Edition:
United Kingdom

Jonathan Allen

RPT-For Notre-Dame, lessons from a fire-damaged New York cathedral

19 Apr 2019

NEW YORK, April 18 Before the restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris can begin, engineers may have to tap nearly every stone in the cathedral and listen for subtle sounds of damage, according to specialists who repaired one of the largest cathedrals in the world in New York after a devastating 2001 fire.

Judge upholds New York City's mandatory measles vaccination order

19 Apr 2019

NEW YORK A Brooklyn judge on Thursday ruled against a group of parents who challenged New York City's recently imposed mandatory measles vaccination order, rejecting their arguments that the city's public health authority exceeded its authority.

For Notre-Dame, lessons from a fire-damaged New York cathedral

19 Apr 2019

NEW YORK Before the restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris can begin, engineers may have to tap nearly every stone in the cathedral and listen for subtle sounds of damage, according to specialists who repaired one of the largest cathedrals in the world in New York after a devastating 2001 fire.

For Notre-Dame, lessons from a fire-damaged New York cathedral

18 Apr 2019

NEW YORK Before the restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris can begin, engineers may have to tap nearly every stone in the cathedral and listen for subtle sounds of damage, according to specialists who repaired one of the largest cathedrals in the world in New York after a devastating 2001 fire.

For Notre-Dame, lessons from a fire-damaged New York cathedral

18 Apr 2019

NEW YORK, April 18 Before the restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris can begin, engineers may have to tap nearly every stone in the cathedral and listen for subtle sounds of damage, according to specialists who repaired one of the largest cathedrals in the world in New York after a devastating 2001 fire.

New York City defends measles vaccination order in court

18 Apr 2019

NEW YORK, April 18 New York City's Department of Health defended its mandatory measles vaccination order in a state court on Thursday after a group of anonymous Brooklyn parents sued, arguing that the order was unconstitutional.

Trump foe Michael Avenatti indicted for financial crimes

11 Apr 2019

Michael Avenatti, the combative lawyer known for his battles with U.S. President Donald Trump, was indicted on charges of defrauding clients, including allegations that he withheld a multimillion-dollar settlement he won for a paraplegic man, prosecutors said on Thursday. | Video

New York declares measles emergency, blasts misinformation fueling outbreak

10 Apr 2019

NEW YORK A measles outbreak in Brooklyn, primarily among Orthodox Jewish children, prompted New York City on Tuesday to declare a public health emergency, requiring unvaccinated people in the affected areas to get the vaccine or face fines | Video

In New York, confusion reigns in the emerging CBD edibles business

09 Apr 2019

NEW YORK New York state officials told food growers and processors in mid-December that they had the state's blessing to produce and sell tea and chocolates laced with CBD, the cannabis derivative reputed to ease anxiety and other ills without marijuana's high.

Trump weighs in on Smollett case as Chicago demands reimbursement

28 Mar 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday the Department of Justice would "review" the uproar surrounding actor Jussie Smollett, who was charged with staging a fake hate-crime attack on himself in Chicago before prosecutors abruptly dropped the case this week. | Video

World News