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Stories From Main Street: Teen Intern Bringing Free Self-Defense Classes To Greenburgh

For her summer internship with the town, Emily Salwen is putting together a free self-defense course.


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Tae Kwon Do Championship On Long Island To Benefit Superstorm Sandy Victims

Tae kwon do Master Ed Park and his father, Yeon Hwan, a former U.S. Olympic coach, are bringing the New York Open Tae Kwon Do Championship to Nassau County.


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Superheroes Suit Up To Combat Anti-Gay Attacks In NYC

With a string of attacks against gay men in the city recently, a group of real-life superheroes is suiting up and swooping in to help stop the violence.


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Seen At 11: Ward Off Muggers With Krav Maga

Statistics show that a woman is assaulted every 29 seconds, but a class in New York City is teaching women how to protect themselves – using whatever is in their purse.