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Tax break to spur NYC housing development won’t be revived

Alec Tabak/for New York Daily News Gary LaBarbera, the president of the Building and Construction Trades Council of Greater New York, said the 421-a tax break is dead for good. A key housing tax break is “dead and will not be revived,” the head of the building trades union said Monday. The 421-a tax break expired last month after the ...

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Mark Zuckerberg says Free Basics shutdown won’t keep Internet.org out of India

This morning, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India effectively banned Facebook’s Free Basics program from the country, ruling that the system and others like it violate the principles of net neutrality. It’s a big setback for Facebook’s Internet.org program, which looks to provide basic connectivity to poor nations — but in a post today, Mark Zuckerberg said the ruling would not push ...

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Razor promises its Hovertrax hoverboard won’t catch fire or explode

The hoverboard was undeniably the breakout gadget of 2015. So it’s only fair the self-balancing two-wheeled scooters would show up in full force here at CES 2016, and Razor’s Hovertrax is among the most talked about models in the category. That’s because the brand known still for its handlebar toy scooters says its the only company legally allowed to sell ...

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Comcast says its streaming TV service won’t count against data caps because it doesn’t use the internet

Comcast internet subscribers shopping around for streaming video services are going to have a pretty convincing reason to opt for the company’s own product, called Stream TV. That’s because data used for the service won’t count against subscribers’ data caps, which start at 300GB per month. In addition, bandwidth used by the service won’t impact your network speeds — Comcast ...

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Volkswagen reportedly won’t give promotions to any managers next year due to diesel scandal

Volkswagen’s massive diesel emissions scandal isn’t just an embarrassment for the company: by many estimates, it’s also going to cost it tens of billions of dollars in fines, lawsuits, and recalls. So the company needs to find ways to cut back spending — and it’s turning to its employees to make up some of that extra cash. Employees in managerial ...

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Microsoft’s most popular Lumias won’t get every Windows 10 feature

Microsoft has been heavily focused on low-end Windows Phone hardware over the past two years to grow market share, but its upcoming Windows 10 update won’t be finely tuned for these devices with low specifications. Microsoft’s Joe Belfiore revealed on Twitter yesterday that the software maker is working on Windows 10 for phones with 512MB of RAM, but that “features ...

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Aries Spears — I LIKE MICHAEL SAM … But I Won’t Apologize for Gay Joke!

EXCLUSIVE Aries Spears says he will NOT apologize for cracking a gay joke about Michael Sam on ESPN last week — telling TMZ Sports, “There’s nothing to apologize for. It’s a joke.” Spears was at LAX yesterday — and acknowledged he ruffled some feathers when he appeared on “Sportsnation” and said, “I went out and got my first Michael Sam jersey. ...

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Jim Harbaugh won’t coach 49ers next season even if they win the Super Bowl, per report

Don’t expect the “Jim Harbaugh is discontent” rumors to subside any time soon. Whether the awkward friction between Jim Harbaugh and the 49ers is real or a media perpetuation, it appears that rumors won’t be dying down any time soon. On Sunday, Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reported that the Niners head coach won’t be returning to San Francisco next season, ...

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Summer Vacationers, Beware: 5 Travel Scams That Won’t Die

Filed under: Travel, Ripoffs & Scams, Airfare, Vacation Planning, Saving Getty Images Scammers and swindlers are targeting summer vacationers. From unscrupulous taxi drivers to credit card thieves posing as hotel receptionists, here are a few things to carefully avoid while traveling this summer. The Bait and Switch When we recently asked readers about their experiences using third-party booking sites, many ...

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One Small Glass of Wine a Week During Pregnancy Won’t Harm Child, Says Doctor

Recent studies have divulged a secret: it has stated that one glass of wine a week does not harm the child. Children who are born to women who have been drinking one glass of wine a week do not suffer from any kind of behavioral or cognitive problems, suggests a recent study. The issue of pregnancy and drinking has raised ...

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