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Nora Abramov is a web producer at PIX11. She previously worked in the documentary unit at CNN and HLN.

Nora studied Public Policy and Economics at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, and was a news reporter for the college radio station.

Recent Articles
  • One man killed, another critically injured in Queens shooting

    ST. ALBANS, Queens — Police are looking for a shooter that left one man dead and another critically injured in Queens on Sunday night. The men, who are both from Queens, were sitting in an Audi SUV on 114th Drive and 196th Street in the St. Albans section of Queens when their car was riddled with bullets at about 10:15 p.m. Calvin Melville lives right across the street says he and his daughter were watching cartoons when gunfire broke out. […]

  • Two wounded in shooting at Newport Centre mall in Jersey City

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Two people were wounded after a shooting erupted inside a Jersey City mall, prompting an immediate lockdown, according to police. The shooting, which happened at about 6 p.m. at the Newport Centre mall, was targeted and a result of a fight between at least two men, police said. The victims, who are now in custody, were known to police and a search warrant was out for one of them who was allegedly involved in a separate […]

  • Wegmans announces first store in NYC with plans to fill 500 new jobs

    BROOKLYN — It’s a beloved grocery store chain in upstate New York… and now it’s making its way to New York City for the first time. Wegmans Food Markets’ has finally announced its first highly anticipated expansion into Brooklyn. The family-owned company announced Tuesday that hiring and training are already underway for the new location at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, located on Flushing Avenue in the Admirals Row development. The location is slated to open in the fall. The company […]

  • De Blasio says every resident in NYC will be guaranteed health care

    New York City will guarantee “comprehensive health care” to every resident, regardless of someone’s income or immigration status, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on MSNBC Tuesday morning. De Blasio took to Twitter after his Tuesday morning appearance, writing “Today I’m announcing a plan to guarantee health care for all New Yorkers. Through our own public option and a new program called NYC Care, we’ll ensure the first stop for people isn’t the emergency room.” Under de Blasio’s program, 600,000 estimated […]

  • ‘Star Trek’ actor William Morgan Sheppard dead at 86

    LOS ANGELES — British actor William Morgan Sheppard, known for his roles in the “Star Trek” franchise, has died. He was 86. The actor’s son, Mark Sheppard, confirmed his father’s death on Sunday by sharing an Instagram post that showed Sheppard at the hospital surrounded by family. “We went to spend some time with my father today. Though he couldn’t speak, we held hands, he laughed and was so happy to see us. We left and came home. A good […]

  • Man, 71, dead and 2 others injured in Upper West Side apartment fire

    UPPER WEST SIDE — A 71-year-old man is dead and two others injured after a heavy fire ripped through an Upper West Side apartment building on Monday, the FDNY said. The third floor of the nine-story building caught on fire shortly after 10 a.m. on 87th Street between Amsterdam and Columbus avenues, officials said. A 71-year-old man was found unconscious and unresponsive inside one of the apartment units, and pronounced dead at the scene by EMS, according to police. Two […]

  • Bob Einstein, ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ actor, dead at 76

    Bob Einstein, best known for his role on the comedy “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and creation of the satirical stuntman “Super Dave,” has died. He was 76. Albert Brooks, Einstein’s brother, tweeted about his death Wednesday afternoon, calling his brother a “brilliantly funny man” who will be “missed forever.” Einstein died in Indian Wells, Calif. after recently being diagnosed with cancer, deadline.com reports. The actor and writer got his start on “The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour,” which he wrote for and […]

  • Brooklyn man fatally shot in NYC’s first homicide of 2019

    EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn — A man was fatally shot inside a Brooklyn apartment building in New York City’s first homicide of 2019, the NYPD said Tuesday. At about 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, police found the victim unconscious and unresponsive in the fifth floor hallway of the building, located on Stanley and Autumn avenues in East New York. The 29-year-old suffered multiple gunshot wounds to his torso. He was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The victims identity has […]

  • Two NYC fishermen dead in Westchester County boating accident

    LEWISBORO, N.Y. — Two men are dead after their fishing boat capsized on the Muscoot Reservoir in Westchester County, about 50 miles northeast of midtown Manhattan, police said Tuesday. State Police Capt. David Atkins tells reporters a local fisherman discovered the overturned boat at about 7 a.m. before calling police. The men, identified as Ngan We Kong, 48, of Brooklyn, and Weitao Ma, 47, of Staten Island, called relatives as darkness fell around 5 p.m. Monday to say they planned to […]

  • Case of missing Staten Island man now being investigated as homicide: sources

    ELM PARK, Staten Island — The case of a missing Staten Island man is now being investigated as a homicide, police sources said Monday. Michael Stewart was last seen at about 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 20 inside O’Neill’s Bar and Restaurant, located on Forest Avenue in the Elm Park section of Staten Island. A preliminary investigation determined that the 40-year-old was doing drugs with a couple on the night he disappeared. Police sources say Stewart allegedly hit on the male’s […]