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FDNY: 1 Dead Following Crane Accident In Midtown

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – One person is dead after a boom-crane accident in Midtown Friday, fire officials say.

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Yankees Hot, Mets 'Sizzling' Heading Into Subway Series

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Who says the Subway Series has run out of gas?

The New York Mets are “sizzling hot,” in the words of Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez, … 625 more words

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NYCLU: E-ZPass Readers Gathering Info Far Away From Toll Plazas

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)The New York Civil Liberties Union is alerting drivers that the E-ZPass tags on their windshields are being used for more than just tolls. 168 more words

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Lawyers For Sen. Robert Menendez Appear In Court In Corruption Case

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Attorneys representing indicted U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez and a donor who’s charged with bribing him in exchange for political favors were in court in Newark Wednesday. 284 more words

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Cuomo To Become First US Governor To Visit Cuba In Decades

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP)New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is heading to Havana, the first American governor to visit Cuba since the recent thaw in relations with the communist nation. 679 more words

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NYC Comptroller Releases Scathing Audit On Animal Care & Control

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer says an audit by his office shows Animal Care & Control needs work.

“The findings would make your skin crawl,” Stringer told WCBS 880’s Jim Smith. 573 more words

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Boston Economy Gets Boost Ahead of Marathon Monday

BOSTON (CBS) – After a difficult winter, Boston businesses are getting a much needed boost ahead of the Boston Marathon on Monday.

Two days before the big race, Boylston Street was bustling. 178 more words

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