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Legionnaires Outbreak Traced to Historic Bronx Hotel

Thursday, August 20, 2015

City health officials now know where the disease that killed 12 people and sickened more than 100 got its start. 

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Greece To Hold Election Next Month As PM Tackles Dissent

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will call early elections for next month, government officials said Thursday, as he tackles a rebellion by hardliners within his governing left-wing party who oppose the terms of the country’s new bailout.

The officials, who spoke only on condition of anonymity pending an announcement by ...

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Jimmy Carter To Undergo Radiation For Cancer On Brain

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Former President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that his cancer is on four small spots on his brain and he will immediately begin radiation treatment, saying he is “at ease with whatever comes.”

“I’m ready for anything and looking forward to a new adventure,” said Carter, appearing upbeat and making jokes ...

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New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez Says He Won't Support Iran Deal

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Menendez is the second Democrat to come out against the nuclear deal.

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Jets' Geno Smith Out 6-10 Weeks After Being Punched By Teammate

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Smith has been sidelined by a broken jaw.

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Cuomo Details Plans for New LaGuardia Airport

Monday, July 27, 2015

The plan to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia airport will break ground sometime next year.

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Storied Butterfly Makes a Comeback

Monday, July 27, 2015

Once endangered, the Karner blue butterfly is making a comeback in Albany's pine barrens.

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Uber and City Broker an 11th Hour Deal

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration announced late Wednesday that Uber agreed to a four-month study on the impact of the cars on the city's traffic and the environment.

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Fast Food Workers One Step Closer to Making $15/hr

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

A state labor board endorsed a proposal Wednesday to set a higher minimum wage for workers at fast-food restaurants with 30 or more locations.

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Special Coverage: Obama Discusses Iran Deal

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Here & Now provided special coverage of the president’s news conference Wednesday afternoon in which he spoke about the nuclear agreement with Iran and took questions. The audio includes the entirety of the remarks ad special coverage.

President Barack Obama vigorously defended the nuclear deal with Iran ...

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Glitch Halts Trading On New York Stock Exchange

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Update 3:15 p.m.: Trading on the New York Stock Exchange has resumed.

The New York Stock Exchange says a technical problem that has suspended trading since late morning is an internal technical issue and not the result of a security breach.

The exchange made the statement in a ...

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Supreme Court: Same-Sex Couples Have Right To Marry Anywhere In U.S.

Friday, June 26, 2015

The Supreme Court has declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.

Gay and lesbian couples already can marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia. The court’s ruling on Friday means the remaining 14 states, in the South and Midwest, will have ...

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Plane in Fatal Crash Belonged to Oscar-Winning Composer

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

A plane registered to Oscar-winning "Titanic" composer James Horner has crashed in Southern California, but the identity of the one person who died has not been released.
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FDA Panel Backs First-In-Class Cholesterol Drug

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Update, 6/11/2015: On Wednesday, the Food and Drug Administration advisory committee has recommended the agency approve Amgen’s Repatha, as well as Sanofi and Regeneron’s Praluent.

Correction: In the audio of our interview about the new cholesterol drugs, from pharmaceutical companies Sanofi and Regeneron, and Amgen, Professor David ...

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New York Racing Association Gets New Chairman in Scandal's Wake

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Four days before the Belmont Stakes, Anthony Bonomo announced he's taking a leave of absence.

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Death Toll Rises After Storms Barrel Through Plains, Midwest

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Record rainfall wreaked havoc across a swath of the Plains and Midwest on Sunday, causing flash floods in normally dry riverbeds, spawning tornadoes and forcing at least 2,000 people in Texas from their homes.

Tornadoes struck, severely damaging an apartment complex in Houston, Texas. A firefighter in Oklahoma ...

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Long-Time Actress And Comedian Anne Meara Dies

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV and the stage, has died.

Jerry Stiller and son Ben Stiller say Meara died Saturday. No other details were provided.

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Ireland Backs Gay Marriage in a Landslide

Saturday, May 23, 2015

With 62.1 percent in favor, the traditionally Catholic nation surprised both sides with its strong support of the measure.

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De Blasio, Sanitation Union Reach Contract Agreement

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The city has reached a tentative contract agreement with a union representing more than 6,000 sanitation workers.

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Former Christie Allies Plead Not Guilty to Role in Traffic Scandal

Monday, May 04, 2015

Bill Baroni and Bridget Anne Kelly say they'll fight charges that they helped plot the politically motivated lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.

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