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Battery

The use of excessive physical force against another person. If no injury results from battery, it is a tort; Otherwise, it is a crime.
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The Community Partnership for Selly Oak do not object to the use of the Battery Park site for a retail and life science park.
US communications holding company AT&T (NYSE:T) on Friday announced the launch of free AT&T Wi-Fi service at the ferry landing in New York City's Battery Park.
George Pataki and Orlando Marin for the Battery Park closing ceremonies of Latin Summer nights
The brief was right in recognizing how the area had become more residential since the construction of the Twin Towers, citing both the Park Avenue-like apartment houses around public squares in Battery Park City and the continuing rehabilitation of surrounding commercial buildings into residences.
A famed part of Manhattan, the Battery Park area has a riverside promenade that extends through historic Battery Park as well as Battery Park City.
Carey Battery Park City Authority and to be dedicated in July, is this meld of simulacrum and real.
The foreshores lining the tip of Manhattan called Battery Park were extended using landfill to provide the foundations for an ambitious plan to alleviate the housing shortage affecting New York's tired, poor and hungry.
Caption: Battery Park City, 2 River Terrace #27A, asking price $5,750,000.
An agreement struck today could prove crucial in ensuring existing Battery Park City residents can continue to afford their homes.
Battery Park in lower Manhattan spends most of the year as a jumping-off point for tourists en route to the Statue of Liberty.

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