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3 hrs ago | Racked
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 .
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3 hrs ago | The New York Observer
For years now, rumor has suggested that Long Island City will, before long, finally "arrive."
3 hrs ago | Newsday
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.
7 hrs ago | CBS Local
A 14-year-old Queens girl was shot in the abdomen early Friday morning and her younger brother is being questioned, police said.
11 hrs ago | New York Daily News
The boy's parents will most likely not be charged if they were unaware that he had found the gun, according to cops.
13 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
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.
Tamira Mobley, inset, has been indicted in the death of Tamara Blaine, main, after she allegedly administered a botched butt-enhancement injection.
A group of hip-hop legends, many hailing from the five boroughs, will perform this weekend at the city's only casino.
QUEENS THEATRE will present Frank Ferrante 's AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO. The limited engangement will play four performances only March 28-30, 2014 at Queens Theatre .
As reports began to pour in about a deadly gas explosion in East Harlem Wednesday morning, Charles Caccese saw yet another red flag that the city, and the country, needs to repair its aging infrastructure.
Today's Highlight in History: On March 13, 1964, bar manager Catherine "Kitty" Genovese, 28, was stabbed to death near her Queens, N.Y. home; the case generated controversy over the supposed reluctance of Genovese's neighbors to respond to her cries for help.
A valuable Norman Rockwell painting that went missing from a storage space in Queens last year may have been found.
This is no television cop drama -- these are real images taken as New York City and Port Authority police officers engage in an armed, three-hour standoff with a man who led them on a wild airport chase.
Tamara Blaine died after receiving illegal butt injections, allegedly carried out by unlicensed beautician Tamira Mobley, who has been charged with manslaughter.
Some patients who were treated at South Nassau Communities Hospital may be at risk of contracting HIV and hepatitis B and C, the hospital announced.
The owners of a Bronx pharmacy bilked the federal government out of nearly $10 million in the past year by convincing Medicaid patients with HIV to sell them back their drugs, officials said Tuesday.