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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 ...

Brooklyn grocery store raided by NYC Sheriff’s officers

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Canal Street counterfeiters raided by NYC Sheriff’s Officers Canal Street’s notorious knock-off vendors are up to their old tricks. At least four people were busted and approximately half a million dollars in fake merchandise seized Wednesday afternoon by NYC Sheriff’s Officers during a series of raids on Chinatown counterfeiters, The Post has lea...
06:26 2019-07-18

9 of the best veggie burgers to get at the grocery store Lia Ryerson Whether you follow a meat-free diet or not, there are a lot of vegetarian burgers out there that are worth trying. Sold at many grocery-store chains, the Beyond Burger is extremely popular and is known for having a meat-like taste and texture. Boca Burgers and Amy's All American Veggie...
00:52 2019-07-02

Kroger same-store sales miss in U.S. grocery struggle Kroger Co fell short of Wall Street estimates for quarterly same store sales on Thursday as fierce competition from Walmart Inc and Amazon.com Inc worked against the billions the supermarket chain has spent improving stores and its online offering....
17:00 2019-06-20

Deputy shoots, wounds armed man at Florida grocery store PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida deputy shot and wounded a man who was firing a handgun in a grocery store. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office posted on Facebook that the shooting occurred Thursday afternoon at a Grocery Advantage in Pensacola. Deputies responded to the store foll...
15:52 2019-08-16

Man wanted for allegedly robbing grocery store in Sierra Vista SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – A man is sought after he allegedly robbed a grocery store June 5, according to Sierra Vista Police Department. SVPD said a man allegedly entered the Food City at 85 S. State Route 92 and attempted to leave the store with plastic bags full of merchandise. Police say when t...
01:00 2019-07-03

Devoted grocery store worker fired for chasing shoplifter kills himself A British supermarket worker once commended for his “outstanding service” killed himself a week after he was fired for leaving his post to chase a shoplifter, according to a new report. Shaun Winstanley, 49, from Staining near Blackpool, Lancashire, worked as a customer assistant at the Tesco Expres...
21:26 2019-08-12

Remains of grocery store employee found behind cooler after missing for 9 years COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (NBC NEWS) – The body of a missing man lingered hidden behind coolers in an Iowa supermarket for more than nine years before it was discovered early this year, police said Monday in confirming the man’s identity. The Iowa state crime lab identified the body as that o...
12:39 2019-07-24

Gun-toting robber demands cash at Queens grocery store, settles for phones A gun-toting robber barged into a Queens grocery store Wednesday and demanded cash from two clerks — but had to settle for their phones instead, police sources said. Surveillance video of the robbery shows a man wearing a dark bandanna over his face waving a gun around while threatening two employee...
08:39 2019-08-08

Lawmaker at center of viral grocery store dispute suggested Parkland shooter was victim of 'the system' The Georgia state lawmaker who claimed last week that a white man told her to "go back where you came from" last year sounded a note of sympathy for high school mass shooter Nikolas Cruz....
09:13 2019-07-23

Walmart Supercenters have more than doubled the presence of the original Discount store model around the US. We compared the two and found that the supercenter has a surprisingly large grocery. (WMT) Rachel Askinasi/Business Insider Walmart is the largest brick-and-mortar retailer in the world in terms of sales. Walmart has only three different store formats across the US: Walmart Discount Store Stores, Walmart Supercenters, and Walmart Neighborhood Markets. While the Discount Store store mod...
01:26 2019-06-16

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...
14:26 2019-08-18

Deputy wounds 'active shooter' inside Pensacola grocery store Officials said the suspect was firing a handgun at people but did not hit anyone. When deputies approached the man, he confronted them with the gun.        ...
13:00 2019-08-16

Starbucks Apologises After 6 Police Officers Asked To Leave Arizona Store Starbucks has apologized to police in Arizona after six officers said they were asked to leave one of the coffee chain's stores last week because another customer said the officers made them feel......
08:00 2019-07-08

Starbucks apologizes to police after six officers were asked to leave Arizona store Starbucks Corp on Sunday apologized after an employee at one of its stores in Tempe, Arizona asked six police officers to leave or move out of a customer's line of sight, triggering social media backlash....
18:00 2019-07-07

Emails show NRA link to U.S. sheriffs who promoted gun 'sanctuaries' The National Rifle Association was more deeply involved than previously disclosed in the formation of a movement that encouraged county sheriffs not to enforce some gun-control laws, a U.S. gun-control advocacy group said on Monday, based on public records it obtained....
21:39 2019-05-21

3 North Carolina sheriffs to speak out against detainer bill RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Some North Carolina sheriffs who’ve refused to hold people who would otherwise be released from jail if federal agents say they might be in the country unlawfully are still opposed to updated legislation aiming to address the issue. Sheriffs from Mecklenburg, Wake and Bunc...
13:26 2019-06-19

Sheriffs: Legal marijuana causing more crime, accidents The nation’s sheriffs are calling on Washington and state capitals to slow the rush to legalize marijuana because they are seeing a surge in crime and highway accidents in areas where it is already legal to buy....
22:13 2019-06-27

PCSD Sheriff Mark Napier named Vice President of Major County Sheriffs of America TUCSON = Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier is the new Vice President of the Major County Sheriffs of America. Beginning January 1, 2020, Sheriff Napier will serve a two year term. He will then become President for two years. MCSA is a professional law enforcement association that provides a united and...
08:52 2019-06-18

New Google Play Store rules want to make the store safer for kids Via its Android Developers Blog on Wednesday, Google announced an important series of changes that apply to every single app in the Google Play Store in an attempt to make the marketplace more kid-friendly. The changes govern aspects of app development like how developers handle personal data and wh...
06:39 2019-05-30

The Apple App Store continues to outperform the Google Play Store Even though Android dominates the global smartphone market with a market share estimated at 85%, the Apple App Store consistently generates more revenue than the Google Play Store. The latest data from app researcher Sensor Tower (via AppleInsider) reveals that the top 100 apps in the App Store brou...
22:52 2019-06-18

ABC offices raided by Australian police A police search of Australian public broadcaster ABC was in connection to an article about possible war crimes in Afghanistan. It was the second such raid in Australia against high-profile journalists in as many days....
10:39 2019-06-05

TV station to continue reporting 'without fear' after offices raided An Australian TV station has been raided by police over a story alleging special forces had been involved in the unlawful killing of civilians in Afghanistan....
14:39 2019-06-05

Rapper Kollegah's shisha bar raided by Dusseldorf police A shisha bar owned by German rapper Kollegah has been raided by police one day after it opened. Police said the bar was found to be in violation of tobacco tax law....
02:00 2019-06-11

ABC headquarters in Sydney raided by Australian federal police Broadcaster’s managing director says raid over 2017’s The Afghan Files series ‘raises legitimate concerns over freedom of the press’The Australian federal police are raiding the ABC offices in Sydney over a series of articles the broadcaster ran in 2017 into the clandestine operations of Australian ...
08:39 2019-06-05

Germany: Porsche offices raided in corruption probe Prosecutors have said that six people, some in "leadership" roles, could be charged with breach of trust. Secret information from the tax office was allegedly passed to a financial advisor within the company....
01:26 2019-05-29

Porsche offices raided as part of payments investigation Offices and homes of six Porsche employees searched as part of a wider investigation by German prosecutors German prosecutors have raided the offices and homes of a number of senior Porsche officials in Germany as part of an investigation into irregular payments and information leaks. The raids, wh...
20:39 2019-05-29

Austria: ex-vice chancellor's home raided in corruption probe Heinz-Christian Strache has had his home searched. Authorities are investigating whether company appointments have been made in return for promises on gambling licenses....
05:00 2019-08-15

Gunfire, blasts in Sudan's capital as protest site raided Explosions and heavy machine gun fire are being heard across the Sudanese capital of Khartoum and troops are blocking roads leading to a sit-in camp of protesters who have demanded transition to civilian rule....
08:39 2019-06-03

Gunfire, blasts in Sudan’s capital as protest site raided Explosions and machine gunfire were heard in Sudan’s capital, and troops blocked roads in an apparent move against protesters demanding an end to military rule...
08:13 2019-06-03

Ex-Directors Of Crisis-Hit Lending Firm IL&FS Raided By Probe Agency The Enforcement Directrate is carrying out searches at the homes and offices of four former directors of crisis-hit lending firm IL&FS in Mumbai in connection with an alleged money-laundering probe....
15:00 2019-05-22

Ranbaxy Ex-Promoters Malvinder, Shivinder Singh Raided In Fraud Case Malvinder Singh and his brother Shivinder Singh, ex-promoters of pharmaceutical giant Ranbaxy, were raided today by the Enforcement Directorate in a Rs 740-crore fraud case. against the former......
12:52 2019-08-01

Samajwadi Leader Raided In Illegal Mining Case, Searches In UP, Delhi The CBI is carrying out searches at 22 locations in Uttar Pradesh and the national capital, including three residential premises, of former UP Minister Gayatri Parajapti in connection with the illegal......
10:52 2019-06-12

Australian Police Raided the Office of the National Broadcaster Over Leaked Documents The Australian Federal Police raided the Sydney office of Australia’s public broadcasting company on Wednesday. The search is believed to be in connection to a 2017 article published by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation which detailed potential war crimes, including the killing of childr...
17:13 2019-06-05

3 Synthetic Milk Plants, Supplying To 6 States, Raided In Madhya Pradesh Fifty seven people have been arrested after three factories producing "highly toxic synthetic milk" were raided in the Gwalior-Chambal region of Madhya Pradesh, the Special Task Force of the state......
08:39 2019-07-20

Rapper YG's home raided by authorities in connection with police shooting Authorities searched the Los Angeles home of rapper YG in connection with a police shooting in Compton that killed a bystander earlier this month.        ...
13:26 2019-07-19

Australian police raid ABC offices in Sydney, one day after NewsCorp journalist's home was raided Australia’s media industry is bracing for more “heavy-handed” raids by the Federal Police, following the searches of the ABC [Australian Broadcasting Corporation] Wednesday and a journalist’s home Tuesday....
19:00 2019-06-05

Chicken plants raided by ICE 'willfully and unlawfully' hired unauthorized workers: court documents Almost all of the chicken plants raided by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officials on Wednesday in Mississippi were "willfully and unlawfully" employing people without proper work documentation that would authorize them to be employed in the U.S., according to unsealed court documents. ...
06:26 2019-08-10

Save $10 On Your Next $50 Online Grocery Order There’s really no good reason to step foot in a grocery store anymore. A bunch of stores off delivery now, or at the very least, curbside pickup, and Walmart is leading the charge....
16:26 2019-06-17

Which Grocery Delivery Subscription Is the Best Deal? Is the era of making a weekly trek to the grocery store over? Grocery delivery services might make you think so. Every time you turn around, there’s another truck barreling down your street crammed full of everything from kale to candy bars....
21:26 2019-06-18

