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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

Chicago man becomes second COVID patient to receive double lung transplant; team led by Indian-origin doctor
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Chicago man becomes second COVID patient to receive double lung transplant; team led by Indian-origin doctor

The patient, an Illinois man in his 60s, spent 100 days on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), a life support machine that does the work of the heart and lungs.

Ghislaine Maxwell, accused of helping Jeffrey Epstein exploit girls, seeks release from jail in abuse case
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Ghislaine Maxwell, accused of helping Jeffrey Epstein exploit girls, seeks release from jail in abuse case

Prosecutors have claimed Ghislaine Maxwell went into hiding months before her arrest and have labeled her an “extreme risk of flight.”

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.

Protests over killing of George Floyd: Burning police vehicle becomes symbol of unrest in New York City
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Protests over killing of George Floyd: Burning police vehicle becomes symbol of unrest in New York City

On Friday night in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn, protesters descended on an unoccupied New York Police Department van, which quickly became the target of all their anger and angst

Major COVID-19 study shows hypertension, obesity and diabetes to be most common underlying conditions
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Major COVID-19 study shows hypertension, obesity and diabetes to be most common underlying conditions

A study published in JAMA yesterday is the largest and most comprehensive look at COVID-19 health outcomes in the US so far.

Coronavirus Outbreak: New York City officials say metropolis may run out of COVID-19 test swabs, urge doctors to only test gravely ill patients
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Coronavirus Outbreak: New York City officials say metropolis may run out of COVID-19 test swabs, urge doctors to only test gravely ill patients

New York City is urging medical providers to continue testing only patients who are gravely ill, the city health department said in a memo to health care providers

Famed neurosurgeon Dr James Goodrich, known for separating conjoined twins, dies of COVID-19 in New York City
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Famed neurosurgeon Dr James Goodrich, known for separating conjoined twins, dies of COVID-19 in New York City

Renowned neurosurgeon Dr James Goodrich, known for separating conjoined twins four years back, lost his life due to coronavirus. He was 73

Coronavirus Outbreak: New York state surpasses 1,000 COVID-19 deaths in less than a month after first known infection
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Coronavirus Outbreak: New York state surpasses 1,000 COVID-19 deaths in less than a month after first known infection

The total number of New York state deaths isn't expected to be released until Monday, but with at least 250 additional deaths recorded outside the city as of Sunday morning, state's total fatalities was at least 1,026

Coronavirus Outbreak: Donald Trump wants to 'reopen America' by Easter; why that could be a historic mistake
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Donald Trump wants to 'reopen America' by Easter; why that could be a historic mistake

President Donald Trump says he wants the United States “raring to go” in 2 1/2 weeks, on Easter, with “packed churches all over our country.”

Coronavirus in New York City: With 5% of world's confirmed cases, region becomes epicentre of pandemic
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Coronavirus in New York City: With 5% of world's confirmed cases, region becomes epicentre of pandemic

New York City had an eerie feel all weekend long — bright and sunny, but with commercial streets largely deserted now that restaurants and most stores have been closed to curb the coronavirus.

Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years imprisonment for rape, sexual assault; 67-yr-old says ‘genuinely confused’ about accusations
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Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years imprisonment for rape, sexual assault; 67-yr-old says ‘genuinely confused’ about accusations

Harvey Weinstein was sentenced on Wednesday to 23 years in prison for rape and sexual assault, a sight the Hollywood mogul’s multitude of accusers thought they would never see.

Democratic rivals jostle for advantage as coding issue causes delay in Iowa caucus results; Trump calls it 'unmitigated disaster'
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Democratic rivals jostle for advantage as coding issue causes delay in Iowa caucus results; Trump calls it 'unmitigated disaster'

The Iowa Democratic Party will begin to release results from Monday’s caucuses at 5 p.m. Eastern time Tuesday, the party chairman, Troy Price, told the Democratic presidential campaigns in a conference call.

Saudi gunman tweeted against US shortly before naval base shooting, accused country of being 'anti-Muslim'
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Saudi gunman tweeted against US shortly before naval base shooting, accused country of being 'anti-Muslim'

Authorities believe the gunman made social media posts criticizing the US under a user handle similar to his name

Thanksgiving 2019: New York commuters enjoy early festive meal on a subway car; video goes viral
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Thanksgiving 2019: New York commuters enjoy early festive meal on a subway car; video goes viral

Stand-up comedian Jodell “Joe Show” Lewis tells the New York Post he organized the Thanksgiving dinner to “bring a little excitement to commuters” and feed any New Yorkers who might be hungry.

Four dead, three injured in shooting in New York's Brooklyn, no arrests yet, say cops
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Four dead, three injured in shooting in New York's Brooklyn, no arrests yet, say cops

New York City police said four people have been killed in a shooting in Brooklyn that also injured three others on Saturday

Harvey Weinstein's bid to move sexual assault trial out of New York City rejected by court
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Harvey Weinstein's bid to move sexual assault trial out of New York City rejected by court

The court did not give a reason for rejecting Harvey Weinstein's motion and limited its input on the matter to three short sentences.

Indian envoys praise US authorities for taking quick action against man who attacked 62-year-old Hindu priest in New York
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Indian envoys praise US authorities for taking quick action against man who attacked 62-year-old Hindu priest in New York

Top Indian diplomats in the US have expressed gratitude to the authorities for their support and quick action following the attack on a Hindu priest in the New York City borough of Queens

62-year-old Hindu priest attacked by middle-aged man in New York; accused charged with assault, harassment
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62-year-old Hindu priest attacked by middle-aged man in New York; accused charged with assault, harassment

A Hindu priest was attacked by a middle-aged man in New York City's Queens borough, a US media report said on Sunday.

Gossip Girl to be rebooted for HBO Max, set eight years after original show's end in 2012
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Gossip Girl to be rebooted for HBO Max, set eight years after original show's end in 2012

Gossip Girl ran for six seasons on CW, becoming one of the most popular shows on television.