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10-year-old killed after driver loses control, mounts curb in Brooklyn

A 10-year-old boy who was getting ready to celebrate his birthday later this month was struck and killed Tuesday by a driver in Brooklyn who lost control of his SUV after suffering...

10-year-old killed after driver loses control, mounts curb in Brooklyn

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Brooklyn building collapses after being rammed into by out-of-control driver A Brooklyn building collapsed into a heap of rubble after an out-of-control driver rammed into it on Monday night, authorities said. The driver careened into the two-story building on Avenue P near East 5th Street at about 11:27 p.m., fire officials said. The driver tried to run away from the crash ...
09:34, 05/07/2019

Driver jumps curb in the Bronx, kills child in stroller A 1-year-old boy in a stroller was killed Tuesday when a driver jumped a curb in the Bronx and plowed into the kid, according to police. The child was hit on the sidewalk near East 215th Street and White Plains Road in Williamsbridge at about 4 p.m. after the driver lost control of the car,......
01:00, 09/18/2019

9 injured, including kids, after out-of-control SUV flips onto Bronx curb Nine people were injured — including at least two children — when an out-of-control SUV careened onto a Bronx sidewalk on Friday, authorities said. A Honda CR-V was heading south on Southern Boulevard in West Farms at around 4:30 p.m. when it suddenly barreled onto the curb, flipped and ...
02:51, 06/22/2019

Brooklyn cyclist, 14, dies three years after he was hit by driver A 14-year-old boy died on Monday due to complications of injuries from when he was struck by a driver in Brooklyn three years ago, reports said. Moshe Yehuda Wolpin — who was 11 years old when he was struck in Borough Park in 2016 — succumbed to his injuries on Monday night, according to Yeshiva......
03:34, 07/03/2019

Brooklyn tot run over by van driver laid to rest in emotional service The parents of the 3-year-old Brooklyn boy run over Thursday by a candy deliveryman poured out their anguish yesterday as the adorable tot was laid to rest. Little Emur Shavkator’s heartbroken dad was too emotional to lead a prayer service at the Abu Bakr El Seddique Mosque in Borough Park, as had b...
06:00, 05/05/2019

Drunk driver gets up to 9 years for fatally hitting co-worker in Brooklyn Leonel Ortega-Flores pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in Brooklyn Supreme Court earlier this month and was sentenced Thursday to three to nine years in prison....
15:00, 08/16/2019

Driver takes cops on wild chase in Brooklyn, 5 officers injured Five cops — including the commanding officer of a Queens precinct — were injured in a wild police chase that started when city sheriff’s officers tried to stop a car for a busted taillight in Brooklyn, according to police. The encounter unfolded around 9 a.m. in Cypress Hills near Etna and Ric...
19:34, 09/03/2019

Long Island livery driver robbed, fatally shot in Brooklyn A Long Island livery cabdriver was robbed and fatally shot on a Brooklyn street early Friday, according to police. Cops responding to a report of shots fired at 3:15 a.m. discovered the 29-year-old victim with a fatal gunshot wound to the head lying on the sidewalk near Williams and Atlantic avenues...
05:34, 07/27/2019

Staffers at ‘out of control’ Brooklyn school threatened, injured by students A highly regarded Brooklyn school has become a zoo where students threaten teachers and roam the halls, injuring each other and adults, desperate staffers told The Post. Among a spate of incidents since January at It Takes a Village Academy in Flatbush: A teacher found a note slipped under her class...
04:51, 05/26/2019

Brooklyn driver punches livery cabbie in road rage attack: video An enraged Brooklyn driver pummeled a livery cabbie in a road rage attack earlier this month, dramatic video shows. The 25-year-old cabbie was driving a black Toyota Camry west on Atlantic Avenue near Logan Street in Cypress Hills around 6:20 a.m. Aug. 4 when his car collided with a green Nissan Rog...
13:34, 08/25/2019

Wild video shows moment out-of-control car topples Brooklyn building Surveillance video shows the moment an out-of-control driver careened into a Brooklyn building, sending it crumbling to the ground. The footage shows the car zoom into the two-story building on Avenue P near East 5th Street in Gravesend shortly before 11:30 p.m. Monday, causing what FDNY officials d...
18:34, 05/07/2019

Lawsuit Alleges Lyft Driver Kidnapped Brooklyn Woman at Gunpoint and Gang-Raped Her In a lawsuit filed today in California, a woman alleges that her Lyft ride home from a Brooklyn bar became a nightmare as the driver kidnapped her at gunpoint and drove her far outside their intended route, across state lines into New Jersey, where she alleges she was gang-raped by the driver and at...
12:34, 09/18/2019

NYPD cop loses control of patrol scooter in Manhattan This cop may need a refresher course on riding a scooter if he’s ever going to chase down criminals on it. A video making the rounds on social media Sunday captures an unknown NYPD officer in Midtown East struggle to get a police scooter moving before completely losing control. The officer ina...
13:17, 05/06/2019

Child killed after being hit by van in Brooklyn A 3-year-old child died Thursday after being hit by a commercial van while crossing a Brooklyn street, police said. The boy was hit in the crosswalk at about 12:45 p.m. at the intersection of Bay 25 Street and Benson Avenue in Bath Beach, according to the NYPD. The driver remained on scene, police s...
21:17, 05/02/2019

Erdogan loses control of Turkish capital in local elections setback Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is facing a major political setback after his party lost control of the capital, Ankara, in a keenly fought local elections battle....
19:00, 04/30/2019

Cruise Ship Loses Control In Venice, Slams Wharf And Tourist Boat A massive cruise ship lost control as it docked in Venice Sunday, crashing into the wharf and hitting a tourist boat after suffering an engine failure....
14:51, 06/02/2019

Woman killed, two others injured in Brooklyn stabbing A woman was killed — and two other people were injured — in a Brooklyn stabbing Monday night, cops said. Emergency crews responded to a stabbing on 46th Street near 8th Avenue in Sunset Park just before 10 p.m., officials said. Three people, including a woman, were taken to Maimonides Me...
07:34, 07/23/2019

Disney finally loses something in 2019, with Sony regaining total control of the Spider-Man movies The world of superhero movies just got a lot less friendly: Not long after Spider-Man: Far From Home became the highest-grossing Sony film of all time, the studio has rejected a plan from Marvel Studios that would’ve made them co-producers on future Spider-Man movies, effectively kicking Disney out ...
01:34, 08/21/2019

Teen cyclist killed in car-door crash in Brooklyn A 16-year-old bicyclist was killed after crashing into an open car door, then getting run over by a passing box truck in Brooklyn Wednesday night, police said. The cyclist was pedaling north on 17th Avenue near 53rd Street in Borough Park at about 5:40 p.m. when he collided with a car door just as i...
04:17, 05/16/2019

Brooklyn woman becomes 15th cyclist killed in NYC this year The 28-year-old was pedaling a white bike North on Bushwick Avenue at around 12:20 p.m. when a cement truck headed east on Boerum Street collided with her, according to police....
23:51, 07/01/2019

Sleeping woman, 71, pinned beneath out-of-control truck as driver flees, cops say A 71-year-old woman emerged mostly unscathed Sunday night after a pickup truck plowed into her Illinois home while she slept and pinned her beneath the vehicle, police said....
18:34, 05/20/2019

Masked gunman killed by police in wild Brooklyn shootout A masked gunman was killed early Monday in a fierce firefight involving seven police officers after he shot at a patrol car in Brooklyn, cops said. None of the officers were hurt in the gun battle, police said. Uniformed officers were patrolling near Howard and Dumont avenues in Brownsville about 2:...
14:00, 09/02/2019

Mom recalls horrifying moment daughter was killed by fence in Brooklyn The devastated mom of the little girl killed when a granite railing toppled on her outside a Brooklyn home told The Post through tears Friday that the tragic incident happened in the blink of an eye. “It took a second,” a crying Maria Lorensa Chaumana Camacho said in Spanish of the freak...
04:17, 08/31/2019

Man killed in Brooklyn block-party shooting was on parole for gun possession The gangbanger killed Saturday when gunfire erupted at a Brownsville block party was on parole for gun possession and had been involved in at least two other shootings, law enforcement sources said Monday. Jason Pagan, 38, identified by cops as a Bloods gang member and the target of Saturday’s gunpl...
07:51, 07/30/2019

Horrifying video shows crash that killed cyclist in Brooklyn Wild video shows the moment a cyclist was fatally wiped out in a grisly car crash in Brooklyn on Sunday allegedly caused by a teenage driver who allegedly blew through a red light. Dash camera footage shows the teen’s gray Dodge sedan zooming through the intersection of Coney Island Avenue and...
11:37, 08/12/2019

On the road with the Garmin Dash Cam Mini and 66W: Clear video, driver assist, and smartphone control My family likes to drive older vehicles so mobile tech such as Garmin's line of dashboard cameras offer important functionality. A couple of the latest Garmin cameras bound the current lineup with a tiny camera and a fully functional driver assistant....
15:51, 07/08/2019

Elderly woman found battered, killed inside Brooklyn apartment An elderly woman was battered and killed inside her apartment in a Brooklyn housing project, police said Thursday. Jacolia James, 83, was found unconscious by a family member inside her apartment in the Carter G. Woodson Houses on Powell Street near Dumont Avenue in Brownsville on Tuesday night, cop...
14:34, 05/03/2019

Brooklyn cyclist killed by cement truck identified as Bushwick artist Freelander’s professional website describes her as an artist who “makes sculptures and videos that explore climate change and geology from an ecofeminist and millennial lens.”...
05:51, 07/02/2019

Brooklyn Lindsey Becomes 11th Black Trans Woman Killed This Year On Tuesday, the body of Brooklyn Lindsey—a transgender black woman—was discovered on the porch of an abandoned house in Kansas City, Mo. She was 32....
00:34, 06/29/2019

22-year-old Formula 2 driver killed in crash Formula 2 driver Anthoine Hubert has died after a crash at the Belgian Grand Prix, the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) has confirmed. The Frenchman's car was hit at high speed at Spa-Francorchamps....
12:17, 09/01/2019

3-year-old killed by elderly Queens driver A 3-year-old was killed when he was struck by an elderly driver in Queens on Labor Day morning, cops said. The little boy had run away from his mom and into the street in the 600 block of Virginia Street in Far Rockaway when he was hit by the 73-year-old’s vehicle around 11 a.m. Monday,......
23:34, 09/02/2019

Driver in Accident That Killed 7 Should Have Had License Suspended A truck driver charged in a fatal wreck along a New Hampshire highway should have been disqualified from operating a commercial motor vehicle, officials acknowledged....
00:00, 07/03/2019

What we know about the truck driver who killed 7 motorcyclists in New Hampshire The man charged with seven counts of vehicular homicide after he collided with motorcyclists in Lancaster, N.H. has arrest records in six states.        ...
23:00, 06/28/2019

Memorial held for tow truck driver killed in hit and run TUCSON — Dozens of tow truck drivers came together for a procession on the west side Sunday to honor one of their own. Richard Struble was killed in a hit and run earlier this month. “Oh my god my heart is bursting with love and joy,” Struble’s fiance Mary Brejak said. . On t...
10:34, 06/24/2019

Remembering Tombstone man hit and killed by Tucson driver TOMBSTONE – Robert Keevers Lopez was from Tombstone. Friday, his friends and family gathered outside his favorite restaurant to remember a man they will never forget. The 62-year old, who went by the name of Keevers, comes from a very large family. He is the third youngest of 12 kids. His fami...
08:17, 05/11/2019

2 Kids Come Under Schoolbus As Driver Reverses It, Get Killed In a tragic incident, two children were killed in Singrauli district on Wednesday when the driver of a schoolbus reversed the vehicle without realising that they were standing behind, and ran over......
02:51, 08/29/2019

UK farmer loses high court fight to stop alpaca being killed Judge says there is no evidence that decision not to retest for bovine TB was unlawfulAn alpaca farmer has lost a high court battle to prevent one of her prized animals from being killed.Helen Macdonald took legal action against the government in a last-ditch attempt to save her stud alpaca, Geronim...
17:00, 07/09/2019

Truck driver charged in Colorado pileup that killed 4 Prosecutors on Friday filed 40 charges, including four counts of vehicular homicide, against a 23-year-old truck driver accused of causing a fiery pileup that killed four people last week on a Colorado highway....
04:00, 05/04/2019

Formula 2 Driver Anthoine Hubert Killed At Spa-Francorchamps Formula 2 and the FIA have confirmed that 22-year-old French driver Antoine Hubert has been killed as a result of an accident during the first few laps of the F2 race at Spa-Francorchamps....
07:17, 09/01/2019

Police: No indication driver killed on bridge was targeted Police say there's no indication a woman who was fatally shot while driving over a highway bridge in northeast Iowa was targeted, and they're seeking the public's help in determining if the gunfire came from nearby woods....
20:34, 04/30/2019

12 Killed In Indonesia Bus Crash After Argument Between Passenger, Driver Twelve people were killed and dozens more injured in an Indonesian traffic accident on Monday after a bus passenger tried to wrest control of the steering wheel following an argument with the driver,......
13:00, 06/17/2019

Pedestrian killed by wrong-way driver in Harlem crash A pedestrian was fatally struck by a car going the wrong way down a Manhattan street Sunday afternoon, leaving two others injured, authorities said. A 71-year-old livery driver was traveling in the wrong direction down Frederick Douglass Blvd. near W 128th St. in Harlem at about 1 p.m when he struck...
01:00, 07/08/2019

Lawyer: Driver in wrong-way crash that killed 5 was insane A Vermont man charged with killing five teenagers in a wrong-way crash almost three years ago was psychotic and delusional at the time and thus lelgally insane, his lawyer argued Monday during opening statements in his client's murder trial....
23:51, 05/06/2019

15 Security Personnel, Driver Killed In Maoist Attack In Maharashtra Fifteen security personnel and their dirver have been killed in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli after a powerful explosion, set off by Maoists, blew up their vehicle....
11:51, 05/01/2019

Long Island driver killed woman he knew in hit-and-run: cops A Long Island driver was busted after he fatally struck a woman he knew and then fled, cops said Tuesday. Mary Ginty, 31, of Sound Beach was walking north on Miller Place Road in Miller Place just before 10 p.m. Monday when 30-year-old John Lang slammed into her in his 2017 Hyundai Elantra, police s...
21:00, 06/25/2019

3 high school students, bus driver killed in upstate crash Three high school students were killed when their school bus crashed in upstate New York this weekend, also killing the driver, according to authorities. Police believe the driver had failed to stop at a stop sign in Burns, New York, and smashed into an embankment and tree after racing through the i...
19:17, 07/28/2019

APNewsBreak: Officer who killed driver worried past bosses Personnel records show former supervisors of a Connecticut officer who fatally shot a man during an attempted traffic stop last month had concerns about his "unacceptable" performance and difficulty handling stressful situations....
17:34, 05/07/2019

Truck driver faces charges in Colorado crash that killed 4 Prosecutors on Friday filed 40 charges, including four counts of vehicular homicide, against a 23-year-old truck driver accused of causing a fiery pileup that killed four people last week on a Colorado highway....
22:51, 05/03/2019

Motorcyclist killed in downtown crash with unlicensed driver: cops A motorcyclist died in downtown Manhattan early Sunday after falling from their bike and getting hit by an unlicensed driver, police said. The motorcyclist, whose name was not immediately known, lost control of their 2012 Yamaha and fell while heading north “in a reckless manner” on the ...
00:00, 08/26/2019

Driver in accident that killed 3 teens smelled of alcohol: police The driver behind the wheel of a car that struck and killed three Florida teens waiting for a bus to a soccer tournament Saturday was reportedly an exotic dancer with a suspended license who cops claimed reeked of alcohol. Gideon Desir, 13, Lens Desir, 15, and Richcarde Dumay, 17, were killed early ...
07:34, 05/29/2019

Omani Driver Gets 7 Years In Jail For Dubai Bus Accident That Killed 17 The Omani bus driver, who rammed the vehicle into a height barrier in Dubai that killed 17 people, including 12 Indians, has been sentenced to seven years in jail followed by deportation and ordered......
13:17, 07/12/2019

Distracted teen driver who killed cop, wife gets 60 days in jail A teen driver who killed an off-duty cop and his wife because she was preoccupied with her phone has been sentenced to 60 days in jail — and must give 25 lectures on the dangers of distracted driving, a judge has ruled. Callison Olson, 18, of Elk River, Minnesota, was sentenced last week after plead...
23:17, 06/03/2019

Driver killed when storm blows shop’s roof onto car in Kentucky A Kentucky driver was killed when a pawn shop’s roof crashed on top of his car during a severe thunderstorm, according to new reports. The roof blew off Wednesday afternoon in Prestonburg, trapping four cars — only one occupied, by a man and his fiancée — under the rubble, local s...
19:00, 05/30/2019

Solider Killed In Pak Firing At Line Of Control: Army A soldier was killed on Saturday as Pakistan violated ceasefire by shelling forward posts and villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district, prompting strong response from the Indian......
01:51, 08/18/2019

Three family members killed by suspected drunk driver in upstate crash Authorities say three members of a New Jersey family heading to Niagara Falls were killed and six relatives were injured when an allegedly drunken driver’s pickup truck hit their SUV in western New York....
03:00, 05/27/2019

