• Mike Bloomberg's refusal to release women from non-disclosure agreements continues to damage his campaign

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg's refusal to release employees at his media company from non-disclosure agreements blew up on him at this week's Las Vegas debate.
    A November investigation by Business Insider found that Bloomberg LP has repeatedly been described as a sexualized, predatory environment in harassment and discrimination complaints from several women going back two decades.
    Those complaints have been resolved under non-disclosure agreements, with Bloomberg still stopping short of saying he is willing to release employees from their obligations to keep quiet.
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  • A $810 million lawsuit looms over NYC. The state's attorney general claims the city inflated taxi license prices by 240% for more than a decade and defrauded drivers

    A $810 million lawsuit looms over NYC. The state's attorney general claims the city inflated taxi license prices by 240% for more than a decade and defrauded drivers

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    New York's Attorney General, Letitia James, intends to sue the City of New York for $810 million claiming the city defrauded taxi drivers for more than a decade.
    James alleges the Taxi and Limousine Commission inflated the cost of taxi licenses nearly 240%, from more than $200,000 to close to $1 million.
    If the city does not pay relief in 30 days, James plans to file the lawsuit for restitution on behalf of the drivers.
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    New York's Attorney General, Letitia James, plans to sue the City of New York for $810 million over allegations the...
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  • The best affordable hotels in New York City

    The best affordable hotels in New York City

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    There are hundreds of hotels in New York City for every type of traveler whether you seek luxury suites , design-forward boutique lodging , or are simply driven by price.
    The latter is usually always a deciding factor in some regard, and hotel prices in New York can surge dramatically based on the season. However, traveling on a budget doesn't have to mean compromising on the quality.
    We rounded up some of the best affordable hotels in New York City, based on properties we stayed at, toured, and personally vetted. They are all priced between $100 and $200 for standard entry-level rooms in...
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