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An elite boarding school in Connecticut is acknowledging sexual abuse by seven now-former staffers against 16 students — going back as far as 1969 and lasting until 1992.

Suffolk County And FBI Partner On Human Trafficking

Jul 31, 2018
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The Suffolk County Police Department has joined with the FBI to tackle human trafficking on Long Island, an emerging threat which authorities have linked to the opioid epidemic.

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The former speaker of the New York State Assembly, Sheldon Silver, was sentenced to seven years in prison Friday, after being convicted for a second time on federal corruption charges.

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A New York City investment advisor has been charged with ripping off dozens of senior citizens who trusted him with their retirement savings.

New York State Attorney General Barbara Underwood says Dean Mustaphalli diverted millions of dollars into his own hedge fund, forging signatures and initials.

When the fund was about to “hollow out,” he allegedly wrote himself a check for $100,000.

Underwood says Mustaphalli built the seniors’ trust when he worked in a Citibank branch, and convinced them to move their money when he started his own business.

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Prosecutors in Connecticut plan to appeal the dismissal of Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel's murder conviction to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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