The buyer threatened to "get physical" if the teen tried to take the sneakers back, police said.
Six people were killed in the 10025 zip code last year, compared to just one in 2013.
Zbigniew Truszkowski fought with a man who stabbed him in the Dupont Street building, police said.
The owner of Milk and Roses in Greenpoint suffered two cuts to his chest from the incident, police said.
A 13-year-old boy was seriously hurt when he was hit by a cab while riding his bike, police said.
The body of Steven L. Middleton was found in Newtown Creek, officials said.
Chef Krzysztof Drzewiecki will add to his North Brooklyn mini-empire with Dziupla at 194 Bedford Ave.
Local businesses didn't pay for lights to be hung for the first time in decades, officials said.
Gal Sela said he might knock down the building where dozens of formerly homeless men currently live.
Doc Pomus wrote famous 1960s rock songs "Save the Last Dance for Me" and "This Magic Moment."
Police released a video of a man that they believe was the attacker.
Bob Germino, 76, bought his Marilyn Monroe cut-out online to accompany him at shows and on rides.
Paradise Bird Shop's owner has been obsessed with feathered animals since his childhood.
Commissioner Kelly and hundreds of kids kicked off the summer's Play Streets program Tuesday.
A woman was reportedly raped at knifepoint on the sidewalk this weekend.
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