New York Post Skewers ‘Unprepared’ de Blasio’s Snow Response

"SHAMBLES!" Today's New York Post cover.
“SHAMBLES!” Today’s New York Post cover.

Mayor Bill de Blasio, who emerged almost criticism-free from the first snowstorm that pounded the five boroughs on his watch, doesn’t appear to be as lucky this time around.

The main headline of the New York Post this morning blares: “SHAMBLES! Turmoil as Blas botches ‘early’ snow.” The text on the front page adds that his team was “completely unprepared” for the winter flurry. Continue reading New York Post Skewers ‘Unprepared’ de Blasio’s Snow Response”

De Blasio Blasts Post Stark Cover After Criticism

Bill de Blasio. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty)
Bill de Blasio. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty)

Bill de Blasio, criticized for his “silence” on the high-profile murder of a Hasidic businessman–as well as the ensuing controversy over the New York Post‘s coverage of the killing–went on the radio waves Saturday night to declare his “outrage.”

“I’ve seen many a headline that was not appropriate,” the mayor said, speaking on WMCA’s Community Matters program after Shabbos. “This was particularly inappropriate. The family was in pain. The community was in pain.” Continue reading “De Blasio Blasts Post Stark Cover After Criticism”

Outraged Officials Demand New York Post Apologize for Coverage of Slain Businessman

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams  holds up a copy of the New York Post at today's protest. (Photo: Kathryn Kirk)
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams holds up a copy of the New York Post at today’s protest. (Photo: Mr. Adams’s office/Kathryn Kirk)

The New York Post sparked outrage today with a controversial front page featuring a photo of Menachem Stark–a Williamsburg businessman whose smoldering body was found in a Long Island dumpster yesterday–with the caption: “Who didn’t want him dead?”

The story, labeling Mr. Sark a “millionaire Hasidic slumlord,” detailed the 39-year-old father of eight’s allegedly shady business practices to argue there could be many potential suspects for his murder. Continue reading “Outraged Officials Demand New York Post Apologize for Coverage of Slain Businessman”

Cuomo Dismisses Report on Christie’s Plans to Defeat His Re-Election Bid

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Chris Christie. (Photo: Paul Richards/Getty)

According to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the Hudson River isn’t quite facing a heated political rivalry just yet.

Mr. Cuomo said this afternoon that he spoke with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie about today’s New York Post report detailing his alleged plans to unseat Mr. Cuomo in next year’s election. Continue reading “Cuomo Dismisses Report on Christie’s Plans to Defeat His Re-Election Bid”

New York Post Asks if Mayor de Blasio Will Rap With Violent Gangbangers

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The score chart. (photo: nypost.com)

Is Bill de Blasio a full-blown socialist radical, a “liberal with some sanity” or has he finally “seen the light” in terms of proactive policing, charter schools, and the current administration’s controversial health initiatives? Continue reading New York Post Asks if Mayor de Blasio Will Rap With Violent Gangbangers”

Eliot Spitzer Denies He’s Plotting Another Run for Office

Eliot Spitzer the day after he launched his city comptroller campaign this year. (Photo: Getty)
Eliot Spitzer on the campaign trail for city comptroller. (Photo: Getty)

Ex-Gov. Eliot Spitzer insists he’s not diving back into the political arena just yet, contrary to a New York Post report earlier this evening.

Continue reading “Eliot Spitzer Denies He’s Plotting Another Run for Office”

New York Post Has Been Somewhat Critical of Bill de Blasio This Week

One op-ed on Bill de Blasio is concerned about his worldview. (Photo: NYPost.com)
(Photo: NYPost.com)

Bill de Blasio has never been the New York Post‘s favorite mayoral candidate, but the relationship between the Democrat and the tabloid appears to be further strained since he won the September 10 primary. Continue reading New York Post Has Been Somewhat Critical of Bill de Blasio This Week”