NEW YORK (Reuters) - Japan and the United States unveiled new guidelines for defense cooperation on Monday, reflecting Japan's willingness to take on a more robust international role at a time of growing Chinese power and rising concerns about nuclear-armed North Korea.
ESPN sued Verizon today for breach of contract over its stated plans to offer a new kind of cable package, the New York Times reports. Read more...
The mining magnate rebuts accusations he donated to Bill Clinton's charity to win U.S. State Department approval for sale of Canadian uranium producer to Russia. read more
Bob Corker has his work cut out for him keeping poison pill amendments out of Iran nuclear deal review bill. In a week when Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif are meeting in New York to discuss...Show More Summary
David Kohl/AP By MICHAEL LIEDTKE ESPN is suing Verizon (VZ) in an escalating clash over how the popular sports channel is being sold in a discounted pay-TV package. The complaint filed Monday in New York's state Supreme Court alleges Verizon is breaking its contract with ESPN, owned by Walt Disney Co. Show More Summary
ESPN is suing Verizon in an escalating clash over how the popular sports channel is being sold in a discounted pay-TV package. The complaint filed Monday in New York's state Supreme Court alleges... To view the full story, click the title link.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - On their arduous flights North to their breeding grounds, birds migrating up the U.S. East Coast will have one less peril to worry about - bright lights from state-owned and -managed buildings in New York.
On April 26, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will kick off what is shaping up to be a landmark visit to the United States. After meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in Boston on Sunday, Abe will travel to New York and Washington for three days of meetings. [...]
The complaint filed Monday in New York's state Supreme Court alleges Verizon is breaching its contract with ESPN, owned by Walt Disney Co., by unbundling the sports channel from the main programming line-up of Verizon's FIOS TV.
Hawaii is about to follow the path set forth by municipalities like New York City.
New York State's top judge says the NYPD should start treating summonses for open container and biking on the sidewalk as civil, not criminal offenses. [ more › ]
New York's top judge came out in support of directing a number of the top "broken windows" charges to the city's administrative courts.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) “signaled that he intends to run for a third term in 2018,” Bloomberg reports. Said Cuomo: “We are in the midst of a phenomenal transformation in the state of New York. There’s nothing else [...]
ESPN fired a preemptive shot at any cable or satellite providers looking to break the cable bundle model. On Monday, they filed suit against Verizon in the New York State Court because of the new package, which offers ESPN in a separate...Show More Summary
The state Assembly is set to give final approval to closing loopholes law guaranteeing equal pay for women. The measure has already passed in the Senate. Advocates say big wage gaps persist. It's... To view the full story, click the title link.
At last week’s Women in the World Summit in New York City, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton dug into why women around the world can’t seem to get full access to abortion—reductive religious beliefs. Read more...
First, former Bush speechwriter and Clinton Cash author Peter Schweizer claimed—with an assist from the New York Times—that then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had approved a deal involving a Russian uranium mining company. Unfortunately...Show More Summary
Chuck Burton/AP By Michael Erman NEW YORK -- The average price of regular-grade gasoline in the United States rose about 5 percent in the past two weeks to $2.58 a gallon, according to the Lundberg survey released Sunday. The 13-cent-a-gallon increase brought U.S. Show More Summary
In what could be a landmark case for animal rights, a New York state judge has issued a ruling that may grant two chimpanzeess the legal protection of humans.
NEW YORK (AP) -- First came a hotly-debated decision by Cooper Union to start charging its students after being tuition-free for generations. Then came an investigation by the state attorney general into the school's management of its...Show More Summary