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Video shows New York police officers pulling toddler from mother's arms
Police are investigating an incident seen in a viral video in which a group of officers, one of them wielding a stun gun, violently pulled a toddler from the arms of a mother who was being arrested at a Brooklyn food stamp office.
Crips member shot on-duty FBI agent outside his Brooklyn home, then told girlfriend to ‘get the jewelry and get rid of it’: feds
A drug-dealing Crips member faces attempted murder charges after he shot an FBI agent in Brooklyn — then lied about being an innocent bystander in a shootout, federal prosecutors said.
Explosion-Packed ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Trailer Would Make Michael Bay And Jerry Bruckheimer Proud
In an episode of 30 Rock on NBC, Tracy Jordan/Tracy Morgan talked about how he wanted to get a helicopter so he could blow it up and film himself walking away from it in slow motion. It wasn’t until I saw that scene in season 1’s The C Word that I realized it’s always been my dream to blow stuff up
SEEN HIM? Alert Extended To NJ In Hunt For Man In Road-Rage Death Of Off-Duty NYC Firefighter
The NYPD on Monday asked police in North Jersey to be on the lookout for a Brooklyn man wanted for questioning in the slaying of an off-duty city firefighter in a road-rage incident.
MTA updating antiquated speed limits along subway lines to cut delays
NEW YORK (WABC) -- The MTA is updating what it says are antiquated speed limits along some of its subway lines. The transit agency will be increasing speed limits along roughly 100 subway corridors in an effort to help cut delays.
Video: Cops yank child out of mother's arms in Brooklyn
NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) - Video showing police officers in Brooklyn trying to pull a baby from the clutches of its mother as she was wrestled to the floor inside a food assistance center has prompted outrage as well as lots of questions.
Mother at center of viral video showing cops ripping baby from her arms is being held in jail on New Jersey warrant
UPDATE: Charges dropped against mom in viral video. What’ll happen to N.J. charges?. Outrage built Monday over a video showing police officers violently yanking a toddler from his mother’s arms at a Brooklyn public benefits office, with officials criticizing police for not de-escalating the situatio
Cops rip baby from mother’s hands at Brooklyn SNAP office
A young Brooklyn mother, whose infant was ripped from her arms by Brooklyn police officers after she refused to leave a government office, will have to face a New Jersey judge for outstanding charges before possibly seeing her baby again.
‘Being poor is not a crime’: Outrage erupts as police pry baby from mother’s arms while she sat on floor waiting on daycare vouchers [Report]
Chaos broke out Friday morning when New York police officer arrested a mother collecting daycare vouchers at a human resource center so she could work—and apparently pried her 1-year-old baby boy from her arms.
Off-duty firefighter dead after suspected road rage incident in Brooklyn
BATH BEACH, Brooklyn (WABC) -- An off-duty New York City firefighter was killed in a suspected road-rage incident following an early morning collision on a Brooklyn highway. The body of 33-year-old Faizal Coto was found near his damaged 2008 Ford Mustang on the side of the Belt Parkway near Bay 8th
Off-duty NYC firefighter dead in suspected road-rage attack
NEW YORK CITY -- (WPIX) -— An off-duty New York City firefighter was killed in a suspected road-rage incident following an early morning collision on a Brooklyn highway. Police say officers responding to the Belt Parkway crash found 33-year-old Faizal Coto lying next to his damaged 2008 Ford Mustang
Two young sisters killed in Brooklyn apartment fire
Two little girls described as their grandfather’s reason for living were killed in a massive fire that tore through his Brooklyn apartment, police said Sunday. The sisters, Payton Gomez, 7, and Haley Harris, 8, were living with their grandfather on Schaefer Street near Central Avenue in Bushwick whe
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Off-duty firefighter dead after suspected road rage incident on Belt Parkway
BATH BEACH, Brooklyn (WABC) -- The body of an off-duty firefighter was found near his damaged car on the side of the Belt Parkway early Sunday morning. Authorities say the victim, Faizal Coto, 33, was found lying outside of his car with severe head trauma. He was later pronounced dead at Coney Islan
Man Dead and Officer Injured After Shooting on Staten Island
A man was fatally shot and a police officer was critically injured on Sunday night in a police-involved shooting on Staten Island, the authorities said. Just before 10 p.m., the police said, officers responded to a call about a domestic dispute at 30 Bridge Court, near the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge.
Video Posted To Facebook Showing NYPD Officers Taking 1-Year-Old From Mother Creates A Stir
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There is outrage over a violent arrest. The NYPD and city officials are investigating after cellphone video posted online shows police officers yanking a child from his mother’s arms at a Brooklyn city agency building, CBS2’s Natalie Duddridge reported Sunday night.
Jake Lives Out His ‘Die-Hard’ Fantasy In The 1st ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ S6 Trailer
The countdown is on for the highly anticipated sixth season of Brooklyn Nine-Nine and we’ve just copped a cool cool cool cool cool cool look at what’s to come. In the first all-action trailer, Detective Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) finally achieves his lifelong dream of living out Die Hard in real li
Restaurant faces closure after owner is caught up in corruption case
A controversial Upper Manhattan restaurant run by a key figure in the City Hall corruption scandal faces closure following the suspension of its liquor license over scores of violations and the drug arrest of a manager, The Post has learned.
Jared Kushner reportedly advised Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman on how to 'weather the storm' after Khashoggi killing
Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law, has been a close ally of Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman since early last year, and that friendship reportedly continues even today, months after Jamal Khashoggi’s death.
Woman suffers fractured spine in Queens subway attack, police investigating as hate crime
FOREST HILLS, Queens (WABC) -- The NYPD's Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an attack on a subway in Queens. The attack happened November 30th on a Manhattan-bound E train heading to the Forest Hills Station.