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Business Wire
New York’s Legionella Outbreak, Linked to Cooling Towers, Masks a Bigger ThreatLOMBARD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The reports are alarming: More than 120 people
New York’s Legionella Outbreak, Linked to Cooling Towers, Masks a Bigger Threat
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
LOMBARD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The reports are alarming: More than 120 people in New York City contracted Legionnaires' disease and 12 others have died. Fourteen cooling towers in the city tested positive for Legionella, the bacteria responsible for... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What Chicago could soon have in common with LA and Dallas: garbage feesChicago would become the eighth major city in the nation to charge for resident
What Chicago could soon have in common with LA and Dallas: garbage fees
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
Chicago would become the eighth major city in the nation to charge for residential garbage collection, if Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the City Council move ahead with a plan to ding homeowners. There is a “building consensus” among aldermen for “some... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaksNEW YORK (AP) � New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation aimed
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaks
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation aimed at preventing further outbreaks of deadly Legionnaires' disease. An outbreak that began last month killed 12 people in the Bronx and hospitalized more than 100... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaksNEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is signing legislation aimed
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaks
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is signing legislation aimed at preventing further outbreaks of deadly Legionnaires' Disease. An outbreak that began last month killed 12 people in the Bronx and hospitalized more than 100... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaksNEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation aimed
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaks
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation aimed at preventing further outbreaks of deadly Legionnaires' disease. An outbreak that began last month killed 12 people in the Bronx and hospitalized more than 100... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaksNEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation aimed
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaks
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation aimed at preventing further outbreaks of deadly Legionnaires' disease. An outbreak that began last month killed 12 people in the Bronx and hospitalized more than 100... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaksNEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation aimed
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaks
New Jersey Herald / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation aimed at preventing further outbreaks of deadly Legionnaires' disease. An outbreak that began last month killed 12 people in the Bronx and hospitalized more than 100... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaksNEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is signing legislation aimed
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaks
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is signing legislation aimed at preventing further outbreaks of deadly Legionnaires' Disease. An outbreak that began last month killed 12 people in the Bronx and hospitalized more than 100... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaksNEW YORK — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is signing legislation aimed at p
NYC mayor signs law to combat future Legionnaires' outbreaks
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is signing legislation aimed at preventing further outbreaks of deadly Legionnaires’ Disease. An outbreak that began last month killed 12 people in the Bronx and hospitalized more than 100 others. The... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Leaders for our timesStraight America has made a tremendous shift in the last few years toward accep
Leaders for our times
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
Straight America has made a tremendous shift in the last few years toward accepting homosexuality and gay marriage, which, thanks to a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, should now be legal in all 50 states. But whether you're OK with them or not,... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Erik Bottcher’s fight for equalityBottcher, who grew up in Wilmington, had just taken the train up to Albany from
Erik Bottcher’s fight for equality
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
Bottcher, who grew up in Wilmington, had just taken the train up to Albany from New York City. It was his first day on the job as the governor's special assistant for community affairs, a job with a focus on the lesbian-gay-bisexual-transgender... Read more
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NBC New York
NYC Law to Require Fire Sprinklers in Pet StoresThe New York City Council has passed a bill that requires automatic fire sprink
NYC Law to Require Fire Sprinklers in Pet Stores
NBC New York / Posted 14 days ago
The New York City Council has passed a bill that requires automatic fire sprinklers in city pet stores. The legislation passed Thursday with just one councilman opposing it. It requires pet shops and other facilities that house animals for 24 hours... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NYC law to require fire sprinklers in pet storesNEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Council has passed a bill that requires autom
NYC law to require fire sprinklers in pet stores
Lake Placid News / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Council has passed a bill that requires automatic fire sprinklers in city pet stores. The legislation passed Thursday with just one councilman opposing it. It requires pet shops and other facilities that house... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
NYC law to require fire sprinklers in pet storesNEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has passed a bill that requires autom
NYC law to require fire sprinklers in pet stores
New Jersey Herald / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has passed a bill that requires automatic fire sprinklers in city pet stores. The legislation passed Thursday with just one councilman opposing it. It requires pet shops and other facilities that house... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NYC law to require fire sprinklers in pet storesNEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has passed a bill that requires autom
