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With a flick of the switch, a 76-foot Norway Spruce officially became the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree Wednesday night after it was illuminated for the first time this holiday season in a ceremony that’s been held since 1933.
The National Transportation Safety Board says a train that derailed in New York City was traveling 82 mph as it approached a 30 mph zone.
That’s why New York has given state police 32 tall, unmarked SUVs to better peer down at drivers’ hands, part of one of the nation’s most aggressive attacks on texting while driving that also includes steeper penalties and dozens of highway “Texting Zones,” where motorists can pull over to use their devices.
SHELTON, Conn. (AP) _ An 80-foot Norway spruce is joining thousands of other Connecticut commuters as it heads to work in midtown Manhattan. For the second time in six years, Shelton is sending a Christmas […]
The forces of nature had been threatening the Staten Island’s Oakwood Beach neighborhood for years, flooding the streets every time it rained, sending crabs skittering into bungalows and swamping basements so regularly that it was just accepted as part of life.
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut man has been charged with threatening New York Mets players, coaches and executives on Twitter postings. Authorities say 42-year-old Aryn Leroux of West Haven also made a threat […]
The Metropolitan Transit Authority says full service will be restored to a crippled line of the nation’s second-largest commuter railroad.
Federal and state authorities should investigate the utility and transportation authority responsible for running the nation’s second-busiest railroad following a power failure that has disrupted service for tens of thousands of commuters in New York and Connecticut, two U.S. senators said Sunday.
The Global Citizen Festival coincides with the U.N. General Assembly. Fans earned free tickets for helping spread the word or volunteering to help end world poverty. Some world leaders attended, including Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has ordered a halt to routine roadway maintenance work in lower Fairfield County to reduce congestion as commuters avoid Metro-North Railroad disruptions into New York City. Malloy […]