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Amy Eddings

Amy Eddings appears in the following:

The Primary Election is Over...Or Is It?

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Mayoral candidate Bill Thompson is vowing to wait until every vote is counted in the primary election. "This is far from over," he said.

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Analyzing the Primary Election

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

WNYC

It was quite a primary election. The powerful City Council speaker who led the mayoral race for much of the summer came in a distant third. Three famous -- and famously disgraced -- politicians begging for a second chance were defeated. And a Brooklyn liberal skyrocketed out of nowhere to grab 40 percent of Democrats' votes for mayor.

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NYMag's Adam Moss on the Bloomberg Legacy

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Moss says that Bloomberg came in "as a manager and as an engineer, not as an ideologue" but that he became "an autocrat for the people."

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Interview: Bernstein on the Mayoral Race

Friday, September 06, 2013

WNYC

With only three more days before the mayoral primaries, the candidates are touring the five boroughs to make their final cases to voters.

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Last Chance Foods: Super Sweet Stevia

Friday, September 06, 2013

Stevia looks like an average leafy green, but it actually patches an all-natural, very sweet punch. Farmer Ron Bingahi III explains how to use stevia and shares the Stokes Farm secret summer drink recipe.

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Interview: Is the Mayor's Race Just About 'Anybody But Quinn'?

Thursday, September 05, 2013

WNYC

Fordham professor and political analyst Costas Panagopoulo said this election has become about finding an alternative to long-time front runner Christine Quinn. 

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Updated PayPal App Offers New Mobile Payment Features

Thursday, September 05, 2013

Want to pay for your latte before you arrive at the coffee shop? PayPal has you covered.

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Law School in Two Years?

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

WNYC

President Obama has called for law schools to shorten their programs to two years, and New York Law School is pledging to do just that.

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The "N-Word" Among Blacks: Not Always Okay

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

WNYC

A day after a Manhattan jury said it's not acceptable for black people to use the "n-word" at work, many are worried about the impact of the decision on conversations at the water cooler.

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Leaps, Sharp Elbows, and Some Sorrow at West Indian Day Parade

Monday, September 02, 2013

WNYC

The day’s festivities began on a more muted note, as candidates reacted to the news of the shooting death of a 1 year-old Brooklyn boy on Sunday evening. The top Democrats running for mayor were united in their call for expanded community policing efforts, but that didn't stop them from criticizing each other.

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Last Chance Foods: Stalking Panther Edamame

Friday, August 30, 2013

Ken Greene of the Hudson Valley Seed Library explains how panther edamame looks and tastes different than the average green soybean. Try his recipe for edamamus.

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Merrill Lynch Agrees to Historic Settlement in Racial Discrimination Suit

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

As President Barack Obama led the nation in a commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech, there was news that one of Wall Street's biggest firms has agreed to pay an historic settlement in a racial discrimination suit.

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US Open Serves Fried Chicken, Lobster Roll and Chocolate Milk

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

WNYC

The U.S. Open is in full swing, and tennis, like baseball, is not driven by a clock. Matches can stretch out over several hours, and a day watching the pros play in Flushing Meadows, Queens can easily turn into night.

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5 Things to Watch at the 2013 U.S. Open

Monday, August 26, 2013

WNYC

The last grand slam event of the tennis season began Monday right here in New York City.

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Police Say New NYPD Laws Make Them the Bad Guys: Union

Friday, August 23, 2013

The new law that makes it easier for people to sue the NYPD for profiling is making police officers into the bad guys, the head of the sergeants’ union says.

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Last Chance Foods: Miracle or Just Moringa?

Friday, August 23, 2013

Moringa is a plant so nutrient-dense and hardy that it could help nourish people in developing nations. It can also be found at one Brooklyn farmers market, said GrowNYC's Christopher Wayne. Try farmer Hector Tejada's recipe for sauteed corn with moringa. 

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Explaining the Time Warner, CBS Dispute

Thursday, August 22, 2013

It's been 20 days since the CBS blackout went into effect for the area's three million Time Warner customers and there's been little indication that anything is going to change anytime soon. 

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Last Chance Foods: The Right Way to Do Parsley

Friday, August 16, 2013

Slate editor L.V. Anderson shares her methods for efficiently cleaning and chopping parsley. Try her recipe for tabbouleh.

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Last Chance Foods: Hot, Hot Heat — And Flavor

Friday, August 09, 2013

Sonya Samuel, the creator of Bacchanal Sauce, explains how Caribbean-style pepper sauces differ from popular American hot sauces. Try her recipe for Bacchanal Sauce Spiked Guacamole.

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A-Rod's Background Points to Troubled Path

Monday, August 05, 2013

Judgment Day for Alex Rodriguez has arrived. Major League Baseball hit the Yankees slugger with a 211-game suspension that will keep him out the rest of this season and through 2014.  

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