Regional

Cuomo Wants $40 Million to Respond to Coronavirus

New York’s governor says he will ask state lawmakers in coming days to approve $40 million to help state health officials respond to the deadly coronavirus outbreak. Gov. Andrew Cuomo,…

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Interim President Appointed to Lead NYC Transit System

A former federal railroad official who served in President Obama’s administration has been appointed to lead New York City’s beleaguered transit agency and it’s nearly 50,000 employees. The Metropolitan Transportation…

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Forest Fire Near Appalachian Trail Mostly Contained

A forest fire burning through a popular hiking area that is crossed by the Appalachian Trail and a major interstate highway was almost completely contained early Tuesday, New Jersey fire…

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Regional Briefs – February 19, 2020

Man Working on Car Killed When Vehicle Rolls on Top of Him FOLSOM, N.J. (AP) — A man working on a car in the driveway of his rural southern New…

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Regional Briefs – February 16, 2020

New York Courts Snowmobiling Tourists With Free Weekend ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – New York is courting winter tourists with a fee-free weekend for out-of-state snowmobilers. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the…

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