AP-NY--New York News Coverage Advisory, NY
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ELECTION 2018-NEW YORK
NEW YORK — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo was able to beat back an insurgent liberal challenge by adopting some of his rival’s positions, a lean to the left that could offer a blueprint for other establishment Democrats. By David Klepper. UPCOMING: 600 words by 3 p.m.
CENSUS CITIZENSHIP QUESTION-LAWSUIT
NEW YORK — Lawyers from the office of New York’s attorney appear in court to argue that they should be allowed to question U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross as part of a lawsuit over inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 census. UPCOMING: 400 words by 4 p.m.
NEW YORK — Rihanna’s Diamond Ball shined in its fourth year and continued to make a name as one of the industry’s white-hot and must-attend parties — all while raising money for charity. By Mesfin Fekadu. SENT: 480 words, photos.
NEW YORK — It’s the season for Beatles in New York City. Within a week of Paul McCartney playing a surprise show at Grand Central Station, Ringo Starr followed a more old-fashioned path Thursday night. The drummer and singer headlined a two-hour show at Radio City Music Hall, with thousands spending much of the performance standing and cheering along. By Hillel Italie. SENT: 360 words, photos.
— CANCER DOCTOR RESIGNS: A leading cancer doctor has resigned from New York’s Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center over his reported failure to disclose millions of dollars in payments from pharmaceutical companies.
— CLERGY ABUSE-LONG ISLAND: Nearly 300 people will be compensated by the Roman Catholic diocese on New York’s Long Island for sexual abuse at the hands of priests.
— NEW MED SCHOOL: New York’s Marist College is teaming up with a regional health care company to create a new medical school.
— HOTEL ROBBERIES: A man who admitted robbing 14 hotels in New Jersey and New York is now facing a possible life sentence.