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Multi-state coalition seeks to stop GOP federal tax reform: Cuomo

ALBANY — Gov. Cuomo and the governors of Connecticut and New Jersey announced Friday the formation of a multi-state coalition that will file a lawsuit seeking to block the recently enacted Republican federal tax reform act they say unconstitutionally targets ...

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Haiti formally seeks explanation for Trump’s ‘s–thole' remark

An ambassador said the Haitian government has formally summoned a U.S. official to explain Trump’s comments after the President reportedly blasted immigrants from “shithole countries.” “Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” the President said ...

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A Rainmaker Seeks to Grow His Firm at a Time of Big Media and Tech Deals

LionTree, powered by what media and telecom executives describe as Mr. Bourkoff’s nonstop networking, has already claimed a number of advisory assignments, from Charter’s deal for Time Warner Cable to Verizon’s purchases of AOL and Yahoo to helping advise Snap ...

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Prince's Paisley Park seeks alcohol permit for events

Operators of Prince’s former home and recording complex in Minnesota are seeking a special permit so they can serve alcohol during the week of the Super Bowl. Some people are questioning the request, noting the late musician didn’t allow alcohol ...

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Waymo Seeks Delay in Court Fight With Uber Over Trade Secrets

Photo Waymo claims that Anthony Levandowski, a former Google self-driving vehicle engineer, conspired with Uber to steal top trade secrets. Credit Eric Risberg/Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — A battle between two technology titans that could impact the future of self-driving ...

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China Seeks Small Stakes in, and More Sway Over, Online Firms

“As these companies have grown both in size and influence,” he said, “that model is no longer comfortable for the authorities.” The Wall Street Journal, citing anonymous sources, reported this week that Chinese internet regulators have discussed taking 1 percent ...

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Fyre Festival's Billy McFarland seeks plea deal on fraud charges

The failed Fyre Festival founder is looking for a break after bilking investors. Billy McFarland, 25, is in negotiating a plea deal after prosecutors say he duped two investors  — who backed the Bahamas debacle  — out of $ 1.2 ...

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Dad of slain Queens jogger seeks help in finding mystery man

Philip Vetrano said he wants to talk to a neighborhood jogger who vanished after his daughter, Karina Vetrano, was killed Aug. 2. (Debbie Egan-Chin/New York Daily News) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, August 29, 2016, 11:26 PM The father of ...

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Obama Seeks Broadband for 20 Million More Low-Income Subscribers

WASHINGTON — President Obama, backing a plan to connect low-income families to more affordable broadband services, on Wednesday set a goal to get 20 million people subscribed to high-speed Internet by 2020. In a Facebook post, Mr. Obama said a ...

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Kendall Jenner seeks at least $10 million from skin company

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 9:38 PM Jamie McCarthy/WireImage Kendall Jenner’s supermodel mug doesn’t come cheap. The Victoria Secret stunner is seeking at least $ 10 million from a laser company, which she claims used her photo ...

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