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New York City: Largest city in the United States
New York City (NYC), officially known as the City of New York and often called simply New York (NY), is the most populous city in the United States. With an estimated 2018 population of 8,398,748 distributed over about 302.6 square miles (784 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the U.S. state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, the largest metropolitan area in the world by urban landmass and one of the world's most populous megacities. New York City has been described as the cultural capital of the world, and exerts a significant impact upon commerce, entertainment, research, technology, education, politics, tourism, art, fashion, and sports. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy.

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Weinstein found guilty of sexual assault, rape, in victory for #MeToo movement

Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein was convicted of sexual assault and rape in a New York court on Monday and taken off to jail in handcuffs, a victory for the #MeToo movement that inspired women..
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In victory for #MeToo movement, Weinstein found guilty of sexual assault, rape

Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein was convicted of sexual assault and rape in a New York court on Monday and taken off to jail in handcuffs, a victory for the #MeToo movement that inspired women..
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Weinstein Is Guilty In New York [Video]Weinstein Is Guilty In New York

Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein has been in the spotlight for rape over the past few years. Weinstein was officially convicted of sexual assault and rape in a New York court on Monday. Reuters..

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Weinstein convicted of rape in milestone verdict [Video]Weinstein convicted of rape in milestone verdict

Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein was convicted of sexual assault and rape by a New York jury on Monday and handcuffed in court, a milestone verdict for the #MeToo movement that inspired women to..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 03:13Published

Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty of Rape and Criminal Sexual Assault in New York Trial | THR News [Video]Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty of Rape and Criminal Sexual Assault in New York Trial | THR News

A jury of 12 men and women has convicted former movie mogul Harvey Weinstein guilty on two of the five potential criminal charges he faced in his New York County trial.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:27Published

Crosshairs on Weinstein's back -Defense lawyer [Video]Crosshairs on Weinstein's back -Defense lawyer

A lawyer for Weinstein, Arthur Aidala, told reporters it was "ridiculous" that Weinstein had many crosshairs on his back and said the defense team would be "asking for bail pending appeal."

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:49Published

Weinstein survivors 'were heard' -NY District Attorney [Video]Weinstein survivors 'were heard' -NY District Attorney

After Harvey Weinstein was convicted of sexual assault and rape by a New York jury, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance told reporters "rape is rape'" and referred to it as the "new landscape for..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:33Published

Schumer is 'guilty' of spending thousands on cheesecake [Video]Schumer is 'guilty' of spending thousands on cheesecake

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer responded to reports on Sunday (February 23) that he has spent more than eight thousand dollars in the past decade on New York-based Junior's Cheesecake.

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Amazon criticized for 'Hunters', anti-Semitic books [Video]Amazon criticized for 'Hunters', anti-Semitic books

The Auschwitz Memorial criticized Amazon on Sunday for fictitious depictions of the Holocaust in its Prime series "Hunters" and for selling books of Nazi propaganda.

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Bloomberg offers to release 3 women from non-disclosures [Video]Bloomberg offers to release 3 women from non-disclosures

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said on Friday that his company has identified three women bound by non-disclosure agreements regarding his past conduct and that they would be..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:15Published

Weinstein jury deadlocked on most serious sexual assault charges [Video]Weinstein jury deadlocked on most serious sexual assault charges

The jury in Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault trial in New York said on Friday they were deadlocked on the most serious criminal charges and suggested they were unanimous on the others leveled against..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:21Published

Democratic candidates make final bid for Nevada votes [Video]Democratic candidates make final bid for Nevada votes

Democratic candidates and volunteers are canvasing Nevada in cars, on foot, and even on horseback a day before the state holds a nominating contest in the 2020 race for the White House. This report..

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Baby Yoda toy makes its big debut [Video]Baby Yoda toy makes its big debut

A new Baby Yoda doll, based on The Child character from the Disney+ series 'The Mandalorian,' proved more than ready for its closeup at a New York press event Thursday. Lisa Bernhard has more.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:18Published

'So how was your night last night?': Bloomberg jokes after debate [Video]'So how was your night last night?': Bloomberg jokes after debate

Speaking in Salt Lake City after a bruising presidential debate, 2020 Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg on Thursday made a joke to the crowd and then said he is 'worried' that the party could end..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:00Published

Jurors Third Day Of Deliberations, Weinstein Trial [Video]Jurors Third Day Of Deliberations, Weinstein Trial

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jurors weighing rape and sexual assault charges against former movie producer Harvey Weinstein began their third day of deliberations in criminal court in Manhattan on Thursday...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Pacino turns Nazi hunter in TV series debut for Amazon [Video]Pacino turns Nazi hunter in TV series debut for Amazon

The 79-year-old stars in "Hunters", a series about a band of Nazi hunters in New York in the 1970s, inspired by a true story.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:59Published

Stocks High On China Stimulus Hopes [Video]Stocks High On China Stimulus Hopes

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The S&P 500 and Nasdaq rose to record closing highs on Wednesday as optimism that China would take more measures to prop up its economy eased concerns about the economic impact of..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Bloomberg to make debut on 2020 debate stage [Video]Bloomberg to make debut on 2020 debate stage

Michael Bloomberg will make a high-risk debut on the Democratic debate stage in Nevada on Wednesday, joining five presidential rivals who have been eagerly awaiting their chance to confront the..

