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New York To Ban Controversial 'Gay Conversion' Therapy
The law would make New York the 15th state to outlaw the controversial and damaging practice.
She Said A New York State Senator Assaulted Her. Now She Fights To Protect Others.
Erica Vladimer, along with six other women, are on the front lines of working to end sexual harassment in New York politics.
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New York Lawmakers Approve Early Voting And Other Voting Reforms
Despite its reputation as a progressive state, New York's election laws are extremely restrictive.
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Man Helps Thirsty Pigeon Enjoy Some Water From NYC Drinking Fountain
Honestly, good for the pigeon.
Shep Smith Appears To Pull Subtlest Of Fact-Checks On Fellow Fox News Hosts
Smith countered "Outnumbered" hosts' claims about "filthy" New York City in the most understated way.
It Looks Like New York Is Actually Going To Get Some Voting Reforms
Democrats say they plan to pass measures Monday that would establish an early voting period and pre-register 16- and 17-year-olds.
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New York Daily News Cover Depicts Tantrum-Throwing Donald Trump
The cover comes after Trump doubled down on his demand for $5.7 billion in border wall money to end the partial government shutdown.
How Two Governors And A Mayor Plan To Plug The Holes In Obamacare
Leaders in California, Washington state and New York City want to advance new coverage plans without Uncle Sam -- and in defiance of President Donald Trump.
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NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio Unveils Plan To Guarantee Health Care For All New Yorkers
The plan will serve the city's 600,000 uninsured people, including undocumented immigrants and low-income residents, de Blasio said.
Ambitious New York City Bill Aims To Replace Gas-Fired Power Plants With Renewables
Alexander C. Kaufman
By the end of 2019, the city would have to create a plan to phase out some 20 plants, including a notorious polluter in Queens.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Honors Mom With Moving Instagram Post After Swearing In
"So many people sacrificed so much for this to happen,” the 29-year-old New York Democrat wrote.
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Proud Boys Founder Gavin McInnes Can Get Back To Antifa After He Battles His Neighbors
McInnes is complaining that his neighbors' anti-hate yard signs are an attack on him and his family.
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Wanton Squirrel Scarfs Egg Roll As Twitter Drools
New York City Begins Offering Nonbinary Gender Option On Birth Certificates
Curtis M. Wong
A new law allowing the choice of “X,” in addition to “male” or “female,” took effect New Year’s Day.
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New York Now Requires Changing Tables In All Public Men's Restrooms
New and renovated buildings with public bathrooms in the state must include changing tables accessible to men.
All The Laws You Should Know About That Go Into Effect In 2019
From minimum wage hikes to stricter gun control measures and Me Too-inspired legislation, 2019 will usher in thousands of new laws in various states.
Andrew Cuomo Calls Out Trump Administration In Ellis Island Inauguration Speech
"Never forget where you came from, and never forget or deny this place."
Spectators Are In For Rainy New Year's Eve In Times Square
Forecasters say Monday's party will take place amid mild temperatures but possibly rain.
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Power Plant Accident Casts New Light On New York’s Dirty Fuel Addiction
Alexander C. Kaufman
The bright-blue sky dazzled the city's residents, but the source of the light -- one of New York's dirtiest power plants -- could stoke an already heated debate.
Blue Light Illuminates Sky In Queens As Electrical Arc Rocks Con Edison Power Facility
Alexander C. Kaufman
The dazzling light, initially reported as the result of a transformer explosion, was caused by a malfunction at a New York City electrical facility.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Just Hung Her Office Plaque, And Things Are Getting Real
"All for the Bronx and Queens,” she wrote on Instagram on Thursday.
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Here's How My Boyfriend And I Live In A New City Every Single Month
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Here's how I’ve been able to live in a new city almost every month, without blowing my savings account or putting an end to my career.
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Hawk Trapped In NYC's Penn Station Rescued On Christmas Eve
Let's hope this hawk got to spend the holidays with his or her family.
New York Daily News Torches Donald Trump With Blistering Grinch Cover
"How The Trump Stole Christmas!"
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CULTURE & ARTS
'Working Girl' Romanticizes New York, But Doesn't Gloss Over The Manhattan Rat Race
Famous for its use of the Staten Island Ferry, "Working Girl" captures New York's promise of opportunity, even if it might be purely aspirational.
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NY State Senator Tweets ‘Kill Yourself’ To GOP Staffer Who Called Him Out
NY State Sen. Kevin Parker (D-Brooklyn) has since deleted the tweet and apologized for his "poor choice of words."
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