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Paterson boy dies from accidental gunshot, report says

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- A five-year-old boy died Sunday night from an accidental gunshot fired by a six-year-old, according to a report on NorthJersey.com. Police...

Paterson's State Of The State Will Focus On Corruption

nytimes.com | NICHOLAS CONFESSORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Gov. David A. Paterson on Wednesday will unveil a set of sweeping proposals to rein in political corruption in state government, including vastly expa...

Paterson shooting leaves one dead, multiple people wounded

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- One person was killed and others wounded this morning when shots rang out near a Paterson apartment complex, a report in NorthJersey.com s...

Three arrested in Paterson home robbery after police find dropped getaway car keys

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- Three men were arrested on robbery charges after police found a set of left-behind getaway car keys in home they allegedly broke into this...

Teen injured in gunfire is Paterson's first shooting victim this year

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- An 18-year-old man was shot multiple times inside a house early Saturday morning, according to a report in The Record. Police are still se...

Paterson police search for motive in shooting of woman and her two young kids

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- Investigators still don't know why a Paterson man opened fire on his estranged wife and their two young sons on a busy street, killing one...

Paterson man shot to death at his birthday celebration

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- Police are investigating the death of a man fatally shot early this morning while celebrating his birthday at a Paterson bar. Larry Reed, ...

Fire damages high-rise in Paterson

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- A fire broke out at a high-rise apartment building here. Firefighters said no injuries have been reported. Capt. Sal Brigati said firefigh...

City To Lose $84 Million In Funding

nydailynews.com | By Kenneth Lovett | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City will lose at least $84 million in funding under Gov. Paterson's plan to withhold payments to keep the state afloat this month....

Paterson police charge man with arson after 88-year-old woman dies in blaze

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- Authorities charged a man with murder and arson after a house fire claimed the life of an 88-year-old woman. Paterson police said they sta...

Strained resources curb fight on prostitution in Paterson

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- Dire funding shortages threaten programs intended to help prostitutes get off drugs and the streets, according to a report in The Record. ...

Crowd urges Paterson officials to address shootings, homicides

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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PATERSON -- The Tuesday evening city council meeting drew more than 200 people, many asking for increased police patrols following the city's 12th hom...

Paterson Wastes His 'Meet the Press' Moment: Politicker

Politicker NY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Watching David Paterson play dumb on "Meet the Press" on Sunday called to mind a favorite scene from "The Naked Gun," when Leslie Nielsen's Lt. Frank ...

Navy veteran shot to death in apparent robbery in Paterson

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PATERSON -- A Navy veteran discharged this past July was shot to death in an apparent robbery this morning, a report in the Record said. Police said i...

Gov. Paterson Insists He Didn't Take Shot At Obama

Politicker NY | Jimmy Vielkind | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY - David Paterson insisted comments he made yesterday about Barack Obama's effectiveness in Washington were not a "shot" at the president. This ...

Obama: Paterson Should Quit New York Governor's Race

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

President Obama has asked an increasingly embattled Gov. David Paterson to bow out of the 2010 governor's race. Two senior administration officials...

David Paterson's New York Struggle

Politicker NY | Jimmy Vielkind | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY--"Governor Paterson is having a rough time," State Senator Liz Krueger, a liberal, loyal Democrat, told The Observer during a break before a le...

David Paterson Not Concerned About All That Bad Polling

Politicker NY | Azi Payabarah | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

David Paterson said he would be more concerned about his bad poll numbers, but there are simply too many polls for him to care. Paterson also said tha...

Senate Chaos Cost Taxpayers $5M

New York Post | Brendan Scott | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY -- It could go down as the most expensive circus in state history. The Senate's monthlong descent into chaos wasted more than $5 million in sta...

Gov. Paterson Suggests Leadership Role For Espada

New York Daily News | By Glenn Blain and Kenneth Lovett | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY - Gov. Paterson said it may be time for his fellow Democrats to accept turncoat Bronx Sen. Pedro Espada Jr. in a major leadership role as warri...

Pension Tension: Paterson Veto Shocks Police, Firefighter Unions

New York Post | BRENDAN SCOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Gov. Paterson dropped a bombshell on two powerful unions when he unexpectedly vetoed a routine measure that for nearly 30 years had allowed city cops...

Dear Governor Paterson (An Open Letter)

Russell Simmons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Russell Simmons

As the first African-American Governor of New York, you have already made history. We now want to help you create a legacy.

Sam Stein

Paterson: Nationalization Should Be On The Table

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New York Governor David Paterson said Friday that he is cautiously open to bank nationalization, now a front-burner political issue, as a measure to a...

Caroline Kennedy Paterson's Choice: Officials

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The AP reports that officials are saying Caroline Kennedy will be New York's next senator: Officials say the daughter of the late President John F. K...

Sam Stein

New Poll Could Give Paterson Cover For Kennedy Appointment

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New York's next Senator will be picked by Gov. David Paterson and Paterson only. But on Tuesday, Quinnipiac University released a public survey on the...