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Police: Man Ripped Off $2,500 Necklace From Diamond District StorePolice were searching Wednesday night for a thief who stole a $2,500 necklace from a jewelry store in the Diamond District in Midtown.
Unknown Chemical Leaves Man Burned Outside Midtown East BuildingA man suffered burns Monday evening when he came into contact with some kind of chemical at a Midtown East building.
Second Suspect Arrested In Maryland In Connection With Diamond District HeistA second suspect was in custody in Maryland Thursday in connection with a heist last month in the Diamond District in Midtown.
1 Held, 1 Suspect Identified In Diamond District Jewelry Store RobberyPolice say a person of interest was in custody late Monday afternoon, in connection with the brazen robbery of a watch store that prompted police to shut down the Diamond District in Midtown last week.
Search On For Men Who Robbed Store In Diamond DistrictInvestigators remained in the famed Diamond District in Midtown late into the night Tuesday, after police say armed robbers boldly tricked their way into a building, robbed a store, and pistol-whipped the owner.
No Criminal Charges For Driver In Times Square Tour Bus CrashThe driver of the tour bus involved in a crash in Times Square this past summer will not face criminal charges.
Food Truck Vendors Pushed Off 47th Street In MidtownThe law has caught up to some Midtown food truck vendors, and it means some New Yorkers will not be able to get their favorite cheap lunches anymore.
Ecofest Celebrates 25 Years Of Green Education And EffortsEcofest celebrated its 25th anniversary in Times Square Sunday, with an assortment of children’s concerts and performances and some lessons in going green for people of all ages.
Bynes: Drug Charges Are 'Lies,' Cop 'Sexually Harassed Me'Amanda Bynes on Saturday released a statement via Twitter, claiming a police officer sexually harassed her and touched her inappropriately the night before her arrest, and that the charges that she threw a bong out a window were a “lie.”
Multicultural St. Pat's For All Parade Held In QueensAn early St. Patrick’s Day was held in Queens Sunday, by a group that says the Fifth Avenue Parade set to take to the street in about two weeks is not inclusive.
WCBS 880 Interview: Raffi Stepanian - Diamond Hunter Of 47th StreetWe like to bring you the stories of people who've found unique ways to make a living. Today, we introduce you to a man who pays the bills with nothing but a pair of tweezers - on his hands and knees.