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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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'The Magnificent Seven' starts off TIFF with star power on the red carpet
TIFF: 'Magnificent Seven' is more than just a remake Sept. 9, 2016, 1:28 a.m. The 41st Toronto International Film Festival is under way, kicking off the awards-season derby that will end with the Academy Awards next February. Our film team is on the ground in Canada, getting early looks at many...
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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’...
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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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Second heroin bust in as many weeks nabs six in Staten Island
Talk about bad vibrations. Six suspects tied to a Staten Island heroin ring were arrested, authorities said Tuesday.
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New York Today: New York Today: Rulers and Runways
Thursday: A school-age fashion designer, Community Day at the U.S. Open and a cornucopia of courses.
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What to do if immigration officials show up at your door
How do residents respond if an ICE officer comes knocking on their door? Here are five steps in case this happens to you.
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Surviving tot visits cops year after family’s murders
She really is a Miracle kid. The surviving toddler who was stabbed several times in a knife rampage at a Staten Island hotel that killed her mom and two baby sisters exactly one year ago looked happy and fully recovered during a visit Friday to the borough’s 121st Precinct station house. Little Miracle Cutler was...
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New York City man admits to plotting to help Islamic State
NEW YORK (AP) - A New York City man has admitted to plotting to help the Islamic State group. Fareed Mumuni pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court in Brooklyn to charges that he planned to aid the extremist organization and tried to kill a federal agent searching his Staten Island ...
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De Blasio deems pizza ‘sound enough’ to eat like a New Yorker
Mayor de Blasio spent part of the snow day proving to New Yorkers he can eat pizza without a fork. “I have deemed the pizza at Lee’s Tavern on Staten Island structurally sound enough to eat without a fork and knife,” he tweeted on Thursday afternoon, along with a photo of himself holding a slice...
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Schools closed, flights canceled as winter storm hits Northeast
A winter storm warning is in effect until 6 p.m. as up to 2 inches an hour of wind-swept snow continues to fall across the Big Apple—with total accumulations of between 10 to 14 inches expected, forecasters said Thursday. The National Weather Service also has issued a blizzard warning for all of Long Island until...
1580 points by New York Post | New York City Staten Island Manhattan Staten Island Ferry Borough Storm Blizzard Brooklyn
Fed up Brooklyn residents want to bring back two-way tolling
Brooklyn residents want to get New Jersey drivers out of their neighborhoods. A community board on the Brooklyn side of the Verrazano Bridge is seeking to reinstate two-way tolling, saying it will thin out the traffic caused by Garden State motorists who use it as an alternate route to Manhattan. Community Board 6 District Manager...
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Police seek 2-year-old girl abducted in Staten Island
Cops are searching for a 2-year-old child abducted in Staten Island Tuesday, officials said.
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‘Mob Wives’ star’s cousin busted for stealing filet mignon
The cousin of former “Mob Wives” star Big Ang was busted trying to shoplift a filet mignon from a supermarket in Staten Island, law-enforcement sources said Monday. Sallyann Lombardi, 57, allegedly walked out of a ShopRite on Richmond Avenue last week while hiding the $65 cut of beef tenderloin. She was quickly nabbed by an...
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Eric Garner’s pregnant daughter allegedly beaten by boyfriend
The pregnant daughter of Eric Garner posted tweets alleging a boyfriend choked her, punched her in the face.
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Heroin from friend nearly killed Staten Island mom as son cried
The mom who almost died of a drug overdose in a car on Staten Island told police she had snorted heroin from a friend.
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Woman nearly dies of heroin overdose in car with baby in backseat
A 24-year-old mom almost died of a drug overdose in a car on Staten Island as her infant son cried in the backseat, police said.
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Women found overdosed in car with baby in back seat
A woman who overdosed on heroin in Staten Island was found passed out in a running car as her 3-month-old son sat crying in the back seat, police said. Police were called to the parking lot of a pizzeria on Arthur Kill Rd. around 10 p.m. Saturday where they found Katelyn Cox, 24, slumped over...
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Yemenis close NYC shops in protest of Trump travel ban
NEW YORK — Hundreds of ethnic Yemeni business owners who operate New York City corner bodegas and neighborhood delis closed shop Thursday in protest of President Donald Trump’s travel ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries.
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STASI: Thank you Michael Bloomberg for making Manhattan uncool
Manhattan is now the uncoolest borough. What? “Uncool” used to be Staten Island’s claim to fame.
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New Jersey man arrested for 300 toll violations worth $20K
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey man was arrested after racking up over 300 toll violations and failing to pay more than $20,000 in tolls and fees.
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Suspicious tracking device found on MTA bus in Staten Island
Police are trying to determine who placed a mysterious tracking device on an MTA bus at a depot on Staten Island.
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De Blasio nabs key endorsement from service workers union
Mayor de Blasio won an endorsement from one of the city’s most powerful unions Thursday — a development that’s sure to give fellow Democrats pause when considering a primary challenge. The nod from 32BJ SEIU, the service workers union which boasts a membership of 75,000 in the city, comes on the heels of endorsements from...
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Pit bull dodges doggy death row for mauling Chihuahua
A Staten Island pit bull that fatally mauled a Chihuahua in May has dodged doggy death row. Caesar’s owners sued to stop the pooch from being euthanized after he killed Charlie the Chihuahua. In an agreement hammered out Wednesday with the city, Caesar will be allowed to live as long as he undergoes training to...
