Stormy Daniels obsession shines light on dark arts of Donald Trump’s New York fixer Michael Cohen – Donald Trump’s America

Stormy Daniels obsession shines light on dark arts of Donald Trump’s New York fixer Michael Cohen – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 17, 2018 16:03:22 Photo: Michael Cohen, attorney for The Trump Organisation, arrives at Trump Tower in New York City, U.S. January 17, 2017. (Reuters: Stephanie Keith, file) At the powerful end of New York they say Michael Cohen represents a classic and quintessentially New York tale — that …

Cape York killing sparked over funeral location, murder trial hears

Cape York killing sparked over funeral location, murder trial hears

Posted May 15, 2018 16:25:58 Photo: Indigenous ranger Garry Hudson is accused of driving into a house full of mourners because he did not like the location of the funeral. (Facebook) A man accused of killing a woman when he drove into a house full of mourners at his partner’s …

Warning Cape York land-clearing approval puts Great Barrier Reef at risk | Environment

The Turnbull government faces a test of its $500m budget commitment to protect the Great Barrier Reef, after federal environment officials ruled that a farmer could clear almost 2,000 hectares of Queensland forest. A draft report from the Department of Environment recommends that the clearing at Kingvale station on Cape …

New York Attorney-General Eric Schneiderman resigns after women allege physical abuse

New York Attorney-General Eric Schneiderman resigns after women allege physical abuse

Posted May 08, 2018 17:12:50 Photo: New York Attorney-General Eric Schneiderman denies allegations he abused women. (Reuters: Brendan McDermid) Related Story: New York state sues Harvey Weinstein and his former company Related Story: Weinstein Company set to file for bankruptcy after sale talks collapse New York Attorney-General Eric Schneiderman, who …

Engine explodes as plane from New York to Dallas makes emergency landing

Engine explodes as plane from New York to Dallas makes emergency landing

SOUTHWEST Airlines flight from New York’s La Guardia Airport to Dallas made an emergency landing at Philadelphia’s airport overnight with part of the covering from its left engine ripped off. “One passenger, a woman, was partially … was drawn out towards the out of the plane … was pulled back …

Australian company Sensorium take their disability-first children’s theatre to New York

Australian company Sensorium take their disability-first children’s theatre to New York

Posted April 16, 2018 04:45:19 Photo: Sensorium Theatre provides children with disabilities a rare opportunity to experience theatre on their own terms. (Supplied: Sensorium Theatre/Jessica Wyld) Audio: Changing how we experience art through the lens of disability (Life Matters) In April, the world’s first arts festival dedicated to children on …

New York Fire Department responding to Trump Tower blaze in central Manhattan

New York Fire Department responding to Trump Tower blaze in central Manhattan

Updated April 08, 2018 09:36:17 One civilian has been “seriously” injured and three firefighters were left with non-life-threatening injuries after a fire broke out on the 50th floor at Trump Tower in central Manhattan. The New York Fire Department said it was responding to the blaze, and currently remain on …

Conor McGregor charged with three counts of assault following incident in New York

Conor McGregor charged with three counts of assault following incident in New York

Posted April 07, 2018 08:20:39 Photo: Conor McGregor is escorted by New York City Police after charges were laid against him. (Reuters: Brendan McDermid) Related Story: Conor McGregor surrenders to police, accused of attacking opponents’ van Mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor has been freed by a New York judge …

Tech stocks rebound, New York Stock Exchange welcomes Spotify with wrong flag

Tech stocks rebound, New York Stock Exchange welcomes Spotify with wrong flag

Updated April 04, 2018 08:46:12 Photo: Music streaming service Spotify made its market debut via a direct listing. (REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/File Photo) US markets have made back ground in the wake of yesterday’s heavy tech-led sell-off, while Spotify began its life as a publicly listed company. Markets at 7:50am (AEST): ASX …

Cynthia Nixon: Sex and the City actress to run for New York governor

Cynthia Nixon: Sex and the City actress to run for New York governor

Updated March 20, 2018 09:33:47 Video: Actress Cynthia Nixon announces “we want government to work again” (Photo: AP/Michael Sohn) (ABC News) Former Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon has announced she will run for governor of the state of New York, challenging incumbent Andrew Cuomo for the Democratic nomination. …