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November 20, 2017 - 12:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A sports marketing executive has testified that he kept a secret ledger of payments made to South American soccer executives as part of contracts for the Copa America soccer tournament. Santiago Pena, who worked for Full Play, testified Monday for the U.S. government in its case...
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November 20, 2017 - 12:03 pm
NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say emergency crews are at the scene of an explosion at a cosmetics factory in the Hudson Valley. The Times Herald-Record of Middletown reports that New Windsor town Supervisor George Green says local police officials told him two explosions occurred Monday...
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November 20, 2017 - 11:27 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates charges that he made unwanted advances on young women while he worked as a reporter at Politico. Laura McGann, a Politico colleague of Thrush's, wrote on Vox on Monday that Thrush kissed...
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November 20, 2017 - 9:29 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Jury selection is starting in a trial surrounding a conspiracy to help Iran evade economic sanctions without the star defendant, an international gold trader. The case has strained diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Turkey. Lawyers for a banker who is a co-defendant of Reza...
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November 20, 2017 - 9:27 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Jury selection is starting in a trial surrounding a conspiracy to help Iran evade economic sanctions without the star defendant, an international gold trader. The case has strained diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Turkey. Lawyers for a banker who is a co-defendant of Reza...
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November 20, 2017 - 9:12 am
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a pedestrian has died after being hit on a Rochester street by a vehicle driven by a man who was drunk behind the wheel. Officers say a man was walking at the intersection of Atlantic and Coventry avenues around 2 a.m. Monday when he was hit by a car driven by a 27...
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November 20, 2017 - 7:08 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say they've charged two teenage boys with assault after they slashed a New York City store owner before cutting off a cabbie's thumb while trying to flee. Authorities say the attack occurred around 2:30 a.m. Sunday at a Bronx bodega, where a 17-year-old from Brooklyn and...
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November 20, 2017 - 6:47 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Police in upstate New York have charged a 17-year-old girl and her boyfriend in the slaying of the teen's father. Alexandria Heath and 19-year-old Romaine Jirdon, both of Buffalo, were arraigned Sunday on second-degree murder charges in the death of 58-year-old Thomas Heath...
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November 20, 2017 - 5:09 am
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Police in upstate New York are searching for two suspects in connection with a double shooting. WHAM-TV reports the shooting happened around 5 p.m. Sunday in Rochester. Police say a 40-year-old man and a 35-year-old man were both shot. Investigators believe the suspects fled...
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November 20, 2017 - 2:08 am
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Police in upstate New York say a Dunkin' Donuts employee used pepper spray on a co-worker following an argument. The Onondaga County Sheriff's Office say the altercation happened at a Syracuse Dunkin' Donuts Sunday afternoon. Authorities say the employee sprayed another...
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