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Cuomo Orders Investigation of Utilities Post-Sandy

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered an investigation of how utility companies prepared for and reacted to Superstorm Sandy.

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NYC to Spend $500M to Repair Schools, Hospitals

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced a $500 million emergency plan to pay for critical repairs to public schools and hospitals damaged by Superstorm Sandy.

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Weeks Before Sandy-Damaged Hospitals to Reopen

Monday, November 12, 2012

An official says New York City's storm-damaged Bellevue and Coney Island hospitals won't be fully running until early next year.

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Bloomberg Announces Home-Repair Program

Friday, November 09, 2012

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is announcing a program to help speed up repairs to homes damaged by Sandy.

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Grab and Go Visits Start to Storm-Damaged NJ Homes

Friday, November 09, 2012

Residents of some of the Jersey shore communities that were hardest hit by Sandy are being escorted back onto the barrier islands to briefly retrieve belongings before leaving again.

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Gas Rationing Begins in NY; Power Outages Persist

Thursday, November 08, 2012

A new gasoline rationing plan that lets motorists fill up every other day is going into effect in New York.

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Longtime Etan Patz Suspect Released, Then Held

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

A man long considered the prime suspect in the disappearance of a New York City boy more than three decades ago was released from a Pennsylvania prison on Wednesday, then immediately arrested on a Megan's Law violation after providing an outdated address of where he would be residing, state police said.

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Rep. Grimm Elected on Staten Island Amid FBI Probe

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm has won his bid for a second term in Congress representing New York.

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President Obama Wins Second Term

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Barack Obama has won re-election to a second term as president, beating back a fierce challenge from Republican Mitt Romney. Obama prevailed despite a weak economy and high unemployment. And, in victory, he confidently promised better days ahead.

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NY Sen. Gillibrand Wins Election for 1st Full Term

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Democratic U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has won election to her first full term representing New York, fending off a challenge from Republican Wendy Long.

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Sandy-Torn Northeast Deals With More Wind, Snow

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Areas hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy are dealing with new outages after a nor'easter left a blanket of snow that snapped storm-weakened trees and downed power lines.
Follow @WNYC for the latest updates on the Nor'easter from our reporters in the field.

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Cuomo to Allow Affidavit Ballots for Sandy Victims

Monday, November 05, 2012

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has agreed to issue an executive order that will allow displaced voters to cast ballots by affidavit at any polling site they can reach Tuesday.

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Former OEM Official to Head Housing Recovery Efforts

Monday, November 05, 2012

Brad Gair has been named director of housing recovery operations for New York City.

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Giants Beat Tigers 4-3 in 10 Innings for Sweep

Monday, October 29, 2012

Marco Scutaro singled home the tiebreaking run in the 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday night to complete a four-game sweep and win their second World Series title in three years.

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Former Suspect in Etan Patz Case to be Freed

Sunday, October 28, 2012

While prosecutors weigh what to do about a suspect who surprisingly surfaced this spring in the landmark 1979 disappearance case of Etan Patz, the man who was the prime suspect for years is about to go free after more than two decades in prison for molesting other children.

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Man Charged with Killing Bronx Woman, Infant

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Police have charged a man with killing a woman and her infant daughter and setting fire to a Bronx apartment where the victims were found.

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Sen. Reid Clear for Release After Vegas Car Crash

Friday, October 26, 2012

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has been cleared for release from the hospital after an apparent Friday afternoon rear-end crash on a Las Vegas freeway, his office said.

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Cuomo Directs Monitoring of Hurricane Sandy, 'Super Storm'

Friday, October 26, 2012

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has activated the state's emergency crews to monitor Hurricane Sandy as it works its way north.

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NY Sets New Domestic Violence Charges, Penalties

Thursday, October 25, 2012

New York has established a new felony for repeat low-level domestic violence offenses.

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Ex-Con Charged With Murder in Long Island Officer's Killing

Thursday, October 25, 2012

An ex-convict suspected of gunning down a New York police officer and then fatally shooting a carjacking victim is charged with first-degree murder.

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