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East Harlem couple can’t retire after crooks robbed them of $10G

An East Harlem couple’s dream of retiring to North Carolina was indefinitely deferred after gun-wielding crooks burst into their home and walked out with $ 10,000. John Pickney, 74, said the cash was for a final payment on land and ...

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2-month-old baby stops breathing, dies in East Side apartment

An infant girl died in her Manhattan home Thursday, police said. Police rushed to 2-month-old Isabel Xie’s eighth-floor apartment on E. 54th St, and Second Ave. after getting a 911 call just before 2:15 p.m., cops said. The baby was ...

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St. John’s still winless in Big East play after loss to Villanova

The St. John’s basketball team put on a Saturday night production of its newest show, “Winless,” in front of a packed house at the Garden, and it does not appear that it will be a limited engagement. The Red Storm ...

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Off-duty cop arrested for driving drunk in East Harlem

An off-duty NYPD cop was caught drunk driving Friday — a month after he was stripped of his badge for a Brooklyn car crash, police said. Terence Williams, 30, was arrested at 2:30 p.m. after officers spotted him driving erratically ...

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'Bomb cyclone' wreaks havoc across the East Coast

‘Bomb cyclone’ wreaks havoc across the East Coast Winter ‘bomb cyclone’ unleashed its fury as it made landfall across the East Coast, lashing Florida, Maine and everywhere in between with ice, snow and record cold temperatures starting on Jan. 4, ...

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Chinese immigrant, 43, reported missing from Lower East Side

A newly-arrived Chinese immigrant disappeared from his Lower East Side apartment nearly two weeks ago and hasn’t returned, cops said Wednesday. Police are asking help finding Quanwei Li, 43, who’s doesn’t know the city streets and speaks only Chinese, said ...

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North Brother Island remains a hidden nature site on East River

Getting to North Brother Island has all the trappings of secretive exclusivity. You’ve got to get invited, sign a waiver, meet in an out-of-the-way spot in Hunts Point and charter a boat just to get to the 20 acres of ...

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East Iceland offers dream-like escape in sparsely populated area

When we dream, people we know from our waking life often turn up in unusual places, doing things we never expected. Real life is a lot like that in the tiny town of Neskaupstadur, nestled in the easternmost part of ...

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With AL East title still in play, Yankees turn to CC Sabathia

With a chance to still win the AL East, the Yankees have opted to start CC Sabathia on Saturday against the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. Jaime Garcia had been slated to go, assuming the Bombers were eliminated from AL ...

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Confident Michael Beasley: Knicks can be No. 5 or No. 6 in East

Michael Beasley’s history suggests this is just another stop in a journeyman’s career. They’ll be impressive scoring outbursts with the Knicks, but ultimately too much inconsistency to warrant a long-term commitment. Just don’t tell that to Beasley. Nearly a decade ...

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