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  1. The Ubiquitous Choking Poster Gets A MakeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Lara Antal is pictured at her drafting table on June 24 with the choking poster she was commissioned to create for a restaurant Brooklyn.

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  2. Times Square 'Spider-Man' Arrested in Assault on Police OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The Spider-Man balloon as it makes its way down Seventh through Times Square during the 85th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2011.

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  3. Holder: DOJ 'Closely Monitoring' Chokehold ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Wall Street Journal

    Attorney General Eric Holder said Friday the Justice Department is "closely monitoring" the investigation into the death of a Staten Island man who was subdued with an apparent chokehold by New York City police officers.

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  4. Citi Bike Poised for a Big Infusion of CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Wall Street Journal

    Citi Bike and its operator stand to get tens of millions of dollars to expand New York's popular bicycle-sharing program in a deal that could close within a week, according to people familiar with the matter.

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  5. Workers Go Wild for Staples' Penny ItemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Wall Street Journal

    Big box retailer Staples scored a major contract to sell office supplies to the State of New York. 9 comments

  6. Investigators are probing how two white flags mysteriously got atop the Brooklyn Bridge TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Wall Street Journal

    Investigators are trying to determine how two bleached-white American flags mysteriously appeared atop the Brooklyn Bridge Tuesday morning-and whether the stunt was an art project, a political statement or just tomfoolery.

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  7. Stars of Screen Take the New York StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Wall Street Journal

    Shakespeare's classic tale of madness, mortality and inheritance brings an all-star cast to Central Park.

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  8. Housing Battle in Brooklyn Bridge ParkRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Wall Street Journal

    Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan to put below-market-rate apartments in Brooklyn Bridge Park is scheduled to face a new legal challenge from a group of neighborhood residents who want to limit housing in the hugely popular park along the waterfront.

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  9. Queens Project Stirs Worry That Residents Will Be Priced OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Wall Street Journal

    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's affordable-housing ambitions are being tested by the first major project he has shaped from its early stages, a 2.2-million-square-foot development on the Queens waterfront that is raising fears of Brooklyn-style skyrocketing rents.

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  10. A Carnivore Without GuiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Wall Street Journal

    Brooklyn has played the incubator to lots of innovative, romantic, and, it goes without saying, hip, business models in recent years.

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  11. New Ride-Sharing Service Defies City, State RegulatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Wall Street Journal

    A new fleet of cars adorned with bushy pink mustaches is set to debut in New York City this weekend even as taxi regulators threaten a crackdown on the "ride-sharing" service.

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  12. Thousands Mourn Fallen FirefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Wall Street Journal

    Lt. Gordon "Matt" Ambelas was mourned by his family, city leaders and thousands of other firefighters at his funeral on Thursday, five days after he perished in a high-rise blaze in Brooklyn.

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  13. Artist Kara Walker's 'A Subtlety' Draws 130,000 Visitors to Sugar FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Kara Walker's sugar-covered sphinx drew more than 130,000 viewers during its two-month run at the Domino sugar factory, with an average attendance of 5,000 a day on the weekends it was open, according to Creative Time , the public-art organization that commissioned the work.

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  14. Blaze that Killed New York City Firefighter Was Electrical: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Wall Street Journal

    A blaze that claimed the life of a New York City firefighter has been ruled an accidental electrical fire sparked by an air conditioning unit's electrical cord, Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro said on Sunday.

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  15. Body of Toddler Pulled from Brooklyn LakeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Wall Street Journal

    The body of a 2-year-old girl reported missing in Brooklyn's Prospect Park was recovered from a lake by police divers on Saturday evening, officials said.

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  16. Brooklyn U.S. Attorney Is a Low-Profile ProsecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Wall Street Journal

    For years, the federal prosecutor in Brooklyn has taken on cases involving political corruption, organized crime and terrorism-usually while flying under the radar. 2 comments

  17. Man Wanted In Fatal Brooklyn Hit-and-Run...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Wall Street Journal

    The man wanted by the New York Police Department in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a 12-year-old girl and left her 9-year-old sister and mother in critical condition surrendered on Thursday, police said.

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  18. Vice Media Moving to New Williamsburg HeadquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Wall Street Journal

    The online production company's move to a 60,000-square-foot former industrial building in Brooklyn will allow it to add 525 employees.

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  19. Landlord-Tenant Battles Hit PauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Wall Street Journal

    The annual battle over regulated rents for a million tenants in New York City highlights what seems to be a permanent state of war: Tenants want rent reductions, while landlords say they won't be able to pay their bills.

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  20. NYC Makers at the Museum of Arts and DesignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Wall Street Journal

    NYC Makers: The MAD Biennial celebrates skill and craftsmanship from 100 artisans, artists, and designers working in New York City.

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