Lower Manhattan

Police line
May 09, 2019 - 9:35 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Police officials are looking for a suspect after two men were shot outside a nightclub early this morning in lower Manhattan. A spokesman says three men got into an argument outside SOB's nightclub located on Varick Street at approximately 1:30 a.m., when one of the men shot...
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Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office
March 14, 2019 - 3:28 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a plan to protect lower Manhattan from rising sea levels by extending its shoreline. Officials have been developing designs that would reinforce NYC's waterfront ever since 2012 Superstorm Sandy destroyed multiple homes and...
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Patrick Kennell
Peter Haskell
March 12, 2019 - 11:32 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — With a soaring residential population and an explosion of tourism, the Financial District has in some ways become a victim of its own success. This newfound growth has created headaches like congestion on the sidewalks and streets, which are older and more narrow than in other...
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FDNY Ambulance
November 26, 2018 - 7:37 pm
At least one person is dead and six others are hurt after they were struck by a van in Chinatown Monday evening.
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African American burial ground
November 03, 2018 - 5:16 pm
The NYPD says a racial slur defaced a historic burial ground where the city's blacks were once laid to rest.
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Tunnel to Towers
Steve Burns/WCBS 880
September 30, 2018 - 11:40 am
Thousands of people turned out Sunday morning for the Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk.
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Pizzeria Burglary
June 15, 2018 - 8:10 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- Police are searching for a man and a woman who they said robbed the same New York City pizzeria three times, making off with close to $30,000. Vapiano Restaurant in lower Manhattan was hit for the first time Feb. 11 when the suspects broke in and removed a safe containing...
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Fulton Street Subway Groping Suspect
May 02, 2018 - 3:26 pm
Police on Wednesday were searching for a man who allegedly groped a 15-year-old girl on a subway train in Lower Manhattan.
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Lower Manhattan Manhole Explosions
Rich Lamb/WCBS 880
March 22, 2018 - 4:43 pm
No serious injuries were reported Thursday afternoon when a transformer apparently exploded in Lower Manhattan.
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DJ Mika At Lower Manhattan McDonald's
WCBS 880
February 23, 2018 - 7:00 am
There is a McDonald’s in New York City where you can order your Big Mac and ask the DJ for a song while you’re at it.
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