The surrounding parkland will be funded by payments — replacing property taxes — under a 94-year lease of the city land.
Naji Fawaz, 35, was found in the front seat of a car with multiple gunshot wounds to the neck and torso, police said.
When it comes to New York delis, Carnegie and Katz’s get all the glory (and customers). Deservedly so, as these two restaurants consistently serve up excellent sandwiches. But several delis around town offer excellent versions of the same types of eats in far less crowded circumstances.
Some teachers at John Dewey High School in Gravesend say as many as 10 percent of students don’t deserve their diplomas.
According to authorities, Vargas-Cruz is one of two drivers who struck 93-year-old Millwood Hughes around 11:15 a.m. in Crown Heights.
A rookie NYPD officer charged in the shooting death of an unarmed man in a Brooklyn stairwell last year is set to appear in court on Tuesday.
Police have released new surveillance video of a man wanted in a string of armed robberies in Brooklyn.
A bold criminal was caught on camera breaking into a home in Midwood, Brooklyn, and a family of 11 inside had no idea what was happening as they slept.
The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. on June 10.
The suspect leaned out of his window and allegedly began striking the victim’s car with a machete.
He is described as a black male with a dark complexion and dreadlock hair.
Police say a man stabbed a police officer who shot and killed him in response in Brooklyn this week, but his widow said in a statement that her husband was not capable of violence.
Police are looking for a suspect who is wanted in connection with a violent sex attack in Brooklyn.
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A police officer shot and killed a man who stabbed him in the neck in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, officials said Thursday.