With rapper A$AP Rocky still detained, manager John Ehmann’s hotel room in Sweden is raided: source Rapper A$AP Rocky’s longtime manager, John Ehmann, had his hotel room raided Friday morning after he was served a search warrant in Stockholm while his client Rocky sat in a Swedish jail, Fox News has learned....
07:52 2019-07-13

Amazon boosts its UK grocery delivery service Amazon's UK fresh food delivery service is rolling out to a number of new cities, including Glasgow, Newcastle and Liverpool. Rounding out the list is Sheffield and Portsmouth with more, currently unspecified, locations coming online later in the yea......
11:52 2019-06-13

Tariffs on Mexican Imports Would Hit More Than Avocados in Grocery Stores President Trump’s threat to slap escalating tariffs on Mexican imports could drive up the price of tomatoes, strawberries and many other foods in U.S. supermarkets and restaurants....
05:26 2019-06-02

Sparkly unicorn ice cream: Kroger’s bid to win grocery wars Kroger Co has room to improve on sales and is looking to its Deluxe Unicorn Swirl ice cream and other store-brand products to boost growth, Chief Executive Rodney McMullen said on Thursday....
23:26 2019-06-20

Target to debut new private grocery brand next month The Good & Gather brand will be the largest of Target's private labels, and Target said it will have more than 2,000 products across food and beverage by 2021....
22:00 2019-08-19

Canadian grocery chain Sobeys to end plastic bags by 2020 Grocery chain Sobeys Inc, owned by Empire Co, will eliminate all plastic bags from its stores within six months, becoming the first Canadian grocer to end use of plastic bags, the company said on Wednesday....
17:52 2019-07-31

FOCUS-Sparkly unicorn ice cream: Kroger’s bid to win grocery wars Kroger Co has room to improve on sales and is looking to its Deluxe Unicorn Swirl ice cream and other store-brand products to boost growth, Chief Executive Rodney McMullen said on Thursday....
22:00 2019-06-20

Woman finds dead body in her truck after grocery shopping A Rochester woman unexpectedly bagged a body on a recent trip to an upstate grocery store. The unidentified shopper made the grisly discovery Friday after stopping at a Tops supermarket in Niagara County on her way to a campsite, NBC New York reported. She returned to her pickup to find a dead man i...
01:13 2019-08-18

Whole Foods is America's most expensive grocery chain, study finds Despite slashing prices since its Amazon acquisition, Whole Foods is still the most expensive grocer, according to a new set of data compiled by Bank of America Merrill Lynch....
17:39 2019-05-23

Jet.com falls by wayside as Walmart focuses on its website, online grocery Walmart Inc on Wednesday announced a sweeping overhaul at Jet.com, an online start-up it acquired in 2016 for $3.3 billion, after it failed to live up to the world's largest retailer's e-commerce ambitions....
05:52 2019-06-13

Reliance Industries ''New Commerce'' To Digitally Connect Grocery Stores Speaking to shareholders at RIL's 42nd Annual General Meeting, Mr Ambani said that the trials of Reliance Retail's digital commerce venture have delivered positive results....
17:00 2019-08-12

Walmart Grocery's Amazon Prime Now rival costs $98 per year Walmart knows that it needs to have a stellar delivery service in order to compete with Amazon, which is why it's been rolling out Prime-like offers of its own. For Walmart Grocery, in particular, there's Delivery Unlimited: a subscription service th......
09:13 2019-06-16

Plant-based meat alternatives crowd U.S. grocery stores Plant-based meat alternatives have seen booming interest from consumers, prompting a growing number of companies to enter the space in hopes of carving out a spot for their products in the competitive supermarket aisle....
00:00 2019-08-20

The FDA Has Finally Approved the Impossible Burger to Be Sold at Grocery Stores Despite a flashy debut at CES 2019 for version 2.0 of its Impossible Burger, Impossible Foods has only been able to sell its plant-based fake meat patties to restaurants and fast food joints. But the FDA has finally given its approval for a key blood-simulating ingredient that makes the Impossible B...
18:13 2019-08-01

#WhiteNoise: Garner, NC Cops Raided a Black Woman’s Home After Neighbor Complained of Her Playing “Islamic Jihadist” Malcolm X Speeches On Thursday a gang of police officers in Garner, North Carolina raided Mikisa Thompson’s house in the middle of the night for playing Malcolm X speeches “too loudly”....
04:13 2019-05-23

From T-shirts to ice cream, Kroger pushes house brands in grocery wars Multicolored, sparkly ice cream is an unlikely battleground in U.S. grocery stores. But Kroger Co believes products like Kroger Best Unicorn Swirl ice cream will help it win market share from Walmart Inc, Aldi and Amazon.com Inc....
14:13 2019-06-20

UPDATE 4-Jet.com falls by wayside as Walmart focuses on its website, online grocery Walmart Inc on Wednesday announced a sweeping overhaul at Jet.com, an online start-up it acquired in 2016 for $3.3 billion, after it failed to live up to the world's largest retailer's e-commerce ambitions....
02:13 2019-06-13

Impossible Foods gets FDA approval to sell fake meat in grocery stores Fake meat is coming to a barbecue near you. Impossible Foods has been granted approval by the FDA to sell its plant-based meat in US grocery stores this fall, reported Bloomberg. After expressing some initial doubts, the agency formally ruled that so......
09:26 2019-08-01

UPDATE 1-Britain's grocery sales fall for first time since June 2016 - Kantar British grocery sales fell by 0.5% in the latest 12 week period, marking the first overall decline in the sector since June 2016, industry data showed on Tuesday....
10:00 2019-07-23

UPDATE 2-Britain's grocery sales fall for first time since June 2016 -Kantar British grocery sales fell by 0.5% in the latest 12 week period in their first decline since June 2016, industry data showed on Tuesday, sending shares across the sector lower. Market researcher Kantar said the sales dip reflected a heatwave a year earlier which had...
11:52 2019-07-23

New York woman finds dead body in bed of truck after grocery trip: police A normal trip to the grocery store turned into a nightmare for one New Yorker after she returned to her vehicle only to find a dead body in the bed of her truck.  ...
20:39 2019-08-17

When I stopped buying plastic to go green, I ended up slicing my grocery bill in half Liz Knueven/Business Insider The zero-waste trend is all about eliminating disposable packaging, especially single use plastics, from daily life. I started doing it for the environmental aspect, but I ended up saving big on my grocery bill in the process. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more...
23:39 2019-07-19

Grocery chain Giant Eagle taps Grabango to pilot checkout-free experiences Grabango, a Silicon Valley startup developing cashierless checkout experiences for brick-and-mortar stores, inked a deal with grocery chain Giant Eagle.Read More...
22:52 2019-07-16

THE ONLINE GROCERY REPORT: The market, drivers, key players, and opportunities in a rising segment of e-commerce (AMZN, TGT, WMT, KR) Business Insider IntelligenceThis is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. Online grocery growing rapidly from its small base. Its market value has doubled from 2016 to 2018, suggesting that consumers are starting to get more...
22:26 2019-05-25

The billionaire who founded NYC's biggest grocery chain after immigrating to America as an infant explains his support for Trump — and why he thinks the US should build a wall Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images John Catsimatidis, a Greek immigrant and the founder of New York City grocery chain Gristedes, is a vocal supporter of President Trump. On the topic of Trump's reelection campaign, Catsimatidis told Bloomberg's Hailey Waller, "I don't want a job. I'm here to h...
21:13 2019-08-19

Plastic wrapped in plastic: the wasteful reality of America's grocery stores On a shopping trip to Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods and other leading markets, plastic feels more plentiful than the food itselfWhere does your plastic go? Revealing America’s dirty secretThe seven ways you’re recycling wrongA bundle of six small brie cheeses from Trader Joe’s seemed to sum it all up. E...
07:39 2019-06-20

You Have Reusable Grocery Totes, But Why Not Reusable Produce Bags? A few months ago, I made a pledge to myself to be as environmentally conscious as possible, which meant making changes to some of my daily routines. I had long ago gotten into the habit of using reusable tote bags at the grocery store, but I noticed that I was still bringing home a lot of flimsy pla...
14:39 2019-05-21

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...
01:13 2019-07-09

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...
17:13 2019-05-27

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...
02:26 2019-07-12

Johnson: 20,000 more police officers if I become PM Boris Johnson has upped the stakes in the Tory leadership race once more by pledging to put 20,000 more police officers on the streets over three years....
04:13 2019-07-04

Shortage Of Nearly 1,500 IAS Officers, Says Centre There is a shortage of nearly 1,500 IAS officers in the country, the Lok Sabha was informed today. Officers in position as on January 1, 2019, was 5,205, against the total authorised strength of......
14:13 2019-07-10

CBOE Names Five New Officers CHICAGO, IL -- March 3, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated® (CBOE®) announced today that it has added five new officers to its management team: Stephanie Klein, Chief Marketing Officer; Jennifer Lamie, Chief Regulatory Advisor; Stephanie Marrin Lara, Deputy Chief Regulatory Of...
03:39 2019-05-22

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 ...
22:52 2019-07-24

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...
05:39 2019-07-01

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...
00:52 2019-07-04

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,.....
09:26 2019-06-03

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...
04:52 2019-06-06

Man being chased by officers falls from bridge Video from a police body camera shows a shooting suspect falling about 30 feet from a bridge in Tulsa, Oklahoma, as officers chased him. (June 14)        ...
01:52 2019-06-15

US: Several police officers shot in Philadelphia A police operation in the neighborhood of Nicetown left six officers injured. Authorities said the shooter was still active, barricated inside a house and engaged in a tense standoff with police....
05:00 2019-08-15

When Police Officers Vent on Facebook Emily Baker-White’s systemic look at officers on social media found thousands of racist, Islamophobic or otherwise offensive posts. Here’s how (and why) she did it....
00:13 2019-06-04

37 Fallen Troopers, Officers Honored FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky State Police held a memorial Friday honoring troopers and officers who have died while serving. Thirty-seven names were read and thirty-seven people were honored. On Friday, a wreath was placed to recognize their service. Each white carnation in the wreath rep...
23:39 2019-06-21

5 police officers were killed in 9 days Three of the five police officers killed in the past nine days across the US each leave behind two children. A fourth was a young police academy graduate who was about to hit the streets on her own. Another had joined his department a little over four years ago....
18:39 2019-06-27

Needed: Dealership compliance officers For years, compliance consultants and lawyers have given this advice to dealerships: Appoint a compliance officer. Yet despite the numerous regulations auto retailers must consider, the compliance officer post is largely understaffed and unsolicited....
07:13 2019-06-09

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...
13:39 2019-06-18

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....
19:26 2019-06-19

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...
03:39 2019-07-25

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...
03:13 2019-05-30

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...
19:13 2019-06-03

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...
00:39 2019-07-03

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......
00:39 2019-07-03

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 ...
01:13 2019-06-01

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...
04:26 2019-06-13

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...
16:13 2019-08-08

Boy rushed to the hospital after being shot in the chest in Brooklyn A gunman opened fire on a Brooklyn street Thursday evening, missing his intended target but shooting an 11-year-old boy and a 31-year-old man, police said. The suspect, who was taken into custody by police a few blocks from the shooting, started shooting at about 7 p.m. near Lincoln Place and Schene...
10:39 2019-06-21

