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USA Gymnastics president steps down over sex abuse scandal

Steve Penny, the president and chief executive of USA Gymnastics, resigned after the organization came under fire for the way it has handled sex abuse cases against officials and coaches. Over the years, the Olympic sports organization has been severely

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Three men arrested after drug raid reveals over $4 million and heroin stash

Federal agents busted a multimillion-dollar drug operation that hid cash and heroin in wooden furniture. Three men were arrested for their alleged role in the drug ring following a raid in the Bronx neighborhood of New York. They are now

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Police nab 30 suspects in credit card fraud and identity theft ring

New York police uncovered a large credit card fraud and identity theft ring in Queens that is thought to have affected hundreds of thousands of victims. They arrested 30 people in connection with the scheme and named them in two

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Man charged with murdering EMT after hijacking her ambulance

A Bronx man was arrested for killing an emergency medical technician after running her over with her own ambulance, according to the New York Police Department. He now faces murder and manslaughter charges. Jose Gonzalez, 25, was charged with two

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Police fatally shoot robbery suspect armed with pellet gun

A robbery suspect, an 18-year-old teen, was shot 14 times and killed after pointing a pellet gun at police. His violent death has raised questions about why officers unleashed a barrage of bullets on the teen rather than simply trying

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Medical malpractice lawsuit reopens against New York hospital

A state appellate panel revived a medical malpractice lawsuit against North Shore University Hospital in New York due to conflicting evidence. According to the four-judge Second Department panel, the trial judge should not have dismissed the case as medical records

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NYC Uber driver jailed on gun trafficking charges

A former Uber driver faces four years in prison for his role in an interstate gun trafficking ring. Law enforcement officials said the group smuggled dozens of guns into New York City from South Carolina, North Carolina and Tennessee. As

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Brooklyn man with history of domestic violence kills and dismembers wife

Police charged a Brooklyn man with killing his wife and dismembering her body, marking a brutal culmination to the couple’s almost decade-long history of domestic violence. Phillip Martin, 42, was charged with murder and concealment of a corpse after the

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How LinkedIn is used to commit internet crimes

If you are receiving an excessive amount of connection requests on LinkedIn from people you do not know, be careful not to provide them with any personal or financial information. Such requests could be part of phishing campaigns, which are

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A nonprofit evicts a veteran due to false depiction as sex offender

A nonprofit is charged with falsely depicting a veteran as a sex offender and evicting him from his home. According to PIX 11 News, residents of a Brownsville neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York saw posters throughout the community warning them

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