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Former Obama fundraiser tells Dems to ‘turn the page’ on Biden, says law was ‘weaponized’ against Trump

A former Obama fundraiser told FOX Business the Democratic Party should move on from President Biden, while also taking issue with a major New York court ruling against former President Trump. Miami Beach-based real estate developer Don Peebles, who remains good friends with former President Barack Obama, said many Democrats were also led to believe Kamala Harris was to be an understudy of a “transitional”…

Looming legal penalties raise questions about Donald Trump’s finances

Former President Trump is facing hundreds of millions of dollars in looming penalties from civil cases that could challenge the ability of Trump and his organizations to fund the legal judgments against them. A New York judge on Friday ruled that Trump and other defendants in the case committed fraud while building his real estate empire by deceiving banks, insurers and others by overvaluing his…

New York man ticketed for cursing out police officer can sue police department, court rules

A New York man ticketed for telling off a police officer who he says almost hit pedestrians without his headlights on can proceed with his lawsuit against the Buffalo Police Department, an appeals court rules. R. Anthony Rupp III, a civil rights attorney, called out “Turn on your lights, a——” to Officer Todd McAlister in December 2016 after he and his wife saw the officer…

NYC bribery scandal includes naked Zoom call, trips to Europe and homegrown ‘hero’ in taxpayer scam

New details have emerged about some of the 70 suspects arrested in a six-state sting Tuesday, in what the federal prosecutor in Manhattan says is the largest bribery bust in Justice Department history. Of the 70 suspects, some have been in trouble before for misbehavior, including a man who made headlines in 2022 after appearing on a work Zoom call naked with a woman in…

Dozens of New York City employees arrested in bribery case that cost US taxpayers millions: prosecutors

Federal and local authorities arrested dozens of employees of New York City’s public housing agency in a series of morning raids Tuesday linked to a massive bribery and extortion plot, according to prosecutors. The raids, coordinated by Homeland Security Investigations and the city’s Department of Investigation, netted the most single-day bribery arrests in the history of the Justice Department, according to Damian Williams, the U.S….

Retailers struggling to keep popular Stanley cup-like toy by Fisher-Price in stock

The Stanley cup craze is bleeding into the toy market as a new product from East Aurora, New York-based Fisher-Price resembling a travel coffee mug is flying off the shelves of popular retail sites and stores. Fisher-Price’s Laugh & Learn Wake Up & Learn Coffee Mug, according to parent company Mattel’s website, features colorful lights, plays over 20 songs and phrases, and provides children between…

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