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New York's Amazon rejection exposes US opportunity gap and Democrats' political disconnect

New York's Amazon rejection exposes US opportunity gap and Democrats' political disconnectDemocrats should consider this a wake-up call for 2020 when they must win states that don't have dynamic urban economies like New York or California.



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New York's Gun-Transportation Rules Draw Supreme Court Scrutiny

New York's Gun-Transportation Rules Draw Supreme Court ScrutinyThe court said it will hear an appeal from three city handgun owners and an advocacy group who say New York has the most extreme firearm-transportation restrictions in the country. The case may demonstrate the impact of the newest justice, Brett Kavanaugh, whose appeals court record suggests he’ll be a more aggressive enforcer of gun rights than the justice he replaced, Anthony Kennedy.



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New York's Gillibrand Takes First Step Toward Presidential Race

New York's Gillibrand Takes First Step Toward Presidential RaceGillibrand plans to make stops this weekend in Iowa, where caucuses a little more than a year from now will mark the start of the nominating race. Gillibrand has positioned herself as a leader of the #MeToo movement. “I’ll fight for other people’s kids as hard as I would fight for my own, which is why I believe health care should be a right and not a privilege,” Gillibrand said, listing her reasons for running.



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Man drops engagement ring down drain moments after proposing in New York's Times Square

Man drops engagement ring down drain moments after proposing in New York's Times SquarePolice in New York City are searching for a man and woman who lost an engagement ring down a drain during a proposal that took a disastrous turn. The couple’s engagement was caught on camera after the man got down on one knee in Times Square on Friday evening. According to the New York City Police Department (NYPD), the woman said yes.



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Progressive Democrats Took A Bite Out Of New York's Machine

Progressive Democrats Took A Bite Out Of New York's MachineBROOKLYN, N.Y. ― New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo survived a primary challenge on



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Man killed on Long Island is New York's first lightning death since 2016

Man killed on Long Island is New York's first lightning death since 2016A man was struck and killed by lightning in Kings Park on Long Island, New York, on Saturday evening.



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Report: Dead fetus discovered on American Airlines flight at New York's LaGuardia Airport

Report: Dead fetus discovered on American Airlines flight at New York's LaGuardia AirportA dead fetus was reportedly discovered by cleaning crews inside a toilet



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Dead baby found in water beneath New York's Brooklyn Bridge

Dead baby found in water beneath New York's Brooklyn BridgePolice are investigating the death of a baby who was found floating in the water near New York’s Brooklyn Bridge. Tourists spotted the approximately 8-month-old boy wearing only a nappy in the shallow water near the Manhattan shoreline at about 4pm on Sunday. Oklahoma-based chiropractor Monte Campbell said his wife, Diana Campbell, first noticed the baby.



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Tributes paid to passengers aboard helicopter which crashed into New York's East River killing all except pilot

Tributes paid to passengers aboard helicopter which crashed into New York's East River killing all except pilotAuthorities have named the five victims of a fatal helicopter crash in New York which killed everyone on board except the pilot. Richard Vance, 33, who was flying the helicopter, told authorities he believed a passenger’s bag might have hit an emergency fuel shutoff switch in the moments before the chopper went down. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said it would look at the switch, the chopper’s flotation devices and the photos on passengers’ cameras to figure out what caused the crash in the East River.



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5 dead as helicopter crashes into New York's East River

5 dead as helicopter crashes into New York's East RiverA helicopter crashed into the East River in New York City Sunday, leaving five people dead.



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