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Bed-Stuy »

Teen Beaten Unconscious and Stripped of His Pants on L Train, Police Say

Four males attacked a 16-year-old on an L train, police said.

Midtown »

16 Subway Lines Slated for Service Changes This Weekend

The 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, A, C, D, E, F, J, L, M, Q, R and Rockaway Shuttle will all be impacted.

Bed-Stuy »

Restaurant Owner Sentenced for Failing to Pay Workers $17K in Back Wages

Employees at Edna's Soul Food Restaurant in Brownsville were owed pay for up to two months of work.

Crown Heights »

Brooklyn Man Dead After Car Crash Into Crown Heights Gas Station

Richard Jones, 68, veered into a gas pump on Atlantic Avenue over the weekend, police said.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Community Board Backs Land Use Changes for Manufacturing Zone

Brooklyn's CB8 approved a rezoning resolution to increase density and building heights on Thursday.

Bed-Stuy »

Planned Changes to B46 Bus Would Cause Traffic Nightmare, Locals Say

Changes include removing traffic islands and extending sidewalks at Fulton Street and Utica Avenue.

Crown Heights »

See 6 New Bands at the Crown Heights Independent Music Extravaganza

The local artist showcase will take place in a former car repair shop on Atlantic Avenue this weekend.

Brownsville »

Two Men Arrested for Fatally Shooting Driver at Gas Station, Police Say

Charles Williams and Moeleek Harrell gunned down Derek Quattlebaum in Richmond Hill, police said.

Prospect Heights »

Barclays Center Construction Worker Crushed to Death by Falling Steel

Peter Zepf was helping put together the arena's "green roof" on Tuesday.

Woodhaven »

Man Critically Hurt After Getting Shot in the Head, Sources Say

The 28-year-old man was shot outside his Woodhaven home about noon Friday, sources said.

Crown Heights »

Milk River Club Patron Robbed and Shot in Crown Heights, Police Say

Two men are wanted for the Jan. 12 attack at the Atlantic Avenue nightclub, officials said.

Union Square »

Too Cold to Go Out? Try These 8 Events Near Major Subway Hubs

Avoid hibernation: Find fun and social opportunities only a short walk from a major subway connection. 

East New York »

City Wants 'Cushion Against Gentrification' in East New York Rezoning

Officials plan to turn Atlantic Avenue into a "vibrant corridor" with buildings up to 12 stories.

Prospect Heights »

Brooklyn Post Office Nixes Prospect Heights Move After ZIP Code Snafu

The Times Plaza post office serving Boerum Hill may move to Park Slope instead, a USPS rep said.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Dies After Falling Through Sidewalk Cellar Door, Officials Say

A man fell through the sidewalk hatch outside 1281 Bedford Ave. in Bed-Stuy, officials said.