Wednesday, 28 Sep 2022

International

Russia takes losses in failed river crossing, officials say

KYIV, Ukraine (Writer) — Russia suffered heavy losses when Ukrainian forces destroyed the pontoon bridge enemy troops were using to try to cross a river in the east, Ukrainian and British officials said in another sign of Moscow's struggle to salvage a war gone awry.

Ukrainian authorities, meanwhile, opened the fi...

WOODBURY (Writer) -- Eyewitness News was a sponsor of a fundraiser for Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Long Island on May 4.

The annual Catwalk for Kids Fashion Show was held in Woodbury, with the event showcasing nearly two dozen Bigs with their Littles dressed in the latest fashion.

The clothing was donated by local retailers, and stylists provided free hair and makeup for the childr...

Bill to Guarantee Abortion Rights Fails in Senate

WASHINGTON (Writer)— Democrats tried and failed on Wednesday to push forward legislation to guarantee abortion rights nationwide, as Republicans and one Democrat in the Senate blocked an effort to enshrine the landmark Roe v. Wade precedent in federal law.

With 51 senators opposed and 49 in support, Democrats fell short of the ...

John Eastman Pressed Pennsylvania Legislator to Throw Out Biden Votes

WASHINGTON — Even by the standards of other ideas promoted by the conservative lawyer John Eastman to keep President Donald J. Trump in the White House after his election loss in 2020, a newly revealed strategy he proposed to take votes from Joseph R. Biden Jr. in Pennsylvania stands out as especially brazen.

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After Roe Leak, Supreme Court Starts to Resemble Other Branches

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court used to be a magisterial temple of silence, capable of guarding its secrets until it was ready to disclose them. It leaked less than intelligence agencies, old hands in Washington would say, in a tone of awe and envy.

Members of the court, too, took pride in running a very tight ship...

“Company” star Patti Lupone drew cheers and applause from the audience as she cursed out an audience member trying to disobey the theater’s mask rules.

It happened during a Q&A after the show “Company,” which she stars in. The cast, unmasked but up on stage far from any audience members, was seated in a row onstage at New York City’s Bernard B. Jaco...

NYPD officer released from hospital after being shot in the Claremont section of the Bronx

CLAREMONT (Writer)- A New York City police officer was shot in the arm in a gun fight with a suspect in the Bronx Tuesday night, in the latest shooting involving an armed man with a prior gun arrest.

The 32-year-old officer, Dennis Vargas, was treated and released from Lincoln Hospital as an o...

Long Island (Writer)-The shooter killed in a Bronx gunfight with two NYPD cops was turned loose by a judge over the protests of prosecutors following his March 2020 arrest for carrying a loaded weapon.

Prosecutors requested $50,000 bail after Rameek Smith, 25, was busted while armed with a .32 caliber pistol two years ago in Coney Island — but the request was rejected in October 202...

NEW YORK (Writer)- It's just a simulation, but it feels real, as the employee carrying out the demonstration inside Actuate offices in Midtown Manhattan walks in carrying a mock AR-15 rifle.

In a matter of seconds, after the employee is visible in the office space, a surveillance camera in the room goes into action.

A green flash pulsates across the monitor set up in another cor...

New York (Writer) -A New York judge said Wednesday he’s close to releasing Donald Trump from a contempt finding, but only if the former president meets certain conditions, including paying $110,000 in fines accrued for failing to turn over documents in a state civil investigation.

Judge Arthur Engoron said he will conditionally lift Trump’s contempt finding if, by May 20, Trum...

NY Lottery says 'human error' led to wrong Mega Millions number

New York -(Writer)The New York Lottery sent out a statement Wednesday afternoon saying the wrong number was published due to 'human error.'  As a result, all Mega Millions payouts are being temporarily suspended.  

The correct winning number for the May 10 drawing are: 15-19-20-61-70 and Mega B...

Meet the gubernatorial candidates: Rob Astorino

Long island Writer is taking a look at the candidates hoping to become the next governor of New York, and today’s focus turns to Republican Rob Astorino.

In a one-on-one conversation with Long island Writer 's Tara Rosenblum, the former two-term Westchester County executive and television host is touting himself as the best c...

