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Leona Helmsley's Estate Executors Want $100M for Their Services

The executors say part of their work involved handling the Queen of Mean's disgruntled employees.

Carroll Gardens »

Catfight Rages After Woman's Will Leaves $50K to Pet Felines

A Brooklyn woman left $10,000 each to her five cats.

Downtown Brooklyn »

City Worker Convicted of Stealing $2.6M from Dead People's Estates

Richard Paul stole more than $2 million while working as a Brooklyn public administrator, the DOI found.

West Village »

Lou Reed Leaves West Village and Hamptons Homes to Laurie Anderson

In his will, Lou Reed also gave his sister $500,000 with instructions to care for their mother.

Upper East Side »

Widow of $180M Dealership Owner Driving Execs Crazy, Suit Says

Juliana Terian is fighting trustees of her late husband's estate for control of Rallye Auto Group.

Boerum Hill »

Jean-Michel Basquiat's Dad Leaves Behind Son's Art, and Tax Problem

Gerard Basquiat spent the last 25 years of his life overseeing his late son's legacy.

TriBeCa »

Late 'Sopranos' Star James Gandolfini Leaves $10 Million to Family and Pals

The actor's will give his son, Michael, first dibs at buying his TriBeCa pad at market value.

New York City »

Ron Perelman Accused of Draining Kid's Inheritance to Fight Former In-Laws

The billionaire Revlon mogul is using his daughter's $68M inheritance for lawsuits, court papers claim.

New York City »

Child Molester May be Trying to Get Doris Duke Heirs' Cash, Court Doc Says

JPMorgan claims Randy Williams, the boyfriend of the heirs' mom, may have made requests with her email.

Greenwich Village »

Famed Composer Suggests Including Piano in Sale of Greenwich Village Pad

The late composer Elliott Carter Jr. recommended including his piano with the sale of his apartment.

New York City »

Doris Duke's Teen Heirs Battle Being 'Poor' While Waiting for $1B

Doris Duke's twin teen heirs stand to be worth $1 billion at 21, but now they have rent troubles.

New York City »

Marvin Hamlisch Willed Oscars to His Wife Even if She Divorced Him

Composer Marvin Hamlisch wanted his wife to have his Oscars, even if they weren't a couple.

Upper East Side »

'60 Minutes' Newsman Mike Wallace Leaves Journalism Docs to Alma Mater

The legendary TV journalist willed his documents to the University of Michigan.

Upper East Side »

Nora Ephron Leaves Matisse Drawing to 'When Harry Met Sally' Muse

Nora Ephron wanted her pal,  Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen, to have her Henri Matisse.

New York City »

Leona Helmsley's Estate Executors Get $900K Each

The five executors oversee Helmsley's estate that once gave millions to her dog, Trouble.