Coney Island Hospital

Mayor Bloomberg announces mandatory evacuations (credit: CBS 2)

New Yorkers Heed Mayor’s Warning, Leave Evacuation Areas In Advance Of Irene

Nearly 270,000 New Yorkers live in the low lying areas most susceptible to flooding and wind damage. The mayor has to decided to get them out of their houses before buses, subways, and commuter trains shut down at noon Saturday, and bridges possibly close as well.


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Cops: Newborn Found Dead After B’klyn Mom, 14, Hospitalized

Police discovered a newborn boy dead Monday morning in a Coney Island apartment after his 14-year-old mother was taken to the hospital.


2819 West 12 Street in Coney Island (Photo/Google Street View)

Police Accuse Coney Is. Man Of Murdering Mother

A New York City man is accused of smothering to death his 86-year-old mother with a pillow at the apartment that they shared.


MTA bus

MTA Bus Driver: Woman Attacked Me For Driving Too Slow

A Brooklyn woman has been charged after allegedly attacking a city bus driver for driving too slow.


Maria Louis Jeune is in the process of suing Coney Island Hospital for alleged malpractice after a mistake during potassium injections left her scarred for life.

Exclusive: NYC Hospital Sued For ‘Scarring’ Mistake

A local woman is suing a hospital after she says she went for an injection – and days later watched the skin peel off both of her arms.


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Police: Teen Shot In Coney Island Building

Police responded to a report of a person shot inside 2839 W. 33rd St. at 1:15 a.m. They found a man shot in the torso.


Damaged Police Cruiser (Handout/NYPD)

NYPD: Officer Wounds Man During Struggle

Police say the man used a cobblestone to smash the windshield and a window of the unoccupied police car.


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Woman In Witch Costume Found Shot Dead

One woman is dead and another man is in critical condition after being shot Saturday morning in Sheepshead Bay. Neighbors speculate they may have been returning from a Halloween party.


NYPD: Young Boy Struck And Killed By City Bus

NEW YORK (AP/1010 WINS) — A 4-year-old boy is dead and his mother is in critical condition after both were struck by a New York City bus in Brooklyn.


Exclusive: Patients, Co-Workers Up In Arms Over Doc’s Layoff

Over 300 doctors and nurses at Coney Island Hopsital have signed a petition to bring back a 68-year-old cancer surgeon who was laid off earlier this month due to budget cuts.