The Associated Press

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NY Officials Agree on Plan for Governors Island

Sunday, April 11, 2010

NEW YORK (AP) - A new master plan for Governors Island calls for a 2.2-mile promenade to be created along the waterfront and 87 acres to developed as open green space.

Gov. David Paterson and Mayor Michael Bloomberg released the new plan on Sunday for the ...


Crane Strikes 25-Story Building, No Injuries

Saturday, March 27, 2010

NEW YORK — A listing crane has struck the side of a 25-story building near Wall Street, disrupting traffic in the area and leading to the evacuations of nearby buildings.

The Fire Department of New York says there were no injuries Saturday after the crane hit ...


Police Investigating White Powder Found at Rep. Weiner's Office

Thursday, March 25, 2010

NEW YORK (AP) - New York City police are investigating a threatening letter sent to the Queens office of U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner related to his support of national health care legislation.

The letter with suspicious white powder was discovered Thursday afternoon at the congressman's office ...


Sen. Paul Wellstone Dead in Plane Crash

Friday, October 25, 2002

Democratic Sen. Paul Wellstone, one of the foremost liberals in Congress, was killed in a plane crash in northern Minnesota on Friday along with his wife, daughter and five others, campaign officials said.

Wellstone, 58, had been in the final days of a tight battle for re-election in a race that ...