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NJ Budget Officials Forecast Shows Lower Revenue

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

The Legislature's chief budget officer says New Jersey has achieved only half of the $1 billion in revenue growth Gov. Chris Christie anticipated for this fiscal year.

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Police Arrest Artist Setting Up 'I Love NY' Work

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

An artist who was setting up an illuminated "I Love New York"-themed public art display in Brooklyn was arrested after the wired contraption was mistaken for an explosive device.

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UK Virtual Orchestra Puts You in Conductor's Stand

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

A London museum is putting the conductor's baton in visitors' hands, allowing guests to direct a virtual orchestra using three-dimensional motion sensors.

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Amnesty for LIRR Workers Who Faked Disabilities

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Authorities in October said that hundreds of Long Island Rail Road employees may have cheated their way to big pensions through a $1 billion fraud by paying off doctors to say they were unable to work.

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Robin Gibb of Bee Gees Dies at 62

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Robin Gibb, a founding member of the Bee Gees who helped propel the group to international stardom, has died. He was 62.

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Lockerbie Families Relieved at Death of Man Blamed

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Families of Pan Am Flight 103 passengers who died when the plane exploded over Scotland more than two decades ago say they're relieved that the Libyan officer convicted in the bombing has died.

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Council Speaker Quinn Weds Longtime Partner

Sunday, May 20, 2012

New York City council speaker Christine Quinn married her longtime partner Kim Catullo on Saturday in a private ceremony on a sunny, warm spring evening.

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Van Cliburn's Art, Jewels Fetch $4.3M in NY Auction

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Art, jewelry and furnishings collected by the pianist Van Cliburn has fetched over $4.3 million at an auction in New York City.

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NYPD Planning Changes to Stop-And-Frisk Policy

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly sent a letter to City Council Speaker Christine Quinn detailing the changes, as WNYC first reported last week. Quinn has been a vocal critic of the policy. Last year, more than 600,000 people were stopped, mostly black and Hispanic men.

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Man May Plead Insanity in Officer Head Stabbing

Thursday, May 17, 2012

A man accused of stabbing a New York City police officer in the head and nearly killing him may pursue an insanity defense.

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Sotomayor Tells NYU Graduates to Dream Big

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor is back in the Bronx for New York University's commencement ceremony at Yankee Stadium.

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Christie, Booker Channel Seinfeld in Video Parody

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and the mayor of New Jersey's largest city are channeling the Seinfeld-Newman rivalry in a video parody that spoofs the mayor's heroics and Christie's vice presidential potential.

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Airport Worker Allegedly Had Man's ID Before Death

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

More details are emerging in the case of a Newark Liberty Airport security supervisor who allegedly has been using the identity of a dead man for the last 20 years.

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Strauss-Kahn Countersues Hotel Housekeeper for $1M

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Dominique Strauss-Kahn is striking back against the New York City hotel maid who accused him of sexual assault with a $1 million countersuit.

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Musicians Suing for $200M After Costa Concordia Wreck

Sunday, May 13, 2012

A $200 million lawsuit has been filed in New York federal court on behalf of four Hungarian musicians and dancers aboard the Costa Concordia cruise ship that capsized off the coast of Italy in January.

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WTC Sphere to Get New Temporary Home, Unclear Where

Friday, May 11, 2012

A spherical sculpture that endured the Sept. 11 attacks at the World Trade Center is close to getting a temporary new home that will keep it in the public eye, officials said Friday, but they wouldn't say where just yet.

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House Democrats: NYPD Should Purge Spy Files

Thursday, May 10, 2012

House Democrats on Thursday urged the New York Police Department to purge its intelligence databases of information gleaned from its clandestine spying on Muslim neighborhoods.

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Roman Totenberg, Violinist and Master Teacher, Dies at 101

Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Roman Totenberg, a violin instructor from Poland whose nine-decade career featured concert performances before kings and presidents and helped produce dozens of accomplished musicians, has died at age 101.

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Bloomberg: I Didn't 'Bother' to Read 911 Report

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is saying he "didn't even bother" to read a report by city-hired consultants that found New York City's overhauled 911 system plagued by delays and errors.

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Obama Visits Albany High-Tech Center with Cuomo

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

Andrew Cuomo has praised President Barack Obama's leadership as the two men toured a high-tech facility in Albany created out of a partnership with private enterprise and bipartisanship.

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