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Where in the World is Chris Christie?

Friday, October 31, 2014

WNYC
Check out this interactive map that follows the governor on his whirlwind campaign to 19 states in the last days of the Republican push to control statehouses and the U.S. Senate. 

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Taking On Cory Booker

Friday, October 31, 2014

WNYC
Jeff Bell just moved back to NJ after 31 years away. On Tuesday, he’ll be up against one of the most deep-pocketed politicians in the state. Does the social conservative stand a chance?

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Days Before He Was to be Promoted, Top NYPD Official Steps Down

Friday, October 31, 2014

Philip Banks III was the department's highest uniformed officer and highest-ranking minority. 

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Latest Newscast From the WNYC Newsroom

Friday, October 31, 2014

Here are the stories we're following today.

Cranes Over Buffalo

Friday, October 31, 2014

WNYC
The upstate city, which voted against Gov. Cuomo four years ago, is on the cusp of a comeback with a promised $1 billion state investment. But not everyone is feeling the glow.

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Learning to Love the Entirely Inadequate but Completely Indispensable Disaster Industry

Friday, October 31, 2014

Huge storms like Katrina and Sandy are here to stay; the firms that manage recoveries should be, too. But if this is going to work, five big things need to change.

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Rudy Giuliani’s Most Reviled Artist Is Back

Friday, October 31, 2014

It’s been 15 years since the mayor threatened to cut funding to the Brooklyn Museum over Chris Ofili’s painting of a black Virgin Mary covered in feces. 

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JFK and Newark FAQ for Flying in from the Ebola Zone

Friday, October 31, 2014

If you're trying to avoid a state-ordered quarantine on your way back from West Africa, here's what you need to know. 

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26.2 Miles and a Night At a Stranger’s House

Friday, October 31, 2014

Airbnb hopes sponsoring this year’s New York marathon will turn runners into loyal guests. What it won’t do: get the New York Attorney General off its back.

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Why Do We Keep Getting Disaster Recovery Wrong?

Thursday, October 30, 2014

NJ Spotlight
Two years after Sandy and nearly a decade after Katrina, a look at how we screwed up and what we have learned.

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Thomas Menino, Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor, Dies at 71

Thursday, October 30, 2014

A spokeswoman said in a statement that Menino passed away in the company of family and friends.

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Biking While Quarantined

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Nurse Kaci Hickox defied Maine's mandatory isolation again Thursday when she went on a bike ride with her boyfriend.

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City Rolls Out Rent Subsidies for Homeless

Thursday, October 30, 2014

WNYC
After three years in the city's shelter system, Nicole Smith and her four kids finally received their rent subsidy. Now she's finding that many landlords won't take the voucher. 

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The Other Industry That’s Too Big to Fail

Thursday, October 30, 2014

WWNO
New Jersey Public Radio
NJ Spotlight
Only a few large companies are able to manage disaster recovery efforts. That's how New Jersey and Louisiana ended up hiring and firing the same two firms.

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In Westchester, Cuomo Poised for a Loveless Victory

Thursday, October 30, 2014

WNYC
Gov. Cuomo and Rob Astorino are both hometown candidates for Westchester, but our news analysis finds that voters in this key bellwether county are still cranky heading to the polls.

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To Stop Ebola, NYC Actively Monitors 'Dozens'

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

WNYC
While Mayor Bill de Blasio says there are no new people in quarantine, health officials are keeping an eye on several returned travelers.

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New Yorkers Flock to Flu Shots

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Are they buying the mayor's message the vaccine can help with the Ebola fight, indirectly, or is it just much more widely available?

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Christie Tells Sandy Protester to 'Sit Down & Shut Up'

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

To mark the second anniversary of Sandy, Gov. Chris Christie yells at a protester. 

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Value of Flood-Prone Property in New York Soars

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Buildings worth more than $100 billion are vulnerable to coastal flooding in New York City.

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Cuomo Plans to Offer More Incentives in Ebola Fight

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The Governor says he's meeting with hospitals and health care officials to discuss financial incentives for aid workers heading to West Africa.

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