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....
22:13 2019-06-27

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......
04:13 2019-07-10

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...
12:26 2019-08-12

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....
17:52 2019-06-21

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....
00:26 2019-06-11

The harrowing events that led to horrific Brooklyn ax murder It’s been eight weeks since her ex-boyfriend allegedly shattered her skull with an ax, killed her best friend and left her 4-year-old daughter with memories of carnage police described as “brutal . . . vicious and terrible.”...
04:52 2019-06-16

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...
11:52 2019-06-08

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 ...
22:52 2019-08-01

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...
09:39 2019-07-09

Brooklyn deals 1st-rounder to Clippers for 2nd, future 1st The Brooklyn Nets 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       ...
07:39 2019-06-21

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...
03:39 2019-06-29

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......
18:52 2019-06-29

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...
01:13 2019-07-06

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....
07:52 2019-06-05

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...
10:13 2019-07-23

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...
03:39 2019-06-29

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...
02:00 2019-07-01

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...
01:13 2019-07-09

What Kyrie Irving brings to the Brooklyn Nets SportsPulse: The move everyone has been anticipating finally happened: Kyrie Irving is a Brooklyn Net. As Jeff Zillgitt puts it, that will come with some pros and cons for the Nets.       ...
03:13 2019-07-01

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...
05:52 2019-07-04

Off-duty corrections officers allegedly fought over a man The two female corrections officers who brawled outside a Queens nightclub were fighting over a man, sources told The Post on Friday — as explicit video emerged showing two separate off-duty officers performing a sex act on the dance floor during the wild night. One of the female corrections worker ...
01:13 2019-07-06

Met officers filmed pinning down man apparently having a seizure Footage shows man repeatedly saying ‘I can’t breathe’ during incident in Poplar, east LondonThree Metropolitan police officers have been filmed pinning a man down while he appeared to have a seizure.The Met said it had referred the incident, which took place in Poplar, east London, at about 5.30pm o...
16:39 2019-07-10

St. Louis officers pulled from street over postings ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson says the city has pulled several police officers off the street while an internal investigation continues after they were accused of posting objectionable Facebook messages. The decision to place the officers on administrative duty follows publication of...
00:52 2019-06-08

Memorial for fallen officers unveiled in Dallas Officials have unveiled a sculpture honoring five police officers who were killed in an ambush attack in downtown Dallas three years ago. (July 8)        ...
23:13 2019-07-08

Louisville Officers Honored By School District LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– Two Louisville Metro police officers were honored Tuesday after they stopped a potential school shooting. The district took time to honor at Valley High School Resource Officer Tony Sacra and LMPD Lieutenant Grant Riggs at the end of year recognitions. Back in April, ...
18:26 2019-06-12

Kansas City PD: Officers kill man who shot at them Kansas City, Kansas, police shot and killed a man who told a hotel manager that he had killed his wife and was heading to a popular shopping area.        ...
17:26 2019-08-14

Advisory board: Don’t name officers involved in shootings WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A public advisory board in Wichita, Kansas, is now recommending that officers involved in shootings should not be named, citing worries about possible death threats to the families of the officers. The Wichita Eagle reports that the Citizen Review Board has chang...
15:00 2019-05-29

At least 3 police officers shot in Philadelphia standoff At least three Philadelphia police officers were shot during a wild standoff in the city’s North Side Wednesday, according to various reports. Dozens of police officers swarmed the residential neighborhood around 4:30 p.m. and closed off surrounding streets, with video from news choppers showi...
23:52 2019-08-14

Prosecutors want 17 convictions tossed after officers fired TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Florida prosecutors say they’ll seek to overturn the convictions of 17 people whose cases hung on the testimony of three recently fired police officers. The Tamp Bay Times reports that Hillsborough State Attorney Andrew Warren announced Wednesday that his off...
22:13 2019-06-20

Ex-officers arrested after the killing of Brazilian councilwoman Two arrests in Brazil may finally shed light on the killing of popular politician Marielle Franco, whose death sparked national protests one year ago....
00:52 2019-06-22

Broward officers terminated for Parkland response Two Broward County Sheriff deputies who responded to the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were terminated for neglect of duty, Sheriff Gregory Tony said on Wednesday....
18:39 2019-06-27

At least 6 police officers shot in Philadelphia standoff Six police officers were shot during a wild gun battle in Philadelphia on Wednesday afternoon — sparking a massive, hours-long standoff that was still going on as of 8:30 p.m., according to officials. The cops were conducting a drug raid on a house in Philly’s Nicetown-Tioga neighborhood when a male...
03:00 2019-08-15

Why Four Officers Were Fired for Their Response to the Parkland Shooting “This was neglect of duty,” the sheriff said in announcing the firing of two more deputies on Wednesday, more than 16 months after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School....
23:13 2019-06-27

German police say 71 officers injured during deportations Germany's federal police force has said 71 of its officers were injured last year while carrying out deportations, according to a media report. The injuries, for the most part, were not severe....
07:52 2019-08-04

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...
00:26 2019-08-19

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...
20:52 2019-07-09

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. June 15 in the vicinity of Strickland Avenue and Avenue V, according to police. Surveillance footage shows the suspect — wearing white ...
20:39 2019-07-08

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....
05:52 2019-07-04

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...
16:13 2019-05-26

Four injured in pair of shootings in troubled Brooklyn neighborhood Four people were injured in two separate Brooklyn shootings early Sunday less than an hour apart — in a neighborhood that has seen shootings nearly double this year. In the first incident, a 29-year-old man was shot four times — three times in the right forearm and once in the hip — on Williams Ave...
19:39 2019-08-11

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...
22:39 2019-06-29

Jewish men punched in the face during attempted robberies in Brooklyn Three Jewish men were punched in the face Monday morning in what police believe could be a pattern of attempted robberies in a Brooklyn neighborhood. The first attack happened at 80 Ross St. in Williamsburg around 5 a.m. when three men came up behind a 71-year-old man, pushed him to the ground and w...
20:39 2019-08-12

Billionaire Joe Tsai is officially the Brooklyn Nets’ new owner Taiwanese-Canadian businessman Joe Tsai is officially the new owner of the Brooklyn Nets basketball team, which is gearing up for a hot new season after signing star players Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov on Friday announced he sold his remaining 51% stake in th...
20:13 2019-08-16

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......
03:26 2019-08-08

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...
05:26 2019-08-06

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. The borough’s Community Board 1 spent the money — which came from a city grant — on a Toyota RAV4 about five months ago, according to THE CIT...
21:39 2019-05-23

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...
03:52 2019-06-22

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...
16:13 2019-08-08

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...
09:39 2019-07-09

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...
03:13 2019-06-08

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...
00:13 2019-08-03

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...
21:26 2019-08-17

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...
02:13 2019-07-23

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.       ...
04:39 2019-08-17

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....
16:00 2019-08-06

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...
22:52 2019-08-01

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-...
09:52 2019-05-28

3 women injured by falling construction debris in Brooklyn Three women were injured when debris from scaffolding fell off of a building and crashed to the sidewalk in Brooklyn on Sunday afternoon, police said. The women were on Fourth Avenue near Carroll Street in Gowanus when the debris jogged loose from scaffolding on the 10th floor roof of the building a...
00:13 2019-07-01

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...
02:13 2019-07-24

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 ...
13:39 2019-06-18

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...
05:00 2019-08-14

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...
10:13 2019-06-28

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...
05:26 2019-06-13

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......
22:52 2019-05-24

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....
10:26 2019-07-02

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 ...
16:13 2019-08-03

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...
21:52 2019-08-03

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...
12:52 2019-06-13

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,...
02:00 2019-07-25

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...
13:52 2019-08-19

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...
00:39 2019-07-19

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 ...
22:52 2019-07-19

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 ...
08:00 2019-08-07

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....
01:52 2019-05-29

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....
18:39 2019-08-16

Baby among injured when fire rips through three Brooklyn homes This is the moment an apparently suspicious blaze lit up a Brooklyn block before dawn Thursday, quickly escalating into a four-alarm inferno that spread to two neighboring buildings and injured at least 13 people — including an infant who is clinging to life. A surveillance video clip provided by a ...
17:39 2019-06-13

CBOE Holdings, Inc. Announces Reorganization and Names New Officers CHICAGO, Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today an organizational realignment, including the consolidation of two major divisions, the creation of new areas of business development, and the appointment of new CBOE officers. The reorganization was designed to ...
08:26 2019-05-22

Prosecutor: Wisconsin officers justified in deadly shooting APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Prosecutors say two Wisconsin officers were justified when they shot and killed a man who got in a gunfight with police that left a city firefighter dead in the crossfire. Outagamie County District Attorney Melinda Tempelis said Thursday that Officer Paul Christensen and Sgt. C...
03:00 2019-06-14

10 Kenyan police officers killed in blast near Somalia NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan officials say at least 10 police officers are dead after their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device near the Somali border in a suspected extremist attack. The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to share the informati...
15:00 2019-06-15

2 Officers fired for Ocasio-Cortez Facebook post Two Louisiana police officers have been fired over a Facebook post calling U.S. Rep. Ocasio-Cortez a "vile idiot" and suggesting that she be shot.        ...
17:13 2019-07-23

Recruiting police officers an 'absolute priority' - Johnson Boris Johnson has pledged to hire up to new 6,000 police officers by this time next year as he attempts to meet his target of recruiting 20,000 in three years....
02:52 2019-08-01

Russia suspends police officers over detention of journalist Russian Interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev said on Tuesday that an internal inquiry into the detention last week of investigative journalist Ivan Golunov was underway and that he had suspended the police officers involved....
18:26 2019-06-11

Police Searching For Man Accused Of Firing Shots At Officers KENTON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police are searching for a man who allegedly fired a gun at officers Thursday morning. The Erlanger Police Department posted to Facebook saying the Lakeside Park Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle at Speedway Dixie. Police say the suspect fled from the ve...
15:26 2019-06-06

Minnesota cop receives $585,000 after fellow officers spied on DMV data The city of Minneapolis is learning a hard lesson about the importance of placing checks on government data access. A court has awarded police officer Amy Krekelberg a total of $585,000 after she sued Minneapolis and two fellow officers for allegedl......
04:52 2019-06-24

2 St. Louis officers hurt in motorcade for fallen officer ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two Missouri police officers have been injured after their motorcycles clipped each other and crashed as they escorted the body of a fallen police officer to a funeral home. KMOV-TV reports that St. Charles County Police Chief David Todd says both officers hurt Thursday during the m...
01:52 2019-06-28

The Latest: Memphis mayor: 6 officers treated at hospital MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on fatal police shooting in Memphis (all times local): 9:10 a.m. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has confirmed the identity of a man killed by a federal fugitive task force as Brandon Webber, a 20-year-old black man. The TBI says Webber was shot by federal mars...
17:13 2019-06-13

