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Bloomberg, Clinton Announce Cleaner Air in Times Square

by Claudia Morell
Mayor Bloomberg and President Clinton
Claudia Morell, WFUV

The quality of air in Times Square is cleaner and healthier since a pedestrian plaza was opened in 2009, according to a recent study by the New York City Department of Health. The plaza is one of many around the city including Union Square, Columbus Circle, and Herald Square, and is part of Mayor Bloomberg’s initiative to make New York City “greener” by 2030.

Mourners Gather to Remember Geraldine Ferraro

by Associated Press
Geraldine Ferraro
Drew Saunders, flickr

Onetime vice presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro was remembered as a political trailblazer and a devoted mother and friend Thursday at a funeral that drew dignitaries including former President Bill Clinton, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi.

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