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February 13, 2018 - 11:34 am
JOHNSBURG, N.Y. (AP) — Railway workers in the Adirondacks have been trying to move a derailed locomotive that has been left running for a week. The Post-Star reports the Saratoga & North Creek Railway locomotive went off the tracks in Johnsburg, New York, on Feb. 6 while it was being used to...
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February 13, 2018 - 11:17 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's first family has a new first dog. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo introduced his new puppy Captain on Monday night at a meeting at the governor's mansion with mayors from around the state. The 14-week dog is a Siberian-shepherd mix, with some Malamute thrown in. Cuomo...
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February 13, 2018 - 10:19 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The leader of the New York Senate has endorsed Republican John DeFrancisco's campaign for governor. Republican Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan on Tuesday called DeFrancisco a "strong, smart and principled" leader who has the character and skills to serve as governor...
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February 13, 2018 - 9:13 am
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania bakeries are putting the "fat" in the region's Fat Tuesday tradition, with the annual pre-Lenten fried treats called fasnachts. It's Fasnacht Day for many central Pennsylvania communities. The doughnut-like fried cakes have been made by German settlers and their...
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February 13, 2018 - 9:01 am
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — The Rochester Red Wings have signed a lease deal with Monroe County, New York, to keep the minor league baseball team at Frontier Field for at least another decade. WHEC reports that the lease agreement comes after months of uncertainty over the future of the Red Wings in...
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February 13, 2018 - 8:07 am
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — The Rochester Red Wings have signed a lease deal with Monroe County, New York, to keep the minor league baseball team at Frontier Field for at least another decade. WHEC reports that the lease agreement comes after months of uncertainty over the future of the Red Wings in...
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Pasco County Commission candidates Kelly Smith, left, and Brandi Geoit prepare forms for their Galentine's Day meeting Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Lutz, Fla. Galentine's Day, which is celebrated on Feb. 13, is a day to celebrate not only women's friendships, but activism. In the light of the #MeToo movement, Galentine's Day marks the positivity of the women's movement and female solidarity. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
February 12, 2018 - 5:12 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Galentine's Day started on a popular sitcom. But this year, many women are turning the day to leave men behind and celebrate one another into part of the #MeToo movement. A county commission candidate in Florida is kicking off her campaign on Galentine's Day. A group of...
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FILE - In a Jan. 17, 2007 file photo, Donald Trump Jr., left, and his wife Vanessa arrive for the Trump Vodka launch party by Drinks America hosted by Donald J. Trump at Les Deux in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. Donald Trump Jr.'s wife was taken to a New York City hospital as a precaution Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, after she opened an envelope addressed to her husband that contained an unidentified white powder, police said. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok, File)
February 12, 2018 - 5:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on an envelope containing white powder opened by Donald Trump Jr.'s wife, Vanessa (all times local): 5 p.m. Donald Trump Jr. says he's thankful that his wife and children are "safe and unharmed" after an envelope containing white powder was sent to his mother-in-law's New...
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February 12, 2018 - 3:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge has awarded $6.7 million to graffiti artists who sued after their work was destroyed on buildings torn down to make room for luxury condos. Federal Judge Frederic Block in Brooklyn noted Monday there was no remorse from the owner of the warehouse buildings. Twenty-...
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February 12, 2018 - 1:56 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Proponents of a $13 billion project to build a new rail tunnel between New York and New Jersey are panning President Donald Trump's infrastructure proposal. The budget released by the White House on Monday includes $200 billion over the next 10 years that state and local...
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