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Elton John raises 1.3 mn pounds for AIDS


October 29th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 29 (IANS) Singer Sir Elton John raised more than 1.3 million pounds for his AIDS charity by throwing a star-studded gala event here.The singer hosted his 10th ... Read more...

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Lindsay joins ‘No Hate’ campaign


June 27th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 27 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has come forward in support of the gay community by joining the No Hate (NoH8) campaign.Lohan has followed in the ... Read more...

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Special Elections To Be Called For Filling Up Vacancy Left By Christopher Lee


February 10th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Feb 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the sudden resignation of former Congressman Christopher Lee owing to an Internet scandal where semi-nude pictures of the Republican was posted claiming that he had ... Read more...

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Andrew Cuomo, Sandra Lee’s live-in couple relationship ‘no big deal’


January 3rd, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 3 (ANI): It seems nobody has a problem with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and his girlfriend Sandra Lee's live-in relationship.Cuomo, 53, and television cook and author Lee, 44, ... Read more...

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New York Governor David Paterson Is Fined $62,125 For Acknowledging 5 Gratis Tickets From New York Yankees


December 21st, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
The Commission on Public Integrity of the New York State in America has voiced on Monday that it has inflicted an economic penalty worth $62,125 on the State’s Governor, David Paterson, as ... Read more...

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Governor David A. Paterson solicited free tickets


December 21st, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York Governor - David A. Paterson has been fined more than $60,000 by the New York State Commission on Public Integrity for soliciting free ... Read more...

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Andrew Cuomo wins the New York governor race, girlfriend Sandra Lee overjoyed


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York has a new First Girlfriend in the form of Sandra Lee who is arguably more popular than his boyfriend, Andrew Cuomo who has ... Read more...

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‘Rent is too damn high’ doll on offer for $49.99


October 29th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you loved the line “The Rent Is Too Damn High” then you can get a new doll to repeat it to you everyday. A Connecticut ... Read more...

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New York Governor David Patterson graces ‘Saturday Night Live’


September 27th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Saturday Night Live stunned its audiences with the most unlikely guest, New York Governor David Patterson who is often one of the most ridiculed people on the ... Read more...

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David Paterson Spiced Up Saturday Night Live


September 27th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Sep 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Saturday Night Live" was back in the small screen with its 36th season, on Sep 25. The only surprise that came up amidst the "not so ... Read more...

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Katy Perry Makes Her ‘SNL’ Debut


September 26th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'SNL' fans were treated to some great music and comedy as pop icon Katy Perry made her debut on the show. The star has expressed earlier ... Read more...

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Governor David Paterson Appears On ‘SNL’, Criticizes Jokes On Disabled


September 26th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A big surprise for the fans of 'Saturday Night Live' came on Saturday as Fred Armisen's favorite target, the New York governor himself, appeared on the ... Read more...

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New York governor revives land swap offer for mosque


September 10th, 2010 - 3:59 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 10 (DPA) New York Governor David Paterson Thursday revived his earlier proposal to move the controversial mosque near Ground Zero to a state-owned property. Paterson was reacting to remarks of ... Read more...

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Is Kristin Davis going to run for the New York Governor elections?


August 25th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kristin Davis, the former ‘madam’ who gave Elliot Splitzer his supply of prostitutes when he was in office as both the Attorney General and New York ... Read more...

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Families of 9/11 victims to protest mosque at Ground Zero


August 22nd, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 22 (IANS) Families of the victims of the 9/11 terror attack in New York would hold a protest at the site of the World Trade Centre to oppose the ... Read more...

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New York Governor Paterson to meet with ‘Ground Zero mosque’ developers to discuss possible relocation


August 18th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – New York Governor David Paterson announced on Wednesday that there are plans to meet with the developers of the 'Ground Zero mosque' to discuss a possible relocation ... Read more...

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Paterson, Ground-Zero mosque developer meeting this week: King


August 18th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): New York Governor David Paterson will be meeting with the developer and leader of the ground zero-area mosque project later this week to discuss the possibility of moving ... Read more...

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Developer of mosque near Ground Zero may build center elsewhere


August 13th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 13 (ANI): Sponsors of the proposed mosque near Ground Zero are also considering New York Governor David Paterson's idea to build the center someplace else.Governor Paterson offered state land ... Read more...

