| Oct 21, 2011
| 8:08 AM
A dwarf mongoose family has a new exhibit at the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Prospect Park Zoo. The family of six previously lived at WCS’s Central Park Zoo. They can be seen in the Animals in Our Lives building.
Dwarf mongoose are native...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Eminemwas still able to flip the switch and kick spellbinding destruction raps in one of the "freestyle" give-and-take cipher segments at Tuesday's BET Hip-Hop Awards....
| Oct 3, 2011
| 12:36 PM
The parents of accused killer, Kashif Parvaiz, who's charged with setting up his wife to be fatally shot by his mistress, are keeping temporary custody of the dead woman's young sons.
Talat and Shafiq Hassan of Flatbush, Brooklyn hurried from Family...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 4:52 PM
A gunman opened fire near Brooklyn College Tuesday afternoon, leaving one man in critical condition and sending panicked pedestrians running for their lives.
In surveillance footage released by police Wednesday, the victim, 18-year-old Tyquan Sewell, can...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 10:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — A shooting a few blocks off the route of the annual West Indian Day Parade, scarred by violence at least twice in the last several years, left a police officer wounded and a person dead.
The officer was hit Monday night in one of...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 7:47 AM
Police were on the hunt Wednesday for the gunman who opened fire on a Pakistani-American couple while they were walking with their toddler on New Jersey street, leaving the mother dead.
According to authorities, the shooting happened around 11 p.m....
| Aug 16, 2011
| 6:31 PM
The burned body of a Brooklyn rapper was discovered around 8 a.m. Monday on a quiet residential street in New Jersey, the Cliffview Pilot reported.
KAMPANE, born Rhian H. Stoute, was shot at least once before his body was set on fire and left in a...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 2:07 PM
The hit-and-run driver who left Mayor Bloomberg's aide in a vegetative state has been sentenced to one-and-a-third to four years in prison for the crime.
Francis Jasmin received the maximum sentence allowed and a $1,000 fine for fleeing the scene of an...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 3:03 PM
An ambulance driver made a disturbing discovery when he pulled into the Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn.
A swastika was keyed into the side of a Hatzolah ambulance, while on a volunteer call in Flatbush. The driver reported the incident to police...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 10:58 PM
Police are asking for the public's help to find the suspect behind a deadly shooting in East Flatbush that killed on boy and injured another.
Investigators say the gunman approached a 13-year-old boy just after 7 p.m. at the corner of East 39th Street...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 6:24 PM
The man charged with killing eight year-old Leiby Kletzky is on suicide watch in Bellevue Hospital's incarceration unit while a grand jury weighs an indictment against him and a police investigation continues for a third day at Levi Aron's home....
| Jul 5, 2011
| 10:39 AM
Police are looking for a suspect in the shooting death of a Brooklyn man identified Tuesday as the cousin of rap star Nicki Minaj.
According to authorities, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired at East 52nd Street and Farragut Road in the East...