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Jurors in accused cop killer Darrell Fuller's trial didn't reach a verdict in three hours of deliberations Friday after the defense attacked eyewitnesses' reliability and a prosecutor cited "abundant" evidence against the defendant.
Build it Back opening doors for homeowners: When she registered for Build It Back in October, Noelle Adamik of Gerritsen Beach was told she might wait more than a year for repair work on her damaged basement door, but after the Mayor DeBlasio announced changes to the program, Adamik's project was fast-tracked.
From the scanner: A report of shots fired at West 33rd Street and Neptune Avenue in Coney Island, Brooklyn came in at 11:44 p.m. Thursday night, shortly after another report of shots fired in Bed-Stuy .
Whether they're scrambled or sunny side up, eggs are what eateries tend to lean on for weekend dishes - along with typical options like pancakes, French toast and granola.
Jodie Cohen was awarded $25,000 for the Marine Park school and honored as a top educator.
Four years after the forced closing of the spot that claims to be the oldest gay bar in Brooklyn, two filmmakers are bringing the story of the Starlite Lounge to the big screen.
After walking around yesterday with my notebook and doing my research/ digging this morning here are the developments to watch in Northern Boerum Hill/ Downtown Brooklyn area.
Police have confirmed that the partially dismembered body found on Long Island is that of a missing Brooklyn mother, and they've arrested another Brooklyn woman in connection with the crime.
Since 2009, the Brooklyn Star has been serving overly stylish Brooklynites tasty and reliable southern comfort food.
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Prosecutors today announced the felony tax fraud conviction of Yaakov Weingarten and a more than $520,000 civil judgment lodged against him and his wife for activities related to the Brooklyn-based charitable fundraising ring he operated, which solicited donations from thousands of donors for phony not-for-profit organizations.
An investment firm chief who is the ex-husband of an actress on "The Sopranos," pleaded not guilty to federal charges that he ran a scheme to manipulate stocks, including those of a startup company advised by former New York Governor David A. Paterson.
Close to one thousand people will mount their bikes on July 27 to make the 40-mile journey between the Newtown Creek Barge in Greenpoint and Rockaway Beach.
North Brooklyn is on route to pioneer a solution to at least one of New York City's trash problems.
According to Ariel Property Advisors' half year report for 2014, the dollar volume of sales in Brooklyn topped $3 billion.
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