Manhattan


Judge Considers Moving El Chapo Trial to Manhattan

Each time notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman appears in court in his U.S. case, authorities transporting him to and from jail shut down the Brooklyn Bridge to…

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Man in Stable Condition After Midtown Stabbing

One man is in stable condition with three knife wounds, and another is in a Manhattan jail facing an attempted-murder charge, following a verbal dispute in Midtown on Monday afternoon.…

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Harav Zechariah Gelley, Zt”l

Harav Zechariah Gelley, zt”l, Rav of the Khal Adas Jeshurun (KAJ) kehillah of Washington Heights, was niftar on Thursday, 4 Iyar. He was in his mid-80s and had been suffering…

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Trump Tower Fire Caused by Overloaded Power Strips

Authorities say overloaded power strips sparked the deadly Trump Tower fire in New York City that sent flames and thick, black smoke pouring from windows of the president’s namesake skyscraper.…

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Cuomo Not Giving Up on New Manhattan Tolls

Gov. Andrew Cuomo isn’t giving up on the idea of imposing new congestion tolls on motorists entering the busiest parts of Manhattan. The Democrat said on WNYC radio Friday that…

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Hudson Yards Development Features Movable Building

The city’s bid to host the 2012 Olympics in a rebuilt neighborhood of rail yards and industrial buildings never came to fruition, but the massive Hudson Yards project rising there…

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Chelsea Bomber Gets Life in Prison

A man who set off small bombs in two states, including a pressure cooker device that blasted shrapnel across a New York City block, was sentenced Tuesday to multiple terms…

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DA Bars Donations From Lawyers With Conflicts

Manhattan’s district attorney says he will no longer accept campaign contributions from lawyers with business before his office, including those representing people being investigated or prosecuted. The announcement by Cyrus…

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3 Men Shot in Midtown Manhattan

Three men have been shot and wounded in midtown Manhattan, around 4:40 p.m. Sunday on West 31st Street, a few blocks from Macy’s and Penn Station. Police say the victims…

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