The arrest of an emotionally disturbed man with a sword inside the Empire State Building.
CBS2 New York official video.
Police on Long Island are warning residents about a scam targeting the elderly. It happened back in May in New Hyde Park in Nassau County. According to detectives, an unknown man contacted an 88-year-old woman claiming to be her grandson. He allegedly told the woman that he was involved in a car accident and injured a pregnant woman. After explaining that he was arrested, police say the man gave woman a phone number for his lawyer and directed her to call. She did and was instructed to make a payment of $9,800 for bail money and include an additional $1,200 to keep the arrest off his criminal record….
ABC7 New York News video.
NY City now responsible for tree sidewalk damage, Paid Personal Time rally, 3-K now Citywide
Homeowners are no longer on the hook for damaged sidewalks caused by street trees • First Lady, Public Advocate and labor advocates push for passing of Paid Personal Time for private-sector workers • 3-K for All is now Citywide, with enrollment soon projected to reach 20,000 by the fall
Official NY City Hall video