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US prosecutors clear immigrant from Barbados in '86 burglary

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City prosecutors have cleared an immigrant from Barbados who spent more than a year in prison for a 1986 burglary they say never took place. more »»

Report: 2 lawyers in anti-police video knew about message

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The city's Department of Investigation says lawyers at an agency that receives $20 million in city funding participated in a video that advocated the killing of police officers. more »»

Brooklyn immigrant's 1987 burglary conviction vacated

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn prosecutors have cleared an immigrant from Barbados who spent more than a year in prison for a burglary 31 years ago they say never took plac. more »»

Family of man killed by police in stairway plans to sue NYC

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The family of an unarmed man fatally shot by a police officer in a Brooklyn housing project stairway said Thursday that it intends to file lawsuits seeking $50 million. more »»

Family of man shot by police in stairwell intends to sue NYC

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The family of an unarmed man shot by a police officer in a New York City housing project stairway has notified the city that it intends to file lawsuits seeking $50 million. more »»

Casino union protests Taj Mahal cuts outside Icahn office

January 29, 2015

Atlantic City casino workers demonstrated outside the New York offices of billionaire investor Carl Icahn on Thursday to protest the elimination of benefits at a casino he is poised to acquire. more »»

National park rangers trying to find missing hiker

January 29, 2015

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) — Rangers in Rocky Mountain National Park are trying to find a New York man who disappeared while hiking over a mountain road covered in snowdrifts. more »»

Blogger helps raise $1 million so NYC kids can visit Harvard

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A fundraising campaign inspired by the popular photo blog Humans of New York has raised more than a million dollars to send middle-schoolers from a high-poverty Brooklyn school on... more »»

A look at Etan Patz case that fueled missing-child campaign

January 29, 2015

A look at the murder case stemming from the 1979 disappearance of Etan Patz, which helped catalyze a national missing-children's campaign:

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THE CASE

Six-year-old Etan Patz wa... more »»

Long-awaited trial to open in Etan Patz missing-child case

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — He was just a name in a file for decades, one of many people police encountered while searching for a 6-year-old New York City boy named Etan Patz (AY'-tahn PAYTS'). more »»

Family of man shot by police files claims against NYC

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The family of an unarmed man shot by a police officer in a Brooklyn housing project stairway has notified the city that it intends to file lawsuits seeking $50 million. more »»

New counterterror team, new community strategy at NYPD

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton says 350 officers will be trained and outfitted to respond to counterterrorism calls. more »»

Attorney General nominee picks up GOP support

January 29, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Key Republicans heaped praise on attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch Thursday and one senior lawmaker announced his outright endorsement, setting the stage for Lynch's... more »»

Fans snap up caps designed and worn by Seahawks' Lynch

January 29, 2015

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Hats off to Marshawn Lynch. more »»

Judge won't toss Boston bombing suspects' sister's NYC case

January 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City judge says a harassment case against the sister of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects can procee. more »»

NY comptroller says 90 school districts facing fiscal stress

January 29, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York comptroller has found 90 public school districts fiscally stressed, accounting for 13 percent of the 672 reviewed statewide. more »»

NY man gets 40 to life for killing mom, stepdad with rock

January 29, 2015

TROY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man has been sentenced to 40 years to life in prison for beating his mother and stepfather to death with a rock the size of a bowling bow. more »»

Study: Hemlocks ailing in Catskills amid pest infestation

January 29, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A new study has found hemlock trees in the Catskill region declining in health amid an invasive pest infestation.

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New York man sentenced for killing mom, stepdad in 2013

January 29, 2015

TROY, N.Y. (AP) — A 23-year-old Albany-area man has been sentenced to 40 years to life in prison for beating his mother and stepfather to death with a large rock two years ago. more »»

 
 

 

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