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Opinion: The man who could determine Trump's fate |

This Tuesday, June 22, New Yorkers will head to the polls to select candidates to represent their respective parties for key citywide posts, including mayor and comptroller. But for voters in the borough of Manhattan, there is one race on the ballot that stands out for its implications, which extend far beyond the confines of the island and the city: the race for district attorney for New York County, commonly referred to as the Manhattan DA.
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The Best TV Shows & Movies Coming to HBO Max in July 2021

It’s actually somewhat shocking that we’re so close to July already, but I guess that’s how this whole “continuous process of time” thing works. As June rolls over to July, the days will get hotter, armpits will grow sweatier, and HBO Max will add new stuff to stream. The biggest new title on the service is arguably Space Jam: A New Legacy, but there’s plenty of other stuff worth checking out as well. Check out all the new TV shows and movies coming to HBO Max in July 2021 below. Freaky O...
Tags: Hbo, UK, New York, Movies, Disney, US, America, Manhattan, Steven Soderbergh, Upper East Side, Dolby Vision, Tyler Perry, Tom, Vince Vaughn, Gandhi, Judas


The winner of Tuesday's Manhattan DA primary is poised to take over Trump investigation

Whoever wins the Democratic primary race for Manhattan district attorney on Tuesday isn't just poised to take the helm of one of the most legendary prosecutors offices in New York. They also will inherit perhaps the highest profile investigation in the country: that of former President Donald Trump and his company.
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HBO Max July 2021 Schedule: Movie and TV Titles Revealed

The full lineup for the movie and TV titles coming to HBO Max this July has been unveiled, including Malcolm D. Lee’s Space Jam: A New Legacy. In the film, basketball champion and global icon LeBron James goes on an epic adventure alongside the timeless Tune Bugs Bunny and the Tune Squad in this animated/live-action event. This transformational journey is a manic mash-up of two worlds that reveals just how far some parents will go to connect with their kids. The Warner Bros. Pictures film is on...
Tags: Hbo, UK, TV, New York, Movies, Abc, US, America, TV News, Manhattan, Streaming, Steven Soderbergh, Upper East Side, Lebron James, Gotham City, Bronx


9 candidates are vying to take over the Manhattan DA's Trump investigation. They're ready to handle the chaos if the ex-president is charged.

A combination picture shows the candidates of the District Attorney of New York posing for a portrait in New York City, New York, U.S. Top row (L-R): Tahanie Aboushi, Diana Florence, and Dan Quart. Middle row (L-R): Alvin Bragg, Lucy Lang, and Tali Farhadian Weinstein. Bottom row (L-R): Liz Crotty, Eliza Orlins, and Thomas Kenniff. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri The next Manhattan DA will take over the criminal investigation into the Trump Organization. Insider asked the nine candidates how they...
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Opinion: The NY race that could determine Trump's fate

This Tuesday, June 22, New Yorkers will head to the polls to select candidates to represent their respective parties for key citywide posts, including mayor and comptroller. But for voters in the borough of Manhattan, there is one race on the ballot that stands out for its implications, which extend far beyond the confines of the island and the city: the race for district attorney for New York County, commonly referred to as the Manhattan DA.
Tags: News, Stories, Manhattan, Trump, New York County


The NY race that could determine Trump's fate

For voters in the borough of Manhattan, there is one race on the ballot this Tuesday that stands out for its implications, which extend far beyond the confines of the island and the city: the race for district attorney for New York County, commonly referred to as the Manhattan DA.
Tags: Cnn, Manhattan, Trump, New York County


A leaked video of a Manhattan City Council candidate in a BDSM dungeon was flagged to the press by his campaign manager

