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  1. Bloomberg funds $2 million in ads backing soda taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is throwing his support behind a Chicago-area sweetened beverage tax by financing an ad campaign backing the levy. Bloomberg's charity announced Thursday that $2 million will be spent on television, radio and digital ads.

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  2. Tyson's solar eclipse tip: Don't video it, experience itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this March 21, 2017 file photo, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson presents a lecture at the Morris Performing Arts Center in South Bend, Ind. Tyson has a suggestion for anyone with a view of next week's solar eclipse: Put down your smartphone and take in the phenomenon yourself.

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  3. Cuomo considers charging drivers more to enter ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is putting together a proposal to charge motorists more for entering the most congested parts of Manhattan. The proposal would impose congestion pricing, an idea increasingly popular around the globe that aims to discourage vehicular traffic in dense urban areas while also raising money for mass transit.

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  4. All aboard: New NYC ferry fleet puts out call for deckhandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this Friday, June 30, 2017 photo, deckhand Pierce Collazo looks out to the Dumbo stop as the South Brooklyn route NYC Ferry prepares to dock in the Brooklyn borough of New York. New York City's new fleet of high-tech ferries is putting out the call for deckhands.

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  5. MTA: Train derailment caused by 'improperly secured' railRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A commuter exits a closed off station after a subway train derailment, Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in the Harlem neighborhood of New York. A subway train derailed near a station in Harlem on Tuesday, frightening passengers and resulting in a power outage as people were evacuated from trains along the subway line.

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  6. The Latest: Derailment caused by 'improperly secured' railRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    This photo provided by Jackie Faherty from her Twitter page shows subway passengers on an A train with the lights out after it halted just shy of the 125th street stop in New York's Harlem neighborhood, Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in New York. The New York Police Department says a minor derailment in Harlem caused a power outage that led to evacuations along the subway line.

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  7. Temesgena s family trip to an Ivy League graduation turns nostalgicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    We just took a 10-day, five-city Northeastern vacation and we all came back in one piece. Even better, no one got sick, all travel days went off without a meltdown and the positives far outweighed the negatives for all four of us.

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  8. Appeals court rejects project to build $1 billion NYC mallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A billion-dollar redevelopment plan originally proposed by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been dealt a major setback after the state's highest court decided the city doesn't have the legal authority to develop the land. The Court of Appeals ruled 6-1 Tuesday, saying only state legislators can give away public park land through specific changes in the law.

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  9. Homecoming: Jill Eisenstadt ends long hiatus as novelistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    This 2016 image released by Lee Boudreaux Books shows Jill Eisenstadt, author of "Swell," her first novel in 26 years. She is also the author of "From Rockaway" and "Kiss Out."

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  10. Rock Hall 2017 class includes Pearl Jam, Tupac and JourneyRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Inductees Neal Schon, left, and Steve Perry from the band Journey embrace at the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Barclays Center on Friday, April 7, 2017, in New York. Inductee Eddie Vedder from the band Pearl Jam performs at the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Barclays Center on Friday, April 7, 2017, in New York.

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  11. PBA provides free haircuts, wash and set for homeless at Safe HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    It's been two months since Lance Moate had a haircut but that changed Saturday when the West Central Georgia Chapter of the Police Benevolent Association teamed up with Rivertown Beauty School at Safe House, a ministry for the homeless at Rose Hill Methodist Church, 2101 Hamilton Road. "I believe if you keep your mind in the right place, good things will come to you, and this is one of them," Moate said Saturday.

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  12. Playboy Club and its Bunnies are making a comeback in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this Jan. 15, 1963 file photo, Playboy Bunnies Elka Hellmann, from left, Monica Schaller and Sabrina Scharf serve drinks at New York's Playboy Club. The tightly corseted Playboy Bunnies, with rabbit tails and ears, will soon be back in business in New York City.

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  13. Founder of popular, 'R-rated' hip-hop website dies at 43Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Lee O'Denat, who founded the popular, "R-rated" website WorldStarHipHop.com, has died in San Diego. He was 43. O'Denat was at a local business on Monday when he became unresponsive, according to the San Diego County medical examiner's office.

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  14. Inauguration Day: President Donald J. TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    President-elect Donald Trump, right, salutes as he arrives with his wife Melania Trump to the "Make America Great Again Welcome Concert" at the Lincoln Memorial, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. Crowds fill in along the National Mall before the swearing in of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the Untied States during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington.

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  15. Hip-hop violinist makes comeback after homelessness, depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    He was a third-grader attending a public school in New York City. When asked to choose a string instrument for music class, he didn't hesitate.

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  16. Venerable pediatrician A.J. Kravtin dies at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Kravtin was born Abraham Joseph Kravtin in 1922 to Philip and Rachel Kravtin, Lithuanian immigrants who came to Columbus and opened a store on Broadway. Kravtin once told the Ledger-Enquirer he was drawn to pediatrics because of his affection for children. 1 comment

  17. Tupac Shakur, Pearl Jam, Yes to be inducted into Rock HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this Aug. 15, 1996, file photo, rapper Tupac Shakur attends a voter registration event in South Central Los Angeles. The late rapper and Seattle-based rockers Pearl Jam lead a class of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees that also include folkie Joan Baez and 1970s favorites Journey, Yes and Electric Light Orchestra.

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  18. Trump picks Florida Panthers owner as Army secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this Sept. 27, 2013 file photo, Vincent Viola talks to the media about the future of the Florida Panthers during a press conference in Sunrise, Fla.

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  19. Sister runners have medals, magazine cover but still no homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this July 11, 2016 file photo, Tai Sheppard, 11, Brooke Sheppard, 8, and Rainn Sheppard, 10, left to right, run warm-up laps at Boys and Girls High School, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Their track and field prowess has brought three young Brooklyn sisters medals, television appearances and money, even a Sports Illustrated magazine cover.

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  20. Georgia visits priority targets in recruiting frenzy ahead of bowl practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Georgia finished its regular season at 7-5, and with 13 days until the bowl period starts, the Bulldogs' coaching staff has hit the road in an attempt to build for the future. In his first season at the helm, head coach Kirby Smart was tasked with leading a team comprised of players recruited by his predecessor, Mark Richt.

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