Fort Hamilton Parkway

Photo from surveillance video that captured Molotov Cocktail attack at Brooklyn mini-mart on April 23, 2014 (Credit: NYPD)

Brooklyn Man Indicted On Claims That He Threw Molotov Cocktail, Injured Bodega Clerk

A man was indicted Friday on charges that he threw a Molotov cocktail into a Brooklyn bodega, leaving a store clerk injured and burning out the store.

05/02/2014

Emergency crews on the scene of a crash on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway on April 2, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Overnight BQE Crash Snarls Morning Commute

It happened 4:35 a.m. Wednesday in the eastbound lanes of the BQE near Atlantic Avenue. A box truck somehow lost control, spilling its cargo all over the road.

04/02/2014

Hager Elsayed (CBS 2)

Bride-To-Be Gets Back Engagement Ring Lost At Subway Station

When New York City teaching assistant Hager Elsayed discovered that her three-carat diamond engagement ring was gone, she tore apart her apartment looking for it — to no avail.

02/21/2013

9/11 Memorial

Brooklyn Students Turn Out To Plant Daffodils Honoring 9/11 Victims

A crowd turned out Saturday to plant daffodils outside a Brooklyn school in memory of those who lost their lives in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.

CBS New York–10/20/2012

A sign for the proposed pedestrian plaza in Dorman Square. (Credit: CBS 2)

Potential Pedestrian Plaza In Midwood Being Met With Resistance

At Dorman Square in Midwood, Brooklyn, the Department of Transportation wants to shut down a one-block stretch of Elm Avenue and a create a pedestrian plaza, like the one in Clinton Hill, where the DOT kicked out cars and installed cafe tables and chairs.

04/25/2012

Police say this man held a knife to the throat of a woman on the F train on Sept. 21, 2011. (credit: NYPD)

New Video Of Suspect In Attempted Sex Assault On F Train In Brooklyn

The woman was allegedly attacked while sitting on a southbound F train at the Fort Hamilton Parkway station.

09/22/2011

Borough Park traffic island

Brooklyn Residents Want ‘Hazardous’ Traffic Islands Gone

Snow isn’t the only neighborhood nuisance many residents want removed from a street in Brooklyn. They want the City to jackhammer newly installed traffic islands they say are wreaking traffic havoc.

01/06/2011