Weekend Roundup


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Three-alarm fire at South Street Seaport

Firefighters battled a three-alarm fire that broke out under Pier 17 Saturday afternoon as smoke rose from the popular tourist spoke. No injuries were reported at the time.

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Queens teen fatally shot while bicycling

An 18-year-old high school football player was shot just a block away from Rockaway Boulevard while riding his bike to a corner store. He was later pronounced dead at St. John’s Hospital.

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Con Ed workers and managers feel pain of lockout

Two weeks after contract negotiations broke down between the power company and the Utilities Workers Union, both sides have begun to feel the effects of the lockout.

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Upstate town gears up for Teebowmania 

Cortland, New York — where the Jets last trained in 2010 — is getting ready for an expected business boom when the Jets and Tim Teebow head there to warm up for the season

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