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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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November 21, 2017 - 6:43 am
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA says three soccer officials who pleaded guilty in American courts to accepting bribes have been banned for life. They include former FIFA audit committee member Richard Lai of Guam, who testified in federal court that the source of his bribe money was Olympic powerbroker Sheikh...
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November 21, 2017 - 6:12 am
NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — State and local authorities are trying to determine what triggered explosions and a fire at a Hudson Valley cosmetics factory, killing one employee and injuring nearly three dozen other workers and firefighters. The blasts occurred about 25 minutes apart Monday morning at...
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November 21, 2017 - 4:10 am
MIAMI (AP) — Investigators say a design flaw caused a single-engine plane heading from New York to Florida to crash into the Caribbean Sea, killing both occupants. The Naples Daily News reports that the National Transportation Safety Board released a final accident report earlier this month for a...
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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 - 2:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — "CBS This Morning" will be without one of its hosts Tuesday after the network suspended Charlie Rose over sexual misconduct allegations leveled against the veteran newsman. Eight women who worked for Rose or tried to work from him have accused Rose of various misconduct, including...
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November 21, 2017 - 2:05 am
CORINTH, N.Y. (AP) — Fire officials in upstate New York are investigating a house fire that killed two people and injured three others. Crews responded to a house fire in Corinth around 10:45 a.m. Monday. Authorities say firefighters couldn't enter the home at first because of intense smoke and...
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November 21, 2017 - 12:12 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — State police are reminding upstate New Yorkers with pistol permits of the upcoming deadline to recertify them. Pistol permit holders have to recertify every five years, so that means anybody who was issued one before Jan. 15, 2013 must recertify by the end of January 2018. Those...
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November 21, 2017 - 12:07 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Health officials in western New York say they'll use a three-year, $300,000 grant to try to lower the number of newborns who suffer from drug withdrawal after being exposed to opioids before birth. The Erie County Department of Health announced the federal grant on Monday,...
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This undated photo provided by the Philadelphia Police Department shows Dr. Ricardo Cruciani, a neurologist charged with groping patients at a Philadelphia clinic. Cruciani is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, on misdemeanor charges that include indecent assault. (Philadelphia Police Department/NJ Advance Media via AP)
November 21, 2017 - 12:06 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A neurologist accused of sexual misconduct in three states is due in court on misdemeanor charges that he groped women at a Philadelphia clinic. Dr. Ricardo Cruciani faces a preliminary hearing in Philadelphia on Tuesday morning. Police have charged him with assaulting seven...
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November 21, 2017 - 12:05 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Highway construction crews will hold off on any non-essential lane closures this holiday weekend to ease traffic during one of the busiest travel periods of the year. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday that non-essential lane and bridge closures on New York state...
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