Brooklyn DA Investigating Fatal Police-Involved ShootingProsecutors will determine if the shooting of 28-year-old Akai Gurley by Officer Peter Liang was an accident or a crime.
Renters Protest Against Alleged Wrecking Of Brooklyn ApartmentsRenters were making noise in Brooklyn Tuesday night, demanding an end to slumlord tactics as they chose a building the called the worst of the worst for their protest.
Maloney: New Yorkers Could Soon See Flood Insurance Rates SkyrocketU.S. Reps. Carolyn Maloney and Nydia Velazquez (D-N.Y.) warned Sunday a dramatic increase that could soon be facing New Yorkers.
Activists Call On Assemblyman Lopez To Resign Over Sex Harassment AllegationsAn ethics panel ruled that Brooklyn power broker Vito Lopez sexually harassed several female staffers. Now, many say it's time for the assemblyman to leave office.
U.S. Military Charges 8 Soldiers In Afghanistan With The Death Of Pvt. Danny ChenChen, who was from Chinatown, was found dead in his barracks back in October with what was described as "non-combat injuries." He was just 19.