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NYC's murder surge is on the pols, not the pandemic - and they must act

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

New York City is just one more Grubhub deliveryman, one more Times Square pedestrian, one more subway commuter or one more teenage boy away from a grim milestone: surpassing last year's murder total, after a record-high increase in 2020. Last year, many Wise People said, “Don't worry.” Murder was up because of the pandemic, don't...
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Man shot, killed after confronting car burglar near Lake Merritt in Oakland...

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Huskers, Bluejays earn national seed selections in NCAA Volleyball Tournament

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Jets' Austin Walter has prayers answered: ‘Wasn't going to be denied'

Jets' Austin Walter has prayers answered: ‘Wasn't going to be denied'

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