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Bloomberg Endorses Obama for President

Thursday, November 01, 2012

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, citing climate change, endorsed President Barack Obama on Thursday.

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New Jersey Issues Water Advisory, Restrictions

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

A boil water advisory has been issued for several municipalities in New Jersey, as the state continues to cope with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Water-use restrictions statewide  having also been ordered to aid conservation amid possible shortages after superstorm Sandy.

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How to Help | Sandy Recovery

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Are you able to assist in storm cleanup? Do you have donations of food, supplies or clothing? We're keeping an updated list of how people can help. For the latest updates from our re...

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Tri-State Area Hunkers Down for Sandy: What You Need to Know

Monday, October 29, 2012

It may have been downgrade from a hurricane, but regional officials warned of major flooding and days of disruption as Sandy swings toward the East Coast Monday evening. The threatening rains and high winds forced leaders throughout the area to call for evacuations, to open shelters and to shut down mass transit.

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US Stock Markets Closed Thru Tuesday

Sunday, October 28, 2012

U.S. stock markets will be closed for a second day straight day. The New York Stock Exchange and the NASDAQ will be closed on Monday and Tuesday due to Hurricane Sandy, which is currently aiming for the East Coast.

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Tri-State Braces as Hurricane Sandy Takes Aim

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Hurricane Sandy is barreling toward the tri-state region with heavy rain and wind gusts that forced officials to call for evacuations, shut down mass transit and prepare for the wors...

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City Braces for Possible Transit Shut Down; Evacuations in Parts of NJ, NY

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Mandatory evacuations are underway in parts of New York and New Jersey as Hurricane Sandy barrels toward the East Coast — and transit officials in New York are preparing for a possi...

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NHL Cancels Games Through November

Friday, October 26, 2012

The NHL has canceled all its games through the end of November because of the labor dispute between owners and players.

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Nanny Worked for Family for Years, Police Say

Friday, October 26, 2012

The nanny who is suspected of killing two young children she cared for has worked for the Upper West Side family for about two years and had no known history of mental illness, police said Friday.

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Shot NYPD Officer Gets Bedside Promotion

Friday, October 26, 2012

Before going to the NYPD’s promotion ceremony on Friday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly stopped by Bronx Lebanon Hospital to promote the off-duty police officer who was shot by a suspect in a Bronx robbery earlier this week.

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Nanny Suspected of Killing 2 Kids in UWS Home

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Two children were found stabbed to death inside an Upper West Side apartment, and their nanny was found nearby with a self-inflicted wound, authorities said Thursday evening.

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With Islanders Move, Nassau County Loses Money Generator

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Come 2015, Nassau County will no longer have a professional sports team.

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NJ Court: Infertile Men, Women Not the Same

Thursday, October 25, 2012

New Jersey's Supreme Court upheld a law Wednesday that critics say discriminates against infertile women — ruling that a woman uses a surrogate to give birth with someone else’s eggs cannot be considered the mother unless she adopts the child.

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Hybrid of Hurricane Sandy, Winter Storm Threatens East Coast

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Much of the East Coast has a good chance of getting blasted by gale-force winds, flooding, heavy rain and maybe even snow as early as Sunday by an unusual hybrid of hurricane and winter storm, forecasters said.

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Morgenthau Rips Council's NYPD Reform Bill

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Former District Attorney Robert Morgenthau ripped the City Council’s proposal to create an NYPD monitor – one of a series of proposals aimed at increasing oversight over the department.

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Off-Duty NYPD Officer Recovering From Surgery

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

The off-duty officer who was shot by a suspect in a Bronx robbery had the bullet removed at a Bronx hospital on Thursday where he is surrounded by his family.

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Ex-Banker Greg Smith: I'm Not Against Goldman Sachs

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Greg Smith’s op-ed “Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs" hit a nerve and drew passionate responses from Wall Street titans — but he says the message he was sending isn’t that Wall Street i...

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Journalists Blocked From Voters at NJ Polls on Election Day

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

A federal judge in New Jersey is blocking a group of more than 100 newspapers from getting access to voters as they leave polling places on Election Day.

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New York Islanders Will Move to Brooklyn

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

The New York Islanders are moving to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The team's owner announced Wednesday that the Islanders signed a 25-year deal to play at the new arena starting in 2015. 

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NJ Woman Sues NBA for Gender Discrimination

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

A New Jersey woman who worked for the NBA as a senior account executive filed a $3 million gender discrimination lawsuit against the league.

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