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The manslaughter conviction of a Brooklyn woman was overturned Tuesday after the borough’s district attorney’s office investigating the crooked ex-NYPD cop behind her arrest saw issues with the case. Vanessa Gathers has been free from prison since 2007 but the conviction that once marred her record has been removed, according to CBS New York. Gathers, 58, […]

Bobby Love, born Walter Miller, was released from prison on Jan. 5 after his true identity was revealed to his wife of 30 years and their four children. In 1977, Love escaped from prison in North Carolina, where he was serving a 10-year sentence for a bank robbery.

Corey Green says his scrotum was crushed when the second officer kicked him with his boot. On Sunday, Green went into surgery to restore blood flow to his genitals.

Police officers who overlooked a Brooklyn grandmother's killing could possibly face discipline.

Myrtle McKenny was found dead in her apartment in Brooklyn, New York on Nov. 9. Initially, her doctor labeled the death natural -- a result of complications related to diabetes and hypertension.

A New York USPS worker was arrested for a hate crime Tuesday after he spit on two Muslim women and threatened to burn their place of worship down.

Gentrification is real and communities of color aren't the only ones who've noticed the drastic change in their neighborhoods.

Presidential candidate Jim Webb, the former Senator of Virginia, shared his discontent with the Democratic debate.

The young gawd of late night talk shows, Jimmy Kimmel, has decided to bring his talents to Brooklyn this week. He’ll be hosting Jimmy Kimmel Live! at BAM Theaters in the borough beginning tonight. And as a surprise, Brooklyn’s unofficial ambassador, Jay Z, will be a guest during tomorrow night’s show. Though the capacity in […]

Jay Z is proving his naysayers wrong yet again and he’s planning something huge to celebrate in the process. The rap mogul made a rare…

The White man who was caught on video berating another White man about his White privilege is speaking out about the footage.

Apparently, a White man who is a "fighter" for a living discovered and settled what we know as Brooklyn.