J. Patrick Sheehan, a managing director for public finance at Wells Fargo & Co. in New York and, as a student, the first person to serve as Georgetown University’s mascot, in a bulldog costume, has died. He was 54.
Kenya opened an investigation into reports athletes in the East African nation used performance enhancing drugs after the World Anti-Doping Agency voiced similar concerns, Sports Secretary Hassan Wario Arero said.
A continent away from Silicon Valley, Governor Andrew Cuomo is promoting New York’s Tech Valley as an engine of the upstate economy, luring billions of dollars of investment to help pad financially strapped local budgets.
New York state should end a sales- tax exemption for less-expensive shoes and clothes to cover levy reductions for low- and middle-income residents and property owners, a panel recommended to Governor Andrew Cuomo.
The New York City Police Department’s plan for security at the World Trade Center is akin to the erection of a “Berlin Wall,” a group of residents of Lower Manhattan said in a lawsuit against the department.