Brooklyn Army Terminal

Mayor Bill de Blasio announces a job-creation task force on May 20, 2014, at Brooklyn Army Terminal. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Mayor Bill De Blasio Launching Task Force Aiming To Create Jobs, Close Income Gap

Mayor Bill de Blasio is creating a task force to reinvent the city’s approach to job training, creation and placement.

05/20/2014

Jay Ott

Missing Brooklyn Fashion Designer’s Body Pulled From Water

A fashion designer has been found dead in the water near the Brooklyn Army Terminal, more than six weeks after he was last seen leaving his Bushwick apartment.

05/09/2014

NYPD Boat

25-Foot Whale Found Dead Near Brooklyn Army Terminal

The sei whale was taken to the Army Corps of Engineers facility in New Jersey where the Riverhead Foundation will conduct tests to determine cause of death.

05/05/2014

New York City Comptroller John Liu - File / Photo: Office of the Comptroller

Audit: NYC Construction Contract Soared

The comptroller said New York City’s economic development agency allowed a construction contract to increase tenfold. The agency called the audit “flawed” and “misleading.”

03/03/2011