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Head coach Lionel Hollins of the Brooklyn Nets speaks to a crew during a delay in the first quarter due to a leak at the Barclays Center on December 16, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Leaking Roof At Barclays Center Halts Nets Game For Nearly Half An Hour

The idea of a rain delay probably conjures up thoughts of baseball games and warm summertime storms, not basketball games – and certainly not indoor stadiums.

12/16/2014

Surveillance images of four suspects in a string of burglaries targeting pharmacies in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Team Of Burglars Struck Brooklyn Pharmacies 5 Times Last Month

Police were seeking the public’s help Tuesday in finding four suspects in a string of pharmacy burglaries in Brooklyn last month.

12/16/2014

A surveillance image of a man in a yellow skull mask who held up a deli in Crown Heights, Brooklyn on Saturday, Dec. 13. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Clerk Fought Back When Man In Skull Mask Held Up Brooklyn Deli

Police on Tuesday were searching for a man who held up a Crown Heights, Brooklyn deli this past weekend while clad in a mask showing a yellow skull.

12/16/2014

Mission Dolores in Park Slope near Barclays Center

Best Bars Near Brooklyn’s Barclays Center

The Barclays Center has drawn attention to a deserving area of Brooklyn, filled with bars old and new. Whether you’re heading to a game or coming from a concert, grab a drink at any of these top-notch bars.

12/16/2014

St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY (credit: CBS2)

Remains Of Missing Korean War Soldier From Brooklyn Buried In Farmingdale Cemetery Next To Mom

The remains of a New York City soldier missing from the Korean War will be buried next to the mother who ached for his return.

12/15/2014

About 70 tires were slashed in Brooklyn on Dec. 14, 2014 (credit: CBS2)

Suspect In Custody For Dozens Of Tire Slashings In Brooklyn

On Sunday morning, dozens of Brooklyn residents in the vicinity of Quentin Road to Avenue S and East 17th Street to Bedford Avenue woke up to their tire slashed.

12/15/2014

Drugs, pill press and weapons were netted in a Brooklyn drug bust (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Pill Press, Drugs, Weapons Seized In Brooklyn Drug Bust

Four men have been arrested after police said they witnesses a prescription drug deal go down in Bensonhurst.

12/13/2014

A dog at the New York City Super Adoption Event. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

800 Dogs, Cats, Rabbits Up For Adoption In Brooklyn This Weekend

Some furry creatures were looking for new homes this holiday season.

12/12/2014

Fire crews on the scene of a blaze in Cypress Hills (credit: Janelle Burrell/CBS2)

1 Dead, 14 Displaced, Several Others Hurt In 2 Brooklyn Fires

Fires in two Brooklyn neighborhoods early Friday morning claimed the life of one man and left several other people injured.

12/12/2014

El Greco Diner website. (credit: http://www.elgrecodiner.com/)

Sheepshead Bay’s Iconic El Greco Diner To Close Next Week

Sheepshead Bay’s El Greco Diner will be closing its doors next Friday, co-owner George Venetoklis said.

12/12/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio talks about plans for changes in police practices. (Credit: CBS2)

De Blasio To Jewish Leaders: Police Will Remain Vigilant After Stabbing

Mayor Bill de Blasio met with Jewish community leaders Thursday, with an assurance that police would remain vigilant in the wake of the stabbing at a Brooklyn synagogue.

12/11/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Girl, 10, Struck By Vehicle In Gravesend, Brooklyn

A 10-year-old girl was struck and injured by a vehicle Thursday night in Gravesend, Brooklyn.

12/11/2014

Performance artist Steven Prescod performs before Prince William and Kate Middleton on Tuesday, Dec. 9. (Credit: CBS2)

Brooklyn Performance Artist Says Prince William Offered To Help With His Play

Prince William and Kate Middleton left New York Wednesday morning, but their visit will not soon be forgotten by many New Yorkers.

12/10/2014

Police outside the Chabad-Lubavitch headquarters in Brooklyn. (credit: CBS2)

Security Stepped Up At Brooklyn Synagogue After Stabbing

Police are increasing security at a Brooklyn synagogue after authorities said a mentally ill man stabbed a student in the head before being shot and killed by police.

12/10/2014

A blackout affected the entire Spring Creek Towers complex in Brooklyn on Wednesday, Dec. 10. (Credit: KYBO LOSO)

Spring Creek Towers Complex Loses Power; More Than 1,000 Apartments In The Dark

The sprawling Spring Creek Towers apartment complex in East New York, Brooklyn lost power Wednesday evening.

12/10/2014

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