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Mayor de Blasio takes quiet oath of office for second term

Ahead of Monday’s inauguration, Mayor de Blasio was officially sworn in for his second term Sunday at a ceremony at Gracie Mansion. City Clerk Michael McSweeney administered the oath, which Hizzoner took before heading off to Times Square to lead ...

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Cop stays quiet after ignoring call about battered Brooklyn mom

One of the NYPD officers suspected of blowing off a 911 call about an assault of a Brooklyn woman, an hour before she was found dead refused to comment Saturday. “My friend, he said he’s not going to talk to ...

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New city law reduces construction noise during quiet time

Construction done at odd hours will have to turn down the volume under a bill passed by the City Council on Tuesday. The legislation sponsored by Councilman Ben Kallos places stricter limits on construction within 200 feet of a home ...

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Net Neutrality Protests Move Online, Yet Big Tech Is Quiet

Microsoft believes in preserving the open internet & opposes weakening net neutrality protections. Our previous FCC comments are available here: https://t.co/HG62vc3ore #NetNeutrality Netflix supports strong #NetNeutrality. We oppose the FCC’s proposal to roll back these core protections. Use your platform. ...

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Mikhail Prokhorov paid Russian athlete to keep quiet about doping

Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov has found himself caught in the middle of an embarrassing sports scandal — and, for once, it has nothing to do with his team’s play on the court. Prokhorov allegedly paid a Russian Olympic athlete millions ...

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Lurid Lawsuit’s Quiet End Leaves Silicon Valley Start-Up Barely Dented

Tech’s Fresh Start Upload was founded in 2014 as entrepreneurs — many of them women — flocked to virtual reality. There was a feeling of vast potential in the young industry, a sense of being able to make a mark ...

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Tech Tip: Scheduling Your Smartphone for a Little Peace and Quiet

Q. I signed up for alerts from a bunch of news sites on my iPhone to keep up with the headlines, but now they’re waking me up at night with their sounds and turning on the phone screen. Is there ...

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Why Prince’s ex kept quiet about son's death during Oprah segment

Prince urged his ex-wife to remain silent about their infant son’s death in an interview shortly after the baby’s passing, she recalls in a new memoir. Mayte Garcia remembers still being devastated by the loss of their child Amiir, who ...

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Yahoo Board Is Quiet on Any Shake-Up Plans

Photo Marissa Mayer, chief executive of Yahoo. She would receive a severance package of $ 158 million if Yahoo were sold and her job terminated. Credit Elijah Nouvelage/Reuters SAN FRANCISCO — With a crucial deadline looming next week, Yahoo shareholders ...

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Christie booted from Amtrak quiet car for being too loud

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Sunday, October 25, 2015, 5:00 PM CBS Chris Christie came aboard the train “last minute” and was yelling at two Secret Service agents about a possible seat mix-up, before he was asked by the conductor ...

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