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Hillary Clinton's plane: 5 things to know
The Democratic nominee is getting plenty of use out of her new jet.       
34 points by USA Today | Westchester County New York White Plains New York Westchester County Airport President of the United States Hillary Rodham Clinton Airline Bill Clinton Rob Astorino
Cavs guard Shumpert arrested on DUI suspicion
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Cavaliers say guard Iman Shumpert was arrested last month on suspicion for driving under the influence. Shumpert was arrested on Aug. 10 in Fayette County, Georgia, following a traffic stop for a lane violation. The NBA champion Cavs said it has discussed the situation with Shumpert ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Kanye West National Basketball Association NBA Finals New York Knicks New York Washington Wizards NBA Rookie of the Year Award New York City
Hillary Clinton describes overcoming sexism in college to Humans of New York
Eric DuVallNEW YORK, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Hillary Clinton opened up to the online interview project Humans of New York about the sexism she's faced and how it affects her ability to connect with voters.
3 points by UPI | Emotion New York City United Press International New York Hillary Rodham Clinton Democratic Party Westchester County New York Kirsten Gillibrand
Childhood home of Donald Trump to be sold at auction
The 3,600-square-foot Tudor has five bedrooms, a fully furnished basement and a two-car garage        
-1 points by The Detroit News | New York City Manhattan Queens New York Roosevelt Island Rockefeller Center Donald Trump Associated Press
Officials ID officer involved in fatal chain reaction crash
SUFFERN, N.Y. (AP) - Officials have identified an off-duty police officer involved in a chain reaction crash in a northern New York City suburb that left one student dead and another hurt. According to the Journal News (http://lohud.us/2cuZren ), Ramapo (RAM'-uh-poh) police officials identified rookie Peekskill Police Officer Jonathan Mosquera ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Rockland County New York Westchester County New York Suffern New York New York Hudson River New York City New York State Thruway Ramapo New York
Swimming at NY state parks continues to Sept. 18
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York officials say swimming at state parks will continue until Sept. 18. Parks with extended swimming hours include Allegany State Park's Quaker Area and Beaver Island in western New York, Green Lakes State Park and Delta Lake State Park in central New York and Southwick ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New York New York state parks New York City Upstate New York Hudson River Park Long Island Southern Tier
Westchester Medical Center Health Network expanding
KINGSTON, N.Y. (AP) - The Westchester Medical Center Health Network is expanding in the Hudson Valley. The $133.6 million project includes plans for a 110,000-square-foot expansion and 70,000-square-foot renovation of the HealthAlliance Hospital in Kingston, as well as a medical village hub at HealthAlliance Hospital. The expanded hospital will have ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Hudson River New York New York City Westchester County New York Finance New York metropolitan area Hudson Valley White Plains New York
Man steals money from bra of 93-year-old woman in wheelchair
NEW YORK (AP) - Surveillance cameras at a New York City store have captured video of a man stealing cash from a 93-year-old woman's bra as she sat in a wheelchair. Police say the theft happened Wednesday afternoon at a clothing store in Manhattan's East Harlem neighborhood. The Daily News ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New York City Harlem Manhattan Spanish Harlem Crime The Bronx New York Washington D.C.
Soldiers in UK's Scottish unit near end of US canoe voyage
NEW YORK (AP) - A group of British soldiers is nearing the end of its 340-mile canoe expedition that started out in Montreal and will end in New York City. Sixteen soldiers from the Royal Regiment of Scotland set out in eight canoes in Quebec on Aug. 30 and began ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Hudson River New York New York City Quebec Lake Champlain United States French and Indian War New Jersey
Why Pennsylvania is a key state in the 2016 presidential race
Where Pennsylvania's 20 electoral votes could go.
5 points by The Washington Post | Southern United States Voting Pennsylvania Delaware Philadelphia Washington D.C. Maryland New York
Vegas Play of the Day: Louisville at Syracuse
The second week of college football is all about capitalizing on overreactions coming out of the first week. ...
