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The lawsuit was filed only hours before San Francisco-based Lyft planned to enter the New York City market.
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2 hrs ago | New York Post
The number of dogs in New York City can make traversing the sidewalks like walking through a field of mines - and we don't mean the stinky ones that stick to your shoes.
3 hrs ago | HipHopDx
Raekwon, Jay Electronica, CJ Fly of Pro Era, CyHi The Prynce , DJ Rob Swift, The Audible Doctor and Kydd Jones are among the acts slated to appear at The Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival, which is set to conclude today and tomorrow at 50 Kent Avenue in Brooklyn, New York.
5 hrs ago | The Real Deal
Adam America and the Horizon Group unveiled a rendering of its new 118-unit rental building coming to South Williamsburg.
9 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com
A pair of musicians hopes to convert a vacant lot into a new outdoor venue in Bed-Stuy that will feature music and movies pumped directly into wireless headphones, allowing patrons to party into the night without disturbing the neighbors' peace.
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Gennaro Brooks-Church, an eco-friendly designer and contractor, is starting construction this month on a two-story leafy retreat in his backyard on 2nd Street in Carroll Gardens - and he's making it with material he found while dumpster diving.
I'm the baby, gotta love me: A Tyrannosaurus Rex and her baby share a tender moment while the show's protagonist looks on.
A man was shot and wounded by police in Brooklyn on Thursday night after he allegedly refused to pull over and struck multiple cars before finally ramming an NYPD vehicle.
The reopening of the Hotel Bossert - once known as the Waldorf Astoria of Brooklyn - has been eagerly anticipated since developers David Bistricer and Joseph Chetrit purchased it nearly two years ago.
In 2009 a mother was fully covered as she breastfed her baby in an Ikea store in Brooklyn, N.Y, when an employee and security guard hustled her off to a bathroom where she could "nurse in private."
Police are investigating the possibility that a body found partially dismembered on Long Island is that of a missing Brooklyn woman.
A lack of inventory coupled with strong demand sent the average price of a residential property in the borough to a record $783,296 in the second quarter, up 16.6% from the year-ago period, according to a report from Douglas Elliman.
Every two weeks or so a group of people gather in a tastefully decorated Williamsburg home to sample authentic, home-cooked meals mostly commonly consumed in the Philippines, but in true North Brooklyn fusion fashion, prepared with a twist - a Spanish twist at that, building on the colonial heritage of the nation on the South East Asian island ... (more)
The San Francisco based Lyft, announced that starting Friday night at 7 p.m. they will be deploying its signature pink-mustachioed cars in Brooklyn and Queens, allowing them to pick up riders who use the app to signal them.
A 26-year-old driver is in custody and charges are pending after a crash in Brooklyn killed one person and injured another early Wednesday morning.
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