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  1. Astorino: Get your Cuomo book signed, win $1,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Rob Astorino has a grand for anyone who shows up to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's book signing Wednesday at a Manhattan Barnes & Noble and manages to get him to answer five questions on the Moreland Commission. 1. Are you a subject or a target of the federal investigation concerning obstruction of justice and other issues related to the Moreland Commission? Federal prosecutors have an obligation to tell you if you ask, and the voters have a right to know.

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  2. Review: a Newsiesa @ Proctors, Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    The hit Broadway musical, which launches its national tour at Proctors with performances through Friday, in a production that blasts the audience with youthful enthusiasm and energy, succeeds on stage in ways that many critics, myself included, thought the movie did not when it was released in 1992. "Snoozies," some of us called the flop, mocking Disney's attempt to revive the live-action musical by choosing a story based on a real-life a labor strike.

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  3. Jack Feldman in New York City Photo by Steve BarnesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Assistant lighting designer Wilburn Bonnell, center, works on the production of "Newsies" from a makeshift desk in the seating area on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady, N.Y. CEO Philip Morris talks about the production of "Newsies" on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady, N.Y. Mimi Intagliata, director of production for Disney Theatrical, right, works on the production of "Newsies" from a makeshift desk in the seating area on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady, N.Y. Mimi Intagliata, director of production for Disney Theatrical, right, works on the production of "Newsies" from a makeshift desk in the seating area on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady, N.Y. Mimi Intagliata, director of production for Disney Theatrical, right, works on the production of "Newsies" from a makeshift desk in the ... (more)

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    Oct 8, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    "How often in life do you have a chance for a do-over, a chance to go back and improve something you really cared about but didn't have time to polish the first time around? That's what makes 'Newsies' so special for me." The lyricist Jack Feldman, sitting in the Nederlander Theatre on W. 41st Street in Manhattan in August, was reflecting on how a movie that had been a flop become a cult hit on VHS and DVD and then, in a stage-musical version, a Broadway smash.

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  5. NYSUT gets permission to intervene in tenure caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    A Staten Island judge has ruled that the New York State United Teachers union can intervene in the defense against a lawsuit that has been launched opposing the state's tenure laws on the grounds that they deny students the right to a sound basic education. New York State United Teachers announced today that its motion to intervene in a suit challenging the state's tenure law was granted by state Supreme Court Justice Philip Minardo.

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  6. Historic Rainbow Room reopens atop NYC skylineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Friends Matthew Eisentraut, left, and Jamie Greenwald pose for a photograph with a view of the Empire State Building, center, in the Rainbow Room, New York City's landmark restaurant atop 30 Rockefeller Plaza, Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014. The Rainbow Room has returned to its historic perch over New York's skyline after a five-year absence, again offering its diners sweeping views of Manhattan and beyond.

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  7. Things To Do In NYC This Week: Festivals, Parades and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    'Bascove/Bridges: Transporting the Metropolis' This exhibition features more than 30 paintings and drawings of city bridges by the artist Anne Bascove, including the Brooklyn Bridge, the Outerbridge Crossing and the George Washington Bridge. Thursdays through Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m.; also by appointment; Noble Maritime Collection, Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Livingston, Staten Island, 718-447-6490, snug-harbor.org ; donations suggested.

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  8. Musical kinship shaped by idealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    "We like rules. Rules are useful. Rules are great," said the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer, Bang on a Can co-founder and not-exactly-gray eminence in the realm of new American music, speaking at the Tang Teaching Museum at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs a few weeks back.

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  9. Joy Behar to debut a 1-woman show in New Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In this April 1, 2013 file photo, TV personality Joy Behar arrives at the "Lucky Guy" Opening Night in New York. Behar will star in a solo theater show "Me, My Mouth and I" at the Cherry Lane Theatre this fall.

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  10. Michelin Guide knocks Daniel down to 2 Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In this May 5, 2014 file photo shows restauranteur Daniel Boulud at the 2014 James Beard Foundation Awards in New York. The Michelin Guide's latest roster of top New York City restaurants says Brooklyn and Queens are hot, but Daniel Boulud is not.

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  11. Michelin Guide knocks Daniel down to 2 starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In this May 5, 2014 file photo shows restauranteur Daniel Boulud at the 2014 James Beard Foundation Awards in New York. The Michelin Guide's latest roster of top New York City restaurants says Brooklyn and Queens are hot, but Daniel Boulud is not.

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  12. Families want investigations into police deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In this image from video the parents of Michael Brown, Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown, Sr., speak at a news conference with civil rights leaders at the National Press Club Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 in Washington.

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    Sep 25, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    The parents of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, two black men who died in encounters with white police officers, joined with civil rights leaders on Thursday to call for a full federal investigation and charges against those involved in their deaths. "I'm here to make sure that this doesn't happen to anyone else's family," said Brown's father, Michael Brown Sr., who stood with leaders from the National Urban League, the National Action Network, the Black Women's Roundtable and the NAACP at a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington.

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    Sep 25, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Cyclists seeking an apology from state Sen. Diane Savino in response to her tart Facebook comment about her strategy for dealing with irresponsible riders will not find satisfaction. "I just scream at them out the window of my car," Savino commented on a friend's page.

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  15. Groundhog dies after escaping NYC mayor's gripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In this Feb. 2, 2014 image taken from video, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, winces as Staten Island Chuck breaks free and drops to the stage during the 2014 Groundhog Day ceremony at the Staten Island Zoo, in New York. The groundhog died a week after the fall.

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  16. Groundhog Dies After Being Dropped By NYC MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    The groundhog dropped by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio earlier this year tragically died just a week later - and she wasn't the groundhog everyone thought she was. The New York Post reports that the groundhog de Blasio dropped was actually one named "Charlotte," not "Staten Island Chuck."

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  17. Cameron to apologize to queen for indiscretionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Prime Minister David Cameron will apologize to Queen Elizabeth II for disclosing details of a private conversation with her about the Scottish referendum. Britain's leader was overheard telling former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg that the monarch appeared relieved that the Scots voted to stay in the United Kingdom.

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  18. Scorsese's latest is documentary on Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    As the New York Review of Books approached its 50th anniversary in 2013, editor Robert Silvers and his staff wondered if words were enough to honor one of the world's signature literary publications. "Should we do anything at all, rumble along in our usual way, or should we make an occasion out of it?" the 87-year-old Silvers recalled during a recent interview at the Review's offices in Greenwich Village, bookcases unavoidably nearby.

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  19. Scorsese's latest is documentary on magazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    This photo released by HBO shows Hugh Eakin, left, and Robert Silvers, in a scene from the documentary, "The Fifty Year Argument: An Inside Look at The New York Review of Books," which airs on HBO on Sept. 29, 2014.

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  20. This Week's Biggest Hit To International Terrorism Might Have Taken Place In A CourtroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    But this week's biggest hit to international terrorism might have taken place far closer to home: in a courtroom in Brooklyn. Yesterday, a federal jury found the Amman-based Arab Bank liable for terrorist attacks during the Second Intifada, the anti-Israel terrorism campaign in which over 850 civilians were killed, including several Americans .

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