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PHOTOS: 'Sneaker Culture' Exhibit Coming to the Brooklyn Museum This Summer

The 150 pairs of sneakers on display will include original Air Force 1's and designs by Kanye West.

Crown Heights »

6 Women Broke Teen's Ankle in Fight at Botanic Garden Station: NYPD

The assault happened on the platform of the Franklin Avenue shuttle in Crown Heights, police said.

Crown Heights »

VIDEO: Police Remove Activist Leader From Crown Heights Rezoning Meeting

Alicia Boyd of Movement to Protect the People was given a summons for disorderly conduct, police said.

Crown Heights »

Missing Lawyer Dies Nearly 2 Months After Being Hit by Car in Brooklyn

Gerald Kane, who also went by the name Moshe Kanofsky, was hit by an Audi in Crown Heights, police said.

Crown Heights »

8-Story Building to Replace Eastern Parkway Gas Station That Sold for $32M

Twenty percent of the 133 units at 1525 Bedford Ave. will be affordable, the buyer's broker said.

Midtown »

What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

Heat complaints are on the rise, stoners are teaching sex ed, and DNAinfo looked at school diversity.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Man Wounded in Dollar Van Shooting Among Recent Gun Violence, Police Say

The shooting was one of three that occurred within 12 hours in the neighborhood Tuesday and Wednesday.

Crown Heights »

2 Brooklyn Men Indicted For Manslaughter After Drunk Driving Death, DA Says

Richard Roman-Santos and Gerrard Herbert were both indicted after the death of a female passenger. 

Crown Heights »

MAP: Development Booming in Crown Heights and Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

There are more than a dozen major construction projects underway or planned for the area.

Crown Heights »

Straphanger Hits Man With Electric Guitar in Subway Station, Police Say

The suspect asked, "What are you looking at?" then hit a man in the Crown Heights station, police said.

Crown Heights »

Two Teens Arrested for Crown Heights Subway Assault

Akeem Mattis, 18, and Christopher Rodriguez, 19, were arrested Thursday, police said.

Crown Heights »

Man Beaten to Death Inside His Crown Heights Home, Police Say

Anthony Freeman was found inside his building with blunt force trauma to his head, police said.

Crown Heights »

West Indian Day Parade Brings Colorful Crowds to Eastern Parkway

People showed off their Caribbean pride with flags and colorful costumes at the Labor Day parade.

Crown Heights »

Woman Attacked by Youth Hurling Anti-Semitic Slurs, Police Say

A woman was attacked in Crown Heights Thursday afternoon, police said.

Crown Heights »

A 13-Year-Old Girl Snapped This Photo of the Man Who Groped Her, Police Say

The incident took place at a bodega at the corner of Utica Avenue and Eastern Parkway.