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Office cleaners at two Midtown high-rises went on strike Wednesday, saying their salaries have been slashed and their health benefits have been done away with. (Credit Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

Midtown Office Cleaners Strike, Say Pay Has Been Cut And Insurance Eliminated

Office cleaners at two Midtown high-rises went on strike Wednesday, saying their salaries have been slashed and their health benefits have been done away with.

11/20/2013

Starbucks coffee logo (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Starbucks To Open First Tea Bar On Upper East Side

Starbucks may be associated more with coffee than any other corporate name, but now the company is planning to branch out to open its first Tea Bar in New York.

10/23/2013

Suspected wanted for trying to steal items from the Tourneau store on Madison Avenue (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspects Try, Fail To Rob Midtown Tourneau Store

On Thursday afternoon, police said the suspects tried to break a display case with a hammer, but were unsuccessful and fled the store empty-handed.

10/11/2013

Police on patrol in East Harlem a day after a stray bullet struck a school bus full of children (credit: CBS 2)

Parents Unnerved After Stray Bullet Strikes School Bus In East Harlem

The students had just been dismissed from Choir Academy of Harlem on Monday afternoon when police said gunfire erupted on East 127th Street.

09/24/2013

Gunfire Hits School Bus

Gunfire Strikes School Bus With Children Onboard In East Harlem

No one was injured Monday when gunfire struck a school bus in Harlem.

09/23/2013

Food Truck Fight

Food Truck Vendors Pushed Off 47th Street In Midtown

The law has caught up to some Midtown food truck vendors, and it means some New Yorkers will not be able to get their favorite cheap lunches anymore.

09/17/2013

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

Officers outside a building in Elizabeth, NJ where police say one woman was killed and another injured during an attack inside an apartment on Thursday, May 9, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Strangled, Another Injured In Elizabeth Attack

Just before 11 p.m., police were called to a building on Madison Avenue just across the street from Winfield Scott Elementary School.

05/09/2013

Persian Parade, 2007

New York Persian Parade Proceeds Along Madison Avenue

Persian culture and heritage were on display on the East Side of Manhattan Sunday, for what is billed as the largest Persian parade in the world.

04/14/2013

(file / credit: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Water Main Bursts, Reportedly At Midtown Hotel

A water main burst in Midtown Sunday, reportedly in the New York Palace Hotel.

04/14/2013

Madison Avenue Bus Crash

25 Hurt In Upper East Side Bus Crash After Driver Passes Out

Twenty-five people were injured Monday evening after a Metropolitan Transit Authority bus driver passed out at the wheel and crashed into several vehicles on the Upper East Side, leaving passengers trapped inside.

01/28/2013

Bedbugs (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Veterans Aid Organization In Eviction Fight With Landlord Over Bedbugs

Veterans Across America has been forced to the 21st floor. The group has stopped paying rent due to the bedbugs.

12/11/2012

Fire generic image

Paterson, N.J., Couple Jumps To Neighbor’s House To Escape Fire

A Paterson couple escaped their burning home by jumping from their roof onto a neighbor’s roof, and climbing through that neighbor’s bedroom window, witnesses said.

12/01/2012

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

Report: Man Arrested After Melee In Madison Avenue Jewelry Store

A melee broke out at a fine jewelry store on Madison Avenue Wednesday afternoon, after a man attacked a security guard who would not let him in, according to a published report.

11/21/2012

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights celebrate with their fans after a win against the Arkansas Razorbacks at Razorback Stadium on September 22, 2012. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Dyer: Biggest Football Game This Weekend In The Tri-State? Rutgers Gets That Nod

Already off to their best start since the magical 2006 season — the year when Rutgers finished 11-2 and won the first bowl game in program history — the Scarlet Knights need this hot start to become credible again.

10/05/2012

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