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Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota campaign in the New York City mayoral race. (credit: Getty Images)

Lhota Slams Harry Belafonte For ‘Race Baiting’ Comments

Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio hit the campaign trail Sunday with several events around the city.

11/03/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

Body Pulled From Little Neck Bay Offshore From Queens

A man’s body was pulled from Little Neck Bay offshore from Bayside, Queens Saturday morning.

10/19/2013

LIRR ticket machine (file)

Brazen Scammers Target LIRR Riders With Ticket Machine Cameras

Long Island Rail Road vending machines are a quick and easy way for thousands of riders to get tickets. However, investigators fear that some passengers may have been taken for a ride before even getting on a train.

10/18/2013

Classroom (File - credit: CBS 2)

UFT Survey: Hundreds Of Thousands Of Kids In Overcrowded Classrooms

UFT president Michael Mulgrew said Cardozo High School in Queens tops the list with 385 overcrowded classes. In all, the survey found 6,313 overcrowded classes, 180 more than last year.

09/26/2013

Trees Cut By Con Edison

Queens Residents: Con Edison Is Ruining Our Trees

Residents of certain sections of Queens have said their beautiful, tree-lined streets are being massacred, and the storms of the past year are not to blame.

06/26/2013

New School In Bayside

Queens Residents Say New School Will Bring More Congestion To Crowded Area

“We’re in favor of a school, it’s just a matter of finding the right location. There are serious problems, houses all around, a narrow street,” Community Board 11 spokesman Jerry Iannece told CBS 2’s John Slattery.

05/10/2013

Little League Cleanup In Queens

Little League Players Hit The Field For Volunteer Cleanup In Queens

Nearly 1,000 Little League players took to the fields Saturday – to volunteer for a cleanup effort.

04/06/2013

Idled school buses are viewed at the Atlantic Express Transportation Crop. after more than 8,000 New York City school bus drivers and aides went on strike over job protection Wednesday morning on Jan. 16, 2013. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Union: New York City School Bus Strike Ends, But We Will Fight On

Local 1181 President Michael Cordiello said in no way is the suspension of the strike a sign of his side giving up its fight.

02/15/2013

35th Avenue and 204th Street in Bayside, Queens (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Queens Street Being Renamed For 9/11 Hero Thought To Be Terrorist

A 9/11 hero once labeled a terrorist is finally getting the honor he deserves, nearly a dozen years later.

02/13/2013

(credit: CBS 2 via surveillance video)

Queens Residents Fighting Back Against Tandem Robbery Teams

In Bayside, Douglaston and Little Neck, there were 41 burglaries in November, up from 17 last year. And there were 10 more just last week.

12/13/2012

Gregory Cucchiara

Son Maintains Innocence In Murder Of Parents In Queens

It was a heart-wrenching experience for a Queens family Wednesday, as a loved one was arraigned in court on charges that he killed his own parents in separate attacks.

12/12/2012

Gregory Cucchiara

Queens Man Charged With Killing Parents In Separate Attacks

A Queens man will plead not guilty Wednesday to a crime that is hard to imagine – police said he killed his mother in 2011, and his father 15 months later.

12/11/2012

Broadway Rocks Times Square - Sep 20, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Broadway Rocks Times Square For Kids With Special Needs

There was a special celebration in Times Square today for some children with special needs.

09/20/2012

Keil Bros. Garden Center - Bayside, Queens (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

US Open A Boom To Kiel Bros. Garden Center In Bayside

The US Open is certainly a economic engine for restaurants and hotels, but one might not think of the benefits to a local family run garden center.

08/27/2012

Michael Chung's residence in Bayside, Queens (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

FBI: Queens Man Threatened Pennsylvania Bank Workers

Chung is accused of faxing a threatening letter to an attorney and loss prevention official at a Sovereign Bank in Pottsville, Pa. over a home equity loan dispute.

08/08/2012

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