A Danish businessman has been elected mayor of Rostock, becoming the first non-German citizen to head a large city in Germany. Official...
10:44, 2019-06-17

Why Istanbul’s new mayor could be a threat to Turkish President Erdogan Ekrem Imamoglu won the coveted role of Istanbul mayor with a simple slogan: "Everything will be great."...
18:48, 2019-06-25

Cringe at Mayor Pete declaring he is “100% that nominee” right next to Lizzo Avid Spoon fan and presidential nominee Pete Buttigieg made an appearance on CBS This Morning Thursday, where he let the audience know that his music...
17:24, 2019-12-13

Digital Conversation with Dia Davidson Mayor Linda Gorton (LEX 18)– Getting counted in the Federal Census is something done nationwide every 10 years! And, in 2020 the census report will be sent to eve...
02:20, 2019-05-16

Mayor: Rob Manfred warned city of A’s-to-Vegas move Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred told Oakland, Calif., officials the Athletics could move to Las Vegas if the city doesn’t drop a current lawsuit, m...
09:28, 2019-10-09

Former Baltimore mayor faces fraud and tax evasion charges Federal indictment accuses Catherine Pugh of using her Healthy Holly children’s books to promote her career and fund mayoral runThe disgraced former ...
17:12, 2019-11-20

Kickball umpire says mayor fired him for call against his adult son A kickball umpire is suing the mayor of a South Carolina town, saying the pol got him fired for making a call against his team, according to a report...
20:04, 2019-10-25

Trump Can't Help but Try to Reignite an Ancient Feud With the Mayor of El Paso When president Donald Trump visited El Paso last week, he did more than simply force himself into ghoulish photo ops with a community still reeling f...
23:12, 2019-08-15

Activist who was 1st black woman mayor in Mississippi dies JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A civil rights activist who was the first African American woman to win a mayor’s race in Mississippi has died. Unita (yo...
19:16, 2019-05-14

Video shows Mexican mayor being dragged through streets A mob of Mexican villagers were so angry at their mayor that they tied him up and nearly dragged him out of town, dramatic new video shows. Video pos...
15:52, 2019-10-09

Mayor: City doesn’t want to be identified with Klan group CINCINNATI (AP) — An Indiana mayor is distancing his community from a local Ku Klux Klan group planning a rally in Ohio this month. The Honorable Sac...
13:56, 2019-05-16

Was Michael Bloomberg New York City’s Greatest Mayor? Eleanor Randolph’s “The Many Lives of Michael Bloomberg” offers a careful assessment of Bloomberg’s life and times....
11:24, 2019-09-10

London’s Mayor Says It’s ‘Un-British to Roll Out the Red Carpet’ for Trump Donald Trump heads to London on Monday for an official three-day visit, but the city’s mayor is making it known that the U.S. president isn’t wanted ...
17:12, 2019-06-02

Who is Germany's first mayor of a state capital with migrant roots? Belit Onay is the first person with a migration background to become mayor of a German state capital. So who is the man who’s overturned 70 years of ...
11:40, 2019-11-12

Amsterdam's Green mayor looks to reform red-light district As an MP, Femke Halsema helped make prostitution legal in the Netherlands. So why does she now want to overhaul an area where sex workers famously pl...
07:00, 2020-01-16

Judge stops August recall of Douglas mayor BISBEE, Ariz. – The recall of Douglas Mayor Robert Uribe will not move forward. On Wednesday, Cochise County Judge David Thorn ruled that the r...
12:28, 2019-05-02

The Latest: Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has resigned BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the growing scandal over the lucrative sales of the Baltimore mayor’s self-published children’s books (all...
21:48, 2019-05-02

Barcelona mayor promises crackdown on cruise ships Ada Colau will also oppose airport expansion to curb tourism and pollutionBarcelona’s mayor, Ada Colau, has pledged to restrict the number of cruise ...
17:56, 2019-07-05

Tina Fey Returns to NBC With A Show About Ted Danson as Mayor of Los Angeles The Good Place may be ending, but NBC is doing its best to make up for it. The network just gave a series order to a currently untitled series crea...
01:52, 2019-07-19

Tucson mayor caught cursing at council meeting again TUCSON – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild used profanities near his open microphone at Wednesday’s city council meeting. The council was discuss...
02:04, 2019-09-06

Decision 2019: Tucson elects first Latina mayor TUCSON – Tucson made history Tuesday night, electing former city council member Regina Romero as mayor. She’s the first woman and Latina to hold the ...
16:00, 2019-11-06

Hungarian mayor resigns after yacht orgy video Despite being re-elected, prominent Hungarian mayor Zsolt Borkai said he was stepping down from his post after he was featured in an explicit sex tap...
16:52, 2019-11-06

