tourism

Dominican Republic
bakerjarvis
Andrew Weber
June 18, 2019 - 9:23 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — There has been another mysterious death of another American tourist in the Dominican Republic, bringing the total to eight since last year. The latest victim is 55-year-old Joseph Allen of Avenal, New Jersey. He was found dead in his room at the Terra Linda Resort lsat week...
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The Dominican Republic
czekma13
Andrew Weber
June 14, 2019 - 7:47 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police in the Dominican Republic are looking into the possibility that tourists that died mysteriously in the country were poisoned by counterfeit alcohol, the New York Post reports . The FBI is assisting and collecting blood samples to take to Quantico for analysis. The...
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Twitter
December 05, 2018 - 6:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A writer who sued a double-decker bus company after getting hit and seriously injured has been awarded $85 million by a jury. The lawyer for Devan Sipher says the jury in Manhattan made its decision in the civil case late Tuesday following a trial that had started in late October...
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NYPD
December 03, 2018 - 6:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The once anonymous English couple who lost an engagement ring down a Times Square utility grate is thanking the New York Police Department for finding it. John Drennan and Daniella Anthony tweeted on Sunday how happy they were that officers found the ring, which they thought had...
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Dreamstime
October 23, 2018 - 6:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Swiss tourist accused of accidentally flying a drone into a midtown Manhattan office tower has been arraigned on a misdemeanor criminal mischief charge. Paolo Prosetti was released without bail Tuesday and is due back in court Nov. 5. Authorities say Prosetti's drone crashed into...
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Dreamstime
July 30, 2018 - 5:50 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York officials say the state had nearly 244 million visitors in 2017, helping boost the state's tourism industry to record levels for total visitation, economic impact and direct spending. The Cuomo administration says tourism had an economic impact of $108.7 billion last...
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