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Laurie Anderson plays concert for dogs in New York's Times Square
That is what happened in New York City on Monday night, when musician and performance artist Laurie Anderson played a set composed for – and played at a frequency suitable for – dogs. Some 50 of them, and perhaps 100 humans, made the trip to Times …
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Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik Go Apartment Hunting in New York City—Are They
One of Hollywood's youngest and hottest couples stepped out Monday afternoon in New York City where they quickly got fans talking about their activities. While visiting a SoHo neighborhood, the pair was spotted visiting apartments that were available …
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Review: Adele's Stellar Performance in 'Live In New York City' Special
TV Grapevine reports that Adele's concert, which was held last Nov. 17 at the Radio City Music Hall, is finally set to air on NBC this Dec. 14 at 10 p.m. ET. The concert special titled "Adele Live In New York City" is produced by the 27-year-old singer …
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NY construction work suspended for holiday travel
ALBANY — Construction lane closures will be suspended until Monday in New York. Lane closures for road and bridge work on New York highways will not be permitted from 6 a.m. Thursday until 6 a.m. Monday because of the holiday weekend, Gov. Andrew …
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Man crushed to death by falling elevator in New York City
In the afternoon, the President will travel to New York, New York to deliver remarks and take questions at a DCCC event at a private residence and deliver remarks at a DNC event at Richard Rodgers Theatre. There will be print pool coverage of the …
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Posh New York City hotels pledge to go green
The famed Waldorf Astoria is among 16 well-known, high-end hotels that have committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by at least 30 per cent in the next 10 years. — AFP picNEW YORK, Dec 30 — Some of New York's most iconic hotels, comprising …
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Can this British guy really swim from New York City to London?
Whatever is on your bucket list for 2016, Michael Ventre has you beat. The London IT engineer plans to swim the 3,800 miles from New York City to London — and he wants you to help pay for it. Ventre, 38, has conquered extreme swims like the English …
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Latest New York City Attractions News

Landmark New York City Hotels Pledge to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions | Skift
New York is one of the nation's leading tourist attractions — 56.5 million people visited in 2014 — and administration officials believe the famed hotels are a powerful billboard for the mayor's environmental program. The so-called Carbon Challenge …
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A Coney Island New Year's Eve: Sword Swallowing. Fire Breathing. No Ball.
“I did the ball drop in Times Square as a cop,” said Eric L. Adams, the Brooklyn borough president and a former New York City police officer. “And I recall scratching my head saying, 'Why would anyone … “And I realized there is a better way — and …
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NYC traffic guide for the Christmas holiday
A record-breaking 100 million Americans are expected to travel over the four-day Christmas holiday period, and Christmas Eve will be the worst day to travel in New York City. The lowest gas prices since 2009 and a stronger economy are fueling the surge …
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NY construction work suspended for holiday travel
Lane closures for road and bridge work on New York highways will not be permitted from 6 a.m. Thursday until 6 a.m. Monday because of the holiday weekend, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced. The same policy will be in place from 6 a.m. Thursday, Dec.
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Rainy, warm weather causes delays for Christmas travel plans at New York airports
Gray skies and rain accompaning New York's freakishly warm weather continued to cause frustrating delays at New York airports Thursday. For the second day in a row, flight delays put a cramp in travel plans for flyers trying to get out of the city for …
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The VICE Guide to New York City
But from the Apollo Theatre to Malcolm X Blvd, Harlem is one of the few New York neighborhoods that has largely retained its flavor despite the encroachment of Babylon (though the Apollo now books acts like Neko Case too which is, you know, totally …
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Latest New York City Sports News

Syn City: Noah Syndergaard loves New York so much he wants to be 'Met for life'
Perhaps you have seen the Mets flamethrower, or the pictures of him, making the rounds at other professional sporting events in the New York. Or maybe you have noticed the 6-6, long-haired blonde walking around the city, checking out restaurants and …
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NYC FC: Who's Staying And Going?
NYC FC decline their 2016 options on Kwame Watson-Siriboe, Jeb Brovsky, Pedro Alvarez, and Ned Grabavoy. Grabavoy is eligible for free agency and Watson-Siriboe and Brovsky will be eligible to participate in the MLS Re-Entry Process. Sporting Director …
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Dominant Carver Mobb is testament to bruising brotherhood that is New York
Dozens of teams and leagues, a loose alliance known as the Touch Football League, play seven-on-seven smash-mouth football, a tough inner-city sport that sprang out of the South Bronx and other Latino and African-American neighborhoods some 40 …
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