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  1. Shelly Silver's other offensesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | New York Daily News

    As former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver awaits sentencing for fraud, bribery and extortion, his friends, family and allies will no doubt send correspondence to the judge in the case, Valerie Caproni, pleading for mercy and describing various good deeds the longtime politician did for the public over the years. Under federal guidelines, a sentencing judge is allowed to consider any relevant bad conduct by a defendant that never made it into the case.

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  2. CARIBBEAT: The "Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami" documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Stunning, sensual Grace Jones, seen in Paris in 2016, is the subject the documentary "Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami," which is debuting in the U.S. The documentary "Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami" opened in New York theaters last week - offering an intimate look at the Jamaica-born superstar who morphed from a supermodel into a singer/actress for more than four decades. The Sophie Fiennes-directed film looks beyond the performer's imaginative costumes, sensuality and gender-bending mystique to detail of the many parts that makeup Jones, who has also been a wife and mother.

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  3. Cops cuff 14 protesters urging Schumer to condemn Gaza violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | New York Daily News

    A member of the group Jewish Voices for Peace was arrested as the group held an impromptu protest outside of Sen. Schumer's Midtown office on Thursday. The group Jewish Voices for Peace held the demonstration outside the New York senator's Third Ave. office near E. 49th St. about 9 a.m. Roughly 40 people showed up holding signs and lambasting Schumer for keeping silent on the killings by Israeli forces during a month-long Palestinian protest in the Gaza Strip.

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  4. Meet the 'everything bagel' lobster rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | New York Daily News

    North River Lobster Company - the floating lobster shack that sets sail from Pier 81 at W. 41st St. and 12th Ave. off the west side of Manhattan - is back for the season. Guests get access to board for the day for $10, then food and drinks are a la carte.

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  5. Buenos Aires buzzing with new global flavors in eateries and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | New York Daily News

    If steak-and-tango kitsch is your thing, you'll still find it in Buenos Aires. But there's a thrilling new side of the Argentine capital.

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  6. Nor'easter causes death of L.I. woman, likely blizzard in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | New York Daily News

    A wicked spring nor'easter whipped into the New York area Wednesday with a too-familiar litany of horrors: A Long Island woman killed in a weather-related car wreck, hundreds of canceled flights and another mass transit mess. The powerful storm dubbed Toby, with winds gusting up to 40 miles per hour, was the fourth to hit the city in the first 21 days of March - this time with a threat of up to 18 inches of snow as the nor'easter picked up power into the evening.

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  7. Tourist loses ID, money and nearly life after vanishing in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Sabirjon Akhmedov is pictured in bed at St. Luke's Hospital with his daughter Feruza Akhmedova and Dr. Ayesha Arif , who solved the mystery of his identity. An Uzbek tourist, after missing a bus from Chinatown to Ohio, lost his way, his identity - and nearly his life.

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  8. City lobbyists collected record $95.6M in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Lobbyist James Capalino lost his spot as top-earner after being tied to several investigations into de Blasio's administration. It was another banner year for city lobbyists - but Mayor de Blasio's pal James Capalino lost his spot atop the pack.

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  9. Nor'easter slams east coast with snow, strong winds, heavy rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | New York Daily News

    A woman walks in falling snow during the morning commute in the Lower East Side during a winter nor'easter in New York City, U.S., March 2, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly An "intense" nor'easter slammed the east coast Friday with a mix of icy rain, snow and frigid winds - causing hundreds of cancellations, flooded roads and a dangerous morning commute.

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  10. Craic Fest celebrates Irish ancestry through music and filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Shortly before the turn of the century, Terence Mulligan imagined an event for the ages: One with music, film and a nod to his ancestral Irish home. When the Craic Fest returns this coming Saturday, the New York celebration of the old sod will mark its 20th anniversary - much to Mulligan's delight.

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  11. Model and blogger Eileen Kelly blames Airbnb for bedbug nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | New York Daily News

    "Killer and a Sweet Thing" sex blogger and model Eileen Kelly is fuming at Airbnb, after she says she was devoured by the bloodsucking insects in a rental she checked into last Thursday. Kelly also claims that the dozens of bug bites all over her body and face cost her a modeling job that she was slated to shoot in New York this week.

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  12. Kaepernick announces celebrity friends to match 10 $10G donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | New York Daily News

    After pledging to make $100,000 donations until he reaches a total of $1 million, Kaepernick announced on Wednesday that his final donation would come in the form of a 10-day initiative, in which he'll donate $10,000 to an organization that a celebrity will match. The first donation will be to Silicon Valley De-Bug - a story-telling, community organizing, and advocacy organization based in San JosA , Calif.

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  13. Kaepernick to announce final donation for million-dollar pledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | New York Daily News

    After pledging to donate $100,000 every month for 10 months until he reaches a total of $1 million, Kaepernick will announce where he will donate his last six-figure check to on Wednesday, according to his Twitter account. "Tomorrow, I'll be announcing the final $100,000 to complete my Million Dollar Pledge.

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  14. Ring in the New Year at these New York bars and restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Ready to bid farewell to 2017? Do so with a celebratory meal, fancy rooftop soiree or giant dance party at these restaurants and bars to give 2018 the delicious, boozy start it deserves. Stunning views of Manhattan? Check.

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  15. Pushcart war fought beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Mayor de Blasio was right to pull the plug on a hastily concocted City Council bill to regulate street vendors. The issue has far more complexity and history than most New Yorkers realize, and deserves an in-depth civic discussion to fix problems that have been around, literally, for centuries.

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  16. Trump's CFRB mess plunging country into 'regulatory chaos': suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | New York Daily News

    President Trump's handling of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has thrown financial institutions across the country "into a state of regulatory chaos," a new lawsuit alleges. Trump, according to a Manhattan Federal Court lawsuit filed Tuesday, "has attempted an illegal hostile takeover of the" bureau after its director, Richard Cordray, announced his resignation Nov. 24. While Cordray appointed his deputy, Leandra English, as acting director about 2:30 p.m. that day, Trump appointed his budget director, Mick Mulvaney, for the position about 8:50 p.m., court papers state.

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  17. MTA teams up with Only NY to brand agency's logos on apparelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | New York Daily News

    The Metropolitan Transportation Authority cut a licensing deal with the streetwear brand Only NY to use the transit agency's iconic logos and designs on apparel this season. Starting Thursday, stylish commuters can buy MTA-branded apparel online and at Only NY's 176 Stanton Ave. store on a Lower East Side.

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  18. Wife of Australian diplomat 'absolutely shattered' by his deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Julian Simpson, 30, died Wednesday when he fell from the couple's seventh-floor terrace in the Lower East Side while playing the "trust game" with his brother-in-law. The widow of an Australian diplomat expressed heartbreak Thursday after her husband plunged to his death from their Manhattan terrace.

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  19. NYC still vulnerable to storms 5 years after Hurricane SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Hurricane Sandy not only destroyed lives and homes, it also ripped away a facade of security, exposing critical deficiencies that have to be fortified if New York is to survive the next big storm. Sea levels are rising, storms are growing stronger and hitting with more frequency and the damage they leave behind is becoming more costly, experts say.

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  20. NYC still behind on restoration projects 5 years after SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Five years after the wild night Hurricane Sandy roared into town and tore up large swaths of the city, the fix is not yet in. Billions of taxpayer dollars worth of rebuilding projects are still slogging along, with expected completion dates one, two or - in some cases - even five years away.

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