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  1. New YouTube series aims to teach Brazilian travellers about NYC - including bagels and subwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    New Yorker Seth Kugel is getting a lot of attention in Brazil as the star of a new YouTube series educating Brazilian tourists about New York City. The "Amigo Gringo" videos offer a humorous mirror back on New York culture, showcasing everything from how to ride the subway to how to order a bagel.

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  2. Rabbi leads vigil outside Met as firestorm over 'The Death of Klinghoffer' hits fever pitchRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    A prominent New York rabbi led a prayer vigil Monday before the Metropolitan Opera's premiere of "The Death of Klinghoffer," which opponents say glorifies Palestinian terrorists. Teenagers from Jewish faith-based schools joined Rabbi Avi Weiss in a makeshift prayer spot opposite the Met.

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  3. Video - A Look Around The CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    I'm a startup guy, first and foremost. I like building things. Companies, Films, Books - they all feel like creation.

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  4. New York law strips 34,500 law-abiding citizens of their lawful right ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Catholic.org

    A New York law may be infringing on the rights of many Americans and undermining mental health efforts in that state. The law, known as the Safe Act, requires, as part of its implementation, for mental health professionals to report the names of any people who could be dangerous to others.

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  5. Protesters target New York opera they say glorifies terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, former Gov. George Pataki and two U.S. congressmen are among hundreds expected outside New York's Metropolitan Opera on Monday to protest the Met premiere of The Death of Klinghoffer. Some big-name politicians are joining Jewish protesters in a growing firestorm against an opera they say glorifies Palestinian terrorists.

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  6. New York Taste Returns Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Grub Street

    Get ready: New York Taste , our annual feasting extravaganza, will take place on November 10. This year's lineup, curated by New York 's culinary editor Gillian Duffy, is as impressive as ever. Expect chefs like Jonathan Waxman, BA tard 's Marks Glocker, Jesse Schenker, Dale Talde, Lafayette pastry whiz Jennifer Yee, Nomad 's Mark Welker, Chad Brauze from RA tisserie Georgette , and plenty others .

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  7. The Legalization of Medical Marijuana Could Have a Significant Impact on the WorkplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | jdsupra.com

    On July 5, 2014, Governor Cuomo signed the Compassionate Care Act , making New York the twenty-third state to legalize medical marijuana. This new law creates a medical marijuana program for individuals suffering from certain severe, debilitating, or life-threatening conditions .

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  8. Secrets, lies and cheating in MIC episode 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hellomagazine.com

    With the battle of the love triangles kicking off last week between Louise , Alik and Andy, Monday's Made in Chelsea episode started with Andy revealing that he thought that he might get back together with his ex-girlfriend. Following a summer of exchanging text messages while Louise was in New York, A ndy was worried that he has revealed his feelings too soon in front of Louise and her new beau, Alik .

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  9. The CDC's Dr. Talk GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | City Journal

    Just months after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, Dr. Thomas Frieden arrived in New York from India, where he was helping to fight tuberculosis, to interview for the job of New York City health commissioner. When asked what his top priority would be if he got the job, Frieden startled interviewers by proclaiming, 'Tobacco.'

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  10. GM used flawed system to yank N.Y. franchise, judge rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Automotive News

    Brand preferences vary widely across New York, as shown by the market-share leaders in the Buffalo and New York City areas. Table shows cumulative figures for 2014 through August.

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  11. New York Hyrdrofrackers Won't Get RehearingRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Courthouse News Service

    A case where New Yorkers used local zoning codes to keep hydrofracking at bay will not face rehearing, the state's high court said. Companies interested in exploring for natural gas in the vast Marcellus Shale formation that stretches east from Ohio began securing land leases with property owners across upstate New York beginning in the mid-2000s.

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  12. are all the grown-ups?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Albany Times Union

    The first month I moved here from New York, a friend visited from Brooklyn. While showing off what little I knew of my new city, I took her to Dolores Park on a weekday afternoon.

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  13. On Native GroundIS it Still Worth it to Get a College Degree?Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2011 | American Reporter

    Fifteen million Americans served in the military during World War II, and about 359,000 Americans died in the war. Today, when someone dies in Iraq or Afghanistan, their body comes home within a matter of days.

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  14. YouTube videos teach Brazil about bagels, subwayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    New Yorker Seth Kugel is getting a lot of attention in Brazil as the star of a new YouTube series educating Brazilian tourists about New York City. The "Amigo Gringo" videos offer a humorous mirror back on New York culture, showcasing everything from how to ride the subway to how to order a bagel.

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  15. Firestorm in New York over opera that allegedly glorifies terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The China Post

    Some big-name politicians are joining Jewish protesters in a growing firestorm against an opera they say glorifies Palestinian terrorists. Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, former Gov. George Pataki and two U.S. congressmen are among hundreds expected outside the Metropolitan Opera on Monday to protest the Met premiere of "The Death of Klinghoffer."

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  16. The New York Life Foundation Awards $1 Million Grant to the YMCA of Greater New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The YMCA of Greater New York announced today that it received a four-year, $1 million grant from the New York Life Foundation to expand the Y Scholars Middle School Program. The Y Scholars Program is currently offered at 19 sites throughout the five boroughs of New York and serves more than 1,200 children.

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  17. NYC: TransAlt Volunteers Keep Momentum Going for Midtown Complete StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | StreetsBlog.org

    Despite being flat, Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue have long been an uphill battle - for safe biking and walking that is. In 1980, in a decision well ahead of the times, Mayor Ed Koch had protected bike lanes installed on these heavily trafficked corridors, only to wipe away that groundbreaking work by removing the concrete barriers one month later.

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  18. YouTube videos teach Brazil about bagels,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    This undated screenshot provided by Snack, a web video company, shows Seth Kugel, right, bothering a fellow rider with his outburst on a New York City subway train as part of a new YouTube video series teaching Brazilian visitors about life in New York. The often hilarious short videos are being promoted to Brazilian travelers and tackle subjects like how to ride the subway and how to eat a bagel.

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  19. Panelists talk gun safety during forum at Millburn Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    Robert V. Tessaro presents statistics about people in the United States who are killed as a result of domestic violence and mass and accidental shootings each year during a forum on gun safety Oct. 14 at Millburn Middle School. Twenty-six people including 20 children and six faculty members died in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn.

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  20. Texas has No. 1 business climate, new survey saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    This is the sixth time in a row Texas took the top spot on Development Counsellors International's "Winning Strategies in Economic Development Marketing" survey. Pictured: Texas Gov. Rick Perry Texas is the highest-rated state in another business-climate survey, and Houston ranked among the best cities for economic development.

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