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  1. Iranian-bound parts land exporter in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The electron tubes designed for military airborne radar, as well as the gyrocompasses used for swift boat navigation, were actually destined for Iran, despite long-standing U.S. sanctions that forbid such business transactions with the Middle Eastern nation. And it turns out, the U.S. negotiators on the other end of Ghahreman's communications weren't really third-party suppliers, but undercover federal agents in San Diego.

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  2. The Choir of Queens' College, Cambridge: "For the Wings of a Dove"Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Opera News

    The resident twenty-four-voice choir of Queens' College, Cambridge, performs settings of texts primarily from the Old Testament Book of Psalms, all of which express impassioned pleas for hope and solace. The fervent "For lo, I raise up," written by Charles Villiers Stanford on the eve of World War I, makes an exciting opener, and the choir makes up for occasional lapses in intonation with magisterial energy and a sense of historical urgency.

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  3. Ex-FIFA official asks to live at home with pool tied to alleged bribeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... and has since been restricted to living within 20 miles (32.187 kilometers) of the federal courthouse in Brooklyn, New York. The costs associated with staying around New York "are now posing extraordinary financial and logistical burdens on Mr. Webb ...

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  4. Federal employees and contractors face danger, even death, just doing their jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... for the federal government, like the security officer killed last Friday while protecting a federal building in New York City. The Tuesday before that, three correctional workers were assaulted in the Canaan, Pa., federal prison. OPM did not have ...

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  5. Liberty and Lynx prepare for matchup of WNBA leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... to get better." Laimbeer also said that there's no added meaning to the game besides a chance to further distance New York from the rest of the East. It almost sounds as if the two longtime friends coordinated their answers. The two have known each ...

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  6. A Japanese campaign wants to rewrite the global rules of escalator etiquetteRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... about its efficiency. "I don't have anything in common with people who stand on escalators," billionaire and former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg told the New York Times last year. "I always walk around them - why waste time? You have eternity to ...

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  7. City to Fund $100 Million in Storm Protections For Lower ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com

    ... Catherine McVay Hughes in a statement. "We learned from Sandy that when Lower Manhattan is inundated, all of New York and the entire tri-state area feel the pain - work places are closed, transit shuts down, and the economic engine of our prosperity ...

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  8. 13 Subway Lines Slated for Service Disruptions This Weekend, MTA SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com

    Thirteen subway lines are slated for service disruptions this weekend as the MTA continues making widespread upgrades to signals, tracks and stations. 1 Train : From 11:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday, 1 trains will be suspended between 14th Street and South Ferry in both directions.

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  9. George J. Dubin, World War II veteran with zest for life, dies at 97Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    Always with a trove of stories to tell from his time spent in Europe during World War II -- and then afterward as a Checker cabdriver for 25 years in New York City -- George J. Dubin, of Coram, spent the rest of his time dancing, staying in shape and loving his family. Always with a trove of stories to tell from his time spent in Europe during World War II -- and then afterward as a Checker cabdriver for 25 years in New York City -- George J. Dubin, of Coram, spent the rest of his time dancing, staying in shape and loving his family.

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  10. Prosecutors bring new charges against Oniel Sharpe Jr. in fiery...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    Demetri Stewart, left, and Oniel Sharpe Jr. at First District Court in Central Islip on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, to be arraigned in connection with the fatal crash that killed a father and his two children on the Southern State Parkway in July. Photo Credit: James Carbone Demetri Stewart, left, and Oniel Sharpe Jr. at First District Court in Central Islip on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, to be arraigned in connection with the fatal crash that killed a father and his two children on the Southern State Parkway in July.

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  11. Thanks to Donovan, grant, 86-year-old woman back home after SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SILive.com

    When Bill Owens and his family returned to their Midland Beach house in May, they were coming home to a completely rebuilt house after Hurricane Sandy destroyed the previous one. The towering, beautiful house with blue siding, stone siding and white trim on Olympia Boulevard was a welcome sight when they entered on Mother's Day after two and a half years living in temporary quarters.

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  12. Suspect accused of raping 7-year-old-girl waives extraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SILive.com

    The 32-year-old man in custody at a New Jersey prison after allegedly raping a 7-year-old girl on Staten Island earlier this month has waived extradition, according to a law enforcement source. Daniel Nieto is currently being held at the Middlesex County Adult Corrections Center after he was arrested at a New Jersey restaurant in connection with the alleged Aug. 6 rape.

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  13. De Blasio defends slow zone program after city drops Midland Beach proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SILive.com

    Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday defended neighborhood slow zones despite the city's decision to scrap one planned for Midland Beach . "The slow zones make a lot of sense: they are better for our children, they're better for our seniors and it's something we are going to continue to pursue citywide," the mayor said at an unrelated press conference in Manhattan.

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  14. Riverhead town board concerned about location of marijuana dispensaryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    Manhattan-based Columbia Care NY LLC plans to open Suffolk's first marijuana dispensary in January, at 1107 Rte. 58 in Riverhead.

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  15. 10 Years Forward: St. Bernard ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... REBUILT HOMES FOR OVER 900 FAMILIES IN THE NEW ORLEANS AREA AND AFTER DISASTERS IN JOPLIN MISSOURI, STATEN ISLAND, NEW YORK, ROCKAWAY NEW YORK AN MONMOUTH COUNTY NEW JERSEY. ST. BERNARD BREAK OUTS: ST. BERNARD PARISH WAS SETTLED IN 17-78 BY SPANISH ...

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  16. Silvettes, the oldest Staten Island ladies golf club, turns 80Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SILive.com

    The last time we chatted about the oldest ladies golf club on Staten Island was back in August 2010, when The Silvettes celebrated its 75th birthday and it was officially proclaimed "Silvette Golf Club Day" in New York City. The Silvettes formed in 1935 - when the average cost of a new home was $3,450, a car cost $625, a gallon of gas 10 cents, a new house $3,450 - and a loaf of bread 8 cents.

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  17. De Blasio Names Artist Mary Valverde to the NYC Public Design CommissionRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    Mayor Bill de Blasio has chosen New York-based artist Mary Valverde as the newest member of the city's Public Design Commission , according to an announcement made Thursday by the Mayor's Office. Ms. Valverde will be appointed to the Sculptor seat, joining artists, museum officials, architects, and members of the Mayor's Office in reviewing art commissions, architectural projects, and historic renovations on City-owned property, as well as helping to oversee the city's public art collection.

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  18. Potential for Flood Insurance Hikes 'A Great Concern,' de Blasio SaysRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    A flood-damaged beach covered by debris in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, taken a year after the storm. . Mayor Bill de Blasio today rolled out plans to make Lower Manhattan safer in the face of storms like Hurricane Sandy-and said the specter of increasing flood insurance premiums for that area and others posed a threat to keeping neighborhoods affordable.

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  19. Meet Your New Neighborhood Chef: Christian Ortiz Of BK9Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Park Slope Stoop

    ... to Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, Trinidad. We have a thousand years of the spice route to influence us. Well, I'm from New York originally, and my family went out to eat a lot. Each of my parents made one perfect dish. My mom could make an amazing omelette. ...

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  20. Park Slope Weekend Events Spotlight: August 27-30Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Park Slope Stoop

    Ready to enjoy the open air of the summer? Or would you prefer to be inside listening to live music? If you're hanging around the Slope and searching for adventure, you can check out a "morbid" flea market, a roller disco, a food truck rally, and more. For even more things to do around Brooklyn, and to add your own upcoming events , check out our calendar .

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