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Mosque developers not interested in NY Governor’s offer to find new site


August 12th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.12 (ANI): New York Governor David Paterson has said that developers of the proposed mosque near Ground Zero's have not responded to his offer to find a new site for ... Read more...

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Islamic centre to be built near 9/11 Ground Zero


August 4th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 3 (DPA) A private group Tuesday won the right to build an Islamic centre, which includes a mosque, near the site of the destroyed World Trade Center despite vocal ... Read more...

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New York allows HIV tests on corpses


August 1st, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 1 (IANS) The state of New York has passed a law that allows HIV tests on corpses and people in coma. New York Governor David Paterson has signed a bill ... Read more...

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New York Governor presents proposed legislation to amend rent laws


May 27th, 2010 - 1:20 am ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Governor David Paterson unveiled a package of proposed amendments to New York's rent laws in order to help to restore stability and certainty to a chaotic ... Read more...

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2014 Super Bowl to be held in New York/New Jersey


May 26th, 2010 - 5:20 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- The National Football League (NFL) on Tuesday choose Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey to host the 2014 Super Bowl.Team owners choose Meadowlands Stadium, a new ... Read more...

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New York Governor Paterson to introduce bill to fund state parks and historic sites


May 25th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – New York Governor David Paterson will send a bill to the Legislature that would provide funding to continue the operation of state parks and historic sites, ... Read more...

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Eliot Spitzer to replace Campbell Brown at CNN?


May 20th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, May 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are speculations that Eliot Spitzer may replace Campbell Brown at CNN. It was announced yesterday that Campbell Brown was unhappy with the ratings of ... Read more...

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When New York Governor Paterson ’snubbed’ Obama


May 17th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 17 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama and New York Governor David Alexander Paterson seem to be having a cold war of their own these days.Some time back, Obama ... Read more...

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All clear at Times Square after suspicious package (Updated)


May 8th, 2010 - 1:32 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Some parts of Times Square were briefly evacuated on Friday because of a suspicious package, emergency officials said.The package, a white cooler, was located at West ... Read more...

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Parts of Times Square evacuated due to suspicious package, situation not yet cleared


May 8th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Some parts of Times Square were evacuated on Friday because of a suspicious package, emergency officials say. The package is located at West 46 Street and Broadway. ... Read more...

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Parts of Times Square evacuated due to suspicious package


May 8th, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Some parts of Times Square were evacuated on Friday because of a suspicious package, emergency officials say. The package is located at West 46 Street and Broadway. ... Read more...

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No explosive device found after bomb scare at New York City bridge


May 6th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Police in New York briefly feared that an explosive device had been placed in an abandoned vehicle near a bridge on Wednesday night.The New York Police Department ... Read more...

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General Motors to invest $400 million in Tonawanda Engine plant in NY


April 27th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – General Motors will invest $400 million and create 713 jobs in the Tonawanda Engine plant in New York, Governor David Paterson announced on Tuesday.The multi-million investment ... Read more...

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New York to grant $2 million funding to revitalize upstate communities


March 20th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – New York Governor David Paterson announced on Friday that $2 million in funding was granted to the new Sustainable Neighborhoods Demonstration Program to revitalize upstate communities.“This ... Read more...

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New York to launch a data-driven system for improving government performance and efficiency


March 18th, 2010 - 2:22 am ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – EmpireStat: Running State Government by the Numbers, an innovative data-driven system for improving government performance and efficiency will be launched in New York, Governor David Paterson ... Read more...

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NY Governor Paterson signs Family Health Care Decisions Act into law


March 17th, 2010 - 2:15 am ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – New York Governor David Paterson signed on Tuesday the Family Health Care Decisions Act (FHCDA) into law, the Office of the Governor announced.The FHCDA allows family ... Read more...

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Eliot Spitzer was suicidal, reveals close confidant in new tell-all


March 5th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 5 (ANI): One of Eliot Spitzer's closest confidants Lloyd Constantine has revealed that the ex-New York governor, whose administration crumbled in a prostitution scandal, had suicidal tendencies.In his new ... Read more...

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