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Noise, pollution, danger: how Amazon warehouses upended a sleepy New York neighborhood
Residents hope traffic, emissions and noise data they are analyzing with the Guardian will help rein in the spread of e-commerce facilities

Kaveh Waddell from Consumer Reports, Aliya Uteuova and Andrew Witherspoon

16, May, 2023 @9:00 AM

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Escaped cow that tore through Brooklyn finds home at sanctuary
Canarsie cow to meet fellow celebrity escapees at rescue center where animals live on vast pasture: ‘He’ll be ecstatic’

Alaina Demopoulos

24, Mar, 2023 @2:41 PM

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Mexican ex-security chief on trial: multimillion bribe claims and a cat named cocaine
Cartel operators, ex-police and a former government official have testified against Genaro García Luna with allegations of cash drops and kidnappings

Oscar Lopez in Mexico City

12, Feb, 2023 @11:15 AM

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‘Constantly displaced’: migrants to New York City seek housing in freezing cold
Arrivals were welcomed and housed in a Manhattan hotel upon arrival, but are now warehoused in a frigid corner of Brooklyn

Samira Asma-Sadeque

04, Feb, 2023 @11:00 AM

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Frank James pleads guilty to terrorism charges in Brooklyn subway shooting
James was arrested on 13 April 2022 after opening fire on the subway and shooting 10 people

Victoria Bekiempis

03, Jan, 2023 @9:35 PM

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Brooklyn pastor who was robbed on live stream in July charged with fraud
Lamor Miller-Whitehead, the ‘bling-bling bishop’ with hip-hop connections, is accused of swindling his own parishioners

Edward Helmore

19, Dec, 2022 @7:49 PM

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‘I’m going to help people heal’: an indoor-outdoor bathhouse grows in Brooklyn
Liz Tortolani’s cityWell spa offers a laid-back boutique experience in the once-industrial but now trendy Gowanus neighborhood

Carly Stern

05, Dec, 2022 @12:00 PM

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New York City kicks off borough-wide curbside composting for the first time
Waste, not: the organic waste program being piloted in Queens will automatically provide the service to its 2.2 million residents

Meghan McDonough with photos by Rengim Mutevellioglu

09, Oct, 2022 @10:00 AM

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‘The death is too much’: New York’s Little Pakistan gathers aid for flood victims
A sense of solidarity in the Brooklyn neighborhood has driven the aid effort – but the Pakistani community says more help is needed

Wilfred Chan in Brooklyn, New York

07, Sep, 2022 @3:43 PM

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Law & Order: Organized Crime crew member shot and killed on set
A 31-year-old man was shot and killed by an unidentified person while on the set in Brooklyn early Tuesday morning

Adrian Horton

19, Jul, 2022 @9:15 PM

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Prosecutors defend decision to place R Kelly under suicide watch
Attorneys for the Brooklyn detention center where the singer is being held say he matches the criteria to be put under supervision

Edward Helmore

04, Jul, 2022 @2:10 PM

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Jay-Z’s bitcoin school met with skepticism in his former housing project: ‘I don’t have money to be losing’
The hip-hop mogul loves to rap about his roots in Brooklyn’s Marcy housing projects. But classes in cryptocurrency show the billionaire is out of touch, residents say

Wilfred Chan in Brooklyn

17, Jun, 2022 @5:00 AM

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