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Hoboken Train Crash Leaves at Least One Dead and Dozens Injured

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 02:08:39 GMT

Fabiola Bittar de Kroon, who was killed when the train crash caused a portion of the station’s ceiling to collapse, officials said.Over 100 people were injured when a New Jersey Transit train crashed into a station on Thursday morning, the authorities said; rail service was suspended into and out of the station.


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Chaos at Hoboken Station After Train ‘Flew Through the Air’

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:36:16 GMT

Fabiola Bittar de Kroon, who was killed when the train crash caused a portion of the station’s ceiling to collapse, officials said.Commuters said nothing seemed out of the ordinary as they approached the Hoboken train station. Then they were thrown from their feet and plunged into darkness.


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Leaderless and Underfunded, N.J. Transit Had Troubles Well Before Fatal Crash

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:19:09 GMT

Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey and Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York spoke at Hoboken Terminal on Thursday, after a train crash killed one person and injured more than 100 others.The agency has been operating without an executive director for nearly a year and has not explained how it will close a $45 million gap in its budget.


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Credibility of Chris Christie’s ‘Enforcer’ Challenged During Bridge Scandal Trial

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:21:31 GMT

David Wildstein, left, a former ally of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, leaving federal court with a lawyer this week during a trial over the George Washington Bridge lane closings.David Wildstein, a former ally of the New Jersey governor, denied accusations by a defense lawyer that he had embellished his accounts of the George Washington Bridge lane closings.


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After Acquittal in Boy’s Killing, Potsdam Sighs With Relief and Resignation

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:29:25 GMT

After Garrett Phillips was killed, the investigation, arrest and trial of Oral Nicholas Hillary were tinged with questions of racial bias and selective prosecution.After the prosecution presented an overwhelmingly circumstantial case, a judge cleared Oral Nicholas Hillary of second-degree murder charges in the death of a 12-year-old boy.


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About New York: No Stranger to Marital Strife, Rudy Giuliani Wags a Finger at the Clintons

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:58:44 GMT

Rudolph W. Giuliani, a former mayor of New York, in 2002, after settling his second divorce. Mr. Giuliani has criticized Hillary Clinton on her response to her husband’s affair.The former mayor of New York, whose affairs made the front pages, has publicly criticized Hillary Clinton on her response to her husband’s affair.


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Rezoning Plan for Manhattan Elementary School Draws Anger From All Sides

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:12:26 GMT

A child arriving in October at Public School 199, the elementary on the Upper West Side of Manhattan that is part of a fight over rezoning. The battle is now stretching into its second year.New York City is trying to change school zone lines on the Upper West Side, but after countless meetings addressing the proposals, a consensus has not been reached.


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City Officials Are Questioned Over Changes to Nursing Home’s Deed

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:09:13 GMT

A condominium developer bought Rivington House, a former nursing home on the Lower East Side, after the city changed its deed.After a several-month delay, a hearing tried to get to the heart of why city officials had lifted limits on a nursing home’s use and let it be sold to a developer.


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Fire Dept. Chief Killed in Bronx Explosion Is Promoted

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:53:30 GMT

Chief Michael J. Fahy, a 17-year veteran of the Fire Department, was killed on Tuesday by debris after the house that he and his firefighters were responding to exploded.Michael J. Fahy, 44, who was directing operations at a house where a gas leak was reported, was promoted from battalion chief to deputy chief.


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Caregiver Who Abused 4-Year-Old Boy Pleads Guilty to Murder

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:01:17 GMT

Kryzie King was arrested in 2014 in the death of 4-year-old Myls Dobson.Kryzie King, 29, admitted to torturing and killing Myls Dobson in exchange for a sentence of 22 years to life, slightly less than the maximum.


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Editorial: Why New Jersey’s Trains Aren’t Safer

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:30:03 GMT

A New Jersey Transit train car under a collapsed section of the Hoboken station.Gov. Chris Christie and other state leaders have neglected and mismanaged the mass transit system.


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Party Coverage: Scene City: Fall Brings Operas, Harvest Festivals and a Bounty of Galas

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:18:34 GMT

Last week’s top events included opening night of the Metropolitan Opera, Mehregan at Untermyer Park and the New-York Historical Society’s gala.



‘Beethoven’s Wig’ Combines Classical Music With Seussian Whimsy

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:57:52 GMT

“Beethoven’s Wig” stars Richard Perlmutter and a host of cartoon characters.Richard Perlmutter created this multimedia show, which adds lyrics and animation to canonical works. He’ll present it Saturday at the N.Y.U. Skirball Center.


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How to Get Home After the Hoboken Train Crash

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 02:27:54 GMT

Commuters at Pennsylvania Station on Thursday afternoon after a fatal train crash in the morning crippled New Jersey Transit train.With no train, light-rail, bus or ferry service into or out of Hoboken Terminal, here are alternative ways to get home during this evening’s commute.


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New Jersey Train Briefing

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:57:12 GMT

Officials update the public on the aftermath of the New Jersey Transit train crash in Hoboken.



Hungry City: At Joy Luck Palace, Dim Sum Amid the Chaos

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:27:55 GMT

Crowds seek the little piggy buns along with the classics at this perpetually packed restaurant in Manhattan’s Chinatown.



Scene of New Jersey Train Crash

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:27:41 GMT

Footage from the station where a New Jersey Transit commuter train crashed during the Thursday morning rush.



Train Crashes Into New Jersey Station

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:49:41 GMT

A New Jersey Transit commuter train crashed into the station at Hoboken, N.J., on Thursday. Video shot by witnesses shows the damage moments after the crash.



The Hunt: A Dog-Friendly Co-op in Sunset Park, Brooklyn

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:00:03 GMT

Michael Beattie and Marissa Tarallo with their dog, Bailey, in their new home.Michael Beattie and Marissa Tarallo found the search for an apartment trying, but worth it in the end.


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Metropolitan Diary: A Very Fair Exchange

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:01 GMT

A woman needing a watchband fixed has just what she needs to persuade the repairman to get to work.



New York Today: New York Today: Artists-in-Residence

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:21:08 GMT

An exhibit from a retrospective of Mierle Laderman Ukeles’s work, at the Queens Museum.Thursday: Finding inspiration in unusual places, honoring a fallen firefighter, and Vaclav Havel Day.


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Party Coverage: Scene City: Fall Brings Operas, Harvest Festivals and a Bounty of Galas

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:54:53 GMT

Last week’s top events included opening night of the Metropolitan Opera, Mehregan at Untermyer Park and the New-York Historical Society’s gala.


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Train Crashes Into Hoboken Station

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:20:11 GMT

A New Jersey Transit train crashed at a station during the Thursday morning rush, killing at least one person and injuring about 100 people,


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New York Tonight: Hoboken Train Crash and Wet Weather

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:20:29 GMT

A New Jersey Transit train under a collapsed roof after it derailed and crashed into Hoboken Terminal during the morning rush on Thursday.What you need to know about the New Jersey Transit crash, how to get home and back to work, and the weather.


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Train Crashes Into Hoboken Station

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:58:16 GMT

A New Jersey Transit train crashed at a station during the Thursday morning rush, killing at least one person and injuring dozens.


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