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Crain's New York Business
Fatal crane collapse | Redstone steps down | 'Dark pools' probedThe 500-foot-plus crane, owned by Bay Crane, was being secured against high win
Fatal crane collapse | Redstone steps down | 'Dark pools' probed
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 minutes ago
The 500-foot-plus crane, owned by Bay Crane, was being secured against high winds along Worth Street Two signature de Blasio administration housing policies got the thumbs-up from the City Planning Commission. The panel, largely appointed by the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Teamsters pension crisis driving deep cuts for retireesA plan to slash pensions for retired Teamsters has activists warning a dangerou
Teamsters pension crisis driving deep cuts for retirees
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
A plan to slash pensions for retired Teamsters has activists warning a dangerous precedent could be set for other plans. Angry Teamsters are expected in Detroit to protest cuts of 50% or higher. Listen to distraught Teamsters retirees, and... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio gets knocked off his high horseMidway through Bill de Blasio’s term, the chickens of his misrule are coming ho
De Blasio gets knocked off his high horse
New York Post / Posted 2 hours ago
Midway through Bill de Blasio’s term, the chickens of his misrule are coming home to roost. The test is not whether bad and sometimes horrible things happen in the nation’s largest and most complex city. Of course they do, no matter the mayor. The... Read more
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The Advocate
Mardi Gras throwback: 1979 police strike canceled parades in Orleans ParishIt takes a lot to call off Mardi Gras parades. It takes even more to call off a
Mardi Gras throwback: 1979 police strike canceled parades in Orleans Parish
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
It takes a lot to call off Mardi Gras parades. It takes even more to call off an entire season. Other than widespread political unrest, which halted Mardi Gras activities in 1875, only wars have canceled Carnival. The Civil War (1861-65) and World... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Local officials say airline has 'excellent track record' With great fanfare, officials of Okaloosa County Airports announced last mont
Local officials say airline has 'excellent track record'
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
With great fanfare, officials of Okaloosa County Airports announced last month that after eight years of hard work “we’ve landed a big one” by luring Allegiant Air to Okaloosa County.The... Read more
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The Advocate
1979 police strike canceled parades in Orleans ParishIt takes a lot to call off Mardi Gras parades. It takes even more to call off a
1979 police strike canceled parades in Orleans Parish
The Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
It takes a lot to call off Mardi Gras parades. It takes even more to call off an entire season. Other than widespread political unrest, which halted Mardi Gras activities in 1875, only wars have canceled Carnival. The Civil War (1861-65) and World... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
At a glanceWARREN - Police Friday night were searching the area of Scott Street NE and Nor
At a glance
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
WARREN - Police Friday night were searching the area of Scott Street NE and North Park Avenue for a man who tried to get a 14-year-old girl into his car, according to police radio traffic. The girl and her mother called dispatchers about 7:20 p.m.... Read more
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Providence Business News
5Q: Mike Araujo1 What is the mission of the organization? Rhode Island Jobs With Justice is a
5Q: Mike Araujo
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
1 What is the mission of the organization? Rhode Island Jobs With Justice is a coalition of labor, faith and community organizations. Our mission is to improve the conditions of Rhode Island's working families. It is our firm belief that all Rhode... Read more
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New York Post
The lessons of de Blasio's latest carriage-horse fiascoMayor de Blasio’s second bid in two years to kill the horse-carriage industry c
The lessons of de Blasio's latest carriage-horse fiasco
New York Post / Posted yesterday
Mayor de Blasio’s second bid in two years to kill the horse-carriage industry collapsed Thursday morning. Yet by Friday he’d gotten right back on his . . . hobbyhorse, with aides probing the City Council about a new bill. Happily for the horses, de... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Arizona Teamsters on strike against US FoodsArizona Teamsters who drive for US foods are on strike. US Foods is a service
Arizona Teamsters on strike against US Foods
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
Arizona Teamsters who drive for US foods are on strike. US Foods is a service company that delivers food, cleaning supplies and other items to its clients. The strike started Thursday afternoon. Twenty two drivers are on strike in Tucson, and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Turnpike Commission agrees to new union contractAfter more than four years of negotiations, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commissio
Turnpike Commission agrees to new union contract
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
After more than four years of negotiations, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has reached agreement on a new contract for about 1,100 unionized maintenance, toll collection and administrative employees. The new deal, reached late last month and... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Union Workers in Tucson, Phoenix Go On Strike Against US FoodsMore than 200 union members in Arizona employed by US Foods declared an unfair
Union Workers in Tucson, Phoenix Go On Strike Against US Foods
Tucson Weekly / Posted yesterday
