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Feds release $71.5M withheld during migrant crisis
MIAMI (AP) -- Groups that provide refugee services across the United States expressed relief Thursday after the federal government announced the release of $71.5 million it had reprogrammed in June to deal with the thousands of unaccompanied minors who crossed the border this year....
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Federal charges for pair in Amish kidnapping case
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The couple accused of kidnapping two young Amish sisters in northern New York were charged Thursday in federal court with sexual exploitation of children and possession of child pornography....
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NY woman pleads guilty in suffocation of son, 4
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York woman accused of suffocating her 4-year-old son has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder....
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Detectives comforted suspect in missing boy case
NEW YORK (AP) -- The man suspected of killing a 6-year-old boy in one of New York City's most notorious missing children's cases bursts into tears during a videotaped confession as detectives hug and comfort him, assuring him that he did the right thing by coming forward....
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Italian village honoring pilots of WWII US bomber
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Nearly 70 years after they died when their crippled bomber slammed into a northern Italian mountain, the two Americans at the controls of the ill-fated warplane are being honored by residents of a village near the crash site....
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Trial over plane crash into New York home begins
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- A jury Thursday began hearing the only case to go to trial over the February 2009 plane crash into a home outside Buffalo that killed 50 people....
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Expert to review autopsy of NYC chokehold victim
NEW YORK (AP) -- The expert forensic pathologist who conducted an autopsy of the 18-year-old shot by a police officer in Missouri will be reviewing the final autopsy report of a New York City man who died after being put in a police chokehold, the attorney for the man's family said Thursday....
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NY man denies plotting to aid Islamic State group
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- A man accused of plotting to kill members of the U.S. military and others pleaded not guilty Thursday to new federal charges that he tried to aid the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq....
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NYC mayor: Income inequality not acceptable
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bill de Blasio, who was elected mayor on a promise to fight New York City's income inequality gap, said Thursday that new data indicating Manhattan is the most economically stratified place in the nation is further proof of the "crisis" that threatens his city....
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2 charged in alleged melee on PATH train
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Two New York men's dance performance on a Newark-bound PATH train has led to criminal charges....
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