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Innocent 'rabbi killer' freed in NY

A New York judge frees a man unjustly convicted of murdering a rabbi 23 years ago, offering what she acknowledged was a "grossly inadequate" apology.


NY man gets 1 year in prison for 'X-Men' piracy

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

A New York man has been sentenced to a year in federal prison for illegally uploading and distributing a copy of "X-Men Origins: Wolverine" before the movie's premiere....


Strauss-Kahn hidden inside New York safe house

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn spent his first night out of jail since his arrest on attempted rape charges, inside a Manhattan safe house on Saturday, well-hidden from the media gathered outside.


Jailed IMF chief resigns but maintains his innocence

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who is facing sexual assault charges in New York, says he is stepping down with 'infinite sadness' and that he wants to devote 'all my energy to proving my innocence.'


Fraud gets ex-Obama, Clinton fundraiser 12 years

A wealthy Manhattan investment banker and former top Democratic fundraiser was sentenced Thursday to 12 years in prison for defrauding banks of $292 million, some of which he donated to politicians including Barack Obama, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Al Gore.


Lil Wayne set to be sentenced to year in NY jail

Lil Wayne has agreed to go to jail in a gun case, but it has proven unexpectedly hard to put him there....


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