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New York Today: Hudson Yards: The Making of a $25 Billion Neighborhood

Monday: The development on the West Side of Manhattan includes office space, hotels, stores, apartments and lots of tax breaks.
Tags: News, New York City, Ny, West Side of Manhattan, Holidays and Special Occasions, Hudson Yards (Manhattan


Irish star Conlan wins again on St. Patrick’s Day in NY

NEW YORK (AP) — The party starts long before the fight when Michael Conlan comes to New York on St. Patrick’s Day. But in the midst of his latest victory celebration at Madison Square Garden, Conlan was thinking about a loss. He wants revenge for a defeat while an amateur, and the way he looked […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ny, Michael Conlan, Conlan, Madison Square Garden Conlan


Irish star Conlan wins again on St. Patrick's Day in NY

Michael Conlan won again on St. Patrick's Day at Madison Square Garden, beating Ruben Garcia Hernandez by unanimous decision            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Ny, Madison Square Garden, Michael Conlan, Conlan, Ruben Garcia Hernandez


Anthony Comello: What We Know About the 24-Year-Old Accused of Killing a Gambino Mob Boss

The arrest of Mr. Comello has led investigators to suspect Wednesday’s slaying on Staten Island had more to do with a personal beef than mob ties.
Tags: News, New Jersey, Staten Island, Ny, Firearms, Organized Crime, Cali, Assassinations and Attempted Assassinations, Staten Island (NYC, Gambino Crime Family, Francesco (1965-2019, Todt Hill (Staten Island, Anthony Comello, Comello, Anthony A. Comello


At a Rare Book Fair, the Prices Are Steep but the Lore Is Free

A tour of the recent annual installment of the New York International Antiquarian Book Fair.
Tags: News, Ny, Books and Literature, Book Trade and Publishing, Park Avenue Armory (Manhattan


Gambino Mob Boss Killing: Staten Island Man Is Charged With Murder

Several officials indicated that preliminary information suggested the killing was not related to organized crime.
Tags: News, Staten Island, Ny, Anthony, Murders, Organized Crime, Cali, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Gambino Crime Family, Francesco (1965-2019, Todt Hill (Staten Island, Comello


Staten Island Man Expected to Be Charged in Killing of Gambino Mob Boss, Police Say

Several officials indicated that preliminary information suggested the killing was not related to organized crime.
Tags: News, Staten Island, Ny, Murders, Organized Crime, Cali, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Gambino Crime Family, Francesco (1965-2019, Todt Hill (Staten Island


Man Questioned in Killing of Reputed Gambino Mob Boss on Staten Island, Police Say

Several officials indicated that preliminary information suggested the killing was not related to organized crime.
Tags: News, Staten Island, Ny, Murders, Organized Crime, Cali, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Gambino Crime Family, Francesco (1965-2019, Todt Hill (Staten Island


11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

The epic hunt for a sunken World War II warship. Why you should eat food off the floor. The future of Japan’s enchanting ice monsters. And more.
Tags: Japan, News, Immune System, Ny, Amy, Schumer, World War II (1939-45, Hudson Yards (Manhattan


When the Dominatrix Moved in Next Door

A ‘kink collective’ in a residential area of Brooklyn has upset longtime residents and resulted in a culture clash and gentrification struggle all wrapped up into one fight.
Tags: News, Brooklyn, Gentrification, Ny, Sex And Sexuality, Real Estate and Housing (Residential, Brooklyn (NYC, Buildings Department (NYC, Bedford-Stuyvesant (Brooklyn


NY attorney general wants Trump fined $5.6M over charity

New York's attorney general says President Donald Trump should pay a fine of as much as $5.6 million over allegations in a state lawsuit that he used his charity to further his presidential campaign.
Tags: New York, Finance, Article, Associated Press, Donald Trump, Ny, Trump, FBN, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, F46afcae-e195-54a9-a69a-88ca13ba041a


The Latest: NY organizer vows more climate protests

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on global climate protests by students (all times local):
Tags: Science, Berlin, Ap, Ny


