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VIDEO–Yankee Fans Bring in the Season

Fans gather outside Yankee Stadium for opening day.

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Major Heroin Bust in Bronx Called a Sign of a Growing Problem

On Thursday, four men were arrested and approximately $1 million worth of heroin was seized after a raid on an apartment in Parkchester. Sources with knowledge of the case said the bust was indicative of an increasing number of wholesale heroin operations in the Bronx.

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Joseph Yancey Track and Field Set to Open Friday

City officials and the family of a New York sports legend will gather Friday at the opening ceremony for the new Joseph Yancey Track and Field in the Bronx. The facility replaces an older park of the same name that was closed as part of the construction of the new Yankee Stadium that began in 2006.

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Former Champ Looking for Boxing’s Future

Edwin Viruet, 59, knows a thing or two about throwing a punch.

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Community in Disbelief After 9-month-old Baby’s Brutal Death

A Bronx neighborhood is shocked by the death of a baby, caused by abuse.

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Bronx Church Fights to Keep Neighborhood Affordable

Bronx Church Fights to Keep Neighborhood Affordable

Construction on a housing development aimed to keep Bronx residents in a neighborhood began Friday.

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Called “Burger Boy,” Teenager is Cleared of Assault Five Years Later

Called “Burger Boy,” Teenager is Cleared of Assault Five Years Later

A 23-year-old Bronx man was exonerated of charges that he put glass in a police officer’s Big Mac.

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A crying woman, shots and an officer down

A police officer was shot and a man was killed Monday in the South Bronx.

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