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  1. Security tight for Thanksgiving parade in terror-wary NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | WAND-TV Decatur

    After the deadly truck attack in Manhattan on... NEW YORK - Sand-filled sanitation trucks and police sharpshooters will mix with glittering floats and giant balloons at a Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade that comes in a year of terrible mass shootings and not even a month after a deadly truck attack in lower Manhattan. New York City's mayor and police brass have repeatedly stressed that layers of security, along with hundreds of officers, will be in place for one of the nation's biggest outdoor holiday gatherings, and that visitors should not be deterred.

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  2. Judge OKs transfer of terrorist suspect from Chicago to NYRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A federal judge has OK'd the transfer of a suspect from Chicago to New York to face charges he helped raise money for would-be militants to join the Islamic State group and another terrorist organization in Syria. A U.S. magistrate judge in Chicago posted an order Tuesday evening that permits agents to transport the 32-year-old Dilshod Khusanov to a jail in Brooklyn, New York.

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  3. The Latest: Official: Driver linked to others investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A police officer stands guard next to bicycles lie on a bike path at the crime scene after a motorist earlier Tuesday drove onto the path near the World Trade Center memorial, striking and killing several people, Wednesday, N... . Bicycles lay on a bike path at the crime scene where an investigator works after a motorist earlier Tuesday drove onto the path near the World Trade Center memorial, striking and killing several people, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 201... .

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  4. The Latest: Netanyahu: Israel stands with United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A police officer stands guard next to bicycles lie on a bike path at the crime scene after a motorist earlier Tuesday drove onto the path near the World Trade Center memorial, striking and killing several people, Wednesday, N... . Bicycles lay on a bike path at the crime scene where an investigator works after a motorist earlier Tuesday drove onto the path near the World Trade Center memorial, striking and killing several people, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 201... .

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  5. More \232aRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A police officer stands guard next to bicycles lie on a bike path at the crime scene after a motorist earlier Tuesday drove onto the path near the World Trade Center memorial, striking and killing several people, Wednesday, N... . Bicycles lay on a bike path at the crime scene where an investigator works after a motorist earlier Tuesday drove onto the path near the World Trade Center memorial, striking and killing several people, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 201... .

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  6. The Latest: Trump briefed on New York bicycle path deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Authorities investigate the scene around a body covered under a white sheet next to a mangled bike along the bike path Tuesday Oct. 31, 2017, in New York. . A paramedic looks at a body covered under a white sheet along the bike path Tuesday Oct. 31, 2017, in New York.

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  7. Recovery efforts continue 5 years after Superstorm SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    This combination of photos shows Cristian Dobles, left, escorting his 87-year-old mother-in-law, Patsy Roberts, from her house after they retrieved some documents in the Belle Harbor section of the Rockaways in New York on Dec... . This combination of photos shows a woman walking through floodwaters with a stalled ambulance in the background in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy in Hoboken, N.J. on Oct. 30, 2012 and the same view five years ... .

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  8. 5 years after Superstorm Sandy, the lessons haven't sunk inRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Superstorm Sandy roared ashore five years ago, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, devast... . Houses are perched just above sea level in the Manhattan Beach neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of New York on Oct. 19, 2017.

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  9. Biological clock discoveries by 3 Americans earn Nobel prizeRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A unique case before Massachusetts' highest court is challenging the practice of ordering people with addiction to stay drug free as a condition of probation. The former chairman and CEO of Equifax says the millions of Americans affected by the data breach are not just numbers in a database, but friends, family, neighbors and members of his church.

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  10. AP Exclusive: Chicago nanny no accidental photographerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    New research about Maier shows the enigm... . This 1933 photo provided by Sylvain Jaussaud, shows Vivian Maier at around age 7 with her mother in Haute-Alpes, France, where she spent much of her childhood.

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  11. Preckwinkle says she was surprised at pushback to soda taxRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle says she didn't anticipate the pushback that came to the county's penny-per-ounce tax on sweetened beverages. Preckwinkle spoke Wednesday morning to a Chicago civic group ahead of a possible Cook County Board vote later in the day to repeal the controversial tax.

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  12. Ex-New York mayor spends more favoring sweetened drink taxRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is pouring more money into a campaign to shore up support for a Chicago-area tax on sweetened beverages. Bloomberg is adding $3 million to the $2 million he has already plowed into a different ad supporting the tax, which went into effect Aug. 1. The effort comes as the beverage industry and retailers continue an effort to roll back Cook County's penny-for-ounce soda tax.

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  13. Chicago-area man arrested on terrorism charges filed in NYRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A Chicago-area man is facing terrorism charges after being accused of trying to pay for others to travel to Syria to join Islamic State militants and another group. Thirty-one-year-old Dilshod Khusanov made an initial appearance Thursday in Chicago federal court after his early morning arrest at his Villa Park home.

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  14. Bloomberg funds $2 million in ads backing soda taxRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is throwing his support behind a Chicago-area sweetened beverage tax by financing an ad campaign backing the levy. Bloomberg's charity announced Thursday that $2 million will be spent on television, radio and digital ads.

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  15. NYC launches $32 million plan to reduce rat populationRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    New York City announced a $32 million, multi-agency plan on Wednesday to reduce its rat population. Mayor Bill de Blasio said the plan will target rats in the Grand Concourse area of the Bronx; Chinatown, the East Village and the Lower East Side in Manhattan; and the Bushwick and Bedford-Stuyvesant areas of Brooklyn.

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  16. Mexicans reunite with children in US under special programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The r... . Magdalena Garcia, center, of Morelos, Mexico, sits with her son Candido Macoto, who lives in Brooklyn, as they reunite after 21 years, on the Bateaux New York boat, Wednesday, July 5, 2017 in New York.

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  17. Joey Chestnut wins 10th title, gobbles a record 72 hot dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The current world hot dog eating champion, Joey Chestnut speaks to the media after the Nathan's Famous Hotdog eating contest weight in on Monday, July 3, 2017, in Brooklyn, New York. Chestnut weight in at 220.5 and will be def... .

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  18. NYC subway train derails, scaring passengers and injuring 34Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A subway train derailed near a station in Harlem on Tuesday, frightening passengers and resulting in minor injuries as hundreds of people were evacuated from trains along the subway line. "We started seeing sparks through the windows.

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  19. 46 dogs, saved from slaughter, arrive in NY from South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A crate holding two puppies rescued from a South Korean dog meat farm are loaded onto an animal transport vehicle near Kennedy Airport by Animal Haven Director of Operations Mantat Wong, left, and vol... . Two dogs that were rescued from a South Korean dog meat farm nuzzle each other aboard an animal transport vehicle near Kennedy Airport Sunday, March 26, 2017, in the Queens borough of New York.

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  20. Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Genovese, a bar manager, was stabbed to death in March 1964 as she returned home to the Kew Gardens section of Queens, New York at 3:20 a.m. According to police dozens of peo... Police say a 15-year-old Chicago girl was apparently sexually assaulted by five or six men or boys and her ordeal was streamed lived on Facebook. CHICAGO - The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who authorities say was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in other attacks: What's the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding? And why do they not intervene? None of those who watched the sexual assault involving five or six men or boys called police.

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