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Severe thunderstorms on Sunday forced an early end to New York's Electric Zoo music festival, delayed flights at area airports and injured two people after a lightning strike near a Bronx beach.
The six trustees removed from the board of the Queens Public Library left court disappointed last week when a judge recommended that their request to nullify their dismissal be denied.
Pre-Labor Day carnival parade speech to target the significant political and economic gains possible through the creation of Caribbean categories in the U.S. Census The clout of Caribbean Americans - evident in the West Indian American Day Carnival Parade's annual display of people power - could grow significantly if accurately reflected in the U.S ... (more)
The 53-year-old victim stepped out between parked cars on Liberty Ave. near Tuckerton St. in Jamaica early Saturday and was struck by a 2007 Dodge Charger, cops said.
When Simon Okoye returned to his Springfield Gardens home Friday after picking up his 14-month-old daughter Daniella from day care, he found she wasn't breathing.
Ellsbury has been fantastic this year, while Gardner was great in center last year and has been very good in left during 2014.
In this April 11, 2013, file photo, a home in the process of being raised is seen in the Broad Channel section of Queens, New York.
At this summer's Calabash International Literary Festival in Jamaica, thousands turned up for readings by big-name authors: Salman Rushdie, Jamaica Kincaid, Zadie Smith and Albert Johnson.
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An AMERICAN tourist died after accidentally taking a toxic dose of codeine prescribed after she hurt herself pulling her bag while travelling to Ireland, an inquest heard.
August 29th, 2014 - The Fourth Squad reports the arrest of two Queens men for an Attempted Burglary which occurred on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 5:20 P.M. in Point Lookout.
Ah, yes, that husky baritonal purr is familiar indeed: Tony Bennett is on the phone, calling from his home in New York.
Members of cat activist group Astoria7 posted 100 flyers offering a reward for information about Bobby the cat's killers.
Police have arrested a suspect who they said tried to sexually assault a woman and then attacked her three children after posing as a livery cab driver.
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