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The marquee at the historic Apollo Theater announces the death of former South African President and civil rights champion Nelson Mandela, on December 5, 2013.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Empire State Building Lit Up In Tribute To Nelson Mandela

From Harlem to Hollywood, Paris to Beijing, people hailed Nelson Mandela’s indomitable courage in the face of adversity as an inspiration for all.

12/06/2013

Nijaey Hilton, 5, was found safe after allegedly being abducted by her uncle. (credit: NYPD)

Queens Man Accused Of Abducting Niece Held Without Bail After ‘Out Of Control’ Court Appearance

Two lawyers refused to represent Ramel Robinson after he threatened to spit in their faces. Robinson also threatened to spit on the judge.

12/06/2013

Nijaey Hilton, 5, was found safe after allegedly being abducted by her uncle. (credit: NYPD)

Missing East Harlem Girl, 5, Found Safe

According to police, Nijaey Hilton was last seen leaving her apartment on East 112th Street with her uncle around 10:30 Tuesday night.

12/04/2013

Police are looking for a man who allegedly brandished a handgun while robbing a Subway Sandwich shop in Harlem. (Credit DCPI Handout)

Cops Seek Suspect In Connection With Harlem Armed Robbery

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred in Harlem.

11/30/2013

Harlem Grid Search

NYPD To Businesses: Turn Security Cameras Toward Streets

The NYPD wants business owners to help solve crime in one Harlem precinct by turning their security cameras to the street.

11/30/2013

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

2 Men Struck, Killed By Cars In Separate Sunday Morning Accidents

Two men were struck and killed by vehicles in separate accidents in Manhattan and the Bronx Sunday morning.

11/24/2013

The guns, cash and  pot seized from the apartments of two suspected drug traffickers. (credit: Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor)

2 Suspected Drug Traffickers Indicted Following Months-Long Investigation

More than $35,000 in marijuana, four guns and $21,000 in cash were seized, along with two pit bulls and a large python. The drugs and cash were found at the dealing site in Harlem and at the men’s apartments in the Bronx.

11/22/2013

Islan Nettles (image via CBS 2)

Report: Suspect Released In Fatal Beating Of Transgender Woman

The man charged with beating a transgender woman to death in Harlem this past summer walked free Tuesday, according to a published report.

11/19/2013

Actor Anthony Mackie was arrested on DWI charges in Harlem on Saturday morning.(Photo by Andy Kropa/Getty Images)

Actor Anthony Mackie Arrested In Harlem On DWI Charge

Police in New York say the 35-year-old “Pain & Gain” actor was pulled over just before 1:30 a.m. Saturday in Harlem. They say he refused to take a Breathalyzer test to measure his blood alcohol level.

11/09/2013

Apollo Theater (credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Toni On! New York: Heading Up To Harlem

This week WLNY’s Toni Senecal took a trip uptown to Harlem for a tour of the diverse, multicultural neighborhood, and as always some great food.

11/09/2013

Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota campaign in the New York City mayoral race. (credit: Getty Images)

Lhota Slams Harry Belafonte For ‘Race Baiting’ Comments

Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio hit the campaign trail Sunday with several events around the city.

11/03/2013

The Rev. Dr. Eugene Callender died at the age of 87. (Credit CBS 2)

Harlem’s Rev. Dr. Eugene Callender Dead At 87

Rev. Dr. Callender also worked alongside Dr. Martin Luther Kind Jr. and served on five presidential commissions.

11/02/2013

FILE - Gallons of milk sit on a cooler shelf at a grocery store. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

New York Food Stamp Families Adjust As Benefit Cuts Kick In

For many New York families the reduction in benefits will mean finding other ways to put food on the table.

11/01/2013

Al Sharpton

Lhota, De Blasio Both Make Appearances With Rev. Sharpton

Mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota both made appearances Saturday with the Rev. Al Sharpton, who recently celebrated his birthday.

10/05/2013

Harlem Robbery Suspect

Police Search For Suspect Who Allegedly Tried To Rob Man In Harlem Building

Police Wednesday night were asking the public to help them find a suspect who tried to rob a 64-year-old man the lobby of a building in Harlem.

09/25/2013

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