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'I'm black and I'm proud' -kids march in protests
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Trump says national guard ‘cut through’ protests ‘like butter’
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U.S. protesters defy curfews, threats of military force
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'Not acceptable' for police to drive into a crowd: NYC Mayor
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U.S. coronavirus deaths top 100,000 -Reuters tally
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Circles promote social distancing at Brooklyn park
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Andrew Cuomo Rejects Gas Pipeline In New York
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Fans React to Pop Smoke’s Debut Album Cover Designed by Virgil AblohThe countdown for the release of Pop Smoke’s debut album, Shoot for the Stars, has officially begun. His team unveiled the album’s cover art along with merchandise that was designed by Virgil..
ShowBiz Minute: MTV, Kardashian West, Dr DreDespite pandemic, MTV VMAs to take place August 30 in Brooklyn; Kim Kardashian West sells stake in beauty brand for $200M; Dr. Dre's wife of 24 years, Nicole Young, files for divorce. (June 30)
How Covid-19 Is Threatening Alaska’s Wild Salmon Fishing SeasonA Brooklyn winemaker travels north to Bristol Bay each summer to net the red salmon that support his family. This year he’s faced with a tough ethical and economic choice.
A N.Y. Street Is Named for Robert E. Lee. Officials Want That Changed.Mayor Bill de Blasio joined two congressional lawmakers in urging the military to rename General Lee Avenue, a main street on an Army base in Brooklyn.
NYC police officer charged with shoving protesterA New York City police officer who was caught on video violently shoving a woman to the ground during a Brooklyn protest over the death of George Floyd was charged Tuesday with assault and other..
NYC police officer who shoved protester charged with assaultA New York City police officer who shoved a demonstrator to the ground during a protest against police brutality has been criminally charged over his alleged conduct, the Brooklyn district attorney's..
To Reach a Single A.T.M., a Line of Unemployed Stretches a Block“It’s terrible,” said a woman who spent 45 minutes traveling from her Brooklyn home to the A.T.M. It took her more than two-and-a-half hours to reach the machine.
Floyd's brother calls for peaceful protestsTerrence Floyd calls for peaceful non-violent protests as hundreds joined in a George Floyd memorial in Brooklyn. (June 4)
NYC mayor condemns attack on police officersMayor Bill de Blasio condemned an attack on police officers on anti-looting patrol in Brooklyn Wednesday as "unacceptable." Two other officers suffered gunshot wounds to the hands and all three are..
One NYPD officer stabbed in neck, two shotA New York City police officer on an anti-looting patrol was ambushed Wednesday in Brooklyn by a man who walked up behind him and stabbed him in the neck. The alleged assailant was shot, and two other..
New York police say officer shot, another knifed, but unclear if protest relatedNew York police said an officer was shot and another knifed in the borough of Brooklyn shortly before midnight on Wednesday, but it was unclear if the attack was related to mass protests over the death..
Second man accuses Brooklyn bishop of sexual abuseThe Roman Catholic bishop of Brooklyn, already under a church investigation for alleged sex abuse, has been accused by a second man who says he was molested in the 1970s. Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio has..
Suspect killed by police in Brooklyn unrelated to protestsA male suspected of shooting another male was shot dead by police in Brooklyn, New York on Tuesday in an incident that police said was not linked to mass demonstrations over the death of George Floyd..
Suspect in critical condition, one officer injured in Brooklyn shooting: policeA suspect was in critical condition, and at least one police officer was injured, after police responded to a shooting in Brooklyn, New York on Tuesday night, police said.
Five injured, including two officers, in Brooklyn police shooting: mediaAt least five people were injured, including two police officers, in a police shooting in Brooklyn, a local television station reported.
Inside a Huge George Floyd Protest in BrooklynA demonstration that began at the Barclays Center drew New Yorkers from many backgrounds. They worried that their goals were being hijacked by looting and violence.
New York protesters set fires, clash with policeNew York protesters angry over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis clashed with police Saturday night in Brooklyn, setting fire to police cars and throwing bricks, rocks and fireworks at officers..
NYPD arrests hundreds after violent Floyd protestNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says protesters and police officers will be held accountable for acts of violence at a demonstration in Brooklyn that left people bloodied and vehicles burned. (May..
