| Aug 25, 2011
| 10:19 AM
Although it rattled many New Yorkers for just a few seconds, one man has a momento from Tuesday's earthquake that will last for a lifetime.
In a report that will most definitely be filed away in the "WTF" folder of 2011, a Brooklyn man paid a local...
| 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...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 1:41 PM
Detective Kenneth Ayala was holding on to the shield tightly, as if his life depended on it. That's because it did, as did the lives of the half a dozen ESU officers with him trying to peacefully end a hostage situation in Sheepshead Bay early Easter...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 2:53 PM
The last officer who cheated death in a wild Easter Morning shootout is going home today.
As he was flanked by fellow officers from the elite Emergency Services Unit of the NYPD, he reached up to shake hands and smile back at the faces beaming at him....
| May 29, 2011
| 8:51 AM
Brooklyn, N.Y. (PIX 11) -- Two men and one woman were killed after an early morning shooting at 3661 Nostrand Avenue in the Sheepshead Houses, today.
According to police, one man died at Kings County Medical Center while the other vicitms died at the...
| 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...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Ben Akselrod is a relative newcomer to the Brooklyn political scene – and has strong support within the Jewish Community.
But just weeks before he faces off against an incumbent in the Democratic Assembly Primary,
Akselrod is learning a valuable...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 7:26 AM
For the second time this week an accused cop shooter will be in a Brooklyn courtroom. Lamont pride is just one in string of of thugs accused of shooting cops in the city over the last year. On tape he said his gun accidentally fired when he shot...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:54 PM
New York State Sen. Carl Kruger was sentenced to 7 years in jail after pleading guilty to four criminal counts in the infamous an influence peddling case.
Kruger, 62, said that he was "broken" and said that he had destroyed the lives of those close to...
| Jan 29, 2009
James Brady, a longtime celebrity columnist for Parade magazine and prolific author who brought graceful writing and sharp observations to worlds as disparate as those of the tycoons of the fashion industry and the Marine "grunts" of the Korean War, has...
| May 23, 2007
Coming soon: a science-fiction movie called "The Pizza That Wouldn't Fit in My Car," written by a patron of Redballs Rock & Roll Pizza in Woodland Hills, a dynamic little spot with great food and, yes, enormous 20-inch New York-style thin-crust pizzas. If...