When Jayden Allen-Walton’s mother passed out during dinner two weeks ago, the second grader unlocked her cell phone and dialed 911.
The proceedings come five weeks after the 43-year-old asthmatic father of six died after being placed in an apparent chokehold by police.
The loud, belching trucks that used to dump New York City’s trash in the Fresh Kills Landfill have been replaced by birds, hikers and kayakers.
Dueling demonstrations took place Saturday on police policy issues in New York City.
The bridge will close from 9 p.m. Friday until 10:30 p.m. Saturday. The Port Authority’s free weekend shuttle service will be suspended on Saturday. It will operate on Friday and Sunday between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.
An off-duty police lieutenant and captain were arrested separately on drunken driving charges overnight Wednesday into Thursday.
The Staten Island Ferry has been free since 1997, but the city is studying just how much it could make if only tourists had to pay.
When the exit opened in mid-August there were no street markings, leaving drivers confused. The Expressway, Ocean Terrace, and Witteman Place all funnel onto Milford Drive.
Griffiin, of Ridgefield, Connecticut, faces up to 25 years in prison if convicted.
The expert forensic pathologist who conducted an autopsy on Michael Brown in Missouri will also review the final autopsy report for Eric Garner – the Staten Island man who died after being put in a police chokehold, the attorney for Garner’s family said Thursday.
Crews arrived shortly before 1 p.m. after receiving reports that something in a stream along the hiking trail was making people and their pets sick.
The event ends at sundown in Tompkinsville at the location where Garner was taken into police custody before he died.
A Staten Island woman is too scared to return outside, after she was shot and wounded by a stray bullet Wednesday afternoon.
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on Monday confirmed the city’s first human cases of the West Nile virus this season.
It may be fashion week in the city, but students at one Staten Island school aren’t talking about the latest styles on the runway.