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Man Jumps Into Pool
at 9/11 Memorial
Oct 11, 2023 2:30 AM CDT
Man Jumps Into Pool at 9/11 Memorial
33-year-old was arrested Monday afternoon in New York City
- A man was arrested Monday afternoon in New York City after allegedly jumping into one of the reflecting pools at the 9/11 Memorial at the site of the World Trade Center. Police say the man injured his leg and back in the incident and was taken to the hospital for...
Defiant Trump Arrives for Trial:
Americans Won't 'Stand for It'
Oct 2, 2023 10:19 AM CDT
Defiant Trump Arrives for Trial: Americans Won't 'Stand for It'
Former president is in New York City over lawsuit alleging business fraud
Updated with new details.
Donald Trump on Monday denounced the civil fraud case over his business practices as a politically motivated "scam" as he arrived defiantly in New York City for a trial in the lawsuit. "This is a continuation of the single greatest witch hunt of all...
Amid NYC Flooding,
Sea Lion Makes
a Break for It
Sep 30, 2023 9:30 AM CDT
Amid NYC Flooding, Sea Lion Makes a Break for It
Creature was able to swim out of her enclosure as pool overflowed at Central Park Zoo
- The governor of New York and mayor of New York City urged everyone to stay home Friday amid chaotic flooding caused by heavy rains, but one party didn't get the message, or chose to ignore it. ABC News reports that a sea lion at the Central Park Zoo made...
NYC Local: 'Never Seen
Anything Like This in My Life'
Sep 29, 2023 1:20 PM CDT
NYC Local: 'Never Seen Anything Like This in My Life'
Gov. Hochul declares state of emergency in New York metropolitan area due to heavy rain, floods
- New York's governor has declared a state of emergency for the New York City area, as heavy rains brought flash floods Friday that were "shutting down entire subway lines, turning major roadways into lakes, and sending children to the upper floors of flooding schoolhouses," per the
Taylor Swift's NYC Apartment
Is Now Sophie Turner's Home
Sep 28, 2023 11:00 AM CDT
Taylor Swift's NYC Apartment Is Now Sophie Turner's Home
Singer has lent 'Game of Thrones' actor, 2 kids her Tribeca digs amid latter's split from Joe Jonas
- As the ugly Joe Jonas-Sophie Turner breakup wages on, a big name is helping Turner out on the living arrangements front. Page Six reports that Taylor Swift, who's been seen keeping the
Game of Thrones
actor company in the wake of her split with the Jonas Brothers singer, has...
Floor at Daycare
Where Child Died
Sep 22, 2023 2:08 AM CDT
Fentanyl Found Hidden Under Floor at Daycare Where Child Died
Police are still searching for daycare owner's husband
- The New York Police Department on Thursday released photos of what officers say is a huge stash of fentanyl they found hidden under a trap door in the daycare's floor. Other drugs were also allegedly found in the stash totaling more than five kilos, CBS News reports. The two...
More Charges After Child Is
Fatally Exposed to Fentanyl
Sep 20, 2023 3:00 AM CDT
More Charges After Child Is Fatally Exposed to Fentanyl
2 adults already charged in case are now also charged in federal court
- The two people previously hit with state charges over the death of a 1-year-old boy who was exposed to fentanyl at a New York City home daycare are now also facing federal charges. A complaint filed in federal court Monday charges Grei Mendez, 36, and Carlisto Acevedo Brito, 41, with...
NYC Man Charged With
Sep 19, 2023 1:06 PM CDT
NYC Man Charged With Unlicensed Acupuncture Gone Wrong
Prosecutors say man who never applied for license collapsed both his patient's lungs
- A New York City man has been charged with performing acupuncture without a license after he punctured a woman's lungs during treatment, sending her to a hospital for emergency surgery, prosecutors announced. Yong De Lin, 66, was arraigned on four criminal charges Monday in connection with unlicensed treatments he...
New York Protests Pressure
Biden, UN on Fossil Fuels
Sep 17, 2023 5:05 PM CDT
New York Protests Pressure Biden, UN on Fossil Fuels
Climate summit this week will not hear from the US
- Frustration over inaction on the harm to the planet being done by fossil fuels brought tens of thousands of protesters to the streets of Manhattan on Sunday. The demonstration was held in anticipation of UN meetings this week on addressing global warming, but the message was aimed most directly at...
Upset New Yorker Blares
Message to Migrants on Repeat
Sep 14, 2023 4:36 AM CDT
Upset New Yorker Blares Message to Migrants on Repeat
'Immigrants are not safe here,' loudspeaker outside shelter says in 6 languages
- A New Yorker upset that the city has been housing homeless migrants on his block has set up a loudspeaker to deliver an unwelcoming message to his new neighbors: "Immigrants are not safe here." The message, recorded in six languages, blares all day from a loudspeaker on Scott...
