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Paterson, N.J. Fire

Wind Spreads Raging Fire To 4 Different Places In Paterson, N.J.

Buildings were destroyed, and dozens of people were evacuated, as one extra-alarm fire in Paterson, N.J. turned into four different fires thanks to whipping winds.

03/26/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting in Chelsea on Feb. 7, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

2 Hurt In Early Morning Shooting Near Illegal Club In Chelsea

It happened around 6:30 a.m. Friday near an after-hours club on 24th Street between 5th and 6th avenues.

02/07/2014

Firefighters at the scene of a transformer fire on 51st & 6th Avenue on Jan. 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Midtown Building Partially Evacuated Due To Transformer Fire

Officials are evacuating some floors of 140 West 51st Street due to concerned over high levels of carbon monoxide in the smoke.

01/06/2014

Sixth Avenue Water Main Break

Water Line Break Floods Basements In Midtown

Basements were left flooded in multiple buildings in the Garment District Wednesday afternoon, following a water line break on Sixth Avenue.

12/18/2013

Mohammed Himon (credit: Facebook)

Cab Driver Who Struck British Tourist In Midtown Won’t Face Charges

Sian Green, 23, of Leicester, England was struck when the taxi jumped a curb at Sixth Ave near Radio City Music Hall on Aug. 20. She was rushed into surgery, but doctors couldn’t save her left foot.

11/14/2013

Gowanus Expressway Accident

Accident Closes Westbound Gowanus Expressway In Brooklyn

A major accident shut down the westbound Gowanus Expressway in southern Brooklyn Tuesday evening.

11/05/2013

Flatiron Evacuations

Gas Leak Forces Evacuation Of 9 Buildings In Flatiron District

Nine buildings in Chelsea were evacuated Tuesday, after a gas leak erupted.

10/29/2013

Sian Green (Instagram)

Tourist Who Lost Foot In Midtown Taxi Accident Now Back In U.K.

Sian Green, the tourist who lost her foot when a cab jumped the curb and slammed into her in Midtown, has returned home to the U.K.

10/01/2013

Firefighters stand outside 188 Sixth Ave. on Sept. 19, 2013. (credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Residents Of SoHo Building Return After Evacuation

At around 4:30 p.m., the FDNY ordered everyone out of the building due to some structural integrity possibly due to construction taking place next door to the building.

09/19/2013

(credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS 2)

Taxi Driver Advocate: Bike Messenger To Blame For Shocking Accident

Following the horrific taxi crash this week that ripped off the foot of a British tourist from Midtown, the union representing cab drivers has called for tighter regulations on bike messengers.

08/24/2013

Revelers take part in Dominican Day Parade 2013. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Hundreds Of Thousands Show Their Dominican Pride In Annual Parade

The parade route began at Sixth Avenue and 37th Street and marched up to 52nd Street.

08/11/2013

Snow And Ice Village

Ice Bar Set To Bring Relief To Heat-Weary New Yorkers

The Big Apple might be better termed the Baked Apple this week, with temperatures expected to climb into the 90s for the next three days.

07/05/2013

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

Greenwich Village Fatal Shooting

2 Others Questioned, Released In Anti-Gay Bias-Driven Murder In Greenwich Village

Police have questioned and released two men who were with a suspect who allegedly shot and killed a man in Greenwich Village this weekend – all because he was gay.

05/19/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Police: Gunman Used Anti-Gay Slurs Before Killing Man In Greenwich Village

A gunman used anti-gay slurs before he shot and killed a man in fashionable Greenwich Village early Saturday, police Commissioner Ray Kelly said.

05/18/2013

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