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NY lawmakers back state funding to improve indigent defense
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York would start paying for public defenders statewide under legislation heading to the governor's desk to ensure the poor have lawyers at arraignments and fill other gaps in how they're represented....
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NY agencies taking part in Coast Guard's 'BWI' crackdown
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- The U.S. Coast Guard and local police marine units are taking part in a national program aimed at cracking down on boaters who operate vessels while under the influence of drugs or alcohol....
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Michael Herr, author of the Vietnam-era 'Dispatches,' dies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Michael Herr, the author and Oscar-nominated screenplay writer who viscerally documented the ravages of the Vietnam War through his classic nonfiction novel "Dispatches" and through such films as "Apocalypse Now" and "Full Metal Jacket," died after a long illness. He was 76....
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Indian Point 2 shut down due to leaking pipe
BUCHANAN, N.Y. (AP) -- An Indian Point nuclear reactor that was shut down in March for three months has been taken offline due to a leaking water pipe....
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Corruption case casts harsh light on NYPD handgun permits
NEW YORK (AP) -- A corruption probe at the New York Police Department has cast a harsh light on how people get handgun permits in a city that boasts some of the nation's toughest gun laws....
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Obama names Stonewall national monument; 1st for gay rights
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama created the first national monument to gay rights on Friday, designating the site of the Stonewall riots in Manhattan where the modern gay rights movement took root nearly five decades ago....
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Sanders faults NY voting rules, giant Wall Street banks
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Sen. Bernie Sanders told more than 400 supporters Friday that New York's restrictive voting registration rules and Wall Street's giant investment banks need to be reformed in an ongoing movement for a more democratic and fairer nation....
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Cops: Woman sets fire to 2 New York State Park Police cars
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say a woman has been taken into custody after she set fire to two New York State Park Police cars at Niagara Falls State Park....
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At NYC rally, immigrants protest Supreme Court's decision
NEW YORK (AP) -- More than 100 people are protesting a Supreme Court decision that blocks a plan to shield millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally from deportation....
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Man sentenced for fatally shooting inside Rochester-area bar
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- A 32-year-old man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for fatally shooting another man inside a suburban Rochester bar last year....
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