Bloomberg, former mayor of NYC files to get on presidential primary ballot WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City, is opening the door to a 2020 Democratic presidential campaign, s...
01:44, 2019-11-08

Movie stars urge 'Görliwood' to snub far-right mayor The eastern German town of Görlitz has provided the location for a number of Hollywood blockbusters. Now, several film stars have written to resident...
19:40, 2019-06-07

Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg mulling presidential run In a statement on Thursday, Bloomberg adviser Howard Wolfson said the former mayor is worried that the current crop of Democratic presidential candid...
00:48, 2019-11-08

Mayor de Blasio finally names new NYCHA boss New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio named the head of Minneapolis’s tiny public housing agency, Gregory Russ, as the new top boss of the city’s massiv...
03:04, 2019-06-19

What Ilhan Omar needs to learn from London’s Muslim mayor Before being elected mayor of London, Sadiq Khan was accused of having Islamist connections. He once spoke at the same conference as Sajeel Abu Ibrah...
18:52, 2019-05-04

Tucson’s newly elected mayor to be sworn in Monday Regina Romero TUCSON – Newly elected Tucson Mayor, Regina Romero will be making history Monday morning. Romero is the first woman and Latina to hold ...
15:40, 2019-12-02

Mayor Pete has New York moment before Queens event A 2020 Democratic president hopeful and mayor was more than an hour late for a campaign appearance in Queens on Wednesday — Mayor Pete Buttigie...
23:52, 2019-05-22

Mayor with prosthetic leg mocked online over flat shoes A UK town mayor who has a prosthetic leg says she was viciously mocked online — all because she wore flat shoes to an event. Stockport mayor La...
20:44, 2019-06-06

Mayor of Mogadishu dies as result of al-Shabaab attack Abdirahman Omar Osman was naturalised Briton who had been London Labour councillorThe mayor of Mogadishu has died after being badly wounded in an al-...
17:52, 2019-08-01

No Republican candidates make ballot for Tucson mayor TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The next mayor of Tucson will be a Democrat or independent after no Republicans gathered enough signatures by the Wednesday dead...
21:36, 2019-05-30

Mount Vernon mayor fumes over NYC exporting its homeless there The mayors of towns who were unwitting recipients of homeless New Yorkers have a message for Mayor Bill de Blasio: Get lost. Lawmakers from Fayettevi...
00:56, 2019-11-03

Mayor tries to ban Avengers comic over gay kiss - but copies sell out The mayor of Rio de Janerio has failed in a bid to have an Avengers comic banned from a book fair because it featured a gay kiss. ...
12:44, 2019-09-08

Mayor Jonathan Rothschild reflects on his eight years in office TUCSON – Jonathan Rothschild was speaking at event for the Pima County Democratic Party on Jan. 8. Former Tucson Congresswoman Gabby Giffords w...
06:52, 2019-11-30

Trump says London mayor is 'incompetent' after hurricane remark US president criticized Sadiq Khan, after London mayor suggested Trump was golfing rather than organizing hurricane reliefDonald Trump has once again...
19:12, 2019-09-03

Homeless crisis spurs recall effort against LA mayor LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mayor Eric Garcetti didn’t create the homeless crisis in Los Angeles, but he owns it. The two-term Democrat who not long ago...
07:00, 2019-06-20

MTA board, mayor greenlight $51.5 billion capital plan The MTA’s $51.5 billion capital plan inched closer to reality on Wednesday thanks to endorsements from both Mayor Bill de Blasio and the transi...
01:12, 2019-09-26

Former Florida mayor jailed for stealing $650k from United Way Florida man strikes again. The former mayor of Milton, Fla., was sentenced last week to 51 months in prison and ordered to pay back $650,000 he stole...
01:04, 2020-01-19

Regina Romero leads Democratic bid for Tucson mayor TUCSON – With the polls officially closed, the decision for who Tucson chose to face Independent Mayoral candidate Ed Ackerly come November wil...
05:52, 2019-08-28

First mayor from former East heads German Cities Association Leipzig's progressive mayor Burkhard Jung has become the first local politician from the former East to lead Germany's municipalities. His election p...
21:32, 2019-06-06

Regina Romero projected to win Democratic bid for Tucson mayor TUCSON – With the polls officially closed, the decision for who Tucson chose to face Independent Mayoral candidate Ed Ackerly come November wil...
06:56, 2019-08-28

Amsterdam mayor considers closing red-light district City’s first female mayor aims to tackle human trafficking, fraud and money launderingAmsterdam’s first female mayor is considering closing down the ...
12:12, 2019-07-04

Germany's oldest mayor retires after 56 years in office The end of an era is nigh as a 94-year-old mayor prepares to hand over to his successor. Josef Rüddel has presided over the German village of Windhag...
22:52, 2019-05-21

