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Prison Time For Hartford Drug Dealer

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A federal judge in Hartford has sentenced an illegal dealer to 10 years in prison for trying to buy three kilograms of heroin from an undercover law enforcement officer. Raibwar Raouf […]

05/31/2014

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 1:  The wreckage of a Metro-North commuter train lies on its side after it derailed just north of the Spuyten Duyvil station December 1, 2013 in the Bronx borough of New York City. Multiple injuries and at least 4 deaths were reported after the seven car train left the tracks as it was heading to Grand Central Terminal along the Hudson River line.  (Photo by Christopher Gregory/Getty Images)

Derailed Train Engineer Has Sleep Disorder

By JIM FITZGERALD Associated Press Writer   WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) _ An engineer driving a speeding commuter train that derailed last year, killing four people, had a sleep disorder that interrupted his rest dozens […]

04/07/2014

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Police Make Homicide Arrest

A 28-year-old man was taken into police custody in New York City Wednesday for an August murder in New London.

02/19/2014

Metro-North derailment December 1, 2013 in the Bronx, New York. Photo from an NTSB preliminary report.

Feds Call for Metro North Improvements

NEW YORK (AP) _ The National Transportation Safety Board wants the Metro-North commuter railroad to make improvements in the wake of a December derailment that killed four people in New York City. The recommendations issued […]

02/18/2014

Howard Permut, President Metro-North (Courtesy CT-N)

Metro-North President Leaving

New York, N.Y. (CBS Connecticut) _ The President of Metro-North Railroad is stepping down. Howard Permut, 62, has been with the railroad since it became part of the Metro Transportation Authority in 1983, serving as […]

01/07/2014

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Plane From Danbury Airport Lands On Highway In Bronx

A small plane that took off from Danbury made an emergency landing Saturday on a New York City interstate highway.

01/04/2014

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 1:  The wreckage of a Metro-North commuter train lies on its side after it derailed just north of the Spuyten Duyvil station December 1, 2013 in the Bronx borough of New York City. Multiple injuries and at least 4 deaths were reported after the seven car train left the tracks as it was heading to Grand Central Terminal along the Hudson River line.  (Photo by Christopher Gregory/Getty Images)

Latest On Deadly Metro-North Crash

A New York City commuter train rounding a riverside curve derailed Sunday, killing four people and injuring more than 60 in a crash that threw some riders from toppling cars and swiftly raised questions about whether excessive speed, mechanical problems or human error could have played a role.

12/01/2013

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Thieves Make Off With Frozen Beverage Machine

It’s not likely the suspects in a robbery in Bridgeport wanted to make their own snow-cones or slushies but police are investigating after they robbed a local smoke shop of its frozen beverage machine Monday […]

10/22/2013

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Bronx Woman To Be Sentenced In Sandy Hook Fraud Case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A New York City woman who posed as the aunt of a child killed in the massacre at a Connecticut elementary school last December is facing possible prison time. Nouel Alba […]

10/15/2013

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Keidel: All Eyes On A-Rod And Home Debut At Yankee Stadium Tonight

The eyes of America are indeed on the Bronx these days where a certain slugger will make his home debut tonight at Yankee Stadium.

08/09/2013

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