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Reporter, Al Jazeera America — Al Jazeera
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NJ judge rules those who text drivers hold ‘special responsibility’ in accidents — 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:

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

Aug 04, 2013

RT @lynnyacyk: Hundreds of animals up for adoption at Monmouth County SPCA via @WPIX

Sandy victims sue LIPA after electrical fires consume homes, businesses — 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.
Jul 02, 2013

RT @WPIX: Sandy victims sue LIPA after electrical fires consume homes, businesses

‘Princesses: Long Island’ cast member’s boozy shoot with 9/11 statue offends firefighter’s family — 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 — "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 — 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 @erica_pitzi…

IRS also targeted liberal groups using buzzwords ‘occupy,’ ‘progressive’ and ‘Israel’ — 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’ @erica_pitzi…

Protesters fight to keep LICH open

Jun 24, 2013

RT @frostbitsky: Protesters fight to keep LICH open 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…

Jun 24, 2013

RT @nynurses: Wait times in other Bkln hospitals up to 48 hours reports @erica_pitzi! @ChrisCQuinn @DanielSquadron #saveLICH…

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

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Nov 26, 2015

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Nov 25, 2015

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Nov 24, 2015

RT @WajahatAli: Violence, Moral Equivalence, and the End of a Two-State Solution in Israel-Palestine via @thenation…

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Nov 23, 2015

RT @ajplus: 2 former govs – both presidential candidates – weighed in on #SyrianRefugees. Their policies offer stark contrast:

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