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Crown Heights »

Rabbi Struck and Killed Crossing Street in Crown Heights, Officials Say

Rabbi Yekutiel Rapp, 66, was taken to the hospital in cardiac arrest and pronounced dead, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Two Interfaith Hospital Activists Honored With Public Health Award

Two activists leading the fight to save Interfaith from closure will be honored for their efforts.

Woodside »

Queens Metro-North Victim Was Beloved Nurse Who Worked With Children

Nurse Kisook Ahn, 35, boarded the train after a 12-hour shift taking care of children.

East Flatbush »

Brooklyn Hospital Told Wrong Patients They Had HIV, Whistle-Blower Says

A lab worker who reported potentially deadly mistakes was threatened and denied a promotion, she said.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Recovering After Park Avenue Shooting in Bed-Stuy

A suspect was seen leaving the scene in a Dodge Charger, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Stabbed to Death Trying to Defend Cousin, Cops Say

Orlando Houston died in the lobby of 878 Park Ave., cops said.

Crown Heights »

Man Killed in Crown Heights Double Shooting, Cops Say

The two sat in a car on President Street in Crown Heights when the shooter opened fire, cops say.

East New York »

Woman Killed, Another Hurt in Brooklyn Shooting

The two unidentified victims were shot inside of 359 E. 25th St. Tuesday morning, cops said.

Bushwick »

Cyclist Critically Injured in Apparent Hit-and-Run in Brooklyn, Police Say

The 38-year-old man sustained a serious head injury in the crash on Central Avenue.

Crown Heights »

Man Killed in Dirt Bike Accident Near Kings County Hospital, Police Say

Paul Carthy's dirt bike slammed into a Nissan Altima on Clarkson Avenue and East 38th Street, cops said.

Fort Greene »

Scissors-Wielding Man Shot by Police Charged With Assault, NYPD Says

Keary Green, 40, lunged at a woman with scissors before a police officer shot him Wednesday, cops said.

Bushwick »

Man Hurt in Fall From Scaffolding, Officials Say

A man was injured when he fell from scaffolding on Putnam Avenue in Brooklyn, the FDNY said.

Williamsburg »

Bicyclist Struck Near Williamsburg Bridge in Brooklyn

The cyclist, a man in his 20s, suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Crown Heights »

Pedestrian Killed in Eastern Parkway Crash

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle on Eastern Parkway and Schenectady Avenue, officials said.

Crown Heights »

12-Year-Old Boy Shot in Leg in Crown Heights

A boy was shot at 298 Utica Ave. at Union Street May 21, 2012, officials said.