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Cellphones, ping-pong, haircuts among perks for NYC migrants

Thousands of migrants who illegally crossed the US’s southern border recently and claimed asylum are enjoying a slew of free perks in New York City. Mayor Eric Adams — warning that the Biden administration’s border policies could cost the city more than a mind-boggling $1 billion because of the influx — has begged the White …

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Close call between 2 planes at New York’s JFK airport under investigation, FAA says

CNN — The Federal Aviation Administration said it was launching an investigation into how a commercial airliner taxied past a flight taking off from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport on Friday night. The crew of a Delta Air Lines Boeing 737 aborted their takeoff, eventually coming to rest within 1,000 feet of the …

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Grand Central Madison won’t open in 2022, MTA says

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority will miss its own year-end deadline for Long Island Rail Road trains to begin stopping at Grand Central Terminal, the agency conceded Thursday afternoon. The agency now says it hopes to begin service in January in the new part of the terminal, known as Grand Central Madison, the culmination of the …

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Sam Bankman-Fried Denied Bail In The Bahamas On FTX Fraud Charges

A Bahamian magistrate judge on Tuesday denied bail for FTX co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried, citing an increased flight risk, and said he should be taken into custody in the Bahamas until to February 8, 2023, hours after a US federal criminal indictment against Bankman-Fried alleging massive fraud at FTX was unsealed in New York. Bankman-Fried was …

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More than 3,500 US flights delayed Sunday as major storm system hinders travel

New York CNN — A severe weather system in several parts of the United States has prompted the three major airports serving New York to urge passengers to arrive early for flights on what is expected to be one of the busiest travel days of the year. As of Sunday afternoon, 3,507 flights to, from …

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