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1 hr ago | York Press

Two charged with murder

The 42-year-old man and the 28-year-old woman are alleged to have killed Stephen Eastwood, who was attacked in Lawrence Street, just outside the bar walls, on March 27, 2012. He was 47 years old at the time of the attack and suffered head injuries.

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5 hrs ago | York Press

Woman knocked down by cyclist in York

POLICE are appealing for information after a woman was knocked down by a cyclist on a pedestrian crossing in York. Davinia Bevan, 28, of Fulford , was crossing Rougier Street over to Lendal Bridge last Friday morning when a cyclist allegedly went through a red light and hit her.

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6 hrs ago | New York Post

Get healthy and relaxed in upstate New York

Saratoga Springs is famous as an elegant, upscale horse-racing town, drawing more than 100,000 fans each summer as racegoers arrive to party. But Saratoga is also great to visit when the crowds disappear after the racing season .

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8 hrs ago | Serious Eats

How the New York City Meatball Helped Build Italian-American Cuisine

The Turkish have kofte ; the Brazilians almondegas . Polish cooks make pulpety , the Swedes do kottbuller , and the Greeks fry keftedes .

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9 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

Naked On a New York Street-For Art

On a busy Manhattan thoroughfare, the artist Andy Golub painted the bodies of nude models. Passing New Yorkers tried not to gawk.

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14 hrs ago | CBS Local

Survey: Idaho Outranks New York For Nation's Rudest Drivers

But the Empire State was not number one this time. The state with the dubious distinction of having the rudest drivers in the country is the Gem State - also sometimes known as the Potato State.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Weakening Odile pushes up Mexico's Baja California

15, 2014. . People loot a convenience store destroyed by Hurricane Odile, in Los Cabos, Mexico, Monday, Sept.

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

First U.S. airstrike in expanded Iraq fight

Two raging wildfires in California forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, including one near a lakeside resort town that burned nearly two dozen structures. A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people,... Burger King wants to dismiss a lawsuit alleging there were needles in a sandwich after the former soldier who made the claim didn't attend a settlement conference.

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ABC 33/40

Rainbow hues, jean jackets at Burberry's show

15, 2014. . A model wears an outfit by designer Burberry Prorsum during their Spring/Summer 15 show at London Fashion Week in London, Monday, Sept.

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ABC News

Smoking Rates on the Rise in New York City

In this Feb. 18, 2011 file photo, Katherin Burns, 19, left, smokes with Shannon Roy, 18, right, in the pedestrian plaza in Times Square in New York. New York City's Department of Health released data Monday, Sept.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Patrol: Escaped Ohio school shooter had pitchfork

This photo provided by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections shows Lindsey Bruce. . Warden Kevin Jones speaks to reporters while a manhunt was underway for escaped prisoners from Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution on Friday, Sept.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Doctor convicted of killing sentenced in sex case

Police say they followed proper protocol when they demanded identification from an actress and her boyfriend while investigating a 911 call alleging lewd conduct. Police said Monday they followed proper protocol when they demanded identification from an actress and her boyfriend while investigating a 911 call alleging lewd conduct in a parked car.

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Billboard

Lorde Dazzles at New York City's Pier 97, Covers Kanye...

Lorde is at a crossroads. A lot of kids her age are drifting between high school and college; Ella Yelich-O'Connor likely fancies herself sort of like Kanye West between College Dropout and Late Registration .

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The Washington Post

Americaa s most American states, as divined by beauty pageants

Congratulations to Miss New York, Kira Kazantsev, for being named Miss America 2015. This is the third straight win for New York's entry into the competition , which certainly suggests New Yorkers are the most well-rounded, attractive, congenial people in America.

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York Press

YORK is creating five times as many businesses per head as the rest...

YORK is creating five times as many businesses per head as the rest of the UK according to new figures. The city is in the top half of the of the best performing 150 UK towns and cities for business generation, according to research by York accountancy firm UHY Calvert Smith.

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York Press

Councillor claims residents were not consulted over axing of lunchtime meals

A SENIOR Liberal Democrat councillor claims residents were not consulted on plans to end lunchtime meals at four York sheltered housing schemes. Cllr Nigel Ayre said City of York Council claimed last week that "a period of consultation" had taken place with affected residents over the changes at Gale Farm Court, Barstow House, Glen Lodge and Marjorie Waite Court.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

USA Today

Power outage shuts down Six Flags rides

A power outage today at Six Flags Great Adventure temporarily shut down all the park's rides - some with people on them - left customers upset and snarled traffic on Route 537 with exiting Power outage shuts down Six Flags rides JACKSON, N.J. - A power outage today at Six Flags Great Adventure temporarily shut down all the park's rides - some with people on them - left customers upset and snarled traffic on Route 537 with exiting Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tTVDU7 Roman Shenderovsky of Brooklyn NY gets a hug from six year old family friend Danielle Drugobitsky, also from Brooklyn.

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WNYC-AM New York

New York AG Schneiderman Running Again

At a news conference outside City Hall Sunday, the state's 59-year-old chief prosecutor said voters should grant him a second term because of his track record going after Wall Street, AirBnb, and employers of fast-food workers. "I take on the tough fights to protect everyday New Yorkers" the AG said, "because there has to be one set of rules for everyone.

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Switched

Airbnb Under Fire From New 'Share Better' Campaign

The battle over the so-called sharing economy is heating up as New Yorkers question the impact of home-sharing sites like Airbnb. A campaign called " Share Better ," launched Friday by a coalition of elected officials, housing activists and hotel owners, makes the case that Airbnb listings are "illegal hotels" that are "robbing NYC of affordable housing and violating state law."

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The Daily Beast

The Democrats' Real Left-Populist SaviorBy James Poulos

Lefty Dems bummed by Andrew Cuomo's win already have an anti-corporatist alternative. He's sharp, credentialed, and hiding in plain sight.

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