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Stories From Main Street: Looking Back At The Christmas Truce Of 1914

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A century ago there was peace on earth, at least for a fleeting moment as the guns fell silent and enemies embraced during the Christmas truce of 1914. 445 more words

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Memorial Grows As Tributes Pour In For Slain NYPD Cops

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – An NYPD baseball cap surrounded by flowers, teddy bears and candles marks the spot where two police officers were killed by a gunman in Brooklyn who was targeting law enforcement. 580 more words

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Steinbrenner's Foundation To Fund Education For Fallen Officer's Sons

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The New York Yankees — thanks to late owner George Steinbrenner — are stepping up to the plate for the family of Rafael Ramos, … 352 more words

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NY Lawmakers Call For Bullet-Proof Police Car Windows After 2 NYPD Officers Killed

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Four state lawmakers are proposing that all police cars in New York state be retrofitted with bullet-proof glass after two New York City officers were gunned down in their car… 296 more words

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Vigil Monday for 5-year-old Kenneth White

GUILDERLAND, N.Y. — The death of 5-year-old Kenneth White continues to hit home for many in the Capital Region.

The community will be gathering Monday evening at Berne-Knox-Westerlo Elementary School for a candle light vigil, honoring the life taken too soon. 376 more words

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Bronx Teen Accused Of Pointing Gun At Officer During Confrontation

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Bronx teen has been arrested and charged after allegedly firing off gunshots and pointing his weapon at a police officer. 252 more words

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Lawmakers call for bullet proof glass

ALBANY, NY – Assemblyman Jim Tedisco (R,C,I-Glenville), Senator Phil Boyle (R,C,I-Suffolk County), Senator Marty Golden (R,C,I-Brooklyn) and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I-Brooklyn-Staten Island) today said they will introduce new legislation when the legislature returns to require all police vehicles in New York State to have bullet proof glass on the windows to better protect the men and women who keep New Yorkers safe – our police officers. 388 more words

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