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  1. Bomb disposal squad called to York streetRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | York Press

    North Yorkshire Police vans and a bomb squad unit were all sent to Burdyke Avenue, in Clifton , around 9.30pm on Wednesday and a 43-year-old man was arrested for "health and safety" offences. A statement said: "Police are working at a scene in Burdyke Avenue in York following the arrest of a 43 year old man in relation to Health and Safety Offences.

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    14 min ago | USA Today

    Rieder: Excited over the future of journalism Undeterred by journalism's challenges, these two J-school grads can't wait to plunge in. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/290QlBJ It's a question I get all the time.

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  3. Thoughts on the McDonnell DecisionRead the original story

    45 min ago | White Collar Crime Prof Blog

    I received the McDonnell decision with mixed feelings. Initially, I was happy for my colleague Hank Asbill, one of the nation's top criminal defense attorneys, for a great victory.

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  4. Full Rockaway Boardwalk to Open This Weekend for First Time Since Superstorm SandyRead the original story

    50 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The City today announced that - for the first time since Superstorm Sandy -- the full Rockaway Boardwalk will be open in time for the July 4th holiday weekend, including the latest section from Beach 117th Street to Beach 126th Street. With this newest section open, New Yorkers will be able to enjoy a continuous connection spanning from Beach 9th Street to Beach 126th Street - approximately 5.5 miles.

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  5. 43M to hit the road over Independence Day holiday, AAA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    Spurred by lower gas prices, 43 million Americans will travel this Independence Day weekend, AAA predicts. Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara Spurred by lower gas prices, 43 million Americans, including 3.1 million New Yorkers, will travel this Independence Day weekend, AAA predicts.

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  6. Ford Amphitheater At Coney Island Boardwalk Opens This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AllAccess.com

    The celebratory ribbon-cutting ceremony for FORD AMPHITHEATER AT CONEY ISLAND BOARD was held TODAY, with the grand opening weekend, JULY 1st through 4th, featuring IMPRACTICAL JOKERS, STING & PETER GABRIEL and THE BEACH BOYS. NEW YORK CITY Mayor BILL DE BLASIO was joined by BROOKLYN Borough President ERIC L. ADAMS, Council Member MARK TREYGER, NEW YORK STATE Assembly Member PAMELA HARRIS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION President/CEO MARIA TORRES-SPRINGER, iSTAR CEO JAY SUGARMAN and LIVE NATION NORTH ATLANTIC President ALAN OSTFIELD.

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  7. America's richest families with business roots in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Crain's New York Business

    New York City businesses have spawned some the largest U.S. family fortunes, according to this year's edition of Forbes' list of America's 25 Richest Families, released Wednesday. The Hearst family, worth a combined $28 billion, is the highest-ranked among families with significant business roots in the city, is No.

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  8. Robert Herman's the Phone Book Wins Foreword Reviews' 2015 Indiefab Award Honorable MentionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    KeyMedia Public Relations Announces NYC Street Photographer Robert Herman's latest monograph, THE PHONE BOOK, Schiffer Publishing, 2015 has been awarded an Honorable Mention in the 18th Annual Foreword Reviews' INDIEFAB Book of the year Awards NEW YORK - June 29, 2016 - PRLog -- Narrowed down from nearly 2,000 entries by a panel of librarians and booksellers, along with Foreword Reviews' editorial staff, the winners in 66 categories are considered the year's best books published by independent publishers, university presses, and self-published authors. Foreword Reviews made the announcement in a live presentation at the American Library Association Annual Conference.

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  9. NYC Comptroller Stringer Wants Free Sunscreen Dispensers In Public SpacesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Sharon Doyle puts sunscreen on the face of 9-year-old Savannah Stidham as they visit the beach. NEW YORK - Comptroller Scott Stringer is calling on the city to provide free sunscreen dispensers at public parks, beaches, playgrounds and pools.

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  10. How did NYC Board of Elections do during Tuesday's primary?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    Eyes were on the Board of Election's performance during Tuesday's Congressional primary after numerous foul-ups during last April's Presidential primary. These included the alleged improper purging of 120,000 Brooklyn voters, poll sites opening late, misinformed poll workers and malfunctioning voting machines.

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  11. More Zika cases in New York, all from travel abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    The mosquito-borne Zika virus has been found in all of the boroughs, except Staten Island. All of the 233 cases in New York City have been a result of people traveling to Zika-infected areas.

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  12. Meet the man who's transforming New York City's skylineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Architect Ismael Leyva has designed 65 buildings in New York City - enough to fill several city blocks - and he's got 12 more on the way. After nearly 20 years of work in New York, Leyva is one of the city's most prominent residential architects, and he's left an indelible mark on the skyline.

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  13. 9 Books Set on the Upper West Side to Read This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com

    Just like seeing your neighborhood pop up onscreen, reading a book set in your backyard can be a fun flash of recognition. The Upper West Side makes an appearance in a host of novels, plays and historical texts.

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  14. Rieder: Excited over the future of journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    Rieder: Excited over the future of journalism Undeterred by journalism's challenges, these two J-school grads can't wait to plunge in. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/290QlBJ It's a question I get all the time.

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  15. Trump Stood Alone Among NYC Billionaires in Reaping Tax BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    Donald Trump stood in a class all his own when it came receiving a property-tax break reserved for middle-income residents, according to Crain's New York Business , which said he was the only billionaire in New York City it could find who got the credit. Crain's examined data on 38 billionaires whose names and addresses it could identify and found that none had sought or received the benefit.

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  16. Nina Rees: Urgent investments in charter-school facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Mayor de Blasio danced a neat political two-step as he shifted his position last week on charter schools, saying his opposition to these innovative choices for families has been overblown and misconstrued. Ironically, his position - at least in practice - no longer matters.

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  17. Jun 29, 2016Healthy Eating is About Economics Not Willpower for ManyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The New York Academy of Medicine

    Fighting to put a meal on the table is increasingly common for people all over America, especially in urban areas where high prices and poor access to certain resources often limits food choices. More than 48 million households nationwide were food insecure in 2014, with rates rising higher than the national average in many poor households, particularly in African American and Hispanic communities.

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  18. This Politician Wants Congress To Fight GentrificationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Weekend

    Senator Adriano Espaillat exits a voting center after voting in the Democratic Primary election in New York June 24, 2014. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz A New York politician has an offbeat plan to combat the pressures of rising rents and displacement in his neighborhood: Democratic primary election Tuesday for the open seat in New York's 13th Congressional District.

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  19. Climate change could eventually kill thousands a year in NYC alone :0Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Post

    Rising temperatures mean thousands could die from heat exposure in the Big Apple by 2080 if greenhouse gas emissions aren't reduced, a new study shows. Scientists from Columbia University examined temperature related deaths in the city and found more than 3,000 people could die each year by 2080 in New York City alone if efforts aren't taken to reduce greenhouse emissions and adapt to rising temperatures- a 400% increase in heat related deaths.

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  20. ISIS Two Years Later: From 'JV Team' to International KillersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    In that time the group has gone from obscurity, mocked by President Obama as a terrorist "jayvee team," to the world's most brutal terror network, responsible not only for thousands of deaths in the Middle East, but linked to hundreds of others in dozens of terror plots in the West. ISIS currently controls thousands of square miles of territory in Iraq and Syria, though the U.S. military says they've been pushed out of huge swaths of land, especially in Iraq, since a high point in the late summer of 2014.

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