Celebrating 75 years of the Brooklyn Heights Press, the Brooklyn Eagle recently interviewed Sam Ibrahim, General Manager of the Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge on his memories of the Heights.
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AFGHANISTAN — Afghan Soldier Walks Past Flames from Drug Burning Ceremony: An Afghan police soldier walks past opium and narcotics set on fire during a drug burning ceremony on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Wednesday. … Full Article
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Tuesday directed that flags on state government buildings be flown at half-staff today in honor of the 61 men and women who lost their lives to Superstorm Sandy in New York. … Full Article
LAS VEGAS — Brazilian Performers Dance During Rock in Rio Sneak Peak:Brazilian performer Vanessa Nascimento holds Carlinhos de Jesus while dancing during the Rock in Rio USA sneak peak event at the site of the former Circus Circus RV Park on Monday in La … Full Article
SPAIN — “Senor de los Milagros” Celebrated with Dancing: A woman dances as she participates in a procession honoring The Lord of Miracles "Senor de los Milagros" in Madrid, Spain, on Sunday. … Full Article
The federal government not only failed to effectively and timely provide assistance in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, but also remains ill-equipped to assist distressed business owners in another natural disaster despite reforms that were passed and should have been … Full Article