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  1. Feds: Violence pervasive in NYC youth jailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Island Packet

    This June 20, 2014 aerial file photo shows Riker's Island jail in New York. The city's juvenile jails are extremely violent and unsafe, the result of a deeply ingrained culture of violence in which guards routinely violate constitutional rights of teenage inmates and subject them to "rampant use of unnecessary and excessive force," federal ... (more)

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  2. Kiss, Usher, J.Lo to perform at Fashion RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | The Island Packet

    The Sept. 9 event at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, will also feature Duran Duran, Miranda Lambert and Pitbull.

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  3. Hunter Hayes to headline US Open Kids' DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | The Island Packet

    This June 4, 2014 file photo shows Hunter Hayes at the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn.

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  4. Dike, WilhelmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Island Packet

    Emily Adele Dike and Gordon Covert Wilhelm of Brooklyn, N.Y., were married on March 15. Dr. David E. Ross, uncle of the groom, officiated at the ceremony.

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  5. Joey Chestnut gets mustard yellow belt and fianceeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Island Packet

    The San Jose, California, resident fell far short of his record last year of 69 dogs and buns, but he still easily beat second-place finisher Matt Stonie, also of San Jose, who downed 56. "Winning was the only option," the newly engaged champion said afterward.

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  6. Hot dog! Eaters set to sink teeth into NY contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Island Packet

    Seventeen men and 13 women will compete Friday in front of a crowd of about 30,000 spectators and a TV audience of about 1 million in the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest, now in its 99th year.

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  7. July 4? Arthur moves celebrations to 3rd or 5thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Island Packet

    Boston officials moved the annual Boston Pops July 4 concert and fireworks from Friday to Thursday because of potential heavy rain.

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  8. Walter Dean Myers, children's author, dies at 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Island Packet

    He was 76. Myers, a longtime resident of Jersey City, New Jersey, died Tuesday at Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan after a brief illness, publisher HarperCollins announced.

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  9. US man rows across Atlantic, reaches CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | The Island Packet

    In this Friday morning June 27, 2014 photo provided bt GC Media, Victor Mooney, 48, of Flushing, Queens, New York lays in his hospital bed after arriving in Saint-Martin Friday.

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  10. US Rep. Rangel confident he'll win NY primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | The Island Packet

    A combination of two file photos,shows in a June 14, 2011, file photo New York State Sen. Adriano Espaillat, D-Manhattan, left, and in a Dec. 23, 2010 file photo U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel, D-N.Y. Rangel, one of the longest-serving members of Congress, is in the political fight of his life. 6 comments

  11. Judge upholds NYC's ban on using cigarette couponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Island Packet

    Barring coupons doesn't violate cigarette makers' and sellers' free-speech rights to communicate with customers, U.S. District Judge Thomas Griesa ruled.

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  12. Coca-Cola ad: Working off a soda takes 23 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Island Packet

    In the ad, the world's biggest beverage maker asks what would happen if people paid for a can of Coke by first working off the calories it contained.

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  13. Nobody can eat 50 eggs, but how about hot dogs? Competitive eater...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Island Packet

    Competitive eater Adrian Morgan will take part in the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest qualifier June 7 in Savannah.

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  14. Nobody can eat 50 eggs, but how about hot dogs? Competitive eater...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Island Packet

    Competitive eater Adrian Morgan will take part in the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest qualifier June 7 in Savannah.

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  15. Michigan men finding success in failure talksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | The Island Packet

    In the crowd sat a riveted Jordan O'Neil. At least until the speaker intoned in the inevitable "but," followed by his tale of second-chance success.

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  16. Ap Interview: Leno says he's enjoying retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | The Island Packet

    Without the daily grind of hosting NBC's top-rated late-night show, Leno said he feels "liberated" to travel and invest more in his standup routines.

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  17. Dan K. Thomasson: Civility and commencement speechesRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | The Island Packet

    There was instead a short, perhaps six or seven minute statement by the dean of her particular college, the largest in the school, praising the newly minted graduates and wishing them luck.

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  18. Obama at 9/11 museum: Terrorism can't break us + videoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | The Island Packet

    11 museum on Thursday as "a sacred place of healing and of hope" that captures both the story and the spirit of heroism and helpfulness that followed the attacks.

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  19. Obama, first lady tour Sept. 11 museumRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | The Island Packet

    11 museum on Thursday, viewing a memorial wall with photos of victims and a mangled fire truck, ahead of a ceremony marking its opening.

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  20. Qualifier for Nathan's July 4 hot dog eating contest to be held in SavannahRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | The Island Packet

    A hot dog eating contest that's part of the qualifying circuit for the annual July 4 hot dog eating contest on Coney Island will be at 11 a.m. June 7 on River Street in Savannah.

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