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2 hrs ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Tapes in missing NY boy case expected in court

Do you leave a tip in your hotel room for the maid? Marriott is launching a program with Maria Shriver to put envelopes in hotel rooms to encourage tipping. Do you leave a tip in your hotel room for the maid? Marriott is launching a program with Maria Shriver to put envelopes in hotel rooms to encourage tipping.

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2 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Inventor of amusement park rides is focus of exhibition at New York cemetery where he's buried

This Sept. 8, 2014 photo provided by the Green-Wood Historic Fund shows a detail from an amusment park shooting range built by William Mangels in an exhibit of his creations at the the Green-Wood Cemetery, where he is buried, in the Brooklyn borough of New York.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

WBTV

Exhibition looks at genius of carousel inventor

He built carousels, shooting ranges and other rides for Coney Island and other parks during the first quarter of the 20th century. An exhibition at Brooklyn's historic Green-Wood Cemetery where he's buried - and just miles from Coney Island - looks at his creative genius.

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New York Daily News

Manhattan post office will honor soldier killed in Iraq

The House last week quietly cleared a dozen bills renaming post offices, among them 90 Vermilyea Ave. in Inwood, which will become the Corp. Juan Mariel Alcantara Post Office Building. Alcantara died at 22 in Baqubah, Iraq, in 2007.

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Townhall

Anti-Gun Groups No Longer Fighting For Assault Weapons Bans | Matt Vespa

Alas, gun control groups seem to have moved away from so-called assault weapons bans for reasons pro-Second Amendment groups have espoused for months; they're ineffective and represent a very small fraction of firearm-related homicides. Shannon Watts of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America now calls such policy initiatives "nonstarters."

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New York Post

Battle splinters church over elderly pastor's secret $4M stash

The congregation of the Burns Memorial Church in Queens, which is named after Rev. Thomas Burns , is splintered over a money battle.

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New York Post

Schoola s strict dress code nets 200 detentions, parent rebellion

Tottenville High School has implemented a strict dress code that's landed 200 kids in detention -- and incited rebellion among the kids. A strict dress code introduced by a Staten Island public high school principal has led to the detention of 200 kids - and a rebellion among some students and parents.

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New York Daily News

Bus driver slashed by woman's jealous boyfriend in Brooklyn

Driver John Browne was on his break and in uniform in Brownsville when he was slashed by a man in his 20s after accused Browne of looking at his girlfriend. The knife-wielding man was still on the loose.

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Queens Crap

Candid Camera comes to Queens

Candid Camera visited Queens last week, stopping in Jamaica Estates in the first segment to deliver color coded garbage cans to unsuspecting residents, and then did 3 segments at Silver Barn in Middle Village .

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

New York Daily News

The man, 24, was loading a motorcycle into a truck when a vehicle...

A 24-year-old man was tragically struck by a car and killed Friday as he and his pals loaded a motorcycle onto the back of their truck in Queens, police sources said. The victim and his three friends were trying to put the disabled bike onto their red pickup truck parked on the side of Rockaway Blvd. near Brookville Blvd. in Brookville just before 7 p.m. when a maroon vehicle plowed into them.

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Newsday

NYPD: Off-duty state narcotics agent arrested in Manhattan shooting

An off-duty New York State narcotics agent carrying a Glock was arrested after a shooting on Manhattan's Upper West Side on Friday night left two people injured, New York City police said. The gun belonging to Victor Zambrano, 49, of Manhattan, went off as he was arguing with a woman he'd been drinking with earlier in the evening, police said.

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NY1

SI Residents Use Lawn Sign to Show Election Support

Some wear buttons or maybe give a campaign donation, but on Staten Island, there is one clear way to show who you are supporting in an election: the lawn sign. NY1's Courtney Gross filed the following report.

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The Real Deal

Minskoffs in fight over Brevoort East leasehold

Lawyers for Alan and Royanne Minskoff are scheduled to face off in Manhattan Supreme Court on Sept. 18 with the counterparts for Jean Minskoff Grant, in a new legal skirmish involving the descendants of the famed real estate family.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

SILive.com

Guilty plea in vicious snowstorm stabbing of food-cart vendor

A Brooklyn man admitted Friday to viciously stabbing a halal food cart worker earlier this year in Grasmere during a snowstorm and to mugging two other victims. Authorities allege Peterson, Keith Young, then 21, and Christopher Daniels, then 17, assaulted the victim at about 1:55 a.m. during the height of a raging storm.

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NY1

Four Child Care Providers Arrested After Fraud Violations Uncovered in City Investigation

The Department of Investigation says nine facilities serving about 400 children were involved, but none of them was part of the universal pre-K program. Separate investigations found that the day care operators lied about their credentials and filed false documents about training their employees didn't receive.

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Star-Telegram.com

Hillary Clinton among speakers at Angelou memorial

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison were among those sharing memories of the late author and Renaissance woman artist Friday at The Riverside Church in Manhattan, a few blocks west of a Harlem town house that Angelou owned in recent years. From a stage brightened by beds of white roses, it was a chance for friends and family members to pay tribute before hundreds of attendees and for the city itself to claim at least part of her legacy.

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DNAinfo.com

Two People Killed and Another Critically Hurt in Bronx Crash, Police Say

Two people were killed and another critically injured when a Mini Cooper they were in careened into a tree in The Bronx, split in half and erupted in flames Friday morning, police said. The car was traveling south on the Bronx River Parkway when the driver lost control and hit a concrete barrier before smashing into the tree near Watson Avenue about 4:15 a.m., according to an NYPD spokesman.

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