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Brooklyn Councilman Named World's Tallest Politician

Brooklyn Councilman Named World’s Tallest Politician

From the birthplace of rap legends such as JAY-Z and the Notorious B.I.G. to its…

Omari Hardwick to Star in One-Man-Show, ‘HerO: A Work in Progress,’ for One Night Only

While Omari Hardwick is a phenomenal actor, the POWER star has plenty more to offer…

Man Whose Wife Was Found Strangled in Home Indicted for Murder

UPDATE: 29-year-old Barry Wells who allegedly strangled his wife Tonie in December was arraigned for…

Brooklyn man stalked a pair of siblings in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Siblings Lied About Being Stalked By Older Man

UPDATE: On Monday night, police announced the two Brooklyn siblings who claimed a man was…

Brooklyn Fashion & Music Collide: MAAD Stars in Muehleder Look Book

What do you get when you combine chic Brooklyn designs with NYC’s hottest rising artist? A blazin…

School Principal

Did a NYC School Principal Rough Up a 7-Year-Old or Was It Discipline?

Shema McKenzie sent her son Hasheem Welch to elementary school on March 13 expecting that…

Police investigate after Brooklyn J'Ouvert shootings

Canceling Brooklyn’s J’Ouvert Celebration Isn’t the Answer

As we still mourn the deaths of 17-year-old Tyreke Borel and 22-year-old Tiarah Poyau who were…

Bobby Shmurda Gets Prison Sentence in Maze of Charges

Rapper Bobby Shmurda will serve seven years in prison as part of a plea agreement with…

richard beavers ebony magazine september 2016

Turning His Life Into Art, Then Into Business

Richard Beavers wasn’t a bad guy, but as a kid he made some terrible choices.…

Video Shows Boy, 15, Unarmed and Surrendering When Shot by Cops

The police-involved shooting of a 15-year-old Black Brooklyn teen is being compared to the death…