Russell Simmons: NYC's Horse Carriages Like HolocaustHip-hop mogul and animal-rights advocate Russell Simmons is comparing New York City's horse-drawn carriages to slavery and the Holocaust.
Radio Free Montone: Cabbie ChaosBefore Bill de Blasio bans carriage horses, he’s trying his hand at horse trading.
NYC Horse Carriage Driver Pleads Guilty To Reduced Charge, Loses License IndefinitelySaverio Colarusso pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of disorderly conduct. He was sentenced to five days of community service, but lost his license indefinitely.
Chrissie Hynde Endorses Plan To Replace Horse Carriages With E-CarriagesA legend of punk and new wave threw her support behind a plan to ban horse-drawn carriages in New York City Wednesday.
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.
NYC Council Vote On Horse-Drawn Carriage Ban StalledNew York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito says the council may not vote to outlaw horse-drawn carriages any time soon.
City Councilman Espinal Announces Support for Horse-Drawn Carriage Industry; Ban Supporters ProtestCity Council Chair of Consumer Affairs Rafael Espinal Jr. said on Wednesday he does not support a ban on horse-drawn carriages in New York City.
Animal Rights Activists Protest Fashion Week Kickoff Featuring Horse-Drawn Carriages Animal rights advocates are protesting the use of the horse-drawn carriages at the opening event for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Central Park.