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  1. San Jose native Joey Chestnut claimed victory at Coney Island for the 11th time in 12 years.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    JULY 04: Joey Chestnut celebrates after winning the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest on July 4, 2018 in the Coney Island neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut set a Coney Island record, eating 74 hot dogs in 10 minutes.

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  2. Miki Sudo downs 37 dogs to win fifth straight Nathana s Famous July FourthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    For the fifth year in a row, Las Vegas super eater Miki Sudo took top prize at the Nathan's Famous July Fourth hot dog eating contest, downing 37 franks and buns in 10 minutes amid stifling humidity at the annual seaside competition. Sudo fell short of the 41 hot dogs she consumed last year but still beat out second-place finisher Mischelle Lesco of Tuscon, Arizona, who chowed down 28 wieners and buns.

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  3. Deal could restart stalled NYC Ferris wheel tourism projectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    It was a soaring idea, intended to put the city's least-populous, least-visited borough on the tourism map. But six years after it was announced, a plan to build one of the world's largest Ferris wheels on Staten Island is still stuck on the ground.

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  4. Public pays respects to Billy Graham, who died at age 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Family members of the Rev. Billy Graham gather at the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday.

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  5. The Latest: Etsy says policy bans Alaska Native ivory salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The online sales website Etsy says it can no longer allow Alaska Natives to sell such animal products as ivory. The company made the comments in response to criticism prompted by the cancellation of accounts held by Alaska Native artists who have been selling ivory and other animal parts that Etsy says are prohibited from the site.

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  6. Redevelopment project next to NY Mets' stadium is revivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A long-planned redevelopment project for a neighborhood of run-down car-repair shops next to the New York Mets' stadium is back on the drawing board. The New York Times reports that the administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio has struck a deal with developers for 1,100 apartments, a school, open space and retail in the Willets Point neighborhood next to Citi Field.

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  7. Congestion pricing: Driving in Manhattan could cost $11.52Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Motorists would have to shell out $11.52 to drive into the busiest parts of Manhattan under a new proposal commissioned by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo to ease traffic congestion and raise vital funds for mass transit. Trucks would pay even more - $25.34 - while taxi cabs, Uber rides and for-hire vehicles would be charged between $2 and $5 per ride.

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  8. Feds: Columbia U. affiliate's financial aid exec took bribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A former Columbia University financial aid official pocketed at least $350,000 by carrying out a decades-long scheme that dished out hundreds of thousands of dollars in financial aid in exchange for kickbacks from three students, authorities said in court papers released Thursday after the four women were arrested. Melanie Williams-Bethea, director of financial aid at Teachers College until last May, was charged with running the scam since 2008 with students she knew socially.

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  9. Ferry gets stuck on sandbar with 27 people aboard off NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Rescuers worked to evacuate 27 people from a ferry that got stuck on a sandbar on a frigid night Wednesday, the second stranding in a month for New York City's ferries. There were no reports of injuries on the rush-hour boat that got stuck around 6 p.m. in Jamaica Bay between Brooklyn and the Rockaway peninsula in Queens.

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  10. Some successful, and failed, attacks in NYC since 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Terrorists have struck, or tried to strike, New York City several times since the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. 3 comments

  11. Pipe bomb strapped to man explodes in NYC subway, injuring 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Police secure Eighth Avenue outside the Port Authority Bus Terminal following an explosion near New York's Times Square on Monday. Police said a man with a pipe bomb strapped to him set off the crude device in an underground passageway under 42nd Street between Seventh and Eighth Avenues.

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  12. Security tight for Thanksgiving parade in terror-wary NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    In this Nov. 24, 2016, file photo, New York Police counterterrorism personnel watch as the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade makes its way down Sixth Avenue in New York. After the deadly truck attack in Manhattan on every intersection along the 2 1/2-mile parade route that stretches from Central Park to the Macy's flagship store on 34th Street will be blocked to traffic.

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  13. Witness: Men accused of bribes negotiated sale to QatarisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A sports marketing company whose owners have been charged with bribing top soccer officials tried to negotiate a sale to an entity associated with Paris Saint-Germain team president Nasser Al-Khelaifi, a witness testified Tuesday in federal court. As the second week of testimony finished in the trial of three former presidents of South American governing bodies, the son of the ex-head of Ecuador's soccer federation gave an emotional account of how he laundered $2.8 million for his father, who is under house arrest in Quito after receiving a 10-year sentence for corruption.

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  14. NYC water main breaks, sending geyser blasting onto houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Public works crews have repaired a broken water main that caused a geyser to erupt from the ground in front of a New York City home. The owner of the home in Staten Island's Todt Hill section told the Staten Island Advance that a powerful stream of water began pounding the front of the house Wednesday morning, breaking several windows.

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