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Jeff Daniels' performance in 'Comey Rule' made James Comey feel 'nauseous,' and Daniels is OK with that

Jeff Daniels, who plays James Comey in 'The Comey Rule,' hopes the Showtime miniseries informs viewers in advance of the upcoming election.

Los Angeles officer 'will be ok' after being injured during shooting inside police station, authorities say

The shooting comes after 2 Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were shot in an apparent ambush this month while sitting in a patrol car in Compton.

Ballistics report doesn't support Kentucky AG's claim that Breonna Taylor's boyfriend shot cop

A Kentucky State Police ballistics report failed to match a bullet that hit a Louisville cop in the thigh to a shot fired by Breonna Taylor's boyfriend.

Big news, BTS Army! The band's second new album of 2020, 'BE,' arrives Nov. 20

2020 is looking up for BTS fans: The K-pop group is set to release "BE" on Nov.

GOP sells 'Notorious A.C.B.' T-shirts moments after nomination, one day after RBG honored in Capitol

Moments after the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett, the NRSC began selling "Notorious A.C.B." T-shirts, playing on Justice Ginsburg's nickname.

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Assorted Ideas

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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Breathtaking Carbon Sink Now Imagined Changes Roosevelt Island Forever

A “carbon sink” now proposed for Roosevelt Island, if built, would change the community and New York architecture forever. But imagination can sometimes overwhelm resistance. By David Stone Assorted Ideas, Large & Small Roosevelt Island News Into: Roosevelt Island Carbon Sink Think, if you can, about a 160-floor […]

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