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Hagel Resigning as Defense Secretary

Monday, November 24, 2014

Senior officials confirm the only Republican in Obama's cabinet will step down.

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Monday, November 24, 2014

Here are the stories we're following today.

Gowanus Community Plan A Work in Progress

Monday, November 24, 2014

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What is the future of the Gowanus neighborhood now that a cleanup of the Superfund site is on the way? Residents and stakeholders are still figuring it out.

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Late, Overbudget and Awe-Inspiring: Downtown Transit Hub Takes Shape

Monday, November 24, 2014

The final steel element is added to the downtown PATH hub, now under construction.

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Critics Say Overhaul of NYPD's "Operation Impact" is Coming Too Slowly

Monday, November 24, 2014

It's been almost a year since Commissioner Willam Bratton vowed to change the controversial policy of putting inexperienced officers in high-crime areas.

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In Defense of Straight White Men

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Playwright Young Jean Lee asks: What's a do-gooder liberal guy to do?

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'Little White Lie' Unveils Dark Family Secret

Saturday, November 22, 2014

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A new documentary tells the story of Lacey Schwartz, who grew up Jewish, but learned 18 that her biological father was black.

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Conjoined Twins Searching for Love and Fame

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Broadway's reboot of "Side Show" showcases the big hearts in even the strangest characters.

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NYPD Calls Shooting Death of Unarmed Man 'Unfortunate Tragedy'

Friday, November 21, 2014

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said the shooting of an unarmed man in an East New York Housing complex Thursday night was likely an accident.

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Snow Ending, but Rain Possible for Buffalo

Friday, November 21, 2014

The looming threat of rain and higher temperatures through the weekend and into the coming week raised the possibility of flood.

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Not Your Mama's Christmas Show: A Burlesque Twist on Holiday Classics

Friday, November 21, 2014

New York City is home to two Christmas shows that come with comedy, and some strip-tease. 

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Leibovitz's Portraits — But the People Are Missing

Friday, November 21, 2014

Pictures of places and of the belongings of icons who shaped the famous photographer's cultural inheritance are featured in a new exhibit.

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NYU to Offer Aid to Students Regardless of Immigration Status

Friday, November 21, 2014

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New York University is launching a one-year pilot program to formally extend financial aid to New Yorkers, regardless of status.

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Obama's Speech Leaves Immigrants Cheering and Yearning

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Obama defended the legality of his actions and challenged the GOP to focus their actions on approving long-stalled legislation to take its place.

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South Street Seaport Tower Gets a Haircut

Thursday, November 20, 2014

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Developer Howard Hughes and SHoP Architects Corp. unveil a scaled-back residential tower as part of their plan to redevelop the seaport.  

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NYC To Invest $25M in Hunts Point Facility

Thursday, November 20, 2014

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The funds will pay for energy backup and better quality electric generators at the Hunts Point food distribution center.

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Panel Says Cuomo Administration Hushed Tappan Zee Loan Discussions

Thursday, November 20, 2014

A state watchdog board charges that the governor's appointees ignored a warning letter and held discussions in private.

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99 Budget Options and a Deficit Ain't One

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Legalizing and taxing pot could bring in $25 million for New York City. 

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Mike Nichols, Renowned Film and Theater Director, Dies at 83

Thursday, November 20, 2014

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The director behind such stage and screen hits as "The Graduate" and "Monty Python's Spamalot" died Wednesday. In 2012, he spoke at The Greene Space with Philip Seymour Hoffman.

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New Jersey's Pension Investment Chief Resigns

Thursday, November 20, 2014

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Robert Grady steps down as chair of New Jersey's Pension Investment Council amid questions about strategies and allegations of pay-to-play.

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