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Bollards Buoyed Up as Times Square Pedestrian Protectors

Chelsea Now - 27 Jul 2017
On May 18, Richard Rojas, a Navy veteran with prior arrests, drove onto the pedestrian plazas of Broadway at Times Square. Rojas, 26, struck at least 20 pedestrians, killing 18-year-old Alyssa Elsman before crashing into a three-foot tall metal bollard ...
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Empty storefront in Times Square comes with 1961-era subway car

The Real Deal Magazine - 25 Jul 2017
This retired subway car appeared in the third “Die Hard” movie, was abandoned in the Mojave Desert and most recently displayed sneakers. Now, it sits in an empty storefront in Times Square. JLL is marketing the 5,200-square-foot space at 120 West 42nd ...
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We tested out tips for calming down in the middle of Times Square

Time Out New York (blog) - 25 Jul 2017
Every time I have to walk through Times Square—and somehow, even after five years in New York, I'm not always able to avoid it—I tense up. It's not that I hate crowds; I probably wouldn't be living here if I truly disliked other people. It's more the ...
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Driver in Deadly Times Square Crash Is Charged With Murder

New York Times - 13 Jul 2017
A Bronx man who plowed his car through the crowded sidewalks of Times Square in May, killing an 18-year-old woman and grievously injuring several other people, has been indicted by a Manhattan grand jury on charges that include two counts of murder ...
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Phone Booths Are Back in Times Square. No Quarters Required.

New York Times - 05 Jul 2017
Salvaged from LinkNYC, the city program replacing pay phones with Wi-Fi kiosks, the booths are part of the latest installation from Times Square Arts, the public art program of the Times Square Alliance. The project, “Once Upon a Place,” by Aman ...
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Man slashed in the face near Times Square

New York Post - 16 Jul 2017
A 25-year-old man was slashed across the face when two groups clashed near Times Square early Sunday, police said. The fight started when the groups crossed paths near Seventh Avenue and West 43rd Street around 1:20 a.m.. The attacker allegedly ...
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Redditors Reveal Why They Go to the Times Square Olive Garden

Eater - 18 Jul 2017
The Olive Garden in Times Square holds a special place in the chain restaurant kingdom. New Yorkers avoid it like a pothole filled with bees, but tourists seemingly can't resist the allure of unlimited salad and breadsticks, with a bonus view of the ...

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