Queens police officers rescue kitten from car grill Officers from Far Rockaway’s 101st Precinct had their hands full early Saturday with a particularly feisty fella who squirmed his way into a place he didn’t belong....
07:13 2019-07-07

Officers arrest man who rushed Phoenix airport checkpoint PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say two Transportation Security Administration officers were injured while subduing a man who tried to rush through a checkpoint Tuesday at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. TSA officials say the incident occurred around 9:45 a.m. at Terminal 4. They say the two of...
23:52 2019-06-18

These Ontario police officers are using ayahuasca to treat their PTSD Even though ayahuasca is illegal in Canada, police officers are seeking out the substance as a last resort to treat their post-traumatic stress disorder....
14:00 2019-05-24

Memorial service to recognize fallen Kentucky officers FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police are holding a memorial service for fallen officers. A statement from the agency says the annual memorial service and wreath-laying ceremony is Friday afternoon at the Kentucky State Police Training Academy in Frankfort. The service will recognize the 29 tr...
13:00 2019-06-21

Marshal, officers kill fugitive outside Florida mosque FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A U.S. marshal’s task force fatally shot a fugitive wanted for attempted murder outside a Florida mosque. The marshal for South Florida, Gadyaces Serralta, told reporters a deputy marshal and officers from the Fort Lauderdale and Plantation police departments confr...
21:00 2019-05-24

Oro Valley Police deploy officers at ‘dangerous’ intersection TUCSON – Oro Valley police say there has been an uptick in crashes. So they are doing something about it. Oro Valley Police Department (OVPD) has been deploying officers near Oracle and Magee roads in April and May to increase awareness and reduce collisions. They call these deployments HiVE, ...
16:00 2019-05-29

Man with shotgun killed by officers in Denton County, Texas LANTANA, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers have been asked to investigate after a man was killed in a deputy-involved shooting in Denton County Saturday morning. Fox 4 News reports the shooting occurred at 7:30 a.m. Saturday in Lantana, which is about 45 miles (72 kilometers) north of D...
01:00 2019-06-30

2 off-duty police officers in Wisconsin are killed within 24 hours Two off-duty Wisconsin police died within 24 hours, one after his car was struck by a driver with a history of drunken driving, and the other as he came upon an armed robbery and tried to take down the suspect....
07:13 2019-06-20

Officers On Official Tours Should Use Trains More: Railways Chairman The Railways has instructed its general managers to ensure that their officers travel frequently by trains during official tours and submit reports on condition of coaches....
05:39 2019-06-18

The Latest: Couple wants officers who pointed guns fired PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Phoenix police pointing guns at a couple during a shoplifting investigation (all times local): 12:55 p.m. A man and his pregnant fiancée say they want Phoenix to fire the officers who pointed guns at them as police investigated a shoplifting report. Dravon Ames and Iesha...
23:00 2019-06-17

A pair of Florida law enforcement officers are more than just brothers in blue (WPTV)  A pair of Florida law enforcement officers are more than just brothers in blue. They recently discovered they’re also long-lost half brothers. Boynton Beach Police Officer Eric Reynolds received an email last month from a man named David Stull, a sergeant with the Orange County Sheriff...
07:13 2019-08-03

13 Pa. police officers to be fired over offensive Facebook posts Thirteen officers in Pennsylvania will be fired following an investigation into racist and offensive Facebook posts, the Philadelphia police commissioner announced on Thursday....
09:26 2019-07-19

Correction: Phoenix Airport-TSA Officers Injured story PHOENIX (AP) — In a story June 18 about a man who tried to rush through a security checkpoint at the Phoenix airport, The Associated Press reported erroneously that two federal officers were injured as they tried to subdue him. Transportation Security Administration spokeswoman Lorie Dankers says fi...
02:26 2019-06-20

Mesa cop investigated for stalking, abusing female officers PHOENIX (KPNX) — A 24-year veteran of the Mesa Police Department is under internal investigation after three current and former police officers accused him of stalking and assault. The allegations against Mesa K9 Officer Scott Callender date back to the very early days of his career with the departm...
07:13 2019-08-03

Police: Texas officers kill man who fired while running off AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — Police say Amarillo officers shot and killed a 22-year-old man suspected of earlier shootings after he opened fire on them. A city police spokesman says officers had been looking for Isaac Ray Ruiz after he shot at people Tuesday evening, seemingly at random, without injuring ...
02:00 2019-05-31

Trump honors officers with Medal of Valor awards Fourteen public safety officers were awarded the nation's highest honor for bravery from President Donald Trump on Wednesday, including eight who responded to a mass shooting on Election Day 2016 in southern California. (May 22)        ...
00:13 2019-05-23

Phoenix police to track when officers point guns PHOENIX (AP) – The Phoenix Police Department says it will track when officers point their guns at people. The department announced Friday the policy recommended by the Community Police Trust Initiative and the National Police Foundation, which studied last year’s police shootings in the ...
01:52 2019-08-04

Trump awards medals to public safety officers WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has awarded the Medal of Valor to 14 public safety officers, including eight who responded to a shooting at a southern California polling place. Trump honored the men at a White House ceremony on Wednesday. Two were honored posthumously. The medal is the nati...
00:39 2019-05-23

CBP officers seize 50 pounds of meth at Port of Lukeville TUCSON – Federal authorities have seized nearly 50 pounds of methamphetamine, and arrested a man who was crossing into Arizona through the Port of Lukeville. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers say they searched a Nissan sedan belonging to the 26-year-old Caborca, Sonora resident on Mo...
23:26 2019-07-16

Pakistan says roadside bomb kills officers, soldier Pakistan's military says a roadside bomb targeting a security vehicle has killed three army officers and an enlisted soldier in a troubled northwestern district bordering Afghanistan....
22:39 2019-06-07

All statewide SC officers give early Graham endorsement COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham is heading into his re-election campaign with a slew of endorsements that show off a strong position he hasn’t always enjoyed among the state’s Republicans. The Associated Press has learned that all of the state’s constitutio...
19:00 2019-06-19

$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...
22:39 2019-06-27

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 ...
01:13 2019-07-06

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....
00:39 2019-06-19

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...
08:00 2019-08-07

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...
05:52 2019-07-05

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,&...
03:52 2019-06-22

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...
18:39 2019-08-06

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...
05:26 2019-08-06

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...
22:52 2019-06-23

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 ...
04:52 2019-06-24

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...
10:13 2019-08-08

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...
02:52 2019-08-07

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, ...
21:39 2019-06-16

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....
18:39 2019-07-03

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....
00:26 2019-07-05

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...
23:52 2019-07-03

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...
15:00 2019-07-23

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....
21:00 2019-07-18

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...
01:01 2019-06-02

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 ...
01:01 2019-06-02

Brooklyn boy, 9, drowns during camp trip to Sahara Sam’s water park A 9-year-old Brooklyn boy drowned at a New Jersey water park during a trip with his summer camp, authorities said. Hersch Meilich Grossman, of Boro Park, was at the Sahara Sam’s water park in West Berlin Tuesday when he went into cardiac arrest in an outdoor pool just after 7:30 p.m., according to C...
00:13 2019-08-01

City Council 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...
08:00 2019-07-12

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....
07:26 2019-08-01

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....
10:13 2019-08-14

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....
04:13 2019-06-04

Garbage truck crushes cars, injures two after overturning in Brooklyn A 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 crashed around 3:45 a.m. in the area of Flushing and Nostrand avenues in Williamsburg, an FDNY spokesman said....
19:52 2019-07-10

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....
18:52 2019-07-10

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 ...
04:13 2019-07-10

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...
12:26 2019-08-12

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...
02:26 2019-07-18

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....
09:26 2019-07-19

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....
09:52 2019-05-28

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....
06:52 2019-08-19

‘Space Jam’ mural turned Brooklyn basketball court into an ‘ice rink’ A Williamsburg basketball court’s new paint job promoting the sequel to the live-action/animated ’90s movie “Space Jam” has made the surface dangerously slippery, dejected b-ballers griped....
05:26 2019-08-18

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...
06:39 2019-07-21

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...
19:39 2019-05-22

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...
23:00 2019-07-20

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 Cai’s “W...
21:13 2019-05-23

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...
05:13 2019-07-20

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......
22:52 2019-05-24

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......
22:52 2019-05-24

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...
17:13 2019-05-25

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...
01:13 2019-05-26

The Original Brooklyn Pizza Donating Portion Of Sales Today LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Original Brooklyn Pizza in Lexington is donating 13.54664% of all sales today to the Wounded Warrior Project. This is to honor the memory of the 1,354,664+ that have lost their lives either in combat, or later because of disease, murder, and suicide. They made the ...
23:52 2019-05-27

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...
12:26 2019-08-12

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....
16:01 2019-07-09

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 ...
20:52 2019-06-08

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...
11:52 2019-06-12

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...
05:39 2019-08-09

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...
02:26 2019-07-06

Second MTA time clock sabotaged by vandal in Brooklyn train yard A second MTA time-keeping device was sabotaged Saturday — this one on the subway system. It follows the vandalism earlier this week of a new “biometric’’ employee check-in, check-out device that recognizes workers’ fingerprints at the Long Island Railroad’s Jamaica station. The sabotaged device at t...
01:13 2019-06-09

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...
01:13 2019-06-17

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...
03:13 2019-06-08

For J&K's Split With Ladakh, Centre To Form Panel To Divide Officers The Ministry of Home Affairs will appoint a committee to divide the human resource between newly formed union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, sources have told NDTV. The panel will look......
18:26 2019-08-09

Woman dies, 10 officers hurt when vehicles crash in Chicago CHICAGO (AP) — An 84-year-old woman has died after being injured in a Chicago crash that involved multiple vehicles and also hurt 10 police officers. The Chicago Tribune reports that two Chicago police vehicles were in a crash with several other vehicles around 10 p.m. Saturday in the Austin neighbo...
04:39 2019-05-27

Police crash victim's kin: Officers lack training Family members of an 84-year-old woman killed last month when two Chicago Police vehicles slammed into a car she was riding in say a lack of officer training in pursuits led to her death. (June 11)        ...
08:00 2019-06-12

Philadelphia: at least six officers injured in 'active' shooting situation, officials say Police sergeant tweeted at least one suspect was firing at officers in Nicetown neighborhoodMultiple police officers have been wounded after a gunman opened fire in Philadelphia on Wednesday, during a standoff that extended into the evening.The police sergeant Eric Gripp tweeted that at least six of...
01:52 2019-08-15

Video Shows Last Moments of Dallas Man, Restrained as Officers Joked “You’re going to kill me,” the man, Tony Timpa, shouted repeatedly in newly released body-camera video footage. An autopsy classified his 2016 death as a homicide....
23:52 2019-08-01

Man suspected of shooting two Missouri law enforcement officers surrenders after standoff The man who authorities think shot a state trooper and a sheriff's deputy Friday morning surrendered after a long standoff at a home in rural Missouri, the highway patrol said....
15:52 2019-08-17

