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December 13, 2018 - 8:11 pm
By Kara Scannell, Gloria Borger and Devan Cole (CNN) -- President Donald Trump's 2017 inaugural committee is currently being investigated by federal prosecutors in New York for possible financial abuses related to the more than $100 million in donations raised for his inauguration, according to a...
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Holiday decorations adorn the letters on the toll booth structure on the Holland Tunnel.
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December 13, 2018 - 4:50 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Holland Tunnel between New Jersey and New York City may be in for a makeover after critics called the placement of its holiday decorations a distraction, a possible trigger for people with obsessive-compulsive disorder — and just plain ugly. Wreaths have adorned the...
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Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons (25) shoots the ball over Brooklyn Nets forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (24) during the second quarter at Wells Fargo Center.
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December 12, 2018 - 10:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Spencer Dinwiddie scored a career-high 39 points off the bench and Allen Crabbe had 20 to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 127-124 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. Joel Embiid had 33 points and 17 rebounds and Ben Simmons scored 22 for Philadelphia, which...
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FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2018, file photo, a sea gull flies off holding fish scraps near a former dock facility, with "Long Island" painted on old transfer bridges at Gantry State Park in the Long Island City section of the Queens Borough in New York.
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December 09, 2018 - 2:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — New York officials tout their deal to land a new Amazon headquarters as can't-miss math. The city and state put up $2.8 billion in tax breaks and grants. In return, they get an economic engine expected to generate $27 billion in new tax money over a quarter-century. "This is a big...
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December 07, 2018 - 7:43 am
By Nicole Chavez (CNN) -- Police and CNN have issued an all-clear message after the network's New York offices and studios were evacuated Thursday night because of a phoned-in bomb threat. "The NYPD has now given us the all clear, and employees have been permitted to return to the building,"CNN...
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December 06, 2018 - 10:01 am
By Wayne Parry, Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — There they go. Miss America state groups in three more states have had their licenses revoked by the Miss America Organization following a bitter, high-stakes clash between state pageants and the national leadership headed by former Fox...
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New York police are looking for a happy couple who were victims of an unhappy accident. The man popped the question in the middle of Times Square, police said, and then lost hold of the engagement ring.
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December 02, 2018 - 6:17 pm
By Madeline Holcombe (CNN) -- First he got down on one knee, then he was sent scrambling on his hands and knees. The man popped the question in Times Square, police said, but lost hold of the engagement ring, which fell through a sidewalk grate. WANTED for dropping his fiancée’s ring in @...
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December 01, 2018 - 6:56 pm
NEW YORK (KYW Newsradio) -- The New York City Police Department is asking for your help in identifying a couple after a proposal turns into a nightmare in Times Square. Authorities took to Twitter Saturday afternoon with footage of a man who had dropped the engagement down a city grate. The good...
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November 25, 2018 - 9:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jimmy Butler made a 3-pointer with 2.3 seconds remaining to give the Philadelphia 76ers a 127-125 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday. Butler's shot from the right wing, similar to the one that beat Charlotte in overtime on Nov. 17, capped Philadelphia's rally from 20 points...
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November 24, 2018 - 11:01 pm
By Barry Wilner PHILADELPHIA (AP ) -- Enough of this. If the Eagles are going to make a respectable showing after their first Super Bowl title, it's time to do so. They have lost three of four. They turn over the ball too often and can't make big defensive stops. They are heavily injured physically...
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