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1 hr ago | New York Daily News

Drug smuggler opens fire on U.S. marshals in Queens: cops

Cops investigate the 175th St. apartment after the shootout. The suspect's gun is under the blue cloth on the stoop by the rail, along with his bulletproof vest on the sidewalk.

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1 hr ago | Newsday

Cops: 4 charged in Target iPad thefts

Four Brooklyn men were under arrest Wednesday, charged with using a fake American Express card to fraudulently purchase Apple iPads and other electronics from a Target store in Valley Stream, Nassau County police said.

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1 hr ago | NY1

Brick by Brick: Neighborhood Residents Often Oppose Housing Plans

There may be no shortage of demand in the city for affordable housing, but in spite of that, plans to build more affordable housing are often met with skepticism, concern and sometimes downright hostility.

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1 hr ago | www.nytimes.com | topmod12

'Poor Door' in a New York Tower Opens a Fight Over Affordable Housing

. As public housing becomes a crumbling relic of another era, American cities have grown more reliant on the private sector to build housing for the poor and working class. Developers say they can maximize their revenues, and thus build more affordable units, by separating them from their luxury counterparts.

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1 hr ago | www.usatoday.com | topmod12

Iconic songs about New York City

Scores of songs have been written about New York City over its 350-year history.

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6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

S.I. teacher slapped for cinnamon challenge

Matthew Hayes, who teaches at New Dorp High School, told investigators he let students swallow the spice during a lesson to highlight the different flavors and uses of cocoa and cinnamon.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

5 Pointz down: NYC demolishes storied graffiti shrine

Last week, developers took a wrecking ball to the storied graffiti shrine. It has been decades since the underground art of graffiti went mainstream, giving some of its renegade aerosol painters a Picasso -like worldwide fame.

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New York Daily News

New M12 bus headed to Manhattan's West Side

A $4.9 million bus service expansion will take effect on Sunday, including the addition of an M12 route on West Side, Manhattan.

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New York Post

Drug-addled exec raided employee healthcare fund for Hamptons home: suit

A drug-addled Manhattan real-estate executive raided his company's coffers - including the employees' health-care fund - to finance his Hamptons summer home and Upper East Side pad, a new lawsuit charges.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Folk Music Society of New York to Host 'Sing Like a Pirate Friday', 9/19

With so much of the country enjoying the fun of International Talk-Like-a-Pirate Day, the Folk Music Society of New York reasoned, why not invite the public to sing like them -- or at least about them? On Fri., Sept.

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New York Daily News

Push to make free G-to-J/M transfer permanent

The freebie, which allows riders to transfer between the G train station at Broadway and the J/M stop at Lorimer St. in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, is set to end once work on the G train's Greenpoint Tube concludes on Sept.

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New York Daily News

City gives $1.32 million to feed hungry

The City Council dedicated $1.32 million to helping replenish food banks and announced a week-long food drive to help feed the city's hungry.

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SILive.com

Witness taps gunman in Port Richmond double shooting

Police are on the hunt for a suspect in Friday's non-fatal double shooting in Port Richmond after a witness picked him from a police-provided photo array, an NYPD spokesman said.

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Black Enterprise

AFROPUNK 2014: D'Angelo Casts A Spell Over Brooklyn

Over the weekend, Brooklyn was treated to a host of events. From Spike Lee's Michael Jackson tribute Bed-Stuy's Restoration Plaza to celebrating the 10th anniversary of AFROPUNK , there was no shortage of history making going on in Kings County.

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New York Magazine

Bedbugs Are Now Causing Delays on the Subway

A conductor on a Coney Island-bound N train requested medical attention at the Dekalb Avenue station after she was bitten by a bedbug on Monday.

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Sheepshead Bites

Is De Blasio Snubbing Southern Brooklyn?

Mayor Bill de Blasio appears to be avoiding Southern Brooklyn neighborhoods that supported his electoral rival, Joe Lhota, including Sheepshead Bay and Bensonhurst, according to a report in the New York Observer.

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DNAinfo.com

126 New Pre-K Seats Coming to Windsor Terrace and Park Slope

The 126 seats will be reserved for 4-year-olds living in Brooklyn's District 15, which stretches from Carroll Gardens and Park Slope to Sunset Park.

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ny.curbed.com | topmod12

History Lessons: Looking at Two Historic Buildings That Have Been Moved in NYC

While it may largely seem that the way of doing things when it comes to structures here in New York City is knock down and build, build again , that's not always the case.

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