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39 min ago | New York Daily News
Mohamed Hamwi, described by a police source as an investment banker, was struck once in the chest and once in the head at 173rd St. and 105th Ave. about 12:15 a.m. A 911 caller described hearing shots, then looked out the window and saw Hamwi lying on the sidewalk.
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1 hr ago | The Village Voice
There are so many ways housing in New York can go wrong: a Craigslist scam, a crazed roommate, a radiator that screams like a jet engine without heating the apartment, or, best case scenario, just an enormous rat king that takes up residence beneath the stove.
Many homeowners hard hit by Hurricane Sandy are due to get walloped again, this time, by skyrocketing federal flood insurance premiums, but local lawmakers are pushing a bill to put the brakes on those increases that has rare bipartisan support.
Police and medics at the scene of a school bus accident in Brooklyn that hurt six students and three adults Monday.
Lorde Roseland Ballroom , 239 W. 52nd St., nr. Broadway; 212-247-0200; 3/10-3/12 at 7 p.m. When this teen popster with a-goth look last came through from her native New Zealand, it was right around the release of her stunning and moody debut, Pure Heroine .
Sbarro LLC, the 800-restaurant U.S. pizza chain, filed for bankruptcy protection for the second time in three years as customer traffic slowed in the shopping-mall food courts where many of its stores do business.
Civil rights activists By Any Means Necessary and Brooklyn street artist group gilf! teamed up to make a banner that was wrapped around the former 5Pointz graffiti site in Long Island City last night.
Police say they knocked on Frank Giardina's Fresh Meadows apartment door Friday night, intending to write him a summons.
Liam Neeson paid a visit Sunday to the Clinton Park Stables on W. 52nd Street to advocate for keeping horse carriages in New York City.
In this undated photo provided by the United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York, defendant Suliman Abu Ghayth, left, joins al-Qaida founder Osama Bin Laden, center, and an unidentified man somewhere in Afghanistan.
This year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place in New York while being simulcast on screens at the museum in Cleveland.
A traditional Guyanese wake was held just hours after 64-year-old Kumar Ragunath died from his injuries following a hit-and-run on Northern Boulevard Friday night.
Former city controller and ex-mayoral candidate John Liu appeared at a Lunar New Year celebration at the Sunset Park Recreation Center in Brooklyn in February.
Holy Rood School's business manager Beverly Briggs, headeacher Tony McAteer and assistant head Marie Sefton at the site where the new school is planned Queens Drive PLANS to build a vital new primary school in the town centre received a huge boost this week after permission to proceed was granted by the Government.