Rapid Rise In Pedestrian Deaths Prompts Officials' Call For Action In BrooklynOfficials are calling for a private sanitation firm to reveal the name of the driver accused of crashing into a 62-year-old woman, dragging and killing her.
Woman Fatally Struck By Private Sanitation Truck, Another Killed By MTA Bus In BrooklynPolice said what appeared to be a private sanitation truck struck a woman, dragged her down the street, and then fled the scene.
Police: Man Dragged Woman Between Parked Cars, Tried To Rape Her In BrooklynIt happened near 20th Avenue and 65th Street in Bensonhurst just before 5 a.m. Thursday.
Italian-Americans Miffed After Leading Vote Getter Mother Cabrini Doesn't Make Cut For New City StatueA city program to commission statues honoring influential women asked for public input, but, still, New Yorkers' top pick, a female saint, didn't make the cut.
National Grid Gas Nightmare: Restaurateur Faces Bankruptcy As Company Fights For New PipelineAnother National Grid customer is being used as a pawn in the utility's fight for a gas pipeline.
Woman Allegedly Spat On, Threw Soda At 18-Year-Old After Making Anti-Muslim StatementsThe alleged incident happened around 5:40 p.m. Friday on a B6 MTA bus.
Police: Man Broke Into Brooklyn Synagogue And Stole CashPolice said the suspect broke in and stole $2,000 cash last Wednesday at Yeshiva Ohel Torah Synagogue in Bensonhurst.
Angry Residents, Lawmakers Denounce Anti-Chinese Graffiti In BensonhurstA lot of people were angry and sad on Monday in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.
Exclusive Video: Garbage Truck Wreaks Havoc On Brooklyn Neighborhood, Driver Charged With DWIAn out-of-control garbage truck wreaked havoc on a Brooklyn neighborhood, crushing cars, taking down trees and damaging a home.
Police: Man Poses As Gas & Electric Salesman To Steal From 79-Year-Old Woman In BrooklynPolice said three suspects rang several residents’ buzzers until someone let them inside the Bensonhurst apartment building.
Sporting Goods Store Owner Opens Fire During Attempted Robbery In BrooklynAn attempted robbery ended in gunfire at a Brooklyn gun store Wednesday morning.