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What To Expect The Public Will See From The Mueller Report

Many details about the so-called Mueller report remain speculative: when it will be delivered, what form it will take, what level of detail it will contain. But this week, attorney general nominee Bill Barr provided a better sense of just how much of the special counsel’s report the public will see in the likely event that he is confirmed by the GOP-controlled Senate. The short answer: not much. Former federal prosecutors and Justice Department officials told TPM that Barr’s Tuesday testimony...
Tags: New York, News, Congress, Senate, Cnn, Gop, Hillary Clinton, House, Bill Clinton, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Starr, Clinton, James Comey, Trump, Allegra Kirkland

Good Samaritan returns missing $8,000 to limo crash widow

GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A good Samaritan who found $8,000 on the side of the road has returned it to a woman whose husband died in a stretch limousine crash in upstate New York. Terry Brubaker says she was driving through Gloversville Monday when she saw money floating through the air. Brubaker stopped to collect […]
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United States: 2019 Wage And Hour Law Update For Hospitality Industry Employers In New York - BakerHostetler

Effective Dec. 31, 2018, important changes are coming to New York's wage and hour laws covering private employers in the hotel and restaurant industries.
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NI newspaper review: Paisley's £6,000 trip and grave plot prize

The cost of Ian Paisley's trip to a New York event, and a unique fundraising prize, make the NI daily newspapers.
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United States: Five Companies Settle Privacy Case With NY AG Over Apps - Reed Smith

The settlements are part of the New York Attorney General's initiative to find and patch security vulnerabilities before user information is compromised.
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United States: Fashion Industry Impacted By New York's Amended Sexual Harassment Law - Ford & Harrison LLP

In groundbreaking legislation last year, NYSHRL to prohibit sexual harassment against non-employees of all types, including models, stylists, and artists in the fashion industry who are classified as
Tags: New York, News, United States, Ford, Harrison LLP, NYSHRL

Man sentenced in fatal stabbing of Morgan Freeman relative

NEW YORK (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the fatal stabbing of actor Morgan Freeman’s step-granddaughter in New York City. Prosecutors say 33-year-old Lamar Davenport stabbed his girlfriend E’Dena Hines multiple times in August 2015 while under the influence of alcohol and drugs. Davenport issued an apology during […]
Tags: New York, Movies, News, Entertainment, New York City, Ap, Nation, Morgan Freeman, Davenport, Lamar Davenport, Dena Hines

Kreider, Lundqvist lead Rangers to 4-3 win over Blackhawks

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Kreider had a goal and an assist, Henrik Lundqvist moved into a tie for sixth place on the NHL’s career wins list and the New York Rangers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 Thursday night. Mats Zuccarello, Filip Chytil and Mika Zibanejad also scored to help New York win for the […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ap, Rangers, NHL, New York Rangers, Chicago Blackhawks, Blackhawks, Henrik Lundqvist, Mika Zibanejad, Chris Kreider, Kreider Lundqvist

Man convicted in the brutal death of Morgan Freeman's granddaughter sentenced

Lamar Davenport was sentenced for fatally stabbing E'Dena Hines outside her New York apartment in 2015.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, New York, News, Morgan Freeman, Usa Today, Lamar Davenport, Dena Hines

Pemeberton’s 24 pts paces Hofstra over UNC Wilmington 87-72

NEW YORK (AP) — Eli Pemberton scored 24 points and Justin Wright-Foreman scored 15 of his 19 total in the second half and Hofstra beat UNC Wilmington 87-72 on Thursday night. Hofstra improved to 16-3 overall and 6-0 in Colonial Athletic Association play. The 13-game win streak is the fourth-longest overall in program history and […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ap, Colonial Athletic Association, Hofstra, UNC Wilmington, Justin Wright Foreman, Eli Pemberton, Pemeberton

Lee scores twice, Isles use 3-goal 1st to beat Devils 4-1

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Anders Lee scored twice in the Islanders’ three-goal first period, helping New York to its ninth win in 11 games with a 4-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night. Michael Dal Colle notched his first NHL goal and Jordan Eberle also scored, Nick Leddy had two assists and […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ap, NHL, New Jersey Devils, Lee, Isles, Islanders, Devils, Nick Leddy, Anders Lee, Jordan Eberle, Michael Dal Colle, Uniondale