Jimmy Kimmel says he’s running for mayor of Dildo, Newfoundland After making the existence of the small Canadian fishing village, Dildo, N.L. a viral trend last week, Jimmy Kimmel conducted an interview with some ...
02:40, 2019-08-09

Chicago mayor says police won’t assist ICE in migrant sweep CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says the city’s police department will not participate in an U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforceme...
02:00, 2019-06-22

Mayor caught whispering profanities during call to audience Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild TUCSON – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild was recorded whispering profanities twice during the council meeting’s call to th...
01:12, 2019-06-21

‘It is possible:’ Victoria mayor says fossil-free future not optional Victoria's mayor says cities need to move to a fossil-free future, while protecting jobs. Lisa Helps says her city has a plan to get off fossil fuels...
21:20, 2019-06-19

Why do people hate Apple? I know why you’re here, you know why you’re here, so let’s get right to it. Apple is a very divisive company. It has millions of fans but also millio...
16:36, 2019-11-05

It’s Been Three Years And I Still Hate Solas This piece was first published on November 1, 2017. We’re bumping it today for the game’s five year anniversary....
19:36, 2019-11-18

Why do people hate vegans? It has left the beige-tinted margins and become social media’s most glamorous look. But why does veganism still provoke so much anger? By George Reyn...
07:40, 2019-10-25

I Am Becoming A Pickup Truck Guy And I Hate Myself For It I live in Ohio. My dad had a Ram. I like my space. Frankly, it was inevitable. But it doesn’t make it any easier to admit. I’m a pickup truck guy now...
16:36, 2019-09-29

What to do if you feel people hate you Some people feel like others hate them, even when they do not. There are many potential causes of this feeling. Solutions include resolving the under...
00:44, 2019-07-11

If You Hate Floss, It’s O.K. to Try These Alternatives Experts with the A.D.A. and the C.D.C. told us five things to try if you hate regular floss — and what you should avoid....
00:12, 2019-09-12

Hate on the Hudson (Yards): How bad can it be? Hudson Yards, complete with a swank hotel, new mall and gigantic sculpture, has been ripped by critics....
13:00, 2019-08-02

I hate holiday parties — can I just not go? It’s office holiday party season, and everyone thinks I’m a Scrooge because I hate them. They are awkward and forced, and people act stupid whenever ...
18:32, 2019-12-15

Yeah, I Think I Hate Halloween On the “Things I Happen To Hate” spectrum—which, unfortunately, seems to be lengthening as I age—Halloween is nowhere near the pinnacle. In fact, it ...
21:20, 2019-10-28

Meghan Markle: why all the hate? Victoria Murphy on why the Duchess of Sussex has been subjected to a sustained campaign of criticism from sections of the media and the British publi...
05:16, 2019-08-12

Mourinho: 'I hate racism' "Antonio Rudiger was allegedly targeted by racist abuse during Chelsea’s 2-0 win over Tottenham in the Premier League."...
20:44, 2019-12-22

Kevin Durant: Sometimes I hate the NBA The Nets still haven’t introduced Kevin Durant, so the star introduced himself in a wide-ranging interview on everything from why he left Golden Stat...
22:12, 2019-09-10

Georgia still has no hate crimes law despite many tries ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s prosecutors cannot charge anyone with a hate crime, even if they want to, because the state is one of only four withou...
14:40, 2019-06-02

Muncie mayor Dennis Tyler arrested by FBI in corruption probe The mayor of the Indiana city of Muncie, Dennis Tyler, was arrested by the FBI at his home Monday amid a years-long corruption probe. An FBI spokeswo...
16:56, 2019-11-18

Venice mayor closes St. Mark's Square after second catastrophic floods High tidal waters and catastrophic flooding returned to Venice, prompting the mayor to close the iconic St. Mark's Square.     &#...
18:08, 2019-11-15

Roads could be taken from councils that block Mayor's safety measures Councils that block attempts to cut road deaths and injuries in London could have key roads taken out of their control, the Standard can reveal....
11:40, 2019-07-22

Manchester mayor criticises Eminem for rap about Ariana Grande gig bomb Andy Burnham calls the rap about the 2017 attack "unnecessarily hurtful and deeply disrespectful"....
18:56, 2020-01-17

Why Bill de Blasio is New York’s worst mayor in modern history Dear Bill de Blasio, Everyone knows you’re a terrible mayor — maybe the worst in the past 100 years. But can’t you at least pretend that you love us?...
15:24, 2019-07-20

New York mayor threatens to fine Trump Organization over pollution New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, who is considering a run for the White House in 2020, on Monday threatened to fine the Trump Organization $2.1 million...
21:40, 2019-05-13

