New York City

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Tensions between upstate Senators and New York City Mayor Bill deBlasio were highlighted during a budget hearing on aid to local governments in Albany, when lawmakers questioned the mayor for more than five hours.

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The Habitat for Humanity Coastal Fairfield County chapter will be getting a present a few weeks after Christmas. The non-profit was awarded the wood from the Christmas tree on display at Rockefeller Center in New York City.