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Ex-Goldman Exec Given 2 Years for Insider Trading

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

A former Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble Co. board member once widely respected for his business smarts has been sentenced to 2 years in prison for insider trading.

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Massachusetts Seeks to Revoke License of Company Linked to Meningitis Outbreak

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick said the state has moved to revoke the licenses of the New England Compounding Center and three pharmacists there. He also has ordered the state pharmacy board that oversees similar companies to conduct surprise inspections and take other steps to tighten oversight.

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2 Teens Charged in Death of NJ Girl

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

A New Jersey prosecutor says two teenage brothers have been charged with murdering a 12-year-old girl whose body was found in a recycling bin.

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NY Top Court Won't Hear Gay Marriage Challenge

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

New York's top court will not hear a challenge to the state's 2011 law legalizing same-sex marriage, ending the most prominent objection to the law.

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'The Scream' to Go on View at MoMA

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

The Museum of Modern Art is presenting a special six-month exhibition of Edvard Munch's "The Scream," which sold for nearly $120 million at auction in May.

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Informant: NYPD Paid Me to 'Bait' Muslims

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

A paid informant for the New York Police Department says he was under orders to "bait" Muslims into saying bad things.

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Fact Check | Missteps in Final Presidential Debate

Monday, October 22, 2012

Voters didn't always get the straight goods when President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney made their case for foreign policy and national security leadership Monday night before their last super-sized audience of the campaign. A few of their detours into domestic issues were problematic too.

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Charges Dropped Against Man in NYPD Beating Case

Monday, October 22, 2012

The Brooklyn District Attorney's Office says charges are being dismissed against a homeless man arrested after a beating from police officers that was caught on video.

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Probe Continues Into Death of Pregnant Woman

Monday, October 22, 2012

An investigation continues into the unsolved murder of a pregnant New York City woman who had been set to get married over the weekend.

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New Yorkers Head to Kuwait with National Guard

Monday, October 22, 2012

Fifteen New York Army National Guard members from around the state are being deployed to Kuwait to support military logistics operations there.

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Spitzer Talks Politics in Rare Albany Appearance

Monday, October 22, 2012

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer talked about politics during his first public appearance in New York's capital since a prostitution scandal forced him from office in 2008.

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Pregnant Woman Found Slain Day Before Wedding

Saturday, October 20, 2012

A woman who was 8 months pregnant was found stabbed to death Saturday in her apartment, the day before her wedding, police said.

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Producers Sue Over Alleged 'Rebecca' Musical Scam

Friday, October 19, 2012

The producers of the Broadway musical "Rebecca" have sued a Long Island securities dealer who was charged criminally this week with sinking the show with a bizarre fraud.

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Sandusky Asks Judge To Overturn Abuse Convictions

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky asked a judge on Thursday to overturn his child sexual abuse convictions and grant him a new trial, claiming his lawyers lacked sufficient time to prepare and the statute of limitations for some charges had expired.

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Tigers Rout Yankees 8-1 for ALCS Sweep

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Max Scherzer capped a stupendous stretch for Detroit's starting rotation, and the Tigers advanced to the World Series for the second time in seven years by beating the New York Yankees 8-1 Thursday for a four-game sweep of the AL championship series.

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Google's 3Q Earnings Leak Early, Stock Plunges

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Google Inc.'s stock plunged suddenly on Thursday afternoon after it released its third-quarter earnings report early, apparently by mistake.

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NY Policeman Killed in Highway Accident

Thursday, October 18, 2012

A veteran Nassau County highway patrol officer has been struck and killed while investigating a multi-vehicle accident on the Long Island Expressway.

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NY Appeals Court Nixes Defense of Marriage Act

Thursday, October 18, 2012

A divided federal appeals court in Manhattan struck down the Defense of Marriage Act Thursday as unconstitutional, joining an appeals court in Boston in rejecting the law that defines marriage as between a man and a woman. The Supreme Court is expected to take up the case in the next year.

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Feds Seek 8 Years for Ex-Goldman Director in NY

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

The government says a former Goldman Sachs board member convicted in New York of insider trading charges should serve at least eight years in prison.

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NYC Mayor to Spend $10M for Moderate Candidates

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is planning to spend more than $10 million in the final weeks before Election Day to promote moderate candidates around the country.

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