Zack Weiner, 26, is "not ashamed" of the leaked BDSM footage. NYC Votes, Getty Images Zack Weiner, who is running for Manhattan City Council, had a BDSM video of him leaked on Twitter. The video was flagged to the New York Post by his campaign manager, the news outlet said. In a statement, he said that he is "not ashamed" of the video and called it a "distraction" from the race. See more stories on Insider's business page. A video of a 26-year-old Manhattan City Council candidate being...
Tags: Post, New York Post, Politics, New York, News, New York City, Trends, News UK, Manhattan, Bill De Blasio, Parthenon, Upper West Side, Bdsm, Candidate, Weiner, New York City Council


Day of history, discussion, hope: LA County joins nation to mark first Juneteenth national holiday

Daphne Glass, 70, of Rancho Cucamonga dances during the 31st Annual Pomona Valley Juneteenth Family Jazz and Arts Festival at Ganesha Park on Saturday, June 19, 2021. The event comes after Juneteenth, a day commemorating the emancipation of African American slaves, was officially recognized as a federal holiday. (Photo by Trevor Stamp, Contributing Photographer) Community members gathered to celebrate the 31st Annual Pomona Valley Juneteenth Family Jazz and Arts Festival at Ganesha Park on Sa...
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Data suggests thousands of cases of New York police breaking department guidelines, but consequences are rare

A person stands between NYPD officers and protesters during a Black Lives Matter demonstration in Brooklyn in 2020. Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images New York City police often face few consequences for violating use-of-force guidelines. An analysis of lawsuits and police oversight data shows the requency of these violations, from stop-and-frisk to chokeholds to strip searches. Ahead of New York's June 22 mayoral primary, crime reduction - rather than police reform - has large...
Tags: New York, New York City, Trends, Brooklyn, New York Times, Manhattan, Bill De Blasio, Black Lives Matter, Staten Island, Eric Garner, Daniel Pantaleo, Al Pacino, New York Police Department, Times Square, Eric Adams, Garner


Kurt Lash on Reconstruction (1): Defining the topic, setting the canon

For the Symposium on Kurt Lash, The Reconstruction Amendments: The Essential Documents (University of Chicago Press, 2021)(2 vols.). What follows is a two-part review of Kurt Lash’s truly important collection of materials on “the Reconstruction Amendments” just published by the University of Chicago Press.  Both Lash and the Press have performed a genuine service to anyone interested in American constitutional history by bringing out these handsomely produced two volumes.  They will be a...
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15 of the best hotels you can book in Puerto Rico for a stunning island escape at every budget

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. The best hotels in Puerto Rico. St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort Puerto Rico doesn't require a passport or international travel for U.S. visitors. The best Puerto Rico hotels offer great beaches, lush nature, history, and cultural city centers. We selected the best hotels in Puerto Rico across the island for every budget and type of traveler. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Puerto Rico, just a quick ...
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Amazon Prime Video July 2021 Schedule: Movie & TV Titles Revealed

Amazon Prime Video has revealed the streamer’s July 2021 movie and TV lineup, including new Amazon Originals like Mary J. Blige’s My Life (2021), a documentary from Oscar-winning filmmaker Vanessa Roth taking a deep look into the life and times of multi-Grammy-winning recording artist and Academy Award-nominated singer and actress Mary J. Blige, and The Tomorrow War (2021), a thrilling sci-fi action adventure starring Chris Pratt, Yvonne Strahovski, Sam Richardson, and J.K. Simmons. Next month ...
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‘The Shrink Next Door’ Trailer: Paul Rudd is Will Ferrell’s Monstrous Therapist in This Wild True Story

These days, can your podcast really be considered a hit if it’s not turned into a TV show? Yes, of course – but TV shows based on podcasts are becoming more and more prevalent. The latest title to make the leap from podcast to TV is The Shrink Next Door, a truly wild tale about a psychiatrist who abused his relationship with his patients and exploited them for his own personal gain. The TV adaptation of the podcast is headed to Apple TV+, and stars Paul Rudd, Will Ferrell, and the always-welcom...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Apple TV, Manhattan, Will-Ferrell, True Story, Hamptons, Joe, Ike, Ferrell, Marty, Kathryn Hahn, Paul-Rudd, Joe Nocera, TV Trailer, Appletv


