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Bronx carter implicated in two deaths is back in business
News 7 months ago
Bronx carter implicated in two deaths is back in business

The politically connected waste hauler Sanitation Salvage is back on the streets just one month after its license was suspended under an emergency...

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SEC sanctions will cost Musk dearly
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SEC sanctions will cost Musk dearly

Elon Musk's long and diverse resume has a new entry: Defendant in an SEC fraud lawsuit. A few thoughts:   1. This is probably the SEC's highest...

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Walder leaving Citi Bike
News 7 months ago
Walder leaving Citi Bike

Jay Walder, the former Metropolitan Transportation Authority chairman who led a turnaround of Citi Bike, is stepping down as chief executive of the...

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The most expensive hotel suite in America costs $75,000 a night—and it's in Manhattan
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The most expensive hotel suite in America costs $75,000 a night—and it's in Manhattan

With a price tag of $75,000 a night, the Mark Hotel is now offering the most expensive hotel suite in America. Built in 1927, this iconic Upper...

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Coney Island Hospital gets closer to $738M renovation
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Coney Island Hospital gets closer to $738M renovation

NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island's application to build an 11-story, 350,000-square-foot tower got its first regulatory nod from the state as...

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JetBlue mimics larger U.S. rivals by adding no-frills fare class
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JetBlue mimics larger U.S. rivals by adding no-frills fare class

JetBlue Airways Corp. will offer its own version of a basic economy fare, saying its “success is at risk” if it doesn’t match the discounted, no...

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NYU Langone, 1199 near contract deadline
News 7 months ago
NYU Langone, 1199 near contract deadline

Union 1199SEIU held an informational picket outside NYU Langone Health's three city hospitals on Thursday as the two sides try to settle a dispute...

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NY-area airport workers to get $19 minimum wage
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NY-area airport workers to get $19 minimum wage

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey commissioners yesterday approved raising airport workers’ minimum wage to $19 an hour, the highest such...

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NYC-area airport workers to get $19 minimum wage
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NYC-area airport workers to get $19 minimum wage

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey commissioners yesterday approved raising airport workers’ minimum wage to $19 an hour, the highest such...

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Break tradition to save Nycha
News 7 months ago
Break tradition to save Nycha

Our city’s housing crisis takes many shapes and forms, none more drastic than the current state of the New York City Housing Authority.   The...

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Coney Island Hospital gets closer to $738M renovation
News 7 months ago
Coney Island Hospital gets closer to $738M renovation

NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island's application to build an 11-story, 350,000-square-foot tower got its first regulatory nod from the state as...

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Congress' tax bill has created more work for New York's accounting firms
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Congress' tax bill has created more work for New York's accounting firms

Proposed bills and political battles have thrown a wrench into long-term tax planning In late December President Donald Trump signed into law long...

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Congress's tax bill has created more work for New York's accounting firms
News 7 months ago
Congress's tax bill has created more work for New York's accounting firms

Proposed bills and political battles have thrown a wrench into long-term tax planning In late December President Donald Trump signed into law long...

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Ocasio-Cortez made a big splash. but will it spark a wave or a ripple?
News 7 months ago
Ocasio-Cortez made a big splash. but will it spark a wave or a ripple?

Does a rising tide lift all progressives? The answer is uncertain. Since shocking Rep. Joseph Crowley (pictured) in June, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez...

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Ocasio-Cortez made a big splash. Will it start a wave or a ripple?
News 7 months ago
Ocasio-Cortez made a big splash. Will it start a wave or a ripple?

Does a rising tide lift all progressives? The answer is uncertain. Since shocking Rep. Joseph Crowley (pictured) in June, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez...

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Bed Bath & Beyond the latest casualty of Trump's trade war
News 7 months ago
Bed Bath & Beyond the latest casualty of Trump's trade war

Bed Bath & Beyond's stock price sank by more than 20% today after it became the latest company to say tariffs on Chinese imports were hurting...

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No taxes for manufacturers under Cuomo rival's plan
News 7 months ago
No taxes for manufacturers under Cuomo rival's plan

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's GOP foe wants factories to be a bigger factor in New York's economy—and in its election.Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro...

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Architect tapped for Gowanus development signals high-end future of once-gritty neighborhood
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Architect tapped for Gowanus development signals high-end future of once-gritty neighborhood

Bjarke Ingels has been hired to design what's likely to become his first residential project in Brooklyn. Developer Aby Rosen has tapped Ingels's...

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De Blasio administration signals support for some lead bills
News 7 months ago
De Blasio administration signals support for some lead bills

City Hall said Thursday it backs several bills tightening regulations on landlords to reduce lead poisoning in children, though critics say much of...

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Public housing residents decry bugs, rodents and danger
News 7 months ago
Public housing residents decry bugs, rodents and danger

Dozens of the 400,000 residents of the nation's largest public housing system emotionally told a judge Wednesday what it's like to live with rats...

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Tax on health insurers could increase premiums 2.2% in 2020
News 7 months ago
Tax on health insurers could increase premiums 2.2% in 2020

To view the full story, click the title link. Tax on health insurers could increase premiums 2.2% in 2020

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Trump Park Avenue penthouse could rent for $1, lawyer alleges
News 7 months ago
Trump Park Avenue penthouse could rent for $1, lawyer alleges

In what would be one of the biggest bargains ever in Manhattan real estate, a 7,132 square-foot penthouse in the Trump Park Avenue building may...

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Dumbo spot will be Brooklyn’s first new library branch since 1983
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Dumbo spot will be Brooklyn’s first new library branch since 1983

The Brooklyn Public Library is opening a branch in 6,500 square feet of ground-floor space at a former factory at 135 Plymouth St. in Dumbo. It...

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Compass is said to raise funds at $4.4 billion valuation
News 7 months ago
Compass is said to raise funds at $4.4 billion valuation

The real estate marketplace startup raised $400 million in its latest investment round To view the full story, click the title link....

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Compass is said to be raising funds at $4.4 billion valuation
News 7 months ago
Compass is said to be raising funds at $4.4 billion valuation

Compass, a real-estate marketplace startup, raised $400 million in an investment round that will bring the company closer to an eventual initial...

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Amazon to open a new ‘4-star’ store concept in Manhattan
News 7 months ago
Amazon to open a new ‘4-star’ store concept in Manhattan

Amazon.com Inc. will open a new store in New York City on Thursday featuring top-selling and highly rated products, the online retailer’s latest...

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Amazon’s SoHo store opens today
News 7 months ago
Amazon’s SoHo store opens today

Amazon is opening  at 72 Spring St. today. The shop will feature new products and ones trending on the e-commerce giant’s website, as well as those...

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Federal Reserve on a veritable rate-hiking tear
News 7 months ago
Federal Reserve on a veritable rate-hiking tear

The Federal Reserve board voted unanimously yesterday to lift the benchmark federal funds rate to between 2% and 2.25%. The central bank signaled...

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City Council needs to lead, not concede, on housing issues
News 7 months ago
City Council needs to lead, not concede, on housing issues

The City Council could have shown itself to be a competent leader in tackling the city's housing crisis last week. Instead, its members stuck to...

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Manhattan fertility clinic launches lower-cost IVF
News 7 months ago
Manhattan fertility clinic launches lower-cost IVF

After two years of offering lower-cost egg freezing to New Yorkers, Manhattan-based Extend Fertility is expanding into in vitro fertilization and...

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