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  1. Assume the 'banana' position: Staten Island Seal Watch continues with guided boat toursRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SILive.com

    ... arrive; when do they leave; do they leave as individuals or in groups?" said Sieswerda. A retired curator with the New York Aquarium, he founded Gotham Whale as a source of education, advocacy, and science for New York's marine mammals. The seal ...

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  2. Woman who recorded an Eric Garner video pleads guilty to obstruction in unrelated caseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SILive.com

    A South Beach woman, who posted a cellphone video on her Facebook page of Eric Garner's last moments, has pleaded guilty to obstruction for tussling with cops on Thursday as they tried to question a relative of hers outside the South Beach Houses. Taisha Allen confronted police, who had stopped a male relative around 8:10 p.m. for walking in a park after dusk, said a law enforcement source.

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  3. Tenants fight to close loophole that hikes rentsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News12.com

    Some tenants of two Crown Heights buildings say they are protesting rent hikes as high as 150 percent as their landlord tries to cash in on the rapidly gentrifying neighborhood. Armed with bullhorns and posters, some Brooklyn tenants took their fight to keep rents low to housing court in Downtown Brooklyn Tuesday.

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  4. Window washer falls to his death in ManhattanRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Daily News ( http://nydn.us/1AX0RVI ) says the man was leaning out the window in a building on Greenwich Street in Tribeca when he fell at about 1 p.m. Tuesday.

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  5. Afternoon Bulletin: Lena Dunham Movin' to the Hills, Citywide Rent Problems and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    ... woes. Rent is steepest in Brooklyn, where the median rent costs approximately 60 percent of a person's income. ( New York Post ) The NYPD is on the look out for a thief with an impeccably manicured hand after a bandit struck a Williamsburg Nail ...

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  6. Rikers Healthcare Provider Corizon Under Fire at City Council HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    Members of the City Council grilled representatives of Corizon, the for-profit company that provides healthcare on Rikers Island, over what many have deemed inadequate care and preventable deaths of inmates during a hearing today-and raised the specter of ending the city's relationship with the company. "The allegations that have mounted over the years suggest that Corizon is failing to provide comprehensive and safe services to people under their care," Health Committee Chairman Corey Johnson said.

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  7. Luis Torrens, Yankees catching prospect, will miss 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... Torrens, 18, will undergo surgery Wednesday performed by Dr. David Altchek at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. The 18-year-old was signed by the Yankees out of Venezuela in 2012 and has hit .249 with a .338 on-base percentage and four ...

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  8. Most Recent CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Brooklynian

    This would be a really neat venue for what sounds like a French-ish style bar/bistro? Maybe? Please? :) If they show up on April 7th, I will let readers know if they sound like they have their act together. Although I've never really liked bars, I've come to enjoy the variety of places we have in our neighborhood now because I've met so many cool neighbors since they all popped up.

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  9. NYC: Mark Levine Launches Petition to Bring 125th Street Bus Lanes West of LenoxRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | StreetsBlog.org

    Council Member Mark Levine has launched a petition calling on NYC DOT and the MTA to extend bus lanes on 125th Street west of Lenox Avenue. Select Bus Service on 125th was originally envisioned with river-to-river dedicated bus lanes, but neighborhood power brokers got the city to scale it back .

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  10. New building at Atlantic and Nostrand, Long Island, why SBS is lousy, DHS clients during the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Brooklynian

    The long neglected Nostrand Avenue LIRR stop is receiving a rehab, and plans have just been filed for this building. The stretch of Nostrand between Atlantic and Fulton is already changing, and this will push the process along.

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  11. UM practice notes: Gus Edwards learned from Denzel Perryman's...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Palm Beach Post

    UM's scrimmage Thursday, its first of three this spring, will be the team's final meeting before an 11-day vacation for spring break. Players are free to do as they please.

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  12. Bronxites Pray for Pope Francis to Conduct Mass at Yankee StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DNAinfo.com

    Bronxites prayed for Pope Francis to come conduct mass at Yankee Stadium during an interfaith ceremony just outside of the ballpark on Tuesday. Cary Goodman , executive director of the BID, described papal masses at Yankee Stadium as a New York tradition.

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  13. More snow hits BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News12.com

    Residents are urged to bundle up while outside and take it slow on the roads and sidewalks. (March 3, 2015 4:41 PM)

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  14. Qui made a video, releasing new 7"s, touring with SebadohRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Brooklynvegan

    Qui is the experimental rock duo of Paul Christensen and Matt Cronk that once included David Yow , but hasn't since 2013. Their first album since Yow's departure , Life, Water, Living... , came out last year on Cobraside and was produced by former Big Business guitarist Toshi Kasai and Melvins drummer Dale Crover.

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  15. Boobs of Bushwick Is a Celebration of the Breasts of 'Hipsters'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Village Voice

    For nearly two years, Kate Chiplinsky has cheerfully photographed women - and men - exposing their breasts. It began in the May 2013, when the oppressive heat of summer was beginning to afford New Yorkers more than the usual leeway regarding clothing choices.

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  16. Lisa Mann Had Her Hand On The Trigger Of The 'Oreo Tweet;'...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... event, in which a team of representatives from Oreo's agencies and brand team assembled in 360i's office in New York's Tribeca and, in constant contact with Mann, responded instantly to that year's Super Bowl power outage with the tweet, "You can ...

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  17. Working Families Party endorses Gentile for congressRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... Island Advance . Councilmember Vincent Gentile, who led a drive back in 2006 to secure funding to outfit 18,000 New York City cops with new bulletproof vests, praised a proposal announced last week by Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito to replace ...

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  18. Viewing for Anthony Mason in Queens on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... The Mason family set viewing for the general public from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Greater Allen AME Cathedral of New York on Merrick Boulevard. There will be a private funeral Friday. "The Mason family asks for their privacy during the funeral and ...

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  19. Word on the Street: Coffee consumptionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News12.com

    News 12 Brooklyn hit the streets find ask residents about their coffee-consuming habits. According to a new study in Korea, those who drink moderate amounts of coffee, about three to five cups a day, may be at lower risk of a heart attack.

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  20. Doctors spread awareness on sleep disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News12.com

    Experts say that about one-third of the population has some kind of sleeping disorder. If you snore hard, choke in your sleep or just can't get enough rest, doctors are urging you to get checked as part of National Sleep Awareness Week.

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