Truck driver in horrific crash that killed 7 motorcyclists was on drugs: report CONCORD, N.H. — The driver involved in a crash that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire was under the influence of drugs and reached for a beverage just before the collision, according to a federal inspection report obtained Thursday. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said that...
12:17, 08/02/2019

U.S. driver Jessi Combs killed in bid to break land-speed record Race car driver Jessi Combs, host of the television series "All Girls Garage," was killed in a high-speed crash while trying to set a new land-speed record, her family said on Wednesday....
21:17, 08/28/2019

Truck driver in New Hampshire crash that killed 7 bikers was on drugs, report says A Massachusetts truck driver who has been charged with negligent homicide in a June crash that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire was on drugs and reaching for a beverage just before the tragedy....
10:17, 08/02/2019

Investigators say underage driver struck and killed man walking his dog in Houston, Texas (KPRC)  A 13-year-old driver was behind the wheel when a man and his dog were struck by a vehicle at an apartment complex in west Houston, Texas Thursday according to police. Both the man and dog were killed. “Apparently, she pulled out and made a mistake and hit the gas instead of the brake a...
11:34, 08/17/2019

Formula 2 driver Anthoine Hubert killed in crash at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium French driver Anthoine Hubert died from injuries suffered in a crash at Formula 2 Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium on Saturday.       ...
23:51, 08/31/2019

Two Amish kids in horse-drawn buggy killed by drunk driver: cops A 2-year-old and 6-year-old died Friday when a pickup truck rear-ended the carriage, which was traveling on the side of a highway in the central town of Marshall, Michigan State Police Sgt. Todd Price told ABC News....
22:34, 06/08/2019

Artillery Duel Near Line Of Control As Soldier Killed In Pakistani Firing India and Pakistan are exchanging heavy artillery fire at the Tangdhar sector near the Line of Control in north Kashmir after Pakistan violated the ceasefire agreement this afternoon....
17:17, 07/30/2019

Massachusetts official says driver in crash that killed 7 should have had license revoked before wreck; RMV head resigns BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts official says driver in crash that killed 7 should have had license revoked before wreck; RMV head resigns....
05:17, 06/26/2019

Bus driver Xi Chen avoids jail after accident killed young lawyer Kimberly Greer A bus driver who struck and killed a newly married federal law clerk in lower Manhattan took a no-jail plea deal Tuesday and was sentenced to a conditional discharge for the tragic death. Xi Chen, 50, hit Kimberly Greer at 7:30 p.m. in December as she stepped into the intersection of Centre and Leon...
22:34, 07/23/2019

Truck driver who killed Indianapolis mom, infant twins in crash called an ‘imminent hazard’ A truck driver accused of killing an Indianapolis mother and her 18-month-old twins in a highway crash last month has been deemed an “imminent hazard to public safety” by transportation officials....
17:51, 08/09/2019

3 members of NJ family headed to Niagara Falls killed by suspected drunk driver, report says Three members of a New Jersey family driving in upstate New York to visit the Niagara Falls for Memorial Day weekend died after their SUV was hit by an alleged drunk driver, reports said....
07:51, 05/27/2019

Black NYPD Sergeant Who Oversaw Cop Who Killed Eric Garner Loses 20 Vacation Days for Her Role in Deadly Encounter New York City Police Sgt. Kizzy Adonis, the only other cop officially implicated in the death of Staten Island dad Eric Garner, will lose 20 days of vacation for the role she played in the deadly police encounter five years ago....
19:34, 08/22/2019

Driver who killed 5 in crash had 'second largest level' of marijuana seen by medical examiner in living specimen: report The Bloods gang member who had the second highest level of marijuana the medical examiner had ever seen in a living specimen when he slammed into a family’s car on a New York highway last year, causing all passengers to burn alive, was sentenced Tuesday....
14:00, 08/07/2019

Juan Manuel Correa, F2 driver injured in crash which killed Anthoine Hubert, placed in an induced coma Juan Manuel Correa, the driver seriously injured in a Formula Two crash which killed Anthoine Hubert in Belgium last weekend, has been placed in an induced coma....
16:34, 09/07/2019

Two children killed in Michigan after drunk driver hits Amish horse-drawn buggy: police Two children were killed and two others critically injured when an allegedly intoxicated driver crashed into an Amish horse-drawn buggy in southern Michigan, police said....
22:17, 06/08/2019

3 kids killed after 21-year-old truck driver, allegedly drunk, hits horse-drawn Amish buggy A fatal Friday collision involving a pickup truck and an Amish horse-drawn buggy killed three children ages 2, 4 and 6.        ...
22:00, 06/09/2019

A Lyft driver was killed on his 52nd wedding anniversary (LYFT) Isaac Brekken/Getty A Lyft driver was killed in Phoenix on Sunday, his 52nd anniversary. The company said he was not giving a ride at the time, nor was he on his way to pick up a passenger. Police are looking for community input to help find who is responsible. Visit Business Insider's homepage ...
11:51, 08/01/2019

North Carolina dad on teen driver in crash that killed his son: 'I'm just praying for her' "I don't even know the girl's name," the father, Scott Belue, said. "I'm just praying for her, and I love her."        ...
23:51, 05/16/2019

IndyCar Driver's Withdrawal from Ovals Raises Larger Questions About Driver Safety On the cusp of IndyCar’s second oval race of the season at Texas Motor Speedway, Carlin driver Max Chilton has stepped down. He’s not retiring, not yet—but he’s just not comfortable competing in the last four oval races of the 2019 season....
12:17, 06/05/2019

Navy awards $22.7M to BAE for three 57mm MK 110 gun mounts BAE Systems received a $22.7 million contract to build three 57mm MK 110 Mod 0 gun mounts, which are used on U.S. Coast Guard cutters and the Navy's Littoral Combat Ships and can fire up to 220 rounds per minute with a range of nine miles....
23:34, 05/15/2019

As the controversy mounts, Facebook still seems to click The social media giant is set to unveil its second-best results this week, despite a privacy ruling and fears over LibraFacebook is expected to report its second most profitable quarter ever on Wednesday, even in the wake of a $5bn (£4bn) fine and an unprecedented level of scrutiny over its plans to...
10:00, 07/21/2019

| Trump blasted as pressure mounts for gun controls Pressure built on the US Congress to pass tough gun control legislation Thursday as the mother of the man arrested for the slaughter of 22 people in El Paso, Texas said she had called police out of concern he had a military-style weapon....
13:34, 08/09/2019

CVS Mounts Defense of Aetna Deal on Two Fronts CVS Health will defend its acquisition of insurer Aetna in high-profile settings as it aims to simultaneously sell skeptical investors and a federal judge on the nearly $70 billion deal approved by the Justice Department....
17:00, 06/02/2019

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04:51, 05/08/2019

UK PM May's party slumps to fifth place as pressure mounts for her to go British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives have fallen to fifth place in an opinion poll ahead of the May 23 European parliamentary election as pressure grows for her to set a date for her own departure....
10:17, 05/13/2019

UK's Javid ramps up spending as election talk mounts British finance minister Sajid Javid said he was "turning the page on austerity" as he promised the biggest spending increases in 15 years, a move widely seen as part of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's push for an election to break the Brexit impasse....
20:00, 09/04/2019

As resistance mounts, Brazil's Bolsonaro sticks by son for U.S. envoy Brazil's right-wing president, Jair Bolsonaro, plans to push ahead with the appointment of his son Eduardo for ambassador to the United States despite accusations of nepotism and mounting resistance in his country's Congress....
01:00, 08/22/2019

Vulnerable Democrats split as impeachment pressure mounts Freshman Democrats who delivered the House majority are starting to split under impeachment pressure, as a number of those in competitive districts are now warming to the idea of launching proceedings against President Donald Trump.As the administration continues to stonewall requests for documents ...
03:34, 05/22/2019

Europe’s voters elect new parliament as nationalism mounts SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgarians are voting in the European Parliament elections after a series of scandals overshadowed the debate on key issues of the EU’s future. Voters on Sunday are casting ballots for their country’s 17 seats in the 751-member European Parliament. The vote is seen...
09:51, 05/26/2019

Opposition Mounts to Draghi's Plans for a Last ECB Stimulus Package European Central Bank President Mario Draghi’s plans for a final burst of monetary stimulus before his term ends is running into opposition, raising the prospect he will have to temper or hold off on launching a bond-buying program....
12:51, 09/10/2019

| Netanyahu says coalition deal still possible as talk of new polls mounts Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he believed a deal to form a new coalition government remained possible only days ahead of the deadline as speculation mounted over the possibility of fresh elections....
14:34, 05/26/2019

Guy who kinda looks like Adam Driver recreates Adam Driver photos, asks only for sandwich in return What we’ve got here is a guy named Ben Schifano, who looks, eh, kinda like Adam Driver. Schifano, sensing an opportunity in the Force, has used this passing resemblance to recreate photos of Driver in the hopes of earning himself a sandwich. These photos are then posted to an Instagram account calle...
20:34, 07/25/2019

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04:00, 05/23/2019

Oil steady as Middle East tensions mounts, set for weekly gains Oil prices were steady on Friday, giving up earlier gains, and were on track for the first weekly increases this month, as rising tensions in the Middle East stoked fears of supply disruptions....
10:51, 05/17/2019

Pressure mounts on Merkel's heir apparent before state elections Future of CDU’s Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer uncertain after series of misstepsShe was meant to be the “mini-Merkel” who would grow to fill the German chancellor’s shoes. But after a series of own goals and a poor result for her party in the European elections, and with further trouble looming in stat...
16:51, 08/29/2019

Trump Weighs New Stance on Guns as Pressure Mounts After Shootings The president is consulting allies about supporting expanded background checks. Mitch McConnell said the idea would be “front and center” when the Senate reconvenes....
09:00, 08/09/2019

'We beg God' Calls for Sabbath holy day EXTENSION as anger mounts at Eurovision RABBIS in Israel are calling for the Sabbath to be extended following claims that the Eurovision 2019 contest is a “desecration” of the important Jewish day....
22:51, 05/17/2019

Oil rises as Middle East tensions mounts, set for weekly gains Oil prices rose again on Friday and were on track for the first weekly gains this month, as rising tensions in the Middle East stoked fears of supply disruptions....
05:34, 05/17/2019

Frustration Mounts Among Farmers as China Trade Talks Break Down The rural Midwest has been a place of strong support for President Trump. But as farmers’ struggles grow, some sound impatient: “Get something done, move ahead.”...
02:34, 05/11/2019

British Land mounts legal bid to derail Monsoon rescue The FTSE 100 property company British Land is pursuing a legal challenge against a rescue restructuring of Monsoon Accessorize, the latest in a series of battles between high street landlords and struggling retailers....
18:17, 09/05/2019

Snap election speculation mounts as No 10 calls emergency cabinet No 10 says vote on bill to delay Brexit will be treated as ‘expression of confidence’ Latest Brexit developments – live updatesSpeculation is mounting that Boris Johnson could call a snap general election if backbench rebels succeed in passing a bill to delay Brexit, with a Downing Street source say...
10:00, 09/03/2019

House readies contempt vote as confrontation with Trump mounts The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on whether to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt next week, as part of an intensifying Democratic assault on President Donald Trump's stonewalling of congressional probes....
23:34, 07/11/2019

Jeremy Hellickson not mentioned as a fifth starter for Nationals, even as he mounts a comeback The right-hander struggled early this season, averaging 4⅓ innings per start with a 6.23 ERA, but he has the most proven track record of any of Manager Dave Martinez’s options....
19:51, 08/03/2019

Aston Martin slumps after loss as takeover speculation mounts The results are a blow for the automaker as it struggles to convince investors that it can transform from niche player to successful listed company, and deliver on a promise to take on Ferrari....
02:51, 08/01/2019

Anger mounts at Vale in Brazil town at risk for new dam burst It was bad enough for Paulo de Morais when he was expelled in early February from the house where he lived for 22 years, in the shadow of a mining dam at risk of collapse....
00:17, 05/25/2019

Civilian death toll mounts as Syrian offensive widens Air strikes have killed more than two dozen civilians including 11 children in rebel-held northwestern Syria in the last two days in an escalation of a Russian-backed offensive, a war monitor and local activists said on Saturday....
14:34, 08/17/2019

Pressure mounts on top Republicans to condemn Trump's racist attack – live Senate and House leadership to face questions on presidentHouse to vote later on resolution that condemns TrumpSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.19pm BST The House Republicans have emerged. Representative Liz Cheney (daughter of Dick) of Wyoming speaks first. She makes a speech...
16:34, 07/16/2019

Pressure mounts on IAAF as criticism of Caster Semenya ruling grows • Women’s sport organisations say rules are ‘discriminatory’• Semenya to appeal against testosterone limit for female athletesThree global organisations that promote women’s sport have written to athletics’ governing body, the IAAF, to say its rules for intersex athletes are “discriminatory” and “en...
19:34, 05/31/2019

Huawei Selling Stake in Undersea-Cable Firm as U.S. Pressure Mounts China’s Huawei Technologies plans to sell its majority stake in an undersea-cable venture, in a move that follows a U.S. pressure campaign against Huawei and efforts to block the cable venture’s projects....
15:17, 06/03/2019

Ex-Obama campaign staffer mounts second primary challenge to Rep. Carolyn Maloney A former campaign staffer for Barack Obama announced Wednesday that he will mount a second primary challenge to long-serving New York Democratic congresswoman Carolyn Maloney in 2020....
05:36, 09/19/2019

European voters cast ballots to elect new parliament as nationalism mounts The election began on Thursday, but most of the EU’s 28 member states, including the biggest of all, Germany and France, are voting on Sunday, and the results are expected overnight....
21:00, 05/26/2019

Biden mounts fierce defense of Obama legacy after debate attacks Democratic presidential front-runner and former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden mounted a fierce defense of Barack Obama's legacy on Saturday after several of his White House rivals attacked that record in debates this week....
05:51, 08/04/2019

Automakers wait and worry as opposition to tariffs on Mexican goods mounts Even if tariffs on Mexican goods are scrubbed, automakers are struggling to figure out operations under a president who calls himself as "tariff man."...
14:34, 06/06/2019

US Entrepreneur Andrew Yang Mounts White House Bid Around Basic Income Tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang may not become the next US president, but the clear-headed futurist has mounted a surprisingly vigorous White House bid centered around his plan for universal basic......
03:34, 09/02/2019

White House defends migrant detention policy as criticism mounts President Donald Trump's administration on Tuesday pushed back against mounting criticism of its migrant detention centers on the U.S.-Mexico border, even as the Department of Homeland Security's internal watchdog issued a report detailing serious overcrowding at some facilities in Texas....
23:34, 07/02/2019

Honduran president orders military deployment as civil unrest mounts Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez ordered the deployment of military forces on Thursday as violent anti-government protests continued in the capital even after the government reached an agreement with striking truck drivers....
01:17, 06/21/2019

Pressure mounts on Google to pull ads for anti-abortion clinics that 'deceive women' ‘Appalled’ Democrat urges action after Guardian revealed Google has given $150,000 in free ads to opaque anti-abortion groupGoogle is facing pressure in Washington to immediately remove online advertisements for “fake medical clinics” that are designed to “mislead” women who are seeking an abortion....
19:34, 05/17/2019

Trump praises Labor Department secretary as criticism mounts over Epstein controversy President Trump on Tuesday defended Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, who is under fire for his role in negotiating a lenient plea deal in 2008 for sex offender and wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein....
05:51, 07/10/2019

China's factory activity shrinks for fourth month as trade pressure mounts Factory activity in China shrank in August for the fourth month in a row as the United States ramped up trade pressure and domestic demand remained sluggish, pointing to a further slowdown in the world's second-largest economy....
08:17, 08/31/2019

The creators of Star Control have settled their lawsuit against the developer who made Star Control: The creators of Star Control have settled their lawsuit against the developer who made Star Control: Origins, a spiritual successor to the 1990 adventure game. And according to a new blog post by the Star Control devs, the “truly amicable settlement” involves exchanging homemade honey with homemade ...
20:34, 06/12/2019

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01:00, 09/12/2019

On brink of missing playoffs, pressure mounts on seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson Johnson, one of the greatest drivers in history with 83 wins, is in danger of missing the playoffs for the first time in his illustrious career.       ...
05:34, 08/09/2019

UN standing with Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique as Southern Africa death toll from deadly cyclone mounts The UN chief has expressed his sadness at the loss of life and displacement across Zimbabwe, as a result of the deadly Tropical Cyclone Idai, which has pounded Southern Africa in recent days, leaving at least 150 dead in Malawi alone, according to latest news reports....
21:51, 04/28/2019

Michael Flynn’s Lawyer Mounts Aggressive Attack on Mueller Probe as Judge Sets Sentencing Date (WASHINGTON) — A lawyer for Michael Flynn accused federal prosecutors of misconduct on Tuesday as a judge set a December sentencing hearing for President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser. The arguments from Flynn attorney Sidney Powell were the latest in a series of aggres...
22:51, 09/10/2019

