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Brooklyn, New York is located in Kings County. Zip codes in Brooklyn, NY include 11233, 11225, and 11249. More Brooklyn information.

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1 hr ago | New York Daily News

Vampires plague New York in 'The Strain'

Those moody, moping vampires that have been all the rage in recent years would be left as little more than ugly red, spattery smears if they ever encountered just one of the bloodsuckers that populate "The Strain."

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5 hrs ago | The Oregonian

23 sketches of downtown Portland from the West Coast 'sketchcrawl'

The 2nd Annual West Coast Urban Sketchcrawl drew dozens of artists Saturday to the green strip of downtown Portland.

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9 hrs ago | News12.com

Brooklyn residents celebrate Bastille Day in Boerum Hill festival

Aside from French food and wine, parts of Smith Street will be covered in sand for a huge petanque tournament -- similar to bocce ball.

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12 hrs ago | National Public Radio

NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio Isn't Afraid To Be Goofy

He sported a rainbow tie for the Gay Pride Parade. He wore an "I Love LA" shirt and warbled that song on national TV to pay off a bet.

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14 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Inc

A Summer Meal: Prospect Heights

The Zuniga family and their friends are a symbol of Mexican American pride. On this summer Sunday, they've set up camp in Prospect Park to barbecue, laugh, and eat! It's hard to miss the Zuniga family.

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19 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Inc

A Summer Meal: Williamsburg

When a nomadic, Austrian permaculturist and health coach invites three strangers to dinner at her temporary home in Williamsburg, they bond over food and food for thought.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

New York Daily News

Marty Markowitz brings DNC delegation to Manhattan hotel in pitch for 2016 convention

Marty Markowitz, a top city tourism official, brought a DNC delegation to the Westin New York Grand Central hotel in Midtown - instead of a hotel in Brooklyn, where he was formerly borough president - to conclude a two-day pitch extolling the virtues of holding the convention in Brooklyn at the Barclays Center.

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St. Cloud Times

Tobacco smoke, e-cig cartridges pose pet dangersTobacco smoke, e-cig...

Tobacco smoke, e-cig cartridges pose pet dangers Secondhand smoke can cause lung and nasal cancer in dogs and malignant lymphoma in cats Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/2014/07/12/tobacco-smoke-e-cig-cartridges-pose-pet-dangers/12577075/ In this photo taken on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, Christine Choi takes a puff ... (more)

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The Real Deal

Brooklyn artist to create footbridge to Governors Island

Back when livestock still grazed on Brooklyn's waterfront, a pedestrian channel used by farmers ran Governors Island and western Brooklyn.

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New York Daily News

Coney Island man found naked, burned in bathtub

The dead man was found in a ninth-floor apartment at 2819 W. 12 St. in Coney Island, police said.

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National Public Radio

Brooklyn DA Shifts Stance On Pot, But That Won't Impact NYPD

The majority of those arrested are black or Latino, even though those groups are not more likely to smoke pot.

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New York Daily News

Brooklyn eighth-graders get record deal with Sony for metal band

Musician Malcolm Brickhouse of Unlocking the Truth crowd surfs during his performance at Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., in April.

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New York Daily News

Brooklyn fire deputy chief snuffs car fire on way to dinner

Not just anyone would have a fire extinguisher handy on the road - but James Leonard is not just anyone.

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Newsday

Police visit building of missing Brooklyn woman in body parts case

Chinelle Latoya Browne, 27, of Brownsville, pictured left an image from her Facebook page, was reported missing to the New York City police, sources say.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

LongIsland.com

Woman Drowns in Hamptons Bays Residential Pool

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death of a Brooklyn woman who drowned in a pool in Hampton Bays yesterday.

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News12.com

Flier claims pregnant pet tarantula, Penelope, is missing in Brooklyn

A pet spider is reportedly on the loose in Brooklyn, and its owner from South Slope is desperately trying to track down the wayward arachnid.

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Tri-cityherald.com

NY attorney general sues to stop ride-sharing Lyft

The lawsuit was filed only hours before San Francisco-based Lyft planned to enter the New York City market.

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New York Post

How to not get into a fight with a dog walker

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.

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HipHopDx

[News] Raekwon, Jay Electronica, CyHi The Prynce Appearing At Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival

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.

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The Real Deal

Adam America, Horizon Group show off Brooklyn rental site

Adam America and the Horizon Group unveiled a rendering of its new 118-unit rental building coming to South Williamsburg.

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