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Helicopter pilot who crashed 'did not know where he was'
06/26/2019
Helicopter pilot who crashed 'did not know where he was'

Helicopter pilot who crashed 'did not know where he was'

After monitoring the weather for two hours, the private helicopter pilot who died in a crash earlier this month seized on a 20-minute window to embark on his ill-fated flight, according to the Nationa

Arrest made in death of a dad visiting the Bronx for his sister’s baby shower http://pix11.com/2019/06/25/arrest-made-in...
06/25/2019
Arrest made in death of a dad visiting the Bronx for his sister’s baby shower

Arrest made in death of a dad visiting the Bronx for his sister’s baby shower http://pix11.com/2019/06/25/arrest-made-in-death-of-a-dad-visiting-the-bronx-for-his-sisters-baby-shower

THE BRONX — Police arrested a 34-year-old man Tuesday in connection to the death of an Alabama dad who was in the Bronx for his sister's baby shower. Jimmy Rosario was charged with assault in connection to the June 16 death. He allegedly struck Troy Scott, a 40-year-old father of two, after a figh...

Two Motorcyclists Crash In Southern Brooklyn: One Killed, One Injured
06/25/2019
Two Motorcyclists Crash In Southern Brooklyn: One Killed, One Injured - BKLYNER

Two Motorcyclists Crash In Southern Brooklyn: One Killed, One Injured

CANARSIE/FLATLANDS – One motorcyclist was killed and another was seriously injured in two separate crashes less than a mile from each other in southern Brooklyn on Monday, police said. The motorcyclist killed in yesterday’s crash was identified as 33-year-old Andrew Vasapoli of Himrod Street in ...

Pungent-Smelling Co**se Flower Ready to Bloom in NYC
06/25/2019
Pungent-Smelling Co**se Flower Ready to Bloom in NYC

Pungent-Smelling Co**se Flower Ready to Bloom in NYC

Visitors to The New York Botanical Garden will not only witness with their own eyes – but with their noses – the pending blooming of one of the largest, and putrid-smelling, flowers in the world.

Three teens facing murder charges in stabbing death of Bronx man
06/25/2019
Three teens facing murder charges in stabbing death of Bronx man: police

Three teens facing murder charges in stabbing death of Bronx man

MELROSE, the Bronx — Three teenagers have been arrested and are facing numerous charges, including murder and attempted murder, after a man was found stabbed to death in his Bronx apartment earlier in June, police said. According to authorities, officers responded to a call of an assault at 635 Mo...

Extended Forecast for #NYC:Wednesday: 89 / 73 🌞 UV: Very HighThursday: 88 / 74 ⛅ UV: HighFriday: 89 / 73 ⛅ UV: HighSatur...
06/25/2019
New York City Weather - Current Conditions and Forecast

Extended Forecast for #NYC:
Wednesday: 89 / 73 🌞 UV: Very High
Thursday: 88 / 74 ⛅ UV: High
Friday: 89 / 73 ⛅ UV: High
Saturday: 87 / 73 🌧️ UV: Very High

Current conditions in NYC and extended forecast

Today's fact about New York: The garnet was declared the New York state gem in 1969, in reference to Barton Mines in the...
06/25/2019
Did You Know? Facts and Stats about New York City

Today's fact about New York: The garnet was declared the New York state gem in 1969, in reference to Barton Mines in the Adirondack Mountains, the world's largest garnet mine #NYC #DYK

Interesting bits of knowledge about NYC and city services

Police Investigating A Noose Found At Crown Heights Church
06/25/2019
Police Investigating A Noose Found At Crown Heights Church - BKLYNER

Police Investigating A Noose Found At Crown Heights Church

CROWN HEIGHTS—A person over the weekend put a noose outside a Pentecostal church in Crown Heights, in a possible hate crime, according to the NYPD. Police are reviewing surveillance footage from a building across the street from the United House of Prayer for all People at 1325 Park Pl, between Ut...

