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Anti-Trump protesters march to Trump Tower in first of five demonstrations

BY MILO HESS AND ALEJANDRA O’CONNELL-DOMENECH | Almost 200 people marched from Union Square to Trump Tower calling for the removal of President Donald Trump. The procession to 725 Fifth Ave. was part of a protest organized by Refuse Fascism, anti-Trump anti Mike Pence group formed in December 2016. “We need a coalition — Christians, Muslims, […]

BY SHAYE WEAVER | Just seven months after its official opening, the ritzy Hudson Yards area has become the most expensive neighborhood in New York City, dethroning TriBeCa for the title, according to a report by Property Shark. The report released on Wednesday says that the median sale price, between April 1 and June 30, […]

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The following are notable crimes from the Midtown North and 13th precincts: Group attacks senior late at night Police said they are looking for three men after a group attacked a man in front of 1133 Sixth Avenue on Monday, Oct. 14, around 2:20 a.m. A 72-year-old man was approached by a group of men and […]

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BY SHAYE WEAVER | It’s never too early for ice skating, at least, according to Rockefeller Center. The Rink at Rockefeller Center officially opened for its 83rd season on Saturday, heralding in a new season of wintertime fun. The Rink is offering guests a chance to do their figure eights on the ice with a […]

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BY RACHEL HOLLIDAY SMITH AND GABRIEL SANDOVAL, THE CITY | The financially strapped City University of New York is looking to mine another valuable asset: its prime Manhattan real estate. This story was originally published on OCT. 11 by THE CITY. The city’s public university system put out a call last week asking real estate […]

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BY ROBERT POZARYCKI | Two crooks who ambushed and assaulted a plainclothes police officer on duty on the West Side street Thursday afternoon remain at large, according to police. The NYPD released on Friday night video footage of the suspects behind the Oct. 10 assault, which took place at 5:40 p.m. in the area of […]

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BY ROBERT POZARYCKI | Cops need the public’s help in finding a pugilistic robber who beat up a 19-year-old man at a train station in Midtown earlier this month. Law enforcement sources said the beating took place at 1:10 p.m. on Oct. 4 on the Queens-bound platform of the 7th Avenue station, located below 7th […]

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BY SHAYE WEAVER | At 1,250 feet in the air, the Empire State Building’s observatory on the 102nd floor may just be “the best place for a New Yorker.” Closed since January this year, the 360-degree space — 16 floors above the famous open-air observatory — underwent a massive renovation that replaced its old windows with […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | A large stretch of the West Side Highway is getting a lower speed limit as part of an effort to improve traffic safety under the Vision Zero program, officials announced on Oct. 10. Starting Oct. 12, the speed limit will drop from 35 mph to 30 mph from Battery Place up […]

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BY ROBERT POZARYCKI | Police need the public’s help finding a man who sexually assaulted a woman on the R train in Midtown Manhattan last month. The NYPD released on Oct. 10 a cellphone photo of the perpetrator involved in the Sept. 4 incident, which occurred at 5:20 p.m. on Sept. 4 on a Queens-bound […]

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