Union Square Park

Police: Alec Baldwin Arrested After Riding Bike Wrong Way On Fifth AvenueTwo officers stopped Baldwin after they spotted him riding his bike the wrong way on the street near Union Square Park, police said.
Man Declared Brain Dead After Being Discovered Injured In Union SquareA man has been declared brain dead, after being found lying on a bench in Union Square Park with severe injuries to his head and face.
Suspect Charged With Hate Crime For Allegedly Throwing Fatal Union Square PunchA suspect who police say punched a 62-year-old Brooklyn man in Union Square Park has been indicted on a charge of manslaughter as a hate crime.
Man Attacked In Possible Bias Incident In Union Square DiesJeffrey Babbitt slipped into a coma and had been declared brain-dead at Bellevue Hospital after he was randomly attacked in Union Square last week, police said.
Hate Crime Charges Could Be Coming In Union Square RampageA suspect could face hate crime charges in a random act of violence that reportedly left a man brain dead in Union Square Park this week.
Union Square Monuments Get Cleaned Ahead Of Independence DayIndependence Day is just two days away and New York City wants to make sure some of its monuments are ready for the celebration.
Skateboarder Struck, Killed By Truck On Union Square WestPolice on Wednesday continued to investigate a midday accident in which a skateboarder was struck and killed by a delivery truck alongside Union Square Park.
Local Nonprofit Seeks To Make New York The Green CityA local nonprofit the Big Apple to become Green City, and hosted a green fair in Union Square Wednesday to encourage New Yorkers to become more eco-friendly.
Mayor's Alliance Holds 'Adoptapalooza' Pet Adoption Event In Union Square ParkThe Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals, in partnership with the Petco Foundation, is holding an "Adoptapalooza" pet adoption event on Sunday in Union Square Park.
Candlelight Vigil For Wisconsin Temple Shooting Victims To Take Place In Union Square Park The Manhattan Sikh Association will lead the vigil at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday to honor those who were shot dead in Oak Creek, at the hands of alleged shooter Wade Michael Page.
Hundreds Of OWS Protesters, NYPD Clash In Union Square ParkDemonstrators with the Occupy Wall Street movement are now calling Union Square their new home base after a dramatic and sometimes violent face-off between police and protesters stretched into the early morning hours.
Kelly Addresses NYPD Pepper Spray Incident At Wall Street ProtestsThe commissioner won't say whether the cop was justified, but he did describe the protesters' behavior leading up to the incident as "tumultuous conduct."