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NEW YORK | Protesters nationwide seek to protect Russia investigation

NEW YORK— Protesters have converged in cities nationwide to call for the protection of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into potential coordination between Russia and President Donald Trump’s campaign. Several hundred demonstrators gathered Thursday in New York’s Times Square and chanted slogans including “Hands off Mueller” and “Nobody’s above the law” before marching downtown. They … Continue reading NEW YORK | Protesters nationwide seek to protect Russia investigation

NEW YORK | Hundreds demonstrate to protect Russia investigation

NEW YORK — A protest in New York City has drawn several hundred people calling for the protection of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into potential coordination between Russia and President Donald Trump’s campaign. The protesters gathered in Times Square on Thursday night and chanted slogans including “Hands off Mueller” and “Nobody’s above the law” … Continue reading NEW YORK | Hundreds demonstrate to protect Russia investigation

MANILA, Philippines | Manila court OKs US request for terror suspect’s extradition

MANILA, Philippines — A Philippine court has granted a U.S. government request for the extradition of a Filipino doctor suspected by U.S. authorities of being an Islamic State group sympathizer and plotting bombings and shootings at New York City concert venues, subway stations and Times Square. Presiding Judge Rosalyn Mislos-Loja granted the U.S. request in … Continue reading MANILA, Philippines | Manila court OKs US request for terror suspect’s extradition

WASHINGTON | The center of the Milky Way is teeming with black holes

WASHINGTON | April 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) A stronomers have discovered that the center of our galaxy is teeming with black holes, sort of like a Times Square for strange super gravity objects. For decades, scientists theorized that circling in the center of galaxies were lots of stellar black holes . Those are collapsed giant stars where … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The center of the Milky Way is teeming with black holes

Mariah Carey makes it through Times Square set unscathed

NEW YORK/January 1, 2018   (AP)(STL.News) —Happy New Year, Mariah Carey. The pop singer made it through her performance on “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” cleanly this year after bungling it last year. She sang her 1990s hits “Vision of Love” and “Hero” on Sunday night in Times Square, where revellers braved frigid temperatures … Continue reading Mariah Carey makes it through Times Square set unscathed

The Latest: Times Square New Year ‘a beautiful experience’

NEW YORK  /December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the New Year’s Eve celebration in New York’s Times Square (all times local): 12:20 a.m. New Year’s reveler Colleen Keenan says the celebration in frigid Times Square is “a beautiful experience” and “there’s nothing like it.” Kennan and her son braved temperatures of only 10 … Continue reading The Latest: Times Square New Year ‘a beautiful experience’

Crystal ball drops in frigid Times Square to mark 2018

NEW YORK /December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The glittering crystal ball dropped with a burst of confetti and dazzling fireworks as revelers rang in 2018 in frigid Times Square — the second-coldest celebration there on record. It was only 10 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 12 Celsius) in the city, and the celebration was less crowded than … Continue reading Crystal ball drops in frigid Times Square to mark 2018

The Latest: Mariah Carey makes it through Times Square set

NEW YORK /December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the New Year’s Eve celebration in New York’s Times Square (all times local): 11:50 p.m. Mariah Carey has made it through her set on “Dick Clark‘s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” this year after bungling it last year. Carey had technical difficulties during … Continue reading The Latest: Mariah Carey makes it through Times Square set