The nation in brief

Posted: March 15, 2014 at 3:33 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “It’s our obligation as the city of New York — and I know all New Yorkers feel this way — to stand by them.” New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, who said the city would find temporary or long-term housing for about 50 displaced families after a gas explosion that destroyed two buildings

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Front Section, Pages 4 on 03/15/2014