72 Philadelphia Officers Benched After Offensive Social Media Posts Officers accused of making racist, dehumanizing or otherwise biased posts were placed on administrative duty in Philadelphia and barred from presenting cases to prosecutors in St. Louis....
19:39 2019-06-20

Police officers will face charges over yellow vest protests A leading French prosecutor says some police officers will face trial over the police violence that have taken place at protests by people wearing yellow vests....
15:39 2019-05-31

AOC Claims Migrants Being Told to Drink Out of Toilets, Terrorized by Officers Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is visiting several Customs and Border Patrol facilities today as part of a congressional delegation. After the first visit, she claimed that even with members of Congress present—when officers were “on their GOOD behavior”—women were being held in cells with no runnin...
22:52 2019-07-01

U.S. hits four Venezuelan military officers with sanctions after captain's death The United States on Friday stepped up its response following the death of a Venezuelan navy captain, sanctioning four top officials in Venezuela's military counterintelligence agency, the U.S. Treasury Department said....
22:00 2019-07-19

CBI Officers Who Led Saradha, 2G Probe Awarded President's Police Medals CBI officers who are probing the Saradha ponzi scam and the 2G telecom spectrum allocation scam are among the 32 personnel from the agency awarded the coveted police medals on the occasion of......
06:13 2019-08-15

Sudanese officers detained in connection with dispersal of sit-in: military council Sudan's military rulers said on Thursday that some officers had been arrested for their involvement in the deadly dispersal of a protest sit-in in Khartoum....
22:52 2019-06-13

Europol is developing a ‘game’ to teach officers how to trace cryptocurrency Cryptocurrency crime fighters are about to have a lot more fun after Europol has revealed its developing a game to help law enforcers learn how to trace and investigate illicit uses of digital currencies. Europol declared its intentions to help authorities with the announcement of what it’s calling ...
18:00 2019-06-14

Chicago panel clears 2 white officers in black man’s death CHICAGO (AP) — A review board has cleared two white Chicago police officers in the fatal shooting of a black man that led to demonstrations. Chicago’s Civilian Office of Police Accountability said in a statement Tuesday that officers Joseph Treacy and Sgt. Thomas Derouin acted “within po...
02:26 2019-06-20

Identify Tainted Officers And Compulsorily Retire Them: Anil Baijal Lt Governor Anil Baijal today directed Delhi's chief secretary, vice chairman of the DDA, police commissioner and municipal commissioners to identify "tainted" officers and "compulsorily retire them"....
23:39 2019-07-04

72 officers off streets amid probe into social media posts PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police Commissioner Richard Ross says 72 Philadelphia police officers have been placed on administrative duty amid an initial investigation into a national group’s accusation of officers in several states posting racist and anti-Muslim comments on social media. Ross said he...
02:26 2019-06-20

Philadelphia shooting: gunman in custody after six police officers injured Two other officers were trapped inside the house during hours-long standoffA gunman who wounded six police officers has been taken into custody following a tense, hours-long standoff in Philadelphia that lasted late into the night.At least one gunman opened fire on police Wednesday as they were serv...
07:26 2019-08-15

Eight Officers Suspended In UP After Cows Found Dead At Cattle Shelters Eight government officers have been suspended in Uttar Pradesh in Ayodhya and Mirzapur districts after cows were found dead at state-run shelters in the last few days....
09:52 2019-07-15

Putin fires top police officers involved in journalist’s arrest MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin has dismissed two senior police officers involved in the arrest of an investigative journalist on drug charges that later were dropped when the government admitted there was no evidence he committed a crime. Ivan Golunov, 36, was reportedly beaten and denied...
17:26 2019-06-13

12 Top Tax Officers Told To Retire Amid Corruption, Sex Harassment Probes Twelve officials of the Union Ministry of Finance have been forced into compulsory retirement -- the allegations against them range from extortion to bribery and sexual harassment, sources in the......
21:13 2019-06-10

Somali civilians, Kenyan police officers killed in blasts A series of explosions have claimed the lives of Kenyan police officers and Somali civilians. The attacks, claimed by al-Shabab jihadists, came after a rival militia executed a group of civilians....
01:00 2019-06-16

Ukrainian police officers arrested for murder in death of 5-year-old boy Two Ukrainian police officers were arrested on suspicion of murder on Tuesday, accused of fatally shooting a 5-year-old boy while drunkenly firing weapons at cans and bottles in the courtyard of an apartment building, officials said....
22:52 2019-06-04

Cochise County Jail officers discover escape attempt BISBEE, Ariz. – Two inmates at Cochise County Jail have been moved to maximum security after detention officers located a potential means of escape in their cell. Robert Andrew Sutton, Rodney Jay Entin/ Cochise County Sheriff’s Office On Wednesday, detention officers discovered a damaged bunk ...
09:52 2019-06-08

White Officers Who Led Black Man on Rope Won’t Face Criminal Charges A photograph of the man’s arrest in Galveston, Tex., on Aug. 3 evoked images of slavery. The authorities are also investigating whether the officers violated any police department policies....
22:00 2019-08-19

After Court Deadline, CBI Assigns 20 Additional Officers For Unnao Probe The CBI has assigned 20 more officers to conclude probe into the car crash of the Unnao rape survivor, who is battling for life in a hospital since Sunday....
17:13 2019-08-02

Officers put on leave amid probe of recorded violent arrest DOVER, N.J. (AP) — Three police officers in a New Jersey town have been placed on paid administrative leave as authorities investigate a violent arrest that was caught on video. The probe stems from the arrest of a 19-year-old man early Sunday in Dover. The video shows him being punched repeatedly i...
17:52 2019-05-21

CBOE Holdings Announces That Certain Officers Have Entered Into 10b5-1 Plans CHICAGO, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced that certain officers of the company have each established pre-arranged share disposition plans with a brokerage firm under Rule 10b5-1 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended....
04:52 2019-05-22

Ukraine police officers arrested for murder in killing of five-year-old boy Two Ukrainian police officers were arrested on suspicion of murder on Tuesday, accused of fatally shooting a five-year-old boy while drunkenly firing weapons at cans and bottles in the courtyard of an apartment building, officials said....
15:52 2019-06-04

Texas police apologise after officers on horseback led black man by rope Donald Neely, 43, handcuffed and led through Galveston by ropePolice say white officers ‘did not have any malicious intent’A police department in Galveston, Texas, has apologized after two white officers on horseback led a black man through the city’s streets on a rope. Related: Trump hits back at O...
21:26 2019-08-06

Starbucks Apologizes After Six Police Officers in Arizona Say They Were Asked to Leave A customer complained that the officers’ presence made him feel uncomfortable, prompting a barista to ask them to leave, an organization representing the officers said....
19:39 2019-07-07

Officers Watching Jeffrey Epstein Were On Overtime, Union President Says The two correctional officers assigned to watch the special unit in the detention center where financier and sex offender Jeffrey Epstein was being housed when he apparently hanged himself Saturday......
11:00 2019-08-12

City scrubs references to ‘Lord’ on memorial for police officers A South Carolina city literally scrubbed the word “Lord” from a memorial honoring fallen police officers after receiving complaints. The Tega Cay Police Department put up a memorial, donated by a civic group, to honor fallen officers. It was similar to other memorials around the country,...
21:39 2019-07-23

Pair of cop suicides leaves fellow NYPD officers shaken A veteran NYPD homicide detective was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound Thursday — one day after a police chief fatally shot himself, sources said. Detective Joe Calabrese, 58, was discovered near bushes at Plumb Beach in Brooklyn following a desperate search after he went missi...
09:52 2019-06-07

Billionaire Joe Tsai paid $3.37B for Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center: Sources Taiwanese-Canadian businessman Joe Tsai is officially the new owner of the Brooklyn Nets basketball team, which is gearing up for a new season with star players Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov on Friday announced that he sold his remaining 51 percent stake in the...
22:39 2019-08-16

Brooklyn Nets select Florida State power forward Kabengele NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets selected Florida State forward Mfiondu Kabengele with the No. 27 selection in the NBA draft Thursday night. The 6-foot-10, 256-pound Kabengele is strong inside and has good touch from 3-point range, making 37% from beyond the arc in two seasons with the Seminoles. T...
06:26 2019-06-21

Nets’ system drew Kevin Durant to Brooklyn: GM Sean Marks Kevin Durant was watching, and he liked what he saw. According to Nets GM Sean Marks, the marquee free agent is a fan of how his new team plays. Marks shared on WFAN on Tuesday that Durant told him, shortly after he announced he was coming to Brooklyn, “I love the system. I love how......
05:13 2019-07-17

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. ...
16:13 2019-05-26

Thief who dove off ramp on Brooklyn Bridge to avoid arrest has died A thief who dove from an off-ramp on the Brooklyn Bridge to flee cops — yelling “I’m not going back to jail!” — has died, The Post has learned. The man, whose name was not immediately known, died at Bellevue Hospital around 12:30 a.m. Sunday, police sources said. The saga started i...
00:39 2019-05-27

Brooklyn man accused of immigration fraud, submitting hundreds of faked applications: DOJ A New York City man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly running an immigration fraud scheme that involved filing over 1,800 fake immigration applications over the past four years, according to a press release from the Department of Justice’s office in Vermont....
02:26 2019-07-24

Billionaire Joe Tsai paid $3.38B for Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center: sources Taiwanese Canadian businessman Joe Tsai is officially the new owner of the Brooklyn Nets basketball team, which is gearing up for a new season with star players Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov on Friday announced that he sold his remaining 51 percent stake in the...
13:26 2019-08-17

Angry Asian-American protesters swarm Richard Carranza’s car in Brooklyn The sign-waving demonstrators couldn't see the embattled schools boss through the vehicle's tinted windows — but were able to clearly express their anger over changes to admissions policy at the city's elite schools that they believe will hurt Asian students....
02:13 2019-08-07

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...
06:39 2019-07-21

Kyrie Irving Commits to Brooklyn, Cementing Nets as Kings of New York The mercurial point guard will sign with the Nets, as will superstar Kevin Durant, making the franchise a force to be reckoned with in the Eastern Conference....
02:52 2019-07-01

Thousands in Brooklyn still in dark as New York City deals with another power outage Con Edison tweeted at 4 a.m. Monday that about half of the 33,000 customers in Brooklyn had power restored after a blackout Sunday.        ...
16:26 2019-07-22

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....
23:39 2019-06-28

Spread Love, It’s the Christopher Wallace Way: Brooklyn Block Re-Named for Notorious B.I.G. On any other day, the storm that lingered over Brooklyn, N.Y.,f may have been looked on as ominous or foreboding. It certainly would’ve deterred anyone from standing in it longer than they absolutely had to. But on Monday, on one block bordering the Clinton Hill and Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhoods,...
01:52 2019-06-12

Tekashi 6ix9ine sparks cash-grabbing frenzy at his former Brooklyn school Good judgment is apparently not part of the curriculum. When notorious rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine showed up at his former middle school in Brooklyn last year, he was welcomed in and gave a spontaneous performance that quickly turned into a “dangerous situation” — when he threw cash at star-struck studen...
05:26 2019-08-18

