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A man was charged with hate crimes for attacks on Muslims in New York City

(CNN) — A man accused of anti-Muslim attacks in New York City was charged Wednesday with hate crimes by the Queens District Attorney's Office. Naved Durrni, 30, faces charges of assault as a hate crime, menacing as a hate crime, aggravated harassment and criminal possession of a weapon in the recent physical and verbal attacks on Muslims in Queens, New York, according to a news release from the district attorney's office.
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Robinhood makes its debut on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — Robinhood is sell its own stock Thursday on Wall Street, the very place the online brokerage has rattled with its stated goal of democratizing finance. Through its app, Robinhood has introduced millions to investing and reshaped the brokerage industry, all while racking up a long list of controversies in less than eight years.
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How Coney Island became the people's playground

Amusement park rides and sideshows, hot dogs, and mermaid parades: Coney Island, a tiny stretch of beachfront in Brooklyn, has left an indelible mark on the world's popular imagination for nearly 150 years. Correspondent David Pogue rides a rollercoaster of history in exploring the allure of the New York seaside resort.
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Supreme Celebrates the Iconic Chopped Cheese Sandwich

Always celebrating its New York roots, Supreme recently delivered a celebration of the iconic Chopped Cheese sandwich. The Chopped Cheese, also known as “a chop cheese,” is undeniably a staple of New York City. Often erroneously compared to a cheesesteak and cheese sloppy joe, the sandwich is commonly found in bodegas throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. Finding worldwide acclaim in recent years, the sandwich is prepared on a plancha grill and mainly features ground beef, onions, melted cheese and served with lettuce, tomatoes and choice condiments on a toasted hero roll.

TAKE 5 Lottery Winning Ticket Sold in The Bronx

The New York Lottery announced on Tuesday, July 20, that there was one top-prize winning ticket sold for the July 19 TAKE 5 drawing. The ticket, worth $53,784.50, was purchased at 3N Convenience Inc, located at 950 Allerton Avenue in The Bronx. The five winning numbers for the TAKE 5...
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The Best Things to Do in Milford, PA

Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains have come a long way since their day as a couples-only resort haven. The heart-shaped beds and cheap sparkling wine have been replaced with more sophisticated offerings. The little hamlet of Milford, located only 75 miles west of New York City, exemplifies this.
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This Delicious Keto-Friendly Ice Cream Can Actually Help You Lose Up to 12 Pounds in a Week

YouTube videos of folks making keto ice cream in mason jars have racked up millions of hits, and it’s no wonder: The recipe is stunningly easy, the results are decadent, and the treat boasts a secret ingredient that kills appetite as it triples fat burn. “I’m a huge fan,” says New York weight loss expert Tro Kalayjian, MD, who personally shed 150 pounds while enjoying lots of keto ice cream and milkshakes. “This is more than just a substitute for Häagen-Dazs — it’s a powerful weight-loss tool.” Women once struggling to shed a single ounce report using flavors like mint chip and double-chocolate peanut butter to trigger losses of up to 12 pounds a week. “I have also seen many diabetic patients get off insulin,” adds Dr. Tro. “Keto ice cream can help transform your health for the better!”
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Sip & Spin: BierWax's Unique Mixture Of Craft Beer And Vinyl Records

The bookcases that line the walls of BierWax are overflowing with more than 5,000 vinyl records. The taps are filled with finely curated local craft beer. BierWax is New York City’s premier vinyl record craft beer bar -- possibly the only one of its kind. Music and beer aficionados can enjoy two pursuits at this Black-owned establishment. It also serves up wine, cider, mead, cocktails, and liquor pours.
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9 New York City-area Pizzas Worth the Wait

It’s the middle of summer in New York, which means that the city typically clears out on weekends as people head to the mountains or the beach. While the streets may look a little emptier than usual, you’ll likely still be able to find New Yorkers and tourists gathered en masse in a few places, increasingly at new and noteworthy pizzerias around the Big Apple.
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Best African Cuisine in NYC

Have you tried African cuisine before? Ever heard of Jollof rice? It's Amazing!! Today we're gonna tour some West African Restaurants in NYC and see how amazing their Jollof can be! After spending months in Accra, Ghana I've managed to get an authentic taste for African food; now we're going to see how closely it compares to the Mother land!! Jollof is a tomato based rice dish made with peppers, onions and other various spices! If you guys are just as curious as I was, then tag along, sit back and enjoy the ride!
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5 Campgrounds In New York To Visit This Year

Camping is a fun recreational activity that allows us to enjoy the outdoors with everything Mother Nature has to offer. That never fails to make us happy, and the thought of even just a day or two in our tents, is enough to get us through the toughest of weeks. Also, It is a favorite pastime activity among many people because it is cost-effective and its unpredictability for many is exciting.
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These are the NYC hotels with the worst bed bug complaints

This news really bites for out-of-towners dreaming of a New York City visit. Some 188 local hotels, including 108 located within a one-mile radius of Times Square, have allegedly hosted some very unwanted guests in recent years: bed bugs. That’s according to a skin-crawling new study from Pest Strategies, an...
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Top Places for Gourmands in NYC

Eating in New York City.Photo by mar Hassan on For all of you foodies making a trip to New York, you’re in luck. You’ve chosen what is probably the most gourmand-friendly place to see, and taste. There are plenty of chances to feed your inner street food critic or simply enjoy striking a strange meal off of your bucket list. So, choosing the top places for gourmands might be a bit tricky. What is the type of food which you prefer? Though, in the end, a visit isn’t everything. If you fall in love with the Big Apple, as many have before, moving here would be a perfect thing to do. If that would interest you, let us take you for a short tour around the best gourmet spots in the neighborhood, shall we?