The president had planned to travel to Maine on Wednesday for an event promoting his positions in “fiscal cliff” negotiations, but the White House canceled that trip because of the shooting.
Families of 9/11 victims have expressed anger and disappointment that another anniversary will pass without a museum at Ground Zero.
The roughly two mile-stretch of Hudson River Park between Grand Street in Tribeca and West 29th in Chelsea offers tremendous views of the New Jersey shoreline, the Manhattan skyline and Lady Liberty herself, along with eight fascinating works of art.
More than 1,000 former teammates, family members and friends of Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter paid tribute to him Friday.
As the red carpet rolled out for the show, stars stopped to talk about Whitney Houston, a woman whose talent became synonymous with Grammy gold.
American Airlines Flight 587 crashed in Belle Harbor, Queens, and what many thought to be a potential terror attack turned out to be just a tragic accident resulting from pilot error. Still 265 people died. Hundreds gathered on Saturday to honor the victims on the 10th anniversary.
Suse Lowenstein, who lives in Montauk, N.Y., on the far eastern tip of Long Island, has the massive sculpture, called “Dark Elegy,” on display in her backyard garden.
After fighting in the American Revolution and helping to create the federal government, Hamilton built the house in 1802 on what was then a country estate. He lived there for two years before being killed in a duel with Aaron Burr.
Steve Stricker finally found the winning formula at the Memorial on Sunday.
With the 10th anniversary of 9/11 approaching, the memorial at Ground Zero is coming together.
One Long Island community is expected to have a very special addition to its annual September 11th memorial and vigil this year.
On the 30th anniversary of Lennon’s murder outside his Manhattan apartment building, admirers played his music nearby at Strawberry Fields and placed flowers on a mosaic named for his song “Imagine.”
With a peace and love march in Central Park and two films featuring the Beatles, Saturday was a day just to imagine.
Middletown’s mayor said many family members have moved and for those he still sees the pain never goes away, especially for children who lost a parent.
No one told those who bought the benches or the plaques. And that’s resulted in some ill feeling among those who thought the messages they bought were supposed to last forever, or at least as long as the bench.