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Critics: Yeshivas Are Providing Substandard Education, City Is Taking No Action

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Accusations are mounting that thousands of kids at New York City yeshivas are not learning the basics, and that Mayor Bill de Blasio is turning a blind eye to the problem. 680 more words

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Petition Calls For Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge To Revert To Tappan Zee Name

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Tens of thousands of people have signed a petition demanding the name of the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge be dropped from the new Hudson River bridge that used to be known as the… 441 more words

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Source To CBS2: Probe Underway Into Travel By City Education Officials

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — What are city officials doing about information that those in charge of a cafeteria program tied to bad school lunches have accepted trips… 453 more words

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CBS2 Exclusive: Amid Contaminated School Food Complaints, Documents Show DOE Execs Took Trips Paid For By Food Makers

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — More than a million New York City students depend on school lunches every day, but not every meal served is appetizing. 687 more words

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Questions Swirl About Future Political Aspirations For Cuomo, De Blasio

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A day after voters went to the polls in New York City, questions were flying fast and furious about the future political aspiration about men named Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio. 468 more words

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De Blasio Wins Second Term As New York City Mayor

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) —¬†Mayor Bill de Blasio was projected as the winner Tuesday night for a second term as the chief executive of New York City. 1,195 more words

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Parents, Children Not Pleased After Parks Department Removes Toys From Brooklyn Playground

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There was pushback from parents Thursday evening after the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation banned toys from a Brooklyn playground. 393 more words

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