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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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Officials to Release Hurricane Season Forecast

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Hurricane season officially runs June 1 through Nov. 30. But this season's first storm, Tropical Storm Ana, came ashore in North Carolina earlier this month

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Charter Buying Time Warner Cable in $55.33B Deal

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The deal would instantly create one of the largest pay-television and broadband operators in the U.S.

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Nobel Prize Winner John Nash Dies in Car Crash on New Jersey Turnpike

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Nash won a Nobel Prize in 1994, but not without a struggle with mental illness that would make him a household name even more so than his achievements in mathematics.

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Suspect in Killings of Wealthy DC Family Arrested

Friday, May 22, 2015

Members of a fugitive task force arrested Daron Dylon Wint, 34, on Thursday around 11 p.m., about a week after authorities said the family was killed and their mansion set on fire.

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Letterman Leaves Late Night With Thanks and a Smile

Thursday, May 21, 2015

When David Letterman signed off CBS' "Late Show" for good Wednesday, he closed the book on more than his own incomparable career in late night.

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NY Assembly Votes to Extend NYC's Local Control of Schools

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The measure, which is similar to one supported by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, is likely to face tough scrutiny in the state Senate.

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Amtrak Service Restored After Deadly Derailment

Monday, May 18, 2015

Federal authorities gave the go-ahead for full service to resume full Monday morning along the Northeast Corridor.

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