- Brooklyn museum chronicles Coney Island history Updated: Nov-30-15 12:25 pm
NEW YORK - Hear the words Coney Island and Cyclone, Steeplechase and other rides immediately spring to mind.
- Young helps Nets beat Pistons 87-83 Updated: Nov-29-15 9:44 pm
NEW YORK - On a night his shot wasn't falling, Brook Lopez did all the little things the Brooklyn Nets needed to win.
- 2 dead, 5 injured in Brooklyn fire blamed on power strip Updated: Nov-28-15 11:35 pm
NEW YORK - A faulty power strip sparked a fire that raced through a Brooklyn home, killing two people as firefighters and neighbors tried to save them, authorities and witnesses said.
- Louisville beats Saint Louis 77-57 in Brooklyn Updated: Nov-28-15 11:09 pm
NEW YORK - Trey Lewis got two very different views of Rick Pitino around the last two Thanksgiving.
- Using suspect's stolen-cellphone selfie, NYPD seeks a thief Updated: Nov-28-15 8:13 pm
NEW YORK - New York City police say a suspect who brazenly swiped a cellphone from a subway rider added image to injury: He used the stolen phone to snap a selfie.
- AIDS activist rescued in NC successfully crosses Atlantic Updated: Nov-28-15 6:18 pm
NEW YORK - A man who rowed across the Atlantic Ocean for AIDS awareness has arrived home in Brooklyn, ending a 21-month journey.
- AIDS activist arrives in NYC after rowing across Atlantic Updated: Nov-28-15 5:57 pm
NEW YORK - A New Yorker who rowed across the Atlantic Ocean for AIDS awareness has arrived home in Brooklyn, ending a 21-month journey.
- 2 men fatally shot at Brooklyn public housing building Updated: Nov-28-15 3:34 pm
NEW YORK - Police say a father and son have been shot to death at a Housing Authority building in Brooklyn.
- Ex-inmate, beaten in 2012 by NYC jail guards, fatally shot Updated: Nov-27-15 10:02 pm
NEW YORK - A former New York City inmate who was hogtied and badly beaten by Rikers Island jail guards in 2012 has been fatally shot in Brooklyn.
- Woman killed in Brooklyn hit-and-run, suspect arrested Updated: Nov-27-15 10:47 am
NEW YORK - Police say a 24-year-old Brooklyn man has been arrested after he struck and killed a pedestrian with his car and fled the scene.
- Woman killed in Brooklyn hit-and-run; driver facing charges Updated: Nov-27-15 1:56 am
NEW YORK - Charges are pending against a man accused of hitting and killing a woman with his car, and then causing a chain-reaction crash as he tried to get away.
- Louisville size dominates in win over St. Francis Brooklyn Updated: Nov-24-15 10:45 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - In the pecking order of college basketball, Louisville ranks right about the top of the food chain. St. Francis Brooklyn, not so much.
- Police: Postal worker harassed Muslim woman in NYC Updated: Nov-24-15 9:00 pm
NEW YORK - A postal worker arrested on hate crime charges had bumped into and spit on a Muslim woman before following her into a deli and threatening to burn down her place of worship, New York City police said.
- Mayor: Nearly 1.5 million New Yorkers don't have enough food Updated: Nov-24-15 4:03 pm
NEW YORK - As Thanksgiving nears, more than 1.4 million New Yorkers don't have enough to eat on a daily basis, placing a strain on charities and highlighting the need for more government intervention, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday.
- As Rhodes scholar, Harvard student to explore Syrian roots Updated: Nov-24-15 3:43 pm
BOSTON - The honor of winning a Rhodes scholarship carries extra weight for Neil Alacha. It will help connect him to his Middle Eastern roots.
- 'Annie' on national tour is led by a keeper of the flame Updated: Nov-24-15 3:37 pm
NEW YORK - If you catch the latest national tour of "Annie," you're in for a treat - the original director and lyricist is running the show. That's like drinking real Coke after years of only having New Coke.
- 2 baby red pandas make debut at New York zoo Updated: Nov-23-15 3:36 pm
NEW YORK - Two baby red pandas have made their debut at the Prospect Park Zoo in New York.
- NY man gets 100 years in prison on sex assault convictions Updated: Nov-23-15 1:09 pm
NEW YORK - A Brooklyn man convicted in a string of sexual assaults has been sentenced to 100 years to life in prison.
- Brooklyn man found dead, shot multiple times Updated: Nov-23-15 7:29 am
NEW YORK - The NYPD is investigating the shooting death of a 51-year-old man in Brooklyn.
- Nets hold off Celtics 111-101 for home-and-home split Updated: Nov-22-15 9:23 pm
NEW YORK - The Brooklyn Nets were embarrassed and angry, and two nights later were 35 points better.
- Tennessee pours it on late to beat Gardner-Webb 89-64 Updated: Nov-22-15 9:05 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee's Devon Baulkman matched a career high in scoring Sunday and put the Volunteers ahead for good with his 3-point shooting.
- LIU-Brooklyn rallies past NC Central 78-77 in final minutes Updated: Nov-22-15 2:37 pm
NEW YORK - Jerome Frink scored 18 points and had a key block in the closing seconds to help Long Island-Brooklyn to a 78-77 comeback victory over North Carolina Central on Sunday.
- Frink with 25 points, LIU Brooklyn beats Maine 84-79 Updated: Nov-19-15 9:46 pm
NEW YORK - Jerome Frink had 25 points and nine rebounds to lead LIU Brooklyn to an 84-79 victory over Maine on Thursday night.
- Men who tried to push Jewish man into divorce are sentenced Updated: Nov-19-15 7:33 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Three New York men who tried to coerce a Jewish man into giving his wife a religious divorce were sentenced on Thursday.
- Prosecutors: Man convicted in Russia for fatal NYC stabbings Updated: Nov-19-15 6:44 pm
NEW YORK - A man who authorities say fatally stabbed his wife and her adult daughter in New York before fleeing to Russia has been tried and convicted overseas - marking the second time anyone has been convicted in Russia for a crime committed in the U.S., prosecutors said Thursday.