NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio is pulling back the reins on his plans to quickly get rid of New York City’s horse-drawn carriage industry, stung by a recent outpouring of support for the colorful coaches that have clip-clopped their way through Central Park for more than 150 years.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story April 20 about new research showing biofuels made with corn leftovers are worse for global warming than gasoline in the short term, The Associated Press erroneously reported that cellulosic biofuels that failed to release 60 percent less carbon than gasoline wouldn’t earn a $1 per gallon subsidy. That tax subsidy expired on Dec. 31, 2013.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Former Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Russell Allen is retiring after suffering a concussion and a stroke in a game last December.
NEW YORK (AP) — Forget Jones Beach or the Jersey Shore. A design team says New York’s East River could soon be the place for summer fun.