Jane Jacobs, a writer and activist known for her work in urban planning, is being celebrated with a Google Doodle on what would’ve been her 100th birthday.


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The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office has filed its appeal of a ruling that threw out two convictions against former Goldman Sachs programmer Sergey Aleynikov — of Flash Boys fame.

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New York voters are reporting party affiliations dropped, similar to Arizona election fraud questions. Here’s how to check.

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Marsha Gay Reynolds, a former beauty pageant contestant and track star turned flight attendant, faces drug charges. See photos of her here.

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A 32-year-old Jet Blue flight attendant was arrested after police said she ran from a security checkpoint, leaving behind 70 pounds of cocaine.

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Xavier Eaglin, a 19-year-old Cornell University basketball player, has been arrested on rape charges, the university’s police department says.

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Trump University has become a campaign issue for Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump. Here’s what you need to know.

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Declan Garrity, a 24-year-old financial analyst at Barclays in Manhattan originally from Northern Ireland, is accused of torturing his roommate’s cat, Lucy.

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Ryan Lawrence, 24, is accused of killing his 21-month-old daughter, Maddox Lawrence, in Syracuse, New York, police say.

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Clifford Durand posted a Twitter photo saying he would “smash” the laptop of fellow St. John’s University student Brianna Algazali over a Donald Trump sticker.

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A Brooklyn man is being hunted by the NYPD after four people were found stabbed inside of a Ramada Inn in Staten Island.

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A massive crane collapsed in Lower Manhattan this morning. These are the videos you need to see from people in the area.

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A massive crane collapsed in lower Manhattan, killing one and trapping some in nearby cars. These are photos from people on the scene.

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June Hercules Wiggins was issued a summons by police after a video showing her two dogs left outside her Brooklyn home during the blizzard Saturday went viral.

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What are the road conditions in New York? Which roads are plowed and salted? Here are snow plow trackers for New York City.

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued a travel ban for New York City, Long Island and the Lower Hudson Valley during the blizzard of 2016.

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