Chen, Davis/White to headline 2019 Stars on Ice in 13 cities

NEW YORK (AP) — World champion Nathan Chen and 2014 Olympic gold medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White will headline a 13-city tour by Stars on Ice this spring. Also performing on the longest-running figure skating tour, which Scott Hamilton founded in 1986, will be a series of U.S. champions, including Ashley Wagner, Maia and […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ap, Nathan Chen, Charlie White, Scott Hamilton, Meryl Davis, Chen Davis White, Ashley Wagner Maia

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's first House speech breaks online viewing records

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s first speech on the floor of Congress broke digital viewing records for C-SPAN, Capitol Hill’s public affairs network, garnering over a million views on Twitter in roughly 12 hours. The progressive freshman Gouse member took to the floor on Wednesday to decry Donald Trump’s demands for border wall funding to be included in the next federal spending bill — a battle that has spurred the longest government shutdown in American history. “The truth of this shutdown is tha...
Tags: New York, News, Congress, Donald Trump, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, C SPAN Capitol Hill, Gouse

US government files appeals notice after 2020 census ruling

NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department is appealing a New York judge’s ruling stopping the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census. A government lawyer filed a one-page notice of appeal Thursday in Manhattan federal court. The notice was forwarded to the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which also […]
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MLB rumors: Why Giants should trade for Yankees pitcher Sonny Gray

MLB rumors: Why Giants should trade for Yankees pitcher Sonny Gray originally appeared on The Sonny Gray era in New York appears to be coming to an end, and the Giants should pounce at the chance to add the former Cy Young candidate. According to Jon Heyman, the Yankees are pushing hard to complete a Gray trade soon. He also lists the Giants as one of seven teams that have been involved as possible partners, and perhaps recent favorites.
Tags: New York, News, Mlb, Giants, Yankees, New York Yankees, Cy Young, Sonny Gray, Jon Heyman

Harvey Weinstein and his defense lawyer agree to part ways

Prominent New York defense lawyer Benjamin Brafman will no longer represent Harvey Weinstein in his criminal sexual assault case, the two said in a joint statement Thursday.
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UFC obliging troubled Greg Hardy’s desire for 2nd chance

NEW YORK (AP) — Former NFL defensive end Greg Hardy says he is “haunted” by his high-profile domestic violence past and wants to prove he has changed as he makes his debut in UFC, a promotion that hasn’t hesitated to embrace fighters with legal or drug problems. His co-headline spot in a heavyweight bout Saturday […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, NFL, Ap, Ufc, Greg Hardy

AP source: Ottavino, Yankees agree to $27M, 3-year contract

NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says reliever Adam Ottavino and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $27 million, three-year contract. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday because the deal was subject to a successful physical. Ottavino is a 33-year-old New Yorker who […]
Tags: New York, News, Ap, Mlb, Associated Press, New York Yankees, Adam Ottavino, Ottavino Yankees

Lowrie can earn bonus with Mets for 550 plate appearances

NEW YORK (AP) — Jed Lowrie can earn a $500,000 performance bonus during each season of his deal with the New York Mets if he makes 550 plate appearances. The Mets and the infielder finalized the $20 million, two-year contract on Wednesday. He gets a $5 million signing bonus, of which $1 million is due […]
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Venerable Jewish publication the Forward going digital-only

NEW YORK (AP) — The venerable Jewish-American publication the Forward has announced that it is ceasing its print editions. Publisher Rachel Fishman Feddersen said Thursday that the Forward will publish its last print issues in English and Yiddish this spring. Feddersen says the print editions are “no longer financially sustainable.” She says the move will […]
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Get Your Used Books While Everyone's Kondo-ing Their Homes

