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  The New York Times - Breaking News, World News & Multimedia
A new transparency about “earmarking” money for pet projects has raised the value of the earmarks as a measure of members’ clout.
Giuliani said of her inexperience as a political wife after a rocky rollout to the public.
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  New York travel guide - Wikitravel
New York is easily one of the world's greatest cities, and is a major center for media, culture, food, fashion, art, research, finance and trade.
New York City is one of the global centers of international finance, politics, communications, music, fashion, and culture, and is among the world's most important and influential cities.
New York is the entertainment capital of the world, and no other city can match the number, range, and quality of its entertainment options.
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 Roosevelt, Theodore. 1906. New York
There followed a period of turmoil and disorder, marked by a curious party fight and revolution, or rather attempted revolution, which in its various phases well illustrated the peculiar characteristics of New York life.
New Amsterdam becomes New YorkThe Beginning of English Rule.
of commerce—Suffrage, and appointment to office—Municipal government—State patronage—Foundation of the Federal Government—Leaders of the Federalist party—Governor Clinton—“The Federalist”—Procession in honor of the Federal Constitution—New York the Federal capital—The Jeffersonian Republicans—Federal patronage—Aaron Burr—Scurrility of the press—Political riots—Election of Burr to the Vice-Presidency—Downfall of the Federalist party
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  New York City
New Amsterdam was now renamed New York, after the Duke of York (the future James II).
New York City occupies Manhattan and Staten islands, the western end of Long Island, several islands in New York Harbor and Long Island Sound and a portion of the mainland.
Roaming the streets of New York, we encountered many examples of this delightful quality of New Yorkers, forever on their toes, violently, restlessly involving themselves in the slightest situation brought to their attention, always posing alternatives, always ready with an answer or an argument.
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  New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
New York's borders touch (clockwise from the northwest) two Great Lakes (Erie and Ontario, which are connected by the Niagara River); one former Great Lake (Lake Champlain); the provinces of Ontario and Quebec in Canada; three New England states (Vermont, Massachusetts, and Connecticut); the Atlantic Ocean, and two Mid-Atlantic states (New Jersey and Pennsylvania).
New York was heavily glaciated in the ice age leaving much of the state with deep, fertile, though somewhat rocky soils.
New York is one of seven states that mandates that Holocaust and genocide studies be taught at some point in elementary or secondary schools' curriculum.
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 New York City - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
New York City was the capital of the newly-formed United States from 1788 to 1790.
New York City is located at the center of the BosWash megalopolis, 218 miles (350 km) driving distance from Boston and 220 miles (353 km) from Washington, D.C. The city's total area is 468.9 square miles (1,214.4 kmĀ²), of which 35.31% is water.
New York City's significance as a trading city results from the natural harbor formed by Upper New York Bay, which is surrounded by Manhattan, Brooklyn, Staten Island, and the coast of New Jersey.
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 The Encyclopedia of New York State :: Syracuse University Press :: NY :: New York
The Encyclopedia of New York State is one of the most ambitious works on the state’s history to appear in many decades.
A superlative service to scholars and citizens, and to New York State, and a model for all states still needing to meet the twenty-first century’s information thirst.
"Although New York was the largest and most important of American states for more than 150 years, its history and its current circumstances are not appreciated even by its own residents, let alone by those of the rest of the United States.
www.syracuseuniversitypress.syr.edu /encyclopedia   (476 words)

  
 New York Apartments
The Empire State is most famous for New York City, not technically the state capital, but without a doubt one of the most important cities in the country and in the world.
New York State's overall cost of living is 20% above the national average, with housing costs bearing the brunt of it at 40% above the average.
New York City is the main culprit of these high numbers; it's difficult to find affordable apartments for rent in the city, especially in popular boroughs Manhattan and Brooklyn, unless you're lucky enough to have a high-paying job, independent wealth or multiple roommates willing to squish in to tiny studio apartments.
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 NYS Sex Offender Registry Home Page
The Sex Offender Registration Act, New York's version of Megan's Law, was signed by Governor George E. Pataki in July 1995 and became effective on January 21, 1996.
Registered sex offenders in New York are classified by the risk of reoffense.
Please note that a federal court injunction currently prohibits the release of information through this method concerning sex offenders who committed their crime prior to January 21, 1996 and were assigned a risk level prior to January 1, 2000, unless they have had an opportunity for a due process hearing.
criminaljustice.state.ny.us /nsor   (637 words)