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Dish loses fewer pay TV customers [Video]Dish loses fewer pay TV customers

Dish Network lost fewer pay-TV subscribers in the latest quarter. As Fred Katayama reports, the satellite TV provider also posted profit that easily beat expectations.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:19Published

After Sprint deal, T-Mobile eyes U.S. top spot [Video]After Sprint deal, T-Mobile eyes U.S. top spot

Deutsche Telekom's T-Mobile is eyeing top spot in the U.S. market after its deal to take over Sprint was cleared by judges. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:23Published

Billionaire Bloomberg says he'll sell if he wins election [Video]Billionaire Bloomberg says he'll sell if he wins election

Michael Bloomberg announced he would sell his company Bloomberg LP, the financial information company that made him a billionaire, if he is elected to the White House in November. Libby Hogan reports.

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Weinstein Trial Jury Deliberates [Video]Weinstein Trial Jury Deliberates

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The jury in former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial began deliberations on Tuesday on charges that could send him to prison for life, in a case that has become a..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published

Pete Davidson jokes about rehab stint during stand-up show [Video]Pete Davidson jokes about rehab stint during stand-up show

The Saturday Night Live star confirmed he checked into a rehab facility while performing at Caroline's on Broadway, New York on Sunday.

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After a Four Seasons breakfast, Harvey Weinstein heads to dank New York jail

Harvey Weinstein's day began with expensive coffee and Acqua Panna mineral water at a breakfast meeting with his lawyers in a Four Seasons hotel near Manhattan's criminal courts.
Reuters - Published

After conviction, Weinstein has roadmap for appeal

Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein's conviction on charges of sexual assault and rape marks the end of his New York trial, but is likely the beginning of a long legal battle in the appeals..
Reuters - Published

Former Hollywood producer Weinstein convicted of sexual assault, rape, held in custody

Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein was convicted of sexual assault and rape by a New York jury on Monday and handcuffed in court, a milestone verdict for the #MeToo movement that inspired women to..
Reuters - Published

Weinstein convicted of sexual assault, acquitted of being a serial predator: New York jury

Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein was convicted of sexual assault by a New York jury on Monday, a victory for the #MeToo movement that inspired women to go public with misconduct allegations..
Reuters - Published

Weinstein jury back to work with signs of split

Jurors at Harvey Weinstein's New York City rape trial are set to resume deliberations after signaling they are at odds on the top charges in the closely watched #MeToo case. (Feb. 24)  
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Child sexual abuse survivors deal with bankruptcy, old evidence after laws extend statute of limitations

Laws such as New York's Child Victims Act extend statute of limitations for lawsuits by sex abuse victims against Boy Scouts and the Catholic church.
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Hero in Hanukkah attack declining $20K reward over Zionism

hero in hanukkah attack declining $20k reward over zionism
An Orthodox Jewish man credited as a hero for attacking a knife-wielding man who stabbed five people during a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City is refusing to take a $20,000 reward from..
WorldNews - Published

Weinstein jury deadlocked on most serious sexual assault charges

The jury in Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault trial in New York said on Friday they were deadlocked on the most serious criminal charges and suggested they were unanimous on the others leveled against..
Reuters - Published

Michael Bloomberg agrees to release three women from nondisclosure agreements his firm signed over comments he made

The statement from Mike Bloomberg comes days after the former New York City mayor was slammed about the agreements by Democratic rivals in the Las Vegas debate.
USATODAY.com - Published

BTS greeted by screaming fans in New York

K-pop band BTS were greeted by hundreds of fans lining New York's Rockefeller Plaza as they were interviewed on NBC's "Today" show. (Feb. 21)  
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Battered by Dem debate, Bloomberg doubles down

Analysts say New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg has to find better defenses for his record on race and gender issues as he hits the campaign trail heading to Super Tuesday. (Feb. 21)  
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Robbery looks unlikely as motive in rapper Pop Smoke's death, police say

The home-invasion death of up-and-coming New York rapper Pop Smoke does not appear to be part of a robbery, police said Thursday.
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'To Kill a Mockingbird' to play in Madison Square Garden

Madison Square Garden is inviting approximately 18,000 New York City students to see Broadway play, "To Kill a Mockingbird." It marks the first time the legendary arena will host a play. (Feb. 21)
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He was his own best client: Sy Sperling, founder of Hair Club for Men, dies at 78

The businessman, who started in New York selling swimming pools, died a late-night commercial icon.
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Hinds: The band who answered The Strokes' last-minute call

A crazy week in the world of Spanish act Hinds, who are on the road with the New York indie icons.
BBC News - Published

Jurors in Weinstein trial focus on 'Sopranos' actress Sciorra

New York jurors weighing rape and sexual assault charges against former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein ended their third day of deliberations by asking on Thursday to review testimony from actress..
Reuters - Published

Warren doubles down on criticizing Bloomberg as U.S Democrats sprint to Super Tuesday

A debate-stage scrap between Michael Bloomberg and Elizabeth Warren spilled onto the Democratic campaign trail on Thursday as the former New York mayor sought to move past his rocky debate debut and..
Reuters - Published

FERC rules clean energy must pay higher market price in New York

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Thursday issued a suite of orders that will require subsidized energy storage and renewable power resource providers to meet a price floor in New York..
Reuters - Published

Michael Bloomberg was confronted about sexism claims at the Nevada Democratic debate. How could they affect his campaign?

