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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.

Emerson Hill »

Staten Island Dad Charged with Trying to Sell 2-Month-Old on Craigslist

Paul Marquez was arrested and charged after he posted an ad to sell his love interest's child online.

Melrose »

Man Held Up at Gunpoint After Being Lured by Craigslist Ad, Cops Say

Days after the Craigslist caper, the suspects robbed a 17-year-old in Melrose, cops said.

Hunts Point »

Craigslist Scammer Attacked and Robbed Man Trying to Buy Laptop, Police Say

The suspect allegedly pepper-sprayed a man he lured with a Craigslist ad, police said.

New York City »

How to Find a Rent-Stabilized Apartment in New York City

Finding a rent-stabilized apartment is easier than most New Yorkers think, experts said.