| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 11, 2007
For lunch in her modest apartment, Madeline Nelson tossed a salad made with shaved carrots and lettuce she dug out of a Whole Foods dumpster. She flavored the dressing with miso powder she found in a trash bag on a curb in Chinatown. She baked bread...
| Aug 30, 2009
The Thing Around
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Alfred A. Knopf: 216 pp., $24.95
Imagine how hard it must be to write stories that make us thick-headed American readers understand what it might be like to visit your brother in a...
| Feb 6, 2010
Sitcom star Joely Fisher has sold her Encino compound for $2.4 million. The four-bedroom, seven-bathroom contemporary had been on and off the market since mid-2007, perhaps prompting the actress to wonder whether she would own it " 'Til Death," to...
| Jun 11, 2010
Spring porcini, among the most prized and delicious of wild mushrooms, have started their brief season at a few local farmers markets. Most people think of porcini and kindred fungi, known as boletes, as being specialties of autumn, and so they are in...
| Apr 10, 2008
Palmieri twirled the star sapphire ring on his right pinky and stared out the window as his flight touched down at LAX. Heat surged through his temples as his veins pulsed. He was not a happy man.
First came the call from Bonner. He wouldn't be making it...
| Dec 15, 2009
| 3:29 PM
A Brooklyn social worker was senselessly killed at his neighborhood gym after police say he was brutally attacked during a heated argument over exercise equipment.
According to police, Douglas Smith, 50, was attacked Saturday at his East Flatbush...