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Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 07:31 AM EST

Florida Eye Doc Tied to NJ Senator Gets 17 Years

Florida Eye Doc Tied to NJ Senator Gets 17 Years

A prominent Florida eye doctor once accused of bribing Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey received a 17-year sentence Thursday for stealing $73 million from Medicare by persuading elderly patients to...

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 at 05:00 PM EST

New Jersey's Biggest Teachers' Union Opposes Arming Teachers

New Jersey's Biggest Teachers' Union Opposes Arming Teachers

New Jersey's biggest teacher's union says it's "adamantly opposed" to suggestions that teachers should carry guns as a deterrent to school attacks.

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 at 07:17 PM EST

Teen Threatened Shooting, Repeatedly Tried to Buy Guns: NYPD

Teen Threatened Shooting, Repeatedly Tried to Buy Guns: NYPD

A teen who threatened a shooting at his Bronx school was arrested after he repeatedly tried to purchase guns online, police said Thursday as officials unveiled new plans to keep kids safe in the city's hundreds...

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 at 07:18 PM EST

NJ Town Barring Non-Resident Drivers Drafts Friendlier Signs

NJ Town Barring Non-Resident Drivers Drafts Friendlier Signs

Officials in a New Jersey town that banned nonresident drivers from using its streets as shortcuts has drafted new traffic signage that they hope will boost local businesses.

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 at 02:46 PM EST

Think Tank Reveals Highest Paid on New York State Payroll

Think Tank Reveals Highest Paid on New York State Payroll

A newly-released list reveals New York's highest-paid state employees of 2017. A college dean is the highest paid employee on the state payroll — raking in over $700,000 last year. According to Empire Center,...

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 at 02:25 PM EST

Man Who Ran Over Cop During Traffic Stop Arrested: NYPD

Man Who Ran Over Cop During Traffic Stop Arrested: NYPD

A man who drove into a police officer while escaping a traffic stop in the Bronx has been arrested, the NYPD said.

Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018 at 08:49 PM EST
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4 Tri-State Spots Made Yelp's Top 100 Placed to Eat

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Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 at 12:53 PM EST

McD's Brings Back Beloved Shake, Sauce That Sparked Riots

McD's Brings Back Beloved Shake, Sauce That Sparked Riots

McDonald's said Thursday it will bring back Szechuan Sauce, the dipping sauce that caused riots over its one-day availability last October. It will also bring back the Shamrock Shake, its minty seasonal...

Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 08:51 AM EST

10 Heartbreaking Stats From Firefighter Mental Health Study

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Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 at 11:25 AM EST

Sleepwalking 7th-Grader Found in School in Middle of Night

Sleepwalking 7th-Grader Found in School in Middle of Night

A Pennsylvania middle school canceled classes after a student who said he was sleepwalking was found inside the building.

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