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Here's How to Use Public Transit to Get Home Before Blizzard

dnainfo.com — NEW YORK CITY - Subway service will be drastically limited, commuter rail lines will be shut down and major roads may be closed beginning Monday evening as a major snowstorm bears down on the city.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @JulieShapiro: If you’re still at work, leave NOW. Here’s what you need to know about getting home: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

If you’re still at work, leave NOW. Here’s what you need to know about getting home: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

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Man Shot Outside News Corp. Building, FDNY Says

dnainfo.com — MIDTOWN - A man was shot outside the News Corp. building and rushed to the hospital in critical condition Monday, officials said. The man in his 30s was shot outside of 1211 Sixth Ave at 8:46 a.m., FDNY said. The building houses Fox News, the New York Post and the Wall Street Journal.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @weiss_murray: Man Who Shot Self Outside News Corp Said 'Fox Ruined His Life,' Sources Say via @Dnainfo dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

Man Who Shot Self Outside News Corp Said 'Fox Ruined His Life,' Sources Say via @Dnainfo dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

RT @ssdai: Man commits suicide outside News Corp with note saying "Fox ruined his life" dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

Man commits suicide outside News Corp with note saying "Fox ruined his life" dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

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TIMELINE: Here's What You Can Expect From the Storm

dnainfo.com — MIDTOWN - New York City is about to get hit by what Mayor Bill de Blasio called "one of the largest snowstorms in the history of this city." Forecasters are predicting between 18 and 24 inches of the white stuff to fall starting Monday afternoon. Here's what to expect: Monday 1 p.m.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @DNAinfo: Subways will run on normal schedule until 7 or 8 p.m., Cuomo says. Service will be limited after that: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

RT @DNAinfo: “It could be a matter of life and death,” @NYGovCuomo says, telling NYers to be home by 5 or 6 p.m.: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

RT @DNAinfo: “It could be a matter of life and death,” @NYGovCuomo says, telling NYers to be home by 5 or 6 p.m.: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

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Public Schools Will Be Closed Tuesday Due to Blizzard

dnainfo.com — NEW YORK - The city's public schools will be closed on Tuesday, as a blizzard blows into the five boroughs. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the closure on Monday afternoon, to give families time to prepare for the change. Regents exams that were scheduled for Tuesday will be canceled as well.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @DNAinfo: Non-emergency vehicles banned from city streets starting at 11 p.m. Monday, mayor says: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

RT @DNAinfo: Non-emergency vehicles banned from city streets starting at 11 p.m. Monday, mayor says: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

Snow day tomorrow, public schools closed Tuesday, regents rescheduled. Have fun dnainfo.com/new-york/20150… @DNAinfo

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INFO: Here's Everything You Need to Know About the Blizzard

dnainfo.com — NEW YORK - A blizzard of "unprecedented" strength is barreling toward New York City, and is set to dump 2 feet of snow or more on the five boroughs. DNAinfo New York is tracking the storm and will continuously update our home pageand Facebook page with the latest.
Jan 26, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015

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Highbrow Chefs Reveal Their Favorite Lowbrow Snacks From Bodegas

dnainfo.com — NOLITA - They whip up the city's most delectable and trendsetting meals on a nightly basis, but even top chefs admit to indulging in the simple charms of the city's ubiquitous bodegas. From a greasy bacon, egg and cheese on a roll, to the sometimes-dicey produce selection, creative chefs say they're not above noshing at their corner store.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @heidipantz: If bodegas are your only source of food in the nxt 48, let these chefs tell you what to order: dnainfo.com/new-york/20140… pic.twitter.com/CHWknIBCCl

Jan 26, 2015

I'd go for the Frito Pie: Highbrow Chefs Reveal Their Favorite Lowbrow Snacks From Bodegas via @Dnainfo dnainfo.com/new-york/20140…

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Farrell's Orders Beer, Shoppers Throng Park Slope Food Co-op Ahead of Storm

dnainfo.com — BROOKLYN - As stores overflowed with customers scrambling to buy salt, shovels and groceries, Windsor Terrace watering hole Farrell's was prepping for the potentially massive blizzard set to strike the city by stocking up on beer.
Jan 26, 2015

BK preparedness MT @ReporterLeslie: Farrell’s Orders 20 Extra Barrels of Beer, Food Co-op Mandates Line Control: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

RT @ReporterLeslie: Windsor Terrace: Farrell’s ordered 20 barrels of beer for your storm needs (18 Bud, 2 Stella) dnainfo.com/new-york/20150… pic.twitter.com/HTyrqQrjoo

Jan 26, 2015

RT @ReporterLeslie: Windsor Terrace: Farrell’s ordered 20 barrels of beer for your storm needs (18 Bud, 2 Stella) dnainfo.com/new-york/20150… pic.twitter.com/HTyrqQrjoo

Jan 26, 2015

Windsor Terrace: Farrell’s ordered 20 barrels of beer for your storm needs (18 Bud, 2 Stella) dnainfo.com/new-york/20150… pic.twitter.com/HTyrqQrjoo

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Greenpoint Church Opens Homeless Program Despite Protests

dnainfo.com — GREENPOINT - A local church has opened a temporary emergency homeless shelter despite previous dissent from neighbors. The 10-bed program - available only to people already in the neighborhood screened by nonprofit Common Ground - opened on Thursday as a result of efforts by Pastor Amy Kienzle of the Lutheran Church of Messiah and Councilman Stephen Levin.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @justinjm1: Greenpoint protests homeless getting shelter inside a church... dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

RT @DNAinfo: Greenpoint church opens temporary emergency homeless shelter despite protests from neighbors: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

RT @DNAinfo: Greenpoint church opens temporary emergency homeless shelter despite protests from neighbors: dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

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Brooklyn Pantry Steps Up Food Offerings for Blizzard Prep

dnainfo.com — BEDFORD-STUYVESANT - Dozens of Brooklyn residents lined up in the snow outside Brooklyn pantries on Monday to stock up on food and essential items in preparation for this week's blizzard. Bed-Stuy Campaign Against Hunger, which distributes groceries to thousands of New Yorkers each week, increased its food allotment to families and extended its hours to accommodate a steady stream of locals.

