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Top NYC news: City floats paper bag charge; cops struck by drone, car at rabbi's funeral

Here's the most recent top news you may have missed in New York City, from a Brooklyn woman allegedly attacked by her Uber driver to a teen killed and two others injured after car crashes into tree. 

19-year-old dies, 2 other teens injured after Mercedes crashes into tree in Brooklyn

A 19-year-old died and two other teenagers were injured after a Mercedes Benz crashed into a tree in Brooklyn, police said. 

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Exclusive: Brooklyn woman says Uber driver attacked her, made homophobic threats

Taylor De Souza calls it "the Uber ride from hell."

De Souza had to get stitches on her head after she said her Uber ride ended with her being physically assaulted by the driver.

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Cop hit by drone, another by car at Brooklyn rabbi's funeral

Two police officers were injured in a crowded funeral procession in Borough Park Tuesday afternoon after one was hit by a car and another in the head with a drone, police said.

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Woman struck and killed by truck in Brooklyn hit-and-run

 A woman was struck and killed by truck that fled the scene in Brooklyn early Wednesday.

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NYC may charge for paper bags as state bans plastic

New York City shoppers who switch to paper bags when plastic ones are outlawed by the state next year will have to fork over 5 cents for each one under legislation proposed by city lawmakers on Tuesday.

Read the full story on the New York Post