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New York City
Reporter — ABC New York

Multi Media Journalist for WABC-TV, Eyewitness News.

NYPD prepares security for annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

abc7ny.com — Terror concerns have prompted a worldwide travel alert, with the State Department urging Americans to avoid large crowds or crowded places and saying the likelihood of terror attacks will continue as members of ISIS return from Syria and Iraq. Of course, here in the Big Apple, crowds will gather on Thursday for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Terror threat, propaganda videos can take psychological toll, experts say

abc7ny.com — Security in Times Square and other locations around New York City has been increased in the wake of the Paris terror attacks, and the NYPD assures residents and visitors that the city is safe. But the latest ISIS propaganda video is still making people nervous.

Doctor creates glasses for pilots he claims can block harmful effect of lasers

abc7ny.com — Laser pointers are more powerful than ever and are posing an even greater threat to pilots and airlines. The latest dangerous laser incident came Wednesday evening when a laser light was aimed at Newscopter 7 from a car in Elizabeth, New Jersey. On board, Captain Randy Empey and Shannon Sohn were able to video tape the incident.

New Yorkers standing in solidarity with Paris, France

abc7ny.com — Sharing their condolences, their memories and their deep sadness they feel for the victims of this act of terrorism, many New Yorkers continue to stop by the French Consulate on Fifth Avenue, some stepping forward to share their thoughts.
Nov 14, 2015

RT @ABC7NY: Washington Square Park arch lit up in honor of Paris attack victims: 7ny.tv/1WZh0kK (Photo: @LillyRoseMo) pic.twitter.com/Rkf2GD2j5y

Nov 14, 2015

RT @ABC7NY: Washington Square Park arch lit up in honor of Paris attack victims: 7ny.tv/1WZh0kK (Photo: @LillyRoseMo) pic.twitter.com/Rkf2GD2j5y

Nov 14, 2015

RT @ABC7NY: Washington Square Park arch lit up in honor of Paris attack victims: 7ny.tv/1WZh0kK (Photo: @LillyRoseMo) pic.twitter.com/Rkf2GD2j5y

Victim in Elizabeth, New Jersey, explosion describes scene as a nightmare

abc7ny.com — A survivor of a building explosion in New Jersey that left one person dead and 15 more injured describes the scene as nightmarish. "I just went to sleep and woke up in a nightmare," said Wayne Sheppard. Sheppard was sleeping in a second-floor apartment on Magnolia Avenue in Elizabeth when the house next door suddenly exploded.
Nov 11, 2015

"I just went to sleep and woke up in a nightmare" Wayne Sheppard's story: 7ny.tv/1ROuFK1 pic.twitter.com/EpZV0JUhOT

Man goes Above and Beyond to donate 16 gallons of much-needed blood

abc7ny.com — It's a simple act that can save lives: donating blood. And for one man, it's a regular part of his life, rolling up his sleeves every few weeks. He's gone Above and Beyond to give 16 gallons of blood. If donating blood is the gift of life, then many people have Pat Heffernan to thank for that gift.

Housing officers face daily dangers, focus on safety for tenants

abc7ny.com — Officer Randolph Holder policed one of the most dangerous public housing projects in the city. The Passaic police officers who patrol the various city housing complexes are acutely aware of the NYPD officer's death. They too are on alert for dangerous situations, but in recent years have been working hard to make these houses safer for everyone.

Man in Edenwald park targeted boys for sexual encounters, NYPD says

abc7ny.com — Police are looking for a man who has targeted young boys repeatedly in the Edenwald section and forced them into sexual encounters. On Aug. 8 around 1:15 p.m., the suspect approached the 13-year-old victim and offered him money to help carry his bags.
Oct 07, 2015

Know him? Forcible touching suspect preys on #Bronx teenagers Watch: 7ny.tv/1Q77j1e pic.twitter.com/mbY3oyNqra

Families of victims anticipate Pope Francis' visit to 9/11 Memorial and Museum

abc7ny.com — The National September 11th Museum will serve as a somber backdrop when Pope Francis gathers with religious leaders from across the region for a multi-religious service there Friday. The pope is slated to travel to Lower Manhattan after addressing the United Nations General Assembly Friday.

Taxi driver found shot to death in his cab in the Bronx

abc7ny.com — A man was fatally shot in his green outer borough taxi cab in the Bronx early Monday, New York City's eighth homicide since Saturday night. The 39 year old man was found fatally shot in a Lincoln Town Car at East 189th Street and Beaumont Avenue just before 1:30 a.m.
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Nov 27, 2015

RT @BeschlossDC: The original Penn Station, New York City, opened 105 years ago today: pic.twitter.com/GjHqMXblKT

Nov 25, 2015

Security heavy @ #MacyParade balloon inflate I'll show you coming up EWN @ 5 #abc7ny pic.twitter.com/GwMulEE5NM

Nov 24, 2015

RT @BeschlossDC: Apollo 12 splashdown today 1969--second mission landing astronauts (Conrad-Bean-Gordon) on moon: #NASA pic.twitter.com/ypdE2JS6DB

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