Man fatally shot in the neck inside Harlem deli across the street from hospital
06/25/2019
Man fatally shot in the neck inside Harlem deli across the street from hospital

Man fatally shot in the neck inside Harlem deli across the street from hospital

HARLEM, Manhattan — A 29-year-old Bronx man was gunned down inside a Harlem deli on Monday night, police said. Leroy Phinazee was shot in the neck and shoulder inside Funfair Deli on Lenox Avenue near West 137th Street, officials said. The man was rushed to NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem where he s...

City council considers bills to help taxi industry
06/25/2019
City council considers bills to help taxi industry

City council considers bills to help taxi industry

MANHATTAN — For tens of thousands of hard working New Yorkers – a significant number of them immigrants – owning a New York taxi medallion was often perceived as the best path to success and financial stability. But veteran taxi driver Mouhamadou Aliyu, testifying in front of the New York City...

Video shows gunman open fire while running across Bronx street
06/25/2019
Video shows gunman open fire while running across Bronx street

Video shows gunman open fire while running across Bronx street

SOUNDVIEW, The Bronx — Police are searching for a gunman who opened fire while running across a busy street in the Bronx. The incident happened just after 8 p.m. on Sunday in the area of Watson Avenue and Ward Avenue in the Bronx. Surveillance footage shows the gunman running across the street mul...

Families belongings destroyed after NYCHA apartment floods 3 times in less than a week
06/25/2019
Families belongings destroyed after NYCHA apartment floods 3 times in less than a week

Families belongings destroyed after NYCHA apartment floods 3 times in less than a week

UPPER WEST SIDE, Manhattan — A New York City Housing Authority apartment flooded on Tuesday, on Friday and again on Saturday. Stephen Wise Towers resident Felicia Sanchez said she wasn't able to save anything. "There was nobody home, so the water just kept piling up," she said. "I received a call ...

The Bug That Crashed New York’s Wireless Network
06/25/2019
The Bug That Crashed New York’s Wireless Network

The Bug That Crashed New York’s Wireless Network

Despite warnings, New York City’s technology managers were blindsided by the so-called GPS rollover, failing to install simple but necessary upgrades.

New York City Stocks Mostly Flat
06/24/2019
New York City Stocks Mostly Flat

New York City Stocks Mostly Flat

For June 24th, 2019, stocks were slightly lower, with the total market dropping 0.62% for the day. The top performing business sector for the day was materials, rising 0.39%, with energy stocks pe…

Learn about New York: New York maintains a list of what is legally defined as a sandwich for taxation purposes, includin...
06/24/2019
Did You Know? Facts and Stats about New York City

Learn about New York: New York maintains a list of what is legally defined as a sandwich for taxation purposes, including buttered bagels and hot dogs #NYC #DYK

Interesting bits of knowledge about NYC and city services

Two dead in Long Island car crash
06/24/2019
Two dead in Long Island car crash

Two dead in Long Island car crash

Two people died in a car crash on Long Island early Sunday, police said. The pair, in a 2011 Volkswagen Jetta, collided with the rear of a 2007 Toyota near exit W2 of the Wantagh State Parkway in E…

Retired cop stabbed in Brooklyn during apparent road rage incident
06/24/2019
Retired cop stabbed in Brooklyn during apparent road rage incident

Retired cop stabbed in Brooklyn during apparent road rage incident

A retired cop got stabbed on Sunday night during an apparent road rage incident in Brooklyn, according to police and law enforcement sources. The confrontation went down near Alabama Ave and Livoni…

Flying Wallendas safely cross Times Square on a high wire
06/24/2019
Flying Wallendas safely cross Times Square on a high wire

Flying Wallendas safely cross Times Square on a high wire

NEW YORK — Imagine crossing Times Square on a high wire between skyscrapers, 25 stories above the pavement. This was a reality Sunday for two siblings from the famed Flying Wallendas circus family. Their latest daredevil stunt was streamed live Sunday at 8 p.m. EDT on ABC. Thousands packed Times S...

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