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New York governor Andrew Cuomo's ex-aide accuses him of sexual harassment; official denies claim
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New York governor Andrew Cuomo's ex-aide accuses him of sexual harassment; official denies claim

The accusations were made by Lindsey Boylan, who worked for the Cuomo administration from March 2015 to October 2018

Harvey Weinstein accuser who testified against him at his trial files lawsuit seeking damages
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Harvey Weinstein accuser who testified against him at his trial files lawsuit seeking damages

The woman brought the lawsuit in Manhattan federal court, seeking unspecified damages for sexual attacks she described from the witness stand at Harvey Weinstein's trial earlier this year.

Fahim Saleh murder case: Surveillance video shows suspect Tyrese Haspil buying electric saw
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Fahim Saleh murder case: Surveillance video shows suspect Tyrese Haspil buying electric saw

Haspil was arraigned just after midnight on a charge of second-degree murder of Saleh, whose beheaded and armless body was found Tuesday by a cousin

Donald Trump cannot deny or block release of his financial records, rules US Supreme Court
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Donald Trump cannot deny or block release of his financial records, rules US Supreme Court

The court’s decision was a major statement on the scope and limits of presidential power in the US, one that will take its place with landmark rulings

George Floyd protests: Curfew imposed, more police personnel deployed in New York City as protesters loot stores across Manhattan
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George Floyd protests: Curfew imposed, more police personnel deployed in New York City as protesters loot stores across Manhattan

Yet, a curfew and increased police presence could not stop looters to break into retail stores in Manhattan that have been shuttered for over two months due to the shutdown in place because of COVID19.

Michael Cohen, ex-lawyer and fixer for Donald Trump, set to be released from prison due to coronavirus pandemic
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Michael Cohen, ex-lawyer and fixer for Donald Trump, set to be released from prison due to coronavirus pandemic

Michael Cohen is currently locked up at FCI Otisville in New York after pleading guilty to numerous charges, including campaign finance fraud and lying to Congress. He will remain under quarantine for 14 days before he is released.

Harvey Weinstein called out by 3 women at New York bar, asked to 'shut up' and leave venue
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Harvey Weinstein called out by 3 women at New York bar, asked to 'shut up' and leave venue

Harvey Weinstein, who made an appearance at a bar in Manhattan, New York, was called by at least three women during the evening. But the women were escorted out of the venue

Watch: Broadway choir breaks into impromptu performance in Manhattan during New York power outage
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Watch: Broadway choir breaks into impromptu performance in Manhattan during New York power outage

When a massive blackout plunged much of Manhattan into darkness on 13 June evening, a choir and the casts of Broadway musicals entertained tourists with impromptu performances in the street.

New York authorities scramble to restore electricity in Manhattan as power outage stalls businesses on Saturday evening
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New York authorities scramble to restore electricity in Manhattan as power outage stalls businesses on Saturday evening

Authorities were scrambling to restore electricity to Manhattan following a power outage that knocked out Times Square’s towering electronic screens, darkened marquees in the theatre district and left businesses without electricity, elevators stuck and subway cars stalled.

Much to be told, says Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen as he heads to New York prison to serve 3-year sentence
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Much to be told, says Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen as he heads to New York prison to serve 3-year sentence

Donald Trump's one-time personal lawyer Michael Cohen entered federal prison to serve a three-year sentence on Monday for a crime he said was ordered by the US president, suggesting he still has more to tell about his former boss.

Days after Notre Dame blaze, man arrested for carrying gasoline, lighter fluid into St Patrick's Cathedral in New York
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Days after Notre Dame blaze, man arrested for carrying gasoline, lighter fluid into St Patrick's Cathedral in New York

A man was arrested Wednesday night after entering St Patrick's Cathedral in New York carrying two cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters, police said, just days after a fire badly damaged the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.

AMI chief Pecker push back against Amazon's Bezos against extortion accusation
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AMI chief Pecker push back against Amazon's Bezos against extortion accusation

AMI and its CEO David Pecker have had close links to Trump, who has attacked Bezos.

Revisiting The Seventh Seal (Det Sjunde Inseglet) — Ingmar Bergman's 1957 masterpiece about God's eternal silence
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Revisiting The Seventh Seal (Det Sjunde Inseglet) — Ingmar Bergman's 1957 masterpiece about God's eternal silence

On the 100th birth anniversary of legendary Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman, we revisit his 1957 masterpiece, The Seventh Seal.

Suspicious packages addressed to Cory Booker and James Clapper intercepted by FBI; similar to devices sent to Trump critics
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Suspicious packages addressed to Cory Booker and James Clapper intercepted by FBI; similar to devices sent to Trump critics

The FBI said the package to Booker was intercepted in Florida. The one discovered at a Manhattan postal facility was addressed to Clapper c/o CNN.

Joe Biden, Robert De Niro receive mail packages similar to crude pipe bombs sent to top Democrats, CNN
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Joe Biden, Robert De Niro receive mail packages similar to crude pipe bombs sent to top Democrats, CNN

Former US Vice President Joe Biden has also criticized Donald Trump, as recently as last week, saying Trump may not "know what he's doing" and coddles dictators.

Harvey Weinstein charged with sex crime against third woman by New York Jury in updated indictment
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Harvey Weinstein charged with sex crime against third woman by New York Jury in updated indictment

District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance said JHarvey Weinstein was charged with another count of criminal sexual act and two counts of predatory sexual assault. The latter carries a maximum sentence of life in prison

Priyanka Chopra defended by Pooja Bhatt on Twitter, after Quantico 'Hindu terror' episode backlash
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Priyanka Chopra defended by Pooja Bhatt on Twitter, after Quantico 'Hindu terror' episode backlash

Priyanka Chopra had apologized for an episode on the show, portraying Indian nationalists as terrorists who were trying to frame Pakistan in a terror plot

Harvey Wienstein indicted by New York grand jury on multiple rape and sex crime charges
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Harvey Wienstein indicted by New York grand jury on multiple rape and sex crime charges

A Manhattan grand jury voted on Thursday to indict disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein on rape and sex crime charges, prosecutors announced.

New York appeals court rejects Donald Trump bid to halt defamation lawsuit
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New York appeals court rejects Donald Trump bid to halt defamation lawsuit

A New York state appeals court on Thursday rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's bid to halt a defamation lawsuit by a former contestant on his reality TV show "The Apprentice" who accused him of making unwanted sexual advances on her.

Harvey Weinstein sells Manhattan townhouse for $25 million; new owner's identity kept under wraps
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Harvey Weinstein sells Manhattan townhouse for $25 million; new owner's identity kept under wraps

Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused by multiple women of sexual harassment, has sold his Manhattan townhouse for $25.62 million