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is having to answer for numerous claims of sexism and a hostile work environment.
USATODAY.com - Published

Bloomberg campaigns in Utah after first debate

One day after his first appearance in a Democratic presidential debate, former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg took his campaign to Salt Lake City. (Feb. 20)  
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Bus catches fire on NJ highway

A commuter bus carrying passengers into New York City caught fire on a New Jersey highway early Thursday. No injuries were reported. (Feb. 20)  
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Elizabeth Warren Says Mike Bloomberg Will Drop Another $100 Million 'to Erase America's Memory' of His Debate Performance

elizabeth warren says mike bloomberg will drop another $100 million 'to erase america's memory' of his debate performance
Democratic presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren continued to go after billionaire Mike Bloomberg after the conclusion of the ninth Democratic primary debate, suggesting that the former New..
WorldNews - Published

What we know about where things stand with the NFL CBA negotiations

Another round of the NFL's collective bargaining agreement meetings are underway in New York City. Here's what we know so far.
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The Computer Scientist Responsible For Cut, Copy, and Paste, Has Passed Away

the computer scientist responsible for cut, copy, and paste, has passed away
The advent of the personal computer wasn’t just about making these powerful machines available to everyone, it was also about making them accessible and usable, even for those lacking a computer..
WorldNews - Published

Bloomberg, Sanders take hits at Democratic debate: A.M. News Links

bloomberg, sanders take hits at democratic debate: a.m. news links
Barbs aimed at Sanders, Bloomberg Former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg suffered a punishing welcome and Sen. Bernie Sanders was bludgeoned with criticism as an animated cast of rival candidates spent..
WorldNews - Published

Democrats attack Michael Bloomberg in fiery Las Vegas debate

democrats attack michael bloomberg in fiery las vegas debate
The gloves were off at the Democratic debate in Las Vegas on Wednesday night as candidates exchanged scathing insults in an attempt to win nomination and run against current President Donald Trump in..
WorldNews - Published

Bloomberg bash at debate may give Democratic rivals new life

Most of the fire at the Democratic presidential debate in Nevada on Wednesday was aimed at the newcomer on the stage, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Reuters - Published

Jaishankar holds 'very good meeting' with German counterpart; discusses counter-terrorism

Jaishankar, who also inaugurated the Indian pavilion at the Berlin International Film Festival, thanked the German Foreign Minister for his country's "strong support" for the expanded India-EU..
IndiaTimes - Published

'People need to speak their truth': Even with Gerrit Cole in the room, Yankees players continue to rip Astros

The Yankees lost to the Astros in the ALCS in 2017 and 2019, and New York's players continue to vent their frustrations about the scandal that has rocked baseball.
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Jury selection begins in 'The Jinx' murder trial of Robert Durst

Jury selection began on Wednesday in the Los Angeles murder trial of Robert Durst, the ailing New York real estate scion whose arrest prosecutors say was hastened by his confession to multiple killings..
Reuters - Published

Rapper Pop Smoke dead at 20, music world mourns 'unexpected and tragic loss'

New York rapper Pop Smoke was shot and killed in a home invasion Wednesday morning, according to reports.
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Weinstein arrives for day 2 of jury deliberations

Harvey Weinstein arrived at a New York City courthouse Wednesday as jurors returned for a second day of deliberations in the rape trail that could send him to prison for the rest of his life. (Feb...
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Michael Bloomberg is not the candidate who can beat Donald Trump

Michael Bloomberg is trying to hide his Republican New York City mayoral record.
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#Election2020: Quality Patient Care is the New Social Justice Imperative

#Election2020: Quality Patient Care is the New Social Justice Imperative Former New York Mayor, Mike Bloomberg is vetting voters in his campaign for presidency. To date, his campaigns’ focus is on..
WorldNews - Published

Opinion: Trump’s pardons demonstrate his belief that white-collar crime isn’t real crime

opinion: trump’s pardons demonstrate his belief that white-collar crime isn’t real crime
Associated Press Financier Michael Milken Presidents have an unlimited supply of “Get Out of Jail Free” cards. Donald Trump handed out a bunch of them Tuesday, pardoning or commuting the sentences..
WorldNews - Published

Weinstein's legal problems extend beyond New York criminal trial

A New York jury began deliberations on Tuesday in the rape trial of former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Regardless of the verdict, Weinstein's legal problems are far from over.
Reuters - Published

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