Venice mayor: Climate change to blame for ‘apocalyptic’ flooding Venice is suffering its worst flooding in decades with the mayor of the historic Italian city blaming the “apocalyptic” levels on climate...
17:48, 2019-11-13

‘Full steam ahead’ on third crossing project, says Kingston mayor The city says now that a detailed impact assessment has been completed, in-water work can finally begin....
23:56, 2019-12-03

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Named UK Politician Of The Year London Mayor Sadiq Khan has been named the Politician of the Year at an annual awards ceremony held in the UK's House of Commons complex for his ongo...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Vancouver mayor says Scheer government would be ‘worse than Stephen Harper’ Kennedy Stewart said a Scheer government would be "a disaster for the city" when it comes to issues like transit, opioids and housing....
00:36, 2019-10-17

‘We will get through this’: Odessa mayor speaks out at vigil for 7 slain in Texas shooting The Aug. 31 shooting was a frenzy of violence that left seven people dead and injured 22, including a 17-month-old toddler....
22:28, 2019-09-02

Fed monitor: Mayor de Blasio’s new housing chief misled public Same as the old boss. Mayor Bill de Blasio’s latest choice to head the New York City Housing Authority “omitted material details” while testifying ab...
02:12, 2019-06-03

Trump rips de Blasio in new video: ‘Worst mayor’ in NYC history President Trump has taken yet another shot at Mayor Bill de Blasio on the day of his 2020 presidential campaign announcement, this time posting a vid...
02:20, 2019-05-17

French mayor and wife on trial for tax fraud after five-year inquiry Patrick and Isabelle Balkany accused of hiding wealth in ‘multiple offshore structures’ A French mayor and his wife went on trial on Monday accused o...
17:20, 2019-05-13

Trump fires back at London mayor over golf crack President Trump ramped up his trans-Atlantic feud with London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Tuesday, firing back after Khan mocked the commander-in-chief over ...
20:48, 2019-09-03

Trump rips governor of Puerto Rico, San Juan mayor President Trump on Thursday ripped the embattled governor of Puerto Rico, joining a growing chorus of critics that includes entertainer Ricky Martin ...
21:20, 2019-07-18

NYC mayor orders mandatory measles vaccinations after Brooklyn outbreak New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio declared a public health emergency in parts of Brooklyn on Tuesday in response to a measles outbreak, requiring un...
17:12, 2019-04-09

San Diego mayor touts ‘dramatic action’ to combat homelessness The mayor of San Diego signed off on an $11 million plan to use taxpayer funds to fund tents, trailers and other facilities to support the city’...
23:12, 2019-06-24

Trump calls Giuliani a ‘great guy’ as feds investigate former mayor “He may seem a little rough around the edges sometimes, but he is also a great guy and wonderful lawyer,” Trump tweeted Saturday, blaming the “Deep S...
23:28, 2019-10-12

Indiana mayor Dennis Tyler indicted for accepting $5K bribe Dennis Tyler, the Democratic mayor of Muncie, Indiana, was indicted on a corruption-related charge of accepting a $5,000 bribe and arrested at his ho...
18:32, 2019-11-19

Mayor Hopes To Jump-Start City’s Recycling Program LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Mayor Linda Gorton tells the media that she is taking steps to jump-start the city’s recycling program. “I want...
16:08, 2019-06-21

Items seized from mayor’s office shed light on investigation BALTIMORE (AP) — Officials in Baltimore’s City Hall have released a list of items seized by federal agents when they raided former Mayor Cather...
11:56, 2019-05-09

The Latest: Lucas defeats Justus to become Kansas City mayor KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on the election to choose next mayor of Kansas City, Missouri, (all times local): 9:20 p.m. A 34-year-old black ma...
04:44, 2019-06-19

Newark mayor effectively bans NYC’s homeless-export program Liberal Newark Mayor Ras Baraka is taking a page from President Trump’s book — by building a virtual wall between the city and Big Apple homele...
01:04, 2019-11-24

Battle between D.C. Mayor Bowser and the city’s arts commission escalates A tussle over possession of valuable art collection is latest move against the commission’s independence....
22:44, 2019-09-11

Ex-New York Times columnist throws hat in the ring for Bellport mayor A summer mayoral race is heating up in Bellport. Former New York Times Sunday Styles columnist Bob Morris has thrown his hat into the ring to run for...
04:52, 2019-05-30

De Blasio’s first endorsement comes from small town South Carolina mayor Drumroll, please! Mayor Bill de Blasio got his very first endorsement for president of the United States from … wait for it … the mayor o...
01:12, 2019-06-02

Chicago mayor fires head of police over 'ethical lapses' Mayor says decision was based on investigation into incident in which Eddie Johnson was found asleep behind wheel of his SUVChicago’s mayor, Lori Lig...
18:36, 2019-12-02

