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Schumer asks government to probe rail tech from China

Schumer asks government to probe rail tech from China

Published 19/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer is asking the federal government to investigate if a plan for new subway cars in New [more…]

Monet ‘Haystacks’ painting sells for record $110.7 million at auction

Monet ‘Haystacks’ painting sells for record $110.7 million at auction

Published 15/05/2019

(Reuters) - One of the few paintings in Claude Monet’s celebrated “Haystacks” series that still remains in private hands sold at auction on Tuesday for [more…]

Ride-hailing drivers in New York to strike ahead of Uber IPO

Ride-hailing drivers in New York to strike ahead of Uber IPO

Published 04/05/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc’s drivers in New York will go on strike next week shortly before the ride-hailing company goes public to [more…]

Bernie Sanders gets personal as he hits the 2020 campaign trail

Bernie Sanders gets personal as he hits the 2020 campaign trail

Published 02/03/2019

(Reuters) - Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders showed a more personal side as he hit the 2020 campaign trail for the first time on Saturday, [more…]

Madoff trustee can pursue lawsuits against Koch, banks, others

Madoff trustee can pursue lawsuits against Koch, banks, others

Published 25/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. federal appeals court said the trustee liquidating Bernard Madoff’s firm may pursue dozens of lawsuits to recoup funds from [more…]

Judge OKs new Harvey Weinstein lawyers who once represented accuser

Judge OKs new Harvey Weinstein lawyers who once represented accuser

Published 26/01/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York state judge on Friday approved Harvey Weinstein’s overhaul of his legal team to defend him against criminal sexual [more…]

Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault trial set for May

Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault trial set for May

Published 08/01/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein will go on trial in Manhattan on May 6 on charges of sexually assaulting two women, [more…]

Credit Suisse settles New York state RMBS lawsuit

Credit Suisse settles New York state RMBS lawsuit

Published 07/01/2019

ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse has settled a 2012 New York state lawsuit alleging misconduct over residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS), with a source familiar with [more…]

States help run U.S. National Parks in federal government shutdown

States help run U.S. National Parks in federal government shutdown

Published 22/12/2018

(Reuters) - While U.S. National Parks will generally remain open with a skeleton staff through the federal government shutdown, Republican governors in at least two [more…]

Movie maker Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss criminal case

Movie maker Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss criminal case

Published 20/12/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York state judge on Thursday denied Harvey Weinstein’s motion to dismiss criminal charges that he sexually assaulted two women, [more…]