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    New York remembers 9/11 attacks, 18 years on

    Agence France-Presse . New York, United States | Updated at 09:17pm on September 11, 2019

    New York honoured Wednesday the almost 3,000 people killed on September 11, 2001 in a solemn ceremony at Ground Zero where hijacked al-Qaeda planes brought...

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    Bangladeshi shot dead in New York

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:19pm on September 03, 2019

    A Bangladeshi youth was shot dead and two others were injured in an attack by ‘miscreants’ at Jamaica in New York on Monday. The deceased...

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    Statues for equality: Australians unveil NY sculptures of 10 women

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on September 01, 2019

    Ten statues of famous women were installed in New York this week as the first part of an international project by Australian artists to highlight...

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    Billionaires are a sign of economic failure

    Max Lawson | Updated at 12:00am on August 31, 2019

    The New York Times published an editorial comment on its front page in January 2019, provocatively entitled ‘abolish billionaires.’ The editorial raised a serious question:...

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    War on nature must end: Greta

    Agence-France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on August 30, 2019

    Teenage climate campaigner Greta Thunberg said the ‘war on nature must end’ and called on Donald Trump to listen to science after she sailed into...

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    R&B singer R. Kelly arrested in Chicago

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on July 13, 2019

    Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly, who already faces state sexual assault charges, has been arrested in Chicago on federal charges after having been indicted there...

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    World Pride festivities opened with benefit concert

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 03:45pm on June 27, 2019

    New York’s highly anticipated World Pride festivities officially opened Wednesday with a benefit concert hosted by performer Whoopi Goldberg and featuring...

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    Rivals ride rising rates as Lloyd’s abandons some ship insurance

    Reuters . London/New York | Updated at 12:00am on June 25, 2019

    Rivals to Lloyd’s of London are riding a rising tide of marine insurance rates, leaving the 330-year-old market behind after it jettisoned sections of its...

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    Navy chief leaves for New York

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:44am on June 08, 2019

    Naval chief Admiral Aurangzeb Chowdhury left Dhaka for New York on Wednesday on a 4-day official visit to the United Nations headquarters...

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    B’deshi arrested in New York for alleged attack plot

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:28am on June 08, 2019

    A 22-year-old New York City man, Ashiqul Alam, was charged Friday after buying two Glock 9mm pistols with their serial numbers removed and talking about...