Pier 76

For as long as I can remember, Pier 76 on the west side of Manhattan has been home to the west side tow pound. Some of my worst moments as a NYC resident have been there retrieving a car or a scooter, something I’ve done more than I want to remember. It was pure misery to have to go there and I think that was intentional. So over the last four months on my morning bike rides up the west side bike path, I have been watching the city tear down the west side tow pound and replace it with an urba...
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10 Things in Politics: Biden and Putin's dueling press conferences

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Programming note: There will be no newsletter tomorrow as Insider observes Juneteenth. I will then be on vacation next week enjoying the College World Series. We have some great guest authors who will fill in starting Tuesday. Thanks again for waking up with us!Here's what we're talking about:Putin savored the global spotlight after his meetin...
Tags: Florida, New York, Texas, Guantanamo Bay, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Washington Post, Senate, Virginia, Russia, US, America, Trends, European Union, Joe Biden, Ukraine


New York grand jury stores up trouble for Trump Organization executives

Glimpses of the deliberations behind closed doors suggest a case is being built against Trump’s CFO, Allen Weisselberg, which could be bad news for his bossFollowing a deluge of bombshell news about Donald Trump-related criminal investigations in New York, including the Manhattan district attorney’s convening of a special grand jury, more details have emerged that might suggest intensifying legal woes for one of the former president’s business lieutenants.The New York Times reported on Tuesday t...
Tags: Business, New York, US news, New York Times, Manhattan, Donald Trump, Trump, Trump Organization, Allen Weisselberg


Take a look inside Google’s first-ever retail store

Google first-ever permanent brick-and-mortar store opens in Manhattan, New York City, on Thursday, June 17. Take a look inside.
Tags: Google, Android, New York, News, New York City, Trends, Manhattan, Manhattan New York City, Google Store


A look inside Google’s first store, opening in NYC’s Chelsea neighborhood tomorrow

There have been plenty of pop-ups over the years, but tomorrow Google’s first store opens in NYC’s Chelsea neighborhood. The brick and mortar model finds the company joining peers like Apple, Microsoft, Samsung and even Amazon, all of whom have a retail presence in Manhattan, including several just around the corner from Google’s new digs. The new space, which opens tomorrow morning at 10 a.m. local time, fills 5,000 square feet of selling space in Google’s big, pricey West Side real estate inve...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Ecommerce, New York, Hardware, NYC, New York City, Tech, Post Office, Chelsea, Retail, Manhattan, Starbucks, West Side, Google Store


The 4 best whitening toothpastes of 2021, according to dentists

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Whitening toothpaste helps remove surface stains from teeth. We spoke to 4 dentists on what to look for in a whitening toothpaste that won't hurt your teeth or gums. Our top choice, Colgate Total SF, is effective, ADA-approved, and budget-friendly. Whether you're a coffee addict, ex-smoker, or just want to polish your smile a little brighter, virtually everyone wants whiter teeth. There are all kinds of intensive options available, from whitening strip...
Tags: Reviews, Health, Washington, Trends, Features, Toothpaste, Beauty, Buying Guide, Manhattan, Ada, Teeth, Grooming, Cadillac, Tom, Don, American Dental Association


Woman allegedly raped at New York Airbnb received secret $7m settlement – report

Airbnb taskforce that ‘cleans up only after disaster strikes’ intervened after alleged attack, reports Bloomberg BusinessweekAn Australian woman who was allegedly raped at knifepoint in an Airbnb apartment in New York received a secret settlement of $7m which included restrictions on what she could say about the incident, according to a media investigation into the vacation listings giant’s “guest safety” policies .The 29-year-old was attacked in a property near the tourist magnet and central Ma...
Tags: New York, Bloomberg, World news, US news, Manhattan, Airbnb, Bloomberg Businessweek, Times Square, New York Airbnb


Report: Income Losses Let Manhattan DA Candidate Avoid Taxes

A report from ProPublica says Manhattan district attorney candidate Tali Farhadian Weinstein and her husband paid no federal income taxes in four recent years because they reported negative income driven by investment losses or used deductions to reduce their bill.
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The Manhattan DA reportedly hasn't flipped the would-be star witness in its Trump investigation. Allen Weisselberg may be holding out for the best deal possible.

