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Feds Dismiss Charges Against 6 Former Rentboy Employees

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Prosecutors are still moving forward with their case against the former chief executive on counts of money laundering and promoting prostitution.

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Guard Charged in Inmate's Hot Cell Death Gets Probation

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Carol Lackner pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge of falsifying business records.

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NYPD Officer Peter Liang Found Guilty in Shooting of Akai Gurley

Thursday, February 11, 2016

After two days of deliberations, a jury found the rookie NYPD officer guilty of manslaughter in the shooting death of 28-year-old Akai Gurley in the Pink Houses in Brooklyn.

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Five Indicted in 2015 East Village Gas Explosion

Thursday, February 11, 2016

A building owner and four others have been indicted on charges that include manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, and assault.

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Authorities Reach $3.2B Settlement with Morgan Stanley

Thursday, February 11, 2016

The settlement stems from the bank's practices that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis, including misrepresentations about the value of mortgage-backed securities.

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New York City to Embark on Annual Count of Street Homeless

Monday, February 08, 2016

The canvass on Monday night, known as the HOPE Count, is getting extra attention this year as the city grapples with an uptick in homelessness.

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De Blasio Orders New Safety Measures on Cranes

Sunday, February 07, 2016

The mayor has a plan to increase safety on construction sites.

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New York Moves to Stop Gay Conversion Therapy for Youths

Saturday, February 06, 2016

Using his executive powers, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday New York is joining a number of states that have acted against the practice.

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NYPD Officers Shot in the Bronx in Stable Condition

Friday, February 05, 2016

Authorities have confirmed their identities as Officers Patrick Espeut, 29, and Diara Cruz, 24.

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Heavy Wet Snow Creating Sloppy Morning Commute in NYC Area

Friday, February 05, 2016

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory until noon Friday. Between 3-5 inches of snow are expected in New York City and its northern suburbs.

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De Blasio Outlines Ambitious Vision in State of the City Speech

Friday, February 05, 2016

The mayor outlined a series of ambitious policy proposals for the year ahead.

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Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul Suspends Presidential Campaign

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Paul was determined to improve the GOP's popularity among younger voters and minorities. But his message failed to catch on.

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Central Figure in 'Serial' Podcast to Argue for New Trial

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

The hearing, scheduled to last three days before Baltimore Circuit Judge Martin Welch, is meant to determine whether Adnan Syed's conviction will be overturned and case retried.

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New York City Vets Public Records Requests for 'Sensitivity'

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

But a review by The Associated Press reveals some requests flagged by the mayor's office for "sensitivity or controversy" were innocuous. 

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Longshoremen Expected to Return to Work after Walkoff Brings NY and NJ Ports to a Standstill

Friday, January 29, 2016

An unannounced strike causes trucks to back up for blocks around New York's and New Jersey's ports.

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Bills Hire NFL's First Full Time Female Assistant Coach

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Kathryn Smith was promoted by the Buffalo Bills on Wednesday night to take over as special teams quality control coach on Rex Ryan's staff.

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Brooklyn Men Sue Airline Over Alleged Muslim Discrimination

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

The men said the were kicked off a plane from Toronto to New York because the captain was uneasy about their appearance.

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'The Revenant' Leads Oscar Nominations With 12

Thursday, January 14, 2016

"The Revenant" had a strong showing, including a best actor nod for Leonardo DiCaprio. But the Academy again faces tough questions about the lack of diversity in its nominees.

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New York Giants Hire New Coach

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Ben McAdoo, who previously served as offensive coordinator for the Giants, will take over a team that has missed the playoffs the past four seasons.

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General Electric Will Move Headquarters to Boston

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

The decision is a loss for New York which had tried to lure the company to Manhattan or Westchester.

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