Eric Adams would protect small landlords from a rent freeze

Eric Adams would protect small landlords from a rent freeze

Mayoral frontrunner Eric Adams said he would not support a rent freeze for the city’s 1 million rent-regulated apartments because many small-time landlords across the five boroughs wouldn’t be able to afford the lost income. “The greatest wealth of black and brown people in this city is in their property,” Adams said Friday when asked … Read more

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Teens charged with dad’s death ‘may not grasp consequences’

Teens charged with dad's death 'may not grasp consequences'

A teenage girl and her boyfriend who were seen on video laughing about “murdering someone” after allegedly killing her father may be unaware of the consequences of their alleged actions, a therapist said. Jacent Wamala, a licensed family and marriage counselor from Las Vegas, said she noticed a troubling sign in the footage made public … Read more

House introduces five antitrust bills targeting Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon

Karissa Bell

Lawmakers in the House have introduced that would place significant limits on major tech companies, including Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon.The proposed legislation is part of a broader effort to step up antitrust enforcement against tech giants.The bills would place new limits on the companies’ ability to acquire new business and change how they treat … Read more

Elizabeth Warren suggests Jeff Bezos is going to space at taxpayers’ expense: ‘He’s laughing at every person in America who actually paid taxes’

Elizabeth Warren suggests Jeff Bezos is going to space at taxpayers’ expense: ‘He’s laughing at every person in America who actually paid taxes’

Sen. Elizabeth Warren put Jeff Bezos on blast following a bombshell ProPublica report that found billionaires including the Amazon AMZN, -0.08% founder have often legally avoided paying federal income tax by using loopholes in the system that favor the rich. When TMZ asked the Massachusetts Democrat what she thought about Bezos announcing that he will … Read more