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Several different pilots have reported encountering drones near New York City's JFK International Airport
Sen. Charles Schumer, D-NY, and his cousin actress Amy Schumer unveil new proposals to curb gun violence and illegal access to weapons
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said his office will take over the investigation into what happened to Raynette Turner, who died July 27 in the Mount Vernon Police Department's cellblock

Surfin' canines

The 10th annual Petco Unleashed surf dog contest took place in Imperial Beach, California August 1, 2015 and a good time was had by all
Caught on dashcam video, a Michigan police officer freed a skunk that had its head stuck in a yogurt cup
Florida floods, as tornado conditions, hail and big storms hit Michigan and Illinois; severe weather expected along Eastern Seaboard now
Jurors move on to Phase 3 of death penalty deliberations, to decide whether man who perpetrated 2012 massacre should be executed
Suspect arrested after shooting outside Madison County's criminal courthouse in Canton; motive unknown
Jim Richardson explains what it takes for a photographer to get his or her piece selected in the National Geographic Traveler photo contest
Jurors to determine if Colorado theater shooter will receive death penalty