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A guard at New York"s Rikers Island is charged with beating a handcuffed inmate

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A correction officer at New .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2017

An ex-guard at New York City"s Rikers jail is set for trial over the fatal beating of an inmate

NYPDNEW YORK (Reuters) - A former guard at New York’s troubled Rikers Island jail complex is set to go on trial for the fatal 2012 beating of an inmate. Brian Coll, 47, faces up to life in prison if he is convicted by a federal jury in Manhattan on .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 2nd, 2016

A New York jail guard pleaded guilty to covering up an inmate"s death

Thomson ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) - A suspended guard at New York City's Rikers Island jail complex pleaded guilty on Tuesday to charges that he tried to cover up an assault by a fellow officer that led to the death of an inmate in 2012. Byron Taylor, 32,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 20th, 2016

Six Rikers Island guards sentenced to prison over inmate beating

AP Six guards at New York City's Rikers Island jail complex were sentenced on Friday to prison for the 2012 beating of an inmate that left him with fractured eye sockets and a broken nose. It was one of the highest-profile prosecutions brought against Rik.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 16th, 2016

Rikers Island Guard Found Guilty in Beating Death of Prisoner

Ronald Spear wore glasses and typically walked with a cane. While the 52-year-old awaited trial at Rikers Island, a city jail so violent it’s currently under federal oversight, he was housed in a medical unit because his kidneys were failing and he need.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 15th, 2016

The New York Post: Man pleads guilty to money laundering to get out of Rikers Island, suit claims

Altura St. Michael Ewers was accused of helping a Manhattan fund manager friend bilk investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2017

Jay Z Says Rikers Island Jail Should Be Closed

The rapper and mogul produced a new docuseries about Kalief Browder, a New York teenager who committed suicide after spending two years in solitary confinement on Rikers Island without trial......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 26th, 2017

Three former jail guards were arrested for beating an inmate and ripping out his dreadlocks to keep as a "trophy"

REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three former New York state jail guards were arrested on Wednesday on federal charges that they participated in the 2013 beating of an inmate who suffered life-threatening injuries and had a clump of dreadlocks r.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2016

Former Governors Island Coast Guard dorm converted to marine sciences school

A former U.S. Coast Guard dormitory on Governors Island has been converted to a school for marine sciences. The New York City School Construction Authority (SCA) and the architectural firm of John Ciardullo, P.C. announced the completion of the Marine and.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklySep 15th, 2016

Cornell Law to Start Program on Roosevelt Island

Law students will be able to study issues like privacy and cybersecurity at the new New York campus......»»

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Uber Board Stands by Travis Kalanick as It Reveals Plans to Repair Its Image - New York Times

New York TimesUber Board Stands by Travis Kalanick as It Reveals Plans to Repair Its ImageNew York TimesAt a drivers' center in Long Island City, Queens, Uber employees helped future drivers with paperwork.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 21st, 2017

Upstate New York gets $2.3 billion gift in Republican health care bill

The House Republicans' health care bill now provides an unusual sweetheart deal for upstate New York and Long Island......»»

Category: topSource: moneyMar 21st, 2017

Indictment Shows Hell"s Angels Riding On

Six New Roc crew members in upstate New York charged with trafficking cocaine and methamphetamines......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 17th, 2017

Indictment Shows Hells Angels Riding On

Six New Roc crew members in upstate New York charged with trafficking cocaine and methamphetamines......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 17th, 2017

Tech Roundup: Behind One of Yahoo's Big Hacks - New York Times

New York TimesTech Roundup: Behind One of Yahoo's Big HacksNew York TimesThe Justice Department on Wednesday charged Igor Anatolyevich Sushchin, a Russian intelligence officer, with directing a sweeping criminal conspiracy that broke i.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 16th, 2017

A Former Security Guard at Heinz Has Been Accused of Insider Trading

The guard allegedly made more $43,000 A lawsuit filed in a New York court alleges that the former security guard of a Heinz board member engaged in insider trading, and made more .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 16th, 2017

WHO’S NEWS IN RESIDENTIAL: Dawn Carpenter is new NYSAR president; Corcoran welcomes Oliver Brown

Dawn M. Carpenter, CPM of Staten Island,  took the oath of office as the 2017 president of the New York State Associatio.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMar 16th, 2017

Indictment Details Collusion Between Cyberthief and 2 Russian Spies - New York Times

New York TimesIndictment Details Collusion Between Cyberthief and 2 Russian SpiesNew York TimesThe Justice Department on Wednesday charged Igor Anatolyevich Sushchin, a Russian in.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 15th, 2017

Two Sigma to move into Cornell"s Roosevelt Island campus in September

Two Sigma Investments LP will ingratiate itself with New York's leading-edge technology sector by becoming the first corporate occupant of The Bridge, Cornell Tech's new campus on Roosevelt... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 7th, 2017

JV Hussein-Obama Team Vs Varsity Team Trump

JV Hussein-Obama Team Vs Varsity Team Trump President Donald Trump’s enemies have “waged a by-any-means-necessary campaign” to throw out the election results, the New York Post charged in an editorial Monday “Presid.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 6th, 2017

VW Executive Charged in Emissions Case Says He Was a Bit Player - New York Times

New York TimesVW Executive Charged in Emissions Case Says He Was a Bit PlayerNew York TimesOliver Schmidt, a Volkswagen e.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 25th, 2017