| May 31, 2012
| 7:46 PM
An awful accident at the McDonalds on Flatbush Avenue in the Flatlands section of Brooklyn claimed the life of a woman in her 60s.
Police say the woman was walking in front of the McDonalds when an elderly driver backing up her Nissan Quest minivan...
| May 17, 2012
| 8:59 AM
The three otters were born in February to Dixie, a 3-year-old female, and Oogie, a 10-year-old male. The pups are the first North American river otters born in a New York City zoo or aquarium since 1956 at WCS’s Bronx Zoo.
North American river...
| May 15, 2012
| 6:25 PM
An 18-year-old male was gunned down around 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Flatlands section of Brooklyn, according to police.
His body was discovered near the intersection of Flatbush and E. 36th St, with a bullet wound to the head.
Detectives are now...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 10:03 AM
The Nets are no longer in New Jersey.
The now-Brooklyn Nets unveiled their new colors and brand identity Monday at the Modell's Sporting Goods at 140 Flatbush Ave. in Brooklyn.
Hip hop mogul and co-owner Jay-Z created the team's new color scheme and...
| Apr 12, 2012
The Wildlife Conservation Society’s Prospect Park Zoo debuted a new exhibit today – Australian dingoes – a new species for the zoo and a perfect addition to the zoo’s Australian Walkabout on the Discovery Trail. These are the first...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 5:42 AM
It was a close call early Easter Sunday morning when four NYPD officers were shot during a wild gun battle in a 6th-floor apartment, where an out-of-control, ex-con menaced his pregnant girlfriend and their 4-year-old son.
Three of them were shot in...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 2:34 PM
We talk about blue collar jobs, but what about green collar jobs? What kind of Eco-friendly positions are sustainable in the world of sustainability?
Marni Majorelli tells us about her position as an ecological landscape designer. She shows us a model...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 6:05 PM
The search for a tiny Yorkshire terrier swiped from a pet shop in Brooklyn last month is over. The precious pooch was found Thursday safe and sound inside a cardboard box left in the entrance of a diner in Marine Park, just a few blocks from where it...
| Feb 10, 2012
This week's Friday Forecaster is rapper Jean "J-Scar" Lodescar from Flatbush, Brooklyn. He's the subway star who turned a musical rant about being underpaid, into a working class anthem.
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Placido Domingo is in New York this week to perform in the Metropolitan Opera's production of "The Enchanted Island." On Wednesday, the Spanish tenor took time out of his schedule to travel uptown to Harlem where he conducted a youth concert of students...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 2:37 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Robert Terrell Henderson, 26, of the first block of Defense Drive, was charged Thursday with violating a protective order and vandalism.
Douglas Bryon Langkam, 54, of the 1500...