NYC law to require fire sprinklers in pet stores
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has passed a bill that requires automatic fire sprinklers in city pet stores. The legislation passed Thursday with just one councilman opposing it. It requires pet shops and other facilities that house... Read more
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NBC New York
NYC Passes Bill to Combat Spread of Legionnaires' DiseaseThe New York City Council has unanimously passed new measures to combat the spr
NYC Passes Bill to Combat Spread of Legionnaires' Disease
NBC New York / Posted 15 days ago
The New York City Council has unanimously passed new measures to combat the spread of Legionnaires' disease. The council voted 42-0, along with some abstentions, on Thursday to pass a bill that require inspections and cleanings of cooling... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NYC City Council passes Legionnaire's legislationNEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has unanimously passed new measures t
NYC City Council passes Legionnaire's legislation
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has unanimously passed new measures to combat the spread of Legionnaires' Disease. The council voted 42-0, along with some abstentions, on Thursday to pass a bill that require inspections and cleanings of... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
New regulations will allow inspections of cooling towers to fight Legionnaires' DiseaseNEW YORK — The New York City Council has unanimously passed new measures to com
New regulations will allow inspections of cooling towers to fight Legionnaires' Disease
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK — The New York City Council has unanimously passed new measures to combat the spread of Legionnaires’ Disease. The council voted 42-0, along with some abstentions, on Thursday to pass a bill that require inspections and cleanings of cooling... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
NYC City Council passes Legionnaire's legislationNEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has unanimously passed new measures t
NYC City Council passes Legionnaire's legislation
New Jersey Herald / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has unanimously passed new measures to combat the spread of Legionnaires' Disease. The council voted 42-0, along with some abstentions, on Thursday to pass a bill that require inspections and cleanings of... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
SCOTT BARON'S STAR OF QUEENSEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR GREATER FLUSHING CHAMBER OF COMMERCE John Choe is the execu
SCOTT BARON'S STAR OF QUEENS
Times Newsweekly / Posted 15 days ago
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR GREATER FLUSHING CHAMBER OF COMMERCE John Choe is the executive director of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. Choe works to identify and address issues of, as well as advocate for, the Flushing business community. As... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Erik Bottcher: fighting for equalityOnly moments after entering Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office in 2011, Erik Bottcher k
Erik Bottcher: fighting for equality
Lake Placid News / Posted 15 days ago
Only moments after entering Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office in 2011, Erik Bottcher knew that same-sex marriage would be legalized in New York. Bottcher, who grew up in Wilmington, had just taken the train up to Albany from New York City. It was his first... Read more
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Mashable
A police union is posting 'peek-a-boo' photos of New York City's homeless on FlickrThis is not your average game of playful peek-a-boo. Ed Mullins, the president
A police union is posting 'peek-a-boo' photos of New York City's homeless on Flickr
Mashable / Posted 16 days ago
This is not your average game of playful peek-a-boo. Ed Mullins, the president of the Sergeants Benevolent Association, sent a memo to members last week asking police to photograph homeless men and women on the streets of the city to post on the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Inside Canary MissionOn February 17, 2015, a number of America’s most vituperative anti-Israel activ
Inside Canary Mission
The Jewish Press / Posted 17 days ago
On February 17, 2015, a number of America’s most vituperative anti-Israel activists woke up to discover that they had been named and spotlighted by a mysterious new website called Canary Mission, visible atwww.canarymission.org. The site boldly... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Pinball is back: welcome to Pinburgh, the largest-ever tournament in the worldSirens blare. There’s a constant thunking sound from every corner of the room.
Pinball is back: welcome to Pinburgh, the largest-ever tournament in the world
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 22 days ago
Sirens blare. There’s a constant thunking sound from every corner of the room. “We’ve got a missing player!” booms a voice from overhead. From the distance, a man screams as if he’s being tortured: “I didn’t even get a chance to hit it!” Welcome to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
#BlackLivesMatter and so should the high black unemployment rateThe US unemployment rate is expected to hold steady at 5.3% on Friday – the low
#BlackLivesMatter and so should the high black unemployment rate
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 22 days ago
The US unemployment rate is expected to hold steady at 5.3% on Friday – the lowest unemployment rate in seven years. Yet there is one group whose unemployment rate is still close to 10%: African Americans. The unemployment rate for black Americans... Read more
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NBC New York
Citi Bike Installs First Station in QueensCiti Bike has officially expanded into Queens. The city's bike-share program i
Citi Bike Installs First Station in Queens
NBC New York / Posted 23 days ago
Citi Bike has officially expanded into Queens. The city's bike-share program installed its first station in the borough Wednesday, part of an expansion plan that will double the size of the network from 6,000 bikes to 12,000 bikes over the next two... Read more
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DNA Info
Enjoying That Refreshing Blast of Cool Air on the Sidewalk? It's Illegal.Walk along any commercial strip in New York City this summer (as we did) and yo
Enjoying That Refreshing Blast of Cool Air on the Sidewalk? It's Illegal.