‘Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion’ exhibit launches at the Brooklyn Museum For seven decades, French designer Pierre Cardin has been an architect of avant-garde chic, inventing everything from bubble dresses to his own fabric. Taking inspiration from space exploration and technology, he conjured gravity-defying gowns with orbiting tiers, “Computer” coats with origami-esque...
03:52 2019-07-06

Shirtless suspect wanted in fatal sucker-punch attack in Brooklyn The NYPD is seeking the public’s help to track down the person who sucker-punched a 52-year-old man in Brighton Beach who died of his injuries after undergoing surgery....
22:52 2019-07-19

FBI agent describes being shot during Brooklyn ambush: ‘It felt like my back exploded’ An FBI agent took the stand Wednesday at his accused shooter’s trial to describe the Dec. 2018 ambush that left him shot in the back — and convinced he was going to die. “It felt like my back exploded,” special agent Christopher Harper told jurors seated on reputed Crips memb...
02:13 2019-07-11

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.”...
10:26 2019-07-02

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...
06:52 2019-05-31

De Blasio’s Brooklyn-Queens streetcar plan faces funding woes Mayor Bill de Blasio’s $2.7 billion streetcar plan to connect the Brooklyn and Queens waterfronts appears headed on a road to nowhere. Reps from the city’s Department of Transportation and Economic Development Corp. testified before a City Council task force Thursday that the Brooklyn-Queens Connect...
01:26 2019-05-31

Alibaba's Tsai nears deal to buy rest of NBA's Brooklyn Nets: source Alibaba Group Holding Ltd co-founder Joseph Tsai is nearing a deal to buy the 51% stake he does not already own in the U.S. basketball team Brooklyn Nets, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters....
01:00 2019-08-15

A Vintage Toyota Corolla SR-5 Drag Car Isn't the Weirdest Thing You'll Find in Brooklyn Today it’s not hard to think of Japanese auto companies being periodic specialists in high-revving, fun, little cars. But back in the ‘70s that was still something of a new concept. We went looking for a bit of that history in Williamsburg, and found a lot more, too....
20:39 2019-06-18

Teen girl shot by stray bullet while sitting near Brooklyn park A 13-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder by a stray bullet while she was sitting on a bench near a Brooklyn park, police said. The teen was sitting on Herkimer Street near St. Andrew Place in Bedford-Stuyvesant soon before 8 p.m. when shots rang out, cops said. She was hit in the shoulder and......
09:39 2019-07-25

Post reporter tests Brooklyn Navy Yard’s self-driving shuttles As I prepared to step into the Brooklyn Navy Yard’s new self-driving shuttles, I felt nervous. “If the car can operate by itself, then why would it need a safety driver up front?” I thought to myself. But once we zoomed off, I quickly got comfortable. Watching the steering wheel turn on its own amaz...
08:00 2019-08-07

Power couple who sold DC home to Obamas buys $9M Brooklyn townhouse Political power couple Joe Lockhart and Giovanna Gray Lockhart have presidential taste when it comes to homes. After selling their Washington, DC, home to the Obamas for $8.1 million in 2017 — the couple had previously rented it to the ex-White House residents — they’ve closed on a...
19:13 2019-06-18

Brooklyn lotto winner quits job to go riding with Bible-thumping bikers He’s heaven on wheels. A Brooklyn superintendent won a $7 million lottery and promptly quit his job to take a cross-country motorcycle trip spreading the word of God, he said Friday. Rafael Gomez, 65, and a group of Bible lovin’ biker pals plan to head to Florida and Vegas on the bikes now tha...
00:00 2019-06-15

Cops searching for suspect who painted ‘Muslims suck’ on Brooklyn school A hateful vandal spray painted two anti-Muslim statments on an elementary school in Brooklyn this week, police said. The suspect walked up to P.S. 52 on East 29th Street near Voorhies Avenue in Sheepshead Bay at about 10:45 p.m. on Sunday and painted “kill Arabs” and “Muslims suck” on a door, cops s...
06:13 2019-06-19

Bodies of Brooklyn couple found badly decomposed in NYCHA apartment A Brooklyn couple were found dead in their NYCHA apartment on Friday, police said. The badly decomposed bodies of the victims — a 54-year-old man and a 59-year-old woman — were found by cops conducting a wellness check at the Bayview Houses in Canarsie at about 3 p.m., cops said. The man...
03:52 2019-08-03

Kevin Durant will join the Brooklyn Nets on four-year, $164.3 million deal The most coveted free agent this off-season, the power forward will miss most or all of 2019-20 while recovering from Achilles surgery.       ...
03:13 2019-07-01

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...
22:26 2019-07-20

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...
11:00 2019-08-11

‘Intentional’ fire at Brooklyn rabbi’s home leaves over a dozen injured A four-alarm fire decimated a rabbi’s Brooklyn home and spread to two others early Thursday, leaving 13 people injured — and investigators suspect the blaze was set intentionally, authorities and sources said. The three-story home on East 17th Street in Midwood erupted into flames just after 4 a.m. ...
07:39 2019-06-14

Meet the fashion designer to the stars working out of her mother’s Brooklyn basement Clothing designer Felisha Noel was at dinner with friends last December, when she got an Instagram notification that took her breath away. She had been tagged in a 30-second clip of Beyoncé serenading husband Jay-Z at his 49th birthday party in South Africa. In the video, the superstar wore a puff-s...
16:39 2019-08-11

Customs officers barred from randomly checking papers on domestic flights Customs officers must inform passengers on domestic flights that ID checks are voluntary after reaching a court settlement in an ACLU lawsuit.        ...
19:26 2019-07-11

Five police officers face disciplinary action over Stormy Daniels arrest Adult film actor was detained by officers last year after strip club raid in city of ColumbusPolice in the US city of Columbus have said five officers from the department’s now-disbanded vice unit are facing disciplinary action over a raid on a strip club last year that resulted in the arrest of Sto...
16:01 2019-08-01

Officers who responded to Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting hailed as 'heroes' Three veteran officers who quickly responded to the mass shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in northern California on Sunday are "heroes," the city's police chief said....
17:00 2019-08-02

U.S. churches, some immigration officers denounce sending asylum seekers to Mexico U.S. faith leaders on Thursday expressed outrage over a Trump administration policy that sends asylum seekers to some of Mexico's most violent cities, echoing U.S. asylum officers who said the program was contrary to America's "moral fabric."...
02:26 2019-06-28

Louisiana police officers fired over Facebook post suggesting AOC should be shot Two Louisiana police officers were fired Monday over a recent social media post that appeared to call for Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., to be shot....
19:26 2019-07-23

At least 60 percent of Mexican police officers cannot pass tests for new force, president says President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Tuesday that only about 60 percent of Mexico's federal police are passing physical and background exams to join the new National Guard, despite the fact they're considered the elite of law enforcement personnel....
18:26 2019-07-09

Two Police Officers Are Fired Over Facebook Post Saying Ocasio-Cortez ‘Needs a Round’ One police officer from Gretna, La., referred to the congresswoman as a “vile idiot” and suggested she should be shot. Another officer liked the post....
04:26 2019-07-23

NYPD officers protest de Blasio outside Democratic debate: ‘Can’t run the city, can’t run the country’ NYPD cops turned out Wednesday to protest New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s appearance at the 2020 Democratic primary debate, calling on him to get back to the Big Apple, negotiate with the men and women in blue, and "finish the job that he ran for."...
05:26 2019-08-01

Four Chicago police officers fired for cover-up in Laquan McDonald killing A Chicago police panel on Thursday fired four officers over the shooting death of a black teenager, Laquan McDonald, in 2014, a case that highlighted racial tension in the United States' third-largest city....
08:26 2019-07-19

Starbucks apologizes to Arizona police after evicting six officers, quells firestorm Starbucks has issued a formal apology to an Arizona police force after six officers were kicked out of a Tempe coffee shop on Independence Day        ...
21:13 2019-07-07

Videos of NYPD officers doused with water on the beat are sparking outrage New York City law enforcement officials are expressing outrage over a pair of videos in which men are seen to be dousing on-duty officers with buckets of water — and in one instance hitting an officer in the head — during the city's recent heat wave....
00:13 2019-07-24

Singapore hopes to groom data protection officers with training framework Government agency responsible for data protection legislation has released a competency framework and skills roadmap detailing skillsets data protection officers need, and expects more than 500 such professionals to benefit from a year-long pilot training programme....
23:00 2019-07-17

Starbucks apologizes to Tempe police after evicting six officers, quells firestorm Starbucks has issued a formal apology to an Arizona police force after six officers were kicked out of a Tempe coffee shop on Independence Day.        ...
21:13 2019-07-07

New details in case of two corrections officers accused of assisting attack on inmate TUCSON – We are learning new details about the case involving two corrections officers who are accused of assisting with an attack on an inmate at the State Prison Complex in Tucson. The interim complaints said Corrections Officers Javier Chavez and Alfredo Reyes allegedly assisted inmates in ...
19:52 2019-07-31

Starbucks apologizes to Tempe police after evicting six officers, trying to quell firestorm Starbucks has issued a formal apology to an Arizona police force after six officers were kicked out of a Tempe coffee shop on Independence Day.        ...
05:39 2019-07-08

Starbucks apologizes after 6 AZ police officers reportedly asked to leave shop NBC NEWS – Starbucks apologized Saturday after an employee reportedly asked six officers to leave one of the company’s stores in a Phoenix suburb because a customer reported feeling unsafe. In a letter addressed to the Tempe Police Department, the executive vice president of Starbucks ap...
04:00 2019-07-09

Los Angeles police: personal data of thousands of officers stolen in breach More than 17,000 applicants also affected in breach of city’s personnel departmentThe personal information of 2,500 Los Angeles police department officers and 17,500 people who had applied to join the force were exposed in a data breach, the department announced on Monday.The department was informed...
01:00 2019-08-01

Mexican police revolt against plans to absorb officers into new National Guard Hundreds of federal police blocked highways in and around the Mexican capital Wednesday in open revolt against plans to absorb the officers into the newly formed National Guard....
05:13 2019-07-04

Sudan military says it thwarts coup attempt, arrests senior officers Sudan's military said on Wednesday that it has thwarted a coup attempt and arrested an unspecified number of senior officers in connection with the plot, state news agency SUNA said....
21:00 2019-07-24

Roadside bomb kills Kenyan police officers near Somali border Blast claimed by Islamist insurgents follows attack in Mogadishu that killed eightA roadside bomb hit a police vehicle patrolling near Kenya’s border with Somalia on Saturday, killing several of the 11 officers inside, a Kenyan police spokesman has said.Separately, another blast in Somalia’s capital...
18:26 2019-06-15

Parents of slain Oklahoma teen suing city, police officers OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The parents of a black teenager who was naked and unarmed when he was fatally shot by suburban Oklahoma City police have filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city and the two officers involved in the shooting. Police say 17-year-old Isaiah Lewis died April 29 after two Edmon...
19:00 2019-05-30

