| Feb 23, 2010
| 6:08 AM
Shani McManus is an award-winning journalist whose career has spanned more than 30 years, both in print and broadcast journalism, and has taken her to many regions around the country and abroad.
Currently senior staff writer with the Jewish Journal,...
| Jan 25, 2010
| 3:29 PM
New York City police are on the hunt for a man who is accused of sodomizing a woman on the Lower East Side.
The alleged attack reportedly occurred inside the LaGuardia House on January 18 around 7:30 a.m.
The 19-year-old victim was followed into the...
| Feb 12, 2010
| 8:52 AM
More than two-thirds of New Yorkers can hear their neighbors having sex, according to a surprising report released Thursday.
The most common sounds overheard by the 407 people surveyed by BrickUnderground.com, a news site for homeowners, are thumping (60...
| Feb 21, 2010
| 3:36 PM
One man was shot and another critically injured in the lobby of a Manhattan housing project.
Police responded to a call at 55 Rutgers Street of the Rutgers Houses on the Lower East Side just before 5 a.m. Sunday.
Investigators say Curtis James, 29,...
| Jun 5, 2010
| 8:55 AM
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Governor David A. Paterson and local officials today opened the newest section of Brooklyn Bridge Park at Pier 6 and kicked off the Governors Island 2010 public access season. Mayor Bloomberg also announced new, free weekend...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 7:23 AM
Ultimately, they had no choice except for how they would perish: burn or leap to death.
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory workers were trapped on March 25, 1911. HBO's excellent "Triangle: Remembering the Fire" marks the centennial with a 40-minute...
| Mar 29, 2011
Perverted plutocrats, a Hollywood madam with a narcissism problem, prostitutes with attitude, indulgent rich kids — Jonathan Kellerman's latest novel has so many unpleasant characters it would be wearying to read if the plot didn't move like a...
| Apr 11, 2011
| 12:27 PM
Police have charged a 33-year-old man in the brutal stabbing of his live-in girlfriend who was nearly decapitated inside the couple's Lower East Side apartment.
According to authorities, Raul Barrera turned himself in early Sunday, confessing to the...
| Apr 16, 2011
| 12:14 PM
Police have released a sketch of the man they've been hunting in connection with two rapes on the Lower East Side more than a year apart.
According to investigators, the man followed a 17-year-old girl into her building elevator, where he promptly pulled...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 7:18 PM
TUSCALOOSA, AL (PIX11) -- The deadliest twisters to tear across the U.S. in nearly four decades have killed hundreds and injured thousands.
Now, a day later, amazing stories of survival are emerging -- the family that rode it out in the basement of a...
| May 7, 2011
| 5:41 PM
The man police say attacked two women on the Lower East Side is off the streets.
Investigators say they arrested Joseph Quirindongo, 20, of the Bronx early Saturday morning and charged him with a criminal sex act, attempted rape, assault, and weapons...