New York: a little too loud sirens

2021-11-16T20:19:54.000+01:00 In New York, more than anywhere else, emergency vehicles are increasingly responsible for accidents. In 2020, 114 deaths involving police vehicles were recorded, 33 were caused by ambulances and 25 by fire trucks. We do not sort out what is urgent and what is not. This is what Dr. Jeffe Clawson, an emergency physician […]

New York: a little too loud sirens

2021-11-16T20:19:54.000+01:00 In New York, more than anywhere else, emergency vehicles are increasingly responsible for accidents. In 2020, 114 deaths involving police vehicles were recorded, 33 were caused by ambulances and 25 by fire trucks. We do not sort out what is urgent and what is not. This is what Dr. Jeffe Clawson, an emergency physician […]

United States: life after the mine

2021-11-13T20:21:13.000+01:00 Appalachian Botanical is a business, but above all, an environmental, economic and social project. First, to reconvert a land exhausted by years of mining. Then, to give work again, in particular to the most precarious ones, like Jason, without diploma. defends the ambition of information free, verified and accessible to all thanks to the […]

United States: life after the mine

2021-11-13T20:21:13.000+01:00 Appalachian Botanical is a business, but above all, an environmental, economic and social project. First, to reconvert a land exhausted by years of mining. Then, to give work again, in particular to the most precarious ones, like Jason, without diploma. defends the ambition of information free, verified and accessible to all thanks to the […]

Storm Ida: after New York, the city of Philadelphia experiences major flooding

NATURAL DISASTER – Hurricane Ida wreaked havoc in the southern and northeastern United States and it was Philadelphia’s turn to be hit by torrential rains and flash floods. LCI editorial staff – 2021-09-02T18:59:35.797+02:00 Flooded roads, residents stuck in apartment buildings and a river that has reached its highest level: Hurricane Ida has arrived in Philadelphia. […]

New York: anti-Covid vaccination imposed on teachers

2021-09-08T20:21:28.000+02:00 Theresa Dicrisiti is a housekeeper but the vaccination obligation applies to all those who work in a school. After hesitating, she finally made up her mind. “There were too many strangers at the start. And then over time, more and more people were getting vaccinated, everything was fine. And then, I realized, that to […]

Covid-19: how New York is preparing to welcome European tourists

BIG APPLE – New York, one of the most visited cities in the world before the pandemic, is anxiously awaiting the return of Europeans in order to revive its economy. This will be possible in November provided you are vaccinated. V.F – 2021-10-09T21:27:44.907+02:00 How to get tourists to come back? On the strength of a […]

September 11: How New York Will Commemorate 20 Years of the Twin Towers Attack

Saturday morning, like every year for three hours, the some 3,000 names of those killed in the attack will be read at Ground Zero, the memorial built where the twin towers of the World Trade Center stood. President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, are to be present. During this ceremony, six minutes of […]

Storm Ida: huge damage in New York and New Jersey

2021-09-04T13:08:10.000+02:00 First there was a creak, then a gigantic wave and the muffled cries of the trapped inhabitants. For 48 hours, in New Jersey, amateur images have shown the violence of a storm which, in its path, devastated everything. With this tornado sometimes filmed up close. Out of 47 victims, thirteen lived in New York, […]