Animal Advocates Fuming As Hansome Cabbies Get First Rate Hike Since 2010 Horse and carriage drivers are getting a raise from a mayor who had promised to get rid of their industry before he even took office, and animal advocacy groups like NYCLASS are fuming.
Advocacy Group Renews Call To Ban Horse Carriages Amid Corruption Probe SubpoenaA group at the heart of one of the New York City corruption investigations is apparently on the offensive, trying to sell their idea of banning carriage horses.
Teamsters Pull Support For Horse Carriage Compromise, City Council Cancels VoteThe compromise plan was initially supported by the Teamsters and Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito.
No Deal? Compromise On Horse-Drawn Carriages In Central Park May Not Be ImminentIt's unclear whether or not a deal has in fact been reached that would save Central Park's horse-drawn carriages from a threatened ban.
Gowanus Home Housing Dozens Of Rabbits Concerns NeighborsResidents of a Brooklyn neighborhood are concerned over dozens of out of control rabbits.
Dueling Rallies Held As City Council Considers Ban On Horse-Drawn CarriagesThe New York City Council is considering bill Monday that would ban horse-drawn carriage rides in the city. Supporters and opponents, meanwhile, were staging rallies on the steps of City Hall.
Bill To Ban NYC Horse-Drawn Carriages Heading To City CouncilLong-delayed legislation to ban horse carriages in New York City is finally going to be introduced at the City Council next week.
Video Shows Police Cruisers Chasing Carriage Horse Through ManhattanThe video shows a carriage horse that got away from its handler and bolted up 11th Avenue with police in pursuit, the animal advocacy group NYCLASS said.
New Calls For Carriage Horse Ban After Horse Runs Loose In Central ParkAnimal rights groups have stepped up their calls to ban carriage horses following an incident in Central Park.
Judge Orders NYPD Turn Over Public Records On Horse-Drawn Carriage IncidentsA Manhattan Supreme Court judge ruled the NYPD must comply with a Freedom of Information Act request from an animal rights group.
Animal Rights Activists Protest NYC Horse Carriages After Accident Near Plaza HotelWednesday's accident comes as Mayor Bill de Blasio looks to ban horse-drawn carriages in the city and replace them with electric vintage-style vehicles.
Activists Protest Outside Liam Neeson's Manhattan Apartment Over Horse-Drawn Carriage SupportNeeson didn't appear Saturday as about 50 demonstrators filled the sidewalk in front of his Manhattan apartment building.