Brooklyn Newswire

Brooklyn Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brooklyn, NY.

Results 1 - 20 of 48 for "" in Brooklyn, NY

  1. El Chapo's twin daughters had a decadent Barbie-themed birthday. ...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Emma Coronel, wife of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, leaves federal court in Brooklyn, N.Y., with her twin daughters after a hearing in the case of her husband on June 26. It was a Barbie-themed birthday party most kids could only dream about, with carnival rides, hundreds of pink balloons and a theater-worthy set featuring gold chandeliers and a rose-colored throne. The guests of honor were the 7-year-old twin daughters of the world's most notorious drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.


  2. Monday's TV highlights: 'Salvation' on CBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Los Angeles Times

    Santiago Cabrera, left, Jacqueline Byers, Jennifer Finnigan and Charlie Rowe in the season finale of "Salvation" on CBS. Castaways One contestant survives on resources left behind by other Castaways in the first of two new episodes of the unscripted survival competition.


  3. The 99-Seat Beat: L.A.'s small theaters present a Neil Simon classic, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Los Angeles Times

    Among the shows playing in Los Angeles' bustling smaller theaters this week are two Pulitzer Prize drama finalists, one receiving its West Coast premiere, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' "Gloria," the other an old favorite, Neil Simon's "Broadway Bound." Also on the bill is a new company that reaches out to military veterans and a mini-festival of new work by women writers.


  4. Elizabeth Marvel, from 'Homeland's' president to Nicole Holofcener's new film, proves her versatilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Los Angeles Times

    Elizabeth Marvel, who played the first female president on "Homeland" and appears in Nicole Holofcener's new film, photographed in Brooklyn, New York. Elizabeth Marvel knows how to command attention - which is why she's one of the few women to have reached the country's highest office, at least on television.


  5. U.S. securities laws may cover initial coin offerings, judge says in big win for fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Los Angeles Times

    A federal judge has ruled that U.S. securities laws may cover an initial coin offering, handing the government a victory in its effort to regulate billions of dollars in cybercurrency offerings much as stocks are. The ruling came in a criminal case against a man charged with promoting digital currencies backed by investments in real estate and diamonds that prosecutors said didn't exist.


  6. Before #TimesUp, these activist architects fought for equity in their industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | Los Angeles Times

    A still from a film about the opening night of the 1993 exhibition "More Than the Sum of Our Body Parts," showing a woman participating in an installation called "Water Cooler Wisdom," which asked visitors to describe comments they've received in the architectural workplace. In 1993, the feminist design collective Chicks in Architecture Refuse to Yield to Atavistic Thinking in Design and Society , burst onto the Chicago scene with a body-forward, playful but cuttingly subversive exhibition.


  7. Martin Shkreli's company lawyer sentenced to 18 months for aiding fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Attorney Evan Greebel, center, is brought out of 26 Federal Plaza by law enforcement officials after being arrested Dec. 17, 2015, in New York. He was sentenced Friday to 18 months behind bars for aiding "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli in an $11-million fraud.


  8. Police brace for possible clashes as white supremacists and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    A city worker removes newspaper boxes from a street corner in preparation for a gathering of white supremacists across from the White House on Sunday. A year after a neo-Nazi march in Charlottesville, Va., turned deadly, police in the nation's capital braced Sunday for potential clashes as white nationalists prepared to rally across from the White House and counter-protesters began assembling a short distance away.


  9. Khabib Nurmagomedov ready to settle bus altercation with Conor McGregor in a UFC cageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    UFC lightweight fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov talks to reporters during UFC 223's media day, Thursday, April 5, 2018, in New York. Now that Conor McGregor has left court in Brooklyn, N.Y., with a plea bargain that spares him from jail time, Khabib Nurmagomedov is itching for the deal-making to begin for their anticipated UFC showdown.


