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New York Daily News slashes newsroom staffing in half

Jul 25, 2018

New York Daily News slashes newsroom staffing in half

The Daily News tabloid, a fixture in New York City for the last century, cut half of its newsroom staff Monday, including Editor-in-Chief Jim Rich. The newspaper was sold to tronc Inc. last year for $1, with the owner of the Chicago Tribune assuming liabilities ...

New York makes tuition free, but students must stay after college

Apr 11, 2017

New York makes tuition free, but students must stay after college

lbany, New York There's a big string attached to New York's free middle-class college tuition initiative: Students must stay in the state after graduation or else pay back the benefit. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday that the requirement was added to protect the state's investment ...

Topless marchers rally in New York to get things off chest

/ Aug 24, 2015

Topless marchers rally in New York to get things off chest

Dozens of bare-breasted women taking part in the GoTopless Pride Parade took to the streets of midtown Manhattan Sunday to counter critics complaining about topless tip-seekers in Times Square. Appearing bare-breasted has been legal in New York since 1992. But Mayor Bill de Blasio and ...