Mayor: Evidence of incendiary device found in mosque fire NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut mayor says authorities have found evidence that an incendiary device or material was used to start a weekend fi...
19:16, 2019-05-14

Brazil mayor blocked from banning Avengers comic over gay kiss Copies of the Avengers comic sold out after Rio Mayor Marcelo Crivella called for them to be seized....
20:36, 2019-09-07

Philadelphia Mayor: Museum Should ‘Strengthen’ Sexual Harassment Policy The mayor’s remarks come after a former Philadelphia Art Museum boss was forced to resign from his Erie Art Museum post following a New York Times re...
17:36, 2020-01-16

East Germany's Görlitz holds AfD-CDU runoff vote for mayor The far-right AfD hopes to win its first mayoral election in a runoff vote with the CDU. Voting in Görlitz is being seen as a litmus test for the str...
19:28, 2019-06-16

Mayor cites environment, health as Montreal to ban glyphosate pesticide Premier François Legault said on Thursday that the reports were alarming, but the issue needs to be further reviewed before a total provincial ban. ...
03:32, 2019-09-06

Mayor ‘sick’ by video of police encounter with young family Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego is calling for action after disturbing footage emerged of an altercation involving officers and a young family . A video r...
16:36, 2019-06-16

Mayor Pete Buttigieg tops all 2020 Dems in NY fundraising Pete Buttigieg has tapped into the New York fundraising scene better than any other 2020 Democratic candidate — and he’ll be back this Labor Da...
03:20, 2019-08-30

Trump meets queen, escalates feud with London mayor US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump attend a welcome ceremony with Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II in the garden of Buckingham ...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Stringer shuns real estate money for mayor bid after already collecting $1M Mayoral hopeful Scott Stringer has jumped on the anti-big real estate bandwagon and is shunning campaign contributions from the industry — now that h...
23:20, 2020-01-09

Activist, Georgia mayor clash over renaming street for Obama VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — A civil rights activist is clashing with a Georgia mayor over a proposal to rename a street for former President Barack Obama. T...
17:12, 2019-05-24

First female mayor of Amsterdam plans overhaul of red-light district Femke Halsema has suggested stopping the practice of sex workers standing on display in window-fronted rooms in the city's red-light district....
18:52, 2019-07-03

Baltimore mayor resigns amid ongoing corruption scandal Embattled Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigned Thursday amid a widening scandal over a lucrative deal she inked with the University of Maryland Me...
22:52, 2019-05-02

Son of Albany mayor robbed and beaten while delivering pizzas: report The son of Albany mayor Kathy Sheehan was beaten and robbed while delivering pizzas late Wednesday evening, the Times Union reported. “Two blac...
15:56, 2019-08-03

Bolivian mayor doused in red paint and has hair hacked off by baying mob Patricia Arce was subjected to the degrading assault by locals who accused her of working with the party that killed pro-democracy protestors...
14:00, 2019-11-08

Mayor Pete Buttigieg: ‘Systemic racism is a white problem’ “Systemic racism” in the United States “is a white problem,” according to Mayor Pete Buttigieg — who propped up the El ...
06:52, 2019-08-09

Mayor Pete's Favorite TV Shows Are Pretty Damning Stuff Still unsure where you fall on Mayor Pete for president? Perhaps knowing he’s a Rick and Morty stan will change your mind!...
19:48, 2019-10-01

Italy: Venice floods cause mayor to declare a state of emergency The Italian city has not received tides like this in more than 50 years. The mayor has reacted, blaming climate change, and pleaded for governmental ...
03:48, 2019-11-13

Greece's first Jewish mayor shines spotlight on multicultural history The country's central Jewish council has hailed Moses Elisaf's victory. A descendant of Holocaust survivors, he will serve a city that was once full ...
21:32, 2019-06-06

Dane in lead to become mayor of German port city of Rostock BERLIN (AP) — A Danish businessman is in the lead to become mayor of Rostock and become the first non-German citizen to head a large city in Germany....
10:40, 2019-05-27

Step aside, Mayor Pete: "The Bloomberg Dance" is here and definitely real and not a joke Now that we live in a post-Mayor Pete Dance world, the barrier between reality and fantasy has never been more porous. Into this moment comes “The Bl...
18:16, 2019-12-13

Amsterdam’s first female mayor plans to revamp red-light district In what would be the most radical revamp of the sex trade there since the Dutch legalized prostitution nearly two decades ago, Femke Halsema suggeste...
18:12, 2019-07-03

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio drops 2020 presidential bid: ‘It’s clearly not my time’ Announcing his decision Friday morning, de Blasio did not throw his support behind any candidate....
16:08, 2019-09-20

Former Tory MP Rory Stewart running for Mayor of London as independent Rory Stewart has said he hopes to be a moderate voice as "extremism is taking over our country." He has stepped down from the Conservative party to r...
16:08, 2019-10-04

