The Pearson Foundation, Pearson’s nonprofit division has agreed to pay a $7.5 million settlement, to end an inquiry by New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, which alleged that the company used funds to mix business with foundation work. The company did not admit any wrongdoing, but admitted that they could have been more transparent. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S.-Syrian citizen was convicted on Friday of conspiring with Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout to buy aircraft in violation of sanctions imposed on them by the U.S. government.
The irony was thick last week when hospitals across New York state objected to the public airing of their charges and profit margins for various procedures. The institutions claimed the price list would confuse customers. Never mind that hospitals are infamous for bewildering consumers with inscrutable and frequently massive bills. Show More Summary
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner (DEC) Joe Martens today announced the proposal of new regulations that would prohibit hunting or trapping of free-ranging Eurasian boars in New York. The proposal is designed to ensur...
By Carl Horowitz, National Legal and Policy Center On November 14, Neil Cardoso, former president of American Postal Workers Union Local 1241, was sentenced in the New York State Court for New York County to one to three years in prison for theft from the Long Island City (Queens), N.Y. union.
Jason Gay joins the Sports Retort to discuss the state of sports desolation in New York and with the Redskins, and the new era of paying for sports interviews.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Machinist union leaders on Thursday rejected a second offer from Boeing Co covering production of its new 777X jetliner, which the firm wants to build in Washington state.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Machinist union leaders on Thursday rejected a labor contract offer from Boeing Co that would have located production of the new 777X jetliner in Washington state, according to a Boeing statement.
The Pearson Foundation will pay $7.7 million after the New York State attorney general found that it had broken state law by helping develop products for its corporate parent.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Boeing Co said on Thursday it planned to eliminate up to 1,200 jobs in Washington state and move them to other U.S. locations as it reorganizes research and development functions.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States may add Wells Fargo & Co Vice President Kurt Lofrano as a defendant in its year-old lawsuit accusing the country's largest mortgage lender of fraud, a Manhattan federal judge said.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Thousands of guns are being offered for sale illegally by unlicensed firearms dealers on a single website in the United States, according to a report released on Thursday by Mayors Against Illegal Guns.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - California's Obamacare insurance marketplace experienced a surge in enrollment last week, officials said on Thursday, offering welcome news for President Barack Obama's sweeping healthcare law from a state crucial to its success.
Getty Images This battle for a rebound between the Nets' Mason Plumlee and Cole Aldrich of the Knicks represents the sports highlight of the month for New York fans. On the latest Sports Retort, Jason Gay joins us to discuss the state...Show More Summary
A New York man who went to check on an acquaintance and found him dead at his home is accused of stealing some of the man's artwork before calling 911. State police say Hiram Noel Mendez of Cortlandt Manor found Ronald Cutrone, an artist and onetime assistant to Andy Warhol,...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Democratic group with ties to Hillary Clinton has launched a campaign attacking New Jersey Governor Chris Christie over a political flap in his home state in an early skirmish between the two likely contenders in the 2016 preside...
His book The Liberty Amendments made the New York Times bestseller list for weeks, and radio host Mark Levin has repeatedly discussed his proposal to amend the U.S. Constitution via a state legislature-called convention on his nationally syndicated program. Show More Summary
The 167-year-old Swiss watch manufacturer Ulysse Nardin opened its first stand-alone boutique in New York City at the Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park. This marks the brand’s third boutique in the United States, following openings in Boca Raton and just outside Miami. Show More Summary
Dec. 12, 2013 - NEW YORK, N.Y. -- StreetPass NYC, the largest unofficial Nintendo 3DS fan club in the United States of America, welcomes all Nintendo fans in the New York Metro Area to a special meetup to participate in the NintendoShow More Summary
We saw a bunch of really great buzzer-beaters in 2013. The 55-footer that won the New York State Class AA high school boys championship back in March was pretty insane. The no-look backwards over-the-head buzzer beater from the Spanish pro league was pretty amazing, too. However, the one you are about to see is, without […]