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Judge: No Probable Cause for Some RNC Arrests

Monday, October 01, 2012

A federal judge says some arrests of protesters outside the 2004 Republican National Convention in New York lacked probable cause.

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NJ Senators Advance Health Insurance Exchange

Monday, October 01, 2012

A New Jersey state Senate committee has again advanced a bill that would create a state-run health insurance exchange.

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Ahmadinejad Cameraman Seeks US Asylum, Lawyer Says

Monday, October 01, 2012

A lawyer for a cameraman who was accompanying Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to the U.S. for the United Nations General Assembly in New York says his client has defected.

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Ex-NY Times Publisher Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Dies

Saturday, September 29, 2012

Former New York Times publisher Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, who led the newspaper to new levels of influence and profit amid some of the most significant moments in 20th-century journalism, died Saturday. He was 86.

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Judge: FDNY Can Hire for First Time in 5 Years

Friday, September 28, 2012

The federal judge overseeing the effort to diversify the nation's largest fire department has approved a new entrance exam that will allow the FDNY to hire new firefighters for the first time in five years.

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Drug Rules Urged to Prevent NY Horse Deaths

Friday, September 28, 2012

A task force investigating a spike in thoroughbred deaths at the Aqueduct track last winter is calling for tighter rules and better regulation of drug use, particularly corticosteroids that can mask injuries.

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GOP Senator Who Lost Primary Won't Go Independent

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Republican Sen. Roy McDonald won't pursue an independent run after losing a GOP primary because of opposition to his support for gay marriage in New York.

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Prosecutors: Bus Driver in Fatal Bronx Crash Knew Risks

Thursday, September 27, 2012

The driver at the helm of a tour bus that crashed in a horrific accident last year, killing 15 passengers, knew the risks of fatigue and drove anyway despite a serious lack of sleep, prosecutors said Thursday as his manslaughter trial began.

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Staten Island to Get 'World's Largest' Ferris Wheel

Thursday, September 27, 2012

A 625-foot Ferris wheel, billed as the world's largest, is planned as part of a retail and hotel complex along the Staten Island waterfront.

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JFK Workers Say Security Searches Are Rushed

Thursday, September 27, 2012

JFK Airport security workers charge they're often rushed to complete searches of planes for items left behind by passengers.

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NFL Reaches Tentative Agreement with Refs

Thursday, September 27, 2012

So long, replacement refs. The NFL's regular crews will be back on the field starting Thursday night.

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NYPD Officer Fatally Shoots Knife-Wielding Man

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

A police officer has shot and killed a knife-wielding suspect inside a building in Manhattan.

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Bronx DA No Longer Prosecuting Some Stop-And-Frisk Cases

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

The Bronx district attorney's office is no longer prosecuting people stopped and arrested for trespassing unless the arresting officer ensures the arrest is warranted.

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Brooke Astor Home Auction Fetches $18.8M in NYC

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

An auction of the contents of philanthropist Brooke Astor's two homes brought in over $18.8 million, Sotheby's said Tuesday.

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Teen Confesses to Vandalizing Grimm’s Campaign Office, Police Say

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Police say a teenager has admitted vandalizing the campaign office of New York Congressman Michael Grimm.

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Romney, Obama Focus on US Posture Abroad

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney sparred over how best to address U.S. challenges abroad in nearly back-to-back addresses at the Clinton Global Initiative's annual meeting.

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Israelis fear PM is Meddling in US Politics

Saturday, September 22, 2012

It is a taboo for Israeli leaders to give even the slightest hint of favoritism in politics in the United States, Israel's closest ally. So some Israelis are squirming over a perception that their prime minister is siding with Republican Mitt Romney in the U.S. presidential race, in the belief he will take a harder line on archenemy Iran if elected.

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NY Zoo: Tiger That Mauled Man 'Did Nothing Wrong'

Saturday, September 22, 2012

A 400-pound tiger that mauled a man who jumped from a moving monorail train and plummeted over a protective fence at the Bronx Zoo will not be euthanized and "did nothing wrong," the zoo director said.

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Decades Later, Brooklyn Has Its Own Pro Team Again

Friday, September 21, 2012

Officials have formally cut the ribbon and opened the arena that will house Brooklyn's first big-league sports team in decades

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11 Gang Members Charged with Long Island Crimes

Friday, September 21, 2012

Prosecutors say they've charged 11 gang members with multiple murders, attempted murders and other crimes on Long Island.

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