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False alarm prompts massive police presence at NY hospital

BRONXVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Police rushed to a suburban hospital late Sunday after two patients reported seeing a man with a shotgun, but after hours of searching and reviewing security camera footage, officials concluded it was a false alarm. “There are no victims and at this point, we don’t believe there was a suspect in … Continue reading False alarm prompts massive police presence at NY hospital

MANHATTAN, Kan | No. 18 K-State beats Oklahoma 68-53, wins share of Big 12

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kamau Stokes scored 19 points and No. 18 Kansas State clinched a share of the Big 12 regular-season title with a 68-53 victory over Oklahoma on Saturday night. Barry Brown added 15 points and Dean Wade had 11 as the Wildcats (24-7, 14-4) finished atop the conference for the second time … Continue reading MANHATTAN, Kan | No. 18 K-State beats Oklahoma 68-53, wins share of Big 12

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Charges Against Leaders Of “OneCoin,” A Multibillion-Dollar Pyramid Scheme Involving The Sale Of A Fraudulent Cryptocurrency

Current Leader Konstantin Ignatov Arrested at Los Angeles International Airport New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Cyrus R. Vance Jr., the District Attorney for the County of New York, John R. Tafur, the Special Agent in Charge of the Newark Field Office of the … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Charges Against Leaders Of “OneCoin,” A Multibillion-Dollar Pyramid Scheme Involving The Sale Of A Fraudulent Cryptocurrency

Police: After jail, Taylor Swift’s stalker breaks in again

NEW YORK(AP)  — A man recently jailed for breaking into Taylor Swift‘s New York City townhouse was arrested early Thursday after, police say, he did it again. Roger Alvarado, 23, of Homestead, Florida, climbed a ladder and smashed a glass door to get inside the pop star’s pad around 2:30 a.m., police said. No one … Continue reading Police: After jail, Taylor Swift’s stalker breaks in again

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Files Fraud Suit Against Three Painting Contractors For Lying About Disadvantaged Business Participation On Federal Projects

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Douglas Shoemaker, regional Special Agent-in-Charge of the United States Department of Transportation Office of Inspector General (“USDOT-OIG”), Margaret Garnett, the Commissioner of the New York City Department of Investigation (“DOI”), and Barry L. Kluger, Inspector General of the … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Files Fraud Suit Against Three Painting Contractors For Lying About Disadvantaged Business Participation On Federal Projects

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Charges Against Former NYC Department Of Homeless Services Police Sergeant For Violating The Constitutional Rights Of NYC Resident

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and Margaret Garnett, the Commissioner of the New York City Department of Investigation (“DOI”), announced today the unsealing of a criminal complaint charging CORDELL FITTS, a former New York City Department of Homeless Services (“DHS”) police sergeant, in … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Charges Against Former NYC Department Of Homeless Services Police Sergeant For Violating The Constitutional Rights Of NYC Resident

Police: Taylor Swift stalker re-arrested

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a man who served jail time for breaking into Taylor Swift’s Manhattan townhouse has been arrested for doing it again. Roger Alvarado of Homestead, Florida was arrested around 2:30 a.m. Thursday after he allegedly climbed a ladder to a second-floor patio and smashed a glass door to get inside. No one … Continue reading Police: Taylor Swift stalker re-arrested

Witness: Driver in train-car crash was fleeing earlier crash

WESTBURY, N.Y. / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) A witness told police that the driver who caused a deadly crash by trying to go around a lowered railroad gate on New York’s Long Island was fleeing the scene of an earlier crash, a police official said Wednesday. “The witness said that individual was involved in an accident … Continue reading Witness: Driver in train-car crash was fleeing earlier crash

3 people killed in train-vehicle collision on Long Island

WESTBURY, N.Y. (AP) — Two commuter trains traveling in opposite directions collided with a vehicle on the tracks in Westbury, killing all three occupants in the vehicle before one of the trains derailed and tore into a concrete platform Tuesday night, according to officials. Nassau County Police Chief Patrick Ryder said the vehicle was “trying … Continue reading 3 people killed in train-vehicle collision on Long Island

