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'We don't want you': Portland warns it won't tolerate violence around far-right rally

Portland officials, backed up by heavy police presence downtown, warn they will not tolerate any violence at far-right rally.

Former MLB MVP Josh Hamilton: Holy Spirit talked to me before World Series homer

Former Texas Rangers star Josh Hamilton says the Holy Spirit told him that he would hit a go-ahead home run in Game 6 of the 2011 World Series.

Camera catches suspect vandalizing sand sculpture

A suspect vandalized a sand sculpture in Hawaii.

President Trump donates $100,000 of his salary to Surgeon General's office

When he was running for office, Trump pledged that he wouldn't accept his $400,000 annual presidential salary if elected.

August political cartoons from the USA TODAY network

August political cartoons: A satirical look at current issues and events, compliments of the USA TODAY network cartoonists.

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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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