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Paintings of Snoop Dog (L) and Nelson Mandela (R) by late New York City artist Jean-Michel Basquiat that were allegedly stolen from a gallery in Brooklyn. (credit: Sean Leonard/CBS 2)

Art Taken In Brooklyn Gallery Heist Returned To Rightful Owner

In a heist that was caught on video in March, thieves were seen running down a Williamsburg Street with paintings taken from a nearby gallery.

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Residents say holes like this one were left behind and never repaired, after a National Grid project in February. (Credit:CBS 2)

Midwood Residents Say National Grid Left Their Neighborhood A Mess And Never Cleaned Up

Residents in the Midwood section of Brooklyn are dealing with piles of gravel, uneven sidewalks, and holes in the ground thanks to a National Grid service repair.

04/21/2014

Arkady "Art" Shenker (credit: CBS 2)

Family: Brooklyn Skydiver Died Doing What He Loved

For Arkady “Art” Shenker of Bensonhurst skydiving was more than a hobby. His wife and two sons are finding peace in knowing he died doing what made him feel most alive.

04/21/2014

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Authorities: Brooklyn Man, 49, Killed In New Jersey Skydiving Accident

Authorities say a 49-year-old Brookyn man who landed in the backyard of a home after a skydiving accident in southern New Jersey has died.

04/20/2014

Police at a home in Brooklyn after a body was discovered in a storage container. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Brooklyn Man Faces Charges In Connection With Body Found Stuffed In Storage Container

Police have made an arrest in connection with the death of a man whose body was found in a plastic storage container in Brooklyn on Saturday.

04/20/2014

Police at a home in Brooklyn after a body was discovered in a storage container. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Police Questioning Person Of Interest After Body Found Stuffed In Storage Container

Police said they made the discovery at a home in the Flatlands section of Brooklyn at about 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

04/19/2014

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Vinyl Fans Browse The Bins In Brooklyn In Celebration Of Record Store Day

The event is in its eighth year and record stores, once thought to be a dying breed, have been making a comeback. Two shops have opened in Brooklyn in the past few months.

04/19/2014

Daniel Ghabra

Missing, Non-Verbal, Autistic Teen Found Safe In Brooklyn

Daniel Ghabra, 14, wandered away from a laundromat in Fort Hamilton at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, police said. The boy is non-verbal.

04/19/2014

Daniel Ghabra

Police: Nonverbal, Autistic Teen Missing In Brooklyn

A nonverbal autistic teen was missing from his home in Brooklyn Friday night.

04/18/2014

Cypress Hills Brooklyn Molestation Suspect

Police: Man Molested 12-Year-Old Girl On Brooklyn Street

Police Friday evening were asking the public to help them find a suspect who allegedly sexually abused a 12-year-old girl as she walked her dog in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn.

04/18/2014

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Major Disruptions Coming For Brooklyn Straphangers

Straphangers in Brooklyn will be subject to major disruptions for five weekends beginning May 2.

04/18/2014

Two images of Kareem Potomont who police say is a person on interest in connection with a shooting in Brooklyn that injured a 13-year-old boy. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Hit With Attempted Murder, Other Charges In Shooting Of 13-Year-Old Boy In Brooklyn

Kareem Potomont, 21, has been charged with a slew of offenses after being captured in Queens on Thursday.

04/18/2014

Surveillance image of a suspect police said is wanted for shooting a bodega employee in Brooklyn on April 17, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Sought In Brooklyn Shooting Of Bodega Employee

The victim, 52-year-old Swadh Maged from Staten Island, was shot four times in the chest and arm. He was rushed to Kings County Hospital, where he died a short time later.

04/18/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Record Stores

Do your part to support these vital cultural institutions by browsing the bins at any or all of the best record stores in New York City.

04/18/2014

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13-Year-Old Boy Talks To CBS 2 After Horrifying Shooting In Brooklyn

A 13-year-old boy spoke from his hospital bed Thursday night about the shooting that left him seriously wounded, as police questioned a man in connection with the incident.

04/17/2014

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