No Terrorism Link Seen in Jewish Center Stabbing
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"The entire Jewish community is impacted by these cruel and senseless attacks."
A man with a history of mental illness slipped into the headquarters of a major Jewish organization in Brooklyn in the middle of the night Tuesday and stabbed an Israeli student in the head as he was studying in the library.
De Blasio: "Vast, vast majority" of revelers have good time
Colorful floats, elaborate costumes, politicians and merrymakers filled Brooklyn's streets Monday for the annual West Indian Day Parade, a massive Caribbean celebration that was marred by a fatal shooting nearby before the official festivities got underway.
West Indian Day Parade Marred by Nearby Slaying
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Bronx 18-Year-Old's Shooting Led to Protests and More
A judge threw out manslaughter charges on Wednesday against a New York Police Department officer accused of killing an unarmed suspect last year in a Bronx home - a ruling that prompted a courtroom outburst by the victim's mother and a vow by prosecutors to still pursue the case.