New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has previously pushed back against the idea, saying the city would lose $10 billion in state funding.
"We should be repurposing some of those [hotel] properties as affordable housing as quickly as possible," the New York City mayoral candidate said.
In videos staff members could be seen tackling the flag-waving Trump supporter in the crowded rink on Sunday.
COVID-19 vaccination appointments in some areas can be booked directly at the Costco website, while others can be booked via local health department websites.
What would a Mayor Yang do? The entrepreneur-turned-politician on the pandemic, the police, universal basic income—and bicycle lanes. He'd be the city's first Asian-American mayor.
"If you have higher rates of unsolved crimes, that is not a trend that you want to continue," the Democratic mayoral candidate said.
"I lived here 19 years without a car. And it was fantastic," the Democratic mayoral candidate said.
Eric Trump has praised New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio for keeping two Trump Organization-operated ice rinks open, as the mayor remains committed to cutting the city's ties with Donald Trump's businesses.
"The Governor has had ten years to work on the issues he tried to call New York City out on today and nothing gets solved by finger-pointing at press conferences," Democratic New York City mayoral candidate Maya Wiley said while criticizing New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday.
Along with distributing basic income, the "People's Bank of New York City" will help entrepreneurs get startup capital and expand bank account access.
New York City Police Department personnel announced the suspect was taken into custody on Sunday, following a series of stabbings on the A train line that left two people dead.
Police are investigating four stabbing incidents on New York City subways, including two people who were killed in the last 24 hours.
The former Democratic presidential candidate benefits from high name recognition, with 84 percent of likely voters in the city saying they've heard of him.
Artist Devon Rodriguez shared video in which he can be seen drawing a quick painting of a stranger sitting opposite him in a subway carriage.
Vaccination sites across New York and New Jersey have been pummeled with snowfall as adverse weather conditions make roads untravellable.
Coastal flood warnings are in effect in the New York City boroughs of Staten Island, Brooklyn and Queens as well as Long Island.
Winter storm warnings, watches and winter weather advisories have been issued in several parts of upstate New York and the surrounding areas.
Right now, people in the state 65 and older, first responders, public safety officers, teachers, transit workers and public-facing grocery store workers can get vaccinated.
Ghislaine Maxwell wants charges, alleging she trafficked under-age girls for former lover Jeffrey Epstein, thrown out over a controversial plea deal Epstein signed in 2008.
Video from the steps of the U.S. Capitol showed Straka urging the crowd to "take the shield!" from an officer, FBI investigators said.
The federal government has been criticized for the vaccine rollout, which is progressing at a slower pace than originally planned.
Buti began his career as a little-known caterer and quickly established himself as a high flyer on the New York restaurant scene in the 1990s, rubbing shoulders with Trump and other celebrities.
New York City, the country's most populous city, was reported to have enough vaccines to administer second doses to some, but not all, of the people waiting for their second shot.
The Palm Beach police department posted a letter saying that on Wednesday it expects the Secret Service to have a final road closure near Mar-a-Lago, due to the Republican president's presence.
"Andrew's commitment to a basic income is why I'm endorsing him," Martin Luther King III said, emphasizing that his father supported the idea.
The New York City Fire Department confirmed they had several units at the scene and had treated eight patients for injuries.
Yang announced his candidacy for New York City mayor on Wednesday and has plans to launch the "largest basic income program" in the country.
Ladbrokes gives the technology entrepreneur 2-1 odds to win the mayoral contest, with Scott Stringer following behind at 3-1, Eric Adams at 4-1, Ray McGuire at 6-1 and Maya Wiley at 10-1.
A 30-year-old man is in police custody after an incident at a residence in the Jamaica neighborhood of Queens, New York City.
Once associated with entrepreneurialism, the Trump name has become a politically charged symbol for many since the Capitol riots.