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Long Island student's wheelchair-accessible van destroyed by alleged drunk driver

abc7ny.com — A wheelchair-accessible van needed by a Long Island college student to get to school was incinerated in a crash in his driveway caused by an alleged drunk driver. Danny Ferencsik, who was born with spinal muscular atrophy, uses the van to get to classes at Farmingdale State College.

CDC says FluMist spray ineffective, recommends shots

abc7ny.com — Three months ago the Centers for Disease Control recommended against using the FluMist spray, calling only flu shots effective, so now major insurance companies are not paying for the FluMist and doctors are not even stocking it. No more mist, which was so easy for kids, now only shots will be available.

EXCLUSIVE: Linden bar owner talks about finding bombing suspect

abc7ny.com — It was a sharp-eyed bar owner who first alerted police to Ahmad Khan Rahami's whereabouts in Linden, New Jersey. Eyewitness News spoke to Harry Bains exclusively. He says he cannot believe that this was the guy. Bains saw the Chelsea bombing suspect literally asleep in the vestibule of his bar, Merdie's Tavern.

Home schooling alive and well in NYC, though it rarely happens at home

abc7ny.com — When it comes to learning, different methods work for different kids. For about 2,500 families in New York City, and 1.77 million nationally, the answer is home schooling. But despite the name, 'home' is rarely where the learning happens. On one day in a Midtown classroom, volcanos were the topic.

Many turn to the pros to battle shampoo-resistant super lice

abc7ny.com — Many children head back to school this week, and one thing families have to worry about is lice. Treatments can be costly, and there is now super lice that is resistant to over-the-counter treatments. So how do you protect your kids? "This is definitely prime time," said Anna Albano-Krosche, the self-titled lice lady of Westchester.

Not everyone loves New York City's new Wi-Fi kiosks

abc7ny.com — You may have seen those free Wi-Fi kiosks popping up across New York City. They are meant to help people stay connected, but for some they have become more of a nuisance. The city is starting to get complaints, and now local leaders are reacting. Eyewitness News Reporter Michelle Charlesworth has the story.

Firefighter opens up 1 year after life-changing face transplant

abc7chicago.com — A firefighter is opening up one year after undergoing a pioneering face transplant. Pat Hardison was battling a house fire in Mississippi in 2001 when the roof collapsed on top of him. He had to undergo 72 painful surgeries over the years, but he never looked "normal" and always stayed inside.

Firefighter opens up 1 year after life-changing face transplant

abc7ny.com — A firefighter is opening up one year after undergoing a pioneering face transplant. Pat Hardison was battling a house fire in Mississippi in 2001 when the roof collapsed on top of him. He had to undergo 72 painful surgeries over the years, but he never looked "normal" and stayed inside.

Thousands of girls in Tri-State area getting married while underage

abc30.com — A disturbing issue that affects many girls in our area is being forced into marriage when they are underage. It might surprise you that thousands of girls under the age of 18 are getting married, often to men far older, and often with their parents permission.

Thousands of girls in Tri-State area getting married while underage

abc7news.com — A disturbing issue that affects many girls in our area is being forced into marriage when they are underage. It might surprise you that thousands of girls under the age of 18 are getting married, often to men far older, and often with their parents permission.
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