‘Break the cycle’ of disaster-response-recovery, urges top UN official, as death toll mounts from Cyclone Idai The destruction unleashed by Cyclone Idai on Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, continues to claim lives and displace thousands, in what the UN’s top disaster risk reduction official called on Monday “the worst extreme weather event to occur so far this year”....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Crystal Palace yet to make decision over permanent Lucas Perri deal as interest in loanee goalkeeper mounts Lucas Perri is attracting interest from Galatasaray and Sporting Lisbon, with Crystal Palace yet to make a decision over whether to make his loan move permanent....
18:17, 06/12/2019

Free sex vouchers to 'curb rape'? It's one of those stories you couldn't make up -- except someone did. It said the German government gives migrants free coupons for prostitutes, and the Greek government could follow suit....
06:34, 05/17/2019

Want to curb your robocall agony? Try these 3 things now Adding a unique ringtone to your contacts would signal that this call is from someone you know; also make sure to set them up in your contacts list.        ...
13:00, 05/17/2019

What Are Red Flag Laws and Do They Help Curb Gun Violence? Over the weekend, at least 31 people were killed in mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, just days after similar acts of gun violence in Gilroy, California and Brownsville, Brooklyn....
22:00, 08/07/2019

Dear Walmart C.E.O.: You Have the Power to Curb Gun Violence. Do It. Walmart, the country’s largest retailer and seller of guns, should use its vast economic leverage to force corporate America to confront shooting deaths....
17:00, 08/06/2019

Instagram may help you curb DM spam on a public account Instagram is working on a new feature that will give you the power to choose who can send you messages, based on what app researcher Jane Manchun Wong has discovered. Further, one of the options you can choose from is the ability to receive messages......
21:17, 08/31/2019

How to Curb Bullying in Schools? Fine the Parents, Some Say A Wisconsin city is due to vote next week on a bill that would make parents pay if their children bully others — a measure several municipalities have already tried....
21:17, 06/11/2019

FCC proposes rules that would curb annoying robocalls NEW YORK — New measures by US regulators could help thwart some of the billions of robocalls received in the US. The Federal Communications Commission said Wednesday that it will vote in June on whether to let wireless carriers block spam calls by default, which should mean that more spam calls are ...
07:34, 05/16/2019

German cities struggle to curb housing shortage For years Germany's real estate market has been plagued by a housing shortage, particularly in big cities. A new study says that is unlikely to change anytime soon. Prices will remain high, but there is a silver lining....
03:00, 07/23/2019

This is how Google plans to curb permission begging on Android Apps with excessive permissions requests are nothing new on Android, and Google has been trying to alleviate the issue by changing its policies numerous times over the years. These efforts have had varying degrees of success, but the company is now starting to crack down on apps that have sweeping p...
22:34, 06/27/2019

France’s Macron forced to curb his ambitions for Europe French President Emmanuel Macron wanted the European Parliament elections to be the key moment that he could push for a stronger Europe but is facing populist headwinds...
10:51, 05/19/2019

UA law students help create website to curb eviction problem TUCSON — Antonio Coronado hopes the new web tool https://hellolandlord.org/ will be a cyber middleman “It’s the beginning of the conversation, it’s opening the door of that conversation,” he said. Coronado is one of the law students at the University of Arizona’s ...
08:34, 07/01/2019

How to Use the Cash Envelope System to Curb Mindless Spending Some parts of a budget are easy to set and stick to. Your rent isn’t going to fluctuate. Your gym membership is probably a predictable amount. You have a general idea of how much gas you’ll need to buy to make it back and forth to work this pay period....
17:00, 06/11/2019

Mexico says it will help create 20K jobs in Honduras to curb migration to U.S. That migration has angered Trump, who has made border security a priority, and issued economic threats against Mexico and Central America if more is not done to contain the flows....
07:17, 07/28/2019

EA meets with gamers to help curb toxic behavior online EA knows online harassment is a problem with its games like anyone else's, and it's taking some (small) steps toward creating a less toxic space. The publisher used the recent Gamescom expo to hold the first meeting of the Healthy Communities Player......
16:00, 09/11/2019

France's Macron forced to curb his ambitions for Europe French President Emmanuel Macron sees himself as Europe's savior and next week's European Parliament elections as a make-or-break moment for the beleaguered European Union....
11:00, 05/19/2019

UK wants to curb fake news and cyberbullying with new internet laws The UK government plans to make social media firms legally take responsibility for their users and safety, as well as the content that appears on their services...
23:17, 04/28/2019

US Abstains From Global Pledge to Curb Online Violence The White House is not endorsing a global pledge to step up efforts to keep Internet platforms from being used to spread hate, organise extremist groups and broadcast attacks....
23:51, 05/16/2019

Sex blinds queen bees to curb their promiscuity, study says They say love is blind, but bees take that literally. For a queen honeybee, the consequences of being inseminated during sex by a drone bee can be downright a-pollen, new research shows. Bee sperm causes temporary blindness in honeybee queens, making it harder for them to fly off and mate with other...
13:34, 09/18/2019

The Morning After: FedEx Express kicks Amazon to the curb Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Take a breath. That's about all of the time you have to recover from Apple's WWDC 2019 event -- really, a $999 monitor stand? -- and get ready for E3. Things will kick off with EA's Play event that's scheduled t......
17:51, 06/08/2019

U.S. Promises Security Aid, but No Funds, to Guatemala to Curb Migration In Guatemala, the homeland security secretary offset requests for restoring funding cuts by offering hands-on assistance from United States agents and investigators....
18:51, 06/01/2019

Mega-Exercise By Security Agencies To Curb Infiltration Along Pak Border Constant patrolling along the line of control and the international border has brought down infiltration levels by 43 per cent and agencies are now working overtime to further strengthen the......
08:00, 07/23/2019

Efforts to curb cyberbullying won’t stop the broader tech backlash Attempts to clean up social networks are to be applauded, but such efforts are mere bandaids in the bigger fight to counter anti-tech sentiment. Read More...
14:51, 07/10/2019

Xbox chief outlines plans to curb toxic behavior Xbox head Phil Spencer has laid out some measures to combat some of the more negative aspects that pervade gaming communities such as toxicity and abuse. He wrote in a blog post that "gaming is for everyone" and people everywhere, from all background......
01:51, 05/21/2019

Opinion: Science guides UN actions to curb land degradation Forest fires, droughts, flashfloods and storms: Unusual trends are destroying lives and and making the public jittery because ignorance is no longer excusable, yet policy action seems too slow, writes Ibrahim Thiaw....
13:00, 09/03/2019

WHO welcomes Facebook pledge to curb anti-vaccine misinformation The World Health Organization said on Thursday it welcomed a commitment by Facebook that it would direct users seeking vaccine information on its Instagram, Facebook Search, Groups and other forums towards facts, not misinformation....
20:00, 09/05/2019

Slovenia erects more border fence to curb migrant inflow Slovenia has begun work on an additional stretch of fence along its southern border with Croatia with which it aims to keep out a rising number of migrants entering the country illegally....
17:34, 08/22/2019

California adopts country's strictest law to curb police killings Under new law, officers could face criminal charges for using lethal force when there was a reasonable alternativeCalifornia has adopted the strictest law in the United States limiting when police can use deadly force.Come 1 January, law enforcement in the state will only be allowed to do so if the ...
01:51, 08/20/2019

Virginia outlaws deepfakes in its efforts to curb revenge porn Revenge porn isn’t exactly a new phenomenon, but with advancements in AI, “deepfakes” — an AI-based technology used to digitally produce or alter realistic looking video content — are becoming increasingly harder to distinguish from real videos. To combat this, Virginia just became one of the first ...
12:34, 07/02/2019

More states are targeting teen vaping, but health advocates say it’s not enough to curb use Virginia and Illinois have joined six other states, the District of Columbia and hundreds of municipalities in implementing Tobacco 21 policies, which restrict the use of tobacco to those 21 and older....
01:34, 07/02/2019

English FA urges fans to curb anti-social behaviour "England\u0027s Football Association (FA) has urged the supporters of the national team to stamp out \"embarrassing\" and anti-social behaviour ahead of the UEFA Nations League Finals in Portugal next month."...
14:34, 05/30/2019

Fed Intervenes to Curb Soaring Short-Term Borrowing Costs For the first time in more than a decade, the Federal Reserve injected cash into money markets Tuesday to pull down interest rates and said it would do so again Wednesday after technical factors led to a sudden shortfall of cash....
04:51, 09/18/2019

Senate Rejects Curb on Trump’s Authority to Strike Iran The Senate shot down a measure that would have required President Trump to seek Congress’s approval before launching an offensive military strike on Iran....
04:34, 06/29/2019

Can a 4,815-Mile Wall of Trees Help Curb Climate Change in Africa? The seedlings are ready. One hundred and fifty thousand shoots of drought-resistant acacia, hardy baobab and Moringa spill out of their black plastic casings. The ground has been prepared with scores of kilometer-long furrows leading to a horizon studded with skeletal thorn trees. It’s early A...
18:34, 09/12/2019

Indonesia raises minimum age for marriage to curb child brides Indonesia's parliament has raised the minimum age at which women can marry to 19, in a ruling which is expected to curb child marriage in the country....
19:17, 09/17/2019

India capital to temporarily restrict cars to curb pollution Indian authorities have announced a plan to restrict the movement of private cars in the capital for nearly two weeks after a major Hindu festival that features fireworks that cloak the area with toxic smog and dust...
13:17, 09/13/2019

Indonesia arrests 34, blocks internet in Papua to curb protests Indonesia has arrested 34 people and cut internet access in its easternmost region of Papua to rein in violence after protesters torched buildings, a market and a prison over mistreatment of students and perceived ethnic discrimination....
12:34, 08/22/2019

| Facebook to curb livestreaming amid pressure over Christchurch massacre Facebook announced it would tighten access to its livestreaming feature as New Zealand's Premier Jacinda Ardern and French leader Emmanuel Macron prepared to launch the global "Christchurch Call" initiative to tackle the spread of extremism online....
23:00, 05/15/2019

Indonesia blocks internet in Papua to help curb violent protests Indonesia has cut off internet access in eastern Papua to prevent provocative posts online from fuelling violence, after protesters torched buildings, a market and a prison over mistreatment of students and perceived ethnic discrimination....
10:00, 08/22/2019

UN urges enforcement of Libyan arms embargo to curb fighting UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is urging all countries to implement an arms embargo against Libya, saying preventing the proliferation of weapons is important to de-escalate the current fighting and restore stability in the country. He expressed deep concern in a report to ...
04:34, 05/18/2019

US refuses to sign global pledge to curb online extremism PARIS — The White House is not endorsing a global pledge to step up efforts to keep internet platforms from being used to spread hate, organize extremist groups and broadcast attacks, citing respect for “freedom of expression and freedom of the press.” The statement came Wednesday after World leader...
19:34, 05/16/2019

U.N. flags need to cut meat to curb land use impact on global warming Global meat consumption must fall to curb global warming, reduce growing strains on land and water and improve food security, health and biodiversity, a United Nations report on the effects of climate change concluded....
01:34, 08/09/2019

"Curb Terror Funding By October, Or Else...": Global Body Warning To Pak The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has issued a strong warning to Pakistan, stating that the country could be blacklisted unless it fulfils an "action plan" against UN designated terrorists......
23:00, 06/21/2019

Lindsey Graham pushes 'red flag' bill to curb gun violence Sen. Lindsey Graham said Monday he will propose bipartisan legislation to encourage more states to adopt “red flag” laws after a pair of horrific mass shootings.The South Carolina Republican’s announcement came soon after President Donald Trump also called for such laws, which allow police and fami...
08:34, 08/06/2019

Peru’s military tries to curb illegal gold mining A gold rush in Peru's Tambopata province transformed the Amazonian wilderness into a desert pocked with dead trees and toxic pools. Security forces came and went; illegal miners scattered and returned. Then Peru announced a new approach, to stay. (May 16)        ...
09:34, 05/16/2019

Mexico touts efforts to curb flow of migrants to U.S. border Mexico's president on Tuesday thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for saying Mexico was keeping its commitment to reduce the flow of U.S.-bound migrants, as criticism mounted within the United States over conditions in the Trump administration's immigrant detention centers....
21:00, 07/02/2019

Peru's military tries to curb illegal gold mining in Amazon By day, Peruvian police and soldiers search for and destroy equipment used by illegal gold miners in a part of the Amazon rainforest where mining has transformed once-dense foliage into a desert pocked with dead trees and toxic pools....
07:51, 05/16/2019

China's environmentally stressed regions to curb industry in new rules China will order local governments to raise the approval threshold for new industrial projects and limit the number of polluting factories in regions where environmental conditions are already stressed, an environment official said on Friday....
16:17, 06/28/2019

Facebook, Google and others join Christchurch Call to curb extremism In the two months since the Christchurch attack in New Zealand, social media companies have struggled to remove videos of the violence from their platforms. And they've grappled with the role they may unintentionally play in the spread of terrorism.......
00:00, 05/16/2019

Trump reportedly will threaten to curb intelligence sharing with UK over Huawei Trump plans to tell the British government that Washington may limit intelligence sharing with the U.K. if it continues to allow Chinese tech giant Huawei to build part of its 5G mobile network, the FT reported....
04:00, 05/31/2019

Tanzania governor to create a database for married men to curb infidelity The governor of Tanzania's largest city has announced a plan to create and publish a national database of married men to protect women from "heart breaks."...
03:34, 08/15/2019

Bipartisan House bill aims to curb illegal robocalls The US Senate has shown bipartisan support for a bill to crack down on robocalls, and now it's the House's turn. Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone and Ranking Member Greg Walden have introduced a bipartisan Stopping Bad Robocalls A......
00:51, 06/21/2019

Pelosi offers Medicare plan to curb drug prices House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, trying to seize the agenda on a top consumer issue, announced an ambitious prescription drug plan Thursday that would allow Medicare to negotiate prices for seniors and younger people. (Sept. 19)        ...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Facing new asylum curb, nerves for those waiting at U.S.-Mexico border Number 12,026 - better known as Marcial Artigas, 33, from Holguin, Cuba - waited nervously at a migration office at the U.S.-Mexico border as a Mexican official called out numbers from a long list of hopefuls waiting to cross to the United States....
00:34, 07/16/2019

Huawei Feels U.S. Squeeze in U.K., Japan as Partners Curb Business Chip designer Arm is suspending business with Huawei and major mobile-phone carriers in Japan and the U.K. are holding off on new Huawei phones in the face of U.S. restrictions on the Chinese company....
03:00, 05/23/2019

Jose Mourinho rules out Real Madrid return while 'they have a coach' as pressure mounts on Zinedine Zidane Jose Mourinho has played down talk of a possible return to Real Madrid, for now at least, because Los Blancos currently have a coach in Zinedine Zidane....
18:34, 09/20/2019

Brexit news latest: Diane Abbott says Labour wants second referendum 'for any deal' as pressure mounts on Jeremy Corbyn Diane Abbott has become the latest Jeremy Corbyn ally to back a second Brexit referendum, as pressure mounts on the Labour leader following a disastrous European election....
10:17, 05/28/2019

Mexico’s National Guard, a ‘Work in Progress,’ Deployed to Curb Migration The brand-new force was created to fight crime, not deal with migrant families, and analysts fear human rights abuses if it goes to the Guatemalan border....
02:17, 06/15/2019

Global watchdog give Pakistan until October to curb terror financing Pakistan has until October to improve its counter-terror financing operations in line with an internationally agreed action plan or face actions against it, a global watchdog said on Friday....
19:17, 06/21/2019

Indonesia plans new rules to curb jump in imports of plastic waste Indonesia plans tighter rules to combat a surge in imports of plastic waste, such as a registry of trash exporters and tougher border checks, officials said on Friday....
14:00, 07/26/2019

UPDATE 2-WHO welcomes Facebook pledge to curb anti-vaccine misinformation The World Health Organization said on Thursday it welcomed a commitment by Facebook that it would direct users seeking vaccine information on its Instagram, Facebook Search, Groups and other forums towards facts, not misinformation....
19:34, 09/05/2019

Mexico sees diminished threat of U.S. tariffs after effort to curb migration Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday the U.S. threat of tariffs on Mexican goods has lessened, after his top envoy met U.S. President Donald Trump and other Washington officials to assess progress on reducing migration....
19:34, 09/11/2019

Egypt teaches students about love and marriage in attempt to curb divorce During a recent class at Cairo University, students laughed as they watched a skit acted out by their peers about a married couple. The husband came home from work and asked his wife, who was......
12:51, 05/14/2019

Factbox: How Australia plans to curb Facebook and Google's market power The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has found, after an 18-month investigation, that Google and Facebook hold enormous power in the country's online advertising and news distribution markets, and that antitrust and privacy laws have not caught up to the real world....
07:51, 07/26/2019

Swiss propose house arrest, including for teenagers, to curb extremism The Swiss government on Wednesday proposed new laws aimed at preventing extremist violence and forcing people including children deemed a threat to be registered with authorities, with house arrest a last resort in some cases....
03:34, 05/23/2019

Poland removes power price cap for big clients despite attempts to curb costs Poland's parliament removed a power price cap for big customers late on Thursday, dashing industry hopes the government would be able to curb spiralling costs that have already led to some plant closures....
09:17, 06/14/2019

