New York http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/21119/all en New York Governor Cuomo proposes 2013 fiscal budget http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120117/new-york-governor-cuomo-proposes-2013-fiscal-bud <p> The budget was released today in Albany, the state&rsquo;s capital, closing a $2 billion deficit in part by finding $1.14 billion in agency savings and centralizing purchasing and human resources, Bloomberg reported.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120117/new-york-governor-cuomo-proposes-2013-fiscal-bud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York Business Politics United States Tue, 17 Jan 2012 18:32:00 +0000 Lillian Rizzo 5687786 at http://www.globalpost.com Former bookkeeper stole over $1 million from Archdiocese of New York http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120130/former-bookkeeper-stole-over-1-million-archdioce <p> Anita Collins, 67, from the Bronx, was previously convicted of grand larceny and pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor in another case, but the archdiocese said it didn&rsquo;t know since there was no background check performed.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120130/former-bookkeeper-stole-over-1-million-archdioce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York World Religion United States Mon, 30 Jan 2012 20:22:00 +0000 Lillian Rizzo 5689545 at http://www.globalpost.com Rape case dropped against NYPD commissioner's son Greg Kelly http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120208/rape-case-dropped-greg%20kelly-nypd-commissioners-son "I am thankful that the investigation established what I've known all along, that I am innocent of the allegations that were waged against me," Kelly said in a statement last night.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120208/rape-case-dropped-greg%20kelly-nypd-commissioners-son" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York rape United States Wed, 08 Feb 2012 09:57:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5690858 at http://www.globalpost.com 'The Scream' by Edvard Munch to be auctioned in New York http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/120221/the-scream-edvard-munch-auctioned-sothebys-new-york The world-famous painting is likely to be one of the most expensive artworks ever sold.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/120221/the-scream-edvard-munch-auctioned-sothebys-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> art auctions New York Norway Culture & Lifestyle United States Tue, 21 Feb 2012 16:25:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5692685 at http://www.globalpost.com Etan Patz: Pedro Hernandez confesses to strangling missing boy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120524/etan-patz-disappearance-man-in-custody "An individual now in custody has made statements to NYPD detectives implicating himself in the disappearance and death of Etan Patz 33 years ago," Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly said in a statement this morning.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120524/etan-patz-disappearance-man-in-custody" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York United States Thu, 24 May 2012 12:24:00 +0000 News Desk 5705441 at http://www.globalpost.com Etan Patz suspect Pedro Hernandez arraigned from hospital room (UPDATE) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120525/etan-patz-suspect-charged-second-degree-murder Etan Patz' accused killer, former store clerk Pedro Hernandez, has been charged with the boy's second degree murder, exactly 33 years after the 6-year-old disappeared on his way to school. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120525/etan-patz-suspect-charged-second-degree-murder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York Americas United States Fri, 25 May 2012 22:37:00 +0000 Talia Ralph 5705696 at http://www.globalpost.com Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants large sodas banned in New York http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120531/large-sodas-banned-new-york-mayor-michael-bloomberg If the ban comes into effect, the maximum serving of soda will be 16 fluid ounces.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120531/large-sodas-banned-new-york-mayor-michael-bloomberg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York Health United States Thu, 31 May 2012 13:30:00 +0000 News Desk 5706320 at http://www.globalpost.com Oyster Bay yacht accident: 3 children dead, 24 rescued http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120705/oyster-bay-yacht-accident-3-dead-24-rescued Police are not yet sure what caused the accident, but believe it could have been due to a sudden thunderstorm as well as the wake created by other boats leaving the bay after a firework display.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120705/oyster-bay-yacht-accident-3-dead-24-rescued" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York United States Thu, 05 Jul 2012 12:16:00 +0000 News Desk 5710654 at http://www.globalpost.com New York to investigate post-Sandy price gouging for fuel, food http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121105/new-york-post-sandy-price-gouging-investigation New York's attorney general Eric Schneiderman has ordered an investigation into alleged price gouging in the wake of Storm Sandy.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121105/new-york-post-sandy-price-gouging-investigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York United States Mon, 05 Nov 2012 17:14:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5724945 at http://www.globalpost.com Edward Koch, three-time New York mayor, dead at 88 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130201/edward-koch-dead-new-york New York's current mayor, Michael Bloomberg, paid tribute to "a great mayor, a great man, and a great friend."<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130201/edward-koch-dead-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York Want to Know United States Fri, 01 Feb 2013 13:14:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5742966 at http://www.globalpost.com Runaway trailer kills seven in New York (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130530/runaway-trailer-kills-seven-new-york-video Seven were killed in New York state after a trailer disconnected from a truck and slammed into a minivan carrying two families, on Route 13 in the town of Truxton, south of Syracuse.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130530/runaway-trailer-kills-seven-new-york-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York Americas Want to Know United States Thu, 30 May 2013 17:21:11 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5848894 at http://www.globalpost.com At least seven injured in explosion at New York college (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130604/at-least-seven-injured-explosion-at-new-york-col At least seven have been injured after an apparent natural gas explosion at Nyack College in upstate New York, although none of the injuries appear to be life threatening. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130604/at-least-seven-injured-explosion-at-new-york-col" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Need to Know New York Americas United States Tue, 04 Jun 2013 18:12:51 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5851095 at http://www.globalpost.com Suspicious package at JFK turns out to be beauty supplies http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130811/suspicious-package-at-jfk-turns-out-be-beauty-su A package that two John F Kennedy airport Customs and Border Patrol employees said made them sick was determined to only contain beauty supplies, authorities said after testing was carried out. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130811/suspicious-package-at-jfk-turns-out-be-beauty-su" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Need to Know New York Americas United States Mon, 12 Aug 2013 03:16:00 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5907671 at http://www.globalpost.com New York state home housed 850 snakes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/130919/new-york-state-home-housed-850-snakes An animal control officer running a snake breeding business on the side was busted in Long Island on Thursday, after authorities entered his Shirley home and found a remarkable 850 serpents within. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/130919/new-york-state-home-housed-850-snakes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York New York State snakes Americas Strange But True Wildlife News Science United States Fri, 20 Sep 2013 00:44:00 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5939408 at http://www.globalpost.com Attack on Sikh Columbia professor may be hate crime http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130923/attack-sikh-columbia-professor-may-be-hate-crime A Sikh Columbia University professor was brutally beaten in New York City on Saturday night, and authorities are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130923/attack-sikh-columbia-professor-may-be-hate-crime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> hate crime Need to Know New York New York City sikh Americas United States Mon, 23 Sep 2013 05:44:37 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5941679 at http://www.globalpost.com