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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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Gov. Cuomo Lays Out Ambitious Agenda in State of the State Address

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Ethics reform, homelessness, rehabilitating youth offenders, and raising the statewide minimum wage are just part of the wide-sweeping agenda Cuomo presented to the legislature.

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Four Teens in Custody, 5th Suspect Sought in Brooklyn Rape

Monday, January 11, 2016

Authorities say the victim was attacked Thursday night as she and her father walked through Osborn Playground in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn.

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Iconic Singer David Bowie Dies at 69

Monday, January 11, 2016

David Bowie, the other-worldly musician who broke pop and rock boundaries with his creative musicianship, died of cancer Sunday. Soundcheck's John Schaefer has this remembrance. 

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NYPD Officer Involved in Eric Garner Death Is Disciplined

Friday, January 08, 2016

The head of the Sergeant's Benevolent Association calls the charges ridiculous and political. 

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U.S. Economy Added 292,000 Jobs in December

Friday, January 08, 2016

The unemployment rate held steady at 5% for a third straight month. Employers also added a combined 50,000 more jobs in October and November than previously estimated. 

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Reports of Sexual Assaults Spike at Military Academies

Friday, January 08, 2016

 A senior defense official says the sharp increases were due largely to students' growing confidence in the reporting system and expanded awareness programs.

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Pierre Boulez, Noted French Composer, Dead at 90

Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Boulez was the former principal conductor of the New York Philharmonic and a leading figure in modern classical music.

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Attack on US Troops Near Afghan Airport Deadliest in Months

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Among those dead include New York City police detective, Joseph Lemm.

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New York State to Overhaul Solitary Confinement in Prisons

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Under the agreement, the state will seek to move 1,100 prisoners in solitary to rehabilitative housing units in the coming months.

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