Wisconsin high court upholds curb on powers of Democratic governor The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday upheld a last-ditch Republican move late last year to curb the powers of incoming Democratic Governor Tony Evers, ruling that passing such measures in lame-duck sessions is constitutionally permissible....
23:00, 06/21/2019

The Trump administration plans to ban flavored e-cigs to curb teen vaping The Trump administration announced today that it may ban the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes in an attempt to curb teen vaping, The New York Times reports. In a press release, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) shared that the FDA p......
03:34, 09/12/2019

Facebook fact-checker says more work is needed to curb fake news Facebook knows its platform is awash with fake news, and since December 2016 -- after facing criticism about its failure to stem the spread of fake news in the run-up to the presidential election -- the company has been working with a number of fact-......
19:17, 07/30/2019

Suicides in Jails Are Preventable: How a Unique Approach May Help Curb Self-Harm in Confinement Conspiracy theories aside, Jeffrey Epstein is one of the latest and most prominent of the hundreds that die by suicide yearly in America’s jails. His untimely death saw the Bureau of Prisons chief fired and caused heads to roll at the federal Metropolitan Correctional Center: the warden of the jail ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Your Money: Big companies explore virtual care to curb healthcare costs Big companies are increasing incorporating virtual technology and care options into employee benefit plans to combat the rising healthcare costs that long been corporate America's bugaboo, according......
00:51, 08/14/2019

Larry David to piss off Jeff Tweedy on the next season of Curb Your Enthusiasm The last season of Curb Your Enthusiasm was largely built around the famously abrasive Larry David having to interact with the infinitely likable Lin-Manuel Miranda as they struggled to put together a musical based on the life of Salman Rushdie, with the two naturally getting roped into an Alexander...
01:51, 05/03/2019

Sri Lanka readies laws to curb hate speech, false news Sri Lanka’s government will introduce laws to curb hate speech and false news that threaten ethnic reconciliation and national security, in the aftermath of Easter bombings that killed more than 250 people...
10:51, 06/06/2019

Oil prices slip as demand concerns outweigh efforts to curb supply Oil prices slipped on Tuesday, offsetting narrow gains in the previous session, as sluggish demand forecasts countered expectations that major producers would prop up oil prices by limiting crude oil output....
12:51, 08/13/2019

Bali officially bans all single-use plastic to curb ocean pollution Bali has banned the use of single-use plastic items in a bid to cut down on ocean pollution. The law prohibiting plastic bags, straws and Styrofoam has come into effect as of July 2, after a six-month transition period that ended last month. The Indonesian government has ambitious goals for the poli...
22:17, 07/02/2019

White House And Tech Firms Discuss How To Curb Extremism Online White House officials and big social media companies met on Friday to talk about how to curb extremism online after two mass shootings last weekend that killed 31 people in Texas and Ohio....
19:17, 08/10/2019

Amarinder Singh Seeks PM Modi's Help To Curb Drug Menace In Punjab Reiterating his demand for a national drugs policy to check the drug menace, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention, an official said on Sunday....
13:34, 06/02/2019

San Francisco becomes first major city to ban e-cigarette sales to curb teen vaping The measure has been criticized by e-cigarette makers and some public health officials who question whether there’s any real benefit to banning the products while cigarettes are still widely sold....
19:51, 06/26/2019

Democratic hopeful Warren seeks to curb U.S. lobbying, corporate power Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday proposed a major rewrite of U.S. laws governing lobbying that she said was aimed at restricting corporate influence and rooting out "corruption in Washington."...
13:51, 09/16/2019

Australia Formed a Task Force to Curb Foreign Meddling at Universities (CANBERRA, Australia) — Australia announced Wednesday that it has formed a task force to crack down on attempts by foreign governments to meddle in Australian universities. The move comes as concerns grow over Chinese influence at Australia’s universities, where Chinese students are by f...
16:51, 08/28/2019

Indian city Pune hits brake on car traffic to curb pollution Extreme traffic jams and air pollution are commonplace in Indian cities. Pune, in the country's west, wants to transform its transportation system and be a role model to other places like capital Delhi....
05:34, 08/08/2019

U.S. lawmakers ask Pentagon for list of Chinese companies to curb 'economic espionage' A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers asked the Pentagon on Thursday to name companies owned by the Chinese military operating in the United States, as they seek to curb what they called Beijing's effort to "steal" technology for military purposes....
15:34, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Maersk warns trade tensions could curb shipping growth Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk warned on Friday that trade tensions and an economic slowdown could put a brake on growth in freight movements....
09:51, 05/24/2019

Foot Locker is kicked to the curb, and one technical analyst says it's on track for new lows Foot Locker got roughed up last week. Charts suggest it could see short-lived relief, but beware a fake rally, says Piper Jaffray's Craig Johnson....
02:17, 05/29/2019

Tanzania governor wants to create a national database for married men to curb infidelity The governor of Tanzania's largest city has announced a plan to create and publish a national database of married men to protect women from "heart breaks."...
07:51, 08/14/2019

Bipartisan Proposal Aims to Curb Anticompetitive Hospital Pricing Contracts Proposed bipartisan draft legislation aims to promote transparency in health-care pricing by protecting consumers from surprise medical bills and boosting competition in the pharmaceutical industry....
20:17, 05/23/2019

O'Rourke calls for licensing in plan to curb gun violence and white nationalism Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke is calling for the creation of a national gun registry, a nationwide gun licensing system and the mandatory buyback of assault-style rifles as part of his plan to curb gun violence and the rise of white nationalism....
20:34, 08/16/2019

Norway fund to support measure to curb water pollution at Pilgrim's Pride Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, will vote in favor of a shareholder proposal on reducing water pollution at poultry-maker Pilgrim's Pride Corporation, the $1.1 trillion fund's manager said on Monday....
15:51, 04/29/2019

METALS-Copper rebounds on bargain buying; trade woes curb gains Copper prices rose on Tuesday on bargain buying with the metal having tumbled to a 15-month low in the previous session on escalated trade tensions between Beijing and Washington....
08:51, 05/14/2019

Gen. Jack Keane: Trump sanctions 'crippling' Iran, trying to curb 'aggressive behavior' The Trump administration's Iran sanctions are hurting the country's economy and recent events are exposing Tehran's "strategy" to deal with the matter, Gen. Jack Keane claimed....
06:17, 06/18/2019

Russia and Saudi Arabia agree to extend deal with Opec to curb oil output Vladimir Putin says deal due to expire on Sunday will be extended by six to nine monthsRussia has agreed with Saudi Arabia to extend by six to nine months a deal with Opec on reducing oil output, the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, said, as oil prices come under renewed pressure from rising US su...
07:34, 06/30/2019

Louisiana governor to sign 'heartbeat' ban, latest move to curb U.S. abortion rights Louisiana's Democratic governor said on Wednesday he would sign a bill passed earlier in the day to ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, the latest legislation in a movement in mostly Southern and Midwest states to curb abortion rights....
06:17, 05/30/2019

Montreal creates committee to curb climate change, reduce carbon footprint New partners are joining the fight, announced Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante, including the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Montreal Public Health....
11:00, 06/20/2019

Biden healthcare plan would curb drug prices, raise taxes on rich Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, the front-runner in the Democratic presidential race, unveiled a healthcare plan on Monday estimated to cost $750 billion and paid for partly by higher tax rates for the wealthy and doubled tax rates on capital gains....
12:51, 07/15/2019

Lok Sabha Passes Bill To Curb Ponzi Schemes; Protect Poor Investors In a bid to save gullible investors from ponzi schemes, Lok Sabha on Friday unanimously passed the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2019 that seeks to put in place a mechanism by which......
22:17, 07/24/2019

Norway fund to support measure to curb water polution at Pilgrim's Pride Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, will vote in favour of a shareholder proposal on reducing water pollution at poultry-maker Pilgrim's Pride Corporation, the $1.1 trillion fund's manager said on Monday....
15:34, 04/29/2019

Southeast Asian nations, among worst ocean polluters, aim to curb plastic debris Thai zero-waste advocate Thanaboon Somboon never leaves his home without what he calls a full "weaponry" of reusable shopping bags, coffee tumblers and stainless steel straws for his daily battle against single-use plastic....
09:17, 06/21/2019

Blacklisted: Publisher Kicks Central Park 5 Prosecutor Linda Fairstein to the Curb Sometimes life comes at you fast or — in the case of former prosecutor-turned-author Linda Fairstein — decades later, with Fairstein facing the latest comeuppance as a result of backlash since a revisting of her handling of the prosecution of five black and brown boys in New York’s infamous 1989 Cen...
16:17, 06/09/2019

Parliament Passes Bill To Curb Ponzi Schemes, Protect Poor Investors Parliament today unanimously passed the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2019, which seeks to put in place a mechanism by which poor depositors will get back their hard earned money....
04:51, 07/30/2019

Indonesian province moves to curb slash-and-burn clearances as fires rage Authorities in Indonesia's West Kalimantan province said on Thursday they had tightened rules to try and curb slash-and-burn clearances by plantation companies - a practice linked to a wave of forest fires....
19:34, 09/12/2019

Legalizing medical marijuana doesn't curb opioid overdose deaths, study says Lawmakers and marijuana advocates have argued that legalizing weed to manage chronic paid can help reduce opioid addiction, but researchers at Stanford University's School of Medicine say otherwise....
23:00, 06/10/2019

China refiners curb fuel output after massive new plants stoke glut China's fuel producers are making extended curbs to their output in the third quarter after supply from mammoth new refineries stoked an already-sizeable glut, potentially dragging on crude oil demand from the world's biggest importer of the commodity....
10:00, 07/08/2019

GOP senators introduce bill requiring DNA testing of migrants to curb child trafficking Senate Republicans this week introduced a bill to implement DNA testing of migrants claiming to be part of a family unit as they come to the southern border -- part of an effort to crack down on child trafficking....
21:51, 09/14/2019

Coal miners' union urges silica regulation to curb black lung The head of the national coal miners' union on Thursday urged the Trump administration to impose regulation on silica dust in mines, which researchers believe is responsible for a resurgence of black lung disease in central Appalachia....
00:34, 06/07/2019

Backlisted: Publisher Kicks Central Park 5 Prosecutor Linda Fairstein to the Curb Sometimes life comes at you fast or — in the case of former prosecutor-turned-author Linda Fairstein — decades later, with Fairstein facing the latest comeuppance as a result of backlash since a revisting of her handling of the prosecution of five black and brown boys in New York’s infamous 1989 Cen...
07:34, 06/08/2019

"Godse Killed Gandhi, Pragya Killed His Soul", Says Kailash Satyarthi Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kailash Satyarthi today hit out at BJP leader Pragya Singh Thakur for her comments that Nathuram Godse, who assassinated Mahatma Gandhi, was a "desk bhakt (patriot)". The......
12:00, 05/18/2019

Facing global pressure, Brazil's Bolsonaro may send army to curb Amazon fires Amid growing global condemnation, Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may mobilize the army to help combat a record number of fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest....
21:34, 08/23/2019

FDA launches 'Magic' television ad campaign with magician Julius Dein to curb teen vaping The FDA is launching a television ad campaign with a popular street magician designed to tell teenagers about the potential dangers of vaping and e-cigarette use....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Wisconsin high court upholds legislature's lame-duck curb of Democratic governor The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday upheld a last-ditch Republican move late last year to curb the powers of incoming Democratic Governor Tony Evers, ruling that passing such measures in lame-duck sessions is constitutionally permissible....
20:51, 06/21/2019

Support for abortion rights grows as some U.S. states curb access: Reuters/Ipsos poll Americans have become more supportive of abortion rights over the past year, even as a wave of Republican-controlled state governments have imposed new restrictions, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Sunday....
14:34, 05/26/2019

Plea Seeks To Link Aadhaar With Social Media Accounts To Curb Fake News A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking direction to the government of India to ascertain the feasibility of linking Aadhaar with social media accounts,......
18:34, 04/28/2019

Diabetes Diet: Sugar-Free, Dates-Based Desserts To Curb Sweet Cravings Dates are one of the sweetest fruits nature has gifted us with.Diabetes patients can also have their fill of sweet treats with naturally sweetened meals made of dates sans any artificial sugar....
18:34, 07/01/2019

Instant view: OPEC's nine-month oil output curb boosts price outlook, shale OPEC ministers on Monday agreed to extend the oil producers' group supply cuts until early 2020 to prop up crude prices and offset the risk of a market glut amid growing U.S. output and a weakening global economy....
01:17, 07/02/2019

How Congress can strengthen US-India relations amid rising trade tensions and curb China threat As the world's largest democracy and a solid partner in the Indo-Pacific region, India is ideologically congruent and strategically central to U.S. interests, writes Mukesh Aghi, president and CEO of US-India Strategic Partnership Forum....
20:34, 06/28/2019

In Washington, Juul Vows to Curb Youth Vaping. Its Lobbying in States Runs Counter to That Pledge. Juul has told the F.D.A. it will do all it can to stop youth vaping. But in state capitols and city halls around the country, the company is embracing measures that undermine that vow....
18:51, 04/28/2019

To Curb Hate Speech Online, Beto O'Rourke Says Hold the Platforms Hosting That Shit Responsible Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke wants to stem the spread of hate speech on the internet after several recent mass shootings, including one in O’Rourke’s hometown of El Paso earlier this month, have been linked to online extremism. One solution proposed in a recent blog post on his campaign webs...
17:17, 08/19/2019

Mexico deploys military to curb migration, reportedly offers major concessions as Trump tariffs loom With just days to go until the Trump administration is set to impose punishing tariffs on Mexico unless the country halts the unprecedented flow of illegal immigrants across the southern border, numerous signs that Mexico would capitulate emerged Thursday -- but it remained unclear Friday morning wh...
13:51, 06/07/2019

Texas and Ohio shootings: Ohio senator says 'thoughts and prayers not enough' as anger mounts over gun massacres The Senator for Ohio has said "thoughts and prayers" are not enough after nearly 30 people were gunned down in less than 24 hours in one of the deadliest days in modern US history....
03:51, 08/05/2019

'I'll knock you the (expletive) out, bro!' Mets' Jason Vargas charges reporter as tension mounts Things got heated between Mets manager Mickey Callaway and a reporter. A charging Jason Vargas - held back by teammates - escalated the situation.       ...
03:17, 06/24/2019

‘Racist, or, at Best, Unfathomably Stupid.’ Britons Finding it Hard to Swallow Campaign to Curb Knife Crime With Ads on Fried Chicken Boxes The latest attempt by the British government to tackle a rise in knife attacks among young people has been widely criticized as ineffective and racially-insensitive. The U.K. Home Office — the government department responsible for security and law enforcement — launched a campaign earlie...
03:00, 08/24/2019

R.I.P. Stewart, Brooklyn Nine-Nine's Cheddar Sad news for members of the Nine-Nine family today, as Entertainment Weekly reports that Stewart, the 13-year-old corgi who played Captain Holt’s dog Cheddar in most of his appearances on the show, has died. Stewart’s owner/trainer released the news on Instagram today, including details of the dog’s...
02:00, 07/12/2019

De Blasio has found a new out-of-the-way gym in Brooklyn With his go-to Park Slope gym out of commission over contaminated water, Mayor Bill de Blasio is still making the 11-mile schlep from Gracie Mansion to a different Brooklyn YMCA — instead of a handful of facilities that are much closer to the mayor’s residence on the Upper East Side. “There is no va...
22:17, 07/08/2019

Man gunned down in Brooklyn drive-by A man was slain in a drive-by shooting in Brooklyn Thursday night, police said. The victim was standing in front of a house on East 28th Street near Cortelyou Road in Flatbush at about 8:50 p.m. when a Jeep SUV pulled up, cops said. A gunman leaned out of the window of the truck and......
13:34, 09/06/2019

Motorcyclist dies after being hit by car in Brooklyn A 28-year-old motorcyclist died Monday morning after being hit by a car in Brooklyn, police said. The crash occurred on Ocean Parkway just before 4 a.m. when the motorcyclist, heading south, tried to make a left turn on Beverley Road in Kensington and was struck by an Infiniti q50, according to auth...
15:17, 05/27/2019

Mother grizzly bear killed by train, then her 2 cubs struck and killed by another train, Montana officials say A grizzly bear family grazing by train tracks near Glacier National Park in Montana all died when they were struck by trains in two incidents just hours apart earlier this month, according to officials....
18:51, 06/18/2019

Creative brands on the move to Brooklyn Brooklyn is getting traction as creative brands once again start to take advantage of lower rents and city tax incentives. According to CBRE’s 2019 second-quarter report, tenants migrating from Manhattan represented 17% of Brooklyn’s total leasing activity of 599,000 square feet. But there is so muc...
15:00, 09/18/2019

Smoke causes evacuation of about 600 on C train in Brooklyn About 600 straphangers were evacuated from a Manhattan-bound C train Sunday morning after part of the train that connects to the third rail became detached, causing smoke in the subway tunnel, according to a Transit Workers Union official. “I saw a small explosion or something. It looked like a fire...
16:00, 09/09/2019

11-year-old boy shot in the chest in Brooklyn A child was rushed to the hospital after being shot in the chest in Brooklyn on Thursday night, sources said. The 11-year-old boy was struck by gunfire at Lincoln Place and Schenectady Avenue in Crown Heights at around 7 p.m., according to law enforcement sources. The child was struck once in the ch...
02:34, 06/21/2019

