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July 18, 2017 - 7:24 am
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — Two Long Island beachgoers in New York who were struck by a police vehicle are recovering. Long Beach police say Officer David Walpole ran over the pair Monday evening as he was making a three-point turn on Long Beach. Police say Walpole was responding to reports of after-...
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July 18, 2017 - 7:11 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Another poll says Gov. Andrew Cuomo's popularity is sagging amid New York City's transit troubles. Tuesday's Siena College poll found that 52 percent of respondents gave the Democratic governor an overall favorable rating, down from 61 percent two months ago. Just 43 percent...
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This undated photo provided by Stephen Govel/www.stephengovel.com shows Justine Damond, of Sydney, Australia, who was fatally shot by police in Minneapolis on Saturday, July 15, 2017. Authorities say that officers were responding to a 911 call about a possible assault when the woman was shot. (Stephen Govel/www.stephengovel.com via AP)
July 17, 2017 - 9:22 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an Australian woman by police in Minneapolis (all times local): 8:20 p.m. A Minnesota county medical examiner's office says a woman who was fatally shot by Minneapolis police over the weekend died of a gunshot wound to the abdomen. The Hennepin...
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July 17, 2017 - 5:41 pm
GLADSTONE, N.J. (AP) — Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he'd "smack" Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (KWOH'-moh) for predicting a "summer of hell" as part of track repairs at the nation's busiest rail station. Christie chided Cuomo on Monday at an unrelated event in Gladstone...
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This undated photo provided by Stephen Govel/www.stephengovel.com shows Justine Damond, of Sydney, Australia, who was fatally shot by police in Minneapolis on Saturday, July 15, 2017. Authorities say that officers were responding to a 911 call about a possible assault when the woman was shot. (Stephen Govel/www.stephengovel.com via AP)
July 17, 2017 - 5:38 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an Australian woman by police in Minneapolis (all times local): 4:35 p.m. The Minnesota police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman is offering condolences to her family. Mohamed Noor was identified by his attorney earlier Monday as...
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July 17, 2017 - 4:49 pm
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Federal prosecutors have quietly unsealed an indictment saying three members of the MS-13 street gang were among those responsible for the April massacre of four young men found hacked to death in a New York park. The indictment identified the defendants in the Long Island case...
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July 17, 2017 - 4:47 pm
GLADSTONE, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he'd "smack" New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for predicting a "summer of hell" as part of track repairs at the nation's busiest rail station. Christie, a Republican, chided Cuomo, a Democrat, Monday at an unrelated event in Gladstone for...
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July 17, 2017 - 3:42 pm
BOSTON (AP) — A New York man is suing the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston for sexual abuse he says he suffered at an orphanage as a child. Fifty-one-year-old Andre Jones said Monday he was abused by the late Brother Edward Anthony Holmes, a supervisor at Nazareth Child Care Center. Holmes...
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July 17, 2017 - 12:36 pm
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Lake Placid, New York, has been selected to host the Bobsled and Skeleton World Championships in 2021 at Mount Van Hoevenberg. The Adirondack Mountains village, which is usually on the World Cup schedule, last hosted the bobsled and skeleton worlds in 2012. Lake Placid was...
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July 17, 2017 - 11:46 am
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Interstate fishing managers say a row with a Trump administration appointee over the regulation of flounder fishing off New Jersey jeopardizes conservation of marine species all along the East Coast. The flatfish in question is summer flounder, which is popular with sport...
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