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Gansevoort Street Developers Get Rude Greeting From Neighbors

Animosity, and even a middle finger, were on full display at a recent meeting on redevelopment plans.

Washington Heights »

Driver Charged With Manslaughter in Fatal Washington Heights Crash

Tiffany Allen, 25, allegedly led police on a high-speed chase before crashing and killing her passenger.

Civic Center »

Attacker Said Gay Couple Was 'Ruining This Neighborhood,' DA Says

The man who attacked a gay couple in SoHo allegedly ranted that it "used to be a nice neighborhood."

Civic Center »

Contractor Behind Pastis Death Had Hazardous Violations at 7 Other Sites

Kenneth Hart is the first person to lose his DOB license for too many violations, officials said.

West Village »

Consultant Embezzled $270,000 From West Village Restaurants, D.A. Says

John McKee pleaded guilty to embezzling from Raoul's, Whitehall, Agave and Highlands, D.A. Vance said.

Washington Heights »

VIDEO: Owner of Coogan's Restaurant Fends Off Attack From Homeless Man

Peter Walsh was attacked in front of Coogan's Restaurant on July 23, video shows.

SoHo »

Investigators Probe Health Worker Who Inspected Unlicensed SoHo Daycare

A complaint about the illegal child care facility was lodged with the Health Department in Nov. 2014.

SoHo »

Cause of Death Still Unknown for Baby Boy Who Died at Unlicensed Day Care

A 3-month-old boy died in an apartment on Greene Street on Monday at an unlicensed day care center.

East Harlem »

Taino Towers Deli Stole Millions With Food Stamps Scam, Prosecutors Say

The deli stole $2.7 million over five years by cashing out EBT cards and keeping some of the money.

Washington Heights »

Graphic Video Showing Bikers Beating SUV Driver Released at Trial

In the video, a group of bikers drags Alexian Lien from his SUV and pummels him with helmets and fists.

Financial District »

$100M of Ancient Art in Legal Limbo After Dealer Arrested

The artifacts were confiscated during an investigation into alleged art smuggler Subhash Kappor.

Central Harlem »

Manhattan DA Probing City Anti-Violence Program Staffed by Ex-Gangsters

The investigation centers around the shooting of a former employee at Harlem SNUG.

Greenpoint »

Brooklyn Art Dealer Accused of Selling Stolen Ancient Artifacts for $500K

Manhattan prosecutors say in court papers Nayef Homsi is expected to be arrested in the near future.

Greenwich Village »

Man Who Mugged Pregnant Woman Previously Arrested for Drinking Four Loko

Melvin Johnson was arrested for public drinking a week before police say he threatened a pregnant woman.

Washington Heights »

Manhattan District Attorney Opens Washington Heights Office

DA Cyrus Vance Jr. kept his 2009 campaign promise to open an Uptown office.