| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 8:50 AM
Claiming Neo~Nazis have opened a new headquarters in Flatbush near Ocean Parkway, fliers calling for an emergency rally next Sunday are plastered on cars in the neighborhood.
The fliers come just a day after local elected officials and members of the...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 3:22 PM
Police are investigating and searching for suspects after somebody torched three cars and scrawled anti-semitic symbols on a van and some adjacent public park benches on Ocean Parkway in Midwood, Brooklyn. What's also happening in the wake of this hate...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 10:43 AM
A Brooklyn teenager faces attempted murder charges after police say he attacked a classmate with a pair of scissors, repeatedly stabbing him in the head.
According to authorities, 15-year-old Alfredo Allen and 16-year-old Chevoy Nelson were playing...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Police are looking for the person, who struck and killed a Brooklyn man Sunday in East Flatbush.
According to detectives, John Cook, 34, was trying to cross the street near Rockaway Parkway and Rutland Road, when the driver of a blue Nissan Maxima...
| 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...
| May 26, 2011
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio will be mobilizing over 100 parent volunteers at schools and subway stops across the city tomorrow, Thursday May 26, to take action against the Mayor's plan to fire 4,100 teachers.
Public Advocate de Blasio and parent...
| May 29, 2011
| 2:59 PM
Police are trying to solve a triple-shooting in Sheepshead Bay that has left a young mother and her boyfriend dead, and his brother in critical condition.
They've been identified by family members as Crystal Sweet,22, her boyfriend Timothy Walters and...