New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin resigns after arrest in campaign finance fraud investigation 

NBC News 09:06 13.04

“While the legal process plays out, it is clear to both of us that he cannot continue to serve as New s.jsp?otsikko=Lieutenant">Lieutenant New s.jsp?otsikko=Gov. rnor,”">Gov. rnor,” New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said.


As Texas Snarls Traffic at Border, Mexican Truckers Form Blockade

NyTimes 06:06 13.04

New safety inspections are part of Gov. Greg Abbott’s effort to crack down on border smuggling. But industry groups say it is stifling trade.


Boxing simply cannot jab and feint its way out of Daniel Kinahan problem | Sean Ingle

The Guardian 03:10 13.04

The US government’s statement on Tyson Fury’s adviser should mean the sport finally listens to concerns


New York lieutenant governor quits after arrest on bribery and fraud charges

The Guardian 03:10 13.04

Democrat Brian Benjamin pleads not guilty in Manhattan to several charges, as arrest creates political crisis for governor Kathy Hochul


America’s inflation at highest in 41 years

NBC News 03:07 13.04

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New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin resigns after campaign finance fraud arrest

NBC News 03:07 13.04

“While the legal process plays out, it is clear to both of us that he cannot continue to serve as New s.jsp?otsikko=Lieutenant">Lieutenant New s.jsp?otsikko=Gov. rnor,”">Gov. rnor,” New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said.


Hochul Picked a Running Mate. Now She Has to Pick Another One.

NyTimes 03:06 13.04

Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin’s resignation in the face of a criminal indictment creates a major political test for Gov. Kathy Hochul.


Lt. Gov. Benjamin Resigns Following Campaign Finance Indictment

NyTimes 03:06 13.04

New s.jsp?otsikko=Brian">Brian New s.jsp?otsikko=A.">A. New s.jsp?otsikko=Benjamin,">Benjamin, New York’s second in command to Gov. Kathy Hochul, was charged with bribery, fraud and falsification of records while a state senator.


Mexican truckers blockade border crossings over Texas inspection delays

The Guardian 00:12 13.04

Business groups warn of supply chain disruptions after Governor Greg Abbott orders checks for people and contraband smuggling


Oklahoma governor signs bill making it felony to perform an abortion

NBC News 00:07 13.04

Under the bill, anyone convicted of performing an abortion would face up to 10 years in prison and a $100,000 fine.


U.S. Report Describes a Global Retreat on Human Rights and Democracy

NyTimes 00:06 13.04

Secretary of State Antony Blinken says repressive governments “are growing more brazen” and reaching across borders to target their critics.


Hochul’s Dilemma: What Do You Do When Your Running Mate Gets Indicted?

NyTimes 00:06 13.04

The criminal charges against Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin complicate Gov. Kathy Hochul’s election efforts as she seeks her first full term in office.


Lt. Gov. Benjamin Arrested in Campaign Finance Scheme

NyTimes 00:06 13.04

New s.jsp?otsikko=Brian">Brian New s.jsp?otsikko=A.">A. New s.jsp?otsikko=Benjamin,">Benjamin, New York’s second in command to Gov. Kathy Hochul, was charged with bribery, fraud and falsification of records while a state senator.


Christopher Raeburn Just Can’t Get Enough of Surplus Clothing

Rolling Stone 00:02 13.04

The London designer and sustainability pioneer works with recycled and organic fabrics, but also trawls warehouses and brokers deals with governments to buy, and later sell, surplus military stock.


New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin arrested on campaign finance fraud charges

NBC News 21:05 12.04

Manhattan federal prosecutors and the FBI were investigating if Benjamin knowingly engaged in a campaign finance fraud scheme.


Ukraine foiled Russian cyberattack that tried to shut down energy grid

NBC News 21:05 12.04

The unsuccessful attack was designed to infiltrate computers to delete all files, according to the government and a cybersecurity firm.


NYPD says subway attack not terror related, Gov. Hochul pleads for ‘no more mass shootings’

NBC News 21:05 12.04

New s.jsp?otsikko=NYPD">NYPD commissioner New s.jsp?otsikko=Keechant">Keechant New s.jsp?otsikko=Sewell">Sewell provided details on the New s.jsp?otsikko=Brooklyn">Brooklyn subway shooting, saying there are no known explosive devices on trains. New York Governor Kathy Hochul called for caution and promised resources for local partners.


Soccer Platform FIFA Plus to Stream 40,000 Live Games Annually

Rolling Stone 21:01 12.04

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the highest governing body of international soccer, has launched digital platform FIFA Plus with plans to stream 40,000 live games per …


Oklahoma Just Made It a Felony to Perform an Abortion

Rolling Stone 21:01 12.04

“We want to outlaw abortion in the state,” Republican Governor Kevin Stitt said in signing the bill, which does not provide an exception for rape or incest


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