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2 hrs ago | New York Daily News
Two officers helped a woman and her daughter escape from a fire in Queens on Thursday.
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3 hrs ago | Newsday
Guillermo Quinones, 24, of Hazelton, Pa., was one of two men arrested on robbery charges Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in a drug deal gone bad on the streets of Central Islip that escalated into a chase, crash, shooting and police manhunt, Suffolk police said.
5 hrs ago | CNN
Going to the 1964 World's Fair in Queens, New York, was like taking a vacation for the Ondrovic family, says Robert Ondrovic.
9 hrs ago | LongIsland.com
10 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com
An on-duty NYPD detective based in Brooklyn accidentally shot his colleague in the wrist while driving drunk on Thursday in Queens, sources said.
14 hrs ago | NY1
The NYPD's Department of Investigation wants to know more about how ambulances were dispatched to the Far Rockaway home Saturday night.
18 hrs ago | New York Post
A bloodied and bruised 85-year-old woman wears a neck brace as she's led out by first responders Wednesday after a home invasion.
SummerStage Kids presented by Disney presents Queens Family Day, a day dedicated to engaging young audiences and their families through thrilling performances! Families will also have the opportunity to participate in interactive music & dance workshops + face painting and more!
Students entering Success Academy 4 in Harlem. They were expecting to go to a middle school inside another local school, but the de Blasio administration blocked that co-location.
Rich Hallett of the U.S. Forest Service examines trees damaged by rats in Queens, New York City, in April 2014.
Police are searching for a burglar who gained access to a Brooklyn convenience store by cutting a hole in the roof.
Every NFL draft hopeful needs a solid theme tune, and who better to perform it than RZA from Wu-Tang Clan and rock band Faulkner? The mastermind producer teamed up with the California alt-rock quartet to create the new collaboration single "NY Anthem," which debuted on ESPN's "Draft Academy" on Tuesday.
A state senator is calling for an impartial investigation into the emergency response to a fire that left two young children dead this past weekend.
Renting out someone's apartment is an easy way to get an inexpensive place to stay if you're a tourist, and cheaper and more convenient than most hotels.
Chef Tomica "Tom" Burke was the winner of Food Network 's Cutthroat Kitchen. Tom is the owner of a catering company Tom Cookery: New Comfort Cuisine & Catering.
When married couple Jennifer Lim and Ben Sandler began plotting The Queens Kickshaw in Astoria, they wanted simply to arm the neighborhood with good coffee.
Queens, N.Y., Supreme Court Judge Richard L. Buchter broke down in tears after sentencing a former housing court officer and assistant girls basketball coach Kerbet Dixon to at least 25 1/3 years behind bars for sexually abusing two young relatives in 2008 and 2009, according to the New York Daily News .