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pearla is the vessel for the songs of brooklyn’s nicole rodriguez, an amalgam of closely-woven genre cues that feel intimately familiar. 72 more words
NEW YORK — An alleged Crips gang member has been convicted in the ambush shooting of an FBI agent in Brooklyn.
A federal jury on Wednesday found 31-year-old Ronell Watson guilty of attempted murder of a federal officer, assault of a federal agent and use of a firearm in the commission of a violent crime. 77 more words
From her mother’s Brooklyn basement to runways around the globe and now Bloomingdale’s, Felicia Noel is stitching and designing her way to the top.
“My mom worked in a factory when she first migrated here from Grenada, she would bring home fabrics and I would always play dress up,” the Grenadian-American fashion designer said Wednesday. 286 more words