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Royal Dress Code: 'Smart Attire' Required By US Media Covering William And Kate

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Buckingham Palace is reminding American reporters about its dress code policy for covering the royal family when Prince William and Kate visit New York City next month. 497 more words

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City Council Considers Proposal To Put 10-Cent Tax On Disposable Bags

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City is using too many plastic bags for no good reason, according to City Councilman Mark Levine.

“You can buy a little roll of breath mints and they’ll give you a plastic bag,” he said. 278 more words

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Survey: Most Adults Don’t Work In The Occupations That They Dreamed Of As Kids

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Childhood dreams crushed! A recent survey in the journal Social Forces found that just 6-percent of adults wound up in the careers that they wanted as children. 194 more words

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Moonachie Printing Plant Closed After Several People Are Hospitalized By Mystery Fumes

MOONACHIE, N.J.(CBSNewYork) — Eight people were taken to the hospital due to fumes at a Moonachie printing company on Friday.

As 1010 WINS reported, the building was closed for the rest of the day will likely remain shut on Saturday. 242 more words

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Con Ed Cables Catch Fire, Send Flames Up From Sidewalk In Astoria, Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Underground Con Edison cables caught fire in Astoria, Queens Thursday afternoon, prompting the evacuation of three homes.

As 1010 WINS’ Carol D’Auria reported, 36th Street in Astoria has attached houses on either side. 245 more words

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NYC Council Bills Take Aim At Police Chokeholds, Stop-And-Frisk

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A pair of bills introduced in the City Council on Thursday target the way police patrol New York City’s streets.

One proposal would make the use of chokeholds by officers illegal while another would require cops to identify themselves to the people they stop and inform them of their right to refuse a search if there’s no probable cause. 935 more words

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FBI, NYPD Hunt 2 Suspects In Brazen Fifth Avenue Cartier Jewelry Heist

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The FBI and NYPD are asking for your help finding two men wanted in connection with a brazen, broad-daylight robbery at the Cartier store… 265 more words

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