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13 min ago | Free Republic

Hillary Clinton praises 'incredibly brave'...

A 19-year-old college student announced for the first time Thursday that she was an undocumented immigrant while addressing Hillary Clinton at an event in New York City.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US News, US Politics, Illegal Immigration, City University of New York

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Credit.com

Even God Has Credit Problems

No, really. God Gazarov, New York resident, has been in the news lately because of a lawsuit over his credit history.

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Courier

God' sues credit rating agency

A New York City man claimed a credit reporting agency falsely reported he had no financial history because his first name is God.

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Related Topix: City University of New York, North Carolina

International Business Times

Credit Rating Agency Says No To 'God'

This is what happened when a businessman from Brooklyn named God Gazarov who was reported as no financial history by one of the largest credit reporting agency, Equifax.

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Press-Telegram

Man named God suing credit rating agency Equifax for not recognizing his name

A New York City man claims that a credit reporting agency falsely reported he had no financial history because his first name is God.

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Ditmas Park Corner

Notes From The CB14 Monthly Meeting

District Manager Shawn Campbell touched upon CB14's collaboration with the 70th Precinct and Department of Transportation .

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Bay Ridge Journal

a Dream Deferred

On the agenda at the Bay Ridge Democrat's monthly meeting at the Bridgeview Diner last evening was a presentation on the state DREAM Act by Sunset Park resident Anayeli Gomez, an undocumented immigrant enrolled in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, City University of New York, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

Wed Apr 09, 2014

McClatchy

Michael Smerconish: Dershowitz and his life at Harvard Law

The snow has finally ended, spring break is behind us, and major-league baseball is under way.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Elizabeth Dole, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Ted Cruz, City University of New York

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Ditmas Park Corner

Deputy Inspector Richard DiBlasio Named New Commanding Officer Of The 70th Precinct

The NYPD announced this weekend that former 68th Precinct Commanding Officer Deputy Inspector Richard DiBlasio will be taking over as head of the 70th Precinct as now-former 70th CO Inspector Eric Rodriguez settles into his new role at the NYPD Applicant Processing Division .

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Philly.com

Dershowitz and his life at Harvard Law

The snow has finally ended, spring break is behind us, and major-league baseball is underway.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Elizabeth Dole, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Ted Cruz, City University of New York

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Power Line

Brownshirt Anti-Semitism On the March

I don't mean in the Muslim world, where there are essentially zero Jews left; or in Europe, where an increasingly menacing Islamic population cows both law enforcement and political leaders.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, UC Berkeley, UC Irvine, Activism, City University of New York, Northeastern University

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Forward

Remembering Rivka Haut

The funeral took place at the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale on March 31. Rabbi Avi Weiss compared Rivka to black fire and white fire - the black fire are the letters and words of the Torah, the white fire, upon which these words are written, are more fluid, tender, kind.

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Mon Mar 31, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Yale Institute for Music Theatre to Develop Afterland and Clouds are Pillows for the Moon

The YALE INSTITUTE FOR MUSIC THEATRE has selected two original book musicals to be developed in an intensive lab setting in New Haven, June 3-15.

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Related Topix: Columbia University, New York, Theater, Arts, Barnard College, City University of New York, Eastlake (Seattle, WA)

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Independent Women's Forum

Continue Reading

President Barack Obama, the poster boy for elite education in the United States, doesn't seem to know much about history.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, City University of New York, Kansas, University of Kansas, University of Vermont, University of Toledo

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Phillymag.com

Study Up on the Boss with New Springsteen Academic Journal

I am personally and regrettably familiar with the phenomenon of Cultural Studies students being the butt of jokes.

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Related Topix: Monmouth University, City University of New York

Bajan Reporter

Brooklyn Gets Ready To Welcome International Jazz Virtuoso Monty Alexander This Saturday

Just 11 days before award-winning, New York-based artist Monty Alexander releases his new album, the jazz virtuoso is set for a scintillating performance at the Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College.

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Related Topix: Monty Alexander, Jazz, City University of New York, World News, Jamaica, Central America, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Albany Times Union

Assemblyman Scarborough on FBI raid: a Ia m innocenta

FBI agents raided the home, Capitol office and Albany-area hotel room of Assemblyman William Scarborough Wednesday morning as part of an investigation into the Queens Democrats' use of the Legislature's travel voucher system, the lawmaker told reporters.

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Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Albany, NY, Queens, NY, New York, NY, City University of New York

Sun Mar 23, 2014

New York Magazine

To Do: March 26–April 9, 2014

Jake Gyllenhaal plays a history professor who stumbles on his own double in this grippingly weird portrait of spiritual dislocation.

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Related Topix: Sid the Science Kid, Entertainment, Television, Theater, Arts, City University of New York, Game of Thrones, Sports

Sat Mar 22, 2014

Forward

Brooklyn Seniors Fight Back Against Closing of Prospect Park Home

Receiving an eviction notice is never easy. But for the more than 100 elderly residents of the Prospect Park Residence, a predominantly Jewish assisted living facility in Brooklyn, the news was devastating.

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Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, City University of New York, Healthcare Law, Law

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Creativity: Artist Mary Hamill's art becomes a change-agent. Part 1

Kalyanee Mam, director of "A River Changes Course," joins HuffPost Live and discusses how Khmer Rouge's legacy still affects Cambodia today.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, City University of New York, Wellesley, MA, Babson College,

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