Nyc

  • Watch: Helmet camera footage of this insane base jump from the top of New York's Freedom Tower will give you vertigo 25-03-2014 04:04 PM

    This base jump video from the top of New York's Freedom Tower at 3 am on September 30, 2013 will literally have you reeling. The Daily News reported that the three skydivers who jumped from the top of the skyscraper initially sparked terrorism alert. But later surrendered to the police....
  • Manhattan funeral home hosts wake for Philip Seymour Hoffman 07-02-2014 07:22 AM

    New York: Actors and others close to Philip Seymour Hoffman paid their respects at a wake in Manhattan. The wake was held at the Frank E. Campbell Funeral Home. It has orchestrated funerals for celebrities including Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and James Cagney. Among the mourners was Amy Adams, who co-starred...
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman's family 'devastated' by his death 03-02-2014 08:22 AM

    New York: The family of Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman says his death is "a tragic and sudden loss." The 46-year-old actor was found dead on Sunday in his New York City apartment. In a statement, the family said the "outpouring of love and support" was appreciated. They asked people...
  • Superstorm Sandy: Economic losses could amount to $ 20 bn 30-10-2012 09:19 AM

    Superstorm Sandy has left 11 people dead in New York and three other states. Reports say the Oyster Creek nuclear power plant, on the New Jersey coast has been put on alert due to high sea levels caused by storm. There have been more than 12,000 flight cancellations so far....
  • Gay marriages to start in New York on July 25 28-06-2011 08:01 AM

    New York: Gay couples will be able to marry in New York state from July 25, and New York City hopes to woo them with an 'NYC I DO' campaign as officials prepare for an expected deluge of weddings. An estimated 66,000 gay couples will marry in New York state...
  • US museum to display remnants of Sept 11 attacks 18-06-2011 10:04 AM

    Washington: When a hijacked aircraft smashed into the north tower of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, Lisa Lefler left behind her briefcase as she fled to safety from her office on the 103rd floor. Fifty-six minutes later, 175 of Lefler's colleagues, as well as that briefcase, were...
  • Anti-war protests continue in NYC 19-03-2007 02:25 PM

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