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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:21:42 GMTMs. Danner, 66The New York police sergeant who shot a woman, Deborah Danner, 66, in her Bronx apartment on Tuesday night was placed on modified duty and stripped of his gun and badge.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:40:57 GMTIvan Schwartz, co-founder of StudioEIS, which is recreating an 18th-century statue of King George III that was pulled down in Lower Manhattan in 1776.A workshop is recreating a statue that was torn down in 1776 and turned into ammunition, but this one is destined for the Museum of the American Revolution, now under construction in Philadelphia.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:03:30 GMTEdward P. Mangano, the Nassau County executive, holding the hand of his wife, Linda, as they left court on Thursday.Edward P. Mangano, a powerful figure in Long Island Republican politics, was arrested along with his wife and the supervisor of the town of Oyster Bay in a scheme involving a local restaurateur.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:29:06 GMTThe police released a sketch of a dead newborn and the dish towel wrapped around her neck that were found in a trash bag in Brooklyn in 1993.Investigators hoping for leads in a cold case released a sketch of the baby girl who may have been thrown from the second floor of an apartment building.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:55:24 GMTEleanor Bumpurs was shot twice with a shotgun as officers were trying to help marshals evict her from a public housing apartment in 1984.The fatal shooting of Deborah Danner had much in common with the shooting of Eleanor Bumpurs in 1984.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:32:24 GMTRick Stocks in his warehouse in Fayetteville, Tenn., which is filled with pieces discarded during a renovation of the Statue of Liberty.Rick Stocks is the self-appointed caretaker of discarded parts from the Statue of Liberty’s $87 million restoration in the 1980s.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:30:22 GMTMayor Bill de Blasio last fall. His campaign fund-raising is the subject of a federal investigation.An investigation into the mayor’s campaign fund-raising has zeroed in on whether donations were exchanged for beneficial city action in several cases, people with knowledge of the inquiry said.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 01:34:21 GMTA. G. Sulzberger, an associate editor at The New York Times, was named its deputy publisher on Wednesday.Mr. Sulzberger, who was named The Times’s deputy publisher, is the author of a report calling for sweeping changes and a digital future for the paper.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:42:38 GMTKai Victor, a high school senior at the Dalton School, scanning the trees for birds in Central Park.Kai Victor, a high school senior, grew up next to Central Park and has been fascinated with birds since infancy.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:01:33 GMTThe invitation for the photographer’s memorial said “Dress for Bill.” Some attendees certainly did.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:57:17 GMTMoments from the photographer’s memorial at Carnegie Hall.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:52:55 GMTTim Law held an informal workshop for local residents at the Chinese-American Social Services Center in Brooklyn to talk with them about the scheme.On Thursday, the Brooklyn district attorney’s office charged a woman in a so-called “blessing scam,” a scheme targeting Chinese immigrants.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:44:51 GMTA prayer vigil for Deborah Danner, who was fatally shot on Tuesday during a confrontation with a police officer in her Bronx apartment.The attorney general, Eric. T Schneiderman, said that the shooting of Deborah Danner, who the police maintain was armed, fell outside his purview.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:29:50 GMTThe Children’s Workshop School, in the East Village, is one of the schools that will create admissions priorities for disadvantaged students.Twelve more public schools are joining a city program allowing them to alter admissions policies to enroll additional disadvantaged students.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:10:00 GMTMaria Shabalin, center, whose lip-syncing videos on the app Musical.ly have attracted two million fans, hanged out with friends in Coney Island this month.For the 14-year-old high student, Sundays are for making videos, catching up with friends and sailing on Sheepshead Bay.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:00:30 GMTMohammed Wasifi of Tony’s Halal Truck has become the undisputed king of the food vendors in a corner of the Bronx.Mohammed Wasifi has become the undisputed king of the food vendors in a corner of the borough, catering to teenagers from nearby high schools.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:38:20 GMTThe artist Ai Weiwei in Tompkins Square Park in the East Village. His recent sculptures include symbols of uprootedness and displacement.The activist Chinese artist has documented the struggles of migrants around the world, and now his work will be shown at three New York galleries.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:43:59 GMTAn open-air space in the Bowery Market food court may offer some of the best sushi made in the equivalent of a tollbooth. But don’t expect to linger.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:48:39 GMTDuring Oktoberfest, the glass is always half full.Thursday: Celebrating Oktoberfest, fading Indian summer and Jumbo the Elephant.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:03:44 GMTPedro Hernandez’s daughter Becky Hernandez, left, and wife, Rosemary Hernandez, in court for his trial on Wednesday.Prosecutors portrayed Pedro Hernandez as a vicious killer in the opening statements of his retrial, while his lawyer insisted on his innocence.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:16:43 GMTMichael Drewniak, center, the former press secretary to Gov. Chris Christie, was the first witness as lawyers for Bridget Anne Kelly began her defense.The lawyer for Bridget Anne Kelly argues she has been unfairly blamed in a plot that involved nearly everyone in the governor’s office.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:02 GMTA poem about waiting (and waiting) for a bus.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 22:49:51 GMTBobby Shmurda in court in Manhattan on Wednesday. Before he was arrested, he had risen quickly in the hip-hop world, riding the success of an independent single, “Hot Boy.”The musician, who had pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy and weapons possession, asked the judge to let him withdraw his guilty plea, saying his lawyer forced him to take the deal.