German eyes mayor's office in Romania's third-largest city For the very first time, a Romanian town could end up electing a German mayor. Dominic Samuel Fritz, who originally hails from southwestern Germany, ...
06:24, 2019-11-10

Pro-Immigrant Protesters Interrupt A Trump Rally And All He Can Say Is 'Democrat Mayor!' Pro-immigrant protesters interrupted Donald Trump’s campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio on Thursday night while the president questioned the party aff...
04:32, 2019-08-02

Denver mayor runoff centers on fast growth, gentrification DENVER (AP) — Denver voters were turning in their ballots Tuesday in a mayoral runoff election characterized by a feisty debate over the city’s...
18:04, 2019-06-04

Sorry to This Man: Alleged NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Bows Out of Presidential Race New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio officially ended his presidential campaign today, writing in an NBC News op-ed, “I have contributed all I can to ...
17:28, 2019-09-20

The Latest: Denver voters turn in ballots in mayor’s race DENVER (AP) — The Latest on Denver’s runoff mayoral election (all times local): 9:50 a.m. Denver voters are turning in their ballots in a runof...
18:04, 2019-06-04

Queens Democrats hosting Mayor Pete for a ‘fireside chat’ Queens Democrats are hosting the mayor Wednesday for a “fireside chat” about his 2020 White House bid– Mayor Pete Buttigieg that is...
19:24, 2019-05-20

Secluded Baltimore mayor to make announcement amid scandal BALTIMORE (AP) — The lawyer for Baltimore’s mayor is making an announcement amid growing pressure for the city’s top leader to resign ove...
16:44, 2019-05-02

Mayor de Blasio is firing fewer teachers accused of misconduct Mayor Bill de Blasio’s school officials are firing fewer of the teachers they deem unfit to work with kids. The city Department of Education brought ...
22:44, 2019-11-02

The Latest: Lori Lightfoot takes oath as Chicago mayor CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the inauguration of Lori Lightfoot as Chicago mayor (all times local): 11:25 p.m. Lori Lightfoot has taken the oath of o...
18:32, 2019-05-20

Here’s how much time Mayor Pete Buttigieg spends in South Bend If Pete Buttigieg’s presidential campaign schedule is any guide, the Big Apple better get ready for a part time mayor of its own. Buttigieg has...
17:52, 2019-05-20

Incoming Chicago mayor has path to historic police reforms CHICAGO (AP) — Lori Lightfoot is coming into the Chicago mayor’s office pledging to overhaul the city’s police force. She isn’t the...
06:20, 2019-05-20

Judge evicts New Jersey mayor for failing to pay mortgage, taxes The mayor of a northern New Jersey town has been evicted from his home for failing to pay his mortgage and taxes amid a three-year foreclosure fight,...
22:24, 2019-10-01

Japan: Nagasaki mayor tells PM Abe to adopt nuke-ban treaty Nagasaki's mayor has urged Japan's government to adopt the UN’s 2017 nuclear arms prohibition treaty. Speaking on the 74th anniversary of the atomic ...
14:52, 2019-08-09

Wyoming's Governor Allegedly Cussed Out a Female Mayor in a Meeting Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon allegedly swore and physically intimidated Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr with what she called “profane and misogynistic” behavio...
13:44, 2019-06-04

Oxford, Mississippi mayor gets state probe of city’s police OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The mayor of Oxford, Mississippi, says the city’s police department is now under investigation after one of its officers w...
13:24, 2019-05-29

Mayor de Blasio: I respect NYCHA monitor, but he’s dead wrong In an instant, Mayor Bill de Blasio went from saying he had “a lot of respect” for the monitor overseeing the New York City Housing Authority to accu...
12:20, 2019-06-04

Rome's mayor under pressure to resign as general strike looms Many blame M5S’s Virginia Raggi for a drastic decline in the city’s servicesThe mayor of Rome is under pressure to resign as trade unions join forces...
18:52, 2019-10-24

Erdogan says Istanbul canal project to go ahead despite mayor's opposition Turkey will soon hold a tender for a gigantic canal project on the edge of Istanbul, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday, despite calls from th...
16:16, 2019-12-12

Mayor calls out worker accused of spitting on Eric Trump CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has condemned a cocktail lounge employee who Eric Trump says spit on him. Lightfoot said Thurs...
03:16, 2019-06-28

Los Angeles mayor wants to double Latino representation in Hollywood in the next 10 years The city of Los Angeles announced a historic initiative kicking off with the help of dozens of creatives working toward a single goal: doubling Latin...
15:40, 2020-01-14

