| Oct 22, 2010
| 7:44 PM
A man accused of robbing and sexually assaulting an elderly Brooklyn woman is in police custody, authorities announced Friday.
The suspect -- who has not been identified -- broke into the 78-year-old's victim's apartment in East New York around 5:30 a.m....
| Oct 23, 2010
| 5:34 PM
Subway riders are having their patience tested even more than usual this weekend with the MTA in the midst of its long-term, systemwide rebuilding effort.
Every line is being affected, except for the "L" line, the 42nd street Shuttle and the Staten...
| Dec 13, 2010
| 3:27 AM
Wal-Mart is again trying to open stores in New York City after failing twice because of community opposition, tweaking its message and its strategy.
Steven Restivo, a spokesman for the Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart Stores Inc., told The New York Times...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 11:13 AM
In response to a series of attacks on city livery cab drivers, the New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers announced plans Monday that will give some of its drivers an extra shield of protection when working in high-crime areas.
A dozen livery cab...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 6:42 AM
Police responded to the scene of a double homicide on the city's near east side Monday evening.
It happened in the 100 block of North Bradley Avenue Monday. That's near East New York and Sherman Drive. Police received calls of "shots fired" just before 5...
| May 9, 2011
| 7:32 AM
Police were called out to the corner of East New York Street and North Colorado Avenue Saturday morning after multiple calls came into 911 that a man had been shot.
The first call came in around 4:30 a.m. When officers arrived, they found a male victim...
| Aug 17, 2010
| 1:43 PM
A Brooklyn mom accused of brutally beating her young daughter with a mop handle was sentenced Tuesday to a 16-year prison term.
Florenica Vazquez, 38, pleaded guilty to beating Alejandra in October 2008 and leaving her to die on her bed.
| Feb 4, 2011
| 3:25 AM
Wal-Mart's lengthy struggle to open in New York City has hit fresh problems -- a controversial report that said America's biggest discounter does not just sell cheap, it makes neighborhoods poorer.
The report concludes that Wal-Mart, the biggest U.S....
| Aug 23, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Something is broken in New York's celebrated 311 help line system.
That's the only explanation that makes sense to PIX 11 News reporter Greg Mocker, after the city ignored an abandoned, stolen car -- parked on a city street -- for nine months.
| Sep 2, 2010
| 8:08 AM
A 10-year-old boy is in stable condition after being shot by two stray bullets while he was watching television inside his Brooklyn home Wednesday night.
Khalil Robinson was sitting in his living room watching at episode of "Blues Clues" at 9:20 p.m....
| Feb 21, 2011
| 1:17 PM
A Chicago man who was severely hurt in a car crash 16 months ago in Aurora died Saturday, apparently as a result of his injuries, and officials are seeking to recharge the man convicted last year of fleeing the scene, Aurora police said in a statement...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 12:06 PM
It was a dispute that started over money, then later snowballed into a war of words on Facebook and it later resulted into the brutal stabbing death of a 22-year-old Brooklyn woman.
According to police, Kamisha Richards was stabbed Monday night outside...