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Residents of Elmhurst, Queens protest the use of the old PanAm Hotel as a homeless shelter. (Credit: CBS 2)

Queens Residents Protest Placement Of Homeless Families In Old Pan-Am Hotel

The Department of Homeless Services has moved close to 200 homeless families into the old Pan-Am Hotel in East Elmhurst and plan on moving in more.

07/22/2014

Queens District Attorney Richard Brown (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Queens DA: Man Arrested On Child Porn Charges After Dropping Off Laptop For Repair

Prosecutors say the images were discovered April 1 by a technician at a Best Buy electronics store in Long Island City where Michael Murray, 61, took the laptop to be repaired.

04/10/2014

A Honda Accord was pulled from the water following an accident that left 4 people dead in Astoria. (Credit:Roger Stern 1010 WINS)

Police Eye Speed, Weather In Astoria Crash That Killed 4

Police said the driver tried to make a quick U-turn on a dead-end street in Astoria. Instead, authorities say the car slipped on the wet road and tumbled into Steinway Creek.

04/06/2014

This surveillance image shows a suspect using a credit card belonging to a livery cab driver who was robbed in Queens this month. (Credit; NYPD)

Police Search For Suspect In Queens Livery Cab Robberies

Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find a suspect in a string of livery cab robberies in Queens going back to October.

01/29/2014

Authorities on the scene of a fatal fire in Queens on Jan. 1, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

FDNY: Boy Killed In Queens Fire After Flames Spread To Couch, Decorations

Firefighters were called to the house on 90th Street in East Elmhurst around 9 a.m. When they arrived, the house was already engulfed in flames.

01/01/2014

NYPD officers respond to the scene of a hit-and-run in East Elmhurst, Queens on Dec. 25, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Killed In East Elmhurst Hit-And-Run Christmas Morning

Police believe the car that hit him may be a beige Toyota Camry with Pennsylvania plates.

12/25/2013

Pit Bull (credit: Clipart.com, FILE PHOTO)

Woman Attacked By Pit Bull In Queens

A woman was hospitalized Sunday evening, after she was attacked by a pit bull belonging to a friend in Queens.

09/22/2013

(Photo/Stan Brooks, 1010 WINS)

Federal Stimulus Funds Pave The Way For Smoother NYC Streets

Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan announced Monday that the agency started using 12 new electric screeds that will reduce fuel costs and carbon emissions.

03/29/2011