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2 hrs ago | Curbed

Gross Map Thing: Mapping the Dog Crap People Leave on New York City Streets

For years, this city has been ravaged by the Dog Poop Wars that have pitted neighbor against neighbor-with-dog.

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Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

6 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun

Gandolfoa s New York Delicatessen stacks up its sandwiches in Rancho Cucamonga

Gandolfo's, which first opened in Provo, Utah after the original owners moved west from New York, is a fusion of Italian and Jewish sandwiches, many of which will bring back memories to New York transplants.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Brooklyn Paper

EVENT: Battle of Brooklyn blasts off this weekend

But they also are not shy about gloating over the fact that the tactics the Americans picked up during the battle helped them eventually win the war.

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SILive.com

Mystery solved: Amazing journey of wedding photos from 47 years ago, washed up during Hurricane Sandy (with photo gallery)

The fury of Hurricane Sandy and the kindness of two strangers from New Dorp Beach combined to reunite Patricia Conlon Kearns with over 50 black-and-white photographs taken 47 years ago on the day she married Paul Kearns, an immigrant from Ireland, in St. Francis Xavier R.C. Church in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn.

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The Real Deal

Brooklyn developer looking to quietly unload UWS church: sources

A landmark Upper West Side church acquired in June by the sister of developer Ira Shapiro was immediately flipped to Brooklyn investor Joseph Brunner for about $42 million, The Real Deal has learned, and has now been quietly placed back on the market, according to multiple sources.

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The New York Observer

A Tale of Two Boroughs: Bill de Blasio Rarely Visits Brooklyn GOP Strongholds

Mayor Bill de Blasio pledged to eradicate the tale of two cities, but if his public schedule is any indication, he may be creating a tale of two boroughs.

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KNEK-FM Lafayette

Jennifer Hudson Joins Lineup of Fashion Rocks Special

The star-studded lineup for the special Fashion Rocks has just gotten bigger. Jennifer Hudson is the latest entertainer to be added to the bill for the September 9 event, which will air live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

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McBrooklyn

Someone Hit by Q Train in Brooklyn Tuesday Morning, Service Interrupted

From the scanner: According to 9-1-1 dispatch, someone is "under the train" at the Prospect Park Q train station in Brooklyn.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Brooklyn Paper

MUSIC: Sene and heard: Brooklyn duo Denitia and Sene hits Afropunk Fest

The Tennessee native did get her start in Music City, recording and performing what she described as a "rootsier indie-psych-folk kind of thing."

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News12.com

Brooklyn leaders call for end to religious attacks

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, Assemblyman Dov Hikind and leaders from the Jewish, Christian and Muslim communities came together in Crown Heights to denounce recent attacks.

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Newsday

Victim tried to shoot suicide bomber, he says in deposition

A former Israeli police officer said he saw the suicide bombing that would leave him a quadriplegic unfolding on a Jerusalem bus in 2003 but reacted an instant too late, as a closely watched terrorism suit against Jordan's Arab Bank began Monday in Brooklyn.

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Daily Times

Weekend shootings in NYC leave two dead, 21 injured

NEW YORK: Two people were killed and 21 injured in more than a dozen separate shootings in New York City over the weekend, police said on Monday.

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DNAInfo.com

Former Brooklynite 'Saved' by Religion Returns to Open Red Hook Church

Growing up in Brooklyn, Acevedo would frequent the neighborhood with his mother, who was addicted to drugs, and would shuttle him and his siblings to a crack house near the Gowanus Expressway.

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Merced Sun-Star

Florida freshman Holley to miss year after surgery

The 6-foot-4, 295-pound defensive tackle from Brooklyn, New York, will need about four months of recovery time, Muschamp says, and should be ready for spring practice in March.

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SILive.com

Remembering the life of firefighter Robert Beddia

Robert Beddia, the Staten Island FDNY member who died while fighting a fire in Manhattan, is gone -- but certainly not forgotten.

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ContactMusic.com

Literature Stream 'New Jacket' Taken From New Album 'Chorus', Released 18th August 2014 [listen]

Literature features Kevin Attics, Nathaniel Cardaci, Chris Schackerman, and Seth Whaland.

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McBrooklyn

Down On the Farm

McBrooklyn and friends took off a couple of days to visit an organic farm upstate.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

New York Daily News

Woman dies in drunken Bklyn crash

This is all that is left of a Nissan Altima that was slammed by a Camaro on Eastern Parkway at Troy Ave. early Sunday, killing a person in the backseat.

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New York Post

Ghetto mobster or innocent man? An NYC murder case falls apart

John Giuca was accused of being a gang boss who ordered the death of a teen. But as the case slowly falls apart, he may turn out to be just another victim of Brooklyn justice In the early morning hours of Oct. 12, 2003, a handsome 19-year-old college football star named Mark Fisher accompanied a college classmate, Angel DiPietro, to a house party ... (more)

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News12.com

Brooklyn's 1st Michael's craft store opens at Gateway Center in East New York

Crafty Brooklyn residents came out for the opening of the borough's first-ever Michael's arts and crafts store.

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