Retired FDNY firefighter dies of 9/11-related cancer

New York 07/18/19, 08:36

Retired firefighter Kevin Nolan has died of World Trade Center-related sickness, officials said Tuesday. Officials said firefighter Kevin Nolan, 58, was part of the rescue and recovery efforts following the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks. It is with Regret we announce the WTC Related Death of Retired Firefighter Kevin J. Nolan Engine ...

3-year-old boy dead after falling into grease trap at Tim Hortons

New York 07/15/19, 14:58

A 3-year-old boy died at the corner of Culver Road and University in Rochester, NY after falling into a grease trap behind the Tim Hortons. Witnesses took the child out of the grease trap and administered CPR until the first responders came. Employees were seen crying outside and consoling each other ...

Thousands left in the dark during NYC power outage

New York 07/14/19, 06:23

On the anniversary of a 1977 blackout that hit most of New York City, a massive power outage brought the curtain down on Broadway shows and stalled traffic on Manhattan streets. Underground, the power outage affecting 73,000 customers for hours also left the subway system in disarray. Con Edison CEO John ...

Over 50 individuals granted US citizenship in New York

New York 07/12/19, 16:37

Fifty-two individuals from more than 25 countries assembled Tuesday, July 2, to take the oath of allegiance in New York City. During a naturalization ceremony held at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, they became America's newest citizens. Citizenship and Immigration Services Acting Director Ken Cuccinelli was present to administer the oath. “I ...

Woman stabbed outside Brooklyn Whole Foods during robbery attempt

New York 07/09/19, 20:47

A woman was stabbed by a thief outside a Whole Foods in Brooklyn on Monday night, July 9, before a store security guard stepped in and detained the man at gunpoint until police arrived, authorities said. The suspect approached the woman while she was sitting in her car around 9:45 p.m. ...