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State Park-Waterfront
Multi-million-dollar improvements to a popular New York state park have been completed.
Sears-Chapter 11
Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.
Church Theft-NY
Police say thieves have stolen thousands of dollars worth of equipment from a 200-year-old church in upstate New York.
Nervous System Condition-NY
New York state health officials say 39 children have been found to have a virus that in rare cases, causes a polio-like condition.
Boy Scout Struck
A driver accused of plowing into a group of Boy Scouts on Long Island, killing one of them, has been indicted on charges including aggravated vehicular homicide and assault.
Limousine Crash
The day after a mourning community said last goodbyes to eight of 20 victims of a limousine crash — four sisters and four other relatives — the Senate's top Democrat called on federal regulators to formulate new safety standards for the vehicles.
Church Abuse-Buffalo
A high-ranking U.S. cardinal in Boston says he is concerned about a bishop's handling of alleged clergy abuse in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Buffalo and wants the Vatican to step in.
Downtown Grant-Finger Lakes
The Finger Lakes village of Penn Yan is getting $10 million from the state to help revitalize its downtown.
Deer Disease-Northeast
Deer biologists across northern New England are dusting off their plans for dealing with a fatal disease that has been spreading across North America for a half-century and was recently discovered again on a Canadian game farm.
Trump-Lawyer-Party Switch
President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen returned to the Democratic Party on Thursday, the latest in a series of steps he has taken to distance himself from the Republican president following a bitter falling-out.
Tanker-Fire
The Coast Guard says a tanker loaded with asphalt has been safely towed to New York after an engine-room fire in the Atlantic Ocean more than 50 miles (80 kilometers) off Massachusetts.
Fallen Firefighters Memorial
The names of more than two dozen firefighters are being added to the New York State Fallen Firefighters Memorial in downtown Albany.
Doctors-Oxycodone Charges
Five doctors, a pharmacist and three medical assistants were among 10 defendants charged with taking in more than $5 million by illegally prescribing millions of oxycodone pills to patients, including apparent drug addicts, who had no legitimate medical need for them, according to a criminal complai…
Escape Artist-Prison Release
Officials say a convicted sex offender whose escape from New York State Police in the mid-1990s launched a 13-day manhunt has been arrested for violating parole.
Vehicle-Burned Bodies
A 19-year-old western New York charged with killing two other young men and setting fire to their vehicle has pleaded not guilty during a court appearance.