Heating oil prices hitting record highs, topping $6 a gallon in some cases

Long Island (Writer)-Home heating oil prices are setting records on Long Island and throughout the state, with some dealers reporting prices topping $6 this week after setting decades-old records this winter.

For the week of April 25, average heating oil prices on Long Island hit $5.50 a gallon, according to ...

The National Labor Relations Board is investigating new allegations that Hempstead-based FDR Services Corp. is violating its union workers' labor rights, including by ignoring calls for more equitable pay and benefits, and interfering with employees' efforts to get a new contract.

In March and April, the Newark-based Laundry, Distribution and Food Service Joint Board, which repres...

WASHINGTON (Writer) — Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson will have the next three days to make the case in televised Senate hearings that she should be confirmed as the first Black woman, and first public defender, to be a justice on the Supreme Court.

That historic moment, however, may be dimmed somewhat by the news media’s attention to the Russian invasion into Ukraine, the fact th...

Off-duty NYPD cop fatally shoots wife’s suspected lover before killing himself outside suburban Buffalo Wild Wings

New York (Writer)-An off-duty NYPD cop fatally shot a young man he suspected was having an affair with his wife, then turned the gun on himself, NYPD sources said Monday.

The murder-suicide happened about 10:40 p.m. Sunday outside Buffalo Wild Wings on Route 211 i...

Mike Tyson avoids criminal charges for punching plane passenger

New York (Writer)-Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson dodged criminal charges after punching a man multiple times before a flight out of San Francisco last month.

The announcement came Tuesday following an investigation by the San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office, which says the circumstances preceding t...

Leaked ‘Take Me Out’ video shows naked Jesse Williams on stage of Broadway show

New York (Writer)-Jesse Williams is baring it all on stage in Broadway’s “Take Me Out” and one theatergoer decided to share it with the world.

Video and photos taken from inside the Hayes Theater leaked online Monday, showing the “Grey’s Anatomy” star fully...

More than 60 feared dead in bombing of Ukrainian school

ZAPORIZHZHIA (Writer) — More than 60 people were feared dead Sunday after a Russian bomb flattened a school being used as a shelter, Ukrainian officials said, while Moscow's forces pressed their attack on defenders inside Mariupol's steel plant in an apparent race to capture the city ahead of Russia's Victory Day ho...

Gov. Hochul says she tested positive for COVID-19

“Thankfully, I'm vaccinated and boosted, and I'm asymptomatic,” Hochul, 63, wrote on Twitter. “A reminder to all New Yorkers: get vaccinated and boosted, get tested, and stay home if you don’t feel well.”

A day earlier, the Democratic governor had tweeted a photo from the Olana State Historic Sit...

Jill Biden pays surprise visit to Ukraine, meets first lady

UZHHOROD (Writer)— Jill Biden made an unannounced visit to western Ukraine on Sunday, holding a surprise Mother’s Day meeting with first lady Olena Zelenska to show U.S. support for the embattled nation as Russia presses its punishing war in the eastern regions.

She became the latest high-profile American to ent...

De Blasio meddled in NYPD brass promotions, orchestrating ouster of 4 white chiefs

New York (Writer)-Mayor Bill de Blasio described forcing out a pioneering white female NYPD chief, as well as three other chiefs, as merely “the human reality for a few individuals” as he sought in 2017 to burnish his credentials on race, emails obtained through a lawsuit reveal.

The new d...

Hit-and-run driver of stolen truck crushes NYC nurse on Mother’s Day as victim’s daughter helplessly watches: ‘So cruel’

New York (Writer)-The driver of a stolen dump truck confronted for banging up a BMW turned Mother’s Day into hell when he hit the gas, crushing a Queens family’s beloved matriarch between parked vehicles — as the victim’s ...

NY Gov. Hochul tests positive for COVID

New Jersy (Writer)-Gov. Kathy Hochul has tested positive for COVID, she tweeted Sunday. “Today I tested positive for COVID-19. Thankfully, I’m vaccinated and boosted, and I’m asymptomatic. I’ll be isolating and working remotely this week,” the governor stated.

“A reminder to all New Yorkers: get vaccinated a...

