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New study shows condition of NYC public housing remains subpar while private apartments have improved
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New study shows condition of NYC public housing remains subpar while private apartments have improved

Public housing apartments in New York City are in far worse condition than nonpublic housing — and have remained in a deteriorated state over the...

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Republicans resist plan to rename Senate building for McCain
News 11 months ago
Republicans resist plan to rename Senate building for McCain

WASHINGTON — A proposal to rename the Senate's oldest office building for John McCain ran into resistance Tuesday from Republican senators...

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Texas police search for mystery woman recorded ringing doorbell in only a T-shirt and what appears to be restraints
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Texas police search for mystery woman recorded ringing doorbell in only a T-shirt and what appears to be restraints

A neighborhood in Texas has been consumed with mystery after a security camera recorded a barefoot woman wearing only a T-shirt and what appears to...

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NYCHA's senior moment: City and state combine for an affordable housing breakthrough
News 11 months ago
NYCHA's senior moment: City and state combine for an affordable housing breakthrough

Chapter two of today's edition of “Golly, look what New York City and State can do when they work together”: Gov. Cuomo just committed $15 million...

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City fines Kushner Companies $210G for bogus construction applications
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City fines Kushner Companies $210G for bogus construction applications

The city slapped Kushner Companies with a $210,000 fine Monday for bogus construction applications, declaring that no rent stabilized tenants lived...

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Accusations of after-hour orgies prompted clean sweep of staff at Bronx NYCHA development
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Accusations of after-hour orgies prompted clean sweep of staff at Bronx NYCHA development

Allegations of after-hours sex parties prompted the entire staff of a Bronx public housing development to be suddenly reassigned, the Daily News...

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Michael Cohen was a lousy landlord, records show
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Michael Cohen was a lousy landlord, records show

Add shady construction permits to Michael Cohen's laundry list of legal troubles. Besides cheating on his taxes, lying to banks and violating...

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EXCLUSIVE: NYCHA orders entire staff at Throggs Neck development in Bronx to turn in keys and get out
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EXCLUSIVE: NYCHA orders entire staff at Throggs Neck development in Bronx to turn in keys and get out

A top-to-bottom house cleaning is unfolding at a Bronx public housing development where NYCHA discovered pervasive lead paint, with the entire...

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Control yourselves, candidates: Rent caps would derail new construction
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Control yourselves, candidates: Rent caps would derail new construction

An insurgency on the primary-election campaign trail retails an appealing message to New York's legions of overstretched tenants: rent control for...

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Questions arise about Boys Club board's reasons for closing beloved Lower East Side youth recreation center
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Questions arise about Boys Club board's reasons for closing beloved Lower East Side youth recreation center

Well, that's awkward. The board and top executive of the Boys' Club of New York has maintained that declining enrollment, expense and...

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This is how much you need to earn to afford your own home in New York City
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This is how much you need to earn to afford your own home in New York City

It's a good time to buy a home in New York City — if you can find the right price. The cost of home ownership, which spiked in recent years during...

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House of ill repute: NYCHA needs a credible overseer now
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House of ill repute: NYCHA needs a credible overseer now

You'd better bet the scandal-plagued New York City Housing Authority needed to put someone in charge of ensuring its nearly 2,500 aging buildings...

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Palestinians sort through 8 years of mail held by Israel
News 12 months ago
Palestinians sort through 8 years of mail held by Israel

Palestinian postal workers in the West Bank are sifting through eight years' worth of undelivered mail held by Israel. In recent days, the...

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MONEY PIT: City spends millions to lease largely vacant office building in Jamaica, Queens
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MONEY PIT: City spends millions to lease largely vacant office building in Jamaica, Queens

Office space: the city's final frontier. The de Blasio administration is spending millions of dollars to lease a southeastern Queens building that...

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