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2 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Women struggle to break into construction trades

Janice Moreno graduated from college with a degree in English literature, but never landed a job paying more than $12 an hour.

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6 hrs ago | New Yorker

How I Came to New York

This being a holiday weekend, I beg your forgiveness for skipping the daily news grind and indulging in a bit of memoir.

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Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Leeds, NY

9 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

In Sandy turnaround test, NYC says it'll meet goal

In this April 11, 2013, file photo, a home in the process of being raised is seen in the Broad Channel section of Queens, New York.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, York, NY, United Kingdom, New York, NY, Queens, NY

13 hrs ago | CBS Local

New Yorkers Share Their Summer Regrets As The Unofficial End To The Season Arrives

Labor Day Weekend is considered the unofficial end of summer, for most people it's the end of vacation, and for kids it's time to go back to school.

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Related Topix: Life, Labor Day, Holidays, Kids, Family

17 hrs ago | The Independent

New York: The familiar made fresh

Nightclubs and record shops were the focus of a New York break for a young Sarfraz Manzoor.

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Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Travel

Fri Aug 29, 2014

New York Daily News

Relatives of Brooklyn family killed in L.I. crash need money to bury victims

Family members Michberthe Lebrun, Vayola Lebrun and Katyana Andre embrace each other as local elected officials, religious leaders and the family announce the creation of a fund to help the Lebrun family pay for funeral and burial expenses.

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Examiner.com

Small, senior dog at busy New York animal control dies on Saturday

A ten-year-old Chihuahua named "Liberty," has until noon on Saturday, August 30, to be adopted from the New York Animal Care and Control facility in Manhattan.

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Related Topix: Control Group

News Max

Jet Fuel Crunch Strikes New York Airports Before Holiday

The lowest seasonal supply of jet fuel on record is pushing prices higher and leading to voluntary restrictions in the New York region as the nation's busiest air hub prepares for a holiday rush.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel

JD Supra

New York Certificate of Public Advantage (COPA) Program Alert:...

On August 27, 2014, the New York State Department of Health issued revisions to its proposed regulations implementing the Certificate of Public Advantage process, which will facilitate immunity for New York health care entities from state and federal antitrust liability through active state supervision of covered activities.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, New York Government

CBS News

Wealthy New Yorkers moan over Obama no-fly rule

When Air Force One arrives, the FAA will put the skies over New York City on lockdown.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

National Public Radio

Rats! New York City Tries To Drain Rodent 'Reservoirs'

City officials are ramping up efforts to teach regular New Yorkers how to make their streets, businesses and gardens less hospitable to rodents - in other words, to see their neighborhood the way a health inspector would.

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Related Topix: East Village (New York, NY), North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Thu Aug 28, 2014

KSWO

APNewsBreak: Buffett heir buys Rosa Parks archive

Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse were sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett,... Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse were ... (more)

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Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Air Accidents, Family, Teenagers

NewsOne

Re: New Yorkers Disapprove Of NYPD Performance, New Poll Shows | News One

The NYPD's approval ratings have reportedly taken a strong hit in the wake of Eric Garner's death, a new Quinipiac poll shows.

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The Pleasantville Daily Voice

Murphy, Castelli Share Concerns Over New York's Future At Debate

The NY Safe Act was one of the many issues discussed Wednesday night at the North Salem Ambulance Corps during a debate hosted by the North Salem Tea Party between Bob Castelli and Terrence Murphy, who are running for the Republican primary.

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CBC News

Joan Rivers 'stopped breathing' during surgery in New York, reports

Joan Rivers attends the The Realistic Joneses opening night at The Lyceum Theater in New York City on April 6, 2014.

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Related Topix: Joan and Melissa: Joan Knows Best?, Entertainment, Television, Fashion Police, Greenwich Village (New York, NY), Privacy, Melissa Rivers

NewsOK.com

Amish kidnap suspect's employer probes drug theft

The hospital that employed a New York man charged with abducting two Amish girls is conducting an investigation into the possibility that he stole drugs.

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The Detroit News

Sex, outer space and violence have kept Kool Keith in the mix

Kool Keith doesn't understand the obsession with dead rappers -- or, as he calls them, "used-to-be-alive rappers."

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Related Topix: Kool Keith, Hip-Hop, New York Government

The Wichita Eagle

Suspects in New York violinist's death in court

Two men accused of killing a New York concert violinist during a robbery in her rural home are due in federal court.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Entertainment

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

How New York mayor de Blasio trumped Obama on equal pay for women

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has settled a gender discrimination lawsuit brought four years ago by the New York Police Department's school safety division, 70 percent of whose employees are women.

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Michael Bloomberh, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell

CBS Local

Quinnipiac Poll: Most New Yorkers Support 'Broken Windows' Policing

Most New Yorkers support the "broken windows" theory of policing that has come under fire in recent weeks in New York City, according to a poll released Wednesday.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Harlem (New York, NY), Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY

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