New York


New York Awards $13M to Combat Violent Crime

New York is awarding more than $13 million to help law enforcement agencies combat gun violence. The money will go to 20 police departments in the 17 counties participating in…

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New Ferry Route Planned for NJ-Midtown Commuters

New York Waterway is planning a new ferry route to take commuters to and from Midtown Manhattan. The company on Wednesday announced that it will make permanent a special route…

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Amtrak Says Penn Station Tracks Are Fixed

Rail commuters who endured a very long week due to derailment-related track work made their way into New York’s Penn Station on Friday with assurances that the repairs were finished…

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Regional Briefs – April 6, 2017

NJ Targets Distracted Drivers After Rise in Deaths TRENTON – New Jersey will become one of the first states in the nation to send warning letters to distracted drivers in…

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New York National Guard Marks WWI Anniversary

The New York National Guard on Thursday marked the 100th anniversary of the U.S. entry into World War I with a ceremony at its headquarters in suburban Albany. Between April…

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Regional Briefs – April 5, 2017

Cat Missing 31 Months Reunited With NJ Family WANAQUE, N.J. – A cat that went missing 2 1/2 years ago reappeared as suddenly as it disappeared, The Record reported. Jimmy,…

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Dead Humpback Whale Washes Up on NYC Beach

Marine biologists will try to determine what killed a humpback whale whose carcass has washed up on a New York City beach. The approximately 30-foot-long whale was found on Rockaway…

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