Mom's Suit: Peloton Bike
Instantly Killed My Son
Sep 9, 2023 11:30 AM CDT
Mom's Suit: Peloton Bike Instantly Killed My Son
Death of NYC's Ryan Furtado, 32, may be first to be blamed on the brand's exercise bike
- A woman has filed a lawsuit against Peloton over the death of her son, who was killed when his exercise bike fell on his neck during a workout in his New York City apartment. Ryan Furtado, 32, was doing a workout in his Brooklyn apartment that involved getting off his...
Adams: Migrant Crush
'Will Destroy New York City'
Sep 7, 2023 4:06 PM CDT
Adams: Migrant Crush 'Will Destroy New York City'
Deficit could near $12B, mayor says, meaning service cuts across the board
- New York City's mayor has painted a bleak and alarming portrait of the strain caused by the presence of more than 100,000 migrants his government is trying to provide for, saying there's no solution in sight. "I don't see an ending to this," Eric...
On NYC's Labor Day Weekend,
a 'Sci-Fi Inspired Scenario'
Sep 2, 2023 5:30 AM CDT
On NYC's Labor Day Weekend, a 'Sci-Fi Inspired Scenario'
NYPD says it will deploy surveillance drones to check on too-large holiday gatherings
- Americans across the nation are gearing up for their final summer weekend, but for residents of New York City, there may be what the AP calls "an uninvited guest looming over their festivities." The NYPD announced Thursday it will deploy surveillance drones throughout Labor Day weekend to check...
Killing of NYC Family Was
Aug 30, 2023 5:08 PM CDT
Killing of NYC Family Was Murder-Suicide: Officials
Edison Lopez stabbed wife, two young sons, before stabbing himself, police say
- The New York City medical examiner has determined that a man fatally stabbed his two young sons and wife, then himself, in their apartment on Monday. Police identified the victims as Alexandra Lopez, 40; Lucien, 3; and Calvin, 1, WABC reports, and said Edison Lopez, 41, stabbed himself in the...
It'll Be the World's Tallest Jail.
Will It Ruin Chinatown?
Aug 27, 2023 2:15 PM CDT
It'll Be the World's Tallest Jail. Will It Ruin Chinatown?
It's a key part of the plan to close Rikers Island, and it's contentious
- "This is going to be the beacon of Chinatown." That's one local landlord's take on a new jail that's planned for the neighborhood, and it's not meant as a compliment. At an expected 300 feet in height—about as tall as the Statue of...
In Rarity, Shark Bites
Woman at NYC Beach
Aug 8, 2023 12:02 PM CDT
In Rarity, Shark Bites Woman at NYC Beach
Swimmer, 50, injured at Rockaway Beach
- A woman was critically injured when a shark bit her on the leg while she was swimming at a New York City beach, per the AP . The 50-year-old woman was swimming off Rockaway Beach just before 6pm Monday when a shark bit her on the left leg, the city parks...
NYC Teen Charged With
Hate Crime in Stabbing
Aug 6, 2023 8:15 AM CDT
NYC Teen Charged With Hate Crime in Stabbing
High school student allegedly killed a gay man who was being taunted for dancing
- Police have arrested a 17-year-old high school student on a hate-motivated murder charge in the fatal stabbing of a professional dancer during an altercation between two groups of friends at a New York City gas station last weekend. Police took the teenager into custody Friday in connection with the killing...
With Inciting a Riot
Aug 5, 2023 5:30 PM CDT
Influencer Charged With Inciting a Riot
New York police say crowd at promised giveaway went from 300 to thousands in minutes
- A social media influencer has been charged with inciting a riot after a crowd drawn by his promise of free electronics turned violent in New York City's Union Square, resulting in dozens of arrests and injuries. Kai Cenat was taken out of the park by police, arrested, and charged...
Scary NYC Morning:
'This Could Have
Been Much Worse'
Jul 26, 2023 9:20 AM CDT
Scary NYC Morning: 'This Could Have Been Much Worse'
Only minor injuries reported after crane's arm plummets to the street in Manhattan
- A towering construction crane caught fire high above the west side of Manhattan on Wednesday morning, then lost its long arm , which smashed against a nearby building, dangled, and then plummeted to the street as people ran for their lives on the sidewalk below, the AP reports. Four people suffered...
First Latino Commissioner
Takes Over the NYPD
Jul 18, 2023 7:25 AM CDT
First Latino Commissioner Takes Over the NYPD
Edward Caban is sworn in as the top cop in New York City
- Edward Caban, who joined the New York Police Department as a young patrol officer in 1991 and rose through the ranks, was sworn in Monday as police commissioner, becoming the first Latino to lead the 178-year-old department. Mayor Eric Adams administered the oath of office in front of the Bronx...
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