-1 points by Las Vegas Sun | Carrier Corporation Syracuse Orange Syracuse University Big East Conference Carrier Dome American football Syracuse New York Maxima and minima
Body of missing man, 28, found in suburban NYC lake
YORKTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say divers have recovered the body of a man who went missing in a suburban New York City lake earlier this week. The Journal News reports (http://lohud.us/2cgQ70e ) Yorktown police say the body of Darrin Dyckoff was recovered Tuesday morning in Sparkle Lake by a ...
1 points by The Washington Times | Westchester County New York New York City United States The Journal News New York Rockland County New York WRNN-TV White Plains New York
Man shot in drive-by outside CUNY in Brooklyn
A man was wounded in a drive-by shooting Thursday night outside CUNY’s New York City College of Technology in Brooklyn. The 21-year-old victim was shot in the torso at around 8 p.m. by a gunman in an Acura sedan that immediately sped away from the scene near the college’s Howard Building. He was in serious...
51 points by New York Post | New York City New York Brooklyn City College of New York City University of New York Queens United Kingdom New Jersey
Mary A. Lupo, at age 79, resident of Somerville
Mary A. (Ferreira) Lupo of Somerville, formerly of Charlestown, died Sept. 1 at her home. She was 79.Born in Troy, N.Y., Mrs. Lupo lived in New York until moving to Massachusetts to attend boarding school.Mrs. Lupo lived in Charlestown for more than 40 years. She moved to Somerville 20 years ago.She was a homemaker for most of her life.Mrs. Lupo is survived by her husband of 58 years, Joseph F.; three daughters, Mary Battinelli, Patricia Lunardi and Linda Brown; a sister, Janice Grace; and eight grandchildren.
-1 points by Boston Herald | Family Funeral Burial Funeral home Death customs New York Cemetery Marriage
NY restricts fees for workers given payroll cards
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York officials say new regulations require payroll card companies to eliminate fees for account maintenance, overdrafts, checking on balances and inactivity. The regulations, first proposed last year, also require the companies to provide access to at least one fee-less ATM near where employees live or ...
2 points by The Washington Times | Employment Payroll Minimum wage Payrolling New York Wage Wage labour
Hondo banks on Boston
Vengeance thy name is not Panthers. Carolina couldn’t stop the great Trevor Siemian on Thursday night, but they did stop Hondo’s winning streak at three and caused his earnings to drop to 3,788 greenwells. Friday night: Mr. Aitch will try the Porcello in Toronto — 20 units on the Sawx to establish dominance over the...
-1 points by New York Post | Major League Baseball New Jersey New York City New York Queens North Carolina English-language films Long Island
Clinton: Trump will be a ‘gift for ISIS’ if elected
Hillary Clinton charged on Thursday that ISIS is praying for a Donald Trump victory because his anti-Muslim rhetoric will help it recruit terrorists. “Please, Allah, make Trump president of America,” Clinton quoted terror leaders as saying. Speaking at Westchester County Airport in White Plains, she cited a Time magazine article by Matt Olsen, former director...
39 points by New York Post | President of the United States Westchester County New York United States Hillary Rodham Clinton Barack Obama Westchester County Airport President Bill Clinton
Most oppose Trump's wall, split on who is best on immigration
Donald Trump's immigration policies are highly unpopular, but voters are split over whether the Republican presidential nominee or his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton, would better handle the issue, according to a new CNN/ORC Poll.
2713 points by CNN | Immigration Immigration to the United States Illegal immigration Deportation United States Population Refugee New York
Man, 21, shot outside CUNY classroom in Brooklyn drive-by
The shooting, aimed at a man not believed to be a student, happened while a class was in session in a first-floor computer room.
3861 points by Daily News | English-language films New York City Storey Building Brooklyn Floor New York City College of New York
Montauk reality show spotted at rager shut down by cops
“People were fleeing. They had noise violations from the music from DJ Rosé, there were too many people, and they didn’t have permits.”
