Brooklyn

Police investigate a shooting at a lounge in Brooklyn on Aug. 28, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Shooting At Brooklyn Lounge Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Others Hurt

The gunfire erupted around 3 a.m. inside the Buda Hookah Lounge on Flatbush Avenue in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, police said.

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Surveillance image of a suspect who police said is wanted in connection with a rape in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Charged In Brooklyn Rape That Cost Victim 2 Teeth

A homeless man has been arrested in the vicious attack of a woman in Brooklyn earlier this month, police said Thursday.

08/28/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

It’s the last weekend of August, so soak up what remains of the summer by attending an off-off-off Broadway play, heading to the beach, laughing your butt off, or heading out to one of our […]

08/28/2015

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19:  Chef Marcus Samuelsson gives a cooking demonstration at the Grand Tasting presented by ShopRite featuring KitchenAid® culinary demonstrations presented by MasterCard during the New York City Wine & Food Festival at Pier 94 on October 19, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NYCWFF) *** Local Caption *** Marcus Samuelsson

Best Upcoming Fall Food Festivals In NYC

Here are five of our favorite culinary events that are happening before the winter season begins.

08/28/2015

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Man Gets 18 Years For Running Georgia-To-New York Gun Ring

The leader of an illegal Georgia-to-New York gun ring was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday, after being convicted of selling 151 weapons to an undercover officer in Brooklyn in a period of seven months.

08/27/2015

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5 Best Florists In Brooklyn

Not surprisingly, the best florists in Brooklyn go way beyond sticking some baby’s breath against some roses, wrapping everything in paper, and calling it a bouquet.

08/27/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the attempted rape of a woman in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Tried To Rape Woman In Bensonhurst, Brooklyn

Police were searching Wednesday for a suspect who allegedly attempted to rape a woman in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn earlier this month.

08/26/2015

A surveillance video of the suspects in the robbery and duct taping of a family in Brownsville, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Men Robbed, Duct Taped Brownsville, Brooklyn Family, Police Say

Police were searching Wednesday night for three suspects who robbed and bound with duct tape the residents of a Brooklyn home – including a 13-year-old girl.

08/26/2015

Mary Jane Koller embraces Mickey the Beekeeper after he removed two hornets' nests from a tree outside her Dyker Heights home. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Gets Action: Beekeeper Removes Dangerous Hornets From Brooklyn Tree

Some Brooklyn residents were complaining about hornets all over their block were heaving sighs of relief Wednesday night.

08/26/2015

Police say this man asked a woman for sexual favors, and choked her when she refused, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Asked For Sexual Favors, Choked Woman In Crown Heights

Police were searching Wednesday for a man who allegedly asked a woman for sexual favors, and then choked her when she refused, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

08/26/2015

An 8-year-old girl was struck in killed in Flatbush-Ditmas Park, Brooklyn on Wednesday, Aug. 26. (Credit: CBS2)

Girl, 8, Struck And Killed By Vehicle In Flatbush-Ditmas Park, Brooklyn

An 8-year-old girl was struck and killed by a vehicle in Wednesday in Flatbush-Ditmas Park, Brooklyn.

08/26/2015

Picture of a man who police say threatened straphangers with a bottle while riding the subway in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Threatened Subway Riders With Bottle In Brooklyn

It happened last Friday on board a northbound F train near Ditmas Avenue.

08/26/2015

A Dyker Heights, Brooklyn woman says her block has been taken over by wasps. (Credit: CBS2)

Brooklyn Woman: Wasps Have Taken Over Block, City Hasn’t Helped

A woman in Brooklyn said Tuesday that wasps have taken over her street, and she fears her children might get stung at an upcoming weekend event.

08/25/2015

Taxis have been left parked for months on the streets of Greenpoint, Brooklyn as drivers have switched to Uber. (Credit: CBS2)

Greenpoint Streets Become Taxi Graveyard As Drivers Switch To Uber

Drivers’ shift to the latest trends in hailing a ride has left yellow taxis sitting idle in New York City.

08/24/2015

A 2-year-old boy was critically hurt in a house fire on Avenue P in Marine Park, Brooklyn, on Aug. 24, 2015. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Boy, 2, Critically Hurt In Early-Morning Fire In Marine Park

A fire that left a 2-year-old boy critically injured in Brooklyn was caused by an air conditioner unit plugged into an extension cord, the FDNY said.

08/24/2015

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