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One killed as helicopter crashes onto roof of Manhattan skyscraper, fire breaks out

A helicopter made a crash landing onto the roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper on Monday, killing at least one person and sending a plume of smoke skyward from the top of the building.

Jun 11, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

New York sees 'extraordinary leap' in whale sightings

The sightings, almost all of the humpbacks, have been logged by members of the group, Gotham Whale, the Guardian reported on Monday.

Jun 04, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Indian-origin woman strangles 9-year-old stepdaughter to death in bathtub in US, jailed for 22 years

The court said the woman went beyond the tales of evil stepmothers and called the act unimaginable.

Jun 04, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

Masters champion Tiger Woods to skip Wells Fargo Championship

Tournament director Gary Sobba confirmed the absence of the 15-times major champion.

Apr 27, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Conor McGregor arrested in Florida for breaking fan's phone

McGregor, 30, was booked into the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center in Miami on suspicion of robbery and criminal mischief.

Mar 12, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

New York politician convicted of taking bribes from Indian-origin hotelier

Harendra Singh has pleaded guilty to bribing Edward Mangano

Mar 09, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, February 23, 2019

This special show of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Feb 23, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

Top 25: Watch top news headlines of today, 23 February, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news headlines of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of today.

Feb 23, 2019, 11:06 AM IST

Pulwama attack: Angry Indians protest in New York, raise 'Pakistan Murdabad' slogans

Hundreds of US-based Indians protested outside the Pakistan Consulate in New York on Friday against the terror attack which was carried out by Pakistan-based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) on February 14 in South Kashmir`s Pulwama in which at least 40 CRPF troopers were killed and several injured. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 23, 2019, 09:38 AM IST

Pulwama attack: Scores of angry Indians protest in New York, raise 'Pakistan Murdabad' slogans

Waving the tricolour, protesters raised slogans like "Pakistan Murdabad," "Global terror Pakistan, LeT Pakistan."

Feb 23, 2019, 06:34 AM IST

Undefeated heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua to fight Jarrell Miller in New York on June 1

Joshua had been due to defend his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight belts at London's Wembley Stadium on April 13 against an unnamed opponent, but that seemed unlikely for some time.

Feb 14, 2019, 11:23 AM IST

3 Indian-Americans convicted in multi-million dollar money-laundering scheme

The money, in heat sealed packs, uneven rubber-banded money stacks or loose US currency, arrived in plastic bags, cloth bags, suitcases, backpacks and even cereal boxes.

Feb 13, 2019, 13:48 PM IST

Artificial Intelligence identifies microscopic marine organisms: Study

The current system works by placing a foram under a microscope capable of taking photographs.

Feb 07, 2019, 12:37 PM IST

How our diet can impact memory

In the brain, CCK is located in the hippocampus, which is the memory-forming region of the brain.

Jan 29, 2019, 14:19 PM IST

4 held in New York state for 'plotting' against Muslims

A 16-year-old boy is also facing charges, the police said, adding that at least three of them served together as boy scouts.

Jan 23, 2019, 09:41 AM IST

Monster snowstorm to blanket more than half of United States

The FlightAware.com flight tracking website reported 1,431 flight cancellations on Friday and 12,465 delays, with problems at snow-hit airports like Denver causing knock-on effects around the country.

Jan 12, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

New York's Chrysler Building put up for sale

When the building was completed in 1930, it was the tallest in the world, a title it held for about a year until the Empire State Building opened less than a mile away in midtown Manhattan.

Jan 10, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

High-sugar cereal ads influences kids, ups obesity and cancer risk

Children's eating habits develop during the preschool years, and children who are overweight by the age of 5 are likely to remain overweight into adolescence and adulthood.

Jan 09, 2019, 12:20 PM IST

Could DNA screening test become norm to detect genetic diseases?

Over nine per cent of the 159 sequenced babies had mutations predictive of a genetic condition or disease that might appear during childhood such as hearing loss or heart defects.

Jan 08, 2019, 12:54 PM IST

New York man, who assaulted Indian-origin woman, faces 15-year jail

A 54-year old man has been charged with hate crime for assaulting an Indian-origin woman travelling in a subway and using homophobic slurs against her.

Dec 15, 2018, 11:38 AM IST