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 2020-08-07 14:42 

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880 In Depth: Can Schools Reopen Safely? Should They?...

As summer races past us with an almost blinding speed, the topic on everyone's mind as we head for the fall is "How can we safely reopening schools?...

 2020-08-07 13:26 

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Powerless Customers Trying To Reach PSEG Long Island Left Frustrated...

Customers say it's been frustrating getting through to PSEG Long Island amid widespread power outages caused by Isaias....

 2020-08-07 12:50 

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US Adds 1.8 Million Jobs In July, Unemployment Dips To 10.2%...

The United States added 1.8 million jobs in July, a pullback from the gains of May and June and evidence that the resurgent coronavirus is stalling hiring and slowing an economic rebound....

 2020-08-07 11:33 

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Trump Bans Dealings With Chinese Owners Of TikTok, WeChat...

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has ordered a sweeping but vague ban on dealings with the Chinese owners of popular social media apps TikTok and WeChat on security grounds, a move China's government criticized as "political manipulati...

 2020-08-07 10:45 

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Con Edison Investigating Widespread Power Outage In Upper Manhattan...

Power was restored to Upper Manhattan on Friday morning after a brief outage put a swath of neighborhoods in the dark, officials said. But about an hour later, another large outage was reported in Queens....

 2020-08-07 03:01 

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Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine Tests Positive Ahead Of Trump Visit...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested negative for COVID-19 on Thursday after testing positive earlier in the day before he was to meet with President Donald Trump, according to a statement from his office....

 2020-08-07 01:51 

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Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine Tests Positive Ahead Of Trump Visit...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested negative for COVID-19 on Thursday night after testing positive earlier in the day before he was to meet with President Donald Trump, according to his Twitter page....

 2020-08-07 00:54 

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Top Of The Rock Observation Deck Reopens For First Time In Months...

The observation deck at 30 Rockefeller Center reopened to the public on Thursday and will welcome visitors daily from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m....

 2020-08-07 00:15 

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Trump, Cuomo Meeting In NJ This Weekend To Talk Infrastructure Projects...

President Donald Trump and Gov. Andrew Cuomo will have a face-to-face meeting in New Jersey this weekend to talk about infrastructure projects....

 2020-08-06 23:51 

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Michelle Obama: I'm Dealing With 'Low-Grade Depression'...

The former first lady opened up about the 'emotional highs and lows' she's felt this year and said she knows she's not alone in feeling that way....

 2020-08-06 23:13 

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Cuomo, De Blasio At Odds Over Raising Taxes On The Rich...

The latest disagreement between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio involves the possibility of raising taxes on the wealthy to help fill massive budget gaps....

 2020-08-06 22:01 

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Nassau County Launches FREE Drive-In Movie Nights...

Nassau County is getting into the drive-in movie game....

 2020-08-06 21:19 

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Man Robbed Of Phone, $5 In Broad Daylight On Brooklyn Street...

A 62-year-old man was attacked in broad daylight and robbed by three suspects who are now being sought by police....

 2020-08-06 20:58 

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4 Dead, 11 Hospitalized After Ingesting Hand Sanitizer With Methanol...

The CDC is warning the public not to consume or ingest hand sanitizer. According to the agency, 15 adults in the U.S. have been hospitalized for methanol poisoning caused by ingesting hand sanitizer. Read more now....

 2020-08-06 19:15 

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Lawyer: Michael Cohen Has Offer To Be A Political Consultant...

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer has been offered work as a consultant and to make media appearances for a political action committee, his lawyer said Wednesday....

 2020-08-06 19:06 

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Curran Demands Review Of PSEG Long Island's Response To Isaias...

Tens of thousands of residents on Long Island are still waiting for their power to be turned back on days after Tropical Storm Isaias slammed the area....

 2020-08-06 17:03 

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New York Attorney General Files Lawsuit To Dissolve NRA...

New York State Attorney General Letitia James is trying to put the National Rifle Association out of business....

 2020-08-06 16:46 

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Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine Tests Positive Ahead Of Trump Visit...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested positive Thursday for the coronavirus just ahead a planned meeting with President Donald Trump....

