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Amid a blizzard last Thursday night, Menachem "Max" Stark was kidnapped outside his Brooklyn office; his smoldering remains were found in a Long Island dumpster Friday.
Stark was allegedly a slumlord who had angered a lot of former tenants and apparently owed money to more people... read on
January 2, 2014 | 6:29 am
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The news today that Ariel Sharon, Israel's legendary military leader and former prime minister, is near death brought with it second-order news: Sharon is still alive.
Don't blame me for forgetting. Sharon has been in a coma since suffering a stroke on January 4, 2006 (after... read on
December 28, 2013 | 7:33 pm
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