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Midtown »

Man Fatally Struck by Metro-North Train on Harlem Line, MTA Says

There were delays on Metro-North's Harlem line after a man was hit and killed by a train, the MTA said.

Long Island City »

Confiscated Banksy Balloons Are Not Art, NYPD Says

The NYPD says the "Banksy!" balloons seized in Queens last week were not invoiced as art, reports say.

Sunnyside »

Two Found Dead in Sunnyside Apartment, Police Say

Diana Rodriguez and Kevin Flannelly were found dead in an apartment in Queens Tuesday, police said.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Mob of Seven Men Beat and Try to Rob Man in Hell's Kitchen, Police Say

They struck the man in the face and tried to snatch items from his pockets, the NYPD said.

Forest Hills »

Man Charged with String of 11 Break-Ins Around Queens

Mario Girau is charged with stealing jewelry, electronics and sports memorabilia.

West Village »

Tourist's $2K Chanel Bag Stolen at Fatty 'Cue

The tourist's pricey purse was stolen after she left it on a seat at Fatty 'Cue on Carmine Street.

Financial District »

New Head of Downtown NYPD Transit District to Tackle Smartphone Theft

Capt. Anthony Carter was tapped to head the district, which runs from Bowling Green to 34th Street.

Jamaica »

Man Struck and Killed by SUV Crossing Queens Street

The unidentified victim was struck and killed on Jamaica Avenue Monday evening, police said.

Long Island City »

NYPD Commissioner 'Not Hopeful' Missing Autistic Teen Will Be Found Alive

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly told a news outlet he's not sure Avonte Oquendo will be found alive.

Sunset Park »

Woman Dragged Down Street by Purse Snatcher, Police Say

A 46-year-old woman was injured in the Sunset Park attack, police said.

Long Island City »

Woman Gets Black Eye From Thief Who Tried to Take Her Purse, Police Say

A woman was walking to work Sunday morning when a man tried to take her purse, the NYPD said.

Fordham »

Teen Shot to Death on Jerome Avenue in The Bronx

Michael Beltre, 17, was shot and killed Wednesday night.

Bath Beach »

Police Still Trying to ID Woman's Body Found in Shopping Cart 2 Years Ago

The woman was found inside a shopping cart on top of rocks in Gravesend Bay, the NYPD said.

Claremont Village »

Bronx Man Gunned Down in Front of Home in Night of Violence Across City

Pablo Pagan, 40, was shot once in the head in front of his Claremont Village building, police say.

East New York »

Two Men Dead After Shooting in Front of Brooklyn Mosque

The two killings were not related to the house of worship, police say.