Brooklyn car vigilante: ‘I had no intention of killing anyone’ The Brooklyn vigilante who fatally rammed his Jeep into a bicyclist who tried to steal the ride insisted to The Post on Wednesday that he never meant to kill the would-be thief. “I had no intention of killing anyone,” Korey Johnson said in an interview behind bars at the Brooklyn Detenti...
08:34, 09/05/2019

Brooklyn is getting a massive new park — but there’s a catch It sounds like the kind of perk that couldn’t exist within cramped city limits: a 25,000-square-foot private park. That’s the size of five basketball courts combined. This massive green space is just one part of the 150,000 square feet of amenities that will be on offer at Front and York, a 1.1-mill...
03:00, 06/06/2019

More than 1,000 Yemenite Shofars stolen from Brooklyn man A massive load of more than 1,000 polished Yemenite Shofars or antelope horns were stolen from a Brooklyn home, police said Friday. A 70-year-old Crown Heights man was inside his garage at Montgomery Street and Albany Avenue on Thursday at around 3:45 p.m. Thursday when he discovered that a thief ha...
07:34, 05/18/2019

Not even a bomb threat can keep de Blasio from his Brooklyn gym Nothing can deter Mayor Bill de Blasio from his near-daily excursion to Park Slope. Hizzoner insisted on getting in his morning workout Wednesday even after the Park Slope YMCA received a racist bomb threat targeting the mayor, The Post has learned. De Blasio was en route to his Brooklyn gym around ...
21:17, 07/24/2019

Brooklyn HS turns violent again as administrators nowhere to be seen The hallways of Brooklyn’s Progress HS for Professional Careers again turned violent last week with staffers putting themselves in harm’s way to break up a fight....
06:00, 05/05/2019

Brooklyn man fatally shot in the head A 29-year-old man was fatally shot in the head in Brooklyn late on Sunday night, cops said. Police found the victim with a gunshot wound to the head around 10:10 p.m. outside of a building on Lincoln Avenue near Blake Avenue in East New York, officials said. The man was declared dead on the scene,.....
10:34, 06/03/2019

Cop’s gun fires during struggle with suspect in Brooklyn An NYPD officer’s gun went off while the cop was wrestling over it with a burglary suspect on Wednesday afternoon in Brooklyn, police and law enforcement sources told The Post. Authorities were conducting a home visit in response to a report of a burglary near the intersection of Paerdegat Eig...
05:34, 07/04/2019

Model Chihuahua stolen in Brooklyn A heartless cur in Brooklyn swiped an arthritic Chihuahua who does modeling work, and now the pup’s owner is pleading for his safe return. Heartbroken owner Jess Gary, 37, told The Post that her photogenic 15-year-old pooch, Fidel — whose likeness has graced the lifestyle Web site BarkPost.com and o...
05:51, 07/01/2019

South Korea scrambles to curb African swine fever spread after North Korea reports outbreak in pig farms South Korea is working to prevent the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever on its pig industry after North Korea alerted that there was an outbreak at a farm near its border with China....
16:17, 05/31/2019

Man shot dead inside Brooklyn bodega A 48-year-old man was shot dead inside a Brooklyn bodega Wednesday night, police said. The victim was found with at least four gunshot wounds — including one to the neck — inside the store on Kingston Avenue near Bergen Street in Crown Heights at about 7:40 p.m., authorities said. Bullet...
06:00, 06/13/2019

Biggie’s Block: Notorious B.I.G. gets his own street in Brooklyn Hip-hop luminaries and Bedford-Stuyvesant locals celebrated the long-awaited co-naming of a street for slain Brooklyn-native rapper Christopher "Notorious B.I.G." Wallace Way” on Monday....
07:00, 06/11/2019

Rogue crawfish rescued by NYPD in Brooklyn Forget the bayou — this crawfish was born in Brooklyn. A rogue crawfish, possibly meant for a Louisiana-style boil, somehow turned up in Sunset Park, the NYPD’s 72nd Precinct tweeted Friday morning. “Great work by Sector D, who spotted and saved a CRAWFISH. This little fella could ...
04:34, 06/01/2019

Brooklyn mom guilty of drowning daughter for wetting herself Mom Lin Li now faces up to 25 years in prison for the March 2016 slaying, which prosecutors said took place in the family's Sunset Park bathtub....
07:17, 06/05/2019

Cyclist struck by sanitation truck in Brooklyn A cyclist was left in critical condition when he was struck by a private sanitation truck while riding in Brooklyn on Sunday night, cops said. The victim was traveling northbound on 3rd Avenue near 12th Street in Gowanus when he was hit by a truck making a left hand turn at around 9:30 p.m., accordi...
16:00, 09/09/2019

Cops say they found two kids who went missing in Brooklyn Two young Brooklyn children were reported missing Monday morning — but were found hours later “safe and sound,” high-ranking police officials said. The two boys, ages 1 and 3, who live at a NYCHA housing project on Warren Street in Boerum Hill, were reported missing around 7:15 a.m. after being in t...
22:00, 06/03/2019

Father, son attacked with box cutter in Brooklyn: cops A father and his 18-year-old son were slashed by a man with a box cutter in Kensington early Sunday, cops and police sources said. The violent encounter unfolded just before 1:15 a.m. at the intersection of 18th Avenue and East 2nd Street where the father and son got into an argument with three othe...
18:51, 09/01/2019

Two dead in fiery single-car crash in Brooklyn Two people were killed in a fiery one-car crash in Brooklyn early Saturday, police said. A gray SUV was speeding on Flatbush Avenue near Avenue V in Marine Park shortly after midnight when its driver lost control and crashed into a utility pole, cops said. The car burst into flames on impact, killin...
11:34, 06/08/2019

New buildings are transforming Brooklyn’s homiest neighborhood When Imani Ribadeneyra and Tosan Eyetsemitan were hunting for their first apartment together, they wanted a luxury building in a charming area. But popular nabes didn’t tick both boxes. “There are a lot of luxury buildings in Williamsburg, but they tend to be in overpopulated areas,” says Ribadeneyr...
08:34, 08/22/2019

Lena Dunham sells Brooklyn pad for less than she paid Actress and director Lena Dunham made her career with HBO’s “Girls,” about young women launching their lives in Brooklyn. Like the show’s characters, Dunham has since moved on by returning to Manhattan, where she grew up. Now she is in contract to sell her Gretsch condo, at 60 Broadway in Williamsbu...
05:00, 05/30/2019

Burglar nabs $5,800 from Brooklyn grocery store An unidentified man who had an appetite for more than just groceries last month stole $5,800 from a Brooklyn grocery store. On July 30, the unidentified man entered an unlocked office inside Ester’s Food at 3664 Nostrand Ave. in Sheepshead Bay, police said. Cops said the man then relieved the grocer...
21:51, 08/31/2019

Man fatally shot in the head in Brooklyn: cops A man was fatally shot in the head in Canarsie early Sunday, police said. The 24-year-old was found by cops unresponsive in front of 8413 Avenue K at about 2 a.m., according to the NYPD. The man, whose name was not released pending notification of family, was taken to Kings County Hospital where he ...
19:17, 07/28/2019

Brooklyn activist claims NYPD cop dousing was ‘fun that went too far’ A Brooklyn community activist said the gangbanger who was arrested Wednesday for the caught-on-camera water-soaking of cops in the borough had “no malicious intent.” “It was a little fun that went too far,” Jerome Bolden, 45, a tenant association president at a NYCHA complex on Amboy Street Brownsvi...
23:51, 07/24/2019

Eight injured during Brooklyn crash involving school bus Eight people were injured when a car crashed into a school bus Thursday morning in Brooklyn, the FDNY said. The car collided with the bus around 8:50 a.m. on Avenue T near Coyle Street, police and FDNY spokespersons said. Seven people suffered minor injuries and one had serious non-life-threatening ...
22:17, 08/01/2019

29-year-old Long Island man gunned down in Brooklyn A Long Island man was gunned down and killed in Brooklyn early Friday, police said. Cops responding to a report of shots fired around 3:15 a.m. discovered the 29-year-old victim with a fatal gunshot wound to the head, lying on the sidewalk near Williams and Atlantic avenues in Cypress Hills, police ...
21:00, 07/26/2019

Rescue Shih-Tzu is the star of one-dog play in Brooklyn Give him a big round of ap-paws. A rescue-pup-turned-thespian named Boscoe ­Barles starred in a one-dog show in Brooklyn Saturday — bow-wowing the sold-out audience with his fetching performance. “He’s the Emma Stone of dog actors … He’s a natural,” gushed the Shih Tzu’s owner, Charles Quittne...
11:37, 08/12/2019

Foul smells in air after gas line ruptures in Brooklyn Foul-smelling odors filled the air in Brooklyn Monday when a gas line was ruptured in a construction accident. Construction workers hit the gas line on 12th Avenue near 47th Street in Borough Park at around 11:40 a.m., FDNY officials said. “It smelled really bad,” said local Hady Heimlich, 80, who r...
23:34, 06/17/2019

Magician Oz Pearlman snaps up $4.5M Brooklyn penthouse This Brooklyn penthouse is no magic trick, but the new home of magician and mentalist Oz Pearlman. The 2,321-square-foot penthouse, at 145 Carroll Gardens, features four bedrooms and 3½ bathrooms. The unit, which was last asking $4.5 million, comes with floor-to-ceiling windows, white oak floors, ni...
02:00, 08/08/2019

2 injured after gunman opens fire on car in Brooklyn Two people were hurt early Saturday when a gunman began shooting at them as they sat in their car in Brooklyn, police said. The pair, a 28-year-old woman and 29-year-old man, were parked on Avenue N near E 94th Street in Canarsie just before 6:00 a.m. when a man opened fire, striking the man in......
00:00, 06/30/2019

Man tried to rape woman who was taking out trash in Brooklyn A woman who was taking out her garbage Sunday night in Brooklyn was followed back into her building by a man who tried to rape her, but she was able to fight him off and scream for help, cops said. The 32-year-old victim was near Myrtle and Central avenues in Bushwick around 12:15 a.m. when......
01:51, 07/10/2019

Idris Elba trusts this Brooklyn barber with his ‘do For Steve “Sincere” Gilles, cutting hair started off as a side hustle in the late ’90s. “I just thought about what I could do using my hands. Cutting hair seemed to be the only thing that would never go out of style,” the 42-year-old barber tells The Post. He studied graphic design and computer grap...
15:34, 05/06/2019

9-year-old Brooklyn girl found dead in her bed A 9-year-old girl was found dead in bed in Brooklyn on Friday morning — and a downstairs neighbor told The Post how she desperately tried to save her. Besa Lufo was found dead in her family’s home on 64th Street in Borough Park at 10:30 a.m., according to police, who say there were no ob...
06:17, 07/06/2019

10-year-old fatally hit by Brooklyn car just missed his school bus The 10-year-old boy fatally struck by an out-of-control SUV as he waited for a city bus in Brooklyn had just missed his school bus home, his grieving parents said Wednesday. “He said he was going to take the city bus,” Mary Majao told The Post of her Enzo Farachio. “I asked him if he was......
06:34, 09/12/2019

Huge guineafowl intrudes on Brooklyn gas station A gutsy guineafowl ruffled feathers Tuesday when it strutted into a Brooklyn gas station and forced cops to temporarily toss it behind bars, according to police. Workers at the BP station on Empire Boulevard and Rogers Avenue in Prospect Lefferts Gardens spotted the rooster-sized critter pecking aro...
03:34, 07/03/2019

Brooklyn deals 1st-rounder to Clippers for 2nd, future 1st NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets have made another move pointing toward a possible free-agent spending spree, trading first-round draft pick Mfiondu Kabengele of Florida State to the Los Angeles Clippers. The Nets received point guard Jaylen Hands, taken in the second round, 56th overall, and a fir...
09:17, 06/21/2019

Fear, Misinformation, and Measles Spread in Brooklyn Measles is back, health care workers are racing to contain it, and parents of vulnerable children are frantic. How a fever spread in a tight-knit community....
12:34, 06/24/2019

Kevin Durant to sign with Brooklyn Nets NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant is headed to the Brooklyn Nets, leaving the Golden State Warriors after three seasons. His decision was announced Sunday at the start of the NBA free agency period on the Instagram page for The Boardroom, an online series looking at sports business produced by Durant and...
01:17, 07/01/2019

Three people shot in Brooklyn, two in critical condition Three people were shot in Brooklyn Friday afternoon and two of the victims are now fighting for their lives, police said. The FDNY responded to 418 Chester Street near Livonia Avenue in Brownsville around 5:43 p.m. to a report of multiple people shot. The victims were transported to Brookdale Hospit...
02:51, 06/29/2019

Drag queen headlines BBQ at new Brooklyn building Douglas Elliman brokers Fredrik Eklund, John Gomes and Alex Maroni hosted a barbecue at 5 River Park in Cobble Hill to celebrate World Pride. The event featured bites by Izzy’s Smokehouse, ice ceram from Ample Hills and a performance by drag queen Jasmine Rice. Kleier Residential is handling rentals...
01:00, 07/04/2019

Brooklyn man found in bed with gunshot wounds to the face A 45-year-old man was found lying in his bed with two gun shot wounds to his face in Brooklyn Friday afternoon, police said. The unidentified man was alone inside of his Sunset Park apartment on 51st Street around 12:34 p.m. when his landlord came to ask him about his rent and instead found his life...
02:51, 06/29/2019

Woman slashed in Brooklyn Whole Foods parking lot A woman was slashed by a thief outside a Whole Foods in Brooklyn Monday night before a store security guard stepped in and detained the man at gunpoint until police arrived, police said. The suspect approached the woman while she was sitting in her car at about 9:30 p.m. in the Whole Foods parking l...
09:34, 07/09/2019

Brooklyn DA coddling gun-toters: NYPD chief The NYPD’s top cop on Monday groused that the Brooklyn DA is going too easy on gun-possession cases — as officials announced that shootings are up citywide despite a downswing in overall crime. Of 158 guilty pleas that Brooklyn DA Eric Gonzalez has obtained for weapons possession, 47 resulted in the...
09:34, 07/09/2019

A Brooklyn Exhibition Flaunts Street Art’s Influence The graffiti historian Roger Gastman has put together “Beyond the Streets New York,” which includes works by Shepard Fairey, Jenny Holzer and others....
17:51, 06/21/2019

South Williamsburg, Brooklyn: Where Families Are Out in Force These days you can’t walk far without spotting a new Montessori school or a child’s hair salon. So much for the area’s reputation for grimy authenticity....
17:51, 06/19/2019

London takeaway restaurants should 'refuse fast food to children after school to help curb obesity crisis', experts say Takeaway restaurants should refuse to sell fast food to unaccompanied children after school to help curb London's child obesity crisis, experts said today....
00:34, 09/05/2019

Switch failure snarls subway service in Brooklyn Subway service on several numbered lines will be disrupted during the Monday-evening rush hour, the MTA warned — after the same lines ground to a halt during Friday’s commute. As of 5 p.m., no 2 and 5 trains were running in Brooklyn due to a switch malfunction between Franklin Avenue and...
02:17, 07/23/2019

Diocese of Brooklyn hit with wave of Child Victims Act suits Two more alleged victims came forward on Thursday with decades-old accusations against the Diocese of Brooklyn that they suffered sexual abuse by clergy and other church employees when they were children. The two accusers filed suit in Brooklyn Supreme Court on Thursday, the latest in a wave of sex ...
11:34, 08/23/2019

Burglar steals more than $300K in jewelry from Brooklyn home An elderly woman returned from vacation to find her Brooklyn home had been burgled — with more than $300,000 in jewelry, including 40 gold necklaces and bracelets, stolen, police said. The 83-year-old Midwood resident returned from her 10-day trip on April 28 at around 5:30 p.m. and discovered...
23:34, 05/17/2019

Man attacked in Brooklyn’s second suspected hate crime in 3 days An Orthodox Jewish man was punched in the head by a stranger in Brooklyn in the second suspected hate crime attack in three days, police said Thursday. The 39-year-old victim, who was dressed in traditional religious garb, was walking in the area of Rodney Street and Marcy Avenue in Williamsburg aro...
02:51, 05/10/2019

Cops shot at while responding to call in Brooklyn: authorities Five NYPD cops were fired upon early Sunday during a “busy night” in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant, according to authorities. The shooting happened just before 2 a.m. on Bainbridge Street, near Saratoga Avenue, as cops were responding to the area for calls of street fig...
08:17, 08/19/2019

NYCHA announces two Brooklyn community center renovations The city will finally breathe life into a pair of long-neglected community centers that are supposed to serve the residents of two struggling Brooklyn public-housing complexes, officials announced Thursday. The Gowanus Houses Community Center, which has been shuttered for 14 years, will undergo a $4...
04:00, 07/12/2019

Creep allegedly followed woman into Brooklyn park and raped her A creep followed a woman into a Brooklyn park last weekend and raped her, police said early Wednesday. The suspect approached the 26-year-old woman at about 3 a.m. on Saturday while she was walking home near Pennsylvania Avenue and Linden Boulevard in East New York, cops said. Cops said he tried to ...
07:34, 08/07/2019

