Residents in the outer boroughs hit hardest by the effects of Hurricane Sandy braved another cold night in blacked-out homes without running water or proper food supplies yesterday.
Amid the lingering devastation, there was a flicker of hope in downtown Manhattan where some beleaguered New Yorkers had their power restored, which would help pave the way for more subway-service restorations, officials said.
Among the other storm developments yesterday:
* The New York City [...]
His failure to respond to three letters sent to the White House was because there was no “political value” and not worthy of a few minutes of his time.
They spoke out as teenager Shawn Tyson began a life sentence after being found guilty of the murder of James Cooper and James Kouzaris last April.
The 17 year old, who shot the men as they begged for their lives, will die in [...]
Students at a Philadelphia high school watched in shock as mother and her children stripped off and ran around the parking lot in an apparent Christian protest.
They lay on the ground and began chanting ‘God is great’.
Sarah Butler, 44, and three of her children – Joanne, 23, Bessie, 22, and a 14-year-old son – stripped off outside Upper Darby High School on Friday at around 1pm.
The mom, also known as [...]