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Brooklyn A Hit As A Baby Name, Except In NY State

Maybe it’s the ultimate sign that New York City’s up-and-coming borough has finally arrived. Brooklyn is now one of the nation’s most popular baby names.

06/18/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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Mom Says Her 3-Year-Old Was Forced To Pee In Seat On Plane

A Massachusetts woman says she was nearly kicked off a JetBlue flight after her 3-year-old was forced to urinate in her seat.

06/16/2014

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Chris Christie Shows Off His Dance Moves On Late Night TV

Gov. Chris Christie appears confident in his presidential prospects despite the ongoing bridge scandal that has tarnished his national reputation.

06/13/2014

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Sources: West Philadelphia Man In Custody After Fake Threat By Lincoln Tunnel

Police say they have a suspect in custody following a false threat that snarled rush-hour traffic around the Lincoln Tunnel.

06/11/2014

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Best Destinations For The Wine Lover’s Vacation

While Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.

06/10/2014

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America’s Best High-End Restaurants

New York City has many of the country’s best restaurants but other foodie towns give the city some competition. For instance, Chicago’s Alinea and the Napa Valley’s Restaurant at Meadowood also deserve merit.

06/03/2014

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Phillies Open Long Series With The Mets

This series is five games long because the make-up game for an earlier rain-out was tacked on

05/29/2014

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Officials Launch Campaign To Bring Tourists To Bucks County

Tourism officials are hoping to attract visitors from the North Jersey-New York area to Bucks County this summer season

05/25/2014

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Philadelphia Ends Local Cooperation With ICE Detainers

Mayor Michael Nutter signed an executive order today that changes Philadelphia’s policy on immigration and customs enforcement detainers, known as ICE holds. Immigration advocates are calling the new policy is one of the most progressive in the country.

04/16/2014

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CBS Names Stephen Colbert As Next ‘Late Show’ Host

The new face of late night is … Stephen Colbert.

04/10/2014

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Getaway Guide: Big Apple Neighborhood Acronyms

New York City has gone acronym berserk and hot neighborhoods have suddenly expanded as everyone on the periphery wants a piece of the action.

03/26/2014

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Will Call App

If you’re a visitor to – or resident of – San Francisco or New York, the WillCall app looks for live shows and lets you buy tickets with just a few taps on the screen.

03/26/2014

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Deadly Explosion, Fire Levels Two Buildings In Harlem

A building in New York City’s Harlem reportedly exploded and partially collapsed on Wednesday morning.

03/12/2014

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World’s 100 ‘Selfiest Cities’ Ranked

To calculate the rankings, TIME says it built a database of more than 40,000 Instagram photos that included the hashtag #selfie and included geographic coordinates.

03/11/2014

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