Scheduling snafu or straight-up steamroll? Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio were both scheduled to speak in front of the New York state Democratic delegation Thursday morning in... To view the full story, click the title l...
Did you know that if you conceive a child as a result of rape, your rapist could still have parental rights? Twenty-three U.S. states currently require a conviction to terminate parental rights, including New York and California, while 15 states have no laws set in place at all. If you ... More »
Vehicle rental company penalized 5,000 New York consumers from 2011 through 2015, according to state attorney general
New York Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick stated Thursday morning he's relieved the drawn-out contract stalemate with the franchise is finally over and compared his first day back at the team facility like a kid's first day at school. Manish...Show More Summary
State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby dropped all remaining charges against the three Baltimore police officers still awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray -- a decision she called "agonizing." [New York Times] Judge Paul L. Friedman (D.D.C.) ordered the release of John W. Show More Summary
In Matt Turck‘s recent blog post about the state of NYC’s tech sector, he wrote: The New York data and AI community, in particular, keeps getting stronger. Facebook’s AI department is anchored in New York by Yann LeCun, one of the fathers of deep learning. IBM Watson’s global headquarter is in NYC. When Slack decided […]
BLOOMFIELD, New York (JULY 25, 2016) -Since its introduction in January, Crosman Corporation’s Benjamin® Pioneer Airbow® has captured the attention of rifle hunters The post Crosman Response to ATA Position State On Airbows appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
I hear them bells when they're off, I hear them in my sleep, I hear them when I lay down,' says Victor, an ice cream truck vendor who parks near Williamsburg's East River State Park in New York City. YouTube link (thanks Cora) The Presurfer
As government’s grip tightens in Turkey, Erdogan begins rounding up journalists [New York Times, Jonathan Turley on aftermath of coup attempt] German court fines man $2,480 for comparing state politician’s IQ to that of “a piece of toast”...Show More Summary
We read about various conflicted communities in which the locals did not side with the rest of their state during the Civil War, but Town Line, New York, was a puzzling outlier. This town is nowhere near the South- it’s near the Canadian border, just east of Buffalo. Show More Summary
by Tricia Romano In a ceremonial and symbolic move, the state of Vermont passed on its vote until Senator Sanders appeared. Sanders then moved to cast all 22 votes for Clinton. The New York Times has the video. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Donald Trump said that he “hoped Russia had hacked Hillary Clinton’s email, essentially encouraging an adversarial foreign power’s cyberspying on a secretary of state’s correspondence,” the New York Times reports. Said Trump: “Russia, if you’re listening, I hope you’re able [...]
Burberry filed a lawsuit on Tuesday with the Southern District of New York against rapper and producer Burberry Perry for trademark infringement and dilution. Official court documents state his real name is Perry Moise; he chose "Burberry" as part of his stage... Continue reading
A number of states - including Massachusetts and New York - mandate public reporting of mortality outcomes following certain cardiac procedures. While such reporting was originally intended to increase transparency and improve quality...Show More Summary
This week in art news: Gagosian Gallery agreed to pay $4.28 million in back taxes to the state of New York, Jeff Koons laid off 15 studio workers who were attempting to unionize, and Florentijn Hofman unveiled a giant bear sculpture made of conifer tree branches.
The State University of New York at Albany has canceled a basketball game at Duke University. Officials say the game would violate New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's ban on nonessential travel to North Carolina, a ban enacted because of a state law requiring individuals to use the bathroom matching the gender on their birth certificate in government buildings.
It’s against the law to run a puppet show in a window, and other NYC laws that may have outlived their purpose [Dean Balsamini, New York Post] L’Etat, c’est Maura Healey: Massachusetts Attorney General unilaterally rewrites state’s laws to ban more guns [Charles Cooke, National Review] Appeal to Sen. Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton just made history in Philadelphia. The former secretary of State and New York Senator has won enough delegates to become the official 2016 presidential nominee of the Democratic Party. The results of the 2016 DNC roll call have transformed Hillary Clinton from presumptive nominee to the first female presidential nominee of a major... Show More Summary
NEW YORK, NY, July 26, 2016 - Researchers from Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC), New York State Psychiatric Institute, and NewYork-Presbyterian reported that an odor identification test may prove useful in predicting cognitive...Show More Summary
The US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York said that a Lebanese citizen has been charged for his alleged involvement in a counterfeit currency scheme in the United States with ties to Lebanon and Iran.