Associated Press in New York

Latest from Associated Press in New York

Rat-servoir: New York City’s  rodent crisis redoubles authorities’ efforts to rid the pest
Life after kidnap: Ariel Castro's victims recall the horror of a decade in chains
Thousands of uniformed police attend wake for slain New York officer
Malaysia, New Zealand elected to UN Security Council as non-permanent members

Malaysia joined Angola, New Zealand, Spain and Venezuela as the newest non-permanent members of the Security Council on Thursday after being elected by the General Assembly to begin their terms next year.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

Malaysia joined Angola, New Zealand, Spain and Venezuela as the newest non-permanent members of the Security Council on Thursday after being elected by the General Assembly to begin their terms next year.

Malaysia, New Zealand elected to UN Security Council as non-permanent members
UN announces Ebola mission, adopts resolution to fight outbreak
Picasso’s ‘The Rescue’ fetches US$31.5m in New York fine art auction

Pablo Picasso’s The Rescue sold for US$31.5 million at auction in New York. The colourful 1932 oil painting, known in French as Le Sauvetage, fetched far more on Wednesday than its US$14 million-to-US$18 million estimated price.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Pablo Picasso’s The Rescue sold for US$31.5 million at auction in New York. The colourful 1932 oil painting, known in French as Le Sauvetage, fetched far more on Wednesday than its US$14 million-to-US$18 million estimated price.

Picasso’s ‘The Rescue’ fetches US$31.5m in New York fine art auction
North Korea accuses US of being ‘hell-bent on regime change’
China tycoon in New York vows to help self-immolation victims
China growth, US earnings push US stocks higher
Murray rallies for 4-set win in US Open quarters
Isner falls to Kohlschreiber in marathon battle at US Open

Philipp Kohlscreiber of Germany eliminated John Isner of the United Statesat 2.26am local time on Monday to reach the fourth round, equaling the record for the latest finish at the US Open.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Philipp Kohlscreiber of Germany eliminated John Isner of the United Statesat 2.26am local time on Monday to reach the fourth round, equaling the record for the latest finish at the US Open.

Isner falls to Kohlschreiber in marathon battle at US Open
Roddick announces planned retirement
Fujian man charged in NY carbon fibre sting
NYC Marathon planning moves forward after Sandy
Serena Williams back in US Open semifinals
Newsweek ends print edition, moves to all-digital format

The US news magazine Newsweek plans to end its print publication in December after 80 years and will shift to an all-digital format starting in early next year. 

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

The US news magazine Newsweek plans to end its print publication in December after 80 years and will shift to an all-digital format starting in early next year. 

Newsweek ends print edition, moves to all-digital format
First signs of normality emerge after storm Sandy
South Korea says Japan must educate its people about war crimes
Clothes ripped off shoplifting suspect at 7-Eleven store in New York
US re-elected to 3 more years on UN Human Rights Council
Hurricane Sandy causes travel chaos in the United States - and globally
UN says Rwanda and Uganda backed rebel takeover of Goma
Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash resigns amid sex allegation
Petrol rationing amid snowy post-Sandy storm
Manziel becomes first freshman to win Heisman Trophy
Elmo actor Kevin Clash quits Sesame Street amid sex scandal
NHL owners approve new labour deal; players to vote
Oil slips as China inflation picks up
NBA suspends Anthony for postgame actions
NHL lockout comes to end, shortened season to begin this week