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  1. SantaCon kicks off with hopes of less naughtinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2010 | WHDH

    The annual costumed pub crawl featuring a horde of sloshed Santas on the streets of Manhattan got underway Saturday with a lesson in the First Amendment. Civil rights lawyer Norman Siegel addressed the SantaCon crowd in Times Square about the government's right to reasonably regulate an event that New Yorkers have complained has gotten out of hand in past years.

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  2. Sharing day of protest, NYC's SantaCon reins inRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | WHDH

    You'd better watch out. You'd better not fight. Better not be a lout. And SantaCon's telling you why.

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  3. Police demonstrations inspire new protest songsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | WHDH

    Stop. Hey, what's that sound? Protest songs are taking their place alongside chants of "I can't breathe" and "Hands up, don't shoot" as demonstrators raise their voices to condemn the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police. There's something happening here.

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  4. Prince William hits DC; Kate joins NYC first ladyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WHDH

    Kate and Prince William arrive... . Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, right, is greeted by New York City first lady Chirlane McCray at the Northside Center for Child Development, Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 in New York. 1 comment

  5. Tenement Museum offers workshops for English learnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | WHDH

    Held i... . Educator Pedro Garcia, center, talks with immigrants during Shared Journeys, a workshop in English for Speakers of Other Languages, or ESOL, run by the Tenement Museum, on New York's Lower East Side, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014.

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  6. Multiple fractures for Bono in NY bicycle accidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WHDH

    An injury to U2 singer Bono after what was described by the group as a "cycling spill" left him with multiple fractures that required him to undergo two surgeries, a doctor said Wednesday. Bono was in a "high-energy bicycle accident" when he was trying to avoid another cyclist on Sunday, orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Dean Lorich said in a statement from NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and Hospital for Special Surgery.

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  7. Former Mayor Menino took on Boston gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | WHDH

    One of former Mayor Thomas Menino's biggest issues was getting guns off the streets, helping local organizations and people who knew gun violence first hand, as well as powerful political leaders. Deborah Wornum, lost her 25-year-old son Aaron in 2011 after he was shot and killed around the corner from her Dorchester home.

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  8. As Ebola reaches New York, what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WHDH

    Members of the Brooklyn Borough President's office hand out fliers detailing the risks of Ebola outside The Gutter bowling alley, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in the Williamsburg neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of New York. NEW YORK - Now that a doctor in New York has been diagnosed with Ebola, health officials are once again stressing that the virus poses little risk in the U.S. Ebola hemorrhagic fever is a rare and deadly disease caused by a virus that is believed to have originated in African bats.

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  9. Ebola case in NYC brings demands for quarantinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WHDH

    The case of the U.S. doctor stricken with Ebola left lawmakers on Capitol Hill, scientists and ordinary New Yorkers wondering why he was out on the town after his return from West Africa -- and why stronger steps aren't being taken to quarantine medical workers. Dr. Craig Spencer rode the subway, took a cab, went bowling, visited a coffee shop and ate at a restaurant in the week after he came back to New York City from Guinea, where he had been treating Ebola victims.

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  10. Broadway marquees to dim to honor Marian SeldesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2010 | WHDH

    Broadway theaters plan to dim their marquee lights Wednesday night in memory of Marian Seldes, the Tony Award-winning star of "A Delicate Balance" who was a muse to playwright Edward Albee. She'll also be honored at Lincoln Center, which will broadcast a special message on its digital posters dotted along West 65th Street in Manhattan.

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  11. Families want investigations into police deathsRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | WHDH

    The parents of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, two black men who died in encounters with white police officers, joined with civil rights leaders on Thursday to call for a full federal investigation and charges against those involved in their deaths. "I'm here to make sure that this doesn't happen to anyone else's family," said Brown's father, Michael Brown Sr., who stood with leaders from the National Urban League, the National Action Network, the Black Women's Roundtable and the NAACP at a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington.

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  12. Groundhog dies after escaping NYC mayor's gripRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | WHDH

    The groundhog that escaped Mayor Bill de Blasio's grasp during this year's Staten Island Zoo Groundhog Day ceremony died a week after the fall. But the rodent, which had just predicted six more weeks of winter before tumbling several feet from the mayor's hands, was not the zoo's famed Staten Island Chuck, but rather a stand-in named Charlotte.

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  13. Cameron to apologize to queen for indiscretionRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | WHDH

    Prime Minister David Cameron will apologize to Queen Elizabeth II for disclosing details of a private conversation with her about the Scottish referendum. Britain's leader was overheard telling former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg that the monarch appeared relieved that the Scots voted to stay in the United Kingdom.

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  14. Scorsese's latest is documentary on magazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | WHDH

    29, 2014. . This photo released by HBO shows Robert Silvers, in a scene from the documentary, "The Fifty Year Argument: An Inside Look at The New York Review of Books," which airs on HBO on Sept.

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  15. Exhibition looks at genius of carousel inventorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | WHDH

    Coney Island's historic B&B Carousell is among several vintage attractions still thrilling visitors at the famous amusement park today. Mangels was a mechanical and creative genius who enthralled the masses with his carousels, shooting ranges and rides like the Whip and Tickler during the early part of the 20th century.

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  16. Hillary Clinton among speakers at Angelou memorialRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | WHDH

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison were among the expected speakers at a tribute to Maya Angelou, the author, poet and stage performer who died earlier this year. The event was to be held Friday morning at The Riverside Church in Manhattan, a few blocks west of a Harlem town house that Angelou owned in recent years.

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  17. Another Beckham shows designing sideRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WHDH

    9, 2014, in New York. . Models pose in clothing from the Beckham for Belstaff collection during Fashion Week, Tuesday, Sept.

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  18. Brooklyn Museum director retiring in 2015Read the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WHDH

    Under his leadership, the museum doubled its attendance and endowment and drew a younger and more diverse audience. But Lehman is probably most recognized for a 1999 exhibition that included a work depicting the Virgin Mary adorned with elephant dung.

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  19. Nicki Minaj: Natural look stems from confidenceRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WHDH

    Nicki Minaj, who has recently dropped her colorful and oddball style for a more natural and sophisticated look, says it's because she's more comfortable in her skin. "I kind of feel now that I look more like my regular old self, like what I look like when I'm at home," she said in an interview Tuesday.

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  20. Boos, booty dominate Fashion Rocks concertRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WHDH

    9, 2014 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York. . Jennifer Lopez attends Fashion Rocks on Tuesday, Sept.

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