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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.


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


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. 


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.


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.


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.


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.


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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NYS Team Will Educate and Enforce Min. Wage

Monday, January 02, 2017

About 200 state investigators and staffers are being assigned to spread the word about New York's recent minimum wage increase — and to make sure businesses comply.


Times Square Revelers Ring in the New Year

Sunday, January 01, 2017

An estimated 1 million gathered under the ball, as about 7,000 police officers kept watch.


Times Square Isn't the Only Place Something Drops on New Year's Eve

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Everything from a fish to a shoe to a giant candy Peep will descend on Saturday to welcome in 2017.


British singer George Michael dead at age 53

Sunday, December 25, 2016

George Michael, who rocketed to stardom with WHAM! and went on to enjoy a long and celebrated solo career lined with controversies, has died, his publicist said Sunday. He was 53.

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Two Alarm Fire Breaks Out at NYU Hospital Under Construction

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

There were no immediate reports of injuries at the NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan.


Investigators: Radiator Leak May Be Responsible for Toddlers' Deaths

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Two sibling toddlers were pronounced dead after being taken to hospital with steam burns on Wednesday