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Basketball's African-American Forefathers Take Center Court in Exhibit

A NY-Historical Society exhibit celebrates African-American basketball teams that predated the NBA.

Chinatown »

Contaminated Chinatown Seafood Sparks Skin Infection Outbreak, City Says

An outbreak of skin infections has been linked to fish in Chinatowns in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens.

Crown Heights »

Brooklyn Man Charged With Shooting Officer Had Prior Clashes With the Law

Robinson had multiple run-ins with the law before shooting officer James Li in Crown Heights Wednesday.

Prospect Heights »

Murdered Vogue Dancer Laid to Rest

Friends and family paid their last respects to slain Vogue dancer Terrell Anderson.

Financial District »

Huge Prostitution Ring Tackled Days Before Super Bowl, Authorities Say

Four days before the Super Bowl, authorities took down one of the biggest prostitution rings in the city.

Crown Heights »

Community Mourns 'Vogue' Dance Innovator Stabbed in Crown Heights

Terrell Anderson was found dead Thursday in his Crown Heights apartment with a stab wound to his head.

Crown Heights »

'Vogue' Dancer Stabbed to Death in His Crown Heights Home

Terrell Anderson, 35, performed under the name Terrell Ebony, his brother said.

Brownsville »

Police Find Minivan Used in Abduction of Menachem Stark

The Dodge Caravan was found Tuesday, according to reports.

Sunset Park »

Google Glass Should Be Banned Behind the Wheel, State Assemblyman Says

Assemblyman Felix W. Ortiz introduced legislation to ban the use of Google Glass while driving.

Canarsie »

Woman Struck and Killed by SUV in Canarsie, Police Say

A woman was struck and killed in Brooklyn, the NYPD said. 

Coney Island »

Coney Island Teen Shot Dead on Christmas Eve, Police Say

Yaquin English, 17, was shot multiple times in front of his Coney Island apartment complex, police said.

Brownsville »

Mom of 2-Year-Old Killed by Out-of-Control Car Turns to Helping Others

Wendy McLean, who lost her son in a tragic accident, is helping other mothers who have lost their kids.

East New York »

Bogus Policeman Tricks Grandmother Into Turning Over $1,500, NYPD Says

A pair of con artists tricked a woman out of $1,500 by telling her that her grandson was under arrest.

Flatiron »

Water Towers Brimming With Neon Messages to Fill Madison Square Park

Three 8-foot water towers containing neon lights and mirrors will go on display in Madison Square Park.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Man Killed By Subway Train in Brooklyn

A man was killed after being hit by a train in Brooklyn Saturday night.

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