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Ex-N.J. Diner Manager Gets 8 Years For Murder-For-Hire Plot

PATERSON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – The former manager of a northern New Jersey diner has been sentenced to eight years in prison in what authorities say was a foiled… 374 more words


Suffolk Downs: Casino Vote Will End Horse Racing

BOSTON (CBS/AP) — A Suffolk Downs official says horse racing will be coming to an end at the 79-year-old thoroughbred track as a result of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission’s decision to award a… 459 more words


7 out of 9 victims
prefer stars, take me there
now. Or slightly later yet
after having shelved a book
of stars, in a sky. 16 more words

Community Gathers To Remember Children Found Dead In Blackstone Home

BLACKSTONE (CBS) – Blackstone residents gathered Sunday to recall the memories of the child found deceased inside a Blackstone home in conditions that have been described as “horrific.” 112 more words


Cops Hunt For Driver In Greenpoint Hit-And-Run

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Cops in Brooklyn are looking for a driver who they say hit a pedestrian Sunday morning and then sped off.

Just before 3:30 a.m., the vehicle struck a 26-year-old woman under the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway at the intersection of Manhattan and Meeker avenues in Greenpoint, police told WCBS 880’s Jim Smith. 230 more words


Police: Man With Machete, 2 Others Rob Restaurant In Chelsea

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man armed with a machete and two others are accused of stealing a cash register from a restaurant in Chelsea. 405 more words


State Narcotics Agent Suspected In UWS Shooting That Injured Two

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An off-duty New York State narcotics agent is facing charges following a shooting that injured two people on a crowded Upper West Side street… 664 more words