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Mayor Touts Plans to Make NYC More Affordable

Monday, February 13, 2017

"This affordability crisis threatens who we are, threatens the very soul of this city," said de Blasio during his State of the City address.

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U.S. Added 227K Jobs in January, While Unemployment Rate Rose Slightly

Friday, February 03, 2017

American factories expanded last month at their fastest pace in more than two years, but wages barely increased, and the number of part-time workers who would prefer full-time work rose.

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Cuomo Calls for State Constitutional Amendment to Protect Abortion Rights

Monday, January 30, 2017

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday called for a state constitutional amendment to codify abortion rights should Roe v. Wade be overturned.

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After Death of 3-Year-Old, Investigator Finds Fault With New York's Child Welfare Agency

Friday, January 27, 2017

The Department of Investigation says the off-hours emergency unit is understaffed and undertrained.

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Trump Moving Forward With Border Wall, Weighs Refugee Cuts

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The president is expected to roll out several executive actions, including a measure to jump-start construction of the wall, during a trip to the Department of Homeland Security.

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'La La Land' Leads 89th Academy Award Nominations

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Following two years of "#OscarsSoWhite" furor, the Academy named a more diverse field of nominees, with "Moonlight," "Fences," and "Hidden Figures" also getting Best Picture nominations.

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NYPD Officer Set to Testify About Killing of Unarmed Teen

Friday, January 20, 2017

Officer Richard Haste initially faced a criminal manslaughter charge in the 2012 death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham, but the case was dismissed because of a procedural error.

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Cuomo's Budget Goes Big on Education

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Gov. Cuomo's $152 billion state budget — which he kept under wraps for most of Tuesday — adds $1 billion in new education spending. The response from legislators: show me the money.
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Funeral Set for Paralyzed Detective Who Forgave Shooter

Friday, January 13, 2017

Steven McDonald died on Tuesday, 30 years after robbery suspect Shavod Jones shot him in Central Park.

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Cuomo to Kick Off State of the State Road Trip

Monday, January 09, 2017

The governor will deliver his remarks at the World Trade Center Monday before traveling to Buffalo for a second speech.

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Major Snowstorm Blankets New Jersey, New York City and Long Island

Saturday, January 07, 2017

Eastern Long Island could see the heaviest snowfall before the storm is all said and done.

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Multiple People Shot, 1 Dead at Ft. Lauderdale Airport

Friday, January 06, 2017

Miami area television stations are reporting that at least nine people were shot and that the sole shooter is in custody.

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US Employers Add 156K Jobs in December

Friday, January 06, 2017

The Labor Department says the unemployment rate ticked up to 4.7 percent from a nine-year low of 4.6 percent.

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Officials to Investigate LIRR Train's Erratic Speed Just Before Crash

Friday, January 06, 2017

NTSB officials say the train had been traveling at least 10 mph when it slammed into the end of a platform at Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn.

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Officers Shoot, Kill Gunman in Brooklyn

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Officials say the plainclothes officers confronted the man as he fired a handgun into a lounge around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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Cuomo — and Sen. Bernie Sanders — Call for Free Tuition at New York Public Colleges

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

The governor unveiled his plan Tuesday morning in Queens — alongside U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont.

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Gov Cuomo: Brinks Heist Getaway Driver Is Community-Minded

Monday, January 02, 2017

Cuomo said that a former radical who drove a getaway car during a deadly 1981 armed robbery impressed him as community-minded before he commuted her sentence to let her seek parole.

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In Newark Suit, United Airlines Reaches Settlement with Baggage Handlers

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Inspectors found baggage handlers at Newark Liberty International Airport often were forced to lift heavy bags while leaning over, twisting or reaching overhead.

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Carrie Fisher, Writer and ‘Star Wars’ Icon, Dead at 60

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Actress Carrie Fisher, who found enduring fame as Princess Leia in the original "Star Wars," has died.

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State Orders City to Appoint a Monitor to Oversee Child Welfare

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

At the same time, the state and the city issued scathing reports about how the Administration for Children's Services handled the case of a Harlem boy who was fatally beaten.

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