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 2020-09-30 18:52 

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Trump to far-right extremists: 'Stand back and stand by'...

President Donald Trump on Tuesday didn't condemn white supremacist groups and their role in violence in some American cities this summer, branding it solely a "left-wing" problem and telling one far-right extremist group to "stand back and...

 2020-09-30 17:54 

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Commission on Presidential Debates adding 'tools to maintain order' for future debates...

The Commission of Presidential Debates is adding "additional tools to maintain order" to upcoming debates after the first fell to chaos....

 2020-09-30 17:36 

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Cuomo: NY state's COVID clusters 'a failure of local government'...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that 20 "hot spot ZIP codes" in New York have a COVID infection rate of 5.5%—more than five times the state's infection rate—as he warned local governments weren't doing enough enforcement....

 2020-09-30 17:27 

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Ramapo town officials urge residents to take COVID precautions...

Town of Ramapo officials are urging more people to take precautions against coronavirus after two town ZIP codes were listed in New York's COVID clusters....

 2020-09-30 16:05 

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Queens mom fatally struck by stray bullet in her apartment...

A 43-year-old woman was killed when police said she was struck by a stray bullet that came through her apartment window in Queens early Wednesday....

 2020-09-30 15:44 

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400 NYPD officers among city staff heading to areas seeing COVID upticks...

Hundreds of NYPD officers and members from other city agencies are being sent to neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Queens that are seeing an uptick in coronavirus cases to help with outreach and enforcement of health requirements....

 2020-09-30 13:36 

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NYC restaurants begin offering indoor dining at 25% capacity...

Indoor dining resumes in New York City on Wednesday at 25% capacity, a milestone for restaurants six months after the pandemic began....

 2020-09-30 13:15 

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'I Am Woman' Icon Helen Reddy dies at 78...

Helen Reddy, a singer, actress, and activist most famous for her 1972 song "I Am Woman" has passed away at the age of 78. Reddy suffered from Addison's disease and dementia towards the end of her life....

 2020-09-30 12:27 

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Conn. nears deal for contact-tracing app with Apple, Google...

Residents in Connecticut will soon be able to use an app on their smartphones to track if they've been in contact with someone who has COVID-19....

 2020-09-30 11:23 

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Seagram's heir faces sentencing in branded sex slave case...

NEW YORK (AP) — A wealthy benefactor of Keith Raniere, the disgraced leader of a self-improvement group in upstate New York convicted of turning women into sex slaves who were branded with his initials, faces sentencing Wednesday in the federal cons...

 2020-09-30 09:00 

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Difference Makers: Brooklyn theater looks to bridge nation's divide...

The country is seeing a divide that it hasn't seen in centuries. But what can we do to change it? One theater company is experimenting with a plan....

 2020-09-30 02:47 

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Trump on New York: 'I'm not sure it can ever recover'...

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden faced off in their first of three presidential debates Tuesday night in Ohio....

 2020-09-30 01:16 

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Feds fault operator, regulators in limo crash that killed 20...

Federal investigators examining the 2018 crash of a stretch limousine that killed 20 people say state regulators repeatedly failed to properly oversee the poorly maintained vehicle...

 2020-09-30 00:58 

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Cuomo: 16 more bars, restaurants have liquor licenses suspended amid pandemic...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a total of 217 businesses in New York have had their liquor licenses suspended amid the pandemic....

 2020-09-30 00:14 

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Police: Child, 2, found loaded gun at New Jersey playground...

Authorities say a 2-year-old child found a loaded handgun at a New Jersey playground over the weekend, but no one was injured....

 2020-09-29 23:20 

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Study: Public transportation doesn't appear to spread the coronavirus...

A new study suggests New Yorkers using the city's public transportation network are at a low risk of being infected with coronavirus during their commute....

 2020-09-29 22:42 

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New Jersey restaurants want to expand indoor dining as cold weather looms...

New Jersey restaurant owners say things are going well since indoor dining began at the beginning of September....

 2020-09-29 22:42 

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New Jersey restaurants want to expand indoor dining as cold weather looms...

New Jersey restaurant owners say things are going well since indoor dining began at the beginning of September....

 2020-09-29 22:12 

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Donald Trump and Joe Biden hit the debate stage tonight — here's how to tune in...

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden will hit the stage for the first presidential debate of 2020 on Tuesday, Sept. 29. Find out how to tune in on RADIO.COM....

 2020-09-29 20:41 

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Assemblyman warns New York group homes are at risk of losing crucial funding...

Group home funding is scheduled to be cut on Oct. 1 in New York State and parents say that will leave children in a vulnerable position....

 2020-09-29 19:07 

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Long Island man gets prison for running sex trafficking ring in parents' basement...

A Long Island man was sentenced Tuesday to 9 1/2 years in prison for running a prostitution ring out of his parents' home....

 2020-09-29 18:33 

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Joe Biden and Kamala Harris release 2019 tax returns...

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris released their 2019 tax returns, just hours before the first presidential debate of the 2020 election cycle. See the documents on RADIO.COM....

 2020-09-29 18:27 

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1 state added, 2 removed from Tri-State area's quarantine list...

Colorado has been added to the Tri-State Area's travel advisory while Arizona and Virginia have been removed....

 2020-09-29 18:04 

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NYC to start 'aggressively' issuing fines over masks as COVID-19 infection rate rises...

