| Jun 30, 2009
| 3:46 PM
A higher power must have been looking over four laid-off Brooklyn nuns and dozens of their students as their school - that was slated to close - is set to reopen thanks to an anonymous donor.
The unidentified person, described only as the son of...
| Jul 11, 2009
| 1:42 PM
She was outside enjoying the fresh air on a beautiful summer afternoon, and ended up shot to death. It happened late Friday in Bushwick.
Police say 44-year-old Jesselle Page was sitting in the courtyard of her housing project on Moore Street around...
| Aug 8, 2009
| 11:27 AM
A New York City police officer was hospitalized but not seriously hurt early Saturday morning.
The incident happened in Brooklyn's Bushwick section. At about 3:30 a.m., the cop was on a break when he was shot in the chest while stepping into a...
| Dec 28, 2009
| 10:39 AM
A full arson investigation is underway in a Brooklyn fire that killed a 17-year-old and injured seven others -- including three firefighters.
The two-alarm blaze tore through a home at 55 Harrison Place in Bushwick around 4:40 a.m. The fire reportedly...
| Dec 29, 2009
| 1:39 PM
New York City police are on the hunt for a man spotted on surveillance tape in front of a Brooklyn apartment building with a gas can moments before a deadly fire erupted.
The flames broke out around 4:40 a.m. Monday inside an apartment building at 55...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 3:53 AM
Eighty members of an urban search and rescue team based in Brooklyn are set for deployment to assist with relief efforts in Haiti Thursday morning.
New York Task Force One (NY-TF 1) is part of the city's Federal Emergency Management Agency and is managed...
| Jan 28, 2010
| 6:51 PM
Some people in Brooklyn are convinced aliens are swooping in for a little New York night life.
Video posted on YouTube Monday shows two unknown objects floating above Williamsburg.
The person who posted the video writes, "Spotted from my backyard in...
| Aug 18, 2010
| 6:35 PM
A crude cop caught on tape harassing videographers is the subject of an internal police probe, according to a source in the NYPD.
Bushwick neighbor Vlad Teichberg caught the Friday night confrontation on his hand held camera. The video file, which he...
| Sep 2, 2010
| 6:53 PM
A 4-year-old girl -- severely malnourished with her legs and arms bound to a crib -- was found dead inside her mother's Brooklyn apartment Thursday morning, according to New York City police.
Authorities made the startling discovery around 7:30 a.m....
| Sep 3, 2010
| 2:38 PM
The mom of a 4-year-old girl -- found severely malnourished and tied to a crib -- has been charged with reckless endangerment and endangering the welfare of a child.
In addition, Caroloa Pierce, 30, has been charged with criminal possession of a...
| Sep 7, 2010
| 5:39 AM
Seven vehicles were involved in a rear-to-front accident on the windy Jackie Robinson Parkway in Queens Tuesday morning.
The accident happened in the middle of the morning rush hour on an eastbound lane near Forest Park Drive.
Reports say delays getting...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 2:02 PM
A Brooklyn woman is accused of stabbing her husband to death after finding a pornographic movie in their apartment.
Shellyann Henry, 32, reportedly confronted her husband, Rudolph, Thursday night after finding the X-rated DVD in the family's home in...