- 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.
- Man shot by police after leading officer on chase is charged Updated: Nov-19-15 6:10 am
NEW YORK - New York City police say a suspect who led police on a chase with a gun in his hand and was shot by an officer is facing charges.
- Driver arrested after fatally striking pedestrian in NYC Updated: Nov-19-15 5:46 am
NEW YORK - Police say a 22-year-old man has been arrested after he struck and killed a 61-year-old man attempting to cross a street in Brooklyn.
- Religion news in brief Updated: Nov-18-15 3:08 pm
US Catholic bishops: Abortion, marriage key election issues
- Brooklyn men indicted in Vermont on sex trafficking charges Updated: Nov-18-15 2:10 pm
BURLINGTON, Vermont - A federal grand jury in Vermont has handed down indictments on two New York men accused of forcing women into prostitution in connection with a large drug conspiracy.
- NYC launches green schools program with oil spill funds Updated: Nov-18-15 12:30 pm
NEW YORK - Four public schools in Brooklyn are starting ambitious environmental programs with funds from an oil spill settlement.
- Thaddeus Young's 2 free throws lift Nets over Hawks 90-88 Updated: Nov-17-15 11:29 pm
NEW YORK - It was a game that neither team seemed to want to win.
- Porzingis scores 29, Knicks beat Hornets 102-94 Updated: Nov-17-15 11:24 pm
NEW YORK - The boos that thundered through Brooklyn in June have been replaced by a much sweeter sound at Madison Square Garden.
- St. Francis Brooklyn rolls over Mount St. Vincent 93-67 Updated: Nov-17-15 10:15 pm
NEW YORK - Yunus Hopkinson scored a career-high 25 points to lead St. Francis Brooklyn to a 93-67 win over Division III's Mount St. Vincent on Tuesday night.
- 36-year-old man fatally shot in head in Brooklyn Updated: Nov-12-15 6:21 am
NEW YORK - Police say a 36-year-old man was fatally shot in the head inside a Brooklyn apartment.