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Midtown TGI Friday's Fire

Fire Rages At Midtown TGI Friday’s Restaurant

An extra-alarm fire broke out Friday evening at the TGI Friday’s restaurant on Fifth Avenue in Midtown.

06/06/2014

Midtown East Bus Accident

1 Hospitalized When City Bus, 2 Cars Crash In Midtown East

A city bus and two cars were involved in an accident in Midtown East Tuesday afternoon, sending one person to an area hospital.

04/15/2014

Microwave oven. (Photo by Fernando Camino/Cover/Getty Images)

Police: Mother Assaulted Girl, 3, For Microwaving Cellphone

A mother was arrested this week, on charges that she assaulted her 3-year-old daughter after the child destroyed her cellphone by cooking it in the microwave oven.

03/07/2014

Queens Luring Suspect

Police On The Hunt For Suspect Who Tried To Lure Girl Into SUV In Queens

Police Thursday night were asking the public to help them in the search for a man who tried to lure a 12-year-old girl into his sport-utility vehicle in Queens.

03/06/2014

New York City Pothole (credit: CBS 2)

Parts Of The FDR Drive To Shut Down For Pothole Repairs

Motorists are advised that two southbound lanes will be closed between 49th Street and the UN underpass.

02/16/2014

FDNY Engine

Fire Breaks Out In Hell’s Kitchen Con Edison Substation

A transformer fire in Hell’s Kitchen was extinguished Sunday without any customers suffering power outages, Con Edison said.

12/29/2013

West New York Nail Salon Shooting

Police: Man, Woman Dead In West New York Murder-Suicide

A man and woman were killed Wednesday afternoon at a West New York, N.J. nail salon, according to a published report.

12/18/2013

Police released this surveillance image of an arson suspect in Sunnyside, Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Arrested In Queens Arsons That Left Ex-Councilman’s Car Torched

A 22-year-old man was charged Monday night in a series of alleged arsons in Sunnyside Queens.

08/19/2013

Queens Arson Suspect

Suspect Wanted In Car, Trash Fires In Queens

Police were searching Sunday night for a suspect who set a car on fire, and is also suspected in several trash fires, in the Sunnyside section of Queens.

08/18/2013

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High School Dean Accused Of Having Sex With, Harassing Students

A dean at a high school in Hell’s Kitchen has resigned, after investigators said he had sex with four students – one of them 16 years old.

07/30/2013

A car passes a parking lot in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

7 Indicted In Credit Card Fraud Scheme At Midtown Parking Garage

Seven people were indicted Wednesday on charges of stealing credit card information from customers at the Midtown parking garage.

12/05/2012

The man suspected of pushing a man in front of a subway train is seen arguing with victim. (credit: NYPD).

New York Post Subway Murder Photo Draws Strong Reaction From Readers

Many readers reacted with outrage Tuesday at the front cover photo on the New York Post, which shows subway murder victim Ki-Suk Han hanging from the platform just before he was struck and killed by a train.

12/04/2012

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As Winter Continues, Potholes Plague New York City

Drivers are expected to be dodging the potholes, created by freeze-thaw cycles and plows scraping streets down to the bare pavement, for the months to come.

01/28/2011

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Police Trying To Identify Elderly Woman Found in Queens

New York City police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify an elderly woman who was found in Queens on Tuesday.

08/19/2010