Tag Archives: New York

June, 2019

  • 15 June

    5 Convicted of Murdering Bronx Teen Who Was Hacked to Death With Machete

    5 Convicted of Murdering Bronx Teen Who Was Hacked to Death With Machete

    The five men who viciously slashed a New York teenager to death with knives and a machete in a case of mistaken identity last June were found guilty of murder on Friday...

  • 10 June

    Helicopter Crashes into New York City Building, Pilot Killed

    Helicopter Crashes into New York City Building, Pilot Killed

    Multiple city officials said there was no immediate indication of a criminal reason for the hard landing It is still unclear if the Helicopter crashed or caught fire during the hard landing on the building's roof. The crash forced neartby buildings to evacuate, and set people in the area on edge. NBC 4 New York's Sarah Wallace, Pei-Sze Cheng and Marc Santia report.

August, 2016

July, 2016

  • 22 July

    Bomb Scare in Times Square Turns Out to Be False Alarm

    When a passing driver hurled a flashing, clicking object into their police van in Times Square, it looked like danger to Sgt. Hameed Armani and Officer Peter Cybulski. “Boss, this is a bomb,” Cybulski said. But rather than run to safety, Armani hit the gas, determined to get the device …

May, 2016

  • 18 May

    Man Swinging a Knife Shot Dead by Police in Manhattan, New York

    Man Swinging a Knife Shot Dead by Police in Manhattan, New York

    A 46-year-old man swinging a knife was shot dead by police who responded to a dispute about a supermarket beer purchase — a wild confrontation in which a woman bystander was struck by a police bullet, authorities said. The unhinged man entered a Hell’s Kitchen Food Emporium to buy beer, …

  • 1 May

    VIDEO Huge Blaze Devastates Serbian Orthodox Church in Manhattan

    VIDEO Huge Blaze Devastates Serbian Orthodox Church in Manhattan

    A huge fire has engulfed a Serbian Orthodox Church in downtown Manhattan, on the day that Orthodox Christians are celebrating the Holy Easter. More than 170 firefighters from the New York City Fire Department are battling the blaze, which has been upgraded to a four-alarm incident. #FDNY members operating at …

April, 2016

  • 29 April

    Brooklyn Vinnie’s Pizzeria Creates Pizza Box Made Out of Pizza

    Brooklyn Vinnie's Pizzeria Creates Pizza Box Made Out of Pizza

    It’s a pizza lover’s dream come true — a pizza box made out of 100 percent pizza. Vinnie’s Pizzeria in Brooklyn unveiled “the pizza box pizza” Wednesday on social media. It’s a traditional New York-style pepperoni pie surrounded by a square pizza that serves as the “pizza box.” “No waste, 100% pizza and 100% …

  • 19 April

    Ex-New York Officer Gets 5 Years of Probation

    Ex-New York Officer Gets 5 Years of Probation

    Ex-New York Police officer, Peter Liang, was sentenced to five years’ probation and community service today after a judge reduced his manslaughter conviction to criminally negligent homicide. Peter Liang was convicted in February in the accidental shooting death of Akai Gurley. Gurley, was walking down a stairway in a public …

March, 2016

  • 27 March

    Brooklyn, New York: Black Male Postal Worker Handcuffed By NYPD While On Postal Route

    Brooklyn, New York: Black Male Postal Worker Handcuffed By NYPD While On Postal Route

    A 27-year-old African-American postal worker was handcuffed by four plainclothes NYPD officers St. Patrick’s Day while on his delivery route in Brooklyn. The incident, which was captured on video by a bystander shows Glen Grays wearing his U.S. Postal uniform and carrying a package before being taken away by the …

  • 22 March

    VIDEO Fire, Smoke at Grand Central Station in New York City

    VIDEO Fire, Smoke at Grand Central Station in New York City

    A small fire at a restaurant inside Grand Central Terminal sent smoke billowing out of the transit hub and into the streets nearby on Tuesday, officials and witnesses said. The blaze broke out in the ducts at Junior’s Restaurant at about 2 p.m., causing smoke to build up and spew …