Posted inMigrant Crisis

Only a Handful of Migrants at ‘Reticketing Site’ Accept City’s Free Trips Out

Of the thousands of people who’ve passed through an East Village “reticketing site” City Hall opened a month ago to encourage migrants to move somewhere else, just 10% have accepted tickets elsewhere, according to internal data obtained by THE CITY.  Of 5,560 people who’ve gone to the reticketing site, just 570 have taken free plane […]

Posted inAdams Turkey Probe

Every Recent NYC Mayoral Administration Has Been Investigated, But No Mayor Has Been Charged

Shortly after news broke that the FBI had raided the home of Brianna Suggs, a chief fundraiser for Mayor Eric Adams, Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn jumped to the mayor’s defense. The longtime Adams supporter questioned whether he’d been unfairly targeted because of his race. “I’m concerned about whether these investigations are just targeting him because […]

Posted inMayor's Office

Tongue Twisted: Adams Taps  AI to Make City Robocalls in Languages He Doesn’t Speak 

Mayor Eric Adams is using artificial intelligence to turn himself into a polyglot: sending out robocalls with his voice to New Yorkers in a slew of languages he does not speak — and spooking out ethics and privacy advocates.  The mayor mentioned his multilingual calls at a press conference Monday announcing the new “MyCity Chatbot,” […]