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Man Dies After Telling Police Who Chased Him 'I Can't Breathe,' Sources Say

| Posted 10.09.2014 | Crime

By Trevor Kapp, Murray Weiss and Aidan Gardiner RIDGEWOOD — An asthmatic man who police chased and handcuffed in Queens Wednesday afternoon told ...

Sandy: Six Months Later, Rebuilding and Renewal

Jack Lund | Posted 07.03.2013 | New York
Jack Lund

Like the waves that crash on its beaches, time after time over its 100-year history Coney Island and its amusement parks have been razed to the ground by fire and flood, only to rise like a phoenix from the ashes and return bigger and better than ever.

Two N.J. Principals With Vastly Different Views On Social Media In School

Liz Willen | Posted 05.27.2011 | Education
Liz Willen

Sheninger's embrace of social media was a big turnaround for a principal who had once banned cell phones.

Bird Names Plays Ramshackle Pop At Silent Barn

Alex Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alex Jacobs

Chicago's Bird Names is the kind of band you want to love. Their sound is original, they've got sunny a disposition, and they play small, personal sho...

Facebook Not Cool For School

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

April 30, 2010 - Today's most interesting stories in technology, media and entertainment: Facebook Not Cool For School: A principal in Ridgewood, NJ ...

Astoria Characters: The No-Go Gal

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Astoria, Queens: for 40 years, this has been Josephine Todaro's stomping ground. "Everyone I know who has left Astoria always comes back," she says.