New York Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Maimed but Unbowed, He Understands What Lies Ahead for Gordon HaywardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The New York Times

    Edgar Sosa, shown playing for the New Zealand Breakers last month, was invited to an N.B.A. training camp just before he broke two bones in his lower right leg while playing in a 2011 FIBA game. Edgar Sosa, the starting point guard for the New Zealand Breakers of Australia's National Basketball League, was changing after practice one morning last month when he heard a commotion coming from the coach's office, where his teammates were watching the Boston Celtics play the Cleveland Cavaliers in the N.B.A.'s season opener.

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  2. In Closing Arguments, 2 Scenarios in Fatal Shooting of OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The New York Times

    The trial of a Queens man charged in the fatal shooting of the New York City police officer Brian Moore ended on Wednesday with the two sides painting bitterly opposite views of the defendant and the circumstances of the shooting more than two years ago. A lawyer for Demetrius Blackwell, the accused man, argued that his client who has struggled for years with seizures from severe epilepsy had been wrongly identified as Officer Moore's assailant.

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  3. Neighborhood Joint: A Diner for RegularsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The New York Times

    Hugh Carragher was sitting at the counter of the Court Square Diner, where the tentacles of the 7, G, E and M lines converge in Long Island City, Queens. He has been coming to the diner twice daily for 55 years.

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  4. Truck Attack Casts Cloak of Terrorism on Final Mayoral DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    Against a backdrop of renewed fears of terrorism, Mayor Bill de Blasio and two of his main challengers clashed on Wednesday in their final pre-election debate that, after a solemn start, descended into frequent cross-talk and pointed attacks. The timing of the debate, a day after a man who immigrated from Uzbekistan rammed a pickup truck through a crowded Lower Manhattan bike path, killing eight and wounding a dozen, presented political difficulties for Mr. de Blasio's opponents, Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, the Republican candidate, and Bo Dietl, a former police detective running as an independent.

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  5. Manhattan Terror Attack Exposes Bike Path's Vulnerable CrossingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    He was killed at approximately the same location where Despite calls to improve safety on the path since that time, recommended steps were not taken. In particular, bollards - metal poles that would block vehicles from accessing the path - were not installed at most of the access points where cars can turn onto the path.

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  6. Days Before Vote, Terror Attack Puts Mayor on World StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo put aside their political differences on Tuesday after the terrorist attack in Lower Manhattan, addressing reporters at Police Headquarters and then appearing together at the annual Village Halloween Parade. Barely two hours after the deadly truck attack struck Lower Manhattan on Tuesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio convened a news conference at Police Headquarters, where police and elected officials were to address the cameras that rolled for viewers around the world.

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  7. Up Next: A Filmmaker and Artist Who Also Designs ClothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    Now Lives In a one-bedroom apartment in the East Village, with a living room that has been converted into a multipurpose studio. Claim to Fame Mr. Greer's eclectic creative practice threads the needle through film, collage painting, clothing design and embroidered applique.

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  8. David Vaughan, Chronicler of Dance History, Dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    David Vaughan, a British-born choreographer, critic and performer who was best known for preserving the history of dance through his definitive biographies and painstaking stewardship of the Merce Cunningham archive, died on Friday at his home in Manhattan. He was 93. Mr. Vaughan served the Cunningham company and school in various capacities for a half-century.

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  9. Park Lane Hotel Draws No Bids Near $1 Billion PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    Last week, offers were due in the auction of the 47-story Park Lane Hotel on Central Park South, which sits on what the seller argues is one of the best locations in the world, a stretch of Midtown Manhattan that has become known as Billionaires' Row. It came with development rights that would allow a new owner to build a taller, sleeker skyscraper with ever more expensive apartments offering unobstructed views of Central Park.

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  10. Painter's Ex-Assistant Charged With Stealing His WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    The painter Sean Scully was surprised in early September to receive an email from Bonhams auction house with a photograph of a work attributed to him that they hoped to sell at an upcoming auction. Could the artist confirm certain details about it? The image showed three panels painted with lines of alternating color.

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  11. Works in Progess: The Storefront Artist Has Nothing to HideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    For the Brooklyn-born street artist RAE , home for the next month will be a storefront on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. From now until Nov. 22, he will sleep, eat, meet with special guests, make art and watch the people and the traffic stream past, all from a constantly lit window at 130 Allen Street .

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  12. Police Officer Ryan Nash Ended New York Rampage With 9 BulletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    Sayfullo Saipov sped a rented truck down nearly a mile of a Hudson River bikepath on Tuesday afternoon, crushing eight people to death and injuring 11 more, before crashing in front of Stuyvesant High School in TriBeCa. Officer Nash fired nine shots at Mr. Saipov, ending the worst terrorist attack in New York City since Sept.

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  13. For This Playwright, Africa With Laughter, Not TearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    A year ago, the actress and playwright Jocelyn Bioh decided to write a play about African characters - a searing play, a brutal play, a play that theaters would finally produce. "I was going to write the 'poverty porn,' " she said.

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  14. Living In: Greenwich Village: Once Offbeat, Now UpscaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    Greenwich Village residents past and present always want to tell you about their first apartment there. "Seventy dollars a month, can you believe it?" crowed a friend the other day, reminiscing about the studio with the tiny bathroom under the eaves of a crumbling brownstone he rented in the '60s.

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  15. 5 Shows to See if You're in New York in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    New Yorkers are infamous for regarding their city as the center of the universe and, on especially self-satisfied days, as the only place to be. This city's theater artists, though, know that big things happen in small and out-of-the-way places.

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  16. A Mangled School Bus, Bodies Everywhere; 'It Was Surreal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The New York Times

    The screams seemed too vivid from the start, too visceral to belong to crowds celebrating a crisp and sunny Halloween in Lower Manhattan. The tragedy had unfolded in just minutes, and for hours and hours it remained too senseless to believe.

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  17. Police Respond to Reports of Possible Shooting in Lower ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The New York Times

    A suspect had been taken into custody after police officers in New York City responded on Tuesday afternoon to reports of a shooting or vehicle collision in Lower Manhattan, the authorities said.

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  18. New York Today: New York Today: Inside a Manhattan House of HorrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The New York Times

    During evenings in October, Angie Hansen can be found dressed in a soiled baby-doll dress and pigtails, screaming for help in a blood-spattered morgue. Ms. Hansen, a Brooklyn actress who performs at Blood Manor , a haunted house in Lower Manhattan, said she doesn't do it for the money.

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  19. Review: 'Red Roses, Green Gold' Brings Back the Grateful DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | The New York Times

    For an act to get the jukebox-musical treatment, hits are a minimum requirement. Abba, Frankie Valli and Carole King all had success on the charts before their music overtook Broadway with "Mamma Mia!," "Jersey Boys" and "Beautiful."

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  20. The Neediest Cases Fund: For a Grieving Teenager, Much-Needed CompanionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | The New York Times

    "I asked 'Why would you say that?'" Mrs. Vanderpool, 50, recalled recently. "He said, 'Because you don't talk about him every day.'

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