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1 hr ago | The Brooklyn Paper

NIGHTLIFE: New York stories: Performers share tales of moving to the big city

A crew of writers, comedians, and performers will convene in Park Slope on July 30 to describe their own bumpy roads toward understanding life in New York City.

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6 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

$12 Billion Gap Between Need and Funding at MTA, Comptroller Says

Keeping New York's transit system in good repair costs a lot of money - $105 billion over the next 20 years, according to a new report by New York State comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

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10 hrs ago | Gawker

The 10 Worst New Yorker #Longreads

The New Yorker , a magazine, has just opened its Internet "archives" as a readers' jubilee in advance of its upcoming move to the world of paywalled journalism, three months hence.

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14 hrs ago | CBS Local

Animal Care & Control Calling On New Yorkers To Come And Adopt Cats

Animal Care and Control of New York City is getting out the word that they need people to come and adopt cats.

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19 hrs ago | York Press

Huntington couple celebrate 60 years of marriage

Donald and Joan Thorpe were married on July 24, 1954, at St Luke's Church in her native Grimethorpe near Barnsley, and set up life together in Yearsley Grove, York, where they still live.

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20 hrs ago | Doncaster Free Press

Over 200 possible sightings of murder suspect reported to police in South Yorkshire

Police officers searching for an on-the-run murder suspect in South Yorkshire have received more than 200 calls about potential sightings of him.

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23 hrs ago | Business Journal

New Yorkers: Unhappy, but employed and high-earning

The unhappy crowd: New York City continues to draw new residents. But apparently, people aren't moving here because it makes them happy.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Bloomberg flying to Israel to protest FAA ban

A combative Michael Bloomberg told CNN on Wednesday the United States erred in banning airline flights to Israel after a Hamas rocket landed near its main airport earlier this week.

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Sunherald.com

NY agencies collecting more gender data

A new report Wednesday identified eight agencies, including the Department of Health, collecting or updating their data systems to gather those demographics.

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The Times of Israel

Met Council's William Rapfogel sentenced, fined

William Rapfogel, the former chief of New York's Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, was sentenced to 3 1/3 to 10 years in prison for his role in a kickback scheme.

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Battle Creek Enquirer

Who raised white flags on Brooklyn Bridge -- and why?

NYPD: No link to terrorism for white flags on Broo...: New Yorkers woke up to two white flags flying over the Brooklyn Bridge towers.

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National Public Radio

New York Death Reignites Decades-Old Debate Over Neck Restraints

The poster on the ground quotes Garner; video of the arrest shows him telling police officers he couldn't breathe, shortly before he lost consciousness.

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Time

Cop in 'Chokehold' Death Had Civil Suits Filed Against Him

Richard Watkins attends a vigil for Eric Garner near where he died after he was taken into police custody in Staten Island last Thursday on July 22, 2014 in New York City.

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Driffield Today

MP celebrates funding increase for East Riding schools

MP Graham Stuart has welcomed the news that his campaign for fairer funding for schools in the East Riding has helped to secure 1.3 million a year more for local schools than was originally planned by the Government, with effect from 2015/16.

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Sheffield Star

A 5,000 reward for help in catching Rotherham murder suspect

A 5,000 reward is being offered by Crimestoppers for information leading to the arrest of an on-the-run murder suspect - believed to be holed up in Rotherham.

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Beverley Today

Council pledges action on floods

The East Riding of Yorkshire Council's Cabinet has approved a raft of recommendations to help the authority tackle flooding issues.

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Theboltonnews.co.uk

Former mayor of Westhoughton accused of stealing thousands from elderly father

Gilfillan, who now lives at the White Horse pub, Market Place, Howden, Goole, is accused of stealing A 23,500 from his 82-year-old father, James Gilfillan senior, who lives in a care home.

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York Press

Election boundary shake-up on the way for York

Under the plans the total number of city councillors will remain the same - 47 - but over 21 wards instead of the current 22, with each councillor representing an average of 3,500 people.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

News24

.com | MH17 black boxes to be sent to UK lab

Vladimir Putin has no soul, US Vice President Joe Biden concluded after meeting with the Russian leader at the Kremlin in 2011, according to an article in the New Yorker.

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San Francisco Bay View

Eric Garner, father of 6, killed in chokehold by NYPD for selling untaxed cigarettes

"I can't breathe! I can't breathe!" gasped Eric Garner, 43, an asthmatic father of six, as NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo held him in a death grip.

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