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‘Five Star’: A coming-of-age story about Brooklyn’s gang culture at the Tribeca Film Festival

'Five Star' tells a coming-of-age story about Brooklyn's gang culture at the Tribeca Film Festival.

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New statue of Penn State’s Paterno set for 2015 unveiling: alumni

The new sculpture of the late Penn State coach Joe Paterno would be placed on private land in downtown State College, Penn., near a bar frequented by alumni.

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Judge strikes down NY limits on donations to ‘super PACs’

A federal judge on Thursday reluctantly struck down New York’s limits on donations to independent political action committees as unconstitutional, […]

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NYPD detective shoots partner: DA

A New York City Police detective was arrested early Thursday and charged with driving under the influence while on the clock.

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City Council committee moves Williamsburg’s Domino refinery deal forward

The deal to turn the old Domino Sugar refinery along the Williamsburg waterfront into a new housing complex is one Council vote away from approval.

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On newly released tape, ‘Squeaky’ Fromme says was outside ‘the system’

Manson Family member Squeaky Fromme told a mental health examiner in newly released interview the "X" she carved in her forehead was meant to separate her from "the system."

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