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New York Kayak Killer Pleads Guilty to Lesser Charge

A permanent US resident will face deportation back to her native Latvia after dodging murder and manslaughter charges for intentionally drowning her fiance in the Hudson River by tampering with his kayak in a plot to collect on his life insurance. Angelika Graswald, 37, now faces as little as 1 1/3 to 4 years behind bars after pleading guilty Monday to the lesser charge of criminally negligent homicide. ...Read more

JFK Seeking Proposals for $10 Billion Dollar Reno

New York and New Jersey’s bi-state transportation agency plans on seeking proposals to develop a master plan for the $10 billion renovation of John F. Kennedy International Airport. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said they’re accepting proposals from private firms for preliminary engineering and design work on the project. ...Read more