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2015/05/29 13:15
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PELHAM MANOR, N.Y. (PIX11)– Ken and Chris Ganpat are father-son owners of a Pelham Manor service station, with dad looking to hand the business down to his son. Ken also hoped to pass down some...
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2015/05/27 22:44
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A former veterinarian claims in a lawsuit this week that the county’s animal shelter mistreated dogs by leaving them in unheated kennels for months on end, although the county says it provides quality...
2015/05/27 04:58
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Joe Glaser's dessert truck get ticketed for up to $500 in parking violations each week. Former plumber Joe Glaser started La Bella Torte, a dessert truck specializing in Italian pastries, with his...
2015/05/22 17:38
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Former Duke Energy executive Catherine Heigel has plenty to do when she becomes director at the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control. Heigel, expected to be confirmed by the Senate in...
2015/05/21 16:54
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More proposals to renew or establish sidewalk cafes dominated the agenda of Community Board 1’s May meeting, held Tuesday at Astoria World Manor. One application that had residents up in arms at last...
2015/05/20 21:45
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New York City officials say fights broke out near Ground Zero when Ahmed Mohammed was accused of charging tourists $30 for a hot dog, while charging locals only $3. NBC 4 New York caught the vendor...
2015/05/20 20:24
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Service plan provider HomeServe USA, a company that has a marketing agreement with the Charleston Water System, will offer refunds to Maryland customers who say they were misled by the company's...
2015/05/20 16:45
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The NBC New York investigative team has discovered an injustice they simply cannot abide: At a stand down by the 9/11 memorial, a man is selling hot dogs and pretzels for up to $30. New York is...
2015/05/19 06:00
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A security scuffle at an outdoor concert Sunday at Discovery Park has some asking whether private guards went too far while restraining a fan. A video surfaced showing members of the security team...
2015/05/19 01:37
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Created: 05/18/2015 8:38 PM WHEC.com New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is launching an effort to crack down on abuses and health risks at nail salons. The announcement Friday comes in response to a...
2015/05/16 07:21
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Re-ironed bed sheets, dirty napkins and hospital linen transported in soiled bins: Report reveals the alarming standards of cleanliness at NYC industrial laundries Most industrial laundries in New...
2015/05/16 00:47
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Chase Bank has apologized to a customer after he and his wife say they were forced to endure a financial nightmare for no good reason. Tom and Christine Garrison said it all started when they visited...
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2015/05/15 21:23
2015/05/15 21:23
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NEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is launching an effort to crack down on abuses and health risks at nail salons. The announcement Friday comes in response to a two-part series in...
2015/05/15 20:58
2015/05/15 20:58
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Joe Glaser's dessert truck get ticketed for up to $500 in parking violations each week. Former plumber Joe Glaser started La Bella Torte, a dessert truck specializing in Italian pastries, with his...
2015/05/15 18:45
2015/05/15 18:45
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Photo: Justin Lane/EPA/Corbis The Times reports that city regulation of nail salons is especially difficult because the state is responsible for overseeing issues such as wage violations and...
2015/05/14 16:54
2015/05/14 16:54
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Associate Editor Low-wage workers and their advocates are pushing for legislation that would better protect them against what they call predatory and fraudulent employment agencies. At a press...
2015/05/11 22:31
2015/05/11 22:31
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Dave Squillace tracks every penny he has. A retired teacher, he files every receipt and checks his credit history every day. So he was more than shocked last year when his credit card company called,...
2015/05/11 22:21
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LYNDHURST - A township resident has filed a suit against Lyndhurst and town officials claiming her civil rights were violated after officials allegedly "conspired to bring her down" by wrongly...
2015/05/09 17:20
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Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Zone 5 (Valencia) A robbery occurred near the 24300 block of Town Center Drive. Two males approached the victim in a parking lot and one male tried...
2015/05/08 22:18
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We've all been taught that most types of debt are bad news. But some loans are such egregiously awful financial instruments, we think they deserve special mention. Below are 10 of the worst loan...
2015/05/29 13:15
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