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Judge Approves Early Start To Florida's Gay Weddings

Monday, January 05, 2015

Florida's first same-sex weddings are taking place today, after a judge said Miami-Dade County could start issuing licenses immediately.

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At Second NYPD Funeral, Another Affront to de Blasio

Sunday, January 04, 2015

Scores of officers turned their backs on the mayor during his eulogy for slain Officer Wenjian Liu.

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Jets Send Coach and GM Packing After Disastrous Season

Monday, December 29, 2014

The New York Jets fired popular coach Rex Ryan and beleaguered General Manager John Idzik after the team finished the year 4-12. 

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Obama: Sony Decision To Cancel Movie A 'Mistake'

Friday, December 19, 2014

Speaking of Sony executives, Obama said "I wish they had spoken to me first" before canceling "The Interview."

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Special Coverage: Obama's Year-End Remarks

Friday, December 19, 2014

Before President Obama and his family left for a Christmas vacation in Hawaii, he delivered a year-end press conference.

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US Travel Industry Carefully Eyeing Cuban Tourism

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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American hotel and airline franchises are already eyeing the Cuban tourism industry after President Obama announced his intention to relax the embargo.

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Three New York Sites Selected for Casinos

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The three regions were picked to spread out the benefits — and to avoid competition with existing tribal casinos.

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New York Moves to Prohibit Fracking

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

New York will move to prohibit fracking in the state, citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits of the widely used gas-drilling technique.

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Obama: U.S. Ending 'Outdated' Approach To Cuba

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The president announced the re-establishment of diplomatic relations as well as economic and travel ties with the communist island.

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Diagnosing Ear Infections With Your Smartphone

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The CellScope Oto is a clip-on gadget that turns a smartphone into an otoscope — the tool doctors use to check out a patient’s eardrum.

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Movie Theatres Drop Plans To Run 'The Interview'

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Security fears spurred Sony to let theater chains cancel showings of the movie, which is about a CIA plot to kill North Korea's leader.

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Behind The Scenes At The Lab That Fingerprints Microbiomes

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Inside the lab, a lone technician sorts through new samples, snipping off swab heads intentionally fouled with fecal material. One head goes to cold storage and the other is processed for sequencing.

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Jeb Bush To 'Actively Explore' Run For President

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The former Republican Florida governor says he's decided "to actively explore the possibility of running for president" in 2016.

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Police Say 3 Dead in Sydney Hostage Siege, Including Gunman

Monday, December 15, 2014

Sydney police say three people have died, including the gunman, during a hostage crisis that ended when officers stormed a cafe.

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Obama: NFL 'Behind The Curve' On Rice Case

Friday, December 12, 2014

In an interview on ESPN radio, President Obama said new NFL policies will send a message that there is no place for domestic violence.

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CIA Chief: Results Of Harsh Interrogation Unknown

Thursday, December 11, 2014

John Brennan stopped short of the claims of other defenders who said the tough methods saved thousands of American lives.

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NJ Approves Tax Breaks for Subaru, Cooper Health

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority has approved $158 million dollars in future tax breaks for Subaru and Cooper Health System.

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Obama Health Adviser Apologizes For 'Glib' Remarks

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Jonathan Gruber said he was "inexcusably arrogant" when he credited "the stupidity of the American voter" with the passage of the health law.

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The Royal Couple Comes to Town

Monday, December 08, 2014

While Britain's Prince William meets with President Obama at the White House, his wife, Kate, will tour a child development center with New York City's first lady, Chirlane McCray.

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U.S. Adds 321,000 Jobs; Jobless Rate Stays 5.8 Percent

Friday, December 05, 2014

Employers hired at the strongest pace in nearly three years, a sign the U.S. is outperforming other major economies.

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