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2006-06-18 10:42:55

By Christine Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - When billionaire Michael Bloomberg became New York mayor shortly after the September 11 attacks, some mocked his dullness and lack of political savvy.

2006-06-15 05:02:12

By Christine Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York may be a city of incessant cell phone talkers, but students vowed on Wednesday they would hit the "off" button during classes as they battled a ban on cell phones in schools.

2006-02-03 08:50:00

New York's Republican Mayor Michael Bloomberg has made a $100 million donation toward stem cell research in the latest quiet move against his own party's policies.

2006-02-03 02:10:00

New York's Republican Mayor Michael Bloomberg has made a $100 million donation toward stem cell research in the latest quiet move against his own party's policies.

2006-02-02 13:32:44

By Christian Wiessner NEW YORK (Reuters) - The political legacy of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, the self-made billionaire who has styled himself more as a chief executive than politician, may ultimately be measured by the height of the city's skyline.

2006-01-27 15:42:31

By Amanda Cooper NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City will have to spend $50 billion in the future to pay for its workers' healthcare, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Friday, warning that it has yet to start saving for this huge bill. "While our pension system is reasonably well funded ...

2006-01-20 13:14:15

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday said the real estate market was slowing "dramatically" and only a "miracle" could stop soaring mortgage rates from eating into housing prices.

2005-09-16 12:48:55

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday opposed John Roberts' nomination to be U.S. Supreme Court chief justice, making him the first noted Republican to break with the Bush administration over who should lead America's top court.


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