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  1. NYC sets affordable homes record: 24,500 financed in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | SFGate

    Jasper Hurst, 79, right, show keys he received from Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, after he signed a lease inside his new affordable apartment, Tuesday Jan. 16, 2018, at the Cypress Hills Senior Residences in Brooklyn, New York. less Jasper Hurst, 79, right, show keys he received from Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, after he signed a lease inside his new affordable apartment, Tuesday Jan. 16, 2018, at the Cypress Hills Senior Residences in ... more Jasper Hurst, 79, right, show keys he received from Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, after he signed a lease inside his new affordable apartment, Tuesday Jan. 16, 2018, at the Cypress Hills Senior Residences in Brooklyn, New York.

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  2. A Holocaust museum in Brooklyn focuses on faith, survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | SFGate

    In this Wednesday Jan. 10, 2018, photo, Dovid Reidel, Director of Research & Archive Division of the Amud Aish Memorial Museum, in Brooklyn, N.Y., shows plea for rescue, left, that was smuggled out of France's Vittel internment camp on a coat lining in 1944, and the 1942 diary of Dr. Hillel Seidman, written in the Warsaw Ghetto, both part of the museum's collection. The museum focuses on Jewish religious practice and the role of faith during the Holocaust.

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  3. Plan to relieve Manhattan gridlock with tolls gains momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | SFGate

    In this Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 photo, traffic is seen making it's way across 42nd Street in New York. A proposal to make part Manhattan a toll zone, where drivers would be charged to drive into the most congested neighborhoods, is gaining momentum, despite continuing criticism from lawmakers representing car-heavy parts of Brooklyn and Queens.

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  4. Sara Bareilles Joins NBC's - Jesus Christ Superstar' as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | SFGate

    Sara Bareilles has joined the cast of NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert" as Mary Magdalene, the network announced on Saturday. Bareilles, star and composer of the Broadway adaptation of "Waitress," joins John Legend and Alice Cooper in the live musical set to air on Easter Sunday, April 1. Legend will play Jesus in the rock opera about the final week of the Biblical figure's life.

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  5. 3 cars on Amtrak train with 311 passengers derail, none hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | SFGate

    Three cars on an Amtrak train carrying more than 300 people from Miami to New York derailed in snowy Savannah, Georgia, but no injuries were reported, Amtrak said early Thursday. Amtrak spokesman Jason Abrams said the Silver Meteor train No.

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  6. 7 fun, free things to do in New York City on New Year's Eve...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 30 | SFGate

    The city is home to the world-famous Times Square ball drop, where last year more than two million people gathered in the chilly air to watch live performances and count down to midnight. And it's free.

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  7. Open-air markets a holiday marathon for artists, retailersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, photo, Julie Siegmund, of Carnelian Knoll, looks at some of her earrings at her booth at the Union Square Holiday Market, in New York. At the holiday markets that pop up annually, many of the booths are staffed by artisans hoping to make a significant portion of their revenue or to get visibility that will translate into sales other times of the year.

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  8. John Legend to Play Jesus in NBC's - Jesus Christ Superstar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | SFGate

    Good God: John Legend is set to play Jesus in NBC's upcoming live TV musical adaptation of "Jesus Christ Superstar Live." The R&B star will join Alice Cooper - the production's previously announced King Herod - in the Easter Sunday rock opera.

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  9. Jay-Z stops Oakland concert to hug a cancer survivorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | SFGate

    Jay-Z performs on his "4:44" Tour at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto on Nov. 22, 2017. Jay-Z performs on his "4:44" Tour at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto on Nov. 22, 2017.

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  10. Bangladeshis worry they'll pay price for NYC subway bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | SFGate

    Bangladeshi immigrant Sultan Ahmed gestures as he speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, in the Kensington neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of New York. Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi immigrant, was arrested in a botched suicide bombing in an underground passageway between Times Square - the city's busiest subway station - and the bustling Port Authority Bus Terminal.

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  11. Bomber inspired by ISIS Christmas attacks, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | SFGate

    In a photo provided by the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission, Akayed Ullah. Ullah, 27, is in police custody after setting off a pipe bomb strapped to his body during the morning rush hour on Monday, deep inside one of ManhattanA A's busiest commuter corridors on Dec. 11, 2017, the police said.

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  12. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse': First Look at Miles...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | SFGate

    "Enter a universe where more than one wears the mask," teases Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation's "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse " newly-released The teaser trailer shows a hooded, young Spider-Man wandering a bustling, noisy, dark city then perched on the side of a towering building. As music sets the tone with lyrics saying "I'm coming home," he back dives, rocketing to earth.

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  13. Steinle memorial tied to white supremacists removed by SFRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | SFGate

    Passersby on Pier 14 in San Francisco on December 1, 2017, in front of a memorial erected the previous evening by a group identifying itself as "alt-right" following the acquittal of Garcia Zarate for the murder of Kate Steinle on July 15, 2015. less Passersby on Pier 14 in San Francisco on December 1, 2017, in front of a memorial erected the previous evening by a group identifying itself as "alt-right" following the acquittal of Garcia Zarate for the ... more Kat Egan, of Brooklyn, New York, pauses to look at a memorial for Kate Steinle at Pier 14 on Friday, December 1, 2017 in San Francisco, Calif.

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  14. SF defends the verdict; #BoycottSanFrancisco goes viralRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2017 | SFGate

    Kat Egan, of Brooklyn, New York, pauses to look at a memorial for Kate Steinle at Pier 14 on Friday, December 1, 2017 in San Francisco, Calif. Much of the shrine appeared to have been started by a self-proclaimed A'alt-rightA' group.

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  15. Prosecutors Want - Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's Wu-Tang...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | SFGate

    Notorious "pharma bro" Martin Shkreli, who came to fame for jacking up the price on a critical AIDS medication, was told by U.S. prosecutors on Friday he has to forfeit $7.4 million in assets - which could include "Once Upon a Time in Shaolin," his one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang album. The 34-year-old ex-pharmaceutical entrepreneur was convicted in August of defrauding investors of more than $11 million between 2009 and 2014.

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  16. Aaron Judge gets 10 votes for New York City mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Oct. 21, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees' Aaron Judge waits to hit before Game 7 of baseball's American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros in Houston. A unanimous winner of the AL Rookie of the Year Award and runner-up in Most Valuable Player voting, Aaron Judge also received ballots in another election: for New York City mayor.

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  17. NYC launches new tourism campaign: True York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | SFGate

    This undated photo provided by NYC & Company shows a display in Stockholm, Sweden, of an ad from a new campaign to promote tourism in New York City. The campaign is called "True York City" and the ad shows the phrase "Famous Original New York City."

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  18. Survey: New York factories grow at slower pace in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | SFGate

    This April 28, 2017, file photo shows a worker at Li-Lac Chocolates' factory in Industry City in the Brooklyn borough of New York. On Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, the Federal Reserve of New York releases its November survey of manufacturers in the state.

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  19. NY Cosmos stand in way of SF Deltas' storybook finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | SFGate

    San Francisco Deltas forward Tommy Heinemann and the New York Cosmos Dejan Jakovica fight for a header at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco, CA on April 29, 2017. San Francisco Deltas forward Tommy Heinemann and the New York Cosmos Dejan Jakovica fight for a header at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco, CA on April 29, 2017.

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  20. G-Eazy takes stand against Trump during Band Together Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | SFGate

    Bay Area rapper G-Eazy is seen inside his dressing room before performing for a packed audience at Outside Lands Music Festival on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015. The rapper performed at Bay Area Band together on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017.

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