Seinfeld sues California classic car dealer over ’58 Porsche

NEW YORK (AP) — Jerry Seinfeld sued a California dealer in classic cars Monday, saying the company has left the comedian stranded in a dispute over whether a 1958 Porsche he sold is authentic. Seinfeld sought unspecified damages in his lawsuit in Manhattan federal court from European Collectibles of Costa Mesa, California. “Mr. Steinfeld, who … Continue reading Seinfeld sues California classic car dealer over ’58 Porsche

When Reality is Better than TV: Star Brokers List Park Avenue Duplex With Celebrity Interior Designer

  NEW YORK/ FEBRUARY 25, 2019 (STL.News) An Upper East Side, pre-war duplex at 895 Park Avenue returns to the market following a contemporary revival by celebrity interior design and luxury home staging firm, Interior Marketing Group (IMG). Led by Founder and President Cheryl Eisen, IMG designs luxury properties above $5M for A-list sellers and … Continue reading When Reality is Better than TV: Star Brokers List Park Avenue Duplex With Celebrity Interior Designer

MANHATTAN, Kan. | No. 23 K-State dominates Oklahoma State 85-46

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — There was a possibility of Kansas State overlooking Oklahoma State on Saturday with a huge matchup with Kansas looming Monday night. The Wildcats were ready to play overmatching the Cowboys from the opening tip in an 85-46 victory. “I got on our guys this morning because our shoot around didn’t have … Continue reading MANHATTAN, Kan. | No. 23 K-State dominates Oklahoma State 85-46

NEW YORK | Report: Kushner family firm pays $1.1B for 6,000 apartments

NEW YORK (AP) — The real estate firm run by White House adviser Jared Kushner‘s family has pulled off its biggest deal in more than a decade. Kushner Cos. paid $1.1 billion for a portfolio of about 6,000 apartments in Maryland and Virginia that had been owned by Lone Star Funds, according to a story … Continue reading NEW YORK | Report: Kushner family firm pays $1.1B for 6,000 apartments

Lightstone Closes $187 Million Refinancing for ARC

  LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y./ Feb. 11, 2019 (STL.News) National real estate investor and developer Lightstone today announced the close of $187 million in financing from Citibank for ARC, a 428-unit luxury rental property in the Dutch Kills section of Long Island City, New York. The building, which offers over 50,000 square feet of indoor … Continue reading Lightstone Closes $187 Million Refinancing for ARC

New York News: HAJI ABDUL SATAR ABDUL MANAF, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Extradition Of OFAC- Sanctioned Afghan Man For Narco-Terrorism Offenses

Haji Abdul Satar Abdul Manaf is Charged with Attempting to Send Hundreds of Kilograms of Heroin for Distribution in New York City with Financial Benefit to the Haqqani Network and the Taliban New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and Christopher Tersigni, Special Agent in … Continue reading New York News: HAJI ABDUL SATAR ABDUL MANAF, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Extradition Of OFAC- Sanctioned Afghan Man For Narco-Terrorism Offenses

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces New Agreement For Fundamental Reform At NYCHA

Administrative Agreement Requires NYCHA to Remedy Living Conditions under Supervision of a Federal Monitor and Obligates New York City to Provide $1.2 Billion in New Capital Funding over the Next Five Years as Well as Other Monies  New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York (“SDNY”), … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces New Agreement For Fundamental Reform At NYCHA

New York News: Three Members Of Trafficking Organization Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Racketeering, Sex Trafficking, And Narcotics Offenses

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), and James P. O’Neill, the Commissioner of the New York City Police Department (“NYPD”), announced the unsealing today of an … Continue reading New York News: Three Members Of Trafficking Organization Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Racketeering, Sex Trafficking, And Narcotics Offenses

New York News: Anthony Bland, Former Division I Men’s Basketball Coach, Pleads Guilty In Manhattan Federal Court To Bribery

Bland, a Former University of Southern California Men’s Basketball Coach, Pled Guilty to Accepting a Cash Bribe in Return for Steering College Players on His Team to Corrupt Financial Advisers New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that ANTHONY BLAND, a/k/a “Tony,” a … Continue reading New York News: Anthony Bland, Former Division I Men’s Basketball Coach, Pleads Guilty In Manhattan Federal Court To Bribery

New York News: Second Bronx Gang Member, KAREEM DAVIS Arrested And Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With 2011 Murder Of Bolivia Beck

