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French Brooklyn Bridge Climber Says He Got 'Carried Away' by Photography

French tourist Yonathan Souid, who spoke to DNAinfo New York, said he regrets climbing on the bridge.

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French Tourist Scaled Brooklyn Bridge Hours Before His Flight Home: Lawyer

Yonathan Souid was arrested Sunday after climbing onto a beam to take photos, officials said. 

Downtown Brooklyn »

Judge Wants Russian Tourist Who Scaled Brooklyn Bridge to Clean It

Judge ShawnDya Simpson said Yaroslav Kolchin, 24, should do community service instead of jail time.

Civic Center »

Video Shows Tourist Climbing Brooklyn Bridge to Take Photos, Police Say

Yaroslav Kolchin, 24, was arrested Sunday for scaling the Brooklyn Bridge, police said. 

Civic Center »

German Artists Claim Responsibility for Swapping Brooklyn Bridge Flags

Mischa Leinkauf and Matthias Wermke provided video and photo evidence to The New York Times.

Midtown »

Service Changes Will Hit 13 Subway Lines This Weekend

The 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, G, N and R will all be impacted by MTA work.

Bed-Stuy »

What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

Taxi inspectors confiscated thousands of cars, mysterious white flags appeared and a micro pig moved in.

Civic Center »

NYPD Tracking Down Workers With Brooklyn Bridge Access in White Flag Case

Investigators are looking to talk to construction workers and people involved in the July 4 fireworks.

Brooklyn Heights »

Police Hunt 4 or 5 People for Planting White Flags on Brooklyn Bridge

Police are still uncertain about why the white flags were flown.

DUMBO »

White Flags Mysteriously Replace American Flags Atop Brooklyn Bridge

The NYPD is looking for four or five people who they believe played a part in the swap, sources said.

South Street Seaport »

Swim Race Discriminates by Forcing Disabled Athletes to Pay More, Team Says

Organizers told a para-triathlon team they must take out insurance policies and hire expensive guides.

South Street Seaport »

UPDATED: Street and Bridge Closures Planned for 4th of July Fireworks

The Brooklyn Bridge and parts of the FDR Drive and South Street will close starting Friday afternoon.

Civic Center »

Gun Control Protest at City Hall This Weekend Funded by Ex-Mayor Bloomberg

The former mayor is underwriting a protest at his former workplace to call for tougher gun laws.

DUMBO »

Rooftop Beer Garden and Restaurant Planned for Empire Stores in DUMBO

The beer garden will have some of the best views in the city.

Civic Center »

How to Have a City Hall Wedding

We've got everything you need to know about getting hitched downtown.

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