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In SOTU, Obama Aims to Influence 2016 Debate

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

The president is expected to focus on big election topics like income inequality and middle-class economic issues in tonight's speech, rather than setting a Congressional agenda.

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De Blasio Visits France to Honor Terror Victims

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

The mayor plans a series of events with French officials and members of the Jewish community and will lay a wreath at the Charlie Hebdo offices.

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Comptroller Says NYC Owed $2.2 Billion from State Windfall

Friday, January 16, 2015

As the state negotiates the state budget, Scott Stringer says the city was shortchanged $2.8 billion in 2014.

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Probe Finds Widespread Problems in Hiring of NYC Jail Guards

Thursday, January 15, 2015

A report by the Department of Investigation revealed applicants were hired despite arrest records and gang ties.

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NYC Jail Guards Use of Force a Record in 2014

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Correction officers reported using force 4,074 times last year, including 406 incidents in September alone.

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Fire at Penn Station Disrupts LIRR Service

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

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The FDNY says the fire, which is now under control, started near an underground construction site at Penn Station.

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Fans Break Out Paper Bags as Knicks Lose 14th Straight

Friday, January 09, 2015

WNYC
With only five wins on the season, the Knicks are clearly in a funk. Wouldn't you try to cover your face?

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French Police Corner Shooting Suspects, who Take Hostage

Friday, January 09, 2015

Security forces streamed into a small industrial town near France's Charles de Gaulle airport. Schools in the area are on lockdown and residents are being asked to stay inside.

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House Renews Terror Insurance Program

Thursday, January 08, 2015

The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act is a backstop for private insurers to provide coverage against attacks.

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NYC Police Union Chief: City Hall Unwilling to Mend Rift

Thursday, January 08, 2015

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After a meeting with NYPD Commissioner Bill Brattion, police union president Patrick Lynch said he wished there was a leader in City Hall.

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Police: 12 Dead in Shooting at Satirical Newspaper in Paris

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

Twelve are dead at Charlie Hebdo, a weekly that received threats for its caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed. French President Francois Holland called the incident a terrorist attack.

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Two New York City Police Officers Shot, Wounded in the Bronx

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Just a day after thousands gathered for the funeral of slain NYPD officer Wenjian Liu, two more cops were shot Monday night.

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Mourners Attend Wake for Fallen NYPD Officer

Saturday, January 03, 2015

WNYC
Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio were among those who attended the gathering to honor NYPD Officer Wenjian Liu.

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US, Cuba Seek to Normalize Relations

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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Marking a significant shift in U.S. policy, officials say they will seek full diplomatic relations with the communist island.

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Pakistan's Consul General to Attend NYC Vigil

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

WNYC
After gunmen killed more than 100 people, mostly children, elected and interfaith leaders will join the consul general in support of the Pakistani community.

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NY Panel to Pick Upstate Casino Sites

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Four new casinos are slated to be built upstate and the state Gaming Facility Location Board will decide on up to four winners to develop new locations.

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CUNY Professor Charged in Brooklyn Protest Melee

Monday, December 15, 2014

Eric Linsker, a faculty member at Baruch College, allegedly tried to throw a trash can at police officers on the Brooklyn Bridge Saturday.

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Christie to Join Obama at Visit to New Jersey Military Base

Monday, December 15, 2014

The president and the Governor will visit Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst to thank troops and their families.

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New York Insurers To Cover Transgender Treatment

Thursday, December 11, 2014

New York health insurers must cover transgender treatment deemed medically necessary under new guidelines set by the Department of Financial Services.

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Man Fatally Shot After Synagogue Stabbing

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Police say a knife-wielding man charged cops after stabbing a 22-year-old man in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

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