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De Blasio refutes claims City Hall intervened on behalf of donor


Mayor de Blasio insisted there’s “nothing there” behind allegations he inappropriately intervened on behalf of a major campaign donor and Queens restaurant owner who owed back rent to the city.


De Blasio said he asked aides to help the businessman, Harendra Singh, because he appeared to have “valid” concerns with city bureaucracy — before he got indicted on a raft of unrelated charges.

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Another blast hits Chinese city where explosions killed seven

By: AP | Beijing |
Published:October 1, 2015 1:45 pm


Chinese police officers stand at the scene of an explosion in Liucheng county in southern China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. (Source: AP photo) Chinese police officers stand at the scene of an explosion in Liucheng county in southern China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. (Source: AP photo)

An explosion damaged a six-story building Thursday in southern China, less than a day after more than a dozen blasts triggered by explosive devices delivered in mail packages killed at least seven people and injured over 50 in the same county in southern China, officials and state media said.

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Trump Tower, Cops Have Security Concerns Over New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade

3/17/2017 1:00 AM PDT

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0316-trump-tower-st-patricks-day-fun-art-02The biggest St. Patrick’s Day parade in the country will not be derailed by Donald Trump protests … at least that’s the goal of the New York PD.

Law enforcement sources tell us police brass has instructed the rank and file to make sure the floats and parade marchers don’t stop in front of Trump Tower in protest of the prez. What’s more … spectators will be barred from watching the parade on the sidewalk in front of Trump’s building.

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City of Anniston settles with law firm over zoning issue

City of Anniston settles with law firm over zoning issue
Downey said he didn't know what amount the city agreed to pay Mooneyham and didn't have a copy of the settlement since he didn't work on the case. The case was handled by Birmingham attorney David Marsh, who was hired by the city's insurance …
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City man pleads no contest to unemployment insurance fraud

City man pleads no contest to unemployment insurance fraud
Frank Haworth, 42, of Pawtucket pleaded no contest before Providence Superior Court Magistrate Patrick Burke to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses over $ 1,500 for collecting more than $ 7,000 in unemployment insurance benefits while he …
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City considering more options for employee health insurance

City considering more options for employee health insurance
The Canton City Council is drawing closer to making a decision regarding employee group health insurance for next year, and the field is narrowed to two providers. In January, the council contracted with Rick Semonis of SBSI Semonis, a division of J.L. …
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Long-running Worcester business shuts city centre shop

Long-running Worcester business shuts city centre shop
A STALWART city centre business has seen the doors of its shop in the Shambles shut for the very last time. For more than 30 years family-run Thompsons, the discount electrical store, has been in Worcester city centre, but on Saturday the shop was …
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The City Booo-tiful: Every Orlando Halloween party happening this weekend

The City Booo-tiful: Every Orlando Halloween party happening this weekend
Masked in Mystery – A Costume Ball Enjoy food, drinks, a costume contest, celebrities and live entertainment at this costume ball benefit. Friday …. Saturday, noon & 2:30 pm; Xplosive Dance Academy, 8255 Lee Vista Blvd.; $ 5-$ 10; 407-440-4616. Zoo Boo …
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Former Iowa City insurance agent convicted in 1979 murder plot dies in prison
FORT MADISON — A former Iowa City insurance agent serving a life sentence for his role in a 1979 murder plot has died, according to the Department of Corrections. Robert L. Kern, 69, died Saturday of natural causes due to malignant melanoma, a type of …
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