| Feb 22, 2009
BUSHWICK, N.Y. (WPIX) -- Family and friends are mourning the loss of a day care worker who slipped on ice and fell to her death underneath a moving city bus Friday night, according to New York City police.
Hui Wu, 26, who worked with autistic children at...
| Nov 13, 2008
NEW YORK - Christmas came a little bit early to the Bushwick section of Brooklyn Wednesday, for students and staff at the Salvation Army's Bushwick Community Center. The Bushwick Avenue center received an extreme makeover, which included a top of the line...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...