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2 hrs ago | NY1

DOI Examines 911 Timeline in Fatal Queens Fire

The NYPD's Department of Investigation wants to know more about how ambulances were dispatched to the Far Rockaway home Saturday night.

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6 hrs ago | New York Post

Elderly couple brutally beaten, robbed in Queens home

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.

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11 hrs ago | Black Enterprise

Plastic Surgeon Talks Career Choice and Misconceptions of Profession

Plastic surgeons are considered by some as the rock stars of the medical industry.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

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Wynton Marsalis with JLCO in Long Island City

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!

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WNYC-AM New York

City Says It's Close to Finding New Homes for Three Charters

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.

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LiveScience

How Cold Was Winter? Starving Rats Ate Trees

Rich Hallett of the U.S. Forest Service examines trees damaged by rats in Queens, New York City, in April 2014.

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WABC 7

Brooklyn burglar caught on video cashing in lotto tickets in Queens

Police are searching for a burglar who gained access to a Brooklyn convenience store by cutting a hole in the roof.

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Billboard

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA, Faulkner Debut 'NY Anthem...

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.

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NY1

Improvements Planned for Busy Queens Transit Corridor

Queens is the only borough that doesn't yet have speedier Select Bus Service lines, but that could be changing, as some improvements are planned for a busy transit corridor that runs the length of the borough.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

NY1

State Senator Wants Investigation Into Emergency Response to Fatal Queens Fire

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.

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MyFoxNY

Airbnb fights NY attorney general's subpoena

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.

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Examiner.com

Queens Chef Wins Reality Show

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.

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The Village Voice

How the Queens Kickshaw Owners Built an Astoria Gathering Space

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.

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NewsOne

Re: Kerbit Dixon Verdict: Judge Breaks Down After Sentencing Pedophile | News One

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 .

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New York Post

Restaurants take extreme measures to cope with lime crisis

Justin Noel, owner of Greenwich Village cocktail bar Sweetwater Social, was packing up supplies from a liquor industry event the other day, when he caught sight of an unattended box filled with valuables.

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WNYC-AM New York

Earth Day Family Meeting: Let's Fix This Mess

Students at the Robert E. Peary School in Queens took on the issue of climate change for their table project.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Women's Wear Daily

Queens Museum Mounting Andy Warhol Exhibit

An exhibit that revisits the scandal at the 1964 World's Fair in Queens, N.Y., opens Saturday, in conjunction with the fair's 50th anniversary.

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New York Daily News

Fire erupts in commercial building in Queens

The blaze, which started on the third floor of a four-story building on 37th Ave. at the corner of 75th St. in Jackson Heights, was reported around 6:11 p.m. Monday.

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Skift

A Proposal to Link Brooklyn and Queens Waterfronts via Streetcar

The streetcar is an underused resource in New York City's vast transportation network, but its uniqueness would make it a useful and popular attraction for locals and visitors alike.

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NY1

FDNY: Child Playing with Lighter Sparked Fatal Queens Fire

Investigators say a child playing with a lighter sparked a deadly fire in Queens over the weekend that killed two small children.

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Fire Warning for Queens County was issued at April 24 at 2:23PM EDT

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