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3 suspects nabbed for daytime burglaries on LI
NORTH LINDENHURST, N.Y. (AP) -- Three suspects have been arrested in connection with a series of daytime home burglaries on Long Island....
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NY boat crash: Criminal case ends, lawsuits await
NEW CITY, N.Y. (AP) -- The criminal case stemming from a boat ride on the Hudson River that took the lives of a bride-to-be and her fiancé's best man is ending. But the case may persist in civil courtrooms for years....
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NYer to be sentenced in fatal girlfriend stabbing
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- A man who has been attacking women with knives for decades, and has spent half his life in prison as a result, may never get out again....
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APNewsBreak: NY bid to halt Alzheimer's drug swap
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York's attorney general filed a federal lawsuit Monday seeking to stop a manufacturer from discontinuing its drug widely used to treat Alzheimer's patients, arguing the company is illegally driving patients to its newer patented drug to avoid losses from cheaper generic alternatives coming out next year....
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Smoking rates on the rise in New York City
NEW YORK (AP) -- For the first time in years, more than 1 million New Yorkers are smoking, according to data released Monday, marking a disturbing rise of tobacco use in the city that pioneered a number of anti-smoking initiatives that were emulated nationally....
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Tipped workers ask New York for a pay raise
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Restaurant servers, busboys and other tipped workers in New York may get a raise from a little-known state board that will review whether to require their employers to pay the minimum wage....
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Cuomo, Christie discuss the region's terror threat
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York and New Jersey are facing a daunting domestic terror threat fueled by mounting hostilities between the United States and Islamic State extremists, federal and state officials warned Monday....
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Firefighters battling fire at LI mansion
SAGAPONACK, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say firefighters are battling a blaze at a mansion on Long Island's East End....
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Man wanted for robbery arrested at Frisbee tourney
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- A man wanted for an armed bank robbery in New York eluded authorities for four years until they caught up with him while he played at an ultimate Frisbee tournament in Oregon....
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Lawsuit settlements reached in Metro-North crash
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Four of 28 people who sued the Metro-North Railroad in federal court after being injured in a train crash in Connecticut last year have settled with the commuter railroad, lawyers involved in the case said Monday. Terms of the deals were not disclosed....
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