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Thousands skip NY tests, raising questions about evaluations

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Some New York school districts are reporting that 60 to 70 percent of students did not take this week's mandated English test. more »»

Prosecutors: Office worker posed as dentist, pulled teeth

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York dental office manager has been arrested on charges she posed as an actual dentist and even pulled patients' teeth. more »»

NYC Council passes ban on job applicant credit checks

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Council has passed legislation that bans most employers from performing credit checks on job seekers. more »»

NY Senate leader vows to cooperate with prosecutors

April 16, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The leader of New York's state Senate says he will cooperate with authorities following a report that prosecutors are investigating him and his son. more »»

NY board split on campaign rule; 'LLC loophole' intact

April 16, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's Board of Elections has split along party lines on closing the so-called "LLC loophole" in campaign finance rules, leaving it intact. more »»

Cops: Office worker posed as dentist, pulled patients' teeth

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York office worker has been arrested on charges she posed as a dentist since at least December 2012 and even pulled patients' teeth. more »»

NYC Mayor visits Iowa to talk about income inequality

April 16, 2015

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling income disparity a "profound challenge facing our country. more »»

Police: NY woman, not a dentist, arrested for pulling teeth

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say they've arrested a New York woman who posed as a dentist since at least December 2012 and pulled patients' teeth. more »»

Hillary Clinton to visit New Hampshire next week

April 16, 2015

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton will make her first trip as a presidential candidate to the early voting state of New Hampshire next week. more »»

Harsh Northeast winter no hindrance to hungry ticks

April 16, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Northeast may have just escaped one of the coldest and snowiest winters to date, but that still will not reduce the risk of Lyme disease or other tick-borne illnesses. more »»

Goldman Sachs' earnings soar on trading, deal fees

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Goldman Sachs posted a big jump in first-quarter net income Thursday as its investment banking unit logged its best quarter since the financial crisis. more »»

Shares of high-speed trading company Virtu rise in debut

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of high-speed trading company Virtu Financial Inc. have risen 17 percent in their stock market debut Thursday. more »»

Drug strategy agency mixing health, safety proposed in NYC

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City lawmaker wants to create a drug policy agency that would focus as much on health as on policin. more »»

A new baby pulled NY couple into Ohio gay marriage lawsuit

April 16, 2015

CINCINNATI (AP) — Married and living in New York City, Joseph Vitale and Robert Talmas joined the legal battle over Ohio's same-sex marriage law because that's where their adopted son was born. more »»

NYC museum director to retire end of year

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The longtime director of the Museum of the City of New York has announced her retirement.

Susan Henshaw Jones, who came on board in 2003, will depart in December. more »»

NYC pol proposes drug strategy agency mixing health, safety

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City lawmaker wants to create a drug-policy agency that would focus as much on health as on policing. more »»

Stock of online marketplace Etsy surges in trading debut

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of online crafts marketplace Etsy are surging in its debut as publicly traded company.

That shows there is demand on Wall Street for Etsy stock. more »»

Party City shares jump 20 percent in stock market debut

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Party City jumped over 20 percent in their stock market debut Thursda. more »»

Morgan museum in New York appoints new director

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The Morgan Library & Museum has appointed the current head of a San Francisco museum as its new director. more »»

Brooklyn Borough Hall to join Breastfeeding Empowerment Zone

April 16, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn's Brooklyn Borough Hall is joining the citywide Breastfeeding Empowerment Zone movemen. more »»

 
 

 

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