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2 Critically Hurt in Ceiling Collapse near Grand Central, FDNY Says

The workers were hurt inside 317 Madison Ave., near Grand Central Terminal, witnesses said.

Midtown »

Metro-North Worker Hurt in 40-Foot Fall in Grand Central, FDNY Says

He suffered head trauma and was treated at Bellevue Hospital, the FDNY said.

Murray Hill »

Four Hurt After Taxi Crash Sparks Scaffolding Collapse Near UN

The accident happened on First Avenue and East 42nd Street Thursday afternoon.

Midtown East »

Electrical Fire Breaks Out in Basement of E. 42nd Street High-Rise

An electrical fire broke out in the basement of a residential tower in Midtown on Friday morning.

Midtown »

DOT Mulls Closing Part of Park Avenue for Bike Parking

The bicycle parking stations would close off a portion of Park Avenue near Grand Central Terminal.

East Flatbush »

22-Year-Old Man Shot Dead Outside His East Flatbush Home, Police Say

Kellan John, 22, was shot and killed outside his home on East 42nd Street, police said.

Midtown »

Woman Struck by Motorcycle Near Grand Central Station

A woman was hit by a motorcycle at East 42nd Street and Vanderbilt Avenue at 9:12 a.m., officials said.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Officials Already Moving Forward on Plan for East River Greenway

Officials have already begun moving forward on a complicated plan to close the gap in the East River greenway.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Police Searching for Suspect in Chelsea, Midtown Bank Robberies

The man robbed a bank in Chelsea last week but failed in another attempt in Midtown, police said.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Residents Make Last Stand at Final Public Forum on East River Greenway

Residents raised a host of new concerns at the last of three public forums debating the proposed East River greenway project.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Locals Cheer, Jeer UN General Assembly Kickoff This Week

With road closures and heightened security, the UN General Assembly impacts East Side residents in different ways.

Midtown & Theater District »

Coffee Cart Accident Obstructs Midtown Intersection

The bagel box flipped at the intersection of East 42nd Street and First Avenue, leaving gallons of coffee in the crosswalk.