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New York Sun
The Ninja Warrior
President Obama's executive orders in respect of Ukraine remind us of the embargo America once ran against the communist regime in North Vietnam.
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Sun Mar 16, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Dazzling Aztec and Native American dancers light up San Jose at giant festival
Aztec and Native American dancers in blazing, feathery regalia ushered in the Year of Two Rabbit with thousands of spectators at a city park under festival perfect skies this weekend.
Albany Times Union
reach basement of NYC blast site
With most of the rubble of two New York City apartment buildings cleared away, investigators hope to uncover the cause of an explosion that flattened them, killed eight people.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Albany Times Union
The bodies of all eight people reported missing after a deadly gas explosion destroyed two buildings have been recovered, the fire commissioner said Friday, but workers are treating the scene as a rescue operation in case there are unknown survivors in the rubble.
Fitting for a Lenten Friday: A vegan cook's story
Mustard seed, curry leaf, turmeric, walnuts and cranberries. These may not be standard ingredients in the dishes of most Staten Islanders but, together, they gave diverse but subtle flavor to the dish that won the People's Choice award at Staten Island Advance's annual Taste-off last month.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Death toll in NYC explosion climbs to 8
In this image taken from video from WABC, firefighters battle a blaze at the site of a possible explosion and building collapse in the East Harlem neighborhood of New York, Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
Watertown Daily Times
Oswego County woman charged with attempting to use counterfeit bill
After allegedly attempting to use a counterfeit $20 bill, Jessica N. Keys, 24, of Mexico, was arrested and charged with first-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, a class E felony.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
SXSW Juries Give 'Fort Tildon' & 'The Great Invisible' Top Awards
The core of the film festival portion of SXSW culminated Tuesday night with its awards.
New York Post
The one percenta s secret spirits spot
You'd be forgiven for walking right past the locked, gilded door on a landing off the landmarked lobby of the New York Palace Hotel.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
HEIM is an irregular warfare specialist at the CNA Corporation. He served as a governance and rule of law adviser for the U.S. Marines in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Photographer Olivia Barrionuevos 'Reflections' Exhibit Explores Memory at AVE 50
In celebration of Woman's Day, AVE 50 Studio in Highland Park, CA features a collection of female artists.
Albany Times Union
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman wants the U.S. State Department to hold off on a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline project until there is a full analysis on potential pollution and climate change consequences.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
St. Joseph's hospital restricts Obamacare patients to one insurance carrier
An Oswego County man says he's on the hook for nearly $1,800 because St. Joseph's hospital only deals with one insurance carrier when it comes to patients under Obamacare.
Winter storm watch for all of CNY
A winter storm watch means that significant winter weather is possible over widespread areas within the next 48 hours.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Mary Sanchez: Let's let Mexico handle 'El Chapo' trial
The trophy is Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, head of the Sinaloa drug cartel. Mexican Marines arrested him February 22 in the port city of Mazatlan, in a beachfront condo--reportedly without a shot fired.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Why Bitcoin Won't Die
Bitcoin should be dead now following the hacking of the Mt. Gox exchange, Nicolas Colas, a managing director and chief market strategist at ConvergEx Group , told an audience at a presentation about the virtual currency hosted by the New York Society of Security Analysts on Wednesday.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Advanced Motors & Drives moving more than half its jobs from DeWitt to Mexico
Advanced Motors & Drives , a manufacturer of electric motors, is moving nearly 60 percent of the jobs at its plant in DeWitt to Monterrey, Mexico.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Achievers: State University College at Oswego regional students named ...
The following students at State University College at Oswego listed by their hometowns have been named to the dean's list for the 2013 fall semester: Auburn: Brien Bianchi , senior majoring in theatre; Travis M. Butts , senior majoring in communication and social interaction; Rachel A. Carbonaro , senior majoring in psychology; Aubrey J. Cooper , ... (more)
'12 Years a Slave' Takes Best Picture
On Sunday night, McQueen became the first black director to take home the highest honor of the night: the best picture statuette for his heart-rending "12 Years a Slave," the true story about Solomon Northup, a free man living in New York who was kidnapped and auctioned into slavery.