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  1. NYC PLanner for May 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | News Times

    Dynamic duo: A show of work from 1969-1976 by the British sculptors known as Gilbert & George just opened at the Museum of Modern Art , 11 W. 53rd St. It's the first American museum show in 30 years dedicated to "this defining decade." $25-$14.

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  2. Hundreds march across Brooklyn Bridge for stricter gun lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | News Times

    Beth Hegarty, a Sandy Hook Elementary School mother who happened to be inside the school the day of the shooting with her three daughters, all of whom survived, marches over the Brooklyn bridge during the third annual Brooklyn bridge march and rally to end gun violence Saturday, May 9, 2015, in New York. Organizers said the proliferation of guns results in an average of more than 80 deaths a day across the country.

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  3. UConn guard Samuel to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | News Times

    UConn sophomore guard Terrence Samuel has been granted his release from the basketball program and will transfer at the end of the current semester. In two years at UConn, Samuel appeared in 65 games, starting eight, and averaged 3.0 points, 1.7 rebounds, and 1.2 assists per game.

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  4. 'Urban Sediments' set for Stamford galleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | News Times

    A new show of multi-media work by Brooklyn artist Etty Yaniv - "Urban Sediments" - opens May 11 at the art gallery at the Stamford campus of the University of Connecticut. Artist Etty Yaniv works on one of the giant, multi-media pieces in "Urban Sediments," a forthcoming show at the UConn Stamford gallery.

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  5. Evening of belly dance in NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | News Times

    The 18th Annual Evening of Bellydance, featuring Tava, center, will take place at the Factory Underground Studios in Norwalk, Conn., on Saturday, May 2, 2015. "They are an innovative mix of flamenco, psychedelic rock, hip-hop and punk," said professional belly dancer Tava Naiyin , describing Beatbox Guitar, the Brooklyn, N.Y., band that will accompany her Saturday, May 2, at Tava's 18th annual Evening of Belly Dance.

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  6. Broadway star attempts crossover to televisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | News Times

    The new TV Land series from "Sex and the City" creator Darren Star features Broadway star Sutton Foster as a 40-year-old woman who pretends to be 26 to get a publishing job. Foster's co-stars are Miriam Shor, Hilary Duff and Debi Mazar.

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  7. Judge to review conviction in Fairfield U. athlete's killingRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | News Times

    Mark Fisher, a former Fairfield University student athlete was killed in Brooklyn, N.Y. Lawyers for John Giuca, who was convicted of the 2003 killing, filed a motion asking a judge to vacate Giuca's murder conviction. Mark Fisher, a former Fairfield University student athlete was killed in Brooklyn, N.Y. Lawyers for John Giuca, who was convicted of the 2003 killing, filed a motion asking a judge to vacate Giuca's murder conviction.

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  8. Avant-garde Gabriel Kahane teams with GBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | News Times

    Versatile musician Gabriel Kahane teams with the Greater Bridgeport Symphony and Maestro Eric Jacobsen at the kick-off of the spring season on Saturday, March 14, at the Klein Memorial Auditorium. Versatile musician Gabriel Kahane teams with the Greater Bridgeport Symphony and Maestro Eric Jacobsen at the kick-off of the spring season on Saturday, March 14, at the Klein Memorial Auditorium.

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  9. Hall and Oates sue over Haulin' OatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | News Times

    In this May 20, 2008 file photo, Daryl Hall, left, and John Oates, recipients of BMI Icons awards, pose together before the 56th annual BMI Pop Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. The pop music duo has sued Brooklyn, N.Y. based Early Bird Foods in federal court.

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  10. For Northeast, a brutal winter redefines 'enough is enough'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | News Times

    A pedestrian and cyclist join vehicles on Flatbush Avenue during a slushy snowfall in the Brooklyn borough of New York on Thursday, March 5, 2015. Northeasterners are enduring one of the coldest, snowiest seasons in decades.

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  11. 2 appear in NY court on charges they sought to join IS groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | News Times

    A Homeland Security police officer, left, joins a Federal Court policeman, right, as security is enhanced during the arraignment of two men on terrorism related charges, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Brooklyn, N.Y. The men were arrested along with a third man Wednesday on charges of plotting to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group and wage war against the U.S. New York Police Department Commissioner William Bratton, right, and Diego Rodriguez, assistant director in charge of the FBI's New York field office, speak to reporters during a news conference at police headquarters, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in New York, regarding three men who were arrested on charges of plotting to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group and wage war against the U.S. .Akhror Saidakhmetov was arrested at Kennedy Airport, where he was attempting to board a flight to Istanbul, authorities said.

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  12. Newtown native lands juicy 'Bad Jews' roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | News Times

    Newtown native Keilly McQuail has returned to her home state to appear in "Bad Jews" which starts performances Feb. 18 at Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven. Keilly McQuail is playing an intense and devoutly religious young woman who provokes her family members, after a funeral, in "Bad Jews" at Long Wharf Theatre, starting Feb. 18. The company of Long Wharf Theatre's new production "Bad Jews" was photographed before an early rehearsal.

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  13. Blizzard howls its way into Boston but largely spares NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | News Times

    Fishing boats ride out the storm at dock in Scituate, Mass., Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. The winter storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast early Tuesday, pounding parts of coastal New Jersey northward through Maine with high winds and heavy snow.

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  14. Ap Photos: a selection of Northeast snowstorm imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | News Times

    A woman crosses a mostly empty 42nd Street in Times Square, New York, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. More than 35 million people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearsome storm swirled in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days.

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  15. Aldrich event explores colorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | News Times

    Color is all around us. But have you ever wondered why blue is most popular in the United States, while red is favored in much of Asia? Or why yellow denotes cowardice and green, envy? What about your own preferences? Most everyone has a favorite color.

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  16. Hundreds honor former NY governor at wakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | News Times

    They shivered for hours Monday, waiting to pay final respects to Gov. Mario M. Cuomo, more than a thousand strong in mink coats and greasy winter parkas, from the gritty outer boroughs and gleaming skyscrapers of Manhattan a thick slice of the "family of New York" in the governor's ringing phrase.

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  17. Thousands of officers again turn backs on NY mayor at officer's funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | News Times

    Thousands of city police officers turned their backs Sunday as they watched Mayor Bill de Blasio eulogize an officer shot dead with his partner, repeating a stinging display of scorn for the mayor despite entreaties from the police commissioner not to do so. The show of disrespect came outside the funeral home where Officer Wenjian Liu was remembered as an incarnation of the American dream: a man who had immigrated at age 12 and devoted himself to helping others in his adopted country.

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  18. AP Essay: A kid from Queens who became NY governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | News Times

    Mario Cuomo loved to tell the story of how his father, an immigrant from Italy, lost his business in the Wall Street Crash of 1929. A joke, of course.

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  19. Commissioner urges respect at NYC officer's wakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | News Times

    As thousands of mourners prepare to attend the wake and funeral of a second New York City police officer killed in an ambush shooting, police Commissioner William Bratton is urging the rank and file to refrain from making political statements. "A hero's funeral is about grieving, not grievance," Bratton says in a memo to be read to all commands at roll calls on Saturday, the day Officer Wenjian Liu will be remembered during a wake.

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  20. South Dakota's Jewish community small, tight-knitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | News Times

    The first Jews to settle in what is now South Dakota established themselves in Deadwood during the Gold Rush more than 150 years ago, finding a niche selling hardware, groceries, dry goods and more. By 1920, the state was home to some 1,300 Jews.

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