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9 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Ride-sharing could cut cabs' road time by 30 percent

Cellphone apps that find users car rides in real time are exploding in popularity: The car-service company Uber was recently valued at $18 billion, and even as it faces legal wrangles, a number of companies that provide similar services with licensed taxi cabs have sprung up.

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17 hrs ago | BeautyNewsNYC

NYC Hotel Spotlight: Langham Place

What's so special about Langham Place on Fifth Avenue? Answer: everything. It's in one of the tallest buildings in New York City, located conveniently near the Empire State Building, MoMA, Grand Central Station, Central Park, Rockefeller Center and the major department store lining upper Fifth Avenue.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

SILive.com

Last minute Albany deals spared city teachers in state ed report on evaluations

Last minute Albany deals may have spared New York City teachers in the State Education Department's initial report on teacher evaluations.

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The Wave

There's a world of free walking tours

One of my favorite new trends in travel is the preponderance of free tours springing up nearly everywhere you want to go.

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WNYC-AM New York

What You Need To Know About NYC Bus Route Changes

Manhattan gets the M12, running along 11th and 12th Avenues, between the West Village and Columbus Circle.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Daily Mail

President Obama's travel plans set to ruin private jet getaways to The Hamptons

President Obama has angered wealthy jet-setting New Yorkers with his travel plans this weekend because much of New York's airspace will be shut down during his visit to the state.

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LongIsland.com

Reminder: MTA Provides Service Details for Labor Day Weekend

August 29, 2014 - As a reminder, MTA railroads will provide extra service on Friday, August 29, to help customers get a head start on the long holiday weekend.

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Silicon Alley Insider

New York City's 2-Bedroom, 22-Person Apartment Is Your Worst Nightmare

Are you a man, and you want to live in this room with five other dudes? You're in luck! A horrifying YouTube video showing a "luxury" New York City two-bedroom apartment is making the rounds today.

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Medical Daily

Fatal Heroin Overdoses Double In NYC: Could It Have Something To Do...

An unfortunate reality of drug abuse is progression. For example, when prescription opioid painkillers such as OxyContin become unavailable to the user, they will often turn to the more dangerous alternative, heroin, to fulfill their dependency.

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Silver Bullet Comics

Interview: Gerry Conway and the Abstract Line Thumbnail

I once read a piece about how Marv Wolfman was a little stymied at a panel, pausing to explain that he's a writer, not a talker, but I've been fortunate enough to speak to writers who are great talkers and one of the more enjoyable conversations I enjoyed was with prolific writer, editor and all-around good guy,Gerry Conway.

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Newsday

Joan Rivers resting comfortably after going into cardiac arrest during minor surgery

Joan Rivers, left, and daughter Melissa Rivers attend the Matrix New York Women in Communications Awards at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel on Monday, April 22, 2013 in Manhattan.

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Phillymag.com

Valley Forge Flowers

As lush, vibrant, and beautiful as the New York City Flower Market appears to be, it's pretty obvious that it's not the type of place you just venture into without a little bit of know-how.

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Wall Street Journal

A Home and 'Haven' in Williamsburg

The homeowner, who lived in Manhattan for 13 years before venturing to Brooklyn, describes this two-bedroom duplex in Williamsburg with tiered outdoor space as a calming escape from New York City's fast pace.

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Sys-Con Media

September in New York City: 7 Things to Do in NYC This September 2014 Listed by NYCTourist.com

Whether the focus is on food, music, performance, or just taking in the sights and sounds of the city, NYC can accommodate to every individual's preference.

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WNYC-AM New York

21 Tips For Surviving New York City

As any New Yorker will tell you, the city can be overwhelming, -- and even more so if you're new to it.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

OnMilwaukee

Milwaukee makes new "Underrated but Intriguing" list

Yep, Milwaukee's made another list. This time, Milwaukee lands on Anne Roderique-Jones ', a freelance travel writer at Yahoo! and other sites, list of " 7 Underrated but Intriguing U.S. Cities You Need to Visit ."

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KTNV-TV Las Vegas

13 Things To Do This Week On The Las Vegas Strip

David Gray performs at agit8 at Tate Modern, ONE's campaign ahead of the G8 on June 12, 2013 in London, England.

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Sys-Con Media

HotelTonight Releases the Last-Minute Booking Report

HotelTonight , the leading last-minute hotel booking app, released its first annual report today that provides insight into the mobile traveler and the last-minute hotel stay.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Mashable

Follow Peaches from Farm to Market in New York

Eating locally and seasonally has been an ever growing idea as food has entered the cultural spotlight.

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Art Daily

Hiroshi Sugimoto's first solo exhibition at Tripoli Gallery opens in Southampton

Tripoli Gallery presents an exhibition of photographs by Hiroshi Sugimoto. Hiroshi Sugimoto: Seascapes will be on view at 30a Jobs Lane from August 27 through October 21. This marks Sugimoto's first solo exhibition at Tripoli Gallery.

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