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  1. Professional eater? This guy could save your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KMIZ

    EMT Eddie Latson will keep a close eye on the competitors of Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest this Saturday, reported the Huffington Post. Latson, of Brooklyn, New York, is trained to perform the Heimlich maneuver should anyone choke while devouring their hot dogs.

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  2. Cops hate this gun-shaped iPhone caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KMIZ

    "Most kids carry their cell phone in their back pocket, and if someone reaches for it, in my mind they're reaching for a gun," said Al Della Fave, a retired New Jersey state trooper and firearms instructor. Dellla Fave, a spokesman for the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office in New Jersey, shared a Facebook photo of the iPhone case that he found on a closed social media site for cops.

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  3. New York man arrested for helping with ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | KMIZ

    In May 2015, ISIS forces extended their control around the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. The capture of Syria's ancient city, about 150 miles northeast of Damascus, threatens a UNESCO World Heritage Site described as having "stood at the crossroads of several civilizations," Federal agents arrested a New York aeronautics student who allegedly was behind an ISIS-inspired plot with others to build and detonate a bomb.

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  4. Chobani founder latest to make the Buffett-Gates billionaire pledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | KMIZ

    For the past five years, Warren Buffett and Bill Gates have been on a campaign: They want to give away their fortunes with the same fervor they used to amass them. The two launched the Giving Pledge in 2010 to spur philanthropy by fellow billionaires.

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  5. Airport workers busted in NBA sneaker heistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KMIZ

    NBA star Kevin Durant got paid big bucks for making 24 steals this season. But prosecutors have called a foul on two New York airport employees who allegedly swiped 24 not-yet released sneakers from his Nike collection.

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  6. Suspect in NYPD cop shooting arraignedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | KMIZ

    A New York man faces two counts of first-degree attempted murder for allegedly opening fire on a pair of police officers, one of whom is in critical condition after being shot in the head. Officer Brian Moore of the New York City Police Department's Anti-Crime Unit was being treated at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, where he had emergency surgery, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton told reporters Saturday.

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  7. NYPD officer critically injured by gunshotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | KMIZ

    A New York City plainclothes police officer was in critical but stable condition Saturday night after being shot in the head in Queens, a senior law enforcement source told CNN.

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  8. Weight Watchers founder Jean Nidetch dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | KMIZ

    Combining healthy eating with moral support, Jean Nidetch became a heavyweight in the weight-loss industry. The founder of Weight Watchers died Wednesday at her home in Florida.

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  9. Clinton calls Baltimore riot 'heartbreaking'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | KMIZ

    Clinton, the Democratic Party's frontrunner for the 2016 presidential nomination, added that once order is restored "we have to take a hard look as to what we need to do to reform our system." "It is heartbreaking.

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  10. New Manhattan condo will cost over $3 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | KMIZ

    If you're planning on buying a new condo in Manhattan in the next two years, expect to pay more than $3 million. Prices of new condominiums in the city have soared recently, according to a new report from real estate listing and data website CityRealty, especially those at the higher-end of the market.

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  11. Demi Moore selling $75 million New York City penthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | KMIZ

    The six bedroom, five-and-a-half bathroom "mansion in the clouds" sits atop the landmark San Remo building on Central Park West and is listed currently at $75 million. Described as the "last unicorn of Manhattan," the apartment spans the top two floors of the building's south tower.

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  12. Hidden cameras show airport workers stealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KMIZ

    What they don't know is that they are being recorded on a hidden camera. The Miami-Dade Police Department set up the camera as part of an ongoing police investigation into luggage thefts by the very airport workers who are supposed to get bags safely onto planes. 62 comments

  13. box of Hostess TwinkiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | KMIZ

    The first modern Olympic Games open in Athens, Twinkies are born, Elvis lands a movie deal, and the Rolling Stones unveil their now iconic lips-and-tongue logo, all on this day. 2014: Actor Mickey Rooney, whose film, television, and stage appearances spanned nearly his entire lifetime, dies at the age of 93 in Studio City, California.

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  14. Team Clinton signs lease for Brooklyn officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | KMIZ

    Clinton's nascent campaign signed a lease for two floors of office space at 1 Pierrepont Plaza in Brooklyn Heights, a person familiar with the lease told CNN. Clinton and her team coalesced around Brooklyn last month, according to multiple sources, after considering headquartering the campaign in other New York City neighborhoods.

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  15. Coyote spotted on top of New York City barRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | KMIZ

    Matt Quigley was at his office when he saw what he thought was a dog on the roof of the garage of LIC Bar across the street. Brian Porter, owner of the bar in Queens' Long Island City neighborhood, was shocked when he first saw the animal.

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  16. Riders climb down coaster after it stallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | KMIZ

    Riders on a New York roller coaster took the long way down Sunday after Coney Island's historic Cyclone got stuck in its track on opening day. No one was injured in the mishap, which occurred around noon because of an "isolated mechanical issue," a Luna Park spokeswoman said.

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  17. Police: 2 missing in New York explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | KMIZ

    Two people remain unaccounted for following an explosion Thursday at a building in Manhattan, two New York police sources said. The explosion in New York's East Village left 25 people injured, the police sources said.

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  18. Robert Durst, 2003 court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | KMIZ

    The Durst family has been involved in the New York City real estate for a century as builders and have left an indelible mark on the city's landscape with landmark buildings. More recently, the Durst organization contributed to the construction and management of One World Trade Center, which replaced the twin towers.

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  19. Names of 7 Marines killed in copter crash releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KMIZ

    Military officials have released the names of seven special forces Marines who were killed when a Black Hawk helicopter crashed into the waters off Florida during a training mission, The Associated Press reported. Those killed were all stationed at from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. 4 comments

  20. Matt Kenny: One career, two fatal shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | KMIZ

    For the second time in his career, Madison, Wisconsin, police Officer Matt Kenny is being investigated for using lethal force. Friday's death of Tony Robinson, an unarmed biracial 19-year-old, has made Madison the latest epicenter of protests of black males killed by white officers.

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