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May 23, 2017 - 2:13 pm
WOODSTOCK, N.Y. (AP) — State police have charged a 61-year-old New York woman with causing more than $350,000 in damage to artwork, antiques and other personal property at her ex-husband's home. Troopers say Ana Rockman, of Elmont, on Long Island, was charged Monday after surrendering herself to...
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May 23, 2017 - 2:12 pm
WOODSTOCK, N.Y. (AP) — State police have charged a 61-year-old New York woman with causing more than $350,000 in damage to artwork, antiques and other personal property at her ex-husband's home. Troopers say Ana Rockman, of Elmont, on Long Island, was charged Monday after surrendering herself to...
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May 23, 2017 - 1:27 pm
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri System is set to hire the provost and executive vice chancellor at the State University of New York to run its flagship campus in Columbia, two years after the previous chancellor resigned amid protests over racial concerns on campus. The St. Louis...
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May 23, 2017 - 6:37 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Testing is under way on a new track alarm system that aims to alert approaching trains when someone has gone onto the tracks of the New York City subway system. Members of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority board on Monday moved forward with a bundle of contracts worth nearly...
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May 22, 2017 - 11:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he's directed state law enforcement officials to step up security and patrols at high-profile locations across the state after an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England. The Democratic governor says the state is increasing security...
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May 22, 2017 - 7:40 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Litigation is piling up like bonfire kindling against organizers of the Fyre Festival that flamed out in a fiasco. Lawsuits have been filed in federal courts in Los Angeles, New York and Miami in the past month as well as several state courts. A class-action fraud case filed in...
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May 22, 2017 - 7:01 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The FBI has announced three more arrests in connection with a five-state sweep that targeted members of the United Blood Nation gang. A spokeswoman for the FBI said Monday that four fugitives remain at large. Prior to the latest arrests, two suspects were taken into custody...
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May 22, 2017 - 1:32 pm
BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) — A New York woman whose twin toddler sons died in a fire while she went to buy marijuana has been sentenced to a year in jail. Twenty-five-year-old Heather Ace received the maximum sentence Monday in Batavia Town Court, where she pleaded guilty in February to a single count of...
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May 22, 2017 - 8:16 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Police in Buffalo say they're investigating a shooting that left three people wounded, with two of the victims hospitalized in serious condition. Officials say the gunfire occurred around 1 a.m. Sunday on Loepere Street on the city's east side. Investigators say the victims...
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May 22, 2017 - 7:03 am
KINDERHOOK, N.Y. (AP) — New York State Police say a 1-year-old child has died after being pulled from a swimming pool at a Hudson Valley home. Troopers and emergency crews were alerted around 5:30 p.m. Friday after a 911 call to Columbia County dispatchers report that a baby had been found...
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