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NYC Marathon: Cheering on a 50-year-old son
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NYC Marathon: Cheering on a 50-year-old son

The pair stood among a modest but growing crowd this morning, cheering on wheelchair competitors and the earliest female runners before the race reached fever pitch across the river in Manhattan.

NYC Marathon: Marathon Maniacs
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NYC Marathon: Marathon Maniacs

The members who run the most marathons in a one-year span, are dubbed, “Maniac of the Year,” with last year’s winners completing 106 marathons, or 2,777.2 miles.

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The wicked witch of Wall Street

For New York City’s annual Halloween Parade along 6th Avenue, Felicia Young dressed up as, “The Wicked Witch of Wall Street,” to show her support for the Occupy Wall Street movement

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Some women at Occupy Wall Street struggle with security and being heard

As the movement grows women protestors have their own issues with surviving and thriving at Zuccotti Park

Occupy Wall Street hit the affluent Upper East Side
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Occupy Wall Street hit the affluent Upper East Side

The march had a specific purpose; to modify the tax code that the protestors maintained benefitted the rich.

In Harlem, hundreds celebrate the re-opening of founding father’s house
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In Harlem, hundreds celebrate the re-opening of founding father’s house

An unveiling ceremony for the newly restored Hamilton Grange in Harlem, Manhattan attracted hundreds of visitors Sept. 17.

Dumpling fest draws big crowds, food eating champs
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Dumpling fest draws big crowds, food eating champs

Tang’s Natural NYC Dumpling Festival draws big crowds to the Lower East Side.

Westboro Baptist Church inflames 9/11 memorial service vistors
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Westboro Baptist Church inflames 9/11 memorial service vistors

“You think 9/11 was bad, you ain’t seen nothing yet,” a church member said.

Groups spread their own message at 9/11 memorial service
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Groups spread their own message at 9/11 memorial service

Whether it’s prayer or a conspiracy theory groups tried to make their message heard.

Despite terror threats, thousands stream to ground zero
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Despite terror threats, thousands stream to ground zero

Police patrols were beefed up by the thousands.