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  1. Inmates caring for New York cemeteries would benefit communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Post-Standard

    In this file photo from 2000, Barry Pitcher of Plainville, an inmate at the Onondaga County Department of Correction, places American flags on veterans' graves at the Onondaga County Veterans Memorial Cemetery located on Howlett Hill Road. He was one of five inmates making up the volunteer detail.

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  2. the Best Broadway Tune that Isn't from Man of la Mancha:Read the original story

    31 min ago | BrothersJudd Blog

    In mid-October the production moved on to Boston, and Hammerstein was well enough to take the train up from New York. As usually happened on an R&H show, everything was going smoothly with just a few little peripheral matters to be attended to here and there.

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  3. Preet Bharara has Senate GOP nervous about dealmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Capitol Confidential gathers the best coverage of New York politics and puts it all together. Each section - Capitol, The State Worker, New York on the Potomac, and Voices - represents a unique facet of the political scene.

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  4. Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in... . FILE- In this May 29, 1970, file photo, Jerry Stiller, right, and Anne Meara, center, appear with host Ed Sullivan.

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  5. Supporters of property tax cap push to make it permanentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | North County Public Radio

    There's a push by business groups and Republicans in the State Senate, as well as Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, to make the state's 2% per year property tax cap permanent. Backers have issued a report to bolster their views, and say public opinion is on their side.

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  6. On Memorial Day, See New York's Beaches and Parks From AboveRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TIME.com

    Memorial Day 2015 is upon us - and, with it, the unofficial start of the summer season. In New York City, thousands of people will crowd the five boroughs' beaches and pools, putting behind them the long winter months and their freezing temperatures.

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  7. AboutRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | City of New York

    New York City has created a dedicated emergency notification office operating out of the Office of Emergency Management . Notify NYC staff work in OEM Watch Command , where they constantly monitor emergency activity in New York City and the metropolitan area.

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  8. New York Lawmakers Push For Regulations On Motorized ScootersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS 2 CBS 2 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Latest Videos Eye On New York Dining Deals Tony's Table Links [] WCBS 880 WCBS Newsradio 880 is one of the tri-state's most trusted sources for news and information.

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  9. UFC champion Chris Weidman of Baldwin is living the dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Newsday

    Chris Weidman, a few hours before he achieved athletic glory inside the octagon before more than 12,000 screaming fans, sat in his hotel room and cried. "Before I leave the hotel room, my mom, my sister and my wife -- pretty much the women of my life, we hold hands, just hang out and we just basically cry," Weidman said.

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  10. Rick Perry Can't Get Enough of IowaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    He has spent more time in the key nominating state this year than any other Republican presidential hopeful, a new tally finds. The Des Moines Register on Sunday tallied up the number of days each Republican contender has appeared in the key nominating state during the 2016 election cycle and ranked them as "Iowa Light," "Iowa Medium," or "Iowa Heavy."

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  11. U.S. Military, Residents Mark Memorial Day Weekend At Fleet Week EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS 2 CBS 2 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Latest Videos Eye On New York Dining Deals Tony's Table Links [...] WCBS 880 WCBS Newsradio 880 is one of the tri-state's most trusted sources for news and information.

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  12. Iconic filmmaker John Waters to receive honorary degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SFGate

    In this April 21, 2008 file photo, writer and director John Waters poses for a portrait at his home in New York. Waters will give the commencement address at Rhode Island School of Design on Saturday, May 30, 2015, and will receive an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from the school.

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  13. Ahoy ladies! Sailors delight in women seeking selfies as they flood ...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash and his wife killed in New Jersey taxi crash: Tributes flood in for Princeton professor ISIS slaughters 400 women and children in Palmyra: Bodies line the streets after massacre and the black flag is raised over ancient city NSA starts to wind down its controversial collection of phone records - after chaotic Senate fails to agree on top secret program Anti-NSA activists secretly record park bench conversations of people trash talking their friends, recalling kinky flings and bragging about their luxurious lives EXCLUSIVE: 'It's been the best night of my life': Body-shamed 'Dancing Man' parties with Monica Lewinsky and a host of stars at L.A. party organized in his honor Americans overestimate the size of the LGBT population - and believe they form 23% of the population when it it actually only 4% Killer who tortured millionaire CEO and his family ... (more)

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  14. Buffalo Marathon 2015 Results: Men and Women's Top FinishersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Tisia and Guangul each set course records en route to taking the men's and women's divisions, respectively, at the 2015 Buffalo Marathon. Tisia ran the course in 2:15:59, breaking the course record by more than a minute.

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  15. May 24, 1883: The Brooklyn Bridge OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Construction began on the bridge in 1869, and faced repeated setbacks, as often political as they were technical. In 1879, after a State Assembly report was published alleging that the bridge would impede boat traffic on the East River, an editorial in The Nation lamented that the bridge "is still the foot-ball of the politicians and the courts."

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  16. The Inn CrowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jamaica Observer

    The Rock's cool factor is not disappearing anytime soon as Portie resident and self- described champagne socialist Jon Baker -- record producer, hotelier, current Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards parish judge, and sometime Gotham resident -- made the cut in the New York Post's list of eight hotels owned by notable New Yorkers. Baker joins a list that includes thespian Richard Gere, restaurateur Jean-Marc Houmard, interior designer Celerie Kemble and hoteliers Aby Rosen and David Edelstein.

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  17. CARIBBEAT: Buzz grows for Caribbean Week NY 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    The 2015 edition of Caribbean Week New York is about to roll into town - June 1 through 7. Last year, a specially designed promotional bus gave New Yorkers a heads-up about the event's annual "Rum and Rhythm" auction and benefit. THE BUZZ around Caribbean Week New York 2015 is growing - reverberating from the Caribbean Tourism Organization's headquarters in Barbados all the way to New York, where the staffers at the CTO's USA offices in Lower Manhattan are making final preparations for the anticipated event.

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  18. How 6 dieters shed a collective 135 lbs just in time for summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | New York Post

    In January, six New Yorkers set out to change their lives - and their bodies. Here, they reveal the amazing results.

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  19. EEOC Files Its First of Two Transgender Discrimination LawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Jackson Heights News

    New York employers should take note that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed and settled its first transgender discrimination lawsuit. In April 2015, the EEOC brought the suit ... New York employers should take note that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed and settled its first transgender discrimination lawsuit.

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  20. Bill de Blasio: The Boring ProgressiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    I am so sick of de Blasio promoting his Progressive agenda. The job of a politician is to pragmatically play among various ideologies and to satisfy the majority of his constituents rather than to dogmatically stick to his opinions.

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