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Fear of Housing Bubble Threat in Brooklyn, Nation

Reports, among others, that an open house for a five-bedroom brownstone in Brooklyn priced at $949,000 drew 300 visitors and brought in 50 offers are fueling fears of froth in the nation’s real estate market. The U.S. spring homebuying season has been marked by a frenzy of demand driven by Federal Reserve initiatives to bring […]

Brooklyn Soul Fan Booted Off Flight

A Brooklyn woman was kicked off of an American Airlines flight after she refused to stop singing Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You”. Margaret Gay, 50, was flying from Los Angeles to New York when passengers and stewards grew fed up with her warbling. The plane was diverted to Kansas City, where Gay was […]

Brooklyn Car Crash Leaves Woman Dead

Connecticut resident Ayisha Dobson was speeding east on Williamsburg Bridge  on Monday when she lost control of her car and slammed into a metal divider. Her passenger, 21-year-old Janice Dobson, was thrown onto the road and found dead by emergency personnel. Dobson, 23, faces charges of manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, DWI, and reckless driving, police […]