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A federal judge has blocked a New York law requiring internet service providers offer $15 broadband to low-income residents

Fast and high speed internet connection from fiber line with LAN cable connection Getty Images A federal judge issued a temporary injunction against a New York law requiring affordable broadband. The law, known as the Affordable Broadband Act, was passed in April and would apply to about 7 million low-income New Yorkers. In issuing the injunction, the judge said the law would cause "irreparable harm" to internet service providers. See more stories on Insider's business page. A federa...
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The exodus of the ultra-rich to tax havens like Texas and Florida is accelerating - but people may still end up paying more tax than you'd expect

Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images People have fled to low-tax states like Florida and Texas during the pandemic. But they need to watch out for taxes they may still owe in the state they came from, a tax advisor said. And states with no personal-income tax still have to generate revenues, so they tax other things. See more stories on Insider's business page. People have been fleeing high-tax states like New York and California ...
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New Yorkers who don't identify as male or female can use 'X' to designate their gender on driver's licenses and other government documents, new bill says

Gay pride flags decorate the Stonewall National Monument at Christopher Park in front of the Stonewall Inn on June 02, 2021 in New York City. Roy Rochlin/Getty Images New York lawmakers passed Friday a bill to allow a third option for a person's gender on official documents. People who do not identify as either male or female would be able to mark their gender as "X." The Biden administration hinted previously it could adopt a similar policy at the national level. See more stories on ...
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Telecom Companies Win Injunction to Put New York's Affordable Internet Law on Hold

In a huge win for internet service providers, a federal judge on Friday granted to stall a New York law mandating affordable internet for low-income households. Read more...
Tags: Verizon, New York, Science, Net, Broadband, Telecommunications, Att, Video On Demand, Andrew Cuomo, Verizon Communications, T Mobile, Information and Communications Technology, Internet Service Provider, Bell System, Business Finance, Rich Azzopardi


Federal prosecutors subpoenaed material related to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's book on handling the COVID-19 crisis, report says

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. AP Prosecutors have subpoenaed material related to Gov. Cuomo's book about the pandemic, WSJ reports. It is to help with the federal investigation into whether Cuomo's office covered up nursing-home deaths. Prosecutors appear to be interested in what the book says about nursing homes, sources told the WSJ. See more stories on Insider's business page. Federal prosecutors have subpoenaed material related to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's book on his ...
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Federal prosecutors have subpoenaed material related to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's book on handling the COVID-19 crisis, report says

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. AP Prosecutors have subpoenaed material related to Gov. Cuomo's book about the pandemic, WSJ reports. It is to help with the federal investigation into whether Cuomo's office covered up nursing-home deaths. Prosecutors appear to be interested in what the book says about nursing homes, sources told the WSJ. See more stories on Insider's business page. Federal prosecutors have subpoenaed material related to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's book on his ...
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Wall Street Journal: Prosecutors subpoena material related to Gov. Cuomo's pandemic leadership book

Federal prosecutors have subpoenaed material related to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's book about leadership during the Covid-19 pandemic, people familiar with the matter told The Wall Street Journal.
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The Latest: New York Will Soon Lift More COVID-19 Rules

New York will lift more COVID-19 rules once 70% of adults have at least one shot of a COVID-19 vaccine, a target that Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he hopes his state could reach in days.
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NY Will Lift More Virus Rules Once 70% Have a Vaccine Dose

New York will lift more COVID-19 rules once 70% of 20 million residents have at least one shot of a COVID-19 vaccine, a target that Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday he hoped his state could reach in days.
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NY Gun Control Legislator’s Bill Based on Completely Faulty Premise

By Larry Keane The contempt for law-abiding gun owners in the Empire State is so strong with gun control Democratic state senators. IMG iStock-884181314 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The contempt for law-abiding gun owners in the Empire State is so strong with gun control Democratic state senators that they’ve passed a first-in-the-nation antigun law based completely on a false premise. The facts don’t matter and instead, it’s full steam ahead. Brooklyn Democratic state Sen. Zellnor Myrie could’v...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, New York City, America, Joe Biden, Fbi, Brooklyn, Ford, Gear, Bill De Blasio, Andrew Cuomo, George W Bush, Cuomo, Health And Human Services, Assembly


