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Police: 2 dead after car runs off upstate NY road

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:33:11 -0700

SARATOGA, N.Y. (AP) - State police say two people are dead after a one-car accident in upstate New York. Troopers tell local media outlets that the driver of a gray sedan lost control, ran off the road and hit a tree in the town of Saratoga at about 2:30 p.m. Friday.

March 2000 Memo: Anthony Weiner Outspoken Hillary Clinton Supporter

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:24:13 -0700

A bullet-points memo in March 2000 ahead of a visit by then-Rep. Anthony Weiner’s noted his alignment with President Bill Clinton on key issues and praised the congressman’s support for Hillary Clinton.

Wakefern Food Corp. Unveils New Elizabeth Warehouse

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:19:06 -0700

Acting Governor, Mayor attends ceremony; State-of-the-art facility will distribute food products to ShopRite stores throughout the Northeast. (PRWeb April 18, 2014) Read the full story at

NY man had drugs when he impersonated officer, Pittsfield police say

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:13:00 -0700

PITTSFIELD -- A New York man is facing drug possession and other charges after he allegedly impersonated a police officer in Pittsfield.

Online healthcare exchange launch marred by technical glitches

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:09:38 -0700

Heavy web traffic and problems with computer system plague launch of key pillar of President Obama's healthcare law The healthcare exchanges that form the backbone of Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act opened on Tuesday, just as the federal government ground to a halt amid congressional stalemate over the same legislation. But if the Obama administration was hoping for a smooth launch of the ...

Salsa Legend Cheo Feliciano Dies

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:02:25 -0700

Three days of mourning have been declared in Puerto Rico following the death of salsa great Cheo Feliciano in a car accident there early Thursday. The singer was 78. "His music embodied the rhythm of Puerto Ricans living in New York City," U.S. Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-NY) said in a statement, "and his lyrics helped tell our collective story." José Luis Feliciano Vega was born in 1935 to a ...

Driving the Past, For the Future of Car Design

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:01:35 -0700

This week the Ford Mustang, perhaps America's most culturally influential car, turned 50. Ford Motor Company celebrated the anniversary with commemorative models and publicity stunts , but the company's top two designers had the most fitting tribute: A Michigan-to-NYC road trip in two classic Mustangs. I rode along and, while the vehicles were vintage, the conversation was all about the future ...

EarthCam Construction Cameras Track Progress for New Minnesota Vikings Stadium

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:01:08 -0700

Executives at the Vikings selected three EarthCam cameras to document construction for the new football stadium. EarthCam is sharing live views of the project and a new time-lapse movie of the progress-to-date. (PRWeb April 18, 2014) Read the full story at

New Rates from My Huatulco Vacation Rentals are Beating High End Competitors

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:00:58 -0700 is meeting the demand for resort-style vacationing in luxury private villas. Their amenities and services successfully compete with high end resorts in the area. (PRWeb April 18, 2014) Read the full story at

"The Queen of Katwe" Uganda’s Junior Chess Champion Begins US Tour

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:59:23 -0700

Invited to the USA by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, on Saturday, April 19, Uganda’s Junior chess champion Phiona Mutesi and her coach, Robert Katende will begin a 33 day tour of the U.S. to share her inspiring story of chess, education and faith coming together to create an amazing life transformation. (PRWeb April 18, 2014) Read the full story at ...

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