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Winning Numbers For $550 Million Powerball Jackpot AnnouncedThe winning combination for the $550 million prize is 10, 14, 50, 53, 63, and the Powerball is 21. 
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Arrest Made In Hit-And-Run Death Of Beloved New Jersey Second-Grade TeacherTwo months to the date of a New Jersey woman being struck while crossing the street with friends, the man allegedly responsible for her death is in police custody.
Local Researchers On A Mission To Document All The Seals Living In The Waters Off New York CitySome creatures living in the waters around New York City seem to be making a comeback. Dozens of seals have been spotted along the shores near the Bronx and Staten Island.
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Westchester County On Fact-Finding Operation To Help Young Military Veterans Adjust To Everyday LifeWestchester County is reaching out to younger veterans to say, "We hear you."
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Gov. Cuomo Supports Banning Sex Offenders From SubwayThe ban would apply to repeat offenders -- anyone who has been convicted of subway sex crimes twice. That includes anything from groping, grinding, or other lewd acts.
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Doomed Lion Air Flight's Pilots Reportedly Scoured Boeing 737 Max Manual As Plane Went DownNew information has emerged about the crash late last year of a Lion Air Boeing 737 Max 8 jet in Indonesia that suggests the flight crew was ill prepared to deal with a new flight control system.
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Police: Man Brutally Mugged By Trio In QueensA 34-year-old man was punched, kicked and robbed by a group of men late Monday night in Sunnyside, police say.
Authorities Identify Couple Killed After SUV Crashes Into Water At New Rochelle BeachNew Rochelle police say Ralph and Arlene Simpson died in the crash. Both were 74 years old. 
Nancy Pelosi, Bill De Blasio Push For New 'Dreamers' ActThe measure was introduced in the House of Representatives last week. 
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'Tools And Tiaras' Group Empowering Girls To Seek Trade JobsA nonprofit is challenging gender stereotypes in an effort to empower girls to seek careers typically reserved for males.
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Gov. Cuomo Supports Subway Sex Offender BanGov. Andrew Cuomo says he supports a proposal to ban repeat sex offenders from the subway. CBSN New York's Jenna DeAngelis has the details.
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Man Brutally Mugged In QueensA vicious attack was caught on camera in Sunnyside, and police are searching for three suspects in the case. CBSN New York's Marc Liverman has more.
New Jersey Teen Once Homelessness Accepted At 18 Colleges, Lands Dream PickThe story of Dylan Chidick is a tale of triumph over tragedy when, after being n and out of homelessness during his youth, he got admissions letters from 17 schools. On Tuesday, the teen landed this 18th acceptance letter, and it was the one that counted the most: His dream school, The College of New Jersey.
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NYC Specialized High Schools Not Reflecting City's DiversityNew York City's eight specialized high schools have sent out offers to students, and acceptance rates are a long way from reflecting the Big Apple's diversity. 
Prom Grinch: 20 Dresses Stolen At Giveaway For The NeedyA New Jersey store gave away prom dresses to teens in need. Now police are searching for a woman and her daughter who they say took advantage of the shop's good will and made off with 20 dresses. CBSN New York's Tara Jakeway reports.