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AN ACCIDENT WAITING TO HAPPEN ...

@ Fort Lauderdale International Airport No using the rest room? (There will be plenty of "accidents," for sure.)
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UNITED'S PORTOBELLO MUSHROOM RAVIOLI

Despite the sauce, the pasta was dry. No nuking pasta. It doesn't work.
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CHANGING COMMERCIAL RENT TAX

Mayor de Blasio, Speaker Mark-Viverito, Council Member Garodnick Announce Changes to Commercial Rent Tax to Provide Relief for Small Businesses Changes include adding an income threshold to ensure ...
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SISKIND SETTLES SUIT

Siskind Group to Pay $50,000 To Settle EEOC Pregnancy Discrimination Suit New York City-Based Apparel Company Fired Employee Rather Than Allow Her to Return to Work After Childbirth, Federal Agency ...
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MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR HUNTERS?

Department of Environmental Protection Announces 1,038 Additional Watershed Acres Open for Recreation With New York’s regular hunting season ongoing through Dec. 10, new or expanded access in ...
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THANKSGIVING SPENDING MATCHED 2016

Thanksgiving Week Consumer Spending on Par With 2016 by Lydia Saad Story Highlights Americans spent average of $115 daily this year, similar to $106 in 2016 Spending on Black Friday weekend levels off ...
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BIOLOGICAL DIFFERNCES IN LUNG CANCERS

Lung cancers in some African-Americans and European-Americans may have biological differences AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH Bottom Line: Differences in the genes expressed in non-small cell ...
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PUT DOWN THE SMARTPHONE!

Smartphone addiction creates imbalance in brain RADIOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF NORTH AMERICA CHICAGO - Researchers have found an imbalance in the brain chemistry of young people addicted to smartphones and ...
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DON'T RELISH THESE LOUSY LOINS

Relish Foods, Inc. Recalls Frozen Tuna Loins Because of Possible Health Risk On October 13, 2017, Relish Foods, Inc. of Culver City, Calif., voluntarily initiated the recall of frozen Newport brand 5 ...
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USE YOUR NAIL CARE PRODUCTS, SAFELY

How to Safely Use Nail Care Products Manicures and pedicures can be pretty. The cosmetic products used, such as nail polishes and nail polish removers, also must be safe—and are regulated by the ...
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HELPING THE FIRST-TIMERS

Deciding to run for office for the first time ever can be scary — I should know! I ran for office for the first time when I was 24, and it was a huge leap of faith: There's a LOT to learn, ...
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CONTRACTOR STOLE CONSUMERS' DEPOSITS?

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Judgment Against Buffalo Area Home Improvement Contractor Following AG Lawsuit John Kniery, Owner Of Tree Service By John, Bilked New Yorkers Out Of $10,000 Court Orders ...
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COP FORCED SEX ACT

Former Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Exploiting his Authority by Sexually Assaulting an Individual Jerry Lynn Gragg, 40, a former police officer with the Savanna Police Department in Pittsburg ...
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STATE FAIR WINS NINE AWARDS

Governor Cuomo Announces the Great New York State Fair Earns Nine Awards in International Competition Brings Home Honors in Marketing, Sponsorship and Photography in Agriculture Categories Rises in ...
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FINISH SHARK FINNING

Lucas, Shark finning is a wasteful and inhumane practice in which a shark’s fins are cut off and the body is discarded at sea. Unable to swim, the sharks either drown or are eaten by predators. ...
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MENTAL HEALTH REFORM LEADER

New York City Recognized as Innovative Global Leader on Mental Health Reform International CIty and urban Regional CoLlaborativE (I-CIRCLE) calls on cities around the world to advance the mental ...
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$399?

Print or eBook: $399 Now that's a heft price!
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POP THIS!

Mosaics at 69th Street / Second Avenue Station
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LEAVE IT TO MIMI

Mariah Carey offered fans an incredible performance during her "All I Want for Christmas" show @ the Beacon Theatre.
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SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCERS ZONKED FOR DISHONESTY

FTC Approves Final Consent Order against Owners of CSGO Lotto Website Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final consent order settling its first-ever case ...
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PAID CHINESE EMPLOYEES LESS

Winner Ford to Pay $150,000 To Settle EEOC National Origin Discrimination Suit Cherry Hill Car Dealership Paid Its Chinese Technicians Less than Non-Chinese Technicians, Federal Agency Charged ...
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SEABURY PARK'S GREEN

Department of Environmental Protection Joins NYC Parks to Reopen “Green” Seabury Park After $777k Renovation First Bronx Community Parks Initiative Site to Open—One of 18 Planned in ...
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LIKE THEIR OWN HEALTHCARE

U.S. Healthcare Quality Ratings Among Lowest Since '12 by Megan Brenan Story Highlights 77% rate the quality of their own healthcare as "excellent" or "good" Ratings of ...
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ZUMBA IMPROVES EMOTIONAL HEALTH

Dancing Zumba for five weeks improves the emotional health of inactive university workers UNIVERSITY OF GRANADA Scientists from the University of Granada (UGR) have proven that a five-week exercise ...
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RESEARCHERS DISCOVER 'BREAK' IN HIV'S ABILITY TO INFECT

Discovery puts the brakes on HIV's ability to infect Researchers find mechanism that prevents an essential shell from forming on virus that causes AIDS UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE Viewed with a ...
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BAD BROCOLLI

