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State Paid Double Estimated Market Value for Some Sandy-Damaged Homes

Tax records show wide gaps between what the state paid and what the city said homes were worth.

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Senate Budget Rejects Pre-K Tax But Provides Equivalent Funds, Sources Say

The state Senate offered $2.7 billion over 5 years for UPK and after-school, but won't permit a tax.

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Cuomo More Popular Than De Blasio in NYC, Polls Show

The mayor's poll numbers lagged behind Cuomo's numbers as the two face off over universal pre-K.

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De Blasio Plans to Double Number of After-School Seats by Fall 2014

The mayor vowed to more than double the number of middle school after-school slots by the fall of 2014.

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State Food Stamp Aid Will Reduce Strain on City's Poor, Advocates Say

A new plan from Gov. Cuomo to restore SNAP benefits would help the city, advocates said.

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MTA Approves Verrazano Toll Discounts

The MTA board approved Gov. Cuomo's discount for Staten Islanders using the Verrazano Bridge.

Bed-Stuy »

Interfaith Needs to Remain a Full-Service Hospital, Supporters Say

Supporters want Interfaith to remain full-service despite the governor's plan to alter hospitals.

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De Blasio Push for Universal Pre-K Is Missing the Mark, Critics Say

De Blasio has failed to shore up support among lawmakers, even in his own backyard, officials say.

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Federal Money Approved to Sustain Struggling Brooklyn Hospitals

The federal government approved a plan to reinvest $8 billion into New York's health care system.

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Republican Leader Vows to Block State Vote on De Blasio's Pre-K Tax

State Senate co-leader Dean Skelos said Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan would not come to vote in Albany.

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Verrazano Bridge Toll Cut on Track for Staten Islanders

The plan would lower the tolls on the bridge for Staten Island residents and businesses.

Cobble Hill »

Long Island College Hospital Not Eligible for Medicaid Waiver Money: Report

The money from the federal government reportedly cannot be used to save the Cobble Hill hospital.

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Albany's Empty Promises on Pre-K Show Need for de Blasio Tax, Advocates Say

Every governor since George Pataki has promised statewide universal pre-kindergarten.

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Harry Belafonte to Speak at Play Inside Interfaith Medical Center

The legendary performer and activist will speak at a performance of "The Death of Bessie Smith."

Cobble Hill »

SUNY to Seek 'Final and Best Offers' for Long Island College Hospital

SUNY will reopen the "Request for Proposals" process, officials said Tuesday night.