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February 12, 2018 - 12:06 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Advocates for the homeless say there are more people living in shelters across New York state than ever before and they're calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to do more to address the problem. Homeless New Yorkers will join state lawmakers and advocates Monday at the Capitol to bring...
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February 11, 2018 - 9:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the lawsuit filed by New York's attorney general against Weinstein (all times local): 9 p.m. A lawyer for disgraced Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein says he believes a "fair investigation" by New York's attorney general will show that many of the allegations...
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February 11, 2018 - 9:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jennifer Egan and Sherman Alexie are the 2018 winners of the Carnegie Medal for literary excellence. Egan won the fiction prize for "Manhattan Beach," her novel set in New York City in the mid-20th century. Alexie won in nonfiction for "You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir."...
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February 11, 2018 - 8:56 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the lawsuit filed by New York's attorney general against Weinstein (all times local): 9 p.m. A lawyer for disgraced Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein says he believes a "fair investigation" by New York's attorney general will show that many of the allegations...
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February 11, 2018 - 6:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — New York's attorney general has filed a lawsuit against Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein and the Weinstein Co. following an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct. In court papers filed in Manhattan on Sunday, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (SHNEYE'-...
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February 11, 2018 - 5:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — New York's attorney general has filed a lawsuit against Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein and the Weinstein Co. following an investigating into allegations of sexual misconduct. In court papers filed in Manhattan on Sunday, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (SHNEYE'-...
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February 11, 2018 - 5:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — New York's attorney general files lawsuit against Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein and the Weinstein Co.
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This photo provided by Andy Golub shows a nude model in a see-through poncho poses with her umbrella in the rain and cold during the Polar Bear Paint body-painting event in New York City's Times Square on Saturday Feb. 10, 2018. (Andy Golub via AP)
February 11, 2018 - 5:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Cold feet can't stop naked models from parading around New York City. Dozens of body-painted models walked through the chilly streets and posed for photos in a drizzle on Saturday as part of the Polar Bear Paint, a nude spin on the traditional polar bear plunges that see people in...
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February 11, 2018 - 1:09 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — In New York state government news, legislators in Albany are wrapping up a long series of hearings on Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's $168 billion state budget proposal. Only three more hearings are scheduled on the budget proposal, which lawmakers and Cuomo hope to approve by...
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February 11, 2018 - 1:08 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state's legislative budget hearings are routinely marathon affairs — up to 13 hours. That gives New York some of the most drawn-out budget discussions in the nation. Some advocates are asking whether there's a better way. Despite similar grumbling over the years in...
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