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Fake heiress who dazzled New York elite sentenced to up to 12 years in prison

Posted on Friday, 10 May 2019 05:10 PM | No Comments
A German woman who posed as a wealthy heiress to scam boutique, New York hotels and fashionable friends was sentenced to four to 12 years in prison. Blinded by the...

Fatal, drug-resistant fungus targets hospital-bound New Yorkers

Posted on Wednesday, 10 April 2019 02:22 PM | No Comments
Doctors at the Nassau University Medical Center warned New Yorkers to take caution against a drug-resistant, sometimes fatal superbug fungus that has infected hundreds of people in the tri-state area...

New York orders mandatory measles vaccinations

Posted on Wednesday, 10 April 2019 12:12 PM | No Comments
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio declared a public health emergency in parts of Brooklyn in response to a measles outbreak. The declaration will require unvaccinated people living in...

Google to spend $1 billion on new campus in New York

Posted on Tuesday, 18 December 2018 10:01 AM | No Comments
  Alphabet Inc’s Google is investing more than $1 billion (USD) on a new campus in New York, becoming the second major technology company after Amazon to pick America’s financial capital...

Google workers walk out to protest office harassment, inequality

Posted on Friday, 2 November 2018 11:10 AM | No Comments
  Hundreds of Google employees and contractors in New York and Washington, D.C. staged brief midday walkouts on Thursday, (November 1) with more expected to follow at offices worldwide, amid...

Bomb threat greeted with skepticism by New Yorkers

Posted on Thursday, 25 October 2018 09:57 AM | No Comments
  In speaking to Reuters, New Yorkers took in stride the events in their city Wednesday (October 24) after police intercepted suspected bombs mailed to former U.S. President Barack Obama, former presidential...

NY, San Francisco, other U.S. cities celebrate gay pride

Posted on Monday, 25 June 2018 02:14 PM | No Comments
  Supporters of LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) rights took to the streets of San Francisco, New York, Minneapolis, and Seattle to celebrate Pride on Sunday (June 24). The festivities included...

New York bar serves up gold-dusted chicken wings

Posted on Tuesday, 12 June 2018 12:32 PM | No Comments
A New York restaurateur hopes to strike gold with foodies by elevating the chicken wing by dressing it up in the shimmering precious metal. Two Manhattan locations of “The Ainstworth”...

Governors of Florida, Georgia, Virginia and North Carolina declared states of emergency over record-breaking freeze

Posted on Thursday, 4 January 2018 11:33 PM | No Comments
A rare winter storm hit the U.S. southeast on Wednesday, bringing Florida’s capital its first snow in three decades and snarling travel, while New England braced for a “bombogenesis” blizzard...

Highlights of Saturday’s NBA games

Posted on Monday, 18 December 2017 09:12 AM | No Comments
Knicks 111, Thunder 96 Michael Beasley had 30 points on 11-of-18 shooting from the field to lead six New York players in double figures as the Knicks spoiled Carmelo Anthony’s...