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Two bodies were found inside this fire in Far Rockaway, Queens, on Aug. 23, 2015, officials said. (Credit: Valerie Castro/CBS2)

Officials: 2 Dead In Far Rockaway Fire

The blaze was reported around 1 p.m. Sunday at a two-story dwelling on Cornaga Street, the FDNY said.


A nurse uses a syringe to prepare an injection of the combined Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination (file/credit: GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Department Investigating Small Cluster Of Mumps Cases In Far Rockaway

The Health Department said it is investigating a small cluster of mumps cases in Far Rockaway, Queens.


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Mayor De Blasio Unveils Plans For Affordable Senior Living In Far Rockaway

Eligible seniors must have less than $36,000 a year in income.


Children's bicycles have been targeted in string of thefts in Far Rockaway, Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

Rash Of Bike Thefts From Children Leaves Far Rockaway Neighbors Worried

A Queens neighborhood remained on alert Monday, as police searched for thieves who have repeatedly targeted children and stolen their bicycles.


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$12,500 Reward Offered For Arrest After Man Fires At Officers In Queens

A new surveillance photo was released late Friday, and a reward for information leading to an arrest was raised to $12,500, after someone fired shots at two officers in Queens.


Police are looking to question several men after shots were fired at two police officers in Far Rockaway, Queens. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Shoots At Two Officers In Queens

Two officers have been treated at a hospital after a man fired a gun at them in Queens, police said.


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Maryland Woman Dies After Receiving Injections In Buttocks

The woman stopped breathing while getting the injections, which may have been silicone, sources said.


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The 5 Best Beaches In New York City

New York City has 14 miles of beaches, from beauties in the Bronx to the historical sands of Brooklyn to surfing in Queens.



Human Remains Found Inside Duffel Bag On Far Rockaway Shoreline

Police said two feet with white socks and blue jeans could be seen through a garbage bag that was protruding from the duffel bag.


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Police: 2 Men Wanted In 4 Queens Robberies

Police are looking for two men wanted in connection with a string of robberies in Far Rockaway, Queens.


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Driver Dead After Crashing Car Into A Train Pillar In Far Rockaway

Police say a 28-year-old man is dead after he crashed his car into a support pillar for an elevated subway train in Queens.


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30-Year-Old Man Found Shot To Death in Far Rockaway

Police in New York City are investigating after a 30-year-old man was found fatally shot on a Queens street corner.


New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Clergy Members Gather To Protest Against Police Policies After Garner Decision

More protests were held Friday against the NYPD policing policies, in the wake of the grand jury decision in the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner.


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Man, 22, Found Shot To Death On Far Rockaway Street

Police are looking for a suspect in connection with a deadly shooting that took place in Queens on Sunday morning.


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Report: Human Error, Flawed Dispatch System Delayed Response To Fatal Far Rockaway Fire

Human error and a flawed dispatch system played a role in a fire that claimed the lives of two young children earlier this year in Queens, according to a report released Tuesday.