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  1. PHOTOS: This New York Firefighter Was Once A Gay-For-Pay Adult Film Star, But Who's Counting?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Queerty

    It's a good thing Jonathan Jesensky had dreams of becoming a firefighter and not, say, a politician. The 33-year-old New Yorker just joined the squad as a rookie, but not before starring in about ten gay porn films over the years.


  2. Celebrating Thanksgiving With America's First Rock StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 |

    Plymouth Rock has been the subject of history lessons, songs, and speeches for 400 years. Why do we love it? "Plymouth Rock is a glacial erratic at rest in exotic terrane."


  3. Why Are Brooklyn Neighborhoods Getting So Hard To Tell Apart?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The New York Observer

    On a recent morning, a friend and I ate breakfast at a bakery on 5th Avenue in Brooklyn, in a gentrifying borderland that shrewd and/or optimistic real estate agents have taken to calling South Slope. We sat at a white marble countertop that runs along a front window looking across the street onto Green-Wood Cemetery, which makes ripe picnicking grounds for bakery patrons.


  4. Why is Food-Stamp Usage Dropping in NYC? Some Blame Stingy FedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | City Limits

    Mayor Bloomberg visits a food distribution center in Howard Beach in 2012 after superstorm Sandy. Food stamp usage in the city soared during the first 11 years of his tenure, then began a decline last year that has continued.


  5. Everything You Need to Know About Meow Parlour, New York City's First Cat CafeRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Eater

    Christina Ha, cat lover, macaron expert, and co-owner of Meow Parlour talks to Eater about her inspiration, dealing with the DOH, and what to expect from the city's first-ever permanent cat cafe. Earlier this month, New Yorkers awoke to the news that the city would soon get its very first cat cafe .


  6. As D.C. embraces its industrial past, New Yorka s High Line Park shows the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Washington Post

    Julian Hunt went to see the High Line Park in New York City's West Side before it was even open. Hunt, a D.C. architect, made the trip as part of a painstaking labor of love.


  7. City Council Bill Would Allow New Yorkers To Identify Themselves As MultiracialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | CBS Local

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  8. Conviction upheld for man who kidnapped ex-girlfriend, mutilated her and pushed her into trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK - A state appeals court today upheld the conviction of a man serving a 25-year prison sentence for kidnapping his ex-girlfriend in July 2009, mutilating part of her body and pushing her into oncoming traffic on Route 78. In his appeal, Michelet Glaude, 45, formerly of Irvington, pointed to alleged misconduct by the judge at his 2011 trial and claimed his sentence was excessive. But the appellate judges dismissed those arguments, saying the trial judge's actions were justified and that the sentence was appropriate.


  9. What I Learned by Making My Employees Build a Christmas Tree Out of Business BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Every management program will teach you that you can't go wrong trying to boost morale and build culture through team-building exercises. We, of course, write about that in the abstract all the time.


  10. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Business Wire

    The P... )--U.S. Water Wins California Game Changer Company of the Year Award from California Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development for helping businesses ... )--Provide Commerce, parent company to e-commerce brands which include ProFlowers , Personal Creations , Shari's Berries , Cherry Moon Farms , , and RedEnvelope ,... )--Public sector licensees using Oracle and SAP software will more easily benefit from significant savings and improved service levels with Rimini Street )--DMLogic, LLC, expert in softwaresystemen voor de goederenopslag, heeft dinsdag zijn uitbreiding naar Europa aangekondigd.


  11. Our rude and subjective assessment of the best place for the 2016 Democratic conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Washington Post

    The Democratic National Committee has narrowed its choice of possible 2016 convention cities to three: New York, Columbus, and Philadelphia. As someone who has lived in two of those cities and has frequently traveled through the third, I feel as though I am well-positioned to offer analysis of these choices.


  12. Demand Strains NY Food PantriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | NBC New York

    It will be a tough holiday for more New Yorkers than expected after the city's hunger rate has risen to 10 percent. Jonathan Vigliotti has more.


  13. When Felipe Lopez Was 'King of New York'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | BleacherReport

    Twenty years ago this month, Felipe Lopez appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated jumping over the New York City skyline with the Hudson River and Statue of Liberty as a backdrop. The magazine called him a "super freshman."


  14. Judge orders Park Slope assisted living facility service restored as case winds through courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    On Monday, a contempt hearing against a Park Slope assisted living facility's owner was pushed back until after the holidays by a Brooklyn judge. The owner has allegedly been cutting back on services to seniors in an attempt to deliver an empty building to developers.


  15. Judge dismisses Tuxedo group's casino lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Times Herald-Record

    A group of Tuxedo residents lost its first effort to stop a casino from coming to town, when a court dismissed their lawsuit challenging the creation of a special gaming district within what they said was Sterling Forest State Park.


  16. Health care leaders gathering to discuss digital medical recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Business Journal

    New York State Department of Health officials and Ellis Medicine executives are among the leaders expected at a news conference Tuesday morning in Schenectady, New York. The event at 10 a.m. at Ellis Hospital on Nott Street will focus on the effort to transition more people in New York to electronic medical records, according to Hixny, the Healthcare Information Xchange of New York.


  17. NYC Incurred Record $732M in Legal Costs Last Fiscal YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Insurance Journal West

    New York incurred a record $732 million in legal costs in the last fiscal year, mostly from claims of police abuse, negligence and hiring discrimination, expenses that accelerated under Mayor Bill de Blasio. The amount accrued in settlements and judgments in the 12 months ended June 30 increased by 40 percent, according to the comptroller's annual report released last month.


  18. Firefighters urge kitchen caution on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | North County Public Radio

    The Firemen's Association of the State of New York has issued a holiday reminder that cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires. With Thanksgiving on Thursday, the group reminds New Yorkers to stay in the kitchen while cooking for extra safety.


  19. New York Becomes Fertile Hub for Tour EntrepreneurshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Skift

    Like many industries, new digital tools are breaking down the barriers to entry for tour operators, creating a new breed of companies that explore destinations and attractions in more engaging and memorable formats. Foods of NY started as a small independent walking tour operator nearly 15 years ago.


  20. Residents deal with flooded basements, sewage issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    The Buffalo Bills are eager to return home, and the team's president says their stadium should be ready. The Bills had to move their game ag WEST SENECA, N.Y. - Some western New Yorkers are preparing for the worst, after the arctic blast dumped several feet of snow in parts of the region last week.