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39 min ago | Nor'Wester
When Sherry's at work and I'm too busy to cook, I more often than not take a dinner entree from the freezer and zap it in the microwave.
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1 hr ago | Photo District News
Lennon's owner Kevin Wilson had the put pose for Winnie Au during the Halloween Dog Parade in New York City's Thompkins Square Park.
4 hrs ago | New York Daily News
With rents soaring in the "it borough," a growing number of Brooklyn tenants are throwing up their hands and turning back - to Manhattan.
7 hrs ago | 13WHAM
They say Rashard Charles was hit just after 8:30 p.m. Sunday on Empire Boulevard in the Crown Heights neighborhood.
7 hrs ago | GPB.org
At the Lenox Academy in Brooklyn, N.Y., educators try to teach kids to see struggle as a normal part of learning.
Would you campaign to SAVE a dog that did this? Thousands call for pit bull which viciously mauled boy, 4, to be spared because 'the child stole its bone' Waiter, there's a bug in my soup! Woman finds enormous silverfish in her bowl of soup in New York restaurant Two men are suing the NYPD after they claim they were arrested for refusing to hand ... (more)
Police say four boys, three of them teenagers, were shot in the legs over the weekend in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn, New York.
Welterweight titlist Shawn Porter, who scored a major upset to win his belt in December, will make his first defense when he faces former two-division titleholder Paulie Malignaggi on April 19, Golden Boy Promotions chief executive Richard Schaefer told ESPN.com on Wednesday.
Heddy Abramowitz is an exhibiting artist living and working in Jerusalem, her home since 1979.
The cops descending on the Bedford-Atlantic Armory are all looking for the same guy: A homeless black male, about 5-feet-10 and 170 pounds, aged 19 to 25. Day after day, city police arrive at the enormous Crown Heights men's shelter seeking "fillers" for NYPD lineups where crime victims are summoned to ID their assailants.
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Jennifer Falu has made poetry her life! Raised in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn, Jennifer attended P.S. 44, JHS 113 and Benjamin Banneker Academy.
Manuel DaSilva, a criminally-convicted former NYPD sergeant, has racked up his sixth domestic violence-related arrest in the past five months, this time for threatening his girlfriend Sunday over the phone in violation of a protection order, allege Brooklyn prosecutors.
If you leave Manhattan for Brooklyn on the No. 3 train, you'll end up at New Lots Avenue.
While January multifamily sales in New York City tumbled from December numbers, both the dollar volume and number of properties sold were bigger than in January of 2013, according to a monthly report from Ariel Property Advisors.
Avrohom and Moshe Goldstein pleaded guilty this week to taking part in a scheme to kidnap and beat an Orthodox Jewish man who refused to grant his wife a divorce.