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Police in NY, NJ Warn of Smash-Grab 'Felony Lane Gang'

Police in NY, NJ Warn of Smash-Grab 'Felony Lane Gang'

Police departments in New York and New Jersey said that a nationwide smash-and-grab gang might have moved into the region to pilfer from cars and steal women’s purses.

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 01:39 AM EDT

Suspicious Powder at Trump Tower Non-Hazardous: Police

Suspicious Powder at Trump Tower Non-Hazardous: Police

An envelope mailed to Donald Trump's campaign office inside Trump Tower contained a suspicious powder, prompting an emergency response as authorities worked to determine whether it was hazardous, police say.

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 11:23 PM EDT

Self-Taught Teen Pianist With 4 Fingers Performs at Carnegie Hall

Self-Taught Teen Pianist With 4 Fingers Performs at Carnegie Hall

A teenager with just four fingers gained so much attention online for his talent on the piano that he was invited by a renowned international pianist to play at Carnegie Hall.

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NYC Exhibition: 4 Whaling Paintings by J.M.W. Turner

NYC Exhibition: 4 Whaling Paintings by J.M.W. Turner

Four whaling paintings by the British artist J.M.W. Turner will be united for the first time in an upcoming exhibition in New York City.

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Lawsuit Claims Discrimination 'Rife' at The New York Times

Lawsuit Claims Discrimination 'Rife' at The New York Times

Two women who work in the advertising department at The New York Times have filed a federal discrimination lawsuit against the newspaper, its chief executive and chief revenue officer.

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Les Waas, Creator of the Mister Softee Jingle, Dies at 94

Les Waas, Creator of the Mister Softee Jingle, Dies at 94

Les Waas, the advertising legend behind the Mister Softee jingle heard in hundreds of ice cream trucks for more than half a century, has died. He was 94.

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