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  • Jon Cryer gets one star (maybe 'Two and a Half') on Walk of Fame

     
    Jon Cryer has been honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Jon Cryer got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, thanking Charlie Sheen as well as Chuck Lorre for doing what needed to be done when Sheen was in crisis. On hand were...
  • MTA Restores Near Normal Service To Public Transit Lines

    MTA Restores Near Normal Service To Public Transit Lines
    Straphangers can expect near normal service on the rails and subways Wednesday. Most subway service has been restored. The No. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 trains as well as the A, C, E, D, F, M, G, J, Z and R trains are all running normally. The Staten Island...
  • Cops Seek Group Of Men Who Pilfered 58 Cell Phones From 10 Brooklyn Wireless Stores

    Cops Seek Group Of Men Who Pilfered 58 Cell Phones From 10 Brooklyn Wireless Stores
    Cops are seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a group of young men responsible for stealing 58 cell phones from 10 wireless stores over the past three months in Brooklyn. The group have targeted nine AT&T and T-Mobile stores, as...
  • Weather Advisory: Changes To MTA, NJ Transit

    Weather Advisory: Changes To MTA, NJ Transit
    MTA Due to a Winter Weather Advisory downtown D, 2, 3 trains are running local at this time. Downtown A trains are running local from the Broadway-Junction Station to the Euclid Avenue Station. N and Q trains are running local in both directions from the...
  • Man Shot By Police After Smashing Cruiser with Brick

    Man Shot By Police After Smashing Cruiser with Brick
    An NYPD police officer opened fire on a man Thursday morning, who they say threw a brick at a squad car after he was caught attempting to break into a parked car. According to authorities, officer Matt Sobota was getting ready to start his 5:30 a.m....
  • Brighton Beach Reality Show Not Getting Warm Welcome

    Despite considered by many as offensive MTVs Jersey Shore is a big hit. Now a realty TV show is being shot in Brighton Beach and the Russian leaders aren't too pleased. Dozens of Russian leaders have expressed their displeasure to the Liftetime network,...
  • Lifetime To Produce Brighton Beach Reality Show

    Lifetime To Produce Brighton Beach Reality Show
    A casting company in Brighton Beach is looking for the Russian version of Snooki and The Situation for a new Lifetime series, and the protests have already begun. A coalition of politicians, activists and community groups are sending a steady stream of...
  • Police Search For Man Wanted For Sexual Assault

    Police Search For Man Wanted For Sexual Assault
    Police are looking for a man who shot at NYPD officers while they were investigating the sexual assault of a woman in Brooklyn. Shortly after the shooting, another woman was raped on a rooftop in another section of the borough. The first victim was a 21-...
  • Cops On The Hunt For 2 Armed Rapists In Brooklyn

    Cops On The Hunt For 2 Armed Rapists In Brooklyn
    Cops in Brooklyn are trying to get two armed rapists off the streets. A creep threatened a woman with a box cutter in Crown Heights before raping her early Monday on a rooftop on Bergen Street according to police. Cops say the woman was standing...
  • 'Brighton Beach Memoirs' playing at Town Players' Little Theatre in Newtown

    'Brighton Beach Memoirs' playing at Town Players' Little Theatre in Newtown
    Brighton Beach Memoires is a Neil Simon comedy that tells the story of Eugene Jerome's coming of age in Brooklyn in 1937. He has a sexual awakening and needs to find his identity, despite the fact that there's always a family member underfoot. It's...
  • 'Mad' Maks Gelman Gets More Than The Maximum Sentence

    'Mad' Maks Gelman Gets More Than The Maximum Sentence
    He's been called the 'Butcher of Brighton Beach,' 'Mad Maks' and 'The Smirking Slaughterer.' And today Maksim Gelman lived up to all of his notorious nicknames, especially the last one -- smirking and smiling his way through his sentencing, complete...