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Metropolitan Opera Agrees To Postpone Potential Lockout

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Metropolitan Opera and unionized employees have agreed to postpone a lockout for 72 hours, as a federal mediator headed to the city to resolve a labor faceoff… 625 more words

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Commissioner Bratton Meets With NAACP Over Death Of Eric Garner In Police Custody

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — National and local NAACP leaders sat down with NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton Wednesday following the death of Eric Garner while in police custody earlier this month. 466 more words

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NJ Health Officials: 20 Residents Test Positive For Chikungunya Virus; West Nile Found In Mosquitoes

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New Jersey health officials on Tuesday were urging residents to protect themselves from mosquito-borne illnesses this summer.

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Girl Power: Kayla Roncin Key In Toms River's Little League State Championship

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The fact that Toms River won the New Jersey Little League baseball championship is not that unusual. What it is uncommon is that one of its top players is a girl. 438 more words

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Jersey City Couple Killed After Tornado Hits Virginia Campground

CAPE CHARLES, Va. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two New Jersey residents were killed and more than three dozen others were injured Thursday morning after an estimated EF-1 tornado struck at a campground in Virginia. 878 more words

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Port Authority To Plan For New Bus Terminal

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A new main bus terminal is being discussed by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

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De Blasio Promises Full Investigation Into Death Of S.I. Man While In Police Custody

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio and police Commissioner Bill Bratton are promising a full and thorough investigation into the death of a Staten Island man while in police custody. 981 more words

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