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eBay Survey: Firearms Are Most Popular Purchase Items In New York State

Despite strong pushes for gun control at the state level in recent years, firearms and supplies ranked as the most popular items purchased on eBay in New York State in a new survey.

08/26/2014

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Mayor De Blasio’s Approval Rating Improves In New Quinnipiac Poll

A survey released Wednesday by Quinnipiac University said that 51 percent of New York City residents approve of the mayor, while 28 percent do not.

06/11/2014

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To Bribe Or Not To Bribe? Survey Finds Nearly 50 Percent Of Parents Bribe Kids For Good Behavior

A new survey by T. Rowe Price‎ finds nearly 50 percent of parents admit to bribing their kids with money to encourage good behavior.

05/15/2014

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Study Ranks New York As Worst State For Retiring

Bankrate noted that New York City is home to nearly half of state residents, and the high taxes and cost of living were to blame for the low ranking.

05/05/2014

A volunteer packs a bag of food stuffs for waiting people at the Yorkville Common Pantry in Harlem (file/Photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Survey: Many NYC Residents Living Without Enough To Eat

The survey found the problem was greatest in the Bronx. Thirty-six percent of residents and 49 percent of children there didn’t have enough money for balanced meals from 2010 through 2012.

11/26/2013

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Sex In The City: New Survey Reveals Which Boroughs Are Getting Busy

It may be the city that never sleeps but New Yorkers seem to be spending a lot of time in the bedroom.

11/08/2013

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Pope Francis Orders Survey Of Roman Catholics’ Views On Church Teachings

In his latest move, Pope Francis has ordered bishops to do some survey work to find out what the faithful really think about the church’s teachings on marriage and family.

11/06/2013

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NYC Cab Drivers Rank Second In Annual Global Taxi Survey

New York’s iconic yellow taxis may be some of the most well-known in the world, but if you’re looking for the best cab drivers, you’ll have to go across the pond.

11/05/2013

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De Blasio Uses New Census Data To Back Up ‘Tale Of 2 Cities’ Platform

The U.S. Census Bureau’s annual American Community Survey shows the poverty rate has risen, while the median household income stayed flat from 2011 to 2012.

09/19/2013

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Poll Finds New York Rudest, Most Arrogant State In The Nation

A new survey from Business Insider asked 1,600 Americans to answer questions about states they don’t live in, like which were the drunkest, the smartest or had the silliest accents.

08/21/2013

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Survey: Many Older Workers Not Planning On Retiring Soon, If At All

A new survey Tuesday indicated that many people approaching retirement age have no intention of stopping working.

02/27/2013

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Study Shows Soaring STD Rates In Many Areas Of New York City

A study by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has found that large parts of the city are plagued with soaring rates for multiple STDs – including HIV/AIDS.

12/10/2012

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Survey: 84 Percent Of New Yorkers Are Satisfied With Lives In The City

A survey released this week indicates that 84 percent of New Yorkers are satisfied with their lives in the city.

CBS New York–10/20/2012

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Poll: 47 Percent Of New Yorkers Are Worse Off Financially Than They Were 4 Years Ago

A new poll finds that 47 percent of New Yorkers say they are worse off financially than they were four years ago, compared to 37 percent who say their finances have improved.

10/13/2012

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Survey: Many Women Would Trade IQ Points For Bigger Breasts

A new survey found that a third of women would lower their IQ if it meant that the size of their breasts would increase.

04/09/2012

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