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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 02:17:10 -0500(image) But Louis Stokes lost.
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 02:18:53 -0500(image) From a housing project on Avenue D, a hacker mastermind of Anonymous and LulzSec was out to upend many worlds. Including his own.
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 02:35:19 -0500(image) Brigitte Harris cut off her father's penis, accidentally killing him in the process, because, she says, he sexually abused her for years. In 2009, she was convicted of second-degree manslaughter, and sentenced to five to fifteen years. This week she'll have her first parole hearing. Should she be released? Read her story, and take our poll.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 01:35:03 -0500This tiny city has a crime epidemic reminiscent of the Bronx of the seventies. It is also the scene of some of the most ambitious gang raids ever conducted, led by an FBI agent who knows the young men hes arresting only too well.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 01:38:18 -0500(image) The last thing child-welfare supervisor Chereece Bell wanted to see was what happened to 4-year-old Marchella Pierce. The last thing she expected was to go to jail for it.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 02:00:05 -0500(image) And thats saying something.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 02:01:37 -0500(image) Five prostitutes disappear. Bodies turn up on a beach. Now the families of the victims have formed a kind of sisterhood. They ask: Who murdered my daughter? Who was my sisterreally?
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 02:11:26 -0500Thanks to a daylight knife fight in Carroll Gardens on April 15, food snobs know that in addition to his acclaimed $24 pizzas, Lucali owner Mark Iacono doles out slices. (Bada-bing!) Iaconos opponent in the altercation was Batista Geritano, an ex-con with reputed mob linksand as this rundown shows, it wasnt the first time gangsters and pizzaioli have crossed paths.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 02:25:06 -0500(image) One evening, my home phone rang. You have a collect call from Bernard Madoff, an inmate at a federal prison, a recording announced. And there he was.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 02:28:55 -0500(image) Joe, father, won an Oscar for composing You Light Up My Life. Now he faces 127 counts of sexual misconduct, including rape. Nick, son, allegedly killed his girlfriend in Soho House.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 02:29:53 -0500(image) The juvenile unit of the New York City jail is a survival-of-the-fittest finishing school for the roughest kids in New York. And an upcoming case alleges the guards run the show.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 02:34:20 -0500(image) How do you get through college these days? You and four friends, police say, deal pot, coke, Adderall, ecstasy, and LSD. Until you make a few boneheaded mistakes.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 22:17:43 -0500(image) New York City in 1971 might seem seedily romantic today, but in reality it was a battlefield. That year, almost 1,500 people were murdered. Fast-forward to 2010, when there have been only 486 homicides.
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 22:29:32 -0500(image) Why do people confess to crimes they didnt commit?
Tue, 5 Mar 2013 22:30:19 -0500Theyre younger, harder to catch, and quicker to violence. Who holds sway where.