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Going the Distance: Baseball’s Commute to Coney Island Places Strain on Student-Athletes

Going the Distance: Baseball’s Commute to Coney Island Places Strain on Student-Athletes

Michael Thompson, Sports Editor

April 25, 2016


Filed under SPORTS

The life of a student athlete is even more difficult at NYU, where nothing seems close.

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NYU Reacts: NYPD starts counterterror group

Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

February 2, 2015


Filed under NEWS

The New York City Police Department announced its plans for a new 350-officer anti-terrorism squad on Jan. 29. The officers — who will be equipped with extra heavy protective gear, long rifles and machine guns — will be stationed at various posts throughout the city, starting with two precincts ea...

Amtrak sponsors train residency

Amtrak sponsors train residency

Kendall Levison

October 6, 2014


Filed under FEATURES

Three NYU professors were recently selected to be a part of a residency program by Amtrak that allows writers to go on a long train ride and write.

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Friday Farce: Biden converts Oval Office to model train museum

Friday Farce: Biden converts Oval Office to model train museum

February 13, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

Last Thursday, Vice President Joe Biden upset New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio by likening LaGuardia Airport to a Third World country. “I always get a malaria shot before I fly into LaGuardia. Last time I was there I contracted diphtheria, so I’ve been traveling via train since.” The vice presi...

Metro-North train derails on way to Grand Central Terminal

Metro-North train derails on way to Grand Central Terminal

December 2, 2013


Filed under NEWS

A train from Poughkeepsie, N.Y., heading toward Grand Central Terminal derailed at about 7:20 a.m. on Dec. 1, leaving at least four people dead and 11 critically injured. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner could not confirm the number of injuries, but an FDNY spokesman said 63 people were in...

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