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  • Scientific Journal Articles
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    Green tea and black tea have recently been the topic of many scientific articles and experiments. There have been many findings in the past several years that link tea with the prevention or decrease in many diseases and cancers. For my critical review, I chose to delve into the subject of the benefits of black, green and oolong (red) tea. The New York Times article I am using claims that these teas help prevent against plaque buildup and many types of cancers including skin, lung, esophagus, st...
  • English 99 1 99 New York
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    English 99 1/1/99 New York I know of a interesting place where people flock to in hope of success. I on the other hand have been to this place twice as a tourist. People call it the big apple or the city that never sleeps. Its home to Wall Street and the world champion Yankees. This place is called New York. I go to New York annually to see Jake a friend of mine who lives there. He is my best friend and went into the Air Force two years ago and ended up in New York. Its hard to raise enough mone...
  • Mayor Giuliani
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    When Mayor Giuliani first began his campaign for mayor he placed a strong emphasis on quality of life, crime, business, and education. This strategy proved to be very successful and he was appointed as the 107th Mayor of New York. As Giuliani began his term began to follow through on his promises and made several changes in many of New York's important bureaus ('Biography of Rudolph", n. d. ). The first task that Giuliani took was that of decreasing the amount of crime that was present in New Yo...
  • Black Puerto Ricans
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    Thernstrom and Orlov in The Harvard Encyclopaedia of American Ethnic Groups define the term Hispanic as "an easy way to collectively refer to a growing number of Spanish origin or Spanish -speaking people in the United States". The main component groups of the Hispanic population of the United States are Cubans, Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, and to a lesser extent Dominicans, and other Central and South Americans. This umbrella term is therefore used to describe dissimilar peoples from different coun...
  • New York Prison
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    In the opening sequence of John Carpenter's Escape From New York, an anonymous narrator sets the tone of desperation and hopelessness with the line "once you go in, you never come out". The narrator is referring to the only rule in the maximum security prison built on Manhattan Island. The prison, which was built in 1981 as a reaction to the crime rate going up 400 percent, has no guards. It's every man for himself. The once busy streets of New York city are now nearly deserted, decayed, and run...
  • Animal Research With Non Animal Methods
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    Animal Experimentation at New York University Using animals for medical experimentation and education is a controversial subject that often leads to a heated debate. The issues are complex, but the suffering and waste involved in animal experimentation are painfully obvious. Vivisection, the act of cutting into a live animal, has led the nation down countless scientific dead ends, while detracting funds and attention from more applicable scientific research. The practice of animal experimentatio...
  • Bank Of New York The Asset Utilization
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    Executive Summary Founded in 1784, the Bank of New York is the oldest bank in the United States. It was the first bank in New York that opened just months after the departure of British troops from American soil in lower Manhattan. During that time period the monetary system was complex and confusing. The founders decided that The Bank of New York wasn't going to be a common institution that capitalized on land; it focused on specie, which is money in coins. Then in 1792 the first corporate stoc...
  • Countee Cullen's First Journal Of Poetry
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    Countee Cullen was a prominent American poet and was known as the "poster poet" of the 1920 artistic movement called the Harlem Renaissance. The Harlem Renaissance produced the first African American works of literature in the United States. There were many leading figures in the Harlem Renaissance such as James Weldon Johnson, Claude McKay, Langston Hughes, Wallace Thurman and Area Bon temps. Cullen was simply an amazing young man who won many poetry contests throughout New York, published two ...
  • Rapid Industrialization And Urbanization Of New York
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    April 17, 1996 For a number of reasons, business enterprise in New York grew by leaps and bounds between 1825 and 1860. New York's growth between the years 1825 and 1860 can be attributed to a number of factors. These include but cannot be limited to the construction of the Erie Canal, the invention of the telegraph, the developed of the railroads, the establishment of Wall Street and banking, the textile, shipping, agriculture and new paper industries, the development of steam power and the use...
  • New York The Empire State New York
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    New York THE EMPIRE STATE New York is in the northeastern United States. It is one of the middle atlantic states. The Dutch built its first settlements. Then, England ruled New York for more than a hundred years. In 1788, New York became one of the original 13 states. First I am going to tell you how New York became the 11th state. On Joly 9, 1776, the provincial congress of New York met in White Plains. It approved The Declaration Of Independence which the Continental Congress had adopted on Ju...
