Weinstein trial opens with prosecutors decrying 'serial rapist'
Harvey Weinstein's New York rape trial has begun in earnest with strong opening statements. The prosecution sought to establish Weinstein's violent, predatory behavior, while the defense focused on discrediting victims.
She can make it here - newly crowned Miss Universe tours Empire State Building
Fresh off being crowned "Miss Universe," South Africa's Zozibini Tunzi took her victory lap to the observation deck of the Empire State Building Tuesday in New York.
'Joker' film opens in US amid security concerns
The new film has been criticized for potentially inciting violence and bringing back memories of a mass shooting in a Colorado movie theater in 2012. Police in New York, LA and Chicago said they would take precautions.
U.S.-Iran showdown moves to UN General Assembly
U.S.-Iran tensions are likely to overshadow this week's gathering of world leaders at the UN General Assembly in New York. Bloomberg's Annmarie Hordern sets the stage for this year's event on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
World leaders gather in New York for UN General Assembly
World leaders and diplomats are gathering in New York for the UN General Assembly with plenty of geopolitical intrigue at play. Among them, U.S.-Iran tensions will likely overshadow this week’s meetings though odds of a meeting between President Trump and the Iranian delegation are fading fast. Bloomberg’s Josh Wingrove reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”
N.Y. Fed takes $53.2 Billion of securities, treasuries in repo op
The New York Fed conducted an overnight system repurchase agreement for the first time in a decade.
First Fortnite World Cup: Millions up for grabs in New York finals
Gamers will vie for a top prize of $3 million at a lucrative eSports tournament in New York this weekend. Most participants are teenage boys, who will seek to eliminate each other — virtually — during the competition.
New York state reduces penalties for marijuana possession
Anyone caught with a small amount of pot in New York can expect to receive a fine as opposed to a jail term. Governor Andrew Cuomo has previously announced his intention to legalize recreational usage of the drug.