Staten Island Clown Just a Joke, Movie Studio Confirms. A viral Facebook post claims that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH 370, which went missing March 8, has been found in the Indian Ocean, but it's just a scam trying to get people to click on it. According to The Associated Press, the plane hasn't been found despite a massive search.
The agonized cry in a television news report of a Chinese man in his late 50's hopelessly waiting for news of the fate of the missing Flight MH370 shook me out of quiet acceptance of the fate of 239 passengers on board. Four days on the flight which vanished without trace has thrown up no concrete clue despite an army of on air and on the waters armed with the latest technology to pick up any signal or signs to lead them to the beginning of unraveling the mysterious disappearance of the aircraft.
Landmark $790 Million Projects Will Transform Staten Island's Waterfront With One of the World's Largest Observation Wheels, NYC's First Outlets and New Ferry Services. NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 2, 2014) - Staten Island's St. George waterfront, with its spectacular views of Manhattan, New York Harbor and the Atlantic Ocean, is set to be transformed into one of New York City's top tourism destinations with the start of construction on the New York Wheel and Empire Outlets later this year.
A Staten Island man trying to install a Murphy bed in his apartment was immediately killed when the contraption suddenly broke, his family claims in a lawsuit. The family claims the Chelsea store was negligent by selling the bed "without instructions, warnings and all pieces necessary to properly and safely assemble the bed," according to the Manhattan Supreme Court papers.
Assistant Division Forest Fire Warden John Rieth says chilly air early Monday pushed the smoke down, so it could be smelled in areas away from the fire, including in parts of Brooklyn and Staten Island. The fire has not damaged any structures or caused any injuries.
"I don't understand how the Coast Guard allows these boats to go out sometimes," the skipper told The Post in an interview. The John F. Kennedy, the oldest boat in the fleet, commissioned in 1965, is considered the most dependable, he said. Each of the newest boats -- the Guy V. Molinari, the John J. Marchi and the Spirit of America -- are prone to breakdowns, he said, usually involving the four drives, two on each end.
A 16-year-old and two older teenagers were arrested on Friday on murder charges in the fatal shooting of a deliveryman on a desolate street on the north shore of Staten Island, the police said. All lived within a mile of the crime, according to the addresses provided by the police, but none of them resided on the block where Mr. Salvia stopped.
This clown has been lurking around the streets of Staten Island, NY over the past week. t.co/9bXLeRm9PF
Suspect James Sanders, 16, has now been taken into custody, along with alleged accomplices Otoniel Carty, 17, and Devin Hill, 19. According to the Staten Island Advance , police believe Sanders pulled the trigger, while Carty was the lookout and Hill was an accomplice. Under questioning at the NYPD's 121st Precinct station in Graniteville, one of the trio said they'd planned the robbery for a week, said sources.
The authorities said they believed the 16-year-old, James Sanders, was the one who shot the deliveryman, Richard Salvia, 50, in the head on Tuesday night in the Mariners Harbor neighborhood. The police found Mr. Salvia's body near the trunk of his Chevrolet Impala, with bags of Chinese food strewed across the trunk and the pavement.
A man killed on Staten Island while delivering Chinese food had only recently moved to New York and gotten the job. Salvia, who had recently moved to Staten Island from Turnersville, N.J., to live with the girlfriend he planned to marry, got the job at the Crown Palace restaurant after seeing a help-wanted sign when he picked up his own food. The shooting was captured by security cameras in the area.
Two suspects are being questioned on Staten Island for the execution murder of a Chinese food deliveryman who was lured to a dead-end street, a source familiar with the case said. There is one more suspect still be sought, the sources said.
A nearby resident found Salvia lying in the street with bags of Chinese food on the ground near his body. When detectives arrived, those inside the business said they had only known Salvia for a few weeks and knew little about him.