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3 Surprising Downsides of Living in New York City's Tallest Apartment Building
While New Yorkers all know that their city's tallest building is One World Trade Center, do you know its tallestresidentialbuilding? It's soon to be Extell's Central Park Tower—a 95-story, 1,550-foot super-high-rise at 217 West 57th Street (a.k.a. "Billionaires' Row").Even though this building won't
Trump Organization wants dead man to pay $90K after apartment fire
The Trump Organization has filed a lawsuit seeking $90,000 in unpaid common charges and fees from a Trump Tower resident– six months afterhe died in a fire that engulfed his Fifth Avenue apartment.The board of Trump Tower Condominium, through Trump Organization lawyer Sonja Talesnik, filed the suit
Uber Driver Charged With Kidnapping New York Woman
An Uber driver in New York City kidnapped a woman who fell asleep in his vehicle, assaulted her and then left her on the side of a highway in Connecticut, federal authorities said Tuesday.
Deal keeps money-losing shipping terminal open, for now
In the renewal deal, the Port Authority agreed to pay Red Hook Container Terminal, the company that has operated the business since 2011, $2.75 million per year in management fees and $1 million per year to subsidize the terminal's operations and help make the facility financially viable.
2 Bronx men pleaded guilty to running ID theft scheme to buy high-end cars
Both men stole personal information, such as social security numbers, and used it to buy the vehicles.
Dead Toddler Found In Suitcase In NJ Had Cocaine In System: HCPO
The father, Travis Plummer, 37, has been charged with dumping the body of his daughter on train tracks and keeping the girl's body for months before bringing it from Virginia to New Jersey.
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NYC: 6 Children in Brooklyn Diagnosed With Measles
What to KnowSix children in the Orthodox Jewish community of Williamsburg have been diagnosed with measles this month, the city health department saysOne of them had picked it up in Israel, where a large outbreak is occurring, and exposed others to the highly contagious disease upon returnAnyone who
Uber driver charged with kidnapping, assaulting woman he picked up in Manhattan
Harbir Parmar, 24, picked the woman up in Manhattan and was supposed to drive her to White Plains, court documents show. Instead he changed her destination in Uber's mobile application to an address in Boston, pulled over on the side of the road and groped the sleeping passenger.
Alia Bhatt catches up with close friend Priyanka Chopra in New York City; watch VIDEO
Priyanka Choprahas been shuttling between New York City, London and Mumbai for her work commitments. The London schedule of her next film, The Sky is Pink has commenced and Priyanka has been shooting with Farhan Akhtar and Zaira Wasim. She traveled to New York City two days ago to attend an event.Al
Video shows suspect stealing boy's cellphone in Brooklyn
The suspect is described as a teen boy believed to be between 15-17 years old, 5'10" and last seen wearing a blue hooded sweater, black pants and black and gold sneakers.
Mahwah Teacher Who Sexually Assaulted Girl, 6, Won't Go To Jail
MAHWAH, NJ — A former township substitute teacher charged last year with sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl willnot serve jail time and will not have to register as a sex offenderafter pleading guilty to child endangerment, according to a NorthJersey.com report.
Firefighter hurt when FDNY truck jumps curb, hits vehicles in Brooklyn
BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn (WABC) --A firefighter was hospitalized after an FDNY fire truck jumped a curb in Brooklyn Wednesday night.The accident happened just after 6 p.m. at East New York Avenue and St. Marks Avenue in Brownsville.The truck ended up hitting several parked vehicles.One firefighter was
High-Profile Attorney, HS Teacher ID'd As Remaining Victims In Fatal Plane Crash
Click here for an updated story: Teacher, Attorney From Area Killed In Plane Crash Were In Long-Distance RelationshipA high-profile attorney based in Fairfield County and a female teacher were identified Tuesday as the final victims of the small-plane crash that killed three people on Saturday.The p
City Mailroom, a FedEx Authorized Shipping Center, Opens in Long Island City | LIC Post
City Mailroom, operating out of a 1,000 square-foot store at 44-70 21st St., opened on Sept. 14, and marks the fifth shipping center for Kishore Hemrajani, who owns other stores under the same name on Long Island.
Court: Mount Vernon must review erotic club's appeal
Mount Vernon's zoning rules have a provision called an "abandonment period," which allows city officials to deem a non-conforming use expired if a business is closed for more than one year. The erotic club's court filings argued that city officials "unlawfully frustrated" the club's attempts to lega
The Woman in the Iron Coffin | Uncovering NYC: New York City's First Free Black Communities - Seneca Village | Secrets of the Dead | PBS
To learn more about Seneca Village and the rich cultural history of New York City, visit theSeneca Village Project,theNew York Preservation Archive Project, and theCentral Park Conservancy.
Westwood Teacher Who Sexually Assaulted Girl, 6, Won't Go To Jail
WESTWOOD, NJ — A former borough substitute teacher charged last year with sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl willnot serve jail time and will not have to register as a sex offenderafter pleading guilty to child endangerment, according to a NorthJersey.com report.
9 things to do in North Jersey this week
Listen to vinyl recordings focusing on New Jersey artists, including Les Paul, The Four Seasons, Frank Sinatra and Bruce Springsteen at the vinyl listening party at Mahwah Museum, 201 Franklin Turnpike on Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m. All selections will be from carefully selected vinyl pressings. Guests wil
Police: Truck Runs Over, Kills Man at JFK Airport
The man was taken to Jamaica Hospital, where he died, officials said. He has not been identified.