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Cavs guard Iman Shumpert arrested in metro Atlanta

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Fashion Week brings an onslaught of hideous ‘clothes’
New York Fashion Week is a place where designers can push the limits, but these looks have gone overboard. Here are some of the designs that looked like they belong in “Mad Max” instead of on the runway.
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Cavs guard Shumpert arrested on DUI suspicion
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Cavaliers say guard Iman Shumpert was arrested last month on suspicion for driving under the influence. Shumpert was arrested on Aug. 10 in Fayette County, Georgia, following a traffic stop for a lane violation. The NBA champion Cavs said it has discussed the situation with Shumpert ...
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Man snaps incredible One World Trade Center photo
A stunning photo shows sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th  New York man captured a stunning photo of sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks         
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Hillary Clinton describes overcoming sexism in college to Humans of New York
Eric DuVallNEW YORK, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Hillary Clinton opened up to the online interview project Humans of New York about the sexism she's faced and how it affects her ability to connect with voters.
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Facebook Live Q&A with Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis – Today at 10:15am ET/7:15am PT
Join us Friday morning at 10:15 am ET/7am PT for a live conversation with Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis. The actors, who co-star in the new film “Colossal,” will be joined by director Nacho Vigalondo. Submit your questions below. “Colossal” premieres Friday night at the Toronto Film Festival. The story follows a woman who moves... Read more »
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Man snaps incredible photo of sun beaming off Trade Center
A stunning photo shows sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th  New York man captured a stunning photo of sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks         
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Digital sign added to landmark theater gets mixed reviews
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A digital sign added to a downtown Sioux Falls landmark theater is raising eyebrows. The Argus Leader reports ( ) some city residents like the addition to the State Theatre and think it will get people's attention. For others it raises questions about the priorities ...
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Watch Miss Ohio Alice Magoto win Miss America swimsuit competition
Miss Ohio Alice Magoto wins the swimsuit competition during Miss America preliminary competition Watch video ATLANTIC CITY, NJ-- Miss Ohio Alice Magoto walked away with a $1,000 scholarship with her win in the Miss America Lifestyle and Fitness Swimsuit competition Thursday night during the final preliminary night of competition at the 2017 Miss America competition held in Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Magoto, 18, the youngest competitor in this years' Miss America competition, wore a black Irene West bikini during the competition. Magoto, who is from Cincinnati, was crowned Miss Ohio in June and plans to study communications at Chapman University. "Beauty Unedited" is Magoto's platform during the competition as she advocates for a positive self-images as she pushes against the altering of photos.  Some of her favorite hashtags include #selfie, #nofilter and #flawless. The finals of the Miss America pageant are Sunday night.
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Man captures photo of light beaming off One World Trade Center
A stunning photo shows sunlight reflecting off of the One World Trade Center days before the 15th  New York man captured a stunning photo of...       
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Childhood home of Donald Trump to be sold at auction
The 3,600-square-foot Tudor has five bedrooms, a fully furnished basement and a two-car garage        
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Officials ID officer involved in fatal chain reaction crash
SUFFERN, N.Y. (AP) - Officials have identified an off-duty police officer involved in a chain reaction crash in a northern New York City suburb that left one student dead and another hurt. According to the Journal News ( ), Ramapo (RAM'-uh-poh) police officials identified rookie Peekskill Police Officer Jonathan Mosquera ...
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Clinton attacks Trump in new ad
Hillary Clinton rolled out a TV ad attacking Donald Trump for saying he “alone” can fix America’s problems. “Donald Trump says he alone can fix the problems we face,” Clinton said, wearing a baby blue loose-collared shirt with the top two buttons undone. “Well, I don’t believe that’s how you get things done in our...
