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Crown Heights »

Brooklyn Man Robbed at Gunpoint for $1,100 in Bitcoin, Police Say

A man forced another man to transfer the bitcoin into his account at gunpoint in Crown Heights.

Bed-Stuy »

CUNY Professor Looking for a Brooklyn Spot to Park Tiny, Off-Grid Home

A Craigslist ad asks for an empty lot, driveway or backyard for a small, eco-friendly trailer.

Times Square & Theater District »

Vintage Living Room Furnished with Craigslist Finds Pops Up in Times Square

An artist created a living room scene decorated with used furniture in the middle of Times Square.

Central Harlem »

VIDEO: Craigslist Seller Robbed at Gunpoint by Would-Be Buyers, Police Say

They stole his MacBook Pro, iPhone and $50 in Harlem, police said.

Stuy Town »

Stuy Town Man Stabbed and Paralyzed by Man He Met on Craigslist, Police Say

A 70-year-old Stuy Town resident was stabbed in the neck and robbed by Arpad West, 21, police said.

Jamaica »

Burger King Manager Hurls Napkin Dispenser, Chipping Man's Teeth: Officials

The man was ordering food when a manager threw a napkin dispenser at a group of rowdy kids, police said.

Kew Gardens »

Decrepit Historic Kew Gardens House Listed on Craigslist for $1.2M

The house was deemed unsafe in 2009 by the Department of Buildings.

Lower East Side »

Craigslist Scammer Steals $4,400 From Man Trying to Rent an Apartment: NYPD

The victim paid $4,400 in cash to rent an apartment that was already occupied, police said.

Williamsburg »

Man Steals iPhone From Woman Pushing Baby Stroller, Police Say

A woman walking her dog while pushing a baby stroller had her iPhone stolen.

Carroll Gardens »

Lost Diamond Engagement Ring Found and Returned to Brooklyn Bride-to-Be

Rhiannon O'Leary's lost engagement ring was found and returned by good Samaritan Simone Duff.

Union Square »

Craigslist Scammer Arrested for Stealing $400 From Man Hoping to Buy Phone

A 24-year-old man was arrested after he took $400 from the victim inside of The Coffee Shop.

East Village »

Women Conned Out of $21K in East Village Real Estate Scam, Police Say

A man used Craigslist to dupe 10 women into giving him big deposits on East Village homes, police said.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Website Helps Users Find Workspace and Office Romance in Downtown Brooklyn

Deskcamping is a new Airbnb-type website that helps freelancers find office space and fall in love.

Stuy Town »

How to Move in New York City Without Spending a Fortune

Penny-pinching New Yorkers said they moved their belongings on the subway or in shopping carts.

Astoria »

Astoria Landlord Swindled Dozens of Renters in Craigslist Scam, DA Says

Mario Lalicata is accused of collecting $17,000 in security and rent deposits from would-be tenants.