Man falls to his death from rooftop balcony in Manhattan: NYPD

A man died after he fell off a balcony on the top floor of a Manhattan building late Saturday night, authorities said. New York City, NYMan falls to his death from rooftop balcony in Manhattan: NYPD Police found the man, believed to be in his 30s, unresponsive and unconscious outside of a building on East 89th Street and Third Avenue at around 11:43 p.m., according to … Continue reading Man falls to his death from rooftop balcony in Manhattan: NYPD

Manhattan school plagued with violence, parents say concerns neglected

Violence has spiraled at a Manhattan middle school in one of the city’s top districts this year — and administrators aren’t doing enough to stop it, a group of parents told the Post. A string of incidents at 75 Morton, including a bus stop beating and a cafeteria body slam, drew a rare visit from Department of Education security chief Mark Rampersant on Friday, sources … Continue reading Manhattan school plagued with violence, parents say concerns neglected

Man busted for swinging ax during dispute on Manhattan train: cops

A maniac brandished an ax during a squabble on a subway as it approached Penn Station — one of New York’s City’s busiest stops — during peak hour this week, cops said. The 40-year-old victim was on a southbound 2 train when he got into a dispute with 46-year-old Steve Hunt around 5 p.m. Tuesday, police said.  When the argument heated up, Hunt allegedly pulled … Continue reading Man busted for swinging ax during dispute on Manhattan train: cops

Rare tornado warning issued for Manhattan, Bronx overnight

The National Weather Service has not put out any statements or official reports of a tornado touchdown. A rare tornado warning was issued for Manhattan and the Bronx on Sunday night as strong winds and rain and rain pummeled the area. The National Weather Service issued the warning at 8:40 p.m. ET, telling residents to immediately go indoors, seek shelter and stay away from windows. Videos shared … Continue reading Rare tornado warning issued for Manhattan, Bronx overnight

Say What Now? Man Slashed with Sword After Urinating on Lower Manhattan Apartment Building

A man who likes peeing on buildings crossed paths with a man wielding a sword in lower Manhattan — and confrontation ensued leaving the urinating man injured. via NYDN: The 20-year-old victim was hanging out with four other friends when he began to urinate on a wall on Elizabeth St. near Grand St. about 2:45 a.m. Saturday, police said. A man poked his head out of … Continue reading Say What Now? Man Slashed with Sword After Urinating on Lower Manhattan Apartment Building

Falling debris kills Manhattan architect as she was walking on a sidewalk

A 60-year-old woman was struck and killed by falling debris on a midtown Manhattan street Tuesday morning, according to New York police spokesman Ahmed Nasser. The woman, identified by police as Erica Tishman, was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency services. Tishman was a Manhattan architect and served on the Board of Directors for the Educational Alliance, CNN affiliate WABC reported.”It is with great … Continue reading Falling debris kills Manhattan architect as she was walking on a sidewalk