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Swimming at NY state parks continues to Sept. 18
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York officials say swimming at state parks will continue until Sept. 18. Parks with extended swimming hours include Allegany State Park's Quaker Area and Beaver Island in western New York, Green Lakes State Park and Delta Lake State Park in central New York and Southwick ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New York New York state parks New York City Upstate New York Hudson River Park Long Island Southern Tier
Westchester Medical Center Health Network expanding
KINGSTON, N.Y. (AP) - The Westchester Medical Center Health Network is expanding in the Hudson Valley. The $133.6 million project includes plans for a 110,000-square-foot expansion and 70,000-square-foot renovation of the HealthAlliance Hospital in Kingston, as well as a medical village hub at HealthAlliance Hospital. The expanded hospital will have ...
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Service on 33rd Street PATH line suspended over weekend
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - PATH's 33rd Street line will close again over the weekend because of maintenance and safety upgrades. The line temporarily reopened for weekend service over Labor Day. But the work resumes this weekend and shuttle buses are available. Temporary Hoboken-World Trade Center PATH service is also ...
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Man steals money from bra of 93-year-old woman in wheelchair
NEW YORK (AP) - Surveillance cameras at a New York City store have captured video of a man stealing cash from a 93-year-old woman's bra as she sat in a wheelchair. Police say the theft happened Wednesday afternoon at a clothing store in Manhattan's East Harlem neighborhood. The Daily News ...
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Soldiers in UK's Scottish unit near end of US canoe voyage
NEW YORK (AP) - A group of British soldiers is nearing the end of its 340-mile canoe expedition that started out in Montreal and will end in New York City. Sixteen soldiers from the Royal Regiment of Scotland set out in eight canoes in Quebec on Aug. 30 and began ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Hudson River New York New York City Quebec Lake Champlain United States French and Indian War New Jersey
Jury selection finishing at major Chicago street-gang trial
CHICAGO (AP) - Jury selection is winding down at a much-anticipated trial of six purported members of Chicago's notorious Hobos street gang blamed for outbreaks of deadly gun violence for over a decade. A U.S. judge told prospective panelists Thursday that the already three-day process of picking 12 jurors would ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Jury Organized crime Crime Los Angeles Criminology New York City Gang Judge
9/11 images seared into photographers' memories
Shortly after September 11, 2001, photographer Steve McCurry stored his processed film of the destruction in a filing cabinet at his Manhattan studio. He did not look at the images closely again for 10 years.
5592 points by CNN | World Trade Center September 11 attacks Manhattan New York City Lower Manhattan Tower
Near ground zero, a memorial for 9/11 ... with Guinness on tap
After the first plane hit the north tower of the World Trade Center, O’Hara’s Restaurant and Pub filled up quickly with the commodity traders who flooded in from the doomed building, taking refuge in the neighborhood tavern. They had no idea what was to come. “Nobody was really sure what was going...
596 points by Los Angeles Times | World Trade Center New York City Lower Manhattan Empire State Building Port Authority of New York and New Jersey American Airlines Flight 11 Certified first responder September 11 attacks
Arts Center at Ground Zero Has a New Design, and Barbra Streisand in Charge
Ms. Streisand has been elected chairwoman of the center’s board, as officials unveiled plans for the building.
3840 points by The New York Times | New York City World Trade Center Lower Manhattan Performing arts September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan Development Corporation Manhattan Theatre
New York Today: New York Today: Fall Arts Preview
Friday: What to see this fall, weekend events and games with a power broker.
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Lawyers for NYPD whistleblower awarded $1.1M for fees
Lawyers for NYPD whistleblower Adrian Schoolcraft have been awarded $1.1 million in fees — far less than the $4.6 million they wanted.
57 points by Daily News | New York City Judge Lawyer Dispute resolution Manhattan Civil procedure Fee Lawsuit
Univ. of Louisville planning new welcome center
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - University of Louisville officials have announced a new welcome center that will be built on the eastern side of campus near Interstate 65. The $2 million privately-funded facility is expected to open in fall 2017. The center will be located at the corner of Eastern Parkway ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | University of Louisville Louisville Kentucky Kentucky Interstate 65 Louisville Cardinals Old Louisville New York City Frederick Law Olmsted
Should Venice secede from Los Angeles?
When, in the course of human events, there are Venice residents who desire to dissolve their bonds with Los Angeles, or “Vexit,” in the hope of securing an independent community — a course the Venice Neighborhood Council is exploring — a decent respect to the opinions of their neighbors requires...
