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Eric Adams promises to 'get stuff done' as NYC's next mayor

Nov. 03, 2021 08:45 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City mayor-elect Eric Adams pledged Wednesday to be a practical and progressive mayor who will “get stuff done” for the nation's largest city. “Listen, you can be as philosophical as you want,” Adams said on MSNBC's “Morning Joe."...

Adams wins NYC mayor; Wu makes history winning Boston mayor

Nov. 03, 2021 05:48 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Former police captain Eric Adams easily won the race for New York mayor Tuesday, and Boston elected its first woman and Asian American to the city’s top job as voters across the U.S. picked local leaders who were largely defined by their stances on police and crime. ...

Live updates: Youngkin fired up voters better, survey shows

Nov. 03, 2021 02:02 AM EDT

Republican Glenn Youngkin mobilized voters concerned about education and race, while making small gains with suburban voters and other key groups to help his party rebound from Donald Trump’s poor showing in Virginia last year and win the governor’s race. The former...

Democrat Eric Adams wins race for New York City mayor

Nov. 03, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Democrat Eric Adams has been elected New York City mayor, defeating Republican Curtis Sliwa on Tuesday in a contest far easier than his next task: steering a damaged city through its recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Adams, a former New York City...

Cat got your vote? NYC candidate brings pet to polling place

Nov. 02, 2021 21:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's Republican mayoral candidate, Curtis Sliwa, tried to bring a furry friend to his polling place on Tuesday — one of his many pet cats. Sliwa, who lost the race to Democrat Eric Adams, showed up at his Manhattan voting site with the...

Democrat Eric Adams defeats Republican Curtis Sliwa for New York mayor, must steer a damaged city out of pandemic

Nov. 02, 2021 21:11 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Democrat Eric Adams defeats Republican Curtis Sliwa for New York mayor, must steer a damaged city out of pandemic.

New York votes: Top contests in Tuesday's election

Nov. 01, 2021 17:16 PM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — It may lack the drama and high-stakes of last year's presidential election, but New Yorkers are still making important decisions Tuesday in elections to pick mayors, prosecutors, county leaders and other local positions. Voters in New York City will...

Campaign says NYC mayoral candidate Curtis Sliwa hit by taxi

Oct. 29, 2021 17:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Republican mayoral candidate Curtis Sliwa was hit by a yellow cab in midtown Manhattan on Friday, ending up with a fractured left arm, his campaign said. Sliwa, the Guardian Angels founder who is on Tuesday's ballot for mayor of New York City, was hit...

New York's mayoral candidates trade barbs and compliments

Oct. 26, 2021 22:03 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The candidates running to become New York City's mayor lobbed accusations at each other about palling around with gangsters and acting like children or clowns, but their second debate ended on a surprisingly tender note involving cats and veganism. A...

Eric Adams, Curtis Sliwa spar in 1st NYC mayoral debate

Oct. 21, 2021 08:49 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The two men running to become New York City's next mayor offered starkly different visions Wednesday about how to lead the nation's largest city out of the pandemic, improve public safety and gird the city of 8.8 million people for more powerful storms driven by climate...