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Obama Signs Bill Renaming Post Office After Bronx Politician

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The Morrisania Post Office is now the Herman Badillo Post Office Building.

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Mets Reliever Mejia Banned for Year for Positive Drug Test

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Mejia tested positive for Stanozolol and Boldenone, the commissioner's office said less than an hour before the first pitch of New York's 4-0 victory over San Diego.  

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NY Prison Worker Pleads Guilty in Escape of 2 Killers

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Joyce Mitchell admitted providing hacksaw blades, chisels, a punch tool and a screwdriver to Richard Matt, who escaped the Clinton Correctional Facility with David Sweat last month.

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Christie Has Made a Habit of Appointing High School Friends

Monday, July 27, 2015

Christie has remained especially close to his high school friends and has also made a habit of appointing and nominating his former classmates to plum state positions.

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Biden, Cuomo to Make 'major' Infrastructure Announcement

Monday, July 27, 2015

The vice president once called LaGuardia Airport a "a Third World country." Today he is talking infrastructure with Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

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Bayreuth's Wagner Festival Kicks off with 150th Anniversary 'Tristan'

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Bayreuth's annual opera festival is kicking off with a new production of Wagner's Tristan and Isolde by the composer's great-granddaughter, festival director Katharina Wagner.
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Departures Resuming at LaGuardia Terminal After Power Outage

Friday, July 24, 2015

An hourslong power outage resulted in dozens of cancellations Friday morning.

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Anthem Bids $48 Billion for Cigna to Create Health Giant

Friday, July 24, 2015

The deal would create the nation's largest health insurer by enrollment, covering about 53 million U.S. patients.

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Police Say Movie Theater Gunman Was 'A Drifter'

Friday, July 24, 2015

A gunman opened fire inside a Lafayette, Louisiana, movie theater, leaving two people dead and wounding at least nine others before fatally shooting himself.

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Mayors at Vatican Seek 'Bold Climate Agreement'

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Some 60 mayors, including Bill de Blasio, gathered at the Vatican for a two-day climate conference to keep the pressure on world leaders ahead of the Paris negotiations in December.

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Grocery Chain A&P Files for Bankruptcy

Monday, July 20, 2015

It's the second time in five years the company has filed for bankruptcy, as it faces growing competition.

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City to Announce Free Broadband for 5 NYC Housing Developments

Thursday, July 16, 2015

The city will spend $10 million to deliver the Internet to one development in the Bronx, two in Brooklyn and two in Queens.    

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Plan to Sell off NYC Opera's Name Is Withdrawn

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

The decision by the defunct opera company's board follows months of legal maneuvers between two bidders who both hope to revive the company.
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NYPD Making Some Undocumented Stops, Monitor Report Says

Friday, July 10, 2015

Since a court ruling, stops have plummeted from an all-time high in 2011 of 685,724. There were 46,235 in 2014, and for the first quarter of this year, there were only 7,135.

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United Flights Back in the Air After Ground Halt

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

United grounded its fleet early Wednesday, citing computer problems.

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NYC to Eliminate Bail for Non-Violent Suspects

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

The $18 million plan to be unveiled Wednesday will allow judges to instead require people accused of certain crimes to be monitored while they await trial.

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Police Officials Say Major Crime Down So Far This Year

Thursday, July 02, 2015

The city is on pace to record fewer than 100,000 reported major crimes this year, a trend not seen in nearly two decades.

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U.S. Employers Add 223K Jobs in June

Thursday, July 02, 2015

The Labor Department said Thursday that the unemployment rate dropped from 5.5 percent in May to 5.3 percent.

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With New Chair, NY St. Patrick's Parade to Add 2nd Gay Group

Thursday, July 02, 2015

The developments come after a gay contingent marched for the first time this year.

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Christie Formally Announces 2016 White House Run

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The New Jersey Governor formally launched his Presidential candidacy in the gym of Livingston High School, where Christie served as student president 35 years ago.

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