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L train shutdown can be boom or doom for local businesses
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L train shutdown can be boom or doom for local businesses

The 15 month repair project is expected to make it significantly more difficult for commuters to make the trek there.

Protesting Trump with buttons
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Protesting Trump with buttons

“It’s a matter of protesting,” said Rossen. “And what the hell, let’s make a little money, too. Anything to blow off steam.”

Annual Parade Gives Voice to New York Muslims
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Annual Parade Gives Voice to New York Muslims

For the organizers of the Muslim Day Parade, the event forms one part of a larger strategy to enhance their community’s political engagement.

Mott Haven residents use their voice and art to tell their stories
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Mott Haven residents use their voice and art to tell their stories

Neighborhood women,street vendors, chefs, activists, teamed up with art collectives to trace their journeys to Mott Haven, their home.

Fashion Show gives Faces to the Homeless
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Fashion Show gives Faces to the Homeless

“I was wrong,” she said. “It’s not that easy to judge who they are.”

Hundreds gather to remember the devastation of Hurricane
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Hundreds gather to remember the devastation of Hurricane

A lot of the pain and anger Puerto Ricans feel is based on the neglect of the federal government.

Deadline for e-cigarette sales to minors worries sellers
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Deadline for e-cigarette sales to minors worries sellers

Earlier this month, the FDA issued a warning letter to many e-cigarette producers, including Juul, Blue and Logic, giving them 60 days to get the product out of minors hands or risk being pulled from the market.

 A Smoky Weekend in the Boston Common
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 A Smoky Weekend in the Boston Common

But not all Boston residents support the annual event, often referred to as “Hempfest”

Doctors remember physicians who took their own lives
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Doctors remember physicians who took their own lives

The high rates of doctor suicide they believe are increasing because hospital systems severely overwork their physicians.

Seeking comfort in the “Truth”
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Seeking comfort in the “Truth”

   They believe the “truth” is the only real comfort for the attacks.