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5 Injured in Fire in East Village

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Five people suffered minor injuries and 34 people were displaced during an overnight fire in the East Village.

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Nassau County Police Realignment Plan Votes Expected

Monday, February 13, 2012

A plan to realign a suburban police department's eight police precincts is set to get another airing.

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Clergy Demands Names Shooting of Unarmed Bronx Man

Monday, February 13, 2012

A group of clergy, including civil rights activist the Rev. Al Sharpton, demanded Monday that the police department reveal the names of the officers who broke into a home and killed an unarmed man during a drug investigation.

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All 4 GOP Candidates on CT Primary Ballot

Friday, February 10, 2012

State officials say Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul will compete for votes from Connecticut Republicans in the state's presidential preference primary on April 24.

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Dad of Subway Bomb Plotter Gets Prison Time

Friday, February 10, 2012

A federal judge has sentenced the father of an admitted terrorist to 4 and a half years in prison for destroying evidence and lying to investigators.

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NYPD Boss' Son Greg Kelly Returns to TV Show After Rape Claim

Friday, February 10, 2012

The New York City police commissioner's TV host son is resuming his morning show duties at "Good Day New York" after being cleared of the prospect of criminal charges of raping a woman he met for a drink.

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Republican Offers Gay Marriage Ballot Question

Thursday, February 09, 2012

A Republican lawmaker has submitted a proposal for a ballot question that would ask New Jersey voters to approve gay marriage.

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Man Hit by NYPD Says He Gets Headaches, Has Nightmares

Thursday, February 09, 2012

A man shown on video being kicked and punched by four New York City police officers says he's suffered from constant headaches and nightmares since then.

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October Trial in NY Saudi Ambassador Plot Case

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

A judge on Tuesday scheduled an October trial for a man charged with plotting to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the United States, saying it would be unfair to everyone involved to let the case drag out.

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Man Indicted on Attempted Murder Charge of NYPD Officer

Monday, February 06, 2012

A man accused of shooting a New York City police officer in the head has been indicted on an attempted murder charge.

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Judge Gives Green Light to Port Authority Toll Hikes, For Now

Monday, February 06, 2012

A federal judge in New York has declined to order the elimination of toll increases imposed last summer at bridge and tunnel crossings in New York and New Jersey.

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City to fete Giants With Ticker-Tape Parade

Sunday, February 05, 2012

New York City will be hosting a ticker-tape parade and City Hall ceremony for Super Bowl champions New York Giants. The celebration is scheduled for Tuesday.

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Veteran Stage, Film Actor Ben Gazzara Dies at 81

Saturday, February 04, 2012

Ben Gazzara, whose powerful dramatic performances brought an intensity to a variety of roles and made him a memorable presence in such iconic productions over the decades as the original "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" on Broadway and the film "The Big Lebowski," has died at age 81.

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Mayor Michael Bloomberg: City Earnings Assumptions Are 'Laughable'

Friday, February 03, 2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says the earnings assumptions New York City is using for its pension funds are "laughable."

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Cuomo Appointee to Police Cuomo Administration

Thursday, February 02, 2012

State Inspector General Ellen Biben who served in several roles for Gov. Andrew Cuomo, was appointed Thursday to police ethics in the Cuomo administration and the Legislature and to regulate lobbying.

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Christie Apologizes for Civil Rights Remark, Defends Use of Slang Term

Wednesday, February 01, 2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has apologized for a remark about civil rights but says he's not sorry for using a slang term to describe a lawmaker who compared him to segregationist Southern governors.

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NYPD: Man Who Shot Officer Also Wanted in Killing

Wednesday, February 01, 2012

The man accused of shooting a New York City police officer point-blank in the head was also wanted in the first killing of 2012, department officials said Wednesday.

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Analysis: Romney Proves He's Tough and Adaptable

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Mitt Romney's resounding win in the Florida GOP primary is a warning shot to any Democrats who think the former Massachusetts governor will be a soft target.

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Conn. Panel to Consider Urging Mayor to Fire Embattled Police Chief

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Police commissioners in East Haven, Conn., will be voting on whether to urge the mayor to fire the police chief instead of letting him retire amid allegations that officers abused Latinos.

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Clerk Charged With Swiping $1M From NY Archdiocese

Monday, January 30, 2012

An Archdiocese of New York clerk with a record of theft has been charged with manipulating the church's accounts payable system to steal more than $1 million in education money.

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