Manhattan Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Protesters Shut Down Three New York City Bridges In Reaction To Ferguson DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Switched

    Thousands of protesters stormed New York City streets Monday night, shutting down at least three bridges and snarling traffic in response to a grand jury's decision not to indict Darren Wilson, the police officer who fatally shot unarmed teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, last August. Hordes of New Yorkers marched from Union Square to Times Square, up FDR Drive and across the Triboro, Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges, shouting chants of "You say get back, we say fight back!" and "Whose streets? Our streets!" By 1:30 a.m. Tuesday morning, authorities had shut down all three bridges: In Times Square, a protester was arrested after splattering NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton with fake blood.

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  2. Demonstrators close down three New York bridges as peaceful...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Daily Mail

    Traffic on New York City bridges was reportedly shut down as demonstrators marched in traffic lanes over the Brooklyn, Manhattan and Triboro bridges as peaceful protests occurred in 90 cities across the U.S. Thousands of people rallied late on Monday in cities including Los Angeles and Washington, D.C., to passionately but peacefully protest a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer who killed a black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri. They led marches, waved signs and shouted chants of 'Hands Up! Don't Shoot,' the slogan that has become a rallying cry in protests over police killings across the country.

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  3. Ho-Ho-Kus resident in third decade driving Thanksgiving parade floatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | NorthJersey.com

    There is no public viewing on Sixth Avenue from 34th Street to 38th Street and on 34th Street between Broadway and Seventh Avenue. While millions watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade from the comfort of their couch or in the crowds along Manhattan streets, Eddie Devereaux has had a unique perspective for the past 22 years.

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  4. Community board member fined for SoHo club membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | New York Daily News

    Jo Hamilton, a member of Manhattan's Community Board 2, received a free membership to SoHo House . The Conflicts of Interest Board fined her $10,000.

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  5. Ferguson protests: NYPD commissioner splattered with fake blood amid NYC unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Post-Standard

    Hundreds of people marched in Manhattan to peacefully protest a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager in Missouri, a shooting that has sparked weeks of sometime violent protests. The protesters gathered in Union Square Monday night when it was announced that officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted in the death of Michael Brown.

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  6. Downtown Manhattan abuzz with all the trimmingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | New York Post

    There's lots to give thanks for this week if you work or live downtown or if you had the foresight to invest in the area in the gloomy years immediately following 9/11. A stroll from Chambers Street to the Battery, or from river to river, reveals the golden turkey and the trimmings - from just-opened Pier A restaurant Harbor House to the under-construction Beekman Hotel and Residences in the landmarked Temple Court building at Beekman Street and Park Row.

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  7. NYC protesters rally in Times Square, block bridge trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | New York Daily News

    ... the grand jury decision, and continued into the early hours of Tuesday, when hundreds poured across the Brooklyn, Manhattan and Triborough Bridges, blocking traffic in a demonstration of civic disobedience. Before the announcement that Officer ...

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  8. Protesters Shut Down New York Bridges Over Ferguson DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Square Park before heading east, towards Brooklyn. They reportedly caused shutdowns on three city bridges: the Manhattan, the Tri-Boro, and the Brooklyn Bridge: Protesters in New York City have just stopped traffic on the Triboro bridge #ferguson ...

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  9. Protesters March from Union Square to Times Square After Ferguson DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | DNAinfo.com

    ... , 18. "No justice, no peace, no racist police," the crowd chanted as they marched north from Union Square through Manhattan. Traffic was halted and police walked beside the protesters as they walked up Sixth and Seventh avenues in what was mostly a ...

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  10. Brasch WordsCHEAP-Shot Ads Cost McCAIN DearlyRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | American Reporter

    ... a magazine article about the future construction of the world's two tallest buildings next to each other in lower Manhattan. He drew a line between the towers and imagined himself on top of it. Then he surreptitiously tore out the story and ran, ...

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  11. November 25th In NYC HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | NY1

    1864... As the Civil War begins to wind down, Confederates set fire to hotels, theaters and stores around Manhattan in a desperate act of terrorism. But most fires are quickly put out and little damage is done.

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  12. Hunterdon County Parks and Recreation announce upcoming tripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Jersey Journal

    Date: Sunday, Dec. 7 Time: 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Leave from Deer Path Park Ages: All Cost: $33 per person Hop on a coach bus for a trip into the winter wonderland of Rockefeller Center. Experience the holiday season like never before in historic Manhattan- where the smell of hot chocolate and pine waft through the air.

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  13. Dr. Feng Liang Leading NYC Acupuncturist To Offer Wellness Advice on the GingerNewYork TV ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | PR Log

    A New Health & Wellness Series will Launch on the Next LIVE GingerNewYork TV Show in Manhattan Featuring Expert, Dr. Feng Liang. RSVP For Studio Audience.

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  14. Sharpton Calls Ferguson Decision 'Absolute Blow;' Protesters Hit StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | CBS Local

    ... CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Got a nose for [...] Protesters in Manhattan after a grand jury decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. (Credit: ...

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  15. Ferguson grand jury decision not to indict officer in Michael Brown...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Newsday

    People gather at Union Square in Manhattan on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, as they await for word if a grand jury will recommend charges against Ferguson officer Darren Wilson who shot and killed an unarmed Michael Brown in August, sparking violent protests in Ferguson, Mo. Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle Hundreds of demonstrators chanted and marched in Union Square Monday night the instant a St. Louis County prosecutor announced that Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson would not face criminal charges for the Aug. 9 shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

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  16. Mistress accuses billionaire of tricking her into signing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | National Post

    ... wife on the micro-blogging site. In an explosive lawsuit, Katherine Nelson alleges Robert Rosenkranz, a fixture in Manhattan social and philanthropic circles, tricked her into signing a "money-for-sex" gagging deal after a four-year affair conducted ...

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  17. Motorman in fatal subway push struggling with grief, memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | New York Post

    The son of subway push victim Wai Kuen Kwok holds his father's picture outside the wake Sunday, Nov. 23 in Manhattan. The a MTA motorman who ran over a Bronx mana shoved into a his train's path a by a career criminal returned to work Monday a for the first time since the grisly incident a - and scoffed at the a deranged accused killer's claim that he couldn't remember the murder.

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  18. Dead dog's owner fumes in NYC court at alleged killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | New York Daily News

    Wilfredo Vega, seen in August in Manhattan Criminal Court, allegedly killed a 7-year-old Siberian husky when he tried to run over its owner, Dejan Piskacek, who was seeing Vega's girlfriend. A Manhattan man wound up being a very hostile witness at the trial of another man who allegedly stole his girlfriend, tried to run him over and killed his dog.

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  19. Mistress accuses billionaire of tricking her into signing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Canada.com

    ... wife on the micro-blogging site. In an explosive lawsuit, Katherine Nelson alleges Robert Rosenkranz, a fixture in Manhattan social and philanthropic circles, tricked her into signing a "money-for-sex" gagging deal after a four-year affair conducted ...

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  20. New 'Star Wars' trailer to debut in select theaters Black FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Newsday

    Two theaters in Manhattan are among the 30 this Friday that will premiere the trailer for the next "Star Wars" film. LucasFilm announced Monday that the AMC Lincoln Square on the Upper West Side and the Regal Union Square in Greenwich Village will screen the trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."

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