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Suicide Of 14-Year-Old Boy, 3 Others Prompts Design Changes At NYC Tourist Attraction

The suicide of a 14-year-old boy at the Vessel, a spiral staircase attraction in New York City, on Thursday has sparked calls for developers to install higher barriers on the walkways, The New York Times reported. The Hudson Yards honeycomb-like structure had reopened only two months prior with design changes meant to dissuade potential suicides,…

‘Get Us A Fair Contract’: Hundreds Of Alabama Coal Miners Protest Outside BlackRock Headquarters...

Hundreds of Alabama coal miners traveled by bus to New York City to demonstrate outside the headquarters of multinational investment management firm BlackRock, it was reported Wednesday. The protest was organized by the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA), involving their union members from Alabama’s Warrior Met Coal who have been on strike against the…

‘It’s Madness’: An Analysis Of What Progressive Bail Reform Is Doing To American Cities

One of the most popular policies among “progressive prosecutors” is creating headaches for many police officers and attorneys. “Because we are sworn to protect and serve the public, we sincerely hope that we will not be proven right about this new law,” the Illinois Law Enforcement Coalition said in a statement earlier this year. “Please…

WATCH: Man Allegedly Shoots Teen Outside NYC 99 Cent Store

Police are searching for a man who allegedly fired a gun at a 16-year-old on a Queens sidewalk Sunday, hitting him in the leg. The incident happened at Merrick Boulevard near 111th Avenue in Jamaica at approximately 2:20 p.m., officers said, according to PIX 11. “The unidentified man approached the teenager with a gun before…

Sinkholes Stop Traffic, Devour Cars In NYC

A sinkhole emerged on New York City streets, days after another one had partially devoured two cars. Early Thursday morning at around 9 a.m., the asphalt covering East 89th Street and York Avenue on Manhattan’s Upper East Side collapsed, according to Fox5 News. The result: a massive 20-foot hole that created traffic and threw a…

Eric Adams: Democrats’ Priorities ‘Were Misplaced’– We Need to Focus on Handguns

Eric Adams, the Democratic nominee in New York City’s Mayoral race, said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union” that Democrats’ efforts focussing on assault weapons bans “were misplaced.” Anchor Jake Tapper said, “One of the issues you talked about that a lot of National Democratic politicians don’t is the fact that most gun crimes…

Inmate Captured After Elaborate Escape From Jail Using Tried And Tested Measure

July 11, 2021 12:40 PM ET The New York City Police Department (NYPD) brought a 30-year-old inmate who fled the metropolis’ floating prison back into custody Saturday afternoon, according to authorities. David Mordukhaev fled the floating Vernon C. Bain Correctional Center early morning Saturday, according to authorities. The correctional facility is located at 1 Halleck…

Likely Manhattan District Attorney Vows Not to Prosecute Trespassing, Prostitution, Resisting Arrest

Democrat Alvin Bragg, likely to become Manhattan District Attorney in New York City, New York, has vowed not to prosecute a series of crimes, including trespassing, prostitution, and resisting arrest for non-violent offenses. Bragg, the presumptive Democrat nominee in the Manhattan District Attorney race, is running on a platform to stop prosecuting a series of…

Wild Shirtless Man Allegedly Punches, Kicks Horses In Central Park

A man punched and kicked three carriage horses in Central Park Monday before saying he had a knife, one of the carriage drivers alleged, according to The Madison Leader Gazette. The alleged animal abuse happened before noon inside Central Park near West 59th Street and Sixth Avenue, 28-year-old hansom cab driver Henry Kaya told The…

NY Judge Resigns, Apologizes For Wearing A Halloween Costume In 1988 Of ‘A Well-Known...

A former New York administrative judge resigned and apologized Friday over a Halloween costume he wore in 1988 of “a well-known public figure of color,” according to a press release. Former administrative judge Craig Doran said he resigned as administrative judge for the Rochester region when a photo from a Halloween party reportedly was circulated.…

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