Suspected subway shooter indicted on terrorism, weapons charges

Alleged subway shooter Frank James has been indicted by a federal grand jury on a terrorism charge, accused of opening fire on a crowded Brooklyn train and wounding as many as 30 people last month.

James, 62, from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, faces one count of terrorism and other violence against a mass transportation system ...

New White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre has ties to NYC, Long Island

WASHINGTON (Writer) -- The woman who will become the next White House press secretary, and who will be first Black woman and openly LGBTQ person to serve in the role, grew up on Long Island after moving from Queens. President Joe Biden on Thursday named Karine Jean-Pierre to be the next White House press secre...

Protesters gather on Long Island to stand up for women's rights

MINEOLA (Writer) -- Standing in the cold, pouring rain, dozens of protesters crowded the front steps of the Nassau County Courthouse. "It's really important to just stand up for women's rights, and it's really important that women have the right to make decisions about their own bodies," said Paige N...

Providers, activists gearing up for influx of women seeking abortions in New York

New York (Writer) They called it the overground railroad — an abortion clinic that served women before the Supreme Court gave its blessing.

It was there, in a corner of Queens, that Merle Hoffman became a champion of reproductive rights. “Women were flying in from all over the country to ge...

Three Americans found dead at Sandals resort in Bahamas, fourth hospitalized

Long island (Writer)_The bodies of two men and a woman were found on Friday at the Sandals Emerald Bay resort on Exuma, Bahamas Acting Prime Minister Chester Cooper, confirmed. A second woman was also airlifted to Princess Margaret Hospital.

“Police are investigating and the cause of death is still un...

ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨ ਚ ਮੀਡੀਆ ਅਤੇ ਸਿਵਲ ਸੁਸਾਇਟੀ ਤੇ ਪਾਬੰਦੀਆਂ ਤੋਂ ਜਾਣੂ ਹੈ ਅਮਰੀਕਾ : ਬਲਿੰਕਨ

ਵਾਸ਼ਿੰਗਟਨ : ਅਮਰੀਕਾ ਦੇ ਵਿਦੇਸ਼ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਐਂਟਨੀ ਬਲਿੰਕਨ ਨੇ ਕਿਹਾ ਹੈ ਕਿ ਪ੍ਰਗਟਾਵੇ ਦੀ ਆਜ...

Officials unveil pilot program to fight sexual harassment, assault in Babylon schools

Long island (Writer)- Suffolk officials are teaming up with a Ronkonkoma crime victims advocacy organization to launch a pilot program in the Babylon Union Free School District aimed at assisting students and their families respond to sexual harassment and assault, County Executive Steve Bellone announce...

 Killer in red shirt is focus of Nassau murder trial

Long island (Writer)-  Circumstantial evidence that includes video from around the scene of a deadly stabbing will prove Keith Pooler ended the life of a man he met on a Hempstead street corner, a prosecutor said Thursday.But Pooler’s attorney told jurors during opening statements in the defendant’s Nassau County C...

Urban Air Lake Grove, Wisdom Tree Preschool of Miller Place launch curriculum for toddlers

Long Island (Writer)-The program will provide classroom style activities and physical activity on Mondays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. starting May 9, Urban Air announced.

The Wisdom Tree Preschool will offer two different organized classes for kids:

Get Ready, Get Set, Let’s Get Messy! A...

NY appeals court reverses ruling overturning millionaire pharma exec’s conviction for killing 8-year-old autistic son

Long island (Writwe)-A federal appeals court Thursday reversed a ruling that overturned the manslaughter conviction of a multimillionaire pharmaceutical executive who gave her autistic little boy a fatal drug injection.

Manhattan Magistrate Judge Sarah Cave was...

Woman killed in Queens fire victim of a homicide, police say

New york (Writer)-Nearly six months after a woman was found slashed and burned by a fire deliberately set inside Queens public housing apartment the Medical Examiner has ruled her death a homicide.

Firefighters found Lavina Nolley, 49, inside the 12th St. apartment in Hunter’s Point — which is part of NYCHA&rsq...

Federal Reserve raises interest rates to try to tame soaring inflation

LONG ISLAND (WRITER)- The Federal Reserve raised interest rates Wednesday in an effort to tame inflation that's soaring at a 40-year high.

