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Staten Island (New York City)

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  • NYPD officers to get training in L.A. after alleged use of chokehold

    New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton said the death of a 43-year-old Staten Island man who may have been placed in a chokehold by a police officer last week would probably spark a federal review and could lead to a probe into possible...
  • First responders in alleged NYC chokehold case pulled from regular duty

    As New York City officials investigate the case of a Staten Island man who died Thursday after allegedly being put in a chokehold by police, the city’s Fire Department removed theĀ first responders who attended to the man from regular duty. Four...
  • NYPD officer in chokehold death identified, placed on modified duty

    NYPD officer in chokehold death identified, placed on modified duty
    The New York City Police Department has identified one of the officers involved in the death of a Staten Island man who was allegedly placed in a chokehold during an arrest earlier this week. Daniel Pantaleo has been placed on "modified duty," according...
  • Staten Island man dies after put in apparent chokehold by NYPD

    Staten Island man dies after put in apparent chokehold by NYPD
    The New York Police Department is investigating the death of a Staten Island man during a scuffle with police officers in which he appeared to be held in a chokehold. The incident has ignited outrage in the community. Eric Garner, 43, had just broken up...
  • Rev. Al Sharpton leads calls for justice in NYPD chokehold death

    Rev. Al Sharpton leads calls for justice in NYPD chokehold death
    The Rev. Al Sharpton said Saturday "there is no justification" for the series of events that led to the killing of Eric Garner, an unarmed New York City man who was allegedly placed in a chokehold by police officers earlier this week. Flanked by the 43-...
  • Attorney: Lawsuit won't prevent arrival of Costco

    Attorney: Lawsuit won't prevent arrival of Costco
    Lower Macungie commissioners' attorney on Thursday assured the board and the public that the township will get its Costco-anchored shopping center despite the recent filing of a lawsuit attempting to nullify a controversial tax financing plan. Solicitor...
  • Cruise Port Spotlight: New York, N.Y.

    Cruise Port Spotlight: New York, N.Y.
    Cruise passengers can enjoy a slice of the Big Apple, New York City, both as a port of call as an embarkation/disembarkation port on a variety of voyages including Canada and New England itineraries and some Caribbean and trans-Atlantic crossings. Often...
  • New York trader claims sour bet on Cynk cost him his job

    (Reuters) - A trading suspension in the stock of little-known Cynk Technology, which mysteriously surged 20,000 percent before the halt, ends late on Thursday, but do not expect to see the stock trading again on Friday. Shares of the Belize-based social...
  • Shopping centers sue to prevent Costco center tax financing

    Shopping centers sue to prevent Costco center tax financing
    The Lower Macungie shopping centers that stand to gain new competition from a planned Costco-anchored retail center have asked a judge to strike down a tax financing plan approved for the $140 million project. The owner of the Trexler Mall and...
  • The slow-spreading news of American independence

    The slow-spreading news of American independence
    Truth be told, when we celebrate American independence today, we’ve actually missed the anniversary by two days. Like many elements of history, the popular understanding of how the Declaration of Independence unrolled, as it were, isn’t...
  • Bravo 'Singles Project' Will Give Fans Social Feedback Loop into Dating Show (Exclusive)

    Bravo, hoping to pull viewers closer than ever into its programming, next month is set to debut "The Singles Project," a reality dating show that will invite fans to weigh in on each week's events via social media -- and potentially even land a guest...