Tag Archives: Brooklyn


Brooklyn Teen Uses Her Last Breath To Name Her Killer

By DailyNews

A Brooklyn teenager used her last few breaths to tell cops the name of the man who shot her


Attempted Suicide Bomber Sets Off Explosive Device In NYC Subway; 4 Injured

By ABC.com

A man with a pipe bomb strapped to his body with Velcro and zip ties set off the crude device


Roach Bomb Explodes In Brooklyn Apartment; 4 Injured, Cat Killed

By Daily News

A flash explosion caused by roach bombs and a lit pilot light was so powerful

Golden Krust CEO Who Recently Committed Suicide Plagued By Tax Debt, Possible Class Action By Employees

By DailyNews

The owner of the Golden Krust restaurant chain who committed suicide


New York City: The Downtown Rats Are Distinctly Different From The Uptown Rats

By The Atlantic

New York City is a place where rats climb out of toilets,


Founder & CEO Of Golden Crust Caribbean Bakery & Grill Commits Suicide Inside Of His Bronx Factory

By Daily News

The founder and CEO of Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill who once appeared

Flatbush School

Flatbush, Brooklyn: 3 Students Suspended, Principal Re-Assigned After Allegations Of Ongoing Sexual Assaults

By Pix11

EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — Three upperclassmen at a Brooklyn high school were suspended


Brooklyn Man Released From Custody; Siblings Who Accused Him Of Stalking Recant Their Story

By Pix11

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A man accused of stalking two young siblings in Brooklyn 


Teen Accuses NYPD Of Rape; Rape Kit Reveals Their DNA On The Victim

By New York Post

Genetic tests have confirmed that the DNA of two cops was found on the Brooklyn teen

Shocking Video: Man Stabbed To Death Outside Of Brooklyn Bodega

By New York Post

Shocking surveillance video shows a man being fatally stabbed as he was sitting in front of a Brooklyn bodega Thursday morning.


The Rate of Joblessness for Young Black Men is a National Disgrace

By Real Clear Policy

The rioting in Milwaukee over a police killing of an armed black man has reanimated the issue of longstanding black joblessness. Between 2010 and 2014, Milwaukee’s average rate of black joblessness was 54 percent,


Mayor says, Rikers Island Jail Will Be Closed

By PIX 11

THE BRONX, N.Y. — Rikers Island, the largest jail in the country notorious for violence within its walls and described by some as “the worst place on Earth,”


Hasidic Neighborhood in Brooklyn Hold A Bulk of Section 8 Vouchers

By NY Daily News

Little boys in yarmulkes peer from apartment balconies, watching the men below toss bread into a bonfire.


Rikers Island Captain Resigns After Video of Her Kissing Inmate Surfaces

By PIX 11

NEW YORK — A Department of Corrections veteran captain has resigned after video surfaced showing her kissing an inmate inside what appears to be a Rikers Island jail cell.



Rabbi Sentenced To 60 Days In Jail For Sexual Assault Against A Teenage Boy

By Daily News

A Brooklyn rabbi charged with sexually abusing four teenage boys in a hotel was sentenced to just 60 days in jail and six years of probation.


Big Companies As Landlords Leave Tenants In The Cold

By Bloomberg

On a chilly December afternoon in Atlanta, a judge told Reiton Allen that


St. John’s Student That Died During J’Ouvert Chose To Attend At The Last Minute

By The Daily News

The beloved St. John’s grad student killed in an early morning J’Ouvert


Is Brooklyn Now The Most Unaffordable Place To Live In America?

By Brokelyn

Well, that settles that.

We already knew that way too much of our income was going to rent. Just last year, New York City came in as second-most expensive place to raise a family.


Craig Mack Comes Out of Hiding and Is Spotted at a Church in South Carolina


Fans of the original Bad Boy Entertainment cadre, who were at Brooklyn’s Barclay’s Center to celebrate the Bad Boy Family Reunion,


Shame: Nearly 200,000 People Applied for 14 Affordable Apartments in Brooklyn

By Gwynne Hogan

BROOKLYN — The chance of scoring an affordable apartment in Bushwick is one in 13,000, according to city officials.