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Manhattan, New York, NY, US

Photo: 1 of many crowds in New York City preparing to photograph Manhattanhenge - occurrence where sunset lines up with Manhattan street grid - @lepetitashrey

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John F Kennedy International Airport, New York, NY, US

Photo: Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson at JFK Airport announces a new security initiative to screen people at foreign borders - @MDiamond8

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air travel

Passenger jet bound for NYC's LaGuardia airport reports close call with drone near Brooklyn's Prospect Park - @NBCNewYork

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Bronx, New York, NY, US

#BREAKING Hit and run driver seriously injures pedestrian in the Bronx. More on Eyewitness News at 11. http://t.co/mxcvXVbIUj - @ABC7NY

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art

Australian collector David Walsh to sell Chris Ofili's controversial painting 'The Holy Virgin Mary,' which caused uproar duding 1999 display at Brooklyn Museum - @nytimes

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New York, NY, US

#BREAKING: #GigiJordan gets 18 years in prison in Peninsula Hotel death of autistic 8-year-old son http://t.co/R5SxH8WPOv @BreakingNews - @wcbs880

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New York, NY, US

New York entrepreneur Gigi Jordan sentenced to 18 years in prison for death of autistic 8-year-old son - @1010WINS

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Dean Skelos

Former New York Senate leader, son indicted on corruption charges in Manhattan; both released on bail earlier this month - @AP

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New York, NY, US

#Developing... Severe thunderstorm watch for NYC until 7 p.m. More info here: http://t.co/cS7VKlWKH6 - @1010WINS

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New York, NY, US

#Developing... Severe thunderstorm watch for NYC until 7 p.m. More info here: http://t.co/hU5WXLonEJ - @wcbs880

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Ride service app controversies

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio wants ride-sharing apps to get city approval to update apps, pay $1,000 each time they do - @bpolitics

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Brooklyn, New York, NY, US

#BREAKING Child seriously injured after falling out of window in Brooklyn http://t.co/GB1o5mwenU - @ABC7NY

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Forest Hills, New York, NY, US

#BREAKING Police investigate death of baby found inside park in Forest Hills, Queens http://t.co/NMFpENEW0N - @ABC7NY

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New York, NY, US

NYC transit authority says theft of copper cable is causing delays along entire route of A and C subway lines - @MTA

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FIFA corruption case

'A 47-count indictment was unsealed early this morning in federal court in Brooklyn charging 14 defendants with racketeering, wire fraud, and money laundering conspiracies, among other offenses, in connection with the defendants' participation in a 24-year scheme to enrich themselves through the corruption of international soccer' - @thejusticedept

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FIFA corruption case

'The US Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York is investigating these individuals on suspicion of the acceptance of bribes and kick-backs between the early 1990s and the present day. The bribery suspects - representatives of sports media and sports promotion firms - are alleged to have been involved in schemes to make payments to the soccer functionaries - delegates of FIFA and other functionaries of FIFA sub-organizations - totaling more than $100 million' - Swiss statement

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New York, NY, US

Police: 1 person killed, 8 injured in multi-vehicle crash in Queens, New York - @NBCNewYork

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New York, NY, US

Photo: Emergency officials evaluate damage to supermarket in Queens, New York after car crashes into building - @NBCNewYork

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New York, NY, US

At least 5 people injured after car crashes into supermarket in Queens, NY - @ABC7NY

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New York, NY, US

John Murphy, former Staten Island congressman caught in 'Abscam' sting in late 1970s, dies at age 88 - @politico

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