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Tag Archives: New York City

Jennifer Lawrence to star in Mob Girl

HOLLYWOOD: Jennifer Lawrence is to star in Paolo Sorrentino’s new film ‘Mob Girl’. The 28-year-old actress has reportedly joined the ‘Young Pope’ director’s latest film based on the real-life story of Arlyne Brickman, who married into the Mafia, and the project is based on the novel ‘Mob Girl: A Woman’s ...

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California wildfires now larger than Boston, New York combined

CALIFORNIA: Firefighters are struggling to contain the biggest of six blazes burning in southern California, with the Thomas Fire slipping from 15% containment to 10%. Covering 230,000 acres, the Thomas Fire is now the fifth largest blaze in modern California history. The fires are collectively burning an area larger than ...

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Man charged in New York truck attack pleads not guilty

The Uzbek immigrant accused of mowing down eight people in a truck attack in New York City last month has pleaded not guilty to murder and other criminal charges. Sayfullo Saipov, 29, entered his plea on November 28 before U.S. District Judge Vernon Broderick in Manhattan. He faces 22 counts ...

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New York terror suspect planned attack for weeks, police say

NEW YORK: All it took was a man and a truck to inflict the deadliest terror attack on New York City since 9/11. A 29-year-old man plowed into bicyclists and pedestrians just blocks away from the World Trade Center Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. Mangled bicycles littered the street as medics ...

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Toys trigger bomb scare at Trump’s headquarters

NEW YORK: A stray backpack prompted the partial evacuation of Trump Tower on Tuesday though bomb squad technicians quickly determined the unattended bag contained children’s toys and was harmless. Video posted online showed people running through the Manhattan skyscraper’s public lobby as uniformed police officers waved them toward the exits. ...

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‘Very unfair’: Trump reacts as protests surge across US

CHICAGO: President-elect Donald Trump fired back on social media after demonstrators in both red and blue states hit the streets for another round of protests, showing outrage over the Republican’s unexpected win. Demonstrations occurred from Portland, Oregon, to Chicago, to New York and parts in between and each typically drew ...

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