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Rockland County, NY declares state of emergency over measles outbreak, will bar unvaccinated from public places...
Rockland County is declaring of state of emergency Tuesday over the ongoing measles outbreak and barring unvaccinated people from public places.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-26 17:19 UTC
Assemblyman introduces bill to split New York State into three parts...
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Assemblyman David DiPietro (R,C,I-East Aurora) says the state should be divided into three parts: New York, Montauk, and New Amsterdam.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-10 01:34 UTC
Woman Attacks 7 People With Pepper Spray in Manhattan in What Police Say May Be a Hate Crime...
The attacks occurred in four locations, including two subway stations, and are being investigated as possible hate crimes, the police said.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-03-09 04:50 UTC
NY poised to join 41 states in criminalizing revenge porn...
Lawmakers in New York have voted to join 41 other states in criminalizing revenge porn.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-28 18:40 UTC
'Hairstyle discrimination' in New York City could now cost you $US250,000...
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New York City authorities introduce new guidelines making harassment or discrimination in workplaces, schools or public spaces based on hair texture or style punishable by fines of up to $US250,000.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-25 16:16 UTC
Bill Would Ban Amazon-Type Deals In The Future...
A week after the Amazon deal in Queens died, New York lawmakers want states to agree to stop using taxpayer money to lure big businesses.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-21 17:09 UTC
Man charged with murder after family struck by vehicle at 7-Eleven...
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A man has been charged with murder after police say he intentionally drove his vehicle into a family of eight standing outside a 7-Eleven in Rockland County Wednesday.
By kynast on 2019-02-21 03:15 UTC
ARRAIGNMENT AT 10 P.M. Unthinkable act claims life of mother of five outside Garnerville 7-11...
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A mother of five was killed when a man plowed his car into her family outside the 7-11 on Central Highway in Garnerville. At least eight people were injured, including a 35-year-old male and a 2-year-old child who are in critical condition at Westchester
By kynast on 2019-02-21 02:11 UTC
Family of seven hit by car outside 7-Eleven in Rockland County...
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A family of seven, including five children, were struck by a car while standing in front of a 7-Eleven store in Rockland County on Wednesday, a report said. A person driving a white sedan slammed into the family by the convenient store on Central Highway
By kynast on 2019-02-21 02:07 UTC
Largest Jackpot In New York Lotto History Claimed On Long Island...
The eighth-largest Mega Millions jackpot in history now belongs to a group of 23 coworkers who came forward anonymously last month to form an LLC named, appropriately,
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-19 23:19 UTC
Report: New York Questioning Amazon Facial Recognition Helped Kill HQ2 Deal...
Amazon officials reportedly defended the company's facial recognition programs during a meeting with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Thursday, just hours before Amazon reversed its controversial deal to base its new "HQ2&
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-17 20:25 UTC
Amazon Staffers Think The NYC Headquarters Was Scrapped To Save Jeff Bezos From Media Spotlight During Divorce...
Amazon made the surprising announcement this week that it would be backing out of plans to build a second headquarters in Queens amid political backlash, but some staffers at the online retail giant think that Jeff Bezos' love life could be the real r
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-17 07:49 UTC
Bill de Blasio: The Path Amazon Rejected...
It could have answered the concerns of citizens. Instead it bolted.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-17 01:52 UTC
Amazon Spokesperson Blames Ocasio-Cortez for NYC Retreat...
The progressive congresswoman fielded intense backlash after the shocking cancellation of the company's planned second headquarters
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-15 17:29 UTC
A Closer Look at the Tax Incentives in the Amazon Deal...
Some activists and elected officials oppose the secretive process by which Amazon got its land, tax breaks and grant, others feel like the company isn’t a corporate entity the city and state should be welcoming because of labor, political and other practices. But all of the opponents to the Amazon
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-15 04:03 UTC
This is what Amazon's 'HQ2' was going to cost New York taxpayers...
New York was set to give Amazon more in tax breaks and credits than Virginia.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-15 03:30 UTC
Amazon Got Exactly What It Deserved—And So Did New York...
In a period of growing antipathy toward billionaires, Amazon’s corporate-welfare haul struck many as a gratuitous gift to a trillion-dollar company that was probably going to keep adding thousands of jobs to the New York region anyway. The company has more than 5,000 employees in the five boroughs,
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-15 01:59 UTC
New York's Anti-Amazon Movement Is Now a Blueprint for Critics of Big Tech...
Amazon couldn't cut it in New York City. The company announced Thursday that it no longer plans to open a 25,000-worker office in Long Island City, Queens, one of the two winners of its HQ2 search, a continental bake-off in which cities offered genero
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-15 01:56 UTC
Amazon Pulls Out of Planned New York City Campus...
Amazon's plan to build a sprawling complex in Queens in return for nearly for $3 billion in government incentives had come under fierce opposition from local lawmakers.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-15 01:52 UTC
New York will lose the bulk of the 25,000 jobs that were promised by Amazon HQ2...
Amazon will instead fill the positions in cities throughout the country.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-02-15 00:24 UTC
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