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Oh No, Not Again

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 02.23.2015 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

I love having a man who enjoys conversing with me -- someone who actually listens and gives me feedback. But not now -- not with the price of gas so high.

Meet The Sturgeon Surgeon

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.29.2014 | Green

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Chris Burnett is a sturgeon surgeon. The biologist wore an orange slicker rather than hospital scrubs, and his operating r...

Obama Calls On Congress To Back Spending On Crumbling Infrastructure

AP | Posted 07.14.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — Rousing Democrats for their fight to keep the Senate, President Barack Obama mounted a searing critique of the Republican Party on W...

Obama To Make Big Ask To Congress For Crumbling Bridge Repair

AP | Posted 07.14.2014 | Politics

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) -- The government is running out of money to repair deteriorating roads, bridges and ports, and President Barack Obama says more ...

Transportation Secretary: 'We Must Do More'

AP | Posted 05.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration warned Congress Monday that a key federal government fund used to pay for the nation's roads, bridges and...

Obama Hits The Road To Push For Highway Funding

Reuters | Posted 07.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, May 11 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will push for Congress to quickly pass a bill to replenish dwindling funds for highway and bri...

Search Resumes For Best Man In Hudson Boat Crash

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 09.27.2013 | New York

PIERMONT, N.Y. — A day after a bride-to-be was pulled dead from the Hudson River, the body of her fiance's best man was found a mile downstream ...

Woman's Body Pulled From Hudson River After Wedding Party Boat Crash

AP | Posted 09.26.2013 | New York

PIERMONT, N.Y. — A deadly nighttime speedboat crash on the Hudson River hurled a bride-to-be and her fiance's best man into the water and left t...

Wrong-Way Driver Causes Crash On Tappan Zee Bridge

Posted 07.24.2013 | New York

One person was killed and four were injured in an accident on the Tappan Zee Bridge Tuesday. According to The Associated Press, the multi-vehicle ...

Matt Sledge

Andrew Cuomo's 'Public-Private Partnerships' Can't Save The MTA, Advocates Say | Matt Sledge | Posted 12.13.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- When Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a $320-million reduction in the downstate payroll tax on Monday, the MTA, which runs New York City's sub...

Man Who Climbed Rope From Tappan Zee Bridge Apologizes

AP | By JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 11.17.2011 | New York

GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- The New York man who climbed down a rope ladder from the Tappan Zee Bridge and dangled for hours while traffic backed up, apologiz...

Protester Dangling From Tappan Zee Bridge Jumps Into Water

Posted 01.07.2012 | New York

A bizarre protest is taking place on the Tappan Zee bridge. ABC News reports a man is dangling 75 feet down from the middle of the span, suspended hal...

Man, Woman Jump Naked From Tappan Zee Bridge, 1 Dead

Sleepy Hollow, NY Patch | Posted 09.11.2011 | New York

Two nude individuals--a man and woman--jumped from the Tappan Zee Bridge and into the Hudson River this morning just before 9:15 a.m. The woman, wh...

Anne Morell Petrillo, Daughter Of Slain Scripps Heiress, Commits Suicide On Same Bridge As Stepfather

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — Police say they believe they've recovered the body of a woman whose suicidal jump from a suburban New York City bridge echoed ...

Anne Morell Petrillo: Daughter Of Anne Scripps Douglas, Murdered Heiress, Believed Dead After Jumping Off Tappan Zee Bridge

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — New York state police believe the daughter of slain newspaper heiress Anne Scripps Douglas jumped to her death from the same b...

Another Wrong-Way Driver!

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York