New York's Cuomo Seeks State Police Help to Probe War Memorial Vandalism

(Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said he was "disgusted" at an apparent act of vandalism of a Vietnam War memorial in New York City, and...
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Taxpayers to Foot Mounting Legal Bills Over Cuomo Probes

Taxpayers are set to foot the bill for a $2.5 million contract for lawyers representing Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office in an ongoing federal investigation over his administration’s handling of COVID-19 data in nursing homes.
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Why a Mediocre Keyboard App Is Topping the App Store Charts

It’s hard to tell what will go viral online at any given time. Carp? Sure. Andrew Cuomo’s Nipples? That happened. The latest darling of the internet’s eye is less fishy and less... fleshy than both of the above, but no less bizarre: a low-grade knock-off of Apple’s Notepad app that was developed by a tiny Korean…Read more...
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What it's like to visit Little Island, NYC's newest public park built as an artificial island off Manhattan

Brittany Chang/Insider Little Island, New York City's newest public park, opened on May 21. The park was primarily funded by the Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation. "What I've heard Mr. Diller say often is that the park just transports you to Oz," Celine Armstrong, Little Island's project executive, told Insider. See more stories on Insider's business page. New York City is already known for its landmark attractions like the Empire State Building, Statue of Liber...
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New York City is back

As seen here in Central Park's Sheep Meadow, the spirit of NYC is alive and well. Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images New York City is back. America's biggest city is recovering as New Yorkers return and its economy reopens. It's not the same as pre-pandemic NYC, but it's the beginning of the city's next chapter. See more stories on Insider's business page. I knew New York City was back when I found myself dancing on top of a booth in an East Village bar last weekend.The n...
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The young lawyer who became the 'Don Quixote' of canceling student debt

Austin Smith Alan Chin for Insider Austin Smith spent years helping student loan borrowers cancel debt they wrongly assumed was exempt from bankruptcy. Smith argued that courts had systematically misinterpreted the federal bankruptcy code in lenders' favor. Dismissed by some as a crusader, his argument caught traction. Now, Smith is changing course. See more stories on Insider's business page. When Lesley Campbell sued Citibank in March 2015 to get a portion of her law school debt ...
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Chris Cuomo and Ted Cruz traded jabs over who should be controlling women's bodies

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021, on the fifth day of the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump. Alex Brandon/AP Chris Cuomo challenged Sen. Ted Cruz in a tweet about women controlling their own bodies. Cruz responded with a slight to Cuomo's brother, Andrew Cuomo, and his sexual misconduct allegations. "Not sure Cuomo's [sic] should be talking about controlling women's bodies...." Cruz sai...
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The Latest: Two-thirds of NY adults have at least one shot

By The Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. — The latest federal data shows that two-thirds of adults in New York state have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. At the same time, hospitalizations statewide are down to 1,143 patients, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday. The total is the lowest since Oct. 31. On the vaccine front, about 46% of 20 million residents are fully vaccinated, according to data as of Friday from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The national average...
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NY Says Vaccinated Workers Can Use Sick Leave if Needed

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says employers aren’t allowed to refuse paid sick days if people feel ill after getting a dose of the vaccine.
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New York is sending more state troopers to patrol Jewish institutions after surge in incidents of anti-Semitism

New York is deploying additional law enforcement officers to synagogues, schools and Jewish community institutions across the state to help deter threats and violence, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday.
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Covid live: Biden ‘likely’ to release full report on virus origins; Germany to offer jab to children aged 12 and over

