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Man Beaten and Robbed on West 75th Street, Police Say

The victim was walking eastbound when he was approached, punched and mugged by two men, police said.

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Man Sexually Assaults 2-Year-Old Girl in Riverside Park, Prosecutors Charge

Jason Carroll, 30, molested a 2-year-old girl who was left in his care, cops said.

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UWS Parents of Children Allegedly Killed by Nanny Expecting New Baby

The Krim family announced on Facebook on Thursday that they're expecting a baby boy this fall.

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Nanny Accused of Murdering Two UWS Children Fit for Trial, Judge Says

After evaluations from two psychiatrists, Yoselyn Ortega has been deemed fit for trial.

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Accused Killer Nanny's Stress Spiked After Son Moved to NYC, Sources Say

Yoslyen Ortega's $18-an-hour job wasn't enough to pay for private schooling and rent, sources say.  

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Sandy Evacuees and Hosts Struggle to Maintain Patience, Hospitality

Many city residents are packing their apartment to capacity with hurricane-displaced houseguests.

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Nanny Charged with Murdering Upper West Side Children

Yoselyn Ortega, 50, was charged with murder Saturday for stabbing two children in her care.

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Nanny Who Stabbed Kids in 'Catatonic State,' Sources Say

Detectives want to question nanny Yoselyn Ortega, but she's in a 'catonic state,' sources said.

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Lululemon Snubbed Yoga-Loving UWS Block Party, Organizers Say

Lululemon's policy against contributing to community events has angered its new neighbors.

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Six People Hurt After SUV Slams Into City Bus on Central Park West

An SUV hit an M10 bus on Central Park West at West 75th Street.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Upper West Sider's Tree Guards Keep Dogs From Defiling Greenery

Upper West Sider Kim Johnson has launched Curb Allure, a company that manufactures tree guards to protect urban greenery from dogs and other challenges.

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Police Car Crashes on Upper West Side

Both doors had to be cut out from the driver's side of a police cruiser Monday night after an accident that sent at least one officer to the hospital.

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San Remo Was Home to Feral Cat Colony

A courtyard behind the legendary San Remo on Central Park West was until recently a feeding station for feral cats.

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NYPD's 'Epiphany' on Rape Cases Leads to Higher Sex Attack Stats

Murray Weiss says the NYPD is taking rape reports more seriously, and the crime stats are up.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Police Hunt Sex Assault Suspect

Police released a video and sketch of a suspect believed to have sexually assaulted a 20-year-old on West 75th St.