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9:09 AM EDT on April 18, 2011

    • Gas Hits $4 In New York State, Forcing Some To Reconsider Driving (News)
    • Donohue: Instead of Promising Free Rides, Pols Must Find Money For MTA Capital Plan (News)
    • Reliable Source Steve Cuozzo: Real Estate Industry Survey Proves Nobody Bikes (Post)
    • Think the Earth Is Round? Try Telling the Post Editorial Page
    • Police Union Deal Sets Up TWU Negotiations (And Jim Walden May Run For DA?) (Crain's)
    • Ticket Fixing Scandal Could Snare 400 Cops (Post, NYT)
    • Cab Drivers and Owners Oppose Plans for Outer Borough Taxi Service (News)
    • SUV Driver Jumps Curb in Park Slope, Sends Four Pedestrians to Hospital (Bklyn PaperNews)
    • Thank You, CT Gov. Dannel Malloy, For Supporting Infrastructure Investment (WNYC)
    • Midtown Pop-Up Café Barely Ekes Out Community Board Win (DNAinfo)
    • Garbage on Sidewalk, Extra Parking Lane Make WaHi Greenway Access Dangerous (DNAinfo)

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