| Nov 23, 2012
| 6:38 PM
City Hall hailed it as a great new way for people to get information on New York City streets while at the same time reviving a neglected street-level resource. Now that the city's first on-the-sidewalk touch screen information kiosk is up and running,...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Early on in “Premium Rush,” our hero — Wilee (Joseph-Gordon Levitt), the fastest bike messenger in New York — is accosted by a nicely dressed but thuggish man (Michael Shannon), who identifies himself as Forrest J. Ackerman...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The Orlando Magic did not hold a shootaround Tuesday in New York City because Madison Square Garden was unavailable....
| Sep 9, 2011
| 2:32 PM
Anniversaries are strange. At once vitally important and arbitrary, they purport only to mark time, but immobility bind us to our past. With that in mind, I want to share a piece I wrote in New York on the first anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
| Apr 15, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Close to two dozen people were injured Friday morning in a fire at a homeless shelter where emergency exits were allegedly locked and a faulty sprinkler system failed to work.
What could have ended in tragedy instead resulted in 21 injuries that included...
| May 10, 2011
| 2:31 PM
MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS, NY (PIX11) -- The Morningside Heights tribute to 18th President Ulysses S. Grant, the man credited with ending slavery and the Civil War, is looking spectacular -- but not the conditions around it.
The new sidewalk just in front...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 6:36 PM
Police are asking for the public's help in locating a man who attempted to sexually assault a 13-year-old in Morningside Heights while the boy walked to school.
The man reportedly walked up to the boy around 7:30 a.m. on December 23rd and befriended...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Police have released surveillance video of two men who robbed a Subway Restaurant in Morningside Heights.
Cops say on Tuesday, February 22 at 10 p.m., the two armed suspects entered the sandwich shop located at 301 Cathedral Parkway.
They demanded money...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 11:18 AM
A tragic construction site collapse has left one construction worker dead and two others injured in Morningside Heights, officials said.
According to authorities, the collapse happened at a building at the intersection of Broadway and West 131st Street,...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 7:18 PM
Decades ago, before the age of surveillance cameras at every turn -- this unidentified suspect may have been able to flee the scene of a triple shooting undetected.
But he was caught by one of the many electronic eyes near Columbia University - walking...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 4:16 PM
The suspect in the execution-style, triple murder that took place a few weeks ago, a stone's throw from Columbia University in Morningside Heights, was arraigned Sunday.
Cops arrested Roberto Nunez, 30, Saturday around 8 a.m., just as he was about to...
| Sep 8, 2009
New York City police are on the hunt for a suspect wanted in connection with three sexual assaults on the West Side of Manhattan.
The latest incident occurred around 1 a.m. Monday near St. Nicholas Ave. and West 147th Street. The victim told police she...