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1 hr ago | The Raw Story
The mother of a South Carolina teenager who says he was ordered to remove his makeup for his driver's license photograph filed suit on Tuesday against the state's Department of Motor Vehicles on civil rights grounds.
1 hr ago | ThinkProgress
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is heavily favored to win reelection this November.
1 hr ago | Switched
Most New York City voters want to play host to the 2016 Democratic National Convention, according to a poll released on Tuesday, a week after a city police union raised safety concerns and urged organizers to shop for another venue.
3 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver
Late last week, the Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance recognized the nearly 1 million children who benefit from the state's child support program.
3 hrs ago | ProPublica
Barry Kamins, a senior New York judge under investigation for ethical misconduct, is back on the bench while his case is handled in secret.
4 hrs ago | Public Power
New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Aug. 26 announced a first-of-its-kind competition launching this fall to support resiliency and clean energy projects in the state.
5 hrs ago | Examiner.com
As the summer winds fade to fall colors, the weeks ahead are shaping up with these exciting events, ready to be enjoyed after Labor Day.
5 hrs ago | New York Magazine
Carolina Herrera may be a New Yorker, but that doesn't mean she is a cheerleader for New York style.
5 hrs ago | KXVO
But did you know that magician who co-hosts the Mysteries of New York Ghost Walk , a guided tour through the city's mysterious, unusual and supernatural history.
8 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com
Despite a promising start featuring one of the finest opening scenes of the year, 'Hungry Hearts' doesn't quite push on.
Steve Young's old high school is cut out of a dense wooded area, nestled in an exclusive enclave known for its wealth and celebrity, both things Young has actively shunned during his lifetime.
The number of people who died from unintentional heroin overdoses in New York City last year was the highest in a decade, according to data released last week by the city's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Italian auteur Saverio Costanzo clearly has a thing for horror-romance. Following his 2010 The Solitude of Prime Numbers, a psychological drama about two damaged souls who connect, comes an even weirder love story between a young New Yorker and an eccentric Italian girl, whose very different ideas about parenting precipitate an alarming crisis over ... (more)
If you're living in New York and have been dying to get your hands on a pair of the Reebok ZJet sneakers, with the #ReebokHDS campaign, it's extremely easy to have the shoes delivered to your door.
I've lived in New York for almost 20 years and this morning was the first time I was polled for a primary election.
On October 23, 2014, the New York Police & Fire Widows' & Children's Benefit Fund will hold its 29th Annual Gala at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City honoring William A. Ackman, Founder and CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management, LP, for his loyal and steadfast support of the nonprofit organization.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 02:41 pm
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