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Storm Hits Thanksgiving Travelers

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

More than 550 flights have been canceled nationwide so far today — the bulk of them in the Northeast.

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Listen: Times Square Protesters

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Chanting "Hands up, don't shoot," protesters expressed anger over Monday's decision not to indict a police officer who killed an unarmed black man in Ferguson, Mo.

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Day 2 of Ferguson Protests in NYC

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Large groups of protesters marched across downtown Tuesday, snarling traffic and temporarily closing the FDR and the Lincoln Tunnel.

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NYPD Officers On The Ground in Ferguson

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

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When it comes to gathering intelligence, NYPD detectives don't just go overseas to monitor terrorism. Some are watching protests closer to home.

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A 'White Thanksgiving' Brings Travel Headaches

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

The approaching storm could dump as much as seven inches of snow in some parts of the city.

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In Aftermath of Ferguson Decision, NYC Turns Attention to Garner Case

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

As the nation absorbs a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who shot teenager Michael Brown, New York's attention now turns to the case of Eric Garner.

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More New Yorkers Turn to Food Pantries

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Fewer New Yorkers are receiving food stamp benefits and are increasingly turning to food pantries and soup kitchens, according to the 2014 annual hunger survey.

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Winter Storm May Snarl Thanksgiving Travel

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

A nor'easter could bring as much as 6 inches of snow to New York City on Wednesday as millions head out for the holiday weekend.

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Brooklyn Borough President Responds to Ferguson Decision

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

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As the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri, continues to reverberate across the country, Eric Adams says New York City has to move toward real police reform.

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Tweeting NYC's Ferguson Protests

Monday, November 24, 2014

WNYC reporter Fred Mogul — and fellow New Yorkers — tweeted what was happening as a gathering in anticipation of the Ferguson grand jury decision turned into a march.

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Listen: Union Square Crowd Reaction to Ferguson Verdict

Monday, November 24, 2014

Those gathered in anticipation of the grand jury decision erupted in chants after learning there would be no indictment for Officer Wilson, who shot an unarmed, black, 18-year-old.

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Ferguson Decision: No Indictment

Monday, November 24, 2014

A grand jury has decided not to indict a Ferguson police officer in the death of Michael Brown, an unarmed, black 18-year-old.

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Listen: Hundreds March in Union Square in Support of Ferguson Victim Michael Brown

Monday, November 24, 2014

About two hundred protesters march around Union Square, demonstrating in support of Ferguson's Michael Brown, as well as in protest of last week's police shooting in Brooklyn.

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Small Business Yawns for Obamacare

Monday, November 24, 2014

To insure 1 million New Yorkers by 2016, Albany is counting on small businesses to lift a heavy load. So far, only 10,000 New Yorkers have enrolled. 

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Judge: Confession Can Be Used in Etan Patz Trial

Monday, November 24, 2014

A suspect with a low IQ understood his rights when he told investigators two years ago that he choked a 6-year-old boy to death in 1979, a judge ruled Monday.

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Hagel Resigning as Defense Secretary

Monday, November 24, 2014

Senior officials confirm the only Republican in Obama's cabinet will step down.

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Gowanus Community Plan A Work in Progress

Monday, November 24, 2014

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What is the future of the Gowanus neighborhood now that a cleanup of the Superfund site is on the way? Residents and stakeholders are still figuring it out.

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Late, Overbudget and Awe-Inspiring: Downtown Transit Hub Takes Shape

Monday, November 24, 2014

The final steel element is added to the downtown PATH hub, now under construction.

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Critics Say Overhaul of NYPD's "Operation Impact" is Coming Too Slowly

Monday, November 24, 2014

It's been almost a year since Commissioner Willam Bratton vowed to change the controversial policy of putting inexperienced officers in high-crime areas.

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In Defense of Straight White Men

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Playwright Young Jean Lee asks: What's a do-gooder liberal guy to do?

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