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NY Lawmakers Approve 5-Day Extension of Rent Regs So Talks Can Continue

Friday, June 19, 2015

The extension is the clearest sign yet that lawmakers are making progress in bringing this year's tumultuous legislative session to a close.

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Treasury Says Woman Will Join Hamilton on $10 Bill

Thursday, June 18, 2015

The redesign of the bill will feature the first woman on U.S. paper money in more than a century. So who will be chosen? The Treasury will make the final decision this summer.

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Second New York Man Charged in Alleged ISIS Terror Plot

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

A 21-year-old Staten Island college student was arrested for his role in an alleged plot to stage a pressure-cooker bomb attack in New York on behalf of ISIS.

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'The Donald' Wants to Be the President

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Trump wants to be the CEO of the United States — and this time he means it.

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New York Rent Regulations for 2 Million Tenants Expire

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Talk between legislative leaders and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo dragged on past the long-awaited expiration date.

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Board Mulling Wage Hike For Fast Food Workers Meets in NYC

Monday, June 15, 2015

The Wage Board is scheduled to hear from workers, labor experts and business owners at its meeting Monday at New York University.

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Prolific British Actor Christopher Lee Dies at 93

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Lee appeared in more than 250 movies, including roles as the wizard Saruman in "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy and the evil Count Dooku in two of George Lucas' "Star Wars" prequels.

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Inmate, 18, Hangs Himself in Rikers Island Cell

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Kenan Davis was pronounced dead just after 1 p.m. Wednesday in the George Motchan Detention Center, one of 10 Rikers facilities.

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SF Giants Rookie Pitches No-Hitter Against Mets

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Rookie Chris Heston tossed MLB's first no-hitter this season in just his 13th major league start.

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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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Jury to Hear Openings in New Jersey 'Gay Conversion' Trial

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Four men and two of their mothers sued the organization, Jews Offering New Alternatives for Healing, under New Jersey's consumer fraud laws in 2012.

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WWI Harlem Hellfighter Finally Getting Medal of Honor

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Army Pvt. Henry Johnson single-handedly fought off a surprise German attack. He and Sgt. William Shemin today receive the nation's highest military honor.

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NY Senate Leader, Son Plead Not Guilty in Corruption Case

Monday, June 01, 2015

The indictment, among other charges, alleges that a medical malpractice insurer provided Adam Skelos with a no-show job while it lobbied his father on legislative matters.

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Flash Flood Watch in Effect for NYC Area

Monday, June 01, 2015

A half inch to three quarters of an inch of rainfall per hour is possible on Monday. It could cause flash flooding especially in poor drainage areas.

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Cuba Removed From US Terror List

Friday, May 29, 2015

Secretary of State John Kerry acted 45 days after the Obama administration informed Congress of its intent to do so.

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Former NY GOP Governor Pataki Announces Presidential Bid

Friday, May 29, 2015

The low-key Republican moderate flirted with presidential runs in 2008 and 2012 but stopped short. He hopes to reignite the unity that emerged after the 2001 terrorist attacks.

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Observatory at One World Trade Center Opens to Public

Friday, May 29, 2015

Visitors will get a view of the city and its surroundings from above 1,250 feet and stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline and Statue of Liberty to the Atlantic Ocean.

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Notes From Bridgegate Report Sought

Thursday, May 28, 2015

A motion filed Wednesday seeks notes from more than 70 interviews conducted as part of a 2014 report commissioned by Gov. Chris Christie.

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Feds Probing Powerful Union for NYC Jail Guards

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara's office appears to be focusing in part on claims in a union official's lawsuit alleging the improper investment of union funds.

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De Blasio Faces Atrophy in Albany

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Mayor de Blasio is seeking changes that will affect his affordable housing agenda.

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