  • Regular Exhibitions Of The Artist's Work
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    In 1939, he studied under Reginald Marsh at the Art Students League in New York, and the following year under Hoyt L. Sherman at the School of Fine Arts at Ohio State University, Columbus. He served in the army from 1943 to 1946, after which he resumed his studies and was hired as an instructor. He obtained an M.F.A. in 1949. In 1951, the Carle bach Gallery, New York, organized a solo exhibition of his semi-abstract paintings of the old West. Shortly thereafter, the artist moved to Cleveland, wh...
  • America West 89 New York
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    I just wanted to join, my essays suck if they were good I wouldn't be here. Why won AOL II. SMARTER LIVING LAST-MINUTE AIRFARE SPECIALS AOL II. SMARTER LIVING LAST-MINUTE AIRFARE SPECIALS The discounted, round-trip fares from Columbus, OH are: $89 NEW YORK (LAGUARDIA): America West$89 NEW YORK (NEWARK): America West$98 NASHVILLE: Delta (Fan Fare) [Orbitz]$99 NEW YORK (LAGUARDIA): US Airways [Orbitz]$104 CHICAGO (O'HARE): United [Orbitz]$108 NEW YORK (LAGUARDIA): Delta [Orbitz]$128 TAMPA (TPA) : ...
  • Statistics For Canada And New York Transport
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    The tourist potential of the climatic, landscape, historical & cultural resources of Canada, & New York (USA) The designations I have chosen are both on the American continent. The statistics used are based on the European traveller. Because of the vast difference in population density of Canada and the U.S. A, I have decide to centre my comparison around the vast metropolis of New York and western Canada (Calgary-lively city lake Louise-scenic resort) Canada is situated in the north of the Amer...
  • State Of New York Investigators
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    Currently there are only about twelve or so day-care investigators on Long Island, whose responsibilities are to inspect and monitor all 1,659 providers caring for 35,319 preschool children in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. This number of investigators is insufficient, and has hindered the ability of these two counties to properly inspect the quality of day care in their areas. These inspectors are called licensors or licensing representatives, who are civil servants and make a maximum of $44,739 ...
  • Admiral De Grasse With The French Fleet
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    The Battle of Yorktown The battle of Yorktown was the most important battle of the revolutionary war because Yorktown was a very big and very populated town and thoarfor made it a very important military benifit. Washington sent his French aide, the Marquis de Lafayette, to Virginia in the spring of 1781 with a few Continental troops, and these were reinforced from time to time until in June when Cornwallis pulled back down the Yorktown Peninsula. Henry Clinton told Cornwallis to send all his me...
  • New York Stock Exchange And Nasdaq
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    Organized and over-the-counter securities exchanges are similar in that they both deal with the trading of securities such as stocks and bonds. However, they are different in many ways. An organized securities exchange is defined as "A securities marketplace where purchasers and sellers regularly gather to trade securities according to the formal rules adopted by the exchange". (web) On the other hand, a security is traded over-the-counter (OTC) if it trades in some context other than a organize...
  • New York Federal Reserve Bank
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    The Federal Reserve Bank (Fed) was created to reduce the risk of a repeat of the financial panics that occurred in the United States before its creation in 1913. The official objective of the Fed is to ensure the financial strength and stability of the nation's banking system. The Fed regulates and examines the nation's depository institutions to reach its objective. Also, it serves as a central bank that cashes checks drawn on the Treasury Bank, places currency into circulation and initiates fu...
  • Writing The Federalist Papers In New York
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    After New Hampshire became the ninth state to ratify the new constitution it effectively became the law of the land. However, a problem arose; not all states had ratified including the two largest, Virginia and New York. To combat this problem and unify the states under the new constitution, prominent federalists James Madison, Alexander Hamilton and John Jay began writing the Federalist Papers in New York. Written under the pen name "Publius", the Federalist Papers served as the impetus for New...
  • Largest Asian Immigrant Groups In New York
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    CULTURAL DIVERSITY AND IMMIGRATION When you think of New York you think of so many different people things. This is due to the fact that New York is build up of people from various cultural backgrounds. People immigrate from all parts of the world to the United States, but to them the land of opportunity is New York. This is due to the multi-cultural society New York consists of. People who immigrate from other countries to New York see it as a land of opportunity were they can earn more money a...
  • McCourts Left New York
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    In Frank McCourt's Angela's Ashes the reasons for which Angela and her future husband left Ireland for New York were simple. Angela was sent to New York by her mother because she said Angela was worthless and there was plenty of room in America for useless people. As for Malachy, Angela's future husband, he escaped to New York from Ireland because he had a price put on his head from fighting with the Old IRA. He became a fugitive and his only way out was to escape to America. Later after the McC...

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