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Christie Tries To Save Atlantic City

Monday, September 08, 2014

Christie came to Atlantic City to save it, but said nothing about how he's going to do just that.

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Lawmakers Push to Extend 9/11 Health and Benefits Programs for 25 Years

Monday, September 08, 2014

WNYC
Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City congressional delegation are calling on Congress to extend the federal legislation for 9/11 victims and survivors until 2041.

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Gov. Candidate Teachout Tackles Tech on Primary's Eve

Monday, September 08, 2014

Wu and Teachout oppose the Time Warner/Comcast merger and support small businesses.

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Taking A Tour of The 10 Oldest Bridges in New Jersey

Monday, September 08, 2014

NJ Spotlight
New Jersey has exactly 100 bridges built before 1900. And if you're willing to put up with a little traffic, you can drive over one bridge that's more than 200 years old.

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New York Casino Applicants to Make Public Pitches

Monday, September 08, 2014

Developers seeking state permission to open casinos in upstate New York are set to present their plans before a state board.

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Rebellion vs. Redemption

Monday, September 08, 2014

WNYC
Both candidates have something to prove in a state Senate primary in Queens, including what it means to be a Democrat.

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Death Beds: Terminally Ill, But Constantly Hospitalized

Monday, September 08, 2014

People say they want to die at home. So, why is that so often not the case for people here, compared to other parts of the country?

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Public Housing Getting Worse, Report Says

Monday, September 08, 2014

The rate of water leaks, heat outages and vermin has risen fast in NYC housing projects.

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A Chicago Tower Twisted, Inside a Gallery

Saturday, September 06, 2014

Polish artist Monika Sosnowska's "Tower" comments on the Lake Shore Drive apartments in Chicago.

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This Week In Politics: Is Cuomo Worried

Saturday, September 06, 2014

WNYC
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is staying out of the limelight, letting some big-name surrogates do his campaign work.

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9/11 Workers Have One Week Left To Register

Friday, September 05, 2014

Thirteen years after the attacks, state officials are making one last call for 9/11 workers to come forward.

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Central Park Five Get $41 Million

Friday, September 05, 2014

The wrongly-convicted men will get $1 million for each year they spent in prison.

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The Impact of Ebola on One Staten Island Neighborhood

Friday, September 05, 2014

BBC
Liberia has the highest death toll so far — and the biggest community of Liberians outside Africa live in Staten Island.

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$108 Million in FEMA Funds to go to Housing Project Hit by Sandy

Friday, September 05, 2014

Nearly two years after Sandy, five buildings at the Coney Island Houses have been approved for $108 million in FEMA funds.  

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Masters and High Heels: It's the Fall Art Season

Friday, September 05, 2014

WNYC art critic Deborah Solomon offers a preview of the shows she's anticipating — and the one she is dreading.

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At Columbia, Tension Rises Over Sexual Assault

Friday, September 05, 2014

Columbia University students receive more sexual violence education than ever before. But Emma Sulkowicz and other survivors of assault say serial rapists remain free to roam campus. 

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Gubernatorial Candidates Seek to Woo Women

Friday, September 05, 2014

WNYC
With the Democratic primary just days away, the candidates for governor and lieutenant governor are scrambling to lure women voters by proving they are the most progressive candidates.

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Bratton: NYPD Officers Will Wear Body Cameras this Fall

Thursday, September 04, 2014

The NYPD commissioner thinks body cameras will become standard police equipment, like a bulletproof vest or radio. 

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First Day in Newark: Nearly Empty School Buses, Parents Ignoring Assignments

Thursday, September 04, 2014

WNYC
A new reform plan, lots of students traveling to new schools and a small boycott greeted students on the first day of school. 

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Health Insurance Spikes — But Less Than Expected

Thursday, September 04, 2014

Insurers asked state regulators for premium increases close to 13 percent for next year. Albany is allowing about half that.

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