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Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 11:48 PM EDT

1st Span of New Kosciuszko Bridge Opens

1st Span of New Kosciuszko Bridge Opens

The first span of the new Kosciuszko Bridge is now open, making it the first major bridge built in New York City in 53 years.

2 hours ago

Arkansas Inmate Convulses During Deadline-Beating Execution

Arkansas Inmate Convulses During Deadline-Beating Execution

Arkansas wrapped up an accelerated executions schedule with a lethal injection that left the condemned inmate lurching and convulsing before he died, prompting calls for investigations and renewed scrutiny of...

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Posh Public Bathroom Hidden in Plain Sight in NYC

Posh Public Bathroom Hidden in Plain Sight in NYC

In a park amid Manhattan skyscrapers, a gem has emerged: a posh public bathroom that cost nearly $300,000, complete with freshly delivered flowers, imported tiles, classical music and artwork.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 08:21 PM EDT

Thousands Mourn FDNY Firefighter Billy Tolley

Thousands Mourn FDNY Firefighter Billy Tolley

Billy Tolley was remembered as an adoring father and husband, a passionate metal drummer and a dedicated firefighter at a Long Island funeral service attended by thousands on Thursday.  The 14-year FDNY...

2 hours ago

NJ Transit: Sorry You Were Late, Here's an Excuse Note

NJ Transit: Sorry You Were Late, Here's an Excuse Note

Late to work because of delays on NJ Transit? There isn't much the rail agency can do, but at least you can get an excuse note for work.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 09:59 PM EDT

1 Dead in Newark Shooting, Police Say

1 Dead in Newark Shooting, Police Say

One person was killed in a shooting in Newark on Thursday, police said.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 09:36 PM EDT

Trump to Sign Order Aimed at Expanding Offshore Drilling

Trump to Sign Order Aimed at Expanding Offshore Drilling

Working to dismantle his predecessor's environmental legacy, President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order Friday that could lead to the expansion of drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans. With...

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 09:36 PM EDT

Parishioners Fight to Save Brooklyn Church

Parishioners Fight to Save Brooklyn Church

Brooklyn parishioners are fighting to save a century-old church in Brownsville that could soon be demolished. The plan is to convert the building into a community center, but church members say there's far...

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 08:22 PM EDT

Amtrak Renewal Project at Penn Station to Disrupt Commuters

Amtrak Renewal Project at Penn Station to Disrupt Commuters

Amtrak is set to launch a much-needed makeover to its tracks and other infrastructure at New York's Penn Station beginning in May, and it will result in disruptions for the hundreds of thousands of commuters who...

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 11:11 PM EDT

Rangers Fall to Senators, 2-1, in Game 1

Rangers Fall to Senators, 2-1, in Game 1

Erik Karlsson scored on a bad-angle shot with 4:11 left in the third period, sending the Ottawa Senators to a 2-1 victory over the Rangers in the opener of their second-round playoff series on Thursday night.

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