Tag archive for ‘NY’
By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Police divers recover body of boater who drowned in NY lake

BELLMONT, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say they've recovered the body of a 32-year-old northern New York man who drowned while swimming in an Adirondack lake. State police say George Mitchell, of Plattsburgh, was boating More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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US safety board to detail findings of deadly NY train crash

NEW YORK (AP) - The National Transportation Safety Board is scheduled to meet and detail a probe into a 2015 crash between a commuter train and an SUV that killed six people in the New York suburbs, a day after More...

By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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APNewsBreak: Rail design led to deadliness of NY train crash

NEW YORK (AP) - A U.S. official says federal investigators have concluded that an unusual rail design contributed to the deadliness of a fiery commuter rail crash that killed six people in a New York City suburb More...

By admin On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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Man charged in woman’s rape, sex attack of runner in NY park

NEW YORK (AP) - A prosecutor says a Queens man has been charged with raping a woman and sexually assaulting a 17-year-old runner in a New York City park. Queens District Attorney Richard Brown announced the arrest More...

By admin On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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NY murder jury wrestles with question fit for English class

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - A western New York jury that's trying to decide whether four people are guilty of murder has also been eager to figure out another question: What does "importune" mean? Jurors in Rochester More...

By admin On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Chinese man visiting US hit, killed by vehicle in western NY

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a Chinese man visiting family in the United States has been struck and killed while cross a suburban street in western New York. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says 77-year-old More...

By admin On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Pennsylvania motorcyclist killed, another hurt in NY crash

QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (AP) - Police say a Pennsylvania man is dead and another suffered minor injuries when their motorcycles collided on an upstate New York road. The Warren County Sheriff's Office says 49-year-old More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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NY jury to deliberate charges against 4 on trial for slaying

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Jury deliberations are set to begin in the trial of four people charged with killing a western New York man last year and attempting to hide his identity by disfiguring his face. Defense lawyers More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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2 more suspects charged in man’s slaying in northern NY

PAMELIA, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say they've charged two more people in the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old man in northern New York two months ago. New York State Police say 20-year-old Taylor Beckstead, formerly More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Homes near 2 NY prisons hit by sewage overflows from rains

ATTICA, N.Y. (AP) - People living near two neighboring state prisons in western New York say raw sewage from the correctional facilities backs up into their homes during periods of heavy rains. WHEC-TV in Rochester More...