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May 20, 2019

Nassau County Votes to Ban Plastic Foam Containers

Nassau County Votes to Ban Plastic Foam Containers

Nassau County joins the likes of New York City in banning the use polystyrene foam containers.

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NYC Mom Killed With Tot Sons Had True 'American Dream' Story
NYC Mom Killed With Tot Sons Had True 'American Dream' Story

The 37-year-old Staten Island mother found dead along with her two toddler sons in their smoke-filled home over the weekend, allegedly at the hands of her boyfriend, was a U.S.

Family of CT Mom, Now Missing 1 Month, Drops New Statement
Family of CT Mom, Now Missing 1 Month, Drops New Statement

Monday marks exactly one month since Jennifer Dulos, a mother from New Canaan, disappeared and one month since police started an exhaustive search for answers.

Woman, 30, Riding Bike Killed by Truck in Flatiron Hit-Run
Woman, 30, Riding Bike Killed by Truck in Flatiron Hit-Run

A hit-and-run driver struck and killed a 33-year-old woman riding a bike in the Flatiron District Monday morning, according to police.

Where Is Kevin? New Push to Solve Missing NJ Toddler Mystery
Where Is Kevin? New Push to Solve Missing NJ Toddler Mystery

More than 20 years after a barely 2-year-old New Jersey boy vanished near his home, prosecutors reissued a call Monday for information from the public in hopes of cracking the now decades-old cold case.

Watch: Defending Women's World Cup Champion US Plays Spain
Watch: Defending Women's World Cup Champion US Plays Spain

Spain coach Jorge Vilda says part of the challenge in facing the United States is making sure his players aren't intimidated by the defending Women's World Cup champions. Spain faces the top-ranked U.S.

Daredevil Describes 'Freak Out' Moment During NYC Stunt
Daredevil Describes 'Freak Out' Moment During NYC Stunt

Nik Wallenda says he "freaked" out when his balancing pole slipped during a high-wire walk with his sister 25 stories above Times Square.