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  1. NYPD: Suspect who opened fire on officers shot and wounded by police in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Newsday

    NYPD officers pursuing a shooting suspect shot and wounded the man after police said he turned and fired "multiple" shots at them, striking a police vehicle, early Friday in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn. None of the NYPD officers involved were wounded by gunfire, though six were transported to local hospitals for treatment of tinnitus, police said.

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  2. LIRR restoring Oyster Bay trains lost to budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newsday

    The LIRR has announced several scheduling changes that will begin next week, including the restoration of a pair of weekend Oyster Bay trains. The LIRR is putting back the 1:46 a.m. Saturday train from Jamaica to Oyster Bay, and the 7:19 a.m. Saturday train to Jamaica out of Oyster Bay.

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  3. Day care aide Nicole Noble gets 5 years probation after guilty plea...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    Nicole Noble, 34, of Brooklyn, a school day care aide with Elite Christian Daycare in Brooklyn, is led out of the Fourth Precinct in Hauppauge on Dec. 4, 2014. Photo Credit: James Carbone Nicole Noble, 34, of Brooklyn, a school day care aide with Elite Christian Daycare in Brooklyn, is led out of the Fourth Precinct in Hauppauge on Dec. 4, 2014.

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  4. Trio from NYC big lottery winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    A chef, a hotel worker and a maintenance man were big winners Thursday in Manhattan, walking away with oversized checks adding up to $15 million in New York Lottery winnings. Manuel Moreira, a hotel union worker from Briarwood, Queens, claimed the top $7 million prize in the Aug. 17 Cash4Life drawing, according to a Lottery news release.

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  5. Day care aide Nicole Noble to be sentenced for abandoning two toddlers at Bay Shore mallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    Nicole Noble, 34, of Brooklyn, a school day care aide with Elite Christian Daycare in Brooklyn, is led out of the Fourth Precinct in Hauppauge on Dec. 4, 2014. Photo Credit: James Carbone Nicole Noble, 34, of Brooklyn, a school day care aide with Elite Christian Daycare in Brooklyn, is led out of the Fourth Precinct in Hauppauge on Dec. 4, 2014.

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  6. LIRR disruption a sign of far bigger concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Newsday

    Commuters jam Jamaica Station as the Long Island Rail Road suspended service into and out of Penn Station during Wednesday morning's rush hour because of signal trouble east of the East River tunnels on September 2, 2015. Photo Credit: Uli Seit There's a lot we don't know about the signal problem that disrupted Long Island Rail Road service and commuters' lives starting around 5 a.m. Wednesday.

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  7. LIRR: Delays continue but normal service possible by evening rush hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Newsday

    A look at the Westbury LIRR station on Wednesday morning, Sept. 2, 2015. The Long Island Rail Road suspended service into and out of Penn Station during Wednesday morning's rush hour because of signal trouble east of the East River tunnels.

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  8. Normal service may return for evening rush hour, LIRR saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Newsday

    Heat and anxiety wear on commuters at Jamaica station in Queens on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, after the Long Island Rail Road suspended service into and out of Penn Station for more than 90 minutes.

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  9. Cops: Woman charged in $14,000 theft from T.J. Maxx; 3 accomplices soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Newsday

    One woman was arrested -- and, police are still searching for three female accomplices -- in connection with August store robberies in Greenvale and Hicksville where more than $14,000 worth of designer merchandise was stolen. Nassau County police said Raquel Davila, 54, of 358 Irving Ave. in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn, entered two T.J. Maxx stores -- one on Aug. 13 in Greenvale, the... One woman was arrested -- and, police are still searching for three female accomplices -- in connection with August store robberies in Greenvale and Hicksville where more than $14,000 worth of designer merchandise was stolen.

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  10. Man arrested in North Carolina, will be charged with fatally shooting Brooklyn cab driver: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Newsday

    A man accused of fatally shooting a Brooklyn livery cab driver in June was picked up in North Carolina over the weekend and will be extradited to New York, officials said. The suspect, Unique Gray, was arrested in Greenville, about an hour east of Raleigh, on Sunday, said a law enforcement official.

