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“It’s my comeback and I’m working hard every day with (my dad) and all of my support team in mind.” …read more Source: USA Bobsled Skeleton Federation     

Lunenburg Youth Football Player Taken Off Team ‘For Being Smart’

LUNENBURG (CBS) — A youth football league is coming under fire in Central Massachusetts for telling a 12-year-old he can’t play with his team mid-season. Five years ago, Michael Nowd of Lunenburg skipped a grade in school because he was excelling academically but he continued to play with kids his age. …read more Source: CBS…

NYPD Steps Up Security In Wake Of Deadly Attack In Kenya

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork/AP) — The NYPD has redeployed counterterror units in response to an attack on a mall that left dozens dead in Kenya on Saturday. There has not been a specific threat to the city but authorities were not taking any chances. “We keep track of events across the globe as they …read more Source:…

Corey Webster Will Not Play Sunday Against Panthers

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A day after being listed as doubtful, New York Giants announced on Saturday that cornerback Corey Webster will not play in Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers. The Giants downgraded Webster because of a hip injury. He will not make the trip to Charlotte, N.C. Veteran Aaron …read more Source:…

Bodies Of Men Found In New Hampshire River Identified

HAMPTON, N.H. (CBS) — New Hampshire authorities have identified the bodies of two men found Friday in the Hampton River. After the state medical examiner’s office conducted autopsies on the men’s remains Saturday, the Hampton Police Department identified the pair as Mark Classen, 57, of River Avenue, Hampton, and Bruce Menezes, …read more Source: CBS…

Report: Leaves Beginning To Change Colors Across New York

NEW YORK (AP) — State tourism officials say leaves are starting to change color over large stretches of New York. Foliage is approaching the midpoint of color change in several areas of the Adirondacks, which is ahead of the rest of the state. Color is just starting to show on trees …read more Source: CBS…

One Injured, Two Arrested In iPhone Line Friday At Salem, NH Mall

SALEM, NH (CBS) – One person was seriously injured, two others were arrested on unrelated charges, and police in Salem, New Hampshire generally had their hands full outside the Apple Store Friday morning at the Mall at Rockingham Park. Officers say they responded to the area on several occasions …read more Source: CBS local Boston…

Harvard University Campaign Aims To Raise $6.5 Billion

BOSTON (AP) — Harvard University launched a $6.5 billion capital campaign Saturday that, if successful, would be the largest fundraising effort in the history of higher education. The school said the campaign had broad goals spanning all its schools and would fund research into neuroscience, stem cell science and low-cost energy …read more Source: CBS…

Police: Two Shot During Altercation Outside Of Central Islip Bar

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Detectives in Suffolk County are investigating a shooting that took place in the parking lot of a Central Islip bar on Saturday morning. A group of people were in the parking lot of the Aura Lounge on West Suffolk Ave when an altercation occurred and shots rang out, …read more Source: CBS…

Former N.J. Dentist Sentenced To Three Years In Sex For Percocet Sting

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A former northern New Jersey dentist who admitted dispensing a popular painkilling drug in exchange for sexual favors has been sentenced to three years in prison. Succasunna dentist Ronald Jupiter must serve at least nine months of the sentence imposed Friday before he becomes eligible for parole, …read more Source: CBS…

Family Calls For Answers About Woman’s Death In Police Custody

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Family members rallied in Brooklyn Saturday on behalf of a woman who died in police custody, claiming that police ignored her please for medical attention until it was too late. As 1010 WINS’ Eileen Lehpamer reported, flowers were placed against the wall at Church Avenue and East …read more Source: CBS…

Ryan Will See A Familiar Face Across The Field On Bills’ Sideline

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Despite a new head coach and new starting quarterback, things will appear awfully familiar when Rex Ryan looks across the field at the Buffalo Bills’ defense Sunday. Sure, Mike Pettine has put his own tweaks on that unit as Buffalo’s coordinator under new coach Doug Marrone. …read more Source: CBS…

2 Killed, 3 Injured When Car Plows Into Cyclists In Hampton, NH

HAMPTON, NH (CBS) – Two people were killed and three others were injured on Saturday morning when a car plowed into a group of cyclists on a bridge in Hampton, New Hampshire. The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. at the Underwood Bridge on Ocean Boulevard. Police say the bicyclists were part of …read more Source:…

12 Vying In Boston Mayor Race To Succeed Menino

BOSTON (AP) — Many Bostonians have never voted in a city election that didn’t include Thomas Menino on the ballot, and some aren’t old enough to remember a city without him at the helm. So with the larger-than-life mayor retiring after two decades, it hardly seems surprising that none of the …read more Source: CBS…