Police van burns in Brooklyn protestPolice van burns in Brooklyn protest
Brooklyn butcher keeps shop open during pandemicWhile the COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected meat and vegetable producers, one butcher shop in New York City is making ends meet and continues to serve its customers. (May 21)
Circles enforce social distancing in NYC parkWhite circles keep people six feet apart at a park in Brooklyn to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus. (May 20)
Up-and-coming rapper Nick Blixky shot dead at 21 in Brooklyn, police sayUp-and-coming rapper Nick Blixky was shot and killed late Sunday in New York City. He was 21. He was planning to release his first mixtape in June.
Designers put business on hold to create PPE, jobsTwo Brooklyn designers have put their businesses on hold to make personal protection equipment (PPE) for a New York City hospital and create jobs in the process. (May 8)
Brooklyn pier turned into morgueThe city has assembled a fleet of refrigerated morgue trucks on the 39th Street Pier as the city deals with thousands of dead from the coronavirus pandemic. (May 6)
During this time of pandemic fear, I see baseball through my son's eyesCoronavirus is taking lives, jobs. But where I see masks, my 8-year-old sees his baseball glove and lives for Wiffle ball hits at Brooklyn's Prospect Park.
Dozens of bodies found in trucks at NY funeral homePolice were called to a Brooklyn funeral home Wednesday after it resorted to storing dozens of bodies on ice in rented trucks. (April 30)
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio: Bodies in trucks is 'unconscionable'New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling the actions of a funeral home in Brooklyn "unconscionable," after police found at least 50 bodies stored away on ice in rented trucks outside the business..
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NYC funeral home overwhelmed by coronavirus deaths stores bodies in moving trucksPolice were called to a Brooklyn neighborhood Wednesday after a funeral home resorted to storing dozens of bodies on ice in rented trucks.
Coronavirus: New York funeral home puts corpses in lorriesPolice were called on Wednesday after the home in Brooklyn put dozens of bodies in rented trucks.
One good thing: accordion brings cheer from stoopPaul Stein felt useless -- stuck in his Brooklyn brownstone apartment, watching his neighbors suffer deprivations as COVID-19 swept the city. He knew what he had to do. He took out his accordion. And..
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Dog barks to cheer on health care workers in New YorkOliver the dog loves to join in with the rest of Brooklyn to cheer on health care workers during "thank you hour."
Empty pews, empty collection baskets: coronavirus hits U.S. church financesSt. Anselm Roman Catholic Church in New York's Brooklyn borough is used to limping along, month after month, at a budget deficit of several thousand dollars a week.
'This is very real': from their window, New York couple sees refrigerated trucks remove bodiesA New York couple has seen the cityscape outside their Brooklyn apartment change dramatically in recent weeks, as refrigerated trucks line up in the lot below to receive the remains of COVID-19 victims..
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The Last Responder: A day with an NYC undertakerThe Associated Press spent a day on the road with a Brooklyn funeral director overwhelmed by demand due to the coronavirus outbreak. (April 6)
Coronavirus-infected New York nurse finds hospital transformed as a patientWhen the coronavirus struck Sylvia LeRoy, she turned to the hospital she knew best - Brooklyn's Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center - where she has worked for seven years as a labor and..
AP Top Stories March 31 PHere's the latest for Tuesday March 31st: US death toll from coronavirus climbs past 3,500; Bodies in Brooklyn are being stored in refrigerated trucks; Trump admin. rolls back fuel standards; goats..
Dead moved onto trucks outside NY hospitalBodies were seen being moved from a Brooklyn hospital Tuesday that has been treating patients affected by the new coronavirus. (March 31)
NY design companies team up to make face masksTwo design companies have teamed up in a makeshift assembly line in Brooklyn to help meet New York's demand for face shields to protect medical professionals dealing with the coronavirus crisis. (March..
Coronavirus: Words at the window from those in isolationPortraits of families self-isolating in Brooklyn to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
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Meditation, sound immersion meet prayer in churchAn Episcopal church in Brooklyn is offering a service that combines hymns and prayers with the sound of singing bowls, chimes, tuning forks and a gong. The goal is stress relief and self-examination...