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Amsterdam Avenue

An extra-alarm fire broke out in a building at 136th Street and Amsterdam Avenue on Monday, Aug. 18. (Credit: CBS 2)

1 Dead In Hamilton Heights Apartment Building Fire

An extra-alarm fire broke out late Monday afternoon in an apartment building in Hamilton Heights.

08/18/2014

Franklin Reyes is charged in the traffic accident that killed Ariel Russo, 4, on the Upper West Side in June 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

Teen Charged In Hit-And-Run Death Of Ariel Russo Could Accept Plea Deal

A judge will soon decide whether Franklin Reyes, 18, should get off with a lighter sentence.

07/30/2014

This enormous hornet nest was found in a tree in Raoul Wallenberg Playground in Washington Heights on Wednesday, July 23. (Credit: CBS 2)

Huge Hornet Nest Found In Washington Heights Playground Tree

An enormous hornet nest was found in a tree surrounding a Washington Heights playground Wednesday, prompting a response from the NYPD.

07/23/2014

Franklin Reyes is charged in the traffic accident that killed Ariel Russo, 4, on the Upper West Side in June 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

Teen Accused In UWS Accident That Killed Girl, 4, Now Charged With Looting Apartment

The teen accused in a traffic accident that left a 4-year-old girl dead on the Upper West Side last year has now been accused of looting an apartment along with his father.

07/19/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Dead After Being Hit By 2 Vehicles In Washington Heights

A 76-year-old man was struck by two vehicles and killed Friday evening in Upper Manhattan.

12/21/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Shot, Killed In Front Of Washington Heights Building

Police on Saturday were seeking the assailant who shot and killed a man in Washington Heights.

11/30/2013

Generic fire (credit: Clip Art)

Fire Sweeps Through Supermarket, Laundromat In Harlem

No injuries were reported Sunday night when an extra-alarm fire ripped through a grocery store and Laundromat in Harlem.

11/10/2013

Bike lanes

Amsterdam Avenue Business Owners: Hit Brakes On Plan For Bike Lanes

The local community board has asked the city to devise a plan for Amsterdam Avenue that is expected to include a bike lane.

10/21/2013

Harlem Robbery Suspect

Police Search For Suspect Who Allegedly Tried To Rob Man In Harlem Building

Police Wednesday night were asking the public to help them find a suspect who tried to rob a 64-year-old man the lobby of a building in Harlem.

09/25/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Search On For Suspect Who Held Up Jewelry Store On Upper West Side

Police on Monday evening were looking for a suspect who posed as a construction worker to find his way into an Upper West Side jewelry store, then robbed the store at gunpoint.

08/19/2013

Yeshiva University High School

12 Plaintiffs Join Lawsuit Alleging Sex Abuse At Yeshiva University High School

Twelve additional former students have joined the $380 million lawsuit alleging sexual abuse at Yeshiva University High School.

08/07/2013

Ariel Russo (Handout)

FDNY Commish: Human Error Delayed Response To Crash That Killed 4-Year-Old

“Somebody made a mistake that was handling that call and we’re looking into it, we’ll find out what happened,” Fire Commissioner Sal Cassano said Friday.

06/07/2013

Franklin Reyes

Attorney: Unlicensed Teen Driver Admits To Everything In Accident That Killed Girl, 4

The 17-year-old unlicensed driver accused of striking and killing a 4-year-old girl and injuring her grandmother on the Upper West Side was in court Wednesday night to answer to serious charges.

06/05/2013

Bryco Firearm (Credit: NYPD)

15-Year-Old Shooting Suspect Arrested Near Hamilton Heights

A 15-year-old boy was arrested early Sunday morning in possession of a loaded .380 caliber gun near Hamilton Heights.

02/10/2013

Washington Heights Fire

FDNY Battles Multi-Alarm Fire In Washington Heights; Firefighters Injured

An extra-alarm fire broke out Wednesday evening at an apartment building in Washington Heights, causing minor injuries to several people.

01/23/2013

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