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November 21, 2017 - 9:50 am
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — A veteran police officer has settled a gender discrimination lawsuit she filed against the Southampton Town Police Department on eastern Long Island. Detective Sgt. Lisa Costa claimed in the suit that she was passed over for promotions and faced lewd comments from male...
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FILE - In this Sunday, March 15, 2015, file photo, actor Billy Crystal walks the red carpet for "The Comedians" during the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas. A report of a car crashing into a pizza and ice cream shop on Long Island, early Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, turned out to be a scene for a film starring Crystal. Authorities were aware a film was being shot there but sent emergency crews just in case a real crash had occurred. (Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP, File)
November 21, 2017 - 8:23 am
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — A report of a car crashing into a pizza and ice cream shop on Long Island turned out to be a scene for a film starring Billy Crystal. Police in Long Beach tell Newsday that officers and firefighters were dispatched Monday morning after someone reported a vehicle had crashed...
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November 21, 2017 - 8:18 am
NEW YORK (AP) — New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu is working on a book about his views on race and his support for taking down four Confederate monuments earlier this year. Viking told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Landrieu's "In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner Confronts History"...
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FILE - In this April 13, 2017 file photo, Charlie Rose attends The Hollywood Reporter's 35 Most Powerful People in Media party in New York. The Washington Post says eight women have accused television host Charlie Rose of multiple unwanted sexual advances and inappropriate behavior. CBS News suspended Charlie Rose and PBS is to halt production and distribution of a show following the sexual harassment report. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)
November 21, 2017 - 7:43 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Charlie Rose (all times local): 7:40 a.m. Charlie Rose's morning show co-hosts on CBS are shaken by the sexual misconduct allegations against him, but say they support the women who have come forward to tell their stories. "CBS This Morning" was put in the unusual...
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November 21, 2017 - 7:35 am
CORINTH, N.Y. (AP) — Officials in upstate New York have identified the victims in a fatal house fire as mother of nine and her 15-year-old daughter. Crews responded to a blaze in Corinth in the southern Adirondacks around 10:45 a.m. Monday. Authorities say firefighters couldn't enter the home at...
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November 21, 2017 - 7:33 am
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — A report of a car crashing into a pizza and ice cream shop on Long Island turned out to be a scene for a film starring Billy Crystal. Police in Long Beach tell Newsday that officers and firefighters were dispatched Monday morning after someone reported a vehicle had crashed...
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November 21, 2017 - 7:28 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The family of a woman found dead after she vanished while jogging watched in tears as lawyers played a taped confession of the man accused of killing her. Chanel Lewis has been charged with murder in the 2016 death of Karina Vetrano. He has pleaded not guilty, and his attorneys say...
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Firefighters work at the scene of a factory fire in New Windsor, N.Y., Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. Authorities say two explosions and a fire at the Verla International cosmetics factory in the Hudson Valley about an hour north of New York City have left multiple people injured, including firefighters caught in the second blast. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
November 21, 2017 - 7:24 am
NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — State and local authorities are trying to determine what triggered explosions and a fire at a cosmetics factory in New York's Hudson Valley that killed one employee and injure nearly three dozen other workers and firefighters. The blasts occurred about 25 minutes apart...
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November 21, 2017 - 7:15 am
MARION, N.Y. (AP) — State police say a motorist has been found dead inside his vehicle more than 15 hours after he crashed off a rural upstate New York road and landed in a creek. Troopers say they responded around 1 p.m. Monday to a report of a vehicle in a creek in the Wayne County town of Marion...
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November 21, 2017 - 6:56 am
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — A report of a car crashing into a pizza and ice cream shop on Long Island turned out to be a scene for a film starring local native Billy Crystal. Police in Long Beach tell Newsday that officers and firefighters were dispatched Monday morning after someone reported a vehicle...
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