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Lower East Side »

VIDEO: $400 Pendant Snatched Off Teen in LES Elevator, Police Say

A thief quickly grabbed the pendant from the 18-year-old's neck, according to video released by police.

Flushing »

Man Found Dead in Flushing Elevator Shaft, Officials Say

The man was found lying on top of an elevator car with signs of trauma Wednesday. 

Melrose »

Aspiring Tattoo Artist Dies in Elevator Shaft, Friends Say

Tito Morales got wedged between the elevator and the shaft wall in the Adams Houses, police said.

East New York »

6-Year-Old Boy Killed and Girl, 7, Wounded in Elevator Stabbing, Police Say

Prince Joshua Avitto, 6, was killed in the Brooklyn stabbing, police said.

Gramercy »

Officers Injured in Coney Island Building Fire Remain in Critical Condition

The mayor and police commissioner planned to visit the officers' families again Tuesday. 

SoHo »

Girl Injured After Falling Down SoHo Elevator Shaft

A 12-year-old girl was hurt after falling down an elevator shaft at 21 Crosby St, authorities said.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Subway Station Project Delayed by Three Months

The project will add new elevators to the 71st Avenue station.

Jamaica »

Police Arrest Man in Sex Assault of 13-Year-Old in Elevator

Jemmal Bryan, 29, was taken into custody for attacking a young girl on Aug. 18, cops said.

Bed-Stuy »

Woman With Eight Kids in Tow Robbed on Bed-Stuy Elevator

The 39-year-old woman was robbed about 2:30 p.m. on Monday, police said.

Midtown »

Worker Falls Down Midtown Elevator Shaft, FDNY Says

The man was working on the elevator when he fell two stories, officials said.

Upper West Side »

Jewish School Cries Discrimination After State Denies Shabbat Elevator

Touro College is suing after the state nixed a Shabbat elevator in an Upper West Side building.

Kips Bay »

Glass Elevator With East River Views Rises at NYU Medical Center

Tisch Hospital's new glass-encased elevator tower provides riders with sweeping views of the East River.

Coney Island »

Scissor-Wielding Man Tried to Rape 13-Year-Old Girl, Cops Say

The man tried to rape the teen on Tuesday about 3:30 p.m. in a Coney Island aparment building, cops said.

Woodside »

LIRR Elevator Has So Much Pee MTA Says It's a 'Vertical Urinal'

The urine problem in a Woodside station elevator is so bad it's causing mechanical issues.

Murray Hill »

Elevator Worker Suffers Electric Shock in Murray Hill Building, FDNY Says

The man was taken to New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell listed in serious condition, FDNY said.