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Hackers expose nude photos of celebrities, but who’s at fault?

nydailynews.com — After stars like Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and Ariana Grande were quite literally exposed on Sunday by hackers who found and then publicly posted hundreds of nude photos from iCloud, a pseudo-intellectual debate of sorts emerged (where else?) online over who is to blame for such an outrageous injustice.
Sep 02, 2014

S.E. Cupp wrote something worth a reading on the whole nudie celeb thingy: nydailynews.com/opinion/hacker…

Sep 02, 2014

RT @secupp: Cupp: In Celeb Nude Photo-Gate, Common Sense Advice Leads to Absurd Cries of Misogyny nydn.us/Y9DF6M @nydailynews

Sep 02, 2014

Cupp: In Celeb Nude Photo-Gate, Common Sense Advice Leads to Absurd Cries of Misogyny nydn.us/Y9DF6M @nydailynews

Politicians demand stop to subsidies for adoptive parents who sent their kids away

nydailynews.com — Fix it. That was the cry from politicians Tuesday in the wake of a Daily News report showing the city has turned a blind eye to hundreds of adoptive parents who continue to pocket subsidies for kids they have discarded. "Clearly we don't want to spend money that's not going to the immediate work," Mayor de Blasio told reporters.
Sep 02, 2014

.@NickNehamas sparks calls for reform. Politicians demand stop to subsidies for adoptive parents who sent kids away m.nydailynews.com/new-york/pols-…

Sep 02, 2014

Politicians demand stop to subsidies for adoptive parents who sent their kids away  nydn.us/Y9IZXO

Sep 02, 2014

Politicians demand stop to subsidies for adoptive parents who sent their kids away  nydn.us/Y9IZXO

Gov. Cuomo to voters: Read The Daily News

nydailynews.com — Gov. Cuomo has a message to voters trying to decide who to vote for in next week's primary - read the Daily News. Cuomo, speaking at an unrelated event in Lower Manhattan, was asked how Democratic New Yorkers should decide who to vote for on Sept.
Sep 02, 2014

"I've been in many debates that I think were a disservice to democracy." m.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypol…

Sep 02, 2014

You should read it anyway MT .@OrenYaniv: Endorsed MT .@jfermino: Gov. Cuomo to voters: Read the Daily News nydn.us/1sXRbmZ

Sep 02, 2014

What a guy… RT @jfermino: Gov. Cuomo to voters: Read the Daily News nydn.us/1sXRbmZ

New condo tower slated to rise on Greenwich St. will be the tallest residential building downtown

nydailynews.com — Move over, One World Trade Center. Another game-changing new development is set to irreversibly alter the downtown skyline. A new condo project slated to rise at 125 Greenwich St. site will top 1,356 feet, making it the second tallest building downtown, just shy of its neighbor at One World Trade Center.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @KathyClarkeNYC: New condo tower slated to rise on Greenwich St. will be the tallest residential building downtown  nydn.us/1sXSzpJ

Sep 02, 2014

New condo tower slated to rise on Greenwich St. will be the tallest residential building downtown  nydn.us/1sXSzpJ

Republican Rob Astorino's education plan begins with an end to the Common Core

nydailynews.com — Republican candidate for governor Rob Astorino tried to steal some attention away from the looming Democratic primary battle by releasing his campaign's education agenda. Astorino, the Westchester county executive, released a 15 point plan to improve public education that, not surprisingly, starts with abandoning the Common Core curriculum.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @joelmsiegel: Why would Cuomo's GOP opponent release education plan when all attention is on Dem primary?Anyway, here it is: nydn.us/1utGglZ

Sep 02, 2014

RT @joelmsiegel: Why would Cuomo's GOP opponent release education plan when all attention is on Dem primary?Anyway, here it is: nydn.us/1utGglZ

Sep 02, 2014

Why would Cuomo's GOP opponent release education plan when all attention is on Dem primary?Anyway, here it is: nydn.us/1utGglZ

"Band of Brothers:" Tim Wu endorses John Liu and S.J. Jung for NY Senate - UPDATED

nydailynews.com — Columbia Law professor and Lieutenant Governor candidate Tim Wu on Tuesday endorsed former Controller John Liu for State Senate against incumbent Tony Avella, calling him part of an Asian American "band of brothers."
Sep 02, 2014

Liu on @superwuster endorsement: "not interested in accepting endorsements from people I have never heard of before." m.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypol…

Sep 02, 2014

Somewhat embarrassing for @superwuster: John Liu rejects Wu's endorsement of him in senate race against @TonyAvella: nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypol…

Sep 02, 2014

RT @joelmsiegel: OUCH: "I don't know this person, I have not met this person" John Liu refuses endorsement from Teachout runningmate nydn.us/1CmSAdh

Sep 02, 2014

OUCH: "I don't know this person, I have not met this person" John Liu refuses endorsement from Teachout runningmate nydn.us/1CmSAdh

Chicago man allegedly runs infant over with SUV in horrific attack caught on video

nydailynews.com — In an extremely disturbing video released after the chaotic early Monday incident, the infant's mother can be seen hanging halfway into a moving SUV while dangling her baby away from the car door by one arm. The infant somehow falls and lands just before the vehicle's rear left wheel.

