Troy Ave

A week before rapper Troy Ave was shot while sitting in his prized Maserati on Christmas day, he showed off the $140K sports car on social media.

In one photo on his Instagram.com page, Ave posed next to the candy apple red car with his young son. Father and son wore matching red bubble jackets and expensive sneakers.

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Tiarah Poyau

Mayor Bill de Blasio walked back his plans to end NY’s annual J’Ouvert parade after 2 young people were shot and killed early Monday.

The annual overnight street party in Brooklyn celebrating Caribbean culture was marred by violence for the third straight year.

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foster sisters

Two Brooklyn sisters took an epic trip to NYC that still has New Yorkers talking.

Zahara, 5, and Zamiyah, 7, woke up hungry and adventurous on Thursday morning. The girls, who are enjoying summer vacation from school, didn’t want to awaken their foster parents.

So they donned Cinderella and Rapunzel costumes, accessorized with polka dot shower caps (in case of rain), and slipped out of their house.

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amani miller

Police are still searching for the suspects who tortured and shot 24-year-old Amani Miller in a Brooklyn housing project on March 15.

Miller was reportedly lured to the Bay View Houses in Carnasie, where he was shot to death in a fifth-floor hallway, according to the NY Daily News.

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glen grays

The overzealous NYPD cops who arrested an on-duty mailman for shouting at them have been placed on desk duty, the NY Daily News reports.

Lt. Luis Machado who oversaw the three plainclothes cops that arrested postal employee Glen Grays was relieved of his gun and badge.

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Foxy Brown

Old skool rapper Foxy Brown was honored with a proclamation and key to the city by the president of the Borough of Brooklyn. According to Hip Hop DX, Brown and Rev. Run’s son Diggy Simmons were honored with the proclamations at the Leaders of Tomorrow event in Brooklyn.

Brown, who doesn’t rap much anymore, spends her days posting Instagram.com Selfies of her ample assets, such as the image above.

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