'We are not alone' in fighting climate change, says Freetown mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr Over 90 mayors of the world's biggest cities have signed a Global Green New Deal in Copenhagen this week. Freetown's mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr talks e...
13:08, 2019-10-11

Istanbul mayor takes office days after crushing victory ISTANBUL (AP) — Opposition Turkish politician Ekrem Imamoglu is formally taking office as mayor of Istanbul, four days after he won a repeat election...
18:20, 2019-06-27

French mayor trying to start baby boom by giving out Viagra A French mayor is trying to get a rise out of young couples and get them to move to his small village and start families — offering them free V...
15:16, 2019-05-21

Athens’ youngest mayor: I’m interested in real life, not utopias Centrist Kostas Bakoyannis says his approach transcends divisions that have long defined GreeceThe mayor-elect of Athens says he doesn’t believe in g...
13:44, 2019-06-04

The Latest: Michael Hancock wins 3rd term as Denver mayor DENVER (AP) — The Latest on Denver’s runoff mayoral election (all times local): 10:20 p.m. Michael Hancock has won a third term as Denver mayor...
06:32, 2019-06-05

Trump continues to rip London mayor: ‘He hurts the people of this country’ President Trump ripped London Mayor Sadiq Khan, who he called a “stone cold loser” over the weekend, saying the mayor should not be attac...
16:04, 2019-06-04

Mayor of N.L. town wants leaking oil from decaying whaling ships to be removed The three whaling ships were abandoned at a Conception Harbour wharf in the late 1960s and since then two of the vessels have submerged....
22:28, 2019-08-02

Paper: Georgia mayor said city isn’t ready for black leader HOSCHTON, Ga. (AP) — A newspaper reports that the mayor of a mostly white north Georgia city is being criticized for saying the community wasn’...
22:20, 2019-05-06

Philadelphia mayor seeks 2nd term, touting soda tax benefits PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Democrat Jim Kenney is running for re-election as mayor of the nation’s sixth largest city, facing two challengers critical...
23:28, 2019-05-21

Mayor Pete Buttigieg accuses NRA of creating ‘false God’ out of guns Mayor Pete Buttigieg on Sunday compared guns to a “false God” as he called out the gun lobby in the wake of back-to-back mass shootings in El Paso, T...
20:04, 2019-08-04

Nuremberg mayor defends 'Christ Child' teen after far-right racism The mayor has slammed "idiotic comments" targeting the teen picked to play the "Christ Child" at the city's famous Christmas market. In a post on Fac...
01:28, 2019-11-04

Sunday Comics: I Hate Meetings... Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
17:04, 2019-06-09

'It could be someone in my class': US university hit by hate incidents More than a dozen hate incidents at Syracuse University in upstate New York have created a climate of fear among students – and tough questions for t...
11:44, 2019-11-27

Dave Gettleman: Why some of my ex-players hate me Even at 68 years old, Giants general manager Dave Gettleman believes he can still change his ways. Despite a successful resumé, Gettleman maintains t...
20:12, 2019-08-06

I Don't Hate The Tesla Cybertruck But I'm Not Convinced It Will Be A Hit I couldn’t sleep much last night. My dreams were filled with visions of stainless steel triangles, glass cracking and electric ATVs flying through th...
23:28, 2019-11-22

I hate Secret Santa exchanges — do I really have to do it? My office colleagues are coordinating a Secret Santa gift exchange. I don’t celebrate Christmas and don’t want to exchange gifts, but I also don’t wa...
16:08, 2019-12-22

Meghan Markle: why all the hate? - podcast Victoria Murphy on why the Duchess of Sussex has been subjected to a sustained campaign of criticism from sections of the media and the British publi...
09:04, 2019-08-12

The ‘OK’ hand gesture is now a hate symbol, ADL says ‘OK’ hand gesture is now a hate symbol, according to the ADL. Photo: ADL.org COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The “OK” hand gesture, a mass kille...
17:00, 2019-09-26

XFL legend ‘He Hate Me’ missing for nearly a week A former NFL running back best known for his XFL nickname has been missing for nearly a week, South Carolina authorities said Tuesday. Rod Smart, bet...
20:56, 2019-06-18

The Best Movies on Netflix to Hate-Watch We rounded up the best movies on Netflix to hate-watch this holiday season, including some real stinkers....
14:12, 2019-12-22

Spider-Man: Far From Home Review: Well, You Won't Hate It! But you might wish that Marvel had aimed just a little higher with their newest film 'Spider-Man: Far From Home.'...
14:20, 2019-07-01

The Houston Astros are cheaters and I hate them Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past couple of hours, you know that the Astros have been exposed for cheating, at least during 2017, a...
18:00, 2019-11-13

Lampard - I'm proud but I hate losing "Frank Lampard claimed he was proud of Chelsea\u0027s performance and optimistic for the rest of the season, despite seeing his side lose the UEFA Su...
03:12, 2019-08-15

