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Dublin: 5 °C Tuesday 27 January, 2015

#New York

# new-york - Today’s News

New York has been shut down

Snow storms are expected to dump up to a metre of snow on the city.

# new-york - Yesterday’s News

Northeast US braces for “crippling and potentially historic” snow storm

“This could be a storm the likes of which we have never seen before,” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio warned residents.

# new-york - Friday 23 January, 2015

This woman was accused of bribing Titanic crew not to go back for survivors

A letter she wrote after surviving the tragedy sold at auction today for almost $12,000.

# new-york - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From The42 Disappointment for Irish fans as Andy Lee looks set to defend world title in New York World Title

Disappointment for Irish fans as Andy Lee looks set to defend world title in New York

However, heading to the Big Apple will significantly increase the Limerick boxer’s payday.

# new-york - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Subway dancers mark the end of an era in Irish filmmaker’s documentary New York This post contains videos

Subway dancers mark the end of an era in Irish filmmaker’s documentary

Performing on the subway is no longer allowed but these talented dancers say they’ll find other ways to show the world what they’re capable of.

# new-york - Friday 9 January, 2015

Planes yesterday flew at near-supersonic speeds due to a helpful jet stream

Flights that would normally take more than six hours arrived in less than five hours and 20 minutes.

# new-york - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Son shoots hedge fund boss father in argument over allowance

Thomas Gilbert Junior has been arrested for the killing of his father, Thomas Sr.

# new-york - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Cops protest against NY mayor at slain police officer’s funeral

Dozens turned their back on the city leader.

# new-york - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Limerick man sues Bloomberg for linking him to rhino horn gang

He’s claiming he was defamed in an article published last year.

From The42 Lampard extends Manchester City stay Lamps

Lampard extends Manchester City stay

The 36-year-old is delaying his move to New York a bit more.

# new-york - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

The one empty building in the heart of Times Square

The New Year’s eve ball will drop from the tower at 12 o’clock tonight.

# new-york - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Kerryman who led Son of Sam manhunt dies in New York RIP

Kerryman who led Son of Sam manhunt dies in New York

The detective led a team of 300 officers who worked to track down the serial killer in the late 70s.

New York mayor booed at police graduation as tensions increase

Some members of the NYPD have accused Bill de Blasio of fostering anti-police sentiment.

# new-york - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year

The shooting dead of Antonio Martin joins a growing list of similar incidents in the last six months.

# new-york - Monday 22 December, 2014

Man who murdered NY police officers told bystanders “watch what I’m going to do”

Police named the shooter as Ismaaiyl Brinsley who fled to a nearby subway station after the attack, where he shot himself in the head on the platform.

# new-york - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Another US cop shot and killed – this time in Florida

The incident comes a day after two police officers were killed in Brooklyn.

New York reeling after policemen shot dead in their car before gunman shoots himself

The man posted online that he was planning to kill two police officers in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.

# new-york - Saturday 20 December, 2014

# new-york - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

New York to ban fracking over health fears

New York to ban fracking over health fears

“We can’t afford to make a mistake. The potential dangers are too great.”

# new-york - Sunday 14 December, 2014

If you’re ever caught in New York during a doomsday scenario, here’s how to escape

This is good to know. If you plan on visiting New York during the apocalypse.

# new-york - Saturday 13 December, 2014

# new-york - Friday 12 December, 2014

Illegal Irish in New York fear ‘anybody in a shirt and tie who might rat them out’

More than €72,000 has been provided to fund counselling and suicide prevention services to the Irish community in New York.

# new-york - Monday 8 December, 2014

Police and demonstrators clash as US protests continue for a second night California This post contains images

Police and demonstrators clash as US protests continue for a second night

President Barack Obama urged the country’s youth to be patient in the fight against racism.

# new-york - Sunday 7 December, 2014

‘Centuries of racism is being confronted in America’

New York mayor Bill De Blasio says he fears for his son dealing with police.

# new-york - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Grand jury to consider latest police killing of an unarmed man in New York

The father of a young girl was shot dead by a single bullet on a dimly lit staircase at a Brooklyn apartment building.

# new-york - Friday 5 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish comedian Maeve Higgins writes powerful piece about police brutality in the US New York
From The Daily Edge Little girl inspires joyous dance party in New York subway Like Nobody's Watching

# new-york - Thursday 4 December, 2014

“We can’t breathe”: Outrage after jury decides cop won’t be prosecuted for man’s death

Garner died after being held in a chokehold, which was carried out by police officer Daniel Pantaleo.

NYPD cop won’t face charges over chokehold death of unarmed man

Footage of police arresting Eric Garner sparked outrage and drew comparisons to the deadly police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri.

# new-york - Monday 24 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge This woman is putting New York’s record snowfall to very creative use Snow
From The42 This one-handed catch by Odell Beckham Jr is absolutely ridiculous Gripping

# new-york - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Opinion: The Irish handprints on the world’s most symbolic site – One World Trade Centre

Many Irish and Kerry men spent more than five years working at the resurrected World Trade Centre site.

# new-york - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Ministers began the ‘big sell’ of Irish Water, Joan made a report to Gardaí about Jobstown, the Newlands Cross flyover opened … but lingering fog meant no-one could see it.

From The Daily Edge Interpol trapped on their tour bus in New York snow for 50 hours Winterpol

Interpol trapped on their tour bus in New York snow for 50 hours

The band were on their way to Canada.

Deadly US snow burst kills 8 people… and there’s more snow to come

A State of Emergency is in effect across Buffalo’s Erie County.

# new-york - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Three people die while shovelling snow after massive New York storm

Some parts of the county will get a years’ worth of snowfall in three days.

# new-york - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Gerry Adams’s gunpoint comments ‘a barely concealed threat to the modern media’

The Sinn Féin president will not withdraw remarks made at a fundraising dinner in New York last week.

New York Mayor declares city Ebola-free alongside cured patient

Mali, however, has recorded just its second death.

# new-york - Saturday 8 November, 2014

From Business ETC Here’s how homeless people in New York use technology Photo Essay

Here’s how homeless people in New York use technology

Many homeless people use gadgets to stay connected, search for jobs, and pursue their own creative interests.

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