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Yellow Brick Road to the Impact Economy

David Bank | Posted 02.17.2013 | Impact
David Bank

I was at Bloomberg to explore corporate sustainability data as a fuel for impact investing in transformative innovation. So I sat up when Daniel Doctoroff, Bloomberg's CEO, said the market's movement toward sustainability had reached a tipping point.

Does De Blasio Have What It Takes To Be New York City's Mayor?

By Colin Campbell The year: 1980. At stake: the presidency of NYU’s Weinstein Hall dorm. “It was a hotly, hotly contested race,” Public Advo...

Bloomberg's Plans For The Next Natural Disaster

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 02.05.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — The city will work on upgrading building codes and evacuation-zone maps, hardening power and transportation networks and making sure ...

IMAGES: $15 Billion Project Begins

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 12.04.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Work to transform the largest undeveloped property in Manhattan from a railroad storage yard into a sleek new neighborhood of spiky high-r...

Here's Why Obama Is Right About Susan Rice

Alexia Parks | Posted 01.29.2013 | Denver
Alexia Parks

Women excel at negotiation, diplomacy and collaboration. In today's volatile, interconnected world, what is needed is more nurturing and collaboration.

AT&T's $14 Billion 'Bribe' or How the Media Got It Wrong

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 01.28.2013 | Technology
Bruce Kushnick

On Nov. 7, 2012, AT&T announced that it would be spending $14 billion to upgrade their wireless and wireline networks. And yet, in fact, AT&T is only ...

2013 Looks A Lot Like 1937 In Four Scary Ways

Bloomberg View | Amity Shales | Posted 11.19.2012 | Business

Bloomberg View: Will 2013 be 1937? This is the question many analysts are posing as the stock market has dropped after the U.S. election. On Nov....

Bloomberg: Gas Rationing Could Extend Past Thanksgiving

| Posted 11.16.2012 | New York

By Jill Colvin, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — The city’s odd-even gas rationing system could last through Thanksgiving, Mayor Micha...

Monaco Media Forum Presents: The Big Apple Circus

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.15.2012 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

The red hot founders of N.Y.'s tech scenetook the stage at the Monaco Media Forum to share the news -- New York is on track to beat silicon valley.

Lydia Callis, Ace Interpreter for Bloomberg and American Sign Language Spoofs

Kambri Crews | Posted 01.06.2013 | Comedy
Kambri Crews

When have you ever seen mainstream media and hearing folks with no connection to ASL or Deaf Culture circulating such a nuanced, thoughtful dissection of ASL? Never? Well now they are. COOL!

Political Feedback Loop on Climate Change Has Just Begun

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 01.05.2013 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

After years of silence, the conversation that Sandy unleashed is looping back on itself, feeding a suppressed desire to do everything we can, not just to mitigate the effects of climate change but to try to slow it down.

New York City Marathon CANCELED

Posted 11.02.2012 | New York

Following the outrage incited by the decision to move forward with the New York City Marathon in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, organizers announced the...

Bloomberg's Beliefs

Christiana Z. Peppard | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Christiana Z. Peppard

Yesterday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg published a statement of faith. Sure, Bloomberg endorsed Obama, but the real object in this election season is not a person -- it's a global reality, a scientific consensus, a developing pattern. It's called climate change, and Bloomberg believes in it.

Michael Bloomberg Makes Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein and Luke Johnson | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg endorsed President Barack Obama for reelection on Thursday, Bloomberg TV reported and The Huffington Post confir...

Bloomberg: NYC Death Toll Rises To 37

Reuters | Posted 01.01.2013 | New York

NEW YORK, Nov 1 (Reuters) - At least 37 people have been killed in New York City due to the massive storm Sandy, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Thu...

An Undeniable Truth

Shan Wells | Posted 10.31.2012 | Denver
Shan Wells

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Janell Ross

New York Feels Hurricane Sandy Impact In Its Subways, Bridges, Tunnels

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 10.31.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Two days after New York City closed its subway system in the face of Hurricane Sandy, swarms of New Yorkers made their way over the Queens...

Matt Sledge

In Wake Of Hurricane Sandy, Bloomberg And Cuomo Say We Should Prepare For Climate Change

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK -- A day after New York City experienced its worst storm surges in recorded history, Governor Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Michael Bloomberg said ...

NYC Closes School For Second Day On Tuesday

AP | Posted 10.29.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Mayor Michael Bloomberg says New York City schools will remain closed on Tuesday as Hurricane Sandy approaches. The city had closed its 1...

Top 15 U.S. Cities For Singles

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 10.26.2012 | Money

Single and ready to mingle? It might be time to step outside of the big city to get your flirt on. Your chances of finding a successful single man...

Does The NYPD Need An Independent Inspector General?

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 12.24.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — The city police department should have an inspector general to examine its conduct, but the monitor would need independence and a bro...

Beijing Leaders to Give Economic Growth Top Priority

Ava Chien | Posted 12.16.2012 | Business
Ava Chien

The three speakers on the China panel at Bloomberg Markets 50 Summit agree that leaders in Beijing are committed to doing everything in its powers to keep growth going.

Soda Industry Files Lawsuit Against Sugary Drinks Crackdown

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 10.14.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Soda makers, restaurateurs and other businesses sued Friday to try to block the city's unprecedented move to restrict sales of super-sized...

Bloomberg Donates $250,000 To Support Legalizing Gay Marriage At The Ballot

Posted 10.12.2012 | New York

New York City Mayor Bloomberg has donated $250,000 to help uphold a same-sex marriage bill passed earlier this year in Maryland. The New York Time...

NYC Homeless Shelters Appearing In Wealthy Neighborhoods Alarm Residents

AP | MEGHAN BARR | Posted 10.10.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- With a grand entryway of ornate white stonework, the elegant building seems to blend right into this Manhattan neighborhood of multimillio...