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Thomas Menino, Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor, Dies at 71

Thursday, October 30, 2014

A spokeswoman said in a statement that Menino passed away in the company of family and friends.

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Engineer's Sleepiness Caused Derailment

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Regulators announced Tuesday that William Rockefeller nodded off at the controls of a Metro North train that derailed back in December, killing four people and injuring more than 70.

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US Sues NYC Over Medicaid Claims Worth Millions

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The suit claims the city and a computer company used computer programs to dodge requirements.

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Sayreville Football Coaches Suspended

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Head Coach George Najjar and four assistants were suspended with pay as several players face allegations of sexual assault and hazing.

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Yonkers Student Diagnosed With Enterovirus D68

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

A Cedar Place Elementary School child has been infected with the virus that killed a New Jersey pre-schooler earlier this month.

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Three-Year-Old Girl Beaten to Death in NYC

Monday, October 20, 2014

Police found Jeida Torres unconscious and unresponsive Saturday afternoon in Bushwick.

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Brooklyn DA Seeks to Overturn Convictions in '85 Killing

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Brooklyn's DA says two men who've served years in prison were wrongfully convicted of a 1985 killing.

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Ex-Financial Analyst Facing Insider Trading Charge

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

A former senior finance analyst at Merck & Co. is facing an insider trading charge in New York federal court for passing along secrets that earned $722,000 in illegal profits

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MTA Chief: Metro-North Staff Overworked and Fatigued

Monday, October 13, 2014

MTA Chairman Tom Prendergast told NTSB investigators that traffic control staff worked without a day off for weeks.
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Water Main Breaks Near Holland Tunnel

Friday, October 10, 2014

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The break happened at the intersection of Varick and Spring Streets Friday morning.

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JFK, Newark Liberty Airports To Increase Ebola Screening

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

The government plans to begin taking the temperatures of travelers from West Africa who arrive at five U.S. airports as part of a stepped-up response to the Ebola epidemic.

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First Ebola Patient Diagnosed in the US Has Died

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

A spokesman for Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital says Thomas Eric Duncan died Wednesday morning.

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Lawmaker: Bratton Should Lead Secret Service

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

California Congresswoman Janice Hahn said Monday that Bratton would be the "perfect pick" to take over the troubled agency.

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New York Cancels Phone Booth Transmitter Program

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Officials are scuttling a project that would have installed in payphone booths thousands of transmitters that could track people's movements.

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Michael Brown Protest Halts St. Louis Symphony Concert

Saturday, October 04, 2014

After the lights dimmed for the St. Louis Symphony’s performance of the Brahms Requiem Saturday night, the first solo voice that rang out was not that of the chorus.
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Queens Assemblyman Arrested

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

William Scarborough is accused of spending campaign funds on personal expenses.

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NY Senators Ask Feds To Allow Marijuana Imports

Monday, September 29, 2014

Acting Health Commissioner Howard Zucker said there's evidence marijuana may help 60,000 epileptic New Yorkers who aren't responding to conventional treatments.

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Jeter Wins it For Yankees in Home Farewell

Friday, September 26, 2014

Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning

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Former al-Qaida Spokesman Gets Life in Prison

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Kuwaiti imam Sulaiman Abu Ghaith became the voice of al-Qaida recruitment videotapes after the Sept. 11 attacks.

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Jury Finds Arab Bank Liable For Supporting Terrorism

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

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The decision is expected to have implications for similar legal efforts against banks,

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