Sunday Routine: How Andrew Rannells, Actor, Spends His Sundays

If/when he manages to separate from his group of friends, Mr. Rannells will take a Swiffer to his floors, attempt to work out, or listen to a podcast.
Tags: Television, News, Theater, Ny, Andrew, Rannells, Chelsea (Manhattan


Lady Luck Lives in Virginia, and She Won the Lottery 30 Times in ONE Day

Apparently, “Lady Luck” is a real woman and she lives in Virginia.Last month, Deborah Brown purchased 20 “Pick 4” lottery tickets and played the numbers 1-0-3-1.She said she felt something different about that day, so she bought another 10 tickets for the same game and played the same four numbers, ABC 7 NY reported.“A couple of times during the day, I saw those numbers,” Brown said, according to NBC News.It turns out, Brown did the right thing, because her numbers hit that day, and she won the ...
Tags: Money, News, Abc, Virginia, Nbc News, Jazz, Lottery, Lottery Winner, Ny, Lucky, Lottery Jackpot, Brown, Richmond VA, Virginia Lottery, Human Interest, Deborah Brown


Climate Change: How Can Manhattan be Protected? Make It Bigger

Mayor de Blasio proposed a $10 billion plan to build a huge berm at the bottom of Manhattan to protect the financial district from rising sea levels.
Tags: News, New York City, Global Warming, Manhattan, Bill, Floods, Ny, De Blasio, Sustainable Living, Hurricane Sandy (2012, Presidential Election of 2020, Parks and Other Recreation Areas, Financial District (Manhattan, Green New Deal


"In Clinton v Jones, the United States Supreme Court held that separation of powers concerns did not preclude a federal lawsuit against a sitting President of the United States..."

"... based on unofficial acts allegedly committed by him before he assumed office. The Court expressly cautioned in that decision that different concerns, including the Supremacy Clause of the United States Constitution, might influence the result if such a case were brought against the President in state court. However, the Court did not rule that such a suit could or could not proceed. This matter gives us an opportunity to squarely address the question.... [S]ubjecting the President to a stat...
Tags: New York, Maryland, Law, Court, United States, Bill Clinton, Ny, Separation of Powers, Jones, Clinton, Donald J Trump, McCulloch, Executive Power, Ann Althouse, Federalism, Trump troubles


He Wanted His Wife’s Fortune. So He Killed Her, Then Tried Framing His Daughter.

A jury found Roderick Covlin, 45, guilty of strangling his wife in 2009 to gain custody of their two young children so that he could inherit her fortune.
Tags: Craigslist, News, Ny, Robert, Murders, Facebook Inc, Gottlieb, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Manhattan (NYC, Upper West Side (Manhattan, Covlin, Roderick (1973-, Danishefsky Covlin, Shele (1962-2009, JDate.com, Le Bar Bat


Hungry City: Korean Bounty, Born From Poverty, in Flushing, Queens

At Doraon 1.5 Dak Galbi, the spicy chicken stir-fry, prepared at the table, has its own luxury: the sheer abundance of it heaped in the pan.
Tags: News, Restaurants, Queens, Ny, Flushing (Queens, Cooking and Cookbooks, Korean Food (Cuisine, Dak Galbi, Doraon 1.5 Dak Galbi (Flushing, Doraon


Introducing Hushed Commotion Spring 2019 bridal accessories + $350 shop giveaway

About time for a spring giveaway, dontcha think? Our guide member Thea of Hushed Commotion just sent over their Spring 2019 collection of the most beautiful bridal accessories and jewelry, handmade in NYC. (You remember how stunning the last collection we shared was, yes?) They’re all so dreamy, and the best part is, one lucky 100LC reader will receive a $350 shop credit to snag a few pretties of her own! Be sure to pop over to pop over to Instagram later today to find instructions on how to en...
Tags: Instagram, Tel Aviv, Brooklyn, Wedding, Dc, Ny, Kristin, Thea, Jaffa, Wedding Dress, Wedding Fashion, Bridal Accessories, Instagram Look, Giveaway + Contest, Hadas Peretz, Hushedcommotion


