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Four Fired SUNY Downstate Surgeons Sue, Claim Retaliation for Whistleblowing

Lawsuits filed by three cardiac specialists and one transplant physician allege a pattern of negligence and revenge at the Brooklyn hospital, which serves immigrant communities.

Wedding Business Is Blooming for NYC Garden Venues

Botanical gardens, many of which just recently welcomed back guests as "low-risk" attractions in Phase 4 of the city’s reopening, are reporting brisk business for last-minute, open-air nuptial celebrations.

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NYC Auctions ‘Old, Broken and Beyond Repair’ Riot Helmets and Gas Masks

City agencies often sell off equipment they no longer can use. But a few recent lots on the block raise questions during a period marked by the pandemic and protests.

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Archdiocese Admits Accused Predator Priest Is Still Manhattan Pastor as Four More Abuse Suits Are Filed

Msgr. John Paddack, now the subject of 11 Child Victims Act lawsuits, is still pastor of Notre Dame Church Morningside Heights, THE CITY has learned.

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Paramedics and EMTs Under Staggering Stress in Era of Disease and Disruption

The FDNY is adding five times as many EMS peer counselors as mental-health hotline calls spike and union says a "severe crisis" has hit frontline workers dealing with COVID PTSD.

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What Happens If There’s a Blackout?

As Con Edison downplays the risk of a mass power outage, some New Yorkers are preparing for the possibility amid a pandemic, protests and uncertain times.

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‘Time for a Reckoning’: Flood of Abuse Cases Against NY Archdiocese Filed Amid Deadline Uncertainty

Church hit with nearly 100 Child Victims Act lawsuits in a month as courts open and Albany plays "smoke-and-mirrors game" with deadline.

‘Long, Strange Trip’: Comedian Elayne Boosler’s Cousin Reburied After Grave Error

Dorothea Buschell, who inexplicably paid for a Catholic burial before dying at a Brooklyn nursing home, was finally laid to rest with her family at a Jewish cemetery on Long Island.

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No ‘Easy Fix’: Products Used to Prevent Coronavirus Offer Little Guarantees

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‘It’s Time’: Area Nursing Homes Prepare to Welcome Visitors

Plexiglass dividers on dining tables and air purifiers are among the changes long-term care facilities are adding in anticipation of visitors. Still, no date has been set.