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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
  • Man arrested for robbing retired NYPD officer’s home, sexually assaulting his wife in Brooklyn

    MARINE PARK, Brooklyn — An armed robber who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman and slashed her retired NYPD lieutenant husband in the face has been arrested, the NYPD said Friday. Tyrique Rushing, 20, was apprehended in Missouri and extradited back to NYC where he is expected to face charges for the Oct. 7 attack. Rushing was identified more than a week after the incident after he was spotted on surveillance video wearing a dark-colored shirt with the word “dreamville” written on […]

  • MTA bus collides with FDNY truck in the Bronx, 23 injured: police

    MOUNT HOPE, the Bronx — An MTA bus collided with an FDNY truck in the Bronx, leaving 23 injured, police said Friday. Police said the accident happened on Webster Avenue and 175th Street in the Mount Hope section of the Bronx at about 12:12 p.m. All 23 people injured were passengers on the bus and sustained minor injuries, police said. One person was transported to a hospital for treatment. Police did not immediately say what caused the collision.

  • Over 20,000 DWI cases in NJ could be vacated after Supreme Court ruling

    TRENTON, N.J. — Over 20,000 people found guilty of drunken driving in New Jersey could have their cases overturned after a Supreme Court ruling on Tuesday, according to court documents. Sgt. Marc Dennis, who was in charge of semi-annual calibration of breathalyzer tests in order to ensure accurate measurements, was indicted in 2016 for failing to follow calibration protocol. In their unanimous decision issued Tuesday, the justices found that criminal charges against a state police Sgt. Marc Dennis, who was […]

  • Man, 29, killed by hit-and-run driver in Queens: NYPD

    FOREST HILLS, Queens — A 29-year-old man was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in Queens Sunday, the NYPD said. The victim, identified as Niklas Ahern, was crossing the street when he was hit by a car barreling through the intersection at Continental Avenue and Slocum Crescent in the Forest Hills section of Queens at about 5:30 p.m., authorities said. Investigators say the driver, identified as Irving Duran, who hit the Tribeca resident with such force it threw him […]

  • Off-duty NYPD officer assaulted while walking his dog in Brooklyn

    SHEEPSHEAD BAY, Brooklyn — An off-duty officer was walking his dog in Brooklyn when he was beaten in an unprovoked attack, the NYPD said Sunday. The 29-year-old NYPD officer was walking near Williams Court and East 11th Street in Sheepshead Bay shortly before 9 a.m. Thursday when he was approached by an unidentified man who threatened in Russian to “f— him up,” police said. Police say the officer also speaks Russian and understood what the man was saying, but did […]

  • 4 injured, including 2 officers, after manhole explodes under parked car in the Bronx

    WOODSTOCK, the Bronx — Four people were injured after a manhole exploded under a parked car in the Bronx Friday night, officials said. Two officers responded to the scene at St. Ann’s Avenue and East 156 Street in the Woodstock section of the Bronx at about 7:15 p.m. The responding officers as well as two civilians suffered minor injuries from the incident. They were all transported to a hospital. Officials removed the damaged car over the manhole and crews from […]

  • Midterm election ends in historic firsts for women, minorities

    A record number of women were elected to the House on Tuesday, nearly two years after women spilled out into the streets of Washington and in cities across the country in defiance of the inauguration of President Donald Trump. As of Wednesday, voters were on track to send at least 100 women to the House, surpassing the previous record of 84. According to data compiled by The Associated Press, 237 women ran for the House as major-party candidates this year. […]

  • Election Day 2018: What New York voters need to know

    New Yorkers can officially begin heading to the polls. NY polls will be open from 6 a.m. until 9 p.m. To help get you ready, PIX11 has compiled all of the information you need to know before going out to vote. Click here for a guide to voting in New Jersey. WHO’S ON THE BALLOT Governor / lieutenant governor Andrew M. Cuomo / Kathy C. Hochul: Democratic, Working Families, Independence, Women’s Equality Marc Molinaro / Julie Killian: Republican, Conservative, Reform […]

  • Menendez, Hugin near the finish line as voters in NJ head to the polls

    TRENTON, N.J. — Will the deeply blue state of New Jersey re-elect Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez? Or will voters opt for a change and put a former pharmaceutical executive Republican Bob Hugin in the job? New Jersey has one million more registered Democrats than Republicans, but that’s no slam dunk for the scandal-plagued Menendez, whose federal corruption trial ended in a hung jury. As he left a federal courthouse after a verdict could not be reached, he emotionally addressed the […]

  • Election Day problems: Reports of broken scanners, long lines and late poll-site openings in tri-state area

    NEW YORK — Almost as soon as the polls opened in the tri-state area Tuesday, voters began reporting issues at polling sites. At the Bereukelen Community Center in Brooklyn, a voter said poll workers did not have keys to open the doors, and were told to come back at 7 a.m., even though the poll location opened at 6 a.m. Firefighters had to come and open the doors at the center, according to a voter. @ABC7NY UPDATE: The Polling workers […]