6 points by New York Post | MTV The Hamptons New Jersey East Hampton English-language films American films South Fork Suffolk County New York Montauk Branch
College students are running one Fashion Week show
Kelly Cutrone is teaching the students at Marist College how to produce, manage and direct the show.
1081 points by New York Post | New York City Future Time Marist College Poughkeepsie New York School Poughkeepsie Star Trek: The Next Generation
Kitten briefly halts subway service in Manhattan
NEW YORK (AP) - A wayward kitten brought subways to a halt in upper Manhattan. The New York Post (http://nyp.st/2bVxAkI) says the feline was spotted by crew on a northbound A train as it pulled into the 175th Street stop just before 11 a.m. Thursday. A train service was suspended ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New York City Manhattan Cat New York Post New York Washington D.C. Washington Heights Manhattan Alexander Hamilton
Clothing to get lab tests in bid for break in '97 murder
LENNON, Mich. (AP) - Nearly 20 years later, jewelry and clothing from an 88-year-old Genesee County murder victim are being sent to a laboratory for DNA tests in a new bid to catch the killer. Undersheriff Christopher Swanson says the Virginia lab hopes to use new technology to develop a ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Flint Michigan Genesee County Michigan Flint Journal Clayton Township Genesee County Michigan Swartz Creek Michigan Killer Genesee County New York The Washington Times
FDNY to deploy drones at major fires
NEW YORK (AP) - Drones will soon be taking to the skies to help New York City firefighters battle major fires and emergencies. The New York Times (http://nyti.ms/2cmzEaS ) reported Thursday the FDNY will deploy a drone to 2-alarm fires or greater in the next few weeks. The unmanned aircraft ...
1 points by The Washington Times | New York City Washington D.C. Drone music New York Air traffic control Firefighter New Jersey Toronto
Jets' Catapano, a New Yorker, vividly recalls 9/11 attacks
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) - Mike Catapano was sitting in his sixth-grade music class when panic suddenly filled the room. His instructor was distraught, having just heard that each of the towers at the World Trade Center, where one of his loved ones worked, had been hit by a plane. ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | World Trade Center Family September 11 attacks Lower Manhattan New York City Manhattan Attack New York
NY lawmakers to hold hearing on water contamination
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state lawmakers will continue their hearings into drinking water contamination in communities around the state. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's health commissioner, Dr. Howard Zucker, and Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos are slated to speak Wednesday at the joint Senate-Assembly hearing in Albany. While much ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Hudson River New York Rensselaer County New York Vermont United States Washington D.C. Albany County New York Water
Former New York worker accused of misusing state credit card
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York authorities allege that a former state employee made more than $16,500 in unapproved personal purchases on a state-issued credit card last year, including a wedding ceremony and family vacations at an upstate amusement park. Inspector General Leahy Scott says an investigation found that 46-year-old ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New York Niagara Falls Western New York Rochester New York Marilyn Monroe Fraud English-language films United States
Divers to search for NYC man presumed drowned in Lake George
BOLTON, N.Y. (AP) - Officials say they'll resume searching Wednesday morning for the body of a 42-year-old New York City man who is believed to have drowned in Lake George. Fire officials in the town of Bolton say authorities received a report Tuesday afternoon that a man had gone underwater ...
6 points by The Washington Times | New York Lake George Warren County New York Adirondack Mountains New York City English-language films The Football League
More than 300 Manhattan parking lots sued for charging $2 fee
Two parking chains that control more than 300 garages in Manhattan were sued for charging an extra $2 if customers paid with credit cards.
55 points by Daily News | The Bronx New York City New Jersey United States New York Class action Credit card Brooklyn
Starting this Sunday, you can get your drink on earlier in New York
You’ll now be able to order a Sunday mimosa, bloody mary or pint of beer two hours earlier in New York state.       
