Manhattan

NYC Subway Scare / Larry Kenton Griffin II
NYPD via AP, File
August 17, 2019 - 11:29 am
By Michael R. Sisak and Jennifer Peltz NEW YORK (AP) — A man suspected of placing two devices that looked like pressure cookers in a New York City subway station on Friday, causing an evacuation and snarling the morning commute, has been apprehended, police said. Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea...
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Screens in Times Square are black during a power outage, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New York.
Michael Owens/AP Photo
July 14, 2019 - 3:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A Manhattan power outage that temporarily turned off the bright lights of the big city only lasted for a few hours, but left plenty of lingering questions and calls for investigations on Sunday. Con Edison engineers and planners are looking into what happened at a substation on...
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Authorities were scrambling to restore electricity to Manhattan following a power outage that knocked out Times Square's towering electronic screens and darkened marquees in the theater district and left businesses without electricity.
Michael Owens/AP Photo
July 13, 2019 - 7:35 pm
NEW YORK (KYW Newsradio/AP) — On the anniversary of a 1977 blackout that hit most of New York City, a massive power outage brought the curtain down on Broadway shows and stalled traffic on Manhattan streets. Underground, the power outage affecting 73,000 customers for hours also left the subway...
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New York City Police and Fire Department personnel secure the scene in front of a building in midtown Manhattan where a helicopter crash landed, Monday, June 10, 2019.
AP Photo/Richard Drew
June 11, 2019 - 8:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a Manhattan helicopter crash (all times local): 9:45 p.m. A New York congresswoman is calling on the Federal Aviation Administration to ban "non-essential" helicopter flights over Manhattan following a crash in the city. Rep. Carolyn Maloney vowed Monday to hold the...
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The FDNY responds to a helicopter crash on the roof of a Midtown building in New York City.
WPIX via CNN
June 10, 2019 - 2:32 pm
By Eric Levenson, Shimon Prokupecz and Miguel Marquez, CNN (CNN) - - A helicopter crash-landed on the roof of a midtown Manhattan building Monday, sparking a fire and killing one person believed to be the pilot, New York City officials said. Mayor Bill de Blasio said there was no indication that...
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Customers wait in line for service at Godiva's new cafe in New York, Tuesday April 16, 2019.
Bebeto Matthews/AP Photo
April 17, 2019 - 12:16 pm
By Anne D'Innocenzio, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Godiva is looking beyond its iconic gold gift box of chocolates. The Belgium confectioner is rolling out 2,000 cafes over the next six years that will serve a complete menu of items like the croiffle, a croissant and waffle hybrid that's...
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New York City skyline
Dreamstime
March 01, 2019 - 5:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Getaways don't get much bigger than this. After 57 years on the air in Philadelphia and surrounding suburbs — 52 of them with KYW Newsradio — this is goodbye. It's not sad. It's not glad. It just is. I'm off to new digs in the place where my life began and later...
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Prosecutors in the Manhattan district attorney's office have prepared a criminal case against Paul Manafort in the event that he receives a presidential pardon, Bloomberg News reported.
Getty Images via CNN
February 22, 2019 - 1:48 pm
By Erica Orden (CNN) -- Prosecutors in the Manhattan district attorney's office have prepared a criminal case against Paul Manafort in the event that he receives a presidential pardon, Bloomberg News reported Friday. The district attorney's office, led by Cy Vance, has been investigating Manafort,...
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Statue of Liberty
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
February 22, 2019 - 3:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — I once wrote, "You can't go back because back isn't there anymore." It was an observation on trying to re-live the past. Returning to places where I lived, worked and loved, I found my most vivid memories had vanished. But as most of my friends have found when trying...
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This Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, photo shows "Millie on the South Lawn" by Christine Merrill, alongside a letter from former first lady Barbara Bush on display at the American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog in New York.
Mary Altaffer/AP
January 11, 2019 - 2:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — It's a museum that invites visitors to come! Sit! And stay. The American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog opens Feb. 8 in midtown Manhattan, returning to New York after three decades on the outskirts of St. Louis. The collection boasts portraits of royal and presidential pets,...
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