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NYC Launches New Partnership Program For Minority and Female-Owned Firms

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:12
The city announced a new partnership with community partners to better position minority- and women-owned businesses to secure contracts.
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NYPD Warns That Continued Anti-Trump Protests Could Impact Its Operations

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 23:20
The NYPD says it can handle the protests around the city against Donald Trump but that if they continue, they could strain the department.
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Former NJ Assemblyman Schroeder Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 22:21
Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino announced that former New Jersey Assemblyman Robert Schroeder (R-Bergen) was sentenced to prison today for stealing nearly $1.9 million from individuals who loaned him money for a business venture in North Dakota and writing over $3.4 million in bad checks to other creditors who loaned him money or provided goods and services for his various companies, including All Points International Distributors, Inc., which sold tents and prefabricated buildings to the U.S. military.
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Queen Elizabeth Celebrates the Sapphire Jubilee With Lots of Sapphires

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 22:07
She broke out some serious jewels for the occasion.
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How Tattooing Left a Permanent Mark On New York That’s More Than Skin Deep

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 22:05
A revealing museum show tracks the art form's history from its beginnings as an underground craft to what is now a worldwide, mainstream artistic movement.
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De Blasio’s Top Republican Rival Blasts NYC’s Plans to Delete Files on the Undocumented

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 21:51
"If, God forbid, a terrorist cell used IDNYC to better blend into the city, like the 9/11 terrorists did with state-issued driver’s licenses, the information held by the de Blasio administration could be crucial toward investigating and apprehending them."
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As Online Art Auction Space Shrinks, Is Artsy The Heir Apparent?

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 21:40
A look at Artsy, the one art start-up that's not suffering, it seems.
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Why Nike Should Hire Riccardo Tisci As Creative Director

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 21:21
These are the reasons the sportswear giant should take a chance on the Italian couturier.
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‘Sophie and the Rising Sun’ Is a Lovely if Not Wan Interracial Love Story

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 21:15
Without Margo Martindale, this warm, heartfelt but decidedly wan little film might disappear in front of your eyes and leave no trace.
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With Public Cost Unclear, More State-Funded Opiate Ads to Come in NJ

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 20:27
The administration of N.J. Governor Chris Christie is taking bids for a new opiate addiction awareness campaign.
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Cory Booker Endorses Cryan for New Jersey State Senate

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 20:17
Despite Booker's invocation of Lesniak's name at the Monday event, the sitting state senator has yet to take a stance on Cryan's candidacy.
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Sandra Bullock Has a Hollywood Hills Real Estate Proposal for You

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 20:15
She's looking for $15,000-a-month to rent her Los Angeles home
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NYPD Says Hate Crimes Have ‘Leveled Off’ After Spike Following Trump’s Election

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 20:06
The NYPD said that the city saw a "tremendous uptick" hate crimes following Donald Trump's election, which has since plateaued.
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Christodoulou Anchors Fundraising Fete for Murphy

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 19:55
Zenon Christodoulou, vice chair of the Somerset County Democratic Committee, hosted a Fox Hollow fundraiser on Saturday for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy, raising about $50,000 for the front-running contender.
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Secrets of the 11 Most Famous and Wildly Rich Entrepreneurs

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 19:54
From Oprah to Hans Christian Anderson, we’re sharing these tales of past and present entrepreneurs who had to claw their way to the top.
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Why Is Venture Capital Still Stuck in 1989?

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 19:51
For VCs, the ’80s was a time of plenty. For their investors and entrepreneurial partners new to venture capital, it was just the opposite.
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How Man’s Best Friend Is Helping Cancer Treatment

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 19:49
Dogs are great companions, and they also are proving to be great research subjects for cancer. Here's how our canine friends are pointing to possible treatments in human cancer.
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There’s a Major War Brewing Over the Acupuncture Wikipedia Page

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 19:35
Over 3,500 people have signed a Change.org petition to force Jimmy Wales to change the entry.
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How ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Hid A Massive Finale Twist in Plain Sight

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 18:57
Season two of 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' was heralded in with a new theme song: a Follies-style Old-Hollywood throwback with Rebecca Bunch in a 1920’s hairstyle and a short flouncy dress adorned by hearts. “I’m just a girl in love,” she chirps. “I can’t be held responsible for my actions.” Her background dancers croon in agreement: “She’s an ingénue.” Rebecca continues dancing. “I have no underlying issues to address, I’m certifiably cute and adorably obsessed.”
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11 Hilarious Super Bowl Memes For People Who Hate the Patriots

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 18:44
Super Bowl LI was a roller coaster of emotions.
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