Officers arrest ex-Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari over corruption probe Pakistani authorities arrested former President Asif Ali Zardari Monday as part of a corruption case in which he's accused of funneling money to two private companies....
22:00 2019-06-10

Report: Hundreds of Police Officers Belong to Racist Facebook Groups Investigative journalists have discovered hundreds of law enforcement officers around the country who are active in members-only Facebook groups that are based on racism, hate and ... well, it would be nice to add a third thing here, but that’s about it....
18:39 2019-06-15

Family of Patagonia man killed by officers file wrongful death lawsuit PATAGONIA – Family members of a Patagonia man that was shot and killed by police officers filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Monday, July 22. Brent Bowdon was killed in July 2018 during an encounter with Lake Havasu City Police Officers. Authorities were responding to reports of a possible dome...
10:52 2019-08-07

At least 6 Philadelphia officers wounded in shootout; police warn of active scene A dramatic shootout in Philadelphia stretched on for hours into the night Wednesday as six officers were shot -- and two officers and three hostages were later freed, apparently unhurt....
05:52 2019-08-15

Russia drops charges against journalist Golunov, suspends arresting officers Ivan Golunov has been released from house arrest and charges against him have been dropped. The journalist was wrongly arrested on drug charges by Russian police last week....
18:13 2019-06-11

3 arrested in Coquitlam after objecting to conservation officers destroying family of bears The B.C. Conservation Officer Service says officers arrested three people in Coquitlam on Tuesday, but residents say the arrests and the destruction of the bears were unfair....
18:26 2019-07-31

Video shows Texas officers fatally shooting man inside truck FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Fort Worth police have released body camera footage of officers fatally shooting a man who ignored repeated police orders to drop his handgun. Police Chief Ed Kraus on Thursday showed reporters and community activists the video of the Sunday shooting of JaQuavion (juh-KWAY&#...
03:00 2019-06-14

FBI says a man has died after being shot in an exchange of gunfire with officers outside a courthouse in downtown Dallas DALLAS (AP) — FBI says a man has died after being shot in an exchange of gunfire with officers outside a courthouse in downtown Dallas. The post FBI says a man has died after being shot in an exchange of gunfire with officers outside a courthouse in downtown Dallas appeared first on LEX18.com....
20:26 2019-06-17

NYPD officers' suicides prompt top cop to cite 'mental health crisis' The commissioner of the country's largest police force said the department has a "crisis" on its hands after three officers killed themselves in 10 days....
18:39 2019-06-16

10 Kenyan police officers killed by roadside bomb near Somali border Kenyan officials say at least 10 police officers are dead after their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device near the Somali border in a suspected extremist attack....
20:13 2019-06-15

Swedish police say officers shoot man threatening people at train station STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish police say officers shoot man threatening people at train station. The post Swedish police say officers shoot man threatening people at train station appeared first on LEX18.com....
12:13 2019-06-10

Suspect Surrenders After Shooting 6 Police Officers During 8-Hour Standoff in Philadelphia: ‘It Was Like a War’ After shooting six police officers during a standoff that lasted almost eight hours, 36-year-old Maurice Hill surrendered to authorities....
15:52 2019-08-16

Dozens of police officers injured in Memphis riots over fatal shooting At least two dozen police officers and two journalists were injured in violent riots that broke out in Memphis overnight, the city’s mayor said Thursday. Six officers were taken to the hospital, Mayor Jim Strickland said in a statement. The injuries came amid clashes between police and protest...
17:26 2019-06-13

CBP officers seize ancient Egyptian mummy linen at northern border U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Michigan seized five jars of ancient Egyptian mummy linen coming illegally through the northern border last month....
22:00 2019-06-27

| WATCH | Mexico City suspends six police officers in rape investigation Mexico City's mayor has said that six police officers were suspended as part of an investigation into the rape of two teenage girls, after demonstrations by hundreds of women demanding justice....
15:26 2019-08-14

72 Philadelphia police officers on administrative duty after alleged offensive posts More than 70 Philadelphia police officers are off the streets after racist or offensive social media posts were uncovered.        ...
01:39 2019-06-21

White officers in Texas who led black man on rope avoid criminal charges Donald Neely was arrested by two mounted officers who handcuffed him and used a rope to lead him through the city Two white police officers who prompted national outcry after leading a black man through the streets of Galveston, Texas by a rope while they rode on horseback will not face criminal cha...
22:52 2019-08-19

‘Zombie homes’ lure black mold, drug addicts to Brooklyn neighborhood Sheepshead Bay is infested with zombies. But a lust for brains isn’t the problem — it’s mold, feral cats, drifters and property values. The properties located at 4, 5 and 14a Lake Ave. in Brooklyn — a low-lying area known as the courts — have sat vacant since Hurricane Sandy slammed the neighborhood...
23:00 2019-08-14

Brooklyn Burger King caught replacing meatless Impossible Whoppers with beef For the last few weeks, a Williamsburg Burger King advertised the popular vegan option on its menu, even though the burger is only available in select cities....
01:13 2019-06-09

Brooklyn-bred Navy cook recalls storming Omaha Beach unarmed on D-Day Joseph DiTonno’s LST transport ship was about halfway across the English Channel to Normandy when the captain’s voice cut through the dark over the speaker. “It’s too rough, we’re going back,” said the captain, to the recollection of DiTonno, now 94 and a resident of a state veterans’ home in Queens...
04:26 2019-06-06

Joseph Tsai buys Barclays Center, becomes sole owner of Brooklyn Nets Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov has agreed to sell full ownership of the Barclays Center and his 51% controlling interest in the Nets to Alibaba co-founder Joseph Tsai....
16:39 2019-08-17

Man named Julius Caesar fatally shot in Brooklyn, gunman arrested: cops A Brooklyn man named Julius Caesar was fatally shot in broad daylight by a gunman who has since been nabbed by police, authorities said Thursday. The 31-year-old was in the passenger seat of a Ford Fusion sedan stopped at a red light on Union Street near Utica Avenue in Crown Heights around 5:40 p.m...
18:00 2019-07-11

City moving forward with protected bike lane in Brooklyn after cyclist deaths The city announced Tuesday it will finally move forward with a stalled plan to build a protected bike lane along Brooklyn’s Fourth Avenue — after two cyclists were fatally hit by vehicles nearby this year. The city had been planning a pedaling path stretching four miles from Atlantic Ave...
02:13 2019-08-07

Video shows garbage truck that overturned in Brooklyn collided with street sweeper The private sanitation truck that crushed several cars in Brooklyn on Wednesday — leaving two people injured — had collided with a New York City Sanitation Department street sweeper moments before overturning. Video posted on Twitter shows the broom crossing the intersection of Flushing ...
03:26 2019-07-11

Brooklyn Decker questions her parenting skills after sending daughter off to school to fend for herself Brooklyn Decker fought back tears as she left her youngest daughter, 17-month-old Stevie, to "fend for herself" at baby school.        ...
20:00 2019-05-22

Food hall’s mess leaves prime Brooklyn retail space in limbo A complicated landlord-tenant dispute has put in limbo a prime, 8,000-square-foot vacant retail space in downtown Brooklyn. Muss Development, owner of two retail floors at 345 Adams St., expected to take the space back from the Hill Country Food Park a few months ago, after the restaurateurs couldn’...
19:39 2019-07-31

Artist Marc Faust dies weeks after random Brooklyn bodega assault A Brooklyn artist died weeks after he was randomly attacked by a man inside a Brooklyn bodega, according to authorities. Marc Faust, 66, succumbed to his injuries at Kings County Hospital on Tuesday night — two weeks after 24-year-old Jason Jacobs repeatedly punched him in the face and body in an un...
21:00 2019-07-18

‘It is deception’: Brooklyn court candidate slams victor who switched to Jewish surname A Jewish Brooklyn judicial candidate says she was robbed of victory when her Protestant opponent changed her name to Cohen to seem more kosher at the ballot box. “It is deception,” Tehilah Berman, 49, told The Post of rival lawyer Caroline Piela’s legal name change to Caroline Cohen during a nasty r...
07:13 2019-06-30

Kevin Durant to sign with Brooklyn Nets, leaving Golden State Warriors Durant won titles with Golden State in 2017 and ’18 then was injured for much of this postseason as the team lost the NBA Finals in six games to the Toronto Raptors....
05:39 2019-07-01

Free agent Kevin Durant says on social media he is signing with the Brooklyn Nets OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Free agent Kevin Durant says on social media he is signing with the Brooklyn Nets. The post Free agent Kevin Durant says on social media he is signing with the Brooklyn Nets appeared first on LEX18.com....
00:26 2019-07-01

Kevin Durant to sign with Brooklyn Nets, Kyrie Irving reportedly will join him NBA star Kevin Durant will sign a four-year deal to play for the Brooklyn Nets, bringing an abrupt end to one of the most hotly anticipated sagas of the league's free agency season....
01:52 2019-07-01

Adobe Lightroom is now on the Mac App Store The first major Adobe app to be available on the Mac App Store has finally arrived. Adobe Lightroom, one of the apps in its Creative Cloud suite, is now available for download. It was one of the applications Apple promised would be available through......
00:26 2019-06-21

Antonio Brown Had Better Have Something Else In Store You hate when a great story about massive foot blisters, home-painted football helmets, ultimatums, and coaches supporting their players through clenched teeth and retirement threats takes an obvious plot twist, but here we are: Antonio Brown v. Roger Goodell:...
05:13 2019-08-13

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending May 26, 2019: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. The Upside 2. Isn’t It Romantic (2019) 3. How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World 4. Hunter Killer 5. Cold Pursuit 6. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 7. Fighting With My Family 8. Bumblebee 9. Apol...
22:52 2019-05-28

The best candy store in every state Yelp user / Amy P. Every state in the US offers its own spin on candy, chocolate, and other desserts. Using data from Yelp, we've compiled a list of the best candy store in every state. Dolle's Candyland in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, is a famous spot for saltwater taffy. People love the Columbus, Oh...
08:39 2019-08-10

We went to a Gap store and saw why its sales have been struggling (GPS) Bethany Biron/Business Insider Gap Inc. reported that same-store sales of its namesake brand decreased by 10% in the first quarter of 2019 as a result of inventory woes and declining foot traffic. After Gap announced plans earlier this year to spin off its Old Navy brand into a separate company, t...
05:39 2019-06-02

Starbucks apologizes after police officers asked to leave shop because of customer complaint Starbucks apologized to police officers who asked to leave from its location in a Phoenix suburb after a customer said they didn't feel safe with cops present. ...
03:13 2019-07-07

‘Police officers demanded to see my books’: Elif Shafak on Turkey's war on free-speech The author once put on trial for ‘insulting Turkishness’ explains why writers, academics and especially women, face escalating hostility in Erdoğan’s TurkeyOne day two months ago I woke up to thousands of abusive messages on Turkish social media, many of them generated by bots and trolls. Sentences ...
19:52 2019-07-15

Memphis police officers injured in unrest following officer-involved shooting: reports The fatal shooting of a suspect who allegedly emerged from his vehicle with a weapon after ramming the vehicles of approaching law enforcement officers sparked a clash between Memphis residents and police on Wednesday night, according to reports....
15:13 2019-06-13

