Tag archive for ‘New York City’
By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Airbnb launches local tours in NYC with Sarah Jessica Parker

Airbnb is launching local tours and other experiences in New York City this week, with one listing promising "an unforgettable shoe-shopping experience" led by a New Yorker whose bio describes her as "an actor, More...

By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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GOP candidate for NYC mayor qualifies for election debate

NEW YORK (AP) - New York State Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, the Republican candidate for New York City mayor, will debate incumbent Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio after her campaign says it has raised enough More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Protesters rally against Iranian president at UN

NEW YORK (AP) - Iranian expatriates have gathered on a plaza in New York City to protest an appearance at the United Nations by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (hah-SAHN' roh-HAH'-nee). Hundreds of protesters near More...

By admin On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Woman pleads guilty in silicone butt injection death

NEW YORK (AP) - A New Jersey woman has pleaded guilty to manslaughter and assault in connection with the death of a New York City woman who had been injected with silicone in her buttocks. Tamira Mobley, of Wood-Ridge, More...

By admin On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Insane amount of fentanyl seized in record-breaking bust

Law enforcement agents seized a record haul of street-grade fentanyl from a Queens building — ​marking ​the largest ​such bust ​in New York City history, officials announced Monday. NYPD and DEA agents More...

By admin On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Former New York US Attorney Preet Bharara launching podcast

NEW YORK (AP) - Former federal prosecutor and outspoken White House critic Preet Bharara is launching a podcast. Bharara (bahr-AHR'-ah) was fired in March by President Donald Trump from his post as the U.S. attorney More...

By admin On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Police commissioner: No direct threats to New York City

NEW YORK (AP) - Commissioner James O'Neill says the New York Police Department is closely monitoring developments in the London subway explosion. O'Neill said on Twitter on Friday that there've been no direct threats More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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The Latest: Man who replaced ill prosecutor wins primary

NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on New York's primary elections(all times local): 10:35 p.m. An acting New York City district attorney who stepped into the role when his predecessor took ill and later died has won the More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Columbus statue vandalized with graffiti, hands painted red

NEW YORK (AP) - A statue of Christopher Columbus in Central Park has been vandalized with graffiti and his hands have been painted red. Graffiti found early Tuesday on the base of the New York City statue said, More...

By admin On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Motorcyclist killed in NYC crash that set sedan on fire

NEW YORK (AP) - Police say a 25-year-old motorcyclist has died in a crash on a New York City highway where a car involved in the accident caught fire. The motorcyclist was driving on the Grand Central Parkway in More...