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  1. Former NYPD head Ray Kelly has book dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 |

    Hachette Books told The Associated Press on Sunday that Kelly is working on a memoir that will come out in the Fall 2015. The book is currently untitled.


  2. Nonprofit links students, various Durham projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 |

    Durham artist Franco designed this section of the mural, and the green area that Campen and Maldonado painted surrounds a raised fist at the bottom of the wall. Campen, 96, and Maldonado, 16, are, respectively, a volunteer and a student with the Durham nonprofit organization LinkAbility, which links students to different types of community projects.


  3. In Sandy turnaround test, NYC says it'll meet goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 |

    The milestone for the Build It Back initiative - 500 construction projects started and 500 reimbursement checks sent by Labor Day - represents a fraction of the estimated 15,000 to 20,000 homes eligible for fixing or reimbursements, and concerns about the program's pace linger among some New Yorkers still dealing with damage.


  4. Duran Duran coming to theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 |

    As he talks of being inspired by Lynch's "The Elephant Man" as a teenager, he can hear another one of his inspirations nearby: Nile Rodgers on guitar.


  5. Feds: Violence pervasive in NYC youth jailsRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 |

    The report, the result of a 2 1/2-year Justice Department investigation into violence at three Rikers Island juvenile jail facilities, recommended major reforms to almost every aspect of how young offenders are treated.


  6. Body-paint artist blends models into NYC landmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 |

    She creates remarkable images that seamlessly camouflage her mostly nude models into New York City's skyline, blending them into the details of the Empire State Building, the Manhattan Bridge, Central Park and other famous landmarks.


  7. Nude models, artists take to New York City streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 |

    Artists in Manhattan painted the bodies of 40 nude models on Saturday, turning the Columbus Circle entrance to Central Park into an outdoor celebration of the human form.


  8. Kiss, Usher, J.Lo to perform at Fashion RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 |

    The Sept. 9 event at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, will also feature Duran Duran, Miranda Lambert and Pitbull.


  9. Texas woman who sent ricin gets 18 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 |

    A federal judge gave Shannon Guess Richardson, 36, the maximum sentence under her plea deal on a federal charge of possessing and producing a biological toxin. 10 comments

  10. NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio isn't afraid to be goofyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 |

    He wore an "I Love LA" shirt and warbled that song on national TV to pay off a bet.


  11. Last original Ramones members diesRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 |

    Their songs rushed by, often two minutes or less of pure adrenaline. Their influence outstripped their sales.


  12. New York police see risks with drones' popularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 |

    Another caused alarm by hovering over Times Square amid tight security during Super Bowl week. 5 comments

  13. Local woman accused of abandoning baby in NYC subway stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 |

    Frankea Aleasha Dabbs, 20, was arrested on charges of child abandonment and acting in a manner injurious to a child less than 17, police said.


  14. Hot dog! Eaters ready for famed NY contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 |

    Seventeen men and 13 women will compete Friday in front of a crowd of about 30,000 spectators and a TV audience of about one million in the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest, now in its 99th year.


  15. Hot dog eaters weigh in on eve of famed NY contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 |

    The top four contestants in the annual Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest on New York's Coney Island weighed in Thursday with seven-time champ Joey Chestnut tilting the scales at a solid 205 pounds - 75 more than his top competitor, Matt Stonie, who finished second last year.


  16. Walter Dean Myers, children's author, dies at 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 |

    He was 76. Myers, a longtime resident of Jersey City, New Jersey, died Tuesday at Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan after a brief illness, publisher HarperCollins announced.


  17. California lawmakers reject sugary drink warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 |

    Sen. Bill Monning's SB1000 failed on a 7-8 vote as his fellow Democratic lawmakers doubted whether a label would change consumer behavior.


  18. Is Brooklyn the new Emma? Maybe, but not in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 |

    Brooklyn is now one of the nation's most popular baby names. Over the past two decades, Brooklyn as a name for girls has surged from No.


  19. Gun control group marching over Brooklyn BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 |

    Saturday's protest is being underwritten by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, one of the nation's most visible gun control advocates.


  20. Morrissey cancels tour to recover from infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 |

    His representative said in a statement Tuesday the 55-year-old singer wants to make a full recovery and has to withdraw from the shows.


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