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The Democratic mayor appeared on WNYC’s "Morning Edition" a day after delivering his second State of the City address.

The mayor’s remarks drew immediate backlash from housing and immigration groups.

The mayor is scheduled to take the stage on Thursday afternoon at the Queens Theatre in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.

Migrants say they’ll have to use a remote video interpreting service instead of in-person translators.

The terminal in Red Hook, which normally serves as a port for cruise ships, will take in 1,000 asylum-seeking single men until the spring.

More than 800 asylum seekers arrived in New York City in a single day last week.

The mayor’s office is asking Gov. Kathy Hochul’s administration to immediately open a shelter for 500 individuals.

Some teachers who only speak English said they have been left to their own devices, literally – using classroom computers, iPads, and personal phones to translate lessons and assignments.

Under this bleak view, Manhattan office workers' continued hybrid and work-from-home arrangements will depress real estate values, starve the government of tax revenue and result in budget cuts and policy decisions that fuel more harm.

Donate cash and winter coats – and keep your eyes peeled at the airport, advocates say