Articles tagged with: New York

29 August 2014

Tony Stewart back to racing

Posted in U.S. & World News

Ontario City, N.Y. --- (NBC News)  Tony Stewart is returning to NASCAR racing this weekend, three weeks after he struck and killed a fellow driver in a dirt track race.Stewart spoke publicly for th ...

11 August 2014

Tony Stewart incident

Posted in U.S. & World News

Canadaigus, N.Y. --- (NBC News) The world of stock car racing is still reeling over the death of a young dirt track driver who was run over and killed by NASCAR star Tony Stewart late Saturday in Ca ...

22 July 2014

To spank or not to spank? TODAY anchors discuss disciplining kids

Posted in U.S. & World News

(TODAY) A recent New York court ruling that called spanking a “reasonable use of force” has stirred debate among parents over the still widely used form of household discipline.It also brought f ...

18 June 2014

Morgue mistakenly sends woman's body to medical school

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(NBC Bay Area) New York -- The family of woman who died last month filed a $20 million suit against New York City after a Bronx morgue allegedly mistakenly sent her remains to a medical school as an ...

12 May 2014

New Jersey Boy Scout troops rescue Ann Curry

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Stony Point, N.Y. -- (WRC-TV) A group of New Jersey Boy Scouts visiting an upstate New York park rescued NBC News journalist Ann Curry after she broke her leg on a hike, making a splint and carryin ...

25 April 2014

Cat Cafe opens in New York City

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New York, NY --  If you love coffee and cats, there is a new pop-up cafe in New York City that would be perfect for you. Visitors to the Cat Cafe can drink coffee beverages like the "Cat'achino" wh ...

03 April 2014

Health Department shuts down Manhattan Dunkin' Donuts after rat video goes viral

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Manhattan, N.Y. -- (WMAQ) The Health Department shut down a Manhattan Dunkin' Donuts following an inspection it conducted after a patron's video showing rats crawling all over baked goods in the di ...

24 March 2014

Rifle raffle draws controversy

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Troy, N.Y. -- (WNYT) Grace Baptist Church in Troy, New York is not normally packed for a Sunday service, but this week there was something extra in the program. The church decided to give away a rif ...

20 March 2014

Sour Note: Music teacher busted

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Nunda, N.Y. -- (WHEC)  A New York school music teacher and her boyfriend are facing charges after state police say they were stealing musical instruments and selling them at pawn shops. Thirty-year ...

13 March 2014

Searching through the rubble

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New York, N.Y. -- (NBC News) Four more bodies were found overnight in the smoldering rubble of two upper Manhattan buildings leveled by a gas explosion that injured more than 70 people and spewed de ...