Stories tagged: new york
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 18, 2020
NEW YORK – Federal authorities are turning to a new tactic in the escalating conflict over New York City’s so-called sanctuary policies, issuing four “immigration subpoenas” to the city for …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 8, 2020
A federal appeals court in New York on Wednesday rejected a motion from the Trump administration that would have allowed it to implement a policy connecting the use of public …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 7, 2020
The U.S. won’t issue Iran’s foreign minister a visa to travel to the United Nations later this week, contending there was not enough time to process the request.
Mon., Jan. 6, 2020
Harvey Weinstein has been indicted on new sex crime charges in Los Angeles, just as his trial on separate rape and sexual assault charges in New York was poised to …
Thu., Jan. 2, 2020
The daughter of a man gravely wounded in an attack on a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City made an emotional plea Thursday to end hatred and anti-Semitism, saying …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 30, 2019
Handwritten journals containing anti-Semitic references were found in the home of the man charged with federal hate crimes Monday in the stabbing of five people celebrating Hanukkah at a rabbi’s …
Sat., Dec. 28, 2019
Authorities say that five people were stabbed north of New York City during a Hanukkah celebration late Saturday night and a possible suspect has been located
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 27, 2019
Radio icon Don Imus – a New York institution for decades at WNBC and WFAN – is dead at 79.
Fri., Dec. 27, 2019
New York City is increasing its police presence in some Brooklyn neighborhoods with large Jewish populations after possibly anti-Semitic attacks during the Hanukkah holiday, Mayor Bill de Blasio said after …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 26, 2019
A 14-year-old boy suspected of fatally stabbing a Barnard College freshman in a park near the school’s New York City campus has been found following a two-week manhunt, police said …
Mon., Dec. 23, 2019
Drug overdose patients rushed to some emergency rooms in New York’s Hudson Valley are asked a series of questions: Do you have stable housing? Do you have food? Times and …
Thu., Dec. 19, 2019
A New York judge denied the U.S. government’s request Thursday to toss out a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrests in New York courthouses.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 19, 2019
Starbucks violated New York City’s paid sick leave law by making ailing workers find substitutes or face possible discipline or even firing, officials said Thursday in announcing a settlement with …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 18, 2019
A New York judge threw out state mortgage fraud charges against Paul Manafort, ruling Wednesday that the criminal case was too similar to one that has already landed President Donald …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 10, 2019
Trump pays $2 million in damages ordered by judge over misuse of charity funds, according to New York attorney general
President Donald Trump has paid $2 million in court-ordered damages for misusing funds in a tax-exempt charity he controlled, the New York Attorney General said Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 10, 2019
Exxon Mobil prevailed Tuesday in a lawsuit accusing the energy giant of downplaying the toll that climate change regulations could take on its business, with a judge saying the state …
Wed., Dec. 4, 2019
The bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Buffalo has resigned following widespread criticism over how he handled allegations of clergy sexual misconduct
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 25, 2019
An intoxicated man broke into her house. This 82-year-old bodybuilder ‘did a number’ on him, she says.
An intruder busted into a New York woman’s home last Thursday night. He didn’t count on the home owner being an 82-year-old award-winning bodybuilder.
Tue., Nov. 19, 2019
New York has joined the ranks of states suing the nation’s biggest e-cigarette maker, Juul Labs Inc., saying the company used deceptive marketing practices to reel in young users.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 19, 2019
Two correctional officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein the night he killed himself were charged Tuesday with falsifying prison records.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 13, 2019
A Roman Catholic bishop named by Pope Francis to investigate the church’s response to clergy sexual abuse in Buffalo, New York, has himself been accused of sexual abuse of a …
Mon., Nov. 11, 2019
A federal judge on Monday dismissed President Donald Trump’s lawsuit against New York officials that was aimed at preventing the release of his tax returns.
Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
A New York judge on Thursday ordered President Donald Trump to pay $2 million to an array of charities to resolve a lawsuit alleging he misused his own charitable foundation …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 4, 2019
President Donald Trump’s tax returns can be turned over to state criminal investigators by his personal accountant, a federal appeals court in New York ruled Monday.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 1, 2019
Storms that began on Halloween have killed at least two people, caused flooding, down trees and power lines and damaged homes from the Deep South to the Northeast
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 18, 2019
For the last year, former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has taken heat for his reluctance to directly criticize President Donald Trump, especially after he resigned from the position in protest …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 7, 2019
A federal judge Monday emphatically rejected President Donald Trump’s challenge to the release of his tax returns to New York prosecutors, saying the president’s broad claim of immunity from all …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
Young people afraid for their futures protested around the globe Friday to implore leaders to tackle climate change, turning out by the hundreds of thousands to insist that the warming …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019
President Donald Trump asked a federal judge Thursday to block an effort by New York prosecutors to obtain his tax returns.
Wed., Sept. 18, 2019
Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issues in people using vaping devices that prompted a federal investigation.