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June 27, 2018 - 9:08 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old political novice running on a low budget and an unabashedly liberal platform, upset longtime U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley on Tuesday in the Democratic congressional primary in New York. The surprise victory by the community organizer in a district...
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June 14, 2018 - 1:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump Foundation says in a statement that a lawsuit filed against it by New York's attorney general is "politics at its very worst." The suit filed Thursday says President Donald Trump illegally used the charity to pay legal settlements related to his golf clubs, buy a painting...
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June 14, 2018 - 11:35 am
By JENNIFER PELTZ , Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's charitable foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses, legal bills and presidential campaign, New York's attorney general said Wednesday as she sued the charity, Trump and three of his children. The...
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June 05, 2018 - 12:31 pm
By COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Fashion designer Kate Spade was found dead in her apartment Tuesday in an apparent suicide, law enforcement officials said. The officials said housekeeping staff found her hanging inside her Park Avenue apartment at about 10:20 a.m. They said she...
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May 30, 2018 - 5:56 pm
By JENNIFER PELTZ , Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein was indicted Wednesday on rape and criminal sex act charges, furthering the first criminal case to arise from a slate of sexual misconduct allegations against the former movie mogul. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr...
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May 23, 2018 - 1:33 pm
By JAKE PEARSON , Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, is distancing himself from an associate in the taxi industry who pleaded guilty to tax fraud. Evgeny Freidman was dubbed the Taxi King of New York for managing cab fleets for investors...
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May 08, 2018 - 4:24 pm
By COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZ , Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Less than three months ago, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman went before the news cameras to announce a lawsuit accusing movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and his former studio of abusing and intimidating a multitude of...
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