The impact was so strong, it sent both vehicles crashing into a building and several parked cars. The scaffolding that was in front of the building collapsed onto the wreckage.
The city’s Department of Sanitation has put out a call for “snow laborers” to help remove snow and ice from bus stops, crosswalks, fire hydrants and step streets.
The four suspects arrested on drug charges stemming from the investigation into Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death had the actor’s cell phone number, a source said Wednesday night.
The heavy snow and ice proved too much for the awning in front of a Duane Reade on 14th Street.
As another snowstorm struck New York City Monday, residents of Staten Island complained about dangerous and unplowed streets – following similar complaints on the Upper East Side after a Jan. 21 snowstorm.
The National Congress of American Indians has released an ad ahead of the Super Bowl in hopes of encouraging fans to push the Washington Redskins to change their team’s name.
Five suspects with hammers entered the store at the corner of Fifth Avenue and 52nd Street at about 12:30 p.m. Thursday and used hammers to smash open a glass display case.
Bratton said the head of police training is working on a new plan for a “more comprehensive recruit training environment during their first year.”
A judge ruled last year that the New York Police Department had discriminated against blacks and Hispanics with how it went about stopping, questioning and sometimes frisking people on the street.
Brandon Betancourt was last seen leaving his home on 66th Road around 7 a.m., police said.
Stephanie Gibbs said that on Friday Miguel Tactuk, a seventh-grade teacher at Junior High School 232, first called her 12-year-old daughter, Kayla, an “ogre.”
Carlos Amarillo, 44, has been charged with two counts of murder and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon, police said.
For the fifth time in two years a car has crashed coming off of the Queensboro Bridge.
The building will provide classes from each of the school’s disciplines, plus a cafeteria, a library and dormitories.
Snowfall totals reached more than 13 inches in Lindenhurst in Suffolk County and more than 11 inches in Merrick in Nassau County.