Driver Flees 7-Car Harlem Crash Saturday – NBC New York

Driver Flees 7-Car Harlem Crash Saturday – NBC New York

At least four people were hurt and half a dozen cars damaged in a particularly destructive late-night crash in Manhattan on Saturday, according to authorities. A preliminary investigation suggests the initial crash happened around 10:15 p.m. along East 111th Street in East Harlem, police said. Within minutes, the driver of a red Nissan would be … Read more

Actress Cicely Tyson has street renamed after her in East Harlem, NYC

Actress Cicely Tyson has street renamed after her in East Harlem, NYC

HARLEM, Manhattan (WABC) — A street in Harlem has been renamed after legendary actress Cicely Tyson. A stretch of East 101st Street now bears the name of the late actress. Tyson grew up on the block in East Harlem and people gathered to celebrate on Saturday. The debut of the new sign was accompanied by … Read more

Video Released of Woman Punched by Detective in Harlem – NBC New York

Video Released of Woman Punched by Detective in Harlem – NBC New York

The NYPD has released body camera footage of an officer’s encounter with a woman in Harlem amid questions over cellphone video that showed a cop’s blow knock a 19-year-old woman to the sidewalk. Tensions escalated Wednesday. Now the Manhattan district attorney’s response is fanning flames anew. The altercation in question played out Tuesday as cops … Read more

NYPD releases bodycam footage of Tamani Crum getting decked by cop

NYPD releases bodycam footage of Tamani Crum getting decked by cop

The woman who got decked by an NYPD detective during a fracas in Harlem shoved and slapped the cop before he slugged her in the face, according to a compilation of bodycam recordings released by the department Thursday. The first clip, which was shot from the side and lasts just 19 seconds, shows Tamani Crum, … Read more

NYC overnight shootings leave two dead, three injured

NYC overnight shootings leave two dead, three injured

A 37-year-old woman and a 22-year-old man were killed in seprate Bronx shootings overnight that left three others injured. In the latest deadly incident, three men were shot following a dispute at the corner of East Burnside Avenue and the Grand Concourse at 3:50 a.m. Saturday, police said. Joshua Thomas, 22, died from a gunshot … Read more

NYC building owned by eccentric ‘can collector’ millionaire may be saved

NYC building owned by eccentric ‘can collector’ millionaire may be saved

An eccentric millionaire property owner — known for collecting cans and bottles in her Brooklyn neighborhood — is now negotiating with the city to save one of the landmarked Manhattan properties she owns. Lisa Fiekowsky, 71, told The Post that she is in talks with the city to save the 125-year-old Renaissance Revival-style brick and … Read more