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  1. Anti-Trump militants mark "Not my President's Day"Read the original story

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    Monday was a US holiday known as Presidents Day. But for thousands of anti-Trump militants across the country, it was "Not My President's Day."


  2. Cuomoa s budget plan is right for New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    In the north country, there are only 40 New Yorkers who pay the top income tax rate. At the same time, under Gov. Andrew Cuomo's fiscal year 2018 executive budget, there are more than 64,000 north country residents who will benefit from a tax cut for the middle class, nearly 59,000 students who are enrolled in north country public schools who will benefit from a school aid increase and nearly 18,500 north country families who will be eligible for the governor's tuition-free degree program, the Excelsior Scholarship.


  3. Childrena s Home awarded $1.5 million grant for five years of adoption support servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    The Children's Home of Jefferson County is to receive $1.5 million in funding from the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. The Children's Home was awarded a five-year grant to support and assist families with adopted children.


  4. How men's magazines deal with winter fashion struggles 0:0Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | New York Post

    Much of the US is in a stretch of spring-like weather - and that means millions of folks are learning that it takes more than six weeks in the gym to shed those winter pounds. The temperate spate is also leaving all those sheep who paid $600 for a Canada Goose coat wondering if it was all worth it, or would the money have been better spent on, say, self-esteem classes.


  5. People Are Really Going Coconuts For The Supreme MetroCardsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vibe

    Supreme's latest and most accessible collaboration has left New Yorkers facing joy and for others, sheer pain. The brand released a Supreme-branded MetroCard on Monday with the two swiped item going for more than ten times its normal cost.


  6. Violent anti-Trump protesters clash with copsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Construction worker with a 'white power' chest tattoo and his fiancA e are victims of double murder that was so grisly police needed an X-ray machine to find all their body parts Violent anti-Trump protesters clash with cops as thousands take to the streets across the country for 'Not My President Day' demonstrations At least eight people were arrested in Portland, Oregon, after a small group protesting President Donald Trump clashed with the police. The demonstrators, who did not have a permit, spilled out onto the streets outside the Federal Building and failed to heed the warnings of police in tactical gear.


  7. Cashless tolling launches at the Bayonne BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    When the new elevated roadway opened at the Bayonne Bridge on Monday, so did a new system for collecting tolls at the 85-year-old arch bridge. Drivers no longer have to slow down or stop at a toll booth and are able to continue driving through the crossing at the posted speed limit thanks to the new overhead gantry, mounted with electronic toll collection.


  8. Why we should teach cursive writing to all kids 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Post

    When Jack Lew was nominated to be Treasury secretary in 2013, President Barack Obama joked that as a condition of the appointment, Lew would have to learn to sign his name more legibly. The secretary's signature, after all, was going to appear on US currency.


  9. MD Lottery Director's Nomination Moves to Confirmation VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A Senate panel voted Monday to send the appointment of Maryland's acting lottery director to the full Senate for a confirmation vote - more than 21 months after Gov. Larry Hogan appointed him to the job. The Senate Executive Nominations Committee voted in favor of Gordon Medenica's appointment Monday.


  10. With "Crashing," Pete Holmes makes a good comedy about a...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Salon

    Working toward making it as a professional comedian isn't all that fun. This is one of many takeaways from "Crashing," the new HBO series executive produced by Judd Apatow and starring Pete Holmes as a fictional version of himself.


  11. Jamie Fox, hard-driving political insider, dead at 62Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    A long-time Democratic strategist, respected for both his demeanor and ability to get the job done, his last post was working for the Republican governor as the state's transportation commissioner. But it was his role as a consummate insider, lobbying for client, that left a stain on his career that he never could fully understand -- after he was caught up in criminal charges in a scheme by the former chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to shake down one of the nation's largest airlines.


  12. Courtney Stodden wears nothing but a see-through braRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Sheer-insanity! Courtney Stodden wears nothing but a see-through bra and skin tight pants to become New York's most head-turning dog walker She is single so looks like this star is trying to create her own version of Sex And The City - but she certainly does not dress anything like Carrie Bradshaw. Courtney Stodden made dog walking into something a whole lot saucier as she took on New York 's 55 degree weather in less than appropriate clothing.


  13. Activists protest Trump across the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Protest leaders said they expected thousands to rally in about 28 cities ranging from Los Angeles and Chicago to Grand Rapids, Michigan, according to the Reuters news agency. In New York, hundreds of protesters stretching at least eight blocks chanted "He cheats, he lies, open up your eyes" near the Trump International Hotel on the edge of Central Park, the report said.


  14. Supreme Starts Frenzy at New York Subway StationsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Racked

    A New York subway station is one of the most vile places on earth. I walked by a man, to put it delicately, pleasuring himself in one during my morning commute today.


  15. 'Not My President's Day': Thousands protest Trump on holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | UPI

    Tens of thousands of Americans marked Presidents' Day on Monday by underscoring their opposition to current occupant of the White House. Demonstrators in New York, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia and several other major cities hit the streets , chanted and held signs for what was informally called "Not My President's Day."


  16. Anti-Trump protesters stage a Not My Presidenta s Daya ralliesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    Renewed protests against U.S. President Donald Trump flared on the Presidents Day holiday on Monday, with grassroots activists vowing to take to the streets in dozens of cities in "Not My President's Day" rallies. Protest leaders had said they expected thousands to rally in about 28 cities ranging from Los Angeles and Chicago to Grand Rapids, Michigan, in the latest round of demonstrations to voice displeasure with Trump's policies and pronouncements.


  17. Drivera s license required to file taxes in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    CPA Matt Bryant of the New York State Society of CPAs discussed an important new requirement for all New York tax returns beginning this year. Bryant said beginning this year New Yorkers will be required to submit a copy of their driver's license with their tax return.


  18. The deadly reality of construction work: Minorities suffer most from workplace negligenceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Salon

    Construction workers gather outside the scene where a section of scaffolding collapsed at a high-rise construction project, killing three people and sending another to a hospital, Monday, March 23, 2015, in downtown Raleigh, N.C. That's according to a new report , released last month, by the New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health . Between 2006 and 2015, at least 464 construction workers died while on the job in New York.


  19. Port Authority Looking Into Taxi Fee for City Airports, Report SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    Passengers going to and from New York City's airports could soon be paying more for their taxi or Uber rides, according to a report. The Port Authority is looking at charging passengers a $4 "access fee" for pickups and drop-offs from John F. Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark airports next year, according to the New York Daily News .


  20. Norma McCorvey Promoted Adoption and Supported 'Choose Life' License PlatesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Christian Newswire

    NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2017 / Christian Newswire / -- Dr. Elizabeth Rex , President of The Children First Foundation, releases the following: I had the honor of meeting Norma McCorvey back on November 17, 2001, during a benefit cruise around the island of Manhattan. Norma promoted the adoption option for unplanned pregnancies and supported the approval of the pro-adoption "Choose Life" License Plate in New York where it is still censored today even though it has been approved in 31 other states.