Authorities said two children drowned Thursday afternoon in Union, New Jersey. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer, 1010 WINS)

Young N.J. Brothers, Ages 3 And 5, Drown In Neighbor’s Swimming Pool

Union County Prosecutor Theodore Romankow said the boys climbed a 4-foot fence and wound up drowning in the pool after they either fell or jumped.


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14-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Waters Off Of Far Rockaway

The boy — identified as Akeem Craig — and his friend had been trying to swim to a buoy in the ocean off Beach 19th Street and Seagirt Boulevard around 12:30 p.m., according to police.


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Woman Pulled From Hudson River Currently In Stable Condition

Emergency workers responding to a 911 call pulled a 59-year-old woman out of the Hudson River. Detectives Henry Medina and Darren McNamara entered the water near West 131st Street and aided the woman to the sea wall and out of the water.


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Police: N.J. Man Drowns In Swimming Pool On L.I.

Police say 35-year-old Marco Rodriguez-Bravo, of Elizabeth, was found by a family member in a pool in the backyard of a home on Carriage Lane in Centereach.


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Authorities: Drowning Death Of NYC Girl Possibly An Accident

Ocean County prosecutors say Meghan’s mother and a sibling were at the house pool with her when the incident occurred at the family’s summer home in Mantoloking, but further details were not disclosed.


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Training Exercise At Staten Island’s Lyons Pool Ends In Tragedy

The men, both in their 20s, appeared to be testing their ability to remain underwater during a possible military training exercise at the Lyons Pool in the Thompkinsville section of the borough.


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Police Investigate Drowning Of Staten Island Man

Police said Nemesio Rojas-Samora of Staten Island was standing on some rocks washing his hands when a wave hit him Sunday night.


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Mount Vernon Man Drowns Off Island Harbor Park In Mamaroneck

The summer swim season got off to a tragic start over the holiday weekend. The body of a Westchester County man was pulled from the water on Monday morning.


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71-Year-Old Selden Man Drowns While Rafting Upstate

Divers have been searching for a Long Island man thrown out of a rented raft and drowned in a stretch of rapids on the Upper Delaware River.


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One Million Pool And In-Ground Spa Drain Covers Recalled; CT Parents Applaud

Eight manufacturers have voluntarily recalled about one million pool and in-ground spa drain covers because of incorrect water flow ratings.


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Fight Preceded Car Plunge, Says Neighbor Of Newburgh Mom

A neighbor says a New York woman who drowned herself and her children in the Hudson River had been in a loud fight with the kids’ father in the hour before the fatal plunge.


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Stamford Pool Company Chief David Lionetti Agrees To Plea In Child’s Death

A swimming pool company president charged in a Connecticut boy’s drowning has pleaded guilty to criminally negligent homicide, a misdemeanor.


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Newark Schools Mourn For Drowned Student

Newark schools are providing counseling for students and staff after a student died on a field trip to California.


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No Charges In NYC School Trip Drowning

Nicole was one of 24 students from Harlem’s Columbia Secondary School for Math, Science and Engineering on the June outing to Long Beach, Long Island.


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Parents Of Drowned Student To Sue NYC

The parents of a 12-year-old girl who drowned on a school trip are blaming New York City for the tragic death.