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A police van near the scene where a pregnant woman was attacked in Bedford-Stuyvesant. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Cops: Brooklyn Man Sucker-Punched Pregnant Woman, Knocking Her Out

A 33-year-old man faces assault charges after he allegedly knocked a pregnant woman unconscious during what appears to be a random attack in Brooklyn.

08/15/2014

Backhoe Overturns, Leans On Bed-Stuy Building  (CBS 2)

Backhoe Overturns, Leans On Building In Bedford-Stuyvesant

It was a scary few moments in Bedford-Stuyvesant after a piece of construction equipment overturned Friday afternoon.

08/15/2014

Nelson Mandela, the revered icon of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa and one of the towering political figures of the 20th century, died in Johannesburg on December 5 at age 95. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Brooklyn School Names Athletic Field In Honor Of Nelson Mandela

Mandela, who died in December at age 95, had visited the Boys and Girls High School in Bedford-Stuyvesant 24 years ago.

07/19/2014

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Civil Rights 50 Years Later: Teen’s Killing Sparked 1964 NYC Race Riot

Over two weeks, WCBS 880′s Wayne Cabot is taking a look at the law and its impact on the decades that follow.

07/18/2014

Police said two suspects burglarized a Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn deli -- taking advantage of a hole created when a garbage truck crashed into the building. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Burglars Struck Brooklyn Deli Already Damaged By Garbage Truck Crash

Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find two suspects who allegedly burglarized a Brooklyn deli – taking advantage of a massive hole in the wall that was created when a garbage truck crashed into the building.

07/16/2014

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Cops: 2 Shot, 1 Fatally, In Bed-Stuy

Police found a 32-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the chest and a 34-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds about the body.

07/06/2014

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Officials: 22 Charged In Brooklyn Drug Dealing Investigation

The charges were announced by District Attorney Kenneth Thompson and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton.

06/19/2014

A look at the changing face of Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: The New Brooklyn

Brooklyn as a punchline? Forget about it. From real estate to job creation, New York’s most populous borough is hot and getting hotter. That means amazing opportunities, but also big challenges.

06/13/2014

Andre Robinson seen kicking cat (Facebook)

Cat Seen Being Kicked On Video Adopted

A cat caught on video being viciously kicked on a Brooklyn street has gotten a new home.

06/08/2014

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Cops: 3 Shot, 1 Fatally, In Bedford-Stuyvesant

A man was killed and two other people were injured during a shooting early Sunday morning in Brooklyn, police said.

06/08/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

5-Year-Old Boy Struck, Critically Injured By Vehicle In Bedford-Stuyvesant

A 5-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn Friday evening.

06/06/2014

Roger Logan was released from prison on Tuesday, June 3, after being exonerated in a 1997 murder in Brooklyn. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Murder Conviction Tossed After 17 Years, Amid Review Of Retired Detective’s Cases

A man who was imprisoned for 17 years was released Tuesday, after a judge vacated his conviction on the grounds that evidence in the case was linked to a police detective whose tactics have come into question.

06/03/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Probe Slaying Of Teen Who Died Of Gunshot Outside Brooklyn Police Station

Police searching Tuesday for an assailant, after a 16-year-old boy was found dead of a gunshot outside a police station in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

06/03/2014

Bedford-Stuyvesant Sexual Assault Suspect

Suspect Arrested In Bedford-Stuyvesant Sexual Assault

Police have arrested and charged a man in the sexual abuse of a woman earlier this month in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

05/29/2014

Red-tailed hawks that took up residence in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn (Credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Residents: Red-Tailed Hawks Terrorizing Neighborhood

The big nest sits atop a fire escape, and it’s from there that Tahjah Coleman was attacked in the back of the head.

05/27/2014

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