Two people were killed after a shooting in a Home Depot store in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood on Sunday afternoon in what appears to be a murder-suicide, two New York Police Department spokesmen said. One male individual, who preliminary NYPD investigations suggest was the shooter, was declared dead at the scene, Detective James Duffy said.
WHTC, Sun, Jan 25 2015 @ 06:49 PM
The lone survivor, the shooter's 12 year-old daughter, was shot in the head but managed to call 911 for help. The father was found hours later with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his head.
Examiner.com, Sun, Jan 25 2015 @ 04:42 PM
A Home Depot in New York City's Flatiron District was evacuated Sunday after police say two employees were killed in a murder-suicide. Two men died in the shooting at the store on 23rd Street in Manhattan, according to the New York Police Department.
WJLA-TV Arlington, Sun, Jan 25 2015 @ 04:41 PM
As word spread that Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver had been arrested on corruption charges Thursday morning , many of his Lower Manhattan constituents were dismayed, saying they feared they had lost one of the community's greatest advocates. Silver, who has represented the Lower East Side and Downtown for nearly 40 years, has built a reputation for "getting things done" said Paul Hovitz, a longtime Community Board 1 member.
DNAInfo.com, Thu, Jan 22 2015 @ 06:04 PM
One of the benefits of Scouting is that boys can get opportunities to learn and experience things they would not otherwise be exposed to. Every year, the Greater New York Councils holds a public speaking workshop where boys can practice their presentation skills.
Examiner.com, Sun, Jan 25 2015 @ 03:05 PM
A New York man accused of directing an associate to conduct surveillance of the New York Stock Exchange at the behest of an al Qaeda operative was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Tuesday in New York federal court. Wesam El-Hanafi, 39, was arrested in April 2010 along with the associate, Sabirhan Hasanoff, a dual U.S.-Australian citizen.
Lucianne.com, Wed, Jan 21 2015 @ 12:22 PM
His law firm, Weitz Luxenberg, gets its asbestos cases - and paydays - moved more quickly than those of other attorneys, and reaps a fortune from favorable rulings by friendly judges, charge lawyers and tort-reform advocates. Silver's East Village firm handles more than half the cases in a special section of Manhattan Supreme Court called NYCAL .
New York Post, Sun, Jan 25 2015 @ 03:16 AM
She also co-wrote and starred in a terrible movie comedy called He's Way More Famous Than You, for which she's earned forgiveness. She's still a writer with a lot of promise who is obviously ready for bigger acceptance and louder applause.
The New York Observer, Wed, Jan 21 2015 @ 09:47 AM