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Clash Between Police, Crowds at NJ Hip Hop Concert Prompts Questions

Monday, June 08, 2015

New Jersey State Police officers donned riot gear and fired tear gas after a group of non-ticket holders forcefully tried to gain admission into the concert.

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Tenants and Landlords Clash Over Rent Hikes

Monday, June 08, 2015

The Rent Guidelines Board heard testimonies from the public ahead of its June 24 vote on rent increases for stabilized apartments.

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What Des Moines Has on New York City

Monday, June 08, 2015

WNYC
We've earned ourselves another superlative: Worst City To Retire

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Teen Who Spent Three Years At Rikers Commits Suicide

Monday, June 08, 2015

Kalief Browder was 16 years old when he was sent to Rikers on a robbery charge. He spent three years at the jail without being convicted of a crime.

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Thousands More Citi Bikes Coming to NYC This Year

Sunday, June 07, 2015

Citi Bike parent company Motivate says 1,000 bikes will be put into immediate circulation by the end of June to meet growing demand.

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NY State Offers $100,000 Reward for Escaped Prisoners

Sunday, June 07, 2015

The governor said the state is offering the reward for information leading to the apprehension of two convicted murderers who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York. 

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Hear the Triple Crown Crowd Go Crazy Over American Pharoah Win

Saturday, June 06, 2015

As American Pharoah entered the home stretch, the crowd at Belmont screamed.

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LIRR Also a Winner at the Belmont Stakes

Saturday, June 06, 2015

The Long Island Rail Road was seeking to heal its bruised reputation after last year's fiasco.

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American Pharoah Wins Triple Crown

Saturday, June 06, 2015

In the stands, people screamed and tore off their hats, embraced, and waved betting tickets in the air.

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Mayor Pushes Rent Regs Reform

Saturday, June 06, 2015

WNYC
Mayor de Blasio appeared on WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show to defend his crime policy and pressure Albany to strengthen rent protections for city residents.

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The Tony Awards Are Here! A Look Back at the Nominated Shows

Friday, June 05, 2015

The singing, dancing, annual extravaganza is back. Want to catch up on which show is which? WNYC theater critic Jennifer Vanasco looks back on what she thought of the shows at the time.

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Racing Association Hopes for a Smoother Belmont Stakes This Year

Friday, June 05, 2015

A 90,000-person cap has been set within the park. And the FBI will assist with crowd control.

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Police Union Boss Gets Four More Years

Friday, June 05, 2015

WNYC
Lynch claims mandate after winning 70 percent of the vote.

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Police Union Election Results Today

Friday, June 05, 2015

WNYC
The closely watched election for president of the Patrolmen's Benevolent Association was driven by turmoil in the streets and a longstanding contract impasse.

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Cold War On Ice

Friday, June 05, 2015

WNYC
The documentary "Red Army" tells the story of the Soviet national hockey team and what happened to its legendary players after the Soviet Union collapsed.

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NY AG Sues Company for Allegedly Misleading Nursing Students

Thursday, June 04, 2015

The lawsuit, filed in Albany Supreme Court, claims The College Network preyed on as many as 2,000 New Yorkers seeking their associate's degrees in nursing.

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Barnard Set to Admit Transgender Women

Thursday, June 04, 2015

One of the original "Seven Sisters" will now admit women who were considered male at birth. 

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NYC First Lady Calls for Stronger Rent Regulations

Thursday, June 04, 2015

Chirlane McCray hit the streets on Thursday, handing out flyers in support of the mayor's effort to strengthen rent regulations.

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NJ Paid $600 Million for Hedge Fund Manager Fees

Thursday, June 04, 2015

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Lawmakers and union leaders in New Jersey are questioning whether the state's pension funds are being invested responsibly.

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Immigrant in US Illegally as a Child Granted NY Law License

Thursday, June 04, 2015

Cesar Vargas is in the U.S. under a federal program. The court said there is "no legal impediment or rational basis" for keeping him from practicing law in New York.

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