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Romania expanding use of bitcoin

In a well-lit office with red window frames in downtown Bucharest, Romania's first bitcoin ATM attracts many who until it opened in May had to buy or sell the digital…

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Astoria minivan crash kills 1, injures 6: NYPD

Anthony Boyd, 45, died soon after what investigators believe was some sort of medical emergency as he drove his family through Astoria on Sunday afternoon.

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Man dies trapped in elevator shaft at Bronx housing project, police say

A man in his twenties died after being trapped in an elevator shaft of a Bronx building early Monday, police said.

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NYC pension funds valued at $160b: Scott Stringer

The five NYC pension funds that thousands of city employees contribute to saw its fifth year in a row of increased returns, up $23 billion from last year.

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A real-life superhero teaches children heroism, respect and martial arts

While 30-year-old Staten Island resident Chris Pollak may not have the money, he does have the training, dedication and the costume.

International

Sierra Leone Ebola patient, recovered from family, dies in ambulance

An Ebola patient whose family sparked a nationwide hunt when they forcefully removed her from a treatment center and took her to a traditional healer has died.

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