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JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Flight From LaGuardia Headed For Dayton Lands At JFK Due To Tire Problem

A Delta Airlines flight headed to Dayton, Ohio made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport late Monday.

07/29/2014

Vivian Minnielli (credit: NYPD)

Family Overjoyed After Missing Ohio Tourist Is Found A Day After Vanishing

Vivian Minnielli, of Hamilton, Ohio, was found Monday evening and was reported in good condition, police said.

06/23/2014

Jonathan Roth

L.I. Man Brought Home In Handcuffs After Skipping Sentencing

Jonathan Roth was tracked down in Ohio and brought back to a Nassau County Jail by a bail bonds company. A warrant was issued for Roth’s arrest after he skipped a sentencing hearing.

09/27/2013

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Parcells Received Hall Of Fame Ring At Halftime Ceremony

Parcells was joined at the ceremony by the other five living members of the Hall of Fame who played for the Giants.

09/15/2013

Ariel Castro Accused Of Kidnapping And Sexual Assault

Officials: Ariel Castro Commits Suicide In Ohio Prison

Spokeswoman JoEllen Smith said 53-year-old Castro was found hanging in his cell around 9:20 p.m. Tuesday at the Correctional Reception Center in Orient.

09/04/2013

Columbus, Ohio Charter Bus Accident

Queens Students Injured In Columbus, Ohio Charter Bus Accident

Some local students heading back to Queens from St. Louis were injured early Sunday when their charter bus crashed in Columbus, Ohio.

04/28/2013

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Reports: Madoff’s Accountant’s Son Commits Suicide In Ohio

The son of Bernie Madoff’s accountant committed suicide earlier this week in Ohio, according to published reports.

11/17/2012

President Barack Obama (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama’s Latest Blame-The-Republicans Speech Is Frustratingly Non-Productive

Obama spent his speech blaming the Republican Congress for the nation’s woes and his own inability to accomplish what he knows he hasn’t accomplished.

06/15/2012

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Rising Star: Ohio’s D.J. Cooper

By: Mark Chalifoux Ohio point guard D.J. Cooper isn’t a Cinderella, he’s a giant-killer. The 13-seeded Bobcats are the natural media darling in the sweet 16 as the Bobcats are the only mid-major left, but […]

03/21/2012

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NY Family Charged With Shoplifting Toys From 91 Stores In 3 States

Authorities say the thieves used a list to keep track of the 91 stores they hit for merchandise — sometimes marking a store with two check marks after hitting it twice.

12/01/2011

Pumpkins (file / credit: clipart.com)

Ohio Farmer Donates Pumpkins To Paterson Children

The aftermath of Hurricane Irene is still being felt in New Jersey, especially on pumpkin farms.

10/19/2011

Greg Schiano Head Coach of Rutgers Scarlet Knights leads his team into the field before their college football game against North Carolina Central Eagles on September 1, 2011. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Rutgers Faces Ohio In Realignment Week Game

Facing undefeated Ohio, the last thing that Rutgers needed this week was a little distraction. Unfortunately, that’s what the Scarlet Knights got with the news that the university was looking into the possibility of leaving the Big East.

09/23/2011

A downed tree is seen after Irene - Upper Brookville, NY - Sep 2, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Downed Trees Still Problematic In NYC, L.I. Days After Irene

Trees that came down on Long Island as a result of Hurricane Irene have been cut up and pushed to the side of the road for crews pick up but that doesn’t seem to be the case in many areas.

09/02/2011

Horse Carriage-Taxi Crash (credit: CBS 2)

Tourists, Horse Carriage Driver Expected To Recover From Crash With Taxi Near Central Park

Three tourists from Ohio and a hansom cab driver were injured when the carriage was flipped on its side by the crash late Monday night, knocking the horse onto the street.

07/27/2011

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

Thousands Protest As Vote On NJ Public Worker Benefits Nears

Thousands of unionized public workers protested outside the Statehouse against legislation that would require a half-million government employees to make sharply higher health care and pension contributions.

06/23/2011

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