Daily Intel

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Country:United States
State/Province:New York
Location:New York

By NY Magazine, covering general and NY news



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Our local papers are officially hellbent on ruining the inspirational story of the officer who bought boots for a barefoot homeless man. It's emerged that Jeffrey Hillman is still barefoot and has a home, and now the Post reports that he also has qui...

We knew post-Sandy theft in Queens' 100th precinct (Rockaways, Breezy Point) was bad, what with the piggy bank burglaries. But a number-crunching story from the New York Daily News includes this startling statistic that shows just how frequent an occ...

Reports that Mayor Bloomberg urged Hillary Clinton to run for mayor in 2013 suggest he might not be thrilled with the current field, but at least Christine Quinn doesn't have to worry about Bloomberg backing Joe Lhota. The New York Times reports...

Thirty non-union employees in the New York Times newsroom, preferably high-paid managers, are being asked to take a buyout package by January 24, the paper announced today. "There is no getting around the hard news that the size of the newsroom...

Jonathan Karl reports that House Republicans now appear ready to put into effect what they are calling a “Doomsday Plan" — the passing of an extension of the Bush tax cuts on incomes under $250,000 a year. How, you might ask, does the Doomsd...

If you are a junior member of the Deutsche Bank workforce and you got called into the office last Saturday, you may have noticed some half-naked twentysomethings on your way in. That's because a bikini beach party was breaking out in the lobby of the...

Police are hunting for a man who allegedly pushed another man in front of a Q train at the 49th Street and Seventh Avenue station earlier this afternoon during an argument, killing him, according to NBC New York. ... More »...