57th Street

FDNY truck/file (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/GettyImages)

Woman Found Dead At Scene Of Brooklyn Fire

A woman was found dead Monday evening in a fire that broke out in a basement apartment in southern Brooklyn.

12/02/2013

Crews work to bring down a troublesome crane from a 57th Street high rise. (Credit Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Troublesome 57th Street Crane Being Taken Down

Work to lower the boom and all other parts continued on Saturday evening and was expected to go all night long and into the morning.

11/09/2013

Generic fire (credit: Clip Art)

Midtown East Apartment Fire Leaves 5 Injured

Five people were injured Wednesday when a fire broke out in Midtown East.

10/09/2013

Wheelchair-Bound Theft Suspect

Wheelchair-Bound Suspect Charged With Stealing Purses, Wallets

A wheelchair-bound man was in police custody Saturday morning, accused of stealing wallets and purses from guests at high-end Manhattan restaurants and hotels.

09/21/2013

Jennifer Rosoff

Friends Say Goodbye To Ad Exec Who Fell From Balcony, Died

Family and friends paid their last respects Sunday to an advertising executive who plunged 17 stories to her death from a Midtown balcony.

08/04/2013

One57 Crane Reinstallation

Crane Returns To Top Of Luxury Condo Project Over 6 Months After Sandy

A huge metal crane that was toppled by Superstorm Sandy and left hanging precariously over the road was finally going back up Saturday.

05/11/2013

Jets Jersey Bank Robber

Jets Jersey-Clad Bank Robber Connected To Earlier Incident

Police on Saturday connected a man spotted wearing a Jets jersey to a pattern of bank robberies going back to last month.

05/11/2013

Four Seasons Thieves

Thieves Brazenly Steal $2 Million Worth Of Jewelry From Four Seasons Hotel

Thieves pulled off a stunning jewelry heist this weekend at one of the city’s most posh hotels.

02/17/2013

A dangling crane following a collapse at the One57 construction site at 57th Street and 6th Avenue as Hurricane Sandy blows into town on Oct. 29, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Report: Crane That Dangled Dangerously During Sandy Rebuilt In Gingerbread

The crane that collapsed and terrified Midtown residents and visitors as it dangled over the road during Superstorm Sandy has been rebuilt by an area hotel in gingerbread form, according to a published report.

12/02/2012

A crane arm damaged by Sandy dangling over West 57th Street as seen from Chopper 880 - Oct. 31, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Midtown Streets Reopening, Evacuees Returning With Dangling Crane Secured

West 57th Street in Midtown has reopened to pedestrian traffic, with the crane that collapsed during Superstorm Sandy now secured.

11/04/2012

Mayor MIchael Bloomberg

Bloomberg Urges People To Seek Shelter, Slams LIPA Over Rockaways

Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Saturday urged everyone who might need shelter to seek it out as the temperature drops, and slammed the Long Island Power Authority for not attending more promptly to outages in the Rockaways.

CBS New York–11/03/2012

A crane arm damaged by Sandy dangling over West 57th Street as seen from Chopper 880 - Oct. 31, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Crews Work To Secure 57th Street Crane That Collapsed As Sandy Picked Up Speed

The crane had been blown over on Monday as winds from Sandy began picking up. The rig’s arm dangled precariously and forced evacuations in the thick of the storm.

11/03/2012

Triathletes compete in the Aquaphor New York City Triathlon. (Credit: CBS 2)

Aquaphor New York City Triathlon Causes Commuter Alert, Road Closures

More than 3,000 triathletes competed in the 12th Annual Aquaphor New York City Triathlon, and a commuter alert was in effect on Sunday for people traveling on the west side of Manhattan.

07/08/2012

boroparkfire

Firefighters Battle 3-Story Building Fire In Brooklyn

Flames broke out inside a three-story building in Brooklyn just after 5:30 on Saturday morning.

12/18/2010

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