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  1. Cops pack hearing of teen who dragged officer with carRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Daily News

    A police union head said Wednesday that officers will be vigilantly watching every last development in the case of a Brooklyn teen who's charged with dragging an officer from a stolen vehicle. Punctuating the point, about 20 NYPD officers lined the aisles in a Brooklyn Supreme courtroom for a brief court appearance for 15-year-old Justin Murrell.

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  2. NYC man dies after brutal brawl with roommate over bathroom usageRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A Brooklyn man who got in a ferocious fight with his roommate over hogging the bathroom died days later - and his death has been ruled a homicide, officials said Wednesday. Mohammed Karim, 58, stabbed his roommate in the right thigh and got thumped on the head during the brawl inside their apartment on Coney Island Ave. near Glenwood Road in Midwood about 3:50 a.m. March 30, cops said.

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  3. School bus housing shower stalls offer free showers to homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Besides people living on the street, the showers will be open to day laborers, sex workers, people living in crowded conditions, and anyone else needing to get squeaky clean on the fly. A new mobile shower service will roam the streets of Brooklyn to help the homeless have a place to get clean.

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  4. N.Y. man arrested for stalking Arizona congresswomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New York Daily News

    U.S. Capitol Police arrested Amos Olagunju at Rep. Kyrsten Sinema's seventh-floor office in the Longworth House Office Building after her staff reported he demanded to meet with the lawmaker in person, WRC-TV reported citing a police affidavit. Olagunju, of Brooklyn, N.Y., has been stalking Sinema since 2014 despite warnings from police and two court injunctions not to contact the Democratic congresswoman.

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  5. CARIBBEAT: He gives big bucks for his Jamaican alma materRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | New York Daily News

    Groundbreaking in 2017 for the Noel Spencer Family Interscholastic Fitness Center, which is scheduled to open on the Melbourne Campus of Kingston College in February. For business owner Noel Spencer and many other Jamaicans living in the diaspora, thoughts of their island home - and their high school - are life-long undertakings.

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  6. Jan. 14: Big Oil, nice New Yorkers and the post officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | New York Daily News

    Elmhurst: Your "Fossil fuels, fossil fools" editorial misses the mark. The companies named in the city's lawsuit knew decades ago their products were feeding climate change and kept that information from the public.

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  7. Jan. 11: Oprah, sick passengers and mail deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | New York Daily News

    Yonkers: Oprah Winfrey has many wonderful qualities: intelligence, character, integrity, humility, compassion - qualities that Trump sorely lacks. But they have one thing in common: lack of experience.

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  8. Train pain continues as subway riders suffer more delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | New York Daily News

    Lingering problems with a signal between the 47-50 Sts./Rockefeller Center and Seventh Ave. stations caused delays on B, D, F, N, Q and R lines and several signal problems. The Rockefeller Center stop on Tuesday had an electrical short that caused smoke to enter the station.

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  9. Brooklyn pol charged with using funds for lavish trips, lingerieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | New York Daily News

    The Brooklyn politician was charged Tuesday with turning the nightmare aftermath of Hurricane Sandy into a money-making scheme by lying about the damage to her Brooklyn home. Harris looted tens of thousands of dollars in state and federal funds in several scams - and then tried to cover up her crimes, according to a newly-unsealed federal indictment.

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  10. Jan. 9: Golden Globes, union racism and first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | New York Daily News

    Brooklyn: At the recent Golden Globe Awards, actresses showed their solidarity and all dressed in black and wore a pin to address their concerns over gender and racial equality. Their point was diluted to some extent as they still chose to dress provocatively, and the fashion industry and the media was still falling over themselves to discuss how they dressed. 5 comments

  11. MTA testing new electric buses on city streets over 3-year periodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | New York Daily News

    The MTA is deploying 10 new electric buses for a three-year test drive on city streets, officials announced Monday. The 10 buses from two manufacturers - Proterra in Burlingame, Calif., and Nova Bus in Plattsburgh, N.Y. - will feature on board WiFi and USB ports.

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  12. Jan. 7: Murdered teens, the blizzard and TV newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 7 | New York Daily News

    Manhattan: Thank you for capturing the humanity of young men of color in your Jan. 3 article, "Pattern of tragedy." So often black and Latino men either are just seen as perpetrators of crime, or are even blamed for their own deaths.

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  13. Brooklyn fire leaves 3 injured, one in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | New York Daily News

    The blaze erupted inside a single-story house on E. 96th St. near Flatlands Ave. in Canarsie at 5:17 p.m. and quickly spread, the FDNY said. "The fire met us at the front door.

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  14. One person critically injured as fire engulfs Brooklyn homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | New York Daily News

    The blaze erupted inside the single-story home on E. 96th St. near Flatlands Ave. in Canarsie at 5:17 p.m., authorities said.

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  15. De Blasio ripped for downplaying NYCHA heating system breakdownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | New York Daily News

    Mayor de Blasio assured the city that NYCHA is fixing heating system breakdowns within hours as tenants keep sending the Public Advocate's office no-heat complaints. The mayor insisted Friday NYCHA was doing the best it could to tackle heating system breakdowns all over the city, but tenants at more than a dozen developments said otherwise.

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  16. Jan. 6: Prisons, taxes and JesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | New York Daily News

    Selden, L.I.: Gov. Cuomo is right on that prison reform is needed . After supporting someone through two years of incarceration in a New York State facility, it is more than apparent to me that some corrections officers are using their positions to abuse and degrade inmates.

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  17. Disgraced NY Rep. Grimm says he, Trump are 'witch hunt' victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | New York Daily News

    Disgraced New York congressman and convicted felon Michael Grimm, who's running for his old seat in this year's midterm election, said Friday that he can relate to President Trump's frustrations with the Russia investigation - because they're both victims of a "political witch hunt." The 47-year-old Queens native made the comments during an appearance on CNN that was supposed to focus on the public feud between Trump and Steve Bannon, but the conversation quickly turned heated and steered towards Grimm's checkered past, which includes a seven-month prison stint for felony tax fraud.

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  18. NYC Papa John's franchise to dish up $172G over wage violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | New York Daily News

    State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Friday continued to slice up Papa John's franchises for cheating workers out of wages. Schneiderman announced that Sandeep Singh, who owned three Papa John's franchises in Brooklyn, has agreed to pay $171,895 to more than 100 workers who were cheated out of wages.

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  19. New York braces for bone-chilling temperatures a day after stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | New York Daily News

    Men shovel snow on Broadway during the "Bomb Cyclone" which dumped 6-12 inches of snow on New York City on Thursday, January 4, 2018 in Brooklyn, New York. It also brought fierce winds.

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  20. Jan. 05: Trump's nukes, Obama's successes and happy IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | New York Daily News

    Brooklyn: In light of the latest round of threats made by the North Korean dictator and President Trump concerning each one's ability to press the nuclear button at will, it is time for the U.S. Congress to do something serious about this insanity before it is too late. I am calling on Congress, and that also means the acquiescent Republican Party, to censure this President for the sake of national security.

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