Madison Avenue

Handbags stolen from Chanel boutique on Madison Avenue. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: $150,000 Worth Of Handbags Stolen From Madison Avenue Chanel Store

Thieves with expensive taste took off with more than $150,000 worth of handbags in a high-end heist on the Upper East Side.

07/30/2015

Four people were found shot and wounded in different locations in East Harlem on Wednesday, June 24. (Credit: Alice Gainer/CBS2)

2 Men Shot Inside East Harlem Deli, 2 People Struck By Bullets Outside Deli

Four people were found shot and wounded Wednesday afternoon in East Harlem.

06/24/2015

A taxi caught fire at 48th Street and Madison Avenue on Tuesday, June 16. (Credit: Nicole)

Taxi Bursts Into Flames At Madison Avenue, 48th Street

A yellow cab burst into flames in the middle of the evening rush in Midtown East late Tuesday afternoon.

06/16/2015

Sidewalks have reopened after a manhole fire sent smoke billowing through Midtown (Paul Murnan/CBS2)

Manhole Fire In Midtown Leaves Businesses Dark, Snarls Friday Commute

Four buildings in the area were left without power as the thick aroma of an electrical fire filled the air.

06/12/2015

Damage is seen on Madison Avenue, where a crane dropped its load May 31, 2015. (Credit: Mayor Bill de Blasio's Office)

L.I. Couple Grateful To Be Alive After SUV Crushed In Midtown Crane Accident

An investigation is underway into Sunday’s crane accident at a Midtown building that sent a massive air conditioning unit falling hundreds of feet to the ground, injuring 10 people.

06/01/2015

Surveillance images of two suspects in the robbery of the Tourneau jewelry store on Madison Avenue on Tuesday, May 12. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Issue Photos Of 2 Suspects In Madison Avenue Tourneau Robbery

Police on Wednesday released surveillance images of two men wanted in connection with a violent robbery at the Tourneau jewelry store on Madison Avenue.

05/13/2015

Police outside the Tourneau store in Midtown after a robbery on May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

1 Suspect Arrested, 2 Wanted, After Tourneau Store Robbery In Midtown

Three suspects wearing dark suits entered the store at 53rd and Madison Avenue, sources said.

05/12/2015

A man was wounded, and a city bus was damaged, in a shooting in East Harlem on Monday, April 20. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Man Shot, Wounded In East Harlem; Bullet Also Strikes MTA Bus

A man was shot and wounded in East Harlem late Monday afternoon, and a bullet also struck a passing city bus.

04/20/2015

Residents say there are rumors that an Apple Store may move into this building at 74th Street and Madison Avenue. (Credit: CBS2)

Some Upper East Side Neighbors Not Happy About Rumored Apple Store

An Apple Store is rumored to be set to open on the Upper East Side, and the thought of the potential new neighbor has residents divided.

04/17/2015

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Tanker Truck Crashes In Rahway, NJ

A tanker truck that crashed and hit parked cars in Rahway, New Jersey, has closed W. Inman Avenue between Jefferson and Madison avenues.

04/14/2015

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Four Construction Workers Injured In Partial Collapse At Midtown Building

It’s still unclear exactly what collapsed. Witnesses reported seeing a chandelier crashing to the ground, in addition to what the FDNY called a metal rail collapse.

04/07/2015

Surveillance images of a suspect in a string of burglaries in SoHo, Midtown and the Upper East Side. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Window-Smashing Burglary Suspect In SoHo, UES Incidents

Police on Wednesday were asking for help in finding a suspect in a string of burglaries around Manhattan – from SoHo to the Upper East Side.

03/04/2015

The Taxi and Limousine Commission has suspended the license for Amin Jarjisu Issa over an alleged incident involving roughing up a pregnant woman. (Credit: CBS2)

Cabbie’s License Suspended After Pregnant Woman Is Allegedly Roughed Up

The Taxi and Limousine Commission announced Tuesday that it has suspended the license of a cab driver accused of throwing a pregnant woman out of his vehicle.

02/24/2015

Leslie Cooper blames a premature birth on being roughed up by a cab driver while pregnant at 57th Street and Madison Avenue. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Blames Premature Birth On Being Roughed Up By Cabbie

A woman claims the driver’s violent act caused her to deliver her baby five weeks early, and the cabbie remained behind the wheel as of Monday night.

02/23/2015

A cabbie allegedly rammed an NYPD squad car, then hit another cab, in Midtown East on Monday, Jan. 12. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Officer Injured When Squad Car Is Rammed By Cabbie In Midtown East

An NYPD officer was injured in a crash Midtown East Monday afternoon, when a cabbie allegedly rammed the officer’s squad car while evading a traffic stop.

01/12/2015

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