  
 New York travel guide
Among the main interests of New York City are the many museums, the architecture and the endless shopping possibilities, especially along Madison Avenue.
New York has the magic to keep bringing you back often.
Chinatown New York City, the largest Chinatown in the United States, is located in one of the oldest neighborhoods in Manhattan.
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 New York, by James Fenimore Cooper; New York Page 1
THE increase of the towns of Manhattan, as, for the sake of convenience, we shall term New York and her adjuncts, in all that contributes to the importance of a great commercial mart, renders them one of the most remarkable places of the present age.
At this time, and for a considerable period preceding and succeeding it, it was found that the proportion between the people of the State of New York and the people of the city, was about as ten to one.
In the next decade, this proportion was exceeded; and the late returns show that New York, singly, has passed ahead of all her enterprising neighbors in that section of the Union.
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 New York: Facts, Map and State Symbols - EnchantedLearning.com
Theodore Roosevelt was born in New York City on October 27, 1858 (he was the 26th US President, serving from 1901 to 1909).
New York's official flag was adopted in 1901.
A large fl-and-white printable of the flag of New York.
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 New York City Travel Guide - Hotels, Restaurants, Sightseeing in New York City - New York Times Travel
New York Times federal courts reporter Julia Preston muses over Foley Square, frequented by judges, jurors and demonstrators of all stripes.
A recent Weekend in New York column challenged you to go on a photo scavenger hunt in the city.
This week, Weekend in New York offers a photo scavenger hunt, in which you (working alone or in a group) seek out scenes and objects intrinsically New York and capture them with your camera.
travel.nytimes.com /travel/guides/north-america/united-states/new-york/new-york-city/overview.html   (1008 words)

  
 New York: A Documentary Film Online
Two new episodes bring it up to the present day, telling the story of the most fascinating and dramatic chapter of the city's history, the modern city of the 20th century.
This is the New York we all recognize.
NEW YORK: A DOCUMENTARY FILM is a Steeplechase Films production in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET New York, and the New-York Historical Society.
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 New York Marriott Financial Center Downtown in Lower Manhattan NYC - financial district NYC near World Trade Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The New York Marriott Financial Center Downtown Hotel, ideally located in the heart of the NY Financial District, is just minutes from Wall Street, the World Financial Center, and New York Stock Exchange.
Whether traveling to New York for business, a weekend getaway, family or leisure travel, this magnificent NYC hotel offers easy access to the World Trade Center site, Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, South Street Seaport, Battery Park, SOHO and Tribeca NYC.
This downtown New York City hotel is contemporary, with a refined flair, and features 85 West cocktail bar and the famous Roy's New York restaurant.
marriott.com /hotels/travel/nycws-new-york-marriott-financial-center   (371 words)

  
 New York, New York - Rotten Tomatoes
Martin Scorsese’s NEW YORK, NEW YORK is a sparkling, nostalgic look at the big-band era of the 1940s, as well as the MGM musicals of the 1940s and 1950s.
Newton follows up her critically acclaimed roles in "Crash" and "The Pursuit of Happyness" by starring as the object of Eddie Murphy's affections in "Norbit." Click here to find out what critics are saying about the romantic comedy, and her performance in it.
Martin Scorsese's New York, New York never pulls itself together into a coherent whole, but if we forgive the movie its confusions we're left with a good time.
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 New York
If it should happen that you can neither choose an unowned building, nor choose one of your own buildings, nor choose an opponent's buildings that you can afford to buy, spread your cards face up on the table so that your opponents can see that this is the case.
The two cards that you have just played are placed on the discard pile and you draw new cards from the deck until you again have at least two red cards and two blue cards.
When a player plays one of the noncombination event cards, they do not draw new cards from the deck, even if the play has left them with fewer than two cards of each colour.
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 Research - Federal Reserve Bank of New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
We research issues relating to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's core missions of setting monetary policy, supervising banking institutions, ensuring the stability of the financial system, and providing payment services.
Following three successful meetings, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York is sponsoring the fall 2006 meeting of the Monetary Policy Workshop, open to all researchers from the greater New York area.
The purpose of the workshop is to bring together academics and other researchers in the field of monetary economics to discuss a wide range of issues relevant to the conduct of monetary policy.
www.newyorkfed.org /research/index.html   (516 words)

  
 new york restaurants topics guide - newyork-bestdeals.com
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New York Restaurants News : from Yahoo API
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 Mr. David Miscavige RTC Keynote address
David Miscavige addresses the crowd of over 10,000 at the grand opening of the Church of Scientology New York.
David Miscavige, presented the keynote speech at the Grand Opening of the new Church of Scientology of New York on September 25th, 2004.
And that really is saying something, since what stands before you is nothing short of sensational, representing the decade long dreams of New York Scientologists.
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 ESPN.com: New York Knicks Clubhouse
The New York Knicks signed Kentucky center Randolph Morris to a two-year, $1.6 million contract Friday, an NBA league source told ESPN Insider Chad Ford.
Brandon Roy scored 24 points, Jamaal Magloire had his best game of the season, and the Portland Trail Blazers dealt the New York Knicks a potentially costly 92-86 loss Thursday night.
New York Knicks head coach Isiah Thomas watches his team battle the Cleveland Cavaliers in the second quarter, in...
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 New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
New York Seventh Judicial District Court (Cayuga, Monroe, Livingston, Ontario, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne and Yates Counties)
New York Division of Military and Naval Affairs
New York State Conference of Mayors and Municipal Officials
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