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Osama Bin Laden's Son-in-Law Faces Terrorism Charges in New York

Sulaiman Abu Ghayth was arrested on terrorism-related charges and brought to New York, officials said.

Morrisania »

Son Charged with Murdering Mom and Hacking Up Her Body, Police Say

Bashid McLean, 23, is charged with killing his mother, 45-year-old Tanya Byrd.

Forest Hills »

'Harlem Shake' Craze Gets Forest Hills High School Student Arrested

A Queens student was arrested for organizing a mass performance of the "Harlem Shake" dance craze.

East Williamsburg »

North Brooklyn Stop-and-Frisk Subjects Frequently Black or Hispanic

Blacks were stopped far more frequently than other groups in Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Bushwick. 

Staten Island »

Northern SI Had More Stop-and-Frisks Than Rest of Borough Combined

The borough's 120th precinct had more stops than both the 122nd and 123rd combined in 2011.

Van Nest »

Man Sues City For Arresting Him Twice for Same Murder

Raed Ayyash is suing because investigators arrested him twice over two decades for the same crime.

Crown Heights »

Off-Duty Cop Arrested for Menacing in Brooklyn, NYPD Says

Jim Paul, 34, was arrested early Monday morning in the Flatbush area, police said.

Bushwick »

Fleeing Gunman Runs Into School and Tells Staff to Hail Taxi, Sources Say

The suspect who ducked into a Bushwick school also tried to hide a gun there, the sources said.

Park Slope »

'Heroes' Star and Husband Accused of Beating Her Ex at Park Slope Eatery

"Heroes" star Tawny Cypress and her husband are accused of attacking her ex at a Brooklyn burger joint.

New York City »

Off-Duty School Safety Officer Arrested for Threatening Woman, Police Say

Douglas Parks, 64, was arrested in lower Manhattan for allegedly harassing a woman on the phone.

Soundview »

Corrections Officer Accused of Keeping Ex's Daughter Prisoner

Corrections Officer Luis Leonard, 46, was arrested Friday morning.

Long Island City »

Queens Nurse Arrested in 1984 Cold-Case Murder of Louisiana Man

Leila Mulla, 47, of Long Island City, has been charged with the murder of a Louisiana man.

St. George »

Man Charged With Murder After Staten Island Shootings

Tyrell Jackson, 24, allegedly shot a man to death and critically wounded another Friday morning.

Arverne »

Teenager Arrested for Fatally Shooting Man in the Rockaways, Police Say

Barshem Sanford, 17, was charged with fatally shooting Davis Devon at 146 Beach 59th St., police said.

Tremont & East Tremont »

Man Arrested on Charges of Shooting 5-Year-Old Girl

Angel Morales, 18, was charged with attempted murder for shooting the girl early Sunday.