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TROY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man has been sentenced to 40 years to life in prison for beating his mother and stepfather to death with a rock the size of a bowling bowl. Twenty-three-year-old Anthony Repp was sentenced Thursday in a Rensselaer County court. (The Brownsville Herald)
Andrew Cuomo thanked the many legislators who attended his father's wake and funeral in New York City earlier this month and expressed ... This critic said the death of a father can often soften and mellow a son. "But I'm not seeing any sign of it with ... (Times Union)
"One doesn't have to listen that carefully or be his son to know what Mario Cuomo would say today," Cuomo said of the recent protests over Eric Garner's death, and the killing of two New York City police officers. "It is time for this city to come together. (Time Warner Cable News)
Friends and family gathered on the Upper East Side Tuesday to say a final goodbye to former New York Governor Mario Cuomo ... as Governor and despite doctor's orders, Mario joined his son on stage. "His face brightened, his eyes shined as he gave us ... (TIME WARNER CABLE NEWS)
Inez Mae (Scott) Poindexter(August 11, 1924 - December 30, 2014)Inez Mae (Scott) Poindexter, 90, entered into eternal rest to be with the Lord on Tuesday, December 30, 2014. She died peacefully at home surrounded ... White Plains, New York and every ... (The Daily Progress)
"Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles."- Confucius, The Analects When someone you love loses a loved one, your first instinct is to comfort. Follow that instinct. If you are sincere, your heartfelt words and expressions of love are always welcome. There are a few suggestions I woul...
"For many people, their obituary may be just about the only thing that is ever written about them in their whole life and death. The obituary can be the defining statement about that person for the family, friends, and community. An obituary can be read now, and saved for generations. All the more r...