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  11. Wahlburgers: Wahlberg family burger chain set to open in FarmingdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Newsday

    Donnie Wahlberg, Paul Wahlberg and Mark Wahlberg attend the Wahlburgers Coney Island Preview Party on June 23, 2015 in Brooklyn. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Neilson Barnard Donnie Wahlberg, Paul Wahlberg and Mark Wahlberg attend the Wahlburgers Coney Island Preview Party on June 23, 2015 in Brooklyn.

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  12. Young actor Kyle Jean-Baptiste remembered in service at Central Park's Bethesda FountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Newsday

    Kyle Jean-Baptiste, the first African-American and youngest person to ever play the role of Jean Valjean in "Les Miserables" on Broadway died Aug. 28, 2015 after falling from a fire escape, according to a show spokesman. He was 21. Newsday's obituary for Kyle Jean-Baptiste Photo Credit: The Publicity Office, 2015 Friends and fans of the young Broadway actor and "Les Miserables" star who died over the weekend in Brooklyn gathered in his honor Monday afternoon at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain.

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  13. Gasoline franchise owner says lower prices still bring big moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Newsday

    Bolla Oil Corp. president and CEO Harry Singh outside his Bolla Market convenience store in Garden City. Photo Credit: Will Cadena Gasoline is a dollar a gallon cheaper than last year, but there's still plenty of money to be made selling it.

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  14. Emotions almost overcome NYPD's chief hostage negotiator Lt. Jack Cambria at retirement gatheringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newsday

    Lt. Jack Cambria, the New York City Police Department's top hostage negotiator, who is retiring after more than three decades on the job, gives a thumbs-up from the backseat of a vintage police car as he and wife Laurence Cambria leave New York City Police headquarters on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. Cambria has saved countless lives, trained guards at Guantanamo Bay and was a consultant on the 2009 remake of "The Taking of Pelham 123."

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  15. Joseph Bilello, who survived World War II in the Pacific and worked as a NYC cop, dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newsday

    Salvatore Joseph Bilello, a World War II veteran and former New York City police officer, died on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. He was 93. Photo Credit: Salvatore Joseph Bilello, a World War II veteran and former New York City police officer, died on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.

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  16. George J. Dubin, World War II veteran with zest for life, dies at 97Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Newsday

    Always with a trove of stories to tell from his time spent in Europe during World War II -- and then afterward as a Checker cabdriver for 25 years in New York City -- George J. Dubin, of Coram, spent the rest of his time dancing, staying in shape and loving his family. Always with a trove of stories to tell from his time spent in Europe during World War II -- and then afterward as a Checker cabdriver for 25 years in New York City -- George J. Dubin, of Coram, spent the rest of his time dancing, staying in shape and loving his family.

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  17. Two Macy's Backstage stores launch on LIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Newsday

    A shopper walks past the Macy's Backstage store in the Queens borough of New York, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Photo Credit: AP A shopper walks past the Macy's Backstage store in the Queens borough of New York, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.

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  18. Rocky Point man, 3 others plead guilty to Medicare fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Newsday

    Four defendants, including a Long Island chiropractor, pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court in Brooklyn to conspiracy to commit health care fraud by submitting $4 million in false Medicare claims, officials said. Queens health clinic owner Jeffrey Suh, 55, of Bayside, chiropractor Sophia Lin, 34, of Rocky Point, and two others each face up to 10 years in prison after being accused of carrying out the scam at Plaza Medi Group and New Plaza Group Inc., in Flushing, prosecutors said.

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  19. Shelter's dental clinic restores smiles of homeless and poor peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Newsday

    Dr. Mark Schufman heads the dental clinic at Fort Washington Men's Shelter, the only one of its kind in Manhattan. On Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, Schufman talked about how the clinic provides much-needed care for people whose poor dental health has deterred them from getting back into the job market so they can live independent lives.

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  20. Two plane passengers arrested after fight on Jet Blue flight at JFKRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Newsday

    An airplane takes off from John F. Kennedy International Airport on May 25, 2015. Photo Credit: Getty / AFP / Trevor Collins Two plane passengers were arrested Wednesday morning at Kennedy Airport after a razor and pepper spray fight that started when one of them tried to climb over the other as the jet reached the gate, the Port Authority said.

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