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The Bronx

  1. Bronx Gang Spelled Out Name in Stolen Drug Money on FacebookNot smart.
  2. Toddler Briefly Obtains $500, Promptly Has It StolenThis is why we do not trust children with money.
  3. The Bronx
    Esquire Critic John Mariani Attacks Brooklyn, Calls Belmont NewThe magazine critic is wrong about the Bronx, but he also happens to be correct.
  4. How to Buy a Law in New York PoliticsThe latest local pol arrested followed the script of political thrillers.
  5. Old Guy Steals $1.6 Million From Old Lady, Goes Wild on Home Shopping NetworkHe even bought a “multi-color fog maker.”
  6. Phone Thief Takes Particularly Stupid Selfie He didn’t log out of his victim’s Facebook account.
  7. Another Terrible Thing Happened on a Subway TrackA man’s legs got sliced off.
  8. Teens Arrested for YouTube-ing Fight Between Elementary School Girls [Updated]Kids today.
  9. 5-Year-Old Bronx Boy Accidentally Shot by Family MemberHe’s in stable condition.
  10. The Bronx
    Bruckner Bar & Grill Faces an Uncertain FutureA Sandy-damaged restaurant continues to pick up the pieces.
  11. Bragging About Nerf Guns at School No Longer CoolA Bronx elementary school went on lockdown this morning.
  12. Bronx Stop-And-Frisk Won’t Stop Quite YetJudge agrees it’s too complicated and costly to simply halt.
  13. NYPD Stop-and-Frisks Outside Bronx Apartments Ruled UnconstitutionalA judge has limited the police’s “Clean Halls” program.
  14. Three Alarm Bronx Fire Leaves Three DeadTwo firemen were also injured.
  15. Ray Kelly Sees Progress in ‘Bad Barbies’ All-Female Gang BustMaybe it’s a sign of the times.”
  16. Bronx Gang Busted Discussing Crimes on Facebook and InstagramThe NYPD is really getting a hang of this social media stuff.
  17. Police Question Father of Baby Killed in Bronx Fire The mother, who was stabbed to death, had a restraining order against him. 
  18. Shot Off-Duty Cop Chases Down Robber, Kills HimA dramatic, scary night in the Bronx.
  19. Bronx Motel Murder Suspect Found Dead in MiamiThe man allegedly behind the execution-style murder killed himself before he was arrested.
  20. Two People Shot ‘Execution Style’ at Bronx MotelPolice are searching for the suspect.
  21. Teenage Boy Charged With Killing Mom, Leaving Body in Plastic ContainerPolice sources say he confessed to the crime.
  22. Bronx Mother Found Murdered in Plastic ContainerTerrible.
  23. Police Kill One, Crash Car During Robbery Chaos in the Bronx [Updated]There was also a three-hour standoff between the NYPD and the thieves.
  24. Fancy Stolen Motorcycles Re-Stolen From NYPDThese criminals have a magic act.”
  25. Two Heroin Factories Busted in the BronxIt was heroin.
  26. Four-Year-Old Boy Shot and Killed at Bronx Basketball Court Two others were wounded.
  27. Throwing a Beer at a Cop Probably Saved a Kid’s LifeA cop and two other men were wounded during a shoot-out in the Bronx.
  28. Cell Phone Storage Truck for High Schoolers Exists, Gets Robbed [Updated]There were tears.
  29. NYPD Officer to Be Charged in Shooting Death of Unarmed 18-Year-OldA grand jury in the Bronx has opted to bring manslaughter charges against the cop.
  30. Entire Bronx Building Wins Worst Hotel Trip EverEveryone’s getting kicked out of their homes because the fire escapes were removed.
  31. Bad Teacher, Part XLIXWeekend edition. 
  32. Bad Teacher, Part XLVIIIA 12-year-old Bronx boy says his teacher duct-taped him to a chair.
  33. Eight-Year-Old Boy Shot in Shoulder by Passing Bicyclist in Bronx The boy is in stable condition.
  34. Bronx Teacher Arrested for Assaulting 12-Year-Old StudentThe student said she was repeatedly punched by the teacher.
  35. Six-Foot-Tall Marijuana Plants Discovered in the BronxBy the police, that is.
  36. Bronx Pervert Principal Headed to Sensitivity TrainingIt sounds like he needs a lot of it.
  37. Pepper Spray Attacks Keep HappeningA student hit fourteen people at a Bronx high school today.
  38. Bronx Woman Dies in Mass Power OutageFour thousand were without power. 
  39. Two Wounded in Bronx Hospital ShootingThe gunman opened fire in a public waiting room.
  40. World’s Largest Pumpkin Will Be Carved at the New York Botanical GardenThe 1,818-pound gourd hails from Canada.
  41. Mugger Seemed Like a Nice Enough Guy on the InternetLess so in surveillance-camera footage.
  42. NYPD Ticket-Fixing Indictments Expected on TuesdayGet ready for another police scandal.
  43. NYPD Officer’s Attempted Suicide Might Have Been Over Ticket-Fixing TestimonyA veteran officer talked to a grand jury then grabbed the third rail.
  44. Bronx Man May Be Irene’s Only New York FatalityJose Sierra was found in the water off of City Island.
  45. DSK’s Lawyers Working on Bronx StrategyIt might include avoiding the Bronx all together.
  46. Bronx School Not Concerned About White Supremacist PrincipalHe was hired two years ago.
  47. Ancient Water Main in the Bronx Decides to Abruptly RetireIt unleashed a flood of water in the Bronx today.
  48. Openings
    Old Stella D’oro Factory to Become BJ’s ClubThe cookie factory closed in 2009 after 87 years in the city.
  49. Booze News
    First of Two Bronx-Made Beers Hits Bars This WeekendBronck’s Beer Company will debut around the city this weekend.
  50. Questionable Practices
    Beer Brewers Uncover Solution to Pesky Brooklyn BrandingName things after the Bronx instead.
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