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Officials: Connecticut Man Busted At JFK With Nearly 5-Lbs Of Cocaine

A Connecticut man has been accused of trying to smuggle nearly 5 pounds of cocaine inside of his luggage.

06/18/2014

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India Day Parade Draws Thousands Along Madison Avenue

The grand marshal of the 31st annual celebration was “Bollywood” star actress Rani Mukherji, who was mobbed by fans when she arrived for the 10-block parade down Madison, starting at 38th Street.

08/21/2011

The broken fuselage of a Caribbean Airlines' Boeing 737-800 is seen after it crashed at the end of the runway at Cheddi Jagan International Airport in Timehri, Guyana, Saturday July 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Jules Gibson)

Jet From JFK Crashes In Guyana; No Deaths

A jet that took off from John F. Kennedy International Airport on Friday crashed and broke in two early Saturday morning while trying to land in Guyana with 163 people on board.

07/30/2011

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Court: NY Man Had Cocaine, Not ‘Cooked Rabbit’ In Luggage

Prosecutors say a Queens man who told airport customs inspectors he was carrying a “cooked rabbit” in his luggage actually had three bricks of cocaine.

01/04/2011

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Guyanese Immigrant Shot, Killed Inside Brooklyn Apt.

Aubrey Mercurius’ girlfriend told police she heard an argument in the apartment and got out of bed to find a man fleeing and her boyfriend bleeding from a gunshot wound.

12/06/2010

Russell Defreitas (L) and Abdul Kadir (R) (Photo/Associated Press)

Jury Convicts 2 Men in JFK Tank-Blast Plot

Two men accused of plotting to blow up jet fuel tanks at JFK Airport have been convicted of conspiracy charges. A federal jury reached the verdict Monday in Brooklyn.

1010 WINS–08/02/2010