New York City's daily coronavirus infection rate spiked about 3% on Tuesday, for the first time in months, according to Mayor Bill de Blasio....

 2020-09-29 16:55 

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Some in NYC get absentee ballots with wrong return address...

Some New York City voters have received absentee ballots with the wrong names and addresses on the return envelopes, elections officials confirmed Tuesday....

 2020-09-29 14:11 

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NYPD: Man stabs subway rider with screwdriver during robbery on Queens train...

Police are searching for a man who they said stabbed a subway rider with a screwdriver during a robbery Monday in Queens....

 2020-09-29 13:30 

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Report: Mayor de Blasio hit by e-scooter in Lower Manhattan...

Mayor Bill de Blasio was hit by an electric scooter as he walked across a street in Lower Manhattan on Monday....

 2020-09-29 12:24 

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Trump, Biden invited to virtual Alfred E. Smith dinner...

President Donald Trump will speak remotely at this week's 75th Annual Alfred E. Smith Dinner, which raises funds for Catholic Charities....

 2020-09-29 11:32 

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In-person learning resumes for NYC public elementary school students...

In-person learning is set to begin Tuesday for some students in New York City public schools....

 2020-09-29 10:00 

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National Coffee Day 2020: Freebies and deals from Dunkin', Starbucks, and...

On Tuesday, September 29, coffee lovers will be able to hit up their favorite coffee chains to indulge in their fix of brew. Whether you're a latte lover or just looking for something simple and black, these deals have you covered....

 2020-09-29 00:50 

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1 million deaths reported worldwide since start of coronavirus pandemic...

1 million reported deaths have been attributed to COVID-19, only months after the start of the global pandemic that changed much of the world's way of life. Find out more information on RADIO.COM....

 2020-09-29 00:35 

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Cuomo: International travelers must quarantine when entering New York; 31 countries exempt...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday announced international travelers will also be subjected to a 14-day quarantine, if arriving from certain countries....

 2020-09-29 00:18 

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Bronx house fire leaves 3 children in critical condition...

Three children are in critical condition after they became trapped in a fast-moving fire inside a Bronx home on Monday morning....

 2020-09-29 00:14 

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Police departments report nationwide 911 outage...

On Monday evening, police departments began to report a nationwide 911 outage, making it impossible for people to call or text their emergencies....

 2020-09-28 23:40 

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Man charged with trying to kill an FBI task force member...

A New Rochelle man was charged Monday with trying to kill an FBI task force officer after firing a handgun toward a public square in Yonkers....

 2020-09-28 23:20 

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Connecticut relaxes restrictions on nursing home visits...

Gov. Ned Lamont rescinded emergency orders Monday that had banned most visits at nursing homes amid the coronavirus pandemic, and the state's Health Department issued new relaxed guidelines....

 2020-09-28 22:55 

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New Jersey to get 2.6 million rapid COVID tests from federal government...

New Jersey is getting millions of rapid COVID tests from the federal government....

 2020-09-28 22:13 

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Hempstead parents, students urge school district to distribute laptops to kids in need...

Remote learning may be impossible for thousands of students on Long Island, who are sitting at home without laptops....

 2020-09-28 20:34 

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Newark launches program to raise $100 million for minority-owned businesses...

One New Jersey city has created a fund to support minority-owned businesses....

 2020-09-28 19:02 

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Cuomo says COVID-19 cases spiking in Brooklyn, Rockland, Orange counties...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced a new effort to combat the recent surge in coronavirus cases in Brooklyn, Orange and Rockland counties....

 2020-09-28 18:49 

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New proposal set to include second stimulus check, unemployment aid...

A proposal for a new COVID-19 relief package is set to include a second stimulus check and another round of federal unemployment benefits. Read more on RADIO.COM....

 2020-09-28 17:46 

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New York business leaders call for limited closures if COVID cases rise again...

Business groups across New York State on Monday called for a more limited approach to closures and shutdowns, should the state face a second wave of coronavirus cases....

 2020-09-28 17:19 

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Westchester County Department of Correction opens new unit to support mental health treatment...

Westchester County Department of Corrections has unveiled a new housing unit to support inmates struggling with mental health issues....

 2020-09-28 15:59 

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Cuomo extends residential tenant eviction protection through January...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday that the residential tenant eviction protection has been extended to Jan. 1, 2021....

 2020-09-28 15:07 

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Report: Long Island treehouse dispute cost taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars...

A dispute on Long Island over a treehouse has reportedly led to some hefty costs to residents....

 2020-09-28 14:12 

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Biden campaign sells 'I paid more income taxes than Donald Trump' stickers...

The Biden campaign is now selling stickers that read,...

 2020-09-28 12:59 

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Man killed in hit-run on Long Island Expressway in Queens...

Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred early Monday morning on the Long Island Expressway in Queens....

 2020-09-28 12:14 

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'Our little guy needs a miracle:' Dog thrown from car in NJ fighting for life...

A small poodle named...

 2020-09-28 00:20 

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Schumer: Democrats 'will use every tool' to slow down Supreme Court confirmation...

Sen. Chuck Schumer said Democrats will be doing everything they can to slow down or stop Amy Coney Barrett from joining the Supreme Court....

 2020-09-27 23:33 

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472 officers injured during protests this year: NYPD...

Hundreds of NYPD officers have been injured during this year's protests, according to the department....

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