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States Banning Powdered Alcohol

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Powdered alcohol, not yet an officially market-launched product, has been banned in nearly two dozen states. New York was the most recent state to join the ban officially forbidding the substance this past Friday, August 14. New York City Governor ...

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Cops Shoot, Kill Murder Suspect In NY School Parking Lot

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The hunt for a man suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend outside a casino in Queens ended Tuesday morning with police shooting and killing him in an elementary school parking lot. The 51-year-old murder suspect had first targeted a man he ...

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Apply For Medical Marijuana License For $210000

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Yesterday the New York State Department of Health announced that it is now officially accepting applications from companies wishing to become legitimate, registered manufacturers and distributors of medical marijuana within the state of New York. The state presently plans to ...

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Last Passover Matzos Roll Out of 100-Year-Old Manhattan Bakery

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NEW YORK – The last Passover matzos have rolled out of a 100-year-old bakery on Manhattan’s Lower East Side – a neighborhood known as the “Jewish Plymouth Rock.” The Streit’s factory is the oldest matzo-making bakery in the nation, still ...

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NYC Planning Measures to Reduce Swan Population in the City

New York State Changes Plan to Reduce Its Swan Population

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Public pressure about the reduction of swan led the state environmental officials on Monday releasing a revised plan which would call for a decrease in the swan population in New York. Even though the plan emphasizes on nondeadly measures, the ...

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1 Million New York Students To Observe 2 Muslim Holidays

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Around one million New York City public schools students will now observe two Muslim holidays, officials announced Wednesday, making the nation’s biggest district one of the few to put Islamic holy days on its calendar. Under the new change announced ...

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