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Celebrities strut catwalk in New York dress gala
Celebrities strut catwalk in New York dress gala

Celebrities have burst onto New York Fashion Week, donning couture red dresses made by some of America's top designers and strutting the catwalk to raise money for heart disease.

Celebrities strut catwalk in New York dress gala
New York kicks off 2014 fashion week season
New York kicks off 2014 fashion week season

New York Fashion Week explodes onto a snowy Manhattan Thursday, kicking off the fall/winter 2014 season with a new look and 300 catwalk presentations before the industry shows head to Europe.

New York kicks off 2014 fashion week season
Golovkin and Tyson. Photo a courtesy of GGG Team
Kazakhstan's Golovkin is next Tyson in middleweight

Like Mike Tyson in 1980, Gennady "GGG" Golovkin was KOing his opponents throughout 2013.

Kazakhstan's Golovkin is next Tyson in middleweight
New York to auction art looted by Hitler deputy
New York to auction art looted by Hitler deputy

Four Old Masters stolen by the Nazis, including Hitler's deputy Hermann Goering, go under the hammer in New York this week where they are expected to fetch up to $1 million.

New York to auction art looted by Hitler deputy
French born Michelin star chef Daniel Boulud. ©Reuters/Jason Reed
Top chefs bring ready meals to NYC elderly

Shivering in Arctic temperatures and reeling from a brutal winter snowstorm, elderly New Yorkers got the surprise of their lives when five top chefs suddenly appeared with meals on wheels.

Top chefs bring ready meals to NYC elderly
Major snowstorm slams northeastern US
Major snowstorm slams northeastern US

Snow blanketed much of the northeastern United States Tuesday, grounding thousands of flights and causing chaos on the roads as forecasters warned that a brutal cold spell was on its way.

Major snowstorm slams northeastern US
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New York cops among 106 accused over 9/11 fraud

Former New York police officers and firefighters were among 106 people indicted Tuesday over a "massive fraud" worth hundreds of millions of dollars, some in connection with the September 11 attacks.

New York cops among 106 accused over 9/11 fraud
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Bolashak Scholarship to shift gears to Journalism and Cultural Studies together with BBC

In 2014 the scholarship is having two new categories - Media and Cultural Studies - that include journalism, cinematography, TV journalism and other similar majors.

Bolashak Scholarship to shift gears to Journalism and Cultural Studies together with BBC
Chiara de Blasio. ©Reuters/Brendan McDermid
NYC first daughter confesses to drug, alcohol abuse

The teenage daughter of New York's incoming mayor confessed on Christmas Eve to smoking pot and underage drinking in a video aimed at helping others battling depression.

NYC first daughter confesses to drug, alcohol abuse
 Victor Vilks. Photo a courtesy of rocknfun.livejournal.com
Latvian filmmaker to respond to Borat for Kazakhstan

The Latvian filmmaker Victor Vilks is planning to make a new movie that will be a response to Borat on behalf of Kazakhstan.

Latvian filmmaker to respond to Borat for Kazakhstan
World's most expensive printed book sells for $14.2mn
World's most expensive printed book sells for $14.2mn

The first book written in what is today the United States of America fetched $14.2 million in New York on Tuesday, becoming the world's most expensive printed book sold at auction.

World's most expensive printed book sells for $14.2mn
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Yahoo pushes further into news with 'global anchor'

Yahoo made a fresh move Monday to expand as a media group, naming a star "global anchor" to be the face of its digital news brand.

Yahoo pushes further into news with 'global anchor'
New York City raises legal age for cigarettes to 21
New York City raises legal age for cigarettes to 21

A New York City law banning cigarette sales to people under 21 was signed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday, the latest move in the Big Apple's war on smoking.

New York City raises legal age for cigarettes to 21
Young Frenchman too heavy to fly will go home by ship
Young Frenchman too heavy to fly will go home by ship

A young Frenchman who weighs 230 kilograms (500 pounds) and was deemed too heavy to fly on a jetliner arrived in New York Tuesday to head home by ship.

Young Frenchman too heavy to fly will go home by ship
Impressionist, modern art falls short in New York sale
Impressionist, modern art falls short in New York sale

Some of the finest Impressionist and Modern art offered for auction by Christie's in New York fell short of expectations Tuesday despite strong interest from buyers in the middle market.

Impressionist, modern art falls short in New York sale
New York ends Bloomberg era, elects liberal de Blasio as mayor
New York ends Bloomberg era, elects liberal de Blasio as mayor

Voters in New York picked Bill de Blasio to be the city's first Democratic mayor in a generation, in one of a handful of elections seen as having considerable national importance.

New York ends Bloomberg era, elects liberal de Blasio as mayor
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Once again a 'bad boy': Golovkin on Steven's fight

The 'Bad Boy', Gennady Golovkin, WBA world middleweight champion from Kazakhstan, shared the plans for the Curtis fight.

Once again a 'bad boy': Golovkin on Steven's fight
Hobbit fans get sneak peek at new movie
Hobbit fans get sneak peek at new movie

Director Peter Jackson gave fans a sneak peek of his latest Tolkien epic Tuesday, revealing he is working non-stop to get "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" ready to premiere next month.

Hobbit fans get sneak peek at new movie
Golovkin's coach comments on winning Stevens
Golovkin's coach comments on winning Stevens

Abel Sanchez, the coach of the World Middleweight Champion Gennedy Golovkin, has shared his opinion on the Golovkin vs Stevens fight.

Golovkin's coach comments on winning Stevens
Golovkin wins the fight. Photo a courtesy of badlefthook.com
Invincible Golovkin defends his World Middleweight title and KOs Stevens

Gennady Golovkin from Kazakhstan has beaten American boxer Curtis Stevens to retain his WBA world middleweight title.

Invincible Golovkin defends his World Middleweight title and KOs Stevens