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Mike McDonnell (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Belle Harbor Man Rescues Six Neighbors From House Fire With Makeshift Rope Ladder, Surf Board

McDonnell carried four of his neighbors, one by one, on his back to the house next door. But as the flames spread, McDonnell had to think quickly to save his neighbors.

11/04/2012

Michael Davitt (credit: CBS 2)

Michael Davitt, Man Who Dangled From Tappan Zee Bridge, Speaks Out

“I’m not a piece of crap. I’m an American citizen, I’m a veteran, and I was just trying to stand up for my rights,” Davitt said.

11/08/2011

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‘Disgruntled’ Man Hangs Off Tappan Zee Bridge With Large ‘Rockland Executive Legislature Coverup Retaliation’ Sign

A bizarre incident took place Monday on the Tappan Zee Bridge. A man attached himself to a rope ladder and dangled from the side of the bridge with a large sign for hours.

11/07/2011