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.


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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 […]


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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.