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A Queens man was killed early Sunday after his car went out of control at a high rate of speed on the Southern State Parkway in West Islip and crashed into an overpass wall, New York State Police said.
Police say the minivan was traveling westbound on 35 Avenue just before 5 p.m. Sunday when it struck a curb and a fire hydrant before coming to a rest on its side.
Paola Francisco, 16, right, Jennifer Feliz, 15, center, and Salma Bah, 16, work on a math problem as a group in an Upward Bound program, which serves as a pathway to college for students from low-income families, in New York.
Manhattan already has a greenway, a foot and bike trail that circles the island and advocates are now pushing for the completion of a similar greenway in Brooklyn and Queens.
The captain of the fishing boat Hot Tuna and mainstay of National Geographic Channel's unscripted Sunday hit "Wicked Tuna" prefers his tuna raw, thank you very much, with a little soy and wasabi on the side.
Retired letter carrier Steven Ramos packs up his house in Queens, N.Y., to move to central Florida, where he estimates his living costs will drop by 80 percent.
On Friday, July 25, 2014 at 7 PM Lyft launched in New York City after finalizing agreements to offer rides to city commuters.
This is Fox 5's Friday Night Live, a weekly celebration of the end of the work week.
A construction worker has been awarded $7.6 million by a Manhattan jury four years after he was badly injured in a fall off a scaffold at Roosevelt Field mall, court documents show.
City Lore and The Bronx Museum of the Arts are teaming up to celebrate immigrant communities, with a special edition of Bronx Stories, a collaborative series that hosts storytellers, poets, and musicians.
The city promises that Greenpoint ferry service is coming back this morning, hours after the G train's Queens tunnel shutdown.
Students from the Sorrentino Recreation Center enjoy the new Beach Channel Playground located on Beach 79th Street between Beach Channel Drive.
Jurors in accused cop killer Darrell Fuller's trial didn't reach a verdict in three hours of deliberations Friday after the defense attacked eyewitnesses' reliability and a prosecutor cited "abundant" evidence against the defendant.
Behind all the nerd billionaires and trendy restaurants in today's San Francisco, there is another city, where the most interesting people aren't wearing hoodies - they're wearing spike heels, glitter catsuits and fantastic hair.
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