Donald Trump, Allen Weisselberg, and Donald Trump Jr. in 2017. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP via Getty Images Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg reportedly still isn't cooperating with prosecutors. Legal experts say as a potential key witness, he may be holding out for the best possible deal. Weisselberg also may never cooperate with the Manhattan DA's probe into the Trump Organization. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Manhattan District Attorney's office is st...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Trends, Ap, Analysis, United States, New York Times, Manhattan, Times, Donald Trump, Richard, Barry, New York Police Department, Robbins, Trump


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez releases a video endorsing Maya Wiley for New York City mayor

, for Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks at the rally where she endorsed progressive candidates in upcoming election for city wide offices in City Hall Park. Lev Radin/Getty Images Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted a video backing NYC mayoral candidate Maya Wiley on Wednesday. AOC's endorsement earlier this month has coincided with a polling boost for Wiley. Ranked choice voting is new to this year's race, and early voting is underway. See more stories on Insider's bus...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, New York City, Trends, Manhattan, Wiley, City Hall, Eric Adams, Aoc, Yang, Quinnipiac University, Marist, Stringer, Scott Stringer, Brooklyn Borough


Google To Open First Retail Store Steps Away From Apple in NYC

Google will open its first retail store in New York City, highlighting the internet giant's effort to promote its consumer hardware devices. From a report: The store, in Manhattan's trendy Chelsea neighborhood, will open to the public Thursday, the Mountain View, California-based company said Wednesday in a blog post. The shop, which is a block away from rival Apple's 14th Street store, occupies part of the first floor of Google's New York offices. Alphabet's Google began experimenting with pop-...
Tags: Apple, Google, New York, New York City, Tech, Chelsea, Manhattan, Mountain View California, Ivy Ross, Jason Rosenthal Google


Abramorama Buys Documentary About Battle to Build 9/11 Memorial (EXCLUSIVE)

Indie distributor Abramorama has acquired global distribution rights to “The Outsider,” a documentary that reveals the challenges to curate and construct the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum in lower Manhattan. The film’s directors Pamela Yoder and Steven Rosenbaum, the team behind “7 Days In September” and “Overcome,” have spent 20 years archiving and documenting the […]
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Google’s First Permanent Retail Space Will Feature Sleek Demo Spaces and an Event Hub

Google wants its very first permanent physical retail space to be more than just a gadget store. The 5,000-square-foot flagship, which opens on June 17 in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, will feature elaborate demo stations, lounge-like areas for customers waiting on tech help and a central event space for panels, lessons and performances. The goal is...
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New York Grapples With Growing Presence of Homeless in Midtown Manhattan

By Peter Szekely and Angela MooreNEW YORK (Reuters) - An influx of homeless people into Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen neighborhood after an emergency...
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Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg could be charged as soon as this summer, report says

Donald Trump, Allen Weisselberg, and Donald Trump, Jr. at Trump Tower in New York City. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images The investigation into the Trump Org CFO appears to be nearing its end, The New York Times reported. Allen Weisselberg could be charged as soon as this summer, sources told The Times. A grand jury has been hearing evidence and prosecutors have his personal tax records, the report said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Allen Weisselberg, the Trump Organiz...
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Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg could be charged as soon as this summer

Donald Trump, Allen Weisselberg, and Donald Trump, Jr. at Trump Tower in New York City. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images The investigation into the Trump Org CFO appears to be nearing its end, The New York Times reported. Allen Weisselberg could be charged as soon as this summer, sources told The Times. A grand jury has been hearing evidence and prosecutors have his personal tax records, the report said. See more stories on Insider's business page. The CFO of the Trump Organization co...
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