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Editorial Roundup: New York

Sep. 28, 2023 07:21 AM EDT

Albany Times Union. September 25, 2023. Editorial: Cannabis Control Board’s cruel summer The board is failing to listen to those hurt most by the state’s botched recreational marijuana rollout. We already knew the Cannabis Control Board hasn’t...

Marlins pull even with Cubs for final NL wild card by beating Mets 4-2 for doubleheader split

Sep. 28, 2023 01:22 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After a long day on a dry field in Queens, the Miami Marlins still hold their playoff prospects in their own hands. Jon Berti hit a leadoff homer to complete his twi-night cycle and Miami pulled even in the down-to-the-wire race for the National League's final...

NY Attorney General Letitia James has a long history of fighting Trump, other powerful targets

Sep. 28, 2023 00:08 AM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Letitia James fixated on Donald Trump as she campaigned for New York attorney general, branding the then-president a “con man” and ″carnival barker” and pledging to shine a “bright light into every dark corner of his real estate dealings.” Five years...

Man who accosted former Rep. Lee Zeldin at campaign stop pleads guilty in federal case

Sep. 27, 2023 20:27 PM EDT

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A man who climbed the platform at a campaign event in western New York last year and grappled with Republican gubernatorial candidate Lee Zeldin pleaded guilty Wednesday to a misdemeanor charge of assaulting a federal officer. David Jakubonis, 44, faces up to...

After sending busloads of migrants to NYC, Texas governor visits city to fault Biden for crisis

Sep. 27, 2023 19:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For more than a year, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has been busing migrants from the southern U.S. border to places like New York, Washington and Chicago, prompting angry complaints from Democratic officials in those cities. The local authorities have said the influx of...

Jets' Robert Saleh remains confident in Zach Wilson, but acknowledges the QB must play better

Sep. 27, 2023 18:24 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Robert Saleh still believes in Zach Wilson. The embattled starting quarterback's teammates insist they do, too. But with Wilson and the offense struggling mightily and the New York Jets already at a crossroads in Week 4, things need to change on the field...

Jonas Kaufmann battles back from infection in Claus Guth's 'Doppleganger'

Sep. 27, 2023 18:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Finally recovered from a string of illness, tenor Jonas Kaufmann rose from one of 62 neatly ordered hospital beds at the Park Avenue Armory to perform a collection of Schubert songs in “Doppleganger.” For 80 solid minutes, the spotlight shone on Kaufmann, whose...

A judge found Trump committed fraud in building his real-estate empire. Here's what happens next

Sep. 27, 2023 17:28 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A judge's ruling that Donald Trump committed fraud as he built his real-estate empire tarnishes the former president's image as a business titan and could strip him of his authority to make major decisions about the future of his marquee properties in his home state. ...

Jefferies: Fiscal Q3 Earnings Snapshot

Sep. 27, 2023 16:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — NEW YORK (AP) — Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (JEF) on Wednesday reported earnings of $57.7 million in its fiscal third quarter. The New York-based company said it had net income of 22 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and amortization...

Donald Trump's lawyers ask judge to clarify fraud ruling’s impact on ex-president's business

Sep. 27, 2023 15:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Does a judge’s fraud finding spell the end of Donald Trump ’s real estate empire? The former president seems to think so. He decried Tuesday’s ruling, which shifts control of some of his companies to a court-appointed receiver, as the “KILL TRUMP” decision. ...