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Officer Manny Encarnacion (credit: LinkedIn)

Lawyer: Revenge Not A Factor In NYPD Officer’s Detainment In India

A New York City police officer has been detained in India on a weapons charge after authorities there discovered three bullets he accidentally packed in his luggage.

04/05/2014

Indian deputy consul general Devyani Khobragade (credit: CBS 2)

Indian Diplomat Indicted In Visa Fraud Case, Leaves U.S.

Devyani Khobragade is charged with visa fraud and making false statements after she allegedly lied on a visa application for her nanny.

01/09/2014

Indian deputy consul general Devyani Khobragade (credit: CBS 2)

Impasse Over Plea Deal In Arrest Of Indian Diplomat

Federal prosecutors and attorneys for a diplomat whose arrest triggered an outcry in India have found themselves at odds over a possible plea deal.

01/07/2014

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Former L.I. Man Extradited From India To Face Rape Charges

A man has been returned to the United States from India, and is being held on charges that he raped a 14-year-old girl more than three years ago on Long Island.

09/30/2013

Credit cards (credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Bust Up Elaborate International Credit Card Fraud Ring That Stole Millions

The elaborate scheme involved improving fake cardholders’ credit scores, allowing the scammers to borrow more money that they never repaid, investigators said.

02/05/2013

Smoke billows from the burning German embassy in Khartoum as a policeman stands next to a man preparing to extinguish the fire that was caused by protesters in Sudan demonstrating against a low-budget film mocking Islam on September 14, 2012. (Photo credit: ASHRAF SHAZLY/AFP/GettyImages)

Bloomberg Saddened, Not Surprised Over Middle East Uproar

Speaking Friday on his weekly WOR radio show, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said reaction from an anti-Islam film is “exactly what you should have expected.”

09/14/2012

Dharun Ravi reacts to his sentence - New Brunswick, NJ - May 21, 2012 (credit: CBS2)

ICE Director Answers Questions About Possible Deportation For Dharun Ravi

Ravi faces possible deportation back to India, where he was born and is still a citizen. John Morton, the Director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement said the agency is not ready to make a determination yet.

05/23/2012

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at City Hall - New York, NY - Jul 19, 2011 (credit: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office)

New York City Challenges Silicon Valley On High Tech Front

Silicon Valley might be the high tech capital of the world, but New York wants to change that.

07/19/2011

Hindu Group’s Lawsuit Over NJ Restaurant Meat Gets Green Light

The restaurant admitted it accidentally served the group a meat dish during an India Day celebration in 2009.

07/19/2011

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mayor Bloomberg Talks Payroll Project Scandal

“Nobody paid as much attention to it as they should have — from me on down,” Bloomberg said after a graduation ceremony at Gracie Mansion.

06/28/2011

City Hall - New York, NY - File / Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Feds: $600M-Plus Of NYC’s ‘CityTime’ Payroll Project Was Tainted

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara called the fraud “epic in duration, magnitude and scope.” Prosecutors previously had put the figure at about $85 million.

06/20/2011

Mahela Jayawardene of Sri Lanka pulls during the 2011 ICC World Cup Final between India and Sri Lanka at Wankhede Stadium on April 2, 2011 in Mumbai, India. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)

NYers Rise Before Dawn For Cricket World Cup

Cricket fans came out in the wee hours of the morning to catch their cricket heroes compete in the final of the World Cup.

04/02/2011

WCBS 880 reporter Sean Adams interviews Truike Boekholt-Daly - Photo: Chris Paul / altruisticarcs.com

Stories From Main Street: Mamaroneck, NY

Truike Boekholt-Daly of Mamaroneck went to India to learn yoga and she ended up discovering a calling.

01/31/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces the STAT! fundraisers for the New York City Health and Hospitals Coporation - Nov 29, 2010 - Photo: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office

Bloomberg Announces Events To Help NYC Hospitals

It’s not exactly a bake sale, but with New York City’s treasury in tatters, Mayor Bloomberg is promoting a series of charity gatherings to raise money for city hospitals.

11/30/2010

Cotton (Photo Noah Seelam/AFP/Getty Images)

Surge In Cotton Prices Could Hit Your Wallet Hard

Experts say monsoons in China, India and Pakistan earlier this year, destroyed much of the world’s cotton crop — causing a spike in prices.

09/20/2010

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