  10. Conor McGregor pleads guilty to disorderly conduct in exchange for community serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Conor McGregor struck a plea deal with New York prosecutors Thursday to skirt jail time, avoid any travel restrictions to the U.S. and resume his UFC career in short order. "Hope to have news soon," McGregor's Orange County-based agent Audie Attar told the Los Angeles Times following McGregor's court appearance in Brooklyn, N.Y. The former two-division UFC champion who earned a reported $100 million for boxing Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a novelty match last year confronted two felony charges of criminal mischief for his April attack of a bus loaded with UFC fighters.


  11. Dark, feminist and fiery: Amber Tamblyn and her debut novel, 'Any Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Amber Tamblyn photographed at Hartley's Bar in Brooklyn, New York. Her debut novel is "Any Man."


  12. NBA mock draft 2.0: Deandre Ayton still No. 1, but Luka Doncic slidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    The moment of truth for all 30 NBA teams arrives Thursday evening at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. It is the moment when teams will draft players, many with the hopes that their selections can set their franchise on a course of sustained success. Arizona's Deandre Ayton is viewed in that vein, a 7-foot center many NBA executives see as the top overall pick because of his immense ability and potential.


  13. Live small, think big: Mini Living unveils latest tiny Urban Cabin atop Row DtlaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Built as part of the MINI LIVING Urban Cabin program, which aims to create a "global village" of thoughtfully executed Tiny Houses in dense cities, and designed in collaboration with Los Angeles architecture firm FreelandBuck , the latest micro-cabin is bright and fun with colorful interiors, inventive green spaces and an impressive connection to the city of L.A. "Outdoor-like qualities are things you rarely find in tiny housing," said architect David Freeland. "Those are the first things you lose when you have a tiny space.


  14. Royal wedding photographer talks about Meghan Markle and Prince...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    On a recent Monday morning in a Williamsburg studio in Brooklyn, N.Y., the camera had been turned on photographer Alexi Lubomirski, and he wasn't crazy about the prospect. This business of being the subject is not something he is accustomed to.


  15. Justine Skye on the Billboard Music Awards, making new music and why she enjoys performing liveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Singer and rapper Justine Skye at a Ray-Ban event at the Grove in Los Angeles last week. The eyewear brand recently opened a new store at the shopping center.


  16. Rihanna toasts new Savage X Fenty lingerie collection during N.Y. partyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    "Our hostess will be joining us soon if you could move into the other room please." The evening's hostess was Rihanna and the occasion was the Savage X Fenty party.


  17. In 'That Kind of Mother,' Rumaan Alam enters the thorny world of interracial adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Even in the most amicable of arrangements, when all the ostensible needs are met, and everyone is healthy and clear-headed, it's nearly impossible to harness the sedulous nuances of adoption. The cryptic despair and magnanimous ideology surrounding this one singular transaction, which then congeal together to form an entirely different kind of molecular activity other than DNA, is damningly mercurial.


  18. Brooklyn's Sunset Park, built and rebuilt by immigrants, sees change once againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    A line of cars waits for parking at the Industry City shopping area in Sunset Park. Down at the water's edge in southwestern Brooklyn, in a refurbished industrial building, lines spilled out the doorways of eateries peddling $7 avocado toast and $12 pulled pork sandwiches.


  19. Conor McGregor due in court to face charges stemming from meleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Conor McGregor with his title belts after a UFC match at Madison Square Garden in New York on Nov. 13, 2016. Conor McGregor is expected to appear in a Brooklyn, N.Y., court Friday to face one felony charge and three misdemeanor counts in connection with his role during a UFC media-day melee, the New York Police Department said Friday.


  20. N.Y. police fatally shoot man carrying pipe, mistaking it for gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    People protest after police officers shot and killed a man in Brooklyn, N.Y., on April 4. Officers responding to reports of a man threatening people with a gun fatally shot a man carrying a metal pipe, mistaking it for a firearm, the New York Police Department said. A tense crowd gathered after Saheed Vassell, 34, was killed around 5 p.m. Wednesday in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn.


Brooklyn Job Listings
View or post Brooklyn job listings on Topix.
Brooklyn Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Brooklyn from Topix.
Brooklyn Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Brooklyn on Topix.