Former New York Mayor Ed Koch dies at 88
Published 02/01/2013, Associated Press
Former Mayor Ed Koch, the combative, acid-tongued politician who rescued the city from near-financial ruin during a three-term City Hall run in which he embodied New York chutzpah for the rest of the world, died Friday. He was 88.Word count: 1849
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