Tag archive for ‘New York’
By admin On Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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Tug boat sails 3,000 miles to get to Muskegon

MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) - Two tug boats recently took up residence at Mart Dock in Muskegon. Their arrival marked the end of a blustery cold 21-day, 3,000-mile journey from Staten Island, New York. Up to 20-foot-tall More...

By admin On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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College student killed 5 more injured in upstate NY crash

MARYLAND, N.Y. (AP) - A college student is dead and five others are injured after their car hit a highway median and rolled over in upstate New York. State police say the crash happened at 4 a.m. Saturday in the More...

By admin On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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New York man guilty of killing man with sword

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - A New York man admits he killed another man with a sword. Derrick Bovee pleaded guilty to second-degree murder Friday after a weeklong jury trial in state Supreme Court in Rochester. Monroe More...

By admin On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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New York’s mayor blasts Sessions’ ‘soft on crime’ statement

NEW YORK (AP) - New York City's mayor and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions are battling over a Department of Justice statement accusing the city of being "soft on crime." The department said Friday in a statement More...

By admin On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Biden: Christie’s ‘wisdom’ creating purgatory for commuters

NEW YORK (AP) - Democratic former Vice President Joe Biden has taken a jab at Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie over the region's mass transit woes. Biden told an urban planning conference in New York on More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Lake George crash survivor recalls young girl’s final moments

In an instant, a sleepy and serene night on New York’s Lake George last summer turned into moment of horror when a boat piloted by a man prosecutors say was drunk and high crashed into a family’s 28-foot vessel, More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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New York man held in ex-girlfriend’s fatal beating, robbery

MOUNT WOLF, Pa. (AP) - A New York man has been jailed in the beating death of his ex-girlfriend and the related robbery of her mother's Pennsylvania home last month. Police say 18-year-old Edia Lawrence of the Bronx More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Man who sexually assaulted child gets 50 years to life

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - A western New York man who sexually assaulted a 10-year-old girl inside a rental storage unit has been sentenced to 50 years to life in prison. The Erie County District Attorney's office says More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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New York devotes $200M to fight heroin and opioid abuse

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state is devoting another $200 million to fight the scourge of heroin and opioid abuse. Budget legislation signed by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo will send $145 million to community More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Ed Cox may regret name after Cuomo ally’s dirty jab

New York politics has landed in the gutter. A top political ally of Gov. Cuomo on Wednesday used an offensive slur to refer to Republican Party Chairman Ed Cox. Charlie King issued a written statement to reporters More...