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Nightmare On 34th Street

AP | Posted 12.11.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say the driver of a car that jumped a curb near the Empire State Building has been arrested on charges including driving unde...

Let NJ Transit's Trains Use PATH Tunnels to NYC

Mark W. Schleisner | Posted 07.14.2014 | New York
Mark W. Schleisner

Ever since NJ Governor Christie cancelled funding for the Trans-Hudson ARC railroad tunnel to NY Penn Station, mass transit pundits seem to be at a lo...

Macy's Herald Square Fire Sparked By Cigarette

dnainfo.com | Posted 04.05.2012 | New York

MIDTOWN — The basement fire at Macy's Herald Square that forced the evacuation of hundreds of terrified shoppers was sparked by a cigarette butt, ma...

The Faithful Shopper: Top Trends for 2011

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 02.15.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It's been an amazing shopping year in New York City, with new stores, new looks, and new visitors (50 million of them!). Going through a list of the n...

Macy's $400 Million Grand Makeover To Flagship Store

Posted 01.01.2012 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) By Anne D'Innocenzio Macy's iconic flagship store, which is already the world's largest, is about to get even bigger. The departm...

The Faithful Shopper: Christmas in October

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 12.28.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

I know, I know. It's not even Halloween yet, and the stores are filled with Christmas carols, holiday décor and gifts for year-end giving. I love it!

Macy's NYC Employees Could Strike For First Time In Nearly Forty Years

Posted 08.15.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Phil Wahba and Roy Strom) - Workers at four New York City area Macy's Inc stores, including its Herald Square flagship, could strike lat...

The Faithful Shopper: Top Trends for 2011

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.03.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

When you visit as many stores as I do (note to accountant -- it's retail research, not shopping), you begin to see patterns and trends emerging, and New York this year is no exception.

Bloomberg: Times Square Pedestrian Plazas Improving Air Quality

Posted 06.13.2011 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg has a new report from the Health Department to rub in the faces of those who oppose Times Square's pedestrian plazas. The report foun...

NYC On Edge: Three 'Suspicious Package' Incidents In One Day

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Better vigilant than sorry. New York seemed to be on high alert Monday, as three separate 'suspicious package' incidents halted various arteries in ...

SUMMER HEAT: Yet ANOTHER Street Fight Video Surfaces

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

One man faced off against three young adults during a brawl in Herald Square. In a video posted on YouTube last week, the man can be seen being hit...

Sidewalk Catwalk Launches Mannequin Art Exhibition

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Pianos are officially out. The latest trend in the New York public art scene? Mannequins donning couture made of weather-proof materials, designed by ...

3 Shootings As Gangs Of Youths Run Wild In Midtown

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Hundreds of young people spilled into midtown Manhattan near Times Square early Monday, brawling and shooting guns after the New York...

Something Strange in Herald Square

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

Surprises like the blinking owl eyes of Herald Square are what make New York such a great city to explore.

PATH Train Strikes Wall at Herald Square Station; 10 Hurt

1010wins.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A PATH train has struck a bumper block at the Herald Square station in Manhattan, resulting in reports of at least 10 minor injuries....

Broadway's Car-Free Zones Rented Out For City Money

New York Times | LIBBY NELSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Some of those traffic-free pedestrian plazas are being rented out by the city to make money....

Traffic Free Times Square Is A Half-Baked Concept

Stephen C. Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Stephen C. Rose

Last February Manhattan was apprised of an incipient revolution. Cars and trucks would no longer be welcome in Times Square and on a small stretch of ...