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This Week In Politics: One-on-One With The Mayor

Saturday, April 12, 2014

WNYC

Mayor de Blasio talks education, health care, female firefighters and his record collection with WNYC's Brigid Bergin.

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Happy National 8-Track Day!

Friday, April 11, 2014

WNYC

Who knew there was a day to celebrate eight-track tapes?

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Cuomo Limits Sandy Buyout Program to Three City Nabes

Friday, April 11, 2014

A program popular with Staten Islanders and environmentalists reaches the end of the road.

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MTA Warns Riders: Beware of Skimmers!

Friday, April 11, 2014

The MTA is putting riders on alert after a customer discovered a skimming device at a MetroCard vending machine at the 59th St/Columbus Circle station. So if you swiped your card at the station anytime in the past couple of days, you should check your bill.

This marks the second ...

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Digging Into the Past for New Art

Friday, April 11, 2014

Surging values for postwar and contemporary works are inspiring dealers and collectors to rediscover artists long overlooked.

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Movie Date: Women and the Movies

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Compared to men, women got fewer than a third of speaking roles in the most successful films two years ago.

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Day 100: De Blasio Cites Wins – But Sets No New Goals

Thursday, April 10, 2014

WNYC

In the first 100 days, Mayor de Blasio put some points on the board. But there were no bold new ideas for the days ahead.

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The Quiet Rise of Bob Menendez

Thursday, April 10, 2014

New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez has quickly become one of the most prominent Democrats on Capitol Hill. The two-term Senator became chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee last year after an unusual wave of turnover among top Democrats.  That has put Menendez in a high-profile position with crises in ...

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Cuomo's Ethics Deal Faces Ethics Probe

Thursday, April 10, 2014

WNYC

The U.S. Attorney says his office will review open cases and see why Gov. Cuomo's ethics commission was shut down ion a budget deal.

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Chapter Closes for Rizzoli Bookstore

Thursday, April 10, 2014

WNYC

Preservationists versus progress on 57th Street. Progress wins.

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In Rare Move, Christie Blocks Pinelands Pay Raise

Thursday, April 10, 2014

NJ Spotlight

The governor vetoes the Pinelands Commission meeting minutes and environmentalists cry foul.

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Pearl Paint’s Brush With Death?

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The Canal Street mecca for artists may not be part of the downtown landscape for much longer.

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State Health Commissioner Stepping Down

Thursday, April 10, 2014

New York Health Commissioner Dr. Nirav Shah will step down in June to take an executive position with Kaiser Foundation Health Plan in California, the health department said late Wednesday.

Department spokesman Bill Schwarz said the move has been in the works for weeks. Dr. Howard Zucker, who is currently ...

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Businesses Are Waiting for Sandy Aid, Too

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Homeowners aren't the only ones waiting for the city to hand out federal aid.

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Subway Ad Controversy Resurfaces, This Time Salaciously

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

WNYC

For the second time in two years, the MTA is taking a fresh look at its advertising standards. The move follows an objection from the Cuomo Administration to subway ads for breast augmentation.

The first controversy occurred in late 2012, when a so-called "issue ad" by a political group equated ...

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At City Hall, the New Face of New York

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

WNYC

De Blasio said he wanted a diverse administration. Did he succeed?

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Police Officer Who Investigated Housing Project Fire Dies

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

A police officer died after investigating a fire in a Coney Island public housing building. 

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New Manischewitz Owner Wants to Break Out of Kosher Aisle

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

The biggest matzo maker in the world changes hands, just days before Passover.

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Can This Relationship Be Saved?

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

WNYC

As the de Blasio administration attempts to reset the troubled relationship between police and communities of color, WNYC measures the progress in one neighborhood in central Brooklyn.

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Who's Sleeping in the Family Bed?

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Attention parents: our first week of data from WNYC's Clock Your Sleep project reveals that those who sleep in a "family bed" aren't sleeping as well as the rest of our participants. The good news? New York parents appear to be sleeping more efficiently.

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