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Ex-Madoff controller avoids jail time with cooperation deal

May 19, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Imprisoned financier Bernard Madoff's former controller won't have to go to prison after prosecutors praised her for helping them successfully convict others in the multibillion... more »»

Long Island police officer praised for rescuing duckling

May 19, 2015

WANTAGH, N.Y. (AP) — A Long Island police officer is winning praise for rescuing a duckling that a bystander feared was in danger of drowning. more »»

De Blasio's plan for public housing includes private leases

May 19, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A plan to tackle "the worst financial crisis" in the history of the New York City Housing Authority includes leasing unused land in housing complexes for private residential... more »»

Man found dead under mattress in NYC hotel was bludgeoned

May 19, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey man found dead under a mattress at a hotel near the Empire State Building had been bludgeoned. more »»

2 people taken to hospital after oil spill at Port of Albany

May 19, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Two people have been taken to the hospital as a precaution after a crude oil spill at the Port of Alban. more »»

NRC probing appearance of water after fire at nuclear plant

May 19, 2015

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Federal regulators are investigating why water accumulated in a room of critical electrical equipment after a transformer fire at the Indian Point nuclear power plant. more »»

Unions urge Amtrak to put 2nd crew member in locomotives

May 19, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The union for Amtrak's locomotive engineers urged the railroad on Tuesday to put a second crew member at the controls of trains on the busy Northeast Corridor, where a... more »»

Immigrants rally for reprieve blocked by lawsuit

May 19, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Immigrants and advocates are holding rallies in cities across the country to push for a reprieve from deportation that has been blocked by a lawsuit. more »»

Assembly Democrats push to strengthen NYC rent control rules

May 19, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Democrats in the state Assembly say they want to strengthen New York City's longstanding rent stabilization rules when the law governing the regulations expires this year. more »»

Record $50 million worth of Mexican heroin seized in NYC

May 19, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — An investigation of a pair of New York City drug traffickers has resulted in a record seizure of more than 150 pounds of heroin from Mexico worth at least $50 million, authorities... more »»

More workers, cameras for NYC subway stations

May 19, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's transportation authority will put more workers and cameras on subway station platforms to help disperse crowds and speed up service. more »»

Record 154 pounds of heroin seized in NYC

May 19, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The Drug Enforcement Administration says it has seized a record 154 pounds of heroin worth at least $50 million in a New York City investigation. more »»

Tennessee man pleads guilty to plotting attack on Muslims

May 19, 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man who ran for Congress last year in East Tennessee has pleaded guilty to plotting an attack on a small Muslim enclave in New York. more »»

November trial date set for bridge lane-closing case

May 19, 2015

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge in Newark has set a mid-November trial date for two former allies of Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case. more »»

House bill would cap expenses for ex-presidents

May 19, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bill Clinton, George . more »»

Glittering gowns mix with glittering tutus at ballet gala

May 19, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Socialites, models and actresses in brightly colored, sparkly spring gowns packed into the audience, and ballet stars in brightly colored, sparkly tutus packed onto the stage — al... more »»

Unions urge Amtrak to put 2nd engineer in every locomotive

May 19, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The union for Amtrak's locomotive engineers on Tuesday urged the railroad to put a second engineer at the controls of trains on the busy Northeast Corridor, where a derailment... more »»

East Hampton delays new laws restricting airport noise

May 19, 2015

EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — New ordinances restricting operations at East Hampton's town airport are on hold following growing complaints about aircraft nois. more »»

 
 
 

 

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