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Washington Heights »

6-Foot-9 Rapist Arrested After Washington Heights Attack, Police Say

Jean Rodriguez was arrested Thursday after following a woman and attacking her in her home, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Officer Arrests Three and Finds Loaded Gun on 1-Year NYPD Anniversary

A rookie officer caught three men, one of which had a loaded gun, in Bed-Stuy.

Upper West Side »

Mom Arrested After Abandoning Baby on Subway Platform, NYPD Says

Frankea Aleasha-Dabbs left her baby in a stroller at the Columbus Circle platform, police said.

Upper West Side »

Bookstore Workers Walk Off Job to Protest Fired Colleagues

Book Culture employees walked out of their jobs Wednesday to protest recent firings over a union vote.

SoHo »

'Wild Man of SoHo' Was Increasingly Hostile Before Scissors Attack: Locals

Residents said not enough was done to keep Richard Pearson, 49, off the streets.

SoHo »

'Wild Man of SoHo' Stabs Street Vendor With Scissors, Sources Say

Richard Pearson, 49, was charged with attempted murder in the attack on a cellphone accessory vendor.

Financial District »

Man Punched for Wallet Chases Down Thief in Subway, Police Say

A 36-year-old man who was attacked for his wallet and backpack caught the robber, police said.

Elmhurst »

Celebrity Chefs Hosting Healthy Food Fundraiser at Elmhurst Hospital

Chef Tomica Burke will be joined by Chef Gina Keatley and restaurants from around Queens.

Upper West Side »

More Than 1,000 Orchids to Be Sold at Broadway Street Fair

The fair will also feature crafts and live music. 

Elmhurst »

More Than 1,000 Drivers Ticketed at Intersection in Weeklong Safety Push

The blitz at 74th Street and Roosevelt Avenue is part of the mayor's Vision Zero pedestrian safety push.

Upper West Side »

Crosswalk Among Changes Unveiled at Deadly 96th Street Intersection

The DOT made $300,000 worth in infrastructure changes to the intersection to make it safer.

Norwood »

Gun Hill Road and Southern Boulevard Getting Slow Zones

The city plans to lower the speed limit on Gun Hill Road from 30 to 25 mph.

Elmhurst »

Cart-Inspired Eatery Serves Simple Thai Street Food

EIM Khao Mun Kai serves one dish that's popular in Thailand.

Woodside »

19 Injured When F Train Derails in Queens, Officials Say

Four injured people were taken to hospitals while local service was restored for evening rush, MTA said.

Inwood »

Speed Limit to Be Reduced on Broadway Above Columbus Circle, DOT Says

The 8.3-mile stretch of Broadway will become New York's fourth arterial slow zone this July.