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Lynne Patton inset
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February 11, 2019 - 11:24 am
The head of the regional HUD office is beginning her stint as a NYCHA tenant Monday, with her first week to be spent at a housing development in the Bronx.
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Ruben Diaz Sr and Corey Johnson
NYC Government/Stephen Smith/SIPA USA
February 11, 2019 - 9:51 am
Bronx Councilman Ruben Diaz Sr. says he won’t resign amid calls for him to do so after he talked about the City Council being “controlled by the homosexual community.”
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Congestion pricing traffic
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
February 11, 2019 - 8:35 am
A big rally is planned Monday in Albany, calling for congestion pricing on Manhattan drivers to help pay for mass transit upgrades.
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Guggenheim Museum
Richard Gray/EMPICS
February 10, 2019 - 1:42 pm
Activists protesting a prominent donor family's link to the opioid crisis have littered New York's Guggenheim Museum with scraps of paper designed to look like prescriptions.
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Bronx home invasion suspect
February 10, 2019 - 12:20 pm
Police are looking for the robber who forced his way into a Bronx apartment and repeatedly slashed an older man with a butcher knife before running off with his money.
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February 10, 2019 - 10:34 am
Police say a 4-year-old girl has died in a fall from a fourth-floor window in the Bronx.
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Chuck Schumer
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February 10, 2019 - 2:09 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Democrat is introducing legislation to sanction traffickers who export fentanyl into the United States. Sen. Charles Schumer will announce the Fentanyl Sanctions Act on Sunday in New York. He says the legislation aims to "hold China accountable." U.S. officials...
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Annual Cupid’s Undie Run
1010 WINS
February 09, 2019 - 6:25 pm
Runners dropped their pants and ran toward the finish line for a good cause at the annual Cupid’s Undie Run. Hundreds of people attended the charity run in Hell’s Kitchen in their bedroom best to raise money to find a cure for Neurofibromatosis.
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Anti-Amazon Gianaris Van Bramer
February 09, 2019 - 5:17 pm
Protesters were out in Queens Saturday amid reports that Amazon is not planning to pull its second headquarters out of Long Island City.
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beef patties beef
February 09, 2019 - 3:40 pm
A woman who couldn't get a beef patty at a favorite New York eatery used a baseball bat to smash up the place, cops say.
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