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Helicopter service offers $99 rides from Manhattan to NYC-area airports

  NEW YORK (PIX11) – Bumper to bumper traffic, don’t you love it? — said no one ever. More than likely, you’ve found yourself in a traffic nightmare while on your way to the airport. Instead of missing your flight, how about hopping in a chopper. It’s called Gotham Air and they’re offering affordable helicopter […]

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New app creates invisible boyfriend or girlfriend for single people

  NEW YORK (TRP) – “Why aren’t you married yet?” It’s the age-old question that could infuriate any single person who is just minding his or her own business. What some may deem as just being inquisitive could sometimes, for a single person, feel like a tactless grilling. For times like these, having an invisible […]

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10-year-old fan who made Justin Timberlake cry talks about now-viral moment

  STATEN ISLAND (TRP) – When it comes to pop stars, it’s usually the fans who get overwhelmed with emotion. The tables got turned however, at a recent show at the Barclays Center where Justin Timberlake was caught off guard when he came across a 10-year-old boy in the front row. “How old are you […]

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WATCH: Sassy school kids give their take on Thanksgiving

  BERGEN BEACH, Brooklyn (TRP) — We all have our our own perspective on Thanksgiving. Some of us see it as a time for family and others find it a tad stressful, but what about the youngin’s? Andrew Ramos spent the day with children from the Millennium Development program in Bergen Beach, Brooklyn where they […]

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Pint-size rappers, powerhouse singers prep for Radio City Music Hall debut

  NEW YORK (TRP) – Performing at New York’s iconic Radio City Music Hall is a dream many musicians have, and a very special group of local students are getting that very chance. From as young as 6 to 18 years old – the talent is raw and in the process of getting ready for […]

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Local teen ignites ‘Bronx Whine’ dance fever on NYC

  THE BRONX (TRP) — He’s only 16-years-old and Carlos Almonte, better known as BB Bronx is blowing up on YouTube with his new single “Bronx Whine” featuring Reggaeton star Farruko, which pays homage to the borough’s treasured urban dance. “When I first got to the Bronx, everybody was doing it and I was like […]

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Super Bowl XLVIII: Who does it belong to, NY or NJ?

HOBOKEN, N.J. (TRP) — Despite its designated location, Super Bowl XLVIII is widely considered to be a New York event. The fact is — it will take place at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Some say the Garden State really isn’t getting its due. New Jersey resident and PIX11 reporter Andrew Ramos traveled […]

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Mets hold national anthem auditions — Rappers need not apply

NEW YORK (TRP) — The National Anthem is a song we all know but it takes a little something special to perform it with flair. Despite it being well-over 100 days till Opening Day, the New York Mets are in search for a singing star to belt out the tune when they kick off the […]

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How to perfect the art of the ‘selfie’

  NEW YORK (TRP) — Love it or hate it but the “selfie” has clawed its way into history. The Oxford English Dictionary has named it the word of 2013. Oxford defines it as “a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one taken with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to a social […]

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