16 points by USA Today | New York Public house New York City Beer Pint Bar Pint glass Tavern
This is J.Lo’s stunt double
Passersby in lower Manhattan Wednesday were treated to a double-dose of Jennifer Lopez. The actress/singer and her stunt double were spotted filming the NBC drama “Shades of Blue” on the steps of Manhattan Supreme Court, sporting identical looks. Lopez, 47, who stars as NYPD Detective Harlee Santos, and her double were two-of-a-kind in matching tan wide-leg...
2 points by New York Post | New York City Brooklyn Manhattan United States New Jersey The Bronx New York New York City Subway
FDNY’s new hires to see increased disability benefits
Nearly 15 years after the FDNY lost 343 members on 9/11, Gov. Cuomo signed a law Thursday increasing disability benefits for new hires.
372 points by Daily News | New York City United States New Jersey New York London Mayor of New York City Mayor Lower Manhattan
Actor John Hostetter of TV's 'Murphy Brown' dies at 69
John Hostetter, an actor, painter and musician best known for playing the steady stage manager in "Murphy Brown," has died. Hostetter died Sept. 2 of complications resulting from a long battle with cancer, his wife, Del Appleby, told the Associated Press on Thursday. Hostetter was 69 and died in...
17 points by Los Angeles Times | NBC Film New York New York City Cornell University Associated Press Rockefeller Center Actor
We optimized the NFL by moving teams to new cities. Sorry, Cleveland
Over the winter, one professional football team doubled its value with nothing more than a few moving vans. By ditching St. Louis for Los Angeles, where their owner is building a new stadium, the Rams instantly transformed themselves into one of the most valuable franchises in the National Football...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | National Football League New York City American Football League Super Bowl New Jersey New York New York Giants New York Jets
15 years later, 9/11 responders might be sick and not even know it
Making the decision to help 15 years ago might end Garrett Goodwin's life early. Goodwin, 39, was one of tens of thousands of people at Ground Zero right after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. A trained medic, he traveled from Tampa to New York to volunteer. But now, his lungs are failing him, and...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | World Trade Center September 11 attacks New York City Manhattan Barack Obama New York Goodwin Island Cancer
USA swelters through hottest summer nights in 121 years
3 states -- California, Rhode Island and Connecticut -- each had their hottest summer on record.       
5084 points by USA Today | Atlantic Ocean Massachusetts Humid continental climate New York United States Connecticut U.S. state Climate
Cuomo questions NYPD halt on releasing officers’ disciplinary records
Gov. Cuomo on Thursday questioned why NYPD brass suddenly changed their interpretation of state law and ended the release of officers’ disciplinary records. Cuomo stopped just short to demanding that 1 Police Plaza reverse course, but said it’s best to “err on the side of disclosure.” “I understand there are two sides. I tend to...
10 points by New York Post | New York City State Manhattan New York New Jersey United States Police Criminal justice
USA swelters through record warm summer nights
3 states -- California, Rhode Island and Connecticut -- each had their hottest summer on record.       
-1 points by USA Today | Atlantic Ocean Massachusetts Humid continental climate New York United States Connecticut U.S. state Climate
Tim Tebow agrees to $100,000 bonus to sign with Mets
Tim Tebow has agreed to a minor league contract with the New York Mets that includes a $100,000 signing bonus. The Mets announced Thursday the former NFL quarterback will report Sept. 18 to the Instructional League in Port St. Lucie, Florida. "While I and the organization are mindful of the novel...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | National Football League Heisman Trophy Major League Baseball New Jersey New York Mets American Football League Bill Belichick New York
USA's summer nights were record warm
3 states -- California, Rhode Island and Connecticut -- each had their hottest summer on record.       