I’m so sorry but we’re still talking about Marie Kondo. The popularity of her Netflix show Tidying Up caused an uptick in donations to thrift stores and used bookstores, according to CNN, the New Yorker, and Seattle’s Stranger. Not every store has seen more incoming books, but plenty have, including New York’s Housing…Read more...
Tags: Books, New York, Cnn, Reading, Netflix, Lifehacks, Seattle, Marie Kondo, Kondo, Used Books

Researchers see possible link between opioids, birth defect

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials are looking into a possible link between prescription opioids and a horrific birth defect. When a baby is born with its intestines hanging outside the stomach, due to a hole in the abdominal wall, it’s called gastroschisis. Most are repaired through surgery. Roughly 1,800 such cases are seen in […]
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CDC sees possible link between opioids and birth defect

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials are looking into a possible link between prescription opioids and a horrific birth defect. Babies born with the defect have their intestines hanging outside the stomach, due to a hole in the abdominal wall. Surgery is often needed to fix it. Roughly 1,800 such cases are seen in the […]
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Netflix has no plans to cut ‘Bird Box’ scene despite outcry

NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix’s post-apocalyptic survival film “Bird Box” is drawing criticism for using footage of a real fiery train disaster but the streaming giant has no plans to remove it. The footage concerns a 2013 tragedy in the Quebec town of Lac-Megantic when an unattended train carrying crude oil rolled down an incline, […]
Tags: New York, Television, News, Entertainment, Ap, Netflix, Nation, Quebec, Lac Megantic

Les Moonves to challenge CBS severance denial

NEW YORK (AP) — Former CBS CEO Les Moonves is fighting the company’s decision to deny his $120 million severance package following his firing over sexual misconduct allegations. CBS announced the development in a filing Wednesday with the Security Exchange Commission. CBS said Moonves has demanded binding arbitration proceedings to challenge the decision. CBS’ board […]
Tags: Business, New York, Television, News, Entertainment, Ap, Nation, Cbs, Les Moonves, Moonves, Security Exchange Commission CBS

Sears confirms chairman’s hedge fund wins bid in auction

NEW YORK (AP) — Sears is confirming reports its chairman and largest shareholder Eddie Lampert’s hedge fund has won a bid to buy roughly 400 stores and other assets for $5.2 billion. The move, announced Thursday, preserves 45,000 jobs and is subject to court approval on Feb. 1. Creditors will have the opportunity to object […]
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Maybe Giuliani's Right: Trump Lawyers May Not Know of Collusion

It may explain the always voluble Giuliani’s comment in a CNN interview on Wednesday night that “I never said there was no collusion between the campaign, or people in the campaign.” Instead, he said he knows only that “there is not a single bit of evidence the president of the United States committed the only crime you can commit here, conspiring with the Russians to hack” the Democratic National Committee. By Thursday morning, the former New York mayor was saying his comments were being misin...
Tags: New York, News, Cnn, United States, Giuliani, Democratic National Committee

New York attractions to be discounted this month

New York will introduce NYC Winter Outing Jan. 21. Over 18 days, attractions, restaurants and hotels will be discounted.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Grammys performers: Cardi B, Kacey Musgraves, Janelle Monae

NEW YORK (AP) — Album of the year nominees Cardi B, Kacey Musgraves, Janelle Monae and Post Malone will perform at next month’s Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced Thursday that Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello and Dan + Shay will also hit the stage at the Feb. 10 event. The Grammys will air live on […]
Tags: New York, News, Entertainment, Ap, Nation, Grammys, Dan Shay, Malone, Recording Academy, Cardi, Shawn Mendes Camila Cabello, Cardi B Kacey Musgraves Janelle Monae, Kacey Musgraves Janelle Monae

US agent testifies about dramatic capture of El Chapo

NEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. investigator says a dramatic raid in 2014 resulted in the capture of the notorious Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo. DEA agent Victor Vazquez testified Thursday at the New York trial of Joaquin Guzman (wah-KEEN’ gooz-MAHN’) about leading Mexican marines on a manhunt in the state of Sinaloa. […]
Tags: New York, News, US, Ap, Nation, El Chapo, Sinaloa, Joaquin Guzman, Victor Vazquez, El Chapo DEA

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