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Two Long Island nurses make $1.5 million by forging official Covid-19 vaccination cards

Two nurses working on Long Island are accused of forging official Covid-19 vaccination cards and entering the information into New York’s statewide database, a scheme that allegedly brought in over $1.5 million. The district attorney in Suffolk County announced Friday the arrests of Julie DeVuono, 49, and Marissa Urrao, 44, who worked at Wild Child […]

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Woman aboard Carnival Cruise Line ship falls from balcony into the Pacific Ocean off Mexico

A woman fell off a Carnival Cruise Line ship balcony and into the Pacific Ocean early Saturday, spurring an international search effort. The incident, which happened shortly after 3am aboard a Carnival Miracle ship near Ensenada, Mexico, was captured on security video, the US Coast Guard said. Passengers were notified shortly after, said Josh Zufelt, […]

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US rapper Fetty Wap charged with drug trafficking

US rapper Fetty Wap has been indicted on drug trafficking conspiracy charges, federal prosecutors say. The 30-year-old artist, whose real name is Willie Junior Maxwell II, was arrested on Thursday at a stadium in New York City ahead of his concert. Mr Maxwell and five other people are accused of transporting drugs, including heroin, on […]

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Nicki Minaj’s father killed in hit-and-run near New York City

The father of Trinidadian-American rapper, Nicki Minaj died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver near New York City, police said on Sunday. Robert Maraj, 64, was walking on a road in Mineola, Long Island at 6:15pm on Friday when he was hit, Nassau County Police Department said in a statement. The driver left the […]

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Man fakes death to avoid jail; Gets caught because death certificate had spelling errors

A man from Long Island, United States faked his death to avoid a jail sentence. However, the fake death certificate his lawyer submitted had a glaring spelling error which resulted in him getting caught. 25-year-old, Robert Berger, from Huntington, New York, faces up to four year in prison if convicted in the alleged fraud. This […]

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Man dies of coronavirus 100 years after he lost his twin brother in the Spanish flu pandemic

A 100-year-old World War II veteran who died from Covid-19 lost a twin brother to the 1918 pandemic a century earlier, his grandson said. Philip Kahn is the oldest veteran in Nassau County, New York, according to his family, and had been fearful of another pandemic happening in his lifetime, his grandson, Warren Zysman said. […]

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Three planes crash in United States

Three planes crashed in separate incidents in Louisiana, New York and North Carolina Saturday. Five people died in the crash in Louisiana and at least eight were injured in the three crashes. All three crashes involved smaller sized aircraft. A Piper PA-31T was headed to Atlanta for a college football playoff game when it crashed […]