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In this image taken from police body camera video provided by Roth and Roth LLP, a Rochester police officer puts a hood over the head of Daniel Prude, on March 23, 2020, in Rochester, N.Y. Video of Prude, a Black man who had run naked through the streets of the western New York city, died of asphyxiation after a group of police officers put a hood over his head, then pressed his face into the pavement for two minutes, according to video and records released Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, by his family. Prude died March 30 after he was taken off life support, seven days after the encounter with police in Rochester. (Rochester Police via Roth and Roth LLP via AP)
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September 02, 2020 - 11:43 pm
A Black man who had run naked through the streets of a western New York city died of asphyxiation after a group of police officers put a hood over his head, then pressed his face into the pavement for two minutes, according to video and records released Wednesday by the man's family. Daniel Prude...
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President Trump and Governor Cuomo
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September 02, 2020 - 9:10 am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo slammed President Donald Trump on Wednesday night amid reports that the president wants to pull federal funding from New York City and other “lawless” cities amid protests and cuts to police departments.
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Kimberly Dole
September 01, 2020 - 2:19 pm
Governor Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced the release of two requests for proposals for programs that would build and support homeless housing across the state.
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NY congressman calls for doubling community policing grant
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August 31, 2020 - 6:57 am
A New York congressman is seeking to double the amount of funding for a Justice Department community policing grant program used to hire officers across the U.S.
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NY highway DOT
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Kimberly Dole
August 27, 2020 - 3:32 pm
Governor Andrew Cuomo on Thursday announced that state police have issued 1,222 tickets during Operation Hardhat, an initiative between State Police, the New York State Department of Transportation and the New York State Thruway Authority, to crack down on work zone violations and highlight the...
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rain nyc
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Kimberly Dole
August 27, 2020 - 2:20 pm
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for New York City, parts of New Jersey, and Westchester until 8:15 p.m. Thursday.
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Mark David Chapman
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August 26, 2020 - 1:38 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The man who gunned down John Lennon outside his Manhattan apartment in 1980 was denied parole for an 11th time, state corrections officials said Wednesday. Mark David Chapman was denied after being interviewed by a parole board Aug. 19, according to corrections officials...
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FILE - In this July 27, 2018 file photo, former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver arrives at federal court in New York. Silver is due to report on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, to a federal prison in Otisville, New York, after being sentenced earlier this year to 6 1/2 years behind bars in a corruption case that toppled him from his longtime position as one of the state's most powerful politicians. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
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August 26, 2020 - 12:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, once one of the most powerful politicians in the state, started his prison sentence Wednesday after years of fending off going behind bars. Silver, 76, reported to a federal prison in Otisville, New York, according to a statement from...
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USPS
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Kimberly Dole
August 25, 2020 - 1:53 pm
New York Attorney General Letitia James and New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump, the USPS, and Postmaster General Louis DeJoy over major changes to postal service operations they fear will significantly affect mail-in voting during the...
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Donald Trump police
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August 23, 2020 - 7:10 pm
The president of the union that represents thousands of New York State Troopers has endorsed President Donald Trump for re-election.
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