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Politics Oct 22Ghislaine Maxwell denied recruiting girls for sex with powerful men in 2016 deposition
Jeffrey Epstein's ex-girlfriend denies introducing Britain's Prince Andrew to any underage sex partners in a defensive and combative deposition made public Thursday.
Economy Oct 08Businesses shut in effort to contain virus in New York City hot spots
All nonessential businesses in areas designated red zones by Gov. Andrew Cuomo were shuttered Thursday, and houses of worship were ordered to operate with no more than 10 people inside.
Nation Sep 09New York doctor charged in serial sexual assaults on patients
A former New York gynecologist accused of sexually abusing dozens of patients, including the wife of former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, was charged Wednesday with attacking girls and women for nearly two decades using the cover of medical examinations.
Politics Aug 21With Bannon arrest, federal prosecutors ensnare another member of Trump’s inner circle
Legal observers say that new wire fraud charges against Steve Bannon show virtually no one in President Donald Trump's inner circle is immune from federal scrutiny.
Arts Aug 172 men indicted in 2002 killing of Run-DMC’s Jam Master Jay
Nearly two decades after the slaying of hip hop star Jam Master Jay, federal prosecutors said Monday they have solved one of New York City's most enduring unsolved killings, charging two men while suggesting the artist, celebrated for his anti-drug…
Politics Aug 16Robert Trump, the president’s younger brother, dead at 71
President Donald Trump’s younger brother, Robert Trump, a businessman known for an even keel that seemed almost incompatible with the family name, died Saturday night after being hospitalized in New York, the president said in a statement. He was 71.
Arts Aug 12Prosecutors charge 3 with threatening women in R. Kelly case
Prosecutors said Wednesday that one of the men set fire to a vehicle in Florida outside a residence where one victim was staying and offered to pay another victim $500,000 to keep her from cooperating in Kelly's prosecution.
Nation Jul 02WATCH: Charges announced against arrested Jeffrey Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell
An indictment made public Thursday said Maxwell facilitated Epstein's crimes by "helping Epstein to recruit, groom, and ultimately abuse" girls as young as 14.
Politics Jun 17WATCH: Senate GOP holds news conference about ‘Justice Act’ on police changes
The “Justice Act” is the most ambitious GOP policing proposal in years, a direct response to the massive public protests over the death of George Floyd and other black Americans.
Nation Jun 08New York passes bill to unveil police disciplinary records
New York lawmakers are poised to overhaul a decades-old law protecting police disciplinary records that has long been among the nation's most secretive.