Beyonce and Jay Z have someone else to thank for the "foreign eroticism alongside the sexually intense lyrics" of their hit song "Drunk in Love," a Hungarian pop star claims in court. Monika Juhasz Miczura, who goes by the stage name Mitsou , filed her complaint Friday in New York County Supreme Court.
Courthouse News Service, Tue, Dec 16 2014 @ 03:10 PM
Ms. Malpass confirmed in a phone interview that she will officially be named chairwoman Monday when county GOP chairs convene in Albany. She is hoping to reinvigorate the party's presence in Manhattan.
New York Business.com, Mon, Dec 15 2014 @ 12:01 AM
TEHRAN Commerzbank is in talks to pay U.S. authorities more than $600m in fines over the investigation into its dealings with Iran and other countries on the U.S. sanctions list. The settlement is in the final stages of negotiations, people familiar with the matter said, and could be announced by the end of the year, the Financial Times reported on Thursday.
Tehran Times, Sat, Dec 13 2014 @ 02:27 PM
Four complaints in federal and state court allege that UBS and others aided and abetted Bernie Madoff's massive Ponzi scheme. SPV OSUS filed two complaints in New York County Supreme Court on Thursday, a day after filing two identical federal complaints in New York's Southern District.
Courthouse News Service, Fri, Dec 12 2014 @ 09:37 AM
State Republican Party Chairman Ed Cox will remove Daniel Isaacs as chair of the New York County Republican Party and replace him with the wife of former U.S. Senate candidate David Malpass, sources say. GOP insiders said that the Manhattan GOP has struggled to raise money during Mr. Isaacs' tenure, and has shrunk to the point that it fielded candidates for the committee in less than a quarter of the election districts in Manhattan this year, most of them clustered around the Upper East Side.
The New York Observer, Fri, Dec 12 2014 @ 06:52 PM
In this Oct. 30, 2014 file photo, Bobby Shmurda arrives at Power 105.1's Powerhouse 2014 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Shmurda whose real name is Ackquille Pollard has been arrested in New York City in a gun and narcotics investigation.
680News, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 03:05 PM
Protesters participate in a "die-in" at Bryant Park during a march against a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner, Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, in New York. Protesters rallying against a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner block traffic on 34th Street, Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, in New York.
Albany Times Union, Sat, Dec 6 2014 @ 04:46 PM
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio presents the 2015 city budget at City Hall in New York, May 8, 2014. REUTERS/Seth Wenig/Pool New York Mayor Bill de Blasio was named 2014 Person of the Year by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals for opposing horse-drawn carriages in Manhattan and advocating other animal friendly causes, the group said on Thursday.
CNews, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 04:23 PM