Police: Varick Street Federal Building Gunman Had Been Fired By Labor DepartmentResidents of a Fort Lee block were shocked Friday night, after police said one of their neighbors shot and killed a security officer at the federal building in the Hudson Square area before turning the gun on himself.
Police: Gunman Shoots Security Officer Dead, Kills Self At Varick Street Federal BuildingA man shot and a security officer who later died, and then took his own life, at a federal office building in the Hudson Square area Friday, police said.
Police: Man Hit Port Authority Police Car Near Holland Tunnel, Made Threats To OfficersA man was arrested and charged Wednesday night after he allegedly hit two parked vehicles and a Port Authority police car, and made threatening statements to police, near the Lower Manhattan entrance to the Holland Tunnel.
Mess Persists Into Night From Water Main Break Near Holland Tunnel In Lower ManhattanThe 12-inch main broke around 6 a.m. at the intersection of Varick Street and Spring Street.
Firefighters Suffer Through Extreme Cold To Battle Brooklyn Lumber BlazeFirefighters endured extreme cold overnight as they battled an extra-alarm blaze that ripped through a lumber yard in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
Four Hurt In Shooting At Lower Manhattan NightclubGunfire erupted around 12:15 a.m. Thursday at the Sounds of Brazil Club, also known as SOB's, on Varick Street.
Robbers Strike McDonald's In Hudson SquarePolice on Sunday were searching for a pair of robbers who held up a McDonald’s in the Hudson Square area of Lower Manhattan during the early morning hours.
Cops: Man Holds Up 4 Manhattan Businesses In One DayPolice on Monday said a man used the tactics of a bank robber to hold up not only an actual bank, but also stores and restaurants, from Midtown to the Financial District during one day last week.
Huge Sales Push Powerball Jackpot To $500 MillionHuge tickets sales nationwide boosted the top prize from $425 million to $500 million for Wednesday's drawing.
Neighbors Question Plan To Beautify Traffic Islands Near Holland TunnelA cup of coffee and the morning paper right beside traffic gridlock? It is indeed all part of a plan to socialize and beautify traffic islands near the Holland Tunnel.
Keidel: Can Yankees Fans Still Hate The Red Sox When They're This Bad?It’s almost impossible to hate the Red Sox when they’re this bad. Almost. Stomp them now, before they get good again, which will eventually happen. Eventually.