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Explosion Causes New York City Building to Collapse

Explosion Causes New York City Building to Collapse

An explosion at an apartment building in the East Village of Manhattan, in New York City, has caused a raging inferno, resulting in a partial collapse of the building. The flames from the building have spread to another apartment next door. Initial reports stated the explosion could have been caused by a gas leak. According to […]

Midwood Fire and Its Aftermath

Midwood Fire and Its Aftermath

Three days after an epic fire in Midwood Brooklyn, the worst of its kind in eight years, engulfed a home of an Orthodox-Jewish family of ten, claiming the lives of seven of its eight children and in it’s horrible wake, leaving the mother and 15-year-old surviving daughter hospitalized and in critical condition, neighbors, extended family and […]

Korean Air Flight Attendant Suing Over ‘Nut Rage’

Korean Air Flight Attendant Suing Over ‘Nut Rage’

Last December, during a Korean Air flight from New York to South Korea, a flight attendant was thrown off the flight for serving macadamia nuts to the daughter of the airline’s chairman. When Heather Cho was served the nuts in a bag instead of a porcelain bowl, she reportedly flew into a rage and assaulted flight attendant […]

Ferrets Cannot Be Pets in New York City

Ferrets Cannot Be Pets in New York City

On Tuesday, the New York City Board of Health failed to overturn the 16 year ban on owning ferrets. The board vote was 3-2 in favor of repealing the ban, with five abstentions, but six votes were needed to overturn the law. The vote had been brought to the board, who was considering lifting the […]

Lacey Spears Convicted in Poisoning of Her Son With Salt

Lacey Spears Convicted in Poisoning of Her Son With Salt

A mother by the name of Lacey Spears was convicted today on charges she had been poisoning her son with salt that ultimately resulted in his death. Lacey Spears, 27, was charged with second-degree depraved murder of her five year old son, Garnett, who had been hospitalized numerous times due to toxic levels of sodium. […]

New York Maid Kidnapped and Beaten

New York Maid Kidnapped and Beaten

A New York couple, from Bayside, Queens New York  was arrested on felony assault, unlawful imprisonment and felony kidnapping. Devanand Lachman, 32 and pregnant Ambar Lachman, 31, believed that their housekeeper, Daisy Machuea, 54 was stealing money and jewelry from their home, approximately $8,000 and a gold chain. To discover if she had stolen the […]

Islamic State Sympathizers Caught in New York City

Islamic State Sympathizers Caught in New York City

According to U.S. officials, three men were charged on Wednesday for collaborating with the Islamic State, including two who planned to fly to Syria to fight alongside hard-line Islamic State extremists. One of the individuals, Kazakhstan-born Akhror Saidakhmetov, age 19, was apprehended by law enforcement officers early Wednesday at John F. Kennedy International Airport in […]

Man Falls off Cliff in New York

Man Falls off Cliff in New York

Reports are coming in from WHEC Rochester that a man has fallen off a cliff in New York. It appears that the man fell of a cliff in the area of Livingston County, just outside of Rochester, NY. The incident occurred on Wednesday, and crews were called to an area in Geneseo off of Mount Morris Road. […]

New York City Accident Causes Massive Backup

New York City Accident Causes Massive Backup

An accident on FDR Drive has caused a massive backup in the middle of rush-hour traffic in New York City, causing delays and headaches for commuters and residents alike. The crash involved three SUVs in the southbound lane, close to the Manhattan Bridge. The New York Police Department, Fire Department, and Emergency Medical Services are […]

Murder-Suicide in Crowded New York City Home Depot

Murder-Suicide in Crowded New York City Home Depot

A New York City Home Depot employee shot his supervisor to death and then killed himself on Sunday afternoon. The shootings occurred inside of the store, which was open for business and full of customers at the time. The home improvement store was especially busy on Sunday as shoppers preparing for an upcoming snowstorm filled carts […]

New York Man Shoots Family Then Self in Late Night Spree

New York Man Shoots Family Then Self in Late Night Spree

Jonathon Walker came home early on Saturday morning. There, in the still calm of a winter’s dawn, he went from bedroom to bedroom, shooting three female family members to death, including his youngest daughter, and sending another of his daughters to the hospital. Shortly after the sound of the gunfire had ended, Walker called his brother on […]

Woman Returns Home to Find Husband Demolished House [Video]

Woman Returns Home to Find Husband Demolished House [Video]

A New York homeowner came home to an empty lot after her husband tore down their suburban area home while she was away. Diane Andryshak’s single family home which she shared with her husband for the last nine years was gone with nothing left standing, except the mailbox. The house, which was located in Middletown, […]

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