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3 Rescued After Vessel Capsized

A rescue crew from Coast Guard Station Shinnecock rescued three people after their vessel capsized near Shinnecock Inlet, New York, Wednesday. Coast Guard photo. NEW YORK — A rescue crew from Coast Guard Station Shinnecock rescued three people after their vessel capsized near Shinnecock Inlet, New York, Wednesday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard…
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Army National Guard helicopter crews train with sheriff deputies, firefighters on Oneida Lake

A crewman from Company F 1-169 General Support Aviation Battalion, New York Army National Guard, brings a soldier from the 401st up on a hoist. (Photo by Spc. Harley Jelis, HHC 42nd CAB, NYARNG) A crewman from Company F 1-169 General Support Aviation Battalion, New York Army National Guard, brings…
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Coast Guard Sector New York held change of command ceremony

Capt. Gordon Loebl (right) and Capt. Michael Day render a hand salute during a change of command ceremony for Coast Guard Sector New York at the Alexander Hamilton Customs House in Manhattan, New York, July 17, 2015. Day relieved Loebl of his duties and responsibilities of the sector as well…
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Tall Ship Hermione Supports American Revolution War Rebels

The Hermione sails into New York passing the Statue of Liberty. Hermione was built in eleven months at Rochefort, by the shipwright Henri Chevillard as a light (French: légère) frigate, fast and maneuverable. Between May and December 1779 she underwent successful sea trials in the Gulf of Gascony under the command…
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Arrests Include Suspects in July 4 Plots

NY NJ: FBI Says Recent Islamic State Arrests Include Suspects in July 4 Plots US authorities have arrested more than 10 people over the past four weeks who were suspected of having ties to the Islamic State, including several who may have been planning terrorist attacks to coincide with the July…
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Militia Plot to Attack Muslim Enclave in Catskills

Catskills, NY: 2 Now Charged in Militia Plot to Attack Muslim Enclave in Catskills . A second person has been charged in connection with a Tennessee man's plot to attack Islamberg, a Muslim community in the Catskills, according to federal prosecutors. Robert R. Doggart, a 63-year-old former congressional candidate, was…
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Fulton Fish Market Dealer and President Plead Guilty in Long Island to Fraud, Falsifying Federal Records, and Lacey Act Violations

Lou’s Fish Market Inc , a federally-licensed fish dealer located in the Bronx, New York, and its company president, Mark Parente, of Englishtown, New Jersey, pleaded guilty today in federal court in Central Islip, New York, to federal felonies stemming from their role in systematically covering up purchases of illegal…
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Man Who Threatened Muslim Is Sentenced to 13 Months Served

A Queens man was sentenced to three years' supervised release on Tuesday for sending death threats to the executive director of an Islamic nonprofit organization. The man, Bernhard Laufer of Rego Park, who pleaded guilty in federal court in Brooklyn in March, also faces charges of attempted murder in a…
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Emergency Management to Enhance Monitoring Operations This Independence Day

NY: The Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services Office of Emergency Management to enhance monitoring of celebrations and events on Saturday, July 4 in light of the recent terror warning issued by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Homeland Security. The Governor additionally urged New Yorkers…
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