Tory leadership race: Sajid Javid says he will put 20,000 more police officers on the beat if elected Conservative leadership hopeful Sajid Javid has promised to put 20,000 more police officers back on the street if he is elected to be the next Prime Minister....
16:52 2019-05-29

13 Philadelphia police officers fired for racist, violent social media posts Thirteen Philadelphia police officers will be fired for making racist and violent social media posts, Police Commissioner Richard Ross announced Thursday....
03:26 2019-07-19

Philadelphia to fire 13 police officers after series of racist, discriminatory Facebook posts Examples included posts with the words “Death to Islam,” referring to blacks as “thugs,” and homophobic memes that referenced violence.        ...
02:52 2019-07-19

Dozens of border patrol agents and officers rushed to the scene of El Paso shooting More than 130 federal agents and officers assigned to the U.S.-Mexico border near El Paso, Texas, responded to the shooting scene at WalMart last Saturday, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)....
01:26 2019-08-09

Starbucks shop boots police officers because customer ‘did not feel safe’ around them: reports Some police officers in Tempe, Ariz., say they were asked to leave a Starbucks coffee shop on the Fourth of July because a customer complained they “did not feel safe” with the cops present, according to reports....
10:26 2019-07-06

NYPD chief urges officers struggling with mental health to seek help following suicides Following the suicides of two veteran NYPD officers in two days, one of the department’s top cops on Friday urged fellow officers to speak up and seek help if they are struggling with their mental health. “We’ve lost two of our members of service due to suicide and this is somethin...
00:39 2019-06-08

Pentagon Ends Review of Deadly Niger Ambush, Again Blaming Junior Officers Military leaders have struggled over how to apportion blame over the deaths of four American soldiers amid family members’ demands to hold more senior officers accountable....
07:00 2019-06-06

7 police officers resign after offensive Facebook posts bashing immigrants, Muslims The Philadelphia Police Department says seven officers whose Facebook posts were flagged in an investigation have resigned.        ...
23:39 2019-08-01

Tempe Officers Association 'encouraged' by Starbucks apology after cops asked to leave The Tempe Officers Association responded Sunday to the controversy that unfolded after some police officers were asked to leave an Arizona Starbucks on Independence Day, saying the union was “encouraged” by Starbucks’ apology and looked forward to “a welcome dialogue.”...
01:00 2019-07-08

Factbox: U.S. police officers who kill unarmed black men often avoid criminal liability A New York City policeman became the latest example of a law enforcement officer to face no criminal liability for killing an unarmed black man when the U.S. Department of Justice said on Tuesday it would not prosecute him in the July 17, 2014 killing of Eric Garner with a prohibited chokehold....
01:52 2019-07-17

Data breach exposes personal information of thousands of LAPD officers and applicants A data breach into the Los Angeles Personnel Department exposed the information of thousands of LAPD officers and applicants.       ...
18:00 2019-07-31

Philadelphia suspect in custody after hours-long ordeal that left 6 officers wounded A dramatic shootout in Philadelphia stretched on for hours into the night Wednesday as six officers were shot -- and two officers and three hostages were later freed, apparently unhurt....
07:26 2019-08-15

Five police officers who arrested Stormy Daniels at a strip club last year are being disciplined for it The vice unit of the department, which has since been disbanded, is currently under investigation by federal authorities. The investigation was sparked in part from Daniels’ arrest....
00:26 2019-08-02

Starbucks apologizes after employee asks police officers to leave Phoenix shop Starbucks is apologizing after an employee reportedly asked six police officers to leave or change their location in one of the company's shops in a Phoenix suburb....
06:00 2019-07-07

'Tough guy' arrested in latest water-dousing incident on NYPD officers, commissioner says A man accused of spraying two New York City police officers with a bottle of water last week on the heels of other water dousing incidents involving cops has been arrested, the city's police commissioner announced Thursday. ...
22:26 2019-08-01

Starbucks apologizes after police officers reportedly asked to leave Arizona shop http://x-default-stgec.uplynk.com/ausw/slices/e81/c0ab5584e67842a5a9ab685b5c0d943b/e8121ed0ac0d4a118a219268f34c9e11/e8121ed0ac0d4a118a219268f34c9e11_g.mp4 _____ Starbucks apologized Saturday after an employee reportedly asked six officers to leave one of the company’s stores in a Phoenix subur...
11:00 2019-07-08

Suicide cop’s sister says NYPD officers stay mum on mental health out of demotion fears Cops like NYPD suicide victim Robert Echeverria keep their mental health struggles a secret for fear their bosses will take their guns away — and demote them to a desk job where they’ll lose their overtime pay, his sister told The Post. “I offered my brother $500 to go to a private psychiatris...
04:13 2019-08-17

White cops no more likely to shoot minorities dead than black, Hispanic officers: study The study out of Michigan State University and the University of Maryland at College Park found "no evidence of anti-Black or anti-Hispanic disparities across shootings."...
05:13 2019-07-23

St Louis prosecutor refuses to accept cases from police officers accused of racism Attorney refuses to advance investigations of officers who have allegedly posted racist and violent comments on social mediaThe top prosecutor in St Louis has compiled an “exclusion list” of dozens of police officers whose investigations she will not advance by bringing charges or processing warrant...
01:39 2019-06-20

Philadelphia Yanks 72 Police Officers Off the Street Because They Couldn't Stop Being Racist on Facebook Maybe racist rhetoric on social media isn’t really your thing, but 72 Philadelphia police officers just got yanked off the street and reassigned to administrative duty because it’s apparently theirs....
16:39 2019-06-20

Texas police officers who led black man down a street by rope will not face criminal probe Two Texas police officers who led a handcuffed black man down a street by a rope will not face a criminal probe by the state's law enforcement agency, according to officials....
12:13 2019-08-19

Louisiana officers fired over post suggesting harm to N.Y. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Two Louisiana police officers have lost their jobs after one of them suggested on social media that congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot, authorities said....
15:52 2019-07-23

Hundreds of Current and Former Law Enforcement Officers Reportedly Found in Extremist Facebook Groups Hundreds of current and former police officers and other law enforcement personnel are members of “Confederate, anti-Islam, misogynistic or anti-government militia groups” on Facebook, according to an investigation by the U.S. Center for Investigative Reporting’s Reveal News posted on Friday.Read mo...
01:39 2019-06-16

Dayton shooting, chaos captured on surveillance video as officers seen racing towards gunfire Authorities in Dayton, Ohio can be seen racing into action in surveillance video that shows the chaotic moments when a gunman behind the shooting that left nine dead opened fire early Sunday in a neighborhood full of bars and restaurants, sending people scrambling for cover. ...
21:26 2019-08-05

3 Officers Allegedly Asked For Bribe In Hafiz Saeed-Linked Case, Shifted Three National Investigation Agency (NIA) officers have been transferred for allegedly demanding Rs 2 crore in bribes to exclude a Delhi-based businessman linked to a terror-funding case involving......
11:00 2019-08-20

Asylum officers union: Trump migration policy goes against nation's 'moral fabric' A union representing U.S. asylum officers has asked a federal court to end the Trump administration's policy of forcing migrants to wait in Mexico while the United States decides their asylum cases....
18:52 2019-06-27

Bondi Beach mural of Border Force officers defaced after council vote to keep it Artist Luke Cornish’s critique of Australia’s offshore detention regime provoked push by local Liberals for its removalA contentious mural on Sydney’s Bondi Beach highlighting Australia’s hardline immigration policies and deaths in detention has been vandalised, amid calls for its removal.The black ...
12:52 2019-08-07

Rajnath Singh Meets Top Army Officers, Reviews Security, Border Situation Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday held a meeting with top Army officials and reviewed the security challenges facing the country, including the situation along borders with Pakistan and China,......
01:13 2019-06-15

72 Philadelphia police officers taken off streets over alleged racist social media posts Philadelphia has placed 72 of its police officers on administrative duty pending an investigation into alleged bigoted social media posts. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.        ...
01:39 2019-06-21

Videos of water being dumped on New York City police officers create stir NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan says the department wants to make arrests as a result of the video.        ...
10:13 2019-07-24

Alibaba's Tsai to buy Brooklyn Nets in deal valuing team at $2.35 billion, media reports The deal, which is expected to be announced this week, would value the team at $2.35 billion, according to unnamed sources cited by the New York Post....
00:39 2019-08-15

The Park Slope, Brooklyn resident who started a petition to stop the city of New York from building The Park Slope, Brooklyn resident who started a petition to stop the city of New York from building two homeless shelters in her neighborhood is the founder of a women’s rights group who “sees no conflict in advocating against the shelters, despite its intended purpose of serving mostly women and ch...
02:52 2019-05-29

Jewish school in Brooklyn installing bullet-resistant doors in wake of mass shootings A Jewish school in Brooklyn is the first school in New York City to install metal bullet-resistant doors with the goal of protecting students from active shooters, according to a report this week....
11:26 2019-08-14

Big-box store could imperil the heart of Williamsburg Think the indie spirit still burns in the heart of Williamsburg? Big-box retail may soon swallow the Bedford Avenue stop. Benjamin Bernstein of RedSky Capital has spent the last several years piecing together a string of adjacent buildings from 184 to 192 on Bedford between North Sixth and North Sev...
06:13 2019-05-23

Amazon opens its second Go store in New York Amazon's brick and mortar empire continues to expand, after the company opened its second, larger cashier-free store in Park Avenue, New York City today....
12:52 2019-06-11

Epic Store Rage Has Gotten Out Of Hand The developers of cutesy Animal Crossing-Pokemon mashup Ooblets just had a weekend from hell. After trying to preempt a tidal wave of rage over their newly announced Epic Games Store exclusivity, they got hit with a swirling tsunami of foaming-at-the-mouth anger, up to and including death threats an...
14:52 2019-08-07

Huawei Might Already Have Its Own App Store to Counter Google Ban Despite the Department of Commerce recently granting U.S. tech companies a 90-day extension to continue working with Huawei, due to increased security concerns and the threat of being banned from using U.S. tech, Huawei is being forced to prepare for a future without access to Google and apps hosted...
18:26 2019-05-21

TJX quarterly same-store sales top expectations TJX Cos Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly same-store sales on Tuesday, as the off-price retailer's steep discounts brought more shoppers to its Marshalls and HomeGoods stores....
15:52 2019-05-21

Developers sue Apple over App Store practices Two app developers on Tuesday sued Apple Inc over its App Store practices, making claims similar to those in a lawsuit brought by consumers that the U.S. Supreme Court recently allowed to proceed....
18:52 2019-06-04

Saks Off Fifth closing only store in the Bronx Saks’ discount brand, Saks Off Fifth, is pulling out of the Bronx after opening its first store there two years ago. The 25,000-square-foot store at the Bay Plaza Shopping Center will close on Oct. 31, according to a public filing. The store employs 31 staffers. The luxury discount chain’s parent co...
14:00 2019-07-23