 2020-08-06 16:39 

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Suspected Drug Mill Discovered After Fire At Paterson Home...

A fire on Thursday morning led to the discovery of a suspected drug operation in a New Jersey home....

 2020-08-06 15:32 

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Cuomo Extends Eviction Moratorium Amid Coronavirus Pandemic...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed an executive order extending New York's pandemic moratorium on evictions until Sept. 4....

 2020-08-06 14:47 

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Library Book Returned 43 Years to the Day It Was Due...

An overdue book was returned this week to the Monroeville Public Library 43 years to the day it was borrowed, according to a post the library made on its official Facebook page....

 2020-08-06 13:42 

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Police Search For Suspect After Man Falls Down Penn Station Stairs, Dies...

Two days after a man was forced down a flight of stairs at Penn Station and died, police released images of the suspect they're searching for....

 2020-08-06 12:54 

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1.2 Million Seek Jobless Aid After $600 Federal Check Ends...

Nearly 1.2 million laid-off Americans applied for state unemployment benefits last week, evidence that the coronavirus keeps forcing companies to slash jobs just as a critical $600 weekly federal jobless payment has expired....

 2020-08-06 12:32 

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Survivors Mark 75th Anniversary Of World's 1st Atomic Attack...

HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) — Survivors of the world's first atomic bombing gathered in diminished numbers near an iconic, blasted dome Thursday to mark the attack's 75th anniversary, many of them urging the world, and their own government, to do ...

 2020-08-06 11:18 

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More Than 1.5 Million Still Without Power Across Tri-State After Isaias...

Over 1.5 million customers remained without power in the Tri-State on Thursday morning, two days after Tropical Storm Isaias slammed the area with high winds and rain....

 2020-08-06 10:38 

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Lamont Calls For Investigation Of Utilities' Isaias Response...

Gov. Ned Lamont called for an investigation of Connecticut's two largest electric utility companies Wednesday as hundreds of thousands of residents remained without power a day after Tropical Storm Isaias ripped through the state....

 2020-08-06 09:55 

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Coronavirus Upends Trump And Biden Convention Plans...

WASHINGTON (AP) — At the last minute, President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, are searching for places to impressively yet safely accept their parties' presidential nominations as the spread of the coronavirus adds fresh unce...

 2020-08-06 00:20 

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US Officials Dispute Trump's Claim That Beirut Was Attacked...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday continued to suggest that the massive explosion that killed at least 135 people in Lebanon might have been a deliberate attack, even as officials in Lebanon and his own defense chief said it'...

 2020-08-05 23:36 

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US Officials Dispute Trump's Claim That Beirut Was Attacked...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday continued to suggest that the massive explosion that killed at least 135 people in Lebanon might not have been an accident, as Lebanese officials have initially assessed....

 2020-08-05 23:34 

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Isaias Cleanup Effort Likely To Take Weeks In Hard-Hit Queens Neighborhood...

The cleanup effort after Tropical Storm Isaias will likely take several more days in Queens where gusty winds ripped trees from the ground, causing some to fall into homes....

 2020-08-05 22:54 

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Lawsuit Alleges Landlord Demanded Sex For Housing Aid...

Federal authorities have filed a lawsuit accusing a northern New Jersey landlord who rented to low-income residents of demanding sex from residents on multiple occasions in exchange for assistance....

 2020-08-05 22:35 

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Anne Hathaway, John Amos, Eli Manning In NJ Hall Of Fame...

Super Bowl champion Eli Manning, Grammy Award-winning singer Cissy Houston and "Good Times" actor John Amos are among this year's inductees into the New Jersey Hall of Fame....

 2020-08-05 21:06 

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Difference Makers: New York Cares Makes Volunteering Easy...

Lots of people are trying to find ways to help these days in the COVID-19 crisis, but it's not always easy to find ways to do that. Now, there's a group out there trying to help....

 2020-08-05 20:56 

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CDC Expects Outbreak of Life-Threatening Disease Affecting Children...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning parents about an outbreak of a rare, life-threatening disease that targets children....

