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The $119 Billion Sea Wall That Could Defend New York … or Not

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The quickest and least costly option the Corps is considering, a $14 billion project taking nine years, includes only shore-based measures. In an interview, Mr. Jones said a cost-benefit analysis favored what the agency called middle-ground options. These, costing $43 billion to $47 billion, propose multiple smaller barriers, across, for......
CBS US News

Lana Clayton gets 25 years for poisoning husband Steven Clayton with eye drops: “I never thought it would kill him”

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here A South Carolina woman pleaded guilty to fatally poisoning her husband by putting eye drops into his water for days. She was sentenced to 25 years in prison. Lana Clayton, 53, pleaded guilty Thursday to voluntary manslaughter and tampering......
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Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers slam “carnival-like atmosphere” at New York trial

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Harvey Weinstein’s legal team is renewing its demand that his trial be moved out of New York City, citing “flash mob” protests in the streets whose chants can be heard 15 stories up in the courtroom, and a crush of......
Reuters - Business

In win for Uber, Lyft, judge strikes down New York City’s cruising cap

Reuters
(Reuters) – A New York state judge on Monday ruled in favor of Uber Technologies Inc (UBER.N) and Lyft Inc (LYFT.O) in a lawsuit against New York City, striking down a new rule limiting how much time drivers for ride-hailing services can spend cruising streets in busy areas of Manhattan......
Reuters - Business

Starbucks settles New York probe into illegal sick leave policy

Reuters
FILE PHOTO: A Starbucks Drive Thru logo is pictured on a building in Buffalo, New York April 14, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri NEW YORK (Reuters) – Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) agreed on Thursday to pay restitution and accept greater oversight to settle a multi-year probe finding that it had illegally required New......

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