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New Harlem Globetrotter: We'd beat the Knicks

Brand new Harlem Globetrotter Jahmani “Hot Rod” Swanson isn’t short on confidence. The diminutive Harlem native says his team would beat the Knicks. “We’re a super hero team,” said the 4-foot-5 hoopster, whose addition to the team was announced on ...

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Harlem rapper meets his 81-year-old Words with Friends opponent

Spencer Sleyon, a 22-year-old Harlem-based rapper and Rosalind Guttman, an 81-year-old grandmother living in Florida, became the best of random pals through Words with Friends and finally meet in real life this past week. Sleyon, who raps under the name ...

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This Harlem nabe boasts Senegalese home cooking, more tasty eats

The B train’s first stop in Harlem is W. 116th St./8th Ave., an area known as Little Senegal for its West African community. Thanks to many new eateries flocking to the area, there are diverse dining options within two blocks. ...

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Evidence in Harlem man's shooting by cops surfaces after 4 years

Key evidence in the controversial death of an emotionally disturbed man at the hands of police has surfaced after some four years of litigation, the Daily News has learned. The city had long claimed that clothing worn by Mohamed Bah ...

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Harlem church turns into chic shop at fifth annual clothing drive

A tres chic clothing drive was held Saturday at a Harlem church — offering high end duds for those in need. First Corinthian Baptist Church, for the fifth year running, transformed its halls into a high-end boutique featuring different “departments.” ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Four city officials suspended over Harlem boy’s death

Mayor de Blasio’s Administration for Children’s Services on Wednesday removed from their positions an assistant commissioner, a borough commissioner and two top officials in the agency’s general counsel’s office, sources said. (Todd Maisel/New York Daily News) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS ...

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Woman claims Harlem Popeyes served rat head in chicken

A woman said that her relatives were served a rat head in their fried chicken at a Harlem Popeyes. (Google) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Monday, September 19, 2016, 4:59 PM A woman claims that her daughter was served fried ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Man slices taxi driver’s face in Harlem

BY Rocco Parascandola, Thomas Tracy NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 8:53 AM Google Earth A knife-wielding maniac sliced a taxi driver from ear to chin during an apparently unprovoked assault in Harlem early Tuesday, officials said. ...

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At 90, the Harlem Globetrotters still make dreams come true

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, December 24, 2015, 12:10 PM Contrary to popular belief, there is a wildly successful team that plays basketball regularly in Madison Square Garden. The New York Knicks haven’t brought home an NBA title in more ...

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NYPD officer shot by gunman in East Harlem: sources

BY Rocco Parascandola, Joseph Stepansky NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 9:39 PM Jeff Bachner/for New York Daily News An NYPD cop was shot by a gunman in East Harlem on Tuesday night, police sources said. The officer ...

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