Short-term borrowing was nudged up a half a point, and as CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports, consumers are going to feel it in their bank accounts. Rising interest rates m...

Mother of teenager who allegedly received COVID vaccine from Long Island teacher upset over news of plea deal

NEW HYDE PARK (Writer) -- The parent of a child who was given a COVID-19 vaccine without permission wants the teacher who allegedly illegally administered the dose to have a criminal record and give up working with children.

But prosecutors told CBS2's Jennifer McLogan o...

66-year-old man killed in head-on collision in Baldwin

BALDWIN (Writer) -- Police are investigating a crash on Long Island that left a 66-year-old man dead early Tuesday. It happened around 5:15 a.m. at the intersection of Grand Avenue and East Carl Avenue in Baldwin. Video from NewsCopter 7 showed what appeared to be a head-on collision between two vehicles. The 66-year-old driver was pr...

Meet the prehistoric creature that's saving lives -- and needs saving

LONG ISLAND (Writer) - If you've ever gotten a vaccine, including the COVID vaccine, you have a very unlikely creature to thank. The horseshoe crab.

For the last 40 years, the blue blood from the horseshoe crab, a creature which predates the dinosaurs and has survived all of Earth's five mass extinctio...

Schumer tries to turn Roe v. Wade fate into rallying cry

WASHINGTON (Writer) — Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer on Tuesday turned a leaked Supreme Court draft opinion overturning the right to an abortion into a rallying cry to voters to back Democrats in the midterm elections.

Schumer (D-N.Y.) said he would hold a Senate vote on a bill next week to codify abortion rights i...

Biden: White House ready to respond if high court strikes down Roe v. Wade

WASHINGTON (Writer) — President Joe Biden on Tuesday vowed the White House “will be ready” to respond should the conservative-leaning Supreme Court overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade decision as previewed in a recently leaked draft of a court opinion.

Biden, responding to news of the draft ho...

Gov. Hochul appoints Rep. Antonio Delgado as new NY lieutenant governor

long island (Writer)-Delgado, a Democrat, will take on the largely ceremonial role previously formerly held by Bria...

DA: 14-year-old arrested in rape, burglary of Mastic Beach mother

Long island (Writer)-Suffolk County District Attorney Ray Tierney says the 23-year-old mother was protecting her 4-year-old child when she was stabbed in the chest and slashed across her head.

The teenage suspect and another man allegedly broke into the woman's home through a kitchen window on April 19 at 3:15 p.m...

Health experts sound alarm on possible financial, health impacts of repealing Roe v. Wade

May 03, (Writer) -Health experts are raising the alarm about what repealing the Roe v. Wade decision could mean for some people.

Martine Hackett, director of Public Health Programs at Hofstra University, says if the Supreme Court does overturn the decision, then the difference between those who...

Congratulations POONAM on becoming a Mrs. Beauty contestant 2022 and also winning the best smile award in a beauty pageant event taken place in New York.

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Drive-by shooting leaves man dead outside Long Island home

April 29 (Writer)- A man was killed in a drive-by shooting outside of a home on Long Island on Friday. Neighbors of the home on Wildwood Road in Ronkonkoma said they heard a barrage of rapid gunfire around 8:50 a.m. "What we've learned so far is that a 31-year-old resident of 385 Wildwood had started his car, went back in...

Long Island school mourns loss of fourth grader at Little League game

May 02, 2022- Grief counselors were at schools in Long Beach Monday after the death of a fourth grader. Officials say Lazar LaPenna, a fourth grader at East Elementary School, was playing a game at Point Lookout Park when he died. According to Little League officials, LaPenna was so excited because he got a hit while pl...

Oyster Bay Cove teen works to fight anti-Asian hate

May 02, 2022 (Writer)- A Nassau County high schooler is working to combat anti-Asian hate and keep all Long Islanders safe. Sabrina Guo is pushing for change to protect everyone from hate and abuse.

"No matter what ethnicity you are, you can create impact in your community," Guo says.

The 16-year-old from Oyster Bay...