Updated - Triple B Corporation Recalls Salad Kits and Stir Fry Mixes Due to Possible Contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes This is the updated press release to include distribution in Idaho and ...
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X-RAY IMAGING FOR PEDIATRICS

Pediatric X-ray Imaging X-ray Imaging for Pediatrics Medical X-ray imaging has led to improvements in the diagnosis and treatment of numerous medical conditions in pediatric patients. The Federal ...
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FILED OVER 250 FALSE VISA APPLICATIONS

Immigration Attorney Pleads Guilty to Fraud Scheme and Identity Theft in Relation to Visa Applications An Indianapolis, Indiana immigration attorney pleaded guilty for defrauding the U.S. Citizenship ...
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FRAUDULENTLY PROCURED A $15 MILLION LOAN

Former Bank Executive Charged for Role in $15 Million Bank Loan Scheme A former Kansas bank executive was charged in an indictment filed for his participation in a bank fraud scheme to obtain a $15 ...
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ABELOVE WASN'T ABOVE THE LAW

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Indictment Charging Rensselaer County DA Joel Abelove With Official Misconduct And Perjury New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced a grand jury indictment ...
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HEALTHIER HARBOR?

New York Harbor: Healthier Than It's Been in More Than a Century City has developed nation's most ambitious green infrastructure program and wastewater upgrades; nearly 4,000 curbside rain ...
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PROSTITUTED A 15-YEAR-OLD GIRL

Virginia Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Sex Trafficking 15-Year-Old Girl A Triangle, Virginia man was sentenced to 180 months in federal prison for multiple sex trafficking offenses. Acting ...
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1,000 WATER FILTRATION SYSTEMS FOR PUERTO RICO

Governor Cuomo Announces 1,000 Community Water Filtration Systems for Puerto Rico Each System Can Filter 12 Liters per Hour, Enough for 75-100 People Per Day $1 Million Empire State Clean Water Fund ...
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FORGET THE TARTS ....

The seven layer cookies were calling my name!
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NAKED AHI POKE NACHOS

Ahi tuna, crisp wantons, togarashi sauce, ponzu glaze, shaved jalapeños, and sesame seeds $14.99 (A bit too naked?) @ Margaritaville
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WORKSHOP ON INFORMATIONAL INJURY

FTC Releases Agenda for Workshop on Informational Injury The Federal Trade Commission released the final agenda for its December 12, 2017 workshop examining questions about the injuries consumers ...
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FALSELY CLAIMED PARTICIPATION IN PRIVACY SHIELD

FTC Gives Final Approval to Settlements with Companies that Falsely Claimed Participation in Privacy Shield The Federal Trade Commission gave final approval to settlements with three companies that ...
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IDENTIFY LATINO?

Latino Leaders on Latino Racial-Ethnic Identification By Angelo Falcón The NiLP Report (December 3, 2017) Are Latinos a racial and ethnic group, or something else? This issue of the racial ...
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SUPPORT A GOVERNMENT-RUN HEALTH SYSTEM

In U.S., Support for Government-Run Health System Edges Up by Frank Newport Story Highlights 47% support a government-run system, the highest in Gallup's seven-year trend Support for private ...
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QUICKLY IDENTIFYING DNA

New software can verify someone's identity by their DNA in minutes Designed for cheap DNA sequencers, technology could improve research quality-controls COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING ...
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HARMFUL PESTICIDE LEVELS IN PAKISTAN

Residents of major Pakistan city are exposed to harmful pesticides Residents and workers in a major Pakistan city are exposed to harmful levels of pesticides, new research reveals. LANCASTER ...
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EVALUATING NICOTINE REPLACEMENT THERAPIES

Public Meeting on FDA Approach to Evaluating Nicotine Replacement Therapies The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the Agency) will hold a public hearing on FDA’s approach to evaluating the ...
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CLINIC FOR PROPERTY OWNERS

HPD’s Property Owner Clinics are an opportunity to learn about how the City’s low- or no-cost financing and tax benefits can help you upgrade or replace major building systems and lower ...
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COMMENTING ON 21ST CENTURY CURES (ACT)

Remarks from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., as prepared for oral testimony before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Hearing, “Implementing the 21st Century Cures Act: An Update ...
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STUPIDLY STOLE SECRET STUFF

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Willful Retention of National Defense Information Nghia Hoang Pho, 67, of Ellicott City, Maryland, recently pleaded guilty to willful retention of national defense ...
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WATCH THEM CYBER BOTS!

SCHUMER REVEALS: AMIDST HOLIDAY SHOPPING HUSTLE, CYBER BOTS ARE EXPANDING REACH & UNFAIRLY SCOOPING UP THE HOTTEST HOLIDAY TOYS BEFORE PARENTS CAN EVEN CLICK ‘BUY’; HARD-TO-FIND TOYS ...
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FLORIDA TAX PREPPERS MADE STUFF UP

Justice Department Seeks to Shut Down Florida Tax Return Preparers Government Alleges Siblings Who Each Prepare Tax Returns and their Businesses are Making False Claims The United States filed two ...
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ILLEGALLY COORDINATED CAMPAIGNS

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Grand Jury Indictment Of Steve Pigeon, Kristy Mazurek, And David Pfaff Western New York Political Operatives Charged With Knowingly and Willfully Engaging In Illegal ...
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