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Cobble Hill »

VIDEO: 'Settlers of Brooklyn' Turns Players into Hipsters and Gentrifiers

Comedy group Above Average created a Brooklyn parody of "The Settlers of Catan" in a new video.

Flatbush »

Teen Who Stomped Girl's Head Charged With Gang Assault, Police Say

Police arrested Aniah Ferguson and charged her with assault and robbery after a fight video went viral. 

Midwood »

NYPD Beefs Ups Security After 2 Men Snap Photos of Brooklyn Synagogues

The incidents happened at Congregation Beth Torah and Congregation Bet Yaakob on Ocean Parkway Saturday.

Sunset Park »

Charges Dropped Against Sunset Park Vendor Kicked by NYPD Officer, DA Says

Jonathan Daza, 22, was arrested last fall after he was kicked by an officer during an altercation.

Melrose »

Bronx Defenders Resign After Acting in Violent Anti-Police Music Video

The director of Bronx Defenders has been suspended for 60 days, following a city investigation.

Sunset Park »

Sunset Park Tourism Video Focuses on Food, Drink and Diversity

The neighborhood is being highlighted in this month's Neighborhood x Neighborhood campaign.

Civic Center »

VIDEO: Mayor de Blasio Posts Selfie Video to Vine

Bill de Blasio just shared his first Vine video since elected Mayor.

Red Hook »

Rosie Perez Touts Valentino Pier in Democratic National Convention Bid

Actress Rosie Perez recalled visiting the pier as a teen and seeing the Statue of Liberty.

Bed-Stuy »

VIDEO: Man Shot at Point Blank Range While Standing in Elevator

A man was injured when a gunman walked up to an open elevator in Bed-Stuy and shot him, police said.

St. George »

83 People Arrested as Thousands Protest Eric Garner Decision

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets, many headed for the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

VIDEO: Carriage Horse Stampedes Through Hell's Kitchen

A carriage horse galloped through Hell's Kitchen before being stopped by the NYPD.

Civic Center »

First NYPD Officers Start Retraining in Wake of Garner Death This Week

The officers will be in a "test" class for revamped training designed to improve public relations.

Sunset Park »

Brooklyn DA to Probe NYPD Officer Filmed Allegedly Shoving Pregnant Woman

The DA's office will launch an independent investigation of the incident, officials said. 

Sunset Park »

NYPD Officer Placed on Modified Duty After Pushing Woman, Sources Say

The officer shoved Mercedes Hidalgo while another officer restrained a pregnant woman, sources said.

Sunset Park »

Activists to March on 72nd Police Precinct in Wake of NYPD Violence Videos

El Grito De Sunset Park is organizing a march to the 72nd Precinct in Sunset Park on Saturday.