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Charter schools use new online system to screen applicants
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Charter schools use new online system to screen applicants

Nearly 3,000 charter school applicants applied online this year.

In new job market, older women struggle to find work
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In new job market, older women struggle to find work

Some women say they’re being judged not by their resumes but by their age.

Despite historical tensions, Koreans raise funds to aid Japan
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Despite historical tensions, Koreans raise funds to aid Japan

Relations between the countries have improved since the March 11 earthquake.

Green Taxis Act paves way for hybrid fleet
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Green Taxis Act paves way for hybrid fleet

The Green Taxis Act would allow city officials to set higher fuel efficiency standards.

MLB could see smaller crowds again this season
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MLB could see smaller crowds again this season

Major League Baseball has seen a decline in overall game attendance.

City relies on residents to carry out smoking ban
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City relies on residents to carry out smoking ban

Mayor Bloomberg recently announced that the New York Police Department will rely on citizens to keep tabs on wayward smokers.

As tenant blacklist grows, more renters denied housing
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As tenant blacklist grows, more renters denied housing

Lawsuit seeks to put an end to the so-called tenants blacklist.

Advocacy groups push Pentagon for DADT update
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Advocacy groups push Pentagon for DADT update

Advocacy groups for gay and lesbian service member rights met with Pentagon officials to get a status update on the repeal process of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.

Trouble continues to brew at the East Village’s Girls Prep
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Trouble continues to brew at the East Village’s Girls Prep

The East Village Middle School battles turmoil over ouster of popular principal.

High school phase-outs pose threat to athletic programs
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High school phase-outs pose threat to athletic programs

Phase-outs will apply to 23 city schools this fall, cutting funds for sports teams.