Apr 222016
 

An undercover NYPD officer entered the spotless Super Laundromat & Dry Cleaners in Inwood, a largely Dominican neighborhood at the northernmost tip of Manhattan. He made his rounds through the store, hawking what he said were stolen gadgets — an iPhone, iPad Mini and iPad.

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Apr 112016
 

Underneath the visitors’ center in the United States Capitol is a secure room where the House Intelligence Committee stores highly classified files. In that room is a file titled “Finding, Discussion and Narrative Regarding Certain Sensitive National Security Matters.

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Apr 072016
 

Steven W Thrasher paid $1,000 a month for a Brooklyn renter’s dream – 2,400 square feet of space on a beautiful tree-lined block – that was too good to be true For five years, I lived on the most beautiful block in the five boroughs of New York City, occupying two full floors of a

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Apr 072016
 

Gonzalo Venegas ordered his chicken mofongo to go. Venegas and his brother Rodrigo, who comprise the Bronx hip-hop duo Rebel Diaz and also co-host a show on TeleSur English, had come to Sabrosura 2 Restaurant to get some lunch.

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Apr 042016
 

HBO’s John Oliver took the Yankees to task over their new ticketing policies, going so far as to purchase tickets to their upcoming games to give away on Twitter. Warning: Oliver does use some NSFW language in the clip.

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Apr 012016
 

  

With its extensive subway and rail systems and well-developed bike lanes, one would expect New York City to be something of a commuters’ paradise. But the reality is that the length of a New York City commute depends a great deal on where you live and work, and what kind of job you do, according to a report released Thursday by the Center for an Urban Future. The report, by senior researcher Adam Forman, takes a deep dive into the commuting patterns of New Yorkers based on where they live and work using data from the 2014 American Community Survey. Here are some of its most interesting findings.
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