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  1. Family of prison escapee Richard Matt have not claimed bodyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Since family members of prison escapee Richard Matt have not claimed his body by the deadline he may be buried by the New York county near the facility he broke out of. Reuters noted that Megan Avery, a spokeswoman for Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone, said that Matt, 49, has two children.

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  2. NY prison escapee's body, unclaimed by family, may be buried by countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Reuters

    Escaped convict Richard Matt, 48, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained released by the New York State Police. No members of prison escapee Richard Matt's family have met a deadline to claim his body and he may now be buried by the New York county where he was gunned down by a federal agent after nearly three weeks on the run, officials said on Wednesday.

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  3. Employee Backs Former Dewey & LeBoeuf Executives ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | JD Journal

    Summary : A witness for the defense of Dewey & LeBoeuf former executives pointed the blame on the criminal investigation by the District Attorney's office for the law firm having to file bankruptcy. Former executive committee member, Richard Shutran, placed some blame for the quick demise of the law firm on the investigation by New York County District Attorney's Office.

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  4. Trump Sues Univision for Dropping Miss USA Pageant BroadcastRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Bloomberg

    ... e campaign. The case is Miss Universe LP v. Univision Networks & Studios Inc., New York State Supreme Court, New York County (Manhattan).

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  5. North Haven Men Indicted in Metro-North Test Cheating CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Patch.com

    ... Haven and Sean Macauley, 39, of Northford. The other defendants are all New York residents. According to New York County District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., nine of the defendants emailed photos of three different tests-and the answers-to three ...

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  6. Harrison Man Indicted in Metro-North Test Cheating CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Patch.com

    Four Westchester residents are among 13 current and former Metro-North employees who have been indicted in a test-cheating scandal. According to New York County District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., nine of the defendants emailed photos of three different tests-and the answers-to three candidates for a conductor's license.

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  7. Employment BiasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Courthouse News Service

    Benihana restaurants discriminate against Latinos in favor of Asian-Americans for raises and promotions, a class action claims in New York County Supreme Court.

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  8. Priest spit on at Gay Pride ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | MyFoxNY

    ... this afternoon in Manhattan Criminal Court. The arrests stem from an investigation done last year by the New York County District Attorney's Office. Authorities arrested nearly a dozen current and former Metro-North employees for allegedly cheating ...

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  9. Why is Cookie Monster trending on Twitter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | MyFoxNY

    ... this afternoon in Manhattan Criminal Court. The arrests stem from an investigation done last year by the New York County District Attorney's Office. Authorities arrested nearly a dozen current and former Metro-North employees for allegedly cheating ...

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  10. Inmate sentenced to additional time for possession of razor bladeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... promotion of prison contraband. He is currently serving a 3½-year prison term imposed in 2012 in New York County for a first-degree attempted-robbery conviction. Cory L. Countryman, 32, of 201 Sterling St., Watertown, pleaded guilty to ...

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  11. Rent freeze approved for rent-stabilized apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | MyFoxNY

    ... this afternoon in Manhattan Criminal Court. The arrests stem from an investigation done last year by the New York County District Attorney's Office. Authorities arrested nearly a dozen current and former Metro-North employees for allegedly cheating ...

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  12. News of DA probe ended Dewey merger and bank talks, says ex-leader of failed law firmRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | ABA Journal

    Prosecutors in a financial fraud case against three former leaders of Dewey & LeBoeuf say the trio knew long before their 1,400-attorney law firm imploded that it could not repay its debts and meet its financial obligations, and that they lied to lenders and engaged in accounting fraud to delay the inevitable. However, testimony Monday by a former member of the management team that took over in March 2012 from the defendants - then-chairman Steven Davis, executive director Stephen DiCarmine and chief financial officer Joel Sanders - suggested that a partner exodus and news of a criminal investigation by the New York County district attorney's office is what pushed Dewey & LeBoeuf over the brink, the Am Law Daily reports.

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  13. Monday nights in NYC: live jazz and outdoor moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | MyFoxNY

    ... this afternoon in Manhattan Criminal Court. The arrests stem from an investigation done last year by the New York County District Attorney's Office. Authorities arrested nearly a dozen current and former Metro-North employees for allegedly cheating ...

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  14. Magnolia Bakery to open in Penn StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | MyFoxNY

    ... this afternoon in Manhattan Criminal Court. The arrests stem from an investigation done last year by the New York County District Attorney's Office. Authorities arrested nearly a dozen current and former Metro-North employees for allegedly cheating ...

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  15. Metro-North workers arrested amid cheating allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | MyFoxNY

    Authorities arrested nearly a dozen current and former Metro-North employees for allegedly cheating on their engineer and conductor tests. The arrests stem from an investigation done last year by the New York County District Attorney's Office, which uncovered cheating on the exams.

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  16. ShareholdersRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Courthouse News Service

    Perfect World Co.'s founder and chairman Michael Yufeng Chi is taking the online gaming company private through Perfect Peony Holding Co. too cheaply through an unfair process for $1 billion, or $20.20 a share, shareholders claim in New York County Supreme Court.

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  17. DMX arrested in New York City over unpaid child supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    DMX was reportedly arrested outside Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Friday night over allegations of unpaid child support. A spokesman for the New York County Sheriff's Office told WPIX-TV the 44-year-old rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was taken into custody for "several issues outstanding."

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  18. DMX arrested in child support caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Philly.com

    Embattled rapper DMX was forced to cancel a New York gig on Friday after he was arrested for allegedly failing to pay $400,000 in child support. The rapper, real name Earl Simmons, was due to play Manhattan's Radio City Music Hall, but officials at the New York County Sheriff's Office confirmed the star was apprehended for "several issues outstanding".

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  19. DMX Arrested En Route to a Concert - And Fans Are PissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The rapper was on his way to Radio City Musical Hall, where he was set to perform as part of the Masters of Ceremony concert, when he was taken into custody. According to a spokesman for the New York County Sheriff's Office, DMX was arrested "for several issues outstanding," including $400,000 in unpaid child support, bail jumping, being an aggravated unlicensed motor vehicle operator and an unspecified criminal complaint.

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  20. DMX arrested, owes $400,000 in child supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... hitmaker, real name Earl Simmons, was due to play Manhattan's Radio City Music Hall, but officials at the New York County Sheriff's Office confirmed the star was apprehended for "several issues outstanding". A spokesperson revealed that officials at ...

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