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October 25, 2017 - 3:44 pm
GOSHEN, N.Y. (AP) — A 170-acre Legoland amusement park is set to open in the Hudson Valley in 2020. Merlin Entertainments and local officials announced the timetable on Wednesday, near where the park will be built 50 miles north of New York City. Officials said $350 million will be invested in the...
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October 25, 2017 - 2:34 pm
An insurance policy being offered by the nation's most powerful gun lobbying group is under scrutiny by insurance regulators after gun-control groups raised questions about how it's being marketed. The National Rifle Association's Carry Guard insurance was launched earlier this year. It's being...
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October 25, 2017 - 1:57 pm
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A district attorney in New York has been indicted on charges that he obstructed a federal civil rights investigation into the beating of a handcuffed prisoner by a police chief. Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota (SPOH'-tuh) is scheduled to appear in court...
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October 25, 2017 - 1:57 pm
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A district attorney in New York has been indicted on charges that he obstructed a federal civil rights investigation into the beating of a handcuffed prisoner by a police chief. Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota (SPOH'-tuh) is scheduled to appear in court...
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October 25, 2017 - 1:12 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A Buffalo police officer killed in a training dive accident has been hailed at his memorial service for his bravery, dedication and sense of humor. Fellow officers eulogized Craig Lehner on Wednesday as someone whose steady demeanor enabled him to engage calmly with colleagues...
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October 25, 2017 - 1:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City mayoral candidate says he's "shocked" that so little attention has been paid to his arrest for trying to hijack an airliner at gunpoint 17 years ago. In July 2000, Aaron Commey (KOH'-may) boarded a National Airlines plane in New York and ordered the pilots to fly to...
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October 25, 2017 - 9:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's Republican candidate for mayor is campaigning on a broken foot after tripping over her Chihuahua. State Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (mal-ee-oh-TAH'-kihs) tells the Daily News that she ran into a table leg while trying to avoid stepping on the little dog, named...
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October 25, 2017 - 9:56 am
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's Republican candidate for mayor is campaigning on a broken foot after tripping over her Chihuahua. State Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (mal-ee-oh-TAH'-kihs) tells the Daily News that she ran into a table leg while trying to avoid stepping on the little dog, named...
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October 25, 2017 - 6:25 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City mail carrier who admitted to carrying out hundreds of pounds of cocaine deliveries for a drug-trafficking ring has been sentenced to five years in prison. Former Bronx mail carrier Jermaine Sandifer was sentenced Tuesday in Brooklyn after pleading guilty in January...
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October 25, 2017 - 5:42 am
GLENVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Police in a New York town say they're looking for the culprits who broke into an upstate gun store and made off with dozens of firearms. Police in the Schenectady County town of Glenville say three people were caught on the video surveillance at Target Sports breaking into...
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