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  • Police officials in New York City have changed the way officers respond to fires following the death of an officer.
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  • officer guerra funeral
  • In a slow moving procession that stretched for blocks in Rockaway Beach, the NYPD brought fallen police officer Dennis Guerra and his family through a sea of officers standing shoulder-to-shoulder to a final tribute to a man they called a hero.
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  • Marcell Dockery reportedly told police he lit a mattress on fire in the hallway because he was bored. The 16-year-old is now charged with felony murder.
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  • nypd housing officer dennis guerra
  • Following the death of Officer Dennis Guerra, the NYPD has issued a directive on Thursday to all officers, formally advising them of how to respond to fires.
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  • nypd housing officer dennis guerra
  • One of the NYPD housing officers left critical after a high-rise fire in Brooklyn passed away Wednesday morning.
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  • coney island arson suspect
  • Two NYPD housing officers are in critical condition after they were overcome by smoke while responding to the fire.
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  • coney island luna park thunderbolt
  • The Thunderbolt is Coney Island's newest roller coaster, which breaks ground Monday and is slated to open Memorial Day weekend.
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  • tony yarbough and shariff wilson
  • For the first time in Tony Yarbough's and Shariff Wilson's adult lives, they are waking up in their homes instead of a prison cell.
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  • wonder wheel
  • A woman says her ride on the Wonder Wheel turned into a nightmare because of superstar Beyoncé.
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  • jackie robinson statue
  • A Brooklyn neighborhood is standing up to hate and honoring a sports legend by rededicating the statue of Jackie Robinson that was vandalized.
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  • coaster injury
  • The 5-year-old was riding on the Sea Serpent Roller Coaster at Deno's Wonder Wheel Amusement Park.
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  • coaster injury
  • Matt Kozar is live on the Lower East Side with more
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  • childrens roller coaster in coney island
  • Kemberly Richardson has more
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  • coney island pedestrian bridge
  • Crews tore down the longtime pedestrian bridge that connected a Coney Island, Brooklyn, subway station to the New York Aquarium and the Boardwalk.
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  • 19 year old Diana Metellus was charged with assault, reckless endangerment, endangering the welfare of a child, criminal possession of a weapon, menacing and harassment.
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  • Police say the 7-year-old girl had drugs in her system and is listed in critical but stable condition at Lutheran Hospital Center in Brooklyn.
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  • luna park astrotower
  • Demolition crews using two cranes have finished their work dismantling the 275-foot Astrotower, reducing it to 92 feet.
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  • astrotower demolished
  • Coney Island's swaying tower is now a shrinking tower.
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  • missing jet skiers
  • The body of 44-year-old Willie Tom of Manhattan and 29-year-old Celine Fu of Brooklyn were both recovered near Coney Island on Friday afternoon.
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  • joey chestnut
  • Joey Chestnut has downed 69 franks and devoured his own record in the annual hot dog eating contest.
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  • Luna park
  • Joe Torres reports from Coney Island
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  • astrotower luna park coney island
  • Lisa Colagrassi has the latest from Coney Island
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  • Check out images from the show as competitors gobbled down hot dogs to try and win the coveted Mustard Belt
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  • luna park astrotower coney island
  • Lisa Colagrossi reports on the stability of an iconic attraction in Coney Island
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  • Hundreds of thousands of people hit the famed Brooklyn boardwalk Saturday for the procession, billed as the world's largest art parade. This year's version was a spectacle of outlandish floats, muscle cars, cross-dressing men and women in revealing costumes.
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  • Dave Evans is live at Coney Island with more
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  • On a Saturday night in Coney Island on Memorial Day weekend, the Boardwalk is typically bustling with people. Not this year with it being this cold.
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  • nathans famous reopening
  • "Nathan's Famous" in Coney Island had a grand re-opening Thursday, more than six months after Superstorm Sandy.
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  • coney island rape sketch
  • Police are looking for a man who attacked a 13- year-old girl in Brooklyn, and they are hoping a sketch will lead to an arrest.
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  • sunken coney island barge
  • A barge carrying a crane has partially sunk off Coney Island.
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  • jackie robinson brooklyn
  • From Coney Island to Ebbets Field, photos of the places where Jackie Robinson made his mark in Brooklyn.
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  • jackie robinson east flatbush house tilden avenue
  • Council member Jumaane Williams is leading the effort to get the city to recognize 5224 Tilden Avenue as a landmark and perhaps open it as a museum one day.
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  • jackie robinson
  • See images of baseball star Jackie Robinson, who broke the league's color barrier
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  • The 8,000 colored lights will be programmable for shows and special events.
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  • new york aquarium to reopen
  • The New York Aquarium will partially reopen on May 25, a milestone that will be celebrated about seven months after Superstorm Sandy devastated the 14-acre aquarium campus.
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  • The man arrested in the fatal shooting of one person and wounding three of others in Brooklyn's Coney Island neighborhood earlier this month has been released from custody.
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  • coney island reopens
  • In another sign of recovery from Superstorm Sandy, Coney Island's amusement park reopened to visitors on Sunday.
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  • Police have arrested a man in connection with the shooting of four people, one fatally, inside a Coney Island apartment.
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  • breaking news
  • An NYPD officer is recovering after suffering a head injury on Coney Island.
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  • Ambulances are being welcomed again at Coney Island hospital severely damaged nearly four months ago by Superstorm Sandy.
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  • Donald Franks says he was falsely arrested for looting after Sandy hit and jailed for nine days.
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  • Investigators say Bruce Lewis threw the victim to the ground, punched him in the face and took his money.
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  • The NYPD has released new images of the suspect believed to be behind the beating of an elderly man in Brooklyn.
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  • Money raised from the swim will go to a non-profit called "Coney Recovers".
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  • The steep stairwells make it impossible for people in wheelchairs to get up and down from the upper floors on Coney Island's West 24th Street - the elevators stopped working after Sandy, and that has forced a young disabled girl to miss school for months.
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  • Mayor Michael Bloomberg has long wanted to replace the hardwood in the boardwalks with more durable and environmentally friendly materials, like concrete and plastic composites.
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  • Superstorm Sandy damage will force the iconic Nathan's Famous hot dog eatery in Coney Island to remain closed for several more months.
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  • Coney Island Hospital is in one of the hardest hit areas of Brooklyn, and it's going to take weeks for the hospital to fully recover.
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  • Dr. Sapna Parikh has the latest on the hospital that is still largely closed.
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  • Sandra Bookman reports from Coney Island on a small spike in crime
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