 2020-08-05 20:32 

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Video Shows SUV Slam Into Gas Station Pumps In Fiery New Jersey Crash...

Police have released dramatic video footage of an SUV crashing into a pair of gas station pumps in New Jersey....

 2020-08-05 19:48 

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Teen Beaten, Stabbed After Yeezy Sneaker Sale Goes Wrong In Queens...

A 19-year old was ambushed in July after arranging a meetup to sell a pair of Yeezy sneakers, according to police....

 2020-08-05 19:08 

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Tyson Foods Will Test Employees Weekly for Coronavirus at All U.S. Plants...

Tyson Foods has announced a plan to keep its employees at meatpacking plants safe amid the coronavirus pandemic. The company will administer COVID-19 tests to employees at all U.S. plants. Read more now....

 2020-08-05 18:57 

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Advocates Warn Of Mass Evictions As NY's Moratorium Ends Tonight...

Advocates are warning lawmakers about coming mass evictions as New York State's ban on evictions comes to an end Wednesday night....

 2020-08-05 18:53 

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Lamont Declares State Of Emergency After Isaias Knocks Out Power To Hundreds Of Thousands...

Gov. Ned Lamont has declared a state of emergency in Connecticut to expedite the response to widespread power outages across the state caused by Tropical Storm Isaias....

 2020-08-05 17:31 

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NJ Health Commissioner: 7-Month-Old Tests Positive For COVID-19 After Death...

New Jersey continues to keep an eye on the rising number of coronavirus cases as the Health Commissioner on Wednesday reported the death of a 7-month-old who tested positive for the virus posthumously....

 2020-08-05 17:08 

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NYPD Search For Woman Who Allegedly Punched 6-Year-Old Boy In The Head...

The NYPD is looking for a woman who allegedly punched a 6-year-old child in the head inside a Brooklyn Walgreens last week....

 2020-08-05 16:14 

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Biden Won't Go To Milwaukee To Accept Democratic Nomination...

Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept the Democratic presidential nomination because of concerns over the coronavirus, party officials said Wednesday, signaling a move to a convention that essentially has become entirely virtual....

 2020-08-05 16:08 

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Biden On Cognitive Test: 'Why The Hell Would I Take A Test?'...

ATLANTA (AP) — Joe Biden is pushing back at Republican assertions that he should take a cognitive test to disprove President Donald Trump's claim that the Democrat isn't fit for the Oval Office....

 2020-08-05 16:00 

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Cuomo Orders Investigation Of Utilities After Isaias Leaves Thousands Without Power...

Over 1 million people were without power and mass transit was still recovering in the Tri-State area on Wednesday morning after Isaias brought damaging wind and rain....

 2020-08-05 15:51 

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PSEG Long Island Communication Issues Frustrate Customers Left Without Power...

There is outrage on Long Island where more than 1 million people were left without power as Tropical Storm Isaias rolled through the area, bringing down trees and power lines....

 2020-08-05 14:41 

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NYC Setting Up COVID-19 Checkpoints To Enforce Quarantine Rules...

Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that COVID-19 checkpoints are being set up at key entry points to New York City to help enforcement of a mandatory 14-day quarantine for travelers....

 2020-08-05 14:01 

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Pete Hamill, Legendary New York Columnist, Dead At 85...

Pete Hamill, the self-taught, street-wise newspaper columnist whose love affair with New York inspired a colorful and uniquely influential journalistic career and produced several books of fiction and nonfiction, died Wednesday morning. He was 85....

 2020-08-05 12:56 

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Police: Suspect Smashed Subway Windows Over 60 Times In Recent Months...

Police are searching for a man they believe smashed the windows of subway cars over 60 times in the past three months....

 2020-08-05 12:32 

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Brooklyn Daycare Struggles To Survive While Adjusting To COVID Era...

Education is the life's work of a mother and daughter who provide learning resources for young children in their Brooklyn community, but the coronavirus pandemic is threatening their daycare....

 2020-08-05 11:18 

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Over 1 Million Still Without Power In Tri-State After Isaias...

Over 1 million people were without power and mass transit was still recovering in the Tri-State area on Wednesday morning after Isaias brought damaging wind and rain....

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