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Dershowitz says New York probe, not Mueller, is 'greatest threat' to Trump

August 27, 2018 10:44 am Updated: August 27, 2018 10:45 am

President Donald Trump should be more worried about federal prosecutors in New York than about the Russia probe led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, retired Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz said Sunday.

New York taxpayers have four-day window to try to beat federal cap on deductions

August 24, 2018 02:00 pm Updated: August 24, 2018 02:00 pm

Some New Yorkers successfully prepaid some of their property taxes at the end of last year in a bid to ease the hit from a new federal cap on state and local tax deductions.

Former CDC chief Tom Frieden arrested in New York, accused of groping

August 24, 2018 01:48 pm Updated: August 24, 2018 01:49 pm

Tom Frieden, the former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, was arrested Friday in New York after he was accused of touching a woman's buttocks without permission, law enforcement officials said.

New York attorney general moves to open a state criminal tax investigation into Cohen

August 24, 2018 11:00 am Updated: August 24, 2018 11:01 am

The New York attorney general is moving to open a state criminal tax investigation into Michael Cohen, the former longtime lawyer to President Donald Trump who this week pleaded guilty to five counts of evading federal income taxes.

Residents respond to convictions of two Trump confidants

August 22, 2018 08:20 pm Updated: August 23, 2018 09:46 pm


Several Twin County residents praised the convictions on federal charges of two advisers close to President Donald Trump and his 2016 campaign.

Cohen has 'knowledge' of Russia campaign conspiracy, lawyer says

August 22, 2018 09:46 am Updated: August 22, 2018 09:46 am

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has "knowledge" about computer hacking and collusion that may interest Special Counsel Robert Mueller in his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, Cohen's lawy

Airplane carrying rapper Post Malone safely makes emergency landing after two tires blew out on takeoff

August 21, 2018 04:23 pm Updated: August 21, 2018 04:24 pm

A private airplane carrying rapper Post Malone and 15 other passengers safely made an emergency landing at Stewart International Airport in New Windsor, New York, on Tuesday afternoon after two of its front tires blew out at takeoff, the Associate

The family feud behind the Trump-Cuomo battle: 'Sometimes you have to hold a grudge'

August 20, 2018 10:36 am Updated: August 20, 2018 10:37 am

In bygone days, before Donald Trump exchanged fire with the Democratic governor of his home state, well, he actually did the very same thing.