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Times Square Isn't the Only Place Something Drops on New Year's Eve

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Everything from a fish to a shoe to a giant candy Peep will descend on Saturday to welcome in 2017.


British singer George Michael dead at age 53

Sunday, December 25, 2016

George Michael, who rocketed to stardom with WHAM! and went on to enjoy a long and celebrated solo career lined with controversies, has died, his publicist said Sunday. He was 53.

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Two Alarm Fire Breaks Out at NYU Hospital Under Construction

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

There were no immediate reports of injuries at the NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan.


Investigators: Radiator Leak May Be Responsible for Toddlers' Deaths

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Two sibling toddlers were pronounced dead after being taken to hospital with steam burns on Wednesday


Beyonce Leads 2017 Grammy Award Nominations

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West each scored eight nominations.


Judge Denies Request for Special Prosecutor in Christie Bridge Case

Friday, December 02, 2016

A judge ruled Friday that a former firefighter's complaint against Gov. Christie regarding the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane closures lacked standing.


Ron Glass, Emmy-Nominated Actor Best Known For 'Barney Miller,' Has Died At 71

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Glass died Friday of respiratory failure, his agent, Jeffrey Leavett, told The Associated Press. He appeared in dozens of shows in a television and film career dating to the early 1970s.


'Brady Bunch' Mom Florence Henderson Has Died

Friday, November 25, 2016

The actress was 82. She was one of the stars of the popular 1970s show about single parents who marry and raise six kids. It played for decades in reruns.


Indictments Against Former Cuomo Aide and Seven Others in Federal Corruption Case

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

A former top aide to Governor Andrew Cuomo and the former president of SUNY Polytechnic Institute were both indicted in the bribery case.


Review of Airport Panic: Usain Bolt Spurred it, Cops Made it Worse

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

A review of an August incident at JKF blamed both airport employees and law enforcement for fueling hysteria by overreacting to several mistaken reports of gunshots.


Humpback Whale Spotted in Hudson River

Monday, November 21, 2016

Reported sightings have ranged from the Statue of Liberty to north of the George Washington Bridge.


Trump Questions Persist Along Obama's Last Foreign Presidential Trip

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Closing out his final overseas trip, Obama said he'd avoided ethical scandals by trying to follow the spirit, not just the letter, of the law and suggested Trump would be wise to follow his example.


Donald Trump Wins Presidency in Late Night State Sweep

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Americans emphatically declared their anger at government Tuesday as they elected a political outsider who failed to generate widespread excitement but offered the prospect of change.

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One Dead, 3 Injured in Shooting Near Voting Site

Tuesday, November 08, 2016

The motivation is unknown and it's unclear whether the shooting has anything to do with the election.


Christie: No Recollection of Aides Discussing Lane Closure Plot

Monday, November 07, 2016

Christie said in an interview on "CBS This Morning" that Friday's guilty verdicts against two former aides confirms his belief that only three people were responsible.


Indians Beat Cubs 7-2 To Lead World Series 3-1

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Cleveland Indians move one win closer to reprising their Series title, the first time since 1948.


Chicago Cubs Beat Los Angeles Dodgers To Enter World Series For First Time Since 1945

Sunday, October 23, 2016

The Cubs put an end to a 71-year drought Saturday, winning 5-0 to advance to the World Series against the Cleveland Indians. The Cubs last took the World Series title in 1908.


Trump and Clinton Trade Caustic Barbs as Roast Turns Bitter

Friday, October 21, 2016

The presidential candidates butted heads at the annual Al Smith charity dinner just a day after a contentious final debate.


Cleveland Advances To World Series, Beating Toronto

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The Indians shut out the Blue Jays 3-0 Wednesday in Game 5 of the American League Championship Series. Cleveland will face either the Chicago Cubs or the Los Angeles Dodgers.


New Hudson River Tunnel Goes Express on Approvals

Friday, October 14, 2016

Federal officials say progress is being made on the plans to build new rail tunnels under the Hudson River. "We're making sure there is no one who can kill it," said one U.S. senator.
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