| Dec 24, 2011
| 7:32 PM
It will be standing room only. Three thousand people packed into Saint Patrick's cathedral for what Archbishop Timothy Dolan calls "the Superbowl of Midnight Masses."
Earlier today, Archbishop Dolan gave us a sneak peek at what he'll be saying in his...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Another high-profile and controversial court case has crumbled. The Brooklyn District Attorney's office has officially dropped all charges against four Crown Heights, Brooklyn men who were accused of raping and pimping out an Orthodox Jewish teen girl...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 6:05 PM
The first NYPD Gun Buy-Back Program of 2012 took place Saturday in Brooklyn's Crown Heights section.
Police say the public turned in a total of 108 firearms at the Bedford Central Presbyterian Church on Dean Street.
Here's a breakdown of what was...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 5:23 PM
FBI agents are on the trail of possibly hundreds of child porn suspects, thanks in no small part to the computer of a former elementary school teacher's aide who is himself facing a variety of child porn charges.
Taleek Brooks, 41, told FBI agents that...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 9:47 PM
How did a man with a record of inappropriate behavior with a child end up transferring to one of the city's best-endowed and competitive elementary schools, where he got arrested for sexually abusing a second grader multiple times? That's the question...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 6:47 PM
Bill De Biasio has released his third annual list of worst "slumlords" and apartment buildings in the five boroughs.
The list covers 358 buildings and names 317 landlords.
Building problem descriptions range from leaky roofs, to no heat or water to...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 2:02 PM
It's hard to forget the horrific fire that tore through a brownstone in Crown Heights on December 19th. In it, 38-year-old Robert Wiedmann sustained severe burns over half of his body.
Doctors say it could take a year to reach a full recovery, so...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 5:09 PM
A video that was produced for the Orthodox Jewish community about "stranger danger" -- BEFORE the kidnapping and murder of 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky -- is getting fresh buzz on YouTube.
A group called the Torah Safety Commission produced the video...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:18 AM
In the most critical moments of a newborn baby's life, a Brooklyn woman simply abandoned her child, according to police.
In a frantic 911 call released to PIX 11, an anonymous caller tells a dispatcher, "The baby is probably days old and the umbilical...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Bagpipes played and members of New York's bravest cheered, as firefighter Rob Wiedmann, 38, walked out of New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center where he battled back from critical injuries he sustained in a raging Brooklyn fire just days...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:24 AM
A 25-year-old man is in critical condition at Kings County Hospital after police said he was struck by at least one car Wednesday morning in Crown Heights.
The incident happened on Eastern Parkway and Rochester Avenue at around 2:30 A.M.