Cops probing if man set himself on fire inside parked car in Brooklyn A man is believed to have killed himself by setting himself on fire inside a parked car in Brooklyn, authorities and police sources said Monday. The 2018 Honda Accord went up in flames around 2:45 a.m. on the sidewalk of 39th Street near 12th Avenue in Borough Park, according to an FDNY spokesman an...
18:51, 05/13/2019

Man busted for stabbing victim in eye with stolen knife in Brooklyn A Queens man was arrested after he stabbed another man the eye with a stolen knife outside a Brooklyn bodega early Saturday morning, officials said. Terrell Herring, 28, went behind the counter of a store on Broadway near Dekalb Avenue in Bushwick at about 1:40 a.m. and grabbed a knife, according to...
22:17, 08/17/2019

Brooklyn Academy of Music Commissions Four New Works of Public Art Teresita Fernández, Leo Villareal and Hank Willis Thomas will create the site-specific installations as part of BAM’s Robert W. Wilson Public Art Initiative....
14:34, 08/06/2019

Studio 54’s iconic debauchery and disco will boogie to Brooklyn A drag queen, Gloria Vanderbilt and an old lady walk into a nightclub. No, it’s not the punchline of a joke — it’s Studio 54, the decadent nightclub playground that dominated Manhattan in the late 1970s, when the glamorous elite rubbed elbows with plebs and eccentrics while doing “The Hustle.&...
20:51, 09/10/2019

1 dead, 11 others shot at community event in Brooklyn park Gunfire at a large, outdoor event in Brooklyn's Brownsville neighborhood killed one man and injured at least 11 others late Saturday, police said.        ...
19:51, 07/28/2019

4 teens busted in string of attacks on Jewish men in Brooklyn Police arrested two teens — and took two others into custody — in connection with a string of attacks on Hasidic Jewish men in Brooklyn earlier in the week, authorities said Thursday. Deandre Diagle and Michael Bellevue, both 19, were nabbed shortly after 11:45 p.m. Wednesday and charged in connecti...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Brooklyn is home to the vast majority of US baby boomers Brooklyn sure is booming — not with hipsters, but with baby boomers. A new study of US ZIP codes with the biggest populations of baby boomers found that eight of the top 15 areas across the country are right in Kings County. Using census data to determine the number of residents born between 1948 an...
08:17, 06/13/2019

Christopher Anderson's best photograph: Marion breastfeeding, Brooklyn ‘This my partner breastfeeding in our loft, which was one step up from a squat in an area full of painters and sculptors. It’s a luxury condo now’This image was made in a loft in Brooklyn, New York, where I lived with Marion, my partner and now my wife, and where we started our family. It’s where I ...
09:34, 09/12/2019

Man breaks into car, relaxes inside, then sets it on fire in Brooklyn A man was caught on video breaking into an unlocked car on a Brooklyn street — relaxing in the back seat for more than five minutes before setting the sedan on fire and sauntering away, police and law enforcement sources said. The man was spotted on police surveillance footage walking in the area of...
22:34, 05/18/2019

Pair of triple shootings in Brooklyn leave six injured Six people were injured – one critically – in two separate Brooklyn shootings just hours apart on Monday night, police said. Three men were struck in the first shooting at about 6:50 p.m. at a cookout outside NYCHA’s Pink Houses on Hemlock Street and Stanley Avenue in East New York, cops said. A 42-...
06:34, 05/28/2019

Brooklyn man accused of deadly ax attack faces 25-to-life A Brooklyn man accused of using an ax to seriously injure his girlfriend and kill her pregnant pal pleaded not guilty to murder, attempted murder, assault and weapons charges Friday. Ex-con Jerry Brown, 34, who used the name “Grim Creeper” on social media, remains held without bail in th...
23:34, 05/17/2019

Join Us in Being Traumatized by Brooklyn’s Disgusting New Way of Killing Rats New York, baby! Da Big Apple! The city that never sleeps! Where raindrops sound like jazz, and politicians parade the corpses of vanquished foes in front of constituents like spoils of war. Those foes, in this case, happen to be rats....
22:00, 09/05/2019

Brooklyn man blamed girlfriend for killing motorcyclist: prosecutors Diaz’s girlfriend, Jasmin Morales-Cruz, 23, initially took the fall for the fatal crash, telling police that she had only one drink while Diaz had numerous drinks....
21:34, 09/04/2019

Injured hawk rescued by cops on Brooklyn sidewalk An injured hawk was rescued by cops Wednesday after the bird ventured onto a Brooklyn sidewalk, police said. A group of passersby initially surrounded the ailing bird — whose foot and leg appeared to be injured — in front of 50 Court Street in Brooklyn Heights. When cops arrived just aft...
13:34, 06/13/2019

Alibaba's Tsai buys rest of NBA's Brooklyn Nets Alibaba Group Holding Ltd co-founder Joseph Tsai is buying a 51% stake that he doesn't already own in NBA's Brooklyn Nets and its Barclays arena from Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov, the U.S basketball team said on Friday....
20:00, 08/16/2019

Producer Jason Blum shells out $10M for Brooklyn townhouse The widow of late hedge funder Sanjay Valvani, Harjot Sandhu, has sold her Brooklyn Heights townhouse at 16 Sidney Place for $9.8 million. Last asking $10.2 million, the townhouse first came on the market for $11.8 million in 2017. A year earlier, Valvani, a money manager at Visium Asset Management,...
15:51, 07/25/2019

Pedestrian robbed of iPhone at gunpoint in Brooklyn Heights A mugger pointed a gun at a pedestrian on a Brooklyn Heights street and nabbed an iPhone on Thursday evening, police said. The suspect confronted the victim on Willow Street near Cranberry Street at about 11 p.m. and trained a handgun at them, cops said. He then snatched the iPhone and ran off, cops...
12:51, 06/28/2019

That time Keanu Reeves rode a horse through Brooklyn Hi ho, Keanu! In the third chapter in the John Wick film franchise, “Parabellum,” out Friday, the resourceful title hitman (Keanu Reeves) steals a horse and gallops down 86th street and 19th Avenue in Bensonhurst beneath the elevated D train tracks, all while clutching a gun. Adding to his stress, W...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Century-old Brooklyn firehouse finds buyer after a decade A charming 1920s firehouse that formerly housed Oscar-winning director Spike Lee’s production company has finally found a buyer after being on and off the market for the past 10 years. The 25-foot-wide home, at 124 DeKalb Avenue in Fort Greene, was last asking $4.9 million and was once listed for as...
06:34, 08/08/2019

Brooklyn Nets sale nearly complete, will be worth about $2.35 billion Canadian Joe Tsai will buy the controlling shares from Russian Mikhail Prokhorov, completing a deal worth about $2.35 billion for the NBA team.       ...
21:00, 08/16/2019

Brooklyn mall bandit makes off with $95K worth of jewelry A brazen jewel thief stole 18 rings worth about $95,000 from a busy Brooklyn mall while surrounded by shoppers, police said Monday. The bare-bones heist happened at Gallery Jewelry in Kings Plaza mall just after 5 p.m. on Sunday, cops said. Security footage shows the bandit, sporting a blue bucket h...
12:51, 09/17/2019

Woman gravely injured by falling debris at Brooklyn bar A woman was seriously injured when debris from construction scaffolding fell off of a building and crashed into the courtyard of a Brooklyn bar Sunday afternoon, police and fire officials said. Kathleen Keating, 33, was in the courtyard of Mission Dolores on Fourth Avenue in Park Slope when wind ble...
03:51, 07/01/2019

Joseph Tsai to buy rest of Brooklyn Nets for record $2.35B Meet the new owner of the Brooklyn Nets. Joseph Tsai, the billionaire co-founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba, is close to signing a deal to buy the 51% of the Brooklyn Nets he does not already own from Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov, sources told The Post. The deal is expected to be announced...
07:17, 08/14/2019

Brooklyn Nine-Nine wraps up its sixth season with its very own “Suicide Squad” It feels so good to laugh. So on the plus side, at least this two-part Brooklyn Nine-Nine season finale begins with laughter from Captain Holt. The “prank” by Jake is pretty much the only thing he personally has to laugh about in these episodes—except for his dunks on a returning Madeline Wuntch, I ...
19:17, 05/17/2019

Cops say man found behind Brooklyn Home Depot was murdered The man found dead behind a Brooklyn Home Depot was murdered and suffered a deep cut to his head and a stab wound to his shoulder, police announced Tuesday. A 24-year-old passerby was walking in the area when he came across the victim, who has since been identified by police as a 26-year-old homeles...
18:17, 07/30/2019

We're live from Samsung's Galaxy Note 10 event in Brooklyn Samsung has already shown off some new hardware, but today's the day we finally get to see what the company is doing with the Galaxy Note. Are we getting two of them? Almost definitely. Is a 5G model coming? You bet! Will the new S Pen pack some weir......
06:00, 08/08/2019

Brooklyn Cyclones win first New York-Penn League title since ’01 The Single-A Brooklyn Cyclones won their first New York-Penn League championship since 2001, beating the Lowell Spinners, 4-3, on Tuesday night in a decisive Game 3 at MCU Park. Yoel Romero hit a run-scoring single in the seventh inning to propel Brooklyn to the title. Antoine Duplantis scored on th...
15:34, 09/11/2019

Trendy Brooklyn ax-maker selling duplex for $2 million The Brooklyn duplex of a hip ax-maker is on the market for $2 million. Peter Buchanan-Smith, who grew up on his family farm in Ontario, was once a graphic designer and a design director for high-profile names like Isaac Mizrahi. When he wanted to chop some wood with his best friend from childhood, h...
10:51, 09/05/2019

Gang member charged in shooting of 11-year-old boy in Brooklyn A gang member was arrested on Friday for the shooting of an 11-year-old boy in Brooklyn, sources said. Angel Eaddy, 27, a member of the Bloods, was charged with attempted murder, assault, and reckless engagement, according to law enforcement sources. He allegedly shot the young bystander near Lincol...
02:51, 06/22/2019

11-year-old boy slashes teen near Brooklyn school: cops An 11-year-old boy is in custody after slashing a teen boy on the face in Brooklyn, police said. The slashing occurred just after 9 a.m. on MacDonough Street between Marcy and Thompkins avenues in Bed-Stuy, according to the NYPD. The two boys, who knew each other, were arguing when the younger one p...
20:51, 08/28/2019

Brooklyn residents recall massive flooding during rainstorm Brooklyn residents were still reeling Tuesday from heavy flooding that wreaked havoc during torrential downpours in the Big Apple a day earlier. Amanda Denesha of Gowanus said she was forced to wade through waist-deep floodwaters donning sandals Monday evening as she made her way into her Carroll St...
22:34, 07/23/2019

Something spilled chicken parts all over a street in Brooklyn and, oh man, I might vomit Weird things happen in big cities, and as one of the biggest, New York City is like a petri dish of bizarre happenings. The latest, and perhaps best, example of this comes in the form of a heap of discarded chicken, um, material, which littered a Brooklyn street late last week. The tale of this chic...
17:34, 09/04/2019

Thief swipes SUV in Brooklyn with 1-year-old sitting in back A 1-year-old boy is missing after a thief stole the white SUV the child was sitting in on a Brooklyn street Monday evening, police said. The toddler was inside the Mitsubishi Outlander on Kingston Avenue near Dean Street in Crown Heights when the suspect stole the vehicle at about 7 p.m., authoritie...
06:34, 08/06/2019

Woman busted with loaded gun on way into Brooklyn Criminal Court A 22-year-old woman was busted Thursday morning for trying to enter Brooklyn Criminal Court with a loaded gun and ammunition — just one week after the NYPD’s chief of department blasted the DA for going soft on weapons cases. Keithia Lampkin, 22, placed her backpack on the magnetometer belt as...
23:00, 07/18/2019

Woman stabbed to death in Brooklyn subway station A woman was stabbed to death after a fight in a Brooklyn subway station Monday night, law enforcement sources said. The 30-year-old woman was in the mezzanine of the Sutter Avenue-Rutland Road No. 3 train station in Brownsville when she got into a fight with another woman, authorities said. The susp...
09:34, 07/09/2019

Uber drivers cross Brooklyn Bridge to protest IPO Uber and Lyft drivers turned off their apps Wednesday to protest declining wages at a time when both companies are raking in billions of dollars from investors. Striking drivers formed a caravan to cross the Brooklyn Bridge Uber's IPO on Friday. (May 8)        ...
23:17, 05/08/2019

Man suspected of flashing 2 boys in Brooklyn caught on camera This suspected flasher was really ready for his closeup. Surveillance video released Saturday night by cops in Brooklyn shows a well-dressed young man soon after he allegedly flashed two boys, ages 8 and 11, as they walked in Bay Ridge. In the video, the bespectacled suspect, who is wearing all blac...
13:51, 05/19/2019

Restaurateur flips Brooklyn townhouse after adding a pool Restaurateur Stratis Morfogen and his wife, Filipa Fino, a former editor at Vogue, have sold their Bed-Stuy home for $2.7 million. The house at 663 Putnam Ave. — which now has a pool in the backyard — first went on the market last December for $3.75 million. The couple bought the home, built in the....
01:00, 07/04/2019

Pooch rescued after falling into East River in Brooklyn Cops rescued a little pooch after it fell into the choppy waters of the East River on Friday morning in Brooklyn, police said. The white Maltese pup — named Holly — got loose from her owner and fell into the water shortly after 9:45 a.m. near the Greenpoint Pier in the area of Java Street......
23:51, 05/24/2019

Brooklyn man charged with murder after fatal fight over shoes A Brooklyn man who allegedly killed his stepmom when she tried to break up a fight between the 55-year-old and his father over shoes last week was charged with murder Tuesday, police and sources said....
00:51, 05/29/2019

Brooklyn boy ‘can’t feel legs’ after shooting, may be paralyzed: family "Right now, Jayden has no sensation from the waist down. There is still some swelling [around his spinal cord]," said Bessie Watson-Grant, a registered nurse, outside the hospital where her grandson is on the mend....
03:34, 06/25/2019

Incredibly moving journey for ALS-stricken rabbi from Brooklyn He may not be able to move, talk, breath or eat on his own anymore, but Rabbi Yitzi Hurwitz is still a dad — and he wouldn’t miss his son’s bar mitzvah, even if it meant a grueling cross-country trip to New York. The Brooklyn-born rabbi, a father of seven trapped in his own body......
16:00, 09/09/2019

Cops looking for pair who stole $24K of Brooklyn cemetery property A man and woman stole nearly $25,000 worth of property from a Jewish cemetery in Brooklyn, according to authorities, who released a photo of one of the suspects this week. A 66-year-old employee of Beth Olam Cemetery on Cypress Hills Street in Cypress Hills saw the man and a female accomplice takin...
22:34, 05/14/2019

Former Brooklyn man busted as high-ranking ISIS sniper The feds have busted a former Brooklyn resident they called a top ISIS sniper who had visited Syria and gave “material support” to the bloodthirsty jihadis. According to a criminal complaint released Friday, Ruslan Maratovich Asainov, 41, was a naturalized US citizen born in Kazakhstan who lived in ...
21:51, 07/19/2019

Video shows brutal beat-down by mugger in Brooklyn Police have released video of a mugging in Brooklyn in hopes of catching the brute who came out of nowhere to beat his victim. The incident took place at 10:30 p.m on June 15 in the vicinity of Strickland Avenue and Avenue V, according to police. Surveillance footage shows the suspect — wearing whit...
19:00, 07/08/2019

Brooklyn man in Batman shirt helps cops take down suspect Sock! Bam!… Snap! A Bay Ridge man wearing a Batman t-shirt transformed into a real-life crime fighting crusader when he chased down a suspect who was fleeing cops — breaking his own leg in the process. Christian Almonte, 22, was driving on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway in Bay Ridge Tuesday wh...
06:00, 06/08/2019

5 firefighters hurt as blaze engulfs Brooklyn warehouse Five FDNY firefighters were injured early Thursday as they battled a raging blaze that ripped through a Brooklyn warehouse, officials said. The inferno erupted around 12:30 a.m. on the first floor of the two-story restaurant supply warehouse on Monitor Street in Greenpoint, according to officials. T...
19:17, 08/01/2019

Suspect in custody over fatal Brooklyn subway stabbing A woman has been taken into custody as a suspect in the fatal stabbing of a straphanger at a Brooklyn subway station, law enforcement sources told The Post Tuesday. Police were grilling the 20-year-old suspect, who was picked up early Tuesday and brought to the 73rd Precinct station house, sources s...
16:00, 07/09/2019

Man robbed after falling asleep in front of Brooklyn home A Brooklyn man was robbed after falling asleep on the stoop of his apartment building following a night on the town, police said Saturday. The 19-year-old had walked home from The Legend KTV, a karaoke bar on 61st Street in Borough Park, but couldn’t make it up to his apartment following the n...
21:17, 08/03/2019

1 dead, 4 sickened after possible carbon monoxide poisoning in Brooklyn One person died and four others were sickened by suspected carbon monoxide poisoning Saturday morning in Brooklyn, authorities said. The five people were believed to have been staying inside a building on Jackson Street near Woodpoint Road in Williamsburg around 6:10 a.m. when they were found, cops ...
16:51, 08/03/2019

