The R&B singer, 55, is likely to spend much of the rest of his life in prison after being convicted of years of psychological and sexual abuse.
Representative Lee Zeldin, the Republican candidate for governor, said the decision to overturn Roe v. Wade was a victory for family, life and the Constitution.
Lev Parnas, a Soviet-born businessman, tried to use campaign donations funneled from Russia to advance a cannabis business.
Randy Cox, 36, was being transported in a police van when it came to a sudden stop on June 19. He is now in the hospital, barely able to move.
Julissia Batties, who was beaten to death, had a case file with the city’s child welfare agency from the day she was born.
By Andy Newman and
Gov. Kathy Hochul will have a huge fund-raising edge as she confronts a political environment that may help her Republican opponent, Lee Zeldin.
The city has canceled free swim lessons and private swim programs are feeling the squeeze from a lack of lifeguards. One expert said: “Some of those kids are going to drown.”
The legal complaints are the first to be brought by officials under a state law intended to hold firearm manufacturers accountable for gun violence.
By Ashley Southall and
Mr. Zeldin, a Long Island congressman, will try to become the first Republican to win a statewide race in 20 years when he faces Gov. Kathy Hochul in November.