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(credit: Arepa Lady / Twitter)

NYC’s 5 Best Spots for Arepas

At the heart of Venezuelan cooking is the humble arepa, a dense cornmeal cake that can be filled or topped or dipped or eaten plain. The restaurants listed below serve some of the best arepas in the city.

02/12/2014

Bushwick Gun Arrest

Police Subdue, Arrest Man Who Allegedly Fired Shot At Officers

Police subdued and arrested a man who allegedly ran from officers and fired a gun at them in Bushwick, Brooklyn Thursday morning.

01/16/2014

Ashlee And Myls Dobson (credit: Handout)

Mother Plans Funeral For Myls Dobson; Caretaker Indicted

One week after 4-year-old Myls Dobson was found dead and beaten while under the care of his jailed father’s girlfriend, the little boy’s body has been claimed from the morgue.

01/15/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Police: Off-Duty Cop Stabbed During Family Dispute

An off duty-cop was stabbed on Friday night, during a family argument in Brooklyn, police said.

12/21/2013

The cane that was allegedly used to strike an NYPD officer in Brooklyn on Saturday. (Credit NYPD)

Man Shot By Police After Allegedly Hitting Officer With Cane

A man was shot and wounded by police in Brooklyn Saturday morning, after he allegedly struck an officer with a cane.

12/07/2013

Officers on the scene of a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn on Nov. 18, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Knife-Wielding Man Shot Dead By Officers In Brooklyn, Police Say

Police received a 911 call around 3 p.m., from a landlord reporting that a man had been acting strangely and threatening him with violence in a building on Hart Street in Brooklyn.

11/18/2013

British Street Artist Banksy Announces A Month Of New Works On NYC Streets

New Yorkers On The Lookout For Banksy Street Art Creations

The elusive British artist Banksy has been the talk of New York in recent days, since his graffiti works have begun appearing around the city in what he called an attempt to “host an entire show on the streets of New York.”

10/06/2013

Eric McCormick

Police Seek Boyfriend In Shooting That Killed Woman, 46, In Brooklyn

Police on Sunday were searching for a Brooklyn woman’s boyfriend, after the woman was found shot and killed inside her apartment.

09/22/2013

(credit: Garrett Ziegler)

5 Delicious Fish Tacos In NYC

Done well, fish tacos embody summer. A good one makes you feel the sand in your toes and salty spray in your hair, no matter how far from the beach you might actually be.

08/01/2013

Curtis Peterson (credit: NYPD)

Police Looking For Suspect Wanted In Brooklyn Shooting That Left 5 Hurt

The suspect has been identified as 23-year-old Curtis Peterson. Police said Peterson was with a group of men Saturday when he allegedly approached the victims, pulled out a gun and starting shooting.

07/22/2013

Courtroom/File (Photo: CBS 2)

Jail Time For Owner Of Brooklyn Tortilla Factory Where Worker Died

The owner of a Brooklyn tortilla factory where a worker died in a dough mixing machine was hit with a 90-day jail sentence Monday.

07/08/2013

Officer Kevin Brennan (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Sergeant Returns To Complex Where He Was Shot, Arrests Robbery Suspects

A police sergeant who was shot in the head in Brooklyn last year returned Tuesday to the housing complex where the incident happened, where he and another officer arrested two suspected robbers in an unrelated case.

05/28/2013

Brooklyn Manhole Explosions

Exploding Manholes Set Cars On Fire, Cut Power In Brooklyn

Several manholes exploded in Brooklyn on Monday, setting cars on fire and sending people running for their safety.

05/13/2013

Calvin Lebrun a.k.a. Mister Cee (Photo: Inflexwetrust.com)

Popular New York Jock ‘Mister Cee’ Arrested In Alleged Prostitute Pick Up

Calvin LeBrun, 46, better known as Hot 97’s ‘Mister Cee’ was arrested at Madison Street and Broadway in Bushwick after he reportedly approached an undercover cop who was posing as a gigolo, according to the Daily News.

05/04/2013

Police are searching for this man wanted for separate rape and forcible touching incidents in Bushwick, Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Wanted For Rape, Forcible Touching Pattern In Bushwick

The suspect is described as a Hispanic man, about 5’9″ or 5’10” and weighing 165 pounds with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and black jeans.

04/21/2013

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