77-year-old woman fatally stabbed in Brooklyn apartment A 77-year-old woman was fatally stabbed and her husband, 87, was viciously knifed in his arms and chest in their Brooklyn apartment Saturday evening. Police believe the two had been attacked by a third person — who they’re searching for. The woman was identified as Maria Rodriguez; the man’s n...
11:34, 05/26/2019

Brooklyn firefighter convicted of choking ex-girlfriend at nightclub A Brooklyn firefighter was convicted of choking his ex-girlfriend — a top FDNY lawyer — at a crowded nightclub, The Post has learned. Bridget Hamblin testified at Ernest McCoy’s criminal trial that she “feared for her life” while the hulking firefighter strangled her with both hands at t...
00:00, 06/30/2019

Crooks swiped $6K from man after shoving him into trunk in Brooklyn: cops A man was robbed of $6,000 in Sunset Park after being shoved into the trunk of his car and bashed in the head with a gun multiple times, cops said. Four men walked up to the 25-year-old at the corner of 16th Street and 3rd Avenue at about 2:20 a.m Saturday and attacked the man,......
22:34, 08/26/2019

A Sound-and-Art Show Fills a Void for Muslims in Brooklyn There was “next to nothing” about Muslims in the Brooklyn Historical Society’s century-old archives. Now there are 54 oral histories, which serve as the foundation for a new art exhibition....
23:17, 09/09/2019

Woman stabbed in dispute on Brooklyn subway platform A 23-year-old woman was stabbed at a subway station in Brooklyn on Friday afternoon during an argument with a couple, police said. The woman was on the platform of the Utica Avenue subway station in Crown Heights around 2:27 p.m. when she and the pair began bickering and their dispute turned violent...
00:51, 08/03/2019

Brooklyn man ‘rooting’ for the best outcome in fixing blocked driveway Dear John: For the last seven months I have been trapped between the bungling bureaucratic clutches of the New York City Parks Department and the Department of Design and Construction (DDC). During December 2018, the sidewalk in front of my Brooklyn property was repaved under the auspices of the Tra...
07:17, 08/18/2019

6-year-old boy dies after mom crashes into parked cars in Brooklyn A 6-year-old boy died after his mother crashed their car in Brooklyn on Wednesday, police said. The child was in the backseat of the vehicle when his mom collided with two parked cars on Seaview Avenue near East 80th Street just after 4 p.m., cops said. It’s unclear if the boy was secured in a......
07:17, 05/09/2019

Brooklyn man sues DoorDash for ‘misleading’ tipping policy Brooklyn man Alan Arkin's suit blasts DoorDash Inc. for "materially false and misleading" tipping representations on its app, which the court papers called "likely to deceive the public."...
07:51, 07/30/2019

Brooklyn grocery store raided by NYC Sheriff’s officers Where there’s smoke… A raid on a Brooklyn grocery store Wednesday turned up a massive trove of untaxed cigarettes, snuff and liquor — valued at more than half a million dollars, the NYC Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies grabbed more than 5,000 cartons of cigarettes, enough boxe...
02:00, 08/15/2019

NYPD sergeants honored for heroics at ceremony in Brooklyn When NYPD Sgt. Roger “RJ” Coleman saw a man with tattoos on his face and neck on a Manhattan subway platform back in May, he knew he was looking at the killer from a wanted poster that he had just handed out to his cops. “We were all looking for this guy,” Coleman told The......
15:34, 09/13/2019

2 teens busted in string of attacks on Jewish men in Brooklyn Police arrested two teens in connection with a string of attacks on Hasidic Jewish men in Brooklyn earlier in the week, authorities said Thursday. Deandre Diagle and Michael Bellevue, both 19, were nabbed shortly after 11:45 p.m. Wednesday and charged in connection with at least three violent attemp...
20:34, 08/15/2019

Brooklyn community board spent $26K in public funds on SUV A Brooklyn community board took $26,000 in public funds and splurged on a hybrid SUV that was reportedly found parked at the board manager’s home. Community Board 1 spent the money — which came from a city grant — on a Toyota RAV4 Hybrid about five months ago, an outlay first reported by the local.....
04:34, 05/24/2019

Man gunned down inside Brooklyn NYCHA building: cops A man died after he was shot inside a Brooklyn public housing building on Monday afternoon, police said. The 31-year-old was inside the lobby of a building on Lewis Avenue, within the New York City Housing Authority’s Roosevelt Houses, around 2:45 p.m. when he was shot once in the chest, cops ...
23:34, 06/17/2019

NYPD investigates suspicious package near Brooklyn synagogue The NYPD’s Bomb Squad is investigating a suspicious package found Wednesday morning in front of a Brooklyn synagogue, cops said. The package was discovered shortly before 9 a.m. in front of 3017 Glenwood Road — where Orthodox synagogue Congregation B’nai Jacob Of Flatbush is locate...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Video shows chaotic scene after cop car crash in Brooklyn Dramatic video obtained by The Post shows the hectic scene in Borough Park after a police cruiser jumped onto the sidewalk and slammed in to a health food store, injuring five people – including two cops. The video shows a dense crowd surrounding a police officer who lay motionless on the sidewalk, ...
16:00, 09/09/2019

Tekashi 6ix9ine testifies for prosecution: 'I got my career' thanks to Brooklyn gang Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine is testifying against two reputed members of a violent New York City street gang as Snoop labels him a "snitch."        ...
12:02, 09/18/2019

Brooklyn councilman Carlos Menchaca had side gig as model last year City Councilman Carlos Menchaca, a fit 38-year-old Brooklyn pol with an infectious smile, moonlighted as a model last year, according to his financial disclosure form....
01:51, 06/04/2019

Brooklyn man charged with hate crime for homophobic stabbing attack A knife-wielding hatemonger with a long arrest record has been charged with second-degree attempted murder for stabbing a transgender person’s boyfriend in the back of his neck outside of a Bedford-Stuvesant apartment building while the couple tried to flee the violent homophobic attack. Emmanuel Da...
06:17, 08/29/2019

Famed Brooklyn pizzeria Di Fara shuttered over unpaid taxes Fork over the dough! The state shuttered iconic Brooklyn pizzeria Di Fara on Tuesday over more than $150,000 in unpaid taxes, officials said. “Warning: this property has been seized for nonpayment of taxes, and is now in the possession of The State of New York,” reads a bright orange sign posted out...
12:34, 08/21/2019

Retired cop stabbed in Brooklyn during apparent road rage incident A retired cop got stabbed on Sunday night during an apparent road rage incident in Brooklyn, according to police and law enforcement sources. The confrontation went down near Alabama Ave and Livonia Ave at around 6:50 p.m., NYPD officials said. Cops confirmed that a motor vehicle dispute led to the ...
05:34, 06/24/2019

Suspected Brooklyn firebug had tattoo reminding him to ‘KILL’ rabbi The Pennsylvania man arrested for allegedly torching a Brooklyn rabbi’s home on Thursday had such a burning grudge against the religious leader that he tattooed a reminder on his forearm to “Never let go of the HATRED” and “KILL” the rabbi. Cops arrested Matthew Karelefsky, 41, of McKeesport, Pa. on...
01:34, 06/17/2019

Woman slashed outside Brooklyn Whole Foods during robbery attempt: police A woman was slashed by a thief outside a Whole Foods in Brooklyn Monday night before a store security guard stepped in and detained the man at gunpoint until police arrived, police said....
10:51, 07/09/2019

Heavy rain turns Brooklyn park steps into a waterfall There’s one upside to the Big Apple’s summer solstice rainstorm: a temporary waterfall in Prospect Park! Heavy rain caused a stream several inches deep to gush down a staircase at the park on Friday — creating a mini-Niagara Falls. The downpour turned the park’s staircase entrance at Eastern Parkway...
21:17, 06/21/2019

Brooklyn Museum’s ‘Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion’ is out of this world Most haute couturiers whip up gowns for galas, chic suits for high-powered meetings and tasteful cocktail dresses for ladies’ luncheons. Pierre Cardin makes clothes to wear on the moon. Those space-age threads — launched in 1964 with his Cosmos collection — included ribbed body stockings and vinyl m...
01:17, 07/20/2019

After all this time, Brooklyn Nine-Nine finally tackles the concept of back-stabbing Over in a completely different TV genre, The CW’s Arrowverse has conditioned me to believe that, when a series regular leaves a show with promises of their character returning in a recurring role (or at least a guest spot), that means they’re pretty much never showing up again. So for Chelsea Perett...
14:17, 05/03/2019

Brooklyn teacher admits to sexually abusing 14-year-old student A former Brooklyn educator has admitted to sexually abusing a 14-year-old student on seven separate occasions while on school grounds. Andre Braddy, a once-beloved teacher at the Lenox Academy middle school in Canarsie, pleaded guilty Wednesday to 14 felonies for the sickening conduct, including cri...
06:17, 07/06/2019

Video shows group chase down, beat Hasidic man in Brooklyn Startling video shows a Hasidic man chased down and beaten by a group of four men in Bedford-Stuyvesant, police said Wednesday. The 24-year-old was walking home in Brooklyn when the thugs approached him, grabbed his phone and assaulted him at Warsoff Place and Flushing Avenue about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Bodycam shows FBI agent moments after he’s shot in Brooklyn ambush Dramatic bodycam footage played in court Tuesday shows the harrowing moment a bleeding FBI agent — shot while on an undercover stakeout in Brooklyn — desperately pleads with fellow law enforcement officers to get him to a hospital. “I’m gonna die, I’m gonna die,” FBI special ...
01:51, 07/10/2019

Feds bust Brooklyn man for allegedly shipping gun parts to Russia A Brooklyn man who allegedly shipped parts of weapons to Russia was charged for the caper in an unsealed indictment in federal court on Tuesday, authorities said. Vladimir Kuznetsov, 58, of Coney Island, allegedly bought pieces of firearms online in the US and shipped them to buyers in Russia from 2...
07:34, 08/07/2019

Garbage truck crushes cars, injures two after overturning in Brooklyn A private sanitation truck overturned in Brooklyn on Wednesday morning, injuring two people and crushing several cars in its path, according to authorities and photographs from the scene. The truck, which belongs to Viking Sanitation, crashed around 3:45 a.m. in the area of Flushing and Nostrand ave...
21:34, 07/10/2019

Cops search for masked suspects in quadruple Brooklyn shooting Surveillance video taken near the scene of a quadruple shooting at a Brooklyn street vigil early Monday shows several suspects running away while shielding their faces. The video shows six suspects — wearing hooded sweatshirts and bandannas to hide their faces — running from the scene of the shootin...
19:34, 08/06/2019

Cliffside Park, N.J.: A Brooklyn and Queens Vibe in Bergen County With easy access to the city but more affordable housing, the borough draws a range of residents — even some who thought they’d never leave New York....
16:51, 07/10/2019

Woman grazed by bullet inside Brooklyn subway station An Iowa woman was grazed by a bullet when a gunman opened fire inside a Brooklyn subway station, police and law enforcement sources said Wednesday. The 48-year-old woman was standing on the northbound platform inside the Franklin Avenue/Botanic Gardens station in Crown Heights shortly before 10:30 p...
20:51, 05/22/2019

Shooting at Brooklyn block party leaves 1 dead, 11 injured Two “brazen” lone gunmen opened fire at a massive Brownsville, Brooklyn, block party on Saturday night, leaving a 38-year-old man dead and 11 others injured, law enforcement sources told The Post. The gunfire erupted just before 11 p.m. as the annual two-day “Old Timers Day” party was ending and tho...
19:17, 07/28/2019

Cops find mom of 4-year-old discovered wandering on Brooklyn street Police on Monday evening located the mother of a 4-year-old girl who had been found earlier in the day wandering alone on a south Brooklyn street, cops said. Authorities found the kid walking alone at about 9 a.m. on Shore Parkway and 27th Avenue near Calvert Vaux Playground in Gravesend, police sai...
06:34, 08/06/2019

Police search for masked suspects in quadruple Brooklyn shooting Surveillance video taken near the scene of a quadruple shooting at a Brooklyn street vigil early Monday morning shows several suspects running away from the scene while shielding their faces. The video shows six suspects — wearing hooded sweatshirts and bandannas to block their faces — running from ...
10:00, 08/06/2019

Rare carriage house on quaint Brooklyn alley lists for $5.8M A 28-foot-wide landmarked Brooklyn Heights carriage house at 2 Grace Court Alley is on the market for $5.8 million. The 2,800-square-foot, 19th-century home, which is on the National Register of Historic Places, comes with four bedrooms, three bathrooms, an eat-in kitchen and two fireplaces. The ori...
14:17, 05/02/2019

30-year-old artist identified as cyclist fatally hit by truck in Brooklyn A 30-year-old artist was fatally hit by a truck while riding her bike in Brooklyn Monday morning — the 18th cyclist killed on city streets this year. Sunset Park resident Em Samolewicz was riding north on Third Avenue near 35th Street in her neighborhood just after 9 a.m. when a parked motorist open...
07:51, 07/30/2019

Man riding Citi Bike shot two people in Brooklyn: cops Police are looking for the bike-riding gunman who shot a 24-year-old man and 23-year-old woman in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The suspect was cruising on his Citi Bike headed eastbound on Lexington Avenue and Tompkins Avenue at 10:24 p.m. on Friday, June 7, when he revealed his firearm and shot si...
21:00, 06/23/2019

Reputed Brooklyn gangster out on ‘diversion’ plea deal caught with gun A reputed Brooklyn gangster who is awaiting sentencing for gun possession was caught red-handed with a loaded pistol — less than a month after scoring a “diversion” plea deal to avoid prison, The Post has learned....
06:34, 05/28/2019

Video shows woman deliver baby in backseat of Brooklyn cab Oh baby! Dash-cam video captured the moment a Brooklyn woman gave birth in the backseat of the car of a cabbie who calmly coached the mom through the dramatic ordeal. “Oh no. She’s coming. Oh f—k. Oh my God, she’s coming out,” the unidentified woman can be heard shouting as she lays in the backseat....
07:17, 08/01/2019

Bill de Blasio says 11-year-old Brooklyn shooting victim is ‘stable’ The 11-year-old boy who was struck in the crossfire of a Brooklyn shooting Thursday night is in stable condition, said Mayor Bill de Blasio, who promised an increased police presence in the Crown Heights neighborhood. “I just want to report to everyone at this moment, thank God, he is stable,&...
02:51, 06/22/2019

Second MTA time clock sabotaged by vandal in Brooklyn train yard A second MTA timekeeping device has been sabotaged — this one on the subway. It follows the vandalism last week of a new employee check-in device that recognizes workers’ fingerprints at the Long Island Rail Road’s Jamaica station in Queens. That would have prevented cheating workers from getting ot...
02:51, 06/09/2019

Brooklyn woman sickened by ‘bleach’ at deadly Dominican resort A Brooklyn woman says a minibar soda left her violently ill and spewing blood at the same Dominican Republic resort where three American guests recently died — and that she was offered a couple’s massage to keep her mouth shut. Awilda Montes, 43, told The Post that despite the claims of resort staff...
03:00, 06/08/2019

Bishop Kearney High School in Brooklyn is closing this summer An all-girls Catholic high school in Brooklyn will shut down permanently this summer after nearly six decades, according to administrators who cited factors such as declining enrollment for their “painful” decision. Bishop Kearney High School, which opened in 1961 on 60th Street in Bensonhurst, will...
22:34, 05/14/2019

Angry residents bash Brooklyn community board for buying $26K SUV Ticked off Brooklyn residents slammed a local community board for spending $26,000 in public funds on an SUV at a meeting Tuesday evening — the first meeting since news of the purchase was made public. About 70 people showed up Community Board 1 meeting in Williamsburg, with a dozen or so people spe...
12:17, 06/12/2019

Bloody night in Brooklyn as multiple shootings, stabbing reported A woman was shot through the window of her Brooklyn home early Saturday as violence erupted throughout the borough overnight, police said. The 49-year-old was inside her home on Putnam Avenue near Claver Place in Bedford-Stuyvesant around 3 a.m. when she heard a knock at her window. When she looked ...
02:51, 06/09/2019

Accused ISIS sniper from Brooklyn would ‘take up arms’ if released: feds A former Brooklyn man accused of being a top ISIS sniper admitted he would “take up arms” in support of the terror group again if he was released, prosecutors claimed Wednesday. Ruslan Maratovich Asainov, 42, who was busted in July on charges of providing material assistance to a terror ...
03:34, 09/12/2019

Mom of 4-year-old found alone in Brooklyn slams negligent daycare workers The mother of the 4-year-old who was found wandering alone in Brooklyn Monday morning slammed her daycare’s bus driver and a matron who allegedly forgot the sleeping tot in their vehicle. “This can’t happen again, because for other families, other moms, this could be worse. They ne...
07:34, 08/07/2019

The Brooklyn Navy Yard is booming, but still holds rustic charm The booming Brooklyn Navy Yard, where mighty World War II battleships were launched, has scores of more peaceful new stories to tell. Owned by the city since 1966, the contemporary industrial park now boasts a daily workforce of 9,500, up from 3,600 in 2001, and on track to more than double to 20,00...
14:17, 05/02/2019

