Borough Hall

Police are looking for this man in connection with the theft of a cellphone and wallet from a subway passenger on Dec. 8, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Accidental Selfie Taken After Cellphone Was Stolen

A search continued Sunday evening, after police released an inadvertent selfie taken with a stolen cellphone in an effort to track down the thief who took it from a man who fell asleep on the subway.

01/05/2014

Brinckerhoff Cemetery has graves dating back to 1730. (Credit: CBS 2)

Queens Residents Celebrate As Brinckerhoff Cemetery Achieves Landmark Status

People in Queens said that allowing a developer to build on the Brinckerhoff Cemetery would have been a grave injustice, but on Tuesday night they’re celebrating a landmark victory.

08/14/2012

Occupy Wall Street Holds Major Day Of Action In New York City (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Protesters March To Brooklyn Bridge; Subway Fears Don’t Materialize

Occupy Wall Street’s “Day of Action” slowed down Thursday night, hours after a large numbers of protesters headed from Union Square to Foley Square before heading to the Brooklyn Bridge.

11/17/2011

Con Ed workers

Faulty Feeder Causes S.I. Boro Hall Evacuation

The fire department says a faulty feeder overheated in the subbasement Friday morning. That created a smoky condition that elevated levels of the gas.

01/21/2011