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Second woman accuses NY Governor Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment

28 Feb 2021

Second woman accuses NY Governor Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment

Andrew Cuomo, the Governor of the US state of New York, has been accused of sexual harassment by a second woman.

Google's US office facilities will serve as COVID-19 vaccination clinics

25 Jan 2021

Google's US office facilities will serve as COVID-19 vaccination clinics

Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced via a tweet on Monday that his organization will open its facilities in the US to serve as mass COVID-19 vaccination sites. Further, the tech giant has committed more than $150 million in free ads to promote vaccine education.

Traffic jams will return after the pandemic, study says

13 Jan 2021

Traffic jams will return after the pandemic, study says

As the coronavirus pandemic forced many of us to stay home and initiated work-from-home routines across the globe, traffic congestion fell significantly last year.

'Sex and the City' returns, but without a hot-favorite character

11 Jan 2021

'Sex and the City' returns, but without a hot-favorite character

Finally, all the murmurs about Sex and the City returning have been proved to be true.

Trump's move to his Florida estate challenged by neighbor

18 Dec 2020

Trump's move to his Florida estate challenged by neighbor

President Donald Trump's expected move to his Mar-a-Lago club after he leaves office next month is being challenged by a lawyer representing a neighbor.

US, where over 300,000 died of coronavirus, starts vaccination drive

15 Dec 2020

US, where over 300,000 died of coronavirus, starts vaccination drive

The biggest ever vaccination drive in the United States started on Monday, as health workers were given the first doses of the coronavirus vaccine.

Obamas partner with Netflix for comedy series on Trump

27 Nov 2020

Obamas partner with Netflix for comedy series on Trump

Former US President Barack Obama and ex-First Lady Michelle Obama's production house has partnered with Netflix to produce a comedy series on President Donald Trump.

'OMG,' says Shefali Shah as 'Delhi Crime' bags International Emmy

24 Nov 2020

'OMG,' says Shefali Shah as 'Delhi Crime' bags International Emmy

Indian Netflix series Delhi Crime won the Best Drama series at the 48th International Emmy Awards.

Solstice Studios releasing new cut of Mark Wahlberg-starrer 'Joe Bell'

15 Nov 2020

Solstice Studios releasing new cut of Mark Wahlberg-starrer 'Joe Bell'

Mark Wahlberg is getting all pumped up for a film that shows less of his toned physique and more of the pathos of a father in his upcoming movie Joe Bell.

Melania could get this huge amount, if she divorces Trump

12 Nov 2020

Melania could get this huge amount, if she divorces Trump

Melania Trump could receive a whopping $50 million in divorce settlement, in case she decides to part ways with her husband, outgoing United States President Donald Trump, according to a legal expert.

'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' tears into world politics with brutal mockery

28 Oct 2020

'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' tears into world politics with brutal mockery

Borat 2 is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

Sanjay Dutt to fly down to US for cancer treatment

25 Aug 2020

Sanjay Dutt to fly down to US for cancer treatment

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt has gotten a visa for the United States and will soon fly down to New York to seek medical treatment, according to reports.

Musical prodigy Mike Yang joins NYU's Tisch School of Arts

13 Aug 2020

Musical prodigy Mike Yang joins NYU's Tisch School of Arts

Musical genius Wenjie Yang, also known as Mike Yang, has recently moved to the New York City to focus on his acting career.

33-year-old tech entrepreneur murdered, body dismembered in NYC; aide arrested

18 Jul 2020

33-year-old tech entrepreneur murdered, body dismembered in NYC; aide arrested

The New York City Police made substantial headway in the investigation into the grisly murder of a young tech entrepreneur, as they arrested his 21-year-old former personal assistant on Friday.

Matt Damon reveals his daughter Alexia had coronavirus

14 May 2020

Matt Damon reveals his daughter Alexia had coronavirus

Matt Damon has revealed that his eldest daughter, Alexia, had earlier been infected with the coronavirus in New York City.

COVID-19: Star-studded telethon raises $115 million for New Yorkers

13 May 2020

COVID-19: Star-studded telethon raises $115 million for New Yorkers

Rise Up New York, a virtual telethon held to aid those in New York affected due to the coronavirus pandemic, raised a whopping $115 million on Monday night.

Shoelace, Google's local meetup app, is shutting down: Here's why

29 Apr 2020

Shoelace, Google's local meetup app, is shutting down: Here's why

Shoelace, a local meetup app developed by Google's 'Area 120' experimental projects unit, is shutting down.

Coronavirus: Maharashtra to recommend Mumbai lockdown extension as cases rise

10 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Maharashtra to recommend Mumbai lockdown extension as cases rise

The Maharashtra government is reportedly planning to extend the lockdown in the state capital Mumbai and the greater Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR).

NYC couple sees trucks remove 'string of bodies' outside apartment

09 Apr 2020

NYC couple sees trucks remove 'string of bodies' outside apartment

As the coronavirus pandemic intensifies in the United States, scenes become grimmer in the eastern state of New York.

