Second Avenue

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Upper East Side »

Uber Cab Service Offers $2.50 Rides Anywhere Along Second Ave.

The car service will take riders anywhere on Second Avenue until midnight.

East Harlem »

City Launches Eminent Domain Proceedings for East Harlem Redevelopment Zone

Property owners say the city is trying to squeeze them out of their land.

Upper East Side »

Second Ave. Subway Construction Causing Trash Pileups, Locals Say

Second Ave. subway construction has wreaked havoc on garbage pickup, attracting rats and annoying locals.

East Village »

Suspect Withdraws $800 From ATM Using Lost Debit Card, Police Say

Police were looking for a man who withdrew $800 from an East Village Chase Bank ATM.

East Harlem »

Water Main Break Temporarily Blocks FDR Drive Ramps, Officials Say

A ruptured water main temporarily blocked exits from FDR Drive early Monday morning, officials said.

East Village »

Accused Drunk Driver Gets $1M Bail After Victim's Death, DA Says

Shaun Martin had his bail doubled after Akkas Ali died more than six months after an East Village crash.

Turtle Bay »

Woman Robbed at Gunpoint for $20

The suspects robbed a woman who was walking near East 50th Street and Second Avenue.

Upper East Side »

Woman Loses Leg to Cement Mixer in Upper East Side Traffic Accident: Police

A 63-year-old woman crossing Second Avenue was struck by a construction vehicle at 68th Street: police.

East Village »

Family's Hopes Dashed by Death of Deli Worker Hit by Accused Drunk Driver

Akkas Ali had been steadily recovering, his 22-year-old son said.

East Village »

East Village Deli Worker Hit by Allegedly Drunken Driver Dies

Akkas Ali died more than six months after he was hit by an allegedly drunken driver in the East Village.

East Village »

Woman Sexually Assaulted Inside Her East Village Apartment, Police Say

A man forced his way into a woman's East Seventh Street apartment early Monday, police said.

Yorkville »

Wall Streeters Jam with Blues Vets at BBQ Joint's Open Mic Night

MexiBBQ on Second Avenue will revive the tradition of live music at the former site of Mustang Grill.

Bushwick »

Man Struck and Killed by M Train in Bushwick

The man was hit by the southbound train in the Myrtle-Wyckoff station about 9:30 a.m., the MTA said.

Kips Bay »

Woman Found Dead in Volvo in Kips Bay

A 58-year-old woman was found dead in a car with Virginia plates, officials and witnesses said.

Upper East Side »

Posters for Fake 'Seinfeld' Movie Plastered on UES

Posters for the fictional movie "Rochelle, Rochelle" popped up on Second Avenue.