Trump lawyers make final pitch to block tax record release

U.S. District Judge Victor Marrero’s ruling was upheld last month by the U.S. Supreme Court, though the high court returned to the case to him, saying Trump’s lawyers were entitled to challenge the subpoena in the same manner as anyone else.

Sarah Jessica Parker makes exciting announcement from quirky corner of New York home

During the lockdown, Sarah has been splitting her time between her townhouse in West Village and summer home at the Hamptons. The actress has been enjoying spending quality time with her husband Matthew Broderick and their three children, James Wilkie, 17, and ten-year-old twins Tabitha and Marion.

Prosecutors: ‘Alarming’ that Maxwell may publicize victims

“Beyond the offensive notion that victims of sexual abuse experience a ‘benefit’ by making the incredibly difficult decision to share their experience publicly, the suggestion that victims who receive this supposed ‘benefit’ should receive fewer protections than the law ordinarily offers to victims in criminal cases is alarming,” prosecutors wrote.

NFL bringing more staff back to HQ with saliva virus tests

In a staff memo obtained by The Associated Press, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Friday wrote, “With our players and clubs safely back in the workplace, we too must continue to advance our return to the workplace. This will ensure we are collectively in the best position to execute our season.”

Judge nixes Trump bid to delay suit from woman alleging rape

Carroll, who was a longtime Elle magazine advice columnist until December, went public last year with an allegation that Trump raped her in a Manhattan luxury department store dressing room in the mid-1990s. She said it happened after they ran into each other and bantered about trying on a bodysuit.

How to prevent ‘maskne’ and breakouts caused by wearing a face mask

While maskne isn’t necessarily a new phenomenon, as medical professionals have worn masks for years, it’s increasingly common among non-medical people, as everyone is being asked to wear a mask to prevent the spread of COVID-19. To help figure out how to prevent maskne, we spoke with Dr. Melissa Kanchanapoomi Levin, a board-certified dermatologist and […]

Brooklyn Man Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Provide Material Support to Islamic State

“They reach out to American audiences and plant ideas on how to conduct attacks without necessarily acquiring the materials,” Johnson told VOA, adding that “AQAP published Inspire Magazine, which was written and packaged for a Western audience, particularly Americans.”  

74th independence day: In a 1st, Indian tricolour to be hoisted at iconic Times Square in New York

The Federation of Indian Associations (FIA) of the tri-state area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut said in a statement that it “will be creating history” on August 15, 2020 by “hosting the first ever flag hoisting ceremony at Times Square” to commemorate India’s Independence Day.

New York, San Francisco may not rebound after pandemic exodus, other factors: column

Residents in major U.S. cities like New York and San Francisco have started to leave in droves due to various factors, including the lack of jobs during the coronavirus pandemic, technology and a potential increase in violent crime, according to a column posted on Monday.

How Jon Batiste Found His Most Authentic Self on ‘Hollywood Africans’

Produced by T Bone Burnett, the album is a sparse solo affair guided entirely by Batiste’s Jelly Roll Morton–inspired piano playing and, for the first time, his vocals. Across 11 tracks, Batiste traverses the entire history of 20th-century music, mixing impressive original ballads like “Don’t Stop” and “Mr. Buddy” with Thirties pop standards (“The Very […]