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Tomato sauce suspect
NYPD
August 17, 2019 - 1:03 pm
A man who stole nearly a dozen jars of tomato sauce from a grocery store in Queens violently attacked a security guard who tried to stop him, police say.
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Handcuffs
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August 17, 2019 - 11:09 am
A racehorse expert who helped train Triple Crown winner Secretariat and had ties to Saudi royals is accused of abusing a teenager while producing child pornography.
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Ambulance
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August 16, 2019 - 7:36 pm
Authorities say a child has been found dead in a parked car at a commuter rail station lot in New Jersey.
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Lieutenant Brian J. Sullivan
FDNY
August 16, 2019 - 7:32 pm
The New York mayor told mourners that a firefighter who died of a heart attack after a 24-hour shift kept responding to emergency calls while already feeling pain.
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Hudson River from Hoboken
Dreamstime
August 16, 2019 - 7:14 pm
A state study says a spot on the Hudson River waterfront that is the subject of a court battle is the best alternative for a ferry refueling and maintenance depot.
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Blurred Subway Train
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August 16, 2019 - 6:45 pm
The MTA on Friday warned a budget crunch could lead to service reductions beginning in the fall.
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Elephant
Tom Tingle/The Republic
August 16, 2019 - 5:55 pm
A Connecticut court has rejected the appeal of an animal rights group that has been trying to free three elephants from a petting zoo based on the argument that animals should have the same rights as humans.
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El Paso Shooting Vigil
Mario Tama/Getty Images
August 16, 2019 - 5:46 pm
An effort to help the victims of the deadly mass shooting in El Paso, Texas has led to those impacted by the 9/11 attacks to offer their help.
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Jeffrey Epstein
Florida Department of Law Enforcement
August 16, 2019 - 4:22 pm
New York City's medical examiner has ruled Jeffrey Epstein's death a suicide.
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Walmart logo
Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images
August 16, 2019 - 4:00 pm
A Newark man has been charged with creating a false public alarm after sparking an evacuation while trying to steal an airsoft gun at a Walmart in New Jersey, police said.
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