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Cuomo congestion pricing
New York Governor's Office
April 17, 2019 - 2:50 pm
For the first time, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is indicating some drivers may be given an exemption when his congestion pricing plan is implemented.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
New York Governor's Office
April 17, 2019 - 2:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — New York state will grant free state tuition and room and board to the families of New York military members killed or disabled while on duty, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday. The move comes after President Donald Trump and Republican state lawmakers criticized a...
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FILE - In this photo from Thursday, Dec. 20 2018, Harvey Weinstein arrives at New York Supreme Court for a hearing on his sexual assault case. Both sides in the case want the press and the public barred from the Weinstein's next court appearance on April 26. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
April 17, 2019 - 2:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Both sides in Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault case want the media and the public barred from the disgraced movie mogul's next court appearance. Prosecutors argue the April 26 hearing should be closed to protect Weinstein's right to a fair trial and for the privacy of women whose...
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University at Buffalo
AP Photo/David Duprey
April 17, 2019 - 2:20 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A university student in upstate New York has died following suspected hazing last week that led to a suspension of fraternity and sorority activities. University at Buffalo President Satish Tripathi says Sebastian Serafin-Bazan died Wednesday. The 18-year-old freshman from Port...
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Measles vaccine presentation
Sophia Hall
April 17, 2019 - 12:36 pm
Religious holidays are around the corner, children are off from school and many are traveling.
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Karina Vetrano
Twitter/Chief Dermot Shea
April 17, 2019 - 12:02 pm
Sentencing for the man convicted in the murder of Queens jogger Karina Vetrano has been postponed.
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Getty Images
April 17, 2019 - 11:35 am
A food fight at a Connecticut high school last friday ended with 10 students under arrest.
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Five-alarm fire in Marine Park
Tom Kaminski
April 17, 2019 - 10:44 am
A five-alarm fire raged in a sushi restaurant and medical office in Marine Park, Brooklyn Wednesday morning.
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This April 10, 2019, photo shows a sign by furnyc.org in the window of Victoria Stass Collection in New York's fur district. The fur trade is considered so important to New York’s development that two beavers adorn the city’s official seal, a reference to early Dutch and English settlers who traded in beaver pelts. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 17, 2019 - 7:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A burgeoning movement to outlaw fur is seeking to make its biggest statement yet in the fashion mecca of New York City. Lawmakers are pushing a measure that would ban the sale of all new fur products in the city where such garments were once common and style-setters including...
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