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Two EMTs and a civilian were injured when an ambulance flipped on its side in downtown Brooklyn on Friday, July 3. (Credit: @SteveKornacki)

2 EMTs, 2 Civilians Hurt When Ambulance Flips In Downtown Brooklyn

An ambulance was left on its side following a crash in downtown Brooklyn late Friday afternoon.

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Teens attack a man who attempted to break up a fight at a Brooklyn McDonald's on May 15, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Another Suspect Charged In Brooklyn McDonald’s Brawl That Left Girl, Man Injured

Another suspect was charged Wednesday in a brawl last week at a McDonald’s in Brooklyn, in which a teenage girl and a man who tried to step in were injured.

05/20/2015

Teens attack a man who attempted to break up a fight at a Brooklyn McDonald's on May 15, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police: 18-Year-Old Arrested In Attack On Good Samaritan During Brooklyn McDonald’s Brawl

The fight took place around 3 p.m. Thursday at the franchise on Flatbush Avenue Extension in Downtown Brooklyn.

05/16/2015

A window crashed onto a stroller in downtown Brooklyn on Tuesday, May 5, a witness said. (Credit: choire, via Twitter)

Window Falls Onto Stroller In Downtown Brooklyn; Baby Hospitalized

A window fell down and landed on a stroller in downtown Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon, CBS2 reported.

05/05/2015

Downtown Brooklyn (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Downtown Brooklyn Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations, Partial Shutdown Of Brooklyn Bridge

A major gas leak shut down part of the Brooklyn bridge, and forced the evacuation of the federal courthouse in downtown Brooklyn Saturday morning.

03/28/2015

A man was shot and wounded at the Borough Hall subway station in downtown Brooklyn on Monday, March 10. (Credit: Nica, via Instagram)

Sources: Retired Correction Officer Shoots, Kills Man In Brooklyn Subway Quarrel

A retired New York City correction officer shot and a man who later died Tuesday evening, in a confrontation at the Borough Hall subway station in busy downtown Brooklyn, sources said.

03/10/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the groping of a woman in the DeKalb Avenue subway station in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Squeezed Into High-Wheel Subway Turnstile, Groped Woman’s Buttocks

Police were searching Tuesday night for a man who allegedly groped a woman’s buttocks in a downtown Brooklyn subway station last month.

01/14/2015

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1950 Time Capsule Unearthed In Downtown Brooklyn

A time capsule buried beneath the old Metropolitan Transportation Authority headquarters in downtown Brooklyn was cracked open Wednesday.

10/01/2014

A construction supervisor was stabbed Monday afternoon on Montague Street in downtown Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Quarrel Over Pay May Have Led To Stabbing At Brooklyn Construction Site

A construction supervisor was stabbed in downtown Brooklyn Monday afternoon, in what police believe might have been an argument over pay.

09/22/2014

Police believe this man put his head under a woman's skirt in a downtown Brooklyn subway station, then attacked her when she pushed him away. (Credit: NYPD)

Man Charged With Putting Head Under Woman’s Skirt, Attacking Her In Subway

A man was arrested and charged Friday with burying his head under a woman’s skirt in a Brooklyn subway station, and then attacking her when she pushed him away.

09/12/2014

Police believe this man put his head under a woman's skirt in a downtown Brooklyn subway station, then attacked her when she pushed him away. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Put Head Under Woman’s Skirt, Attacked Her In Brooklyn Subway Station

Police on Thursday were asking the public for help in finding a suspect who allegedly buried his head under a woman’s skirt in a Brooklyn subway station, and then attacked her when she pushed him away.

09/11/2014

Junior's Cheesecake in Downtown Brooklyn (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Junior’s Cheesecake Owner Decides Not To Sell Flagship Building In Downtown Brooklyn

The home of Brooklyn’s most famous cheesecake is not for sale after all.

09/09/2014

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Police: 1 Person Taken To Hospital Following Shooting In Downtown Brooklyn

Police said two people got into a dispute and one victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries including a gunshot wound to the leg and a graze wound to the head.

08/27/2014

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De Blasio Administration Unveils New Downtown Brooklyn Development Projects

The de Blasio administration has proposed a 21-acre greenway, more retail stores and business improvements that would attract the arts.

07/16/2014

Five people were injured when a facade on the side of the Brooklyn Bridge collapsed in Brooklyn on Wednesday, July 2. (Credit: FDNY)

5 Hospitalized After Facade On Side Of Brooklyn Bridge Collapses

Five people were sent to hospitals Wednesday evening when a façade collapsed beneath the Brooklyn Bridge in downtown Brooklyn.

07/02/2014

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