A Brooklyn Bishop Is Robbed While Delivering Sunday Sermon

A trio of armed individuals robbed Lamor M. Whitehead and his wife of more than $1 million worth of their jewelry, police said.

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How to Stop Speeding Drivers in N.Y.C.? Scare Them

Traffic deaths in New York City have risen to the highest level in eight years. A new campaign aims to shock them into slowing down.

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Firefighter Killed in Brooklyn Blaze Was ‘Everyone’s Go-To Guy’

Timmy Klein, who died in a blaze this week, will be buried three years after delivering a eulogy for a comrade who died in the line of duty.

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A Beloved Stray Cat Was Fatally Mauled. But Was It Intentional Cruelty?

Tuxedo was “the mayor” at the Brooklyn housing complex where he lived and was killed by two dogs. A man accused of torture in the death says he is innocent.

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N.Y.C.’s Wave of Gun Violence Continues With 3 Drive-By Shootings

The attacks in Brooklyn were among the latest in a recent surge that has pushed the number of shootings so far this year well above last year’s figure.

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