| Dec 18, 2009
| 4:01 PM
Outraged parents gathered in East New York to protest the MTA's proposed plan to cut student MetroCards as part of a plan to close the transit agency's $383 million deficit.
Protesters gathered in front of Junior High School 166 Friday evening.
| Jan 10, 2010
| 6:15 PM
A 12-year-old boy with several stab wounds was found wandering near a Brooklyn highway Saturday, officials said.
Luis Martinez was spotted by a passerby wandering near the Jackie Robinson Parkway in Cypress Hills around 9:10 p.m. Sources say he was...
| Apr 26, 2010
| 2:34 PM
Walmart is trying to follow in the footsteps of home furnishings giant Ikea by opening a new location in Brooklyn.
The proposed site is reportedly the Gateway II shopping center near Jamaica Bay in East New York.
The Jamaica Bay site is being...
| Jan 22, 2010
| 6:58 PM
A 24-year-old Brooklyn man confessed to killing his girlfriend and her two daughters inside their Brooklyn apartment.
Jermaine Ruiz, was apparently preparing to hide the bodies in a dumpster when police arrived on the scene Friday afternoon.
| Jan 23, 2010
| 1:51 PM
A Brooklyn man confessed to killing his girlfriend and her two daughters inside their Brooklyn apartment.
Jermaine Ruiz, 24, was charged Saturday with three counts of murder.
Police arrested him Friday, after Ruiz called his father on the phone and told...
| Feb 6, 2010
| 1:49 PM
A team of firefighters rescued two young brothers from a burning Brooklyn apartment -- reviving the boys after they were discovered with no pulse.
Flames erupted just after 6 p.m. Friday at the family's home on Snediker Avenue, near Linden Boulevard in...
| Feb 7, 2010
| 1:14 PM
A Brooklyn mother was charged Saturday with endangering the lives of her two young sons after they nearly died in an apartment fire Friday.
Milagros Perez was charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, after two of her three...