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New York Today: New York Today: An Extended Summer
Thursday: What’s with the heat this week, another Anthony Weiner sexting scandal, and influential restaurants.
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Eric Garner chokehold cop Pantaleo targeted in graffiti threat
A vandal left a bizarre threat for the cop who put Eric Garner in a chokehold that led to the Staten Island man’s death.
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The Art of Garbage
Mierle Laderman Ukeles, the unsalaried artist in residence for the New York Department of Sanitation, is having a retrospective at the Queens Museum.
1350 points by The New York Times | Art Land art Staten Island Fresh Kills Landfill Arts Art world Manhattan Michael Heizer
Homeless man wanted backpack, found bombs
Lee Parker needs a backpack.
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Federal officials charge suspected bomber in New York, New Jersey attacks
Federal prosecutors have charged Ahmad Khan Rahami with planting a series of bombs in New York and New Jersey, including one that injured 31 people when it blew up on a busy street.
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A New York tale: Two men find bag, remove bomb, take bag
New York City police investigating a bombing in Manhattan over the weekend said on Monday they wanted to question two men who appeared to stumble over a second device made from a pressure cooker that had been left inside a bag lying on a city street.
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New York Today: New York Today: Bail Is Set for a Suspect
Tuesday: A manhunt ends, the evolution of scarecrows, and favored food vendors.
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NYPD: Man shot in the chest in Brooklyn dies at hospital
NEW YORK (AP) - Police say a shooting in New York City has left a 20-year-old man dead. It happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant. Police say officers responding to a 911 call found the victim with a gunshot wound to the chest. New York ...
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Five people questioned about NYC bombing released
It was deemed they played no role in this past weekend’s bombings, authorities said Monday.
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New York bomb suspect taken into custody after shootout
Ahmad Khan Rahami was arrested in New Jersey hours after he was publicly identified as the suspect.
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Shkreli tweets plans to torture Chelsea, N.J. bombing suspect
Sounds like Pharma Bro needs some meds.
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What we know about Ahmad Rahami
Born in Afghanistan in 1988, Rahami is a naturalized U.S. citizen.         
3820 points by Arizona Republic | New Jersey United States New York City Federal Bureau of Investigation Middlesex County New Jersey Staten Island Manhattan New York
FBI: Traffic stop connected to NYC explosion
FBI agents conducted a traffic stop Sunday just off the Verrazano bridge in connection to Saturday's explosion in New York City, the law enforcement agency announced in a tweet.         
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New York Today: New York Today: The Latest on the Chelsea Explosion
Monday: The explosion in Chelsea and the related investigation, soggy weather, and recognizing Brooklynese.
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Explosion in New York: What we know Monday
The explosion occurred just after 8:30 p.m. ET, at 133 W. 23rd St., between Sixth and Seventh Avenues in a neighborhood with a bustling nightlife.         
3390 points by Arizona Republic | Federal Bureau of Investigation Terrorism New York City Manhattan Law enforcement agency New Jersey Staten Island United States
FBI: Traffic stop made in connection to NYC explosion
FBI agents conducted a traffic stop Sunday just off the Verrazano bridge in connection to Saturday's explosion in New York City, the law enforcement agency announced in a tweet.          
3803 points by Arizona Republic | New York City Law enforcement agency Brooklyn Federal Bureau of Investigation United States Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Terrorism Staten Island
New York Today: New York Today: Anatomy of a Scandal
Wednesday: Bridgegate, a culinary history of the Great Depression, and picturing race in America.
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N.Y. disability pension deadline extended by two years
Among those gathered Sunday to commemorate the lives lost on 9/11 was a machine operator suffered a terminal case of liver cancer.
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From Staten Island to a 9/11 Memorial, a Bus Ride Becomes a Ritual
As they have each year since 2002, a group of people who lost family members on Sept. 11 shared a ride from Staten Island to the memorial events.
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At 17 years old, dog that survived 9/11 still has 'amazing' attitude
Cody helped Pam Pagano of Morris Township, New Jersey, and her family get through the tragedy's aftermath.
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1,113 families still have no real confirmation of 9/11 deaths
These people looking for answers in what’s left of the World Trade Center rubble.         
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Man seriously hurt after jumping off overpass onto S.I. highway
A man was hospitalized after he leapt from an overpass onto a Staten Island highway Friday.
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Bad batch of heroin suspected in recent S.I. fatal overdoses
In February, officials launched what they called the Overdose Response Initiative, to address the borough’s long-running narcotics scourge.
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Many still struggle with pain of Sept. 11
These people looking for answers in what’s left of the World Trade Center rubble.         
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Loved ones, survivors still struggle with pain of Sept. 11
NEW YORK - For most of the world, Sept. 11, 2001 is a televised reading of the names of the dead at Ground Zero.       
3824 points by USA Today | World Trade Center September 11 attacks New York City American Airlines Flight 11 Windows on the World Staten Island Michael Bloomberg Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Campaign staffer charged with stalking rival assemblyman sues him for $1M
A campaign staffer charged with stalking Staten Island Assemblyman Ronald Castorina Jr. has filed a $1 million defamation lawsuit against him for calling her “emotionally disturbed and mentally unstable” in the media. Marylynn Cellamare, 55, who volunteers for Janine Materna, Castorina’s opponent in next Tuesday’s primary, claims she’s never met the Republican incumbent, according to...
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