To this day it remains both one of the greatest aviation mysteries in history and a deeply personal tragedy for our area. On July 17, 1996, TWA Flight 800 departed from John F. Kennedy International Airport on its way to Paris, France. Twelve minutes later, the Boeing 747 jetliner exploded off the coast of Long Island and plunged into the Atlantic Ocean, killing all 230 people on board. The National Transportation Safety Board determined the plane went down after a short circuit led to an explosion onboard, but not everyone agrees with the conclusion. 20 years after the crash, News 12 Long Island went back and interviewed those involved with the case to try and figure out what exactly happened. Tonight the producer behind that report, Brad Trettien, joins us to explain what he and his team uncovered.
Mayor de Blasio squares off against Sal Albanese in the first New York City Mayoral debate of the upcoming race for City Hall. Missed it? Fear not! We have the recap that every New Yorker should see, and analysis we will all find helpful! After stating that he favors defunding the arts and humanities programs, the President and the First Lady announce they […]
We’re going back 40 years to “disco” Manhattan: where the place to be was Studio 54, when the dance floor became the social scene, and the pulse of Manhattan was set to a throbbing beat. Who better than a cowboy to take us there! The Village People’s Randy Jones will be here with memories of those halcyon nights in the […]
After stating that he favors defunding the arts and humanities programs, the President and the First Lady announce they will not be attending this year’s Kennedy Center Honors after some recipients announce they will skip festivities to protest the President’s politics. All this, and his entire Arts and Humanities Council quits, citing the same. The Creative Coalition’s Robin Bronk is here with reaction.
A new and deadly disease being spread via ticks in the Tri-State. The details of that, and best-selling author Ally Hilfiger joins us with her harrowing tale of surviving Lyme disease. “Houston, we have a New Yorker”! One of our Long Island neighbors becomes a part of NASA’s next team to explore space. She’ll join us with details about her mission. […]
Brad Thor has made our collective hearts beat faster with each word he puts to paper. Find out what is behind his latest best-selling thriller “Use of Force.”
A change of course in Afghanistan and an about face from President Trump in regards to America’s 17-year long war. Are more troops without a timeline the way to victory? And is President Trump’s plan akin to President Obama’s? We’ll talk to POLITICO New York’s Laura Nahmias for analysis. She was the people’s Princess. Diana will always be beloved and revered […]
It has been 99 years since the U.S. last experienced the celestial phenomenon from coast to coast. Did you look up? Tariq Malik sits down with us to talk about today’s solar event and when we can see it again. President Trump addresses the nation about Afghanistan tonight, while his support in the Republican party continues to fracture. And the man behind […]