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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The will that Jeffrey Epstein signed just two days before his jailhouse suicide puts more than $577 million in assets into a trust fund that could make it more difficult for his dozens of accusers to collect damages.

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — When slugger Khris Davis cleared the fences again at last, he gave it an animated trot around the bases complete with a salute approaching third before celebrating with his teammates back in the dugout.

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Lotto" game were:

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A Delaware County employee was named the highest-paid in the Southern Tier, according to an annual report released Wednesday by the Empire Center for Public Policy, an Albany-based nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank.

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Two prominent researchers are quitting MIT's Media Lab over revelations that the famed technology research hub and its director took money from Jeffrey Epstein after he'd served time for sex offenses involving girls and young women.

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NEW YORK (AP) — A police cruiser constantly sits a few feet from a small floral memorial to Eric Garner on the Staten Island sidewalk where he spent his dying moments five years ago.

The Delaware County Department of Public Works will close Hog Mountain Road in the town of Middletown to through traffic at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3, for the replacement of the bridge over Batavia Kill. The bridge is just over a tenth of a mile northeast of the intersection with county Route 36.

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GEDDES — Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended his administration's plan to charge New York motorists a $25 fee for replacement license plates Wednesday, suggesting the move is necessary as the state Thruway shifts to cashless tolling technology.

The city of Oneonta will mill and remove existing asphalt on Roosevelt Avenue, Walling Boulevard, Draper Street and Lewis Avenue on Thursday and Friday.

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A judge ordered a federal jail on Wednesday to improve housing conditions for one of Jeffrey Epstein's former cellmates, who wanted to be moved out of the lockup because he feared retaliation by guards.

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ATLANTA (AP) — The first day of fall semester brought fear to Clark Atlanta University, where students worried about their safety the day after gunshots were fired into a crowd of 200 people outside the school's library.

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets linebacker Brandon Copeland was suspended by the NFL on Wednesday for the first four games of the regular season for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.

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NEW YORK (AP) — A police sergeant accused of failing to properly supervise officers involved in the 2014 death of Eric Garner has agreed to give up about four weeks of vacation time to settle her internal disciplinary case, a police official said Wednesday.

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — These New York lotteries were drawn Wednesday:

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JEFFERSON - Calling hours will be from 5 to 8 p.m., Friday, Aug. 23, at MacArthur Funeral Home, Stamford. A mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday, at Sacred Heart Church, Stamford. Share condolences with the Volpe family online at www.macarthurfh.com.

WORCESTER - Born in the old country, Castellammare del Golfo, Sicily, Italy, Gaspare Stabile led a life full of adventure. His parents Giuseppe and Maria Cristina taught him a lot about the ways of the land, along with several uncles and cousins. At the age of 19, he emigrated to the United …