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People Injured in East Village Blast Leave Hospital

Monday, March 30, 2015

A fourth is still recovering.

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NY AG Reaches Agreement with GNC on Herbal Supplement Safety

Monday, March 30, 2015

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says the company has agreed to new labeling standards for its herbal supplements.

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Comedy Central Picks New Host for 'The Daily Show'

Monday, March 30, 2015

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Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa, will replace outgoing host Jon Stewart.

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State Lawmakers Announce Budget Deal

Monday, March 30, 2015

The proposed $142 billion spending plan is expected to go to lawmakers for a final vote early this week following weeks of closed-door negotiations.

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Focus Shifts to Cause of NYC Explosion After 2 Bodies Found

Monday, March 30, 2015

Mayor de Blasio said there may have been inappropriate tampering with the gas lines within the building.

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A White Guy Walks into a Black Barbershop

Monday, March 30, 2015

As high-end restaurants and luxury condos come to represent a diversifying Harlem, the barbershops remain largely black establishments. But patrons and shop owners are starting to adapt.

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'Just Vote Already' Boosts Bronx Turnout

Monday, March 30, 2015

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WNYC's get-out-the-vote experiment in one election district yields promising results.

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Hope Fades for Missing Men as Two Bodies Are Found

Sunday, March 29, 2015

It's becoming clear that an explosion in the East Village killed at least two people, but the precise cause of the blast is still being investigated.

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Twenty Years of Life in Hidden Areas of New York City

Sunday, March 29, 2015

The New York Public Library is showing about 80 photos by William Meyers, who captured scenes from under-explored areas of the outer boroughs for 20 years.

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Architecture Treasures from Latin Mega-Cities

Saturday, March 28, 2015

 “The goal was to correct the fact I was taught nothing about Latin America with three degrees in architecture," said MoMA curator Barry Bergdoll about the new exhibition.

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As Schumer Ascends, Menendez Fights for Political Life

Friday, March 27, 2015

Two local U.S. Senators find themselves in the headlines, for very different reasons.

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Eight Months and $100,000 Later, the Reality of Cancer Treatment Hits Hard

Friday, March 27, 2015

There’s one side effect of cancer treatment that's financial, not physical.

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First Lady to Parents: Trust Your Gut

Friday, March 27, 2015

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Chirlane McCray sits for her first interview since she launched a campaign against the stigma of mental illness. She says she initially missed the signs of her daughter's despair.

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Scrappy Chefs Transform Food Waste Into Primo Grub

Friday, March 27, 2015

A restaurant takes snout-to-tail cooking one step beyond.

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Improper Gas Work May Have Led to Building Explosion, de Blasio Says

Friday, March 27, 2015

Gas line may have been "inappropriately accessed," mayor says.

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Senator Reid Steps Down, Endorses Schumer to Succeed Him

Friday, March 27, 2015

On the heels of his announcement that he's not running for re-election, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is backing New York Senator Chuck Schumer as his successor.

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Three Buildings Collapse and 25 Injured in Suspected Gas Blast

Friday, March 27, 2015

Evidence suggests a gas explosion on Thursday caused a massive fire that destroyed three buildings in the East Village.

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Working to Keep Politics Out of NJ's Pension-Fund Investments

Thursday, March 26, 2015

NJ Spotlight
Offered a chance to put wider restrictions in place, NJ State Investment Council says it will first look to tightening current regulations

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Get Your Gargoyle On at Tribeca Auction

Thursday, March 26, 2015

WNYC
Thousands of historical artifacts from buildings in New York and other cities are up for grabs as a Tribeca showroom has to move to make way for more condos.

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At Least 12 Injured in 'Gas-Related' Explosion and Fire on 2nd Avenue

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Firefighters expected to be on site all night at the scene of an explosion and fire that tore through 4 buildings on 2nd Avenue near East 7th Street. 

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