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May 19, 2018 - 2:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Reggie Lucas, the Grammy-winning musician who played with Miles Davis in the 1970s and produced the bulk of Madonna's debut album, has died. He was 65. The performer's daughter, Lisa Lucas, told The Associated Press that her father died from complications with his heart early...
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May 19, 2018 - 1:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — New York's progressive Working Families Party is expected to formally endorse "Sex and the City" actress Cynthia Nixon as its gubernatorial candidate — challenging incumbent Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The small, progressive party is holding its annual convention on Saturday...
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May 19, 2018 - 9:00 am
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Among those receiving degrees from the University of Rochester this weekend will be the late abolitionist Frederick Douglass. The escaped slave's great-great-great-grandson, Kenneth Morris Jr., is scheduled to accept the honorary doctor of law degree during Sunday's...
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May 19, 2018 - 8:58 am
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Among those receiving degrees from the University of Rochester this weekend will be the late abolitionist Frederick Douglass. The escaped slave's great-great-great-grandson, Kenneth Morris Jr., is scheduled to accept the honorary doctor of law degree during Sunday's...
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Demonstrator sing along as the Mariachi Tapatio de Alvaro Paulino band performs during a demonstration across the street from the building that once housed the office space of Aaron Schlossberg, Friday, May 18, 2018, in New York. Schlossberg, a lawyer who was caught on video ranting against Spanish-speaking restaurant workers has been kicked out of his office space and faces a complaint from two elected officials. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
May 18, 2018 - 7:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A mariachi band has performed songs like "La Cucaracha" during a protest in front of the former office of a New York City lawyer caught on video ranting against Spanish-speaking workers. The protesters Friday asked for the disbarment of attorney Aaron Schlossberg. They sang along...
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May 18, 2018 - 6:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Attorneys for President Donald Trump's personal lawyer say a lawyer for porn star Stormy Daniels has created a "carnival atmosphere" and should be kept from a New York court. Michael Cohen's attorneys made their arguments in papers filed Friday in Manhattan federal court. They say...
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May 18, 2018 - 11:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of New Jersey Transit buses collided inside the Lincoln Tunnel, and authorities say 32 people have been hurt, included seven with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries. Officials say a NJ Transit bus rear-ended another at about 9:50 a.m. Friday in the tunnel's center...
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May 18, 2018 - 10:02 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Three New York prosecutors are backing a national push to change parole and probation. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr., Brooklyn DA Eric Gonzalez and Albany County DA David Soares — all Democrats — have signed onto a statement published by Columbia University...
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May 18, 2018 - 9:50 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a woman apparently jumped with her 7-year-old son from a window of a boutique hotel in New York City and both died. It's not clear how high up the pair were at the Gotham Hotel when they fell, but the 46-year-old woman and the boy were found on a lower roof or landing at...
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May 18, 2018 - 9:17 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a stylist at a Brooklyn barbershop threw a client through the front window after he complained about his haircut. According to the Daily News of New York, the 33-year-old victim was at the Levels Barbershop in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, on Thursday afternoon. Police say he...
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