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19 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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NY man charged with drunken driving with kids in car

NY man charged with drunken driving with kids in car NORTH HILLS, N.Y. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Long Island man arrested six years ago for drunken driving has been charged with the crime again, this time with his two sons in the car.

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23 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Storm water rules divide state environmental agency, towns

(AP) — Homeowners could pay higher property taxes if small towns in Connecticut must comply with stricter storm water rules being negotiated with the state, town officials say. State environmental officials counter that updated rules are critical for Connecticut to keep pollutants such as nitrogen and phosphorous out of streams and rivers that ultimately empty into Long Island Sound, creating ...

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JAN 30, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Jamaica Senate starts debate on pot decriminalization bill

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaica's Senate on Friday started debating a bill that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of pot and establish a licensing agency to regulate a lawful medical marijuana industry on the island where the drug has long been pervasive but prohibited. Justice Minister Mark Golding, who introduced the legislation to the upper house, said it would ...

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JAN 30, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Schumer wants apnea screening on LIRR, not just Metro-North

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer is demanding that both of New York's big commuter railroads — not just the one that suffered a fatal derailment — test their engineers for sleep apnea, the disorder blamed for the 2013 accident. The senator says the Metropolitan Transportation Authority should quickly expand its screening program to the Long Island Rail Road.

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JAN 30, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Long Island driver indicted in fatal crash

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Suffolk County grand jury has indicted a man arrested on a drunken driving charge after a fatal crash last month. District Attorney Thomas Spota says 71-year-old John Costello of Greenport will be arraigned Feb. 11 in Riverhead. Authorities say his pickup truck crossed into an oncoming lane of Route 25 on Dec. 6. ...

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