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Jalil Dewan of Sunnyside arrested after trying to board flight at JFK with rifle, machetes, Port Aut

amny.com — A Kennedy Airport passenger who indicated he was flying to a movie shoot was arrested after several weapons, including a rifle and a machete, were found in his checked luggage, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said Thursday.
Nov 28, 2014

Hi neighbor! MT @amNewYork: A Queens man arrested while trying to board a flight with a rifle and machetes bit.ly/15E8cNs

Queens gift ideas: 9 of the borough's best gifts

amny.com — It's 2014: We all have a few friends who bravely (eye roll) left Brooklyn behind and ventured north into Queens. And now they can't stop talking about how great Queens is. Add to that new-found pride with a gift from the best borough.

De Blasio: No comparison between Ferguson, New York City

amny.com — Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday the deaths of unarmed black men in recent NYPD incidents are not comparable to what happened in Ferguson, Missouri, nor are the states of police-community relations. He compared the violent unrest in Missouri after a grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown with the simultaneous, but relatively calm, demonstrations in Manhattan.
Nov 25, 2014

protester reflecting on another tragic killing: "It's where the tears can't fall no more" amny.com/news/de-blasio…

NYC protesters await Ferguson grand jury decision: images

amny.com — New Yorkers gathered to hear the grand jury's decision in the fatal shooting of Michael

'Babadook' movie review -- 4 stars

amny.com — 'Babadook' movie review: A horror film that aspires to more than frights ROBERT LEVIN The best horror movies aspire to more than just scaring the audience.
Nov 26, 2014

The extraordinary BABADOOK, one of the best horror films I've seen, is out Friday. My @amNewYork review bit.ly/1tjVXL1

Spotify times turkey roasting with Thanksgiving tunes

amny.com — Spotify agrees: this Thanksgiving is all about that baste. Forget your fluky kitchen timer or even the iPhone alarm you know you're going to ignore five hours after you put the turkey in the oven. Let Spotify do the kitchen time-keeping for you.
Nov 27, 2014

RT @amNewYork: Putting the finishing touches on your turkey? Spotify has a playlist for you bit.ly/11V6oND