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A Sad Day for Ferret Fanciers

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

New York City's Board of Health decided to maintain a long-standing ban on keeping the animals as pets, but ferret advocates say the concerns about biting and escaping are overblown.

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Cardinal Edward Egan, Former Archbishop of NY, Dead at 82

Thursday, March 05, 2015

The former Archbishop died in a New York hospital of cardiac arrest.


Netanyahu Assails Iran-Nuclear Talks In Congress Address

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The Israeli prime minister said the negotiations would "all but guarantee" Tehran will get nuclear weapons.


Senate Dems Agree To GOP Plan To Fund Homeland Department

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

The Republican plan to fund the Homeland Security Department drops the immigration provisions opposed by President Obama.


De Blasio Brings His Progressive Agenda to Albany

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Many of the items on the mayor's to-do list must first get the support of state lawmakers.


City Takes New Tack Regulating Ultra-Orthodox Circumcision

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Health officials have linked oral suction to 17 cases of infant herpes since 2000.

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Greece And Eurozone Creditors Reach Deal, Official Says

Friday, February 20, 2015

An official close to discussions says a deal was reached between the two sides over the country's request to extend its bailout.


Greece Rejects New Bailout Offer From Europe

Monday, February 16, 2015

The eurozone's top official effectively gave Greece an ultimatum to request an extension to the country's bailout program.


Mayor de Blasio Proposes $77.7B Budget

Monday, February 09, 2015

There are no major cuts in the budget.


Purported ISIS Video Shows Jordan Pilot Burned To Death

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh, 26, fell into the hands of ISIS in December when his Jordanian F-16 crashed near Raqqa, Syria.


Suspects in Murder of New York Violinist Indicted

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Two men have pleaded not guilty to state charges stemming from the slaying of a New York City violinist who was killed at her upstate summer home last year.
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Yemen President Resigns Under Pressure From Rebels

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Presidential officials said Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi resigned after being pressured to make concessions to the rebels, known as Houthis.


Talks Between U.S. And Cuba Over Renewed Ties Continue

Thursday, January 22, 2015

The highest-level U.S. delegation to the communist island in more than three decades is holding a second day of talks with Cuban officials.


Cuomo Advocates for Controversial Education Changes in Sprawling Address

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

In his annual State of the State address, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called for big investments in education and transportation and a higher minimum wage. 


Yemeni Al-Qaida Leader Claims Responsibility For Paris Attack

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Nasr al-Ansi, a top commander of Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, appeared in an 11-minute Internet video posted Wednesday, saying the massacre at Charlie Hebdo was in "vengeance for the prophet."


Three Hostage-Takers Killed In Paris Area

Friday, January 09, 2015

In addition to the three terrorists — including the two suspects in the Charlie Hebdo attack — at least four hostages were killed today.


Suspects In Charlie Hebdo Massacre Killed By Police

Friday, January 09, 2015

With explosions and gunfire, French security forces ended a three-day terror rampage around Paris.


12 Dead In Terror Attack On Paris Paper

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

France has raised its alert to the highest level and security forces are hunting for three gunmen.


Two Arrested in Bronx Shooting of NYPD Officers

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Two arrests have been made in connection to Monday night's shooting of two plainclothes officers responding to a grocery store robbery in the Bronx.


Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz, Biggio Elected To Hall Of Fame

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame today.