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Ex-UN General Assembly Head Released On Bail Despite More Likely Charges ComingA former president of the United Nations General Assembly facing tax charges in a bribery case was released Monday on $1 million bail -- even as a prosecutor said it was likely he will face additional charges.
Emotional Day Of Activities For Around New York City For Pope FrancisIt was a full and emotional whirlwind of a day for Pope Francis, crisscrossing the city in his famous Fiat to a throng of adoring fans everywhere he went.
Watch & Read Pope Francis' Address To The United NationsPope Francis delivered a speech to 100 world leaders and diplomats at the United Nations on Friday. It was the fifth by a pope to the U.N.
Light Show At UN Headquarters Emphasizes Global GoalsThe United Nations Headquarters were bedecked in brilliant lights Tuesday night, in a marketing campaign to support the UN’s Global Goals for Sustainable Development program.
UN General Assembly Street ClosuresHere's the latest list of slated road closures during the UN General Assembly. If you have to drive, check it out.
Pope Francis Visit, UN General Assembly Present Security Challenge For NYPDThe UN General Assembly is expected to draw 160 world leaders. Bratton said traveling around Manhattan will be a problem.
NYC Politicians, Israel Skeptical About Iran's Diplomacy OffensiveCritics expressed their skepticism Monday at a rally across First Avenue from the United Nations headquarters, where world leaders are converging for this week's General Assembly.
Jews Wonder: Of All Days For Ahmadinejad To Speak, Why Yom Kippur?Secretary General Ban Ki-moon met with Ahmadinejad on Sunday and warned him not to use any incendiary rhetoric. The Iranian president ignored the advice.
Protests Planned For Ahmadinejad's Visit To NYC For UN General AssemblyPresident Mahmoud Ahmadinejad who is scheduled to make a speech at the UN on Wednesday, is expected to stay for the second straight year at the posh Warwick New York Hotel.
Obama, Netanyahu Fighting Their Own Form Of Cold WarThe relationship between President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu has often been frigid, but they may now have entered sub-zero territory.
Palestinian President Talks Mideast Peace At U.N.Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addressed the Mideast peace process in his speech before the United Nations General Assembly on Saturday.
Hair Found In Hands Of Slain Nicaraguan DiplomatMore questions than answers surround the brutal murder of a high-ranking Nicaraguan diplomat Friday as police search for both a suspect and a motive.
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