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New York City Rents Rise in October, Defying Typical Autumn Chill

  NEW YORK/ Nov. 15, 2018 (STL.News) The New York City rental market stayed hot in October, resisting the fall season’s typical cooldown, according to the October 2018 StreetEasy Market Reportsi. The StreetEasy Rent Indexii increased at its fastest annual pace since 2016 in Manhattan and Brooklyn — up 2.1 percent and 1.6 percent, respectively. … Continue reading New York City Rents Rise in October, Defying Typical Autumn Chill

NEW YORK | Correction: Lin-Manuel Miranda story

NEW YORK— In a story Nov. 11 about the MacDowell artist colony’s annual Chairman’s Evening, The Associated Press reported erroneously that “Hamilton” playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda would be speaking at the event in Manhattan next month with visual artist Carrie Mae Weems. Playwright Tony Kushner will be appearing with Weems. A corrected version of the story is … Continue reading NEW YORK | Correction: Lin-Manuel Miranda story

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Conviction Of Radio Talk Show Host Craig Carton For Securities And Wire Fraud

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today the conviction of CRAIG CARTON for securities fraud, wire fraud, and conspiracy to commit those offenses. CARTON’s co-defendant, Michael Wright, pled guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Stewart D. Aaron in September 2018 for his participation in … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Conviction Of Radio Talk Show Host Craig Carton For Securities And Wire Fraud

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces $2 Million Settlement Of Health Care Fraud Claims Against Metropolitan Retina Associates, Inc., And Dr. Kenneth Felder

Metropolitan Retina Associates and Dr. Felder Admit to Billing Medicare and Medicaid for Worthless and Unsubstantiated Imaging Studies of the Eye New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and Scott J. Lampert, Special Agent in Charge for the New York Office of Inspector General of … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces $2 Million Settlement Of Health Care Fraud Claims Against Metropolitan Retina Associates, Inc., And Dr. Kenneth Felder

New York News: TAN WEE BENG, Manhattan United States Attorney Announces Charges Against Owner And Director Of Singapore-Based Commodities Company For North Korea Sanctions Evasion And Money Laundering Offenses

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 unsealing of a superseding indictment against TAN WEE BENG, a/k/a “WB,” for conspiring to … Continue reading New York News: TAN WEE BENG, Manhattan United States Attorney Announces Charges Against Owner And Director Of Singapore-Based Commodities Company For North Korea Sanctions Evasion And Money Laundering Offenses

NEW YORK | Contestants accuse Mrs. America pageant CEO of racial bias

NEW YORK— Four contestants in this year’s Mrs. America pageant are calling for an apology from the pageant’s CEO over accusations he used racial slurs and stereotypes in a conversation. The four women, three African American and one white, spoke at a news conference Monday in Manhattan with lawyer Gloria Allred. They accuse David Marmel … Continue reading NEW YORK | Contestants accuse Mrs. America pageant CEO of racial bias

Contestants accuse Mrs. America pageant owner of racial bias

NEW YORK — Four contestants in this year’s Mrs. America pageant are calling for an apology from the pageant’s owner over accusations he used racial slurs and stereotypes in a conversation. The four women, three African American and one white, spoke at a news conference Monday in Manhattan with lawyer Gloria Allred. They accuse David … Continue reading Contestants accuse Mrs. America pageant owner of racial bias