New York City Mayor De Blasio lightened the mood surrounding Winter Storm Juno by doing a dramatic reading of a satirical Onion article about the blizzard.


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The Northeast is bracing for another record-setting blizzard with Winter Storm Juno. So what have you got planned for your Snowmageddon 2015? Drinking games!

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Bantam Bagels enter the Shark Tank on January 9. Heavy interviewed co founder Elyse Oleksak about her mini bagel balls stuffed with cream cheese.

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Trying to tune into the Times Square Ball Drop in New York City to celebrate your New Year’s? Here are the channels showing it and a link to an online livestream.

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Here is the disturbing video filmed seconds after Ismaaiyl Brinsley shot New York City police officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos dead in Brooklyn yesterday.

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These startups at The Next Web Conference are solving unique problems for businesses and consumers.

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Calvin Peters entered the Brooklyn headquarters of the Lubavitcher movement where he stabbed an Israeli student. Cops shot him when he attacked again.

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Will & Kate have kicked off their three-day royal visit to New York City, the first trip to the city for both of the royals.

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Steven Brundage is a magician who got pulled over by police after a holiday party gig. To get out of a ticket, he did a magic trick with a Rubik’s Cube.

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On December 3, the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is lit in New York CIty. It will air on NBC from 8-9, with the tree lit up at the end of the broadcast.

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If you’re in New York City during the Christmas season, be sure to see these annual traditions, from the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to the Rockettes at Radio City.

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Peter Liang is the cop who shot an unarmed man in a Brooklyn housing project in an apparent case of accidental discharge of his weapon.

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Brian McClellen died after being electrocuted while surfing a Metro North train from Connecticut to New York City. Here are the photos to remember a young actor cut down in the prime of his life.

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Brian McClellen, a daredevil actor who was about to shoot a TV show with Hilary Duff, has died after being electrocuted by a 12,000-volt power line while surfing a train.

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Marcel Hamer is the latest African-American teenager in a police violence controversy. After an NYPD officer mistakes Hamer for smoking marijuana, he attacks.

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Sanford Rubenstein is the high-profile attorney and associate of Al Sharpton has been accused of raping one of Sharpton’s employees.

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