5084 points by USA Today | Massachusetts New York United States Connecticut New England New Jersey U.S. state Northeastern United States
Police seize loaded gun on first day of school in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City police have confiscated a loaded gun from a student on the first day of school. Police say the gun set off the metal detector alarm at the Brooklyn School for Career Development. No one was injured. Charges are pending against the student, who ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New York City Education London English-language films Washington D.C. New York High school New Jersey
John Hostetter, ‘Murphy Brown’ actor, dead at 69
Hostetter died Sept. 2 of complications resulting from a long battle with cancer       
-1 points by The Detroit News | NBC New York City Film Cornell University New York Rockefeller Center Associated Press Copyright
WGA East, New York City Agencies Launch Diversity Initiative for TV Writers
The Writers Guild of America East has teamed with New York City’s Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and the Department of Small Business Services for the Made in NY Writers Room, a fellowship program that aims to bolster the diversity of the writers in the city’s television writing staffs. The six-month fellowship, which will accept... Read more »
219 points by Variety | New York City Manhattan New York New Jersey Lower Manhattan Knockaround Guys World Trade Center Ocean's Thirteen
9-11 memorial service planned for Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument
A ceremony of remembrance of those who lost their lives in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and an open house for first responders and their families will be held Sunday at the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument on Public Square. CLEVELAND, Ohio - A memorial service to mark the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks will be held Sunday, 11:30 a.m., at the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument on Public Square. The event will open with a welcome by Tim Daley, monument executive director, and remarks by Ted Prasse, monument commission president. An invocation will be offered by Rev. Gloria Chaney, Cleveland Police chaplain and associate minister of the Olivet Institutional Baptist Church. A presentation of wreaths will be made in honor of those who lost their lives as a result of the attacks in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Somerset County, Pennsylvania. Following the service a special community open house will be held for first responders and their families from noon to 6 p.m. as a way of thanks for their continuing efforts to serve and protect the community. Light refreshments will be served. The monument, dedicated in 1894, honors the Union soldiers and sailors of Cuyahoga County who served in the Civil War.
7 points by The Plain Dealer | American Civil War New Jersey New York City Ohio Democratic Party Cuyahoga County Ohio September 11 New York
In ‘Sully,’ New York Is Clint Eastwood’s Latest Star
Clint Eastwood’s new movie focuses on the 2009 Miracle on the Hudson, but “Sully,” which stars Tom Hanks, is the director’s “New York story.”
-1 points by The New York Times | New York City US Airways Flight 1549 LaGuardia Airport Chesley Sullenberger Hudson River Clint Eastwood Manhattan New York
NY State Police ID NJ woman killed in crash on Route 17
MAMAKATING, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities have released the name of the woman who was killed when the car she was riding in slammed into the rear of a tractor-trailer on an upstate New York highway. State police say Alekos Patentas, of Holmdel, New Jersey, was driving a BMW west on ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New York City New York United States Manhattan New Jersey Bergen County New Jersey Hudson River Truck
Long Island lawmakers OK 5-cent shopping bag fee
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) - Lawmakers on eastern Long Island have approved a measure to charge 5 cents for paper or plastic bags at store checkouts. Sponsors say the Suffolk County legislation is aimed at reducing pollution. Opponents say the law adds to the cost of groceries. Retailers would get to ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | New York City New York Nassau County New York Long Island Suffolk County New York Queens Manhattan Global city
Upstate N.Y. woman charged in '83 necktie slaying of WWI veteran
Fingerprints and DNA evidence link Saundra Adams to the slaying of Edmund Schreiber, found strangled with eight of his own neckties in Buffalo in 1983, according to the Buffalo News.
184 points by Daily News | Necktie World War II Berkshire Hathaway Ten Commandments New York Western New York Life imprisonment Upstate New York
Meet the Candidates: Gatsas puts experience at forefront of bid
Republican Ted Gatsas is fond of saying he has gone 24-0, the number of elections he has won in the nearly two decades he has represented Manchester as an alderman, a state senator and the mayor.The record was at risk last year, when Gatsas barely won his fourth term as mayor. When the votes were ta...
2 points by Concord Monitor | Alderman City council City of London Corporation Mayor Buffalo New York Mayor of New York City Queen City Mayors
Kanye West's fashion show was a mess
Live from New York, it's Yeezy Season 4.         
6111 points by Arizona Republic | New York City Roosevelt Island Manhattan New York United Kingdom Fashion Roosevelt Island Tramway American Broadcasting Company