Tag Archives: Manhattan

Manhattan DA wants Eliot Spitzer investigation to be moved

CNBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images Eliot Spitzer has close ties to the office of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance wants the investigation into allegations Eliot Spitzer assaulted a 26-year-old woman at the Plaza Hotel last weekend moved to another borough due to the former governor’s ties to his office, a spokeswoman told the Daily ...

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Manhattan District Attorney Asks to Be Recused Amid Spitzer Investigation Standstill

The Manhattan district attorney, Cy Vance, has moved to recuse himself from the criminal investigation into (now apparently recanted) allegations that former Governor Eliot Spitzer assaulted a 26-year-old woman he was with at the Plaza Hotel Saturday, the New York Times reports. The investigation has reached a “standstill,” police said. http://gawker.com/eliot-spitzers… The formal request to transfer the case to the ...

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Manhattan Dentist Arrested on Horrific List of Charges Including Child Pornography, Drugs and Willfully Trying To Spread HIV 

A popular Manhattan dentist and AIDS activist was arrested Friday on a series of bizarre and disturbing charges that run the gamut from child pornography to sexual intercourse with animals to trading dental work for drugs. Dr. John Wolf, who practices in Chelsea, was arrested at his home in the West Village, according to The New York Times, where agents ...

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Watch construction crews burrow under Manhattan to build a new subway line

Many New Yorkers don’t know it, but some of the world’s largest public works projects are under construction right under their feet. Work is underway on extending a massive new water tunnel to keep up with demand, and workers are boring under the most dense sections of Midtown to make a new rail link into Grand Central Terminal. But perhaps the most ...

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