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  1. NYPD cop buys wife winning $65M lotto ticket :0Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New York Post

    An NYPD cop had an extra buck in his pocket after buying tickets for the historic $1.6 billion Powerball drawing in January so he plunked it down for a Mega-Millions quick pick - and about 6 months later, he dispatched his wife to collect a giant check for about $65 million. Vito Viola, a sergeant in the 120th precinct who has been on the force since 2005, was just following orders - from his wife - when he picked up the Powerball tickets.

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  2. Report: Staten Island man accused of molesting Pennsylvania girlRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | SILive.com

    A Staten Island man accused of molesting a girl in North East Pennsylvania moved one step closer to a trial Tuesday. A judge determined that prosecutors had enough evidence to try Jason C. Riollano, 46, of West Brighton, on all seven charges against him, including involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child and aggravated indecent assault, according to a report from the Scranton Times-Tribune .

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  3. Police: Cowboy who rode across NYC bridge abused his horsesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    New York police have charged an 80-year-old man with animal cruelty after he gained fame riding horses around the country, saying he was a cowboy helping hungry children. Tod "Doc" Mishler was arrested Thursday, three days after riding over the Outerbridge Crossing linking New Jersey with the city's Staten Island borough.

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  4. Thousands to attend free Bible eduction convention in ClevelandFree...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    Jehovah's Witnesses are inviting people of all faiths to attend their free annual three-day Bible educational convention this weekend at Cleveland State University's Wolstein Center. This will be the first of three such events at the Wolstein Center, with the second slated for July 29 to 31 and the third from Aug. 5 to 7. More than 22,000 delegates are estimated to be in attendance.

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  5. [Fixing the Bqe] Residents: Delay Pier 6 towers to create Bqe construction siteRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Wednesday night's public meeting on the long-awaited repairs to the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway's tower of terror in Brooklyn Heights was so jam-packed with information that we couldn't fit everything into three articles . Here's everything else you need to know about the makeover of Brooklyn's crappiest roadway: Mayor DeBlasio's planned streetcar system will definitely not run along Furman Street, according to Department of Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg.

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  6. An election in New York marks the beginning of the end of black political power in HarlemRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... his rival, Keith Wright, conceded. The winner will represent the Democratic party in the November election for New York's 13th congressional district. The district is heavily Democratic; Mr Espaillat will therefore almost certainly go to the House ...

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  7. first personThe Real Reason Youa ll Never Be Able to Parent Like a...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    ... I read . I was armed and ready to bring my baby up in a distinctly un-American way, right there in Brooklyn, New York. The idea that French parents, and in particular French mothers, are superior to American parents - which is really almost gospel ...

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  8. Community leaders, groups at odds about Mosholu Parkway treesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News12.com

    Community leaders, residents and a Bronx-based community group are at odds about trees that were planted along Mosholu Parkway two years ago. The flowering Dogwood trees were planted between the lanes of the Mosholu Parkway from Hull Avenue to Van Cortlandt Park Avenue in 2014.

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  9. Thurman-Porter Final Ratings: 3.1 Million Viewers, Highest of '16Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    The fantastic 12-round war between Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter made this much clear: "One Time" and "Showtime" were fit for primetime. Final ratings for the Fight of the Year candidate that emerged from the June 25 headliner at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York have confirmed early indications of the welterweight title affair serving as the most watched bout of 2016 to date.

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  10. Cigar Bar: Club Macanudo Cigar Lounge to Open Atop Knickerbocker HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cigar Aficionado

    ... The iconic Club Macanudo cigar bar and restaurant, located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, is expanding its New York City footprint with a new cigar lounge atop the city's refurbished Knickerbocker Hotel. Appropriately dubbed Club Macanudo at ...

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  11. Espaillat Wins Democratic Race for Rangel's N.Y. 13th SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Adriano Espaillat defeats eight other candidates to win the Democratic primary in race to succeed 23-term Democratic Rep. Charlie Rangel, as main opponent Keith Wright concedes Thursday. Espaillat, a state senator who lost close primary contests to Rangel in 2012 and 2014, now prohibitive favorite to defeat GOP nominee Robert Evans in Nov. NOTE: Rangel, 86, backed Wright, a state assemblyman, in district encompassing northern Manhattan -- incl.

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  12. Candidates For Rangel Seat Push for Racial Reconciliation After Divisive PrimaryRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    The three lawmakers met at Sylvia's Restaurant before addressing the press, and acknowledged the historic situation: for the first time in its 72-year history, upper Manhattan will have a non-black congressman. Joining the trio were an array of city and state officials who endorsed either candidate in the primary, ranging from Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito to Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. to Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer .

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  13. Neighbors want roosters removed from abandoned house in LongwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News12.com

    Neighbors say there are at least two roosters in the home, located on Bruckner Boulevard, and that is has been vacant for roughly two years. According to the Department of Finance website, the city is the last listed owner.

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  14. Cowboy Who Rode Horses into Staten Island Arrested for Animal Cruelty: NYPDRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com

    While Mishler waited at the West Shore Inn to secure permission to take his animals over the Verazzano-Narrows Bridge, police took his horses to get checked out by a vet, the Advance reported. Despite the District Attorney's office saying Mishler signed a waiver of consent to give up his animals, Mishler rallied outside the park with supporters calling on the city to give back his horses.

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  15. Animal cruelty charges filed by NYPD for man's 2 horses as he rode over bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Traffic over the bridge was brought to a standstill as the "cowboy" rode his horse trailed by another horse over the bridge Not much can surprise New Yorkers, but the site of an elderly cowboy dressed in Western gear riding a horse over Staten Island's Outerbridge Crossing on Tuesday, caused quite a stir followed by animal cruelty charges, reports the SILiveNews. Tod Mishler, 80, from Ulster, New York was charged with torturing, injuring and not feeding animals after veterinarians examined his two horses.

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  16. Ample Hills Creamery Celebrates 5 Years, So It's Time To Pedal For Your ConeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Park Slope Stoop

    ... overwhelming. "We had lines back to the bathroom, 20 people deep for six to seven hours straight," Smith told The New York Times . The response to their ice cream was so popular, that they simply ran out of all 130 gallons. "I remember how scary it ...

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  17. Yankees get another walkoff winRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New York Post

    Chase Headley scored the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth, racing home from third on a passed ball by catcher Robinson Chirinos with Jacoby Ellsbury at the plate to give the Yankees a 2-1 win, their second straight walkoff victory over the Rangers. Only time will tell whether Wednesday's comeback victory sparks a sustained run by the Yankees back into the AL East race, but they have had an exciting two days in The Bronx.

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  18. At airport security, it's wait-and-see this 4th of July weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... Eckert The airport security screening system criticized earlier this year for hourslong waiting lines in the New York City area and nationwide faces its second major test of the summer travel season over the Independence Day weekend. Travelers, ...

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  19. most recent commentRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Brooklynian

    Warren I'm still on waiting list. I've been waiting A while now. I went to library to return Sparks book, & I went up to librarian to See if I'm close to getting private Paris Because I was 144 on list.

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  20. Staten Island gets $1.75M for substance abuse servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SILive.com

    ... the necessary resources and support to those seeking recovery and will help us build a stronger and healthier New York for all." For addiction help, call toll-free, 24-hour, 7-day-a-week HOPEline, 1-877-8-HOPENY (1-877-846-7369) or texting HOPENY. ...

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