New York City
NEW YORK (AP) — A 75-year-old New York woman found her fortune in a cookie.
Emma Duvoll won $2 million in a recent Powerball drawing after playing the numbers found in her fortune cookie.
The retired Bronx resident bought the lottery ticket after dining at a Chinese restaurant in Greenwich Village.
NEW YORK (AP) — Three former leaders of a once-potent New York law firm are facing fraud charges stemming from its collapse.
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance unveiled the criminal case Thursday in what was the nation's biggest law firm bankruptcy.
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly a third of Rikers Island inmates who said their visible injuries came at the hands of a correction officer last year had suffered a blow to the head, a tactic that is supposed to be a guard's last resort because it is potentially fatal, according to an internal report obtained by The Associated Press.
NEW YORK (AP) — A Brooklyn rabbi and teacher at a girls' seminary has been arrested on a child pornography distribution charge.
Prosecutors announced the arrest Wednesday of 52-year-old Samuel Waldman at his Brooklyn residence.