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LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston hits skid

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston hits a skid, Harper's homers, Mad Max on the mound, Tatis likely done for season

The mystery of mass shooting motives: What if we never learn why?

As the U.S. grapples with a rash of mass shootings, families are left to wonder what prompted the violence.

The Southern Poverty Law Center is a hate-based scam that nearly caused me to be murdered

After internal challenges with discrimination, the Southern Poverty Law Center can't call itself an arbiter of justice.

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Manhattan Park Project Murkier

Manhattan Park’s project at 40 River Road got murkier yesterday, starting with increased ADA concerns and ending with permit questions. On Thursday, we reported that…

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Last Chance: Salvage Swings in Lighthouse Park

Last Chance: Salvage Swings has one week left in residence on Roosevelt Island. Winner of FIGMENT NYC 2019’s City of Dreams competition, the artwork remains…

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RIOC Caves at Manhattan Park

Real estate developer, public safety offender, earns RIOC free pass RIOC caves at Manhattan Park, handing them a free pass. For days, the real estate…

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Manhattan Park: RIOC Toughens. Briefly

At Manhattan Park, RIOC toughens, then lightens up. Roosevelt Islanders were encouraged when the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp. shut down an illegal construction project. Manhattan…

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Manhattan Park Splitting a Community?

Is Manhattan Park splitting a community? Roosevelt Island, New York City’s most unique, economically diverse community is being sliced apart by Starrett. Starrett owns Manhattan…

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