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  1. Metro: NY man arrested for vandalizing 2 train carsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Metro Transit Police have arrested a New York man they say vandalized two train cars at a Virginia rail yard. Metro says 24-year-old Jordan Reese McConeghy of Brooklyn, New York, was arrested Wednesday and will face charges including intentional property damage exceeding $1,000 and trespassing.

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  2. List of people being honored as Carnegie HeroesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Kyle Christensen, 30, of Perry, Utah, who helped rescued a 50-year-old man from a burning home in Roy, Utah, in January 2014. Patrick J. LaRose, 38, of Brooklyn, New York, who saved an 11-year-old boy from drowning when he fell through ice on Crystal Lake in Shelby Township, Michigan, in November 2013.

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  3. New York man in crosswalk killed when hit by busRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    New York police say a Brooklyn pedestrian was killed when he was struck by a Freightliner bus as it was turning onto a street where the man was walking within a marked crosswalk. Police say officers responded to a call at Coney Island Avenue and Avenue M about 2:10 p.m. Friday and found the man unconscious with severe head trauma.

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  4. Ap Photos: a selection of Northeast snowstorm imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    More than 35 million people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearsome storm swirle... . Birds fly near the Statue of Liberty during a storm seen from Liberty State Park, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in Jersey City, N.J. The Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor of more than 35 million people began shutting down as a winter st... .

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  5. Plattsburgh men pound PotsdamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    As the game clocked slowly ticked its way toward all zeroes on Tuesday night in Memorial Hall, Plattsburgh State head men's basketball coach Tom Curle was all smiles. With an 83-60 triumph over longtime North Country and State University of New York Athletic Conference rival SUNY Potsdam, Curle picked up his 205th win as the Cardinals' bench boss, becoming the program's all-time winningest coach in the process.

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  6. Photo of Obama's daughter Malia hits InternetRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The photograph appears on the Instagram page for Pro Era, a hip-hop music collective based in Brooklyn, New York. Malia sports a white T-shirt with the group's red and green logo across the front.

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  7. Super Senior: Vinnie BuroRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    From a small shop in his Pittsford house, Vinnie Buro is working on his latest project-- painting knickknacks he's made. Vinnie is a hands-on kind of guy; he's been that way since he was a young teen in his hometown of Brooklyn, New York.

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  8. Boehner calls Grimm resignation 'honorable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A Republican source says... Former President George H.W. Bush was released from a Houston hospital Tuesday after a stay of about a week for treatment of shortness of breath. Former President George H.W. Bush was released from a Houston hospital Tuesday after a stay of about a week for treatment of shortness of breath.

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  9. MTA: Officer dies after 2013 accident on bridgeRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says one of its bridges and tunnels officers has died from injuries suffered over a year ago on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. Officer Thomas Choi died Monday at Staten Island University Hospital.

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  10. NYC rapper pleads not guilty to gun, drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Shmurda whose real name is Ackquille Pollard has been arrested in New Yo... Hackers backed by North Korea perpetrated an unprecedented act of cyberwarfare against Sony Pictures that exposed tens of thousands of sensitive documents and escalated to threats of terrorist attacks that... The detective work blaming North Korea for the Sony hacker break-in appears so far to be largely circumstantial, The Associated Press has learned. The dramatic conclusion of a Korean role is based on subtle clues in the... An up-and-coming rapper who performs under the name of Bobby Shmurda will face gun and drug trafficking charges when an arraignment is unsealed in court.

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  11. NY rapper Bobby Shmurda faces gun, drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Shmurda whose real name is Ackquille Pollard has been arrested in New Yo... Mary Nunes was a child when her mother fled with her to Central America in a custody dispute 10 years ago. Police say one person is dead and several are injured after a woman drove into a group of pedestrians outside a Southern California church where a Christmas performance had just ended.

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  12. Plattsburgh men's teams double dipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Exactly six years ago to the day, Plattsburgh State head men's basketball coach Tom Curle found himself engaged in a nail-biter at home against Brockport with his 100th win as the Cardinals' bench boss at stake. By the time the final buzzer sounded, Curle and his crew had pulled the carpet out from under the Golden Eagles, sneaking out a 99-92 overtime victory.

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  13. 4 in NH sickened by contaminated bean sproutsRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    New Hampshire health officials say four residents have been affected by a Salmonella outbreak in the Northeast linked to bean sprouts from a Brooklyn, New York, company.

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  14. NYPD: Woman stabbed; estranged husband soughtRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The New York Police Department says authorities are looking for the estranged husband of a woman who was stabbed repeatedly as she walked down a Brooklyn street. Police say the 22-year-old woman was heading to a subway station just before 2 p.m. Friday.

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  15. Calif. man gets 30 years in NY woman's Md. killingRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A California man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison in the killing of a friend's wife in Maryland. Thirty-two-year-old Dellando Campbell of Lemoore was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Baltimore.

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  16. Advocates want Verrazano Bridge pedestrian pathRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Bicyclists, transportation advocates and other residents are leading a grassroots campaign to add a pedestrian path to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. The New York Times says the bridge between Brooklyn and Staten Island is one of the few major crossings in the metropolitan area without a lane for pedestrians and bicyclists.

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  17. Fair Haven woman accused of dealing heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Federal authorities charged 21-year-old Keisha Richards with distributing the drugs in the Fairhaven area. She was arrested and later released to a drug treatment facility.

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  18. Arlington burial for soldier lost in WWIIRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    An Army private who went missing in World War II is being buried at Arlington National Cemetery after his remains were recovered seven decades later. Bernard Gavrin of Brooklyn, New York, was 29 when he fought in the Battle of Saipan in the Pacific theater in 1944.

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