Charity Declares New York Vegan Capital Of 2014

Charity Declares New York Vegan Capital Of 2014

New York can now add vegan capital of the world to its resume. ...

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On The Road In Search Of Indie Bookstores – Northeast Edition

On The Road In Search Of Indie Bookstores – Northeast Edition

I admit it, I love shopping online as much as the next person.  It probably started with Amazon more years ago than I care to remember, and very quickly morphed into my default wa ...

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Dinner In White Tradition Sparkles Again In New York

Dinner In White Tradition Sparkles Again In New York

New York (AFP) -- With the setting sun glittering on the Hudson, nearly 5,000 people turned out for the fourth edition of "Diner en blanc" (Dinner in White), dressed to the nines. ...

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Two German Artists Claim Brooklyn Bridge Flag Stunt

Two German Artists Claim Brooklyn Bridge Flag Stunt

Washington (AFP) - Two German artists are claiming responsibility for a stunt that baffled New Yorkers last month: two big white flags placed atop the Brooklyn bridge in place of ...

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Why Is The Cuomo Administration Automatically Deleting State Employees’ Emails?

Why Is The Cuomo Administration Automatically Deleting State Employees’ Emails?

by Theodoric Meyer, ProPublica. This story was co-published with the Albany Times-Union and WNYC. New York governor Andrew M. Cuomo's administration -- which the governor pledged ...

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American With Suspected Jihadist Allegiance Arrested In NY

American With Suspected Jihadist Allegiance Arrested In NY

New York (AFP) -- An American who tweeted his allegiance to the leader of Islamic State jihadists was arrested at New York's JFK airport last week, officials said Monday. Donald R ...

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City Or Tropics? Obama Ponders Where To Put Presidential Library

City Or Tropics? Obama Ponders Where To Put Presidential Library

By Anita Kumar, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- As he embarks on his final years in office, President Barack Obama has begun to look beyond the White House to his next t ...

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Ride-Share Service Lyft Reaches Deal With New York

Ride-Share Service Lyft Reaches Deal With New York

New York (AFP) -- Ride-share operator Lyft has struck a deal allowing its launch in New York City two weeks after a snag over safety and licensing forced a postponement. Lyft said ...

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New York Creates ID Card For All, Even Illegal Immigrants

New York Creates ID Card For All, Even Illegal Immigrants

New York (AFP) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday signed a new law creating an ID card for anyone who wants it, including illegal immigrants, amid a wider debate about im ...

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New York Latest U.S. State To Allow Medical Marijuana

New York Latest U.S. State To Allow Medical Marijuana

New York (AFP) - Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday signed a bill making New York the 23rd U.S. state to legalize marijuana for medical use. The state's law requires a medical prescr ...

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