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  1. NYC blast probe highlights problem of stealing gasRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... a run-of-the-mill complaint - a smell of gas - with a troubling explanation: Someone had improperly tapped into a Manhattan building's gas line, and it was leaking. The issue was quickly resolved. But seven months later, authorities suspect another ...

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  2. Lexington Avenue Subway Line Packed to the Brim During Rush HourRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Your News Now

    ... in passengers where it's extremely crowded even at the first stop. You can't get a seat," one rider said. When the Manhattan-bound express pulled out of the terminal at 7:45 a.m., there was plenty of room. After just the second stop though at ...

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  3. Mother Arrested For Allegedly Killing Son, 2, In NYC Restaurant BathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HollywoodLife

    How devastating. A New York City mother has been arrested for allegedly murdering her 2-year-old son after she locked herself and her child in the bathroom of a Manhattan restaurant.

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  4. Mother 'killed tot in restaurant'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    A WOMAN accused of killing her toddler son in the bathroom of a Manhattan burger chain allegedly told a fellow diner she was trying to put him to sleep. A SICK nurse admitted raping women in hospital, filming the attacks while his victims lay unconscious, unaware they had been violated.

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  5. Ticker tape machine brings more than $2KRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... tape machines recorded information on long thin strips of paper that were discarded. When there was a parade in Manhattan to celebrate a holiday or championship, the tapes were torn and thrown at the parade from open windows. Soon the events were ...

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  6. How New York smelled in the 1870s: 'Malodour map' reveals why the...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Show us the money! Jay-Z, Kanye and Beyonce unite music's biggest stars to launch new Tidal streaming service to kill off Spotify and get a bigger cut for themselves Police arrest 35-year-old mom after she 'locked herself in Manhattan mid-town restaurant bathroom and smothered two-year-old son to death' What is Tesla's 'major' new product? Elon Musk announces April launch of a mystery line - but says it is NOT a car UC Berkeley soccer star who went missing after leaving frat party 'drunk and confused' was KILLED by a car two days ago Veterinary student, 27, shot dead in murder-suicide at home she shared with 'platonic' friend who let her stay for free rent in return for cooking Mom uses Facebook to track down and apologize to a family her 'obnoxious' daughters were rude to at movie theater Robin Williams' widow and children went to court to fight over the tuxedo he wore to his third ... (more)

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  7. After likely gas explosion rocks Manhattan neighborhood, 2 still missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Times Herald-Record

    Firefighters using high-powered water towers worked Friday to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan's East Village as authorities reported that two people were unaccounted for.

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  8. Harvey Weinstein under investigation for sex abuse claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    The 63-year-old film producer is being questioned by the New York Police Department after the Italian model - who has not been named - accused him of touching her breasts and thigh in his office at the Tribeca Film Center in Manhattan last Friday. An insider told the New York Daily News: "He asked if her breasts were real before touching them.

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  9. Greater New York Watch: News DigestRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The Manhattan district attorney's office is investigating the explosion last week that killed two people and destroyed three building in the East Village, signaling the possibility of criminal charges, officials said Monday.

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  10. NYPD arrest woman at 5 Boro Burger in Manhattan 'for murdering 2 year old son'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Latisha Fisher, 35, allegedly locked herself in a bathroom at 5 Boro Burger in Midtown Manhattan Monday afternoon with son Gabriel Ortiz When workers at the restaurant gained access to the restroom, they found the 2-year-old boy unconscious and foaming from the mouth Police were called to 5 Boro Burger on Avenue of the Americas and West 36th Street around 2:25pm on Monday after receiving a call about a woman who had locked herself in the restaurant's bathroom. A woman allegedly walked into the restroom and saw Latisha Fisher holding her hand over toddler son Gabriel Ortiz's mouth, saying she was trying 'to put him to sleep,' police sources tell the New York Daily News .

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  11. Century-old NYC matzo factory closes its Lower East Side doors as...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    End of an era: Century-old bakery rolls out Passover matzos for the last time in its Lower East Side factory as it faces a high-tech future Streit's matzos factory in Manhattan is shutting down its nine-decade-old ovens by year's end to move to 21st century computerized plant in another part of the New York area Passover matzos have rolled out of a century-old bakery on Manhattan's Lower East Side for the last time. The Streit's factory is the oldest in the nation still churning out the unleavened flatbread that's essential for Jewish holidays - about 2.5 million pounds of matzos were baked for April's Passover holiday and distributed worldwide.

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  12. Actually, New York Will Not Be Getting a Branch of The Andy Warhol MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    ... ""The Andy Warhol Museum, which had been exploring its participation in the Essex Crossing development in lower Manhattan, has determined that it will not proceed with the project," he said in a statement. "Despite the efforts of both the museum and ...

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  13. Deferred Action info event comes to Manhattan April 12Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    In 2012, young immigrants filled out paperwork at St. Mary's Church on the Lower East Side where hundreds of illegal immigrants lined up to receive free legal advice on how to apply for the Department of Homeland Security's new deferred action program. A large-scale information/consultation event for potential applicants for new, expanded deferred action programs will be held April 12 at Temple Emanu-el in Manhattan President Obama's expanded deferred action programs, announced in November, remain stalled in the courts.

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  14. Off-Broadway Theatre Opens Costume Shop to Fire VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Playbill

    Last Thursday's explosion and fire that destroyed two apartment buildings in the East Village section of Manhattan caused a weekend-long cancellation of performances at the Orpheum Theatre across Second Avenue near St. Mark's Place . But it turns out there is a happier theatre angle to the disaster.

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  15. De Blasio's Affordable Housing Plan Comes Under Fire at HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DNAinfo.com

    A push by Mayor Bill de Blasio to allow developers to build taller buildings across the city as long as they include affordable housing was met with vehement opposition at a public hearing on Wednesday. Critics blasted the mayor's Zoning for Quality and Affordability initiative - part of de Blasio's 10-year affordable housing plan designed to change regulations so that building new housing is easier and cheaper - during the Department of City Planning's hearing at their lower Manhattan office.

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  16. a Century-old NYC matzo factory moves with the timesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBS News

    Matzo wafers are seen atStreit's Matzo factory on the Lower East Side of Manhattan in this file photo.The kosher food company was founded in 1916 by Aron Streit, a Jewish immigrant from Austria. NEW YORK -- The last Passover matzos have rolled out of a century-old bakery on Manhattan's Lower East Side -- a neighborhood that's been dubbed the "Jewish Plymouth Rock."

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  17. Acne Studios Is Adding a Second NYC Location on Eighth AvenueRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Racked

    ... heir website nor their social media channels indicate an opening date for what would be the Swedish brand's second Manhattan store-that is, unless their rumored World Trade Center location comes along first.

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  18. Manhattan matzo factory to close after 90 yearsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Pensacola News Journal

    Located on Manhattan's Lower East Side, Streit's Matzos produces over 1700 pounds of matzo per hour, and will soon be relocating.

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  19. NYPD questions Harvey Weinstein after woman claims sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is being accused of groping a 22-year-old Italian model on the opening weekend of his Radio City "New York Spring Spectacular," police sources said Monday. The model told cops that the Oscar-winning Hollywood producer sexually abused her after coaxing her to his Manhattan office on the pretense of talking business, sources told the Daily News.

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  20. New York mayor: Someone may have 'inappropriately' tapped gas line before explosion, collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | 680News

    ... paying $600 to an undercover investigator posing as a housing inspector to get violations dismissed at two upper Manhattan properties. He has pleaded not guilty. Associated Press writers Colleen Long, Mike Balsamo, Kiley Armstrong and Mark Kennedy ...

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