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Protesters vent anger at New York mayor, US Department of Justice after chokehold decision

De Blasio, who is running for his party's presidential nomination, said New York City's police commissioner would decide by August whether to punish or fire Pantaleo.

Iranian diplomats, families living in New York face US travel curbs

Longtime U.S.-Iran strains have worsened since U.S. President Donald Trump last year quit a 2015 international agreement to curb Iran's nuclear program in return for sanctions relief.


New York: Power failure leaves Manhattan’s West Side, and subway, in the dark

Stores emptied out, and Broadway shows did not go on: Most theaters canceled their performances. In restaurants and bars, people drank by the light of their smartphones.

Amid measles outbreak, New York ends religious exemption to vaccine mandates

Once signed, the law will take effect immediately but will give unvaccinated students up to 30 days after they enter a school to show they've had the first dose of each required immunization.

Pilot in New York chopper crash not certified for bad weather: FAA

Tim McCormack, the pilot, was the only person aboard when the helicopter slammed onto the roof of the 50-story office tower on Monday afternoon with enough force to jolt employees of the finance and law firms housed on the floors below.

Proposed fur ban in New York pits animal welfare advocates against Black ministers

Each side has celebrity power: The anti-fur movement was represented by Tim Gunn, the “Project Runway” style guru; the pro-fur crowd had Safaree Samuels, a rapper and television personality.


Indian-origin woman in US convicted of killing 9-year old stepdaughter

Shamdai Arjun, 55, of Queens, New York was convicted of second-degree murder by a jury that deliberated for less than one hour before Queens Supreme Court Justice Kenneth Holder, who indicated that he would sentence her on June 3.

Luring refugees: New York cities desperate for people try a new strategy

Since assuming office, Trump has sharply reduced the number of refugees. The cap was set at 30,000 this fiscal year, down from 110,000 in the last fiscal year of the Obama administration. It is the lowest ceiling a president has ever placed on refugee admissions.

He was trained by Al-Qaida to bomb the NYC subway, and then he switched sides

The plot, which authorities called one of most dangerous terrorist conspiracies since the 9/11 attacks, was abandoned by Zazi and two others after they became fearful they were under scrutiny.

New York Archdiocese names 120 priests accused of sex abuse

The Archdiocese of New York says at least 120 priests accused of sexually abusing a child or having child pornography have worked there over decades.

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No lights in big city: New York goes dark as fire causes blackout in Manhattan

A big cheer went up among Upper West Side residents when power flickered back on at about 10:30 p.m. For hours before that, doormen stood with flashlights in the darkened entrances of upscale apartment buildings along Central Park West.

Sara Ali Khan 'wanders' through New York

Sara Ali Khan recently wrapped up the Delhi schedule of her untitled Imtiaz Ali film and then took off for a vacation to New York. She stars alongside Kartik Aaryan in the film.


Thousands dressed up in red-and-white for SantaCon 2015

SantaCon is an annual mass gathering and pub crawl in which people dressed in Santa Claus costumes or as other Christmas characters parade in several cities around the world. This year the SantaCon in New York took place on December 12. Here are some photos.

Narendra Modi arrives in New York for a five-day visit

Describing America as India's "natural global partner", Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in New York on Friday.

Priyanka Chopra launches new album 'I can't make you love me' in New York

Actress-singer Priyanka Chopra launched her new album 'I Can't Make You Love Me' in New York on Monday.

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Priyanka Chopra Stuns In Nude Satin Gown

Priyanka Chopra is super busy with her Hollywood films A Kid Like Jake and Isn’t It Romantic. But even then, she is making sure to constantly keep in touch with her fans. The actor, who is shooting in New York for her film Isn’t It Romantic, shared some pictures which hint that she might be […]

Cisco chairman, US India Business Council CEO meet PM Modi

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Cisco executive chairman John Chambers and President and Chief Executive Officer of US India Business Council Ajay Banga on Monday, bringing immense experience and passion in U.S.-India relations and business. Banga is a member of the International Business Council of the World Economic Forum, the Council on Foreign Relations, and the Economic Club of New York. He is a graduate of Delhi University and the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.


26/11 will be Pak.’s revenge against India: Lakhvi told Headley

Mumbai, Feb 12 (ANI): The 26/11 Mumbai terror attack convict David Coleman Headley’s 5th day of deposition began on Friday. Deposing before a special Mumbai court through video conferencing, he revealed that Lakhvi told him that 26/11 attack will be revenge to all bomb blasts planned by India in Pakistan. He further said that he visited Siddhivinayak Temple, made a video of the premises and purchased 15-20 sacred thread for 26/11 attackers so that they would look like Indians. He also told that he chose Cuffe Parade as the landing site for 26/11 attackers after visiting Gateway of India and Cuffe Parade. When he returned to Pakistan after his Mumbai visit from April 9th-15th, 2008, he met Sajid Mir and Major Iqbal to show them video of possible landing sites in India. He told the court that he was in Pakistan from April 15 to June 30, 2008, but during this period somewhere in May, he visited New York and Philadelphia.