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EXCLUSIVE: Long Island state Senate candidate accused by own law firm of stealing $2M through fraudulent billing

nydailynews.com — A Long Island state Senate candidate who promises voters that "Nobody Works Harder!" stole $2 million by routinely billing for lawyering that never happened, his own law firm charges. David Denenberg, a Nassau County legislator who's running for the Senate as a Democrat, created an elaborate narrative to justify years of fake bills, according to a lawsuit the firm Davidoff Hutcher & Citron says it will file Tuesday.
Sep 23, 2014

RT @NYDNGregSmith: Law firm files suit this a.m. alleging one of its own - Senate candidate @DaveDenenberg - is a thief nydn.us/1x4H05A

Sep 23, 2014

Law firm files suit this a.m. alleging one of its own - Senate candidate @DaveDenenberg - is a thief nydn.us/1x4H05A

Sep 23, 2014

RT @NYDNGregSmith: LI state Senate candidate @DaveDenenberg called "criminal mastermind" by his own law firm nydn.us/1x4H05A

Sep 23, 2014

LI state Senate candidate @DaveDenenberg called "criminal mastermind" by his own law firm nydn.us/1x4H05A

Sep 23, 2014

This complicates things for Dems in the NYS Senate: LI candidate sued by his own law firm for $2M fraud nydn.us/1x4H05A

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Average ticket price for Derek Jeter's final home game climbs to $845

nydailynews.com — Saying goodbye to the Captain is becoming a pretty pricey proposition. Tickets prices for Derek Jeter's final game in Yankee Stadium are rising like the Bronx Bombers' bloated payroll as fans prepare an emotional Thursday night farewell for the superstar shortstop.

One third of Alaskans think the Palin family instigated party brawl

nydailynews.com — Alaska has spoken. A third of state voters think the Palin family is to blame for the brawl at a birthday party in Anchorage on Sept. 6. According to the results of a new PPP poll, 18% think others at the shindig were responsible for the fight and more than half (54%) say they don't know who instigated the melee.
Sep 23, 2014

RT @NYDNPolitics: Alaska has spoken. 30% of state residents think the Palin clan is responsible for party fight. nydn.us/1mJHCtW pic.twitter.com/fVHZ0h0y4P

Sep 23, 2014

RT @NYDNPolitics: Alaska has spoken. 30% of state residents think the Palin clan is responsible for party fight. nydn.us/1mJHCtW pic.twitter.com/fVHZ0h0y4P

Sep 23, 2014

RT @NYDNPolitics: Alaska has spoken. 30% of state residents think the Palin clan is responsible for party fight. nydn.us/1mJHCtW pic.twitter.com/fVHZ0h0y4P

Chirlane McCray attended NYPD CompStat meeting for 'perspective': Mayor de Blasio

nydailynews.com — Mayor de Blasio said on Tuesday that he encouraged his wife to attend an NYPD CompStat meeting "for perspective," and that she came away seriously impressed with the department's crime-fighting skills.
Sep 23, 2014

Ad advertised, de Blasio's wife is really involved in City Hall: nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypol…

Sep 23, 2014

.@chirlane was "deeply moved" by going to a CompStat meeting nydn.us/1uDD32W

Sep 23, 2014

RT @DNDailyPolitics: .@Chirlane McCray attended NYPD CompStat meeting for "perspective:" Mayor de Blasio nydn.us/1uDD32W

Buddhist monks defrocked after found with alcohol, condoms and a meth pipe: cops

nydailynews.com — Two Buddhist monks were arrested Thursday after police found them drinking along with evidence they smoked crystal meth at a Cambodian commune, the Cambodia Daily reported. Pich David, 36, and Chan Bunna, 19, were defrocked after they were caught in a private room at the Pur Langka pagoda in Slakram commune with alcohol, condoms and a meth pipe, police said.
Sep 23, 2014

Buddhist monks defrocked after found with alcohol, condoms and a meth pipe: NYDN m.nydailynews.com/news/world/bud…

Sep 23, 2014

Buddhist monks defrocked after found with alcohol, condoms and a meth pipe: cops nydn.us/ZFeWYo

Why a contract extension for NY Mets' Sandy Alderson is the right move; Braves in transition; MLB addresses pace

nydailynews.com — Sandy Alderson thought he would have more money to spend by now, and ownership probably did not imagine it would take this long to build a contender. But while the Alderson-Wilpon partnership has not yet produced success, it makes sense to keep at it.

