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NJ Coyote Tests Positive for Rabies

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Sunday's encounter was the second coyote attack in Bergen County this month.

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Adjuncts and Other Workers Join Fast Food Movement for $15 Wage

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Organizers used Tax Day to expand their campaign for a higher minimum wage.

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Christie Would Push Back Eligibility Age for Social Security, Medicare

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

The New Jersey governor says the age of eligibility should be pushed back for future retirees.

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New York Boy Scouts Hire Nation's First Openly Gay Leader

Friday, April 03, 2015

The move stands as a direct challenge to the national scouting organization's ban on openly gay adult members.

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Indiana Governor Wants Changes To Religious Freedom Law

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Gov. Mike Pence says he wants legislation on his desk by the end of the week, clarifying that the new law does not allow discrimination.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Mayor de Blasio Proposes $77.7B Budget

Monday, February 09, 2015

There are no major cuts in the budget.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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. 

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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."

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