| Oct 14, 2010
| 7:11 PM
A knife-wielding man was shot by police after he attempted to rob a Midtown bank Thursday, authorities said.
According to New York Police Department spokesman Paul Browne, the would-be robber was shot once in the leg by a uniformed officer.
| Oct 23, 2010
| 5:34 PM
Subway riders are having their patience tested even more than usual this weekend with the MTA in the midst of its long-term, systemwide rebuilding effort.
Every line is being affected, except for the "L" line, the 42nd street Shuttle and the Staten...
| Oct 26, 2010
| 12:49 AM
NJ Transit riders can expect a smoother commute in the morning.
NJ Transit advised commuters to expect crowded conditions and delays throughout the evening rush hour Monday because of a derailment near New York's Penn Station. Amtrak and the Long...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:26 PM
Four people have been arrested in connection with a $6.5 million heroin bust that apparently operated inside a luxury apartment building in the Theater District, officials announced Thursday.
According to authorities, the apartment, located at 417 West...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 12:01 PM
A 74-foot Norway spruce is getting ready for its close-up in New York's Rockefeller Center.
The tree was hoisted into place on Friday on a midtown Manhattan plaza, next to a skating rink.
At the time, the temperature was inching into the upper 50s.
| Dec 5, 2010
Finding a room for $250 a night — the average rate for a hotel room in New York City — isn't easy. Once upon a time, you could get a discount by walking in or calling the hotel directly. Now getting a deal is a whole new ballgame, thanks to...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 1:29 PM
Call it Bloomberg's-one-way-or-the-highway. People who live and work along 34th Street are not happy with a new controversial plan to radically redesign how traffic moves on 34th Street
The proposal includes a pedestrian plaza that would be created...
| Dec 23, 2010
NEW YORK — For someone steeped in murder, grift and shady characters, Otto Penzler is remarkably cheerful.
"I'm the happiest person you know. I am an optimist, I'm happy, I love life, I love friends, I love my job," he says in his book-lined...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 7:10 AM
Traffic is always bad when the UN General Assembly is underway, but this year, it appears that the situation is even worse. That's why the NYPD and New York City Department of Transportation are advising people to take public transportation rather than...
| Oct 11, 2010
| 3:40 PM
Controversial gubernatorial candidate for New York Governor Carl Paladino did not receive a warm welcome at the Columbus Day parade in Manhattan Monday after making anti-gay remarks over the weekend.
Paladino along with his Democratic opponent,...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 7:13 PM
A "friend" of Dominique Strauss-Kahn's wife says the former IMF Chief bedded three women during the same time period he's being accused of raping a maid at Manhattan's ritzy Sofitel Hotel in Midtown, according to a report in the French magazine Le Point....