ਮਾਰੀਓਪੋਲ ਤੋਂ ਫ਼ੌਜ ਕੱਢ ਪੂਰਬੀ ਖੇਤਰ ’ਚ ਤਾਇਨਾਤ ਕਰਨ ਲੱਗਿਆ ਰੂਸ

ਕੀਵ-ਜ਼ਿਕਰਯੋਗ ਹੈ ਕਿ ਰੂਸ ਨੇ ਜੰਗ ਦਾ ਕੇਂਦਰ ਹੁਣ ਲੁਹਾਂਸਕ ਤੇ ਡੋਨਬਾਸ ਖੇਤਰ ਨੂੰ ਬਣਾਇਆ ਹੋਇਆ ਹੈ। ਯੂਕਰੇਨ ...

ਰੂਸ-ਯੂਕਰੇਨ ਜੰਗ ’ਚ ਕੋਈ ਵੀ ਜੇਤੂ ਨਹੀਂ ਹੋਵੇਗਾ: ਮੋਦੀ

ਬਰਲਿਨ-ਭਾਰਤ ਵੱਲੋਂ ਹਮੇਸ਼ਾ ਸ਼ਾਂਤੀ ਦੀ ਵਕਾਲਤ ਕਰਨ ਦਾ ਦਾਅਵਾ ਕਰਦਿਆਂ ਪ੍ਰਧਾਨ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਨਰਿੰਦਰ ਮੋਦੀ ਨੇ ਅੱਜ ਕਿਹਾ ਕਿ ਭਾਰ...

Christal Young showcases some highlights from the arrivals at the Met Gala.

NEW YORK (Writer) - Kim Kardashian shut down the Met Gala red carpet Monday in one of Marilyn Monroe's most iconic dresses, a gold-beaded body hugger Monroe wore when she sexily sang happy birthday to President John F. Kennedy 60 years ago.

Kardashian had to lose 16 pounds to fit into the dress, designed...

ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨੀ ਸੂਬੇ ਖੈਬਰ ਪਖਤੂਨਖਵਾ ਵਿੱਚ ਦੋ ਧਮਾਕਿਆਂ ’ਚ ਪੁਲੀਸ ਮੁਲਜ਼ਮ ਦੀ ਮੌਤ, 5 ਜਣੇ ਜ਼ਖ਼ਮੀ

ਪਿਸ਼ਾਵਰ-ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨ ਦੇ ਸੂਬੇ ਖੈਬਰ ਪਖਤੂਨਖਵਾ ਵਿੱਚ ਦੋ ਧਮਾਕਿਆਂ ’ਚ ਇੱਕ ਪੁਲ...

ਧਾਰਮਿਕ ਆਜ਼ਾਦੀ ਬਾਰੇ ਯੂਐੱਸਸੀਆਈਆਰਐੱਫ ਦੀ ਰਿਪੋਰਟ ਭਾਰਤ ਦੇ ਵਿਰੁੱਧ ਪੱਖਪਾਤੀ: ਅਮਰੀਕੀ ਸੰਗਠਨ

ਵਾਸ਼ਿੰਗਟਨ-ਭਾਰਤੀ-ਅਮਰੀਕੀਆਂ ਦੇ ਸਮੂਹ ਨੇ ਕੌਮਾਂਤਰੀ ਧਾਰਮਿਕ ਆਜ਼ਾਦੀ ਬਾਰੇ ...

ਯੂਕਰੇਨ: ਰੂਸ ਵੱਲੋਂ ਰੇਲਵੇ ਸਟੇਸ਼ਨਾਂ ਅਤੇ ਨਾਗਰਿਕਾਂ ’ਤੇ ਬੰਬਾਰੀ

ਕੀਵ-ਰੂਸ ਨੇ ਅੱਜ ਯੂਕਰੇਨ ਦੇ ਅੰਦਰ ਕਈ ਰੇਲ ਸਟੇਸ਼ਨਾਂ ਅਤੇ ਤੇਲ ਭੰਡਾਰ ਟਿਕਾਣਿਆਂ ਨੂੰ ਨਿਸ਼ਾਨਾ ਬਣਾਇਆ ਹੈ। ਇਹ ...

