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Met Blames Declining Contributions for Debt

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

A document issued to bond holders says the opera's deficit will be "significantly larger" than last year.

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The Russian Hackers Behind the Largest Cyber Breach Ever

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

A group of Russian hackers has reportedly stolen 1.2 billion usernames and passwords and 500,000 emails addresses from people around the globe. According to a report published Tuesday in The New York Times, the cyber criminals collected the confidential information from 420,000 websites for everything from small businesses to Fortune ...

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MTA Says it Exterminated Subway Bedbugs

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Ahhhhhhh.

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City Takes New Approach to Reforming 911 System

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

WNYC

The city is making the first of many expected changes as it overhauls its 911 system.

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Map Your Secret Sanctuary

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Where do you go to get away from the clang of city life? Let us know on WNYC's map — or find a new spot by checking out where other New Yorkers go to breathe easy.

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Cuomo Defends Using Campaign Funds to Cover Attorney Fees

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

WNYC

Governor says he could even use taxpayer funds to defend his office in Moreland probe.

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NJ Accelerates Distribution of Sandy Aid

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

More than a year-and-a-half after Sandy, the state of New Jersey has distributed just about a third of the original batch of $1.8 billion dollars in federal aid.

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Five Takeaways from the Health Commish on the City's Ebola Preparedness

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

CDC staffing at airports helps city, NYC health commissioner says.

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Driver in Times Square Bus Crash Arrested

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

WNYC

Police say one of the drivers involved in a bus crash that injured 14 people was under the influence of a controlled substance.

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Police Unions Go on Offensive After Eric Garner's Death

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

The head of one police union says coverage of the Eric Garner death has been one-sided, and the coroner's report political.

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Chasing Guadagno, the Woman Who Could Be Christie

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Guadagno has been an elusive presence to the press, for her more than four years as the state's lieutenant governor.

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Family of Man Who Filmed Chokehold Arrest Say He Was Set Up

Monday, August 04, 2014

WNYC

The mother of Ramsey Orta, who captured Eric Garner's arrest on cellphone video, and who is facing weapon possession charges, said she didn't believe the recovered gun belonged to her son.

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NYPD's Involvement Hikes Arrests for Animal Cruelty

Monday, August 04, 2014

Since police took the lead role in responding to animal cases in January, the ASPCA says the number of animal rescues and arrests for cruelty have actually gone up in New York City.

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Jones Beach Celebrates 85 Years, Builds for Another 85

Monday, August 04, 2014

Jones Beach is sprucing up, as it celebrates 85 years as a state park this summer.

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The Development Formerly Known as Atlantic Yards

Monday, August 04, 2014

The controversial project shall be known henceforth as "Pacific Park."

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NYC Hospital Isolates Traveler for Possible Ebola

Monday, August 04, 2014

Doctors there said it is unlikely a man who arrived in the ER with possible symptoms of the disease actually has it, but they're taking precautions anyway.

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Federal Prosecutors Say Rikers Guards Violate Teens' Constitutional Rights

Monday, August 04, 2014

Bharara calls violence by guards "the first impulse rather than the last resort" after two-year investigation.

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How to Be a Real New Yorker, At Least Online

Monday, August 04, 2014

The landrush is on to claim your ".nyc" domain name!

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American Art Pops Up in Billboards and Bus Shelters

Monday, August 04, 2014

A collaboration is intended to make masterpieces as ubiquitous as advertisements.

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Longtime WNYC Radio Personality Steve Post Dies

Monday, August 04, 2014

WNYC

Born in the Bronx, Post became the voice of WNYC’s long-running program "Morning Music" where he worked for more than two decades.

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