| Jul 15, 2009
When it comes to riding the rails underground, it appears the No. 7 subway line is a commuter's dream while the C-train is a commuter's nightmare, according to an annual report released Wednesday by the Straphangers Campaign.
For the second year in a...
| Jul 9, 2009
| 7:22 PM
A fixture on Indianapolis' eastside since 1872, the Indiana Women's Prison is about to house male inmates for the first time in its history...and the neighbors are unhappy.
In a response to a lack of additional funding for prison construction in the...
| Jun 24, 2009
| 3:59 PM
French tourists visiting New York got the scare of their lives Tuesday, shortly after their plane landed at John F. Kennedy Airport.
According to police, the unsuspecting tourists boarded an unlicensed airport van that sped off when a Port Authority...
| Nov 26, 2009
| 1:31 PM
More than two-hundred New Yorkers in need were treated to a special Thanksgiving meal today at St. Michael's Parish in East New York.
The event was organized by Roxana Colorado, the founder of "Roxie's Dare "2-B" a forum created to guide potential...
| Nov 9, 2009
| 3:42 PM
A Brooklyn man is dead after being shot in the back of the head at Thomas Boyland St. and Pitkin Ave. in East New York.
| Nov 9, 2009
| 3:58 PM
Police are now saying that they have arrested two men allegedly responsible for the shooting of a man in East New York.
The two men arrived at the precinct to report that a shooting had occurred, but witnesses reported seeing the same men throw a gun...
| Oct 24, 2009
At least 12 New York City firefighters were hurt Saturday -- four of them seriously -- after two fire trucks collided in the East New York section of the borough.
It happened just before 10 a.m. on Ashford Street between New Lots and Hegeman avenues....
| Oct 20, 2009
| 7:31 AM
A bound body was discovered inside a burning Brooklyn home early Tuesday morning, police said.
According to fire officials, the house fire at 395 Warwick Street in East New York broke out at about 12:20 a.m.
More than 100 firefighters were on the...
| Oct 12, 2009
| 3:34 AM
PIX News has reports of three people shot in East New York.
The victims were reportedly shot in the street.
The shooting happened around 4:30 Monday morning at Pennsylvania Avenue and Lavonia Avenue.
All of the victims were taken to Brookdale Hospital....
| Oct 13, 2009
| 11:42 AM
New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani once praised Judge Mazz for his "Care, Dedication and Spirit"; the New York Daily News called him "a walking civics lesson"; and CNN said Judge Mazz is "one the best legal minds in America."
As a seasoned litigator...
| Sep 27, 2009
A 12-year-old girl is fighting for her life after she was plowed down by a hit-and-run driver in Brooklyn.
Witnesses say Destiny Camacho stepped onto Liberty Avenue near Shepherd Avenue in East New York about 5:30 p.m. Saturday. That's when a white van...
| Feb 6, 2010
| 1:49 PM
A team of firefighters rescued two young brothers from a burning Brooklyn apartment -- reviving the boys after they were discovered with no pulse.
Flames erupted just after 6 p.m. Friday at the family's home on Snediker Avenue, near Linden Boulevard in...