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Midtown East Bus Accident

1 Hospitalized When City Bus, 2 Cars Crash In Midtown East

A city bus and two cars were involved in an accident in Midtown East Tuesday afternoon, sending one person to an area hospital.

04/15/2014

President Barack Obama shops for clothing for his family alongside store employee Susan Panariello (R) during a visit to a Gap clothing store in New York City, March 11, 2014, to highlight his proposal to raise the federal minimum wage. (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Stops At Midtown Gap During NYC Visit

Obama made a trip to an outpost of the Gap in Midtown East, and made a political point in doing so. He came to buy some sweaters for his daughters, athletic wear for his wife and to make a pitch for the minimum wage.

03/11/2014

Grand Central Rezoning

City Planner: Rezoning Near Grand Central Will Transform Midtown East

Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been thinking big even as his time at City Hall nears its end, pushing the City Council to approve a rezoning plan that could bring a new generation of skyscrapers to the area around Grand Central Station.

10/22/2013

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Midtown East Apartment Fire Leaves 5 Injured

Five people were injured Wednesday when a fire broke out in Midtown East.

10/09/2013

Lee and Herbert Margolin took on an armed mugger in Midtown...and won. (Credit CBS 2)

Elderly Couple Fights Off Accused Armed Mugger In Midtown

An elderly couple, who have been married for nearly 60 years, worked together to fight off an accused robber in Midtown on Tuesday night.

08/02/2013

Investigators on the scene after a woman died after plummeting from the balcony of a building on East 57th Street on Aug. 1, 2013. (credit: (credit: Marie-Janine Hellstrom)

Woman Killed In 17-Story Fall From Midtown Manhattan Balcony

Jennifer Rosoff stepped out to smoke a cigarette on the balcony of her corner apartment when she either leaned against or sat on the railing, police said.

08/01/2013

Midtown East Manhol Fire

Manhole Explosion Rocks Midtown East

A manhole fire caused quite a scare Saturday evening in Midtown East.

06/15/2013

Third Avenue Bank Robber

Police Search For Robber Who Held Up Midtown East Bank

Police this weekend were asking for the public’s help in finding a robber who held up a bank in Midtown East.

04/13/2013

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Queens Man Arrested In Connection With Fire That Injured 3 In Midtown East Restaurant

A fire broke out Friday night at a sushi restaurant in Midtown East, leaving three people injured from burns.

11/10/2012

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Best Karaoke Bars In New York City

With nearly 150,000 songs to choose from, Duet 35 is the perfect venue for music lovers of any persuasion.

07/23/2010