The end of small plates: why the dinner-ruining dishes may finally be over

The trend for small-plate menus in restaurants has tested friendships and defied logic. They have to go – here’s whyThe news that Russell Norman’s Polpo restaurant group is in financial trouble (unpaid £550,000 VAT bill, sites for sale, company voluntary agreement entered into with creditors) was greeted with huge sadness among food nerds. “Polpo was a complete game-changer when it opened a decade ago,” wrote the London website Hot Dinners, without exaggeration.Norman’s restaurants, which includ...
Tags: Food, UK, London, Restaurants, Norman, Ny, Soho London, Polpo, Russell Norman


NY attorney says feds probing his pardon talks with Cohen

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors have requested copies of communications Michael Cohen had with a New York attorney who broached the possibility of a pardon from President Donald Trump, the attorney said Wednesday. The attorney, Robert J. Costello, released a statement disputing Cohen’s claim that Trump “dangled” a presidential pardon in front of Cohen […]
Tags: New York, News, Nation, Donald Trump, Ny, Trump, Cohen, Michael Cohen, Robert J Costello


A Tipster Pointed to Where a Body Was Buried, Revealing a 40-Year-Old Mystery

Police investigators unearthed skeletal remains in the backyard of a home in Queens and have opened a murder investigation.
Tags: News, Queens, Ny, Forensic Science, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Richmond Hill (Queens


Notes on the Culture: In the Era of Child Chefs, Is There Such a Thing as a Food Prodigy?

The recent influx of children who don toques might point to something other than a preternatural instinct for triple-blanching cardoons.
Tags: News, Restaurants, Restaurant, Chefs, Ny, Flynn, McGarry, Children and Childhood, Cooking and Cookbooks, Pepin, Jacques (1935-, Gem (Manhattan


How a $238 Million Penthouse Turned a Long-Shot Tax on the Rich Into Reality

New York may join cosmopolitan hubs like Paris, Singapore and Vancouver, which already charge fees on secondary or part-time homes.
Tags: New York, News, Vancouver, Ny, New York State, Taxation, Law and Legislation, High Net Worth Individuals, State Legislatures, Real Estate and Housing (Residential, Paris Singapore, Central Park South (Manhattan


Why New York Detectives Don’t Always Wear Bulletproof Vests

Detective Brian Simonsen had no bulletproof vest when he was killed last month. Though detectives are required to don vests during arrests, they are sometimes caught off guard.
Tags: News, Police, New York City, Police Officer, Ny, Simonsen, Police Department (NYC, Brian (New York, Brian Simonsen, Bullet-Proof Clothing


Admiration Society: Joe Mantello and Stanley Whitney on the ’80s and the Evolution of Their Work

Two creative people in two different fields in one wide-ranging conversation. This time: the director and the artist.
Tags: Art, News, Theater, Ny, Whitney, Joe, Joe Mantello, Mantello, Stanley Whitney, Culture (Arts, Studio Museum in Harlem, Stanley (1946-, Lisson Gallery (Manhattan


It Could Save Their Lives. Why Don’t Detectives Always Wear It?

Detective Brian Simonsen had no bulletproof vest when he was killed last month. Though detectives are required to don vests during arrests, they are sometimes caught off guard.
Tags: News, Police, New York City, Police Officer, Ny, Simonsen, Police Department (NYC, Brian (New York, Brian Simonsen, Bullet-Proof Clothing


Daily Crunch: NVIDIA is buying Mellanox for $6.9B

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. NVIDIA to buy supercomputer chipmaker Mellanox for $6.9B, beating out Intel and Microsoft The news caps off what the media had reported as a bidding war between NVIDIA, Intel and Microsoft for the chipmaker now based out of San Jose but originally founded in Israel. The deal underscores ongoing consoli...
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Jury selection scheduled at NY slain runner retrial

NEW YORK (AP) — Jury selection is expected to start Tuesday at the retrial of a man accused of killing a runner near her family’s New York City home. Chanel (shuh-NEHL’) Lewis was accused of killing 30-year-old Karina Vetrano as she ran on a park trail in Howard Beach, Queens, in August 2016. Prosecutors say […]
Tags: New York, News, New York City, Ap, Nation, Ny, Howard Beach Queens, Karina Vetrano, NEHL Lewis