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Michigan art dealer gets over 3 years in prison for fraud

By LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A Michigan art dealer who claimed that dozens of forged art works he sold were by renowned American artists such as Willem De Kooning, Franz Kline and Joan Mitchell was sentenced to over three years in prison Thursday. U.S. District ...

Judge: Bridge case complaint against Christie can proceed

By DAVID PORTER, Associated Press HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge ruled for the second time that a criminal complaint against Gov. Chris Christie can go forward, saying Thursday evidence establishes the Republican had reason to believe lane closings at the George Washington ...

Clinton praises Oscar de la Renta as proud immigrant

By KAREN MATTHEWS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton used a ceremony Thursday honoring Oscar de la Renta to celebrate the contributions of immigrants like the Dominican-born fashion designer who come to America to pursue their dreams. Speaking at a U.S. Postal Service ...

New York lawmakers propose program for crumbling water pipes

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Small upstate New York communities faced with dilapidated wooden pipes rumored to be more than 100 years old need state money to repair water system infrastructure on the verge of collapse, a group of lawmakers said Thursday. A bipartisan group of lawmakers joined ...

10 snowmobilers die in thinly frozen lakes in mild Northeast

By MARY ESCH, Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Ten snowmobilers have died in thinly frozen lakes across the Northeast during this mild winter. Most of the accidents happened in New York state, where officials warned that, despite recent snowfalls, many lakes have not had enough cold ...

Thom Browne creates a winter wonderland in tweed and flannel

By The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — At the end of a long day, after a crowded week of shows at New York Fashion Week, fashionistas crowded into the lobby of a Chelsea gallery, waiting to be energized and revived by whatever burst of creativity was going to come from Thom Browne. The ...