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Ariana Grande got scratched on the eye by Lady Gaga and her reaction was very relatable

When Ariana Grande got her face scratched by Lady Gaga, she reacted like any super fan would.

'Dirty Dancing' returns! Jennifer Grey will star in new movie version of the 1987 classic

Baby is coming back to "Dirty Dancing." Lionsgate confirmed Jennifer Grey will star and executive produce a new movie version of the 1987 classic.

A year after Mississippi ICE raids, chicken plants face few penalties as families suffer

Executives have gone unpunished for profiting from undocumented workers, who in turn face housing instability, deportation and family separation.

Job insecurity, child care: Moms reporting psychological distress amid coronavirus pandemic

Pandemic-induced depression and anxiety is exploding the already stark mental health gender disparities.

Enlist George W. Bush and Al Gore to help us prevent a Trump-Biden nightmare in 2020

We don't want to relive the Bush-Gore election debacle of 2000.

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Assorted Ideas

East River Tidal Energy Project Nears Final Phase

Verdant Power’s East River tidal energy (RITE) project nears its finish. Three new turbines are ready, assembled on a TriFrame, and they start work this fall. By David Stone Fifteen years ago, […]

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Roosevelt Island After Isaias: Pictures

Roosevelt Island after Isaias, as pictures show, was carpeted with downed trees and branches, but the worst centered on the north end. Photos & Story by David Stone The tropical storm had […]

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Isaias Exposes RIOC Dysfunction

Tropical Storm Isaias exposes RIOC dysfunction as the state agency fumbled and bumbled its leadership role. So bad, it was almost funny. Except for the risks. By David Stone Rocked by the […]

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Promenade Bike Ban for Roosevelt Island

A Promenade bike ban for Roosevelt Island makes sense. Suggested by a reader, a ban would make the area safer and open it up for wider usage. Opinion by David Stone What […]

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