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Prisoners call out to protesters and family members gathers outside the Metropolitan Detention Center, a federal prison where prisoners have been without heat, hot water, electricity and proper sanitation due to an electrical failure since earlier in the week, Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
February 04, 2019 - 10:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A weeklong power failure at a federal detention center in New York City spawned a humanitarian crisis that left inmates shivering in the dark and without access to visitors on some of the coldest days of the year, advocates said in a lawsuit filed Monday. The Federal Defenders of...
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Metropolitan Detention Center
WCBS 880
February 03, 2019 - 1:20 pm
Another protest was being held Sunday at the federal jail in Brooklyn that has little to no heat and only partial light for inmates, and a local official confirms with WCBS 880 that pepper spray was used on some protesters.
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Protesters Metropolitan Detention Center
WCBS 880
February 02, 2019 - 4:27 pm
Heat has been partially restored to a federal jail in Brooklyn after inmates reportedly spent most of the last week freezing in their cells.
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Basketball
Dreamstime
February 02, 2019 - 1:41 pm
Police say a Brooklyn high school basketball coach was arrested for shooting the father of a player during a dispute over the youth's playing time on the court.
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Seaport Buffet
WCBS 880
February 01, 2019 - 6:09 pm
The suspect in a fatal hammer attack at a Chinese restaurant in New York City has been arraigned from a psychiatric ward on murder and hate crime charges.
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Tekashi69
Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images
February 01, 2019 - 5:11 pm
Brooklyn rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine is cooperating with federal prosecutors after pleading guilty to multiple felonies and saying he joined a violent New York City gang and helped others try to kill a rival gang member.
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Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via Getty Images
January 31, 2019 - 2:42 pm
Defense attorneys for Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman told a jury on Thursday that the prosecution relied on a parade of cooperating witnesses who “lie, steal, cheat, deal drugs and kill people.”
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Brooklyn police involved shooting
NYPD
January 31, 2019 - 10:14 am
Police say officers shot and critically wounded a man who pointed a pellet gun at them.
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Lytee Knox Hundley
NYPD
January 27, 2019 - 5:21 pm
A man suspected of severely beating another man twice his age in a Brooklyn altercation streamed on Facebook Live has turned himself in to police.
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Scooby the dog
NYPD
January 26, 2019 - 1:43 pm
NYPD officers investigating a series of burglaries in Brooklyn have found Scooby!
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