Steven McDonald was shot three times by a teenager in Central Park, leaving him paralyzed from the neck down for 30 years. But he spent that time preaching one thingforgiveness.
(Image Link) Nuns agree to forego many of life's pleasures when they become married to Jesus and dedicate their lives to the church, but that seems to make them enjoy simpler and more innocent pleasures even more. They can't drink, smoke...Show More Summary
There are more than two dozen statues and busts of men littering Central Park, but not a single monument...
High temperature records were set across the city and much of the Northeast and Midwest yesterday as a warm air mass managed to push its way far more northward than is usual for January. Central Park hit 66 degrees, breaking a record that was set when Benjamin Harrison was president and it was 70 degrees just a few miles south of the city near the Jersey shore. [ more › ]
The $600 million park will be 11 times bigger than Central Park Dallas, Texas, is prepped to become one of the “greenest” cities in the United States. The city is building a 10,000-acre nature district along the Trinity River, and the...Show More Summary
G-d Don't Let Me Die Over thirty years ago, in 1986 on a warm July Central Park afternoon, tragedy struck near Manhattan's107th Street. Steven McDonald, 29, a blue-eyed boyishly handsome U.S. Navy Veteran and third generation officer,...Show More Summary
Central Park is in the process of getting a fleet of electric carts for workers picking up trash, sparing the lungs of park-goers from the gas exhaust of the current fleet. [ more › ]
A 30-year-old man was rushed to the hospital last night after he shot himself in the chest near the Lasker Ice Skating Rink at East Drive and 106th Street in Central Park, police said. The unidentified man was found with a gunshot wound at roughly 8 p.m. Tuesday, reportedly after two joggers heard a gunshot and then ran to find the man on the ground. [ more › ]
Gasoline-powered carts have improved garbage collection in Central Park, but they are noisy and smelly. A squadron of electric vehicles is coming to the rescue.
Day 2 of our Big Apple Holiday Adventure saw our first full day of exploring. We like to keep things informal, though, so we had no plan or itinerary. Rather, we simply did whatever we felt like that day. Our second day in The City...Show More Summary
Wednesday: A new crew of electric garbage carts, City Bike safety lights, and women barred from smoking.
Tamer Nafar fell in love with hip-hop growing up amid the faded public housing blocks and garbage strewn public parks of Ramat Eshkol, a hardscrabble interethnic neighborhood in the central Israeli city of Lod where life was punctuated by daily spurts of gunfire. At a soccer field near the building...
Cops found him in Central Park with a possibly self-inflicted bullet wound to the chest.
The New York City police officer publicly forgave the 15-year-old boy who shot him in Central Park in 1986 and stayed in the public eye for his spirit in the face of adversity.
A NYPD detective who was paralyzed following a 1986 shooting in Central Park died this afternoon after having been hospitalized for a serious heart attack last Friday. [ more › ]
NYPD Officer Steven McDonald, who was shot and paralyzed by a teenager in Central Park in 1986 and went on to inspire countless people with his...
As the 25th anniversary of his Central Park shooting neared, Steven McDonald greeted a visitor outside his Long Island home.
Andrea and Cris wanted to have an intimate wedding between immediate family members. They traveled to New York City from Northern Ireland with their guests for a romantic ceremony in Central Park, but the rain forced them to move indoors to their backup location: Grand Central Station. Show More Summary
1. Pick the right dog park for you and your pet. Ideally, an off-leash park should have: o A double-gate entry, secure fencing, and posted rules of conduct o Centrally located, well-stocked poop-bag dispensers and trash cans o Separate...Show More Summary
"South Park" is by far the most popular show on Hulu, representing 5.5% of US TV streaming in November, according to a new report from 7Park Data. Comedy Central's crude cartoon is also, we're told, top almost year-round. "Family Guy"...Show More Summary