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.


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.


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.


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.


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

Stories From Main Street: Mamaroneck, NY

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


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.


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.


Brooklyn Honors Mother Teresa With Lighting Ceremony

For the next six nights, Brooklyn Borough Hall will be illuminated in blue and white to honor Mother Teresa on what would have been her 100th birthday.


New York City Loses Tax War Against Foreign Nations

India and other nations with diplomatic housing do not have to pay city property taxes, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday in a long-running dispute that once reached the Supreme Court.


Department of Homeland Security

Feds Seize $56,000 In Heroin At JFK Airport

A “garment sample” shipment that arrived at Kennedy Airport earlier this week contained a lot more than just clothes.

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