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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.

Transgender rights still uncertain after DADT repeal
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Transgender rights still uncertain after DADT repeal

Even after DADT repeal, transgender status is still grounds for disqualification.

Anti-abortion groups target African-Americans
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Anti-abortion groups target African-Americans

Billboards are part of a national campaign to deter Africans-Americans from having an abortion.

Travel restrictions might prevent some artists from attending Si Cuba festival
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Travel restrictions might prevent some artists from attending Si Cuba festival

Cuban-Americans struggle between celebrating culture and condemning politics.

New legislation targets crisis pregnancy centers
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New legislation targets crisis pregnancy centers

EMC and other pregnancy services centers like it have become the focus of a controversial piece of legislation passed March 2 by the New York City Council.