The mayor was trying to extol the virtues of organized labor, though the defective connection overshadowed his appearance.
The petition requested New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio rename a stretch of Fifth Avenue after the 44th U.S. president.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio flamed the fires of conspiracy Wednesday, saying the recent death of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein was "way too convenient" and definitely not "traditional human error."
Hate crime investigations have been launched after three Jewish men were attacked in a short space of time in Brooklyn.
Cory Booker paused his speech for roughly 25 seconds as the crowd loudly chanted over him.
Rudy Giuliani, a former GOP mayor of New York City, called the water assault on NYPD officers "anti-American" and blamed incumbent Democratic mayor Bill de Blasio.
"Please stay in Iowa. Your lack of leadership is mind bending," one Twitter user said in a reply to de Blasio.
"I did not know the phrase I used in Miami today was associated with Che Guevara & I did not mean to offend anyone who heard it that way," de Blasio tweeted.
Not a single Iowa Democratic voter listed either New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio or Miramar, Florida, Mayor Wayne Messam as their first or second choices.
President and Sadiq Khan continue their feud as Trump arrives in U.K. for three-day state visit.
"Mayor de Blasio is among my top four choices for president and the only male human being who is on that list," said Steinem.
"I just heard that the worst mayor in the history of New York City... is now running for president," Trump said in a video uploaded to Twitter.
"I call him Con Don. Every New Yorker knows he's a con artist," de Blasio said on "Good Morning America."
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's rough 2020 campaign hit another hurdle Thursday as police union and pro-labor protesters chanted "liar" outside his Good Morning America appearance in Times Square.
President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani attacked the record of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio as he clashed with Eric Trump over emissions fines.
"Cutting back on meat a little will improve New Yorkers' health and reduce greenhouse gas emissions," de Blasio said.
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York called it a defeat of Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world.
"It is because of the actions of the suspect that detective Brian Simonsen is dead," New York Police Department Commissioner James O'Neill said.
"If the cops hadn't pulled up, they probably would have just kept going and killed them," photojournalist Sandi Bachom told Newsweek.
"It's clear to me that there are real ramifications right now to what has been disclosed," New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said, one day after it was reported that Trump received $413 million from his father.
A city that often embodies the proverb "time is money" may soon charge drivers contributing to gridlock.
A new law requires diaper-changing stations in both men's and women's public restrooms, because dads are parents too.
Metal bollards will be installed around the city, including in Times Square.
Training is slated to begin in late January or February 2018, though New York City's mayor repeatedly lauded the impact the training has already had last year.