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Officials fear Ebola's on AIDS path; some disagree

October 18, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Is Ebola the world's worst infectious disease threat since AIDS?

Comparisons between the two deadly diseases have surfaced in the last few months as the Ebola outbreak has... more »»

NYC Liberians: Some fear discrimination over Ebola

October 18, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Several leaders in a Staten Island neighborhood that's home to a large Liberian community said Friday they are concerned about discrimination amid Ebola fears. more »»

Ebola town hall occurs on Staten Island

October 18, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City health official drew applause when she told people at a town hall meeting on Staten Island that there will be no widespread Ebola outbreak in the city. more »»

NY governor visits Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico

October 18, 2014

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — New York Gov. more »»

MTA's first chairman, William Ronan, dies at 101

October 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — William J. Ronan, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's first chairman, has died. He was 101. more »»

Facebook unfriends federal drug agency

October 17, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook wants assurances from the Drug Enforcement Administration that it's not operating any more fake profile pages as part of ongoing investigations. more »»

Sept. 11 compensation fund pays out $551 million

October 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Officials at the September 11 Victim Compensation Fund say it has paid out $551 million over the last yea. more »»

Manhattan Transfer singer, founder dies at 72

October 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Tim Hauser, the founder and singer of the Grammy-winning vocal troupe The Manhattan Transfer, died Thursday from cardiac arrest, band representative JoAnn Geffen said Friday. more »»

Obama's under-used credit card declined in NY

October 17, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service is charged with watching the president's back, but who's watching his wallet?

When his credit card was declined last month while dining in New York,... more »»

Grimm, Recchia debate in tight NYC House race

October 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Republican Congressman Michael Grimm and his Democratic opponent have sparred in a combative debate for the race to represent Staten Island and part of Brooklyn. more »»

Cuomo picks judge from Albany for top court

October 17, 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has selected a midlevel appellate judge from Albany for the state's highest court. more »»

Obama's under-used credit card declined in NY cafe

October 17, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service is charged with watching the president's back, but who's watching his wallet?

When his credit card was declined last month while dining in New York,... more »»

Report: Cost-per-inmate up in troubled NYC jails

October 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — A new report has found that the taxpayer cost of jailing a New York City inmate has jumped 42 percent since 2007 as levels of violence continue to rise. more »»

2 hurt in Long Island ceiling collapse

October 17, 2014

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Two people have been hurt in a ceiling collapse at a shuttered Nassau County government building that's under renovation. more »»

Quiet 'whiz kid' became public face of Ebola fight

October 17, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Last May, as Ebola crept across West Africa, America's top infectious disease expert told a group of Harvard students in a commencement speech to always second-guess their... more »»

Advocates want Verrazano Bridge pedestrian path

October 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Bicyclists, transportation advocates and other residents are leading a grassroots campaign to add a pedestrian path to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. more »»

2 rescued after Long Island ceiling collapse

October 17, 2014

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Two people have been removed on stretchers after a ceiling collapse at a Long Island building that's under renovation.

Newsday (http://nwsdy. more »»

Western New York yogurt plant laying off 32

October 17, 2014

BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York yogurt company says it's laying off more than 30 workers, an announcement made just as yogurt became the state's official snack. more »»

Ebola town hall planned on Staten Island

October 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City health officials will hold a town hall meeting to address Ebola concerns on Staten Island. more »»

Emergency drill set for Newark airport

October 17, 2014

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Officials say an emergency drill at Newark Liberty International Airport is not expected to delay flight operations. more »»

 
 

 

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