More than 200 union members in Arizona employed by US Foods declared an unfair labor practice strike last night as negotiations for a new contract with one of the nation's largest food service providers has been stalled for months. Members of the... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Workers Strike At US Foods Phoenix LocationAbout 200 warehouse workers are picketing outside US Foods in west Phoenix, and
Workers Strike At US Foods Phoenix Location
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted yesterday
About 200 warehouse workers are picketing outside US Foods in west Phoenix, and officials say it is one of 10 Arizona locations where workers are pushing back against the food-service provider. Members of the Teamsters Local 104 went on strike... Read more
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Boston Globe
Reel BostonThis story was first published in the Boston Globe on Feb. 27, 2005. How do yo
Reel Boston
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
This story was first published in the Boston Globe on Feb. 27, 2005. How do you capture the soul of a place on film? This is the mystery of location filming the task, half craft and half art, that any film crew must address when it leaves the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Contra Costa County workers vote to join TeamstersMARTINEZ -- More than 1,500 Contra Costa County workers, in health services, ge
Contra Costa County workers vote to join Teamsters
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted yesterday
MARTINEZ -- More than 1,500 Contra Costa County workers, in health services, general maintenance and licensed vocational nurse/aide jobs, have joined the Teamsters union. The workers until recently had been members of Public Employees Union Local... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Last chance for a cure for young girl in West MichiganKENTWOOD, Mich. — A young girl in West Michigan has spent most of her time on e
Last chance for a cure for young girl in West Michigan
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
KENTWOOD, Mich. — A young girl in West Michigan has spent most of her time on earth fighting for her life. Madison Pagel, 5, was diagnosed with brain cancer and cancer in her spinal fluid at just four months old. That condition, called Choroid... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Contra Costa County workers vote to join TeamstersMARTINEZ -- More than 1,500 Contra Costa County workers, in Health Services, Ge
Contra Costa County workers vote to join Teamsters
Oakland Tribune / Posted yesterday
MARTINEZ -- More than 1,500 Contra Costa County workers, in Health Services, General Maintenance and Licensed Vocational Nurse/Aide jobs, have joined the Teamsters union -- workers who until recently had been members of Public Employees Union Local... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Contra Costa County workers vote to join TeamstersMARTINEZ -- More than 1,500 Contra Costa County workers, in Health Services, Ge
Contra Costa County workers vote to join Teamsters
The Fremont Argus / Posted yesterday
MARTINEZ -- More than 1,500 Contra Costa County workers, in Health Services, General Maintenance and Licensed Vocational Nurse/Aide jobs, have joined the Teamsters union, a union leader said in a news release. In a vote taken Thursday, 85 percent of... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Contra Costa County workers vote to join TeamstersMARTINEZ -- More than 1,500 Contra Costa County workers, in Health Services, Ge
Contra Costa County workers vote to join Teamsters
Inside Bay Area / Posted yesterday
MARTINEZ -- More than 1,500 Contra Costa County workers, in Health Services, General Maintenance and Licensed Vocational Nurse/Aide jobs, have joined the Teamsters union, a union leader said in a news release. In a vote taken Thursday, 85 percent of... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
2 suspects accused of shooting at cars face multiple chargesTucson resident played in Super Bowl ITucson resident played in Super Bowl I S
2 suspects accused of shooting at cars face multiple charges
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
Tucson resident played in Super Bowl ITucson resident played in Super Bowl I Sam Longmire, Tucson resident and former NFL player. (Source: Tucson News Now) "It wasn't called the Super Bowl back then, instead it was the American League, National... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Man arrested on arson charges in Gilbert fireTucson resident played in Super Bowl ITucson resident played in Super Bowl I S
Man arrested on arson charges in Gilbert fire
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
Tucson resident played in Super Bowl ITucson resident played in Super Bowl I Sam Longmire, Tucson resident and former NFL player. (Source: Tucson News Now) "It wasn't called the Super Bowl back then, instead it was the American League, National... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
EB I-10 partially reopens at 40th Street after chain-reaction crashTucson resident played in Super Bowl ITucson resident played in Super Bowl I S
EB I-10 partially reopens at 40th Street after chain-reaction crash
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
Tucson resident played in Super Bowl ITucson resident played in Super Bowl I Sam Longmire, Tucson resident and former NFL player. (Source: Tucson News Now) "It wasn't called the Super Bowl back then, instead it was the American League, National... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Man accused of leaving child home alone to peep at naked neighborTucson resident played in Super Bowl ITucson resident played in Super Bowl I S
Man accused of leaving child home alone to peep at naked neighbor
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
Tucson resident played in Super Bowl ITucson resident played in Super Bowl I Sam Longmire, Tucson resident and former NFL player. (Source: Tucson News Now) "It wasn't called the Super Bowl back then, instead it was the American League, National... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio offered plenty of carrots in bid to pass horse carriage billMayor de Blasio and his administration engaged in heavy horse-trading all week
De Blasio offered plenty of carrots in bid to pass horse carriage bill