Chicago America's Third 'Kinkiest' City, Kink Website Declares

dnainfo.com — CHICAGO - We might be in the Midwest, but that doesn't mean we don't have lots of leather in our closets. Chicago was named the third kinkiest city in America by the very NSFW sex site Kink.com. The good folks at Queerty rounded up the full list, so you won't get fired for checking it out at work.

What to Do When Your Flight Is Delayed at New York's Airports

dnainfo.com — NEW YORK CITY - There are worse places to be snowbound than one of New York City's airports. As officials warned of flight cancellations Thursday at LaGuardia, JFK and Newark airports in the midst of a storm that was expected to drop up to 14 inches of snow, sleet and rain on the five boroughs, there were plenty of reasons for travelers to complain.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @heidipantz: Stuck in transit because of this blizzard? Here’s how to kill time at the #nyc airports: dnainfo.com/new-york/20140… pic.twitter.com/CzO0mn1RG8

Jan 26, 2015

Stuck in transit because of this blizzard? Here’s how to kill time at the #nyc airports: dnainfo.com/new-york/20140… pic.twitter.com/CzO0mn1RG8

Jan 26, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015

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Only 1 Worker Mans NYC ID Card Station Despite People Lined Up in Snow

dnainfo.com — JACKSON HEIGHTS - Dozens of people braved an impending blizzard and sub-zero temperatures to wait for an appointment to get the city's new municipal identification cards, but only one person was at work to assist them, officials said.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @JeffCMays: More @IDNYC trouble: Only 1 Worker Mans NYC ID Card Station Despite People Lined Up in Snow dnainfo.com/new-york/20150… @katie_honan @DNAinfo

Jan 26, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015

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'Frantic' Shopping, Long Lines As New Yorkers Prepare For Blizzard

dnainfo.com — NEW YORK CITY - With a historic blizzard barreling our way, frenzied storm preparations were well underway across the city. Long lines snaked around snow-covered blocks as New Yorkers swarmed supermarkets and hardware stores, trying to stock up on staples from milk to flashlights Monday morning ahead of the 2-foot snow dump.
Jan 26, 2015

"California transplant ... who now lives in the East Village ... said that she was 'excited' for her first blizzard." dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

MT @DNAinfo:"Everybody seems... frantic, like something really, really bad is going to happen” dnainfo.com/new-york/20150… pic.twitter.com/sGdYMkQmK0

Jan 26, 2015

RT @DNAinfo: "Everybody seems really frantic, like something really, really bad is going to happen.” dnainfo.com/new-york/20150… pic.twitter.com/wLxWoFE5Xl

MAP: 7 Classic Village Businesses That Closed in the Past Year

dnainfo.com — GREENWICH VILLAGE - Just a few weeks into 2015, Greenwich Villagers are already mourning another longtime business. Avignone Chemists, a pharmacy that has anchored the corner of Sixth Avenue and Bleecker Street since 1929, is shutting down after a new landlord tripled the rent.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @delfino279: MAP: 7 Classic Village Businesses That Closed in the Past Year via @Dnainfo dnainfo.com/new-york/20150…

Jan 26, 2015

RT @ArizonaJake: MAP: 7 Classic Village Businesses That Closed in the Past Year - Greenwich Village - DNAinfo.com... fb.me/3Hc5HBIV7

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Mr. Cub Urged Fans To Name Twins 'Clark' and 'Addison' ... And They Did

dnainfo.com — CHICAGO - On the ballfield, Ernie Banks earned himself a spot in the Hall of Fame. And everywhere else, Mr. Cub's unshakable loyalty, sunny disposition and his eternal hope - that incurable condition that symbolizes everything it means to be a Cubs fan - cemented his place as a beloved Chicago icon.
Jan 26, 2015

RT @DNAinfoCHI: Mr. Cub urged these twins' parents to name them Addison and Clark. They did just that bit.ly/15B9XdF pic.twitter.com/bz8L1gpizf

Jan 26, 2015

He's lucky Ernie didn't suggest Waveland & Sheffield RT @Konkolskorner Banks got man to name twins Clark & Addison bit.ly/15B9XdF

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Best Doughnuts in Chicago: Check Out the Winners and Photos from Donut Fest

dnainfo.com — WICKER PARK - Doubled in size from its inaugural outing in 2014, Donut Fest returned to Chop Shop's 1st Ward on Sunday and if the sold-out event is any indication, Chicagoans' love affair with fried dough shows no sign of abating.

And the Hottest Place to Eat in Chicago Is ... Pi-Hi Cafe?

dnainfo.com — ROSCOE VILLAGE - Looking for the hottest place to eat in Chicago in 2015? According to Yelp, that would be Pi-Hi Cafe. The website released the Top 100 places to eat in the U.S. and the only Chicago restaurant to crack the list, barely squeaking in at No. 100, was Pi-Hi.

VIDEO: Learn to Move Like a Nets Dancer in Fort Greene

dnainfo.com — FORT GREENE - When it comes to upping your dance game, this is a slam dunk. Brooklynettes captain Amanda Robinson is set to host a 10-week dance class at Fort Greene's Crunch Fitness where she will teach participants routines that her NBA dance team performs during Nets games at Barclays Center.

PHOTOS: Blizzard Bears Down on New York City