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The funeral procession of former President George H.W. Bush passes in front of the White House

The funeral procession of former President George Bush passes in front of the White House Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, en route to the Washington National Cathedral in Washington, (Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour)
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Citywide Overall Crime Continues to Decline in November 2018

This November, New York City experienced fewer index crimes than in any previous November during the modern Compstat era, as overall crime since January continues to fall to historic lows compared to the same time in 2017. New York City achieved a reduction of 402 index crimes or during November…
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NEWS

Presidential Message to the Congress on the Death of George Herbert Walker Bush

Washington, DC: – TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES: By this Message, I officially inform you of the death of George Herbert Walker Bush, the forty-first President of the United States. President George Bush led a life that exemplified what is truly great about America.  As with so many of his generation,…
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The White House – Remembering George H. W. Bush, ‘one of America’s greatest points of light’

    Washington, DC: from The White House – On the day he turned 18, just 6 months after the attack on Pearl Harbor, George H. W. Bush volunteered for combat duty in World War II. He would become the youngest aviator in naval history at the time, flying 58 combat…
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NEWS

A.G. Underwood Announces Settlements With 7 New York Hospitals To Stop Illegal Billing Of Rape Survivors For Forensic Rape Examinations

Hospitals Will Pay Restitution to Survivors Plus Costs and Revise Billing Procedures; At Least 200 Rape Kits were Illegally Billed to Rape Victims Settlements are Part of AG’s Ongoing Statewide Investigation NEW YORK—Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood today announced settlements with seven New York hospitals that illegally billed rape survivors…
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AWARENESS

A.G. Underwood Issues Consumer Alert For Black Friday And Cyber Monday

Encourages New Yorkers to Follow Tips to Protect Themselves Against Fraud and Scams With Black Friday and Cyber Monday Falling Early This Year, Consumers Should be Particularly Mindful of 30 Day Return Windowsspan NEW YORK – As New Yorkers prepare for the holiday shopping season, Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood…
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New York Man Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Provide and Conspiring to Provide Material Support to ISIS

Adam Raishani, aka “Saddam Mohamed Raishani,” 32, of the Bronx, New York, pleaded guilty to attempting to provide and conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization. Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers and Attorney Geoffrey…
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Akayed Ullah Convicted for Detonation of a Bomb in New York City

New York, NY: Justice Dept reports - Akayed Ullah, 28, of Brooklyn, New York, and a lawful permanent resident from Bangladesh, was convicted today on all six counts of the Indictment, which charged him with offenses related to the detonation and attempted detonation of a bomb in a subway station near…
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VOTE TUESDAY – NATION Joint Statement on Election Day Preparations

WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Department of Justice (DOJ), the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI), and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)—in coordination with federal, state, local, and private sector partners nationwide—are continuing efforts to protect our elections. Today, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, Attorney…
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Man Made and Natural Disaster AWARENESS-PREPAREDNESS-RESILIENCY

MAIL BOMBS – FBI Director Christopher Wray’s Remarks Regarding Arrest of Cesar Sayoc in Suspicious Package Investigation

As the attorney general has confirmed, we have arrested Cesar Sayoc in connection with this investigation. As our investigation is still ongoing, I may not be able to answer questions about his background or about his motive. What I can say is that this was a nationwide investigation of enormous…
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