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'China ate your lunch, Joe': Trump, Biden end insult-filled debate filled with interruption

Both candidates leveled an unending string of personal attacks on each other's character and judgment.

'Shut up, man': Some of the most memorable debate put downs and quips over the years

Candidates often spend days on debate preparations trying to rehearse talking points, only to have a one-off zinger become the highlight of the night.

MLB playoffs Day 1 as it happened: Astros hand Twins their 17th consecutive postseason loss

Major League Baseball's expanded postseason got underway Tuesday with four AL contests including Game 1 of the Yankees-Indians series.

'Will you shut up, man?': Testy exchanges on health care, Supreme Court among debate top moments

They bickered on who should appoint the next Supreme Court justice, their stances on health care and even brought each other's families into the fray.

Trump sidesteps call to condemn white supremacists, points to extremism on the left

Debate moderator Chris Wallace asked if Trump would urge groups to stand down and avoid contributing to the violence.

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RIOC’s Latest Scandal Spreads With Reports of Animal Abuse

RIOC’s animal abuse scandal attracted the attention of national media as the New York Post picked up on our story. The state agency, tightly controlled by Governor Andrew Cuomo, again embarrasses a community, offending responsible citizens. By David Stone Roosevelt Island News This time, RIOC’s animal abuse scandal […]

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Cat Sanctuary Endangered: Is It Now RIOC Seeking Revenge?

The widely admired Roosevelt Island cat sanctuary in Southpoint Park is endangered. Known for its loving, unpaid animal care, it’s in trouble because its landlord, RIOC, suddenly wants money. After fifteen years of mutual support, is it legit or retaliation? By David Stone Roosevelt Island News After Fifteen […]

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Update: Sabotaging Westview Plan: Who’s Doing The Dirty Work?

Who’s sabotaging the Westview plan for exiting Mitchell-Lama into affordability? Four full years after tenants overwhelming approved the plan, it’s lost in Cuomo’s Albany. Two years there and two more RIOC wasted screwing around with ownership here before voting “Yes.” So, who’s doing the dirty work now? By […]

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RIVAA Vernissage XIX: The Art Is Now Finally Rising

RIVAA Vernissage XIX, rising now after a six-month pandemic stall, is a fresh sign of life for Roosevelt Island. Because you probably missed it, here’s a look at opening night, photos courtesy of Tad Sudol and RIVAA. By David Stone Roosevelt Island News When COVID-19 restrictions shut down […]

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