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FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2018 file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio shake hands during a news conference in New York. Cuomo and de Blasio trumpeted Amazon's decision to build a $2.5 billion campus in the Queens borough of New York as a major coup. Neither one expected the near immediate local backlash that would cause Amazon to cancel their plans on Feb. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
February 16, 2019 - 7:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — In early November, word began to leak that Amazon was serious about choosing New York to build a giant new campus. The city was eager to lure the company and its thousands of high-paying tech jobs, offering billions in tax incentives and lighting the Empire State Building in Amazon...
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In this Feb. 14, 2019 photo provided by Newark Alliance, Laurie Ross, an actor with the event planners at Life 'O the Party, holds a message reading "NJ & Newark Still Love U, Amazon!" while arriving at an Amazon office in New York. The love note came despite Amazon saying it's not seeking a new site. (Matthew Cossel/Winning Strategies for Newark Alliance via AP)
February 15, 2019 - 2:42 pm
Amazon's breakup with New York was still fresh when other cities started sending their own valentines to the online giant. Officials in Newark, New Jersey, one of the 18 finalists that Amazon rejected in November when it announced plans to put its new headquarters in New York and northern Virginia...
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February 15, 2019 - 1:26 pm
Lombardi’s claims to be the oldest pizzeria in America… but a researcher says, “Not so fast!”
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Horse carriage
Photo by Anthony Behar
February 15, 2019 - 7:50 am
New rules take effect Friday for horse-drawn carriages, and carriage drivers aren't happy about it.
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Long Island City
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February 15, 2019 - 7:10 am
Amazon jilted New York City on Valentine's Day, scrapping plans to build a massive headquarters campus in Queens amid fierce opposition from politicians angry about nearly $3 billion in tax breaks and the company's anti-union stance.
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February 14, 2019 - 11:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Amazon has canceled its plans to open a second headquarters in Long Island City. LISTEN LIVE: Amazon pulls out of plans to come to New York "After much thought and deliberation, we’ve decided not to move forward with our plans to build a headquarters for Amazon in Long...
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Apollo Theater
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January 27, 2019 - 1:40 pm
There will be plenty of ways to celebrate Black History Month across New York City this month, from musical performances to exhibits and city walks. Here are some notable events being held throughout February.
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January 24, 2019 - 12:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Digital media company BuzzFeed is cutting 15 percent of its jobs, or about 200 people, to trim costs and become profitable. BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti wrote employees Wednesday that the layoffs will help BuzzFeed avoid having to raise money from investors again. The privately held...
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Carle Place fire
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January 22, 2019 - 7:23 am
Firefighters from Brooklyn to Long Island have been busy battling fires amid some of the coldest conditions seen in our area in years.
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Slushy snow New York City
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January 19, 2019 - 6:00 pm
The tri-state is bracing for what is shaping up to be a slushy, nasty winter storm Saturday into Sunday before a rapid freeze Sunday night.
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