Since then, Jim has reported on virtually every major story around the world; The LA Riots, The Oklahoma City Bombing, civil wars and famine in Africa, the death of Princess Diana, The Persian Gulf War, The War in Afghanistan, and the Intifada in the Middle East.
Though he has reported from more than thirty countries on five continents, Jim has always had a great love for New York because there's nothing like reporting nightly on neighborhood stories close to home, and close to the heart.
A correction officer took the photo for the internal investigation and report, but someone published it on Facebook.
Jose Barrios was headed home from the midtown restaurant where he works Sunday night. He intended to take the A train from Columbus Circle. He never made it.
The snow may be gone but the bitter cold is still here and it's going to get worse. Imagine camping outside in these temperatures.
Fire devoured the buildings on Liberty Avenue Saturday night, businesses and homes were swept away by a molten river of flame.
The bullet hole in the wall of the Burger King is the graphic reminder of just how crazy things got Wednesday afternoon, not that anyone who was there will ever forget it.