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Panic grips Times Square after motorcycle backfire mistaken for gunshots

Video footage on social media shows a mass of people scrambling to safety after the loud noise of a motorcycle passing by sparked fears of an active shooter. NYPD Midtown North on Twitter said the passing vehicles ''sounded like gunshots''...

Rain can’t stop yogis from celebrating the summer solstice in Times Square

"When it started raining very, very hard, the numbers did diminish but about half the people stayed and it was really beautiful and it was a metaphor for how we keep going even when things don't go exactly as...

Times Square billboard catches fire

Video obtained by Reuters shows firefighters spraying water on the billboard as flames creep up one side. Eighty firefighters responded to the incident and brought the fire under control in three hours, local media said. No injuries were reported, and the...
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Protesters take to streets in Brazil after Black man beaten to death

 Protests erupted in the southern Brazilian city of Porto Alegre on Monday (November 23) following the death...
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Travel, but with caution, say holiday travelers who defy COVID-19 warnings

Millions of Americans appeared to be disregarding public health warnings and traveling ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, likely fueling an alarming surge...

U.S. agency tells Biden he can formally begin transition

 U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Monday (November 23) was formally given the go-ahead by a federal agency to begin his transition to...

Harris County Judge encourages avoiding family gatherings this holiday season

HARRIS COUNTY, TX- Harris County Judge Lina Hildago released a statement urging residents to be smart and avoid large Thanksgiving gatherings...

COVID-19 vaccination coming to Houston-area hospitals

HOUSTON, TX - After months of anticipation, an effective COVID-19 vaccination is underway. Four Houston-area hospitals confirmed...