Body of gunshot victim found near trash bags in Brooklyn A man was shot dead in Brooklyn early Saturday — and his body was discovered alongside piles of trash bags, cops said. Police responded around 4:45 a.m. to a call of an unconscious person on Chauncey Street near Thomas S. Boyland Street in Ocean Hill, authorities said. When they arrived, they found ...
20:17, 06/01/2019

Brooklyn woman lies to cops about kid in stolen car so they’ll find it quicker A Brooklyn woman whose idling car was allegedly swiped off the street Thursday lied to cops that her 6-year-old nephew was inside — so they would try to find it faster, police and sources said....
00:51, 07/05/2019

Teen turns himself in for anti-Semitic Brooklyn hate crime A 16-year-old boy turned himself in Wednesday for allegedly punching an Orthodox Jewish man in the head in a hate crime attack, authorities said. The teen turned himself in at the 90th Precinct in Williamsburg at about 9:30 a.m. and was hit with charges including hate crimes assault and aggravated h...
03:00, 05/16/2019

An artist’s journey from a Chicago steam room to a Brooklyn studio At 23, Rashid Johnson was getting inspiration in a steam room with Jesse Jackson. Now, at 42, he’s a vital voice on black cultural identity in his own space....
19:51, 07/03/2019

Cars submerged as flooded Brooklyn street turns into a lake A Brooklyn roadway was transformed into a lake when a thunderstorm hammered the Big Apple with torrential downpours Monday evening. Carroll Street took the brunt of the flooding, with a whole section of the street blocked off with orange barricades that were halfway covered in water themselves, vide...
15:51, 07/23/2019

De Blasio calls for probe of Brooklyn community board for spending $26K on SUV Mayor Bill de Blasio called for a city probe of a Brooklyn community board that shelled out $26,000 in public funds for a hybrid SUV — reportedly for the board manager who lives just four blocks from his office. “I’m really surprised by this and I’m not happy about it and I don’t think that......
23:51, 05/24/2019

Brooklyn councilman wants MTA to offer free rides on major holidays A Brooklyn councilman wants the MTA to spread some much-needed holiday cheer to straphangers by offering free rides on major holidays. Councilman Justin Brannan, a south Brooklyn Democrat, plans to introduce a non-binding resolution next week requesting that the MTA offer gratis subway and bus rides...
04:00, 08/09/2019

Mom arrested after 5-year-old son goes on late-night Brooklyn bike ride A five-year-old boy went on a solo bicycle ride around Brooklyn late Saturday night — and his mother was arrested after it took her nearly 20 hours to report him missing, police said Sunday. Police found the child around 10:30 p.m. near East 55th St. and Linden Blvd. in East Flatbush while he ...
16:00, 09/09/2019

Brooklyn BP Eric Adams has new secret weapon in rat war — and the bodies to prove it Rats all, folks. Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams on Thursday unveiled what he hopes will be the city’s new secret weapon in the war on rats — plus the furry carcasses of 21 of its creepy captors. “Not only am I the BP, I’m the pied piper,” crowed Adams at a demonstratio...
02:00, 09/06/2019

Man reached into parked car, fondled sleeping Brooklyn woman: cops A stranger fondled a woman as she slept in the passenger seat of a parked car in Brooklyn, police said. The 32-year-old victim was sleeping in a car parked at 83rd Street and Fourth Avenue in Bay Ridge around 12:45 a.m. July 5 when the man approached, cops said late Wednesday. He reached in through....
23:00, 07/18/2019

Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks light up the Brooklyn Bridge Hordes of spectators came out Thursday to marvel at the 43rd annual Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks show as it illuminated the Brooklyn Bridge for the first time in years. “I wanted to see the fireworks by the Brooklyn Bridge. That’s like the outdoor cathedral of New York,” s...
13:17, 07/05/2019

Thief cuts sleeping man’s pockets, robs him on Brooklyn subway The footage released by authorities late Monday shows the 28-year-old victim fast asleep aboard a northbound L train around 2:15 a.m. Sunday, cops said....
22:34, 06/18/2019

Brooklyn teacher gets 4 years for sexually abusing 14-year-old student A Brooklyn middle school teacher, who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 14-year-old student multiple times on school grounds, was sentenced to four years behind bars Thursday....
11:34, 08/23/2019

Brooklyn man dies after sucker punch, NYPD searches for suspect The New York City Police Department on Thursday released surveillance footage they say shows the suspect they believe threw a fatal sucker punch that led to a man's death on a Brooklyn boardwalk earlier this month....
20:00, 07/19/2019

Brooklyn inmate claims he was wrongfully convicted because of crooked detective A Brooklyn man claims he’s been behind bars for more than two decades on a murder conviction because of a crooked detective. Kevin Daniels says Detective Bob Schulman relied on Daniels’ own false confession, a drugged-up witness, and misleading testimony to nail him as one of seven men responsible f...
01:00, 06/02/2019

City sues Brooklyn can collector over poor property management A quirky Brooklyn can collector who owns millions in Manhattan real estate better spare some change to fix up her dilapidated landmarked townhouse, the city said. Lisa Fiekowsky, whose trash-filled car angered her Prospect Heights neighbors, faces fines of $5,000 per day because she’s allowed 451 Co...
07:17, 07/21/2019

Jed Lowrie belts homer for Brooklyn as Mets’ return nears Jed Lowrie is another step closer to finally suiting up for the Mets. Lowrie, who has been sidelined by a series of injuries since signing with the Mets as a free agent before the season, went 1-for-3 with a solo home run in a rehab assignment for the Brooklyn Cyclones on Thursday night at MCU......
12:34, 09/06/2019

Brooklyn ‘ISIS sniper’ came to US from Kazakhstan through diversity lottery: official The Kazakhstan-born Brooklyn man who the feds say betrayed America — by becoming a top ISIS sniper in Syria — had come to the US through the diversity lottery, the head of US Citizenship and Immigration Services revealed in an angry tweet. Ruslan Maratovich Asainov “was born in K...
02:51, 07/21/2019

Arson suspect busted for fire at Brooklyn rabbi’s home Police have arrested a 41-year-old Pennsylvania man in a Brooklyn fire this past week that investigators said was intentionally set at rabbi’s home, cops said Sunday. Matthew Karelefsky, of McKeesport, Pa., is accused of starting the blaze in a three-story home on East 17th Street in Midwood, ...
01:34, 06/17/2019

Anti-Semitic insults hurled at teens in Brooklyn: cops A car full of goons shouted anti-Semitic remarks at two teens who were walking through Borough Park in Brooklyn over the weekend, according to police....
19:51, 05/20/2019

Brooklyn man rescues sick dog, finds himself in ‘pretentious Park Slope BS’ A Brooklyn man saved a sick puppy and then launched an online campaign to help pay its vet bills — only to be slammed as a “scammer” by barking-mad neighbors, he said Wednesday. “The whole thing went off the rails … I was accused of trying to commit fraud,” Luke Perrin, 38, of Carrol Gardens,......
21:34, 09/18/2019

Video shows Brooklyn cyclist Devra Freelander get hit by truck Chilling surveillance video shows the moment a Brooklyn cyclist tried to steer out of the path of a cement truck just before it fatally struck her. The video shows artist Devra Freelander on her bike entering the intersection of Boerum Place and Bushwick Avenue from the sidewalk on the northwest cor...
05:34, 07/04/2019

Cops searching for couple that mugged elderly can collector in Brooklyn The NYPD is still trying to find the heartless couple who tried to rob a 78-year-old can collector in Brooklyn last month, an attack that left him slashed in the face. The attack happened near Maujer Street and Humboldt streets in Williamsburg just after midnight on April 12, police said in releasin...
07:34, 05/18/2019

Islanders fans don't mind Brooklyn for playoff games With their team playing in the Eastern Conference semifinals, New York Islanders fans are back in Brooklyn for the first time in more than two months        ...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Toronto 2019 review: Ed Norton’s magnetic in ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ It’s been 20 years since Jonathan Lethem published his award-winning noir novel “Motherless Brooklyn.” Edward Norton has been trying to make it into a movie for almost as long. It’s finally arrived — now recast from a modern-day setting into the 1950s and with a largely diffe...
06:00, 09/17/2019

Brooklyn soldier slams Mykonos hotspot over $937 lunch bill A US Army soldier from Brooklyn is warning tourists to avoid a hotspot in Greece, saying he and his friends were ripped off to the tune of $937 for a light beachside lunch in Mykonos. The soldier, a member of New York’s 69th Infantry Regiment, detailed his trip to DK Oyster in a terse, blistering......
23:51, 05/24/2019

Police officer struck by vehicle during traffic stop in Brooklyn A police officer was hit by a car during a traffic stop involving a stolen vehicle in Brooklyn, authorities said Saturday. Officers from the NYPD’s Anti-Crime Unit had stopped the car shortly after 10:45 p.m. Friday near Riverdale Avenue and Chester Street in Brownsville, after suspecting it w...
20:51, 05/25/2019

$2.8M Brooklyn house has heart-shaped pool, wild history Bay Ridge is for lovers — at least this home at 8514 Narrows Ave. is. This property, on the market for $2.8 million, comes with a heart-shaped pool. The house is part of an original property owned in the 1920s by an eccentric socialite, Gertrude Lintz, according to Halstead co-listing broker Peter G...
10:00, 06/27/2019

Brooklyn pervert busted for flashing two young boys: cops A Brooklyn man wanted for flashing two young boys — the second time he’s exposed himself to minors in only months — was busted after cops spotted him while handing out flyers looking for him, authorities said. Jianxing Cai, 22, was arrested Wednesday after cops handing out Cai̵...
19:51, 05/23/2019

Showtime: capturing life over four years at a Brooklyn arena – in pictures On the day in 2012 that Barclays Center in Brooklyn opened, street photographer Jeff Mermelstein decided to position himself there for the next four years, capturing the many people and situations around him. In his new book Arena, 71 vivid images provide us with a look at what happens outside of th...
09:00, 08/08/2019

Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s “Cinco De Mayo” proves the spirit of Halloween is alive and well At the TCA back in August, Brooklyn Nine-Nine showrunner Dan Goor answered a question about the logistics of doing a Halloween Heist episode despite coming into season six during the midseason. According to Goor:...
18:51, 05/10/2019

Two dead in murder-suicide inside Brooklyn apartment building A man fatally shot a woman before turning the weapon on himself in a grisly murder-suicide on Sunday night in a Downtown Brooklyn apartment building, sources said. The 47-year-old man shot the woman, 44, in the head in an apartment at Clermont and Flushing Avenues in Brooklyn at around 11:45 p.m., a...
17:37, 09/16/2019

Cops hunt gunman in Brooklyn shooting that left man critical Cops are looking for two men who were involved in a Brooklyn shooting that left a 30-year-old man critical, police said Sunday. The encounter began with a verbal argument between three men in front of 570 Nostrand Avenue around 4 a.m. on Aug. 4, according to police. The dispute eventually turned phy...
11:37, 08/12/2019

De Blasio slammed by police union over anti-cop ‘chaos’ in Brooklyn "How are cops supposed to do our job in this environment? When will @NYPDNews or @NYCMayor @BilldeBlasio stand up & say enough is enough?" the Police Benevolent Association fumed on Twitter....
08:17, 08/19/2019

Wing founder Audrey Gelman pays $3.2M for Brooklyn house Congrats to Audrey Gelman, co-founder and CEO of the popular women’s co-working space The Wing — and husband Ilan Zechory, co-founder of lyrics annotation startup Genius — on their purchase of a $3.2 million Ditmas Park home. The 4,917-square-foot Colonial Revival property, at 685 E. 18th St., was b...
04:34, 07/18/2019

Worker injured in roof collapse at Brooklyn construction site A hardhat was injured Friday when the roof of a room collapsed at an under-construction Brooklyn school, officials said. Emergency responders were called to Edward B. Shallow Junior High School on 16th Avenue near 65th Street in Bensonhurst after the roof collapsed around 8:45 a.m., Fire Department ...
21:00, 07/05/2019

Tree falls on elderly couple’s car during sudden storm in Brooklyn A tree cracked in half and fell on an elderly couple’s car as they tried to park during an afternoon downpour. The couple was driving down West Street in Gravesend at about 4:15 p.m. Wednesday when the wind and rain snapped the tree, sending it crashing down onto their Hyundai sedan — just ste...
08:34, 09/05/2019

Cop-hating mob at Brooklyn housing project injures three NYPD officers Roving, cop-hating mobs erupted in violence, taunts and gunfire in Brooklyn overnight into Sunday, leaving three officers with minor injuries. At least some of the injuries were caused by “air mail,” objects thrown down at cops from rooftops, police at the scene in Bedford-Stuyvesant tol...
08:17, 08/19/2019

Billboard worker falls from Cellino & Barnes sign in Brooklyn He knows who to call if he wants to sue. A billboard worker wound up in the hospital Tuesday morning when he tumbled off a rooftop sign in Brooklyn that happened to be touting the famed personal injury law firm Cellino & Barnes, family and officials said. David Fricker, 49, was working on the billbo...
10:51, 05/15/2019

De Blasio quietly opens presidential campaign office in Brooklyn Mayor Bill de Blasio’s pipe-dream presidential campaign has quietly opened a headquarters in Downtown Brooklyn that’s operating with a tiny staff and limited resources, he revealed Monday. “I’m very clear about the fact that we are going to start with a mean and lean team, and we are going to build ...
07:34, 05/21/2019

Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie buys highest penthouse in Brooklyn It’s a slam dunk for Brooklyn Nets point guard Spencer Dinwiddie, who is in contract to buy a penthouse at Brooklyn Point, Gimme Shelter has learned. At 720 feet tall, the under-construction building is set to be Brooklyn’s tallest tower. The penthouse is on the 68th floor — making it th...
10:51, 09/05/2019

Councilman wants Brooklyn’s flashy Christmas display to be vendor-free Councilman Justin Brannan wants to rid Dyker Heights’ famous Christmas light display of the rogue street vendors that residents say cause litter problems, hog up coveted parking spaces and spew exhaust fumes....
03:51, 08/14/2019

Brooklyn pool closed during heat wave after infant poops in water An infant flushed this perfect pool day down the toilet at one Gowanus swimming spot. “Somebody didn’t put a Pampers on their kid,” a staffer at the Douglass and DeGraw Pool told The Post about the Friday evening accident. Patrons who showed up Saturday morning hoping to beat the h...
07:17, 07/21/2019

Brooklyn Jewish girls’ school first in NYC to install bullet-resistant doors In the wake of the latest mass shootings, a Crown Heights yeshiva for girls is the first school in NYC to install metal security doors aimed at protecting kids from active shooters, The Post has learned. The first door of 90 planned for the Bnos Menachem school was installed last week by Remo Securi...
11:35, 08/11/2019

Vincent Parco to sue Brooklyn DA over ‘false’ press release on sex-romp filming Former TV gumshoe Vincent Parco plans to sue the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office over its announcement of his prison sentence for illegally filming a steamy sexcapade on behalf of a pedophile — claiming the press release unfairly paints him as a child sex abuser. Parco, the 69-year-o...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Decomposed body found in basement of ritzy Brooklyn Heights building A decomposed body was found Wednesday in the basement of a luxury Brooklyn Heights building that used to be a pumping station, according to police. The corpse was discovered around 9:50 a.m. after a resident in the former waterworks building at 25 Joralemon St. reported a foul smell, cops said. Resp...
22:17, 05/15/2019

Robbery suspect critically injured after jumping off Brooklyn Bridge ramp A man committed a robbery in Brooklyn’s DUMBO neighborhood Saturday night, but was in critical condition after jumping from an off ramp of the Brooklyn Bridge to elude cops, police said. After fleeing the scene of the robbery by car, he drove across the Brooklyn Bridge with police in pursuit. ...
11:34, 05/26/2019

Brooklyn apartment residents revolt against plan for face-tracking cameras  Atlantic Plaza Towers is an apartment complex in Brooklyn where the landlord has been making preparations to add another layer to existing security elements that include cameras, security guards and key fobs that govern access to the complex. The new element is a facial recognition system that has c...
04:17, 05/31/2019

Macy’s fireworks show to make flashy return to Brooklyn Bridge Get ready for blastoff, Brooklyn. After a five-year hiatus, Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks show will return to the Brooklyn Bridge, where tens of thousands of pyrotechnic shells will be launched, as well as from four barges along Pier 17 in the Seaport District, company officials announced Thursday...
05:00, 05/03/2019

Brave bodega worker fends off knife-wielding attacker in Brooklyn Shocking video shows a brave bodega worker pushing off an knife-wielding attacker during an early morning robbery inside a Brooklyn marketplace, police said Saturday. The 24-year-old was working at OJ Fruit & Vegetable Corp. on Flatbush Avenue around 6:45 a.m. on July 14 when the stranger walked beh...
07:17, 07/21/2019

15 Years After Its Birth, AfroPunk Brooklyn Remains a Source of Eternal Inspiration AfroPunk Festival descended onto Commodore Barry Park for yet another year, and damn was it fun—beautiful, and in case you were worried, yes, it’s still black as hell....
18:34, 08/27/2019