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Impending Blizzard Could Bring 18 Inches of Snow to New York

Monday, March 13, 2017

Starting at 4 a.m. Tuesday, all above-ground subway service will be suspended. New York City public schools will also be closed.

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NY U.S. Attorney Tweets He Has Been Fired

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Preet Bharara's tweet came an hour after a report that he would not resign.

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U.S. Adds a Robust 235K Jobs, Making Fed Interest Rate Hike All But Certain

Friday, March 10, 2017

Employers added a robust 235,000 jobs in February and raised pay at a healthy pace, evidence that the economy remains on solid footing nearly eight years after the Great Recession ended.

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Trump Travel Ban 2.0: Here's What the White House Changed

Monday, March 06, 2017

Legal experts say the new order addresses some of the constitutional concerns raised by a federal appeals court about the initial ban, but leaves room for more legal challenges.

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Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions Recuses Himself From Russia Probe

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Sessions is taking heat from both sides of the aisle following allegations that he made contact with a Russian official and possibly lied under oath. 

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Met Director Resigns Amid Financial Troubles for the Museum

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Thomas Campbell, who joined the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1996 as a tapestry specialist, announced yesterday that he's stepping down as the museum's director and chief executive.

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Christie to Appear in Court Over Bridgegate Complaint

Thursday, February 16, 2017

New Jersey's governor is set to appear in municipal court on March 10 in response to a criminal summons stemming from a complaint over his alleged role in the Bridgegate scandal.

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Man Convicted of Killing Etan Patz, Boy Missing Since 1979

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The Patz family and authorities may never know exactly what became of the boy. No trace of him has been found since the day he vanished.

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Officials Order Evacuation For Residents Below Damaged California Dam

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Thousands of Northern Californians near Oroville were told to leave their homes Sunday, as an emergency spillway below the country's tallest dam was in danger of unleashing uncontrolled flood waters.

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Appeals Court Refuses to Reinstate Trump Travel Ban

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Politicians, including President Trump, responded swiftly to the latest ruling on Twitter.

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Listen Live: Oral Arguments Over President Trump's Executive Order on Immigration

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

The oral arguments in State of Washington & State of Minnesota v. Trump will be live-streamed here, starting at 6 p.m. ET.

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Justice Department Appeals Block on Trump's Immigration Order

Saturday, February 04, 2017

The appeal was filed Saturday night in the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

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After NJ Boy Kicked Out, Boy Scouts Allows Transgender Boys In

Monday, January 30, 2017

The organization announced it had made the decision to begin basing enrollment in its boys-only programs on the gender a child or parent lists on the application to become a scout. 

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Mexican Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Guzman is Extradited to New York

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Mexico's most notorious cartel kingpin, who twice made brazen prison escapes and spent years on the run, was extradited to New York Thursday to face drug trafficking and other charges.

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Legendary Investigative Reporter Wayne Barrett Dies at 71

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Barrett spent nearly four decades at The Village Voice, covering everyone from city politicians to developers — most notably Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani.

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NJ Supreme Court: Towns Must Provide Affordable Housing

Thursday, January 19, 2017

In a unanimous decision, the court ruled that towns have to provide affordable housing to make up for nearly two decades of inaction.

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William Peter Blatty, Author Of 'The Exorcist,' Dies At 89

Friday, January 13, 2017

The novelist died from cancer on Thursday. Blatty was best known for writing the best-selling 1971 horror fiction about a 12-year-old girl, possessed by the devil, before the 1973 film became a hit.

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In State of the State Speech, Christie Focuses Almost Entirely on Addiction

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Christie vowed to make fighting drug addiction in New Jersey his priority during his last year in office, and he put forth a number of proposals for doing so.

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Nat Hentoff Dies at 91

Sunday, January 08, 2017

The prolific author and columnist was a pioneer of alternative journalism. He was the subject of a 2014 documentary directed by WNYC's David Lewis.

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Reports: Indian Point Nuclear Plant to Close by 2021

Saturday, January 07, 2017

The Associated Press and New York Times say Governor Andrew Cuomo reached a deal to close the aging nuclear power plant in four years

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