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 2020-02-26 19:09 

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Over 80 People Under Quarantine For Possible Coronavirus In Nassau...

Nassau County health officials are warning residents to remain vigilant as over 80 people remain under voluntary quarantine for possible coronavirus exposure....

 2020-02-26 18:56 

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#BeLikeableDay Fights Cyberbullying With Kindness...

Likeable Social Media has launched #BeLikableDay in an effort to encourage people to be kinder to one another online....

 2020-02-26 18:03 

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Runners To Find Out If They've Got A Spot In The TCS New York City Marathon...

Runners wishing to kick the TCS New York City Marathon off their bucket list this year find out Wednesday if they made it in....

 2020-02-26 18:01 

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Catholics Flock To St. Patrick's Cathedral To Receive Imposition Of Ashes...

An estimated 40,000 people are expected to flock to St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan on Wednesday to receive the imposition of ashes....

 2020-02-26 17:15 

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Police Seek Info In 24-Year-Old Long Island Cold Case...

State police are asking for help in solving a nearly 25-year-old cold case in Suffolk County....

 2020-02-26 16:16 

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Court Sides With Trump In 'Sanctuary Cities' Grant Fight...

A federal appeals court in New York says the Trump administration can withhold millions of dollars in law enforcement grants to force states to cooperate with U.S. immigration enforcement....

 2020-02-26 15:52 

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Driver In Deadly Route 80 School Bus Crash Faces Sentencing...

A former school bus driver could get up to 10 years in prison when he is sentenced Wednesday in connection with a crash that killed a student and a teacher in 2018....

 2020-02-26 15:49 

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Death Toll Rises To 20 From Delhi Riots During Trump Trip...

NEW DELHI (AP) — At least 22 people were killed and 189 injured in three days of clashes in New Delhi that coincided with U.S....

 2020-02-26 15:13 

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Trump To Hold News Conference On Coronavirus Threat...

President Donald Trump plans to hold a news conference at the White House to discuss the coronavirus....

 2020-02-26 13:18 

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Mayor de Blasio To Sign Bill Cracking Down On Repeat Reckless Drivers...

Mayor Bill de Blasio will sign a bill on Wednesday that cracks down on reckless drivers who repeatedly break the law....

 2020-02-26 13:01 

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Possible Toll Hikes To Come For NJ Turnpike, Garden State Parkway...

A possible toll hike could be coming to the New Jersey Turnpike and the Graden State Parkway....

 2020-02-26 11:29 

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Death Toll Rises To 20 From Delhi Riots During Trump Trip...

NEW DELHI (AP) — At least 20 people were killed and 189 injured in three days of clashes in New Delhi that coincided with President Donald Trump's first state visit to India, with the death toll expected to rise as hospitals continue to take in ...

 2020-02-26 10:00 

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Small Business Spotlight: How The Local Moms Network Went National...

Jessica Blouin and her two partners developed a local website to connect with other moms and the effort has since gone national....

 2020-02-26 03:02 

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South Carolina Democratic Debate Recap: Here's What You Missed...

Seven candidates took the stage in Tuesday night's high-stakes debate in Charleston to make their final prime-time pitch to change the direction of the 2020 nomination fight ahead of South Carolina's weekend primary....

 2020-02-26 00:55 

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880 In Depth: Former NYPD Commissioner Says 1993 WTC Attack Was Missed Wake Up Call...

Wednesday marks 27 years since the first attack on the World Trade Center, an event some say should have been the true wake up call for America....

 2020-02-26 00:26 

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Reports: Suspect Shot And Killed By Nassau Police In Queens...

A suspect was shot and killed by Nassau County Police in Queens on Tuesday, according to reports....

 2020-02-25 23:50 

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State Police Plan Body Camera Pilot Program, Official Says...

New York State Police say they plan to go forward with a body camera pilot program for state troopers....

