CBS2’s Janelle Burrell reports. New York CBS news video.
Mayor de Blasio Delivers Remarks at a Rally Supporting Affordable Housing Reforms City Hall Steps March 9, 2016 . Video NYC Mayor’s Office official video news 2016.
Lawyers for Nadiya Savchenko – Iraq War Veteran, Member of Ukraine’s Parliament and delegate to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe – are calling for an international rally for her on March 9. Captured by Russian forces on June 17, 2014, Lieutenant Savchenko remains a prisoner of Vladimir Putin. And yet, for the past year, the intenational media has for the most part remained silent about this injustice. Our rally will take place at 5:00pm on March 9 at New York’s Columbus Circle (59th Street & 8th Avenue) across from Time Warner Center, CNN’s home in the “media capital of the world.”
A police officer was shot in Brooklyn Tuesday evening, authorities said. The officer was reportedly conscious and alert while being rushed to Elmhurst Hospital. The NYPD said that two suspects are in custody, while a third remains at large. The shooting happened near Wilson Avenue and Troutman Street in Bushwick. The FDNY said that the person who was shot is in serious condition.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced a $1 billion expansion project for the Javits Center, the busiest convention center in the United States. The project includes five times more meeting room space, 500,000 square feet of exhibition space on one level and an on-site truck garage to relocate thousands of trucks off local streets each year. The Javits Center is where the future debuts, where tomorrow starts today.. Javits Center video 2016.
Japan NYC Startups is a global community focused on bridging Japanese and American technology ecosystems.
March 7 2016 –
Crowd Realty is a crowd-funding platform particularly focusing on both domestic and global real estate. http://crowd-realty.com/global/
TRINUS, Inc. – Providing the platform where superb technology and sophisticated design come together, developing product concept as own companies’ product and selling them on e-commerce site based on crowd funding securing customers and investments. https://trinus.jp/
ES Corporation – Laxus is a new paid rental service that costumers can borrow bags of worldwide brands with the membership of 6800 yen per month… http://laxus.co/en/
Machizukuri Gift – We plan and develop products with regional resources of rural areas in an attempt to make sustainable economic community and recycling society… http://goo.gl/Ii5my
Waris, Inc. – For those who wish to work without any restriction by leveraging own knowledge and experiences or who wish to change the working standard that people work full time 5 days per week, Waris will help these women to meet companies encouraging flexible working style such as working three days per week or working remotely… http://waris.co.jp
Hanasuke – Flower concierge from Hanasuke gives advices on choosing flowers as a gift and delivers the best flower from selective flower shops throughout Japan… http://www.hanasuke.jp/
Pivotal Labs (625 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10011)
Stabbing manhunt in Astoria Queens.
Two Critical Response Command officers were injured and a suspect was shot after the man apparently went on a spree in Astoria on Sunday, killing one man inside a liquor store, police said.
The melee started when officers cornered James Patrick Dillon, 23, at about 5:40 p.m. near 36th Street, between 28th Avenue and Astoria Boulevard. More at amny.com CBS New York video news 2016.
Senator Charles Schumer urged major landline and mobile phone carriers to make robocall-blocking technology available to consumers. CBS2 News New York video .
• The City’s free advocacy program, the Tenant Support Unit, has resolved its 1,000th case
• The Mayor and a broad coalition rally for the City’s push to create a retirement savings program for private sector employees
• 42 City thoroughfares and public spaces are co-named in honor of those who have made lasting contributions to the City
NYC Mayor’s Office video 2016