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Two people were killed, and four more were injured, in shootings Monday night in Flatbush, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

6 Shot In Flatbush, Brooklyn; 2 Dead

Six people were struck, and two of them were killed, when gunfire erupted outside a funeral Monday evening in Flatbush, Brooklyn.

04/27/2015

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

Junior’s Moving Its Cheesecake Baking Operation To New Jersey

Junior’s, the New York City restaurant famous for its cheesecakes, is moving its baking operation to New Jersey.

04/15/2015

Police are looking for these men for questioning in connection with the shooting death of Donel Andrew in Flatbush, Brooklyn on March 21, 2015 (Credit: Handout/NYPD)

Police Release Photo Of Men Sought For Questioning In Fatal Flatbush Shooting

On Saturday, officers who were called to 952 Flatbush Ave. in Flatbush just before 4 p.m. discovered 18-year-old Donel Andrew shot in the stomach and lying on the ground.

03/22/2015

Mercedes Wilkinson, 16 (Credit: CBS2)

Latest Suspect In McDonald’s Beating Arraigned On Robbery, Assault Charges

Mercedes Wilkinson, 16, surrendered Saturday after police spent days looking for her.

03/15/2015

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3 NYPD Officers On Patrol Arrest 2 Men After Hearing Gunshots

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police patrolling in a marked police van Friday night in Flatbush, Brooklyn when they took two men into custody after hearing gunshots. The three uniformed officers, Andrew Feminella, Jose Delgado and Thaher Ahmed, were stopped […]

03/14/2015

A teenage girl was brutally beaten by a group of other girls in an incident caught on video at a McDonald's in Flatbush, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

16-Year-Old Charged In Videotaped Gang Beating Of Girl In Brooklyn McDonald’s

A 16-year-old girl has been arrested and charged after a group of teens were caught on video pummeling another girl inside a Brooklyn McDonald’s, according to police.

03/12/2015

A teenage girl was brutally beaten by a group of other girls in an incident caught on video at a McDonald's in Flatbush, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Video Shows Group Inside Brooklyn McDonald’s Beating, Kicking Girl While Spectators Watch

A group of teenagers are seen on video pummeling a girl inside a Brooklyn McDonald’s — and no one tried to stop the violence.

03/11/2015

An exterior view of The Kings Theatre in Brooklyn on January 23, 2015.  (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Diana Ross Kicks Off Kings Theatre’s Grand Reopening With Sold-Out Show

Diana Ross headlines Tuesday’s grand reopening of the 3,200-seat Kings Theatre in Flatbush, Brooklyn.

02/03/2015

Footprints that led police to a man wanted in connection with vehicle break-ins in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD 70th Precinct/Twitter)

Footprints In Snow Lead To Arrest In Brooklyn Car Break-Ins

The neighborhood watch group, Flatbush Shomrim, received a call about two people trying to break into cars in Flatbush Tuesday morning.

01/28/2015

Kings Theatre reopens in Brooklyn. (credit: Derricke Dennis/1010 WINS)

Kings Theatre Reopens In Brooklyn After $95 Million Makeover

The old Loew’s Kings Theatre has been converted into a performance arts center and an inaugural concert by Diana Ross is set for Feb. 3.

01/23/2015

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Police: 2 Suspects Follow, Attempt To Rob 80-Year-Old In Flatbush

The search is on for two suspects wanted for following and robbing and 80-year-old woman in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn.

01/17/2015

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

1 Killed, 2 Injured In Shooting Outside Flatbush Catering Hall

Quaron Isaacs, 20, of Brooklyn, was shot in the back and died at Kings County Hospital a short time later, police said.

12/15/2014

Steven Salaita

Professor Known For Anti-Israel Remarks Speaks At Brooklyn College; Some Critics Furious

Steven Salaita, who has drawn heated controversy and lost a professorship for anti-Israel comments he posted on social media, spoke at Brooklyn College Thursday night.

11/20/2014

Fire rips through a three-story apartment building on Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn on Nov. 19, 2014. (credit: Janelle Burrell/CBS2)

1 Killed, 16 Hurt In Early Morning Fire In Brooklyn

The fire broke out at 12:38 a.m. Wednesday in a three-story apartment building with a store-front church on Flatbush Avenue in Flatbush.

11/19/2014

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Brooklyn Landlord Agrees To Settlement On Rent-Stabilized Apartments

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Wednesday that landlord Yeshaya Wasserman agreed to end the reported harassment and intimidation of tenants in Flatbush and Crown Heights.

10/08/2014

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