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Water Main Break In Astoria, Queens Forces Dozens Out Of Their Homes

It’s become a wet weekend for dozens of Queens residents and it had nothing to do with the weather.

12/13/2014

The Squad 288/Hazmat 1 firehouse in Maspeth lost 18 members on 9/11. (credit: CBS 2)

Con Ed Cables Catch Fire, Send Flames Up From Sidewalk In Astoria, Queens

Underground Con Edison cables caught fire in Astoria, Queens Thursday afternoon, prompting the evacuation of three homes.

11/13/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Man Hit, Killed By Cement Truck In Astoria, Queens

A man was struck and killed by a cement truck Wednesday in Astoria, Queens.

10/29/2014

Anti-police graffiti on Queens phone booth. Expletive blurred by CBSNewYork.com. (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Investigating Anti-Police Graffiti In Queens

The NYPD is investigating anti-police graffiti found scrawled on public phone booths in Queens.

10/23/2014

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NYC’s 4 Best Bloody Marys

Here’s where to go for the best Bloody Marys in New York City.

10/03/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the theft of a bag from an Astoria subway station. The suspect allegedly tried to use a debit card from the bag at a Harlem deli. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole Woman’s Bag At Astoria Subway Stop, Tried To Use Debit Card

Police on Tuesday were trying to identify a suspect who allegedly stole a woman’s bag from a subway station in Astoria, Queens and tried to use her debit card.

09/30/2014

A surveillance image of suspects in the theft of liquor bottles at the Bohemian Beer Garden in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspects Ripped Off Multiple Liquor Bottles From Astoria’s Bohemian Beer Garden

Police were searching Friday for three suspects who ripped off multiple bottles of hard liquor from the Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden in Astoria, Queens.

09/05/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Bacon Dishes

In honor of National Bacon Day, we’ve chosen our five favorite bacon dishes in New York City.

08/28/2014

Scene of shooting that injured two men in Flatbush on Aug. 23, 2014 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Violent Night In New York City After 4 Shot In 3 Incidents

One of the shootings happened around 12:30 a.m. in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn.

08/23/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man, Boy Shot And Wounded Near Astoria Public Housing Development

A man and a teenage boy were wounded Thursday afternoon outside the Astoria Houses public housing development in Queens.

07/03/2014

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga pose backstage after her show at Roseland Ballroom on April 6, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett Give Surprise Performance To Queens High School Students

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett surprised a Queens high school class Monday with a special discussion and performance.

06/16/2014

Elvis McKenzie

Police Identify Suspect In Astoria Attack, Attempted Sexual Assault

Police on Friday were asking the public to help them find a suspect in a sexual assault and abuse in Astoria, Queens.

06/06/2014

Astoria, Queens Car Into Pedestrian

Driver Caught On Video Striking Pedestrian In Astoria, Queens

Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a driver who was caught on video striking a pedestrian in Astoria, Queens.

05/20/2014

Queens Forcible Touching Suspect

Women On Edge As Search Continues For Suspected Serial Groper In Queens

The suspect came up to the victims and tried to speak to them, and then touched their buttocks over their clothes, police said. The victims were between the ages of 14 and 25.

05/09/2014

Queens Forcible Touching Suspect

Police: Man Groped Girls, Women In Woodside And Astoria, Queens

Police Thursday evening were asking for help from the public in finding a man who allegedly groped four girls and women’s buttocks in Astoria and Woodside, Queens.

05/08/2014

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