172 points by Los Angeles Times | Los Angeles City Local government Santa Monica California Global city New York City Toronto Chicago
Forecasters: small boats off New Jersey coast face hazards
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Forecasters say small vessels should avoid navigating off New Jersey's coast as Hermine swirls in the Atlantic. The National Weather Service says a small craft advisory is in place off the New Jersey coast until noon with wind gusts up to nearly 40 mph possible. The ...
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Body of missing man, 28, found in suburban NYC lake
YORKTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say divers have recovered the body of a man who went missing in a suburban New York City lake earlier this week. The Journal News reports ( ) Yorktown police say the body of Darrin Dyckoff was recovered Tuesday morning in Sparkle Lake by a ...
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Suspect charged with murder in motel shootout arrested
MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) - Prosecutors say a suspect charged with murder in the shooting deaths of two men in a New Jersey motel room last year has been arrested in Maryland. Prosecutors said Tuesday that 22-year-old Tywan Dixon was arrested at an apartment complex in Glen Burnie, Maryland last ...
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Lady Gaga drops new single ‘Perfect Illusion'
It's no illusion — Lady Gaga is finally giving fans some new music.
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Authorities identify man killed in crash with garbage truck
UNION CITY, N.J. (AP) - Authorities have identified a driver who was killed after crashing into a garbage truck in northern New Jersey. Police say they saw a car traveling at a high rate of speed before it smashed into the garbage truck in Union City early Thursday. The car ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New Jersey Hudson County New Jersey New York City Glass Van Automobile Jersey City New Jersey North Bergen New Jersey
What's on board Arctic cruise ship? Lots of ice gear, parkas
NOME, Alaska (AP) — It took years of planning and several million dollars to ensure a city-sized luxury liner could become the largest to ever sail through the Northwest Passage north of Alaska and Canada.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | Alaska Arctic Ocean Cruise ship New York City Bering Sea Chukchi Sea Baffin Bay Cruise ships
Bronx fare-beating bust leads cops to solving attempted rape case
A fare-beating arrest in the Bronx Wednesday led cops to solve a year-old attempted rape case, authorities said.
424 points by Daily News | Police Crime William J. Bratton Criminal law Assault New York City Felony Manhattan
Man shot in drive-by outside CUNY in Brooklyn
A man was wounded in a drive-by shooting Thursday night outside CUNY’s New York City College of Technology in Brooklyn. The 21-year-old victim was shot in the torso at around 8 p.m. by a gunman in an Acura sedan that immediately sped away from the scene near the college’s Howard Building. He was in serious...
51 points by New York Post | New York City New York Brooklyn City College of New York City University of New York Queens United Kingdom New Jersey
Ground Zero flag back in NYC after 15 years
On September 11, 2001, amid the burning ashes of the World Trade Center, three New York City firefighters hoisted a small American flag removed from a nearby yacht. It was 5 p.m. on a day that would radically change the course of history.
4401 points by CNN | New York City World Trade Center September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan World Trade Center site Empire State Building Manhattan 7 World Trade Center
Durst snaps up neglected Harlem site for $91M
Douglas Durst’s company has made a big move in central Harlem, purchasing a key development site for $90,955,570 from Ian Bruce Eichner. The deal, which just closed, gives Durst title to the southwest corner at Park Avenue and East 125th Street. With a major real estate company that has an extensive track record in control,...
211 points by New York Post | Harlem New York City Manhattan Real estate Metro-North Railroad The Bronx 125th Street Streets in Manhattan
Toronto: Arri Group Launches Filmmaker Support Program
Germany’s Arri Group is launching a support program for international filmmakers at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival. The Munich-based company, whose operations range from motion picture camera and lighting system to film production and post-production activities, said Sept. 8 that its International Support Program initiative would assist filmmakers who are working on “distinctive projects with an... Read more »
87 points by Variety | Film Board of directors New York City Los Angeles Amtrak Post-production Film production Toronto
PHOTOS: Quarry water used at state prison
Since Aug.19, minimum security inmates at the state prison for men have been drawing water from an old quarry on the prison property in response to a request from the city of Concord to limit tap water usage. Three to four times a week, the outside maintenance crew draws about 200 gallons at a time...
