Politics | Beto O’Rourke Was Once Adrift in New York City. Now He’s Searching Again. Sections Skip to content Skip to site index The Long Run As the former Texas congressman weighs a run for president, his rebel-in-moderation youth offers revealing parallels to his search for direction now. A young Beto O’Rourke. In New York, he felt unfulfilled by jobs as a nanny on the Upper West Side, at his uncle’s tech business, moving fine art, and in publishing. Credit Credit via Katherine Raymond Supported by ByMatt Flegenheimer Feb. 6, 2019 All at once, New York City seemed to be conspiring against Beto O’Rourke. His girlfriend was moving to France. His punk bandmates had scattered. Twenty-three and searching — with an Ivy League degree that could not pay rent — Mr. O’Rourke subsisted as a live-in nanny on the Upper West Side, with a futon in the maid’s quarters, watching … [Read more...] about Beto O’Rourke Was Once Adrift in New York City. Now He’s Searching Again.
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ACTOR Alec Baldwin has denied punching a man in the face over a parking spot in Manhattan after being charged with assault. The 60-year-old has spoken out hours after he was taken into the New York Police Department's 6th Precinct near his Greenwich Village home. Taking to Twitter he said: 'Normally, I would not comment on something as egregiously misstated as today’s story. “However, the assertion that I punched anyone over a parking spot is false.I wanted to go on the record stating as much. “I realize that it has become a sport to tag people w as many negative charges and defaming allegations as possible for the purposes of click bait entertainment. “Fortunately, no matter how reverberating the echos, it doesn’t make the statements true.” One hour later he tweeted again, adding: "Negative charges and defaming allegations as possible for the purposes of clickbait entertainment. "Fortunately, no matter how reverberating the echos, it doesn’t … [Read more...] about Alec Baldwin denies punching driver over parking space as actor charged with assault in New York
Viet Nam News NEW YORK — Twenty people have been killed after a limousine careened out of control in what investigators described on Sunday as the most deadly transportation accident in the United States for nearly a decade. All 18 occupants of the SUV-style stretch limo died along with two pedestrians on Saturday afternoon in upstate New York, police deputy superintendent Christopher Fiore told a news conference. He said the 2001 Ford Excursion had failed to stop at an intersection and continued into a parking lot, ultimately crashing into a parked car. Investigators have not yet established if the victims were wearing seatbelts. "Twenty fatalities is horrific... This is one of the biggest losses of lives that we have seen in a long, long time," added National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) chairman Robert Sumwalt. "This is the most deadly transportation accident in the country since February of 2009," he added -- referring to the Colgan Air Flight crash from New … [Read more...] about 20 killed in New York limo horror
News / World by Press Association 07/10/2018, 9:09 pm FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter Twenty people have been killed after a limousine taking people to a birthday party went past a stop sign at the end of a New York state highway and ploughed into a parked car. All 18 people in the limo and two pedestrians died in the deadliest road accident in the United States in almost a decade, officials said. Valerie Abeling, the aunt of one of the victims, said the vehicle was on its way to a birthday celebration, and newlyweds Erin Vertucci and Shane McGowan were among those killed. She said her daughter had been invited along but was unable to go and that “our lives have been changed forever”. The collision turned a relaxed Saturday afternoon into chaos at an upstate New York spot popular with tourists taking in the autumn foliage. The 2001 Ford Excursion limousine was travelling south west on Route 30 in … [Read more...] about 20 killed after ‘birthday party’ limousine crashes in New York state
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Emily Sweeney Globe Staff September 21, 2018 A Red Sox fan was killed after he climbed onto the roof of a train in New York and was electrocuted by the overhead wires, passengers and officials said.The man was identified by MTA officials as Michael Vigeant, 24, of Hudson, N.H.MTA Metro-North Railroad officials said the incident occurred Wednesday around 11:30 p.m. on the New Haven line, which had just departed from Yankee Stadium. Advertisement Michael Pellicci, 47, of Stamford, Conn., was among the many baseball fans on the train that night. Get Fast Forward in your inbox: Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. Thank you for signing up! Sign up for more newsletters here Pellicci said at one point, the train stopped. Passengers were talking, and he overheard a woman say, “Did I just see someone run across the … [Read more...] about Red Sox fan dies after climbing on roof of train in New York