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Teacher was drunk, fleeing earlier accident when she fatally struck man: cops

A city teacher was driving drunk on a school day Friday morning when she struck and killed a man who was walking out of a Bronx hospital, officials said.Shakira Price, 33, was already fleeing the scene of one accident when sheslammed into the 57-year-old manwho had just gotten out of a detox program

NEW YORK POST

Police: Pedestrian killed in Hicksville crash

Detectives said Franklin Campos-Rodriguez, 37, was on Newbridge Road when a man driving a 2009 Jeep hit him about 12:10 a.m.

NEWSDAY

7 dead pit bulls found in trash bags on Long Island, suspects sought

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- (WPIX) -- Seven dead pit bulls were dumped in garbage bags in a sump on Long Island, authorities said, asking for the public to help find those who were involved.The grisly scene was discovered Wednesday at Dietz and South Franklin streets in Hempstead at the location of a New Yor

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Man Fatally Punched, Robbed by Couple in Brooklyn

Investigators have released surveillance images of both the man and woman accused of fatally punching a man and robbing him. Investigators have released surveillance images of both the man and woman accused of fatally punching a man and robbing him.

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State Trooper Harassed Nassau Resident Online: Police

According to police, Trooper Jennifer Daignault, 31, who was stationed in Sylvan Beach in Oneida County, used a fake identity to harass a Nassau County resident online. Police said the incident is still under investigation and would not say what the harassment entailed, nor where exactly the victim

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Off-Duty Correction Officer Shot to Death in Road Rage Feud

A man, possibly an off-duty correction officer, was shot and killed during an apparent case of road rage with a motorcyclist in Queens, police say. (Published 31 minutes ago)

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Two 20-somethings strike it rich in lottery

New York Lottery's Yolanda Vega, center, presents a winning check to Maria Idrovo, left, a twenty-one-year-old college student that won the $5,000,000 top prize on the popular Set for Life scratch-off game, and Michael Pugh, a twenty-eight-year-old contractor that won the $3,000,000 top prize on a $

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The Democratic Party Is Changing Forever. New York Just Showed Us How.

Democratic primaries in New York was centrist Gov.Andrew Cuomo’s easy win over insurgentprogressiveCynthia Nixon. They took it as evidence that big money and establishment credentials were still winning out over left-wing activism. But this focus on the top line misses the real revolution, both in N

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NY Man Sentenced for Fatally Stabbing Dog More Than 50 Times

What to KnowA NY man was sentenced to prison for stabbing an 18-month-old pitbull to death after the dog’s owner left the pet in his care, DA saysStephen Richardson, 34, of the Bronx, was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty to aggravated cruelty to animalsAccording to prosecutors, Richardson admi

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Cuomo cruises past Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary - Naples Herald

In this combination of file photos, New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon, left, speaks during a Democratic primary debate in Hempstead, N.Y., on Aug. 29, 2018, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at a press conference in New York on July 18, 2018. (J. Conrad Williams Jr./Newsday Pool, and Evan Ag

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Village alters dead end to accommodate school buses

Work has begun that will double the footprint of the high school, Amityville Union Free School District Superintendent Mary Kelly told the village board of trustees at a meeting Monday. The work, which according to a district bond summary is expected to cost $46.5 million, is part of a nearly $70 mi

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Man dies in Rosedale after being found with a gunshot wound in his head: cops - QNS.com

According to police, at 10:23 p.m. on Sept. 13, officers responded to a 911 call regarding a person shot on 249th Street. Upon their arrival, the officers saw a red Honda Accord had struck a light pole.

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3 LI restaurants to try this weekend

Oktoberfest officially begins in Munich on Sept. 22. Here are three German restaurants where you can get a head start on the festivities slated in Nassau and Suffolk.Oak Chalet in Bellmoreis a homey, friendly mainstay for German and continental dishes where you can pick bratwurst as an appetizer. Re

NEWSDAY

Report: Cuomo projected to win NY Democratic primary

FILE - In this combination of file photos, New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon, left, speaks during a Democratic primary debate in Hempstead, N.Y., on Aug. 29, 2018, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at a press conference in New York on July 18, 2018. Democratic primary voters in New York on T

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Man shot and killed in Queens

When they arrived, police found a red Honda Accord that struck a light pole, authorities said.

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Homeless Man Stole multiple Cars Over Years: Nassau Police

According to police, auto crimes detectives were conducting an extensive investigation into a series of thefts of cars in Mineola, Garden City Park and New Hyde Park. Police say that the detectives determined that Collin Bunbury, 32, stole a 2013 Audi parked in the lot of Fury new York Auto Sales, l

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Correction officer shot and killed in Queens: NYPD

An off-duty correction officer was shot in the head and killed Friday during an argument with a motorcyclist in Richmond Hill, Queens, the NYPD said.The victim, a 27-year-old man, was found unconscious in a red 2013 Honda Accord at 103rd Avenue and 120th Street, a department spokesman said. Officers

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Elderly Man Dies After Driving Into Home In Nassau

According to police, a 71-year-old man, who has not yet been identified, was driving a 1978 Toyota Chinook west on Reid Avenue near Mackey Avenue around 1:40 p.m. The car hit the curb on Mackey Avenue and kept going until it hit a home.

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14 Year-Old Elmont Girl Reported Missing By Nassau County Police

Elmont, NY - Sept. 11, 2018 -The Missing Persons Squad reports the details of a Missing Juvenile that occurred on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 9:05 p.m. inElmont.

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Ex-Vice Cop, Wife Masterminded Huge Sex Ring; 49 Arrests: DA

A total of 49 people, including seven active-duty NYPD officers, were indicted in the ring, which saw multiple brothels rake in millions in 13 mounts, according to the indictment

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