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FDNY Shows Off Latest Fireboat at Fleet Week

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

(Photo by Chine Labbe)

(Photo by Chine Labbe)

Joining the dozens of ships cruising up the Hudson today for the beginning of the 23rd Fleet Week was New York's latest addition to anti-terrorism security -- what the Fire Department ...

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Cinco de Mayo, Here and in Mexico

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Miss Universe Stefania Fernandez celebrates Cinco de Mayo at Chevy

Miss Universe Stefania Fernandez celebrates Cinco de Mayo at a Mexican chain restaurant. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Over the years, Cinco de Mayo has almost become an unofficial national ...

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Residents, Employees, and Businesses Mourn Loss of St. Vincent's Hospital

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

(Photo by Chine Labbe)

(Photo by Chine Labbe)

About 125 people gathered this morning in front of St. Vincent’s Hospital in the West Village after its board of directors voted yesterday to close most of its patient services. Neighborhood residents, hospital staff ...

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Bells of Remembrance for Moscow Deaths

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Russian Consul General Andrey Yushmanov ringing the "Bell of Hope"(Photo by Chine Labbe)

Russian Consul General Andrey Yushmanov ringing the "Bell of Hope"(Photo by Chine Labbe)

The “Bell of Hope” rang 20 times shortly after noon today in memory of the victims of the Moscow ...

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'It's Still Happening': 99 Years After the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Thursday, March 25, 2010

About 100 people gathered at the corner of Washington Place and Greene Street in the Lower East Side today to commemorate the 99th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire.

Union members, students, teachers, and firefighters paid tribute to the 146 young immigrant workers whose lives were taken ...

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Today in History: The Triangle Shirtwaist Company Fire

Thursday, March 25, 2010

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THE FIRE
On Saturday afternoon, March 25, 1911, a fire broke out in the Triangle Waist Company, a garment manufacturer in lower Manhattan. As workers would soon realize, the building’s fire escapes were deficient, and exit doors had been ...

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Harriet Tubman's Legacy and the 2010 Census

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Actor Gloria Lowery Tyrell playing Harriet Tubman

Actor Gloria Lowery Tyrell playing Harriet Tubman

There are many facets to the legacy of Harriet Tubman, the most famous conductor of the Underground Railroad, known to have helped free more than 300 slaves. Gov. George Pataki in ...

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Barbie Takes on Katie and Diane

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Once again, Barbie is the star of the American International Toy fair. This time the doll was debuting her newest professional passion.

Fans chose her latest career in an online poll, and the winner by an overwhelming margin: TV news anchor.

Michelle Chidoni, manager for the Barbie ...

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An Anti-Valentine's Day Celebration: "Same sex-elujah!"

Monday, February 15, 2010

Rev. Billy, the former preacher turned activist/comic performer celebrated Valentine's Day this year by holding a group "unmarrying" ceremony for couples in Central Park. The event, staged by the reverend's Church of Life after Shopping, was meant to send a message to New York's legislators who did not pass a ...

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For Haitians in NY, Applying for Protected Status Encouraging -- but Expensive

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

On Saturday, the entire first floor of CUNY’s Medgar Ever College, in Central Brooklyn, was transformed into a free legal clinic to help Haitians in New York apply for Temporary Protected Status, or TPS.

The clinic was set up by a group of organizations including the ...

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