Bloomberg

Israel awards Bloomberg $1 million ‘Jewish Nobel’

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel on Monday recognized New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg as the first recipient of the $1 million Genesis Prize, an award popularly dubbed the “Jewish Nobel Prize.” The Genesis Prize Foundation said […]

10/21/2013

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg

NYC mayor: Police stop minorities ‘too little’

NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Friday that police “disproportionately stop whites too much and minorities too little” as compared to murder suspects’ descriptions, sparking criticism from activists and some politicians in a […]

06/28/2013

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg

Bloomberg advises grads on immigration reform

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) – New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg used his platform as Stanford University’s commencement speaker on Sunday to lobby for an immigration reform plan that allows foreign students to remain in the […]

06/16/2013

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In Bloomberg uproar, ethics flags for new media

NEW YORK (AP) — Launching his namesake company’s news division in the 1990s, Michael Bloomberg largely rejected long-held rules of the journalism trade that insist on keeping thick firewalls between reporters and the profit-making workings […]

05/16/2013

Betty Liu, anchor of Bloomberg TV’s “In the Loop with Betty Liu”

Betty Liu on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Betty Liu, the anchor of Bloomberg Television’s “In the Loop with Betty Liu,” a daily business morning news program that covers the opening of U.S. markets and financial, economic and political news from around the world. She also hosts the weekday half-hour program “In the Loop at the Half” at noon on Bloomberg Radio.

05/13/2013

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NYC proposes raising age for cigarette purchases

NEW YORK (AP) — No one under 21 would be able to buy cigarettes in New York City, under a new proposal announced Monday that marks the latest in a decade of moves to crack down on smoking in the nation’s largest city.

04/22/2013

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Bloomberg cigarette plan gets praise, criticism

NEW YORK (AP) — Anti-smoking advocates and health experts hailed proposals from Mayor Michael Bloomberg that would keep cigarettes out of sight in New York City stores, while tobacco companies and smokers called it an overreach.

03/19/2013

Brett King

Brett King on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with a bestselling author and American Banker’s Innovator of the Year for 2012, Brett King. The founder of the direct mobile bank Moven, he is an International Judge for the GSMA Global Mobile Awards, the Asian Banker Retail Excellence Awards and the Middle-East Business Achievement Awards.

03/08/2013

Neil Grossman

Neil Grossman on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Neil Grossman, the CEO of TKNG Capital, a partner at Cosmic Toast Studios in Los Angeles. The host of Neilytics podcast, Grossman has been featured on Bloomberg TV, Bloomberg Radio, and Fox News.

02/28/2013

New York City hospitals cracking down on junk food

NEW YORK (AP) – New York City’s hospitals are ditching their deep fryers and swapping cookies for fruit as they join Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s quest for a health-conscious city. In the past few years, the […]

09/24/2012