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Assembly Speaker Silver's Departure Could End Up Raising Your Rent

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

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Sheldon Silver brokered a deal between housing advocates and real estate developers on a key bill up for re-approval. Without him, stakeholders have their claws out.

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NYC's First Lady Announces a New Approach to Mental Health

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

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The first step is to diagnose the problem, says First Lady Chirlane McCray.

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If You're Looking for a Place to Farm — Start by Looking Up

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

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All you need to start a farm in New York City is the right roof.

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Meet the People From Our Series

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Beginning Feb. 9, WNYC will be telling the stories of those living with cancer, in association with the Barak Goodman documentary Cancer: Emperor of All Maladies, presented by Ken Burns.

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Regular Weekday Service Resumes on NYC's Subways

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

The MTA says commuters should check its website for service status today as the system gets back to a regular schedule.

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Hear de Blasio's 'Onion' Version of Snowstorm Warning

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

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After a major winter storm all but missed New York City, the mayor took special joy in performing a dramatic rendition of a recent story from the satirical website The Onion.

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Democrats Say Silver Will Relinquish Speakership

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

The Assembly's Majority Leader is to take up the post temporarily until Democrats elect a new Speaker on Feb. 10.

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Cuomo Sprung Subway Shutdown on NYC

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

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In what has perhaps become a pattern of one-upmanship from Albany, Gov. Cuomo did not consult Mayor de Blasio before deciding to shut down the subway system Monday night.

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Bad Idea: The Most Powerful Man in America Walks Home Through the Blizzard of 1888

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

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An epic snowstorm claims a famous victim, whose death was prompted by pride — and the 19th century version of an Uber price surge.

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Snowstorm Sends Chill Through Area Businesses

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

The NYC area lost about $300 million in economic activity because of the storm, but it could have been much worse. 

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Without Subway Service, One Family Treks Through Brooklyn

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Left stranded in downtown Brooklyn Monday night, the Rosa family walked more than six miles home to East New York--with their 5-year-old bundled in a shopping cart.

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What to Expect as the Snowy Day Continues

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Schools are closed. Trains are resuming service. And the monster storm we were warned about never showed up. Check here for updates as the city keeps moving.

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De Blasio Warns of Historic Blizzard

Monday, January 26, 2015

The mayor says accumulation could hit three feet, with winds gusts of 50 miles an hour, making for one of the nastiest snowstorms on record.

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Blizzard Resources for Homeless New Yorkers

Monday, January 26, 2015

Here’s where you can refer or help homeless individuals get to 24/7 through the storm for food and shelter. 

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Silver Helped Shape NYC Skyline

Monday, January 26, 2015

WNYC
As Speaker of the Assembly, Sheldon Silver ensured tax breaks for the real estate industry. Corruption charges against him could change the game  

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Don't Underestimate This Storm: Mayor's Blizzard Update

Monday, January 26, 2015

With a state of emergency declared for New York, Mayor de Blasio is addressing what's to come here in the city, including closing all streets starting at 11 p.m. Watch live.

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Don't Underestimate this Storm: Blizzard Update

Monday, January 26, 2015

All transportation is shutting down at 11 p.m. Keep checking here for all your storm coverage. 

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Most Controversial Part of Seaport Plan Won't Be Voted on by Community Board

Monday, January 26, 2015

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The most controversial part of the proposal won't be considered by the Board, because it's outside of the Seaport Historic District.

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NY Speaker to Temporarily Cede Power as He Fights Charges

Monday, January 26, 2015

Sheldon Silver says he'll appoint lawmakers to take on his responsibilities while he fights federal charges of taking nearly $4 million in payoffs and kickbacks.

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Fresh Off Well-Received Iowa Trip, Christie Forms PAC for Presidential Run

Monday, January 26, 2015

Gov. Christie didn't pander to his audience at a conservative gathering over the weekend. Well, not exactly.

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