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The mouth bling trend has made it to the mainstream. From the days of Nelly and Paul Wall, grillz are in the spotlight once again and they're not just being spotted on pop stars and super models.
The fourth annual science fair of start-ups took place at Pier 92 in Manhattan on Thursday, April 23.
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Youthtroup connects young people in New York to the culture and unique sound of Peking opera.
The ninth-annual Anarchist Bookfair was held at Judson Memorial Church in Lower Manhattan this weekend.
The first step a baseball pitcher needs to take to avoid injury is learning how to throw properly.
According to a March 29th Pew Research Center Poll 59 percent of democrats say there is a “good chance” they will vote for Clinton.
It’s a complex and multi-cultural place about as rich and spicy as its cuisine.
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Skid Row is a 54 block area in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles where the city's homeless live on the sidewalks in tents, cardboard boxes or in local shelters.
For 17 years she has worked 12 hours a day, 6 days a work in Philadelphia's Chinatown.
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Although beauty and technology may sound like an unlikely pairing, the industry is becoming more popular.
At Rosa's Fresh Pizza, customers can buy slices in advances for the homeless.
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It was a sunny day in Coney Island, not a cloud in the sky. The boardwalk was quiet on this...
A small sign on the left corner of the window read: “If you are unemployed and need an outfit cleaned for an interview, we will clean it for free.”
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Loyal followers of NYCFC spilled about their fandom, mixed emotions about calling Yankee Stadium home, and New York’s newest rivalry.
No private bathroom, no kitchen and no stove make daily life very hard
At the core of everything, the Tom Tom Academy looks to expose as many people to drumming as they can.
Seven teams of both men and women, gay and straight, compete in four different skill divisions.
Over half of Jewsih college students experienced anti-Semitism.
Each broadcast incorporates Kichwa lessons, Andean tunes, and community workshops on issues that matter most to Latino migrant communities in New York and the nation.
Chitra Neogy, artist, filmmaker and Intructor at NYU speaks of female strength and women's role in filmmaking. Photo Credit: Megan Jamerson
Women make up only two percent of directors for the top grossing films.
Symptoms include feeling down, over sleeping, not being able to sleep, isolation, crying, over-eating junk food and hopelessness.
Deciding the style for African American women’s crowning glory is an intimate, almost soul-searching process.
A unique marketing tool and a way to get up close with customers.
Trainer Elliot "The Technician" Nass working with a young boxer (Photo Credit: Ben Shapiro)
The battle for a high school diploma is often a losing one.
Many of the city's street homeless choose to tough it out under sleeping bags, blankets and scaffoldings.
These dogs aren’t curling up on couches with family members. They’re not sleeping in warm doggy beds, cradling dessert bones....
The Chinese government imposes tariffs on certain imported goods, so the retail prices are much higher in China than here. Some e students saw the opportunity and buy goods here and sell them to China at a markup. 

Members of Make The Road NY sing songs, share meals, and learn about their rights. Above is Angel Vera, of...
To help the women loosen up she encourages students to wear lingerie and heals during the class.
New York is one of the most fashionable and technologically savvy cities in the world. And now we’re seeing the...
Pilotage, a Midtown Manhattan hobby shop sells off the shelf models like this one daily as drones have become more...
Smiles and anguish as The Rise members hold a wall sit in unison. Photo Credit: Ben Shapiro On top of...
Akai Gurley, was shot by a rookie police officer in a dark stairwell at the Louis H. Pink Houses in East New York, Brooklyn.
African American parents join protestors in asking for justice in the aftermath of the grand jury decision not to indict the police officer who killed unarmed Eric Garner when attempting to arrest him for selling loose cigarettes.
Thousands of New Yorkers cried out in protest over the Grand Jury decision not to indict the police officer who chocked the unarmed man to death.
Hundreds of New Yorkers hit the streets in protest after the news that Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson would not face charge in the death of unarmed teen, Michael Brown.
Shortly after Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson was not indicted for the murder of unarmed teenager  Michael Brown, hundreds of protestors gathered in Union Square to voice their anger at the grand jury decision.
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But harnessing big data’s power for local elections and other grassroots campaigns has proven difficult.
Only 10 Republicans currently hold city, state or federal elected positions in the five boroughs, and nine of them represent neighborhoods in Staten Island and south Brooklyn.
Assemblyman Alec Brook-Krasny at a debate in Dyker Heights. Photo by Bailey Wolff
Alec Brook-Krasny, who immigrated to the US in 1989 from Moscow, hopes to be elected for his fifth consecutive term and to continue the debates that he values so much.