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47 min ago | The New Zealand Herald
A baseball fan took up smoking a century ago and with it acquired another habit: holding onto little cards that bore the faces of baseball's earliest greats.
4 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
Hours before New York City's West Indian Day Parade stepped off Monday, police reported multiple shootings - one of them deadly - near the route for the political see-and-be-seen event.
8 hrs ago | SILive.com
This single-family, 6,000-square-foot, private-oceanfront home is located at 296 West End Ave., Brooklyn, N.Y. The four-bedroom, four-bathroom residence is priced at $8,000,000.
Just west of Franklin. 3 shots into 2 cars parked on the street. Fortunately no one hit despite a crowd standing outside.
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Police Officer John Hirschberger's leg was grazed by a bullet early Sunday morning, but he was in stable condition.
A police officer was injured in an early morning shooting in Brooklyn. Police say the altercation began around 2:30 a.m. near Gates Avenue and Marcus Garvey Boulevard.
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Directed by 'Sopranos' actor Federico Castelluccio, 'Lily of the Feast' is set in 1973 in the Brooklyn neighborhood.
Speak Your Truth has announced an evening of art with a taste of java on September 6 at 6pm.
Hall of Fame rider John Velazquez, a two-time Eclipse Award winner, was presented with the Mike Venezia Memorial Award Aug. 30 at .
The crooks shot up The Ville Wines and Liquors on Mother Gaston Blvd. in Brownsville, Brooklyn, gravely wounding a 19-year-old male and shooting a 20-year-old woman in the foot, police said.
Two masked men burst into a Brooklyn liquor store on Friday night and opened fire, leaving one man brain dead and injuring a woman, cops said.
Borough President Adams and Councilman Vincent Gentile have allocated money from their capital budgets to re-top the Ridge Boulevard literature lender.
Three private New York foster care agencies will pay $17.5 million to settle a lawsuit by eight people who were fraudulently adopted by a woman and claimed they were repeatedly abused, starved and imprisoned in a "house of horrors," attorneys said.
Jon Orcutt was NYC DOT's policy director from 2007 to 2014. He developed DOT's post-PlaNYC strategic plan, Sustainable Streets , oversaw creation of the Citi Bike program, and produced the de Blasio administration's Vision Zero Action Plan.
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