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An Apartment Building That's a Gallery — for Now

Sunday, July 13, 2014

WNYC

There's a place in Harlem that is neither a museum nor a gallery —it's an affordable housing development. Yet right now, it is filled with two floors of art.

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Seeger Fest: A Time to Remember, a Time to Celebrate

Saturday, July 12, 2014

A farewell to Pete Seeger combines music and activism.

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This Week in Politics: The de Blasios' Roman Holiday

Saturday, July 12, 2014

WNYC

As a LIRR strike looms, Governor Cuomo sits on the sidelines while Mayor de Blasio plans a 10-day vacation to Italy.

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Will LeBron’s Decision Push Carmelo to Join the Bulls?

Friday, July 11, 2014

WNYC

The Knicks and Anthony had a better chance against an aging Heat roster. Instead a young and talented Cavaliers team stands in their way.

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In Conversations On Mid-East Violence, NY Jews Struggle for Right Words

Friday, July 11, 2014

WNYC

Across dinner tables and in synagogues, many families have been reflecting on the cost to both sides. Some can't bring themselves to talk about it at all.

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Latest Newscast From the WNYC Newsroom

Friday, July 11, 2014

Here are the stories we're following today.

Fiscal and Repair Challenges Await New NYCHA Head

Friday, July 11, 2014

Shola Olatoye, 39, must now contend with crumbling buildings, lack of revenue and spikes in crime in the nation's largest public housing authority.

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Coming Jan 2015: NYC Municipal ID Card

Thursday, July 10, 2014

WNYC

The card, dubbed NYC ID, is intended to help people access city services and enter city buildings Officials are also negotiating with banks, stores, restaurants and cultural institutions to also recognize the ID.

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Feds Say Some Sandy Aid Money is Flowing Too Freely

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Many homeowners are still waiting for much-needed Sandy aid, but federal inspectors say New York and New Jersey have failed to stop duplicate payouts to others.

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Hundreds Mourn Firefighter Killed in Brooklyn Blaze

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Lt. Gordon "Matt" Ambelas, a firefighter for 14 years, died on Saturday from severe burns and smoke inhalation while searching a one-bedroom unit for survivors in Williamsburg.

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Decrepit Port Authority Bus Terminal Gets a Little Extra Money

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

After a barrage of complaints from commuters and lawmakers, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced it will spend $90 million to make improvements to its aging bus terminal on Manhattan's West Side.

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Stringer Says Tracking Lawsuits Could Save NYC Millions

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

WNYC

New York City's fiscal watchdog says making records of civil claims publicly available will save taxpayers money.

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Band-Aid or Breath of Life? Struggling Hospitals Get Federal Aid

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Struggling hospitals across New York are getting hundreds of millions of dollars in federal aid to stay afloat. It's the first step in a long-term plan orchestrated by the Cuomo administration to dramatically change how the state's healthcare system works.

The Health and Hospitals Corporation, the city's public hospital system, ...

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Uber to Cap Prices During "Abnormal Disruptions to the Market"

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Uber, the service that lets you order a taxi or car service through your phone, is agreeing to limit price spikes during emergencies and natural disasters.

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Pharmacy Chief Charged With Oxycodone Theft

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

A former pharmacy chief at Mount Sinai Beth Israel has been charged with stealing nearly 200,000 oxycodone pills, worth an estimated $5.6 million on the street.

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A Pledge to Fight NYCHA Crime

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

WNYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio backs up pledge to make public housing safer with added millions in investment.

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A New Promenade in Queensbridge Park

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Officials cut the ribbon today at the newly renovated Queensbridge Park along the East River. 

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'HealthPlex' Debuts Across From Old St. Vincent's Site

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

WNYC

It’s an E.R. without a hospital. HealthPlex will offer 24-hour emergency care, outpatient surgery, and a range of specialists, but it won’t allow patients to stay overnight.

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Is Sandy Debris in NJ Landfill Poisoning Town?

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

WNYC
NJ Spotlight

Environmentalists say it's what can happen when regulations aren’t strict enough. State officials call it an isolated case 'gone wrong.'

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NYPD "All Out" for Summer

Monday, July 07, 2014

WNYC

The NYPD is responding to an increase in shootings by deploying about 1,000 more officers this summer.

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