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July 21, 2019 - 9:01 pm
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio declares a state of emergency as temperatures surge above triple digits. Watch the latest video at
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July 20, 2019 - 8:34 am
Republican Mike Lipetri says Democrats are weaponizing the immigration system for political gain and are not focused on the safety of Americans. Watch the latest video at
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July 12, 2019 - 8:39 pm
True sneaker heads will get the opportunity to expand their collection as Sotheby's in New York holds its first sneaker auction. These aren't just any old sneakers but 100 of the rarest, most-coveted sneakers around, including the Nike handmade "Moon Shoe" designed by Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman...
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July 03, 2019 - 8:33 pm
Investors extended a rally through a holiday-shortened day and pushed the S&P 500 index to its third straight record high close on Wednesday. Other major indexes also closed at record highs. The rally follows a slight easing of trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Both nations have agreed...
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June 20, 2019 - 9:11 pm
Joy Harjo, the first Native American to be named U.S. poet laureate, has been ready for a long time. "I've been an unofficial poetry ambassador — on the road for poetry for years," the 68-year-old Harjo wrote in a recent email to The Associated Press. "I've often been the only poet or Native poet-...
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June 10, 2019 - 8:56 pm
The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another venue. The festival has faced a series of setbacks, and the latest came Monday afternoon, when Watkins Glen International announced it's not hosting...
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May 27, 2019 - 11:27 am
Over the past three decades, federal and local governments have poured more than $5 billion into buying tens of thousands of properties that are susceptible to flooding. An analysis of federal data by The Associated Press shows those buyouts have been getting more expensive. Many of the costliest...
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May 15, 2019 - 10:42 pm
The Woodstock 50 festival is back on after a court rebuffed an ex-investor's effort to cancel the anniversary extravaganza — but organizers will have to do without some $18 million, at least for now. Manhattan judge Barry Ostrager ruled Wednesday that the festival's former chief backer, Amplifi...
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May 04, 2019 - 10:46 pm
Dan Springer reports from Los Angeles. Watch the latest video at
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April 26, 2019 - 10:04 pm
At least 120 priests accused of sexually abusing a child or having child pornography have worked in the Archdiocese of New York, the archdiocese said Friday in releasing a list of names that includes bishops, high school teachers, a scouting chaplain and a notorious cardinal. The release, from the...
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