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Museum takes painful look into 9/11 attacks
Museum takes painful look into 9/11 attacks

On the eve of the dedication of a museum commemorating the September 11, 2001 attacks, Charles Wolf made no secret of his apprehension at a site he associates with the death of his wife Katherine.

Museum takes painful look into 9/11 attacks
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15-yo Kazakh model wins Grand Prix at Miss World Russian Beauty

The Miss World Russian Beauty-2014 Grand Final was held in New York. 15-yo Diana Bahtiyarkyzy from Kazakhstan's Semey won the Grand Prix in the Mini Miss World Russian Beauty category.

15-yo Kazakh model wins Grand Prix at Miss World Russian Beauty
Francis Bacon fever flares anew in New York
Francis Bacon fever flares anew in New York

Hype over Francis Bacon, whose work fetched a record price last year, is set to hit fever pitch when a new triptych goes under the hammer next week.

Francis Bacon fever flares anew in New York
New York subway train derailment injures 19
New York subway train derailment injures 19

A New York City subway train carrying 1,000 passengers derailed just after the morning commute Friday leaving 19 people hurt, including four who had potentially serious injuries, rescue officials said.

New York subway train derailment injures 19
Ford Mustang turns 50 atop Empire State Building
Ford Mustang turns 50 atop Empire State Building

Ford celebrated the 50th birthday of its beloved Mustang by displaying a new model of the convertible on top of the Empire State Building in New York.

Ford Mustang turns 50 atop Empire State Building
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One million buried in mass graves on forbidden New York island

Most New Yorkers don't even know it exists. But a million forgotten souls are buried in mass graves dug by convicts on a tiny, forbidden island east of the Bronx.

One million buried in mass graves on forbidden New York island
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Amazing Spider-Man 2 speaks Kazakh

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has been dubbed into Kazakh and will open in cinemas on April 24 in 3D.

Amazing Spider-Man 2 speaks Kazakh
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. ©Reuters/Hans Pennink
New York probes special deals for high-speed traders

New York's top prosecutor Tuesday vowed to end special concessions that exchanges provide to high-speed securities traders, giving them an unfair advantage over retail investors.

New York probes special deals for high-speed traders
Three dead, 63 hurt as NY buildings collapse
Three dead, 63 hurt as NY buildings collapse

A major explosion caused by a gas leak flattened two Manhattan apartment buildings in a fireball Wednesday, killing three people and injuring 63 others.

Three dead, 63 hurt as NY buildings collapse
Golovkin's 30th fight: Names revealed
Golovkin's 30th fight: Names revealed

The names of Gennady Golovkin’s possible opponents have been revealed.

Golovkin's 30th fight: Names revealed
NYC mayor in hot water on dangerous driving
NYC mayor in hot water on dangerous driving

New York mayor Bill de Blasio has driven head into accusations of hypocrisy after his SUV repeatedly violated traffic rules two days after he ordered a crackdown on dangerous driving.

NYC mayor in hot water on dangerous driving
David Ranta. Photo courtesy of nytimes.com
$6.4 mn payout for man who spent 23 years in US prison

New York City said Thursday it will pay out $6.4 million to a man who spent 23 years in prison for the murder of a rabbi that he did not commit.

$6.4 mn payout for man who spent 23 years in US prison
A staff member points to the "British Guiana One-Cent Stamp" at the Sotheby's gallery. ©Reuters/Eduardo Munoz
New York to auction world's most famous stamp

The world's most famous postage stamp, a tiny piece of British colonial memorabilia from 19th century South America, is going under the hammer in New York for $10 to $20 million.

New York to auction world's most famous stamp
Hollywood A-list front row for NYC fashion royalty
Hollywood A-list front row for NYC fashion royalty

Hollywood's A-list stars trooped out in force Wednesday to watch big name US designers unveil their 2014 fall/winter collections on the penultimate day of New York Fashion Week.

Hollywood A-list front row for NYC fashion royalty
Wang's romance and winter ninjas for Marc Jacobs
Wang's romance and winter ninjas for Marc Jacobs

Vera Wang offered "dark romance," Marc Jacobs space-age ninjas and Rodarte "Star Wars." Day six of New York Fashion Week was perhaps the most eclectic yet of fall/winter 2014.

Wang's romance and winter ninjas for Marc Jacobs
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Golovkin named Best Boxer of January by WBA

The WBA middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin has been named the Best Boxer of January by the Rating Committee of the World Boxing Association.

Golovkin named Best Boxer of January by WBA
Herrera, Hilfiger, Lim steal New York shows
Herrera, Hilfiger, Lim steal New York shows

Carolina Herrera, Tommy Hilfiger and Phillip Lim dominated the catwalk on day five of New York Fashion Week, looking to the future and delving into heritage for inspiration.

Herrera, Hilfiger, Lim steal New York shows
Eryslandy Lara. Photo a courtesy of beatsboxingmayhem.com
Challenge for Golovkin: Next fight

WBA Light middleweight Cuban Eryslandy Lara (19-1-2, 12 KO) has challenged Gennady “GGG” Golovkin.

Challenge for Golovkin: Next fight
Beckham family front row for Victoria's New York show
Beckham family front row for Victoria's New York show

David Beckham and his brood turned out in force to support wife Victoria's runway show at New York Fashion Week on Sunday.

Beckham family front row for Victoria's New York show
NY Fashion Week unveils double-layered sexy look
NY Fashion Week unveils double-layered sexy look

Heavy woollen coats unbuttoned to reveal sexy silk and chiffon dresses, New York Fashion Week is indulging women of style with a double-layered look for fall/winter 2014.

NY Fashion Week unveils double-layered sexy look