Trump: ‘whether you love me or hate me, you’ve got to vote for me’ Donald Trump said people need to vote for him because of the stock market. Reports suggest that's not necessarily true....
07:36, 2019-08-16

How to Camp at the Track When You Hate Camping There comes a time in every race fan’s life when they have to make a crucial decision. Do I spend an obscene amount of money on a hotel and commute t...
20:44, 2019-05-13

Why I hate emojis | Suzanne Moore I have never knowingly used the vile little gurning dots and I don’t intend to start nowShould I ever be kidnapped or held against my will – I am tal...
18:04, 2019-06-17

Help! My boss keeps asking me to speak in public and I hate it I hate public speaking, but my boss delights in calling on me without warning to address the group. I also blush which makes me feel even more self-c...
17:56, 2019-11-03

Seven Stylish Phone Cases That You Won't Hate Looking At An old boyfriend of mine was a case-free iPhone guy. I couldn’t stand it. Knowing that phone could slip from his hand while scrolling Twitter on the ...
02:12, 2019-06-06

I Hate Football. I Let My Daughter Play It Anyway. My husband and I believe that children should be allowed to take some reasonable risks, but football tested our resolve....
11:32, 2020-01-10

Why do people hate vegans? – podcast It has left the beige-tinted margins and become social media’s most glamorous look. But why does veganism still provoke so much anger? By George Reyn...
13:20, 2019-11-15

Klopp: I hate that we lost to Sevilla "Jurgen Klopp wanted to concentrate on his side’s 2-1 defeat to Sevilla and not the injury to Yasser Larouci after the preseason match."...
14:12, 2019-07-22

Georgia still has no laws against hate crimes ATLANTA — A Georgia man convicted of throwing scalding water on a sleeping same-sex couple told one of them to “get out of my house with all that gay...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Stuart Heritage: why I hate parties Witnessing the hideous truth of your colleagues in full unfettered celebration mode. Being cornered by the planet's biggest bore. There are so many r...
08:32, 2019-11-21

Hotel Scents: Love Them or Hate Them? Signature fragrances are wafting through hotels—blends of citrus and smoke, or cherries and asphalt—and not all guests are pleased...
18:20, 2019-10-31

There may be a genetic reason that you hate vegetables Despite your mom’s pleas, if you could never develop a taste for certain vegetables – namely broccoli and Brussels sprouts – your genetics may be to ...
17:32, 2019-11-13

French mayor slates UK man who left rowing machine on Mont Blanc Macron called on to legislate against ‘wackos’, including tourist who took dog to summitThe mayor of Chamonix, in the French Alps, has urged Emmanuel...
12:36, 2019-09-03

Voters divided on Sadiq Khan months before London Mayor election Sadiq Khan's satisfaction rating among Londoners remains fragile with only months until the mayoral election, City Hall polling reveals....
12:16, 2019-10-22

Hungarian mayor Zsolt Borkai re-elected despite leaked video of him at orgy A Hungarian Olympic gymnast-turned-mayor vaulted, barely, to another term in office despite a leaked video that captured him in an drug-fueled orgy a...
16:00, 2019-10-15

Trump attacks London mayor for criticizing inaction on Hurricane Dorian US president criticized Sadiq Khan, after London mayor suggested Trump was golfing rather than organizing hurricane reliefDonald Trump has once again...
21:28, 2019-09-03

Chicago mayor drops overdue library fees to encourage access Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is erasing overdue fees for library books and other items to “remove barriers that deter youth and low-income patr...
20:12, 2019-10-01

Mayor Pete and Amy Klobuchar excoriate Elizabeth Warren's 'Medicare for all' lies Nearly a full year into the Democratic presidential primary, Elizabeth Warren faced her first fact-checking on her numerous lies about "Medicare For ...
03:52, 2019-10-16

Presidential candidate tweets a congratulations to Mayor-elect Regina Romero TUCSON – Former Tucson city councilwoman Regina Romero was voted to be the city’s mayor on Tuesday evening. “I never really dreamed...
04:20, 2019-11-07

How Rudy Giuliani went from a respected federal prosecutor and beloved NYC mayor to Trump's bag man Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's attorney, has been at the forefront of the administration's response to several controversies facing the pres...
17:20, 2019-09-27

Indiana mayor facing multiple felonies after police force shake-up An Indiana mayor is facing multiple felony charges after getting into a dispute with his local police department. Ron Meer, a Democrat of Michigan Ci...
17:36, 2019-11-02

Cops in China find 13 tons of gold stashed in ex-mayor’s cellar Chinese authorities found more than 13 tons of gold stashed away in the basement of a former mayor’s home during a corruption investigation, ac...
23:56, 2019-10-02