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City Council moves to ban smoking in most new apartments

A suite of bills aimed at reducing smoking in the city includes a provision to prohibit it in apartment buildings that have received city financing, including the luxury high-rises that get tax... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Big spender Bill: The numbers on the mayor"s budget increase

Bill de Blasio may be the luckiest mayor in recent decades, at least when it comes to the budget. He has also placed a big gamble that New York’s financial future will resemble its very good... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Film industry paralyzed by writers" strike threat

After Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a three-year extension of the $420 million annual film and TV tax credit on April 11, City Knickerbocker confidently went ahead with plans to redesign its website and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Most New York GOP lawmakers want to protect valuable tax deduction

A majority of the state's Republican members of Congress vowed to protect a popular tax deduction that's slated for elimination under President Donald Trump's proposed tax overhaul. The deduction... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Amazon rival Boxed sees narrow inventory as an edge

Chieh Huang has borrowed a lot from Amazon to expand his e-commerce startup Boxed Wholesale, which sells bulk packages of paper towels, granola bars and maxi pads, including free delivery within two... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Big spender Bill: The numbers in the mayor"s budget increase

Bill de Blasio may be the luckiest mayor in recent decades, at least when it comes to the budget. He has also placed a big gamble that New York’s financial future will resemble its very good... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Amtrak accelerates Penn Station work—expect more delays

Accelerated repair work in the wake of recent breakdowns at New York's Penn Station will begin next month and cause delays this summer for rail travelers who already have endured major disruptions... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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NYC watches as design-build successes grow … everywhere else

New York state officials are celebrating their latest design-build success with today's grand opening of the Kosciuszko Bridge. However, just a few miles away, their counterparts at City Hall are... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Mayor touts new budget plan, but watchdog growls

Mayor Bill de Blasio's $85 billion budget has something for everyone: day care, public-housing repairs, Staten Island ferry terminal improvements, legal funding for the poor—even a partial... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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First building to open at Domino Sugar site

This summer the first building of the long-delayed Domino Sugar factory site redevelopment project along the Brooklyn waterfront will debut. The 16-story rental building clad in copper and zinc... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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NYC watches as design-build successes grow…everywhere else

New York state officials are celebrating their latest design-build success with today's grand opening of the Kosciuszko Bridge. However, just a few miles away, their counterparts at City Hall are... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Hamptons home prices rise in Q1

The Hamptons home market made steady gains during the first quarter of the year, bolstered by strong midmarket sales that offset lackluster performance in the luxury category. The median sale price... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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De Blasio ramps up Airbnb enforcement

Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to expand a citywide crackdown on illegal short-term rentals, pumping an extra $2.9 million into the effort over the next two fiscal years. The city's Office of Special... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Pension funds" investment in private equity yields lower than expected returns

New York City’s biggest pensions have invested about $13 billion with private-equity firms in pursuit of large returns. They would have done better with a low-cost stock index fund. The... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Disney"s ESPN said to cut 100 jobs this week

Walt Disney Co.’s ESPN network will cut about 100 staffers this week, according to a person familiar with the matter, as the leader in sports TV copes with rising programming costs and an... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Fox anchor says network does little about racial diversity

A Fox News Channel anchor who is black has joined a racial discrimination lawsuit against his company, saying Wednesday the network has marginalized him and has little interest in promoting... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Trump plan may boost New Yorkers" tax bills significantly

The Trump administration released a tax-overhaul plan Wednesday that could dramatically reduce taxes paid by virtually all New York businesses while shouldering many individuals with higher... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Poll: Should the Met charge tourists a mandatory admission fee?

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Jonathan Demme, Silence of the Lambs director, dead at 73

Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of The Silence of the Lambs and Philadelphia, and whose Talking Heads documentary Stop Making Sense is considered one of the greatest concert films ever,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Marlins sale still up in the air

Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush still haven't touched all the bases in their bid to buy the Miami Marlins. Far from it. Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy the team, and none has yet been accepted,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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