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Get a Sneak Peek at the View From 1 World Trade Center's Observatory

The observatory, more than 1,250 feet in the air, will open to the public May 29.

Civic Center »

Accused Hammer Attacker Granted a Psychiatric Evaluation

David Baril was arraigned via video feed from his hospital room in Bellevue Wednesday.

Battery Park City »

A Youth Movement For Manhattan's Community Boards: 6 New Teen Members

Six new teenagers, ages 16 and 17, are now members of Manhattan community boards.

Financial District »

Police Hunt Men Who Attacked and Robbed a Good Samaritan

Two men attacked and robbed a man who tried to stop them from harassing a woman, police said.

Governors Island »

VIDEO: Meet Max, the Dog Who's Keeping Geese Off Governors Island

The 5-year-old Border Collie is trained to keep Canada geese off the Island — and also greet visitors.

South Street Seaport »

Hundreds of Pups to 'Strut, Swagger & Slobber' in 'Blue Carpet' Fundraiser

The bulldog rescue fundraiser will take place in Peck Slip Plaza on May 16.

TriBeCa »

Make Art While Sipping Wine and Beer at TriBeCa's New 'Muse Paintbar'

The expansive new Greenwich Street bar is slated to open by September.

Financial District »

Good Samaritan Attacked and Robbed After Trying to Help Woman, Police Say

A man trying to come to a woman's aid was pushed to the ground, then had his phone stolen, police said. 

Financial District »

East Village Chef Opening 'Austrian-Leaning' Eatery in FiDi

The new 35-seat restaurant will be a "neighborhood joint," chef Eduard Frauneder said.

SoHo »

Mistrial Declared in Etan Patz Murder Case, 1 Juror Held Out for Acquittal

Jurors couldn't reach a decision to convict or acquit Pedro Hernandez after three weeks of deliberation.

Civic Center »

Judge Sends Deadlocked Patz Jury Back for More Deliberations a Second Time

Jurors said they could not reach a unanimous verdict after 14 days of deliberations.

Financial District »

Need an Apartment? This 5-Bedroom Penthouse Costs Just $45,000-a-Month

The home is perched atop the 76th floor of the shimmering tower.

Civic Center »

Deadlocked Etan Patz Jury Leaning Toward Acquittal, Sources Say

After 10 days of deliberations, the jury announced it could not reach a verdict in the Etan Patz case.

TriBeCa »

Knife-Wielding Thief Snatches Woman's Bag as She Rides the 1 Train: NYPD

The thief told his victim "don't scream and don't look at me," before grabbing the handbag.