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  1. Unarmed man killed by police in NY housing complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    A rookie police officer with his gun drawn shot to death an unarmed, innocent man in the darkened stairwell of a crime-ridden public housing complex, New York City police officials said Friday. "What happened last night was a very unfortunate tragedy," Bratton said.

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  2. Multiple fractures for Bono in NY bicycle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident.

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  3. Police search for suspect in fatal subway shoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In this surveillance video of Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014 provided by the New York Police Department, a man smokes a cigarette outside a convenience store in the Bronx borough of New York. The NYPD says the man is suspected of shoving a stranger off a subway platform Sunday in front of an oncoming subway train.

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  4. Man in the street Ebola Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    One of the most talked about topics of 2014 has been Ebola. There has been a huge Ebola outbreak in West African countries such as; Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

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  5. Police: Man killed by train was pushed onto tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    A man standing with his wife on a Bronx subway platform was pushed onto the tracks Sunday morning by another man and was struck and killed by an oncoming train, police said. The assailant fled.

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  6. Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    A man was pushed onto the tracks at a Bronx subway station Sunday and was struck and killed by an oncoming train, authorities said. Police were trying to find whoever pushed 61-year-old Wai Kuen Kwok of the Bronx off the platform at the Grand Concourse and East 167th Street station at around 8:40 a.m. Baldeo was struck by a southbound D train and pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

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  7. DiNapoli eyes municipal finances, contractor useRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    After a solid win at the polls, New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli plans new initiatives to examine the effectiveness of economic development programs and rates paid for state contractors, while keeping auditors monitoring the fiscal health of communities and bolstering the fight against public corruption. The Long Island Democrat said last week that being re-elected with 57 percent voter support - more than Gov. Andrew Cuomo - validates his agenda as the state's chief financial officer and the independence of the office.

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  8. ban...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Hoping to build off recent bans in Europe and India, opponents of animal testing for cosmetics plan to make a big push for a similar prohibition in the United States. The effort could be a tough sell in a Republican-controlled Congress.

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  9. NYC change on pot means fairer Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York Police Department Commissioner William Bratton have finally turned a pipe dream into reality: They've retooled city policy on low-level marijuana busts into something that's reasonable, pragmatic and just. Starting next week, people with 25 grams of weed or less may be handed a summons instead of facing arrest and an interminable wait in a holding cell.

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  10. Vatican rep: 2015 'ideal time' for pope NY visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations, speaks at a news conference in the Italian consulate in New York, Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014. The news conference was to announce the exhibit of ancient manuscripts related to St. Francis of Assisi at United Nations headquarters starting on Friday, Nov. 17, 2014.

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  11. Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    For more than a century, cities around the world have compared themselves to Paris. Many claim to be the Paris of the East: Bucharest, Prague, Istanbul, Beirut and Shanghai to name a few.

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  12. Wall Streeters Are Changing The Way They DrinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    If you know anything about Wall Street, you know that there are rules. Most of them are not written anywhere, you simply learn them through observation.

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  13. Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    For more than a century, cities around the world have compared themselves to Paris. Many claim to be the Paris of the East: Bucharest, Prague, Istanbul, Beirut and Shanghai to name a few.

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  14. Every city with hipsters wants to be a BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    A man rides on a bicycle along the Ourcq canal, in Pantin, east of Paris, Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. Pantin, a once-gritty Paris suburb, is sometimes compared to Brooklyn, New York.

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  15. Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Americans marked Veterans Day on Tuesday with parades, speeches and military discounts, while in Europe the holiday known as Armistice Day held special meaning in the centennial year of the start of World War I. Thousands of veterans and their supporters marched up Fifth Avenue in New York, home to the nation's oldest Veterans Day parade. At 11 a.m. - the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month - a solemn hush fell over Manhattan's Madison Square Park as veterans laid wreaths under the Eternal Light Monument to honor the fallen.

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  16. Photos: Best meatballs in AmericaRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    The Meatball Shop, New York City This meatball-centric spot has six locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn serving five different types of house-ground balls, basically any way you like: naked, sauced, on a roll, on pasta, and so on. Purists should make for the original Lower East Side location and order the classic beef with classic tomato sauce.

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  17. Weekend trip for two to Read the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Much like how some New York City residents never make it to hometown attractions like the Statue of Liberty, upstate folks often neglect to visit one of the greatest cities in the world, even though it's mere hours away. Admittedly, the Big Apple can be overwhelming to even the most seasoned traveler, especially if you only have a short time.

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  18. Chelsea's Flower District makes fall in New York seem like spring.Read the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    The famous sign of the Hotel Chelsea, where Sex Pistol Sid Vicious stabbed his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen, to death in 1978. A plaque commemorating one-time Hotel Chelsea resident, singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen.

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  19. For sale: 1 million photos of NYC's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    This photo provided by Brown Brothers shows Teddy Roosevelt at his Oyster Bay, N.Y., home in 1912. A Pennsylvania-based stock photography company founded in Manhattan 110 years ago is looking to sell its collection of more than 1 million photographs and negatives, including tens of thousands of black-and-white images of New York City before World War II.

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  20. chooses NY prosecutor as attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In a second trail-blazing pick for the nation's top law enforcement officer, President Barack Obama intends to nominate the federal prosecutor in Brooklyn, New York, to become the next attorney general and the first black woman to lead the Justice Department. Obama's spokesman said Friday that he will announce his selection of Loretta Lynch from the White House on Saturday.

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