US president likely to release report detailing the US findings on the origins of Covid in full; Germany to make vaccine available to children 12 and overDid Covid come from a Wuhan lab? What we know so farBiden orders US intelligence to intensify efforts to study Covid’s originsFacebook lifts ban on posts claiming Covid-19 was man-madeGerman scientists say they can improve vaccines to prevent blood clotsUK Covid updates - live 5.18pm BST President Joe Biden has said he is likely to release ...
Tags: New York, China, Germany, US, World news, Joe Biden, Vaccines and immunisation, Biden, Andrew Cuomo, Wuhan, Coronavirus, COVID


50 New York teens will win full college scholarship for getting a COVID-19 shot, Cuomo says

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo Kevin P. Coughlin / Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo New York has offered teenagers a chance to win a full state college scholarship if they get a COVID-19 shot. The scholarship adds to a growing list of incentives for New Yorkers to get vaccinated. New York's vaccination rate is slowing, and young people are the least vaccinated group. See more stories on Insider's business page. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that 50 tee...
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Cuomo Impeachment Probe Has Now Spoken to Around 75 People

Lawyers helping the New York Assembly investigate whether Gov. Andrew Cuomo should be impeached have interviewed five more people over the past month.
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The Latest: NY Raffles Scholarships for Vaccinated Teens

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that vaccinated kids aged 12 to 17 will have a chance to win a full ride to public universities and colleges in New York.
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In NY, Vaccinated Teens Can Enter Raffle for Free College

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that vaccinated kids aged 12 to 17 will have a chance to win a full ride to public universities and colleges in New York.
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A New York grocery chain says it entered a 'hornet's nest' when it ended its mask requirement but it was still the right thing to do

People wearing face masks outside of a Morton Williams supermarket on August 22, 2020 in New York City. Noam Galai/Getty Images Morton Williams, a grocery chain in New York City, lifted its mask mandate for fully vaccinated patrons. Its initial announcement brought a wave of backlash from customers. It's an example of the complications companies have faced while navigating the CDC's new guidance. See more stories on Insider's business page. On May 17, New York-based grocery cha...
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Ensuring A Real Future For The NRA

National Rifle Association NRA United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- The attacks on the National Rifle Association by the Cuomo-James regime are an existential threat to every pro-Second Amendment organization out there. That being said, Wayne LaPierre made serious errors of omission, particularly with regards to the warning signs of what was coming from New York’s state government. However, we also should not forget the real accomplishments LaPierre can rightly point to, as Dean Weingarten has ou...
Tags: New York, Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Washington, Virginia, West Virginia, Reagan, Andrew Cuomo, Second Amendment, Trump, Nra, Harold, National Rifle Association, Wayne Lapierre, LaPierre


United States: The New York HERO Act's Proposed Amendments: What Employers Need To Know - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

On May 5, 2021, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the New York Health and Essential Rights Act (NY HERO Act), which mandates extensive new workplace health and safety protections...
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A Step Towards Normalcy At The Jones Beach Airshow

A year after being cancelled at the height of the COVID-19 Pandemic, the 2021 Bethpage Federal Credit Union Airshow at Jones Beach will be returning to the skies May 29th and 30th. While the cancelation of last year’s airshow was disappointing, it was nothing close to what many in our community endured personally, financially and from a health perspective. Just one year ago, many were unsure when or even if things would return to normal. The return of the show this year shows just how far we ha...
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CNN's president told staffers Chris Cuomo 'made a mistake' but 'is human' for coaching brother Gov. Andrew Cuomo through sexual-harassment allegations, reports say

Chris Cuomo. CNN CNN host Chris Cuomo advised Gov. Andrew Cuomo on how to respond to sexual-harassment allegations. CNN head Jeff Zucker told staff on Tuesday Chris Cuomo "made a mistake," per Mediaite and WSJ. But Zucker also said Cuomo would not be taken off air and "is human." See more stories on Insider's business page. CNN chief Jeff Zucker told staffers that host Chris Cuomo "made a mistake" in coaching his brother, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, through allegations of sexual harass...
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