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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.

SoHo »

Troubled SoHo Nightclub Greenhouse Denied Liquor License After Eviction

Greenhouse and W.i.P were plagued by violence, including a brawl between Chris Brown and Drake.

Flatiron »

Men Threaten to Kill Victim Unless He Buys Them Beer, Police Say

A man was held up at knifepoint by suspects who demanded beer and threatened to kill him, police said.

Kips Bay »

Teen Forges Checks to Steal $2K From Tenants Association, Police Say

Lionel Burton, 18, copied checks from the Waterside Plaza Tenants Association, police said. 

Flatiron »

Man Steals Woman's iPhone After Giving Her Directions to Bathroom: Police

Samuelle Blakely swiped a woman's cellphone after she asked for directions to a bathroom, police said.

Midtown »

Building Inspectors, Contractors to be Charged in Bribery Scheme: Sources

Up to 50 inspectors and contractors were expected to be arrested Tuesday, sources said. 

Union Square »

Man Stalks Woman He Met in Nightclub, Then Gropes Her on 14th St.: Police

Mitch Martin followed a 28-year-old woman from Cielo nightclub for more than a mile, police said.

St. George »

Staten Island DA Recuses Himself More Than Any Other NYC Prosecutor

Daniel Donovan recused himself from 23 cases in the past two years because of his or his office's ties.

Union Square »

Charges Dropped Against Photographer Arrested for Wearing 2-Finger Ring

The Manhattan DA dismissed charges against Andre Perry after an investigation, officials said.