| Jan 11, 2008
We're not sure what route, exactly, takes you from "New Jack City" to "All My Children," but Mario Van Peebles has traveled it.
Van Peebles is joining the cast of the ABC soap opera later this month. It's his second foray into daytime drama; one of his...
| Apr 6, 2010
| 2:00 PM
A 10-block radius of Nostrand Avenue in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn was shut down by New York City police Tuesday as part of a large-scale drug bust.
Authorities -- including the NYPD and the Brooklyn District Attorney's Office -- began raiding...
| Apr 7, 2010
| 6:05 PM
New York City police were called to the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn Wednesday afternoon after receiving reports of shots being fired from a roof top, PIX News has learned.
Four people were rushed to Kings County Hospital -- however police are...
| Apr 8, 2010
| 6:17 AM
A manhunt is on for whoever is behind a triple shooting in Brooklyn that occurred at around 11:50 p.m. Wednesday.
Dozens of police worked the scene until early Thursday morning, and more officers, including Emegency Services cops, returned to the scene...
| Mar 20, 2010
| 1:09 PM
Two teenage girls were viciously attacked Friday by a knife-wielding adult couple in Brooklyn, authorities said.
Shantayah Lewis, 16, and her friend, 15-year-old Shaquina Grant, were hanging out with friends at 5 p.m. on Franklin Ave. in Crown Heights...
| May 15, 2010
| 2:51 PM
Two men are under arrest after kidnapping, torturing and raping a 14-year-old girl who was held prisoner in a Brooklyn basement for two weeks, police say.
Anthony King and Kevin Evans, both 24, picked up the girl and her female friend on April 27, and...
| May 17, 2010
| 1:50 PM
CROWN HEIGHTS, NY -- Two men are under arrest after kidnapping, torturing and raping a 14-year-old girl who was held prisoner in a Brooklyn basement for two weeks, police say.
Anthony King and Kevin Evans, both 24, picked up the girl and her female...
| Oct 24, 2009
The death of a 4-year-old Brooklyn boy has been ruled a homicide.
Officers responded to a 911 call from the boy's mother Friday afternoon, when they found little Jayden Lenescar unconscious. He was taken to Kings County Hospital, where he was...
| Oct 25, 2009
The mother of a 4-year-old boy -- found bruised, battered and unconscious in his Crown Heights home -- has been charged with murder.
Police arrested Myrna Chen Phang, 25, and her boyfriend, Steven Dadaille, 26, Saturday, and charged the pair with second-...
| Nov 18, 2009
| 1:21 PM
There appears to be two major mistakes that could have made the difference between life and death in a Crown Heights fire that took three lives.
First, fire officials say there were no smoke detectors in the apartment and secondly, it seems it took way...
| Jun 19, 2010
| 1:49 PM
There was a march Saturday in memory of then 16-year-old honor student Chanel Petro-Nixon, who disappeared on Father's Day in 2006. Her murder remains a cold case.
The march/rally kicked off Saturday morning from 1605 Fulton Street, at Marcus Garvey...