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2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Hopkins Wins Split Decision Over Shumenov

Already the oldest boxer in history to win a world championship, Bernard Hopkins became the oldest to win a unification bout Saturday night as he captured a split 12-round decision over Beibut Shumenov of Kazakhstan.

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6 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

Photos: Peter Quillin Too Big, Too Strong For Konecny

DC Armory, Washington, District of Columbia - 30-year old WBO Middleweight titlist Peter Quillin , 159 3 4, of Brooklyn, New York, made his third successful title defense with a steady if unispiring unanimous decision over brave but outgunned 35-year old former Jr. Middleweight title challenger Lucas Konecny , 158 1 4, of Usti, Czech Republic.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

New York Daily News

Brooklyn teen, 15, shot after cutting Foot Locker line

Isaiah Martinez was shot early Saturday as he tried to buy a pair of Kanye West-designed sneakers from a Brooklyn Foot Locker.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Trusty Sidekick Theatre Presents World Premiere of EARTH at University Settlement, Now thru 5/3

The Performance Project @ University Settlement and Trusty Sidekick Theater Company will co-present the world premiere production of Earth-- a new play developed especially for audiences aged 6 and older.

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New York Post

15-year-old boy shot in leg waiting to buy sneakers in Brooklyn

Customers were waiting on line for the latest $150 Air Jordan 11 snakeskin sneakers when a 15-year-old boy was shot in the leg.

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New York Daily News

Thousands of Catholics march across Brooklyn Bridge for Good Friday

Bearing a wooden cross, roughly 3,000 Catholics marched from Brooklyn to Manhattan to mark Good Friday.

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New York Daily News

Brooklyn mom overjoyed after cops find her missing autistic 14-year-old child

Daniel Ghabra, who is nonverbal, was missing for nine hours after disappearing from a laundry near his Dyker Heights home Friday afternoon.

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Brooklynian

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Shooting PCT units reporting male shot is likely to expire. Level one being called.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Greenpoint Gazette

Legislation to Fight Slumlords Introduced

Following a steady rise in cases of corrupt landlords trying to force out low-income and rent stabilized tenants in North Brooklyn, State Senator Martin Dilan and State Assemblyman Joe Lentol have introduced new legislation to criminalize such actions.

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CBS Local

Major Disruptions Coming For Brooklyn Straphangers

The work will take place from 11:30 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday on the weekends of May 2-5, May 9-12, May 16-19, May 23-27 until Tuesday Memorial Day weekend, and May 30-June 2. While the work is in progress, No.

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WNYC-AM New York

NYPD is Sued by Family of Brooklyn Teen

Poster calling on police to investigate the shooting of 16-year-old Kimani Gray hang on telephone poles along Church Ave. in East Flatbush, Brooklyn.

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Eater

Post-Sandy NYC: Sandy-Damaged Brooklyn T.G.I Fridays Reopening Soon

Brooklyn's only T.G.I. Fridays , in Sheepshead Bay, has been closed ever since Hurricane Sandy inundated the restaurant with three feet of water.

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Greenpoint Gazette

Once Competitors, North Brooklyn's Catholics Churches Unite to Draw New Congregants

Catholic Churches in North Brooklyn have recently consolidated under one umbrella organization - North Brooklyn Catholic - to better meet the needs of the community and to reach out to newer residents moving in.

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Greenpoint Gazette

North Brooklyn to get 8,000-Square-Foot Music Venue this Summer

Nearly four years ago, Knitting Factory alums Joshua Richholt and Shay Vishwadia found the perfect space for a music venue-cum-beer hall in an industrial part of North Brooklyn.

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Free Williamsburg

The most anticipated spring & summer restaurant openings of 2014 - North Brooklyn edition

We're excited about The Well , which opens in June in Bushwick. Otherwise, Eater has thrown together a great list of openings slotted for New York very soon.

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Warwickonline.com

Park series continues as RISD looks at Rocky Point future

The second in a series of lectures focused on public parks with a view on what might be applicable to development at Rocky Point will be held next Thursday, April 24 at 6:30 p.m. at the Rhode Island School of Design.

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McBrooklyn

Post Office, Downtown Brooklyn, without Scaffolding

This beautiful building is the Downtown Brooklyn Station Post Office and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

SILive.com

See the dramatic video of Staten Islander's slaying in Brooklyn bodega

A 52-year-old Staten Islander was shot to death Thursday morning inside the Brooklyn bodega where he worked, police said.

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Bangkok Post

Bangkok hotel owner in US scandal

Chatwal supposedly claimed that his donations to political candidates gave him direct access to high-ranking politicians, and their families.

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NY1

Sources: Arrest Made in Connection With Shooting of Two in Brooklyn

Sources tell NY1 that police have made an arrest in connection with the shooting of two people in Brooklyn, including a 13-year-old boy.

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