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NEW YORK | Cuomo cruises past Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary

NEW YORK — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo easily beat back a primary challenge from activist and actress Cynthia Nixon on Thursday, thwarting her attempt to become the latest insurgent liberal to knock off an establishment Democrat. Cuomo, who always led in the polls and outspent his rival more than 8 to 1, seldom mentioned … Continue reading NEW YORK | Cuomo cruises past Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary

NEW YORK | Cuomo easily defeats Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary

NEW YORK — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo easily beat back a primary challenge from activist and actress Cynthia Nixon on Thursday, thwarting her attempt to become the latest insurgent liberal to knock off an establishment Democrat. Cuomo, who always led in the polls and outspent his rival more than 8 to 1, seldom mentioned … Continue reading NEW YORK | Cuomo easily defeats Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary

NEW YORK | MLB commemorates 9/11 anniversary with ballpark ceremonies

NEW YORK— In a way, Don Mattingly was about as far from the hustle and bustle of downtown New York City as an ex-ballplayer could be on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001. The former New York Yankees captain was cleaning out stalls on his horse farm in Indiana when he heard the horrible news … Continue reading NEW YORK | MLB commemorates 9/11 anniversary with ballpark ceremonies

Marriott International Celebrates Groundbreaking Of $500 Million Ritz-Carlton New York, NoMad

BETHESDA, Md./ Sept. 5, 2018 (STL.News)– Marriott International and luxury development firm Flag Luxury Group today celebrated the start of construction on The Ritz-Carlton New York, NoMad in Manhattan’s vibrant NoMad neighborhood. The luxury hotel is expected to open in 2021. “Once complete, this exciting project will become a landmark hotel in one of New … Continue reading Marriott International Celebrates Groundbreaking Of $500 Million Ritz-Carlton New York, NoMad

NEW YORK | AP sources: Cohen pleading to bank, campaign finance fraud

NEW YORK— Michael Cohen, the personal lawyer and “fixer” who once said he would “take a bullet” for Donald Trump, struck a deal with prosecutors to plead guilty Tuesday to charges including campaign finance fraud, bank fraud and tax evasion, according to two people familiar with the plea bargain. It was not clear if the … Continue reading NEW YORK | AP sources: Cohen pleading to bank, campaign finance fraud

MANHATTAN, Kan | Stonestreet makes video of Kansas State recruiting trip

MANHATTAN, Kan — “Modern Family” star Eric Stonestreet is making a tongue-in-cheek video series chronicling his recruiting visit to the Kansas State football program. The 46-year-old Kansas State graduate says on Twitter that a lot of people are asking him what he will do after the 10th year of playing the character Cameron Tucker on … Continue reading MANHATTAN, Kan | Stonestreet makes video of Kansas State recruiting trip

New York News: Congressman Christopher Collins And Others Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Insider Trading And Lying To Federal Law Enforcement Agents

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. Sweeney Jr., the Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), announced today the arrests of CHRISTOPHER COLLINS, a Congressman representing the 27th District of New York, CAMERON … Continue reading New York News: Congressman Christopher Collins And Others Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Insider Trading And Lying To Federal Law Enforcement Agents

NEW YORK | The Latest: Judge calls for end to NY political corruption

NEW YORK — The Latest on the sentencing hearing for former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver (all times local): 4:10 A federal judge who sentenced one of New York’s longtime Democratic power brokers to seven years in prison says political corruption in New York state “has to stop.” U.S. District Judge Valerie Caproni in … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Judge calls for end to NY political corruption