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  • David Tepper, Appaloosa Management

    Goldman Sachs estimates New York City could lose up to 4 percent of its "top earners" if state and local tax deductions are eliminated.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 3- Moinian Group on Friday broke ground on a 53- story tower in the burgeoning Hudson Yards district that is rapidly changing New York's skyline in a more than $2 billion project the developer hopes to help finance through the EB-5 visa program. Moinian, a large New York developer, will fund the almost $100 million it will take to finish the foundations...

  • NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, Nov 2- Democratic-leaning states are set to bankroll a big chunk of the tax cuts unveiled in a Republican tax plan on Thursday, as the plan slashes deductions used the most by residents of states that voted against Donald Trump in the 2016 elections. Among those potentially hardest-hit are California and New York with state income tax rates of...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 3- Moinian Group on Friday broke ground on a 53- story tower in the burgeoning Hudson Yards district that is rapidly changing New York's skyline in a more than $2 billion project the developer hopes to help finance through the EB-5 visa program. Moinian, a large New York developer, will fund the almost $100 million it will take to finish the foundations...

  • NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, Nov 2- Democratic-leaning states are set to bankroll a big chunk of the tax cuts unveiled in a Republican tax plan on Thursday, as the plan slashes deductions used the most by residents of states that voted against Donald Trump in the 2016 elections. Among those potentially hardest-hit are California and New York with state income tax rates of...

  • NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, Nov 2- Democratic-leaning states are set to bankroll a big chunk of the tax cuts unveiled in a Republican tax plan on Thursday, as the plan slashes deductions used the most by residents of states that voted against Donald Trump in the 2016 elections. Among those potentially hardest-hit are California and New York with state income tax rates of...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 2- Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello criticized the work of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in returning electricity to the island, saying he was "unsatisfied" with the agency for a lack of urgency he believes has delayed the process. The Army Corps was tasked with overseeing power repairs in Puerto Rico about a week after the U.S. territory was...

  • Emergency crews attend the scene of an alleged shooting incident on West Street in Manhattan, New York, U.S., October 31 2017.

    Eight people were dead and more than 12 were injured late Tuesday afternoon in lower Manhattan, New York's mayor Bill de Blasio said.

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Oct 29- Puerto Rico's government power company said on Sunday it will cancel a $300 million contract with a tiny Montana company to restore power to the storm-hit U.S. territory after an uproar over the deal. The contract between Whitefish Energy Holdings and Puerto Rico's bankrupt power utility came under fire after it was revealed last...

  • The power station Central San Juan of Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) is seen in San Juan.

    Puerto Rico will have lots of help from New York after an outcry forced the island to cancel its contract with Whitefish Energy.

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Oct 29- Puerto Rico's government power company said on Sunday it would move to cancel a $300 million repair contract with a tiny Montana company to restore power to the storm-hit U.S. territory after an uproar over the deal. The contract between Whitefish Energy Holdings and Puerto Ricos bankrupt power utility has come under fire after it...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Oct 29- Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló wants to cancel a tiny Montana company's $300 million contract to restore power to the storm-hit U.S. territory and expects help from the governors of Florida and New York, his office said on Sunday. The Puerto Rico Energy Commission is reviewing all of PREPAs actions, including its contracts,...

  • Regions and cities in 43 U.S. states from Maine to Alaska, as well as Washington, D.C., submitted bids by the Oct. 19 deadline, Amazon said. The states that did not bid were Arkansas, Hawaii, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont and Wyoming. Canadian bids came from the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Ontario and Quebec.

  • up to 50,000 high-paying jobs and $5 billion- plus worth of investment. --New Jersey is offering a potential $7 billion in local and state tax credits if the company picks Newark and meets hiring commitments.-- Chicago assembled a committee of political and business leaders to work on its pitch and on Friday released several potential sites including a massive, but...

  • --Connecticut glossed over its deepening financial problems and Hartford's potential municipal bankruptcy to push the Stamford and Hartford areas as ideal sites. --The Canadian cities of Toronto, Edmonton and Ottawa, as well as Hamilton, Halifax, Montreal, Sault Ste. Marie, Vancouver, and Windsor submitted bids, according to Reuters' reporting and local media...

  • Oct 17- General Motors Co plans to test vehicles in fully autonomous mode in New York state in early 2018, according to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. The planned testing by GM and its self-driving unit, Cruise Automation, will be the first by a Level 4 autonomous vehicle in the state, Cuomo said in a statement. GM and Cruise Automation will begin conducting tests in...

  • SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico/ NEW YORK, Sept 26- Broken electricity poles and streetlights list into the middle of highways. Hurricane Maria's devastation of the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico last week left the entire island and its 3.4 million residents without power. "They should be complete with their initial damage assessment in days or maybe a week- not weeks or months,"...

  • New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

    Cuomo joined a delegation to make a pointed plea for federal assistance for Puerto Rico.

  • A woman looks at the damages in the neighbour's house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Salinas, Puerto Rico, September 21, 2017.

    Puerto Rico's governor made an official request to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for supplies, services and assistance.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 20- New York state lost $1.2 billion of revenues from corporate tax breaks in fiscal 2017, with at least half of the total going to the film industry, a Washington watchdog group said on Wednesday. New York had already been publishing some information about its tax breaks, but other states are less forthcoming. Through March 31, the end of the state...