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Sculpture created by New York-based artist Chakaia Booker for the Garment District Summer Public Art Series. (Credit: CBS 2)

A Look At Artist Chakaia Booker’s Garment District Art Installation

The annual Garment District Summer Public Art Series will be captivating audiences until November.

06/04/2014

Sixth Avenue Water Main Break

Water Line Break Floods Basements In Midtown

Basements were left flooded in multiple buildings in the Garment District Wednesday afternoon, following a water line break on Sixth Avenue.

12/18/2013

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

Robber Slams Into Cop, Cyclist Before Ditching Car And Running

A suspected robber trying to escape in a car ran over a police officer and slammed into a bicyclist early Saturday, and ultimately ditched the car and got away after plowing into a dry cleaners in Kips Bay.

06/08/2013

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Report: Woman Says Boss Harassed, Molested Her On The Job

A 22-year-old woman has sued her 73-year-old boss on the grounds that he grabbed her crotch and repeatedly harassed her with sexually graphic language, according to published reports.

03/30/2013

Manhattan Robberies

Cops: Man Holds Up 4 Manhattan Businesses In One Day

Police on Monday said a man used the tactics of a bank robber to hold up not only an actual bank, but also stores and restaurants, from Midtown to the Financial District during one day last week.

03/11/2013

Lauren Odes speaking to reporters on Monday. (credit: CBS 2)

Curvy Manhattan Lingerie Company Worker Says She Was Fired For Being ‘Too Hot’

Lauren Odes said she was “appalled” when her supervisor at Native Intimates suggested she tape down her breasts and wear some looser-fitting clothing, like her boyfriend’s oversized t-shirt.

05/21/2012

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Tebow’s Arrival Brings The Most Polarizing NY Sports Figures In Recent Memory To Mind

Tim Tebow’s evangelical personality and playing style have New Yorkers divided on Tebowmania. But this isn’t the first time in recent memory that a polarizing sports star has come to town and inhabited the back pages.

03/28/2012

(Photo: New York Cares)

Charity Hands Out Winter Coats On Christmas

The coat drive was run by New York Cares. Executive Director Gary Bagley said this isn’t just for the homeless but also the working poor.

12/25/2010