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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 […]