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What Happened in New York This Week: 10 Stories You Need to Read

A hero barista, a late-night sauna party, oyster happy hours and more made news this week.

Rookie Officer Fatally Shoots 'Total Innocent' in Pink Houses, NYPD Says

Officer Peter Liang fatally shot Akai Gurley in what officials said was an "accidental discharge."

Pilot Program Brings Textbook-Free Classrooms to Brooklyn Schools

Three Brooklyn schools are ditching textbooks for iPads to engage students in digital learning.

Gun Ring Smuggled Weapons to New York Using Chinatown Buses, Officials say

State and local authorities seized more than 70 guns during the months-long investigation, they said.

What You Need to Know Before Sending Your Child to a Dual Language Program

Dual language programs are on the rise in the city's schools. Here's what you need to know about them.

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