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  • Man shot, killed early Saturday morning on city's east side

    Man shot, killed early Saturday morning on city's east side
    Police were called out to the corner of East New York Street and North Colorado Avenue Saturday morning after multiple calls came into 911 that a man had been shot. The first call came in around 4:30 a.m. When officers arrived, they found a male victim...
  • Wal-Mart Draws Ire Even In Poor Parts Of Brooklyn

    Wal-Mart Draws Ire Even In Poor Parts Of Brooklyn
    Wal-Mart's lengthy struggle to open in New York City has hit fresh problems -- a controversial report that said America's biggest discounter does not just sell cheap, it makes neighborhoods poorer. The report concludes that Wal-Mart, the biggest U.S....
  • Officials mull new charges for driver in 2009 crash

    Officials mull new charges for driver in 2009 crash
    A Chicago man who was severely hurt in a car crash 16 months ago in Aurora died Saturday, apparently as a result of his injuries, and officials are seeking to recharge the man convicted last year of fleeing the scene, Aurora police said in a statement...
  • "Goodfellas" Henry Hill Dead; Inspired Scorsese Film

    "Goodfellas" Henry Hill Dead; Inspired Scorsese Film
    The East New York neighborhood that was a focal point in the 1990 Martin Scorsese film, "Goodfellas," still remembers the movie's lead character--mob associate, Henry Hill--who died Tuesday in Los Angeles, a day after his 69th birthday. "Goodfellas"--...
  • ATM robberies rise during holiday season

    ATM robberies rise during holiday season
    In the last month, at least five customers have reported being robbed at an ATM. Robbers have struck at least three times at an ATM on East New York Street, but police warn it could happen anywhere. "It's going to get worse with the economy, Christmas,...
  • Statement By Ray Kelly On Officer Fatally Shot In Brooklyn

    Statement By Ray Kelly On Officer Fatally Shot In Brooklyn
    At 2:15 this morning police officers from the 75th Precinct responded to a 911 call of a burglary in progress at 25 Pine Street in East New York reported by the owner there. The owner, who resided on the first and second floors, reported hearing what...
  • Neighbors Speak About Local Men Arrested With Alleged Cop Killer

    Neighbors Speak About Local Men Arrested With Alleged Cop Killer
    A long-time acquaintance of four Ozone Park men now accused as accomplices in the "close range" execution of a veteran NYPD officer said the suspects are being unfairly blamed for the actions of the gunman. "That guy's a moron," Douglas Rodriguez of...
  • Grand Jury Indicts 5 Suspects For Murder Of Veteran NYPD Officer, Peter Figoski

    Grand Jury Indicts 5 Suspects For Murder Of Veteran NYPD Officer, Peter Figoski
    A grand jury indictment has been unsealed in Brooklyn against four Queens men and a North Carolina native for Monday's fatal shooting of Police Officer, Peter Figoski, during the home invasion of a pot dealer in Cypress Hills. The five suspects were...
  • Thousands Bid Farewell To Fallen NYPD Officer Peter Figoski

    Thousands Bid Farewell To Fallen NYPD Officer Peter Figoski
    A week after veteran NYPD police officer Peter Figoski was fatally shot in the face, while responding as back-up to a Cypress Hills robbery, thousands of uniformed officers formed a sea of blue in West Babylon, Long Island to pay tribute at his funeral....
  • Schoolteacher, 29, Found Stabbed To Death In Staten Island Home

    Schoolteacher, 29, Found Stabbed To Death In Staten Island Home
    Police are searching for a killer Thursday after finding a 29-year-old woman stabbed to death in her Staten Island home. Officers found the body of Simeonette Mapes-Crupi inside her home at 1446 Forest Hill Rd. around 1:50 p.m. in the New Springville...
  • Single Father Upset After Protesters 'Occupy' His House

    Single Father Upset After Protesters 'Occupy' His House
    A single father of two daughters, who was forced out of his house in Brooklyn by Bank of America, is upset the Occupy Wall Street movement has now moved into it. Wise Ahadzi, an immigrant from Ghana, said police notified him last month that a homeless...