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New York City fire kills 12, sends residents scrambling

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s deadliest residential fire in decades spread through every floor of a Bronx apartment building within a matter of minutes, city officials said, killing 12 people and sending other residents scrambling outside into the ...

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Trials & Tribulations: Court of Appeals upholds decision denying NYC qualified immunity

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On Dec. 22, the Court of Appeals upheld the trial court and Second Department, Appellate Division’s decisions, finding New York City liable in negligence for failing to adequately study and correct a documented speeding problem on a city street, which ...

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Upstate landfill being searched for NYC man’s religious item

Members of a New York City synagogue are searching a landfill in Perinton for a religious item that fell into a trash can last week. WHEC-TV reports a congregant at a Brooklyn synagogue lost an embroidered bag containing his tefillin, ...

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