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At the Olde Good Things antique store on Manhattan's Upper West Side, a French crystal chandelier can go for tens of thousands of dollars.
By RIK STEVENS Associated Press CONCORD, N.H. - More snow and frigid temperatures trudged into the Northeast on Tuesday even as crews continued to clean up from a weekend storm.
Cecil Williams pets his guide dog, Orlando, in his hospital bed following a fall onto subway tracks Tuesday in New York.
In this Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, file photo, a destitute man sleeps on the sidewalk under a holiday window at Blanc de Chine, in New York The growing gap between the richest Americans and everyone else isn't bad just for individuals it's hurting the U.S. economy says a majority of more than three dozen economists surveyed in December 2013 by The ... (more)
This combination of file photos shows actress Joan Fontaine, right, in New York, on c, while her sister Olivia de Havilland, left, holding the Oscar she won for best actress at the Academy Awards in Hollywood on March 23, 1950.
The arrest and strip search of an Indian diplomat in New York City escalated into a major diplomatic furor Tuesday as India's national security adviser called the woman's treatment "despicable and barbaric."
Apple Inc. might have a chance to pep up cooling iPhone sales in China if it finally can reach a deal with the world's biggest phone carrier.
A State Department official, who agreed to discuss the matter only if not quoted by name, confirmed that Jacob Ostreicher had left Bolivia but gave no details on his departure or travel.
A New Jersey state lawmaker wants Congress to investigate the agency responsible for traffic jams caused by unannounced lane closings approaching the George Washington Bridge into New York City.
In this Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, photo, traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
In surveying the year at the movies, the topography is rich. From the dusty, dying towns of "Nebraska" to the rooftop Roman parties in "The Great Beauty" to the sleek future Los Angeles of "Her," 2013 has been a trip.
By AMANDA LEE MYERS Associated Press An Ohio man arrested in the killing of a 9-year-old girl whose body was found in a trash bin is set for his first court appearance.
In a photo from Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 at the Detroit Institute of Arts in Detroit, The Thinker, a sculpture by Auguste Rodin is seen outside the art museum.
Pedestrians in S.F. focus on their cell phones, which account for the majority of robberies nationwide, with 1.6 million Americans falling victim.
Authorities say a 9-year-old Ohio girl has been found dead in a trash bin near her home hours after she was reported missing.
A firefighter works through a hole in the roof as multiple fire companies responded to the burning house of former KISS guitarist Ace Freheley.