19 Sep 2018

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Bitcoin Miners Get Chilly Reception in New York’s Rust Belt

A region that once attracted heavy industry is coping with an influx of Bitcoin speculators, lured by an abundance of cheap electricity.

19 Sep 2018 7:00am GMT

18 Sep 2018

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Brooklyn Diocese Is Part of $27.5 Million Settlement in 4 Sex Abuse Cases

The settlement is believed to be one of the largest ever awarded to victims of sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic Church.

18 Sep 2018 9:58pm GMT

Cuomo and de Blasio: Making Nice, for Now

New York's top Democrats rallied to promote unity ahead of the general election. But the fissures in the party still showed.

18 Sep 2018 9:29pm GMT

09 Nov 2011

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JoePa will quit at the end of the season

Saying he is devastated by the sex-abuse scandal enveloping the Penn State football program and university, Joe Paterno, whose 46-year tenure at the helm of the Nittany Lions has been one of the most successful in the history of college football, will step down at the end of this season.

09 Nov 2011 5:24pm GMT

Somalian baby ravaged by famine makes miraculous recovery 

As Minhaj Gedi Farah lay silently on a hospital bed three months ago, even his mother had given up hope that the skeletal Somali baby would live.

09 Nov 2011 5:23pm GMT

Rare diamond found in South Africa could be worth $15M

A rare pear-shaped stone dubbed the Sun-Drop Diamond, is expected to be sold for a between $11 million and $15 million at auction next week.

09 Nov 2011 5:22pm GMT