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  1. AP Explains: The US Push to Boost 'Quantum Computing'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Voice of America

    A man works in the quantum computing lab at the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, N.Y. , Feb. 27, 2018. A race by U.S. tech companies to build a new generation of powerful "quantum computers" could get a $1.3 billion boost from Congress, fueled in part by lawmakers' fear of growing competition from China.

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  2. AP Explains: The US push to boost 'quantum computing'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    This Feb. 27, 2018, photo shows a seven cubit quantum device is seen at the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, N.Y. Describing the inner workings of a quantum computer isn't easy, even for top scholars. That's because the machines process information at the scale of elementary particles such as electrons and photons, where different laws of physics apply.

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  3. Knicks Morning NewsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 14 | KnickerBlogger

    ... Readers sound off on 9/11 firefighters, clean energy and Uber (Friday, September 14, 2018 12:00:00 AM) Yorktown Heights, N.Y.: The FDNY does not officially classify the 9/11-related cancer deaths of firefighters as line-of-duty deaths, and they are ...

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  4. Readers sound off on 9/11 firefighters, clean energy and UberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | New York Daily News

    Honor cancer-felled 9/11 firefighters Yorktown Heights, N.Y.: The FDNY does not officially classify the 9/11-related cancer deaths of firefighters as line-of-duty deaths, and they are not counted as part of the tally of firefighters who have died in the line of duty since 1865.

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  5. Days-Long Road Closure Underway In Northern WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | The Lewisboro Daily Voice

    ... between Downing Drive and Kear Street. The Commerce Street and Hanover Street intersection in front of the Yorktown Heights Volunteer Fire Department will also be closed temporarily at approximately 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday night to allow the ...

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  6. Days-Long Road Closure Underway In YorktownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | The Somers Daily Voice

    ... between Downing Drive and Kear Street. The Commerce Street and Hanover Street intersection in front of the Yorktown Heights Volunteer Fire Department will also be closed temporarily at approximately 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday night to allow the ...

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  7. Diane Vanderwalker Celebrates 25 Years of Professional ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... in Watertown, Massachusetts from 1986 to 1994. During this time, she had also been a consultant for IBM in Yorktown Heights, New York. Dr. Vanderwalker was always interested in science. As she went through school, she eventually went into material ...

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  8. Northern Westchester Man Jumps To His Death From Bridge On Taconic ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | The Mt Kisco Daily Voice

    A Westchester County man who jumped to his death from the AMVETS Memorial Bridge off the Taconic State Parkway has been identified, according to the New York State Police. Xiaohu Liu, 53, of Briarcliff Manor was recovered by the Yorktown Heights Fire Department marine unit around 1 p.m. Sunday from the Croton Reservoir, said Trooper A.J. Hicks, public information officer for Troop K. Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting.

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  9. Westchester Youth Sports Photographer Admits To Possessing Child PornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A 27-year-old Northern Westchester man who worked as a youth sports photographer has admitted to possession of child pornography. Emil Kaufman of Yorktown Heights pleaded guilty to one count of possession of child pornography in district court in Springfield, Massachusetts on Wednesday, Aug. 29. Kaufman was arrested in Great Barrington, Mass., on June 26, 2013 after an investigation into a peer-to-peer file-sharing network, which Kaufman used to download and share child pornography, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Massachusetts.

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  10. Youth photographer pleads guilty to child porn chargeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 30 | Boston Herald

    A New York man who once worked as a photographer at a summer camp for children with disabilities and as a youth sports photographer has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges in Massachusetts. Federal prosecutors say 27-year-old Emil Kaufman, of Yorktown Heights, New York, pleaded guilty Wednesday to possession of child pornography.

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  11. New York man pleads guilty to possession of child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | WWLP

    The Department of Justice said 27-year-old Emil Kaufman of Yorktown Heights pleaded guilty to one count of possession of child porn. A sentencing date for Kaufman has been scheduled for November 28. On June 26, 2013, Kaufman was arrested in Great Barrington after an investigation into a "peer-to-peer-file-sharing network," which Kaufman allegedly used to download and share child porn.

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  12. Employee Stole More Than $1K From Jefferson Valley Mall Store, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | The Cortlandt Daily Voice

    An H&M employee at the Jefferson Valley Mall in Yorktown Heights was busted after allegedly stealing more than $1,000 from his employer. Investigators from the Yorktown Police Department were alerted on Aug. 20 from H&M that an employee had been making fraudulent return transactions and placing the money on gift cards without authorization.

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  13. LLC v. Stephen Rodgers, et al., appellants.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | FindLaw

    ... judgment on the cause of action alleging breach of contract. On July 20, 2015, the defendants' house in Yorktown Heights (hereinafter the premises) sustained water damage to its roof, ceiling, and walls. a The defendants filed a claim with their ...

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  14. Rexburg woman graduates from Guiding Eyes for the BlindRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Post Register

    A visually impaired woman recently returned from three weeks at the Yorktown Heights, N.Y.-based Guiding Eyes for the Blind school where she trained to work with her own guide dog. The dog, a golden Lab, named Yonny, helps her get around independently.

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  15. Man Interfered With Responders Attempting To Revive Unconscious Victim At JV Mall, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | The Armonk Daily Voice

    ... Mohegan Fire Department and Mohegan Volunteer Ambulance Corps. were dispatched to Macy's at the mall in Yorktown Heights, where there was a report of the unconscious person. Police said that while paramedics were at the scene treating the victim, ...

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  16. Man upset by wife's illness kills them both at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... said. "He was a nice guy," Mareschi said. "He really was a good person." At the couple's condo building in Yorktown Heights, neighbors absorbed the news with dismay. "Everybody's just shocked," resident Valeria Tassone said, adding that she had no ...

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  17. Trump tax cap making it tough for wealthy homeowners to sell propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | New York Post

    ... think next year is going to be a tough year for real estate sales," Matthew Roach, a property attorney in Yorktown Heights, told Bloomberg. The inventory of homes on the market on June 30 increased almost 5 percent from a year earlier and the number ...

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  18. Fire Breaks Out At Building In OssiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | The Cortlandt Daily Voice

    ... in the basement, which continued to escalate, leading to additional aid from crews in Croton-on-Hudson, Yorktown Heights, Valhalla, Millwood and Tarrytown and Thornwood, who were all offered mutual aid as crews battled the blaze. According to ...

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  19. Why Westchester homes are getting battered by "dramatic price reductions"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | The Real Deal

    ... her. There are "dramatic price reductions every single day - every hour, pretty much," she told Bloomberg. Yorktown Heights property attorney Matthew Roach recalled one client who sold his home of 25 years immediately after the GOP's tax law was ...

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  20. IEYMS Students Learn Science at IBM TechKnow CampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | New Rochelle Talk

    Whipping up a batch of fresh Oreo cookie ice cream is so much easier when you hit it with a blast of liquid nitrogen. Two minutes with the super-chilled element was all it took to turn cream into a scoopable treat - and for the 11 Isaac E. Young Middle School students to learn another lesson at IBM's Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights.

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