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Reporter, Al Jazeera America — Al Jazeera
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Reporter/Anchor, Al Jazeera America

NJ judge rules those who text drivers hold ‘special responsibility’ in accidents

pix11.com — HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY (PIX11) - A warning to anyone who texts in the state of New Jersey: if you send a text to someone you know is driving and that driver gets into an accident that seriously hurts someone, you could be held responsible.
Aug 30, 2013

If you text someone who is driving, and that person hurts someone in a crash, you could be held responsible: bit.ly/17qszZG

‘Our neighborhood is not a highway’: Community fights DOT for safety island on deadly intersection in Brooklyn

pix11.com — KENSINGTON, BROOKLYN (PIX11) - "Our neighborhood is not a highway." That is the rally cry of hundreds of Brooklyn residents, some of whom will band together Thursday morning to turn in a stack of petitions to Governor Cuomo's office in Manhattan.
Aug 25, 2013

RT @bradlander: Thank you @erica_pitzi for covering our fight for a safer Ocean Pkwy - Church Ave this week. Watch her story here http://t.…

Hundreds of animals up for adoption at Monmouth County SPCA

pix11.com — (PIX11) - If you're a pet lover, this is the story for you. Hundreds of dogs and cats still need homes nine months after super storm Sandy ravaged the Jersey Shore. The Monmouth County SPCA is offering a two for one deal on all cats and kittens at the overcrowded shelter.
Jul 31, 2013

Hundreds of animals displaced by Superstorm Sandy up for adoption at @TheMCSPCA. @Erica_Pitzi reports. pix11.com/2013/07/31/hun…

Aug 04, 2013

RT @lynnyacyk: Hundreds of animals up for adoption at Monmouth County SPCA http://t.co/qDJiGRIuX2 via @WPIX

Sandy victims sue LIPA after electrical fires consume homes, businesses

pix11.com — ROCKAWAYS, New York (PIX11) - In parts of the Rockaways and Breezy Point, it was not Sandy's tidal surge that took down homes. Instead fierce fires burned down those homes. "Salt water combined with electrical system caused sparking and fires erupted everywhere, it was an absolute inferno," said lawyer Keith Sullivan.

‘Princesses: Long Island’ cast member’s boozy shoot with 9/11 statue offends firefighter’s family

pix11.com — The Bravo Network is responding to PIX 11's questions about one of its reality shows by taking action. This comes after the family of a fallen hero says they felt disrespected by a recent episode that was filmed at the Jonathan Ielpi Memorial Park in Great Neck Plaza.
Jul 02, 2013

RT @Slow_News_Day: .@BravoTV pulls video of 'Princesses' desecrating 9/11 memorial following @erica_pitzi's exclusive @wpix report: http://…

Mold serious health issue for neighborhoods hit hard by Sandy

pix11.com — "Everyone is getting sick. There are many cases of pneumonia, many cases of infection. People are saying it's allergies. But it is the same symptoms of toxic mold syndrome," said New Dorp Beach resident Dee McGrath who says she came down with pneumonia for the first time this year.

Sen. Gillibrand pushes FEMA to pay Sandy victims after PIX exposes loophole

pix11.com — NEW YORK (PIX11) - U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand formally pressured FEMA to pay up, thanks to our report that showed how a loophole in the Fed's flood insurance program (NFIP) has thousands of Sandy victims faced with flood claim denials.
Jun 27, 2013

RT @WPIX: @SenGillibrand pushes FEMA to pay Sandy victims after @WPIX exposes loophole bit.ly/110sTzz @erica_pitzi http://t.co/VCs…

IRS also targeted liberal groups using buzzwords ‘occupy,’ ‘progressive’ and ‘Israel’

pix11.com — New York, NY (PIX11) - The plot thickens in the scandal of the IRS picking and choosing groups for closer examination before granting tax-exempt status. It turns out IRS screeners used a list of buzz words to look for in organization names that included more than just 'tea party.'
Jun 24, 2013

RT @WPIX: IRS also targeted liberal groups using buzzwords ‘occupy,’ ‘progressive’ bit.ly/17z0LXw @erica_pitzi http://t.co/acVw9T2j…

Protesters fight to keep LICH open

Jun 24, 2013

RT @frostbitsky: Protesters fight to keep LICH open po.st/a2ewr4 via @po_st #saveLICH Thank you @erica_pitzi for your report.

Jun 24, 2013

RT @nynurses: "If I had to be transported to another hospital, I might now make it" a LICH patient tells @erica_pitzi #SaveLICH http://t.co…

U.S. Senator responds to PIX11 story on federal flood program denying Sandy victims’ claims

pix11.com — NEW YORK (PIX11) - In response to a story we first reported Thursday, one U.S. Senator is calling this situation involving the fed's flood insurance program "outrageous." Here's the situation: we've learned thousands of homeowners are being blindsided with flood claim denials on damage to their foundations, that was clearly caused by Sandy's flood waters.
Jun 22, 2013

RT @WPIX: US Senator responds to PIX11's @erica_pitzi 's report on federal flood program denying Sandy victims’ claims. http://t.co/ew42cbS…

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Aug 30, 2015

RT @ForeignPolicy: Nigeria’s ambassador to the U.S., a vocal critic of Washington’s role in the fight against #BokoHaram, has died: atfp.co/1KVsXBo.

Aug 28, 2015

RT @havennet: @erica_pitzi , @BostonGlobe reports VA killer killed his own cats out of anger. RED FLAG and prosecutable crime missed. #backgroundcheck

Aug 28, 2015

RT @Slow_News_Day: Watch @AJAM tonight at 7 ET, when @erica_pitzi anchors the Trump-free news!

Aug 27, 2015

RT @ajplus: NOLA, "Where jazz makes you cry funerals make you dance...bayou makes you believe all kinds of things." – Obama pic.twitter.com/ABxQ29Y8LA

Aug 27, 2015

RT @ajplus: "If you come to New Orleans and you don't have a grease spot somewhere, then you didn't enjoy the city." #Katrina10 pic.twitter.com/CFEEGiSyug

Aug 27, 2015

RT @WhiteHouse: "New Orleans has become a model for the nation as the first city, the first major city to end veteran’s homelessness" —@POTUS to New Orleans

Aug 27, 2015

RT @AmbassadorPower: Honored to have a moment w/Subhi Nahas before he spoke Monday in historic #UNSC mtg on violence against LGBT persons amp.twimg.com/v/b0acc3e2-302…


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