Harlem

CBS2's Don Champion speaks with Malcolm X's daughter, Malaak Shabazz, on the 50th anniversary of his assassination (Credit: CBS2)

Hundreds Gather To Mark 50 Years Since Malcolm X’s Assassination

Shortly after Malcolm X broke off from the group and turned his back on what it stood for, members of the Nation of Islam gunned him down in the Audubon Ballroom in 1965.

02/21/2015

Police said an off-duty officer was attacked as she left a Dunkin’ Donuts in Harlem on Jan. 21, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Attacked Outside Dunkin’ Donuts In Harlem; Suspect In Custody

The man attacked the officer as she walked out of the shop, punched and kicked her, causing an eye laceration and bruises to her head, according to police. He then took off.

01/21/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio at Martin Luther King Day event. (Credit: Demetrius Freeman/Mayoral Photography Office)

Events Across NYC Honor Life, Legacy Of Martin Luther King Jr.

More than 2,200 people gathered at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in Prospect Heights to remember the life, legacy and message of Dr. King.

01/19/2015

A surveillance of two suspects in a string of robberies of delivery trucks in Upper Manhattan and The Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

2 Suspects Wanted In Robbery Of Delivery Trucks In Upper Manhattan, The Bronx

Police on Thursday were searching for two suspects in the robbery of six delivery trucks in Upper Manhattan and the Bronx over the past month.

01/15/2015

Police patrol outside of a Manhattan court house for the sentencing of convicted terrorist Mustafa Kamel Mustafa on January 9, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Man Made Shooting Motion At Cop With iPhone While Driving In Harlem

NYPD officers arrested a man on Tuesday who allegedly talked about “how easy it would be to shoot a police officer” while holding his iPhone like a gun and pretended to shoot as a squad car went by.

01/14/2015

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NYC Tourism Agency Releases Video Touting Harlem As Tourist Hot Spot

The city’s tourism agency, NYC & Company, released a short documentary Wednesday that spotlights the northern Manhattan neighborhood’s restaurants, music venues and theaters.

01/07/2015

Harlem building where infant was found bruised and unconscious (credit: CBS2)

Mother Questioned After Infant Found Unconscious In East Harlem Apartment Dies

When police arrived they reportedly found the child, Deon McNeil, battered and bleeding in his brother’s arms.

01/03/2015

Surveillance images of a suspect police believe groped a woman in the Kingsbridge Road D Train station in the Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Followed Woman When She Switched Trains, Groped Her In Bronx Station

Police on Tuesday were searching for a man who allegedly tried to strike up a conversation with an uninterested woman, and then grabbed her buttocks, aboard two different subway trains heading from Harlem to the Bronx.

12/16/2014

Harlem sidewalk problems have residents ready to fight the city's Department of Transportation (credit: CBS2)

Sidewalk Repair War Brewing Between Harlem Residents, City DOT

What would you do if the city issued you a violation for something you believe was the city’s fault?

12/15/2014

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, tour one of the reflecting pools at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum on Dec. 9, 2014, in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Prince William, Kate Middleton Visit Sept. 11 Memorial, Met Museum

The couple crossed the memorial plaza in pouring rain and wind, William holding an umbrella.

12/09/2014

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The 5 Best Restaurants In Harlem

You may not automatically think of Harlem as a “foodie” neighborhood but it’s proving to become just that.

12/05/2014

Firefighters respond to a blaze at 139th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem on Nov. 25, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Large Fire Tears Through Building In Harlem

The building at 139th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard broke out in flames at around 9:15 a.m.

11/25/2014

Sugar Hill apartment complex in Harlem (credit: Jane Tillman Irving/WCBS 880)

Low-Income Residents Grateful To Find A Home At New Sugar Hill Complex In Harlem

There were 48,000 applicants for the 124 apartments — about one-fifth of them set aside for the formerly homeless.

11/23/2014

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NYC Ramps Up Efforts To Combat ‘Deed Theft’

Deed theft is becoming one of the fastest-growing; your home is taken and the homeowner doesn’t even know it because it’s on a piece of paper hardly seen.

11/21/2014

A broken water main valve sent a geyser of water into the air in Harlem on Nov. 18, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

20-Inch Water Main Valve Breaks In Harlem

The Department of Sanitation was brought in to sand the roads due to concern over icing amid the wintry cold.

11/18/2014

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