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  1. Latest on wrong way crash: Car carrying cops went wrong wayRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    The New York Police Department says a car carrying three off-duty New Jersey police officers was driving the wrong-way when it struck a truck on Staten Island. Police say the car was carrying four people, including the three off-duty Linden Police Department officers, when it crashed into a truck at about 5 a.m. A fourth person in the car also died.

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  2. Slain Philadelphia officer 'redefined what valor means'Read the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    In his final, courageous moments, Officer Robert Wilson III took on two armed robbers and gave his life to save those around him -- an act so noble that Philadelphia's police department will rename its valor medal in his honor, police Commissioner Charles Ramsey said. Ramsey recounted Wilson's heroism during the slain officer's funeral on Saturday, telling thousands of mourners it was the greatest act of bravery he has seen in his 46-year law enforcement career.

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  3. Names of 7 Marines killed in helicopter crash releasedRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Military officials have released the names of seven special forces Marines who were killed when a Black Hawk helicopter crashed into the waters off Florida during a routine training mission in dense fog. Those killed were all stationed at from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

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  4. 1 arrest in NYC fatal straphanger dispute in subway stationRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Police say one man has been arrested in connection with a subway train confrontation that ended with the shooting death of another man at a Brooklyn station by a retired corrections officer. Police say 28-year-old Joscelyn Evering was charged Wednesday with assault and menacing stemming from the Tuesday encounter on the train involving the retired officer.

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  5. Nut rage flight attendant sues Korean Air, former execRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | My Mother Lode

    A flight attendant who was harassed by a former Korean Air Lines Co. vice president in what became known as the nut rage case filed a civil lawsuit against the airline and the executive.

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  6. Review: Bam! Musical 'Brooklynite' a giddy, clever showRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    The last time superheroes were singing on a New York stage, things didn't go too well. Don't let that stop you from going to "Brooklynite."

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  7. NYC, Orthodox Jews in talks over ritual after herpes casesRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    With a swift swipe of his scalpel, Rabbi A. Romi Cohn circumcises the baby boy, then leans down and sucks the blood from the wound as prayers in Hebrew fill the Brooklyn synagogue. The Orthodox Jewish tradition known as oral suction circumcision reaches back to biblical times but it has created a modern-day dilemma for New York City health officials, who have linked it to 17 cases of infant herpes since 2000.

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  8. Proposal would add tolls on NYC's free bridges, 60th StreetRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Reviving a congestion-pricing idea that has been rejected before, an influential transportation coalition proposed implementing tolls for all cars that cross 60th Street in Manhattan and the free bridges spanning the East River. The plan announced Tuesday by transportation guru Sam Schwartz, known as "Gridlock Sam," would attempt to solve the looming problem of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's underfunded $32 billion five-year capital plan, which will subsidize important mass transit repairs and expansions on subways, bridges and tunnels around New York.

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  9. Klay Thompson gives a glimpse of All Star life in New YorkRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Klay Thompson walked off the elevator on the fifth floor of the Sheraton Times Square Hotel wearing a white-collared shirt with thin red checkers, dark denim jeans and a tired face. Golden State's dynamic shooting guard had played the night before in Minnesota, taken a flight to New York and then gone out for pepperoni pizza in midtown Manhattan, which kept him up past 5 a.m. "I immediately regretted that decision," Thompson quipped as he strolled through the hotel to begin the frenzied NBA TV Media Circuit on Thursday.

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  10. How do we find each other? Lots of ways _ friends can helpRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Smitten by Nancy, Charlie chased her down at a charity walk. Lisa, landlocked in Florida, fell for Thomas as his ship crossed the Mediterranean, and agreed to marry him before meeting face-to-face.

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  11. How do we find each other? Lots of ways _ friends can helpRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Smitten by Nancy, Charlie chased her down at a charity walk. Lisa, landlocked in Florida, fell for Thomas as his ship crossed the Mediterranean, and agreed to marry him before meeting face-to-face.

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  12. Other high profile grand jury cases involving the NYPDRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | My Mother Lode

    A grand jury's decision to indict a police officer in the death of a man in a darkened stairwell at a Brooklyn housing complex is only the latest in a string of high-profile grand jury cases involving New York Police Department officers. -- 2014: A grand jury declines to indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, a 43-year-old father of six who was arrested under suspicion of selling loose cigarettes outside a Staten Island convenience store on July 17. Video showed him crying "I can't breathe" as Pantaleo wrapped his arms around his neck.

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  13. NYC looks to expand ferry service to its far flung portsRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    The skyscrapers of Manhattan look almost close enough to touch from parts of the waterfront of Brooklyn's industrial Red Hook neighborhood. But a distance of mere miles can take an hour or more in travel time for residents in the remote area, who have limited access to bus routes and no subway stations in the immediate vicinity.

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  14. Riders, sad and fearful, return to line where train crashedRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Julie Garla took the 5:29 p.m. train out of Grand Central Terminal on Tuesday. Her husband took the 6:13.

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  15. Commuter train slams into SUV on tracks, killing 7 peopleRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    A crowded commuter train slammed into a sport utility vehicle on the tracks at a suburban New York crossing and burst into flames, killing seven people and seriously injuring nearly a dozen, authorities said. The collision involving a Metro-North Railroad train and a Jeep Cherokee Tuesday evening in Valhalla, about 20 miles north of New York City, sent hundreds of passengers scrambling to get to safety.

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  16. This book cover image released by Minotaur showsRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    The brotherhood of criminals gets an incisive, gritty look in this highly entertaining launch of John Clarkson's new series. "Among Thieves" shows the importance of unconditional loyalty and business acumen for those who operate outside the law.

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  17. Cuomo, de Blasio, defend strict NYC storm regulationsRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Streets across the nation's largest city were empty, the only movement the changing traffic lights signaling to cars that weren't there. The subway system was shuttered, the city's pulse rendered still.

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  18. Travelers like plan for rail link to NY's LaGuardia AirportRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Tom Fiore knows what it's like to sit in a taxi for as long as two agonizing hours, over bridges or through a tunnel, to travel a mere eight miles from midtown Manhattan to LaGuardia Airport in Queens. The salesman who makes that trek about twice a month is among legions of travelers applauding what they see as a long overdue proposal from New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo: build a rail link connecting the city to LaGuardia.

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  19. 3 dead, including girl, shot dead in NYC, 2nd girl woundedRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Two women and a 7-year-old girl were shot dead and a 12-year-old girl critically wounded early Saturday, police said as they sought a suspect in what they believed was a case of domestic violence. Officers were called around 5:40 a.m. Saturday to a home on 148th Avenue, on a suburban-style block in the Springfield Gardens section of Queens.

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  20. Israel awards actor Michael Douglas $1 million prizeRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Israel has named actor Michael Douglas as the 2015 recipient of the $1 million Genesis Prize award, popularly dubbed the "Jewish Nobel Prize." The Genesis Prize Foundation said on Thursday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will present the award at a Jerusalem ceremony this summer to "actor, producer and peace activist Michael Douglas."

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