Turbulence injures 30 on flight from Istanbul to New York

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 10 Mar 2019 04:21:31 +0000

In this still image taken from video provided by WNBC-TV News 4 New York, emergency medical personnel tend to an injured passenger from a Turkish Airlines flight at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport, Saturday, March 9, 2019. Officials say severe turbulence injured at least 30 people aboard a Turkish Airlines flight from Istanbul that landed safely at New York's Kennedy International Airport on Saturday. (WNBC-TV News 4 New York via AP)

Severe turbulence over the Atlantic Ocean tossed terrified passengers and crew around a Turkish Airlines plane cabin on Saturday, with 30 people suffering bumps, bruises, cuts and a broken leg before the flight landed safely at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, officials said.

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Elderly woman crashes car into deli; worker arrested for allegedly slapping her

Credit to Author: khallare| Date: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 10:05:40 +0000

Elderly woman crashes car into deli; worker arrested for allegedly slapping her

A worker was arrested in Brooklyn, New York, USA, after slapping an elderly woman who crashed her car into a deli she was working at. However, the worker, identified as 47-year-old Susan Pulizzi, denied that she had laid her hand on the woman. This was reported by The New York Post on Thursday. The 72-year-old unidentified woman […]

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States Take Lead with Plans for 100% Carbon-Free Energy

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 14:44:24 +0000

Minnesota and Wisconsin recently joined the list of states aiming for a 100% clean-energy future, while some Illinois lawmakers are pushing for not only carbon-free power, but also 100% renewable energy. Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz (D) was the latest to announce a set of policy proposals designed to lead his state’s electricity sector to 100% […]

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New York City aims to stop hairstyle discrimination

Credit to Author: nguno| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:08:43 +0000

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The guidance enables people to seek fines and other remedies if they’ve been harassed or punished because of their hair texture or style.

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McCarrick’s rise through church hierarchy began as altar boy

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Sat, 16 Feb 2019 22:55:42 +0000

McCarrick's rise through church hierarchy began as altar boy

Theodore McCarrick’s rise through the Catholic Church hierarchy before being brought down by sex abuse scandals began as an altar boy.

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In New York, one non-profit looks to combat textile waste

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 07:00:24 +0000

In New York, one non-profit looks to combat textile waste

The fashion industry generates tons of fabric waste each year, notably in New York. Enter Fabscrap, a non-profit dedicated to recycling textile.

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