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On Monday, a train conductor suffered multiple bed bug bites while operating an N train, but the public only became aware through the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU), which later advised of hi … Full Article

Chokehold protesters to drive, not walk, on Verrazano bridge

Demonstrators protesting the chokehold death of a man in police custody will drive, not walk, across a busy bridge to avoid any traffic problems, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Saturday. … Full Article

VIDEO: A snapshot of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 dilemma

Have you been keeping up with our coverage of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 housing talks? If not, you're in luck. … Full Article

Sharpton protest plan draws fire

Plans by the Rev. Al Sharpton to lead a march across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge on Aug. 23 to protest the chokehold death of Eric Garner and other alleged acts of police brutality has drawn a firestorm of criticism from officials on both sides of the Bay Ridge-Staten Island span. … Full Article

NYPD commissioner Bratton: Police choke video 'disturbing'

NYPD Commissioner William Bratton says widely seen video of a fatal choke hold incident is "disturbing" but doesn't tell the whole story. Bratton conceded Friday on CBS "This Morning" that the snippet from a longer video has really struck a chord with the public. … Full Article

Raised in Brooklyn, WWII vet who found Hitler's top hat dies at 88

ALBANY— Richard Marowitz was just a day removed from witnessing the horrors of Dachau when he found a top hat on a shelf in a closet in Adolf Hitler's Munich apartment. … Full Article

Sunset Park couple offering $1,000 reward in Shore Haven anti-Muslim case

A prominent Sunset Park couple, angered by the recent case in which anti-Muslim fliers were distributed in a Bensonhurst apartment complex, have announced that they are personally offering a $1,000 reward to anyone providing information to police leading to the arrest of those responsible for the … Full Article

Brooklyn Bridge Park board to move forward with Pier 6 development

A passionate crowd packed Wednesday’s Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation board meeting at Borough Hall, despite it being held at 3 p.m. on a work day. … Full Article

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