| Feb 3, 2011
| 8:14 AM
Cathie Black, the new New York City schools chancellor is under fire again. This time, it's for how she spoke to parents and others at the end of a five-and-a-half hour public hearing on Tuesday over the closing of schools.
"I can't speak if you're...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 12:18 PM
A 16-mile stretch of Hempstead Turnpike in Nassau County has topped the list of the region's most dangerous roads for pedestrians for the third straight year.
Twelve people were run down by vehicles and killed on the road between 2007 and 2009, according...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 8:22 AM
A five-alarm fire has destroyed two popular Midtown Manhattan restaurants and injured 18 people, including 15 firefighters, early Friday morning.
The fire began at about 12:30 a.m. at Frontier Restaurant and Coffee Shop, located at 593 3rd Avenue at 39th...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 11:19 AM
Note to Charlie Sheen: The NYPD is ready for you.
As the embattled actor prepares to take the stage at Radio City Music Hall for his sold-out, one-man show "Violent Torpedo of Truth," NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly says his men will be waiting in the...
| 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...
| May 9, 2012
| 5:07 AM
Another case of the wrong man being accused. This time, Queens prosecutors have dropped all charges against a 24-year-old aspiring boxer, after modern-day technology and good investigative work proved him to be innocent.
Moustapha Dioubate told PIX 11...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:36 PM
An explosion inside the Hilton New York Hotel in Midtown prompted evacuations and power outages Wednesday afternoon.
According to officials, the explosion which witnesses said sounded like "gunfire" was the result of a blown transformer in a sub-basement...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 3:42 PM
In addition to holiday cheer, expect honking horns and griping about gridlock tomorrow night in Midtown Manhattan. Two traffic snarl ups will collide when the famous Rockefeller Center tree lighting ceremony will be just blocks away from one of...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 2:02 PM
New York City office building cleaners filled the streets of Midtown Thursday after their bargaining committee authorized a potential strike.
Local 32BJ the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) is pushing for a new contract that would increase...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 7:13 AM
On December 1, 2011, men’s lifestyle fashion brand AKOO Clothing hosted a celebrity-studded celebration in New York City for AKOO’s Co-founder, Grammy award winning artist, novelist, actor, and producer, Clifford “T.I.” Harris to...
| Dec 7, 2011
The one-person show is a funny beast. For a performer standing alone in the spotlight, the stage can feel like the loneliest place on earth. It can also feel like a colossal mash note to an actor's ego.
A decent sense of humor would seem a good way to...