Michael Bloomberg jokes that he returned to his company to avoid talking ‘feelings’ with girlfriend

nydailynews.com — Michael Bloomberg is in no apparent danger of being voted "World's Most Romantic Boyfriend." The 72-year-old billionaire former mayor gave an eyebrow-raising answer Monday when asked why he returned to his namesake company. "Well, the alternative, in my case, is staying home and talking to Diana about feelings," Bloomberg laughed, a reference to his longtime girlfriend, Diana Taylor.
Sep 23, 2014

Oh Bloomberg. On going back to work: "the alternative, in my case, is staying home & talking to Diana about feelings" nydailynews.com/new-york/bloom…

Sep 23, 2014

RT @DNDailyPolitics: Michael Bloomberg jokes that he returned to his company to avoid talking ‘feelings’ with girlfriend nydn.us/1r24hmc

NY Giants defense thinking big things

nydailynews.com — For two weeks, they looked like a colossal disappointment, an overpaid, underperforming defense that kept committing penalties and just couldn't get off the field. And then the Giants 'D' came out on Sunday against the Houston Texans and dominated the first half of a cruise-control victory.

NY Jets Geno Smith may be running out of time as Michael Vick looms in background

nydailynews.com — When the crazies in green and white had been reduced to a whisper and filed out of MetLife Stadium on Monday night, the question in the back of just about all of their minds reflected the cold, harsh reality of life in the NFL: Is time running out for Geno Smith?
Sep 23, 2014

Geno Smith deserved 1st quarter of season to prove he should be starter. If Jets start 1-3, team must reassess #nyj nydn.us/1rlrvTe

Sep 23, 2014

Column: Geno Smith doesn't have season-long free pass this yr with Vick behind him. Is time running out for him? #nyj nydn.us/1rlrvTe

Sep 23, 2014

RT @NYDNSports: Mehta: Geno Smith may be running out of time as Michael Vick looms in background - nydn.us/1x4JFMp

Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson to deliver pep talk to European Ryder Cup squad

nydailynews.com — GLENEAGLES, Scotland - Paul McGinley is going to one of Scotland's biggest sporting heroes, Sir Alex Ferguson, to pep up his European Ryder Cup squad. McGinley asked Ferguson, the longtime Manchester United manager, to address the team Tuesday night.
Sep 23, 2014

Manchester United legend Sir Alex Ferguson to deliver pep talk to European Ryder Cup squad  nydn.us/1uE7SEO

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law sentenced to life in prison

nydailynews.com — Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law can rot in prison before he burns in Hell. A Manhattan judge sentenced Sulaiman Abu Ghaith - who stood by Bin Laden's side as he claimed credit for the Sept. 11 attacks - to life in prison Tuesday so he can "never again" engage in murderous conduct.
Sep 23, 2014

The judge noted the defiant Sulaiman Abu Ghaith thought 9/11 was "funny" before sentencing him to life in prison nydn.us/1x7AAm0

Sep 23, 2014

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law and al-Qaeda spokesman sentenced to life in prison nydn.us/1x7AAm0

Start spreading the news: Cadillac brings its global headquarters to the Big Apple next year

nydailynews.com — If you thought urbanization only applied to people, think again. Cadillac has announced that starting next year they are moving their global headquarters to New York and distancing themselves from GM in order to expand the brand. Cadillac has been on the rise in recent years, putting out better-than-ever products and reaping the benefits of increased sales.
Sep 23, 2014

Start spreading the news: @Cadillac brings its global headquarters to the Big Apple next year nydn.us/1r4eXRl #Cadillac #NewYorkCity

After 13 seasons in the minors, Guilder Rodriguez gets his first MLB hit with Texas Rangers

nydailynews.com — ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Guilder Rodriguez played 13 seasons and 1,095 games in the minor leagues before the Texas Rangers called up the 31-year-old switch-hitting infielder earlier this month. Now he has quite a night to remember, one shared with his father from Venezuela who watched him play in the United States for the first time in 10 years.
Sep 23, 2014

RT @NYDNSports: After 13 seasons in the minors, Guilder Rodriguez gets his first MLB hit with @Rangers. nydn.us/1r4zC7O

Three dead after uniformed former UPS employee opens fire at Alabama warehouse

nydailynews.com — Three people are dead after a former UPS employee, wearing his uniform, opened fire inside an Alabama warehouse Tuesday morning. The gunman is among the dead at the Birmingham shipping center, police said. The gunfire at Inglenook Lane was reported to police around 9:21 a.m. as an active shooter, Chief A.C.
Sep 23, 2014

RT @NYDailyNews: BREAKING: Three dead after uniformed former @UPS employee opens fire at Alabama warehouse. nydn.us/1x7BZJs -@NYCitySasha

Tied Poll Numbers Draw Fire Between Staten Island Congressional Candidates

nydailynews.com — The Daily News on Monday reported on internal Democratic polling that shows Rep. Michael Grimm (R-S.I.) tied at 46% in a race to represent New York's 11th district. Grimm spokesman Nicholas Iacono responded Monday with a statement employing the hyperbolic, bellicose language that has become a staple of Grimm's campaign comments.
Sep 23, 2014

RT @dfriedman33: Spox says Recchia is happy to debate Grimm and hopes Grimm "won't threaten to murder anyone on live television." nydn.us/1r2kUy1

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