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Boy misses mom after he was ripped from her arms by NYPD: kin

Boy misses mom after he was ripped from her arms by NYPD: kin

26 minutes ago   |   New York Post

The baby boy snatched from his screaming mom's arms by cops in a Brooklyn benefits center dust-up is missing his mom, who remains locked up on Rikers Island, a relative said...
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Brooklyn DA drops charges against mom from viral video showing cops yanking her baby away from her

36 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

Charges were dropped Tuesday against the mom from a viral video showing cops yanking her baby away from her inside a Brooklyn social welfare office. “Like everyone who watched...
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Brooklyn Democrat who voted with GOP gets shut out of leadership posts

Brooklyn Democrat who voted with GOP gets shut out of leadership posts

44 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Every Democrat in the state Senate was named to chair a committee or subcommittee after the party control of the chamber - except Simcha Felder. Felder, a conservative Brooklyn...
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Charges Dropped Against Mother From Viral Arrest Video, but She's Still in Jail

1 hour ago   |   Slate   |   2 articles

Brooklyn, New York, District Attorney Eric Gonzalez has dropped charges against 23-year-old Jazmine Headley related to her arrest at a social services office on Friday, he...
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Brooklyn Dance Club Output Closing

1 hour ago   |   Pitchfork

The Williamsburg venue has hosted sets from James Blake, LCD Soundystem's James Murphy, and many others
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Firefighter Treated At HCMC Brings Fire Trucks Filled With Presents To Burn Unit

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - An organization devoted to helping burn victims distributed Christmas cheer Tuesday at Hennepin Healthcare in downtown Minneapolis. The organization is called...
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Charges dropped against Brooklyn mom whose baby was ripped away during arrest

2 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Charges have been dropped against the Brooklyn mother whose 1-year-old baby was ripped from her arms during a disturbing arrest at the Human Resources Administration building.
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Woman killed by van in Brooklyn hit-and-run

Woman killed by van in Brooklyn hit-and-run

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

A woman was fatally mowed down by a hit-and-run driver in Brooklyn on Tuesday morning, according to police. The 54-year-old victim, who has not yet been identified, was...
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Rush Condos in the city's Fashion District will be convenient for urbanites

Rush Condos in the city's Fashion District will be convenient for urbanites

4 hours ago   |   National Post

It's not often that a developer plans a project hoping someday someone will take a paint can to it. But at Rush Condos, that's exactly what they want. Named for the bordering...
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No one knows who is weaponizing the DOB against small businesses

5 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

It could be an irksome neighbor, or possibly devious and savvy business rivals. Perhaps it's a developer intent on pushing small retailers out? No one knows who's making the...
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Delta has banned all emotional support animals on long flights

Delta has banned all emotional support animals on long flights

Delta Air Lines announced on Monday that certain emotional support and service animals have been banned from flying on board its airline. Emotional support animal s have been... Read more ...

More than 29,000 pounds of Jimmy Dean sausage are being recalled after...

More than 29,000 pounds of Jimmy Dean sausage are being recalled after shoppers say they discovered metal in the meat

Jimmy Dean sausages are being recalled after complaints from people who said they found metal pieces in their sausage links. CTI Foods LLC is recalling roughly 29,028 pounds of... Read more ...

Police: Man shoots, kills neighbor's dog after it urinated on his lawn

Police: Man shoots, kills neighbor's dog after it urinated on his lawn

Deputies say the suspect shot and killed the dog with a rifle and buried it. Read more ...

'Modern Family' actress Sarah Hyland reveals she had second kidney transplant

'Modern Family' actress Sarah Hyland reveals she had second kidney transplant

"For a long time, I was contemplating suicide." Read more ...

McConnell: Senate could vote on criminal justice reform bill this week

McConnell: Senate could vote on criminal justice reform bill this week

WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Tuesday that the Senate will vote of a bipartisan criminal justice reform bill as soon as this week - after... Read more ...

Police: High school football player stabbed pregnant cheerleader to death

Police: High school football player stabbed pregnant cheerleader to death

The suspect told investigators that he killed the girl because he was angry that she waited so long to tell him she was pregnant with his child that it was too late to get an... Read more ...

Pirates trade Ivan Nova to White Sox for 19-year-old pitching prospect...

Pirates trade Ivan Nova to White Sox for 19-year-old pitching prospect Yordi Rosario

The Pirates traded starting pitcher Ivan Nova to the Chicago White Sox for Yordi Rosario, a 19-year-old right-hander who pitched in the Dominican Summer League and Arizona... Read more ...

Five US Marines missing after crash off coast of Japan declared dead

Five US Marines missing after crash off coast of Japan declared dead

Five Marines who went missing off the coast of Japan after two U.S. warplanes collided last week have been declared dead by the U.S. Marine Corps. Read more ...

Jury recommends life in prison for man convicted of driving into crowd

Jury recommends life in prison for man convicted of driving into crowd

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - A jury recommended life plus 419 years on Tuesday for a man convicted of killing a woman and injuring dozens when he drove his car into counterprotesters... Read more ...

Kathie Lee Gifford's ‘Today' replacement will likely be Jenna Bush Hager

Kathie Lee Gifford's ‘Today' replacement will likely be Jenna Bush Hager

The bubbly blonde, 37, has become popular with both viewers and NBC News chiefs alike and is set to step into Lee's role when she leaves on her 11th anniversary in April 2019. Read more ...