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March 25, 2019 - 8:09 pm
Michael Avenatti, the pugnacious attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested Monday on charges that included trying to shake down Nike for as much as $25 million by threatening the company with bad publicity. Avenatti,...
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March 20, 2019 - 8:07 pm
Hollywood producer Carl Reiner and the National Comedy Center say they're working together to digitally preserve Reiner's collection of scripts from the 1960's "The Dick Van Dyke Show." The scripts are full of Reiner's handwritten changes to the dialogue. Reiner, who turned 97 on Tuesday, says...
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March 05, 2019 - 7:48 pm
Three men have received prison sentences in the widespread college basketball recruiting scandal that has tainted two dozen schools. Former Adidas executive James Gatto, business manager Christian Dawkins and amateur league director Merl Code were convicted of conspiracy to commit wire fraud in...
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February 16, 2019 - 11:24 pm
Watch the latest video at on New York's high-tax woes.
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Rachel Sweet, a lobbyist for Planned Parenthood Great Plains, watches at the Kansas Senate debates a resolution
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February 14, 2019 - 8:08 pm
Legislators in Kansas are condemning New York's new law protecting abortion rights, even after the birth of a child, with a resolution that would be sent to New York's governor and lawmakers. The Kansas Senate adopted the resolution Thursday on a 27-13 vote. The measure goes next to the House,...
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February 13, 2019 - 8:47 pm
A man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and dumping her body in a suitcase in Connecticut is a citizen of Portugal who has been in the U.S. illegally for more than a year, federal authorities said Wednesday as the victim's loved ones gathered for her funeral. Javier Da Silva Rojas, who had been...
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February 05, 2019 - 3:53 pm
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo blamed his massive $2.3 billion budget deficit on the Trump administration Tuesday; saying the President’s tax cuts had a “flip side” that encouraged wealthy residents to flee his state. “New York State is facing a $2.3 billion budget deficit, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo...
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January 29, 2019 - 2:36 pm
The Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency confirmed Tuesday that they recently arrested 118 illegal immigrants -more than 100 of whom had prior criminal convictions or were awaiting trial- across New York. “In years past, most of these individuals would have been turned over to ICE by local...
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January 15, 2019 - 8:46 pm
Clay Presley remembers the infamous landing of flight 1549 on its tenth anniversary. Watch the latest video at
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Gillette via AP
January 15, 2019 - 8:37 pm
A Gillette ad for men invoking the #MeToo movement is sparking intense online backlash, with accusations that it talks down to men and groups calling for a boycott. But Gillette says it doesn't mind sparking a discussion. Since it debuted Monday, the Internet-only ad has garnered nearly 19 million...
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