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Bill de Blasio
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February 22, 2019 - 11:58 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio continues his 2020 presidential exploratory tour with a visit to Iowa this weekend.
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Paul Manafort
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February 22, 2019 - 11:42 am
Prosecutors in New York State are reportedly ready to bring a state criminal case against President Trump’s former 2016 campaign chairman Paul Manafort if he receives a presidential pardon.
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A flyer in Shoprite warns food stamp recipients that February funds will be issued in January
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February 22, 2019 - 11:25 am
The partial government shutdown may have ended, but it’s still having an impact on over a million New Yorkers who rely on food stamps.
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President Donald Trump
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February 22, 2019 - 11:10 am
If the bill passes the Assembly it would head to Gov. Phil Murphy.
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New York City subway
February 22, 2019 - 10:40 am
An eight-month-old girl was rescued after her stroller malfunctioned and rolled on to the tracks at the 72nd Street and Broadway subway station.
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nvestigators at the scene where several pedestrians were struck in front of a 7-Eleven store on Central Ave. in Garnerville
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February 22, 2019 - 8:32 am
A pregnant mother of six jumped in front of a speeding car at a Rockland County 7-Eleven Wednesday afternoon, helping to save the lives of her children and husband, police say.
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February 21, 2019 - 7:50 pm
Federal safety investigators say a freak accident involving a dropped thermos may have caused a bus crash that killed three people in New York City.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
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February 21, 2019 - 7:02 pm
City employees will lose their parking privileges if they are caught abusing city-issued placards three times, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday.
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Kamala Harris and Al Sharpton
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
February 21, 2019 - 6:36 pm
Presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris declined to weigh in on the Jussie Smollett case Thursday in Harlem during a meeting with the Reverend Al Sharpton, who said the “Empire” star should face “accountability to the maximum” if he did in fact stage an alleged hate crime last month.
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R. Kelly Accusers Rochelle Washington and Latresa Scaff
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February 21, 2019 - 5:53 pm
As two new R. Kelly accusers came forward Thursday, lawyer Gloria Allred claimed there is an open investigation into the singer by federal prosecutors in New York.
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