There have been at least three similar reports within the past month. In some cases, the men took pictures of the children, CBS 2 reported.
The fire appears to have started in a 99 cent store on the first floor of a building on 174th Street and Saint Nicholas Avenue around 10:45 a.m. Monday.
A trade group was offering a $5,000 reward Saturday for information leading to the burglars who struck six restaurants and a bodega in Upper Manhattan.
Another biker has been arrested in the road rage attack that left a sport-utility vehicle driver injured.
A seventh biker has been arraigned on charges stemming from the Sept. 29 incident that began on the West Side Highway.
Wojciech Braszczok was arraigned on assault, gang assault and criminal mischief charges.
His lawyer had said Monday that the detective only witnessed other bikers attacking the vehicle.
New charges were issued overnight in the infamous motorcycle road rage incident on the Henry Hudson Parkway and in Washington Heights.
State Sen. Adriano Espaillat and others gathered Thursday in Washington Heights where they unveiled what they said was new video of Sunday’s biker rally.
The video was posted on YouTube Monday morning and appeared to be taken from a camera mounted on a motorcyclist’s helmet.
Good Samaritans helped rescue a man Monday afternoon when a fire broke out in a Washington Heights apartment building.
The bike path along the Hudson River is popular with New Jersey bikers who even though it’s dark take the route and cross the George Washington Bridge to get home at night.
Residents of Washington Heights and Inwood will be stuck with the No. 1 train during the overnight hours this week, as the northernmost leg of the A train shuts down for Fastrack repairs.
Some workers at a Washington Heights McDonald’s walked off the job Friday, claiming they have been forced to work without air conditioning all summer long.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday served a major subpoena on a New York City landlord, accusing the firm of kicking immigrant tenants out just so it could raise the rents.