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4 states claim new federal tax-deduction cap infringes their rights

July 17, 2018 02:06 pm Updated: July 17, 2018 02:07 pm

Four Democratic-led northeastern states sued the Trump administration to invalidate the new $10,000 cap on the federal tax deduction for state and local taxes that they say unfairly targets them.

Schumer calls on Trump to cancel summit with Putin

July 13, 2018 02:57 pm Updated: July 13, 2018 02:57 pm

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer on Friday called on President Donald Trump to cancel his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the wake 12 Russian intelligence officers being charged with conspiring to hack Democrats during the 20

New York's waters are home to lots of sharks. Now its aquarium has them, too.

July 12, 2018 02:57 pm Updated: July 12, 2018 03:01 pm

NEW YORK - "When you talk about wolves on Wall Street or bears on Broadway, you're either talking about a metaphor or the distant past," said Jon Forrest Dohlin, director of the New York Aquarium, while walking through the facility's just-opened e

New York organ collection agency, nation's second-largest, threatened with closure

July 11, 2018 04:34 pm Updated: July 11, 2018 04:34 pm

The government is threatening to close one of the country's largest "organ procurement organizations" for poor performance, a rare move against a nonprofit group that collects kidneys, livers, hearts and other organs used in transplantation.

Ocasio-Cortez wins a second congressional primary in New York - one she didn't enter

July 11, 2018 04:32 pm Updated: July 11, 2018 04:32 pm

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is on such a roll that she has won another congressional primary that she didn't even enter.

Oprah finds new healthy-eating deal in Centerbridge-backed chain

July 11, 2018 04:30 pm Updated: July 11, 2018 04:33 pm

Billionaire Oprah Winfrey is putting her money where her mouth is, investing in a health-driven restaurant chain that tries to put better-for-you options at busy Americans' fingertips.

Giuliani works for foreign clients while serving as Trump's attorney

July 10, 2018 03:42 pm Updated: July 10, 2018 03:42 pm

WASHINGTON - Rudy Giuliani continues to work on behalf of foreign clients both personally and through his namesake security firm while serving as President Donald Trump's personal attorney - an arrangement experts say raises conflict of interest c