New York City Comptroller John Liu on the steps of City Hall (file / credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

John Liu Says In Radio Interview That He Did Work In A Sweatshop

John Liu, the Democratic New York City Comptroller and mayoral hopeful, tried to clarify what was a key part of his campaign for his current office.


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Knicks’ Jeremy Lin Requests Privacy For Family In Taiwan

“I just want people to respect the privacy of my relatives in Taiwan,” Lin said. “And I think hopefully this will get back to everybody because they need to live their lives as well.”


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Insider Trading Probe Yields Guilty Plea In NYC

Don Chu entered the plea in federal court in Manhattan. He is among 13 people charged so far in a probe of those in the securities industry who give out inside information instead of legitimate research.


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Cops: Mom Went To Taiwan, Left Girl, 13, Home Alone For Week

Authorities charged Winifred Chaffee with misdemeanor child endangerment for allegedly leaving her 13-year-old daughter home alone while she went to Taiwan from March 21-28.