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New London, CT – Plot To Steal Nuclear Submarine Uncovered by FBI

October 26, 2006 at 08:55 PM
New London, CT - The FBI uncovered a plot to steal the nuclear submarine, Trepang – one of America's newest and sail it off from its base in New London, Connecticut, in to the Atlantic and sell it, and that also allegedly involved launching a missile attack on a major East Coast city as a diversion. ...

Brooklyn, NY +Officer Shot+

October 26, 2006 at 07:31 PM
Brooklyn, NY +Officer Shot+ Three people including a police officer have been shot at 14 Auburn Place and North Elliot (88th Pct) EMS requested forthwith and additional units to respond for crowd control, ESU enroute.Officer being transported by RMP escorted by Highway units over the Brooklyn Bridge to Bellvue Hospital, NYPD level one mobilization has been called, Major crime scene investigation...

Livingston Manor, NY +Counterfeit Money Printing Operation Ceased by FBI

October 26, 2006 at 06:40 PM
Livingston Manor, NY - The FBI and the office of the sherrif mike shiff has shut down a massive operation of a couple from Monticello, NY that was printing fake but very realistic looking US dollar bills in Livingston Mannor, NY, The couple was arrested by the FBI. Also are the New York State Police Detectives Squad investigating a few other people from the Hudson Valley Area that where...

Palm Springs, CA – Firefighters Killed and Residents Evacuated In Fast Desert Fire

October 26, 2006 at 03:03 PM
Palm Springs, CA - Three firefighters were killed and two critically injured and more than 200 residents were ordered to leave their homes as a fast-moving brush fire threatened two small communities in the desert near Palm Springs, fire officials said. Whipped by warm gusting winds, the Esperanza fire started shortly after midnight and later had spread to 4500 acres, Riverside County Fire...

Brooklyn, NY +Pedestrian Struck+

October 26, 2006 at 01:39 PM
Brooklyn, NY +Pedestrian Struck+ A motor vehicle accident with a pedestrian that was struck on Coney Island Avenue and Avenue "P" Hatzolah responding. ...

New York – DOT To Install Route 17 Barriers Ahead of Schedule

October 26, 2006 at 12:56 PM
New York - The state Department of Transportation is responding to a rash of crossover head-on crashes on Route 17 with promises to install $10 million worth of barriers by the spring - two years ahead of schedule. The DOT, under pressure from the public after six people have been killed in crossover head-on crashes in the past 15 months, said that the first stretch of Route 17 to get the...

Moscow, Russia +Cargo Ship Has Problem Docking to Space Station+

October 26, 2006 at 12:05 PM
Moscow, Russia - Russia says that a faulty antenna has prevented a cargo ship from fully hooking up to the international space station. U/D: 14:51 Cargo ship has linked securely with space station. ...

Vladivostok, Russia – Vandals Profane Synagogue

October 26, 2006 at 11:56 AM
Vladivostok, Russia - Unknown people have scribbled profane words and painted fascist symbols on the walls and the door of a synagogue in Vladivostok. Vladivostok rabbi Israel Zilberstein discovered the act of vandalism this morning upon arriving at the synagogue. The rabbi is currently preparing an appeal to law enforcement and the Vladivostok administration. Five days ago Vladivostok...

New York, NY – More and More Human Bones Are Being Found at WTC

October 26, 2006 at 11:22 AM
New York, NY - Human skulls, ribs, vertebra, teeth and other bones are being found in recent days at the World Trade Center terror attack site, and they have been shielded from the elements and are so well-preserved that experts predict they will yield decent DNA.  The body parts are believed to belong to Sept. 11, 2001 trade center victims, 40 percent of whom still have not had any remains...

Borough Park, Brooklyn, NY +MVA/Traffic Alert+

October 26, 2006 at 10:28 AM
Borough Park, Brooklyn, NY +MVA/Traffic Alert+ A serious motor vehicle accident on 18th Avenue and 50th Street medics requested, avoid the area. ...

Tiburon, CA – Synagogue Expansion Debated

October 26, 2006 at 10:09 AM
Tiburon, CA - A passionate Tiburon crowd clashed over a controversial synagogue expansion proposal that proponents call a matter of religious freedom. More than 300 people packed a room to hear discussion on the contentious plan to expand Congregation Kol Shofar with a new multipurpose room, kitchen and four new classrooms. Lavey Derby, the congregation's senior rabbi, said he can't fathom...

Queens, NY +MVA/Traffic Alert+

October 26, 2006 at 10:02 AM
Queens, NY +MVA/Traffic Alert+ A motor vehicle accident with injuries on the north bound lanes of the Van Wyck Expressway right before the Long Island Expressway, Hatzolah on the scene. ...

South Blooming Grove – New Village Seeks to Draft Zoning

October 26, 2006 at 09:24 AM
South Blooming Grove - Creating a committee for zoning was the newly elected board's top priority, and a move required by law. Residents of the 4.98-square-mile southern portion of the Town of Blooming Grove voted overwhelmingly to incorporate as a village as a way to control development and fight high-density housing from a growing and expanding Kiryas Joel. The Village Board unanimously...

New York, NY – Cabs Standing Still in Traffic, Fares Moving On Up

October 26, 2006 at 09:12 AM
New York, NY - The cost of standing still, like everything else in New York City, is going up. The price of an average cab ride went up by $1 when the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission voted unanimously to double the amount charged on the meter when a taxi sits idly in traffic. The vote raised the cost of "wait time" from the current 20 cents per minute to 40 cents. ...

Pskov, Russia – State of Emergency When Dozens Die in Alcohol Poisoning

October 26, 2006 at 08:47 AM
Pskov, Russia - Pskov has imposed a state of emergency after more than 400 people were taken to hospital and 15 died as a result of drinking tainted alcohol. The state of emergency was declared in the Pskov region, about 700 km (435 miles) west of Moscow, but other regions across the country also reported mass outbreaks of alcohol poisoning with dozens of deaths. Public health officials who...

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