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  1. This Paris Store Will Show French Girls How to Be BrooklynitesRead the original story

    15 min ago | Racked

    Well, this is flattering: Paris department store Le Bon MarchA has decided to transform itself into an ode to all things stereotypically "Brooklyn" as part of a pop-up market-slash-exhibit. Starting tomorrow and running through October 17th, stepping into the Left Bank store will seem oddly familiar to New Yorkers, who'll be greeted by the store's interpretation of the borough's fashion , food , and vibe .

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  2. Explore the Erie Canal with MidLakes NavigationRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Examiner.com

    Board the Emita II at Dutchman's Landing in Baldwinsville, New York for a great day-trip on the Erie Canal . Captain Dan will provide just enough narration to keep the ride interesting but not so much that passengers can't enjoy the ride and day dream of the time when the canal was the main travel road of New York.

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  3. Hazardous Weather: Air Quality Alert issued till 11PMRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service notes that New York has issued an air quality alert for parts of the New York City metropolitan area including Rockland and Westchester counties. Rockland County Executive Ed Day and County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert are alerting residents that Air Quality Health Advisories are issued by the New York State Department of Health and Department of Environmental Conservation when levels of outdoor pollution, either ozone or fine particulate matter, are expected to exceed national air quality standards, and be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

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  4. Jason Polan has Made the Union Square Taco Bell Into a New Salon of Visual ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The New York Observer

    "Did he tell you it was going to be $99?" he asked. Seeing my co nfused expression, he added, "He likes to tell you it's going to be, like, $99.97.

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  5. 5 Fiorina Debate Tactics That May Not Work This TimeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    Here's a look at the successful playbook she used in Cleveland that she's going to have to adjust, or abandon all together, in Simi Valley. The decision by CNN on Tuesday to relax the criteria for its prime-time Republican presidential debate on Sept.

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  6. Pizza envy, or the return of the New York casserole canardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chicago Reader

    In the last week before school restarts, a New Yorker slamming Chicago pizza is barely enough to rouse me-I'm like a brown bear in the hot sun deciding whether it's worth swatting at an otter. It's not pizza, it's a casserole ? Whatever, dude.

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  7. 1010 WINS: Fence Along Fifth Avenue Being Considered As Security Measure For Papal VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 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.

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  8. Ask Not: Lost in the Crowd with Amanda PalmerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    In the interests of full disclosure, I tweeted and emailed Amanda Palmer a couple of weeks ago, playing on my fabled past as the viral internet home birth girl to try and elicit some kind of support for my own crowdfunding campaign 'IRMO' . I'm trying to dig myself out of child custody / divorce induced post-baby legal hell and back into writing and filmmaking at the moment.

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  9. Pope to lead thousands in New York's Central Park...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New Vision

    Pope Francis leaves Saint Peters basilica at the Vatican, at the end of a prayer as part of the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, on September 1, 2015. AFP PHOTO / ANDREAS SOLARO Pope Francis will lead a vast procession of thousands through Central Park during his historic visit to the United States later this month, the New York mayor said Tuesday.

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  10. Governor Cuomo Announces Innovative Clean Energy Project on Long...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    Governor Cuomo announced the launch of an anaerobic digester project on Long Island that will serve as an innovative model of how clean, on-site power ... Long Island, NY - September 1, 2015 - Governor Cuomo announced the launch of an anaerobic digester project on Long Island that will serve as an innovative model of how clean, on-site power can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions and support sustainable communities. By providing Long Island with a local clean energy generation resource, the project aligns with Governor Cuomo's Reforming the Energy Vision, the State's comprehensive energy strategy to build a clean, resilient and affordable energy system for all New Yorkers.

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  11. Federal grant to enhance treatment and prevention of strokeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Empire State News

    New York State has been awarded a $3.75 million grant, over five years, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to enhance the treatment and prevention of stroke. Stroke remains the fourth leading cause of death in New York, accounting for more than 6,000 deaths annually.

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  12. Will this excellent manager finally get his chance?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Pete Mackanin manages with a cool hand, even during last week's sticky situation when Jeff Francoeur and the Phillies were angry with the Mets The Phillies have sunk so far from their Little Red Machine run as to be barely recognizable. But after manager Ryne Sandberg's resignation in June, interim Pete Mackanin has emerged as a sliver of light -- surprising to the general public, perhaps, but not to anyone in baseball.

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  13. Employees in conflict? Here's how to fix it - and fastRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Crain's New York Business

    New Yorkers are known for being Type-A, ambitious, driven and strong. So what happens when two star employees collide in the workforce? Conflict between employees drains energy from the whole office.

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  14. Author David Lipsky on the real life 'End of the Tour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Examiner.com

    The movie " The End of the Tour " is based on writer David Lipsky's book "Although of Course You End Up Being Yourself," which is itself based on transcripts of the tape-recorded interviews he made with acclaimed author David Foster Wallace , towards the end of Wallace's promotional tour for his novel, "Infinite Jest." Lipsky laughs when he's asked if it's okay to record the interview: "Oh no, of course," he says.

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  15. Beyond the Topless, Times Square's Very Success Breeds HasslesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. After New York tabloids made an issue of panhandling by the so-called desnudas and aggressive costumed cartoon characters, Mayor Bill de Blasio appointed a task force to propose laws to subdue the garish agora for tourists, street performers, vendors and vagrants.

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  16. Survey: As First Wave of "Generation X" New Yorkers Turn...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsLI.com

    The first wave of "Generation X" New Yorkers turns 50 this year, and many are panicking about saving enough money for retirement, according to a statewide survey . Commissioned by AARP, the survey found that Gen Xers are even more worried about retirement savings than are Baby Boomers.

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  17. Rapist Near Bronx School Reveals Lapse in Sex Offender EnforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 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.

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  18. New York Lawmaker Wants to Ban Minors from Buying Large-Size Sodas...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | National Review Online

    This exchange could become the norm in the state of New York if Assemblyman Matthew Titone gets his way. Titone has proposed a bill that would ban the sale of sugary drinks 16 ounces or larger to minors unless a parent is present.

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  19. Diana Furchtgott-Roth: Workers don't do better in unionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Just in time for Labor Day, Labor Secretary Thomas Perez is resurrecting the old canard that workers do better in unions. His latest blog post uses misleading data to suggest that if workers were unionized, they would receive $200 more per week.

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  20. Gay Muslim documents his pilgrimage in "A Sinner in Mecca"Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Gay-Muslim Indian-born New Yorker Parvez Sharma films his entire journey to Hajj and makes it into a movie. The Indian-born New Yorker secretly challenged Saudi Arabian authorities and filmed his entire pilgrimage to Mecca using only his iPhone.

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