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Two young men were stabbed Tuesday evening outside the Williams Plaza public housing development on Tuesday, March 31. (Supplied to CBS2)

2 Stabbed In Front Of Williamsburg Public Housing Building

Two young men were stabbed Tuesday evening in outside a public housing building in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

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Swastikas were found scrawled on doors in a Midwood, Brooklyn building on Monday, March 30. (Credit: CBS2)

Swastikas Found Scrawled On Brooklyn Apartment Doors

The NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force was investigating Monday, after swastikas were found sketched on apartment doors in Midwood, Brooklyn.

21 hours ago

Councilman Stephen Levin rescued a pregnant cat, who had been shot, from the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. (Credit: Brooklyn Animal Resource Coalition)

Shelter: City Councilman Stephen Levin Rescued Pregnant, Abused Cat From BQE

A New York City Councilman was credited Monday with rescuing a pregnant cat from the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway.

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P.S. 243 The Weeksville School in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Parents Think Brooklyn Principal Behind Obscenity-Laced Facebook Tirade

Hurtful and horrific comments about a Brooklyn elementary school student and his mother appeared on Facebook recently, but the source is questionable.

03/30/2015

14 people were injured in an accident in Canarsie, Brooklyn on Mar. 30, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

14 Injured In MTA Bus Accident In Canarsie

A B6 bus was struck by a vehicle that ran a stop sign at Glenwood Road and East 102nd Street, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

03/30/2015

Suspects wanted in robbery of Brooklyn MetroPCS store. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: 2 Men Make Off With $10,000, Cellphones In Robbery At Brooklyn MetroPCS Store

The incident occurred just before 11 a.m. Sunday at the MetroPCS store on Bedford Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

03/30/2015

Three people were in critical condition after a fire broke out at this building in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. (Credit: Roger Stern/CBS2)

7 Injured, 3 Critically, In East Flatbush, Brooklyn Fire

Seven people were injured Saturday, and three were reported in serious-to-critical condition, when a fire broke out in an East Flatbush, Brooklyn residence.

03/28/2015

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

2 FDNY Firefighters Arrested On DWI Charges In Separate Incidents

Two New York City firefighters were arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated in separate incidents early Saturday morning.

03/28/2015

Downtown Brooklyn (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Downtown Brooklyn Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations, Partial Shutdown Of Brooklyn Bridge

A major gas leak shut down part of the Brooklyn bridge, and forced the evacuation of the federal courthouse in downtown Brooklyn Saturday morning.

03/28/2015

A sketch of a suspect in the luring of an 11-year-old girl in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Tried To Lure Girl Into Car In Williamsburg

Police released a sketch and surveillance photos Thursday of man who allegedly tried to kidnap an 11-year-old girl in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

03/26/2015

NYPD Squad Car

Stepdad Arrested In Brooklyn Girl’s Shaking Death

The 25-year-old stepdad of a 2-year-old Brooklyn girl who died after a severe shaking has been arrested on a murder charge.

03/26/2015

Morr Ceesay (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Missing 9-Year-Old Boy From Brooklyn Found

Police said Morr Ceesay was found Thursday in good condition. No other details were provided.

03/26/2015

(credit: Lucy Yan)

NYC’s 5 Best Dishes For Two

Everything’s better when you’re together, as the saying goes. But these dishes truly hue to that maxim: indeed, they’re designed to be split.

03/26/2015

Morr Ceesay (Credit: NYPD)

Boy, 9, Missing From Brownsville, Brooklyn Home

Police on Wednesday were searching for a 9-year-old boy who was missing from his Brownsville, Brooklyn home.

03/25/2015

Three people were in hurt in an accident involving a school bus in Brooklyn on March 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

3 Injured In School Bus Accident In Brooklyn

It happened around 6 a.m. Wednesday in the Flatlands area at the corner of Flatbush Avenue and Avenue P.

03/25/2015

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