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NYC Officials Need To Prioritize Buses If They Want To Increase Ridership, Advocate Says

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — If New York City officials want more people to ride buses, then the bus system has to be a top priority, advocates said. 114 more words

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Hundreds Of Men Sleeping On Streets Of Queens For Shot At Plumbers Union Apprenticeship Program

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Hundreds of young men are sleeping on the streets of Queens Sunday night for a shot at a job.

CBS2’s Ali Bauman reported they are waiting for an application to the Plumbers Union Apprenticeship Program. 150 more words

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Turkish Military Faction Launches Coup Attempt, Dozens Of Deaths Reported

ANKARA, Turkey (CBSNewYork/CBS News/AP) — Bullets rained down from helicopters, crowds came face-to-face with tanks and soldiers with weapons, and TV stations were taken over as military forces tried to oust the Turkish government in an overnight coup. 1,495 more words

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Police: 2 Children, 15 Dogs Removed From 'Unsanitary' Long Island Home

NORTH MERRICK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A woman has been arrested after police said her two children and more than a dozen dogs were found in “unsanitary living conditions” inside a Long Island home. 545 more words

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More Graves Discovered In African-American Burial Ground On Staten Island

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Specialists using ground-penetrating radar on Staten Island have detected hundreds of previously undiscovered gravesites in an African-American burial ground that dates to the 1830s. 369 more words

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Police: 7 People Shot During Fourth Of July Barbecue In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Seven people were shot during a Fourth of July barbecue in Brooklyn in one of more than one dozen shootings across the city on Monday night. 216 more words

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More Than 1 Million Doses Of Heroin Found In Bronx Home, 9 Arrested

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Nine people were arrested after authorities discovered 140 pounds of packaged heroin stashed at a private home in the Bronx.

According to officials, police were prompted to search the home on Harrison Avenue in the University Heights section of the Bronx on Thursday after arresting two men carrying what turned out to be $50,000 in large, black bags. 133 more words

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