| Feb 28, 2010
| 2:24 PM
Students in Brooklyn are getting down and dirty for the sake of a healthier community.
Students at the High School for Public Service in East Flatbush are building a 10,000-square-foot vegetable farm on the campus' front lawn. Kids plan to sell their...
| Mar 1, 2010
| 7:56 AM
An emotionally disturbed man armed with a machete in Brooklyn was shot by police late Sunday evening.
Three NYPD officers and a sergeant arrived at 313 East 94th Street in East Flatbush at about 11 p.m., where they encountered the unbalanced 49-year-...
| Mar 10, 2010
| 5:59 PM
A Bronx woman was arrested and charged in the hit-and-run that left a New York City employee brain dead, authorities announced Wednesday.
According to police, Frances D. Jasmin, 28, was charged with leaving the scene of an accident which resulted in...
| Oct 3, 2009
| 2:47 PM
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (WPIX) - A third cop has been suspended for his apparent role in trying to help a New York City police officer cover up an alleged DWI.
NYPD Anti-Crime Officer, Robert McGinn, 39, was suspended Thursday after surveillance video showed he...
| Oct 4, 2009
A 5-month-old baby boy is fighting for his life after his mother slashed him in the neck, then stabbed herself in the leg, police say.
Officers were called to a home on East 38th Street in East Flatbush early Sunday.
The boy is being treated at Kings...
| Oct 13, 2009
| 10:53 AM
One man was killed and two others were wounded, after a gunman opened fire inside a Flatbush donut shop Monday night, police said.
According to authorities, the shooting was prompted by an apparent argument that happened outside the shop located at 188...
| Oct 18, 2009
| 12:48 PM
New York City police are on the hunt for a gunman who shot a man to death as he was standing in front of his Brooklyn apartment building Saturday evening.
According to police, around 6 p.m. two men approached 56-year-old Charles Bulze in front of 469...
| Jul 10, 2010
| 2:46 PM
Con Edison is asking customers in Brooklyn to turn off non-essential appliances after reducing voltage in the borough by eight percent.
The reduction in electricity comes after equipment problems affecting the electrical cables that supply power to a...
| Jul 18, 2010
| 11:28 AM
New York City police are hoping new surveillance tape will help track down the gunman responsible for shooting a nine-year-old boy in the leg.
The incident occurred Friday night as the young boy was riding his bike on East 45th St. in East Flatbush...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 11:57 AM
Aretha Franklin says she's recovering from a fall and will miss two free concerts in Brooklyn and an 80th birthday gala for Rep. Charles Rangel.
Franklin's office says the Queen of Soul broke ribs and has abdominal pain from Sunday's fall. Franklin...
| Aug 17, 2010
| 5:40 PM
Have you seen it? People who live near Prospect Park in Brooklyn are calling it the 'ghost stroller'.
A photo on the web shows the 'ghost stroller' sitting in eerie silence at Union Street off 6th Ave in Park Slope. Just as suddenly as it appears --...
| Aug 23, 2010
| 3:27 PM
The rabbis at Tiferes Yisroel--an all-boys, Orthodox Jewish school in Flatbush, Brooklyn---are defending their new policy on Internet use.
In an effort to stop students from checking out porn sites and other inappropriate areas, they want families to e-...