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  1. Driver boasts cruising through 240 consecutive green lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A New York City Uber driver is boasting that he drove through 240 green traffic lights before hitting a red light. Noah Forman says he achieved the feat during a 27-minute drive through Manhattan at around 3:30 a.m. on Dec. 6. It's the second time that Forman has attempted catching consecutive green lights.

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  2. Trump's pick for ambassador to Israel has all sides on edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this photo provided by Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP, David Friedman, President-elect Donald Trump's choice for ambassador to Israel. FILE- In this photo provided by Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP, David Friedman, President-elect Donald Trump's choice for ambassador to Israel.

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  3. Justice Dept. sues Barclays over mortgage-backed securitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Justice Department has sued Barclays Bank PLC and several of its U.S. affiliates over the sale of risky mortgage-backed securities. The lawsuit was filed Thursday in federal court in Brooklyn, New York.

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  4. NYC police looking for man who stabbed tourist in headRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Police in New York City are seeking the public's help in finding a man who randomly stabbed an out-of-state tourist in the back of the head with a steak knife this past weekend. Twenty-three-year-old Connor Rasmussen of Puyallup , Washington, was in Manhattan after surprising his girlfriend with a marriage proposal when he was stabbed around 1:40 a.m. Sunday near Madison Avenue and East 46th Street.

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  5. Judge allows blood-alcohol test in case against ex-copRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A federal judge has denied a defense request to suppress the blood-alcohol test results of a former New Jersey police officer charged in a fatal wrong-way crash on New York's Staten Island last year. Justice Stephen Rooney ruled Tuesday that a warrant used to obtain samples from 29-year-old Pedro Abad was supported by probable cause.

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  6. 10 Things to Know for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Mexico State policeman looks through the scorched ground of the open-air San Pablito fireworks market, in Tultepec, outskirts of Mexico City, Mexico, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016. An explosion ripped through Mexico's best-known fireworks market on the northern outskirts of the capital Tuesday, injuring scores and killing at least 9 people , according to Mexican Federal Police.

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  7. Rust Belt's not just a political force - it's a destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This Sept. 23, 2016 file photo shows the Milwaukee Art Museum in Wisconsin. The building was designed by architect Santiago Calatrava and is located on the Lake Michigan waterfront.

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

    Dec 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this June 26, 2016 file photo, Jeff Lynne from British band Electric Light Orchestra performs at the Glastonbury music festival at Worthy Farm, in Somerset, England. The late rapper Tupac Shakur 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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  9. Vincent Viola: Billionaire businessman, hockey team ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

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

    Dec 19, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    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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  11. Panel recommends transparency measures on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    An international task force has recommended a raft of voluntary financial disclosures designed to help investors and industry manage the risks posed by rising global temperatures and develop the technologies needed to combat climate change. The panel, chaired by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg , developed the recommendations over the last year based on the idea that markets need more and better information to respond to the challenge of climate change.

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  12. Flight attendant who ditched cocaine at LAX to plead guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A former JetBlue flight attendant accused of trying to sneak a suitcase full of cocaine through Los Angeles International Airport and making a dramatic dash to escape is set to plead guilty in the case in federal court on Monday. Marsha Gay Reynolds is expected to plead guilty to conspiracy to possess and distribute cocaine in federal court, according to court documents.

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  13. Fatal NYC crane collapse blamed on operator errorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Feb. 6, 2016 file photo, firefighters and construction crews work on clearing up after a construction crane collapsed in New York. The New York City Department of Buildings said Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, that the crane operator failed to secure the 565-foot crane the night before it collapsed in Tribeca on Feb. 5. The department says the operator also lowered the crane's main boom at an improper angle, causing the crane to become unstable and topple over.

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  14. Police: Teen killed trying stunt at Brooklyn subway stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Police say a New York City teen has died after attempting to perform a dangerous stunt at a subway station in Brooklyn. The New York Police Department says the victim, an unidentified 14-year-old boy, was riding in between the cars of a southbound L train when he tried to jump onto the platform at the New Lots Avenue station around 10:40 p.m. Wednesday.

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  15. Phelps to get special honor from SI at ceremonyRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Aug. 28, 2016 file photo, Michael Phelps poses in the press room at the MTV Video Music Awards in New York. Phelps will be named Sports Illustrated's "Person of the Year" at a ceremony on Monday, Dec. 12. less FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2016 file photo, Michael Phelps poses in the press room at the MTV Video Music Awards in New York.

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  16. Man carrying gas can, matches arrested near Rockefeller treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Police in New York City have arrested a man who they say was carrying a gas can and matches and acting erratically near the Rockefeller Center tree. Police say 38-year-old Yuriy Alterman threw a bottle into the street, became combative and screamed at officers when they approached him Tuesday afternoon in midtown Manhattan.

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  17. A look at key figures in the Will Smith caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Trial begins Monday for Cardell Hayes , 29, who has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder in the April shooting death of former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith. A look at some of the key figures in the case: - The dead man: Will Smith, 34. A native of Queens, New York, Smith played for Ohio State's 2002 national championship team.

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  18. Bloomberg optimistic at start of climate change summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says that even if President-elect Donald Trump pulls the United States back from the climate goals pledged a year ago in Paris, action by major American cities can continue advancing toward those goals. Bloomberg and the mayors of dozens of the world's largest cities were gathering this week at the C40 Mayors Summit in Mexico City to discuss concrete steps to achieve the carbon emission-reducing goals set by world leaders in Paris.

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  19. FDNY to honor Queens mechanic who saved city $700KRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A mechanic for the New York City fire department is being honored for saving taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars through his ingenuity. Jomar Pichardo 's job is to keep the city's fleet of EMS ambulances running while working out of the department's garage in the Long Island City section of Queens.

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  20. Branca, pitcher who gave up 'Shot Heard 'Round World,' diesRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Former Brooklyn Dodger pitcher Ralph Branca, famous for surrendering Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard Round the World" home run in 1951, is the guest speaker the Sterling House Community Center's annual celebrity breakfast at Vazzano's 4 Seasons in Stratford, Conn. on Tuesday, December 10, 2013.

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