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1 hr ago | SFGate

Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Dressed as a horse, Lisa Jablow, center, a member of NYCLASS which opposes use of carriage horses in New York City, joins other animal rights activists outside actor Liam Neeson's home on Saturday, April 19, 2014 to protest his stance on the continued use of carriage horses in Central Park and certain roads around the city.

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Related Topix: Taken, Thriller, Drama Movies, Horror Movies, Liam Neeson, Celebrities, Activism, Animal Rights, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

5 hrs ago | NY1

NYer of the Week: Kate Brashares Grows Kids' Knowledge of Fresh Food Choices

The New York State Department of Health says nearly 35 percent of city students are obese or overweight, and this week's New Yorker of the Week wants to change that by bringing gardens and kitchens to schools.

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

9 hrs ago | York Press

Fancy a deep fried Easter egg?

Kim Barker and Max Potts, managing partners at Drakes, pictured with the deep fried Easter egg now on sale as part of their chocolate menu Picture Frank Dwyer SCOTTISH fish and chip shops may have created battered Mars bars - but now a York chippie has gone one better with a special seasonal treat: deep fried Easter eggs.

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13 hrs ago | York Press

TWO men have fled the scene after a car crash in York which knocked a lamp-post over.

The men, who were in their twenties, are reported to have disappeared after the crash in Water Lane between Clifton Moor Gate and Burdyke Avenue at 7.15am.

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13 hrs ago | York Press

Open manhole almost killed me', says cyclist

Ashley Cook with the open manhole cover in Gale Lane in York that brought him off his bicycle when he collided with it.

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15 hrs ago | York Press

School accidents cost City of York Council 15k

COMPENSATION amounting to A 15,350 has been paid out by City of York Council after children were injured while in school.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Brooklynian

Most Recent Comment

Have you noticed the faux charity donation bins popping up on the North Crown Hts sidewalks on your walk to the subways? Well they are really for profit companies.

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EETimes

Re: There are bagels and then there are bagels

When I first moved from Brooklyn to north of Boston in 1971, I lived in the far north, near the New Hampshire line.

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Related Topix: New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Food, Deli Food, Bread, Baked Goods

Townhall

Why Did a News Outlet Cancel This Church's Easter Ad?

A New York City news organization has apologized after it canceled a church's advertising campaign promoting its Easter Sunday services - just three days before Good Friday.

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Cool Hunting

The New York Pizza Project: Native New Yorkers pound the pavement in...

Once synonymous with New York , family-run pizza shops are an endangered species these days as more and more owners are force to shutter their stores to make room for the city's ubiquitous dollar-a-slice chains.

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The New York Observer

Morning Politics: 'Assumptions Based on Photographs'

The Daily News reports that NYCLASS founder Steve Nislick muttered a violent comment while speaking to a handler: "The founder of NYCLASS clearly has NO class.

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Engadget

My connected home turned me into a spy and an addict

Like any responsible New Yorker, I've entrusted a copy of my apartment keys to a close friend.

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Alabama Live

Wine not? Former New Yorkers to open wine bar in heart of downtown Mobile

MOBILE, Alabama - Since they moved their belongings from New York City to Mobile in a U-Haul truck last July, Margo Alderton and Andre Lotz have been initiated into everything Mobile, from BayFest to Mardi Gras.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

'Horseless E-Carriage' Debuts in Time for NY Auto Show

As New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio tries to ban horse-drawn carriages in the city, an animal advocacy group is pushing an alternative to the tourist attraction with "Horseless eCarriages."

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York Press

Public inquiry to be held into plans for 102 new homes at Strensall

CONTROVERSIAL plans to build more than 100 homes on fields at Strensall , near York, are to go to a public inquiry.

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National Public Radio

NYC To Change Maligned Sandy Rebuilding Program

Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled a sweeping report Thursday that examined New York City's recovery progress from Superstorm Sandy and promised to reform a much-maligned program that was supposed to rebuild wrecked homes.

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The Beaumont Enterprise

Salsa legend dies in car crash at 78

Cheo Feliciano receives the 2008 Lifetime Achievement Award from The Latin Recording Academy presented at the Hobby Center for Performing Arts on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008, in Houston.

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Examiner.com

Sometimes New Yorkers need an escape

The world's leading sculpture park, with visitors from around the world is the unique attraction of Storm King Art Center .

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Switched

8 Things Even New Yorkers Don't Know About New York City

Most New Yorkers know their city used to be called New Amsterdam and was once super seedy and brothel-filled, but did you know that once upon a time, hammy beasts roamed the city's streets, stoners had their own grassy jungles and dead bodies were frolicked upon by New Yorkers every day? Actually, that last one still happens... and you've probably ... (more)

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Long Island Business News

New York political leader Basil Paterson dies

Paterson served as a state senator, deputy New York City mayor and New York's first black secretary of state.

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