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MTA to buy Grand Central Terminal for $35 million

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is planning to buy New York's Grand Central Terminal for $35 million after years of renting. The Wall Street Journal  The deal also includes tracks... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Plastics company another winner in blockbuster Amazon deal

The mega-deal to bring half of Amazon's second headquarters to Long Island City will allow the $800 billion tech giant to reap a windfall of tax breaks and credits in return for hiring at least... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Economists skeptical of Amazon-size tax breaks

Experts who study economic development say subsidy packages such as the one New York is giving Amazon rarely pay off for taxpayers. That means the city and state are forgoing up to $3 billion in tax... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Measles outbreak reaches 68 confirmed cases in New York

New York officials have confirmed 68 cases of measles in one county, making it the largest outbreak in the state in decades. The Journal News  Israel is currently experiencing a measles... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Council speaker says "hell no" to Bezos helipad at Amazon HQ2

City Council Speaker Corey Johnson gave the bird to Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo's promise to let Jeff Bezos land his whirly bird on the new Amazon campus planned for Long Island... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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No panels? No problem. The secret to solar in the city

New York apartment dwellers may laugh at the idea of putting solar on their roof, but there’s an alternative: community solar. This arrangement goes by many names, including shared solar, community... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Some advice for Albany"s new rulers: Think first, regulate later

The New Year cannot come soon enough for state Senate Democrats, who will take control of the chamber for the first time since four rogue members fractured their short-lived majority in 2010. The... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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A CEO who left a legacy of porn and prostitutes

"I don't care about losing all the money," Bernadette Peters lamented in the cinematic classic The Jerk. "It's losing all the stuff." David Brooks could relate. He was the CEO of a body- armor... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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City, state announce Amazon’s arrival—which may trigger $3B in subsidies

State and city officials today announced a blockbuster deal to lure roughly half of Amazon’s planned second headquarters to Long Island City, where the company will build a multimillion-square-foot,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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New Momofuku opens in Columbus Circle

Since he opened his first Momofuku Noodle Bar in a no-frills East Village storefront in 2004, David Chang has become renowned as a chef who shakes things up. The third floor of the Shops at Columbus... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Sotheby"s unveils Sinatra collection for auction

Fans will get the chance to own a memento of Ol' Blue Eyes later this year when Sotheby's Auction House sells off personal items collected throughout the 22-year marriage of Barbara and Frank... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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CMS to allow Medicaid to pay for inpatient psych care

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will allow states to use Medicaid funding to pay for short-term inpatient psychiatric care—a departure from a decades-long policy forbidding the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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MTA to stop leasing Grand Central and buy it

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is planning to buy Grand Central Terminal and hundreds of miles of track for the Metro-North Railroad for $35 million from investment group Midtown Trackage... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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As politicians pipe up on Amazon, I"m taking names

Elected officials are ducking the hard choices on New York's deal for HQ2 The incentive package that Amazon is receiving from New York is certainly large, and the final details were negotiated in... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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MTA to buy New York"s Grand Central Terminal for $35 million

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is planning to buy New York's Grand Central Terminal for $35 million after years of renting. The Wall Street Journal  The deal also includes tracks used by... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Judge"s $120 million award ends food fight at the Palm steakhouse

About a week before New Yorkers carve up their turkeys, a family feud over one of the city's top steakhouses has finally been resolved.A state judge yesterday ruled that the owners of The Palm must... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Salary Series: Saint Barnabas Medical Center and Saint Michael"s Medical Center

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Universities in New York have launched over 150 free online courses

Universities around New York (and museums) are offering free online courses collectively known as MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. For years, universities have created more than 10,000... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Amazon splits coveted HQ2 between New York and Washington

Amazon will build new offices in and Arlington, Virginia, ending months of jockeying between potential locations across the country vying for a $5 billion investment that promises 50,000 high-paying... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Number of Wall Street jobs to drop, report says

The number of financial services workers in New York City is expected to decline during 2019 as interest rates increase and larger banks hire outside of the city, according to a report from... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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