Emergency personnel have launched a search and rescue operation.
Xinran Jiang, who lives on Roosevelt Island with her husband, said they saw a red helicopter rapidly descending near the north end of the island at about 7:08pm. The aircraft was owned by Liberty Helicopters, a company that offers both private charters and sightseeing tours popular with tourists.
The skies over NY constantly buzz with helicopters carrying tourists, businesspeople, traffic reporters, medical teams and others. In June 2005, two helicopters crashed into the East River in the same week. "The other five did not", FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro said in a news conference Sunday night.
The cause of the accident was not immediately clear, but local media indicated the pilot had sent a distress signal that mentioned an engine problem shortly before the crash. The agency said it was investigating, and the National Transportation Safety Board would also probe the incident.
A directory of law professors listed Warren as a minority from 1986 to 1995, just before she joined Harvard Law School. Rob Gray, a Republican political analyst, said the criticism could hurt Warren more if it came from a rival Democrat.
I'm on the emotional ride with these kids. "I used to listen to Disney songs from the cartoons and I started singing them". But, with so many other reality competitions on the air, it is hard to see what sets " American Idol " apart.
Brown playing housing secretary Ben Carson and Kate McKinnon playing special counsel Robert Mueller as " the Bachelor ". If you thought this week's Bachelor breakup was tough to watch... this week's SNL cold open might be even tougher.
Thousands of people have fled heavy shelling on villages and towns near the Turkish border, many of them into Afrin town. As part of the Turkey-led Operation Olive Branch, the FSA captured the base after a brief clash with the militants.
When Falcon Heavy lifted off, it became the most powerful operational rocket in the world by a factor of two. After a series of failures, Space X's Falcon Heavy rocket famously made it into space last month.
It has outperformed by 7.20% the S&P500. 621.08 million shares or 1.52% more from 611.76 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Citigroup has 0.02% invested in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) for 8,343 shares. (NYSE:DLR) for 700 shares. (NYSE:DLR).
However, the sisters preferred Hollister's offer as it was more at $15.5 million and they had a stronger bond with her. A judge voided Hollister's sale past year , saying the archdiocese had the right to sell the property, not the nuns.
At Gremio , Arthur broke through to the first team under manager Luiz Felipe Scolari and has been instrumental to the side since. He has been a regular in Brazil's youth squads and has a few call-ups to the full squad.
While many bills have passed or been killed in the last two months, there are still dozens being considered in both chambers. Most of the state's 60,000 regular Medicaid recipients would have been exempted due to their health or age.
Begley wrote that the school's schedule will be changed to allow the PtE resource period to overlap with the 10 a.m. walkout time. Student activists from the school where the shooting took place followed the bill's track closely and called it "a baby step".
BJP nominates V Muraleedharan for RS seat
An alliance for Rajya Sabha polls is likely to be favourable to mount a challenge to the NDA in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Stalwarts like former union minister Sushilkumar Shinde, Milind Deora and Rajiv Shukla were in race.
Bihar Bypolls Araria Jehanabad and Bhabua
For the ruling JD (U)-BJP combine, it will be a test of the NDA's unity, CM's popularity and their governance policies. Mandal, some local BJP leaders too are said to be scuttling the chances of the party nominee Pradeep Kumar Singh.
Here's Why You Don't Have GIFs on Insta Stories and SnapChat
Snapchat has confirmed to TechCrunch that it is testing a new feature that allows users to tag others in photos and videos. Last month, the company added a "Tabs" feature to the app that separates Snaps into Group Chats and active Stories.
Canada excluded from US steel, aluminum tariffs
The UK steel industry has warned it could be badly hit after the president confirmed plans for a 25% tariff on imports. But some Canadian steel suppliers are in the meantime playing the market cautiously, two service center sources said.
China says trade war with U.S. will bring disaster
Citing Chinese researchers, Zhong said the USA has been overstating its trade deficit with China by about 20 percent every year. Trade tensions between China and United States have risen since Trump took office.
Woods closes to within 1 shot of Canadian rookie Conners
Then after a superb approach from the rough to 20 feet at the par-4 third, Woods drained the birdie putt to get his round rolling. Woods is playing in his fourth official event this season, with his best finish being 12th place in the Honda Classic last month.
Dean Wade out for Big 12 semifinal against Kanas
As a team, the Wildcats connected on 46.4 percent (26-of-56) in the game, including 17 points off of 14 Horned Frog turnovers. He was the Yellowjackets coach in 2004 when Georgia Tech and Oklahoma State met in the Final Four in San Antonio.
Nick Gordon Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges Again
Gordon claimed Leal attacked him for no reason, and that she is "crazy", though he did not want to pursue any charges against her. The alleged altercation is being listed as a domestic violence case and he posted $500 bond, but he still has not been released.
Raptors halt Rockets' 17-game winning streak
A season-high 22 points from Jae Crowder saw the Utah Jazz produce a dominant fourth quarter and beat the Memphis Grizzlies 95-78. Toronto trailed by 17 in the second quarter but was able to outlast Blake Griffin and the Pistons in a back-and-forth thriller.
Embattled Unai Emery still believes in PSG blueprint
French sports daily L'Equipe reported Friday that Chelsea coach Antonio Conte is being lined up to replace Emery. This summer is also a rare opportunity to preempt another European giant in snaring the coveted South American.