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East Village »

East Village Building That Caused Blast Had Prior Fire Due to Faulty Wires

A commercial tenant sued the landlord in 2000 after his variety store was destroyed in a fire.

Upper East Side »

Armani Getting Priced Out of Upper East Side Flagship, Suit Says

The Italian brand sued landlord SL Green to keep from raising its rent by $5.5 million per year. 

Washington Heights »

City Pays Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez $30K in OWS Arrest Lawsuit Settlement

The Uptown politican sued the city claiming he was beaten by police in the clearing of Zuccotti Park.

Upper West Side »

Parents at UWS Elementary School Sue to Stop Nursing Home Construction

Parents say construction of the 20-story nursing home will be detrimental to their children's education.

East Village »

East Village Soccer Bar Nevada Smiths Owes NJ Bank $147K, Lawsuit Says

The Third Avenue soccer pub owes $146,789.21 after missing its last four payments, the suit says.

Flushing »

Mets Drastically Cut Security at Citi Field Despite Concerns, Records Show

Citi Field security was slashed by roughly 29 percent between 2009 and 2013, court documents show.

West Village »

Owners of Fat Cat Jazz Club Pocketed $3M in Workers' Tips, Suit Says

Owners of the popular Christopher Street venue kept tips from food and drink sales, the suit says.

Morrisania »

Mom Arrested After Asking Police to Talk to Young Son About Stealing: Suit

Tyeesha Mobley says she called 911 to have officers come tell her 9-year-old why stealing is wrong.

Hamilton Heights »

City Has Fined Hamilton Heights' 'Worst Landlord' $240K Since 1999

The building that had no heat or hot water last weekend has been fined $240,000 since 1999.

Sunset Park »

Sunset Park School Not at Fault for Teen's 3-day Disappearance: Officials

The report found that 4 special needs students, including Nashaly Perez, walked out of school on Sept 15

Midtown »

State and City Sue UPS for Shipping Nearly 136M Illegal Cigarettes in NY

UPS knowingly "turned a blind eye" to customers who used them to send untaxed cigarettes, officials say.

East Village »

Punk Rock Bar Manitoba's Raises $29K in Online Fundraiser

Manitoba's, located at 99 Ave. B, will likely stay open after exceeding its $25,000 fundraising goal.

Midtown »

Woman Bites Into Fish With Metal Hook Inside at Upscale Restaurant: Lawsuit

A woman is suing Villagio on the Park after she cut her mouth on a whole branzino with a hook inside.

Inwood »

La Marina Security Guard Shot in Neck During Fight Sues Inwood Nightclub

Bouncer Andrew Tolbert claims in a lawsuit that La Marina didn't have adequate security at the time.

Clinton Hill »

Police Deny That Teen Was Shooed From Stationhouse Before Being Killed

The mother of Laquan Nelson, 16, said her son asked police for help and was denied before he was killed.