17 points by Concord Monitor | New Hampshire Massachusetts Manchester New Hampshire Maine New York City Concord New Hampshire English-language films Portsmouth New Hampshire
Hondo banks on Boston
Vengeance thy name is not Panthers. Carolina couldn’t stop the great Trevor Siemian on Thursday night, but they did stop Hondo’s winning streak at three and caused his earnings to drop to 3,788 greenwells. Friday night: Mr. Aitch will try the Porcello in Toronto — 20 units on the Sawx to establish dominance over the...
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One of Asia's best photography fairs opens
The third annual PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai exhibition -- one of Asia's largest photography showcases -- opens today in Shanghai, China.
83 points by CNN | Middle East Asia United States World War II United Arab Emirates Jordan Islam New York City
Parking garages are scamming credit-card users with fees: suit
Two of the city’s largest operators of parking garages have been slapped with class-action lawsuits challenging their credit-card-processing fees. Icon Parking Systems and Quik Park Management both charge a $2 fee for drivers who pay with cards instead of cash, according to the two new Manhattan civil suits filed by New York residents Russell Spitzer...
105 points by New York Post | New York City Credit card The Bronx Parking Borough Manhattan Money Payment
Review: Uplifting ‘Sully’ celebrates humans at their best
Director Clint Eastwood captures essence of what made the 2009 Miracle on the Hudson so inspiring        
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Erica Garner blasts de Blasio for withholding cop’s record
The daughter of Eric Garner blasted Mayor de Blasio for withholding disciplinary info on the cop whose chokehold led to her father’s death.
6863 points by Daily News | Release Law African American Civil and political rights Black people Race New York City Racial segregation
Newsday on hunt for new head of Long Island news desk
Newsday, the Long Island newspaper, is looking for a top editor to oversee its LI news desk. Tim Drachlis, who had occupied the seat as an assistant managing editor, left in early August. Meanwhile the paper, now owned by Patrick Dolan, has filled its investigations slot with Martin Gottlieb, who quit as editor-in-chief of The...
11 points by New York Post | Editing Replacement Replacements New York City Short story
Staten Island Yankees ask fans to help pick new nickname
What, was “the Fresh Kills” taken? The Staten Island Yankees asked fans Thursday to help them pick the team’s new name, pitching them a bullpen full of miserable monikers. Fans of the minor-league squad have the unappetizing choice of the locally inspired names Bridge Trolls, Heroes, Killer Bees, Pizza Rats or Rock Pigeons. The Yankees’...
27 points by New York Post | Major League Baseball New York City Staten Island Yankees Manhattan New York Yankees Staten Island Brooklyn Minor league baseball
Time to let people decide if 9/11 sculpture is art or exploitation
Fifteen years after 9/11, is the world ready to embrace “Tumbling Woman,” a sculpture once deemed too violent, too raw, too emotionally disturbing, for public display? Now is the time to find out. The artwork, as its name suggests, is a rendering of a larger-than-life naked woman falling, upside down, from the flaming World Trade...
384 points by New York Post | World Trade Center New York City Whitney Museum of American Art Lower Manhattan September 11 attacks Whitney Biennial Manhattan Eric Fischl
Ohio, Michigan win 3rd night Miss America prelims
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Michigan and Ohio loom large in the presidential election, but they also brought some swing-state magic to the Miss America pageant Thursday night in Atlantic City.
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Man, 21, shot outside CUNY classroom in Brooklyn drive-by
The shooting, aimed at a man not believed to be a student, happened while a class was in session in a first-floor computer room.
3861 points by Daily News | English-language films New York City Storey Building Brooklyn Floor New York City College of New York
College students are running one Fashion Week show
Kelly Cutrone is teaching the students at Marist College how to produce, manage and direct the show.
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CUNY students get paid internships at NYC’s cultural landmarks
They’ll be getting more than coffee.
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