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  1. Obama charged with throwing Sony under bus, failing to lead on terrorist threatRead the original story

    Saturday | Washington Times

    ... columnist Jonah Goldberg contrasted the current climate to that of 1940, when former New York Mayor Fiorello La Guardia assured cartoonists that, "The city of New York will see that no harm will come to you" after they received threats over a ...

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  2. Another busy travel week, another winter storm to mess it upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mashable

    There are two winter storms that may cause travel problems in the U.S. leading up to Christmas, in what could feel like deja vu for holiday travelers. The airports most likely to be impacted include: Newark , Philadelphia , Boston , New York's LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy International , Detroit , and potentially Chicago's O'Hare and Midway .

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  3. Carmel woman recalls her flee from Cuba 46 years ago, her support for the presidential decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Current in Carmel

    Tania Castroverde Moskalenko departed Cuba as a 6-year-old with her family on one of the Freedom Flights in May 1968. Yet while many Cuban exiles are upset by President Barack Obama's decision to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba, Moskalenko said it was terrific news.

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  4. Boingo & TWC Share Hotspots for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Light Reading

    The two companies announced today that they've launched what's billed as the first reciprocal Passpoint roaming agreement, allowing Time Warner Cable Inc. subscribers to tap into thousands of Boingo Wireless Inc. 's WiFi hotspots, and vice versa. Because the hotspots are Passpoint-enabled, customers can create a Passpoint profile once and then automatically connect to WiFi at any participating hotspot location with an iOS device without signing in again.

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  5. Marilynn Johnson: Every 20 years, NYC forces police reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | New York Daily News

    Amid the outrage over Eric Garner's death, few remember an equally troubling case 42 years ago that occurred just a mile away. In August 1972, police officers trying to stop a stolen vehicle on Staten Island fired a hail of bullets that ended up hitting an 11-year-old black boy, Ricky Bodden, and two bystanders.

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  6. A Celebration of LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Sojourners

    For the past several years, I have been less outwardly celebratory during the Christmas season. No wreaths, trees, or bad sweaters for me; I have chosen to be introspective during the end of the year season in order to keep my focus on the true meaning of Christmas.

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  7. New York JFK reports 5.2% growth so far in 2014; excellent SVID resultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Anna.aero

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  8. Home for the holidayRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Tribune-Chronicle

    It's not the family, in the sense of the Youngstown State men's basketball team. Although, the YSU coach sees his players as his responsibility and, therefore, wants to take care of them.

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  9. Today in Media History: The first Bill of Rights Day came just after Pearl Harbor attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Poynter Online

    A few weeks earlier the media probably assumed this would be a typical history/anniversary story, but everything changed after the attack on Pearl Harbor. "The 150th anniversary of the adoption of the Bill of Rights , first ten amendments to the Constitution, was commemorated in New York yesterday at many celebrations at which speakers, including Mayor F. H. LaGuardia and Governor Herbert H. Lehman, proclaimed the principles embodied in the amendments to be the principles for which America is fighting today.

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  10. Lack of competition blamed for Newark Airport's pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | NorthJersey.com

    New Jersey travelers know that airfares for flights out of Newark Liberty International Airport, where United Airlines handles nearly three-fourths of all passengers, are generally higher than at either John F. Kennedy or La Guardia airports, where there is more competition. This week, another seeming contributor to higher fares at Newark was brought to light when Chicago-based United Airlines filed a complaint with the Federal Aviation Administration asking the regulator to investigate fees that the airport's operator, the Port Authority, charges at New Jersey's biggest airport.

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  11. The Company That Wants to Bring New York Airports Back to Their Former GloryRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Skift

    A global transformation has taken place at airports turning previously stark hubs into mini-cities with local food and shopping options. The mix of political and commercial stakeholders in charge of New York City airports has slowed its similar progress; however, all parties are now realizing the importance in quickly improving the flyer experience.

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  12. Alvarez to coach Wisconsin in bowl vs AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Northern Michigan News

    Barry Alvarez is returning to the sidelines to coach the Badgers for the second time in Wisconsin's last three bowl games. Alvarez, Wisconsin's athletic director, will coach the Badgers in the Outback Bowl against Auburn on Jan. 1. He is replacing Gary Andersen, who abruptly left the program Wednesday to become Oregon State's coach.

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  13. 1939: A Momentous YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Jewish Press

    ... clashed with Jews armed with baseball bats. At one point the Bund demanded police protection. Mayor Fiorello La Guardia, a practicing Catholic who'd been born to a Jewish mother, granted the request - but provided a detail of Jewish and black ...

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  14. Airports Feeling Effects Of Nor'easter And Dallas FogRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    Travelers are running into some serious flight delays because of nasty weather hitting the Northeast. The FAA says flights headed to New York's LaGuardia Airport are averaging delays of over four hours.

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  15. Prince's appearance stuns passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | NEWS.com.au

    PRINCE William amazed fellow passengers when he stepped on board a commercial flight to Washington en route to a meeting with President Obama. The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is the hottest ticket around.

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  16. Guard arrested in death of NYC inmate in hot cellRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Dressed as rabbits, foxes and dragons, the costumed delegates to an annual conference chatted and exchanged high-paws as they filed out of a suburban Chicago hotel and across the street to a convention center that... Authorities are investigating the release of a gas that sickened several hotel guests and forced thousands of people - many dressed as cartoon animals - to evacuate the building. A jail guard has been arrested in connection with the death of a homeless ex-Marine inside a 101-degree jail cell in a special Rikers Island unit for mentally ill inmates, prosecutors said Monday.

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  17. Transit Museum exhibit details building of Verrazano BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    From its opening in 1964 until 1981, when it was surpassed by the Humber Bridge in the U.K., the Verrazano, at 2.7 miles, was the longest suspension bridge in the world. As one might expect, a lot of planning and work went into the bridge.

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  18. US airliner makes unscheduled landing after take-off from Israel due to illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  19. Remembering Pearl Harbor: Mayor Fiorello La Guardia Orders Internment Of NYC's JapaneseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | CBS Local

    ... station groups in the country. Got a nose for [...] With his fists clenched and lips pursed, Mayor Fiorello La Guardia launches himself into a speech decrying the Nazi Party. (credit: Keystone/Getty Images) NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - There was ...

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  20. Typhoon Hagupit Makes Landfall in PhilippinesRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    The powerful Typhoon Hagupit has made landfall in the Philippines. The Category 4 storm with sustained winds of 140 miles per hour is moving slowly across the island nation, after making landfall on Saturday near the eastern city of Tacloban.

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