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With 2 kids in the car on Easter Sunday, Brooklyn, N.Y., man led police on 120 mph chase on I-78, cops say

A Brooklyn, N.Y., man hit speeds of 120 mph with two unrestrained kids in the car while trying to flee from a state trooper on Interstate 78 Easter Sunday in Salisbury Township.

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'Karina Got Justice': NYC Jogger Killer Gets Life Sentence With No Chance of Parole

The man convicted of killing Karina Vetrano, a 30-year-old Queens woman who went out for a run in her neighborhood park one summer day and never came home, was sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole on Tuesday.

NBC NEW YORK

Undercover Cops Posing as Drug Buyers Arrested by Undercover Cops Posing as Drug Dealers

Well, this is a new one. A gigantic drug raid mistake led to police officers arresting…well, each other. Turns out undercover cops in Detroit posed as drug dealers to help catch a pair of sellers. However, thanks to a “tiny” mess up, another undercover police group thought they were real drug dealer

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Upstate NY drug company fined $20M; ex-CEO indicted over opioids

A drug distributor in Upstate New York has been fined $20 million and its former head has been indicted over opioids. The Associated Press reports an indictment unsealed Tuesday reveals the Rochester Drug Co-Operative (RDC) and its ex-CEO Laurence Doud III have been charged over allegations the comp

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New Canaan Man, 58, Arrested After Dispute in Restaurant Downtown

Police last week arrested a 58-year-old Cheese Spring Road man and charged him with second-degree breach of peace. At about 12:51 p.m. on April 18, officers were dispatched to Press Burger on South Avenue on a report of an active dispute between two customers, according to police.

NEWCANAANITE.COM

Heavy, gusty thunderstorms to rumble from New York state to Kentucky

While a severe weather outbreak is not expected, heavy, gusty thunderstorms will stretch from the eastern Great Lakes to the western slopes of the central Appalachians and part of the Ohio Valley into Tuesday evening.

MSN.COM

Man who killed wife and New York State trooper sentenced to life without parole

WATERTOWN N.Y. — After being found guilty for murdering his wife and a New York State trooper, a North Country man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. The sentencing comes two years after Justin Walters shot his wife 13 times in their home in Theresa.

CNYCENTRAL.COM

New schools superintendent appointed for Darien to come from Granby schools

Alan Addley speaks during an H1N1 panel discussion at Southern Connecticut State University in 2009 — Dr. Alan Addley, Granby Schools superintendent, has been appointed as Darien’s next Superintendent of Schools, commencing this July. The appointment was made at Darien’s Tuesday night Board of Educa

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Old Greenwich woman details brutal childhood in Catholic cult

GREENWICH — As a young woman of 17, having spent her life in a cult-like commune in the Boston area, Patricia Chadwick had never used a telephone. She had never heard a word of slang in her entire life, let alone a curse word.

GREENWICHTIME

"Only Orly" of Ringwood is a Top Real Estate Team for 2018

RINGWOOD, N.J. (April 23, 2019) — The Orly Steinberg team, "Only Orly," ranked in the Top Three real estate sales teams (of four-plus members) at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New Jersey and Rockland County, New York for 2018 based on total units sold. Steinberg and her team are affiliate

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New Canaan Native Killed In Texas Plane Crash

NEW CANAAN, CT — Angela Webb Kensinger, a New Canaan native and great-granddaughter of former New York City Mayor William Jay Gaynor, was killed Monday in a plane crash north of San Antonio, Texas, reports Downtown Austin Patch.

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2 NYPD Patrol Officers Under Investigation For Response To Fatal Ax Attack

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Two NYPD officers are under investigation for what they allegedly did while responding to this weekend’s fatal ax attack on a pregnant woman in Brooklyn.

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Lexus Stolen From Driveway In Ridgefield, Police Say

An unlocked Lexus was stolen overnight out of a driveway in Ridgefield, making it the third in recent weeks to be taken. The Ridgefield Police Department issued an alert reminding area residents to lock up their cars and remove the keys after a 2019 black Lexus was stolen out of a driveway on Old St

DAILYVOICE.COM

Bethel Resident Hits the Lottery -- BIG!

BETHEL, CT — A Bethel resident bought a winning lottery ticket, in Bethel. On April 22, Song Krom of Bethel purchased a winning lottery ticket from Citgo, also in Bethel. Krom played Super Cashword 20 which paid out $50,000.

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Amazon truck hits Darien’s railroad bridge, gets stuck underneath

On Saturday, April 20, at approximately 5 a.m., a tractor trailer exceeding the posted height of the Boston Post Road railroad bridge in Darien struck the bridge and became wedged underneath.

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Man Charged After Becoming Abusive With Other Customer At New Canaan Restaurant, Police Say

An area man was arrested after he allegedly became abusive with another customer at a New Canaan restaurant. Grant Dimille, 58, of New Canaan, was arrested on Thursday, April 18, after New Canaan Police responded to a call of a dispute between two customers at the Press Burger on South Avenue, said

DAILYVOICE.COM

Danbury Man Accused Of Weekend DWI in New York

New York State police reported removing 18 impaired drivers from public roadways in the southeast corner of the state over the April 20 weekend. Among the accused was a Danbury man.

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Babysitter screamed ‘I don’t work for free’ before stabbing Bronx mom in front of her children: sources

A babysitter cops say plunged a knife into a young Bronx mom during a fight over her childcare fees screamed ‘I don’t work for free!’ before stabbing her, police sources said Tuesday.

NY DAILY NEWS

Danbury Franklin Street Crash Under Investigation

The crash that closed down Franklin Street in Danbury for hours on Monday is now being investigated by the Danbury Police Department. At around 4:40 pm on Monday, a car met a utility pole on Franklin Street that resulted in two people being sent to the hospital, and the street being closed during th

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Hudson Valley Metro Area Top Job Creator

YORKTOWN, NY — The metro area of Dutchess and Putnam counties was a hot spot for job opportunity in the 12 months of March 2018-19. Of the 13 metro areas in New York State that added private sector jobs, Dutchess-Putnam topped the list.

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