Tracy Lee

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Police identify young woman killed in Flatiron nightclub shooting

A 24-year-old Bronx resident has now been identified as the victim from an early Monday morning shooting outside aFlatironnightclub,police said.At 4:00 a.m., cops responded to a 911 call of several people shot in front of Club Motivo at 915 Broadway, whereWalikque Faussettsuffered a gunshot wound...

Monday, October 12, 2015, 2:23 PM

Survey: How NY area residents feel about the wealthy, high cost of living

An overwhelming majority of New York residents feel even more stagnant in a metropolitan area that has a cost of living issue, said a new survey released Monday.Eighty-six percent — of the over 1,500 surveyed across New York City and nearby suburbs in New York, Connecticut and New Jersey — say the...

Monday, October 12, 2015, 11:39 AM

Cops look for lewd subway rider on R train

Cops are searching for a man wanted for public lewdness on the subway.According to NYPD, on October 9 around 8:30 a.m., a 27-year-old woman saw a man masturbating on a Brooklyn-bound R train at the East 59 Street and Lexington Avenue stop station.RELATED:Five assailants beat subway rider...

Sunday, October 11, 2015, 1:27 PM

International street band festival ready to hit NYC in week-long celebration

Bandleaders, drum liners, musicians, artists and dancers from all around the world will stir up the streets across Manhattan, Brooklyn, Staten Island and Jersey City in a week-long celebration that starts on Monday.Now in its ninth year, HONK NYC! 2015 will run from Oct. 12 through Oct. 18.This...

Friday, October 9, 2015, 5:25 PM

Massachusetts man charged in plot to murder NY businessman

An Everett man was arrested Friday on federal murder-for-hire charges in a plot to kill a New York businessman, the U.S. District Attorney’s office said.Joseph Burke was allegedly hired by an undercover agent to shoot and kill a businessman in his Manhattan office on Oct. 17, according to an...

Friday, October 9, 2015, 3:00 PM

Man shot to death outside Bronx strip club

A 46-year-old man was shot to death early Friday in the Bronx, police said.Local media reports said the man tried to break up a fight outside a strip club called the Key Club Cabaret at 4139 Boston Rd.RELATED:Man arrested for groping boys in Bronx parkThe unidentified victim suffered shots to the...

Friday, October 9, 2015, 11:31 AM

Pilgrims outside pope's 911 memorial visit 'amazed' by his presence

Kevin Harr and his wife Liz were among the spectators to line the sidewalks around the 911 Memorial in lower Manhattan Friday as Pope Francis delivered a powerful message about the heroism displayed on September 11, 2001.The couple, who traveled from Virginia in hopes of seeing the pope, sat by the...

Friday, September 25, 2015, 2:46 PM

New Yorkers, tourists turn out at United Nations for glimpse of pope

As Pope Francis prepared to deliver remarks to the largest gathering of world leaders in the United Nation'shistory, New Yorkers and pilgrims alike dealt with extreme security measures.On the corner of 42nd Street and Second Avenue,orange dump trucks sat side-by-side with an NYPD van blocking the...

Friday, September 25, 2015, 10:19 AM