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2008-10-01 09:00:03

By SARA KUGLER By Sara Kugler The Associated Press NEW YORK Mayor Michael Bloomberg has decided to try to reverse the term- limits law he had long supported so he can seek a third term next year and help the city emerge from financial turmoil, a person close to the mayor who has been briefed on the matter said Tuesday.

2005-09-14 13:51:38

By Joseph A. Giannone NEW YORK (Reuters) - Democrats hoping to unseat Republican Mayor Michael Bloomberg averted a runoff for their party's nomination when the runner-up conceded on Wednesday and threw his support to the top vote-getter in this week's primary.

2005-09-13 13:27:57

By Christopher Michaud NEW YORK (Reuters) - Voters in this overwhelmingly Democratic city headed to the polls on Tuesday to choose a candidate for what analysts say is the probably futile task of challenging the popular Republican incumbent, Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

2005-07-19 16:42:31

By Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Republican Mayor Michael Bloomberg is so far ahead of his Democratic challengers that he could be re-elected even if his own party members stayed home on Election Day, a poll showed on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.