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April, 2020

  • 28 April

    Top Doctor Treating COVID-19 Patients Takes Own Life

    A top doctor who was on the front line in the United States’ fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has taken her own life. Dr Lorna Breen, who was medical director of the emergency department at New York-Presbyterian Allen Hospital in Manhattan, died of self-inflicted injuries on Sunday, police said. …

February, 2020

  • 16 February

    14-year-old Boy Arrested For Stabbing Varsity Student To Death

    A 14-year-old boy has been arrested and charged in the stabbing to death of a university student in New York, United States. Read Also: No Community Must Revenge Against Bandits – Buhari Tessa Majors, 18, a freshman at Barnard College, was attacked by three teens as she walked through Morningside Park …

September, 2019

  • 16 September

    BBNaija 2019: Team Lagos, New York Win N1m Each

    Team Lagos and Team New York have won one million naira each in the ongoing 2019 Big Brother Naija reality TV show. Team Lagos consists of Khafi, Mercy and Frodd. Elozonam, Diane, Ike and Mike belonged to team New York while team Dubai was made up of Seyi, Tacha, Cindy …

August, 2019

  • 23 August

    Elevator Crushes Man To Death


    A 30-year-old man was crushed to death by a falling elevator in his luxury apartment building Thursday as passengers watched in horror, officials said. Samuel Waisbren rode the elevator down to the lobby of his 23-story apartment building, known as the Manhattan Promenade, at 344 Third Ave. near E. 26th Street with six other residents …

  • 14 August

    Flight Attendant Dies Of Measles Contracted On New York Plane

    Flight Attendant Dies Of Measles Contracted On New York Plane

    An Israeli flight attendant with El Al, has died five months after contracting measles on a plane from New York City in the United States of America. The attendant, Rotem Amitai, 43, and mother of three, was exposed to the virus on a flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport …

  • 1 August

    Staying Unmarried, My Secret To Long Life – 107-year-old Woman


    Louis Signore, a 107-year-old woman, said the secret to her longevity is that she never married. Signore, who lives in the Bronx in New York, USA, revealed this while celebrating her birthday on Wednesday. The birthday celebration took place at the Bartow Community Center in Coop City, with more than …

July, 2019

  • 22 July

    R. Kelly To Face Fresh Charges In New York

    Embattled R&B singer, R Kelly, will be flown to New York to face felony charges, the Chicago Tribune reports. The singer will be transported from the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Chicago ahead of an arraignment on August 2.  For the uninitiated, Kelly is facing two seperate federal cases related to his …

  • 14 July

    Power Restored After Massive Outage Hit New York City

    More than 70,000 people were affected by a massive power outage in parts of New York City on Saturday evening which saw the screens at Times Square go black and left cinema-goers sitting in pitch-black movie theatres, according to U.S. media reports. Midtown Manhattan and the Upper West Side were …

February, 2019

  • 19 February

    California, New York, Colorado, Other US States Sue Trump

    No Spy Working For US In Iran Custody, Says Trump

    California and 15 other US states have sued US President, Donald Trump’s administration over his decision to declare a national emergency to fund a wall on the southern border with Mexico, saying the move violated the constitution. Other states suing Trump are Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, …

December, 2018

  • 7 December

    CNN Offices Evacuated After Bomb Threat

    The New York offices of Cable News Network (CNN) were evacuated after a bomb threat on Thursday night but no explosive was discovered with Police giving the all clear. It would be recalled a similar evacuation occured in October after an explosive device was discovered at CNN’s New York headquarters. …

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