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Police: Man Raped Woman Behind Building In Canarsie, Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police continued to search late Tuesday for a suspect in the rape of a woman in Canarsie, Brooklyn this past weekend. 208 more words

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Police Release Surveillance Video, Sketch Of Man Wanted In Canarsie Rape

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are hoping the public can help identify a man wanted for raping a 19-year-old woman in Brooklyn over the weekend. 154 more words

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Tragedy Breeds Brooklyn Foundation To Help Children Exposed To Violence

By Jerry Del Priore

Sometimes, good things come out of tragic situations.

Such is the case for Maxine E. Lewis and the Carlton Locksley Bennett Foundation (CLBF), a Canarsie, Brooklyn-based, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization established to benefit disadvantaged youth subjected to firearm and urban violence. 482 more words

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Man Gets 18 Years For Running Georgia-To-New York Gun Ring

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The leader of an illegal Georgia-to-New York gun ring was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday, after being convicted of selling 151 weapons to an undercover officer in Brooklyn in a period of seven months. 268 more words

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Charles Barron Is Thinking About Becoming a State Senator

Does Charles Barron want an Albany upgrade?

The Brooklyn assemblyman, a Democrat and self-identified Black Panther, is contemplating a bid to replace former State Senator John Sampson, who was forced from office following a… 462 more words

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New York Lottery Seeks Missing Buyer Of $7 Million Ticket

A year ago, someone walked into a bodega (or, as we say in the rest of the country, a “convenience store”) in Canarsie, Brooklyn, and bought a lottery ticket. 203 more words

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Mystery Lottery Winner Has Until Friday To Claim Prize

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The deadline for a mystery lottery winner to collect the prizeĀ is looming.

As CBS2’s Valerie Castro reports, the winning ticket was sold at the Milky Way deli in Canarsie, Brooklyn nearly a year ago. 257 more words

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