DNA Info / Posted 23 days ago
Walk along any commercial strip in New York City this summer (as we did) and you're bound to pass an open door expelling a blast of cool air. It's a smart strategy: a store that gives overheated passersby a brief respite from the heat is a store... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Department of Homeland Security’s deportation program meets with resistancePhiladelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter scaled back cooperation with the Departmen
Department of Homeland Security’s deportation program meets with resistance
Local 10 Miami / Posted 24 days ago
Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter scaled back cooperation with the Department of Homeland Security’s immigration-enforcement efforts in April 2014, accusing agents of aggressively targeting for deportation illegal immigrants who led otherwise... Read more
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Washington Post
DHS deportation program met with resistancePhiladelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter scaled back cooperation with the Departmen
DHS deportation program met with resistance
Washington Post / Posted 24 days ago
Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter scaled back cooperation with the Department of Homeland Security’s immigration-enforcement efforts in April 2014, accusing agents of aggressively targeting for deportation illegal immigrants who led otherwise... Read more
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Washington Post
DHS meets resistance to new program to deport illegal immigrantsPhiladelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter scaled back cooperation with the Departmen
DHS meets resistance to new program to deport illegal immigrants
Washington Post / Posted 24 days ago
Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter scaled back cooperation with the Department of Homeland Security’s immigration- enforcement efforts in April 2014, accusing agents of aggressively targeting for deportation illegal immigrants who led otherwise... Read more
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DNA Info
Artists Paint Anti-Street Harassment Mural Outside Brooklyn GroceryA mural titled "Voices Her'd" at the Food Bazaar on Myrtle Avenue aims to raise
Artists Paint Anti-Street Harassment Mural Outside Brooklyn Grocery
DNA Info / Posted 24 days ago
A mural titled "Voices Her'd" at the Food Bazaar on Myrtle Avenue aims to raise awareness about catcalling, artists say. View Full Caption BEDFORD-STUYVESANT — A colorful mural will soon adorn the outdoor wall of a Bed-Stuy supermarket to bring... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pussy Riot punk rocker sips cocktails with the elite in the HamptonsFrom Siberian prison to cocktails in the Hamptons: The drastic change in fortun
Pussy Riot punk rocker sips cocktails with the elite in the Hamptons
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
From Siberian prison to cocktails in the Hamptons: The drastic change in fortunes of a Pussy Riot punk rocker Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 25, attended Watermill Center benefit on July 25 Activist rose to fame after being sentenced to prison for... Read more
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Daily Mail
NYC women bring their children in the extreme heat to panhandleMothers continue to panhandle with their babies on the streets of New York - ev
NYC women bring their children in the extreme heat to panhandle
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Mothers continue to panhandle with their babies on the streets of New York - even in the extreme heat - despite promises from de Blasio NBC New York report in November found that mothers were working together to panhandle, gaining sympathy with... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Rifle City Councilman Dirk Myers dies at 61 Rifle City Councilor Dirk Myers died Thursday of a massive heart attack in hi
Rifle City Councilman Dirk Myers dies at 61
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
Rifle City Councilor Dirk Myers died Thursday of a massive heart attack in his home, Rifle officials said. He was 61. Myers, who was elected to the Rifle City Council in 2013, was a recent resident to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bill de Blasio Demands A Federal Bailout For Puerto RicoWhile Greece may have kicked the can for the time being by imposing a third bai
Bill de Blasio Demands A Federal Bailout For Puerto Rico
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
While Greece may have kicked the can for the time being by imposing a third bailout whose terms are sure to led to the terminal collapse of the Greek economy (which has already moved on to barter), and lead to yet another in the immediate future, a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bono displays new copper tint to his locksBono displays his new copper tinted locks as he joins Yoko Ono at unveiling of
Bono displays new copper tint to his locks
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Bono displays his new copper tinted locks as he joins Yoko Ono at unveiling of tapestry honoring John Lennon He usually sports darker locks but on Wednesday U2's Bono showed off a decidedly different hair colour. For as the rocker teamed and his... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bono claims John Lennon as Irish at event on Ellis Island Tapestry unveiled depicting island of Manhattan as yellow submarine piloted by
Bono claims John Lennon as Irish at event on Ellis Island
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
Tapestry unveiled depicting island of Manhattan as yellow submarine piloted by Lennon Yoko Ono, Bono and The Edge of U2 unveil a giant tapestry in honor of John Lennon. The tapestry was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Yoko Ono teams up with Bono and The Edge to honor John LennonStill giving peace a chance! Yoko Ono teams up with Bono and The Edge at unveil
Yoko Ono teams up with Bono and The Edge to honor John Lennon
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Still giving peace a chance! Yoko Ono teams up with Bono and The Edge at unveiling of tapestry honoring John Lennon Yoko Ono teamed up with U2's Bono and The Edge on Wednesday to unveil a tapestry honoring John Lennon. The John Lennon Amnesty... Read more
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Business Insider
Editor of newspaper owned by Trump's son-in-law refuses to give Trump's campaign prominent coverageHow do you cover politics and not cover Donald Trump's frequent pronouncements?
