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Inwood »

'Badly Decomposed' Man Found on GWB Underpass, Police Say

Police officers found the unidentified man dead near the George Washington Bridge on Tuesday afternoon.

Upper West Side »

Mysterious Man in Cowboy Garb Has $800K Coming to Him, But Can't Be Found

Lawyers, investigators and long-lost family members are searching for the ex-Upper West Sider.

Astoria »

Homeless Man Burned in Possible Arson Attack, Police Say

The man caught fire while sleeping under the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, police said.

Upper West Side »

Homeless Sleeping by 72nd Street Subway to be Swept Out in City Crackdown

The Department of Homeless Services said they will remove people sleeping in Verdi Park at W. 72nd St.

Upper West Side »

Developer Blames Homeless in Bid to Replace Public Space With Retail

A developer in charge of a public atrium in Lincoln Square wants to turn it into commercial space.

Washington Heights »

No Smoking Sign Will Help Homeless Problem at WaHi Park, Politician Says

Juan Pablo Duarte Square has seen a growing number of homeless men congregating in the public plaza.

Washington Heights »

Homeless Camp Growing in Washington Heights Park, Locals Say

A local volunteer gardening group said they find syringes and human waste in Juan Pablo Duarte Square.

Gramercy »

One Person Seriously Hurt in Gramercy Fire, FDNY Says

The blaze broke out inside Kenmore Hall on E. 23rd St., officials said.

West Village »

ASPCA Euthanizes Homeless Man's Dog Without Telling Him

James Tarangelo's dog Spot was taken from him based on concerns about the pet's health.

Longwood »

Move Out of Controversial Bronx Homeless Shelter Postponed

The shelter is located at 941 Intervale Avenue in Longwood.

Fordham »

Brothers Kill Homeless Man in Retaliation for Slapping Their Dad: Sources

The brothers beat a man to death after they said he had slapped their father, sources said.

Elmhurst »

Homeless Shelter Residents Booed, Told to 'Get a Job' at Queens Protest

Elmhurst children yelled "shame on you" outside the newly opened Pan Am shelter.

University Heights »

Homeless Man Beaten Unconscious While Sleeping on Church Steps, NYPD Says

The man was still unconscious days after he was beaten outside St. Nicholas of Tolentine, police said.

East Williamsburg »

Nonprofit for Homeless Can Collectors Faces Ouster

Sure We Can, which helps the "canners" who pick up cans and bottles for money, may need to move.

Upper East Side »

Woman Pays to Bury Homeless Man She Became Friends with Over 11 Years

Juanita Vega spent $2,000 to bury Upper East Side man Richard Coleman, 62.

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