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This Time, a Prominent Woman Is Accused of Sexually Harassing a Man

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

An unusual, though not unheard of, side of the #MeToo movement.


Behind de Blasio's 11th Hour Bid to Diversify Elite High Schools

Monday, June 04, 2018

The mayor is asking the state legislature to change the way students are admitted to Stuyvesant and other top schools, but Cuomo says the proposal will fail.

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Jury Finds Zimmerman Not Guilty

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Jurors have found George Zimmerman not guilty of second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Reaction in New York was swift, and gatherings are expected today in protest.

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Police Say 71 Shot, 12 Killed in Colo. Shooting

Friday, July 20, 2012

Seventy-one people were shot and 12 killed when a gunman wearing a gas mask opened fire on moviegoers at a sold-out midnight premiere of the new Batman movie outside of Denver, Colorado, police said.

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Police Say Cemetery Explosives At Least 13 Years Old

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

The military-grade explosives found at a historic New York City cemetery are more than 13 years old, police said Tuesday.


Governor Corzine Takes a Look at Slots

Tuesday, December 26, 2006

As Pennsylvania moves closer to becoming one of the nation's biggest commercial gambling states, New Jersey is looking to the idea.

Governor Jon Corzine says he's more open to the idea of allowing video lottery terminals at state racetracks. He opposed the idea during his candidacy, ...


NYC Has First Kids Only Golf Course

Wednesday, November 01, 2006

The Parks Department broke ground today on what it says is the country's first golf course just for kids. The 12-acre, 6-hole CityParks Junior Golf Center is adjacent to the Dyker Beach Golf Course, in Brooklyn.

REPORTER: Children between the ages of 5 and 17 can ...


LIRR Tightens the Gap in Woodside

Wednesday, November 01, 2006

Workers for the Long Island Rail Road will begin tightening the gaps between the trains and platforms at the Woodside station in Queens where, a Minnesota teenager slipped through the almost foot-wide gap and fell to her death this past August.

The gaps between LIRR trains ...


Fans and Friends React to Cory Lidle’s Death

Thursday, October 12, 2006

New York Yankee Jason Giambi says he's "in a state of shock" over the sudden death of teammate Cory Lidle.

Lidle and another person were killed when the small plane they were flying slammed into a Manhattan high-rise apartment yesterday. Federal investigators say there was no ...