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27 min ago | KMIZ

Remains could be those of missing American

Harry Devert left a job as a trader in finance to take a transcontinental motorcycle journey from the United States to Latin America.

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1 hr ago | National Public Radio

Workers Struggle In Hamptons, Playground For Rich

This is a town where people are so rich that a $2 million home can be a handyman's special.

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1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

Workers struggle to get by in New York's Hamptons, America's playground for rich and famous

This is a town where people are so rich that a $2 million home can be a handyman's special.

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2 hrs ago | Trend Hunter Magazine

Stylish New Yorker Campaigns - The Authentic DKNY Fall 2014 Campaign...

The DKNY Fall 2014 campaign takes advantage of New York being one of the fashion capitals of the world and stars a group of real male and female New Yorkers.

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Related Topix: Fashion, DKNY, Designers, New York Government

6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Austrian Airlines expands its New York/New Jersey market

Talk about making as splash. Austrian Airlines took that phrase to a whole new level with its arrival at Newark Liberty International Airport.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, New York City Travel, Austria Travel, Europe Travel

10 hrs ago | The Independent

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators take to streets of London, Paris and New York in wave of protests

As the conflict rages on, thousands of protesters gather outside official buildings across the globe to show contempt at Israeli airstrikes Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine)

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Modesto Bee

No, New York isn't forcing lawn mower registration

A hoax spreading online this week has some residents thinking they'll be forced to register their mowers and haul them in for annual inspections just like a car.

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Related Topix: New York Government, OSHA, Weird

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

5 things you need to know Friday

Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://usat.ly/1lZt7em Free stuff! Convenience store giant 7-Eleven is handing out free Slurpees between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Friday in honor of the Slurpees' 87th birthday.

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National Public Radio

Ride-Sharing Lyft's New York City Plans Postponed

The on-demand ride-sharing app Lyft postponed its scheduled Friday launch in New York City while a state judge will wait until next week to consider whether its planned operations violate state and local laws.

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Inside Bay Area

'Masters of Sex' heats up, while 'The Strain' gets creepy

DON'T MISS: "Masters of Sex" -- They say that work and sex aren't supposed to mix, but in Season 2 of this sizzling drama, research pioneers Bill Masters and Virginia Johnson take their mostly academic partnership out of the lab and into the bedroom.

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Related Topix: The Strain, Entertainment, Television, 24, Drama

LongIsland.com

AG Schneiderman Issues Open Letter Noting That All New York Laws...

July 11, 2014 - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today issued an open letter to law enforcement agencies around the state clarifying New York's clinic protection laws and regulations in the wake of a U.S. Supreme Court's decision last month that struck down a buffer zone law in the Massachusetts.

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Suria

Sex museum gets New Yorkers in the mood

Shouts, giggles and selfies. Mildly titillating and lots of fun, bouncing around on giant inflatable boobs is the hit attraction of a hot and steamy New York summer.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government

The Item

Thousands appear for NYC firefighter's funeral

Thousands of uniformed firefighters from across the country gathered Thursday for the funeral of a fireman labeled "a true hero" by the mayor.

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Related Topix: New York Government, Fire

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WHEC-TV Rochester

The history of tornadoes in New York State

Governor Andrew Cuomo is coming under fire for something he said during a visit to central New York.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Weather, Madison County, NY, Corfu, NY

CBC News

Sobriety coaches better known south of the border

Sobriety coaches have reportedly aided Lindsay Lohan, Matthew Perry and Owen Wilson in the past.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Drugs, Medicine, Alcoholism, Health,

Business Journal

As it turns out, Lyft is in trouble with New York state, too

New York state's top financial services regulator has ordered the car-sharing service Lyft to stop operating in the state, claiming in a June 8 letter the deep-pocketed San Francisco startup is violating numerous laws, acting in bad faith and maybe causing car insurance rates to rise statewide.

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Cybercast News Service

Quest for Medal of Honor for Ny Wwi hero continues

Nearly 100 years after he single-handedly fought off a German attack and saved a comrade from capture despite suffering serious wounds, Sgt.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McHugh, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charles Schumer, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, History in the News, African-American

Bangkok Post

Bangkok gets cheaper for expats

Bangkok has become a markedly cheaper place for expatriates to live in the past year, according to Mercer LLC's annual list of the world's most-expensive cities.

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Related Topix: World News, Angola, Japan, China, Asia

Spenborough Guardian

Kirkstall Abbey to light up with Classical Fantasia

The Cistercian ruins of a much loved abbey in Leeds are once again set to host an outdoor classical musical event to remember.

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Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Arts, Opera, Classical, Andrea Bocelli, Award, Recreational Vehicle

Brandon Sun

New York cemetery builds plots so jazz fans can be buried near their favourite musicians

At The Woodlawn Cemetery in New York City, so many jazz enthusiasts want to be buried near the graves of such greats as Miles Davis and Duke Ellington that the cemetery is developing new plots to meet the demand.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Miles Davis, Jazz, Duke Ellington, Celia Cruz, Latin

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