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Mayor Michael Bloomberg

Morning Roundup: March 21, 2013

By Ben Feuerherd

Coffee may reduce auto-accidents, lawmakers seek to regulate Hydrocodone, and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony rapper makes medical marijuana. MORE  

Bloomberg Wants Cigarettes Out of Sight

By Ben Feuerherd

NYC's mayor launches a new initiative to keep tobacco products out of store displays. MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 19, 2013

By Bryan Le

Dating in middle school linked to drug use, FedEx pays up for delivering smuggled cigarettes, and drunk Beth Ditto arrested, yelling "Obama!" MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 14, 2013

By Bryan Le

Afghanistan tops the list of illegal drug producers—again, Sweden eyes going smoke-free by 2025, and Bloomberg admits to a Cheez-It addiction. MORE  

Bloomberg Loosens NY Pot Laws

By McCarton Ackerman

NYC's mayor announces the end of arraignment for minor pot possession, but still opposes legalization. MORE  

Bloomberg Announces Rx Drug Crackdown

By McCarton Ackerman

The NYC mayor's plan to limit Rx pain drugs in emergency rooms is met with heavy criticism. MORE  

Will Bloomberg Ban Smoking at Home?

By Chrisanne Grise

"Secret documents" suggest that New Yorkers may soon be banned from lighting up in their own apartments. MORE  

Morning Roundup: December 17, 2012

By The Fix staff

Cocaine addicts' children may develop resistance to the drug, heroin threatens NY suburbs, and Russell Brand celebrates a decade sober. MORE  

New Yorkers Would Back Booze Crackdown

By Chrisanne Grise

NYC residents want Mayor Bloomberg to focus on alcohol abuse, rather than soft drink sizes, a poll shows. MORE  

New Yorkers Breathe Easier Than Ever

By Gabrielle Wuhl

Smoking rates have plummeted since NYC's ban was introduced. Is that why Saudi Arabia is following suit? MORE  

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