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Third Woman Accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Unwanted Advances

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The woman told the New York Times about an uncomfortable encounter with Cuomo at a wedding as the governor faces a sexual harassment investigation.
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A third woman says Gov. Cuomo made unwanted advances towards her at a wedding

A third woman says Gov. Cuomo made unwanted advances towards her at a wedding

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement A third woman has said that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo made unwanted advances towards her.
Anna Ruch told The New York Times that in September 2019, she met Cuomo at a wedding. The governor allegedly placed a hand on her bare lower back and called her 'aggressive' when she removed it. Ruch said Cuomo then placed his hands on her face and asked if he could kiss her.
"I was so confused and shocked and embarrassed," Ruch told the Times.
Cuomo's office did not reply to Insider's request for comment at the time of publication.
The Times said a friend of Ruch who heard...
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Signs Of Economic Boom Emerge As Retail Sales Surge, Jobless Claims Hit...

Signs Of Economic Boom Emerge As Retail Sales Surge, Jobless Claims Hit Pandemic Low

Retail sales jumped nearly 10% in March, as shoppers, flush with $1,400 relief payments, are feeling more confident about venturing out. Weekly unemployment claims dropped to a... Read more ...

Jeff Bezos downplays claims that Amazon workers are 'desperate souls' or...

Jeff Bezos downplays claims that Amazon workers are 'desperate souls' or 'robots' who can't take bathroom breaks, but admits the company needs to 'do a better job' for employees after their failed union push

Summary List Placement Jeff Bezos is on the defensive about how Amazon treats its employees following the failed union vote at Amazon's Bessemer, Alabama, warehouse. In Bezos'... Read more ...

US stocks climb as jobless claims hit pandemic-era low and retail sales surge

US stocks climb as jobless claims hit pandemic-era low and retail sales surge

Summary List Placement US stocks climbed on Thursday after weekly jobless claims feel to a pandemic-era low of 576,000. Also helping boost stocks was a strong retail sales... Read more ...

Spending at US retailers rockets 9.8% higher as stimulus supercharges reopening

Spending at US retailers rockets 9.8% higher as stimulus supercharges reopening

Summary List Placement Warmer weather, reopening, and stimulus support converged in March to drive the strongest month of retail spending the US has ever seen. Retail sales... Read more ...

The Biden administration slapped new sanctions on Russia and expelled...

The Biden administration slapped new sanctions on Russia and expelled diplomats over cyberattacks and election interference

Summary List Placement The Biden administration issued sanctions on Russia on Thursday targeting more than 30 Russian entities and expelling diplomats over cyberattacks and... Read more ...

Secretary of State Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan after...

Secretary of State Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan after Biden announced plans to withdraw US troops from the country

Summary List Placement US Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday after President Joe Biden announced plans to withdraw US troops... Read more ...

Ivanka Trump's Instagram account was flooded with angry comments after she...

Ivanka Trump's Instagram account was flooded with angry comments after she posted photos of herself getting a COVID-19 vaccine

Summary List Placement Ivanka Trump shared photos of herself getting a coronavirus vaccine on her Instagram and Twitter accounts, but was flooded with comments from people who... Read more ...

Bitcoin edges up in volatile trade after tumbling from record highs scored...

Bitcoin edges up in volatile trade after tumbling from record highs scored after Coinbase listing

Summary List Placement Bitcoin edged up in volatile trade on Thursday after having fallen by as much as 3.9% from record highs reached the previous day following the public... Read more ...

Cathie Wood's Ark funds bought Coinbase shares worth about $250 million on...

Cathie Wood's Ark funds bought Coinbase shares worth about $250 million on its trading debut

Summary List Placement Three Ark Invest funds bought Coinbase shares worth $250 million on their first day of trading. Coinbase closed at $328.28 per share, showing a 31% gain... Read more ...

A Taliban leader told the BBC 'we have won' after Biden announced the US...

A Taliban leader told the BBC 'we have won' after Biden announced the US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

Summary List Placement A Taliban leader said that the US withdrawing troops from Afghanistan means the extremist group has won. Haji Hekmat, the Taliban's shadow mayor in... Read more ...