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Bed-Stuy »

New Bed-Stuy Commanding Officer Vows to Rebuild Trust With Community

Deputy Inspector Scott Henderson wants to rebuild the bonds between the community and police.

Coney Island »

Coney Island's Luna Park Opens for the Season

Crowds flocked to Coney Island’s Luna Park for the opening day of the season.

Coney Island »

Teen Indicted for Murder in Coney Island Arson that Killed Officer

Marcell Dockery, 16, was indicted for murder for his involvement in Sunday's arson.

Coney Island »

NYPD Overhauls Fire Protocol and May Train With FDNY After Officer Dies

The police department didn't have any rules in place for that specific emergency situation.

Downtown Brooklyn »

14-Year-Old Charged With Murder in Bus Shooting of Brooklyn Dad

Kathon Anderson, 14, shot innocent bystander Angel Rojas, prosecutors say.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Gallery Looks at Brooklyn's Evolution Through Art

A group of artists is examining the ever-changing history of Brooklyn through a month-long art exhibit.

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.

Midtown »

Weekend Service Changes Will Disrupt 12 Subway Lines

The 6, A, D, F, G, J, M, Q, N, R, Rockaway and Franklin Avenue shuttle will all be affected.

Rockaway Beach »

New Multimillion Dollar Beach Bathrooms Already Starting to Fall Apart

The structures, built after Hurricane Sandy, are going down the toilet with rust, cracks and leaks.

Coney Island »

Castles and Creatures Take Shape at the Coney Island Sand Sculpture Contest

Coney Island hosted the 23rd annual sand sculpture competition, drawing huge crowds to the beach.

Coney Island »

60-Year-Old Man Yanked Down Stairs and Robbed at Coney Island D/Q Station

Attackers grabbed the man's cellphone and fled on West Brighton Avenue, cops said.

Coney Island »

Child, Woman Injured on Coney Island Ride Wednesday, Officials Say

The accident happened on the Sea Serpent Roller Coaster ride at Deno's Wonder Wheel Amusement Park.

Greenwich Village »

Coney Island Amusement Park Film to Show at IFC Center

"Zipper: Coney Island's Last Wild Ride" tells the story of how the classic ride left the park.

Midtown »

New Yorkers Show Off Their Patriotic Colors on July 4th Holiday

NYC celebrated the 4th with trips to Coney Island's hot dog eating contest and visits to the waterfront.

Coney Island »

Mermaid Parade Brightens Coney Island With Mythology and Mayhem

The wild costumes and colorful floats of the popular parade drew hundreds of thousands.