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August 11, 2018 - 11:46 am
NEW YORK (AP) — In an about-face, U.S. Rep. Chris Collins is ending his re-election bid days after the Republican was charged with insider trading. Collins released a statement Saturday morning saying his will suspend his campaign and fill out the rest of his term. Collins was indicted Wednesday on...
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August 08, 2018 - 3:10 pm
By TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of western New York state was arrested Wednesday on charges he fed inside information he gleaned from sitting on the board of a biotechnology company to his son, helping themselves and others dodge hundreds of...
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August 08, 2018 - 1:53 pm
By DEEPTI HAJELA and JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press VALHALLA, N.Y. (AP) — A man shot a patient to death in her bed at a suburban New York hospital Wednesday and then killed himself, police said. Police were trying to determine the connection between the two, who were found in a fourth-floor room...
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August 06, 2018 - 2:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Police in New York City are looking for answers in the death of a baby found floating in the East River in an area popular with tourists near the Brooklyn Bridge and South Street Seaport. Officials want to know: How long was the boy in the water before an Oklahoma family spotted him...
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August 06, 2018 - 1:25 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - The CEO and Chairman of NASCAR, Brian France was arrested in Sag Harbor, New York Sunday Night and charged with DUI. Cops say that France drove his 2017 Lexus past a stop sign, resulting in a traffic stop by police. France’s actions and his condition led police to arrest him...
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July 09, 2018 - 1:27 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The owners of a popular dinner cruise ship in Virginia are being sued by a customer who says the ship's no-skid flooring worked too well. The lawsuit in federal court accuses the Spirit of Norfolk cruise ship of inappropriately using no-skid flooring on a part of the ship where...
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July 02, 2018 - 3:48 pm
ERWIN, N.Y. (AP) —New York state police say a 29-year-old trooper was shot and killed by a suicidal suspect barricaded in his home near the Pennsylvania state line. State police officials say Trooper Nicholas Clark was shot by the suspect around 3:30 a.m. Monday in the town of Erwin. The suspect...
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June 27, 2018 - 9:08 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old political novice running on a low budget and an unabashedly liberal platform, upset longtime U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley on Tuesday in the Democratic congressional primary in New York. The surprise victory by the community organizer in a district...
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June 14, 2018 - 1:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump Foundation says in a statement that a lawsuit filed against it by New York's attorney general is "politics at its very worst." The suit filed Thursday says President Donald Trump illegally used the charity to pay legal settlements related to his golf clubs, buy a painting...
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June 14, 2018 - 11:35 am
By JENNIFER PELTZ , Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's charitable foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses, legal bills and presidential campaign, New York's attorney general said Wednesday as she sued the charity, Trump and three of his children. The...
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