 2020-02-25 23:49 

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Body Cam Captures 6-Year-Old's Tearful Pleas During Arrest...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A police officer's body camera shows a 6-year-old Florida girl crying and begging officers not to arrest her as one fastens zip ties around her wrists at a charter school....

 2020-02-25 23:46 

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NYPD Hires Nurses To Assist With Homeless Crisis...

In an effort to clamp down on the homeless crisis in New York City, the NYPD has hired a team of nurses....

 2020-02-25 23:40 

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Connecticut Lawmakers, Advocates Call For End To Solitary Confinement...

Advocates and state lawmakers called Tuesday for the end of solitary confinement in Connecticut's prisons and jails....

 2020-02-25 23:18 

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NJ Budget: Murphy Proposes Tax Increase On Millionaires, Cigarettes & Gun Permits...

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy officially unveiled a $40.9 billion budget for fiscal year 2021 on Tuesday....

 2020-02-25 22:24 

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Hot Pockets Heir Gets 5 Months In Prison For College Scam...

BOSTON (AP) — An heir to the Hot Pockets fortune was sentenced to five months in prison Tuesday for trying to cheat and bribe her daughters' way into school as part of a nationwide college admissions scam....

 2020-02-25 21:54 

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MTA Names Sarah Feinberg As Interim NYC Transit President...

There is a new interim president of NYC Transit....

 2020-02-25 19:52 

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Speaker Johnson Raises Concerns Over BQE Tunnel Prospoal...

City Council Speaker Corey Johnson said Tuesday he has some concerns about a proposed plan to construct a 3-mile tunnel to replace a crumbling portion of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway....

 2020-02-25 19:24 

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New Bill Calls For Sprinkler Systems In Older Public Housing High-Rises...

More than 90 percent of New York City Housing Authority public housing developments are not required to have fire sprinklers and two local lawmakers want to change that....

 2020-02-25 19:22 

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39 States Investigating Juul's Marketing Of Vaping Products...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A coalition of 39 states will look into the marketing and sales of vaping products by Juul Labs, including whether the company targeted youths and made misleading claims about nicotine content in its devices, officials announc...

 2020-02-25 18:57 

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Trial To Begin For Nurse Accused Of Killing Anti-Gang Activist Evelyn Rodriguez...

A trial is set to begin this week for the Long Island nurse charged in the death of Evelyn Rodriguez, who gained notoriety as an anti-gang activist after her teenage daughter was allegedly murdered by MS-13 members....

 2020-02-25 18:56 

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Top U.S. Immunologist: Coronavirus On Verge Of Becoming Pandemic...
 2020-02-25 18:40 

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Cuomo Enlists Help Of Martin Luther King III In New York's Census Count Efforts...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is enlisting the help of a prominent Civil Rights leader to ensure every New Yorker is counted in the 2020 census....

 2020-02-25 18:11 

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Top U.S. Immunologist: Coronavirus On Brink Of Becoming Pandemic...

The coronavirus is on the brink of becoming a pandemic, according to the top infectious disease specialist in the U.S....

 2020-02-25 16:23 

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Mubarak, Egypt's Autocrat Ousted By Protests, Dies At 91...

CAIRO (AP) — Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian leader who was the autocratic face of stability in the Middle East for nearly 30 years before being forced from power in an Arab Spring uprising, died Tuesday, state-run TV announced. He was 91....

 2020-02-25 16:16 

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LI Students Fell Sick After School Trip To Italy, Likely Not From Coronavirus...

A group of students from Lindenhurst High School in Long Island became ill while returning from a school trip to Italy. When the students got home, some thought they could be sickened by the coronavirus. Their symptoms included nausea, diarrhea, vomiting ...

 2020-02-25 16:11 

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What You Need To Know About The South Carolina Democratic Debate...

Seven candidates will take the stage for the 10th Democratic presidential debate of the season in Charleston, South Carolina on Tuesday night....

 2020-02-25 15:28 

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Park Rangers Trying To Help Duck With Plastic Ring Stuck On Beak...

