Councilwoman-elect Laurie Cumbo said tension over Crown Heights real estate may have sparked the attacks.
The victim was walking on Wortman Avenue when she was hit from behind, the NYPD said.
A fire on the tracks between Franklin Avenue and Nostrand Avenue halted some subway service.
Crown Heights & Prospect Heights Events
The incoming police commissioner will have to grapple with an uptick in major crime categories.Read More »
Mandela, who was 95, was honored at the South African restaurant named for him.Read More »
A truck's wheels were swallowed up by a sinkhole on West 12th at Fifth Ave, the FDNY said.Read More »
Hell's Kitchen residents want the gay bar Fairytail Lounge shut down.Read More »
Black Bear Sugarworks of Vermont is opening its first shop at 374 Fifth Ave.Read More »
The applicant, Brooklyn Classic, filed to get a liquor license for 319 Frost St.Read More »
The DeLucia brothers run farmers markets in the summer and regionally grown trees in the winter.Read More »
The disruption is caused by signal problems between Broadway Junction and Myrtle Ave.-Wycoff Ave.Read More »
The 6, A, D, F, G, J, M, Q, N, R, Rockaway and Franklin Avenue shuttle will all be affected.Read More »
Rough Trade is upgrading its soundproofing just a week-and-a-half after it opened.Read More »
The controversial development at 77 Commercial St. was slated for a Thursday vote.Read More »
The Lower East Side Tenement Museum hopes to delve into post-World War II immigrant history.Read More »
Bill Bratton, who helped the city see record crime drops in the 1990s, will replace Raymond Kelly.Read More »
Anthony Benjamin, 33, was arrested after stealing someone's credit card in Midtown, police said.Read More »
The holiday tour features recordings from the Armstrong family during Christmas.Read More »
The incident occurred on a Manhattan-bound E train near Roosevelt Avenue.Read More »
George Espinal is asking for help from high places as he fights to keep his precinct council role.Read More »