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NY 911 emergency dispatchers instructed not to say ‘Ebola’ over radio

NEW YORK – 911 emergency dispatchers in New York have been instructed not to use the work ‘Ebola’ over the radio.
According to the New York Post, officials made the decision in an effort to…

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New York City Council sets 25 mph speed limit

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Council has passed a bill lowering the maximum speed limit on most residential streets to 25 mph.The change is……

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Iraqi intelligence uncovers ISIS plot to attack New York, Paris subways, PM says

NEW YORK – Iraq’s prime minister says his country’s intelligence operation has uncovered a plot for an imminent attack on…

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NY Farm Yanks Wedding Ceremonies After $13k Court Fine for Refusing Lesbian Wedding

Cynthia and Robert Gifford, owners of Liberty Ridge Farm in New York, used to rent out their farm so couples could get married on the grounds. They will no longer offer such services because the…

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Corruption probe might not hurt Cuomo’s US profile

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Both are big-name governors of populous states. Both have presidential aspirations and a reputation for bare-knuckle bullying….…

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NY judge rejects stop-frisk police union claims

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has rejected efforts by police unions to overturn a ruling concluding that New York City’s stop-and-frisk tactics are……

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Cuomo defends handling of corruption panel

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is defending his handling of an anti-corruption commission, dismissing reports that his……

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Strike threat plays to Cuomo’s image as pragmatist

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s work to avert a strike on the nation’s largest commuter rail system won praise from commuters and……

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New York City ID card plan passes in council vote

NEW YORK (AP) — New York will offer identification cards to residents regardless of their immigration statuses under a plan lawmakers passed……

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Hanna Camp Claims Tenney’s ‘No’ Vote on NY’s SAFE Act Meant She Supports It

Rep. Richard Hanna (R-NY) is telling the public that his primary opponent, New York Republican Assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, supported New York State’s 2013 gun control legislation even though Tenney clearly voted against the bill. The…

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Governor Cuomo endorses Rep. Rangel in NY primary

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday threw his support to U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel in the Democratic primary for New York’s 13th……

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NY-21 Poll: Stefanik 45%, Doheny 37%

The Washington Free Beacon‘s Daniel Wiser reports that House candidate Elise Stefanik is leading Matt Doheny ahead of the June 24 GOP primary:…

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New York lawmakers agree on medical marijuana

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York was set to become the 23rd state to legalize medical marijuana under an agreement announced by legislative leaders……

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