Charges Against Spider-Man In Times Square Squabble DroppedCharges against a costumed Spider-Man accused of slugging a police officer in Times Square have been dismissed after prosecutors decided not to pursue them.
Woman Dressed As Elmo Accused Of Aggressive Tip Seeking In Times SquareAnother costumed character was arrested in Times Square Tuesday, after reports that she was aggressively demanding tips.
Proposed Legislation Seeks To Curb Aggressive Behavior By Costumed Times Square CharactersThe aggressive behavior of some costumed characters in Times Square has left many people feeling that 'there oughta be a law.'
Times Square Costumed Characters, Upset About Leaflets Regarding Tips, Protest 'Hostile' NYPDThe mostly Spanish-speaking immigrants have formed a new group called NYC Artists United for a Smile.
Elmo Impersonator Gets 1 Year In Girl Scouts Extortion PlotDan Sandler, 50, pleaded guilty last month in Manhattan Supreme Court to grand larceny and misdemeanor stalking for plotting to extort the Girl Scouts of America.
Iron Man, Elmo Among Hottest Holiday ToysA flying Iron Man and a huggable Elmo are being labeled the hottest toys for the holiday season, WCBS 880's Marla Diamond reported.
Elmo Impersonator Admits To Plot To Extort Girl ScoutsA homeless man who became infamous for shouting anti-Semitic slurs while dressed as Elmo in Times Square pleaded guilty Wednesday to a bizarre plot to extort the Girl Scouts.
Judge Throws Out Lawsuits Against Former 'Elmo' ActorFederal Judge Kevin Koeltl threw out the lawsuits Monday. He said the claims came more than six years after each man reasonably should have become aware of Clash's alleged violations and more than three years after each turned 18.
DA: Times Square Elmo Impersonator Indicted On Extortion ChargeDan Sandler, 49, has been charged with trying to extort $2 million from the Girl Scouts of America. He pleaded not guilty to the charges on Wednesday.
Fifth Accuser Files Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Against Former Elmo PuppeteerAccording to a federal lawsuit filed in New York on Tuesday, Kevin Kiadii, now 25, says he was 16 when he met Kevin Clash during an online chat.
Elmo Visits The Couch To Celebrate 'Sesame Street Live!'Sesame Street Live's newest stage spectacular is coming to New York City. The show, Elmo's Super Heroes, will be at the Theater at Madison Square Garden from February 7 through February 18th.
Fourth Accuser Alleges Underage Sex With Ex-Elmo Puppeteer Kevin ClashAnother accuser filed a lawsuit Monday, claiming he had underage sex with Kevin Clash – the man who was known until last month as the voice and puppeteer behind Elmo.
Florida Man Sues Ex-Elmo Puppeteer, Claims Abuse Happened In NYCThe man says he met Kevin Clash on a chat line when he was 16 years old in 2000 and exploring modeling opportunities in New York.
Elmo Puppeteer Accuser Speaks Out For The First TimeThe young man who accused Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash of having sex with him as an underage teen, then recanted his story, has broken his silence.
Sesame Workshop: Elmo Actor Kevin Clash Resigns Amid Sex AllegationIn a statement issued Tuesday, Sesame Workshop called the controversy surrounding Kevin Clash's personal life "a distraction that none of us want."