Editor of newspaper owned by Trump's son-in-law refuses to give Trump's campaign prominent coverage
Business Insider / Posted 29 days ago
How do you cover politics and not cover Donald Trump's frequent pronouncements? The New York Observer will show you. While the ex-reality star and Republican presidential candidate continues to dominate both polls and news coverage, the fabled... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bono claims John Lennon as Irish at event on Ellis Island, New York Tapestry unveiled depicting island of Manhattan as yellow submarine piloted b
Bono claims John Lennon as Irish at event on Ellis Island, New York
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
Tapestry unveiled depicting island of Manhattan as yellow submarine piloted by Lennon Bono embraces Yoko Ono, widow of Beatles legend John Lennon, at the unveiling of a 24ft x 10ft... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Cop shot in East New YorkAn off-duty NYPD officer was shot in Brooklyn Tuesday night. The 33-year-old wa
Cop shot in East New York
FOX 5 New York / Posted 30 days ago
An off-duty NYPD officer was shot in Brooklyn Tuesday night. The 33-year-old was sitting in a vehicle with a family member when he was shot in the left arm and suffered a graze wound to the torso, said police.The shooting occurred at about 10:18 p.m.... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
Man stabbed during dispute over subway seat A man was stabbed in a subway train during a dispute with another man over a
Man stabbed during dispute over subway seat
FOX 7 Austin / Posted a month ago
A man was stabbed in a subway train during a dispute with another man over a seat. A man was stabbed in a subway train during a dispute with another man over a... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
The costly and dangerous consequences of illegal immigrationA report issued by the Migration Policy Institute last Thursday concludes that
The costly and dangerous consequences of illegal immigration
Staten Island Advance / Posted a month ago
A report issued by the Migration Policy Institute last Thursday concludes that two aspects of President Obama's executive actions on immigration, unchallenged in court, will protect up to 87 percent of illegal aliens from deportation. Explaining... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Man stabbed during dispute over subway seat A 25-year-old straphanger was stabbed during a quarrel over a subway seat wit
Man stabbed during dispute over subway seat
FOX 5 New York / Posted a month ago
A 25-year-old straphanger was stabbed during a quarrel over a subway seat with another man. It happened Sunday afternoon aboard a southbound No. 2 train at Third... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Helicopter Tours Business Over The Hudson River Takes A Hit From A U.S. SenatorIt’s A Business That’s Under Fire And U.S. Senator Bob Menendez Adds Fuel To Th
Helicopter Tours Business Over The Hudson River Takes A Hit From A U.S. Senator
The Aero-News Network / Posted a month ago
It’s A Business That’s Under Fire And U.S. Senator Bob Menendez Adds Fuel To The Flames Residents continue to complain about the noise caused from helicopter tours along the Hudson River and now U.S. Senator Bob Menendez jumps into the fray. Tourist... Read more
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FOX 26 Houston
Gov. Cuomo announces new LaGuardia Airport Vice President Joe Biden, who last year dubbed one of New York's airports "a
Gov. Cuomo announces new LaGuardia Airport
FOX 26 Houston / Posted 1 months ago
Vice President Joe Biden, who last year dubbed one of New York's airports "a Third World country," is talking infrastructure with Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Gov. Andrew... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Citi-Bike expands into new places Citi bikes are pedaling into new neighborhoods this summer as part of a large
Citi-Bike expands into new places
FOX 5 New York / Posted 1 months ago
Citi bikes are pedaling into new neighborhoods this summer as part of a large expansion plan which will double the amount of bikes available throughout the city. Citi bikes are... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
NYPD looking for escaped prisoner A man is on the run after escaping police custody shortly after being caught
NYPD looking for escaped prisoner
FOX 5 New York / Posted 1 months ago
A man is on the run after escaping police custody shortly after being caught with a large stash of drugs and a gun silencer. A man is on the run after escaping police custody... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Rosa Mexicano's Guacamole SundaeExecutive Chef Kris Polak and General Manager Rob Anderson of Blue Ribbon Resta
Rosa Mexicano's Guacamole Sundae
FOX 5 New York / Posted 1 months ago
Executive Chef Kris Polak and General Manager Rob Anderson of Blue Ribbon Restaurants came to Friday Night Live to showcase delicious fried-chicken dishes. Executive Chef Kris Polak and General Manager Rob Anderson of Blue Ribbon Restaurants came to... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Blue Ribbon Fried ChickenExecutive Chef Kris Polak and General Manager Rob Anderson of Blue Ribbon Resta
Blue Ribbon Fried Chicken
FOX 5 New York / Posted 1 months ago
Executive Chef Kris Polak and General Manager Rob Anderson of Blue Ribbon Restaurants came to Friday Night Live to showcase delicious fried-chicken dishes. Executive Chef Kris Polak and General Manager Rob Anderson of Blue Ribbon Restaurants came to... Read more
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