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Report: NYC Apartment Security Deposits Are Too Damn High

Excessively high apartment rental security deposits are contributing to the affordability crisis, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer said today as he proposed reforms to lower barriers to housing for renters. [ more ‘ ]

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Watch As Sacha Baron Cohen Gets Congressmen To Endorse Arming 4-Year-Olds With Guns

On Sunday night, Sacha Baron Cohen‘s new show Who Is America? debuted, following a week of headlines hyping the new series. A master of disguise, it was revealed that during filming Cohen had managed to fool the likes of Sarah Palin and former Vice President Dick Cheney. [ more ‘ ]

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A Complete Guide To NYC‘s New Dockless Bike Share

A new era of dockless commercialized bike sharing dawned in our city this past weekend, with two companies, Pace and Lime, scattering some 200 two-wheelers all up and down Rockaway Beach Park, with a promise of more to come, including pedal-assist models. Both Lime and Pace are app-driven operations, meaning that if you don‘t download the app to your phone you can‘t use them. Both offer bi

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Early Addition: Grinning Trump Winks At Putin Following Private Meeting

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Baby Trump Balloon Is Coming To America

A fake and very unfair balloon parody of President Donald John Trump is coming to New Jersey after its failing debut at the very small London protests during Trump‘s victorious visit. The inflatable baby, which again, is fake fake fake and does not in any way accurately depict our virile and very mature 239-pound Leader, is expected to appear in the air near Trump‘s Bedminster, NJ golf clu

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Aw, Rat Baby Emerges From Bathroom Sink In Brooklyn

As the old saying goes, you ain‘t a real New Yorker until [horrifying experience that would make any sane person question why they pay absurd amounts of money to live here]. On Friday (the 13th, naturally), Bari Finkel got to fill in her bracket when a baby rat fought its way through her bathroom sink, pushed itself through the drain, scampered around the sink leaving trails of sludge, and then reunited with its mo

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Man Allegedly Abusing Child On Subway Caught On Video Threatening Family Who Intervened

A family says an E train rider threatened them with a knife and said the husband was "going to die today" after they told him to stop hitting his child. Now the police are looking for the suspect, who is wanted for menacing. [ more ‘ ]

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