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# new-york - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

As worst-hit countries mull easing lockdown measures, global Covid-19 cases near 2 million

Experts fear that while the virus appears to peaking in some areas, it could begin to spike in others.

# new-york - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Harvey Weinstein charged with sexually assaulting a third woman in LA case

The disgraced Hollywood producer is already in prison in New York after being sentenced to 23 years in jail for rape and sexual assault.

# new-york - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Trump threatens to withdraw funding from the World Health Organization

New York City’s pandemic death toll has reached at least 4,000 people.

# new-york - Monday 6 April, 2020

Coronavirus: France reports highest daily death toll so far, New York Governor warns this is 'not over'

France has been in lockdown since 17 March in an attempt to slow the spread of the virus.

New York coronavirus deaths climb as Trump sees ‘light at end of tunnel’

The US leader also warned his country was approaching a ‘horrific point’ in the outbreak.

Four-year-old tiger at Bronx zoo tests positive for Covid-19

The four-year-old tiger is expected to make a full recovery.

# new-york - Saturday 4 April, 2020

New York's death toll rises by record 630 in 24 hours as China donates 1,000 ventilators

The US state has now recorded 113,704 positive cases.

# new-york - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

New York transformed as US virus death toll exceeds China's

The pandemic has killed more than 1,000 New Yorkers.

# new-york - Thursday 26 March, 2020

US Senate passes $2.2 trillion rescue package as the country's death toll exceeds 1,000 people

There are now more than 30,000 known cases of Covid-19 in the state of New York

# new-york - Monday 23 March, 2020

Harvey Weinstein reported to have tested positive for coronavirus

Sources told TMZ that Weinstein was one of two inmates to test positive at a New York prison.

# new-york - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Riverdance's Jean Butler gives shoutout to Irish security council bid during performance in New York

The government is hoping to secure a two-year rotating term on the UN Security Council in 2021.

Meeting between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be closed to the media again

This is the second time the breakfast meeting will be held behind closed doors.

Harvey Weinstein will be sentenced today - he could face 29 years in prison

Last month, the disgraced Hollywood mogul was convicted of sexual assault and rape.

# new-york - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

National Guard deployed to New York suburb due to coronavirus outbreak

Andrew Cuomo said authorities would set up a one-mile radius “containment zone” around the epicenter of the outbreak.

New York's St Patrick's Day parade still set to go ahead despite coronavirus concerns

The Taoiseach cancelled the New York leg of his US trip yesterday.

# new-york - Monday 9 March, 2020

Taoiseach cuts St Patrick's Day trip short to deal with evolving coronavirus situation and will not travel to New York

Leo Varadkar will travel to Washington DC as planned to meet President Trump.

# new-york - Friday 28 February, 2020

From The42 New York's Larry McCarthy elected new GAA President Rebel Roar

New York's Larry McCarthy elected new GAA President

The Cork native was voted in at Congress tonight.

# new-york - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Harvey Weinstein taken to hospital with chest pains after being found guilty of rape and sexual assault

The disgraced film producer faces a maximum of 29 years in prison.

# new-york - Monday 24 February, 2020

Harvey Weinstein found guilty on two counts at New York rape trial

He was found guilty of first degree sexual assault and third degree rape

# new-york - Thursday 13 February, 2020

'Block out the noise': Weinstein lawyer urges jury to 'be unpopular' and acquit movie mogul of rape

In closing arguments, Donna Rotunno said prosecutors had created “an alternative universe” in which the former producer was a “monster”.

# new-york - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Alleged Weinstein victim tells court of assault at New York apartment

Defense lawyers ferociously challenged Mimi Haleyi’s account during cross-examination.

# new-york - Monday 27 January, 2020

Prince Andrew 'uncooperative' in Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking investigation, says NY prosecutor

Geoffrey Berman says the FBI had contacted Prince Andrew’s lawyers and asked to interview him.

# new-york - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Harvey Weinstein threatened with jail after using his phone in court

Jury selectoin began today in what is expected to be a lengthy court trial.

# new-york - Monday 6 January, 2020

Harvey Weinstein charged with sexual assault in Los Angeles as New York trial begins

The news came on the day Weinstein and several of his accusers attended court in New York for the start of a separate trial.

# new-york - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

Rudy Giuliani's 'ineptitude' and 'lack of knowledge' criticised by Irish diplomat following 1989 lunch

Giuliani had just launched his 1989 mayoral campaign when a Government official lunched with the Republican politician.

# new-york - Monday 30 December, 2019

'No funds' available amid 1989 departmental row over De Valera birthplace plaque

A “modest contribution” of $600 was required.

New York mayor slams 'growing anti-Semitism' in the US following Hanukkah killings

De Blasio announced a series of measures to tackle the problem, including an intensified police presence in Jewish communities

# new-york - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Five people stabbed at New York rabbi’s home during Hanukkah celebration

The attack north of New York City appeared to be the latest in a string targeting Jews in the region.

# new-york - Thursday 19 December, 2019

The oldest forest in the world has been discovered in an abandoned New York quarry Wood You Believe This post contains videos

The oldest forest in the world has been discovered in an abandoned New York quarry

Fossils of an extensive network of trees are believed to be 386 million years old.

# new-york - Saturday 7 December, 2019

From The42 'The matter is closed' - Kiely on disciplinary of two Limerick players sent home from New York trip That's That

'The matter is closed' - Kiely on disciplinary of two Limerick players sent home from New York trip

The Shannonsiders manager says the situation was dealt with internally.

# new-york - Friday 6 December, 2019

Harvey Weinstein prosecutors call for higher bail, saying he could try to flee the country

The disgraced Hollywood mogul appeared in court for a hearing on his bail conditions today.

R Kelly charged with paying bribe before marriage to 15-year-old Aaliyah

Kelly was 27 when he married a then 15-year-old R&B singer Aaliyah in 1994.

# new-york - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

New York bishop steps down amid ongoing clerical abuse scandal

The Buffalo bishop has been accused in US media of hiding the names of accused priests

New life in New York leaves seven time All-Ireland winner and Cork star's future in doubt

Orla Cotter recently moved to the Big Apple – and is unsure whether she’ll be involved for a 15th consecutive season on home soil.

# new-york - Friday 22 November, 2019

'Everyone misses him': Dublin man pleads guilty to fatally assaulting Longford man in New York

Danny McGee (21) was found lying unresponsive outside the pub in Queens on 22 November last year.

# new-york - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Kilkenny win New York Hurling Classic after 24-point success over Limerick

Tipperary and Wexford lost the semi-final ties in Citi Field.

# new-york - Monday 11 November, 2019

Donald Trump greeted with cheers and protests during Veterans Day speech

As Trump hailed US veterans as the “greatest warriors to walk the face of the earth”, Impeachment balloons floated nearby.

# new-york - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

'Son of working-class Irish immigrants' chosen as new NYPD police chief

Dermot Shea will replace James O’Neill, another Irish-American.

# new-york - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Boos and cheers: Mixed reception for Trump as he attends MMA fight in New York

Dozens of protesters had placards with slogans such as “Trump/Pence Out Now!” and “Headlock Him Up”.

# new-york - Monday 28 October, 2019

Opening a store in New York led to the collapse of Orla Kiely business, report claims

The collapse of Kiely Rowan plc with debts of €8.4 million occurred in September 2018.