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, James P. O’Neill, the Commissioner of the New York City Police Department (“NYPD”), and Raymond P. Donovan, the Special Agent in Charge of the New York Field Division of the Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”), announced today that KAREEM … Continue reading New York News: Second Bronx Gang Member, KAREEM DAVIS Arrested And Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With 2011 Murder Of Bolivia Beck

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Bank Secrecy Act Charges Against Kansas Broker Dealer

Charge to Be Deferred For Two Years Under an Agreement Requiring Central States Capital Market to Admit Its Conduct and Pay Penalty of $400,000 New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced criminal charges against Central States Capital Markets, LLC (“CSCM”), consisting of one felony … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Bank Secrecy Act Charges Against Kansas Broker Dealer

NEW YORK | Crew member of Starz series ‘Power’ hit, killed at shoot

NEW YORK — A production assistant on the Starz network drama series “Power” has been struck and killed by a vehicle while setting up traffic cones for a film production in Brooklyn. Police say 63-year-old Pedro Jimenez, of Manhattan, was pronounced dead at a hospital following the accident just before 4:30 a.m. Monday in the … Continue reading NEW YORK | Crew member of Starz series ‘Power’ hit, killed at shoot

MANHATTAN, Kan | K-State coach Snyder retiring after 27 seasons, 215 wins

MANHATTAN, Kan — Bill Snyder already was considered the architect of the greatest turnaround in college football history before he decided to return from a three-year retirement to resurrect Kansas State again. Now, the 79-year-old coach is heading back into retirement. Snyder decided to step away Sunday after 27 seasons on the sideline, ending a … Continue reading MANHATTAN, Kan | K-State coach Snyder retiring after 27 seasons, 215 wins

MANHATTAN, Kan | AP source: K-State coach Snyder retiring after 27 seasons

MANHATTAN, Kan— Bill Snyder already was considered the architect of the greatest turnaround in college football history before he decided to return from a three-year retirement to resurrect Kansas State again. Now, the 79-year-old coach is heading back into retirement. Snyder decided to step away Sunday after 27 seasons on the sideline, a person familiar … Continue reading MANHATTAN, Kan | AP source: K-State coach Snyder retiring after 27 seasons

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Distribution Of More Than $695 Million To Victims Of Madoff Ponzi Scheme

Payments Are the Third Distribution in a Series of Payments That Together Will Constitute the Largest Payment of Forfeited Funds in the History of the Department of Justice’s Victim Compensation Program New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Distribution Of More Than $695 Million To Victims Of Madoff Ponzi Scheme

New York News: Bronx Men Plead Guilty In Manhattan Federal Court To Explosives Charges

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that CHRISTIAN TORO and TYLER TORO pled guilty to manufacturing and possessing a destructive device, and conspiring to do so, in connection with their stockpiling of explosive materials and manufacture of a destructive device. Both defendants pled … Continue reading New York News: Bronx Men Plead Guilty In Manhattan Federal Court To Explosives Charges

NEW YORK | Police: Chain reaction caused fiery crash on Brooklyn Bridge

NEW YORK — An auto wreck on the Brooklyn Bridge killed one person Wednesday and sparked a fire that engulfed three vehicles and cut off a key New York City artery at the start of the morning commuting rush on one of the busiest travel days of the year. The fiery 7 a.m. crash on … Continue reading NEW YORK | Police: Chain reaction caused fiery crash on Brooklyn Bridge

NEW YORK | Fiery rush-hour Brooklyn Bridge crash kills 1, closes span

NEW YORK— An auto wreck on the Brooklyn Bridge killed one person Wednesday and sparked a fire that engulfed three vehicles and cut off a key New York City artery at the start of the morning commuting rush on one of the busiest travel days of the year. The fiery 7 a.m. crash on the … Continue reading NEW YORK | Fiery rush-hour Brooklyn Bridge crash kills 1, closes span

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Criminal Charges Against Société Générale S.A. For Violations Of The

Bank to Pay Total Penalties of more than $1.3 Billion as part of Resolution with Federal and State Prosecutors and Regulators New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, James D. Robnett, the Special Agent in Charge of the New York Field Office of the Internal … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Criminal Charges Against Société Générale S.A. For Violations Of The

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