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  1. Guatemalan judge pleads guilty in FIFA bribery scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Reuters

    Former secretary general of the Guatemalan football federation Hector Trujillo of Guatemala departs after pleading guilty in Brooklyn Federal Court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., June 2, 2017. A Guatemalan judge who once served as general secretary of Guatemala's soccer federation pleaded guilty on Friday to wire fraud and conspiracy charges in the worldwide scandal engulfing the sport.

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  2. UPDATE 1-French President Macron says Paris climate agreement irreversibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Reuters

    PARIS, June 2 U.S. cities, states and businesses can fulfil commitments made by the United States under the Paris climate change agreement even though the U.S. has withdrawn from the pact, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg said in Paris. "Americans don't need Washington to meet our Paris commitments, and Americans are not going to let Washington stand in the way of fulfilling it," Bloomberg said following a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo on Friday.

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  3. New guilty plea in U.S. bribery probe into FIFARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Reuters

    A former general secretary of the Cayman Islands Football Association has pleaded guilty to a money laundering conspiracy charge arising from the U.S. probe into bribery involving the world soccer governing body FIFA. Costas Takkas, a 60-year-old British citizen, entered his plea on Wednesday at a hearing before U.S. District Judge Pamela Chen in Brooklyn, New York.

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  4. UPDATE 1-'Soup Nazi' company executive indicted for U.S. tax evasionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Reuters

    May 23 The chief financial officer of a company that licensed the name and recipes of the chef who inspired the tyrannical "Soup Nazi" character on the television comedy "Seinfeld" has been indicted for tax evasion, federal prosecutors said on Tuesday. Robert Bertrand, 62, was accused of depriving the U.S. Internal Revenue Service of roughly $594,000 of taxes by failing to report $2.85 million of cash and stock that a subsidiary of Soupman Inc quietly awarded employees from 2010 to 2014.

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  5. Ukrainian hacker gets prison in U.S. insider trading caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Reuters

    A Ukrainian computer hacker was sentenced on Monday to 2-1/2 years in prison over his role in a global scheme to conduct insider trading based on stolen, yet-to-be-published corporate news releases, U.S. prosecutors said. Vadym Iermolovych, 29, of Kiev, had been the first hacker to admit criminal wrongdoing, in what authorities have called the largest known hacking scheme to game financial markets, leading to more than $100 million of legal profit.

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  6. RPT-Times Square mayhem raises question about recent redesignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Reuters

    May 20 The mayhem and death left in the trail of a car that sped along crowded sidewalks in New York's Times Square has revived calls for banning vehicles from the Manhattan crossroads, one of the world's busiest tourist destinations. The incident on Thursday, which killed one person, injured 20 others and brought a new sense of vulnerability to New Yorkers and visitors alike, has raised concerns about other safety provisions in a recent $55 million revamp of the area. 1 comment

  7. Times Square mayhem raises question about recent redesignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Reuters

    May 19 The mayhem and death left in the trail of a car that sped along crowded sidewalks in New York's Times Square has revived calls for banning vehicles from the Manhattan crossroads, one of the world's busiest tourist destinations. The incident on Thursday, which killed one person, injured 20 others and brought a new sense of vulnerability to New Yorkers and visitors alike, has raised concerns about other safety provisions in a recent $55 million revamp of the area. 1 comment

  8. Ex-N.Y. state senate leader asks U.S. appeals court for new trialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Reuters

    Lawyers for former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son Adam on Thursday urged a U.S. appeals court to overturn the two men's corruption convictions in light of a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision. Alexandra Shapiro, arguing on behalf of the elder Skelos before the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan, said the jury in the case was given a definition of political corruption that the Supreme Court rejected when it overturned the conviction of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell.

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  9. Car rams Times Square pedestrians, kills one, injures othersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Reuters

    A shoe lies o the sidewalk in Times Square after a speeding vehicle struck pedestrians on the sidewalk in New York City, U.S., May 18, 2017. A New York City Police officer motions people to get back in Times Square after a speeding vehicle struck pedestrians on the sidewalk in New York City, U.S., May 18, 2017.

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  10. UPDATE 1-Car rams Times Square pedestrians, causing casualties-witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Reuters

    First responders are assisting injured pedestrians after a vehicle struck pedestrians on a sidewalk in Times Square in New York, U.S., May 18, 2017. First responders are at the scene as people help injured pedestrians after a vehicle struck pedestrians on a sidewalk in Times Square in New York, U.S., May 18, 2017.

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  11. Teenage boy arrested on arson charge in historic N.Y. synagogue fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Reuters

    Firemen gather at the site of the burned Beth Hamedrash synagogue in New York City, U.S., May 14, 2017. Police arrested a 14-year-old boy on Wednesday on an arson charge and were looking for possible accomplices after a fire gutted an abandoned historic synagogue on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, authorities said.

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  12. New York City takes stance after immigration agents show up at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Reuters

    New York City's Department of Education said on Monday that federal immigration agents would be barred from entering school property after agents showed up at a school last week to seek information about a fourth grade student. The U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services agents went to Public School 58 in the New York City borough of Queens on Thursday to ask questions about the student, according to New York City Department of Education and U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services officials.

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  13. Ex-restaurateur linked to NYPD probe pleads guilty to Ponzi schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Reuters

    A former Manhattan restaurant owner, charged in a case that emerged from a federal corruption investigation of the New York Police Department, has pleaded guilty to running a Ponzi scheme after reaching a deal with federal prosecutors. Hamlet Peralta, 37, pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud on Thursday before U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest in Manhattan.

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  14. Kendrick Lamar stays atop Billboard album sales chartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: Kendrick Lamar performs at the Global Citizen Festival at Central Park in Manhattan, New York, U.S., September 24, 2016. FILE PHOTO: Kendrick Lamar performs a medley of songs at the 58th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California February 15, 2016.

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  15. Floating apple orchard grows on barge in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Reuters

    A floating apple orchard and garden on a 130-foot-long barge docks in New York City's East River. Roselle Chen reports.

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  16. UPDATE 5-May Day rallies across U.S. target Trump immigration policyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Reuters

    Marvin Ortiz leads a group of protesters at McArthur Park for the May Day protest march in Los Angeles, California, U.S. May 1, 2017. Demonstrators clash with people opposing their rally during a May Day protest in Union Square in New York City, U.S. May 1, 2017.

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  17. Kendrick Lamar's 'Damn' holds steady atop Billboard 200 chartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: Kendrick Lamar performs at the Global Citizen Festival at Central Park in Manhattan, New York, U.S., September 24, 2016. Rapper Kendrick Lamar's latest album "Damn."

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  18. Federal spending plan reimburses New York City for Trump securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Reuters

    A federal spending agreement reached late on Sunday will reimburse New York City for money spent securing U.S. President Donald Trump and his family at Trump Tower in Manhattan. Altogether, New York City and other state and local governments that have hosted the president would receive $61 million in the latest federal budget deal.

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  19. Lamar's 'Damn.' scores biggest debut of the year on Billboard chartRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: Kendrick Lamar performs a medley of songs at the 58th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California February 15, 2016. FILE PHOTO: Kendrick Lamar performs at the Global Citizen Festival at Central Park in Manhattan, New York, U.S., September 24, 2016.

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  20. Fire kills five in Queens, New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | Reuters

    Fire officials say three children were among the five people who died when a fire quickly spread through a Queens Village home. Mayor Bill de Blasio says it is ''a devastation of a family we rarely, rarely see.'

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