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Nation May 25Harvey Weinstein arrested on rape, criminal sex act charges
Seven months after the allegations destroyed his career and set off a national reckoning known as the #MeToo movement, Weinstein left a Manhattan police station in handcuffs, with a strained smile, to head to court for arraignment.
Nation May 24Harvey Weinstein expected to surrender in sexual misconduct probe, officials say
NEW YORK (AP) — Law enforcement officials say Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday morning to face criminal charges in a months-long investigation into allegations that he sexually assaulted women. The two officials said the criminal case…
Politics May 22Homeland Security head says she’s unaware Russia wanted Trump to win
"I do not believe I've seen that conclusion that the specific intent was to help President Trump win. I'm not aware of that," Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told reporters after briefing members of the House on election security efforts.
Nation Mar 09Martin Shkreli, pharmaceutical chief who increased price of lifesaving drug, sentenced to 7 years in prison
Martin Shkreli, the self-promoting pharmaceutical executive notorious for trolling critics online, was convicted in a securities fraud case last year unconnected to the price increase dispute.
Nation Dec 26Cities sue Defense Department over gun-check system failures
Three large U.S. cities have filed a federal lawsuit against the Defense Department, saying many service members who are disqualified from gun ownership weren't reported to the national background check system.
Nation Mar 03Arrest made in national threats to Jewish community centers
A jilted ex-boyfriend is behind at least eight of the scores of threats made against Jewish Community Centers nationwide, plus a bomb threat to New York's Anti-Defamation League, in an effort to harass and vilify his former girlfriend, federal officials…
Politics Mar 18Threatening letter sent to Trump son’s NYC home, officials say
NEW YORK — Police and the FBI are investigating a threatening letter sent to the Manhattan apartment of Donald Trump's son Eric that contained a white powder, two law enforcement officials said Friday.