JetBlue to Boost Competition Between Boston and New York's LaGuardia Airport

JetBlue to Boost Competition Between Boston and New York's LaGuardia Airport
With the new route, JetBlue will operate flights between Boston and all three of New York City's major airports, providing even more travel options for customers in both of the airline's northeast focus cities. Seats are available for purchase …
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United adding direct flights from Flint to Newark for NYC travel
FLINT, MI – Travelers will soon be able to fly non-stop from Flint to New York City. United Airlines on July 1 will add a daily flight from Flint's Bishop Airport to Newark Airport, one of three airports serving the metropolitan New York area. "United …
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Where to Watch the America's Cup in New York
The America's Cup sailing races will be held in New York City, for the first time since 1920, on Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8. Officially called the Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series, the event is a preliminary competition among the six …
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We like it like that: the songs that defined New York City's boogaloo craze

We like it like that: the songs that defined New York City's boogaloo craze
The new documentary We Like It Like That: The Story of Latin Boogaloo charts the spectacular rise and controversial fall of the Latin soul craze that burst out of New York City 50 years ago (Full disclosure: I am one of the interviewees who appears in …
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Tribeca Residents Complaining Ice Cream Truck's Music Too Loud
The city said residents should call 311 when they hear the loud music, or report it to NYC.gov, where there's a section called “noise from an ice cream truck.” Inspectors can be dispatched and possibly issue a ticket. So far this year there have been …
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The Five Borough Backlot: TV Shooting Locations in New York City

The Five Borough Backlot: TV Shooting Locations in New York City
If you think you're running into more TV camera crews these days, it's not just your imagination. The number of scripted television shows produced in New York City has more than quadrupled since 2002 according to a report out last fall, with 46 …
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Season Eight Of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Kicks Off In New York
The eighth season of the iconic reality show won't hit our living rooms until March 7, but the anticipation was already high last night in New York, where the season's 12 queens kicked off the show's premiere tour at Manhattan's Stage 48. We're being …
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New York City slowly returns to normal after mammoth blizzard brings near

New York City slowly returns to normal after mammoth blizzard brings near
TRAVEL BAN LIFTED AFTER HISTORIC, DEADLY BLIZZARD DUMPS 26 INCHES OF SNOW ON NYC. The snow-covered roads led to some trouble Saturday night as the NYPD issued 25 summonses to drivers who disobeyed the travel ban, Chief of …
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De Blasio: This is 'one of the worst snowstorms in New York City history'
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) on Saturday announced plans to suspend bus, rail and road travel in the New York City area, as snowfall forecasts for the region rose to as much as 30 inches. “Thirty inches would be one of the most serious amounts of …
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Snow to make roads slushy, icy from DC to Philadelphia, NYC through midweek
Episodes of snow and slippery travel will affect the mid-Atlantic states and parts of New England through Thursday. A series of weak storms moving in from the Midwest will spread rounds of snow across the Northeast. Enough snow will fall to cause …
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Kendall and Kylie Jenner Launch Fashion Line in New York

Kendall and Kylie Jenner Launch Fashion Line in New York
There are only a few more days before New York Fashion Week begins, but right now, all eyes are on Kendall and Kylie Jenner. According to a report from People Style Watch, Kendall and Kylie, the sisters celebrated their fashion project with mother Kris …
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The Ramones' New York: A look at the famous punk band's city spots 40 years
1, 2, 3, 4! The Ramones were the quintessential punk band in the late 1970s — largely credited with pioneering the rebellious rock scene in New York City. On Feb. 4, 1976, the Ramones staple "Blitzkrieg Bop" was released as the debut single off their …
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New York City Democrats Vie to Replace Sheldon Silver

New York City Democrats Vie to Replace Sheldon Silver
A group of New York City Democrats on Sunday will name its candidate to replace Sheldon Silver, giving an area long at the heart of New York's Democratic politics its first leadership change in decades. At least five people are vying for the New York …
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Seth Barron: New York City wants to stop inconveniencing lawbreakers
The New York City Council is preparing to pass a package of bills that will radically change the way the city enforces and prosecutes “low-level” offenses, such as public consumption of alcohol, littering, and public urination. According to Speaker …
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Deadly crane collapse in New York City

Deadly crane collapse in New York City
A crane topples over in downtown Manhattan, reportedly killing one person and injuring at least two others. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). △ Hide Transcript. ▷ View Transcript. ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) One person was reportedly …
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The cast of "The Wild Party" by Andrew Lippa at New York City Center's Encore
Off-Center alums—including Sutton Foster and Jonathan Groff—will perform on July 16 at the Off-Center Jamboree!, a one-night-only concert. Tesori will accompany on piano. New York City Center's Encores! Off-Center series presents notable Off-Broadway …
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Are Streetcars In NYC Too Ambitious? De Blasio's New York City Light Rail
04STREETCAR-1-master675 A rendering of the proposed streetcar line, the Brooklyn Queens Connector, in Downtown Brooklyn. Photo: Friends of the Brooklyn Queens Connector (Via The New York Times); deblasio New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on …
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Carlos Correa turns New York Winter Wonderland into his playground

Carlos Correa turns New York Winter Wonderland into his playground
Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa was in New York City on Saturday to accept his American League Rookie of the Year award at the BBWAA awards dinner. Also in New York on Saturday was Winter Storm Jonas, which dropped over two feet of snow …
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In Losing the Rams, St. Louis Wins
It is also a city that any number of N.F.L. owners have threatened to leave for in their (mostly successful) efforts to extract public financing for new stadiums. Kroenke's threat was different, though: A real estate developer as well as a professional …
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New youth sports center would be largest privately funded facility in state
“It's the new frontier of real estate,” said Joe Fitzpatrick, co-founder of Five Capital Management LLC in North Attleborough, which has teamed up with Ajax Partners LLC in New York and other investors to develop the complex. “Absolutely, we're going …
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Mission Native Mikey Lopez Joins New York City FC Of MLS
New York City FC Sporting Director Claudio Reyna believes Lopez will be a good fit for the Club. "Lopez is a young player that has a lot to prove and I know he's excited to compete for a starting place in this team," said Reyna. "He's been in the …
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Travel ban in effect in New York City, outdoor subways shuts down due to

Travel ban in effect in New York City, outdoor subways shuts down due to
A coordinated ban on travel in New York City, Nassau and Suffolk counties began at 2:30 p.m. The ban has been coordinated with New Jersey, closing Port Authority bridges and tunnels into New York. Only authorized emergency vehicles, hazard vehicles …
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A Winter's Worth Of Snow In One Day: Total Nears Record For NYC
Meanwhile, until 7 a.m. Sunday, all New York City roads — as well as all Port Authority bridges and tunnels — were to remain shut down to non-emergency motorists. Those who are caught on a banned road will receive a summons with the possibility of …
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Bruce Springsteen at Madison Square Garden: The Boss' best New York City song

Bruce Springsteen at Madison Square Garden: The Boss' best New York City song
There is no artist as synonymous with New Jersey as Bruce Springsteen, but the Boss — who has shows at Madison Square Garden on Sunday and Wednesday — is also one of New York City's greatest champions. He's been opening shows on his River …
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The internet is having a blast with Jonas storm memes and tweets
Jonas is supposed to barrel into the Northeast Friday night and naturally the internet is having some fun with an impending — and possibly — natural disaster. Blizzard warnings were issued early Friday morning for the first major snowstorm of the year.
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'Outraged' Cher: Snyder 'either a liar or an idiot'
NEW YORK, NY – MAY 04: Cher attends the "China: Through The Looking Glass" Costume Institute Benefit Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 4, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images) (Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris …
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