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New York City Police Seek Man Who Fatally Pushed Stranger in Path of Train

New York City Police Seek Man Who Fatally Pushed Stranger in Path of Train

New York City subway motorman James Muriel was driving the D train on Sunday when he saw a man fly in front of the windshield. Although he applied the brakes immediately, he could not prevent his train from striking the man. Muriel says that he closed his eyes when the man made impact with the […]

Wages Awarded to Strippers in Court Ruling

Wages Awarded to Strippers in Court Ruling

In a recent summary judgment, a New York court ruled that some 2,000 exotic dancers from a Manhattan strip club will be awarded roughly $10.9 million in lost wages. U.S. District Judge Paul Englemayer ruled that the women working at Rick’s Cabaret were employees and not independent contractors, according to Reuters. The unpaid wages and […]

Plane Crash Near New York and Pilot Survives, Police Say

Plane Crash Near New York and Pilot Survives, Police Say

Police say an airplane headed to Montgomery, NY suffered a major power outage and crashed, leaving the pilot with minor injuries, but still alive. The pilot, Shirley Onacilla, was flying from Groton/New London Airport in a 1975 Beech F33A Bonanza. Jeremiah Dunn, a police Sergeant in nearby Clinton was the first officer to respond to the […]

New York City: One World Trade Center Window Washers Rescued

New York City: One World Trade Center Window Washers Rescued

New York City emergency crews rescued two window washers on Wednesday, November 12, who had been trapped for two hours on damaged scaffolding left suspended outside the 69th floor of the recently opened One World Trade Center. Juan Lizama and Juan Lopez, who were working at the Manhattan building in New York City that was […]

Christie’s Record-Breaking Art Auction in New York

Christie’s Record-Breaking Art Auction in New York

Christie’s, the internationally known auction house, had a record-breaking art auction in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. By the end of the evening, the total amount was $852.9 million which included were two portraits by Andy Warhol (1928-1987) of Elvis Presley and Marlon Brando. Both of these works are considered very rare and were […]

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