New York City has hidden history, landmark buildings and notable characters who thread through every neighborhood. This map collects all of these stories and we provide the most recent stories each week.

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NYPD releases video of fatal police shooting in Brooklyn: 40.664449, -73.931601
The Met Goes Beyond Its Doors to Pick a Leader Who Bridges Art and Technology: 40.779437, -73.963244
Popular merengue singer knocked out, attacked with machetes in New York City: 40.848132, -73.932965
Torso, Bags of Body Parts Discovered in NYC Park Identified as 26-Year-Old Woman: 40.636345, -73.882343
Brooklyn pol runs campaign out of his nonprofit\'s housing: 40.670734, -73.947945
N.J. cops head to Florida seeking couple in death of baby found inside suitcase on PATH train tracks: 40.734849, -74.067150
Thieves steal wheels from cars at Jersey City dealership lot: 40.714979, -74.095503
Penn Station’s “summer of hell” will return with more Amtrak repairs: 40.750568, -73.993519
Manhattan dentist cuffed for allegedly sexually abusing man in his office as secretary finished work in other room: 40.763724, -73.970257
Sicko who raped, robbed teacher in her Bronx apartment building arrested: 40.824924, -73.916212
Chick-fil-A’s Creepy Infiltration of New York City: 40.710401, -74.008552
The Oldest Sidewalk Scaffold in New York City Tells All: 40.829362, -73.940078
Displaced Lower Manhattan tenants find their belongings in dumpster: 40.716831, -73.995330
Trump Wants America to Revert to the Queens of His Childhood: 40.717201, -73.785257
Fight at Queens nightclub leaves two brothers shot: 40.699568, -73.820885
Blissville, a tiny Queens enclave, resists influx of homeless: 40.736211, -73.936719
Famed gay rights lawyer sets himself on fire at Prospect Park in protest suicide against fossil fuels: 40.652409, -73.971129
Twin brothers get rich sheltering homeless in disgusting apartments: 40.806955, -73.918461
Shoplifter dies after scuffle with Brooklyn grocery store employees: 40.646868, -73.957584
Mercedes driver cuffed after he drunkenly sparks three-car crash, leaves 8 hospitalized, 2 critically in Brooklyn: 40.635904, -73.950946
Bouncer at Hoboken club threw man down stairs, knocked him out: 40.736719, -74.029136
Stray bullet hits grandmother in back of head as teen shoots rival on Brooklyn street: 40.646783, -73.958223
Council okays use of eminent domain to seize Gowanus plots as part of canal cleanup: 40.681627, -73.985936
Arrest made in fatal stabbing of retired Jersey City teacher, coach: 40.742424, -74.053774
City Orders Sims Statue Removed From Central Park: 40.796057, -73.961184
Four-alarm Trump Tower fire caused by overloaded power strips, says FDNY: 40.762368, -73.973999
City sues Airbnb over subpoena it rejected: 40.738828, -73.998716
Lawyer for alleged Port Authority bomber may seek change of venue: 40.755995, -73.988843
Body found on Staten Island beach: 40.537904, -74.129405
Knife-wielding man forced teen to perform sex act in park bathroom: 40.667645, -73.890604
Landmarking Coney Island’s historic boardwalk may not protect its wooden boards, preservationists worry: 40.573003, -73.984465
Manhattan turf war: ‘Billionaires Row’ vs. homeless shelter: 40.765640, -73.978819
Disabled MTA Busdriver Stabbed To Death In His Bushwick Home: 40.691541, -73.913612
Checkin’ in with ... the new chairman of Sunset Park’s Community Board 7: 40.650502, -74.007920
‘Outrageous’ $17 Toll to Cross the Verrazano Vexes Drivers: 40.606969, -74.044607
‘Fearless Girl’ gets a permanent home across from New York Stock Exchange: 40.706920, -74.010819
3 accused of choking, robbing man in Bronx stairwell: 40.832420, -73.871164
Former NYPD cop repeatedly raped co-worker at Bronx hospital: suit: 40.830547, -73.929208
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Chick-fil-A’s Creepy Infiltration of New York City
The restaurant, on Fulton Street, is the company’s fourth in Manhattan, and it opened last month to the kind of slick, corporate-friendly fanfare that can only greet a new chain location. (The New Yorker, 4/13/18)
144 Fulton St, NY, New York 10038, USA
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distance: 0.5 miles
‘Fearless Girl’ gets a permanent home across from New York Stock Exchange
Its permanent location will “ensure that her message and impact continues to be heard,” says Mayor de Blasio. (Curbed, 4/19/18)
New York Stock Exchange, New York, NY, USA
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distance: 0.6 miles
Displaced Lower Manhattan tenants find their belongings in dumpster
Tenants of 85 Bowery frantically went through garbage bags Wednesday, salvaging what they could after finding their possessions in a dumpster. (NY1, 4/12/18)
Tags: Chinatown
85 Bowery, New York, NY, USA
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distance: 1.8 miles
City sues Airbnb over subpoena it rejected
NYC seeks $1M in damages from two landlords peddling short-term rentals at 156 West 15th Street. (The Real Deal, 4/16/18)
156 West 15th Street, New York, NY, USA
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distance: 2 miles
Bouncer at Hoboken club threw man down stairs, knocked him out
A security guard at a local nightclub is accused of dragging and pushing a patron down several flights of stairs, causing him to lose consciousness, authorities said. (NJ.com, 4/12/18)
92 River St, Hoboken, NJ 07030, USA
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distance: 2.4 miles
Council okays use of eminent domain to seize Gowanus plots as part of canal cleanup
The city moved one step closer to bulldozing the ancient Gowanus Station building after Council on Wednesday approved use of eminent domain to seize its Butler Street lot and neighboring land to make way for two subterranean sewage tanks the Feds’ require for their cleanup of the Gowanus Canal. (Brooklyn Paper, 4/16/18)
234 Butler Street, Brooklyn, NY, USA
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distance: 2.7 miles
Penn Station’s “summer of hell” will return with more Amtrak repairs
Amtrak announced plans for yet another multimillion-dollar repair project (Curbed, 4/10/18)
Pennsylvania Station, New York, NY, USA
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distance: 3.1 miles
Lawyer for alleged Port Authority bomber may seek change of venue
The lawyer for the accused Port Authority bomber said ​Tuesday that she may seek a change of venue as a Manhattan federal judge set a trial date of Oct. 29. (NY Post, 4/17/18)
Port Authority, 8th Avenue, New York, NY, USA
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