New York Post / Posted yesterday
Mayor de Blasio and his administration engaged in heavy horse-trading all week in a frenzied bid to lasso enough votes for the now-aborted horse-carriage bill, sources told The Post. Multiple City Council members were offered resources or capital... Read more
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Boston Globe
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK — New York’s City Council pulled the reins on a plan to overhaul Centr
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK — New York’s City Council pulled the reins on a plan to overhaul Central Park’s popular carriage horse rides Thursday after the drivers’ union withdrew its support, citing concerns the deal threatens the industry’s future. The Teamsters... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Some U.S. Foods workers vote to strike, now picketing company in ArizonaA strike is underway by members of the Teamsters Local 104 at U.S. Foods in Pho
Some U.S. Foods workers vote to strike, now picketing company in Arizona
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
A strike is underway by members of the Teamsters Local 104 at U.S. Foods in Phoenix and other locations across the state. Dozens of workers walked the picket line Thursday night outside the warehouse they normally work in. Josh Graves, a Teamsters... Read more
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TribLIVE
Plan nixed to limit NYC carriages | TribLIVE Neighborhoods NEW YORK — A much-debated plan to dramatically over
Plan nixed to limit NYC carriages
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods NEW YORK — A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited... Read more
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SKY News
Deal To Reduce NYC Horse Carriages Hits SnagA plan to reduce the number of horse-drawn carriages in New York City has hit a
Deal To Reduce NYC Horse Carriages Hits Snag
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
A plan to reduce the number of horse-drawn carriages in New York City has hit a significant road block after the union that represents drivers pulled the reins. City officials announced last month a deal had been reached by Mayor Bill de Blasio and... Read more
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New York Post
Raise? The City Council's only earned a pay cutThe implosion of the horse-carriage-execution bill doesn’t give the City Counci
Raise? The City Council's only earned a pay cut
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
The implosion of the horse-carriage-execution bill doesn’t give the City Council license to go ahead and vote itself a windfall pay hike — just the opposite. Sure, council members can pretend they’re proving the issues weren’t really linked after... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
A neigh to horse drawn carriage banThursday, February 04, 2016 - 01:19 The bill that stops short of a total ban o
A neigh to horse drawn carriage ban
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 01:19 The bill that stops short of a total ban of horse-drawn buggies in Central Park and on New York City streets collapsed after the Teamsters union withdraws support. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. A plan to rein in... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Don Davis, owner of Don's Guns, dies at 82INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Feb. 4, 2016)– Well-known Indianapolis gun store owner Don
Don Davis, owner of Don's Guns, dies at 82
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Feb. 4, 2016)– Well-known Indianapolis gun store owner Don Davis died Thursday. He was 82. Davis, the owner of Don’s Guns at West 38th Street and Lafayette Road, passed away at Community South Hospital. Known for his late night... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Plan to restrict horse-drawn carriages in New York collapsesIn this Jan. 13, 2016 file photo, a carriage horse is covered in a blanket as i
Plan to restrict horse-drawn carriages in New York collapses
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
In this Jan. 13, 2016 file photo, a carriage horse is covered in a blanket as it waits for customers on Central Park South in New York. New York’s City Council has pulled the reins on a plan by Mayor Bill de Blasio to overhaul Central Park’s popular... Read more
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Japan Today
Cruz needs an issue if he wants to win - and this is it ‹ Japan TodaySenator Ted Cruz (R-Tex) would be wise to avoid the mistake Ronald Reagan made
Cruz needs an issue if he wants to win - and this is it ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
Senator Ted Cruz (R-Tex) would be wise to avoid the mistake Ronald Reagan made early in his 1976 insurgent campaign to supplant President Gerald Ford as the Republican presidential nominee. Cruz needs a crystallizing justification - a signature... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) � A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Financial stress hits quarterbacks, tooEven football players are vulnerable to a retirement shortfall if they don't pl
Financial stress hits quarterbacks, too
Bankrate.com / Posted 2 days ago
Even football players are vulnerable to a retirement shortfall if they don't plan. Above, quarterback Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos gets sacked at the recent AFC championship game. Helen H. Richardson/Denver Post/Getty Images If you are a... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) � A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) � A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) � A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriagesNEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's ca
NYC pulls reins on plan for Central Park horse carriages
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A much-debated plan to dramatically overhaul New York City's carriage horse industry collapsed Thursday, with the city council pulling the reins on a plan that would have limited the tourist-toting animals to a small section of... Read more
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