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Missing Man, 85, Found In Bronx

A missing 85-year-old man from Canaan has been found in Bronx according to the man's son.

Bronx Men Plead Guilty In Strangulation Death Of Teacher

Two Bronx men last week copped to their roles in the 2013 death of a Jackson Heights middle-school teacher, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown....
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Bronx Driver Found Not Guilty In Fatal Crash

A Bronx man who had an epileptic seizure while driving has been cleared of killing a 25-year-old man....
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‘Wizard Of Oz’ Cowardly Lion Costume Fetches $3M At Auction

The Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film “The Wizard of Oz” and the piano from the movie “Casablanca” each sold for over $3 million at a New York City auction....
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Bronx Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. invites the public to the annual Bronx Christmas Tree lighting ceremony....
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The Problem With NYC & The Department Of Homeless Services

You should know that a few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to meet with Commissioner Gilbert Taylor from the Department of Homeless Services (DHS), to discuss a variety of issues that impact the homeless population in the City of New York....
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Ebony Jones Charged In Stabbing Death Of Man

A mother of three children in Northampton County is behind bars after allegedly killing her youngest daughter's father early Monday morning....
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Bronx Woman Charged In Pot Bust

A Bronx woman is facing charges for allegedly having marijuana shipped to a home in Southport....
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Looking For Stabbing Suspect

Cops are asking for help finding a 21-year-old man wanted for a stabbing inside a Bronx home....
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4 Stabbed After Bronx Restaurant Argument

An argument at a Bronx restaurant turned violent Sunday when someone stabbed four people, police said....
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Department Of Buildings: High Winds Adisory

Winds are forecast for up to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph for the New York City and the surrounding area tonight through 11:00 a.m. on Monday....
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Water Main Break Floods Bronx Subway Station

A water main break has flooded a subway station in Bronx, suspending part of the 6 line....
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Bronx Woman Sues SI Man Over $1M Ticket

Michael Simmons said he felt lucky when he bought a Powerball ticket last year that won him a nifty $1 million, according to a statement released by the state Lottery press office....
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Bronx Man Charged With Marijuana Sales In Stamford

A tip to police led to the arrest of a Bronx man who was bringing a fresh supply of marijuana to a Stamford dealer Thursday night, police said....
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Bronx Man Busted With Heroin In Binghamton

A parole violator from Bronx was arrested Tuesday after he was found with 283 packets of heroin in a residence on Binghamton's South Side, police said....
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Bronx Men Plead Guilty To Killing Queens Teacher

Cecil Golden, 22, of Bronx pleaded guilty last Friday to manslaughter in the strangulation death of a Queens teacher....
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Help Locate Suspect In Bronx Grand Larceny

The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating and identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a grad larceny that took place in Bronx....
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Bronx Man Indicted In Violent Crime Spree

A 33-year-old Bronx man was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday in connection with a June 6, 2014 crime spree that began in Pennsylvania, went through Paterson and ended in a high-speed chase across the George Washington Bridge, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office....
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$437K For Wrongly Accused Bronx Man

A former McDonald's worker who claimed to be falsely accused of putting glass in a cop's Big Mac has received his own whopper of a settlement with New York City paying him $437,000 for his troubles. ...
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Bronx Man Gets 5 Years On Oxycodone Distribution Charge

A New York man will spend five years behind bars after he was sentenced Wednesday on a drug charge, according to the U.S. attorney’s office....
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The Coming Destruction Of Hong Kong

Hong Kong as I write this is being paralyzed by demonstrations led by idealistic students and left wing Occupy Wall Street types. I spend a lot of time in Hong Kong. But I have to admit. I didn’t see this coming. I never thought this would get this big.

A Collection Of Sayings

-To remodel a house takes one year. To remodel a soul takes a lifetime. -Connecting with nature is connecting with God because God is in nature. -To
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Bronx Letter Carrier Honored For Heroism

It was early Wednesday, December 18, 2013, and Jermaine Shirley could not wait to get to work.

How Many British Governors Were Elected By The People Of Hong Kong?

The answer to the above question, for those who did not know, is none. In 1841 under duress the Qing Dynasty ceded Hong Kong Island to the British. From 1843 until 1997, when Hong Kong was handed back to China, all Governors of Hong Kong were appointed by the British government. Nobody cried, nobody complained. But now the so called “Occupy Central” people are holding Beijing to a higher standard.

In Hong Kong - The Peg Is Not Likely To Be Changed

In my opinion, the Hong Kong dollar peg, which has been set since 1983 to the US dollar at 7.80:1.00, should and will remain unchanged. There are sound economic reasons for this but I believe the primary reason is political.

Investing Under The Law Of Accelerating Returns

“This time it’s different—the most expensive words in investing.” So eminent investor Sir John Templeton has opined.

For Now, I Will Defer To Viverito

You should know that a lot has happened since the morning of Thursday, June 19, 2014, when I sent out a press release titled: "Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz, NY Hispanic Clergy Organization, and Members of the Community Are Disgusted by Recent Firings at El Diario la Prensa."

A Great Man Cometh?

Every once in a great while a larger than life figure comes along who dramatically changes his (or her) country for the better. Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher and Deng Xiaoping are three that come to mind. Narendra Modi, the just elected future Prime Minister of India, has this potential for greatness. And yes this has significant investment implications.
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Bronx Man Sentenced For Attempting To Scam Elderly Women

Norman Gladney's arrest by Leonia police more than a year ago for running a street scam, known as the "pigeon drop" marked his 80th arrest.
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Time To Pause?

Bend it Like Zuck

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Jasmeet Sidhu

is a New York-based writer and producer. She was previously a reporter for the Toronto Star in Canada, and a blogger for the Huffington Post. Jasmeet is currently a fellow at the Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism at Columbia Journalism School.