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NY museum digitizing Harlem Hellfighters records
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- Air Force retiree Greta Hamilton was familiar with the Harlem Hellfighters, a storied all-black infantry regiment that won fame on the World War I battlefields of France only to be virtually shunned by the U.S. military back home....
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NYC panel nears decision on police chokehold death
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amid the fallout from a grand jury's decision in the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Missouri, a panel in New York City is quietly nearing its own conclusion about another combustible case involving the death of an unarmed man at the hands of police....
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NY officer saw snow boot, then found 2 buried boys
NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- The upstate New York police officer who led other rescuers to two boys buried in a pile of wet, packed snow says the look of joy on the kids' faces as they were dug out gave him a terrific feeling....
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Magicians stage effort to restore Houdini's grave
NEW YORK (AP) -- Nestled next to the late Lewins, Blums and Levys in a spooky old cemetery in New York City lies the final resting place of America's most legendary magician, interred under a granite monument that bears his stage name in bold letters: Houdini....
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2 slashed in separate clashes at suburban NY shops
NEW YORK (AP) -- Two people have been slashed in separate incidents at suburban New York stores on Black Friday, but authorities say the crimes were not related to shopping....
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Cops: Man inspired by gangster movie uses firebomb
DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a 19-year-old inspired by a scene in "Gangster Squad" tossed Molotov cocktails in a suburban New York community....
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Cops: Drunken driver dozes amid traffic on highway
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say a drunken driver stopped his van and fell asleep at the wheel on a New York City highway in the middle of traffic....
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NY housekeeper accused of $76,000 in thefts
FREEPORT, N.Y. (AP) -- A Long Island housekeeper is accused of stealing about $76,000 in cash and other valuables from two employers....
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NYC food bank prepares post-Thanksgiving meal
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Food Bank of New York says the day after Thanksgiving can be the hardest time for the needy to find a meal....
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Popular Long Island monastery is closing
MOUNT SINAI, N.Y. (AP) -- The Franciscan Brothers say they have to close a monastery where thousands of the faithful have attended retreats and services since 1929....
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