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  • Man Tries to Torch Synagogue

    Courtesy of NY Post
    Posted: January 10th, 2003

    A 22-year-old Bosnian Muslim allegedly doused the door of a Brooklyn synagogue with gallons of gas during a rampage.

  • New York City Scaling Back on Defibrillators

    The New York Post
    Posted: January 9th, 2003

    Amid demands to put defibrillators in schools after two students died, Mayor Bloomberg has scaled back a plan to put 1,500 of the lifesaving devices in city buildings.

  • NY Building Facade Collapses

    Courtesy of NY Post
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    The brick facade of a four-story Brooklyn apartment building fell away.

  • Suit Stemming From Racist Parade Float Goes To Trial

    Courtesy of NY1.com News
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    A trial began Tuesday for two firefighters and police officer trying to get their jobs back after they were fired for re-enacting the dragging death of James Byrd in a parade in 1998.