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Nassau County policeman Vincent LoGiudice has pleaded not guilty earlier this week to felony assault charges in the beating of Westbury… Read More

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America finances 24-hour anti-militant TV channel in Nigeria.  The United States is financing a new 24-hour… Read More

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