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3 Afghan soldiers who fled say they can't go home
BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) -- Three Afghan military officers who sought refuge in Canada after skipping out on a military training exercise in Massachusetts say they were fleeing Taliban violence but now face the wrath of their own government as well....
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Conviction upheld in reverse racism murder case
NEW YORK (AP) -- Donald Kagan had been in prison for murder for more than a decade when doubts about his guilt arose from an uncommon source: the former judge who had convicted him....
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Ex-madam who ran against Spitzer gets prison term
NEW YORK (AP) -- A madam-turned-candidate who ran against former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer in the city comptroller's race last year has been sentenced to two years in prison for selling prescription drugs illegally....
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Deal reached to help disabled people in disasters
NEW YORK (AP) -- Advocates and New York City officials are praising a deal they've struck to protect nearly 900,000 residents with disabilities in the event of a disaster....
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NY legislator charged with misusing campaign funds
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A longtime state assemblyman from New York City was charged Wednesday with felony counts of using his campaign funds for personal expenses and filing false claims for travel reimbursements....
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NYC launches website for tech businesses
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City is unveiling a website it hopes will be one-stop-shopping for Internet start-up companies and potential employees....
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Police: Worker hid $1,200 worth of meat in pants
CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York supermarket employee has been accused of leaving the store with $1,200 worth of meat hidden in his pants....
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NY judge resigns amid prosecutor probe
NEW YORK (AP) -- A judge linked to corruption allegations against a former New York City prosecutor has agreed to resign....
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New York to increase minority state contractors
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state will aim to give 30 percent of its contracts to businesses owned by minorities or women, one of the highest goals of its kind in the country, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday....
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NYC schools chancellor: 'No more letter grades'
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City's schools chancellor says it's common sense to do away with A-to-F grading....
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