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Arrest made in Brooklyn basketball court shooting that left father dead: police

BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — A teenager has been arrested in connection to the fatal shooting of a father of two at a basketball court in Brooklyn, police said Monday.


NYC subway closes N train tunnel for 5 months with no notice

Commuters on the D/N/R lines were reporting major delays this morning, July 30, all the while the MTA’s website and appshowedGood Service. The N train was particularly badly hit, with slow service and trains that were supposed to be running express making local stops:


Reports of injuries after SUV slams into Manhattan restaurant

There are reports of injuries after a car slammed into a business in Manhattan Monday afternoon.The crash happened just after 2:30 p.m. at Sixth Avenue and 17th Street in Chelsea.The SUV jumped a curb and slammed into the front of Gogi Grill, a Korean BBQ restaurant.FDNY says EMS is on scene to trea


Brownsville Arts Center and Apartments Revealed in Brownsville, Brooklyn - New York YIMBY

The new center will yield approximately 230 affordable units for low-income and formerly homeless households. The project will also introduce 24,000 square feet of new arts and cultural facilities including a dance and performance school, a media lab, and a black box theater. The theater is expected


LIVE: Smoking no longer allowed in NYCHA buildings

As part of the new Smoke-Free NYCHA policy, smoking cessation materials and palm cards will be made available to any resident seeking help thanks to NYCHA's partnership with DOHMH, NYC Smoke-Free and other partners.


Man Accused Of Using Dating Apps To Rape, Murder Women Pleads Not Guilty

27-year-oldDanueal Draytonallegedly held a woman captive in her apartment in North Hollywood last week following a date. He’s also suspected of strangling29-year-old nurse Samantha Stewartin her home in Jamaica, Queens before heading to California. Stewart’s lifeless body was found July 17 on the fl


Home Invader Bashed With Bat, Stabbed in Deadly NYC Standoff

The NYPD says two brothers who live in the St. Albans home on Williamson Avenue near 197th Street confronted the 26-year-old suspect around 2:45 a.m. Monday. One of the brothers, police say, hit the suspect with a baseball bat and stabbed him in the torso.


Gunfire explodes over seven bloody hours in NYC

Gotham echoed with gunfire Saturday night into Sunday as 16 people were shot in 10 incidents over a span of less than seven hours — with one person dead and three others clinging to life after the overnight violence.The carnage kicked off at 9:43 p.m. in The Bronx when a man wearing a red bandana in


200 Pounds of Pot Worth $1M Found in Pickup Truck: Police

Troopers pulled over a rented pickup truck Friday on Route 28 in the Orange County town of Montgomery, 60 miles north of New York City, police said.


NYC Weather Forecast: Floods Possible As Storms Loom All Week

NEW YORK, NY — The sun was nice while it lasted — but it won't last long. Midweek flash flooding could strike New York City as a string of possible thunderstorms looms over much of this week, theNational Weather Servicesays.


Woman who relies on electrical respirator dies during power outage

Elizabeth Ramos, 57, used respirator for chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseHer daughter heard respirator beeping at 5am when the apartment lost powerPower went out at the entire 5,881-unit apartment complex Spring Creek TowersShe tried to save her with oxygen from backup tanks but it was too late


Woman crawls into 90-year-old woman’s Brooklyn home, steals $2k worth of jewelry and silverware

The 90-year-old victim was in her home near Avenue L and East 48th Street on July 23 when the robber broke in, police said. The burglar came in through an unsecured door and took abut $2,000 worth of objects from the victim’s home.


Random Live Music in New York City This Weekend - August 3-August 5

From jazz and blues to punk and rock to electronic and pop, every kind of live music venue exists in NYC. City Guide's roundup of weekend random live music shows in New York City will cover all the ground for you, making sure you don't miss out on a single show of other music.


Actress outwits authorities, skips jail by missing Rikers bus

Parisse Daves, who had a recurring role in an independent sci-fi Web series titled “Body Jumpers,” gamed the system for two months, prosecutors charged.


Mom of woman murdered by billionaire boyfriend hopes he goes ‘straight to hell’

When Gabriela Kabrins Alban graduated from college in 1998, her father, Howdy, presented her with a Bulgari watch engraved with their favorite word, “sonrisa” — “smile” in Spanish.


New York Times releases statement detailing a previously off-the-record meeting between Trump and the paper's publisher after Trump tweeted about it

The New York Times put out a statement Sunday revealing the details of a previously off-the-record meeting the paper's publisher had with President Donald Trump.The paper said in its statement that it was choosing to divulge those details after Trump tweeted about the meeting Sunday morning, thereby


Man Slashes Commuter in Brooklyn Train Station

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The New Museum opens the first New York survey of Thomas Bayrle

NEW YORK, NY.-The New Museumis presenting a major retrospective exhibition of the works of Thomas Bayrle (b. 1937, Berlin, Germany). This solo exhibition—Bayrle’s first major New York museum survey— brings together works from the last fifty years, highlighting Bayrle’s experiments across media and t


Most buildings reopened near steam pipe explosion

Of the 45 buildings tested for asbestos contamination, 39 have been cleared for people to return, officials said. Crews are still working to clean up the rest, they added.


Cops probe death of woman during housing complex power outage

A power outage struck Brooklyn’ssprawling Spring Creek housing complex early Sunday— and investigators are probing whether a woman found dead amid the response died from complications caused by the blackout, officials said.The privately-run electrical grid at the development shut down around 5 a.m.,