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Connor Ryan is an award-winning journalist based in New York City. He has contributed work to USA Today, NPR, Newsday and The Connecticut Post. He currently works for The New York Post and is a student at Fordham University. Follow him on Twitter @connortryan.

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The Curious Exit of a Beloved Game

(0) Comments | Posted February 10, 2014 | 10:19 AM

"Flappy Bird" -- the colorful game that prompted iPhone gammers to propel birds through a series of gaps between green tubes -- was launched last May, gained a steady following in November and, as of last week, was raking in a daily profit of $50,000 from advertisers.

But...

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Tales of a Barbara-Hillary Romance

(0) Comments | Posted December 23, 2013 | 7:00 PM

Somebody's got a thing for Hillary.

The first year broadcasting legend Barbara Walters hosted her iconic year-end special, it was called "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 1993," and Hillary Clinton -- recently moved into the White House as first lady -- was crowned the most fascinating person of that...

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One Year Later, Enough Is Enough

(0) Comments | Posted December 14, 2013 | 4:02 PM

As carefully wrapped packages slowly begin appearing under the Christmas tree, Alissa Parker is one of the dozens of parents in Newtown, Conn. who will have fewer gifts to wrap this year.

"It has been one year since I saw my sweet little Emilie," Parker wrote this week...

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