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Police Release Sketch of Man in Suspected Hate Attack

Police released a sketch of the man they believe punched a woman in the face and broke her jaw.

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Teen Tried to Rob 81-Year-Old Man, Police Say

Police arrested a 15-year-old boy for attempting to rob an elderly man.

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Bicyclist Grabs $500 Necklace From Teenage Girl, Police Say

The bicyclist rode up to her and snatched the metal chain and pendant before pedaling away, police said.

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169 Bar to Remain Open After Reaching Settlement With City

The bar and the city settled for "a few thousand dollars" and an agreement not to serve minors.

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Woman Stabs Man Inside East Broadway Subway Station, Police Say

Nicole Navaro, 29, injured a man with a box cutter, police said.

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Man Steals 3 Champagne Bottles by Stuffing Them Into His Pants, Police Say

The Champagne, lifted from a refrigerator inside Beauty & Essex, was worth $2,040, police said.

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VIDEO: NYPD Officer Investigated For Punching Teen, Police Say

Police are investigating after a video that appears to show a young man being punched during an arrest.

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YO! Bus Will Now Take You From Chinatown to Washington, D.C.

A spokeswoman for the bus company said the expansion comes after  "many, many requests to go to D.C."

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More Chinatown Bus Stops Proposed

Community Board 3's transportation committee will review two bus stop applications June 12.

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Canal Street Turned Into a Slow Zone to Increase Safety

Canal Street will see its speed limit reduced from 30 to 25 mph this summer.

Downtown Brooklyn »

A, C and F Trains to Undergo Sandy-Related Tunnel Repairs

The A, C and F trains will be shut down between Manhattan and Brooklyn in the future, the MTA said.

Lower East Side »

LES Subway Station Escalator Stops Working Hours After Debut

The escalator at the East Broadway F station stopped working Friday after opening Thursday night.

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Coffee Shop Closing on LES as Owner Plans Citywide Franchises

Pushcart Coffee will close its original 221 East Broadway store on Friday.

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Teen Stabbed After Group Attacks Him on Lower East Side, Police Say

The 17-year-old was stabbed near East Broadway and Rutgers Street, the FDNY, police and witnesses said.

Chinatown »

Cash Coming to Sandy-Stricken Businesses Below Canal Street

About $200,000 in funds will help small businesses south of Canal Street following the storm.