Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is praising famed film critic Roger Ebert for his contributions to the motion picture industry as well as to the city.Click to Continue »
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NEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is no fan of the gun industry, but he opposed a move by the teachers' pension fund to sell its stock in companies that make guns and ammunition.
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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has a healthy list of dislikes: earbuds, styrofoam, illegal guns, global warming, soda, trans fats, legal marijuana, and the Forbes billionaires list, which recently ranked hizzoner the 13th richest person on planet Earth. The most shocking of our mayor's aversions, however, could be his distaste for going to the movies. In January,...
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This is Yahoo's New York minute. OK, that may not be the right use of that phrase, but after the company announced a $1.1 billion buy of New York-based Tumblr, CEO Marissa Mayer followed it up this afternoon with more NYC news. "We've been looking for a home in New York," Mayer said during a Yahoo event. "And I'm happy to say, we've found it." The company will be opening an...
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Concerns have been raised that an expanded ban on assault weapons could put a damper on New York State’s growing film and television industry.
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Boris Johnson has visited Ealing Studios after announcing a £750,000 investment in London's TV and film industry, with the Mayor even trying his hand at some camera work himself.
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"The Amazing Spider-Man 2" is the first film about the superhero to be shot entirely in New York. Tax incentives and a maturing film-production industry helped lure the production away from L.A.
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a staunch advocate of tougher gun control laws, will bankroll a $12 million national advertising campaign aimed at key members in the U.S. Senate, the mayor said in an interview with The New York Times published on Saturday.
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, considered a front-runner to be New York's next mayor, officially launched her candidacy on Sunday for the job that would make her the city's first female and first openly gay mayor.
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