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Package Explodes At FedEx Facility Near San Antonio, Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSNewYork/AP) - Authorities say a package exploded at a FedEx distribution center in Schertz, Texas, hurting one person. The package exploded shortly after midnight on Tuesday. A FedEx employee apparently suffered a non-life-threatening "percussion-type" injury from the blast. "We ca

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-20 10:55:25

Snow Estimates Skyrocket, Winter Storm Warning Issued for Us

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for all of Connecticut and snow accumulation estimates are significantly increasing for Wednesday's nor'easter snowstorm. When the storm winds down late Wednesday much of the state could be on the receiving end of up to a foot of snow, a

PATCH - 2018-03-20 12:31:26

New Canaan snow forecast: 10" to 18" possible Wednesday

A slight chance of rain before 10 p.m., then a chance of rain and snow between 10 p.m. and 1 a.m., then a chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet after 1 a.m. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Northeast wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of prec

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2018-03-20 09:18:13

NYPD: Woman killed after car cuts her off in the Bronx

Police are still searching for the driver they say cut off another car in the Bronx - killing a beloved cheerleading coach at Cardinal Spellman High School. Her teenage daughter was also hurt in the crash. NY1's Lori Chung has more. "She kept this family together and now we don't have anything," sai

NY1 - 2018-03-19 11:48:00

Cynthia Nixon officially announces she will challenge Gov. Cuomo in Democratic primary

ALBANY - Actress Cynthia Nixon on Monday made it official - she is challenging Gov. Cuomo in this year's Democratic primary. "I love New York, and today I'm announcing my candidacy for governor," Nixon said on Twitter. The message was accompanied by a more-than-two-minute video. "Something has t

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-20 00:25:09

Fifteen inches of snow possible for Danbury area

Strong Winds of 20 to 30 MPH with gusts to 45 mph tonight into Wednesday night for NYC Metro, LI, Coastal CT and Westchester Scattered Power Outages. Scattered downed trees and power lines. Follow the weather on National Weather Service HERE. Strong Winds of 20 to 30 MPH with gusts to 45 mph tonig

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2018-03-20 16:09:00

Rides for Ridgefield receives Thrift Shop grant

Rides For Ridgefield received a grant from the Ridgefield Thrift Shop this week to help continue its mission providing transportation solutions for seniors and those with mobility disabilities. "The Ridgefield Thrift Shop is so pleased to grant funds again this year to continue your critically impo

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2018-03-20 10:36:53

Hit and run in the Bronx kills pedestrian

Police are investigating a hit and run that killed a pedestrian in the Bronx. A man was struck by a car just after 5 a.m. Monday at 181st Street and Third Avenue in Belmont. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. Police say the driver got out of his vehicle and ran away from the scene.

NY1 - 2018-03-19 17:46:00

'Sex in the City' star Cynthia Nixon running for governor

Her announcement sets up a race pitting an openly gay liberal activist against a two-term incumbent with a $30 million war chest and possible presidential ambitions. "We want our government to work again. On health care, ending massive incarceration, fixing our broken subway," Nixon said in a video

MOULTON ADVERTISER - 2018-03-19 20:48:00

Accident Blocks Lanes On I-684 Monday

BEDFORD, NY - An accident has closed lanes Monday afternoon on I-684. The Department of Transportation said the right and center lanes of northbound I-684 are blocked due to an accident that happened around 4 p.m. The blocked lanes are north of Exit 3, which is for NY 22 in the Town of Bedford. Moto

PATCH - 2018-03-19 21:08:10

Winter Storm Watch Issued For Mid-Hudson Valley | Patch PM

Share-worthy stories from the Hudson Valley Patch network to talk about tonight: Patch PM shares a few of the day's must-read items from our regional network. The Patch community platform includes communities in the lower Hudson Valley, Long Island, New York City, New Jersey and Connecticut. Thank y

PATCH - 2018-03-19 19:56:46

Thief caught after stealing running car in Stamford

STAMFORD-A former bank robber wanted by police for the past seven months for stealing a car left running in a parking lot last summer, was picked up over the weekend for allegedly stealing another car left abandoned and running on Sunday. Police were called to the La Marqueta Grocery store at 11:45

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-19 20:15:19

Police intercept heroin delivery in Stamford

STAMFORD-Narcotics and Organized Crime squad officers intercepted a heroin delivery from New York and arrested a Bronx man on drug charges Friday evening. Capt. Richard Conklin said officers in the narcotics squad heard that a heroin delivery was to be made friday eveing and stationed some of its of

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-03-19 16:12:31

Op-Ed: First selectman expresses gratitude for storm forces

By Kevin Moynihan First Selectman The editor of the Advertiser was very kind to publicly thank Town workers and volunteers for their outstanding response to the back-to-back extreme winter storms on March 2 and March 7 (Advertiser, March 15, "Thank you" editorial). As first selectman, I had the oppo

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2018-03-19 20:52:12

Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued in Advance of Nor'easter Chance

The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook and says a nor'easter might bring "heavy snow" to the area next week. The National Weather Service on Saturday morning issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for all of Southern Connecticut in advance of a potential 4th nor'easter, whic


Stratford Man Wins Historic $5M Lottery Prize

The man told Lottery officials that he's "going fishing" after reeling in the first $5 million prize of its kind ever sold in Connecticut. STRATFORD, CT - Robert Nickle of Stratford couldn't help but smile Thursday afternoon as he claimed his Mega Millions $5 million prize, which was the first of it


Westchester doctors among 5 indicted for bribes, kickbacks: U.S. Attorney

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A handful of Manhattan doctors were charged Friday with accepting monetary bribes and lap dances in exchange for prescribing the powerful narcotic, Fentanyl. Two of the physicians live in Westchetser County. Gordon Freedman of Mount Kisco and Jeffery Goldstein of


Peekskill native leads NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade

One of the largest St. Patrick's Day parades in the country has been led by a Peekskill native for nearly three decades. Joe Brady, a bag piper in the historic 69th Infantry Regiment, led New York City's Parade into St. Patrick's Cathedral and down 5th Avenue. "It's quite an honor," Brady said. "I


PD: Man arrested after seen selling drugs in Norwalk

Francis Bruno (Norwalk Police) NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH)- A Norwalk man was arrested after he was allegedly seen selling drugs during a police investigation on Thursday. Police say officers were conducting a surveillance operation in Norwalk when they observed 38-year-old Francis Bruno conducting a na


Man, 83, Arrested In Cocaine Bust: Danbury PD

DANBURY, CT - An 83-year-old Danbury resident was arrested after police found about for ounces of cocaine during a search, according to police. Juan Castano of Lawncrest Road was arrested March 15 after several months of investigation, said Lt. Mark Williams, police spokesman. The cocaine, packagin