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Police investigating after a livery cab driver was found shot and killed in Brooklyn on June 29, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Suspect Charged In Fatal Shooting Of Brooklyn Livery Cab Driver

Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting of a livery cab driver who was found dead in the front seat of a car in Brooklyn.

07/03/2015

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5 Best Places For Frozen Pops In NYC

Your childhood self had the right idea: when the temperature rises, grab an ice pop to cool yourself down.

07/03/2015

Organizers and opponents at a flag burning protest on Wednesday, July 1. (Credit: Dave Carlin/CBS2)

Protesters Burn American Flag In Fort Greene Park; Opponents Rush In

A group plans to burn American flags along with Confederate ones on Wednesday night in Brooklyn.

07/01/2015

Unique Gray is wanted in the shooting that killed Brooklyn livery cab driver Naji Fawaz on Monday, June 29. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Identified In Shooting That Killed Brooklyn Livery Cab Driver

Police on Wednesday identified a suspect in a shooting that killed a livery cab driver in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn earlier this week.

07/01/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Whoo-hoo! A three-day weekend! Here’s what to do to celebrate.

07/01/2015

A suspect who police believe fired a gun into the air and struck a window in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Fired Gun Into Air, Struck Window In Fort Greene

Police were searching Tuesday night for a suspect who fired a gun in the air several times, and struck an apartment window, in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

06/30/2015

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Plans Announced For 2 Private Residential Buildings To Fund Brooklyn Waterfront Park

The surrounding parkland will be funded by payments — replacing property taxes — under a 94-year lease of the city land.

06/30/2015

Police investigating after a livery cab driver was found shot and killed in Brooklyn on June 29, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police: Livery Cab Driver Shot And Killed In Brooklyn

Naji Fawaz, 35, was found in the front seat of a car with multiple gunshot wounds to the neck and torso, police said.

06/29/2015

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NYC’s Best Undersung Delis

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.

06/26/2015

Commencement at John Dewey High School in Brooklyn on Thursday, June 25. (Credit: CBS2)

Graduating Students Defend Brooklyn High School Hit With Allegations Of Grade Fixing

Some teachers at John Dewey High School in Gravesend say as many as 10 percent of students don’t deserve their diplomas.

06/25/2015

Millwood Hughes, 93, was killed in a hit-and-run in Crown Heights, Brooklyn on Tuesday, June 23. (Supplied to CBS2)

Suspect Charged In Fatal Crown Heights Hit-And-Run

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.

06/24/2015

Officer Peter Liang (center) (credit: CBS2)

Judge Refuses To Drop Some Charges Against Officer In Death Of Akai Gurley

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.

06/23/2015

Brooklyn Robbery Suspect

Police Release New Surveillance Video Of Man Wanted In 16 Brooklyn Armed Robberies

Police have released new surveillance video of a man wanted in a string of armed robberies in Brooklyn.

06/23/2015

A suspect in a burglary in Midwood, Brooklyn on Monday, June 22. A family of 11 was asleep in the targeted house at the time. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect Caught On Camera Breaking Into Brooklyn Home As Family Slept

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.

06/22/2015

Police are looking for this man, who is accused of groping a woman on the 'R' train in Brooklyn (NYPD)

Police Search For Man Accused Of Groping Woman On ‘R’ Train

The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. on June 10.

06/22/2015

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