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  1. Serial bank robber loose in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Examiner.com

    He is believed to be approximately 6'0" tall and 200 to 250 pounds. He wears glasses and a baseball cap, usually of a sports team, during the robberies.

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  2. Waldorf wedding reception interrupted by gunfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Examiner.com

    A guest at a wedding reception at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City got a little too excited and began playing with a gun around 7:30 last evening and ended up wounding 5 people, including one woman who was grazed in the head. Others received minor injuries after being sprayed by flying chards of glass and treated at Bellevue Hospital Center and Mount Sinai St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital, according to city fire officials.

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  3. NY New York: New York! New York! Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Examiner.com

    Even the Weekend Traveler likes to grab additional days for a vacation, so recently my husband and I flew to New York . What's not to love about the Big Apple? It's high energy, a great walking city, has wonderful neighborhoods, terrific food and yes, even friendly people.

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  4. This week: Pet Adoption Event at East Elmhurst, QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    This week families in Western Queens can attend a pet adoption event in East Elmhurst, rally for their local libraries at Queens Library 's Jackson Heights Branch, attend both a family singalong and Open Play Night in Astoria, and more. Description: Animal Care & Control of NYC's Mobile Adoption Center will be at Petco in East Elmhurst with some lovable cats and dogs looking to get adopted.

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  5. NYC Musical Saw Festival happening May 30 2015 in Astoria New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The 11th New York City Musical Saw Festival is happening on May 30, 2015 in Astoria, New York at the Trinity Lutheran Church . If you are not familiar with this type of musical event, then take notes - musical notes that is.

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  6. Bill Clinton receives award from Tina's Wish and interview with Andrew BrozmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Tina's Wish honored President Bill Clinton with the Inaugural Global Women's Health Award at a reception held on April 14, 2015, at 6 p.m. at the Waldorf Astoria New York. The event was the first time Bill Clinton made a public appearance after wife Hillary Clinton officially launched her presidential campaign.

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  7. Where movies and TV shows are filming around the country todayRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2009 | Examiner.com

    The Other Guys signs spotted at Broome St & Lafayette and on Crosby St and Spring St in SoHo . Signs also spotted near Columbus Circle.

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  8. Tina's Wish to honor President Bill Clinton with Women's Health Award in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Tina's Wish is honoring President Bill Clinton with the Inaugural Global Women's Health Award at a reception on Tues., April 14, 2015, at 6 p.m. at the Waldorf Astoria New York . Tina's Wish is the only nonprofit organization dedicated to exclusively fund research for the early detection of ovarian cancer .

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  9. Discovering the Fusion of Art & Flavor in New York's QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Said to be the new frontier where global flavors and art converge, earlier this year Lonely Planet shocked many by announcing Queens as the must-visit U.S. destination of 2015. New York City 's humble neighbor and overlooked borough seemed to shy away from the attention like a lovable nerd suddenly being voted prom queen.

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  10. Queens' Library opens new Children's Learning Center in its Broadway branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Council Member Van Bramer celebrates the opening of Broadway Library's new Children's Learning Center with students from some local area schools. On February 11, Queens Library 's Broadway branch unveiled its new state-of-the-art Children's Learning Center to the public.

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  11. Montreal to New York City Via Blount Small Ship Adventure Cruise- Part:Three NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The ending of a long vacation, maybe the most memorable part. For the ending of my two week Blount Small Ship Adventure Cruise , I chose to remain in the final destination port of New York City .

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  12. The YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund 2015 gala: A toast to innovative excellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    This past Wednesday, The YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund 2015 gala took place at the Waldorf Astoria New York in Midtown Manhattan. The YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund, which is comprised of top fashion influencers, strives to advance the fashion industry by encouraging gifted and enterprising young people to pursue careers in design, merchandising, retailing and business.

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  13. Culinary excellence endures at the Waldorf Astoria NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The iconic Waldorf Astoria New York hotel-world-renowned for five-star accommodations and premier amenities-is notorious for its impeccable standards whereby luxury and refinement reign supreme in all that it offers. This includes the property's award-winning food and beverage program that has stood the test of time, making itself as relevant and revered today as in storied years past.

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  14. Pet company helps keep Queens roadways clean.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    It may not be Earth Day, but In Home Pet Services, Inc., is helping the local environment by providing litter pick up within the Queens community, every day. Local pet sitting company, In Home Pet Services, Inc., is helping the Queens environment by providing litter removal for a mile on the southbound section of the Clearview Expressway.

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  15. Art Deco Mailboxes: Never stamp out a second look at these gorgeous gemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Who would ever think mailboxes and their chutes were once as essential to the operation of any major hotel, office, civic or residential building as the front door? Don't stamp out that thought. And though, in our era of instant communication and overnight delivery, traditional mailboxes are not the necessity they once were, their history and development mark a fascinating period in our country's architectural history.

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  16. Free kid thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Enjoy some FUN and FREE things to do with your family this weekend. Enjoy this amazing season and do and see some amazing things.

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  17. Committee to Protect Journalists protects their ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Four journalists from Burma, Iran, Russia and South Africa who have faced violence, imprisonment and censorship will be honored with the Committee to Protect Journalists' 2014 International Press Freedom Awards. These four awardees are Burmese journalist Aung Zaw, founder and editor-in-chief of The Irrawaddy, Siamak Ghaderi, an Iranian freelance journalist and former editor and reporter for the Islamic Republic's official news agency IRNA, Mikhail Zygar, editor-in-chief for the Russian Independent TV channel Dozhd, and Ferial Haffajee, editor in chief of City Press in South Africa.

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  18. New York City hotel spotlight featuring Waldorf Towers and The PierreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Always at the top of the list for travelers around the world, New York City has something to offer everyone who embarks on this spectacular city. Explore Museums and Art Galleries by day and take-in one of the award winning shows on Broadway at night; or simply spend the day shopping the boutiques in SoHo, Meatpacking District or upper Madison Avenue and then take-on the world-class shopping along the celebrated 5th Avenue.

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