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Sex and taxes: A Seattle tax preparer is intimate with both

18 Feb 2020

Two things in life are certain for Lori St. Kitts: sex and taxes.

Sex and taxes: A Seattle tax preparer is intimate with both

18 Feb 2020

Feb 18 Two things in life are certain for Lori St. Kitts: sex and taxes.

New York police charge 14-year-old with murder of college student

15 Feb 2020

NEW YORK New York police announced the arrest of a 14-year-old boy on Saturday who they said fatally stabbed a teenage woman during a brutal Manhattan robbery two months ago that stunned the city where crime rates have been in a decades-long decline. | Video

Pimco ex-CEO sentenced to prison in U.S. college admissions scam - prosecutor

07 Feb 2020

The former head of asset management firm Pimco was sentenced on Friday to nine months in prison for his part in a scheme in which privileged parents paid bribes to get their children into U.S. colleges, federal prosecutors said.

New York Guardian Angels patrol a Jewish neighbourhood on edge

30 Jan 2020

NEW YORK On a windy January night in Brooklyn, a young Jewish woman wary of rising anti-Semitism in her city threw a man who had confronted her to the sidewalk. | Video

Whitney Houston among six Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees

15 Jan 2020

Late superstar Whitney Houston and five other artists and bands, living and dead - and representing a wide range of musical genres, including pop, electronica and rap - were unveiled on Wednesday as this year's inductees to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

That puppy in the window could make you sick as a dog, U.S. health agency warns

18 Dec 2019

NEW YORK Beware of dog, especially the cute puppies in pet store windows, U.S. health officials warn.

Hundreds of New Jersey police mourn officer killed in shooting rampage

17 Dec 2019

NEW YORK Police turned out by the hundreds on Tuesday to mourn a fallen comrade, a northern New Jersey detective who was the first of six people to die last week in a shooting rampage that authorities have labeled an act of domestic terrorism. | Video

Bei Bei, Washington's eligible bachelor panda, heads to China

20 Nov 2019

After a month of preparations and goodbyes, Bei Bei, the Washington National Zoo's most eligible giant panda bachelor, was on his way to China on Tuesday, where scientists hope he will help increase the population of his species. | Video

Florida county to revisit rejection of digital New York Times for libraries

05 Nov 2019

Responding to a public furor, a Florida county board on Tuesday said it would revisit its decision to reject its library system's request for a digital subscription to the New York Times, whose reporting one member had called "fake news."

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