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New Jersey Nun Moves Closer to Sainthood

Saturday, October 04, 2014

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Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich of Bayonne, New Jersey, is beatified in a special ceremony in Newark.

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A Nevada Solar Tower at Lincoln Center

Saturday, October 04, 2014

The piece by artist John Gerrard is like a virtual world made of 3-D image.

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Sexting and Nuclear Talks: Off-Broadway's Take on Politics

Saturday, October 04, 2014

Two new Off-Broadway productions, Lee Blessing's "A Walk in the Woods" and Mario Correa's "Tail! Spin!" look at hypocrisy from very different points of view.

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This Week In Politics: Crumbling Rails

Saturday, October 04, 2014

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo traveled overseas to prove his commitment to securing New York. But a new report on the region's crumbling rail lines raises security concerns of a domestic nature.

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Hey, Look, It's a Sculpture

Friday, October 03, 2014

Sculpture is often overshadowed by painting, but two new shows might help change that.

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DJ Schools More Than Just Scratching Records

Friday, October 03, 2014

Now that celebrity DJs make millions playing in clubs around the world, the career has gained a far wider appeal. These schools in New York are teaching aspiring DJ's how to go pro.

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Nearly 20 Years Later, a New Approach to Welfare

Thursday, October 02, 2014

The de Blasio Administration is in the process of overhauling the strict work requirements that have defined public assistance in New York City for almost 20 years.   

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Revolving Doors for Patients Spin Fastest at NJ, CT and NY Hospitals

Thursday, October 02, 2014

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More of them are getting Medicare penalties than almost any place else in the nation.

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SUNY Officials to Address Campus Sexual Assault

Thursday, October 02, 2014

On the heels of California, which just passed a so-called “affirmative consent” law, the board of the SUNY voted Thursday to establish a common definition for sexual consent.

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After Arrestees Die in Custody, Little Transparency

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Kenwin Garcia, 25, died in police custody on July 15, 2008. His death and the details surrounding it have prompted questions about how arrest-related deaths are investigated

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Shootings, Murders Down in Newark, Thefts on the Rise

Thursday, October 02, 2014

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Nine fewer people have been killed in the past three months compared to the same time last year, according to the Newark police director. 

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Actors Fake Ebola Symptoms to Test City Hospitals

Thursday, October 02, 2014

ER teams — including supervisors — have no idea who they are or when they're going to show up with deceptively mild "symptoms."

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For Rent: Former Mayoral Residence

Thursday, October 02, 2014

New York City's First Family is looking to rent out their Park Slope town home. The monthly price tag? $4,975.

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The 8% Solution: City Asks for Help to Bolster Low-Lying Coast

Thursday, October 02, 2014

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Some 43 miles of waterfront could be flooded on daily basis due to sea level rise by 2050. The city is asking experts how to prevent that.

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Are E-cigarettes the new Methadone?

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Many state and federal officials want to restrict access to e-cigarettes, but public health specialists are divided on whether they do more harm than good — or vice versa.

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A Walk Through the Final, Funky Stretch of the High Line

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Paul Goldberger, architecture critic of Vanity Fair, gives his take on the third phase of the elevated park that has become one of the most popular destinations in the city.

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Al Sharpton Vs. Al Smith

Thursday, October 02, 2014

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A sign that Al Sharpton has entered the city's political establishment: a speaker took a potshot at him during the Alfred E. Smith Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria.

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Al Sharpton Turns 60: From Flamethrower to Power Broker

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Peniel Joseph, professor of History at Tufts University and the author of several books about the civil rights movement, said Sharpton continues to be a catalyst for action. 

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Grizzlies Move in Where Polar Bears Once Tread

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

The bears, who naturally roam further south than their arctic cousins, are more in line with the zoo's conservation efforts in the wild.

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Gov. Cuomo Challenger Rob Astorino Vows To Cut Taxes

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

In a wide-ranging speech before the Association for a Better New York, Astorino put himself firmly in the Republican mainstream.

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