Upstate New York

(AP Photo/Hans Pennink)
January 10, 2019 - 5:41 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Some federal employees furloughed under the government shutdown may be recalled to start examining a limousine that crashed in rural upstate New York three months ago, killing 20 people, the National Transportation Safety Board said Thursday. An NTSB statement said with the...
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Dreamstime
January 03, 2019 - 5:50 pm
QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (AP) -- A man who used a fake penis to dispense phony urine for a drug test has been sentenced to three years on probation. The 42-year-old man was arrested in April 2017 after his probation officer caught him trying to produce a fake sample for a required drug test in the upstate...
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(AP Photo/Hans Pennink)
December 12, 2018 - 5:54 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The family of one of 20 people killed in a limousine crash claims in a legal filing against New York state that the intersection where the accident occurred was unsafe. The claim notice was filed Monday by an attorney representing the family of Amanda Rivenburg , one of 18...
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October 19, 2018 - 5:59 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A grand jury declined to issue indictments in the death of a New York City man who stopped breathing while in custody of an upstate police department, state Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced Friday while releasing a report that includes police dashboard video of the...
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(AP Photo/Hans Pennink)
October 19, 2018 - 5:52 pm
SCHOHARIE, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say the 18 people in a limousine and two pedestrians who were killed when the vehicle crashed off a rural upstate New York road earlier this month all died from the impact of the accident. New York State Police say Friday that results of autopsies conducted at...
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August 09, 2018 - 5:41 pm
COMSTOCK, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo says several prisoners suffered minor injuries and no guards were hurt when a gang fight broke out at a 1,400-inmate maximum-security prison in New York near the Vermont border. Following a news conference in Manhattan on Thursday, Cuomo went to the Great...
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The New York State Zoo at Thompson Park
August 09, 2018 - 5:25 pm
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) -- Officials at a zoo in upstate New York say an elk believed to be one of the oldest in the world has died. The New York State Zoo at Thompson Park in Watertown announced Monday that its eldest female Roosevelt elk, named Rosie, was put down on Aug. 3. Executive director Larry...
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July 11, 2018 - 5:39 pm
The family of Brooklyn grandparents Concepcion and Margarito Silva, originally from Mexico, are speaking out after the couple had planned to enjoy the 4th of July with their daughter and her husband at Fort Drum Army Base in Upstate New York -- but ended up in detention. “Both my parents are ill...
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June 26, 2018 - 12:59 pm
The former Yankees infielder is selling his Greenwood Lake, New York home for $14.75 milion.
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