The Latest: Kushner Cos. will appeal $210K in city fines
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Kushner family real estate company being fined by New York City regulators (all times local):
The Kushner Cos. says it will appeal fines imposed by New York City for filing false documents on more than a dozen of its apartment buildings.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on White House senior adviser Jared Kushner's downgraded security clearance (all times local):
The New York Times reports that two companies made loans worth more than half a billion dollars to Jared Kushner's family real estate firm after executives met with Kushner at the White House.
Kushner Cos. in talks to buy out partner in Fifth Ave tower
NEW YORK (AP) — The family real estate company once run by White House adviser Jared Kushner is in talks to buy out its partner in a Manhattan skyscraper that has been losing money for years.
Kushner Cos. is negotiating with Vornado Realty Trust for its 49.5 percent stake in 666 Fifth Avenue, Kushner Cos. spokeswoman Christine Taylor said on Tuesday.
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Lawmaker files ‘Jared Kushner Act’ to limit tenant arrests
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland lawmaker has sponsored the "Jared Kushner Act," a bill that would prevent state judges from issuing arrest warrants for tenants who are being sued for less than $5,000 in unpaid rent.
Del. Bilal Ali, a Baltimore Democrat, said Wednesday he named the bill after President Donald Trump's son-in-law because Kushner's apartment management company was the state's most aggressive landlord in obtaining civil arrest warrants against tenants.
2017′s celebrity splits
WETHERSFIELD — The joy and elation on Staples coach Ian Tapsall’s face as he hugged his assistant coach and watched the clock strike zero was a feeling two years in the making.
NORWALK — Staples over Greenwich
The win was the 11th shutout for the Wreckers this season.
Lawsuit: Rent at Kushner properties inflated illegally
NEW YORK (AP) — Tenants of a second building owned by the company of Jared Kushner's family filed a lawsuit Tuesday over rent that they say is inflated illegally.
The lawsuit in state Supreme Court in Brooklyn filed by six residents at 18 Sidney Place in Brooklyn alleges that Kushner Cos. is charging much higher free-market rent, rather than the rent-stabilized rate required by law.
The Kushner Cos. said it's done nothing wrong and that the higher rent reflects renovations done at the apartments.
New University of Alabama diversity chief sets goals
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — G. Christine Taylor, the University of Alabama's vice president and associate provost for diversity, equity and inclusion, is about a month into her new role as the Capstone's first chief diversity officer.
Taylor, who held a similar role previously at other campuses including Purdue University, joined the administration this fall after being hired in the summer.
Ben Stiller's hectic work schedule is reportedly to blame for his split from Christine Taylor.
The 51-year-old actor and 'The Wedding Singer' actress - who have daughter Ella, 15 and son Quinlin, 11, together - announced they were filing for divorce last week after 17 years of marriage, and it has now been claimed the breakdown of their romance is largely due to Ben's "very busy" career.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ben Stiller and his wife announced Friday that they are separating after 17 years of marriage.
Stiller and actress Christine Taylor released a joint statement Friday announcing their breakup. They were married in May 2000 and have two children, who they said will remain their priority.
NEW CANAAN — Two things happened early in the field hockey matchup between New Canaan and Staples Tuesday that had yet to be seen so far this season.
The first, Staples gave up a goal, the second the Wreckers actually trailed in a game.
What stayed constant however was the Wreckers pulling out the win, a 2-1 final on the road to improve to 8-0 on the season.