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What New Yorkers need to know about the measles outbreak

A measles outbreak in New York City has spread further, the health department said Wednesday.

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Bloomberg launches $50 million anti-gun violence effort

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to spend $50 million on a grassroots anti-gun violence network to challenge the National Rifle Association.

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East Village woman fights off rape attempt from suspect she woke to find standing on her bed: NYPD

An East Village woman fought off an attempted rapist that she woke to find standing on her bed over the weekend, police said.

International

Four dead, nearly 300 missing after South Korean ferry capsizes

Four people were dead and almost 300 missing after a ferry capsized off South Korea Wednesday in what could be the country's biggest maritime disaster in over 20 years.

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Police look for man suspected of threatening Muslim teen girl

Police seek man suspected of calling a teen Muslim girl a "terrorist" and spitting on her multiple times while on a Queens bus.

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Miley Cyrus hospitalized, cancels Kansas concert, condition unknown, antibiotics allergy suspected

Singer Miley Cyrus was hospitalized on Tuesday night after suffering what is believed to be ‘a severe allergic reaction’ to […]

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