Schumer warns DNA test kit companies may sell your private data

The desire to learn more their ancestry is driving increasing numbers of people to buy at-home DNA test kits. U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer on Sunday warned, however, that the kits are putting consumer privacy at great risk. … Full Article

Stringer: New jobs in Brooklyn, but buses don’t go there

New Yorkers have frequently suspected that they could walk to their destination faster than taking a city bus. … Full Article

Bay Democrats Club hosts Marlboro Houses Thanksgiving Luncheon

The Bay Democrats club hosted its annual Marlboro Houses Thanksgiving Luncheon at the Lights of Baku Restaurant in Gravesend on Friday. … Full Article

BQX streetcar backers survey public housing along the route

On a cold evening in late October, as most New Yorkers were returning home from work, Kristina Gonzalez began knocking on doors inside the Red Hook Houses. … Full Article

Bay Ridge subway wall collapse fuels demands for station fix-up

An accident in a Bay Ridge subway station early Sunday morning has fueled calls from fed up Brooklyn straphangers for MTA to fix the train station once and for all. … Full Article

Bed-Stuy urban farm fills gap in fresh foods

What better way to express faith in nature’s ultimate benevolence than scheduling an outdoor fundraiser in late November? … Full Article

Brooklyn Today November 27: Where to Get Dollar Oysters in Brooklyn

Weather, Brooklyn (NWS): Day 46°, Night 36°, Sunny … Full Article

Monday November 27, Our World in Pictures

INDIA — Authorities Evict Residents: An elephant is used to demolish a house during an eviction drive inside Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary on the outskirts of Gauhati on Monday. … Full Article

Wednesday November 22, Our World in Pictures

SPAIN — Sun Sets: The sun sets during an evening autumn in Navaz on Tuesday. … Full Article


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