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  1. PHOTO: A father and son walk on the pier overlooking a lake in this undated stock photo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | ABC News

    Dads are celebrating around the U.S. today, but for some it will be their very first Father's Day. ABC News decided to ask five new fathers -- who welcomed their first child within the last 12 months -- to reflect on fatherhood.

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  2. Warren Stops by Clinton's Campaign HeadquartersRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | ABC News

    Hillary Clinton's campaign headquarters in Brooklyn, New York, got a pep talk from a special visitor on Friday: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren . The populist Democrat talked to campaign aides about a number of issues at stake in the election, including the Dodd-Frank financial overhaul, the President Barack Obama's health care overhaul and the future of the Supreme Court .

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  3. Philadelphia Is 1st Major American City With Soda TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | ABC News

    Philadelphia became the first major American city with a soda tax on Thursday despite a multimillion-dollar campaign by the beverage industry to block it. The City Council gave final approval to a 1.5 cent-per-ounce tax on sugary and diet beverages.

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  4. Reporter's Notebook: A Year of Covering Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | ABC News

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump smiles as supporters cheer during a news conference at the Trump National Golf Club Westchester, June 7, 2016, in Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. One year ago today, Donald Trump began his race for the White House. At the same time, ABC News assigned me to cover the Trump campaign and I had just one thought.

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  5. Senate Democrats Stage Talk-a-Thon to Slam Gun Safety InactionRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | ABC News

    Senate Democrats fed up with inaction on gun controls following another mass shooting turned Wednesday to one of the only tools they have left: their voice. Sen. Chris Murphy , of Connecticut, kicked off the protest around 11:20 a.m., with he and several of his fellow Democrats railing against inaction and urging lawmakers to act on stricter gun measures.

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  6. Victim Vignettes: A Look at Those Killed in Orlando Shooting2 minutes agoRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | ABC News

    A gunman wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun opened fire inside a crowded gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, early Sunday, leaving at least 49 people dead in the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Here are stories of some of the victims.

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  7. Thousands Expected at Vigils Around US for Orlando VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | ABC News

    Vigils, rallies and marches are being held around the country Monday and later this week for the victims of the deadly attack at a gay nightclub in Orlando. Police in many areas have promised heightened security for the events, which come during Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month.

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  8. Historic Sites Get More Visitors Thanks to 'Hamilton' FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | ABC News

    Historic sites connected to Alexander Hamilton are getting a lot more visitors than they used to, thanks to a little Broadway show you might have heard about. Fans of the musical "Hamilton," which won 11 Tony Awards Sunday, are hunting down every Hamilton spot they can think of, from his home in Harlem, to his burial site in Lower Manhattan, to Hamilton Park in Weehawken, New Jersey , near the dueling grounds where he was shot by Aaron Burr.

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  9. Ali's Cemetery Opens to Public, and Fans Pay Homage at GraveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | ABC News

    He carried a dozen roses into Cave Hill Cemetery and headed for a patch of grass in the back corner that seemed too ordinary for the man buried beneath it. Farzam Farrokhi had worried there would be a horde of people Saturday morning elbowing for a place among the first to see Muhammad Ali's grave.

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  10. Cops Probe 2 NYC Church Firebombings in a Week as Hate CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | ABC News

    Police say a man tossed a Molotov cocktail on Thursday morning at the First Central Baptist Church on Staten Island, setting the exterior wall of the church and its awning on fire. On Sunday, a Molotov cocktail was thrown through a front window of St. Paul's Memorial Episcopal Church on Staten Island, causing a small blaze.

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  11. New Push Aims to Fix Misspelling of NYC's Verrazano BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | ABC News

    It's an error that has loomed over New York Harbor for more than 50 years: The name of the majestic Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is spelled wrong. Despite a new petition drive to make it right - the bridge is named for 16th-century Italian explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano - the state authority that controls the span has stubbornly held to the one Z position it's taken for years: We know it's wrong, but we're not changing it.

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  12. Clinton's Tweet to Girls Everywhere: Dream BigRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | ABC News

    Hillary Clinton is positioned to be the first woman in history to lead a major party, a milestone not lost on the former secretary of state. The now-presumptive Democratic presidential nominee tweeted a message to young girls across the country that they could aspire to be anything they wanted to be, including president.

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  13. Judges Say NYPD Justified in Muslim Spying Records Request4 minutes agoRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | ABC News

    An appellate court ruled Thursday that the New York Police Department was justified in using a Cold War-era federal legal doctrine to neither confirm nor deny the existence of records related to investigators' surveillance of two Muslim men that were requested under state open records law. An attorney for the men, a Rutgers University student and a well-known Harlem imam, had argued that when the police department invoked the Glomar doctrine in responding to Freedom of Information Law, it had extensively claimed an expansive privilege under a blanket exemption that should not apply to the state open records law.

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  14. This N.Y. Company Changes Its Prices on Amazon Every 45 MinutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | ABC News

    The name "Amazon" has become synonymous with online shopping, and there's one company that is aiming to change the e-commerce game with constantly changing prices to give consumers the best deal. The Queens, New York-based Pharmapacks, a health and beauty online marketplace, has become a multi-million dollar business by discounting thousands of products down to the cent online.

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  15. A Guide for out-of-Towners on Top Bagels and SchmearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | ABC News

    So exactly what makes a New York City bagel good and, more importantly, where can an eager out-of-towner find the best? These 2-year-old entries are rolled by hand, boiled in honey water and baked in wood-fired ovens at three downtown Manhattan locations. They're smaller and flatter than many of the humongous, puffy bagels around today.

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  16. Correction: Priciest Apartment StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | ABC News

    In a story May 29 about Manhattan apartments costing $100 million and more, The Associated Press erroneously conflated the names of two skyscrapers being built on 57th Street. The Central Park Tower is being built at 225 W. 57th St. and will be 1,550 feet high.

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  17. Police Raid Drug-Infested 'Bronx' in Colombia's CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | ABC News

    The streets of Colombia's largest open-air drug market look like a war zone following a police sweep through one of Bogota's most dangerous neighborhoods. More than 2,500 riot police officers and heavily armed soldiers participated in a raid that began Saturday in the capital's "Bronx" area, nicknamed for its comparison to the troubled New York neighborhood.

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  18. Sky High: NYC 'Trophy Apartment' Could List for $250 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | ABC News

    That's what New York real estate experts have dubbed a lineup of a half-dozen new superluxury skyscrapers overlooking Central Park that are home to some of the world's most expensive apartments. One penthouse on the 89th and 90th floors of a skyscraper near Carnegie Hall that went for more than $100 million seems almost a bargain compared to what will appear next year in a high-rise being built on Central Park South: a 23,000-square-foot, four-story apartment offered at $250 million.

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  19. Video Shows Car Speeding Along Busy Sidewalk After Hitting BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | ABC News

    Several people, including women and children, can be seen dashing out of harm's way as the black Toyota Camry traveled down the sidewalk in the Williamsburg neighborhood around 4 p.m. Thursday. At one point, a woman with a stroller and two small children can be seen running across a busy intersection as the car is put in reverse.

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  20. NYPD's Bratton Blames 'Thugs' for T.I. Concert Fatal ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | ABC News

    New York Police Department Commissioner Bill Bratton today blamed Wednesday night's fatal shooting at a planned T.I. concert on "so-called rap artists who are basically thugs." "The crazy world of the so-called rap artists who are basically thugs that basically celebrate the violence they live all their lives and, unfortunately, that violence often manifests itself during the performances and that's exactly what happened last evening," Bratton said during a radio interview this morning on WCBS 880 .

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