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# the-bronx - This year 2022

Death toll in New York apartment blaze revised down from 19 to 17
# The Bronx
# The Bronx

Death toll in New York apartment blaze revised down from 19 to 17

Updated Jan 10th 2022, 8:02 PM 38,041 Views 14 Comments

Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said the fire started in a malfunctioning electric space heater in an apartment.

# the-bronx - All time

Four-year-old tiger at Bronx zoo tests positive for Covid-19
# Malayan Tiger
# Malayan Tiger

Four-year-old tiger at Bronx zoo tests positive for Covid-19

Apr 6th 2020, 6:47 AM 57,625 Views 76 Comments

The four-year-old tiger is expected to make a full recovery.

Ex-teacher accused of paying students to help make bombs
# New York
# New York

Ex-teacher accused of paying students to help make bombs

Feb 16th 2018, 7:15 AM 11,283 Views 0 Comments

His brother has also been accused of stockpiling explosive materials.

9 children among those injured in fire at another New York residential area
# The Bronx
# The Bronx

9 children among those injured in fire at another New York residential area

Jan 2nd 2018, 10:55 PM 16,996 Views 6 Comments

It comes just days after the “worst fire tragedy” in the past quarter of a century in the city.

Disgruntled ex-employee named as gunman who opened fire in New York hospital
# The Bronx
# The Bronx

Disgruntled ex-employee named as gunman who opened fire in New York hospital

Jul 1st 2017, 7:53 AM 12,369 Views 51 Comments

He entered the building in a white coat with an automatic weapon concealed under his shirt, officials said.

Suspect killed, at least one victim dead after shooting incident at New York hospital
# The Bronx
# The Bronx

Suspect killed, at least one victim dead after shooting incident at New York hospital

Jun 30th 2017, 9:26 PM 27,914 Views 29 Comments

It is not yet clear how many other victims were injured, and how seriously they were wounded.

First-ever cluster of Weil's disease in New York kills one
# Rats Out
# Rats Out

First-ever cluster of Weil's disease in New York kills one

Feb 19th 2017, 6:30 PM 31,929 Views 35 Comments

The cluster was discovered in the Bronx earlier this week.

This food truck driving the streets of New York sells proper Irish chipper grub
# The Chipper Truck
From The Daily Edge
# The Chipper Truck

This food truck driving the streets of New York sells proper Irish chipper grub

Nov 3rd 2016, 6:03 PM 13,468 Views 4 Comments

Taco cheese chips, burgers, Club Rock Shandy.

New York fall agonisingly short in their bid to make GAA history
# Disappointment
From The42
# Disappointment

New York fall agonisingly short in their bid to make GAA history

May 1st 2016, 11:59 PM 21,310 Views 34 Comments

Roscommon were given the fright of their Championship lives in the Bronx.

Office worker posed as a dentist in New York and pulled people's teeth
# Inci-dental
# Inci-dental

Office worker posed as a dentist in New York and pulled people's teeth

Apr 26th 2015, 11:30 AM 16,834 Views 32 Comments

Oh no :(

Irish families discover their past in hidden New York cemetery
# Hart Island
# Hart Island

Irish families discover their past in hidden New York cemetery

Apr 21st 2014, 8:30 PM 53,121 Views 14 Comments

There are many Irish among the one million buried souls in the forbidden island cemetery near the Bronx.

One million bodies buried - and forgotten - in unmarked graves in New York cemetery
# Hart Island
# Hart Island

One million bodies buried - and forgotten - in unmarked graves in New York cemetery

Apr 12th 2014, 9:45 AM 22,123 Views 22 Comments

“It’s very important not to disappear people. It’s not an acceptable thing to do in any culture.”

"We always knew he was popular... but no-one could have foreseen this support"
# Hit-and-Run
# Hit-and-Run

"We always knew he was popular... but no-one could have foreseen this support"

Jun 19th 2013, 9:14 AM 19,923 Views 5 Comments

As the fund set up to repatriate NY hit-and-run victim Kevin Bell heads for £100,000, his friend says the extra money will now be set aside to help others.

Driver fatigue could be to blame for Bronx bus crash
# New York
# New York

Driver fatigue could be to blame for Bronx bus crash

Mar 14th 2011, 2:25 PM 906 Views 0 Comments

Survivors say their bus veered to the right just before it was hit by a tractor-trailer, veering off-road and killing 15.

13 dead in New York City bus accident
# New York
# New York

13 dead in New York City bus accident

Mar 12th 2011, 2:44 PM 2,662 Views 0 Comments

A bus flips on its side – and is then torn in half by a signpost – after being clipped by a tractor-trailer in a Bronx highway.