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Police are on the lookout for a 40-year-old man wanted in connection with an attempted kidnapping that took place Friday afternoon in Queens.
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March 15th, 2014 - Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that two men pleaded guilty today to a scam involving the use of hidden cameras and bank card "skimmers" at commuter rail ticket vending machines to gather bank card information to steal money from riders' accounts.
Flames could be seen for miles as a blaze consumed a four-block stretch of weeds Saturday near Spring Creek Park in Howard Beach, Queens.
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Those two New York buildings where eight people died in an explosion were served by a very old gas main -- 127 years old to be exact.
"Kitty Genovese: A True Account of a Public Murder and its Private Consequences" by Catherine Pelonero.
All work is dependent on good weather . The work is part of the $50 million design/build project to reconstruct the 54,000-square-foot ramp, constructed in 1967.
Cops are looking to question a teenage boy they believe gave away the gun used by a 12-year-old Queens boy in the accidental shooting of his teen sister Friday.
Forest Hills Stadium , the legendary sporting and entertainment venue hidden in the idyllic Queens, New York neighborhood of Forest Hills, announces their 2014 concert season.
Walmart is inching its way to the five boroughs: Crain's reports that the megachain for 40,000 square feet at 253-01 Rockaway Boulevard .
For years now, rumor has suggested that Long Island City will, before long, finally "arrive."
A Queens man who used information from the Target data breach was to be arraigned Friday, March 14, 2014 after buying more than $35,000 in gift cards at one store in a span of two weeks, Suffolk police said.
A 14-year-old Queens girl was shot in the abdomen early Friday morning and her younger brother is being questioned, police said.
The boy's parents will most likely not be charged if they were unaware that he had found the gun, according to cops.
Target Margin Theater , presented by The Chocolate Factory Theater, continues its exploration of Yiddish Theater with a new adaptation of one of the central plays of Yiddish history, Uriel Acosta: I Want That Man!, taken from myriad literary and historical sources.