Harvey Weinstein’s 2020 rape conviction overturned by New York appeals court

Harvey Weinstein’s 2020 conviction for rape has been overturned, with a New York court ordering a new trial in the landmark “MeToo” case. The state’s highest court found the judge at the trial prejudiced the ex-movie mogul with “egregious” improper rulings, including a decision to let women testify about allegations that were not part of […]

New York could scrap law that criminalizes adultery

A US state could be about to scrap a century-old law which criminalizes the act of cheating. Adultery has been classed as a low-level criminal offense – known as a misdemeanor – in the state of New York since 1907. Such laws were traditionally introduced in states across the US to reduce the number of […]

New York: Two human arms and a leg found by schoolgirl in park

Two human arms and a human leg have been found at a park in New York. A girl walking to school discovered the “severed left arm” on Thursday morning in Southards Park Pond in the town of Babylon, Long Island. Her father then contacted police, who, after searching the area, found a dismembered leg. The […]

New York issues air quality alert as smoke from Canadian wildfires shrouds landmarks

People in New York are being warned to limit outdoor activity as smoke from Canadian wildfires drifts across many areas of the northeastern US. Air quality in the state is now “unhealthy”, according to the Environment Protection Agency, and a murky haze has descended over landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty and Times Square. […]

Woman jailed after trying to kill lookalike in New York with poisoned cheesecake

A ‘ruthless and calculating’ woman has been jailed for 21 years for trying to kill her friend in the US with a poisoned cheesecake to steal her identity. Viktoria Nasyrova was found guilty of attempted murder by a New York jury in February. The 47-year-old took the sedative-laced dessert to Olga Tsvyk’s New York City […]

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One dead and five injured after multi-storey car park collapses in New York

The second floor of the lower Manhattan car park collapsed onto the first, New York emergency officials said, according to CBS News. Video footage from the scene cited by CBS News showed a rescue operation getting under way. But firefighters responding to the collapse were pulled back from the immediate scene “out of concerns about […]

Two charged with ‘running illegal police station’ in New York for Chinese government

Two New York residents have been arrested and charged after allegedly running an illegal Manhattan police station for the Chinese government. The pair face federal charges of operating the undeclared outpost in the Chinatown neighborhood and conspiring to act as agents for Beijing, said the US attorney for the eastern district of New York. The […]