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Two-thirds of New Yorkers want mosque moved away from Ground Zero: Poll


September 1st, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 1 (ANI): More than two-thirds of New Yorkers have raised objections to the proposed mosque and community center near Ground Zero, a poll conducted by the new Quinnipiac University ... Read more...

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White House ducks 9/11 Ground Zero mosque project bouncer


August 5th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 5(ANI): The Obama administration has distanced itself from the heated dispute over whether an Islamic cultural center and mosque should be built a couple blocks away from the 9/11 ... Read more...

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Mosque building sanction near Ground Zero fraught with problems


August 4th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York's Aug.4 (ANI): New York's Landmarks Preservation Commission decision to approve the building of the 100 million dollar mosque and Islamic center near Ground Zero is not likely to end ... Read more...

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New York Lawsuit Freezes Facebook Assets


July 14th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, July 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems like Mark Zuckerberg and Paul D. Ceglia are in mood for a tussle. All analogies fall short when you have a New ... Read more...

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New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo announces candidacy for Governor of New York


May 22nd, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo on Saturday announced his candidacy for Governor of the state of New York.Cuomo - who previously served as U.S. Secretary of ... Read more...

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Senate Majority Leader Pedro Espada’s Health Clinic Raided


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Albany, Apr 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems Senate Majority Leader Pedro Espada has landed himself in deep trouble with federal investigators raiding his government funded health clinic on Wednesday. The ... Read more...

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FBI And IRS Officials Raid The New York State Senator’s Bronx Health Clinic


April 22nd, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The American federal powers that be conducted a raid on a state-run health clinic on Wednesday. The clinic was administered by the New York state’s ... Read more...

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Ken Lewis, Bank Of America Charged With Fraud


February 5th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, Feb 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bank of America's former Chief Executive Officer Ken Lewis has found himself amidst a new legal battle as a lawsuit has been filed against ... Read more...

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Bank of America, former CEO charged with fraud


February 5th, 2010 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 5 (DPA) Bank of America and its former chief executive Kenneth Lewis have been charged with fraud over the controversial takeover of rival Merrill Lynch at the height of ... Read more...

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Madoff middleman charged with fraud


April 7th, 2009 - 2:45 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 7 (DPA) An investment advisor who allegedly steered his clients' money to Bernard Madoff's massive Ponzi scheme was charged with fraud Monday. J. Ezra Merkin invested more than $2.4 billion ... Read more...

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Obama angry over AIG’s huge bonuses


March 17th, 2009 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (DPA) US president Barack Obama Monday added his anger to mounting criticism of the bailed-out insurance giant American International Group Inc (AIG) over its payment of huge bonuses ... Read more...

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New York Governor Paterson to name Gillibrand to Clinton’’s former Senate seat


January 23rd, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.23 (ANI): New York Governor David Paterson is expected to name Representative. Kirsten Gillibrand, an upstate Democrat, to replace Hillary Clinton in the U.S. Senate, a Democratic official with ... Read more...

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Caroline Kennedy opts out of New York Senate race


January 22nd, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.22 (ANI): Former US President John F. Kennedys daughter, Caroline Kennedy, has withdrawn her name from the race for choosing a replacement for Hillary Clinton in the U.S. Senate ... Read more...

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New Yorkers want Cuomo, not Caroline Kennedy to fill Clintons vacant senate seat


January 15th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Albany (New York, US), Jan.15 (ANI): A poll has revealed that a majority of New Yorkers prefer Attorney General Andrew Cuomo to replace Hillary Clinton in the Senate rather than Caroline ... Read more...

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Poll says Caroline Kennedy not a good choice for Hillary Clinton’’s vacant Senate seat


January 7th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.7 (ANI): A newly-released poll has warned that New York Governor David Paterson would be wise not to consider appointing Caroline Kennedy to Hillary Clintons Senate seat. The poll, ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton touted as a possible N.Y. Senate ”caretaker”


January 2nd, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.2 (ANI): Former US President Bill Clinton is among several names being touted as possible "caretakers" for New York''s Senate seat that is to be vacated by his wife ... Read more...

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Family will have to convince Caroline Kennedy to bid for Senate seat


December 8th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Albany (New York), Dec.8 (ANI): Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of former President John F. Kennedy, will in all probability, look to the Kennedy clan to convince her to push to be ... Read more...

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20-1 odds against Caroline Kennedy getting Hillary Clintons NY Senate seat


December 8th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.8 (ANI): New York Governor David A. Paterson apparently seems disinclined to nominate Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of former US President John F. Kennedy, for the New York Senate ... Read more...

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Hillary Clintons shoes will be difficult to fill


November 22nd, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.22 (ANI): Should New York Senator Hillary Clinton accept President-elect Barack Obama''s offer to become Secretary of State, filling her shoes won''t be easy, Fox News and Politico quoted some ... Read more...

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Bush has failed” to arrest Wall Street meltdown: McCain


September 22nd, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.22 (ANI): Seeking to distance himself from President George W Bush in the run-up to the November 4 presidential poll, Republican presidential candidate John McCain has accused him and ... Read more...

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Citigroup to pay out billions in bond scandal


August 8th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
DPA New York, Aug 8 (DPA) Citigroup has reached a multibillion-dollar settlement with regulators and governments on claims it improperly urged customers to buy a type of bond that fell apart in conjunction ... Read more...

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US internet providers to block child porn sites


June 11th, 2008 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
DPA New York, June 10 (DPA) Some of the largest internet service providers plan to block access to sites connected with child pornography, New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday. The move ... Read more...

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