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Police Arrest Suspect In Attempted Kidnapping At Central Park Playground

Cecile Jackson has been charged with second-degree attempted kidnapping.


Police say a suspect made off with a man's wristwatch in The Ramble section of Central Park in May 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Another Mugging Reported In Central Park

Police are investigating another mugging in Central Park. It happened just after 1 a.m. Wednesday at West 81st Street and Central Park West in The Ramble section of the park, CBS2 reported.


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Teenage Boy, Girl Charged In Central Park Gang Assault

A 17-year-old boy and a 14-year-old girl were charged Tuesday in connection with a gang attack on another pair of teens in Central Park earlier this month.


A sketch of a suspect who allegedly tried to kidnap a 2-year-old boy in Central Park. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Woman Tried To Abduct Boy, 2, From Central Park Playground

Police released a sketch Friday of a woman who allegedly tried to abduct a 2-year-old boy at Heckscher playground in Central Park this week.


A sketch of a suspect in a robbery on East Drive in Central Park on Sunday, May 10. Credit: NYPD)

Police Release Sketch In Weekend Robbery On Eastern Side Of Central Park

Police on Wednesday released a sketch in connection with one of three robberies in Central Park this past weekend.


Visitors to Central Park on May 10, 2015. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Surveillance Video Shows More Than A Dozen Teens Rob Couple In Central Park

Visitors to Central Park remain on edge following 3 violent muggings over the weekend.


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Police Investigating Two Separate Muggings In Central Park

One of the muggings involved what was described as a gang of more than a dozen teenagers.


FILE -- A view of Central Park from the 75th floor of 432 Park Avenue (credit: 
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Community Board Meets To Address Concerns Of Megatowers Casting Shadows On Central Park

There are concerns megatowers going up in the 57th Street area could dim parts of Central Park.


A surveillance image of two suspects in the robbery of a man in Central Park on Sunday, April 19. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Teen, Preteen Boys On Bikes Robbed Man In Central Park

Police on Monday were searching for a group of preteen and teenage suspects who robbed a man of his cellphone in Central Park earlier this month.


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Best Waterfront Destinations In The US

Most every popular destination in America shares something in common — a waterfront setting.


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5 Must-Visit Live Music Venues In NYC

New York City is one of the best cities in the world for live music. To find the best of the best check out Sarah Tomlinson’s “5 Must-Visit Live Music Venues In NYC.”


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5 U.S. Trips To Take With The Entire Family

Many of the best family-friendly destinations are also among the most obvious.


A view of Central Park from the 75th floor of 432 Park Avenue  on Oct. 15, 2104. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/Getty Images)

Councilman: New High-Rises Are Leaving Central Park In Shadows

A city councilman is taking action in the wake of some new construction that is making Central Park dark even in daylight.


A map of Washington Square Park transformed into a Pac-Man board. (Credit: Google Maps)

Google Maps Transformed Into Pac-Man Board For April Fool’s Day

With April Fool’s Day around the corner, Google Maps provided a new diversion for Internet browsers – treating them to a game of Pac-Man using the image of their very own neighborhoods.


A tractor-trailer got stuck under an overpass in Central Park on March 30, 2015. (credit: Lee Abrahamian)

Tractor-Trailer Gets Stuck Under 65th Street Transverse In Central Park

A witness at the scene told CBS2 she had to get off a bus and walk through the park as a result of the incident.