Brooklyn

The late Notorious B.I.G. has a street in NYC renamed after him. The corner of Fulton Street and St. James Place in Brooklyn became “Christopher ‘Notorious B.I.G.’ Wallace Way” on Monday. “When new people come to our community, don’t get it twisted and don’t forget, we made this borough what it is today. We created […]

Now, as we wait for the premiere of season 2 tonight, the comedian is back to talk about the impact the series has had on his real life.

https://twitter.com/NYDailyNews/status/854867224779251714 A New York City school principal is is facing assault charges after he allegedly beat a seven-year-old student in what he claimed was a form of corporal punishment. NBC reports that Machael Spencer-Edwards, principal at P.S. 202 Ernest S. Jenkyns School in East New York, was arrested Tuesday on charges of assault and acting in a manner […]

A 17-year-old girl was either lured or pushed by a male student into a boy’s bathroom at P.S. 165 in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn, N.Y., on Monday morning where six other boys were waiting.

Fabolous has teamed up with potato chip company, Rap Snacks, to introduce his distinctive new flavor “New York Deli Cheddar”. Complete with new packaging, Fabolous’ flavor is the second to be released as part of the company’s new re-launch in 2017. READ MORE: Men’s Ambassador Fabolous closes out #NYFW with first ever runway show and […]

The Brooklyn rapper appeared in court alongside attorney Alex Spiro after allegedly getting caught with a shank while in prison.

Plus, petition launched to get Clarence Thomas included into the National Museum of African-American History and thousands of Seattle teachers wear Black Lives Matter t-shirts.

According to a 2015 report on hate crimes in New York, conducted by the Division of Criminal Justice Services, more than half—51.4 percent—of all incidents involved an anti-religious bias, with 287 incidents reported. In the crimes against persons category, Muslims came in second, making up 6.2 percent with 16 incidents reported.

A wheelchair bound middle school student delivers an inspirational speech at graduation. The 14-year-old girl who was paralyzed by a gang member's stray bullet said, "I won today."

Troy Ave was indicted on charges related to the fatal shooting at Irving Plaza last month that left one dead and three people injured.

New York City was buzzing this weekend in celebration of The Notorious B.I.G.’s birthday.

Brooklyn crooner and rapper Theophilus London has been relatively mum musically since the release of his 2014 album Vibes. It looks like London’s hiatus from music is over with the release of his brand new single “Stay,” off his upcoming album NY THEO.  “Stay” is an uptempo track that gives us all the vibes we’ve come to […]