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'Ring of Steel' Wraps Big Apple Up in Surveillance Web

The city began monitoring an additional 500 Midtown surveillance cameras Monday, bringing the total to 1,159.

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Long Island Man Charged With Helping Finance Times Square Bomb Plot

Prosecutors say Mohammad Younis was one of several accomplices who helped funnel money to Faisal Shahzad.

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Ex-Bin Laden Aid Gets Life in Prison for Stabbing Jail Guard

Mamdouh Mahmud Salim received a life sentence in Manhattan federal court on Tuesday.

Downtown »

Ground Zero Mosque Fires Twitter Team Over 'Anti-Semitic' Tweet

Organizers got rid of their Twitter team following a seemingly anti-Semitic posting.

Downtown »

Attempted Times Square Bomber Warns of 'Revenge' in Video

Faisal Shahzad confessed in court to the failed Times Square bombing plot in May.

Downtown »

World Trade Center Worker Hurt by Falling Metal

The construction worker was hit in the leg and taken to Bellevue Hospital with minor injuries, officials said.

Manhattan »

State Senate Passes Bill to Stop MTA Layoffs, Citing Safety Risk

The bill says that leaving stations unattended "encourages our enemies to exploit a perceived 'weak link.'"

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Reopen Park Row, Downtown Pols Urge Federal Officials

Lower Manhattan's top elected officials want the agency to conduct a risk assessment of the Chinatown street.

Midtown & Theater District »

Faisal Shahzad Indicted in Attempted Times Square Bombing

Federal prosecutors announced Faisal Shahzad's indictment on Thursday.

Manhattan »

Pols Ask Homeland Security for Help in Push to Reopen Park Row

A group of Downtown politicians want the federal government to help reopen the long-closed Chinatown stretch.

Manhattan »

Faisal Shahzad's Case Delayed Another Three Weeks

Federal prosecutors requested and were granted a 20-day continuance in their trial against alleged Times Square bomber, Faisal Shahzad.

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Prosecutors' Letter Outlines Confessed Times Square Bomber Faisal Shahzad's Detainment

A partially redacted version of the letter was released on Thursday.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Chinatown Community Group Says Park Row Closure 'Constant Reminder' of 9/11

Ray LaHood tells Chinatown Working Group he will contact Dept. of Homeland Security.

Manhattan »

Mug Shot of Confessed Times Square Bomber Faisal Shahzad Released

Times Square bombing suspect Faisal Shahzad stares at the camera in a photo released by the US Marshals.

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Man Believed to Have Funded Times Square Bomb Suspect Faisal Shahzad Denies Knowing Him

One of three men believed to be involved in the Times Square bomb plot reportedly denies any connection to Faisal Shahzad.