ਪੈਰਿਸ:ਫਰਾਂਸ ਦੇ ਰਾਸ਼ਟਰਪਤੀ ਇਮੈਨੂਅਲ ਮੈਕਰੌਂ ਮੁੜ ਦੇਸ਼ ਦੇ ਰਾਸ਼ਟਰਪਤੀ ਚੁਣ ਲਏ ਗਏ। ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਨੇ ਆਪਣੀ ਵਿਰੋਧੀ ਆਗੂ ਮਰੀਨ ਲੇ ਪੈਨ ਨੂੰ ਸਖ਼ਤ ਟੱਕਰ ਦਿੱਤੀ। ਮੈਕਰੌਂ ਦੀ ਜਿੱਤ ਦੇ ਨਾਲ ਹ...

FDNY firefighter dies, 7 hurt battling Brooklyn house blaze

New York (Writer)-A young FDNY firefighter died Sunday after battling a raging three-alarm inferno at a Brooklyn home where seven of his colleagues were also injured, officials said.

The body of a man who lived in the house was found Sunday night in the burned-out wreckage, FDNY officials and Mayor Adams’ spokesman Fa...

Driver who killed Brooklyn motorcyclist was high on drugs, had young children in Jeep: DA

New York (Writer) - An unlicensed driver who killed a beloved Brooklyn motorcyclist was high on methadone and pot — and had his young daughters in the Jeep with him when he crashed, authorities said Sunday.Sherman was an EMT who worked at Maimonides Medical Center — the s...

ਕਰਾਚੀ-ਕਰਾਚੀ ਯੂਨੀਵਰਸਿਟੀ ਕੰਪਲੈਕਸ ਅੰਦਰ ਵੈਨ ਧਮਾਕੇ ਵਿੱਚ 3 ਵਿਦੇਸ਼ੀਆਂ ਸਮੇਤ 5 ਵਿਅਕਤੀਆਂ ਦੀ ਮੌਤ ਹੋ ਗਈ ਅਤੇ ਕਈ ਹੋਰ ਜ਼ਖ਼ਮੀ ਹੋ ਗਏ। ਰਿਪੋਰਟਾਂ ਮੁਤਾਬਕ ਇਹ ਧਮਾਕਾ ਕਰਾਚੀ ਯੂਨੀ...

ਸਿਓਲ-ਉੱਤਰੀ ਕੋਰੀਆ ਦੇ ਆਗੂ ਕਿਮ ਜੋਂਗ-ਉਨ ਨੇ ਫ਼ੌਜੀ ਪਰੇਡ ਦੌਰਾਨ ਭਾਸ਼ਨ ਵਿੱਚ ਦੇਸ਼ ਦੀ ਪਰਮਾਣੂ ਸਮਰੱਥਾ ਨੂੰ ‘ਤੇਜ਼ੀ ਨਾਲ’ ਵਧਾਉਣ ਦਾ ਵਾਅਦਾ ਕੀਤਾ ਅਤੇ ਉਕਸਾਏ ਜਾਣ ’ਤੇ ਇਸ ਦੀ ...

ਕੀਵ,-ਅਮਰੀਕੀ ਵਿਦੇਸ਼ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਐਂਟਨੀ ਬਲਿੰਕਨ ਅਤੇ ਰੱਖਿਆ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਲਾਇਡ ਆਸਟਿਨ ਨੇ ਐਤਵਾਰ ਨੂੰ ਯੂਕਰੇਨ ਦੇ ਰਾਸ਼ਟਰਪਤੀ ਵਲਾਦੀਮੀਰ ਜ਼ੇਲੈਂਸਕੀ ਨਾਲ ਮੁਲਾਕਾਤ ਕਰਕੇ ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਰੂਸ ਖ਼...

Amazon union rally in NYC gets boost from Bernie Sanders

Long island (Writer)-Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders joined a rally of Amazon workers on Sunday, throwing his weight behind their efforts to expand on Staten Island.

Sanders, along with New York’s Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, lobbed shots at Amazon’s owner Jeff Bezos, who is strongly oppos...

31-year-old firefighter killed, others injured in Brooklyn fire

Long island (Writer) -A 31-year-old firefighter has died and several others were injured fighting a fire on Avenue N in Brooklyn Sunday afternoon. Mayor Eric Adams and Acting Fire Commissioner Laura Kavanagh identified the fallen firefighter as Timothy Klein, of Ladder Company 170. They say he was a six-year veteran of the fi...