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July 11, 2018 - 8:48 am
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's governor is set to announce new steps to combat toxic algae in Lake Erie. Republican Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-sikz) office says he'll announce a new plan on Wednesday to deal with water quality issues. The governor's office has said in recent months he's considering...
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July 11, 2018 - 8:48 am
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) — Police in upstate New York say they've arrested a man who shot a woman and her two children. Schenectady police officials say the suspected gunman, 47-year-old DeShawn Howard, shot a 35-year-old woman alongside her 7-year-old son and 16-year-old daughter during a domestic...
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July 11, 2018 - 1:00 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection is alleging that New York Mayor Bill de Blasio illegally crossed from Mexico into the U.S. while visiting the El Paso, Texas, area in June, an accusation the mayor's office flatly denies. In a letter obtained by The Associated Press, Customs and...
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July 11, 2018 - 12:58 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Planned Parenthood Empire State Acts has endorsed Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul for re-election, saying they're championing and protecting New Yorkers' rights. The independent, political arm of Planned Parenthood in New York state cites Cuomo's accomplishments,...
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July 10, 2018 - 10:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A 48-year-old woman has been found dead inside a trash compactor in a lower Manhattan apartment building. Police discovered her body just before 5 p.m. Tuesday at the 29-story Zeckendorf Towers near Union Square. Police say the woman was unconscious and unresponsive. She was...
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July 10, 2018 - 4:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A new attorney for President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen is requesting access to files seized by the FBI from Cohen's home and office in April raids. The request by attorney Guy Petrillo was revealed in a letter to a New York judge Tuesday by Cohen's other...
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July 10, 2018 - 11:17 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A prosecutor says a former New York state Senate leader extorted businesses to get jobs for his son where the son didn't do any work. Assistant U.S. Attorney Thomas McKay made the accusation on Tuesday at closing arguments at the corruption trail of Dean Skelos (SKEH'-lohs) and his...
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July 10, 2018 - 9:39 am
ALBION, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a 17-year-old western New York boy broke into his grandmother's house and stabbed her while she was sleeping. The Orleans County Sheriff's Office says Albion resident Brandon Foster went into his grandmother's house through a window just before midnight Sunday. Police...
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July 10, 2018 - 9:30 am
ALBION, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a 17-year-old western New York boy broke into his grandmother's house and stabbed her while she was sleeping. The Orleans County Sheriff's Office says Albion resident Brandon Foster went into his grandmother's house through a window just before midnight Sunday. Police...
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July 10, 2018 - 9:20 am
CLYDE, N.Y. (AP) — Police in upstate New York say a woman falsely accused someone of rape for not giving her a ride home. The Wayne County Sheriff's Office says 27-year-old Jessica Gallagher of Clyde was charged Sunday with false reporting of a crime. Deputies say Gallagher told police she was...
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