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Police on the scene after a pedestrian was hit at the intersection of Third Avenue and St. Marks Place in the East Village on March 27, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Killed While Crossing Street In East Village

It happened just before 6:30 a.m. at the intersection of Third Avenue and St. Marks Place.

03/27/2014

Jerry Delakas in front of his newly reopened Astor Place newsstand, Jan. 14, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Long-Standing Astor Place Newsstand Closed Down By City Reopens

Operator Jerry Delakas attended Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Gracie Mansion open house on Jan. 5 and talked to the mayor briefly about his trouble. Delakas’ lawyer credits de Blasio for helping his client reopen.

01/14/2014

Christmas trees on display at Kmart. (Credit Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Volunteers Help Make Christmas Merry For 2,500 New Yorkers In Need

That is what Christmas is all about; the giving of yourself in service to someone else.

12/14/2013

FILE - People sit inside a Starbucks Coffee shop in lower Manhattan (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Claims Some NYC Starbucks Workers Mocked Deaf Customers

The lawsuit claims some Starbucks workers in Manhattan were highly insensitive to deaf customers on several occasions, including mocking their manner of speaking.

07/16/2013

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NYPD Officers Injured In Run-In With Anarchists

Two New York police officers were injured on Saturday night in connection with a series of anarchist-related arrests in Manhattan.

04/15/2012

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‘Cat Woman’ Robber Sentenced In Manhattan

Shanna Spalding, the tattooed heavy metal singer, whose stage name is “Purgatory,” became better known as the Cat Woman robber.

02/01/2012

A still shot from the hidden camera that recorded a customer inserting a PIN number (credit: Manhattan District Attorney's Office)

3 Men Indicted In Manhattan ATM ‘Skimming’ Scheme

The men were charged in what prosecutors call and elaborate ATM scam that stole thousands of debit card numbers from unknowing customers.

11/16/2011

A person sleeps under an overhang on Broadway in Lower Manhattan - New York, NY - Aug 28, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Some Homeless Ride Out Hurricane Irene On The Street

It’s a challenge to live on the streets, even when the weather cooperates. But when Tropical Storm Irene moved over New York City, it was especially difficult for some of the city’s homeless.

08/28/2011

Isamu Noguchi's sculpture called the "Red Cube" in New York City

Off The Beaten Path – 10 Alternatives To The MOMA And The Met

If you’re going to be spending time indoors, make the most of a rainy day and hit up one of New York City’s many museums.

09/28/2010