Bushwick

Livery Cabbie Shot Dead

Livery Cab Driver Plowed Into 3 Parked Cars After Shooting

A livery cab driver was shot and killed in Brooklyn early Monday, and police said he was likely targeted.

04/01/2013

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Mobile Couch: The Changing Face Of Bushwick

More and more people are calling Brooklyn home – including our very own Carolina Bermudez – but funny things can happen when culture clash.

03/29/2013

A rat is seen in Bushwick, Brooklyn (credit: Holli Haerr, 1010 WINS)

Residents In Bushwick, Brooklyn Say Rats Are Taking Over

Residents of the Bushwick section of Brooklyn have been complaining that their neighborhood is overrun with rats – and they said the city is not taking action.

03/20/2013

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Man, 79, Shot And Killed In Bushwick

A 79-year-old man was shot and killed early Sunday in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn.

02/24/2013

A school bus drives down a street in New York City (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Union Following School Bus Crash: ‘Non-Union Drivers Are Not Safe’

Striking school bus drivers were blaming non-union drivers Wednesday for a school bus crash in Bushwick, Brooklyn that left 14 people injured – including 11 children.

02/13/2013

Naked Waitress At Roberta's Pizza

Waitress At Brooklyn Pizzeria Serves Customers In The Nude; Photo Goes Viral

Patrons at a restaurant in Bushwick, Brooklyn got a surprise last week when a waitress decided to celebrate her last day on the job by stripping naked as she served her customers.

01/08/2013

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Facebook Used To Take Down TBO Gang In Brooklyn

Some accused violent gang members in Brooklyn now face charges after ‘friending’ the wrong people.

12/12/2012

Ambulance rushing to an emergency

Man Dies 2 Days After Being Shot In Bushwick

A 17-year-old boy died two days after he was found in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn with a gunshot wound to the head.

11/27/2012

Silent Barn

DIY Music, Art Space To Reopen In Brooklyn After Shutdown, Burglary In Queens

The Silent Barn do-it-yourself art collective will be moving to a new space in Bushwick, Brooklyn, after its location in Queens was shut down by police and later saw all its equipment stolen.

11/18/2012

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154 Firearms Seized In Undercover Operations In Brooklyn

More illegal weapons have been taken off New York City streets as a result of a year-long investigation that involved three separate undercover operations, officials said.

10/18/2012

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Off-Duty NYPD Officer Arrested, Charged With Driving Drunk

An off-duty New York City police officer has been charged with driving drunk after fleeing an accident.

CBS New York–10/13/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Bodega Taquerias

Like a mullet, a bodega taqueria is business in the front and a party in the back. Here are five of our favorites.

10/06/2012

Narrow stairs at Bushwick couple's home (credit: CBS 2)

Elderly Brooklyn Couple Claims Neighbor’s Construction Project Left Them Trapped

The Fosters have filed a lawsuit against their neighbor to try to force her to either restore the stairway to its original state or widen the staircase on their side to meet code.

09/20/2012

Gun Buyback Program at the Evergreen Baptist Church (Credit: Sophia Hall/ WCBS 880)

NYPD Sponsors Gun Buyback Program At Evergreen Baptist Church In Brooklyn

Men and women are turning in guns on Saturday during a day-long buyback program sponsored by the NYPD and the DA’s office. Authorities are giving $200 for every handgun and $20 for every rifle.

09/15/2012

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Pit Bull That Disappeared In Bushwick Found, Reunited With Owner

After three days of searching, Lauren Richeson’s pit bull named Lily is back home.

08/17/2012

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