Broncos WR Wes Welker suspended four games for amphetamines, reportedly from taking Molly at Kentucky Derby

nydailynews.com — Peyton Manning will be without one of his weapons for a month after the NFL suspended wide receiver Wes Welker for the first four games of the season for violating the league's performance-enhancing drug policy. Welker reportedly tested positive for a banned amphetamine this summer before learning Tuesday that he lost his appeal that was heard two weeks ago.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @NYDNSports: Broncos WR Wes Welker suspended 4 games for amphetamines, reportedly from taking Molly at Kentucky Derby | nydn.us/Y9QbDi

Sep 02, 2014

RT @NYDNSports: Broncos WR Wes Welker suspended 4 games for amphetamines, reportedly from taking Molly at Kentucky Derby | nydn.us/Y9QbDi

Permanent Records trading Greenpoint for South Slope

nydailynews.com — A POPULAR Greenpoint record store is playing a new venue. Permanent Records has lost the lease to its Franklin St. storefront and plans to move to a shared workspace filled with artists, techies and startups in South Slope at the end of the month.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @nkvenugopal: Permanent Records is closing its Greenpoint store and moving to an office complex with rentable desks in South Slope. nydailynews.com/permanent-reco…

Sep 02, 2014

Permanent Records is closing its Greenpoint store and moving to an office complex with rentable desks in South Slope. nydailynews.com/permanent-reco…

Zephyr Teachout hails "special" relationship with Israel, but doesn't wade into latest conflict

nydailynews.com — Zephry Teachout said if she's elected governor she will work to maintain New York's "special" relationship with Israel, but won't be wading into any foreign policy issues as leader of the state.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @erinmdurkin: Zephyr Teachout hails "special" relationship with Israel, but doesn't wade into latest conflict nydn.us/1sXXuH7

Sep 02, 2014

Zephyr Teachout hails "special" relationship with Israel, but doesn't wade into latest conflict nydn.us/1sXXuH7

Piers Morgan confirms departure from CNN on Twitter

nydailynews.com — Piers Morgan is out at CNN. The oft-controversial British anchor confirmed through his Twitter account that he has declined the cable network's offer to renew his contract. "BREAKING NEWS: I am no longer a @CNN employee," Morgan, 49, wrote Tuesday.

Mark Green endorses Zephyr Teachout and Tim Wu

nydailynews.com — Former public advocate Mark Green endorsed Gov. Cuomo's primary challenger Zephyr Teachout and her running mate Tim Wu Tuesday. Green, who ran against Cuomo for attorney general in 2006, said he's been "dismayed" by the governor's performance.

WWII vet robbed, assaulted outside Ohio hospital: Cops

nydailynews.com — CINCINNATI - An 86-year-old World War II veteran was recovering Tuesday after being beaten outside a southwest Ohio hospital where he was visiting his ailing wife, authorities said. Police arrested 30-year-old Craig Phelps on charges of robbery and other counts, including that he had a needle for heroin use.
Sep 02, 2014

WWII vet robbed, assaulted outside Ohio hospital: Cops fb.me/6EApL3Whd

Sep 02, 2014

WWII vet robbed, assaulted outside Ohio hospital: Cops nydn.us/1sXNn4Z

Terrorist seen in latest ISIS execution video of Steven Sotloff appears to be same killer of James Foley

nydailynews.com — The cloaked Islamic State terrorist's lean figure, stiff posture, British accent and serrated combat knife - seen gripped in his left hand - all eerily mirror the executioner dubbed 'Jihadi John' who was seen in the barbaric decapitation of James Foley two weeks ago last month.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @ZHaberman: Is this the same guy nydn.us/1lxgc9R Latest ISIS execution video of Steven Sotloff appears to be same killer of James Foley @glowgow

Sep 02, 2014

RT @ZHaberman: Is this the same guy nydn.us/1lxgc9R Latest ISIS execution video of Steven Sotloff appears to be same killer of James Foley @glowgow

Meet Nona Farahnik, the lawyer and former TA running Tim Wu's campaign

nydailynews.com — Attorney Nona Farahnik was prepping to transfer to the West coast office of her white shoe law firm last Spring, when her former professor pitched her a better idea. Columbia Law professor Tim Wu, who is running for Lieutenant Governor of New York State as the runningmate of gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout, asked Farahnik, 28, to put her job at Latham & Watkins on hold and run his campaign.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @anniekarni: Meet Nona Farahnik, the lawyer and former TA running Tim Wu's campaign nydn.us/1CnwIyD

Sep 02, 2014

Meet Nona Farahnik, the lawyer and former TA running Tim Wu's campaign nydn.us/1CnwIyD

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