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October 31, 2017 - 7:37 pm
(NEW YORK) -- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said the incident in New York City on Tuesday that left at least eight people dead after a truck plowed into a bicycle path was the action of a "lone wolf," and that "there's no evidence to suggest a wider plot or wider scheme." "New York is an...
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October 31, 2017 - 7:31 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Officials praised the police officer who confronted and shot the suspect in Tuesday's deadly attack in New York City, which is being investigated as an act of terrorism. The uniformed officer, Ryan Nash, shot the man suspected of driving into a bike and jogging path in the abdomen,...
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October 31, 2017 - 7:20 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A deadly truck attack in lower Manhattan Tuesday afternoon killed eight people and injured 11 others. New York Police Commissioner James O'Neill detailed how the incident, which is being investigated as possible terrorism, unfolded in a press conference. O'Neill said that at 3:05 p.m...
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October 31, 2017 - 3:42 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A man who witnessed the deadly crash on New York City's West Side Highway said he is "traumatized" from what he saw. "Everybody was running," the witness, named Eugene, told ABC New York station WABC. "Everything was happening so fast." The truck hit multiple people on the bike path...
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October 31, 2017 - 3:36 pm
(NEW YORK) -- At least seven people are dead and others injured after a vehicle drove onto a bike path in lower Manhattan in New York City. The sprawling crime scene runs several blocks along the West Side Highway. A vehicle entered the West Street pedestrian and bike path north of Chambers Street...
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October 31, 2017 - 1:26 pm
(WHITNEYVILLE, Maine) -- A commercial fisherman lost his life after his Maine mobile home went up in flames, according to his family and authorities. Now, Maine police are investigating whether foul play was involved. “Based on the information and evidence that we have at this point, we are...
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October 31, 2017 - 1:22 pm
(FORT BRAGG, N.C.) -- After days of emotional testimony about fellow soldiers who were injured or killed in the aftermath of his disappearance, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's defense team brought in its own troops to describe the man who walked off his base and the man who came home. In its second day of...
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October 31, 2017 - 11:42 am
(TAMPA, Fla.) -- Police are on high alert with special safety precautions for trick-or-treating children and their families because of this month’s three still-unsolved homicides in a Tampa, Florida, neighborhood. Interim Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan and Mayor Bob Buckhorn have responded to...
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October 31, 2017 - 10:35 am
(SALT LAKE CITY) -- A manhunt is intensifying in Salt Lake City after a University of Utah international student was gunned down near campus Monday night, according to police and the university. ChenWei Guo was killed in a "senseless, random act of violence," University of Utah President David...
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October 31, 2017 - 9:41 am
(NEW YORK) -- When a vessel capsized off the coast of Florida, tossing a boater into the rough waters, a quick-thinking surfer came to his rescue and paddled the man to safety as a drone captured the scene on video. Sam Ruskin, 13, was surfing at Jupiter Beach Park Friday when he first heard the...
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