Coronavirus: US reports 1,500 single-day deaths; new global record

04 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: US reports 1,500 single-day deaths; new global record

The United States on Saturday recorded the highest number of single-day deaths for any nation around the world due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Coronavirus outbreak: US Open venue to host 350-bed temporary hospital

31 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: US Open venue to host 350-bed temporary hospital

With USA being highly affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, a portion of the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center is set to transform into a 350-bed temporary hospital.

Coronavirus: US records highest single-day fatalities; death toll crosses 1,000

26 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: US records highest single-day fatalities; death toll crosses 1,000

The number of deaths due to coronavirus crossed 1,000 in the United States, which has quickly become one of the worst-hit nations in the outbreak.

US has 'potential' to be new coronavirus epicenter, says WHO

25 Mar 2020

US has 'potential' to be new coronavirus epicenter, says WHO

The United States has quickly emerged as one of the worst-hit countries in the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak.

Despite coronavirus pandemic, people worldwide refuse to stay indoors

23 Mar 2020

Despite coronavirus pandemic, people worldwide refuse to stay indoors

Around the world, the coronavirus outbreak has compelled authorities to impose strict regulations advising social distancing and urging people to stay indoors.

In prison, Harvey Weinstein tests positive for coronavirus

23 Mar 2020

In prison, Harvey Weinstein tests positive for coronavirus

Former Hollywood producer and convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein, who is currently in the Wende Correctional Facility prison in New York City, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, according to reports.

Model testifies against Weinstein; says he masturbated while groping her

06 Feb 2020

Model testifies against Weinstein; says he masturbated while groping her

As the New York City trial of disgraced Hollywood mogul continues, a sixth and final accuser took the stand on Wednesday.

Nicki Minaj's brother sentenced to 25-yrs to life for rape

28 Jan 2020

Nicki Minaj's brother sentenced to 25-yrs to life for rape

Popular American rapper Nicki Minaj's brother Jelani Maraj was on Monday sentenced to 25 years to life in prison for sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl, at his home in Long Island (New York).

Five of the best reality shows on Netflix right now

25 Jan 2020

Five of the best reality shows on Netflix right now

If you are feeling a bit exhausted from all the sci-fi or drama fiction you have been watching lately and want to indulge in some easy watching that doesn't require a lot of thinking, then it's time for you to try reality TV.

#ComicBytes: Five Marvel characters who have broken Captain America's shield

21 Dec 2019

#ComicBytes: Five Marvel characters who have broken Captain America's shield

Captain America carries an iconic shield into battle.

Prince Andrew steps back from royal duties after Epstein row

21 Nov 2019

Prince Andrew steps back from royal duties after Epstein row

The Duke of York, Prince Andrew (59), will be withdrawing himself from royal duties "for the foreseeable future" over his controversial relationship with sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.

Reflecting back on top career moments of David Villa

13 Nov 2019

Reflecting back on top career moments of David Villa

When it comes to Spanish football, the nation has produced a number of top footballers so far.

F.R.I.E.N.D.S reunion could be happening, thanks to HBO Max

13 Nov 2019

F.R.I.E.N.D.S reunion could be happening, thanks to HBO Max

The 90s drama, F.R.I.E.N.D.S, is still a hit among television aficionados and this new piece of information will make every fan happy.

Five best places for Christmas and Boxing day shopping

12 Nov 2019

Five best places for Christmas and Boxing day shopping

It's never too early to plan your Christmas outing.

Love sports? Here are five cities you must visit once

16 Oct 2019

Love sports? Here are five cities you must visit once

Sports is way more than how people often see it from the outside - it is, in fact, a way of life.

Google Pixel 4 event: Date, time, streaming, and expected products

15 Oct 2019

Google Pixel 4 event: Date, time, streaming, and expected products

In hours from now, Google will formally launch a clutch of new hardware products including the Pixel 4-series smartphones, a Pixelbook Go laptop, a Google Nest Mini smart speaker, and possibly a Pixel smartwatch.

Did Bill Gates lie about relationship with pedophile Jeffrey Epstein?

15 Oct 2019

Did Bill Gates lie about relationship with pedophile Jeffrey Epstein?

A recent report has revealed that Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates had met late US financier Jeffrey Epstein "many times" despite having knowledge of his sexual crimes against children.

Pixel 4's launch on October 15: What all to expect

12 Oct 2019

Pixel 4's launch on October 15: What all to expect

Google is all set to unveil a host of new hardware including the latest Pixel 4 smartphones, a new Pixelbook Go, and possibly a new Pixel smartwatch at the upcoming Made by Google event.

Mumbai is world's 12th richest city, is worth $960 billion

11 Oct 2019

Mumbai is world's 12th richest city, is worth $960 billion

India's financial capital, Mumbai, has been named among the top 20 wealthiest cities in the world, says a report.

Planning your Christmas holidays? These are top five destinations

05 Oct 2019

Planning your Christmas holidays? These are top five destinations

It's never too early to plan your vacation.

Justin Bieber married Hailey Baldwin again; pissed off hotel guests

01 Oct 2019

Justin Bieber married Hailey Baldwin again; pissed off hotel guests

Singer Justin Bieber and model Hailey Baldwin have gotten married, again! The couple had first tied the knot last year in a New York City courthouse and have since been looking forward to a religious ceremony with their friends and family in attendance.