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New Jersey and California allow indoor dining to resume, with limits

New Jersey and California allow indoor dining to resume, with limits

Published 01/09/2020

(Reuters) - New Jersey and California on Monday took a big step toward letting businesses resume their pre-pandemic lives, by allowing restaurants to begin limited [more…]

Trump pushes to keep tax returns from NY prosecutor, eyes possible Supreme Court appeal

Trump pushes to keep tax returns from NY prosecutor, eyes possible Supreme Court appeal

Published 31/08/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday urged a federal appeals court not to let Manhattan’s top prosecutor have his tax returns, saying [more…]

MTV’s VMAs to honor coronavirus shutdown music

MTV’s VMAs to honor coronavirus shutdown music

Published 31/07/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pop stars Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga led a girl power list of nominations on Thursday for the MTV Video Music [more…]

Prosecutors may not get Trump tax records until after election, experts say

Prosecutors may not get Trump tax records until after election, experts say

Published 11/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New York City prosecutors are very likely to obtain President Donald Trump’s tax returns after a major U.S. Supreme Court ruling, but [more…]

Broadway theaters to remain closed through early January 2021

Broadway theaters to remain closed through early January 2021

Published 29/06/2020

(Reuters) - Broadway theaters will remain closed through Jan. 3, 2021, industry group the Broadway League said on Monday, extending their coronavirus-related shutdown for another [more…]

Trump opposed to removing Theodore Roosevelt’s statue from outside Museum of Natural History

Trump opposed to removing Theodore Roosevelt’s statue from outside Museum of Natural History

Published 22/06/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed removing the towering statue of Theodore Roosevelt from outside New York City’s American Museum [more…]

Artists paint New York shops boarded up after looting to raise hope

Artists paint New York shops boarded up after looting to raise hope

Published 18/06/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Boarded-up shops, a depressing sight for New Yorkers after looters infiltrated anti-racism marches in the city’s trendiest neighborhoods, are being transformed [more…]

Fossils from Mongolia, Argentina show some dinosaurs laid soft-shelled eggs

Fossils from Mongolia, Argentina show some dinosaurs laid soft-shelled eggs

Published 17/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists have unearthed the first fossils of soft-shelled eggs laid by dinosaurs - two disparate species from Argentina and Mongolia - in [more…]

Thousands pay tribute to George Floyd as pressure mounts for U.S. police reform

Thousands pay tribute to George Floyd as pressure mounts for U.S. police reform

Published 09/06/2020

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Thousands of mourners braved sweltering Texas heat on Monday to view the casket of George Floyd, whose death after a police officer [more…]

Coronavirus came to New York from Europe, not China – governor

Coronavirus came to New York from Europe, not China – governor

Published 25/04/2020

(Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday pointed to research showing that strains of the novel coronavirus entered his state from Europe, not [more…]