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  1. Chris Christie Set to Announce Presidential RunRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC New York

    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is set to announce that he's running for president. Brynn Gingras has the details on when and where we'll hear the news.


  2. Man Admits to Posting Signs Around TownRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

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  3. ConstanceDECK Yourselves in Dad's Old TrousersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    I wonder if a national health plan bordering on socialism would be a slam dunk if liberal Democrats like the late Ted Kennedy had "spun" the issue so that departed Senate icons such as Jesse Helms and Strom Thurmond, hard-core Carolina conservatives, could make it a "populist" cause. "Ahem, ahem, now," the power structure of the current Broadway revival of "Finian's Rainbow" might tell the folks of mythical Missitucky, "We don't want none of that there pinko commie national health care, just the same darned health and medical protection them fat cats we bailed out on Wall Street all have for their young'uns and kin."


  4. NY maple syrup production hits 70-year highRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Observer

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that maple syrup production in New York reached its highest level in 70 years, allowing the state to retain its standing as the second highest producer of fresh maple syrup in America. New York's maple farmers persevered through a challenging winter to produce a modern record of more than 601,000 gallons of syrup from more than 2.3 million taps across the state during the 2015 season.


  5. Tenant Activists Plan to Protest Outside Andrew Cuomo's HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Capitol Confidential gathers the best coverage of New York politics and puts it all together. Each section - Capitol, The State Worker, New York on the Potomac, and Voices - represents a unique facet of the political scene.


  6. Homeowner responds to upside-down flag controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    The man at the center of a flag controversy in Colorado Springs says he wants to set the record straight. The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies.


  7. Supreme Court EPA Decision: "No Great Shakes" for New...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    In a decision issued today , the U.S. Supreme Court told the Environmental Protection Agency to reconsider tougher standards on coal-fired power plants based on their cost to the industry. Richard Revesz, director of the Institute of Policy Integrity at the New York University School of Law, says the EPA already took most of those factors into account - the only issue is whether they should have considered them earlier in the process.


  8. Health hazards at New York restaurants declineRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Five years after the city introduced restaurant grades, New York's eateries have seen a marked decline in health hazards like salmonella and mice infestations, and more places than ever are getting A grades, according to stats released Monday. The majority of restaurants - 58% - get an A grade from city inspectors, up from 37% in the first year of grading, the city Health Department said.


  9. Butting in: NYC mayor wants to stop smoking in private homesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    New Yorkers may soon be unable to smoke in their own homes, as New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is pressing landlords and developers to prohibit residents from lighting up inside apartments. This comes as part of the de Blasio administration's efforts to reduce smoking citywide.


  10. New York Prison Escapees Planned To Flee To Mexico Before Their Ride Bailed: Gov. Andrew CuomoRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Switched

    Police stand over David Sweat after he was shot and captured near the Canadian border Sunday, June 28, 2015, in Constable, N.Y. Sweat is the second of two convicted murderers who staged a brazen escape three weeks ago from a maximum-security prison in northern New York. His capture came two days after his escape partner, Richard Matt, was shot and killed by authorities.


  11. $7.3B to be shared among NY health care networks to overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Some $7.3 billion will be divided among 25 networks of health care providers in New York state to use in overhauling the delivery of care and cutting unneeded hospital visits, according to state officials. Hospitals, physician groups and other providers allied in geographic networks are getting parts of the state's so-called Medicaid waiver to apply projected federal savings over five years.


  12. NYC Marks 5th Anniversary Of Restaurant Letter GradingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS 2 CBS 2 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Latest Videos Eye On New York Dining Deals Tony's Table Links [] WCBS 880 WCBS Newsradio 880 is one of the tri-state's most trusted sources for news and information.


  13. The U.S. Is Now the World's Second Largest Spanish-Speaking CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Truthdig

    On a global scale, Mexico is now the only country with more Spanish speakers than the U.S, according to a new study published by the Instituto Cervantes . The U.S. has 41 million native speakers, plus 11 million who are bilingual, with the largest concentrations of Spanish speakers living in the western states of New Mexico, California, Texas and Arizona.


  14. The City Councila s new drive to choke the NYPDRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Post

    Having successfully pushed Mayor de Blasio to hire 1,300 new cops, the City Council now feels entitled to shackle the NYPD and endanger all New Yorkers. Make no mistake: As Councilman James Vacca points out, the nine "reform" bills now before the council are anything but support for New York's Finest.


  15. Roll Play is a multi-camera quiz show - shot from a bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Gizmag

    It's now pretty common for people to use an actioncam to record their bicycle trips. Some people even wear one, with another mounted somewhere on their bike.


  16. American Dreams: The hidden houses of New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    When you're living in a city like New York, every day is an opportunity to discover another mind-blowing piece of real estate. Some strange and surprising finds are hidden in plain sight, while others are so extravagant, your average New Yorker may never gain the privilege to see them.


  17. Study: New Yorkers are patient when it comes to waiting on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The study of 2,234 consumers, conducted by London, England-based audio branding specialist PH Media Group, said that 55 percent of New Yorkers are prepared to wait on hold for longer than one minute. The U.S. average is the same as New York, but the Northeast and the West are a bit more willing to wait longer than 60 seconds.


  18. Cristin Milioti, Bridget Everett, Canada Day and More Set for Joe's Pub This JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its upcoming nightly performances, July 1 - July 12, 2015. Scroll down for details, or visit for a complete list of shows! Celebrate Canada's 148th birthday with this all-star celebration of the Great Canadian Songbook, produced and emcee'd by Jeff Breithaupt .


  19. Lightning strikes family's home and backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    A family is on edge after watching lightning strike their house and backyard in the Mountain Shadows neighborhood Sunday night. The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies.


  20. Medical marijuana operation proposed for GlenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    A Schenectady County site has been chosen by one of 43 applicants seeking a license to run a medical marijuana operation in New York. Fiorello Pharmaceuticals proposes to construct a marijuana greenhouse and extraction facility in a 120,000-square-foot warehouse at the Glenville Business and Technology Park.