Park rangers and bird lovers are working to save a duck in Central Park who has a plastic ring stuck on her beak....

 2020-02-25 14:51 

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Trump Again Calls For Ginsburg-Sotomayor Recusal...

President Donald Trump is repeating his call for two liberal-leaning Supreme Court justices to recuse themselves from cases involving him or his administration....

 2020-02-25 14:08 

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Mubarak, Egypt's Autocrat Ousted By Protests, Dies At 91...

CAIRO (AP) — Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian leader who was the autocratic face of stability in the Middle East for nearly 30 years before being forced from power in an Arab Spring uprising, died Tuesday, state-run TV announced. He was 91....

 2020-02-25 13:46 

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NJ 'Candy Man' Doctor Accused Of Doctoring Records To Prescribe Opioids...

A Bergen County doctor has admitted to his role in fueling the opioid epidemic, peddling pills for personal profit....

 2020-02-25 13:12 

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10-Year-Old Boy Fatally Struck By School Bus In Brooklyn...

Police say a 10-year-old boy was killed after being hit by a school bus in Brooklyn on Tuesday morning....

 2020-02-25 13:12 

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10-Year-Old Girl Fatally Struck By School Bus In Brooklyn...

Police say a 10-year-old boygirl was killed after being hit by a school bus in Brooklyn on Tuesday morning....

 2020-02-25 11:43 

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Melania Trump Visits 'Happiness' Class At Indian School...

NEW DELHI (AP) — U.S. first lady Melania Trump on Tuesday visited a "happiness class" at a government-run school in the Indian capital....

 2020-02-25 00:46 

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Religious Exemption Vaccine Bill Clears Connecticut Panel...

A Connecticut legislative committee voted Monday to advance legislation that would eliminate the state's religious exemption for certain childhood vaccines, despite vocal opposition from hundreds of parents and children who packed the Connecticut Capi...

 2020-02-25 00:36 

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SI Lawmakers To Skip St. Patrick's Day Parade After LGBTQ Groups Denied...

Staten Island's St. Patrick's Day Parade is facing opposition from local officials who say they aren't participating because the island's LGBTQ support organization was rejected from the march....

 2020-02-25 00:01 

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NYPD: Burqa-Wearing Man Steals Nearly $1 Million In Jewelry...

The NYPD is looking for a thief who made off with nearly $1 million worth of jewelry from a Hudson Yards shop on Sunday....

 2020-02-24 23:23 

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Sen. Blumenthal Calls For New 'Marshall Plan' In Puerto Rico...

Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal on Monday called for a Marshall Plan for Puerto Rico after much of the island was left destroyed in Hurricane Maria and the recent string of earthquakes....

 2020-02-24 22:50 

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Poll: Most New Yorkers No Longer Support Bail Reform Law...

Support for New York's controversial bail reform laws is collapsing, according to a new survey....

 2020-02-24 22:16 

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Sen. Menendez Worries Sanders Nomination Will Divide Democrats...

As we head toward Super Tuesday, the Democratic primary is heating up and some are worries about the impact of divisions within the party....

 2020-02-24 21:42 

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Husband Arrested In Death Of 58-Year-Old Long Island Woman...

A 60-year-old Long Island man has been arrested on a charge that he killed his wife during a fight at the couple's home....

 2020-02-24 21:07 

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City Schools See Significant Drop In Student Arrests By NYPD...

New data shows fewer arrests have been made at New York City schools ever since Mayor Bill de Blasio ordered the NYPD to stop arresting and summonsing students for a number of offenses....

 2020-02-24 20:59 

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New York State Park Police Fear Merger Could Lead To Layoffs...

Union leaders for the New York State Park Police fear many members will lose their jobs in a planned merger with the state police....

 2020-02-24 20:42 

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NYC Considering Building Tunnel To Replace Crumbling Section Of BQE...

The City Council is considering a plan to replace a deteriorating section of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway with a three-mile tunnel....

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