World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 21, 2014
A New York man was awarded $10 million after spending 16 years in prison for a murder he did not commit, his lawyer said Wednesday.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday July 23, 2014
Police are searching for four or five people they believe scaled to the top of the Brooklyn Bridge's two towers in the dead of night, disabled lights illuminating two large American flags and then replaced the flags with bleached-white ones.
World | Associated Press | Thursday June 5, 2014
Howard Bailey joined the U.S. Navy straight out of high school in Brooklyn figuring he would see the world. He didn't expect to end up back in his native Jamaica, raising pigs and barely getting by in the poor village of his childhood.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 3, 2014
New York City police were searching on Monday for an unidentified man who stabbed and killed a 6-year-old boy and critically wounded a 7-year-old girl as they rode an elevator up to a Brooklyn apartment to get ice cream.
Associated Press | Monday March 31, 2014
Paul Pierce scored 22 points after another sensational start, helping the Nets move to the brink of a postseason spot by beating the Minnesota Timberwolves 114-99 on Sunday for their club record-equaling 13th straight home victory.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 27, 2014
An Indian-origin pediatrician in the US has pleaded guilty to accepting bribes in exchange for test referrals as part of a long-running scheme operated by a diagnostic firm.
World | Associated Press | Saturday March 22, 2014
New York police say a 14-year-old boy opened fire on a city bus in Brooklyn, fatally shooting a Dominican man in the head.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 21, 2014
A US court has asked India's Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi to provide a copy of her passport to show that she was not in the US between September 2 and September 9 last year.
World | Agence-France Presse | Wednesday March 12, 2014
Nearly a century after the United States imposed prohibition, small distilleries are finally making a comeback in Brooklyn and the Bronx, crafting batches of gin, rum, rye, bourbon and vodka.
World | Associated Press | Monday February 24, 2014
After fruitlessly pursuing one of the world's top drug lords for years, authorities finally drew close to Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman using a cellphone found at a house where drugs were stored.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday February 21, 2014
New York City said on Thursday it will pay out $6.4 million to a man who spent 23 years in prison for the murder of a rabbi that he did not commit.
Press Trust of India | Sunday February 9, 2014
Former football star David Beckham says his sons - Brooklyn, 14, Romeo, 11 and Cruz, 8, are going to be ladykillers because they are polite and have good manners.
Sonal Gera | Thursday January 23, 2014
Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is all set to star in Brooklyn Bridge, written and directed by Douglas McGrath.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 4, 2014
His feet deep in snow and 2a shovel in hand as a snowstorm hit New York, new Mayor Bill de Blasio immediately displayed a leadership style contrasting sharply with his predecessor.
Associated Press | Saturday December 21, 2013
Paul George had 24 points and nine rebounds and Lance Stephenson added 16 points, leading the Indiana Pacers to a 114-81 rout of the Houston Rockets, while Evan Turner hit the winning basket at the buzzer and scored 29 points to lead the Philadelp...
Riya Chakravarty | Sunday December 8, 2013
Singer-turned-designer Victoria Beckham has drawn up elaborate plans for her new London home, including a futuristic 500,000 pounds kitchen.
Wednesday December 4, 2013
With an estimated personal fortune of $15.3 billion, 60-year old Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is the world's wealthiest bachelor, according to a report by global wealth intelligence and prospecting company Wealth-X.
Associated Press | Sunday December 1, 2013
In the day's other important games, Minnesota also held strong at the finish to win at Dallas, the much-improved Washington downed Atlanta, and Brooklyn deepened Memphis' home-court woes.
Riya Chakravarty | Sunday November 17, 2013
Singer-turned-designer Victoria Beckham has put her wedding tiara up for auction.
World | Associated Press | Monday November 11, 2013
Police say a gunman killed three people in an early morning shooting in Brooklyn before killing himself.