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Amtrak CEO: Railroad Takes Full Responsibility for Crash

Friday, May 15, 2015

Joseph Boardman, Amtrak president and CEO, said in a letter on Amtrak's official blog Thursday that it is cooperating fully in an investigation into the incident.    

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Family and Friends Remembering Those Killed in Derailment

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Five of the seven people killed in Tuesday's derailment have been identified.

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Man Shot in Midtown After Attacking Police Officer With Hammer

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The NYPD said the suspect, who was wanted in four hammer attacks earlier in the week, is in critical condition after being hit by two shots.

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New York-Bound Amtrak Train Derails in Philadelphia

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

An Amtrak train overturned in Philadelphia, killing at least six people and injuring dozens of others — some of whom had to scramble through the windows of toppled cars to escape.

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NYC Jails Health Provider Fails at Better Rating

Monday, May 11, 2015

Ratings by the city health department show the Brentwood, Tennessee-based Corizon Health Inc. received an overall rating of "fair" in 2014 for the second straight year.

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Indian Point Transformer Fire Leads to Oil Spill

Sunday, May 10, 2015

A transformer at the Indian Point nuclear power plant not only caught on fire, it also released thousands of gallons of oil into the Hudson. 

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Thousands Gather To Remember Slain Officer

Friday, May 08, 2015

Officers from California, Louisiana and Illinois attended the funeral of Officer Brian Moore, who died Monday, two days after he was shot in Queens.

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Mistrial Declared in Etan Patz Case

Friday, May 08, 2015

The murder trial of a man accused in the 1979 disappearance of Etan Patz ended in a hung jury, leaving one of the nation's most wrenching missing-children cases still unresolved.

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US Employers Add 223,000 Jobs, Rate Falls to 5.4 Percent

Friday, May 08, 2015

Despite the high figure, the report included signs of sluggishness: March's already-tepid job gain was revised sharply lower, to just 85,000 from 126,000.

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NYC to Waive $30M Public Housing Payment

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

The move is one of several the de Blasio administration has made to aid NYCHA.

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Judge Orders 'Deadlocked' Etan Patz Jury to Continue Deliberating — Again

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

The jury sent a midday note saying it was still stuck after deliberating since April 15 in the case against Pedro Hernandez.

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Mayor de Blasio Proposes Rent Law Changes, Urges State to Act

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

The mayor, who has made affordable housing a centerpiece issue, says strengthening the rent rules is "a vital priority."

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Special Election in New York City Today for Congressional Seat

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

The 11th Congressional District seat became vacant when GOP Congressman Michael Grimm stepped down after pleading guilty in December to federal tax evasion.

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NY Senate Leader Surrenders in Federal Probe

Monday, May 04, 2015

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Just months after the state's top Democrat lawmaker was indicted, federal prosecutors charged the top Republican with bribery and extortion.

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NYPD Retraining Focuses on Talking Arrestees Into Handcuffs

Monday, May 04, 2015

The New York Police Department's new three-day course is aimed at discouraging verbal abuse and needless physical force.

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City Mourns Third NYPD Officer Shooting Death In Less Than Six Months

Monday, May 04, 2015

A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head while attempting to stop a man suspected of carrying a handgun died Monday from his injuries.

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PHOTOS: NYC May Day Protests

Friday, May 01, 2015

Hundreds of people marched in downtown Manhattan at a May Day rally that also has become a protest against police brutality.

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Etan Patz Jury Says It's 'Deadlocked'; Will Continue Deliberating

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

It's been 11 days since the jury began deliberating in the trial of the man accused of kidnapping and murdering a 6-year-old in 1979.

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Baltimore Streets Quiet After Riots

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

A city curfew ended at 5 a.m. with no reports of disturbances in the early morning hours

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MTA Set to Ban All Political Advertising

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The ban is expected to pass after a judge ruled that a pro-Israel group was allowed to display an advertisement containing the phrase "Hamas Killing Jews" on New York City buses.

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