Health officials have confirmed that the New York City doctor who has tested positive for the Ebola virus traveled on the subway and rode a taxi on Wednesday evening. Given the amount of people who use taxis and subways to travel from commuter towns like West Orange to the city, officials are working quickly to track down anyone who may have come in contact with Dr. Spencer, and is now at risk of contracting the virus.
Patch.com, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 11:14 PM
A news conference held today in New York City confirms some of the details surrounding a grizzly attack on police officers that took place Thursday by a man with an ax on the streets of Jamaica Queens. The suspect, deceased, was identified as Zale Thompson, 32, and is suspected as being connected to terrorism and is considered a lone wolf terrorist according to Police Commissioner Bill Bratton.
NewsLI.com, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 10:17 PM
A series of problems forced delays for commuters on Metro-North Railroad's New Haven line in Connecticut and the Harlem and Hudson lines in New York. The commuter rail system said Friday morning a train with mechanical problems at the 125th Street station led to congestion and trains were rerouted.
WTEN-TV Albany, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 12:59 PM
The 85-year-old man met the sisters via the website, seekingarrangement.com web site, which encourages users to "Find Your Sugar Baby." An 85-year-old wannabe sugar daddy who went a web site seeking kinky companionship wound up with double trouble instead, the Daily News has learned.
New York Daily News, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 01:48 PM
Most fashion designer showrooms are located in stuffy midtown Manhattan towers. But Rena Lange is in the center of the trendy Meatpacking District , in a second floor corner of a brick building with large windows that allow sunlight to flood in.
CultureMap, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 07:39 PM
Demi Lovato performs on ABC television's "Good Morning America's Summer Concert Series" show in Central Park in the Manhattan borough of New York June 6, 2014. Taylor Swift has been taking some heat lately: Several critics didn't care for "Welcome to New York," and the singer had to defend her songwriting process -- which sometimes draws on experiences from relationships -- during an interview in Australia.
Billboard, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 10:44 AM
Calvin Hunt, along with his petition, brought a sign with a picture of Rubenstein's face above the words: 'He did it.' Rubenstein, 70, was accused of sexually assaulting a 42-year-old woman at his E. 64th St. penthouse hours after attending Sharpton's 60th birthday bash on Oct. 1. Calvin Hunt, a longtime Harlem activist, gathered thousands of signatures on a petition urging authorities to transform Sanford Rubenstein from defense lawyer to rape defendant.
New York Daily News, Sat, Oct 18 2014 @ 11:12 PM
Disgraced lawyer Sanford Rubenstein is so toxic after being accused of rape that he can no longer get into the sex clubs he loves so much. The aging, pint-sized lothario - who is accused of raping a top aide to his onetime buddy , the Rev.
New York Post, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 04:53 AM